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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 388 381 417
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 47 86 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.41% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.43% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 42 85 46
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
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
17039 20118 20961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.00% 96.59% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14264 16865 16385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +10 16 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire -4 11 £37,500 +20.00% 1
Oxfordshire -15 10 £37,000 -
East Sussex +15 6 £45,000 +80.00%
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Software Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 (37.37%) Finance
2 32 (32.32%) Degree
3 26 (26.26%) SQL Server
4 25 (25.25%) SQL
5 22 (22.22%) Project Management
6 19 (19.19%) ERP
6 19 (19.19%) Presales
7 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
8 16 (16.16%) C#
9 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
10 13 (13.13%) Time Management
10 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (13.13%) Software Delivery
10 13 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (12.12%) Economics
11 12 (12.12%) Visualisation
12 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (10.10%) Oracle
14 9 (9.09%) SAP
14 9 (9.09%) MS Access
14 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
14 9 (9.09%) Banking
14 9 (9.09%) SDLC
15 8 (8.08%) .NET
15 8 (8.08%) Windows
16 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2
16 7 (7.07%) Business Analysis
16 7 (7.07%) Local Government
16 7 (7.07%) Coaching
17 6 (6.06%) Driving Licence

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 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.01%) JBoss
3 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) SaaS
2 4 (4.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) DNS
1 2 (2.02%) Firewall
2 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.09%) MS Access
3 4 (4.04%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.01%) Big Data
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) CMake
1 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.02%) Subversion
2 1 (1.01%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.01%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.01%) MSI
2 1 (1.01%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 37 (37.37%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Banking
2 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.07%) Local Government
4 6 (6.06%) Automotive
4 6 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.04%) Legal
6 3 (3.03%) Avionics
7 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Publishing
7 1 (1.01%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) .NET
2 6 (6.06%) HTML
3 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.04%) CSS
4 3 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (1.01%) CGI
5 1 (1.01%) J2EE
5 1 (1.01%) Java EE
5 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.12%) Economics
2 12 (12.12%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Licensing
6 1 (1.01%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.08%) Windows
2 5 (5.05%) Linux
3 4 (4.04%) Unix
4 2 (2.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) Project Management
2 19 (19.19%) ERP
2 19 (19.19%) Presales
3 13 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (13.13%) Software Delivery
3 13 (13.13%) Time Management
4 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.09%) SDLC
6 7 (7.07%) Business Analysis
6 7 (7.07%) Coaching
6 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.06%) ITIL
8 5 (5.05%) CRM
8 5 (5.05%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (5.05%) Data Management
8 5 (5.05%) Scrum
9 4 (4.04%) Human Resource Management
9 4 (4.04%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (4.04%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.25%) SQL
2 16 (16.16%) C#
3 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.02%) C++
4 2 (2.02%) Java
4 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.02%) Perl
4 2 (2.02%) Python
5 1 (1.01%) C
5 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (32.32%) Degree
2 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (2.02%) CISMP
4 2 (2.02%) CISSP
5 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.02%) COBIT
2 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.02%) ISO22301
2 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle
3 9 (9.09%) SAP
4 5 (5.05%) Sage
4 5 (5.05%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.04%) Epicor
6 3 (3.03%) Green Hills
7 2 (2.02%) Infor
7 2 (2.02%) NetSuite
8 1 (1.01%) BMC
8 1 (1.01%) HP
8 1 (1.01%) IBM
8 1 (1.01%) Pegasus
South East
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago