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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Consultant
Rank 868 855 810
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Consultant 25 52 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.045% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.048% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 33
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £76,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -13.68%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Development Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Consultant
Top 19 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 28 August 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
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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 -20 24 £37,500 -16.66% 2
London -4 9 £41,250 -9.34%
North West +5 5 £24,000 -31.42% 1
East of England -1 5 £37,500 -7.97% 1
Essex -5 4 £37,500 +74.41%
South East +14 3 £48,750 +44.44%
Manchester +1 3 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Oxfordshire +5 2 £48,750 +25.80%
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £45,000 -
Leicester - 2 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire -9 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Kidlington - 1 £57,500 -
Oxford - 1 £40,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -

Development Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 25 (33.33%) Degree
1 25 (33.33%) Business Development
2 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (26.67%) HTML
3 20 (26.67%) CSS
4 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (18.67%) Project Management
5 14 (18.67%) CRM
5 14 (18.67%) Marketing
6 13 (17.33%) .NET
6 13 (17.33%) C#
7 12 (16.00%) Finance
8 11 (14.67%) Web Development
8 11 (14.67%) SAP
8 11 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (13.33%) SOA
9 10 (13.33%) SQL
9 10 (13.33%) jQuery
9 10 (13.33%) HTML5
10 9 (12.00%) CSS3
10 9 (12.00%) Business Transformation
10 9 (12.00%) Time Management
10 9 (12.00%) SAP Portal
10 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
11 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
11 8 (10.67%) VB.NET
11 8 (10.67%) Retail
11 8 (10.67%) SharePoint 2010

Development Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (12.00%) SAP Portal
2 8 (10.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (10.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) Node.js
4 1 (1.33%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Intranet
1 4 (5.33%) Extranet
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) DataStage
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
4 1 (1.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
1 2 (2.67%) Selenium
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.33%) Grunt
2 1 (1.33%) Bower
2 1 (1.33%) gulp
General
1 14 (18.67%) Marketing
2 12 (16.00%) Finance
3 8 (10.67%) Retail
4 5 (6.67%) Banking
5 4 (5.33%) Italian Language
5 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.00%) Billing
7 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.33%) Back Office
7 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) CSS
1 20 (26.67%) HTML
2 13 (17.33%) .NET
3 10 (13.33%) HTML5
3 10 (13.33%) jQuery
4 9 (12.00%) CSS3
5 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.33%) Web Services
7 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.67%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.33%) React
8 1 (1.33%) XML
8 1 (1.33%) XSLT
8 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.33%) WCF
8 1 (1.33%) WPF
8 1 (1.33%) SAP Business Workflow
8 1 (1.33%) OAuth
8 1 (1.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Smartphone
1 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 5 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
1 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (4.00%) EFT
2 3 (4.00%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Android
1 5 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Business Development
2 14 (18.67%) CRM
2 14 (18.67%) Project Management
3 11 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.67%) Web Development
4 10 (13.33%) SOA
5 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.00%) Time Management
5 9 (12.00%) Business Transformation
6 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.33%) SDLC
8 6 (8.00%) Project Planning
8 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
9 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (6.67%) Android Development
9 5 (6.67%) iOS Development
10 4 (5.33%) Coaching
10 4 (5.33%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (17.33%) C#
3 10 (13.33%) SQL
4 8 (10.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.00%) Korn
5 3 (4.00%) C-shell
6 2 (2.67%) Java
7 1 (1.33%) ABAP
7 1 (1.33%) VBA
7 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) HNC
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) SAP
3 4 (5.33%) Hitachi
4 2 (2.67%) Sage
4 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.33%) Lotus
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle
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