The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Software Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Consultant
London / City of London
Rank 214 247 289
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 6 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 21
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
4804 6197 9793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 95.87% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4378 5553 8541
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Software Consultant in the job title.

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 22 January 2017.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Software Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
3 7 (31.82%) STL
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 5 (22.73%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) Fintech
6 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 4 (18.18%) Front Office
7 3 (13.64%) Back Office
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) SimCorp
7 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
7 3 (13.64%) XML Schema
7 3 (13.64%) StatPro
7 3 (13.64%) C
7 3 (13.64%) Markit EDM
7 3 (13.64%) BISAM
7 3 (13.64%) Vermilion

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Markit EDM
2 2 (9.09%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (9.09%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Front Office
4 3 (13.64%) Back Office
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.55%) German Language
5 1 (4.55%) Law
5 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) STL
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) XML Schema
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (18.18%) Fintech
5 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (13.64%) Presales
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 2 (9.09%) Cash Management
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (9.09%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (9.09%) Use Case
4 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C++
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) BISAM
2 3 (13.64%) SimCorp
2 3 (13.64%) StatPro
2 3 (13.64%) Vermilion
3 2 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 2 (9.09%) Charles River
3 2 (9.09%) Eze Castle Integration
3 2 (9.09%) GoldenSource
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
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