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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 643 673 717
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 270 265 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 235 221 201
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +27 120 £57,500 +24.32% 12
South East +14 62 £47,500 +28.37% 7
Yorkshire +18 29 £35,000 -3.44% 3
West Midlands -6 19 £50,000 +14.28% 1
East of England +20 14 £45,000 - 2
North West +17 11 £42,500 +21.42% 1
South West +6 10 £68,750 +5.76% 1
East Midlands +8 6 £31,500 -21.25%
Midlands +9 1 - -
North East +3 1 £22,000 -20.00%
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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.

1 193 (38.07%) Finance
2 161 (31.76%) SQL
3 142 (28.01%) Project Management
4 140 (27.61%) Java
5 116 (22.88%) Oracle
6 113 (22.29%) Degree
7 99 (19.53%) Microsoft
8 96 (18.93%) SQL Server
8 96 (18.93%) .NET
8 96 (18.93%) C#
9 89 (17.55%) XML
10 81 (15.98%) MS Excel
10 81 (15.98%) Presales
11 80 (15.78%) Banking
12 60 (11.83%) Web Services
13 59 (11.64%) C++
13 59 (11.64%) HTML
14 58 (11.44%) Enterprise Software
15 54 (10.65%) Windows
15 54 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
16 53 (10.45%) Business Analysis
17 50 (9.86%) Software Engineering
17 50 (9.86%) Wealth Management
18 47 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
19 44 (8.68%) Time Management
19 44 (8.68%) SaaS
20 42 (8.28%) Analytics
21 41 (8.09%) Big Data
21 41 (8.09%) Asset Management
21 41 (8.09%) JavaScript

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 27 (5.33%) IIS
2 17 (3.35%) Tomcat
3 16 (3.16%) JBoss
4 14 (2.76%) WebSphere
4 14 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (2.17%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.38%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.59%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.59%) Node.js
9 2 (0.39%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.39%) CMS
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.20%) Confluence
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 81 (15.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.37%) MS Office
3 10 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.59%) MS Project
5 3 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 14 (2.76%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (0.99%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (0.99%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.79%) Infor SunSystems
4 4 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.79%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.59%) Finacle
5 3 (0.59%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.39%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (0.39%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.39%) Sonata
6 2 (0.39%) Summit
7 1 (0.20%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.68%) SaaS
2 4 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.79%) Office 365
3 3 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.55%) SSL
2 13 (2.56%) DNS
3 12 (2.37%) Firewall
4 11 (2.17%) Internet
5 10 (1.97%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.58%) DHCP
7 7 (1.38%) SAN
8 6 (1.18%) NAS
9 2 (0.39%) 3GPP
9 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.20%) CTI
10 1 (0.20%) HTTP
10 1 (0.20%) Intranet
10 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.20%) VPN
10 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (18.93%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.09%) Big Data
3 39 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.97%) DB2
6 10 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.78%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.79%) MySQL
12 3 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.39%) QlikView
13 2 (0.39%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (0.79%) Subversion
2 3 (0.59%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.59%) JIRA
3 2 (0.39%) CMake
3 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.39%) Maven
4 1 (0.20%) AppScan
4 1 (0.20%) JBehave
4 1 (0.20%) JMeter
4 1 (0.20%) JUnit
4 1 (0.20%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.20%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.20%) MSI
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 193 (38.07%) Finance
2 80 (15.78%) Banking
3 31 (6.11%) Retail
4 29 (5.72%) Investment Banking
5 28 (5.52%) Back Office
6 27 (5.33%) Front Office
7 21 (4.14%) Telecoms
8 17 (3.35%) Retail Banking
9 16 (3.16%) Financial Institution
10 11 (2.17%) Legal
11 10 (1.97%) Marketing
12 6 (1.18%) Local Government
13 5 (0.99%) Games
13 5 (0.99%) Law
13 5 (0.99%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.59%) Publishing
16 2 (0.39%) Billing
16 2 (0.39%) German Language
17 1 (0.20%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (18.93%) .NET
2 89 (17.55%) XML
3 60 (11.83%) Web Services
4 59 (11.64%) HTML
5 35 (6.90%) XSLT
6 23 (4.54%) CSS
7 21 (4.14%) ASP.NET
8 18 (3.55%) J2EE
8 18 (3.55%) SAML
9 17 (3.35%) HTML5
10 16 (3.16%) Java EE
10 16 (3.16%) JSP
11 12 (2.37%) SOAP
12 11 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
13 10 (1.97%) .NET Framework
13 10 (1.97%) WCF
14 8 (1.58%) Spring
15 5 (0.99%) STL
16 4 (0.79%) Ajax
16 4 (0.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.44%) Enterprise Software
2 47 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (6.90%) Fintech
4 17 (3.35%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.35%) Driving Licence
5 16 (3.16%) Visualisation
6 15 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.17%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.78%) iPad
9 8 (1.58%) Physics
10 7 (1.38%) Clustering
10 7 (1.38%) Derivative
11 5 (0.99%) Economics
11 5 (0.99%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.99%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.79%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.79%) SCADA
13 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Licensing
13 3 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.65%) Windows
2 40 (7.89%) Unix
3 32 (6.31%) Linux
4 20 (3.94%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.18%) Solaris
9 3 (0.59%) Android
9 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.39%) AIX
10 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.20%) HPUX
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (28.01%) Project Management
2 81 (15.98%) Presales
3 54 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (10.45%) Business Analysis
5 50 (9.86%) Software Engineering
5 50 (9.86%) Wealth Management
6 44 (8.68%) Time Management
7 42 (8.28%) Analytics
8 41 (8.09%) Asset Management
9 37 (7.30%) Data Analytics
10 35 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 34 (6.71%) ERP
11 34 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 33 (6.51%) PRINCE2
13 31 (6.11%) Migration
14 29 (5.72%) SOA
15 28 (5.52%) Software Asset Management
16 27 (5.33%) Business Development
16 27 (5.33%) Customer Engagement
17 24 (4.73%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 161 (31.76%) SQL
2 140 (27.61%) Java
3 96 (18.93%) C#
4 59 (11.64%) C++
5 41 (8.09%) JavaScript
6 29 (5.72%) C
7 28 (5.52%) Python
8 23 (4.54%) Perl
9 22 (4.34%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.96%) VB
11 14 (2.76%) VB.NET
12 13 (2.56%) Lua
13 8 (1.58%) Scala
14 6 (1.18%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.79%) PHP
16 4 (0.79%) Ruby
17 3 (0.59%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.59%) VBA
18 2 (0.39%) F#
Qualifications
1 113 (22.29%) Degree
2 23 (4.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.78%) MCP
3 9 (1.78%) MCSE
4 6 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.99%) CISSP
6 4 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.79%) ISEB
7 3 (0.59%) GIAC
8 2 (0.39%) CCNA
8 2 (0.39%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.39%) CISMP
8 2 (0.39%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.39%) SANS
8 2 (0.39%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (0.39%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.14%) QA
2 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.59%) SLA
3 2 (0.39%) COBIT
3 2 (0.39%) GAAP
3 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.39%) ISO22301
3 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) COSHH
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.18%) SCCM
2 3 (0.59%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.20%) Mesos
3 1 (0.20%) Nessus
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 116 (22.88%) Oracle
2 99 (19.53%) Microsoft
3 40 (7.89%) SAP
4 26 (5.13%) IBM
5 17 (3.35%) HP
6 16 (3.16%) VMware
7 15 (2.96%) BMC
7 15 (2.96%) Citrix
8 14 (2.76%) Northgate
9 12 (2.37%) Sage
10 11 (2.17%) Adobe
11 8 (1.58%) Epicor
12 6 (1.18%) Bloomberg
12 6 (1.18%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.99%) Avaloq
13 5 (0.99%) Charles River
13 5 (0.99%) Eze Castle Integration
13 5 (0.99%) SimCorp
13 5 (0.99%) Symantec
14 4 (0.79%) Sun
Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 30k OTE
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Mark Loucas Payments
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Stock and Other Benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + full benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Health, Pension, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great base + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Orpington, Kent
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + 25 days holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £66000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Hungerford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago