The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank - 68 42
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 0 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.69% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.76% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
877 737 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.34% 96.09% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 711 590 368
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Consultant
South West

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Dorset

Software Consultant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Exchequer
1 1 (100.00%) Pegasus
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (100.00%) GoldMine
1 1 (100.00%) AAT

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Exchequer
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (100.00%) GoldMine
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
1 1 (100.00%) AAT
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Pegasus
1 1 (100.00%) Sage