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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 251 238 273
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 14 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.073% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.076% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -17.64%
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
7563 6612 8653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.68% 96.43% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6203 5330 7505
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram 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 18 December 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
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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 -4 10 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
Software Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) UNIX
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) Software Deployment
5 3 (12.00%) Degree
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) SalesLogix
6 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.00%) SaaS
6 2 (8.00%) Finance
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Sage
6 2 (8.00%) VB
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (4.00%) MCSE
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SalesLogix
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.00%) CRM
3 3 (12.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.00%) Test Management
5 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) Perl
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) VB
3 2 (8.00%) C++
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Sage
2 1 (4.00%) Infor
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Dell
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago