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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 15 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 6.58% 2.70% 35.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.94% 2.70% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 9
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -55.20%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Runcorn 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
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
72 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 94.74% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 26
Average salary £37,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £23,980
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Consultant
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Runcorn

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Consultant
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Insight
4 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) TOWER Software
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (12.50%) REST

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) TOWER Software