The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 591 617 559
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 34 43 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.088% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.094% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 58
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.87% -10.62%
Software Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41174 45679 41778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.30% 93.62% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34928 38421 35168
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in London

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Software Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 7 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
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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
City of London +46 6 £43,750 -27.08% 2
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 35 (47.95%) Finance
1 35 (47.95%) SQL
2 32 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
2 32 (43.84%) Degree
3 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
3 28 (38.36%) .NET
4 27 (36.99%) C#
5 26 (35.62%) Computer Science
6 25 (34.25%) Banking
7 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (31.51%) XML
8 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
9 20 (27.40%) Hedge funds
10 18 (24.66%) Project Management
10 18 (24.66%) Java
11 15 (20.55%) Business Analysis
12 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
12 10 (13.70%) Windows
12 10 (13.70%) SaaS
13 9 (12.33%) Oracle
13 9 (12.33%) Mathematics
14 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (9.59%) Software Delivery
15 7 (9.59%) Workflow
15 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
16 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
16 6 (8.22%) UNIX
16 6 (8.22%) ITSM
16 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
1 3 (4.11%) JBoss
1 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.37%) Yammer
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) WebEx
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.37%) Redis
3 1 (1.37%) Riak
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (47.95%) Finance
2 25 (34.25%) Banking
3 5 (6.85%) International Banking
4 3 (4.11%) French Language
4 3 (4.11%) German Language
5 2 (2.74%) Front Office
5 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Back Office
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.36%) .NET
2 23 (31.51%) XML
3 5 (6.85%) HTML
4 3 (4.11%) J2EE
4 3 (4.11%) CSS
4 3 (4.11%) Spring
4 3 (4.11%) Java EE
4 3 (4.11%) Web Services
5 2 (2.74%) STL
6 1 (1.37%) JMS
6 1 (1.37%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.37%) JDBC
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.37%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.37%) Spring Security
6 1 (1.37%) Grails
6 1 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.37%) REST
6 1 (1.37%) Spring Batch
6 1 (1.37%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Computer Science
2 20 (27.40%) Hedge funds
3 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
4 9 (12.33%) Mathematics
5 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (8.22%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.74%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.37%) Replication
8 1 (1.37%) CMDB
8 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) UNIX
3 5 (6.85%) Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
3 18 (24.66%) Project Management
4 15 (20.55%) Business Analysis
5 7 (9.59%) Workflow
5 7 (9.59%) Software Delivery
6 6 (8.22%) ITSM
6 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.85%) SOA
7 5 (6.85%) Service Management
7 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.85%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (6.85%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.48%) ITIL
8 4 (5.48%) Business Development
8 4 (5.48%) E-business
8 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.48%) Software Asset Management
8 4 (5.48%) Software Licensing
9 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) SQL
2 27 (36.99%) C#
3 18 (24.66%) Java
4 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.48%) VB
6 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.11%) C++
7 2 (2.74%) Ada
7 2 (2.74%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.37%) VBA
8 1 (1.37%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) Erlang
8 1 (1.37%) Groovy
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) Clojure
8 1 (1.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 32 (43.84%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) CIPD
3 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.37%) MCP
4 1 (1.37%) PhD
4 1 (1.37%) ISEB
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
1 1 (1.37%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) Puppet
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.37%) Mesos
Vendors
1 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) Sybase
3 3 (4.11%) HP
3 3 (4.11%) FrontRange
3 3 (4.11%) LANDesk
4 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Vermilion
5 1 (1.37%) Kofax
5 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.37%) Siebel
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