The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Software Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 96 143 136
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Median salary £45,000 £72,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +107.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%

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
1342 2083 2242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.04% 94.60% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1619 1502
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Software Consultant in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Software Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (64.71%) Asset Management
1 11 (64.71%) Software Asset Management
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) SCCM
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) Presales
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 3 (17.65%) MCP
5 3 (17.65%) Adobe
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
5 3 (17.65%) Software Licensing
5 3 (17.65%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Banking
6 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
7 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) SOA
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) NHS
7 1 (5.88%) JBoss

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Java EE
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Asset Management
1 11 (64.71%) Software Asset Management
2 4 (23.53%) Presales
3 3 (17.65%) IT Asset Management
3 3 (17.65%) Software Licensing
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) MCP
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Adobe
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com