The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Software Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Consultant
UK / England
Rank 605 689 676
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 211 217 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 184 198 232
Median salary £42,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £71,200 £72,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75039 90450 94640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62772 76682 79246
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Software Consultant in the job title.

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in England

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Software Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 69 £50,000 -9.09% 11
South East +73 59 £41,500 -17.00% 8
South West +35 20 £32,500 -45.83% 1
North West 0 20 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Yorkshire +26 19 £35,000 +16.66% 2
West Midlands -11 8 £45,000 -5.26% 3
East of England +9 7 £45,500 -9.00% 4
North East +5 4 £26,000 -40.90%
Midlands - 2 £38,500 -
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Software Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 176 (38.94%) Finance
2 138 (30.53%) SQL
3 118 (26.11%) Java
4 87 (19.25%) Project Management
5 85 (18.81%) SQL Server
6 82 (18.14%) MS Excel
7 75 (16.59%) Degree
8 74 (16.37%) Banking
9 73 (16.15%) Presales
10 71 (15.71%) C#
11 70 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
12 69 (15.27%) Software Engineering
12 69 (15.27%) Oracle
13 66 (14.60%) Linux
14 64 (14.16%) Windows
15 63 (13.94%) HTML
16 61 (13.50%) C++
16 61 (13.50%) Unix
17 60 (13.27%) ERP
18 59 (13.05%) Microsoft
19 58 (12.83%) XML
20 56 (12.39%) Java EE
21 52 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
21 52 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
22 50 (11.06%) Mentoring
23 48 (10.62%) Enterprise Software
24 45 (9.96%) C
25 44 (9.73%) JavaScript
25 44 (9.73%) SOA
26 38 (8.41%) Security Cleared

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (7.30%) JBoss
1 33 (7.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 31 (6.86%) WebLogic
3 27 (5.97%) WebSphere
4 24 (5.31%) WebSphere Application Server
5 20 (4.42%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.21%) Apache Pig
7 8 (1.77%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.55%) IIS
9 6 (1.33%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.44%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.22%) CMS
11 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 82 (18.14%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.76%) MS Office
3 4 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 13 (2.88%) Sage 200
3 12 (2.65%) Sage X3
4 8 (1.77%) Markit EDM
5 5 (1.11%) Advent Geneva
6 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.88%) Pegasus Opera
7 3 (0.66%) Sage 1000
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.44%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.44%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.44%) Sonata
8 2 (0.44%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.22%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.22%) Lawson
9 1 (0.22%) Sage 300 ERP
9 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.20%) SSL
1 19 (4.20%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.33%) Internet
2 6 (1.33%) NAS
2 6 (1.33%) SAN
3 1 (0.22%) DNS
3 1 (0.22%) Firewall
3 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.52%) Relational Database
3 32 (7.08%) RDBMS
4 25 (5.53%) Big Data
5 19 (4.20%) DB2
6 17 (3.76%) MS Access
7 10 (2.21%) Apache Hive
7 10 (2.21%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.22%) MySQL
11 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (1.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.66%) Selenium
3 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.44%) JUnit
4 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.22%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.22%) JIRA
4 1 (0.22%) TestComplete
General
1 176 (38.94%) Finance
2 74 (16.37%) Banking
3 30 (6.64%) Telecoms
4 28 (6.19%) Manufacturing
5 26 (5.75%) Retail
6 23 (5.09%) Games
7 19 (4.20%) Financial Institution
8 18 (3.98%) Marketing
9 17 (3.76%) Retail Banking
10 16 (3.54%) Back Office
10 16 (3.54%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.99%) Local Government
12 8 (1.77%) Front Office
13 7 (1.55%) Avionics
14 6 (1.33%) Automotive
14 6 (1.33%) International Banking
15 5 (1.11%) Electronics
15 5 (1.11%) Law
16 4 (0.88%) Advertising
16 4 (0.88%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (13.94%) HTML
2 58 (12.83%) XML
3 56 (12.39%) Java EE
4 30 (6.64%) .NET
4 30 (6.64%) CSS
5 29 (6.42%) STL
6 19 (4.20%) Spring
7 18 (3.98%) J2EE
8 13 (2.88%) Hibernate
9 12 (2.65%) AngularJS
9 12 (2.65%) HTML5
9 12 (2.65%) Node.js
10 10 (2.21%) EJB
10 10 (2.21%) Web Services
10 10 (2.21%) XSLT
11 9 (1.99%) REST
12 8 (1.77%) ASP.NET
12 8 (1.77%) Middleware
13 7 (1.55%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (10.62%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (7.96%) Fintech
4 33 (7.30%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.10%) Driving Licence
6 9 (1.99%) Mathematics
6 9 (1.99%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.33%) Blog
8 6 (1.33%) Clustering
8 6 (1.33%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.33%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.33%) NHS
8 6 (1.33%) Social Media
9 5 (1.11%) DTCC
10 4 (0.88%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.66%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (14.60%) Linux
2 64 (14.16%) Windows
3 61 (13.50%) Unix
4 16 (3.54%) Android
4 16 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.21%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.99%) HPUX
7 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.88%) AIX
9 4 (0.88%) Solaris
9 4 (0.88%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.66%) CentOS
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (19.25%) Project Management
2 73 (16.15%) Presales
3 70 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (15.27%) Software Engineering
5 60 (13.27%) ERP
6 52 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 50 (11.06%) Mentoring
8 44 (9.73%) SOA
9 36 (7.96%) Business Analysis
9 36 (7.96%) Logistics
10 34 (7.52%) Coaching
11 32 (7.08%) Time Management
12 29 (6.42%) PRINCE2
13 27 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 26 (5.75%) Multithreading
15 24 (5.31%) Cybersecurity
16 23 (5.09%) Change Control
17 22 (4.87%) Asset Management
18 21 (4.65%) SDLC
19 18 (3.98%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 138 (30.53%) SQL
2 118 (26.11%) Java
3 71 (15.71%) C#
4 61 (13.50%) C++
5 45 (9.96%) C
6 44 (9.73%) JavaScript
7 36 (7.96%) Python
8 28 (6.19%) Objective-C
9 20 (4.42%) Perl
10 18 (3.98%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.54%) VB
12 8 (1.77%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.33%) Groovy
14 5 (1.11%) XPath
15 4 (0.88%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.66%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.66%) PHP
17 2 (0.44%) Lua
17 2 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 75 (16.59%) Degree
2 38 (8.41%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.87%) DV Cleared
3 22 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (3.98%) MCSE
5 15 (3.32%) AAT
6 13 (2.88%) CCNA
6 13 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.88%) CISSP
7 12 (2.65%) ACCA
7 12 (2.65%) CIMA
7 12 (2.65%) CompTIA Security+
7 12 (2.65%) GIAC
7 12 (2.65%) Linux+ Certification
7 12 (2.65%) Network+ Certification
7 12 (2.65%) SANS
7 12 (2.65%) Security+ Certification
7 12 (2.65%) SSCP
8 10 (2.21%) MCP
9 5 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.75%) QA
2 15 (3.32%) SLA
3 8 (1.77%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.55%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.88%) ISAE 3402
5 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.44%) EMIR
8 1 (0.22%) HL7
8 1 (0.22%) MiFID
8 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.43%) SCCM
2 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 69 (15.27%) Oracle
2 59 (13.05%) Microsoft
3 34 (7.52%) Sage
4 14 (3.10%) Pegasus
5 12 (2.65%) SAP
6 9 (1.99%) IBM
6 9 (1.99%) NetSuite
7 8 (1.77%) Sun
8 7 (1.55%) Green Hills
8 7 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.33%) Apple
9 6 (1.33%) Citrix
9 6 (1.33%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.33%) Sybase
10 5 (1.11%) Advent
10 5 (1.11%) Calypso
10 5 (1.11%) Linedata
10 5 (1.11%) Murex
10 5 (1.11%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.11%) Trayport
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Brookwood Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hornchurch, Essex
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £52000 per annum + bonus and generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £90,000 to £130,000 per annum £100-140K+
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Base +Car Allowance +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 90k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + plus bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Training + Career Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Liverpool, Lancashire, Cheshire,...
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Salary: Neg £30,000 - £40,000 + benefits
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Surrey, Staines, Kingston, Guildford, Sutton,...
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Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
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Manchester, Liverpool, Lancashire, Cheshire,...
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Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
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West Midlands, Birmingham
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Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
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