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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 757 788 696
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -92
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 121 132 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 87 108 161
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £56,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -13.85%
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
95017 105558 96166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.62% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 79024 87499 80835
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 3 June 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 3 June 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
London +44 38 £31,500 -37.00% 4
South East +12 33 £37,500 -6.25% 8
East of England +19 14 £29,250 -19.31% 1
Yorkshire +17 10 £41,500 +3.75% 2
East Midlands +9 9 £40,000 +50.94% 1
West Midlands -9 7 £33,000 -5.71% 1
South West -3 4 £65,000 +108.00%
North West -1 3 £72,500 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 87 (40.09%) SQL
2 78 (35.94%) Degree
3 70 (32.26%) .NET
4 64 (29.49%) SQL Server
5 62 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 58 (26.73%) C#
7 51 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (23.04%) Finance
9 45 (20.74%) MS Excel
10 42 (19.35%) Software Engineering
11 41 (18.89%) Project Management
12 40 (18.43%) Java
13 37 (17.05%) Computer Science
14 34 (15.67%) XML
15 31 (14.29%) Windows
16 29 (13.36%) Business Analysis
17 28 (12.90%) JavaScript
18 27 (12.44%) ASP.NET
19 26 (11.98%) Banking
20 25 (11.52%) Oracle
21 23 (10.60%) Asset Management
22 22 (10.14%) HTML
23 20 (9.22%) Hedge funds
23 20 (9.22%) ISEB
24 19 (8.76%) Software Licensing
25 18 (8.29%) CSS
26 17 (7.83%) CRM
26 17 (7.83%) Software Asset Management
27 16 (7.37%) Software Testing
28 15 (6.91%) Web Services

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 12 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.15%) IIS
2 9 (4.15%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.30%) CMS
5 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.38%) JBoss
5 3 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.46%) Moodle
7 1 (0.46%) Kentico
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.46%) Drupal
Applications
1 45 (20.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.92%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.46%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Magento
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.15%) SaaS
2 6 (2.76%) Office 365
3 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.46%) Yammer
4 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.30%) CTI
1 5 (2.30%) Internet
2 4 (1.84%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.84%) WebEx
3 2 (0.92%) SSL
3 2 (0.92%) MPLS
3 2 (0.92%) OSPF
3 2 (0.92%) BGP
3 2 (0.92%) VPN
3 2 (0.92%) DNS
3 2 (0.92%) Broadband
3 2 (0.92%) LAN
3 2 (0.92%) WAN
3 2 (0.92%) HTTP
3 2 (0.92%) VLAN
3 2 (0.92%) Network Security
3 2 (0.92%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.46%) AMQP
4 1 (0.46%) Extranet
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.46%) Redis
6 1 (0.46%) Riak
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (4.61%) MSTest
3 5 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.92%) JIRA
4 2 (0.92%) Selenium
4 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.92%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.46%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.46%) ClearQuest
General
1 50 (23.04%) Finance
2 26 (11.98%) Banking
3 9 (4.15%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.23%) French Language
5 6 (2.76%) Marketing
6 5 (2.30%) International Banking
6 5 (2.30%) German Language
7 4 (1.84%) Local Government
7 4 (1.84%) Back Office
7 4 (1.84%) Automotive
8 2 (0.92%) Front Office
8 2 (0.92%) Law
8 2 (0.92%) Legal
8 2 (0.92%) Electronics
8 2 (0.92%) Retail
9 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (32.26%) .NET
2 34 (15.67%) XML
3 27 (12.44%) ASP.NET
4 22 (10.14%) HTML
5 18 (8.29%) CSS
6 15 (6.91%) Web Services
7 8 (3.69%) jQuery
8 7 (3.23%) Apache Flex
9 6 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (2.30%) REST
11 4 (1.84%) Spring
12 3 (1.38%) Java EE
12 3 (1.38%) STL
12 3 (1.38%) J2EE
13 2 (0.92%) JDBC
13 2 (0.92%) XSLT
13 2 (0.92%) Ajax
13 2 (0.92%) RESTful
13 2 (0.92%) Gherkin
13 2 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.05%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.22%) Hedge funds
3 15 (6.91%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.53%) Mathematics
5 10 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.76%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.76%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.84%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.38%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.92%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.92%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.92%) Economics
10 2 (0.92%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.46%) User Experience
11 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.29%) Windows
2 14 (6.45%) UNIX
2 14 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (19.35%) Software Engineering
3 41 (18.89%) Project Management
4 29 (13.36%) Business Analysis
5 23 (10.60%) Asset Management
6 19 (8.76%) Software Licensing
7 17 (7.83%) CRM
7 17 (7.83%) Software Asset Management
8 16 (7.37%) Software Testing
9 15 (6.91%) Time Management
10 14 (6.45%) IT Asset Management
11 11 (5.07%) Workflow
11 11 (5.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.07%) PRINCE2
12 10 (4.61%) MVC
12 10 (4.61%) Release Management
12 10 (4.61%) Performance Testing
12 10 (4.61%) Test Scripting
13 9 (4.15%) ITIL
14 8 (3.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 87 (40.09%) SQL
2 58 (26.73%) C#
3 40 (18.43%) Java
4 28 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.61%) C
5 10 (4.61%) C++
6 8 (3.69%) VB
7 5 (2.30%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.30%) PHP
8 4 (1.84%) Python
9 3 (1.38%) Scala
9 3 (1.38%) Ada
10 2 (0.92%) VBA
10 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.92%) Ruby
10 2 (0.92%) VB6
11 1 (0.46%) Go
11 1 (0.46%) Groovy
11 1 (0.46%) Erlang
11 1 (0.46%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 78 (35.94%) Degree
2 20 (9.22%) ISEB
3 15 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (6.45%) MCP
5 10 (4.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.30%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.30%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.84%) CIPD
8 3 (1.38%) ACCA
8 3 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.38%) CIMA
9 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) HL7
2 1 (0.46%) Basel II
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.92%) vSphere
3 2 (0.92%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.92%) KVM
4 1 (0.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.61%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.92%) Unicenter
2 2 (0.92%) SCCM
3 1 (0.46%) Mesos
3 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.46%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.52%) Oracle
3 5 (2.30%) SAP
3 5 (2.30%) Cisco
3 5 (2.30%) IBM
3 5 (2.30%) Avaya
4 4 (1.84%) VMware
5 3 (1.38%) Sybase
5 3 (1.38%) HP
6 2 (0.92%) Sage
6 2 (0.92%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.92%) LANDesk
6 2 (0.92%) FrontRange
6 2 (0.92%) Vermilion
7 1 (0.46%) hybris
7 1 (0.46%) Altiris
7 1 (0.46%) Kofax
7 1 (0.46%) Google
7 1 (0.46%) Siebel
7 1 (0.46%) BMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock and great Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum car + share ownership scheme + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
PA Consulting
Salary: Travel Allowance Fantastic Bonus! Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS, HEALTHCARE, PENSION, RELOCATION
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago