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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Consultant
Rank 846 794 864
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Consultant 56 82 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.077% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.082% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 32
Average salary £42,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.26% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.29%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Development Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Consultant
Top 30 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 19 September 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 51 £41,750 -15.65% 10
London -18 29 £45,000 -14.28% 2
South East -40 9 £36,000 -50.34% 1
City of London +6 5 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 5 £52,500 -
Berkshire +3 4 - -
North West -21 4 £38,750 -19.68% 2
East of England -25 4 £60,000 +71.42% 3
Manchester -1 3 £35,000 -28.57% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 3 - - 2
Egham -10 3 £30,000 -62.50%
Cambridge -11 3 - - 2
Surrey -15 3 £30,000 -62.50%
South West -25 3 £41,000 -25.45% 2
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Reading -3 2 - -
Bristol -4 2 £38,750 -29.54% 2
Scotland - 2 £45,750 -
Glasgow - 2 £45,750 -
Southampton +1 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Hampshire -7 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Leeds -28 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -33 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -34 1 £40,000 +23.07%
West Sussex - 1 £36,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
Waterlooville - 1 £36,000 -
Chichester - 1 £36,000 -
Fareham - 1 £36,000 -

Development Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (34.65%) Business Development
2 29 (28.71%) Finance
3 25 (24.75%) SQL
4 23 (22.77%) Oracle
4 23 (22.77%) Microsoft
5 22 (21.78%) HTML
6 21 (20.79%) .NET
6 21 (20.79%) Degree
7 20 (19.80%) Java
7 20 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
8 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
9 16 (15.84%) C#
9 16 (15.84%) PL/SQL
10 15 (14.85%) SAP
10 15 (14.85%) XML
10 15 (14.85%) Oracle APEX
10 15 (14.85%) Oracle Database
11 14 (13.86%) CRM
12 13 (12.87%) Oracle Forms
12 13 (12.87%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (12.87%) Project Management
12 13 (12.87%) Workflow
13 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
13 12 (11.88%) ABAP
14 11 (10.89%) CSS
14 11 (10.89%) Ajax
15 10 (9.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 10 (9.90%) MS Office
16 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development

Development Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.92%) NetWeaver
3 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.99%) IIS
6 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.99%) Moodle
6 1 (0.99%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.90%) MS Office
3 8 (7.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.98%) OpenWorks
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) Oracle Database
2 13 (12.87%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (9.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.97%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.98%) DB2
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.99%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.99%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (12.87%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.99%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.99%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.99%) LSMW
3 1 (0.99%) Subversion
3 1 (0.99%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.99%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (28.71%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Marketing
3 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.96%) Banking
5 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.98%) Retail
7 1 (0.99%) German Language
7 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.78%) HTML
2 21 (20.79%) .NET
3 15 (14.85%) XML
4 11 (10.89%) CSS
4 11 (10.89%) Ajax
5 9 (8.91%) SAP ALE
5 9 (8.91%) HTML5
6 7 (6.93%) jQuery
6 7 (6.93%) Web Services
6 7 (6.93%) SOAP
6 7 (6.93%) J2EE
7 5 (4.95%) Struts
7 5 (4.95%) JSP
7 5 (4.95%) Servlets
7 5 (4.95%) JSF
8 3 (2.97%) JSR 170
8 3 (2.97%) WinForms
8 3 (2.97%) Spring
8 3 (2.97%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (2.97%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.98%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.99%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.99%) NHS
4 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.99%) UNIX
3 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.99%) Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Business Development
2 20 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (13.86%) CRM
4 13 (12.87%) Project Management
4 13 (12.87%) Workflow
5 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.92%) MVC
6 8 (7.92%) B2B
6 8 (7.92%) Time Management
7 6 (5.94%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.95%) Data Modelling
8 5 (4.95%) Coaching
9 4 (3.96%) ERP
9 4 (3.96%) ITIL
9 4 (3.96%) Migration
9 4 (3.96%) Release Management
10 3 (2.97%) Software Engineering
10 3 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.97%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.97%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.75%) SQL
2 20 (19.80%) Java
3 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
4 16 (15.84%) C#
4 16 (15.84%) PL/SQL
5 12 (11.88%) ABAP
6 5 (4.95%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.96%) VBA
8 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.97%) PHP
9 2 (1.98%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.99%) VB6
10 1 (0.99%) X++
10 1 (0.99%) C++
10 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (20.79%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) OCP
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (3.96%) HND
4 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) IBM WebSphere Certification
6 1 (0.99%) CIPD
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (22.77%) Oracle
1 23 (22.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.85%) SAP
3 5 (4.95%) Adobe
3 5 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.97%) Sage
4 3 (2.97%) JBoss
5 2 (1.98%) IBM
5 2 (1.98%) Sun
5 2 (1.98%) Apple
6 1 (0.99%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.99%) Green Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k OTE depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Share Scheme + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k OTE dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension Contribution
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car,phone,laptop
Posted: 17 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus uncapped commission
Posted: 28 days ago