The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 589 554 576
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 49 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.12% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 45
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45368 41365 48826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.43% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38150 34593 42529
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,675 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Consultant
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
City of London 0 12 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Hounslow - 2 £83,750 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 29 (38.16%) SQL
1 29 (38.16%) Degree
2 27 (35.53%) Finance
3 22 (28.95%) Java
4 19 (25.00%) Windows
4 19 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 15 (19.74%) CRM
6 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
6 14 (18.42%) Oracle
7 13 (17.11%) XML
8 12 (15.79%) .NET
8 12 (15.79%) C#
8 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 10 (13.16%) Banking
9 10 (13.16%) HTML
10 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
10 9 (11.84%) SaaS
11 8 (10.53%) WebSphere
11 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
11 8 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (10.53%) Spring
11 8 (10.53%) Project Management
11 8 (10.53%) J2EE
11 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
11 8 (10.53%) OO
12 7 (9.21%) Web Services
12 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
12 7 (9.21%) Fixed Income
12 7 (9.21%) Business Analysis
12 7 (9.21%) Derivative

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.58%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.26%) Apache
4 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.95%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.26%) Sage BI
2 4 (5.26%) Sage 200
2 4 (5.26%) Sage 50
3 3 (3.95%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (1.32%) Exchequer
4 1 (1.32%) Agresso
4 1 (1.32%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (1.32%) MultiFonds
4 1 (1.32%) Summit
4 1 (1.32%) GoldMine
4 1 (1.32%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (1.32%) Eagle STAR
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) SaaS
2 3 (3.95%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.26%) OLAP
3 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.95%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.95%) Big Data
4 3 (3.95%) Redis
4 3 (3.95%) Riak
4 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Maven
1 4 (5.26%) JUnit
1 4 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.95%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.95%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.95%) JMeter
2 3 (3.95%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Front Office
4 3 (3.95%) Back Office
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) XML
2 12 (15.79%) .NET
3 10 (13.16%) HTML
4 8 (10.53%) Spring
4 8 (10.53%) J2EE
5 7 (9.21%) Web Services
6 4 (5.26%) MDX
6 4 (5.26%) Ajax
6 4 (5.26%) CSS
6 4 (5.26%) JMS
7 3 (3.95%) STL
7 3 (3.95%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.95%) REST
7 3 (3.95%) Kafka
7 3 (3.95%) Spring Batch
7 3 (3.95%) Spring Integration
7 3 (3.95%) Spring Security
7 3 (3.95%) Grails
7 3 (3.95%) Akka
7 3 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.21%) Fixed Income
2 7 (9.21%) Derivative
2 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.26%) Equities
5 3 (3.95%) Open Source
5 3 (3.95%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.63%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.63%) Economics
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 4 (5.26%) UNIX
3 3 (3.95%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) CRM
2 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
3 8 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (10.53%) Project Management
3 8 (10.53%) OO
4 7 (9.21%) Business Analysis
4 7 (9.21%) Investment Management
5 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.58%) SOA
6 5 (6.58%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.26%) Service Management
7 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.26%) E-business
7 4 (5.26%) ITSM
7 4 (5.26%) ITIL
8 3 (3.95%) Quality Management
8 3 (3.95%) TDD
8 3 (3.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) SQL
2 22 (28.95%) Java
3 12 (15.79%) C#
4 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.89%) C++
6 5 (6.58%) VBScript
6 5 (6.58%) PHP
7 4 (5.26%) C
8 3 (3.95%) Python
8 3 (3.95%) Ada
8 3 (3.95%) Ruby
8 3 (3.95%) Scala
8 3 (3.95%) Clojure
8 3 (3.95%) Erlang
8 3 (3.95%) Groovy
8 3 (3.95%) Golang
9 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) ACCA
3 1 (1.32%) MCT
3 1 (1.32%) CIMA
3 1 (1.32%) CIPD
3 1 (1.32%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) HL7
2 2 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (3.95%) Puppet
1 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Oracle
2 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) Sage
3 5 (6.58%) SunGard
4 4 (5.26%) thinkFolio
4 4 (5.26%) Fiserv
4 4 (5.26%) SimCorp
4 4 (5.26%) SmartStream
4 4 (5.26%) Charles River
4 4 (5.26%) JBoss
5 3 (3.95%) Bloomberg
5 3 (3.95%) HP
5 3 (3.95%) Seapine
5 3 (3.95%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.32%) Linedata
7 1 (1.32%) OpenLink
7 1 (1.32%) Murex
7 1 (1.32%) Misys
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