The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 10 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 3.85% 7.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham 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
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 96.15% 85.71% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 26
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,797 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £30,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Consultant
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Oldham

Consultant
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Design
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5 Canvas

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Design
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree