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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 685 685 727
Rank change year-on-year
0 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 220 230 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 201 219 171
Average salary £47,500 £44,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.34% +14.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 82 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South East -9 43 £45,000 +5.88% 9
West Midlands +4 30 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Yorkshire +26 27 £33,750 +3.84% 4
North West +31 17 £37,500 +36.36% 7
East of England +1 13 £48,250 +7.22% 6
North East -6 3 £42,500 +77.08%
South West -18 3 - - 1
East Midlands -1 2 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 181 (35.15%) Finance
2 152 (29.51%) SQL
3 149 (28.93%) Project Management
4 144 (27.96%) Degree
5 136 (26.41%) Microsoft
6 123 (23.88%) Java
7 99 (19.22%) .NET
7 99 (19.22%) Presales
8 96 (18.64%) Oracle
9 92 (17.86%) C#
10 88 (17.09%) SQL Server
11 81 (15.73%) MS Excel
12 73 (14.17%) Software Engineering
13 65 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
14 60 (11.65%) Business Analysis
15 58 (11.26%) XML
16 55 (10.68%) Banking
16 55 (10.68%) SaaS
17 54 (10.49%) Asset Management
17 54 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
18 53 (10.29%) Web Services
19 50 (9.71%) C++
20 49 (9.51%) Migration
20 49 (9.51%) Enterprise Software
21 47 (9.13%) ERP
22 46 (8.93%) HTML
23 45 (8.74%) Computer Science
24 44 (8.54%) Windows
25 41 (7.96%) Microsoft Certification
26 39 (7.57%) JavaScript

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (6.41%) IIS
2 11 (2.14%) Tomcat
3 10 (1.94%) Apache Pig
4 9 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.55%) Apache
5 8 (1.55%) JBoss
6 6 (1.17%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.78%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.58%) Node.js
8 3 (0.58%) SAS
9 2 (0.39%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.19%) Drupal
10 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 81 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.14%) MS Office
3 10 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.97%) MS Project
5 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
1 15 (2.91%) SimCorp Dimension
1 15 (2.91%) thinkFolio
2 14 (2.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (2.52%) SAP Business One
3 13 (2.52%) Unit4 Business World
4 12 (2.33%) Sage X3
5 8 (1.55%) Finacle
5 8 (1.55%) Temenos T24
6 7 (1.36%) FLEXCUBE
6 7 (1.36%) Summit
7 6 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (1.17%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 2 (0.39%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 55 (10.68%) SaaS
2 9 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.39%) PaaS
4 2 (0.39%) Taleo
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.24%) Firewall
2 14 (2.72%) DNS
3 13 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.33%) SSL
5 9 (1.75%) DHCP
6 6 (1.17%) SMTP
7 4 (0.78%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.78%) Internet
7 4 (0.78%) Wireless
8 2 (0.39%) NAS
8 2 (0.39%) RFID
8 2 (0.39%) SAN
8 2 (0.39%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.19%) 3G
9 1 (0.19%) GPRS
9 1 (0.19%) GSM
9 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.41%) Big Data
3 16 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (3.11%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.52%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.94%) Apache Hive
6 10 (1.94%) MySQL
6 10 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.17%) SAP HANA
8 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.58%) DB2
11 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (1.94%) Subversion
2 2 (0.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.39%) Maven
2 2 (0.39%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.19%) JUnit
3 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.19%) MSTest
3 1 (0.19%) Selenium
3 1 (0.19%) SonarQube
General
1 181 (35.15%) Finance
2 55 (10.68%) Banking
3 26 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.85%) Back Office
5 23 (4.47%) Retail
6 20 (3.88%) Marketing
7 17 (3.30%) Investment Banking
7 17 (3.30%) Retail Banking
8 16 (3.11%) Front Office
9 13 (2.52%) Local Government
10 7 (1.36%) Legal
11 4 (0.78%) Games
12 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.19%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Law
13 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (19.22%) .NET
2 58 (11.26%) XML
3 53 (10.29%) Web Services
4 46 (8.93%) HTML
5 28 (5.44%) XSLT
6 27 (5.24%) J2EE
7 21 (4.08%) Java EE
8 19 (3.69%) ASP.NET
9 18 (3.50%) CSS
10 17 (3.30%) JSP
11 14 (2.72%) SAML
12 12 (2.33%) HTML5
12 12 (2.33%) SOAP
13 11 (2.14%) STL
14 10 (1.94%) WCF
15 8 (1.55%) .NET Framework
15 8 (1.55%) Spring
16 7 (1.36%) LINQ
16 7 (1.36%) REST
16 7 (1.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (9.51%) Enterprise Software
3 45 (8.74%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.85%) Mathematics
5 20 (3.88%) Fintech
6 18 (3.50%) Driving Licence
7 17 (3.30%) Derivative
8 16 (3.11%) Fixed Income
8 16 (3.11%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.94%) Cybercrime
10 9 (1.75%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.17%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.17%) Reference Data
13 5 (0.97%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.97%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.97%) Learning Management System
13 5 (0.97%) Physics
13 5 (0.97%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.54%) Windows
2 36 (6.99%) Linux
3 26 (5.05%) Windows Server
4 23 (4.47%) Unix
5 12 (2.33%) Android
6 11 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.17%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.17%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.58%) Solaris
12 2 (0.39%) VMS
13 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (28.93%) Project Management
2 99 (19.22%) Presales
3 73 (14.17%) Software Engineering
4 65 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (11.65%) Business Analysis
6 54 (10.49%) Asset Management
7 49 (9.51%) Migration
8 47 (9.13%) ERP
9 37 (7.18%) Wealth Management
10 35 (6.80%) CRM
11 32 (6.21%) Workflow
12 30 (5.83%) PRINCE2
12 30 (5.83%) Software Delivery
12 30 (5.83%) Time Management
13 28 (5.44%) Scrum
14 27 (5.24%) Data Migration
15 26 (5.05%) Portfolio Management
15 26 (5.05%) SDLC
16 25 (4.85%) Software Asset Management
17 23 (4.47%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 152 (29.51%) SQL
2 123 (23.88%) Java
3 92 (17.86%) C#
4 50 (9.71%) C++
5 39 (7.57%) JavaScript
6 24 (4.66%) C
7 20 (3.88%) PL/SQL
8 19 (3.69%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.52%) VB
9 13 (2.52%) VBA
10 12 (2.33%) Objective-C
10 12 (2.33%) Perl
10 12 (2.33%) PHP
10 12 (2.33%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.94%) Python
12 8 (1.55%) Scala
13 5 (0.97%) Ruby
14 4 (0.78%) TTCN
15 2 (0.39%) Erlang
15 2 (0.39%) F#
Qualifications
1 144 (27.96%) Degree
2 41 (7.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.33%) MCSE
6 10 (1.94%) CCNA
6 10 (1.94%) CISSP
6 10 (1.94%) GIAC
6 10 (1.94%) Linux+ Certification
6 10 (1.94%) SANS
6 10 (1.94%) SSCP
7 9 (1.75%) MCP
8 7 (1.36%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.17%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.97%) ISEB
11 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.19%) ACCA
12 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.97%) ISO19770
1 5 (0.97%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) COSHH
3 1 (0.19%) GAAP
3 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (6.80%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.19%) Docker
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (1.94%) SCCM
2 6 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.19%) Ansible
5 1 (0.19%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.19%) Mesos
5 1 (0.19%) yum
Vendors
1 136 (26.41%) Microsoft
2 96 (18.64%) Oracle
3 37 (7.18%) SAP
4 17 (3.30%) SimCorp
5 16 (3.11%) Bloomberg
5 16 (3.11%) IBM
5 16 (3.11%) Sage
6 15 (2.91%) Charles River
6 15 (2.91%) Citrix
6 15 (2.91%) Eze Castle Integration
7 14 (2.72%) Epicor
8 13 (2.52%) HP
8 13 (2.52%) Infor
9 12 (2.33%) IFS
10 11 (2.14%) Northgate
10 11 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (2.14%) VMware
11 10 (1.94%) Avaloq
12 9 (1.75%) BMC
13 8 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
EU-Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Car allowance & 50% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Car and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Car Allowance, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 18000 and 25000 (15% bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Flexible working from home
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 12%, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Anonymous Recruiter
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago