The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Consultant
Rank 904 927 916
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Consultant 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.002% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - £48,750
Software Development 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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Development Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Development Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Development Consultant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Consultant across the England region.

Software Development Consultant Salary Trend in England

Software Development Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Software Development Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Software Development 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 Development Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
London +8 2 £44,500 +18.66%
Software Development Consultant
UK

Software Development Consultant
Top 21 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics

Software Development Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree