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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 728 789 671
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -118
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 139 127 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 107 107 184
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
Software Consultant
UK

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
96251 105897 96840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 87735 81460
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 2 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
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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
South East +8 42 £45,000 +16.12% 5
London +21 33 £37,000 -17.77% 4
North West +6 18 £45,000 +23.28% 3
East Midlands +17 12 £41,250 -5.71% 3
East of England +15 12 £29,250 -22.00% 2
Yorkshire +8 9 £46,500 +16.25% 3
West Midlands -9 4 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Midlands - 4 - -
South West -19 1 £57,500 +86.99% 1
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 96 (40.34%) SQL
2 79 (33.19%) Degree
2 79 (33.19%) Microsoft
3 77 (32.35%) .NET
4 72 (30.25%) C#
5 70 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 58 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (22.69%) MS Excel
8 52 (21.85%) Project Management
9 48 (20.17%) Finance
9 48 (20.17%) Software Engineering
10 39 (16.39%) Java
11 36 (15.13%) XML
12 35 (14.71%) Business Analysis
13 34 (14.29%) ASP.NET
14 32 (13.45%) Computer Science
15 31 (13.03%) Windows
16 30 (12.61%) JavaScript
17 27 (11.34%) HTML
17 27 (11.34%) PRINCE2
17 27 (11.34%) Banking
18 23 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (9.24%) Oracle
20 20 (8.40%) Asset Management
20 20 (8.40%) Hedge funds
21 19 (7.98%) ISEB
21 19 (7.98%) ITIL
22 18 (7.56%) Time Management
22 18 (7.56%) Software Licensing
23 17 (7.14%) Software Asset Management

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 15 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.20%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.10%) IIS
5 3 (1.26%) JBoss
5 3 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.26%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.26%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.84%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.84%) CMS
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.42%) Drupal
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.42%) Kentico
Applications
1 54 (22.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.72%) SaaS
2 6 (2.52%) Office 365
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.42%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.10%) CTI
2 4 (1.68%) WebEx
3 3 (1.26%) Internet
3 3 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.84%) VPN
4 2 (0.84%) DNS
4 2 (0.84%) Broadband
4 2 (0.84%) HTTP
4 2 (0.84%) MPLS
4 2 (0.84%) OSPF
4 2 (0.84%) BGP
4 2 (0.84%) VLAN
4 2 (0.84%) Network Security
4 2 (0.84%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.42%) AMQP
5 1 (0.42%) Extranet
5 1 (0.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.42%) Redis
7 1 (0.42%) Riak
7 1 (0.42%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.42%) Big Data
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.42%) MySQL
7 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.78%) MSTest
2 9 (3.78%) HP UFT
3 8 (3.36%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.10%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.84%) Selenium
5 2 (0.84%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.84%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.42%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.42%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 48 (20.17%) Finance
2 27 (11.34%) Banking
3 8 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.52%) Marketing
4 6 (2.52%) French Language
5 5 (2.10%) International Banking
6 4 (1.68%) German Language
6 4 (1.68%) Automotive
7 3 (1.26%) Back Office
7 3 (1.26%) Retail
8 2 (0.84%) Local Government
8 2 (0.84%) Electronics
8 2 (0.84%) Front Office
8 2 (0.84%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (32.35%) .NET
2 36 (15.13%) XML
3 34 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 27 (11.34%) HTML
5 17 (7.14%) CSS
6 11 (4.62%) Web Services
6 11 (4.62%) REST
7 9 (3.78%) HTML5
7 9 (3.78%) WCF
7 9 (3.78%) WPF
8 8 (3.36%) WinForms
9 7 (2.94%) Spring
10 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.10%) jQuery
12 4 (1.68%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.68%) Apache Flex
12 4 (1.68%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (1.68%) XHTML
13 3 (1.26%) J2EE
13 3 (1.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.45%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.40%) Hedge funds
3 17 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.20%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.36%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.52%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.10%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.68%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.84%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.42%) Physics
11 1 (0.42%) DTV
11 1 (0.42%) Replication
11 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.03%) Windows
2 17 (7.14%) Linux
3 12 (5.04%) UNIX
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (21.85%) Project Management
3 48 (20.17%) Software Engineering
4 35 (14.71%) Business Analysis
5 27 (11.34%) PRINCE2
6 20 (8.40%) Asset Management
7 19 (7.98%) ITIL
8 18 (7.56%) Time Management
8 18 (7.56%) Software Licensing
9 17 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
10 16 (6.72%) TDD
11 15 (6.30%) Software Testing
11 15 (6.30%) IT Asset Management
12 14 (5.88%) Workflow
12 14 (5.88%) CRM
13 13 (5.46%) MVC
13 13 (5.46%) Software Delivery
14 12 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (5.04%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 96 (40.34%) SQL
2 72 (30.25%) C#
3 39 (16.39%) Java
4 30 (12.61%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.30%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.46%) C++
7 11 (4.62%) C
8 7 (2.94%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.10%) Scala
9 5 (2.10%) PHP
10 4 (1.68%) VB
10 4 (1.68%) Python
11 2 (0.84%) Ada
11 2 (0.84%) Ruby
12 1 (0.42%) Erlang
12 1 (0.42%) Groovy
12 1 (0.42%) Clojure
12 1 (0.42%) Go
12 1 (0.42%) VBA
12 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (33.19%) Degree
2 23 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (7.98%) ISEB
4 13 (5.46%) MCP
5 10 (4.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (3.36%) MCSD
6 8 (3.36%) MCPD
7 5 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (2.10%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.10%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.68%) ACCA
8 4 (1.68%) CIMA
8 4 (1.68%) CIPD
9 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.72%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.84%) vSphere
1 2 (0.84%) VirtualBox
1 2 (0.84%) KVM
2 1 (0.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.78%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.68%) Unicenter
3 2 (0.84%) SCCM
4 1 (0.42%) Puppet
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.42%) Mesos
Vendors
1 79 (33.19%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.24%) Oracle
3 5 (2.10%) Business Objects
3 5 (2.10%) Cisco
3 5 (2.10%) IBM
3 5 (2.10%) Avaya
4 4 (1.68%) FrontRange
4 4 (1.68%) LANDesk
4 4 (1.68%) SAP
4 4 (1.68%) HP
5 3 (1.26%) Sybase
6 2 (0.84%) Adobe
6 2 (0.84%) VMware
7 1 (0.42%) Altiris
7 1 (0.42%) Google
7 1 (0.42%) Kofax
7 1 (0.42%) hybris
7 1 (0.42%) Vermilion
7 1 (0.42%) Siebel
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Retford, Nottinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Private Health + Fantastic
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + share ownership scheme + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance etc
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PA Consulting
Salary: Travel Allowance Fantastic Bonus! Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + car allow + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, Leeds, Sheffield,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + car allow + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
North West, Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allow + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
The One Group
Salary: £0 - 36k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago