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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 578 581 603
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 46 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.075% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.080% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 31
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
43150 41359 47376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.52% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36051 34768 41058
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +20 16 £75,000 +93.54% 1
Hounslow - 2 £83,750 -
Westminster - 1 £50,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 35 (40.70%) SQL
2 30 (34.88%) Finance
3 28 (32.56%) Degree
4 23 (26.74%) Java
5 22 (25.58%) CRM
6 18 (20.93%) XML
7 17 (19.77%) Computer Science
8 16 (18.60%) Oracle
9 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
10 14 (16.28%) HTML
11 13 (15.12%) C#
11 13 (15.12%) Windows
11 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
12 12 (13.95%) .NET
12 12 (13.95%) Banking
12 12 (13.95%) SaaS
13 11 (12.79%) Business Analysis
13 11 (12.79%) OO
14 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (11.63%) Derivative
14 10 (11.63%) Fixed Income
14 10 (11.63%) Investment Management
15 9 (10.47%) Project Management
16 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
16 8 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
16 8 (9.30%) Asset Management
16 8 (9.30%) J2EE
16 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
16 8 (9.30%) WebSphere
17 7 (8.14%) thinkFolio

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (9.30%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.98%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.65%) Apache
3 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) SimCorp Dimension
1 6 (6.98%) Sage BI
1 6 (6.98%) Sage 200
1 6 (6.98%) Sage 50
2 5 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (1.16%) Summit
3 1 (1.16%) MultiFonds
3 1 (1.16%) Advent Geneva
3 1 (1.16%) Eagle STAR
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) RDBMS
1 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.65%) OLAP
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) JUnit
1 4 (4.65%) Eclipse
1 4 (4.65%) Maven
2 3 (3.49%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (3.49%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.49%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.49%) JMeter
General
1 30 (34.88%) Finance
2 12 (13.95%) Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Front Office
3 6 (6.98%) Back Office
4 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) XML
2 14 (16.28%) HTML
3 12 (13.95%) .NET
4 8 (9.30%) J2EE
5 6 (6.98%) Web Services
6 5 (5.81%) Spring
7 4 (4.65%) Ajax
7 4 (4.65%) MDX
7 4 (4.65%) CSS
8 3 (3.49%) XSLT
9 2 (2.33%) Lucene
9 2 (2.33%) Java EE
9 2 (2.33%) RESTful
9 2 (2.33%) SOAP
10 1 (1.16%) Struts
10 1 (1.16%) JSP
10 1 (1.16%) Servlets
10 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.63%) Fixed Income
2 10 (11.63%) Derivative
3 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.81%) Credit Risk
4 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.65%) Equities
6 3 (3.49%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.49%) User Experience
7 2 (2.33%) Economics
7 2 (2.33%) Social Media
8 1 (1.16%) Open Source
8 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) UNIX
3 4 (4.65%) Linux
4 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) CRM
2 11 (12.79%) OO
2 11 (12.79%) Business Analysis
3 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (11.63%) Investment Management
4 9 (10.47%) Project Management
5 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
5 8 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (9.30%) Asset Management
6 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.98%) Fund Accounting
7 6 (6.98%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (6.98%) Workflow
8 5 (5.81%) Service Management
8 5 (5.81%) E-business
8 5 (5.81%) ITSM
8 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.81%) SOA
8 5 (5.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.70%) SQL
2 23 (26.74%) Java
3 13 (15.12%) C#
4 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.14%) PHP
6 6 (6.98%) C
7 5 (5.81%) VBScript
7 5 (5.81%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.65%) C++
9 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.16%) VBA
10 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (32.56%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) HL7
2 3 (3.49%) Basel II
3 2 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Oracle
2 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.14%) Charles River
3 7 (8.14%) SimCorp
3 7 (8.14%) thinkFolio
4 6 (6.98%) Sage
4 6 (6.98%) Bloomberg
5 5 (5.81%) SunGard
6 4 (4.65%) SmartStream
6 4 (4.65%) JBoss
6 4 (4.65%) Fiserv
7 3 (3.49%) SOASTA, Inc
7 3 (3.49%) HP
7 3 (3.49%) Seapine
8 1 (1.16%) Murex
8 1 (1.16%) Misys
8 1 (1.16%) IBM
8 1 (1.16%) SAP
8 1 (1.16%) SmartCo
8 1 (1.16%) Advent
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago