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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 551 541 611
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 82 100 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 75 92 45
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,200 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
39382 39313 40777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 95.73% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33975 33320 33316
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
City of London +50 16 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 96 (53.33%) Finance
2 65 (36.11%) Java
3 56 (31.11%) SQL
4 51 (28.33%) Degree
5 43 (23.89%) Oracle
6 39 (21.67%) Web Services
7 38 (21.11%) Asset Management
8 37 (20.56%) Software Engineering
8 37 (20.56%) Project Management
9 34 (18.89%) XML
9 34 (18.89%) Banking
9 34 (18.89%) Wealth Management
10 27 (15.00%) XSLT
10 27 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (14.44%) Workflow
11 26 (14.44%) C++
11 26 (14.44%) HTML
11 26 (14.44%) Computer Science
12 25 (13.89%) Mathematics
13 24 (13.33%) C#
13 24 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
14 21 (11.67%) Microsoft
14 21 (11.67%) Big Data
15 20 (11.11%) Investment Management
16 19 (10.56%) JavaScript
16 19 (10.56%) .NET
16 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (10.56%) SDLC
16 19 (10.56%) Presales
16 19 (10.56%) Fintech

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (5.00%) IIS
1 9 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.22%) Apache Pig
2 4 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.11%) Node.js
4 1 (0.56%) Drupal
4 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (8.33%) SimCorp Dimension
1 15 (8.33%) thinkFolio
2 6 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.56%) Finacle
4 1 (0.56%) Misys Equation
4 1 (0.56%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.33%) SaaS
2 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.22%) Firewall
2 9 (5.00%) DHCP
2 9 (5.00%) DNS
2 9 (5.00%) SSL
3 4 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.11%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.67%) Big Data
2 18 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (3.89%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.22%) Apache Hive
5 4 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) Essbase
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) MySQL
7 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.11%) Maven
2 1 (0.56%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.56%) Selenium
2 1 (0.56%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.56%) Subversion
2 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (53.33%) Finance
2 34 (18.89%) Banking
3 18 (10.00%) Back Office
4 17 (9.44%) Investment Banking
5 14 (7.78%) Telecoms
6 10 (5.56%) Front Office
7 5 (2.78%) Retail
7 5 (2.78%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.11%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Local Government
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Norwegian Language
9 1 (0.56%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.56%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.67%) Web Services
2 34 (18.89%) XML
3 27 (15.00%) XSLT
4 26 (14.44%) HTML
5 19 (10.56%) .NET
6 14 (7.78%) JSP
6 14 (7.78%) SAML
7 12 (6.67%) CSS
8 11 (6.11%) HTML5
9 10 (5.56%) J2EE
10 9 (5.00%) SOAP
11 5 (2.78%) Java EE
11 5 (2.78%) STL
12 2 (1.11%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.11%) CSS3
12 2 (1.11%) jQuery
12 2 (1.11%) MDX
12 2 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (0.56%) Django
13 1 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (14.44%) Computer Science
3 25 (13.89%) Mathematics
4 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (10.56%) Fintech
5 17 (9.44%) Derivative
6 16 (8.89%) Fixed Income
7 8 (4.44%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.78%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.78%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.78%) Physics
8 5 (2.78%) Thin Client
9 4 (2.22%) Cybercrime
9 4 (2.22%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.67%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.67%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.67%) NHS
11 1 (0.56%) Economics
11 1 (0.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.78%) Linux
2 8 (4.44%) Unix
3 5 (2.78%) Android
4 4 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.11%) VMS
5 2 (1.11%) Windows
6 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.11%) Asset Management
2 37 (20.56%) Project Management
2 37 (20.56%) Software Engineering
3 34 (18.89%) Wealth Management
4 26 (14.44%) Workflow
5 24 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
6 20 (11.11%) Investment Management
7 19 (10.56%) Presales
7 19 (10.56%) SDLC
8 16 (8.89%) Business Analysis
8 16 (8.89%) Fund Accounting
9 15 (8.33%) UML
10 14 (7.78%) Migration
10 14 (7.78%) Software Architecture
11 13 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (7.22%) Analytics
12 12 (6.67%) Data Analytics
12 12 (6.67%) Open Source
12 12 (6.67%) Risk Management
13 11 (6.11%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (36.11%) Java
2 56 (31.11%) SQL
3 26 (14.44%) C++
4 24 (13.33%) C#
5 19 (10.56%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.11%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.33%) C
7 6 (3.33%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.78%) Python
8 5 (2.78%) Ruby
9 3 (1.67%) Perl
9 3 (1.67%) PHP
9 3 (1.67%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.11%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.11%) Erlang
10 2 (1.11%) F#
10 2 (1.11%) Go
11 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (28.33%) Degree
2 4 (2.22%) CCNA
2 4 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.22%) CISSP
2 4 (2.22%) GIAC
2 4 (2.22%) Linux+ Certification
2 4 (2.22%) MCSE
2 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.22%) SANS
2 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.22%) SSCP
3 3 (1.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) CISA
5 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) ISO19770
2 1 (0.56%) COSHH
2 1 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.11%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.56%) Mesos
3 1 (0.56%) yum
Vendors
1 43 (23.89%) Oracle
2 21 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.44%) SimCorp
4 16 (8.89%) Bloomberg
5 15 (8.33%) Charles River
5 15 (8.33%) Eze Castle Integration
6 13 (7.22%) SAP
7 11 (6.11%) HP
7 11 (6.11%) IBM
8 9 (5.00%) BMC
9 6 (3.33%) Northgate
10 4 (2.22%) StatPro
11 3 (1.67%) Avaloq
11 3 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.11%) Advent
12 2 (1.11%) BI-SAM
12 2 (1.11%) Dialogic
12 2 (1.11%) FactSet
12 2 (1.11%) Peoplefluent
12 2 (1.11%) Sage
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Car allowance & 50% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Flexible working from home
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Anonymous Recruiter
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago