The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 256 236 270
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 9 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.21% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.22% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 8
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +7.04%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7554 7320 8136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.58% 94.67% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6320 6303 6950
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Consultant
England

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 22 July 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £35,000 - 1
Essex -2 1 £38,500 -48.66%
Bedfordshire -4 1 £45,500 +82.00%
Software Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) Project Management
1 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
1 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) SS7
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) NGN
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Process
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) SS7
1 2 (15.38%) NGN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
1 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Process
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) RUP
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) VB6
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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