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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Consultant
UK / England
Rank 605 690 706
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 228 239 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 187 216 217
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
75159 92591 96425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62804 78421 80184
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +54 64 £55,000 - 6
South East +83 61 £37,500 -16.66% 16
North West -1 24 £41,250 -2.94% 3
South West +31 19 £32,250 -
East of England +36 18 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands +22 18 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Yorkshire +19 16 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Midlands - 4 £35,500 -
North East +5 2 £26,000 -38.82% 2
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (38.85%) Finance
2 131 (28.92%) SQL
3 112 (24.72%) Java
4 81 (17.88%) Project Management
5 79 (17.44%) ERP
6 78 (17.22%) MS Excel
7 75 (16.56%) Presales
8 74 (16.34%) SQL Server
9 70 (15.45%) Degree
10 68 (15.01%) Software Engineering
10 68 (15.01%) C#
11 64 (14.13%) Microsoft
12 63 (13.91%) C++
12 63 (13.91%) HTML
12 63 (13.91%) Oracle
12 63 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
13 59 (13.02%) Sage
14 57 (12.58%) Banking
15 56 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
15 56 (12.36%) Windows
16 47 (10.38%) JavaScript
16 47 (10.38%) User Acceptance Testing
16 47 (10.38%) Mentoring
17 46 (10.15%) Java EE
18 45 (9.93%) Linux
19 43 (9.49%) C
20 42 (9.27%) XML
20 42 (9.27%) Unix
20 42 (9.27%) Enterprise Software
21 40 (8.83%) 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 30 (6.62%) WebLogic
2 27 (5.96%) JBoss
2 27 (5.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (4.64%) Tomcat
4 19 (4.19%) WebSphere
5 18 (3.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (2.65%) Apache Pig
7 9 (1.99%) IIS
8 8 (1.77%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.55%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.44%) CMS
10 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 78 (17.22%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.19%) MS Office
3 6 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (5.30%) Sage X3
2 23 (5.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 22 (4.86%) Sage 200
4 18 (3.97%) NetSuite
5 5 (1.10%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (1.10%) Markit EDM
5 5 (1.10%) Pegasus Opera
6 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.88%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.66%) Advent Geneva
7 3 (0.66%) Lawson
7 3 (0.66%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.44%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.44%) Sonata
8 2 (0.44%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.22%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.87%) SSL
1 13 (2.87%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.77%) Internet
3 7 (1.55%) NAS
3 7 (1.55%) SAN
4 2 (0.44%) Broadband
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
5 1 (0.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.74%) Big Data
3 22 (4.86%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.64%) RDBMS
5 18 (3.97%) MS Access
6 13 (2.87%) DB2
7 12 (2.65%) Apache Hive
7 12 (2.65%) Hadoop
7 12 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.44%) QlikView
13 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.22%) Endeca
13 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.22%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.22%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.22%) JUnit
2 1 (0.22%) Selenium
2 1 (0.22%) TestComplete
General
1 176 (38.85%) Finance
2 57 (12.58%) Banking
3 27 (5.96%) Manufacturing
4 24 (5.30%) Retail
5 23 (5.08%) Telecoms
6 19 (4.19%) Games
7 13 (2.87%) Marketing
8 12 (2.65%) Retail Banking
9 11 (2.43%) Financial Institution
10 10 (2.21%) Electronics
11 8 (1.77%) Back Office
12 6 (1.32%) Avionics
12 6 (1.32%) General Ledger
12 6 (1.32%) International Banking
12 6 (1.32%) Investment Banking
13 5 (1.10%) Automotive
13 5 (1.10%) Front Office
14 4 (0.88%) Advertising
14 4 (0.88%) Military
15 3 (0.66%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (13.91%) HTML
2 46 (10.15%) Java EE
3 42 (9.27%) XML
4 35 (7.73%) CSS
5 30 (6.62%) .NET
6 26 (5.74%) STL
7 20 (4.42%) J2EE
7 20 (4.42%) Spring
8 14 (3.09%) HTML5
8 14 (3.09%) Node.js
9 13 (2.87%) Hibernate
10 12 (2.65%) EJB
11 11 (2.43%) AngularJS
11 11 (2.43%) JSON
12 10 (2.21%) REST
13 9 (1.99%) jQuery
14 8 (1.77%) ASP.NET
14 8 (1.77%) CSS3
14 8 (1.77%) Web Services
14 8 (1.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.27%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (7.73%) Computer Science
3 35 (7.73%) Fintech
4 8 (1.77%) Driving Licence
4 8 (1.77%) Hedge funds
5 7 (1.55%) Clustering
6 6 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.32%) Credit Risk
6 6 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (1.32%) NHS
7 2 (0.44%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.44%) DTCC
7 2 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.44%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.22%) Blog
8 1 (0.22%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.22%) SCADA
8 1 (0.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.36%) Windows
2 45 (9.93%) Linux
3 42 (9.27%) Unix
4 18 (3.97%) Android
4 18 (3.97%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.21%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.32%) HPUX
7 6 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.44%) AIX
8 2 (0.44%) Solaris
8 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.88%) Project Management
2 79 (17.44%) ERP
3 75 (16.56%) Presales
4 68 (15.01%) Software Engineering
5 56 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (10.38%) Mentoring
6 47 (10.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 37 (8.17%) SOA
8 34 (7.51%) Coaching
9 30 (6.62%) Logistics
10 28 (6.18%) Business Analysis
10 28 (6.18%) PRINCE2
11 27 (5.96%) Customer Requirements
12 26 (5.74%) Time Management
13 25 (5.52%) Business Process Mapping
14 24 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (5.08%) Multithreading
16 22 (4.86%) Change Control
16 22 (4.86%) SDLC
17 20 (4.42%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 131 (28.92%) SQL
2 112 (24.72%) Java
3 68 (15.01%) C#
4 63 (13.91%) C++
5 47 (10.38%) JavaScript
6 43 (9.49%) C
7 31 (6.84%) Python
8 25 (5.52%) Objective-C
9 15 (3.31%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.43%) VB
11 9 (1.99%) Embedded C
11 9 (1.99%) Perl
12 8 (1.77%) Embedded C++
13 6 (1.32%) XPath
14 5 (1.10%) Ruby
14 5 (1.10%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.66%) PHP
15 3 (0.66%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.44%) Groovy
17 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 70 (15.45%) Degree
2 40 (8.83%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.19%) DV Cleared
4 18 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.75%) AAT
6 14 (3.09%) MCSE
7 13 (2.87%) CIMA
8 12 (2.65%) ACCA
9 11 (2.43%) MCP
10 8 (1.77%) CCNA
10 8 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.55%) CISSP
11 7 (1.55%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (1.55%) GIAC
11 7 (1.55%) Linux+ Certification
11 7 (1.55%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (1.55%) SANS
11 7 (1.55%) Security+ Certification
11 7 (1.55%) SSCP
12 3 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.40%) QA
2 13 (2.87%) SLA
3 9 (1.99%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.32%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.66%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.44%) EMIR
6 2 (0.44%) HL7
7 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (1.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (2.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 64 (14.13%) Microsoft
2 63 (13.91%) Oracle
3 59 (13.02%) Sage
4 25 (5.52%) Pegasus
5 19 (4.19%) SAP
5 19 (4.19%) Sun
6 7 (1.55%) Citrix
6 7 (1.55%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.32%) Apple
7 6 (1.32%) Green Hills
7 6 (1.32%) IBM
7 6 (1.32%) Sybase
8 5 (1.10%) Infor
8 5 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.88%) SimCorp
9 4 (0.88%) Snow
10 3 (0.66%) Advent
10 3 (0.66%) Civica
10 3 (0.66%) Linedata
10 3 (0.66%) StatPro
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + plus bonus and package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Deltek
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance,Private Health Ins.
Posted: 6 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + car allow, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
City, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey, Staines, Kingston, Guildford, Sutton,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, Leeds, Sheffield,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey, Staines, Kingston, Guildford, Sutton,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Durham, County Durham
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Reading
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