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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 753 744 654
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -90
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 97 114 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 94 100 189
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
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
93187 93662 97567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.48% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 77560 76025 83489
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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
London +15 32 £41,250 -9.83% 4
South East -48 26 £42,500 +2.40%
North West -3 16 £27,500 -15.38% 2
East of England +6 7 £40,000 -23.80% 2
East Midlands +23 4 £30,000 -
South West -7 4 £48,750 +31.75%
Yorkshire +4 3 £25,000 +47.05% 1
North East -11 3 £24,000 -7.69%
West Midlands -28 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £36,000 -
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 105 (44.87%) SQL
2 63 (26.92%) C#
3 61 (26.07%) Java
4 59 (25.21%) .NET
4 59 (25.21%) Degree
5 51 (21.79%) Finance
6 50 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (20.51%) SQL Server
8 40 (17.09%) HTML
9 39 (16.67%) XML
10 35 (14.96%) Software Engineering
11 34 (14.53%) Computer Science
11 34 (14.53%) Microsoft
12 30 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
13 29 (12.39%) MS Excel
14 28 (11.97%) Windows
14 28 (11.97%) ASP.NET
14 28 (11.97%) CSS
15 27 (11.54%) JavaScript
15 27 (11.54%) UNIX
16 26 (11.11%) Project Management
17 24 (10.26%) Banking
18 21 (8.97%) Oracle
19 20 (8.55%) Business Analysis
20 19 (8.12%) Workflow
20 19 (8.12%) C++
20 19 (8.12%) Web Services
21 18 (7.69%) Linux
21 18 (7.69%) CRM
22 17 (7.26%) Asset Management

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (6.41%) CMS
2 12 (5.13%) IIS
3 5 (2.14%) Drupal
3 5 (2.14%) Kentico
4 4 (1.71%) WordPress
4 4 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.28%) Moodle
5 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.85%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 29 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.70%) MS Office
3 4 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) SalesLogix
2 3 (1.28%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.85%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.85%) GoldMine
3 2 (0.85%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.43%) Magento
4 1 (0.43%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.43%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.85%) SaaS
2 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.85%) Internet
2 7 (2.99%) LAN
2 7 (2.99%) WAN
2 7 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.56%) SSL
4 2 (0.85%) VPN
4 2 (0.85%) DNS
4 2 (0.85%) HTTP
4 2 (0.85%) MPLS
4 2 (0.85%) OSPF
4 2 (0.85%) BGP
4 2 (0.85%) VLAN
4 2 (0.85%) Network Security
4 2 (0.85%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.43%) Wireless
5 1 (0.43%) SMS
5 1 (0.43%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.41%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (4.70%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.42%) MSTest
2 8 (3.42%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (2.99%) JUnit
4 5 (2.14%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.28%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.85%) JIRA
6 2 (0.85%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.43%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.43%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.43%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.43%) GDB
7 1 (0.43%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 51 (21.79%) Finance
2 24 (10.26%) Banking
3 14 (5.98%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.70%) French Language
4 11 (4.70%) German Language
5 10 (4.27%) Back Office
6 7 (2.99%) Local Government
6 7 (2.99%) Retail
7 4 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.71%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.85%) Law
8 2 (0.85%) Front Office
8 2 (0.85%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (25.21%) .NET
2 40 (17.09%) HTML
3 39 (16.67%) XML
4 28 (11.97%) ASP.NET
4 28 (11.97%) CSS
5 19 (8.12%) Web Services
6 8 (3.42%) Apache Flex
6 8 (3.42%) jQuery
7 7 (2.99%) Ajax
7 7 (2.99%) JDBC
8 6 (2.56%) Spring
8 6 (2.56%) XHTML
8 6 (2.56%) Java SE
9 5 (2.14%) RESTful
10 4 (1.71%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.28%) EDI
11 3 (1.28%) STL
11 3 (1.28%) HTML5
12 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.53%) Computer Science
2 30 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.13%) Hedge funds
4 11 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.27%) Mathematics
6 9 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.56%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.56%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.56%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.56%) Statistics
7 6 (2.56%) iPad
8 5 (2.14%) Open Source
9 4 (1.71%) Physics
10 3 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.28%) User Experience
10 3 (1.28%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.28%) EFT
11 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.85%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.97%) Windows
2 27 (11.54%) UNIX
3 18 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.43%) Android
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (14.96%) Software Engineering
3 26 (11.11%) Project Management
4 20 (8.55%) Business Analysis
5 19 (8.12%) Workflow
6 18 (7.69%) CRM
7 17 (7.26%) Asset Management
8 12 (5.13%) Software Testing
9 11 (4.70%) E-Commerce
10 10 (4.27%) MVC
10 10 (4.27%) Release Management
10 10 (4.27%) High Availability
11 9 (3.85%) Test Scripting
11 9 (3.85%) ERP
11 9 (3.85%) OO
12 8 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.42%) Performance Testing
13 7 (2.99%) Functional Testing
13 7 (2.99%) Performance Management
13 7 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 105 (44.87%) SQL
2 63 (26.92%) C#
3 61 (26.07%) Java
4 27 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 19 (8.12%) C++
6 10 (4.27%) C
7 9 (3.85%) VB
8 7 (2.99%) VBA
9 6 (2.56%) PHP
9 6 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.71%) Perl
10 4 (1.71%) Fortran
10 4 (1.71%) VB6
11 3 (1.28%) Ada
11 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.85%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (25.21%) Degree
2 12 (5.13%) ISEB
3 4 (1.71%) PhD
4 3 (1.28%) CISSP
4 3 (1.28%) PCI QSA
4 3 (1.28%) CISA
4 3 (1.28%) MBA
4 3 (1.28%) CIPD
5 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) AAT
5 2 (0.85%) CIMA
5 2 (0.85%) ACCA
6 1 (0.43%) MCP
6 1 (0.43%) MCSE
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) MCITP
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.70%) QA
2 5 (2.14%) Basel II
3 4 (1.71%) HL7
4 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.28%) vSphere
4 2 (0.85%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.85%) KVM
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.43%) XenApp
5 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.85%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.43%) WSUS
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.97%) Oracle
3 9 (3.85%) Sage
3 9 (3.85%) VMware
4 7 (2.99%) Business Objects
4 7 (2.99%) Vermilion
5 4 (1.71%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.71%) SAP
5 4 (1.71%) HP
5 4 (1.71%) IBM
6 3 (1.28%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.85%) FrontRange
7 2 (0.85%) LANDesk
7 2 (0.85%) BMC
7 2 (0.85%) SimCorp
7 2 (0.85%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.85%) Charles River
8 1 (0.43%) Wyse
8 1 (0.43%) Kofax
8 1 (0.43%) Civica
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