The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 134 105 134
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 10 36 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 1.43% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.55% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 0
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.84%
Functional Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2098 2320 2114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.91% 92.21% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1651 1643 1679
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £74,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) ERP
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (23.53%) Billing
5 4 (23.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 4 (23.53%) General Ledger
5 4 (23.53%) JD Edwards
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.88%) UML
7 1 (5.88%) Java
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) J2EE
7 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (5.88%) DNA
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Endeca
7 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (23.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (23.53%) Billing
3 4 (23.53%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.88%) French Language
4 1 (5.88%) German Language
4 1 (5.88%) Automotive
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ERP
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) Business Development
3 1 (5.88%) Use Case
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Coaching
3 1 (5.88%) DNA
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) JD Edwards
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) ATG
4 1 (5.88%) Endeca