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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 571 598 537
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 42 15 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.036% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.038% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 84
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £30,800 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +12 9 £52,500 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £22,000 - 1
Romford - 1 £33,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £35,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £24,000 -
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (51.19%) SQL
2 31 (36.90%) Java
3 29 (34.52%) XML
3 29 (34.52%) Finance
4 27 (32.14%) C#
5 24 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (27.38%) Degree
7 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (21.43%) Computer Science
9 17 (20.24%) .NET
10 14 (16.67%) CRM
10 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 14 (16.67%) Banking
11 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
11 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
12 12 (14.29%) HTML
12 12 (14.29%) Asset Management
12 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 11 (13.10%) Workflow
13 11 (13.10%) Back Office
14 10 (11.90%) French Language
14 10 (11.90%) German Language
14 10 (11.90%) Web Services
15 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
16 8 (9.52%) C++
16 8 (9.52%) VBA
16 8 (9.52%) Hedge funds
17 7 (8.33%) Vermilion
17 7 (8.33%) Functional Testing
17 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (4.76%) WordPress
1 4 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (4.76%) Drupal
1 4 (4.76%) CMS
1 4 (4.76%) Kentico
2 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (2.38%) GoldMine
2 2 (2.38%) Sage BI
2 2 (2.38%) Sage 200
2 2 (2.38%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (34.52%) Finance
2 14 (16.67%) Banking
3 11 (13.10%) Back Office
4 10 (11.90%) French Language
4 10 (11.90%) German Language
5 4 (4.76%) Front Office
6 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.52%) XML
2 17 (20.24%) .NET
3 12 (14.29%) HTML
4 10 (11.90%) Web Services
5 7 (8.33%) JDBC
6 2 (2.38%) STL
6 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.38%) CSS
7 1 (1.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.52%) Hedge funds
4 7 (8.33%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.76%) Open Source
5 4 (4.76%) Derivative
5 4 (4.76%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.57%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.38%) Social Media
7 2 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.19%) User Experience
8 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.19%) FMCG
8 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) UNIX
2 5 (5.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.67%) CRM
3 12 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 11 (13.10%) Workflow
5 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
6 7 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 6 (7.14%) Stress Testing
7 6 (7.14%) System Testing
7 6 (7.14%) OO
8 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.76%) Project Management
8 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.76%) Fund Accounting
8 4 (4.76%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.19%) SQL
2 31 (36.90%) Java
3 27 (32.14%) C#
4 8 (9.52%) C++
4 8 (9.52%) VBA
5 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.57%) PHP
8 2 (2.38%) C
8 2 (2.38%) Ada
9 1 (1.19%) R
9 1 (1.19%) VB6
9 1 (1.19%) VB
9 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (27.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) CIMA
2 2 (2.38%) ACCA
2 2 (2.38%) ISEB
2 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.38%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) Basel II
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.33%) Vermilion
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle
2 7 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.76%) Sage
3 4 (4.76%) Bloomberg
3 4 (4.76%) Charles River
3 4 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.76%) thinkFolio
3 4 (4.76%) SimCorp
4 2 (2.38%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.19%) FrontRange
5 1 (1.19%) Kofax
5 1 (1.19%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.19%) HP
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Stock options + Bens Packa
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Industry
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 24 days ago