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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 558 602 538
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 52 33 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.073% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.077% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 84
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -17.64%
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
41703 42749 45256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.82% 93.94% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35553 35221 39129
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 £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +26 8 £47,500 +30.13% 2
Chiswick - 2 £24,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £22,000 - 1
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 43 (43.88%) SQL
2 34 (34.69%) Java
3 31 (31.63%) XML
4 29 (29.59%) Finance
5 26 (26.53%) Degree
6 25 (25.51%) C#
7 21 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
9 18 (18.37%) HTML
9 18 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (17.35%) CRM
11 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
11 16 (16.33%) MS Excel
12 15 (15.31%) Asset Management
12 15 (15.31%) .NET
13 14 (14.29%) Back Office
13 14 (14.29%) Workflow
14 13 (13.27%) Banking
14 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
15 10 (10.20%) Web Services
16 9 (9.18%) Oracle
16 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
16 9 (9.18%) Business Analysis
16 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
17 8 (8.16%) French Language
17 8 (8.16%) German Language
17 8 (8.16%) thinkFolio
17 8 (8.16%) Investment Management
17 8 (8.16%) Fund Accounting
17 8 (8.16%) Portfolio Management

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (4.08%) CMS
1 4 (4.08%) Drupal
1 4 (4.08%) WordPress
1 4 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (4.08%) Kentico
2 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (16.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.16%) SimCorp Dimension
2 6 (6.12%) Sage BI
2 6 (6.12%) Sage 200
2 6 (6.12%) Sage 50
3 2 (2.04%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 7 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.12%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.02%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (3.06%) LoadRunner
1 3 (3.06%) JMeter
1 3 (3.06%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.02%) JUnit
3 1 (1.02%) Maven
General
1 29 (29.59%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) Back Office
3 13 (13.27%) Banking
4 8 (8.16%) Front Office
4 8 (8.16%) French Language
4 8 (8.16%) German Language
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.63%) XML
2 18 (18.37%) HTML
3 15 (15.31%) .NET
4 10 (10.20%) Web Services
5 6 (6.12%) JDBC
6 3 (3.06%) CSS
7 2 (2.04%) STL
7 2 (2.04%) Spring
7 2 (2.04%) XSLT
8 1 (1.02%) Lucene
8 1 (1.02%) Ajax
8 1 (1.02%) MDX
8 1 (1.02%) RESTful
8 1 (1.02%) HTML5
8 1 (1.02%) Struts
8 1 (1.02%) JSP
8 1 (1.02%) Servlets
8 1 (1.02%) SOAP
8 1 (1.02%) J2EE
8 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.16%) Fixed Income
3 8 (8.16%) Derivative
4 7 (7.14%) Credit Risk
5 6 (6.12%) Hedge funds
6 5 (5.10%) Open Source
7 3 (3.06%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.04%) Social Media
9 1 (1.02%) FMCG
9 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.02%) User Experience
9 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) UNIX
2 5 (5.10%) Windows
3 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.35%) CRM
3 15 (15.31%) Asset Management
4 14 (14.29%) Workflow
5 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.18%) Business Analysis
6 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.16%) Investment Management
7 8 (8.16%) Fund Accounting
7 8 (8.16%) Portfolio Management
7 8 (8.16%) OO
7 8 (8.16%) Project Management
7 8 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.12%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.12%) Stress Testing
8 6 (6.12%) Functional Testing
8 6 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.12%) System Testing
8 6 (6.12%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (43.88%) SQL
2 34 (34.69%) Java
3 25 (25.51%) C#
4 8 (8.16%) C++
5 7 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.14%) VBA
6 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.10%) PHP
7 3 (3.06%) C
8 2 (2.04%) Ada
9 1 (1.02%) R
9 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (26.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) AAT
2 2 (2.04%) ISEB
2 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.04%) ACCA
2 2 (2.04%) CIMA
2 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) Basel II
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.02%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle
3 8 (8.16%) Sage
3 8 (8.16%) Bloomberg
3 8 (8.16%) Charles River
3 8 (8.16%) SimCorp
3 8 (8.16%) thinkFolio
4 6 (6.12%) Vermilion
4 6 (6.12%) Business Objects
5 4 (4.08%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.08%) HP
6 3 (3.06%) Seapine
6 3 (3.06%) SOASTA, Inc
7 2 (2.04%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.02%) SAP
8 1 (1.02%) IBM
8 1 (1.02%) FrontRange
8 1 (1.02%) LANDesk
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 16 days ago