The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Consultant
Rank 249 238 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Consultant 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.030% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.032% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £24,250 £35,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,400 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.27% -33.20%
Development 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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6584 6296 7147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.12% 94.85% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5451 5207 6024
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Development Consultant in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Development Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Development Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Development Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Development Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
(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
Manchester +1 2 £24,250 -31.20%
Development Consultant
England

Development Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) BBC
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) VPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Development Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) BBC
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft