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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Recruitment Consultant
Rank 775 759 740
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Recruitment Consultant 123 169 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 84
Average salary £20,500 £24,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,500 £17,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £22,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -19.64%

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
103108 110561 102421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.50% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85312 90184 84719
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 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 2015 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 3 August 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 -37 104 £20,500 -12.76% 68
London -1 48 £21,500 -25.86% 26
South East -18 27 £18,000 - 3
South Wales - 18 - - 1
Wales - 18 - - 1
Cardiff - 18 - - 1
City of London +36 15 £35,000 +7.69% 13
South West -17 11 £20,500 - 19
Surrey +20 8 - -
North West -4 8 £29,000 +23.40% 7
Redhill +4 7 - -
Manchester +8 6 £35,000 +48.93% 2
Maidenhead -2 5 £18,000 - 1
Bristol -27 5 £20,500 - 16
Berkshire -27 5 £18,000 -18.18% 2
Hampshire +15 4 £18,000 -23.40% 1
West Midlands -3 4 £21,000 -
Buckinghamshire -5 4 £17,500 -
Salisbury - 4 £27,500 -
Beaconsfield - 4 £17,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £27,500 - 1
East of England +17 3 £16,500 - 4
West Sussex +2 3 £21,500 -
Essex -2 3 £16,500 - 1
East Midlands +7 2 £25,000 -9.09%
Cheshire +5 2 £27,250 -6.03% 4
Loughton 0 2 £16,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire -1 2 £25,000 -9.09%
Wilmslow -1 2 £27,250 +18.47% 3
Nottingham -2 2 £25,000 -9.09%

Recruitment Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 85 (28.81%) Business Development
2 53 (17.97%) Finance
3 52 (17.63%) Advertising
4 44 (14.92%) B2B
5 30 (10.17%) Degree
6 29 (9.83%) ERP
7 28 (9.49%) Marketing
8 27 (9.15%) Billing
9 25 (8.47%) Telecoms
10 23 (7.80%) Social Media
11 21 (7.12%) CRM
12 20 (6.78%) German Language
13 19 (6.44%) B2C
14 17 (5.76%) SAP
14 17 (5.76%) French Language
15 14 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (4.07%) MS Office
16 12 (4.07%) Retail
17 11 (3.73%) Hedge funds
18 10 (3.39%) Banking
18 10 (3.39%) Project Management
19 9 (3.05%) MS Excel
19 9 (3.05%) Business Analysis
19 9 (3.05%) Coaching
19 9 (3.05%) QA
20 7 (2.37%) Dutch Language
20 7 (2.37%) Mentoring
20 7 (2.37%) Programme Management
21 6 (2.03%) Law
21 6 (2.03%) Time Management

Recruitment Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (4.07%) MS Office
2 9 (3.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.36%) Internet
2 2 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.68%) Big Data
General
1 53 (17.97%) Finance
2 52 (17.63%) Advertising
3 28 (9.49%) Marketing
4 27 (9.15%) Billing
5 25 (8.47%) Telecoms
6 20 (6.78%) German Language
7 17 (5.76%) French Language
8 12 (4.07%) Retail
9 10 (3.39%) Banking
10 7 (2.37%) Dutch Language
11 6 (2.03%) Law
12 5 (1.69%) Spanish Language
13 3 (1.02%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.34%) Games
15 1 (0.34%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.80%) Social Media
2 11 (3.73%) Hedge funds
3 5 (1.69%) Digital Media
3 5 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.36%) Social Network
5 2 (0.68%) iPhone
5 2 (0.68%) Economics
5 2 (0.68%) Statistics
5 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.68%) Life Science
6 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.34%) FMCG
6 1 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (28.81%) Business Development
2 44 (14.92%) B2B
3 29 (9.83%) ERP
4 21 (7.12%) CRM
5 19 (6.44%) B2C
6 14 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (3.39%) Project Management
8 9 (3.05%) Business Analysis
8 9 (3.05%) Coaching
9 7 (2.37%) Mentoring
9 7 (2.37%) Programme Management
10 6 (2.03%) Time Management
11 5 (1.69%) Data Protection
11 5 (1.69%) Line Management
12 4 (1.36%) Logistics
13 3 (1.02%) E-Commerce
13 3 (1.02%) Process Management
13 3 (1.02%) SDLC
13 3 (1.02%) Monte Carlo Method
13 3 (1.02%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.36%) C
2 2 (0.68%) Java
2 2 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (10.17%) Degree
2 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.05%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (5.76%) SAP
2 5 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.68%) IBM
4 1 (0.34%) Wall Street Systems
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £195000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + un
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + uncapped commission + incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission + incentives
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Uncapped Bonus, Mentoring Programme
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16500.00 - £25000.00 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £21000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 60k OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago