The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 58 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 18 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.64% 1.63% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 1.65% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 23
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
652 907 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.60% 98.27% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 429 815 812
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Corby -1 3 £75,000 -
Northampton -1 3 £53,750 +19.44%
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (40.74%) .NET
1 11 (40.74%) SAP
2 9 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Games
3 8 (29.63%) Python
3 8 (29.63%) JUnit
3 8 (29.63%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) Selenium
3 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
3 8 (29.63%) Scala
3 8 (29.63%) Open Source
3 8 (29.63%) SoapUI
3 8 (29.63%) Line Management
3 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
3 8 (29.63%) Ranorex
4 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 7 (25.93%) ABAP
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) Appium
6 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) SAP BW
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (14.81%) JDA

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (3.70%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (14.81%) SAP BW
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.70%) Informix
3 1 (3.70%) Lumira
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.70%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) JUnit
1 8 (29.63%) Ranorex
1 8 (29.63%) Selenium
1 8 (29.63%) SoapUI
2 4 (14.81%) Appium
2 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (29.63%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Line Management
2 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
2 8 (29.63%) Open Source
2 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
2 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Content Development
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.41%) ERP
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Order to Cash
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
1 8 (29.63%) Python
1 8 (29.63%) Scala
2 7 (25.93%) ABAP
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) CIMA
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) SAP
2 4 (14.81%) JDA
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Epicor
4 1 (3.70%) Infor
4 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Sage