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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 25 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 3.51% - 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% - 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
111 80 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 97.37% 82.47% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 82 49 39
Average salary £31,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 26 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA