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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Consultant
England / South East
Rank 334 398 414
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 60 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 49 39 55
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +45 25 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Berkshire +37 13 £33,000 -37.14% 5
Surrey +52 12 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Oxfordshire +6 3 £29,000 -20.54% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 2 £33,750 -46.00% 1
East Sussex - 2 £55,000 - 1
Kent - 2 £35,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
Software Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 35 (33.02%) SQL
2 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 33 (31.13%) Degree
3 30 (28.30%) Java
3 30 (28.30%) MS Excel
4 28 (26.42%) SQL Server
5 25 (23.58%) Presales
6 23 (21.70%) C#
7 22 (20.75%) ERP
7 22 (20.75%) Finance
8 20 (18.87%) HTML
8 20 (18.87%) CSS
8 20 (18.87%) Project Management
8 20 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (17.92%) Test Scripting
10 18 (16.98%) Web Development
11 16 (15.09%) Computer Science
12 15 (14.15%) Coaching
12 15 (14.15%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 15 (14.15%) Sage
12 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (12.26%) Asset Management
13 13 (12.26%) MS Access
13 13 (12.26%) Oracle
13 13 (12.26%) Windows
13 13 (12.26%) Software Asset Management
13 13 (12.26%) Time Management
14 11 (10.38%) Data Migration
14 11 (10.38%) Migration
15 9 (8.49%) Software Engineering

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 (7.55%) GlassFish
1 8 (7.55%) JBoss
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 8 (7.55%) Tomcat
1 8 (7.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.94%) CMS
2 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 30 (28.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (5.66%) NetSuite
2 6 (5.66%) Sage 200
2 6 (5.66%) Sage X3
3 2 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.89%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.89%) Lawson
4 1 (0.94%) Fredhopper
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.94%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.26%) MS Access
3 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) Endeca
5 1 (0.94%) MySQL
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) JIRA
1 1 (0.94%) TestComplete
General
1 22 (20.75%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Avionics
3 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) General Ledger
4 3 (2.83%) Local Government
4 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.89%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.94%) Automotive
6 1 (0.94%) Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.87%) CSS
1 20 (18.87%) HTML
2 9 (8.49%) XML
3 8 (7.55%) .NET
3 8 (7.55%) Java EE
3 8 (7.55%) Web Services
4 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.66%) .NET Framework
5 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.94%) J2EE
6 1 (0.94%) JSON
6 1 (0.94%) SOAP
6 1 (0.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.66%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.77%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Windows
2 6 (5.66%) Android
2 6 (5.66%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.66%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (2.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) Presales
2 22 (20.75%) ERP
3 20 (18.87%) Project Management
4 19 (17.92%) Test Scripting
5 18 (16.98%) Web Development
6 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (14.15%) Coaching
6 15 (14.15%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 13 (12.26%) Asset Management
7 13 (12.26%) Software Asset Management
7 13 (12.26%) Time Management
8 11 (10.38%) Data Migration
8 11 (10.38%) Migration
9 9 (8.49%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.55%) Data Governance
10 8 (7.55%) ETL
10 8 (7.55%) SOA
11 7 (6.60%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (6.60%) Data Management
11 7 (6.60%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.02%) SQL
2 30 (28.30%) Java
3 23 (21.70%) C#
4 8 (7.55%) C++
5 6 (5.66%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.83%) C
8 2 (1.89%) PHP
8 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (31.13%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.77%) MCP
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.83%) AAT
5 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.94%) ACCA
6 1 (0.94%) CIMA
6 1 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.66%) DO-178B
3 4 (3.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.15%) Sage
3 13 (12.26%) Oracle
4 8 (7.55%) Pegasus
5 7 (6.60%) SAP
5 7 (6.60%) Sun
6 6 (5.66%) Apple
6 6 (5.66%) Green Hills
7 4 (3.77%) Snow
8 3 (2.83%) Adobe
8 3 (2.83%) IBM
9 2 (1.89%) Infor
10 1 (0.94%) Baan
10 1 (0.94%) CODA
10 1 (0.94%) Epicor
10 1 (0.94%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
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