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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 231 222 199
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 5 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.086% 0.068% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.071% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 14
Average salary £65,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
5557 5598 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.43% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4691 4493
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,579
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015. 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 - 1 £57,500 -
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (55.56%) CRM
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Avaya
3 5 (55.56%) CTI
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Time Management
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle APEX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (22.22%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 5 (55.56%) Time Management
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Avaya
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft