The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Software Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 198 177 199
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 5 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -12.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £29,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £45,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £45,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +14.64%
Software Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3622 3438 4136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.23% 95.61% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3163 2845 3528
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Software Consultant in the job title.

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the Manchester region.

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Software Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) C
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (25.00%) Avaloq
4 4 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 4 (25.00%) FNZ
4 4 (25.00%) Sonata
5 3 (18.75%) iPad
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE
6 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Front Office
6 2 (12.50%) Back Office
6 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (12.50%) JSP

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Back Office
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) Java EE
3 2 (12.50%) JSP
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) Servlets
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Integration
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (18.75%) iPad
4 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 2 (12.50%) SCADA
5 1 (6.25%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) AIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CIPD
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Avaloq
1 4 (25.00%) FNZ
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) VMware