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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 603 623 565
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 37 28 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.057% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.060% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 63
Average salary £31,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
41638 46377 43450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.52% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35147 38246 36697
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,250
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +24 3 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 45 (52.94%) SQL
2 36 (42.35%) Finance
3 35 (41.18%) XML
4 33 (38.82%) C#
5 32 (37.65%) Java
6 29 (34.12%) .NET
6 29 (34.12%) SQL Server
7 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (32.94%) Degree
8 26 (30.59%) Computer Science
8 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
9 25 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
11 23 (27.06%) Banking
12 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
13 16 (18.82%) Hedge funds
14 14 (16.47%) Windows
15 11 (12.94%) Asset Management
15 11 (12.94%) French Language
15 11 (12.94%) German Language
16 10 (11.76%) Workflow
16 10 (11.76%) Web Services
16 10 (11.76%) HTML
17 9 (10.59%) Project Management
18 8 (9.41%) Back Office
18 8 (9.41%) Business Analysis
18 8 (9.41%) Oracle
18 8 (9.41%) Software Delivery
19 6 (7.06%) Functional Testing
19 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
1 3 (3.53%) JBoss
1 3 (3.53%) CMS
1 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
1 3 (3.53%) Drupal
1 3 (3.53%) WordPress
1 3 (3.53%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (3.53%) Kentico
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SimCorp Dimension
1 2 (2.35%) GoldMine
1 2 (2.35%) thinkFolio
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Yammer
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) WebEx
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (42.35%) Finance
2 23 (27.06%) Banking
3 11 (12.94%) French Language
3 11 (12.94%) German Language
4 8 (9.41%) Back Office
5 5 (5.88%) International Banking
6 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.35%) Front Office
7 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) XML
2 29 (34.12%) .NET
3 10 (11.76%) HTML
3 10 (11.76%) Web Services
4 6 (7.06%) JDBC
5 4 (4.71%) STL
5 4 (4.71%) CSS
6 3 (3.53%) J2EE
6 3 (3.53%) Java EE
7 1 (1.18%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.18%) HTML5
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.59%) Computer Science
2 25 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (18.82%) Hedge funds
4 6 (7.06%) Credit Risk
5 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.53%) Open Source
7 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.35%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.35%) Derivative
9 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) UNIX
3 5 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
3 11 (12.94%) Asset Management
4 10 (11.76%) Workflow
5 9 (10.59%) Project Management
6 8 (9.41%) Business Analysis
6 8 (9.41%) Software Delivery
7 6 (7.06%) Functional Testing
7 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.06%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.06%) CRM
8 5 (5.88%) SOA
8 5 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.53%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.53%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (3.53%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) SQL
2 33 (38.82%) C#
3 32 (37.65%) Java
4 6 (7.06%) VBA
5 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.88%) C++
6 4 (4.71%) Ada
7 3 (3.53%) VB
7 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.53%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (32.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) CIPD
3 2 (2.35%) AAT
3 2 (2.35%) ACCA
3 2 (2.35%) CIMA
4 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.18%) MCP
4 1 (1.18%) PhD
4 1 (1.18%) ISEB
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Unicenter
1 1 (1.18%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) Business Objects
3 6 (7.06%) Vermilion
4 3 (3.53%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.53%) Sybase
5 2 (2.35%) IBM
5 2 (2.35%) Pegasus
5 2 (2.35%) Sage
5 2 (2.35%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.35%) Charles River
5 2 (2.35%) SimCorp
6 1 (1.18%) FrontRange
6 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.18%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) Kofax
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