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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 733 774 717
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 137 108 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 119 88 135
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
94522 102668 95291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.51% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 79392 83843 79807
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(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
South East +17 43 £40,000 - 9
North West +24 30 £45,000 +25.87% 4
London +13 26 £50,000 +2.56% 3
East Midlands +13 12 £38,750 +13.97%
West Midlands +4 11 £35,000 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire +8 5 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Midlands - 4 - -
East of England +11 2 £42,500 +8.28% 3
South West -9 1 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 97 (37.02%) SQL
2 83 (31.68%) Microsoft
3 78 (29.77%) .NET
3 78 (29.77%) Degree
4 74 (28.24%) SQL Server
5 73 (27.86%) C#
6 70 (26.72%) Project Management
7 57 (21.76%) MS Excel
8 56 (21.37%) Software Engineering
9 54 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (19.85%) Finance
11 42 (16.03%) Java
12 41 (15.65%) Business Analysis
13 35 (13.36%) ASP.NET
14 34 (12.98%) HTML
15 33 (12.60%) JavaScript
16 32 (12.21%) XML
16 32 (12.21%) PRINCE2
17 30 (11.45%) Computer Science
18 29 (11.07%) Oracle
18 29 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
19 28 (10.69%) Windows
20 24 (9.16%) Time Management
21 23 (8.78%) C++
21 23 (8.78%) TDD
22 22 (8.40%) ITIL
23 21 (8.02%) Software Licensing
24 20 (7.63%) Banking
25 19 (7.25%) Asset Management
25 19 (7.25%) T-SQL

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (5.73%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.53%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.53%) IIS
3 4 (1.53%) JBoss
3 4 (1.53%) Apache
4 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 57 (21.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) PaintShop Pro
2 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.91%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.25%) SaaS
2 6 (2.29%) Office 365
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.53%) CTI
2 3 (1.15%) Internet
2 3 (1.15%) Firewall
3 2 (0.76%) Broadband
3 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) Extranet
4 1 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.38%) Network Security
4 1 (0.38%) AMQP
4 1 (0.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.91%) MySQL
6 5 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.53%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.76%) Big Data
9 2 (0.76%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.38%) Redis
10 1 (0.38%) Riak
10 1 (0.38%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.15%) Selenium
3 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.15%) Subversion
4 2 (0.76%) MSTest
4 2 (0.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.76%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.76%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.38%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.38%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.38%) Maven
5 1 (0.38%) JIRA
5 1 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 52 (19.85%) Finance
2 20 (7.63%) Banking
3 7 (2.67%) Marketing
4 5 (1.91%) International Banking
5 4 (1.53%) Games
5 4 (1.53%) Automotive
5 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.15%) Back Office
6 3 (1.15%) Retail
6 3 (1.15%) French Language
7 2 (0.76%) Front Office
7 2 (0.76%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (29.77%) .NET
2 35 (13.36%) ASP.NET
3 34 (12.98%) HTML
4 32 (12.21%) XML
5 18 (6.87%) WCF
6 16 (6.11%) CSS
7 14 (5.34%) WPF
7 14 (5.34%) REST
8 12 (4.58%) Web Services
9 11 (4.20%) Spring
9 11 (4.20%) HTML5
10 10 (3.82%) WinForms
11 6 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.91%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (1.91%) XHTML
12 5 (1.91%) Ajax
13 4 (1.53%) .NET Framework
13 4 (1.53%) Java EE
13 4 (1.53%) LINQ
13 4 (1.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.45%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.73%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.73%) Mathematics
3 14 (5.34%) Hedge funds
4 10 (3.82%) N-Tier
5 9 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.29%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.76%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.76%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.69%) Windows
2 18 (6.87%) Linux
3 11 (4.20%) UNIX
4 1 (0.38%) Android
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.72%) Project Management
2 56 (21.37%) Software Engineering
3 54 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (15.65%) Business Analysis
5 32 (12.21%) PRINCE2
6 24 (9.16%) Time Management
7 23 (8.78%) TDD
8 22 (8.40%) ITIL
9 21 (8.02%) Software Licensing
10 19 (7.25%) Software Asset Management
10 19 (7.25%) Asset Management
11 18 (6.87%) SDLC
12 16 (6.11%) IT Asset Management
13 15 (5.73%) Software Delivery
13 15 (5.73%) MVC
13 15 (5.73%) Unit Testing
14 13 (4.96%) Workflow
14 13 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (4.96%) SOA
15 12 (4.58%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 97 (37.02%) SQL
2 73 (27.86%) C#
3 42 (16.03%) Java
4 33 (12.60%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.78%) C++
6 19 (7.25%) T-SQL
7 15 (5.73%) C
8 11 (4.20%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.44%) PHP
10 8 (3.05%) Scala
11 5 (1.91%) VBA
12 4 (1.53%) Python
12 4 (1.53%) VB
13 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.76%) Perl
13 2 (0.76%) Ruby
13 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.38%) Clojure
14 1 (0.38%) Go
14 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 78 (29.77%) Degree
2 29 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.73%) MCP
4 12 (4.58%) ISEB
5 10 (3.82%) MCSD
5 10 (3.82%) MCPD
5 10 (3.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.91%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.53%) ACCA
8 4 (1.53%) CIMA
9 2 (0.76%) PhD
9 2 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.38%) CCSP
10 1 (0.38%) CCNA
10 1 (0.38%) MCSE
10 1 (0.38%) CISSP
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.44%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) Unicenter
2 2 (0.76%) SCCM
2 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) Mesos
Vendors
1 83 (31.68%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.07%) Oracle
3 6 (2.29%) Sybase
3 6 (2.29%) IBM
4 5 (1.91%) Adobe
5 4 (1.53%) HP
5 4 (1.53%) SAP
5 4 (1.53%) Avaya
5 4 (1.53%) Cisco
5 4 (1.53%) FrontRange
5 4 (1.53%) LANDesk
6 2 (0.76%) Symantec
7 1 (0.38%) VMware
7 1 (0.38%) Altiris
7 1 (0.38%) Google
7 1 (0.38%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.38%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.38%) Sage
7 1 (0.38%) Cognos
7 1 (0.38%) Siebel
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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