The table below looks at the statistics for the Recruitment Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Recruitment Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Recruitment Consultant
Rank 737 725 686
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Recruitment Consultant 164 145 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 53 78 124
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,350 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £28,500 £21,800
% change year-on-year
-19.29% +30.73%

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
110597 101053 111513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89479 83749 95349
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 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Recruitment Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Recruitment Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Recruitment Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Recruitment Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Recruitment Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Recruitment Consultant over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

Recruitment Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Recruitment 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 Recruitment Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 158 £28,250 +2.72% 94
London -4 67 £32,500 +8.33% 32
South East +12 55 £17,500 -23.91% 9
Berkshire +29 42 - - 1
Reading +5 24 - - 1
South West -9 18 £20,500 +32.25% 25
City of London -25 15 £32,500 +18.18% 14
Bristol 0 14 £20,500 +32.25% 25
Maidenhead - 13 - -
North West -17 12 £26,250 -9.48% 9
Cheshire -5 10 £29,000 +45.00% 1
Wilmslow -1 8 £26,000 -
Surrey -9 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 £17,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £17,500 - 7
Edinburgh -23 3 £24,000 -23.80% 1
Scotland -27 3 £24,000 -23.80% 1
Beckenham - 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -10 2 £16,500 -15.38%
Manchester -10 2 £23,500 -18.96% 7
Cheltenham -14 2 £16,500 -15.38%
West Midlands -14 2 - - 9
Essex -16 2 - -
West Yorkshire -30 2 - - 4
East of England -36 2 - - 3
Leeds -40 2 - - 4
Yorkshire -51 2 - - 4
Somerset - 2 £60,000 -
Redhill - 2 - -

Recruitment Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Recruitment 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 Recruitment Consultant in their job title.

1 118 (40.83%) Finance
2 100 (34.60%) Telecoms
3 89 (30.80%) Advertising
4 63 (21.80%) Business Development
5 48 (16.61%) MS Office
5 48 (16.61%) Marketing
5 48 (16.61%) Degree
6 47 (16.26%) Internet
7 43 (14.88%) Social Media
8 37 (12.80%) German Language
9 34 (11.76%) Banking
10 32 (11.07%) MS Excel
11 26 (9.00%) SAP
11 26 (9.00%) CRM
11 26 (9.00%) Service Delivery
12 23 (7.96%) Retail
13 22 (7.61%) Billing
14 21 (7.27%) Programme Management
14 21 (7.27%) Multimedia
14 21 (7.27%) Campaign Management
15 17 (5.88%) B2B
16 12 (4.15%) ERP
17 10 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (3.11%) Business Intelligence
19 8 (2.77%) Digital Media
20 7 (2.42%) B2C
20 7 (2.42%) Time Management
20 7 (2.42%) Analytics
21 6 (2.08%) .NET
21 6 (2.08%) Oracle

Recruitment Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Recruitment 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 Recruitment Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 48 (16.61%) MS Office
2 32 (11.07%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.35%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (16.26%) Internet
2 2 (0.69%) Unified Communications
General
1 118 (40.83%) Finance
2 100 (34.60%) Telecoms
3 89 (30.80%) Advertising
4 48 (16.61%) Marketing
5 37 (12.80%) German Language
6 34 (11.76%) Banking
7 23 (7.96%) Retail
8 22 (7.61%) Billing
9 21 (7.27%) Multimedia
10 10 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.73%) Legal
11 5 (1.73%) French Language
12 3 (1.04%) Law
12 3 (1.04%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.69%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.35%) Publishing
14 1 (0.35%) Games
14 1 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.35%) Cantonese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.08%) .NET
2 2 (0.69%) Mason
3 1 (0.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.88%) Social Media
2 8 (2.77%) Digital Media
3 4 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (1.38%) Life Science
4 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.35%) NHS
5 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.35%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.80%) Business Development
2 26 (9.00%) CRM
2 26 (9.00%) Service Delivery
3 21 (7.27%) Programme Management
3 21 (7.27%) Campaign Management
4 17 (5.88%) B2B
5 12 (4.15%) ERP
6 9 (3.11%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (2.42%) B2C
7 7 (2.42%) Time Management
7 7 (2.42%) Analytics
8 6 (2.08%) Market Research
9 4 (1.38%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (1.38%) Monte Carlo Method
10 3 (1.04%) Data Analytics
10 3 (1.04%) Change Management
11 2 (0.69%) Data Management
12 1 (0.35%) Business Analysis
12 1 (0.35%) Business Transformation
12 1 (0.35%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.73%) Java
2 3 (1.04%) PHP
2 3 (1.04%) C
2 3 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 48 (16.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.35%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (9.00%) SAP
2 6 (2.08%) Oracle
3 3 (1.04%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £750000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 per annum + OTE £35000 1st Year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £16000 to £20000 per annum - Competitive starting salary & uncapp
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 to £20000 per annum - Basic + commission ote yr1 £35-50K
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 to £18000 per annum - commission OTE yr 1 £35-50K
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 to £18000 per annum - up to 30% commission, OTE £35-50K y
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum - commission OTE £35K
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £20000 per annum - Up to 30% commission OTE yr1 c£50K
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + commission, car allowance & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + commission, car allowance & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + commission, car allowance & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago