The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 18 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 395 377 393
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 56 61 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 53 57 37
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +23 26 £41,500 +12.16% 1
Berkshire +11 18 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Oxfordshire -10 6 £29,000 -38.94%
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £57,500 +64.28%
Middlesex - 2 £45,000 -
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 50 (54.35%) SQL
2 48 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 45 (48.91%) .NET
3 45 (48.91%) C#
4 37 (40.22%) Java
5 30 (32.61%) CSS
6 28 (30.43%) Data Analysis
7 24 (26.09%) Oracle
8 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 22 (23.91%) ASP.NET
9 22 (23.91%) Finance
10 21 (22.83%) HTML
11 19 (20.65%) Linux
11 19 (20.65%) Degree
12 17 (18.48%) HL7
13 16 (17.39%) UNIX
14 15 (16.30%) InterSystems Cache
14 15 (16.30%) XML
14 15 (16.30%) J2EE
14 15 (16.30%) MUMPS
14 15 (16.30%) Performance Analysis
14 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (15.22%) Mobile App
16 13 (14.13%) .NET Framework
17 12 (13.04%) Project Management
18 11 (11.96%) Windows
18 11 (11.96%) OO
18 11 (11.96%) MVC
19 10 (10.87%) PRINCE2
19 10 (10.87%) ISEB

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (9.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.43%) Drupal
3 4 (4.35%) Documentum
4 1 (1.09%) Moodle
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
4 1 (1.09%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) CMS
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) Internet
1 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.30%) InterSystems Cache
3 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.09%) MySQL
6 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.09%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.09%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.09%) Mockito
3 1 (1.09%) Ant
3 1 (1.09%) JUnit
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 22 (23.91%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.26%) Back Office
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Local Government
5 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (48.91%) .NET
2 30 (32.61%) CSS
3 22 (23.91%) ASP.NET
4 21 (22.83%) HTML
5 15 (16.30%) XML
5 15 (16.30%) J2EE
5 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 13 (14.13%) .NET Framework
7 6 (6.52%) WCF
7 6 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (5.43%) WPF
9 4 (4.35%) Middleware
9 4 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.09%) jQuery
10 1 (1.09%) Swing
10 1 (1.09%) EDI
10 1 (1.09%) Spring
10 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.78%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.26%) Physics
6 2 (2.17%) NHS
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.09%) Open Source
7 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.65%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) UNIX
3 11 (11.96%) Windows
4 5 (5.43%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.43%) Android
5 4 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 15 (16.30%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (13.04%) Project Management
4 11 (11.96%) OO
4 11 (11.96%) MVC
5 10 (10.87%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.87%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.78%) OOP
7 8 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.43%) TDD
10 4 (4.35%) ERP
10 4 (4.35%) SOA
10 4 (4.35%) CRM
10 4 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.35%) Memory Management
10 4 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 50 (54.35%) SQL
2 45 (48.91%) C#
3 37 (40.22%) Java
4 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.30%) MUMPS
6 8 (8.70%) C++
7 7 (7.61%) VB.NET
8 6 (6.52%) PHP
9 4 (4.35%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.17%) C
10 2 (2.17%) R
11 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Degree
2 10 (10.87%) ISEB
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.17%) CCSP
3 2 (2.17%) PhD
3 2 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.48%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (26.09%) Oracle
2 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Adobe
3 4 (4.35%) VMware
3 4 (4.35%) Apple
3 4 (4.35%) SAP
4 2 (2.17%) Capita
4 2 (2.17%) Sage
4 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Ordnance Survey
Salary: £39,242 - £46,786 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey, Crawley, Epsom, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Neg to £60,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 22 days ago