The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Consultant
Rank 847 809 854
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Consultant 52 64 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.060% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.064% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 30
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,165
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Development Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Development Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Development Consultant within the UK.

Development Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Development Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Consultant over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Development Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Consultant
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
England -43 48 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London +12 25 £45,500 -1.62% 2
Yorkshire -39 7 £40,000 +23.07%
East of England -13 5 £40,750 +16.42% 1
South East -43 4 £33,750 -57.81% 1
Uxbridge - 4 £52,500 -
City of London -4 3 £45,000 - 1
Manchester -8 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Cambridge -9 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -10 3 - -
North West -16 3 £35,000 -
Leeds -25 3 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -35 3 £40,000 -
Egham -20 2 £30,000 -62.50% 1
Surrey -23 2 £30,000 -62.50% 1
Scotland - 2 £45,750 -
Glasgow - 2 £45,750 -
South West -19 1 £41,000 -25.45%
Devon - 1 £41,000 -
Essex - 1 £21,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £38,750 -

Development Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title.

1 24 (28.92%) Business Development
2 23 (27.71%) SQL
2 23 (27.71%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (26.51%) Oracle
3 22 (26.51%) HTML
4 21 (25.30%) Java
4 21 (25.30%) Finance
5 20 (24.10%) .NET
5 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
6 19 (22.89%) Degree
7 17 (20.48%) XML
8 16 (19.28%) PL/SQL
9 15 (18.07%) C#
9 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
9 15 (18.07%) Oracle APEX
9 15 (18.07%) Oracle Database
10 14 (16.87%) SAP
11 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
11 13 (15.66%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (15.66%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (15.66%) Project Management
12 11 (13.25%) SharePoint
13 10 (12.05%) CRM
13 10 (12.05%) CSS
13 10 (12.05%) ABAP
13 10 (12.05%) Workflow
13 10 (12.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 10 (12.05%) Ajax
14 8 (9.64%) Time Management
14 8 (9.64%) HTML5

Development Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.23%) NetWeaver
3 5 (6.02%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.20%) SAP Portal
6 1 (1.20%) Moodle
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.23%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.41%) OpenWorks
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Intranet
1 1 (1.20%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle Database
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.61%) SAP BW
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.20%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.20%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.20%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.20%) LSMW
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
3 1 (1.20%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Banking
2 4 (4.82%) Marketing
3 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.41%) German Language
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Billing
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) HTML
2 20 (24.10%) .NET
3 17 (20.48%) XML
4 10 (12.05%) CSS
4 10 (12.05%) Ajax
5 8 (9.64%) HTML5
6 7 (8.43%) SAP ALE
6 7 (8.43%) SOAP
6 7 (8.43%) J2EE
6 7 (8.43%) Web Services
7 5 (6.02%) XML-RPC
7 5 (6.02%) Struts
7 5 (6.02%) JSP
7 5 (6.02%) Servlets
7 5 (6.02%) JSF
7 5 (6.02%) JSR 170
7 5 (6.02%) jQuery
7 5 (6.02%) REST
7 5 (6.02%) Apache Sling
8 3 (3.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Mathematics
2 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.20%) Social Media
4 1 (1.20%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.43%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.41%) UNIX
4 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) Business Development
2 23 (27.71%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (15.66%) Project Management
4 10 (12.05%) CRM
4 10 (12.05%) Workflow
5 8 (9.64%) MVC
5 8 (9.64%) Time Management
6 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.02%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.02%) ERP
7 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.02%) B2B
8 4 (4.82%) ITIL
8 4 (4.82%) Migration
8 4 (4.82%) Release Management
9 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.61%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.71%) SQL
2 21 (25.30%) Java
3 16 (19.28%) PL/SQL
4 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.07%) C#
5 10 (12.05%) ABAP
6 5 (6.02%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.82%) VBA
8 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.61%) PHP
9 2 (2.41%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.20%) VB6
10 1 (1.20%) X++
10 1 (1.20%) C++
10 1 (1.20%) C
10 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) OCP
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (4.82%) HND
4 1 (1.20%) CIPD
4 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (26.51%) Oracle
2 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
3 14 (16.87%) SAP
4 7 (8.43%) Adobe
5 5 (6.02%) JBoss
6 2 (2.41%) Apple
6 2 (2.41%) Sage
7 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.20%) Green Hat
7 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
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