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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 142 140 131
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.078% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.35% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £71,250 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £52,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £55,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+26.12% -3.47%
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
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 26 (96.30%) Oracle
2 25 (92.59%) ERP
2 25 (92.59%) Oracle EBS
3 24 (88.89%) SC Cleared
3 24 (88.89%) Security Cleared
4 21 (77.78%) Oracle ERP
4 21 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 21 (77.78%) Mentoring
5 14 (51.85%) Logistics
6 11 (40.74%) Taleo
7 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
7 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) Oracle Discoverer
7 10 (37.04%) Workflow
7 10 (37.04%) Oracle Workflow
7 10 (37.04%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 7 (25.93%) Migration
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
9 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
10 2 (7.41%) Finance
10 2 (7.41%) Degree
10 2 (7.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (3.70%) SAP
11 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (37.04%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 25 (92.59%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (77.78%) Oracle ERP
2 21 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (7.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (3.70%) SAP HCM
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Taleo
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) ERP
2 21 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 14 (51.85%) Logistics
4 10 (37.04%) Workflow
5 7 (25.93%) Migration
5 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.70%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (3.70%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 24 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.70%) Saba
3 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.70%) SAP