The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 753 662 712
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 117 179 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 96 170 143
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +7.04%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101620 95984 106229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83829 80449 91820
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Consultant
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 -38 46 £50,000 +17.64% 4
South East -23 36 £37,500 -6.25% 3
East of England -20 9 £36,250 +3.57% 2
North West +2 8 £36,500 -14.11% 1
Yorkshire -47 8 £37,500 +17.18% 2
North East - 7 £20,000 - 3
South West -31 4 £31,500 -11.26% 3
West Midlands +3 3 £31,500 -24.09%
East Midlands -10 2 £40,750 -9.44%
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 123 (48.62%) SQL
2 76 (30.04%) SQL Server
3 66 (26.09%) Finance
4 61 (24.11%) .NET
5 60 (23.72%) C#
6 57 (22.53%) Java
7 51 (20.16%) Degree
8 46 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 46 (18.18%) Oracle
9 43 (17.00%) Windows
10 39 (15.42%) Project Management
11 35 (13.83%) MS Excel
11 35 (13.83%) JavaScript
12 31 (12.25%) HTML
13 29 (11.46%) XML
13 29 (11.46%) Linux
14 28 (11.07%) J2EE
15 26 (10.28%) OO
15 26 (10.28%) UNIX
16 24 (9.49%) CSS
17 23 (9.09%) Data Analysis
18 22 (8.70%) ERP
19 21 (8.30%) ASP.NET
19 21 (8.30%) PHP
19 21 (8.30%) Sage
19 21 (8.30%) Computer Science
20 20 (7.91%) HL7
20 20 (7.91%) C++
20 20 (7.91%) Banking
21 19 (7.51%) Business Analysis

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (5.93%) Drupal
2 14 (5.53%) IIS
3 9 (3.56%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.16%) Apache
4 8 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.37%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.98%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.98%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.40%) CMS
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
Applications
1 35 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.51%) MS Office
3 3 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (6.72%) Dynamics NAV
1 17 (6.72%) Sage 200
2 11 (4.35%) Sage 50
3 10 (3.95%) Exchequer
4 8 (3.16%) Pegasus Opera
5 6 (2.37%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (1.98%) Movex
6 5 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (1.58%) Agresso
7 4 (1.58%) Lawson
7 4 (1.58%) SAP Business One
7 4 (1.58%) Sage 1000
8 3 (1.19%) Sage BI
8 3 (1.19%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.79%) GoldMine
9 2 (0.79%) MFGPRO
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.40%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.40%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.95%) SaaS
2 3 (1.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.58%) LAN
1 4 (1.58%) WAN
2 3 (1.19%) AMQP
3 2 (0.79%) VPN
3 2 (0.79%) SS7
3 2 (0.79%) NGN
4 1 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (30.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.51%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.93%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (1.98%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.98%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.58%) OLAP
5 4 (1.58%) MySQL
6 3 (1.19%) Redis
6 3 (1.19%) Riak
6 3 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.19%) Big Data
6 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.19%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.40%) EDMS
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (2.77%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.37%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.58%) JUnit
3 4 (1.58%) Maven
3 4 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.19%) Rational Performance Tester
4 3 (1.19%) JMeter
4 3 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.19%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.79%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 66 (26.09%) Finance
2 20 (7.91%) Banking
3 19 (7.51%) Back Office
4 12 (4.74%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.74%) Front Office
5 6 (2.37%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.58%) Local Government
7 4 (1.58%) Legal
7 4 (1.58%) Games
8 3 (1.19%) Advertising
9 2 (0.79%) Marketing
9 2 (0.79%) Retail
9 2 (0.79%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) French Language
10 1 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (24.11%) .NET
2 31 (12.25%) HTML
3 29 (11.46%) XML
4 28 (11.07%) J2EE
5 24 (9.49%) CSS
6 21 (8.30%) ASP.NET
7 12 (4.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (3.95%) Web Services
9 9 (3.56%) jQuery
9 9 (3.56%) Spring
10 5 (1.98%) Ajax
11 4 (1.58%) JMS
11 4 (1.58%) MDX
11 4 (1.58%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.58%) REST
12 3 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (1.19%) Spring Batch
12 3 (1.19%) Spring Integration
12 3 (1.19%) Kafka
12 3 (1.19%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.30%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.11%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.74%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.16%) NHS
6 7 (2.77%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.77%) Derivative
7 6 (2.37%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.98%) Open Source
9 4 (1.58%) EPoS
9 4 (1.58%) Equities
10 3 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.79%) Economics
11 2 (0.79%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.79%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.40%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.40%) GIS
12 1 (0.40%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.00%) Windows
2 29 (11.46%) Linux
3 26 (10.28%) UNIX
4 12 (4.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.16%) Windows XP
6 7 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.58%) Windows Vista
7 4 (1.58%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.19%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.79%) Android
9 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.42%) Project Management
2 26 (10.28%) OO
3 23 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 22 (8.70%) ERP
5 19 (7.51%) Business Analysis
6 18 (7.11%) CRM
6 18 (7.11%) PRINCE2
7 17 (6.72%) Software Engineering
7 17 (6.72%) Mobile Application Development
8 16 (6.32%) Investment Management
8 16 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (5.93%) Performance Analysis
10 14 (5.53%) Asset Management
11 12 (4.74%) MVC
12 11 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (3.95%) ITIL
13 10 (3.95%) OOP
14 9 (3.56%) TDD
15 8 (3.16%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 123 (48.62%) SQL
2 60 (23.72%) C#
3 57 (22.53%) Java
4 35 (13.83%) JavaScript
5 21 (8.30%) PHP
6 20 (7.91%) C++
7 15 (5.93%) MUMPS
8 11 (4.35%) C
9 10 (3.95%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.77%) VBScript
11 6 (2.37%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.37%) Python
12 3 (1.19%) Clojure
12 3 (1.19%) Golang
12 3 (1.19%) Erlang
12 3 (1.19%) Scala
12 3 (1.19%) Groovy
12 3 (1.19%) Ruby
12 3 (1.19%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (20.16%) Degree
2 13 (5.14%) ISEB
3 7 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.19%) AAT
4 3 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.19%) CIMA
4 3 (1.19%) ACCA
4 3 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.79%) MCP
5 2 (0.79%) CCSP
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) CIPD
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PMP
6 1 (0.40%) MCT
6 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.91%) HL7
2 6 (2.37%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) vCloud
4 1 (0.40%) vSphere
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.19%) Puppet
1 3 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 46 (18.18%) Oracle
2 21 (8.30%) Sage
3 10 (3.95%) SAP
3 10 (3.95%) Pegasus
4 8 (3.16%) CODA
4 8 (3.16%) VMware
5 6 (2.37%) HP
6 5 (1.98%) Infor
6 5 (1.98%) SunGard
6 5 (1.98%) Baan
7 4 (1.58%) JBoss
7 4 (1.58%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.58%) SmartStream
7 4 (1.58%) IBM
7 4 (1.58%) Epicor
7 4 (1.58%) Charles River
7 4 (1.58%) SimCorp
7 4 (1.58%) thinkFolio
7 4 (1.58%) Fiserv
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Work from home, Flexitime etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
York
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, life assurance etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60k OTE £80k, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60k OTE £80k, Car, Health, Pension,
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60k OTE £80k, Car, Health, Pension,
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Surrey
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West Yorkshire
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Bristol, Avon
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England
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South West England
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North East England
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Oxfordshire
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