The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Consultant
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Consultant 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £49,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-26.53% -10.90%
Development Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3180 2991 3029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.96% 95.13% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2036 1910 2142
Average salary £40,000 £40,699 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.71% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Development Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Development Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Development Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Development Consultant
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Green Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Development Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Green Hat