The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 170 173 158
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 12 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 3
Average salary £38,750 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.97% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Software Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3719 3565 3033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.37% 96.48% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3043 2944 2547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Consultant
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 9 £45,000 +42.85%
Leicestershire - 2 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £42,500 -
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (66.67%) C#
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
1 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) PHP
5 5 (23.81%) N-Tier
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) MCSD
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
5 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Office 365
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) WinForms
5 5 (23.81%) MVVM
5 5 (23.81%) MCPD
5 5 (23.81%) WCF
5 5 (23.81%) WPF
5 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Open Source
6 4 (19.05%) Games
6 4 (19.05%) ACCA
6 4 (19.05%) CIMA

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Games
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
1 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (23.81%) WinForms
2 5 (23.81%) WCF
2 5 (23.81%) WPF
3 4 (19.05%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) TDD
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
1 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
1 5 (23.81%) MVVM
1 5 (23.81%) SDLC
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
4 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (19.05%) VBA
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCSD
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (23.81%) MCPD
2 4 (19.05%) ACCA
2 4 (19.05%) CIMA
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft