The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 298 334 307
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 8 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.025% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.027% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 17
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -17.64%
Software Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the City of London region.

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Software Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Consultant in their job title.

1 15 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 14 (58.33%) Workflow
2 14 (58.33%) Back Office
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 8 (33.33%) Derivative
4 8 (33.33%) SimCorp Dimension
4 8 (33.33%) Front Office
4 8 (33.33%) Bloomberg
4 8 (33.33%) Charles River
4 8 (33.33%) SimCorp
4 8 (33.33%) thinkFolio
4 8 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
4 8 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 8 (33.33%) Investment Management
5 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Sage
5 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Vermilion
5 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) Business Objects
5 6 (25.00%) JDBC
5 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Software Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) SimCorp Dimension
2 6 (25.00%) Sage BI
2 6 (25.00%) Sage 200
2 6 (25.00%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 14 (58.33%) Back Office
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Front Office
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) JDBC
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 8 (33.33%) Derivative
2 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 14 (58.33%) Workflow
3 8 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 8 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
3 8 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 6 (25.00%) CRM
4 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Development
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (4.17%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Bloomberg
1 8 (33.33%) Charles River
1 8 (33.33%) SimCorp
1 8 (33.33%) thinkFolio
2 6 (25.00%) Vermilion
2 6 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 6 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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