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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 732 746 666
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 118 100 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 115 91 191
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +27 42 £52,500 +31.25% 10
South East -32 30 £42,500 +11.84% 2
East of England +1 14 £43,750 +2.94% 2
North West -4 12 £27,500 -15.38% 2
East Midlands +17 5 £30,000 -
North East -6 5 £24,000 -7.69%
Yorkshire -10 4 £25,000 -25.37% 2
South West -25 4 £40,000 +8.10%
West Midlands -16 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £36,000 -
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 94 (39.66%) SQL
2 57 (24.05%) Java
3 55 (23.21%) Degree
4 54 (22.78%) C#
5 53 (22.36%) Finance
6 49 (20.68%) .NET
7 42 (17.72%) SQL Server
8 40 (16.88%) HTML
8 40 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (15.19%) Microsoft
10 35 (14.77%) XML
11 31 (13.08%) Computer Science
12 29 (12.24%) UNIX
12 29 (12.24%) Project Management
13 28 (11.81%) MS Excel
13 28 (11.81%) Software Engineering
13 28 (11.81%) Enterprise Software
14 26 (10.97%) CRM
14 26 (10.97%) CSS
15 25 (10.55%) JavaScript
16 24 (10.13%) Oracle
16 24 (10.13%) Windows
17 23 (9.70%) Business Analysis
17 23 (9.70%) ASP.NET
18 22 (9.28%) Banking
19 21 (8.86%) C++
20 20 (8.44%) Asset Management
20 20 (8.44%) Workflow
21 17 (7.17%) Web Services
22 16 (6.75%) Linux

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (6.33%) CMS
2 12 (5.06%) IIS
3 5 (2.11%) Drupal
3 5 (2.11%) Kentico
4 4 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.69%) WordPress
5 3 (1.27%) Moodle
6 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.42%) SAS
7 1 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 28 (11.81%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.91%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.53%) Sage 200
2 4 (1.69%) SalesLogix
2 4 (1.69%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (1.27%) GoldMine
3 3 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.84%) Exchequer
4 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.84%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.84%) Sage BI
5 1 (0.42%) Magento
5 1 (0.42%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.06%) SaaS
2 3 (1.27%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.80%) Internet
2 7 (2.95%) LAN
2 7 (2.95%) WAN
3 6 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.53%) SSL
4 1 (0.42%) Network Security
4 1 (0.42%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.42%) VLAN
4 1 (0.42%) Wireless
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) SMS
4 1 (0.42%) MPLS
4 1 (0.42%) OSPF
4 1 (0.42%) BGP
4 1 (0.42%) VPN
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.33%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (5.06%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.95%) JUnit
2 6 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.69%) MSTest
4 3 (1.27%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.84%) JIRA
5 2 (0.84%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.42%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.42%) GDB
6 1 (0.42%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.42%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.42%) AdminStudio
General
1 53 (22.36%) Finance
2 22 (9.28%) Banking
3 15 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.06%) Back Office
5 10 (4.22%) French Language
5 10 (4.22%) German Language
6 7 (2.95%) Local Government
6 7 (2.95%) Retail
6 7 (2.95%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.53%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.69%) Front Office
9 3 (1.27%) Marketing
10 2 (0.84%) Law
11 1 (0.42%) Advertising
11 1 (0.42%) Legal
11 1 (0.42%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (20.68%) .NET
2 40 (16.88%) HTML
3 35 (14.77%) XML
4 26 (10.97%) CSS
5 23 (9.70%) ASP.NET
6 17 (7.17%) Web Services
7 7 (2.95%) jQuery
7 7 (2.95%) Apache Flex
7 7 (2.95%) Ajax
7 7 (2.95%) JDBC
8 6 (2.53%) XHTML
8 6 (2.53%) Java SE
8 6 (2.53%) Spring
9 4 (1.69%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.69%) RESTful
10 3 (1.27%) HTML5
10 3 (1.27%) EDI
11 2 (0.84%) STL
12 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.42%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.08%) Computer Science
2 28 (11.81%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.22%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.38%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.95%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.53%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.53%) Statistics
8 6 (2.53%) iPad
8 6 (2.53%) Fat Client
9 5 (2.11%) Open Source
10 4 (1.69%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.69%) Physics
10 4 (1.69%) Derivative
11 3 (1.27%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.27%) User Experience
11 3 (1.27%) EFT
12 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.84%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.24%) UNIX
2 24 (10.13%) Windows
3 16 (6.75%) Linux
4 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Android
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (12.24%) Project Management
3 28 (11.81%) Software Engineering
4 26 (10.97%) CRM
5 23 (9.70%) Business Analysis
6 20 (8.44%) Asset Management
6 20 (8.44%) Workflow
7 14 (5.91%) ERP
8 12 (5.06%) E-Commerce
8 12 (5.06%) Software Testing
9 10 (4.22%) High Availability
10 9 (3.80%) MVC
11 8 (3.38%) OO
11 8 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.38%) Mentoring
11 8 (3.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (2.95%) Performance Management
12 7 (2.95%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (2.95%) Functional Testing
13 6 (2.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (39.66%) SQL
2 57 (24.05%) Java
3 54 (22.78%) C#
4 25 (10.55%) JavaScript
5 21 (8.86%) C++
6 13 (5.49%) C
7 10 (4.22%) VB
8 8 (3.38%) VBA
9 7 (2.95%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.53%) PHP
10 6 (2.53%) Fortran
11 4 (1.69%) VB6
12 3 (1.27%) Perl
12 3 (1.27%) VBScript
12 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.84%) Python
13 2 (0.84%) Ada
13 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (23.21%) Degree
2 10 (4.22%) ISEB
3 4 (1.69%) PhD
4 3 (1.27%) PCI QSA
4 3 (1.27%) AAT
4 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.27%) MBA
4 3 (1.27%) MCP
4 3 (1.27%) CISSP
4 3 (1.27%) ACCA
4 3 (1.27%) CISA
4 3 (1.27%) CIMA
5 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) MCITP
6 1 (0.42%) MCSE
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.95%) QA
2 6 (2.53%) Basel II
3 4 (1.69%) HL7
4 3 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.38%) Active Directory
1 8 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.84%) vSphere
3 1 (0.42%) XenApp
3 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.42%) KVM
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.84%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.42%) SCCM
3 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.13%) Oracle
3 13 (5.49%) Sage
4 8 (3.38%) VMware
5 7 (2.95%) Vermilion
5 7 (2.95%) Business Objects
6 5 (2.11%) IBM
7 4 (1.69%) HP
7 4 (1.69%) Pegasus
7 4 (1.69%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.69%) Charles River
7 4 (1.69%) SAP
7 4 (1.69%) SimCorp
7 4 (1.69%) thinkFolio
7 4 (1.69%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.27%) Google
9 2 (0.84%) BMC
9 2 (0.84%) FrontRange
9 2 (0.84%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.42%) Infor
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Stock options + Bens Packa
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 12% to 15%
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + + Inc Car allowance +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, Leeds,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + car + share ownership scheme + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 23 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Industry
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago