The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Development Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Consultant
Rank 882 928 912
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Consultant 25 39 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.036% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.037% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 60
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £117,500 £64,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +2.04%

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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Development Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Development Consultant in the job title.

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 September 2016 within the UK.

Development Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Consultant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 25 £60,000 +20.00% 1
London +44 19 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Bristol +9 4 £43,000 -54.73%
South West +2 4 £43,000 -54.73%
City of London +49 2 £51,250 -2.38%
Leeds +31 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Yorkshire +29 1 £42,500 +70.00%
West Yorkshire +19 1 £42,500 +70.00%
North West 0 1 £50,000 +26.58%
Manchester -1 1 £50,000 +108.33%

Development Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Development Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Development Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) SQL
2 18 (29.51%) .NET
3 17 (27.87%) C#
4 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
5 14 (22.95%) Business Development
6 12 (19.67%) Presales
6 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
7 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
7 11 (18.03%) Java
7 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
7 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
7 11 (18.03%) Degree
8 10 (16.39%) SAP
8 10 (16.39%) Oracle
8 10 (16.39%) HND
8 10 (16.39%) XML
9 9 (14.75%) Web Services
10 8 (13.11%) OO
10 8 (13.11%) ABAP
10 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
10 8 (13.11%) Workflow
11 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
11 7 (11.48%) CRM
11 7 (11.48%) ERP
11 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (9.84%) Driving Licence
12 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
12 6 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001

Development Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.84%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.92%) NetWeaver
5 2 (3.28%) JBoss
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle UPK
5 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.64%) Apache
6 1 (1.64%) CMS
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.64%) SAP Portal
6 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) SAP HR
2 4 (6.56%) WebTrends
3 3 (4.92%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) HTTP
1 2 (3.28%) WebEx
2 1 (1.64%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.64%) AMQP
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) SAP HANA
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.56%) Publishing
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Advertising
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Military
6 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) .NET
2 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
3 10 (16.39%) XML
4 9 (14.75%) Web Services
5 5 (8.20%) HTML
5 5 (8.20%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (6.56%) BAPI
6 4 (6.56%) SAP ALE
6 4 (6.56%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (4.92%) SAP Business Workflow
7 3 (4.92%) SAPUI5
8 2 (3.28%) Java EE
8 2 (3.28%) REST
8 2 (3.28%) RESTful
8 2 (3.28%) SOAP
9 1 (1.64%) COM
9 1 (1.64%) JDBC
9 1 (1.64%) JMS
9 1 (1.64%) SAML
9 1 (1.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Driving Licence
2 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.64%) SCORM
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Business Development
2 12 (19.67%) Presales
3 8 (13.11%) OO
3 8 (13.11%) Workflow
4 7 (11.48%) CRM
4 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (11.48%) ERP
4 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.84%) Information Security
5 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.20%) Identity Management
6 5 (8.20%) Project Management
6 5 (8.20%) SDLC
6 5 (8.20%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.56%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (6.56%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.56%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) SQL
2 17 (27.87%) C#
3 11 (18.03%) Java
4 8 (13.11%) ABAP
4 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
6 6 (9.84%) C++
7 4 (6.56%) SAPscript
8 2 (3.28%) C
9 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) HND
3 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) HNC
5 2 (3.28%) CIPD
6 1 (1.64%) ISEB
6 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.64%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) Adobe
3 4 (6.56%) Tealium
3 4 (6.56%) Teradata
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) Kenexa
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com