The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 187 154 165
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.053% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £32,000 £19,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -46.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £19,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £19,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Software Consultant
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3690 2543 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 95.93% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2829 2006 2302
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware