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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 662 694 728
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 269 254 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 242 217 200
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +24.13%
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
92749 99347 108873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78780 81890 89141
Median salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 3 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 3 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 +7 110 £57,500 +18.55% 9
South East +18 66 £47,500 +26.66% 6
Yorkshire +27 31 £35,000 -9.67% 1
West Midlands -14 20 £47,500 -13.63% 1
North West +37 18 £42,500 +54.54% 1
East Midlands +15 11 £32,500 -13.33%
East of England 0 8 £45,000 -20.00% 3
South West +3 3 £80,000 +23.07%
North East +4 1 £22,000 -58.09%
Midlands - 1 - -
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 172 (35.32%) Finance
2 160 (32.85%) SQL
3 146 (29.98%) Project Management
4 138 (28.34%) Java
5 111 (22.79%) Oracle
6 106 (21.77%) Degree
7 104 (21.36%) Microsoft
8 98 (20.12%) SQL Server
9 93 (19.10%) C#
9 93 (19.10%) .NET
10 88 (18.07%) Presales
11 83 (17.04%) MS Excel
12 76 (15.61%) XML
12 76 (15.61%) Banking
13 60 (12.32%) C++
14 57 (11.70%) Web Services
14 57 (11.70%) Business Analysis
15 56 (11.50%) Enterprise Software
16 55 (11.29%) SaaS
16 55 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (10.68%) Windows
17 52 (10.68%) HTML
18 50 (10.27%) Software Engineering
19 47 (9.65%) Wealth Management
20 44 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
21 42 (8.62%) Time Management
22 41 (8.42%) Big Data
22 41 (8.42%) PRINCE2
22 41 (8.42%) Asset Management
23 37 (7.60%) Unix

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 30 (6.16%) IIS
2 17 (3.49%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.08%) JBoss
4 14 (2.87%) WebSphere
4 14 (2.87%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (1.64%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.44%) Apache Pig
6 7 (1.44%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.23%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.62%) Node.js
9 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.41%) CMS
10 1 (0.21%) Confluence
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.21%) SAS
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 83 (17.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.64%) MS Office
2 8 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) DOC1
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.87%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.82%) Infor SunSystems
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.82%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (0.82%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.62%) Finacle
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.62%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.62%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.41%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.41%) Summit
6 1 (0.21%) Exstream
6 1 (0.21%) Misys Equation
6 1 (0.21%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 55 (11.29%) SaaS
2 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
4 2 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.90%) Firewall
1 19 (3.90%) SSL
2 17 (3.49%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.87%) DNS
4 11 (2.26%) Internet
5 9 (1.85%) DHCP
6 7 (1.44%) SAN
7 6 (1.23%) NAS
8 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.21%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.21%) CTI
9 1 (0.21%) HTTP
9 1 (0.21%) Intranet
9 1 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.21%) VPN
9 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (20.12%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.42%) Big Data
3 37 (7.60%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (2.46%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.26%) Hadoop
6 11 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.05%) DB2
7 10 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.44%) Apache Hive
8 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.21%) GIS
13 1 (0.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.23%) Subversion
2 4 (0.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.41%) CMake
4 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.41%) JUnit
4 2 (0.41%) Maven
4 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.21%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.21%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.21%) JBehave
5 1 (0.21%) JIRA
5 1 (0.21%) JMeter
5 1 (0.21%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.21%) MSI
5 1 (0.21%) MSTest
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 172 (35.32%) Finance
2 76 (15.61%) Banking
3 30 (6.16%) Retail
4 29 (5.95%) Telecoms
5 28 (5.75%) Investment Banking
6 23 (4.72%) Back Office
6 23 (4.72%) Front Office
7 18 (3.70%) Retail Banking
8 12 (2.46%) Financial Institution
9 10 (2.05%) Marketing
10 9 (1.85%) Legal
11 5 (1.03%) Local Government
11 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.41%) Billing
13 2 (0.41%) Law
14 1 (0.21%) French Language
14 1 (0.21%) Games
14 1 (0.21%) German Language
14 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (19.10%) .NET
2 76 (15.61%) XML
3 57 (11.70%) Web Services
4 52 (10.68%) HTML
5 32 (6.57%) XSLT
6 23 (4.72%) CSS
7 19 (3.90%) Java EE
8 18 (3.70%) ASP.NET
8 18 (3.70%) J2EE
9 17 (3.49%) HTML5
10 15 (3.08%) SAML
11 14 (2.87%) JSP
12 11 (2.26%) SOAP
13 10 (2.05%) WCF
14 8 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
14 8 (1.64%) STL
15 7 (1.44%) .NET Framework
16 5 (1.03%) Spring
17 4 (0.82%) Ajax
17 4 (0.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.50%) Enterprise Software
2 44 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.98%) Fintech
4 15 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.87%) Driving Licence
6 13 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.46%) Visualisation
8 11 (2.26%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.85%) iPad
10 8 (1.64%) Physics
11 7 (1.44%) Clustering
11 7 (1.44%) Cybercrime
11 7 (1.44%) Derivative
12 5 (1.03%) Economics
12 5 (1.03%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.82%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.82%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.82%) Learning Management System
13 4 (0.82%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.68%) Windows
2 37 (7.60%) Linux
2 37 (7.60%) Unix
3 21 (4.31%) Windows Server
4 16 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.85%) Android
6 9 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.64%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.03%) Solaris
9 1 (0.21%) AIX
9 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.21%) VMS
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (29.98%) Project Management
2 88 (18.07%) Presales
3 57 (11.70%) Business Analysis
4 55 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (10.27%) Software Engineering
6 47 (9.65%) Wealth Management
7 42 (8.62%) Time Management
8 41 (8.42%) Asset Management
8 41 (8.42%) PRINCE2
9 37 (7.60%) Analytics
10 36 (7.39%) ERP
11 33 (6.78%) Data Analytics
12 32 (6.57%) Migration
13 30 (6.16%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (5.95%) SOA
15 27 (5.54%) Business Development
15 27 (5.54%) CRM
15 27 (5.54%) Software Asset Management
16 26 (5.34%) Customer Engagement
17 24 (4.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 160 (32.85%) SQL
2 138 (28.34%) Java
3 93 (19.10%) C#
4 60 (12.32%) C++
5 37 (7.60%) JavaScript
6 25 (5.13%) C
7 23 (4.72%) PL/SQL
8 19 (3.90%) Perl
8 19 (3.90%) Python
9 10 (2.05%) Lua
9 10 (2.05%) VB
10 9 (1.85%) Objective-C
10 9 (1.85%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.44%) Scala
12 5 (1.03%) VBA
13 4 (0.82%) PHP
13 4 (0.82%) Ruby
14 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (21.77%) Degree
2 30 (6.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.67%) MCSE
4 8 (1.64%) CISSP
4 8 (1.64%) MCP
5 7 (1.44%) CCNA
5 7 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.44%) GIAC
5 7 (1.44%) Linux+ Certification
5 7 (1.44%) SANS
5 7 (1.44%) SSCP
6 6 (1.23%) ISEB
7 5 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.82%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.62%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) ACCA
10 2 (0.41%) CIMA
10 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.21%) CISA
11 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) GAAP
2 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) COBIT
3 1 (0.21%) COSHH
3 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.21%) SDET
System Software
1 22 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.23%) SCCM
2 3 (0.62%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.21%) Ansible
3 1 (0.21%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.21%) Mesos
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 111 (22.79%) Oracle
2 104 (21.36%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.98%) SAP
4 21 (4.31%) IBM
5 15 (3.08%) Citrix
5 15 (3.08%) HP
6 14 (2.87%) Northgate
6 14 (2.87%) VMware
7 13 (2.67%) BMC
8 11 (2.26%) Sage
9 9 (1.85%) Adobe
10 7 (1.44%) Epicor
11 6 (1.23%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.03%) Bloomberg
13 4 (0.82%) Charles River
13 4 (0.82%) Eze Castle Integration
13 4 (0.82%) Infor
13 4 (0.82%) SimCorp
13 4 (0.82%) Sun
13 4 (0.82%) Wonderware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Softsols
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago