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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Recruitment Consultant
Rank 775 706 716
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Recruitment Consultant 140 170 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 62 66 115
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £33,640
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +14.58%

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
107654 100894 111399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.32% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87308 83795 94839
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%

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 30 September 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 30 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
(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 -62 137 £32,500 +30.00% 77
London -6 55 £32,500 +18.18% 29
South East +5 53 £35,000 +40.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +34 26 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Marlow - 21 £35,000 -
Berkshire -6 18 - - 2
North West -8 13 £29,000 +34.88% 6
City of London +9 12 £32,500 +18.18% 12
Wilmslow +1 12 £29,000 -
Cheshire -1 12 £29,000 - 2
South West -28 10 £20,250 +3.84% 16
Reading -9 9 - - 1
Bristol -7 8 £20,750 +2.46% 16
West Sussex - 5 £32,500 - 1
Surrey -11 4 - -
Redhill -13 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 £17,500 -
Leeds -25 3 £21,500 -14.00% 2
West Yorkshire -37 3 £21,500 -14.00% 2
Yorkshire -37 3 £21,500 -14.00% 2
Crawley - 3 - -
Gloucestershire 0 2 £18,250 -6.41%
Bromley -4 2 £47,500 +111.11%
Cheltenham -9 2 £18,250 -6.41%
Maidenhead -14 2 - - 1
Essex -15 2 - - 1
East of England -40 2 - - 3
High Wycombe - 2 £35,000 -
Croydon - 2 - -
East Grinstead - 2 £32,500 - 1

Recruitment Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 120 (38.96%) Finance
2 102 (33.12%) Telecoms
3 96 (31.17%) Advertising
4 58 (18.83%) Business Development
5 56 (18.18%) MS Office
6 53 (17.21%) Social Media
7 50 (16.23%) Marketing
8 47 (15.26%) Internet
9 43 (13.96%) Degree
9 43 (13.96%) German Language
10 41 (13.31%) MS Excel
11 34 (11.04%) Banking
12 28 (9.09%) Service Delivery
13 26 (8.44%) CRM
13 26 (8.44%) SAP
14 24 (7.79%) Retail
15 22 (7.14%) Billing
16 21 (6.82%) Multimedia
16 21 (6.82%) Programme Management
16 21 (6.82%) Campaign Management
17 15 (4.87%) Coaching
17 15 (4.87%) B2B
18 12 (3.90%) ERP
19 9 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (2.92%) Time Management
20 8 (2.60%) Digital Media
20 8 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
21 7 (2.27%) Analytics
21 7 (2.27%) Market Research
21 7 (2.27%) Monte Carlo Method

Recruitment Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 56 (18.18%) MS Office
2 41 (13.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (15.26%) Internet
2 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.32%) Big Data
General
1 120 (38.96%) Finance
2 102 (33.12%) Telecoms
3 96 (31.17%) Advertising
4 50 (16.23%) Marketing
5 43 (13.96%) German Language
6 34 (11.04%) Banking
7 24 (7.79%) Retail
8 22 (7.14%) Billing
9 21 (6.82%) Multimedia
10 9 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.95%) French Language
12 5 (1.62%) Legal
13 3 (0.97%) Law
13 3 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.21%) Social Media
2 8 (2.60%) Digital Media
3 4 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.97%) Life Science
5 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.65%) User Experience
6 1 (0.32%) Social Network
6 1 (0.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.32%) Android
1 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (18.83%) Business Development
2 28 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 26 (8.44%) CRM
4 21 (6.82%) Programme Management
4 21 (6.82%) Campaign Management
5 15 (4.87%) Coaching
5 15 (4.87%) B2B
6 12 (3.90%) ERP
7 9 (2.92%) Time Management
8 8 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (2.27%) Monte Carlo Method
9 7 (2.27%) Market Research
9 7 (2.27%) Line Management
9 7 (2.27%) Analytics
10 6 (1.95%) B2C
11 5 (1.62%) Change Management
12 3 (0.97%) Mentoring
12 3 (0.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (0.65%) Data Analytics
13 2 (0.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.30%) Java
2 3 (0.97%) PHP
2 3 (0.97%) C
2 3 (0.97%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (13.96%) Degree
2 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
2 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (8.44%) SAP
2 5 (1.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.62%) Oracle
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