The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 76 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.40% 0.31% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.31% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -17.64%
Software Consultant
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
717 960 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.09% 97.96% 93.35%
Number of salaries quoted 621 812 951
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Oxford

Software Consultant
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Local Government
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Drupal
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) OOP
1 2 (18.18%) OO
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree