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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 178 182 174
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 8 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 0.085% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.088% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Median salary £35,000 £72,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.72% +123.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £72,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
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
3398 3425 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.61% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2902 2798 3137
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 May 2016.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Software Consultant
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 2 £52,500 -
Wigan - 2 £26,250 -
Bolton - 1 £32,500 -
Software Consultant
North West

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) C++
3 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) Presales
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) iPad
5 4 (18.18%) MS Office
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Front Office
5 4 (18.18%) Back Office
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Banking
5 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (18.18%) Data Mapping
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) Kanban
6 3 (13.64%) C
6 3 (13.64%) Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 3 (13.64%) WCF

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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
1 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Back Office
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Front Office
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.64%) LINQ
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (13.64%) REST
2 3 (13.64%) Spring
2 3 (13.64%) WCF
2 3 (13.64%) WPF
3 2 (9.09%) EDI
3 2 (9.09%) EDIFACT
3 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) iPad
2 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.09%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Project Management
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Presales
3 4 (18.18%) Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Data Mapping
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) BDD
4 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Kanban
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Scala
4 3 (13.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Twitter
4 1 (4.55%) Facebook
4 1 (4.55%) VMware