The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Software Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 155 148 171
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 2 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.070% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 8
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%
Software 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
2728 2997 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 95.54% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1894 2520
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,850
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -14 2 £57,500 +4.54%
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Scotland region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (50.00%) Local Government
2 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) Green Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Local Government
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Management
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Green Hat
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle