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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Consultant
Rank 853 893 847
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Consultant 49 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.038% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.040% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 27
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,300 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £41,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.42% -13.15%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Development Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Consultant
Top 27 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 3 July 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 38 £38,750 -13.88% 3
London +17 17 £40,250 -25.11% 2
South East +19 8 £48,750 +44.98%
North West +2 7 £24,000 -
Glasgow +10 5 £62,500 +38.88%
Scotland +7 5 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Manchester +4 5 £24,000 -
Egham - 5 - -
Surrey - 5 - -
Oxfordshire +10 2 £48,750 +25.80%
East of England +9 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
Leicester - 2 £32,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Watford - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire -6 1 - -
Yorkshire -12 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £50,500 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £25,000 -
Kidlington - 1 £57,500 -
Oxford - 1 £40,000 -
Preston - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £50,500 - 1

Development Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (34.88%) JavaScript
2 26 (30.23%) HTML
3 25 (29.07%) CSS
4 23 (26.74%) SAP
4 23 (26.74%) Business Development
5 22 (25.58%) Degree
5 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
6 18 (20.93%) Web Development
6 18 (20.93%) HTML5
7 17 (19.77%) Marketing
7 17 (19.77%) SOA
7 17 (19.77%) CRM
8 15 (17.44%) CSS3
8 15 (17.44%) Business Transformation
8 15 (17.44%) SAP Portal
9 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (15.12%) Project Management
9 13 (15.12%) SQL
9 13 (15.12%) .NET
9 13 (15.12%) Finance
10 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (12.79%) C#
10 11 (12.79%) SharePoint
10 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
10 11 (12.79%) jQuery
11 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
12 9 (10.47%) Time Management
13 8 (9.30%) SDLC
13 8 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (9.30%) Workflow

Development Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (17.44%) SAP Portal
2 11 (12.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.81%) NetWeaver
4 4 (4.65%) CMS
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.16%) JBoss
7 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.16%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.16%) Liferay
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
3 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.33%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Intranet
1 4 (4.65%) Extranet
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) DataStage
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.16%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.16%) Big Data
4 1 (1.16%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.16%) MS Access
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Selenium
1 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.16%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 17 (19.77%) Marketing
2 13 (15.12%) Finance
3 7 (8.14%) Retail
4 5 (5.81%) Banking
5 4 (4.65%) Italian Language
6 3 (3.49%) Billing
6 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.16%) Back Office
7 1 (1.16%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) HTML
2 25 (29.07%) CSS
3 18 (20.93%) HTML5
4 15 (17.44%) CSS3
5 13 (15.12%) .NET
6 11 (12.79%) jQuery
7 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.65%) SAP ALE
9 3 (3.49%) Web Services
10 2 (2.33%) SAP BC
10 2 (2.33%) Silverlight
10 2 (2.33%) JSP
10 2 (2.33%) XSLT
10 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.33%) Gherkin
11 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.16%) React
11 1 (1.16%) SAP Business Workflow
11 1 (1.16%) XHTML
11 1 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Smartphone
1 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
1 5 (5.81%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (4.65%) E-Learning
3 3 (3.49%) EFT
3 3 (3.49%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.16%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Android
1 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Business Development
2 18 (20.93%) Web Development
3 17 (19.77%) CRM
3 17 (19.77%) SOA
4 15 (17.44%) Business Transformation
5 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (15.12%) Project Management
6 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.47%) Time Management
8 8 (9.30%) Workflow
8 8 (9.30%) SDLC
9 7 (8.14%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.98%) Project Planning
11 5 (5.81%) Mobile Commerce
11 5 (5.81%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (5.81%) Android Development
11 5 (5.81%) iOS Development
12 4 (4.65%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.88%) JavaScript
2 13 (15.12%) SQL
3 11 (12.79%) C#
4 6 (6.98%) Java
4 6 (6.98%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.81%) ABAP
6 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.49%) Korn
7 3 (3.49%) C-shell
8 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.16%) VBA
9 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (25.58%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) SAP
2 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) Hitachi
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) Sage
5 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.16%) Lotus
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