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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 596 549 570
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 45 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.12% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.13% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 42 53 44
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £51,550 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +4.10%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45106 41360 48787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.63% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37956 34763 42530
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 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 11 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 -5 7 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Hounslow - 2 £83,750 -
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 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 (40.28%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) SQL
2 28 (38.89%) Degree
3 22 (30.56%) Java
4 20 (27.78%) Windows
5 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 14 (19.44%) Oracle
6 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
7 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
8 12 (16.67%) .NET
8 12 (16.67%) C#
9 11 (15.28%) XML
9 11 (15.28%) CRM
9 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
10 10 (13.89%) Banking
11 9 (12.50%) Spring
11 9 (12.50%) HTML
11 9 (12.50%) J2EE
12 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 8 (11.11%) Web Services
12 8 (11.11%) OO
12 8 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
12 8 (11.11%) WebSphere
12 8 (11.11%) SaaS
13 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
14 6 (8.33%) Project Management
14 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
14 6 (8.33%) C++

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.94%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.56%) Apache
4 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (1.39%) Exchequer
3 1 (1.39%) Agresso
3 1 (1.39%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (1.39%) Summit
3 1 (1.39%) MultiFonds
3 1 (1.39%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.39%) GoldMine
3 1 (1.39%) Sage BI
3 1 (1.39%) Advent Geneva
3 1 (1.39%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (1.39%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.39%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) SaaS
2 3 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) AMQP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.56%) OLAP
5 3 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.17%) Redis
5 3 (4.17%) Riak
5 3 (4.17%) Big Data
6 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.56%) JUnit
1 4 (5.56%) Maven
2 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.78%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.78%) JMeter
General
1 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Front Office
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) XML
3 9 (12.50%) HTML
3 9 (12.50%) J2EE
3 9 (12.50%) Spring
4 8 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (5.56%) Ajax
5 4 (5.56%) CSS
5 4 (5.56%) JMS
5 4 (5.56%) MDX
6 3 (4.17%) Spring Security
6 3 (4.17%) Grails
6 3 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (4.17%) STL
6 3 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.17%) REST
6 3 (4.17%) Spring Batch
6 3 (4.17%) Spring Integration
6 3 (4.17%) Kafka
6 3 (4.17%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.94%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.94%) Derivative
5 4 (5.56%) Equities
6 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.17%) Open Source
6 3 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.78%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.78%) Economics
8 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 4 (5.56%) UNIX
3 3 (4.17%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) CRM
1 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
2 8 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 8 (11.11%) OO
3 6 (8.33%) Project Management
3 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (6.94%) SOA
4 5 (6.94%) Investment Management
5 4 (5.56%) ERP
5 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.17%) TDD
6 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.17%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.17%) Requirements Management
6 3 (4.17%) ITSM
6 3 (4.17%) E-business
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL
6 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) SQL
2 22 (30.56%) Java
3 12 (16.67%) C#
4 6 (8.33%) C++
4 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.94%) VBScript
6 4 (5.56%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) C
7 3 (4.17%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) Ada
7 3 (4.17%) Ruby
7 3 (4.17%) Erlang
7 3 (4.17%) Groovy
7 3 (4.17%) Scala
7 3 (4.17%) Clojure
7 3 (4.17%) Golang
8 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.78%) MCT
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.78%) CIPD
4 1 (1.39%) AAT
4 1 (1.39%) ACCA
4 1 (1.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) HL7
2 2 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Puppet
1 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Oracle
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) SunGard
4 4 (5.56%) SmartStream
4 4 (5.56%) JBoss
4 4 (5.56%) Fiserv
5 3 (4.17%) Foundry
6 2 (2.78%) Seapine
6 2 (2.78%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (2.78%) SAP
6 2 (2.78%) HP
6 2 (2.78%) Sage
6 2 (2.78%) Charles River
6 2 (2.78%) SimCorp
6 2 (2.78%) thinkFolio
7 1 (1.39%) Advent
7 1 (1.39%) OpenLink
7 1 (1.39%) IGEFI
7 1 (1.39%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.39%) Linedata
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