The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 24 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 0.78% 2.13% 3.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 2.25% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Telford 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
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
125 89 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 97.66% 94.68% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 106 73 58
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Telford

Consultant
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Telford region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Telford region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £36000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago