The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 252 246 245
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 12 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 9
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Consultant
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Bedfordshire -3 6 £51,250 +28.12%
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £45,000 - 4
Hertfordshire +3 1 - - 2
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (58.82%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (44.12%) Degree
4 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 14 (41.18%) Presales
5 13 (38.24%) J2EE
6 11 (32.35%) Oracle
6 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
7 10 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (29.41%) Information Security
7 10 (29.41%) VB
7 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
7 10 (29.41%) Identity Management
7 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 10 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) C
8 7 (20.59%) C++
9 6 (17.65%) Linux
9 6 (17.65%) Firewall
9 6 (17.65%) Service Management
9 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) SCCM
9 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
9 6 (17.65%) Altiris
9 6 (17.65%) ITSM
10 5 (14.71%) Northgate
10 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
10 5 (14.71%) Unit4 Business World

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (11.76%) Apache
1 4 (11.76%) IIS
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.94%) Finacle
3 1 (2.94%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (2.94%) Summit
3 1 (2.94%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) Bluetooth
2 4 (11.76%) SMTP
2 4 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (5.88%) RFID
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) 3G
4 1 (2.94%) GPRS
4 1 (2.94%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (5.88%) Marketing
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) J2EE
3 4 (11.76%) LAMP
3 4 (11.76%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) Java EE
5 2 (5.88%) STL
6 1 (2.94%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 4 (11.76%) CMDB
3 4 (11.76%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.88%) Cybercrime
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.82%) Android
3 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) Presales
3 10 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
3 10 (29.41%) Identity Management
3 10 (29.41%) Information Security
3 10 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
4 6 (17.65%) ITSM
4 6 (17.65%) Service Management
5 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (11.76%) Data Transformation
6 4 (11.76%) ETL
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.76%) Software Asset Management
6 4 (11.76%) Workflow
7 3 (8.82%) Line Management
8 2 (5.88%) Coaching
8 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) VB
3 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
4 7 (20.59%) C
4 7 (20.59%) C++
5 5 (14.71%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) PHP
6 4 (11.76%) TTCN
7 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) CISSP
4 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) GIAC
4 2 (5.88%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (5.88%) MCP
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) SANS
4 2 (5.88%) SSCP
5 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) Altiris
4 5 (14.71%) Northgate
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) FrontRange
5 4 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (5.88%) Adobe
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Avaloq
7 1 (2.94%) Fiserv
7 1 (2.94%) Sybase
7 1 (2.94%) Syclo
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