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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 729 780 696
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 131 120 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 114 97 169
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
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
96689 103950 96080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.50% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80825 85788 80388
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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
South East +28 35 £45,000 +20.00% 7
London +4 34 £37,500 -25.00% 7
North West +9 21 £45,000 +23.28% 2
East Midlands +10 11 £42,500 +4.29% 1
East of England +11 9 £37,500 +3.44% 1
West Midlands -11 7 £36,250 +15.07% 1
Yorkshire -2 6 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Midlands - 4 - -
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 96 (39.34%) SQL
2 82 (33.61%) Microsoft
3 79 (32.38%) Degree
4 75 (30.74%) .NET
5 70 (28.69%) SQL Server
6 69 (28.28%) C#
7 63 (25.82%) Project Management
8 57 (23.36%) MS Excel
9 53 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (20.08%) Finance
11 47 (19.26%) Software Engineering
12 39 (15.98%) Business Analysis
13 38 (15.57%) Java
14 33 (13.52%) ASP.NET
15 31 (12.70%) XML
15 31 (12.70%) PRINCE2
16 28 (11.48%) Windows
16 28 (11.48%) HTML
17 27 (11.07%) Computer Science
18 26 (10.66%) JavaScript
18 26 (10.66%) Oracle
19 25 (10.25%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (10.25%) Banking
20 22 (9.02%) Time Management
20 22 (9.02%) ITIL
21 19 (7.79%) Linux
21 19 (7.79%) SaaS
21 19 (7.79%) Software Licensing
22 18 (7.38%) Hedge funds
22 18 (7.38%) T-SQL

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.10%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.05%) IIS
5 4 (1.64%) JBoss
5 4 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.41%) Apache
8 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 57 (23.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) PaintShop Pro
2 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.05%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.79%) SaaS
2 6 (2.46%) Office 365
3 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.05%) CTI
2 4 (1.64%) WebEx
3 3 (1.23%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) VLAN
4 2 (0.82%) Network Security
4 2 (0.82%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (0.82%) Broadband
4 2 (0.82%) HTTP
4 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.82%) VPN
4 2 (0.82%) DNS
4 2 (0.82%) MPLS
4 2 (0.82%) OSPF
4 2 (0.82%) BGP
5 1 (0.41%) Firewall
5 1 (0.41%) AMQP
5 1 (0.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (28.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.87%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.82%) MySQL
8 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.41%) Redis
8 1 (0.41%) Riak
8 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.41%) Big Data
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (3.69%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.46%) MSTest
3 6 (2.46%) HP UFT
4 5 (2.05%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.23%) Selenium
5 3 (1.23%) Subversion
6 2 (0.82%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.82%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) JUnit
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) JIRA
7 1 (0.41%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.41%) ClearCase
General
1 49 (20.08%) Finance
2 25 (10.25%) Banking
3 5 (2.05%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.05%) International Banking
3 5 (2.05%) Marketing
4 4 (1.64%) French Language
4 4 (1.64%) Automotive
5 3 (1.23%) Retail
6 2 (0.82%) Legal
6 2 (0.82%) Front Office
6 2 (0.82%) Back Office
6 2 (0.82%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (30.74%) .NET
2 33 (13.52%) ASP.NET
3 31 (12.70%) XML
4 28 (11.48%) HTML
5 14 (5.74%) CSS
6 12 (4.92%) REST
7 11 (4.51%) HTML5
7 11 (4.51%) WCF
7 11 (4.51%) WPF
8 10 (4.10%) Web Services
8 10 (4.10%) WinForms
9 8 (3.28%) Spring
10 7 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.05%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (2.05%) XHTML
12 4 (1.64%) J2EE
12 4 (1.64%) RESTful
13 3 (1.23%) jQuery
13 3 (1.23%) .NET Framework
13 3 (1.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.07%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.38%) Hedge funds
3 15 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.51%) Mathematics
5 10 (4.10%) N-Tier
6 9 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.46%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.64%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.82%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.82%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.41%) Physics
11 1 (0.41%) NHS
11 1 (0.41%) Replication
11 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.41%) CMDB
11 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.48%) Windows
2 19 (7.79%) Linux
3 13 (5.33%) UNIX
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.82%) Project Management
2 53 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (19.26%) Software Engineering
4 39 (15.98%) Business Analysis
5 31 (12.70%) PRINCE2
6 22 (9.02%) ITIL
6 22 (9.02%) Time Management
7 19 (7.79%) Software Licensing
8 18 (7.38%) TDD
9 17 (6.97%) Asset Management
9 17 (6.97%) Software Asset Management
10 16 (6.56%) IT Asset Management
10 16 (6.56%) MVC
11 15 (6.15%) Unit Testing
11 15 (6.15%) Software Delivery
12 14 (5.74%) Software Testing
12 14 (5.74%) Workflow
13 13 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (5.33%) SDLC
14 11 (4.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 96 (39.34%) SQL
2 69 (28.28%) C#
3 38 (15.57%) Java
4 26 (10.66%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.38%) T-SQL
6 14 (5.74%) C++
7 11 (4.51%) C
8 6 (2.46%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.05%) Scala
9 5 (2.05%) PHP
10 4 (1.64%) VB
10 4 (1.64%) Python
11 2 (0.82%) Ada
11 2 (0.82%) Ruby
11 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.82%) Perl
12 1 (0.41%) XPath
12 1 (0.41%) Erlang
12 1 (0.41%) Groovy
12 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (32.38%) Degree
2 25 (10.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.56%) ISEB
4 14 (5.74%) MCP
5 10 (4.10%) MCSD
5 10 (4.10%) MCPD
5 10 (4.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.64%) ACCA
8 4 (1.64%) CIMA
8 4 (1.64%) CIPD
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PhD
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.82%) vSphere
2 2 (0.82%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.82%) KVM
3 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.64%) Unicenter
3 2 (0.82%) SCCM
4 1 (0.41%) Puppet
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.41%) Mesos
Vendors
1 82 (33.61%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.66%) Oracle
3 7 (2.87%) IBM
4 5 (2.05%) Cisco
4 5 (2.05%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.05%) Adobe
4 5 (2.05%) Avaya
5 4 (1.64%) HP
5 4 (1.64%) SAP
5 4 (1.64%) FrontRange
5 4 (1.64%) LANDesk
6 3 (1.23%) Sybase
7 2 (0.82%) VMware
8 1 (0.41%) Altiris
8 1 (0.41%) Google
8 1 (0.41%) Zend
8 1 (0.41%) Tableau
8 1 (0.41%) Anaplan
8 1 (0.41%) Cognos
8 1 (0.41%) Siebel
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