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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 240 301 310
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 16 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.21% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 6
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £22,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
6294 9752 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 8452 8446
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 20 (46.51%) Asset Management
2 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 19 (44.19%) Portfolio Management
3 17 (39.53%) SimCorp
4 16 (37.21%) Derivative
4 16 (37.21%) Workflow
4 16 (37.21%) Bloomberg
5 15 (34.88%) Fund Accounting
5 15 (34.88%) Eze Castle Integration
5 15 (34.88%) Charles River
5 15 (34.88%) Back Office
5 15 (34.88%) thinkFolio
5 15 (34.88%) Investment Management
5 15 (34.88%) Fixed Income
5 15 (34.88%) SimCorp Dimension
6 13 (30.23%) Degree
7 10 (23.26%) Project Management
8 9 (20.93%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (18.60%) Java
10 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
10 6 (13.95%) Front Office
10 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
11 5 (11.63%) Oracle
11 5 (11.63%) SQL
11 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
12 4 (9.30%) Northgate
12 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
12 4 (9.30%) Banking
12 4 (9.30%) Wealth Management
12 4 (9.30%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 15 (34.88%) SimCorp Dimension
1 15 (34.88%) thinkFolio
2 4 (9.30%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.65%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.33%) Selenium
1 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Back Office
3 6 (13.95%) Front Office
4 4 (9.30%) Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) German Language
6 1 (2.33%) Law
6 1 (2.33%) Local Government
6 1 (2.33%) Retail
6 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) STL
2 2 (4.65%) Java EE
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) Django
3 1 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Derivative
2 15 (34.88%) Fixed Income
3 4 (9.30%) Hedge funds
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) Fintech
5 2 (4.65%) Cybercrime
5 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.33%) Equities
6 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.33%) NHS
6 1 (2.33%) Physics
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Android
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Asset Management
2 19 (44.19%) Portfolio Management
3 16 (37.21%) Workflow
4 15 (34.88%) Fund Accounting
4 15 (34.88%) Investment Management
5 10 (23.26%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
8 4 (9.30%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (9.30%) Wealth Management
9 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.98%) Business Transformation
9 3 (6.98%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (4.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) C++
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) CCNA
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) GIAC
2 2 (4.65%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) SANS
2 2 (4.65%) SSCP
3 1 (2.33%) PhD
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) SimCorp
2 16 (37.21%) Bloomberg
3 15 (34.88%) Charles River
3 15 (34.88%) Eze Castle Integration
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle
5 4 (9.30%) Northgate
5 4 (9.30%) StatPro
6 2 (4.65%) Advent
6 2 (4.65%) Avaloq
6 2 (4.65%) BI-SAM
6 2 (4.65%) Dialogic
6 2 (4.65%) FactSet
6 2 (4.65%) FNZ
7 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.33%) Calypso
7 1 (2.33%) Coverity
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Murex
7 1 (2.33%) Pega
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
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