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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 770 764 679
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -85
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 113 132 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 85 108 172
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +40 38 £31,500 -42.72% 4
South East -9 32 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North West +22 10 £27,500 - 3
Yorkshire -3 9 £38,750 -3.12% 2
South West -16 7 £65,000 +108.00%
East of England +24 6 £33,000 -12.00% 1
East Midlands +12 6 £35,000 +32.07%
West Midlands -29 5 £23,500 -32.85%
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 102 (43.40%) SQL
2 74 (31.49%) .NET
3 67 (28.51%) Degree
4 63 (26.81%) C#
5 60 (25.53%) Java
6 59 (25.11%) SQL Server
7 57 (24.26%) Microsoft
8 53 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (20.85%) Finance
10 45 (19.15%) MS Excel
11 44 (18.72%) XML
12 41 (17.45%) Software Engineering
13 39 (16.60%) Windows
14 38 (16.17%) Computer Science
15 33 (14.04%) ASP.NET
16 31 (13.19%) JavaScript
16 31 (13.19%) HTML
17 28 (11.91%) Oracle
17 28 (11.91%) Project Management
18 27 (11.49%) Banking
19 26 (11.06%) Asset Management
20 25 (10.64%) Business Analysis
20 25 (10.64%) CSS
20 25 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
21 24 (10.21%) UNIX
22 21 (8.94%) ISEB
22 21 (8.94%) Web Services
23 20 (8.51%) Linux
23 20 (8.51%) CRM
24 17 (7.23%) Workflow

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (5.11%) IIS
2 11 (4.68%) CMS
3 9 (3.83%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.28%) Kentico
6 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.28%) Drupal
6 3 (1.28%) JBoss
6 3 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.28%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.85%) WordPress
7 2 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.85%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.43%) Moodle
8 1 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 45 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.83%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.85%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (0.85%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.85%) GoldMine
2 2 (0.85%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.85%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.43%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.83%) SaaS
2 7 (2.98%) Office 365
3 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.55%) LAN
1 6 (2.55%) WAN
1 6 (2.55%) TCP/IP
1 6 (2.55%) SSL
1 6 (2.55%) Internet
2 5 (2.13%) CTI
3 4 (1.70%) WebEx
4 2 (0.85%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (0.85%) VLAN
4 2 (0.85%) Network Security
4 2 (0.85%) MPLS
4 2 (0.85%) OSPF
4 2 (0.85%) BGP
4 2 (0.85%) VPN
4 2 (0.85%) DNS
4 2 (0.85%) HTTP
5 1 (0.43%) Extranet
5 1 (0.43%) Wireless
5 1 (0.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (25.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.68%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.98%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.70%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.43%) Redis
8 1 (0.43%) Riak
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.26%) MSTest
2 10 (4.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (2.55%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.28%) JUnit
6 2 (0.85%) JIRA
6 2 (0.85%) Selenium
6 2 (0.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.85%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.43%) GDB
7 1 (0.43%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 49 (20.85%) Finance
2 27 (11.49%) Banking
3 11 (4.68%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.68%) French Language
3 11 (4.68%) German Language
4 9 (3.83%) Back Office
5 5 (2.13%) International Banking
5 5 (2.13%) Retail
6 4 (1.70%) Local Government
6 4 (1.70%) Automotive
7 3 (1.28%) Front Office
7 3 (1.28%) Marketing
8 2 (0.85%) Electronics
8 2 (0.85%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (31.49%) .NET
2 44 (18.72%) XML
3 33 (14.04%) ASP.NET
4 31 (13.19%) HTML
5 25 (10.64%) CSS
6 21 (8.94%) Web Services
7 8 (3.40%) jQuery
8 7 (2.98%) Spring
8 7 (2.98%) Apache Flex
9 6 (2.55%) Ajax
9 6 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (2.13%) REST
10 5 (2.13%) JDBC
11 4 (1.70%) STL
12 3 (1.28%) J2EE
12 3 (1.28%) XHTML
12 3 (1.28%) Java SE
12 3 (1.28%) Java EE
13 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.17%) Computer Science
2 25 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (6.81%) Hedge funds
4 8 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.40%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.55%) Thin Client
5 6 (2.55%) Credit Risk
5 6 (2.55%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.70%) Open Source
8 3 (1.28%) iPad
8 3 (1.28%) Statistics
8 3 (1.28%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.28%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.85%) Economics
9 2 (0.85%) Derivative
9 2 (0.85%) User Experience
9 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.60%) Windows
2 24 (10.21%) UNIX
3 20 (8.51%) Linux
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (17.45%) Software Engineering
3 28 (11.91%) Project Management
4 26 (11.06%) Asset Management
5 25 (10.64%) Business Analysis
6 20 (8.51%) CRM
7 17 (7.23%) Workflow
7 17 (7.23%) Software Licensing
8 15 (6.38%) Software Asset Management
8 15 (6.38%) Software Testing
9 13 (5.53%) Time Management
9 13 (5.53%) IT Asset Management
10 12 (5.11%) MVC
11 11 (4.68%) Release Management
12 10 (4.26%) Performance Testing
12 10 (4.26%) Test Scripting
12 10 (4.26%) Software Delivery
13 7 (2.98%) SOA
13 7 (2.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (2.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 102 (43.40%) SQL
2 63 (26.81%) C#
3 60 (25.53%) Java
4 31 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.11%) C++
6 10 (4.26%) C
7 9 (3.83%) PHP
7 9 (3.83%) VB
8 5 (2.13%) VBA
9 4 (1.70%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.70%) Ada
9 4 (1.70%) VB6
9 4 (1.70%) Perl
10 3 (1.28%) Scala
11 1 (0.43%) Clojure
11 1 (0.43%) Go
11 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.43%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 67 (28.51%) Degree
2 21 (8.94%) ISEB
3 16 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (5.96%) MCP
5 10 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.55%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.70%) CIPD
9 2 (0.85%) AAT
9 2 (0.85%) ACCA
9 2 (0.85%) CIMA
10 1 (0.43%) MCITP
10 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.43%) MCSE
10 1 (0.43%) PhD
10 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.53%) QA
2 3 (1.28%) HL7
3 2 (0.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) Basel II
System Software
1 8 (3.40%) Active Directory
1 8 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.85%) vSphere
2 2 (0.85%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.85%) KVM
3 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.85%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.43%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) Mesos
Vendors
1 57 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.91%) Oracle
3 8 (3.40%) VMware
4 5 (2.13%) Sage
4 5 (2.13%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.13%) Cisco
4 5 (2.13%) Avaya
4 5 (2.13%) Vermilion
5 4 (1.70%) IBM
5 4 (1.70%) SAP
6 3 (1.28%) Sybase
6 3 (1.28%) HP
7 2 (0.85%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.85%) Charles River
7 2 (0.85%) SimCorp
7 2 (0.85%) FrontRange
7 2 (0.85%) LANDesk
7 2 (0.85%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.43%) hybris
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