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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 359 396 393
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 47 88 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.41% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 42 83 69
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £45,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.64%
Software Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15962 21312 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 97.02% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13300 18001 17210
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 2 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Berkshire +59 23 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hampshire +10 12 £39,000 +23.80% 3
Oxfordshire +6 5 £37,000 -7.50% 1
East Sussex - 4 £55,000 -
Surrey -8 3 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South East region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 37 (38.14%) Degree
2 30 (30.93%) SQL Server
3 28 (28.87%) Finance
4 27 (27.84%) SQL
5 23 (23.71%) Microsoft
6 20 (20.62%) MS Excel
7 19 (19.59%) Project Management
8 17 (17.53%) Presales
9 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (15.46%) C#
10 14 (14.43%) Java
10 14 (14.43%) Oracle
11 11 (11.34%) MS Access
11 11 (11.34%) ERP
11 11 (11.34%) Time Management
11 11 (11.34%) Asset Management
11 11 (11.34%) Software Asset Management
12 10 (10.31%) Data Management
12 10 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
13 9 (9.28%) Windows
13 9 (9.28%) HTML
13 9 (9.28%) XML
13 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
13 9 (9.28%) Banking
14 8 (8.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (8.25%) Data Governance
14 8 (8.25%) Data Quality
14 8 (8.25%) Visualisation

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (8.25%) GlassFish
1 8 (8.25%) JBoss
1 8 (8.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 8 (8.25%) Tomcat
1 8 (8.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (20.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) DNS
1 1 (1.03%) Firewall
1 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) MS Access
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.03%) Big Data
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
1 1 (1.03%) TestComplete
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Banking
2 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Avionics
3 6 (6.19%) Local Government
3 6 (6.19%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.15%) Automotive
5 2 (2.06%) Law
6 1 (1.03%) Back Office
6 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) HTML
1 9 (9.28%) XML
2 8 (8.25%) CSS
2 8 (8.25%) Java EE
2 8 (8.25%) Web Services
3 5 (5.15%) .NET
4 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (3.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.25%) Economics
2 8 (8.25%) Visualisation
3 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.19%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.09%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.09%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.09%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) NHS
7 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.03%) PMI
7 1 (1.03%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) Linux
2 4 (4.12%) Unix
3 3 (3.09%) Android
3 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.59%) Project Management
2 17 (17.53%) Presales
3 11 (11.34%) Asset Management
3 11 (11.34%) ERP
3 11 (11.34%) Software Asset Management
3 11 (11.34%) Time Management
4 10 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.31%) Data Management
4 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
5 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.25%) Data Governance
6 8 (8.25%) ETL
6 8 (8.25%) SOA
7 7 (7.22%) Master Data Management
7 7 (7.22%) Software Delivery
7 7 (7.22%) Test Scripting
8 6 (6.19%) Coaching
8 6 (6.19%) Data Migration
8 6 (6.19%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (6.19%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.84%) SQL
2 15 (15.46%) C#
3 14 (14.43%) Java
4 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.09%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.06%) C++
7 1 (1.03%) C
7 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (38.14%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) MCP
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.19%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.43%) Oracle
3 6 (6.19%) Green Hills
4 5 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.09%) Adobe
5 3 (3.09%) Apple
5 3 (3.09%) IBM
5 3 (3.09%) SAP
6 2 (2.06%) Pegasus
6 2 (2.06%) Sage
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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