The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 235 204 210
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 4 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.063% 0.24% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.25% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 3
Average salary £29,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £35,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £37,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.33%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6082 5138 5228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.33% 95.45% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5073 4505 4644
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,318
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Software Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 2 £26,000 -
Dorset -21 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Fortran
2 4 (44.44%) Sage
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Exchequer
4 2 (22.22%) Pegasus
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (11.11%) CIMA
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Movex
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) MFGPRO
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (11.11%) GoldMine
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
5 1 (11.11%) Sage 1000
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Infor

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Exchequer
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (11.11%) GoldMine
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
2 1 (11.11%) Sage 1000
2 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
2 1 (11.11%) Lawson
2 1 (11.11%) Movex
2 1 (11.11%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) WinDbg
1 1 (11.11%) GDB
General
1 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Fortran
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ACCA
1 1 (11.11%) CIMA
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) AAT
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Sage
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Pegasus
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Infor
4 1 (11.11%) Baan
4 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
4 1 (11.11%) Epicor
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