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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 177 175 150
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 3 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.090% 0.031% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.032% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Average salary £34,000 £17,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -70.43%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -17.64%
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
3244 3121 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.04% 96.18% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2605 2441 2439
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) BPR
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) BPR
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware