The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 105 122 118
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.58% 0.17% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.18% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Software Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1490 1695 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.50% 97.08% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1498 1389
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Consultant
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Oxford +14 6 £31,500 -33.68%
Abingdon - 2 £29,000 -
Banbury - 1 £30,000 -
Software Consultant
South East

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) PHP
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) OO
2 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 14 (77.78%) Drupal
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 8 (44.44%) C++
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
5 7 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (33.33%) OOP
7 3 (16.67%) Local Government
8 2 (11.11%) Finance
9 1 (5.56%) Workflow
9 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.56%) Windows
9 1 (5.56%) MS Office
9 1 (5.56%) ERP
9 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.56%) MySQL
9 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (5.56%) Time Management

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 14 (77.78%) Drupal
2 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (16.67%) Local Government
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) OO
2 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 7 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (33.33%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Android Development
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) PHP
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft