The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 130 127 131
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 7 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.57% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.60% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2207 2167 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.07% 94.42% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1725 1732
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Consultant
Berkshire

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Consultant
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle