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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Recruitment Consultant
Rank 734 812 715
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -97
Permanent jobs requiring a Recruitment Consultant 169 128 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 48 91
Average salary £23,750 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £17,700 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,550 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £21,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -20.90%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +64 146 £25,000 +7.52% 92
London +36 72 £22,000 -20.00% 35
City of London +56 36 £30,000 +18.22% 24
South East -24 20 £25,000 +25.00% 7
South West +3 18 £18,750 -10.71% 25
Cardiff +12 16 £16,500 - 1
South Wales +8 16 £16,500 - 1
Wales +6 16 £16,500 - 1
Bristol +16 15 £115,000 +447.61% 25
West Midlands -3 14 £27,500 +10.00% 7
North West - 14 £28,000 - 13
Cheshire - 13 £28,000 - 6
Wilmslow - 10 £28,000 - 5
Birmingham +7 8 £30,000 +20.00% 5
Berkshire -10 7 £28,000 +40.00% 4
Surrey +8 6 £42,500 +129.72%
Buckinghamshire +6 6 £22,500 -
East of England +20 5 £21,500 -22.52% 2
Reading -12 5 £28,000 +40.00% 4
Warwick - 5 £27,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire +2 4 £21,500 -31.74% 2
Redhill -3 4 - -
Scotland +14 3 £20,000 -25.92% 3
Hemel Hempstead -27 3 £21,500 -31.74%
Cheltenham - 3 £16,500 -
Beaconsfield - 3 £20,000 -
Marlow - 3 £25,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £20,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £16,500 -

Recruitment Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 79 (25.16%) Business Development
2 71 (22.61%) Advertising
3 55 (17.52%) Finance
4 49 (15.61%) Degree
5 40 (12.74%) Telecoms
6 37 (11.78%) Social Media
7 33 (10.51%) B2B
8 30 (9.55%) German Language
9 28 (8.92%) MS Office
10 26 (8.28%) Marketing
11 25 (7.96%) Billing
12 24 (7.64%) ERP
13 23 (7.32%) SAP
13 23 (7.32%) CRM
14 22 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (5.41%) Monte Carlo Method
16 16 (5.10%) French Language
16 16 (5.10%) Banking
17 15 (4.78%) Retail
18 13 (4.14%) Internet
19 12 (3.82%) B2C
20 10 (3.18%) Programme Management
20 10 (3.18%) Service Delivery
20 10 (3.18%) Hedge funds
20 10 (3.18%) Coaching
21 9 (2.87%) MS Excel
22 8 (2.55%) Project Management
23 7 (2.23%) Analytics
23 7 (2.23%) Business Analysis
23 7 (2.23%) Dutch Language

Recruitment Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (0.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (8.92%) MS Office
2 9 (2.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.14%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.27%) Big Data
2 2 (0.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.64%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (0.64%) QlikView
2 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (0.64%) Pentaho
3 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
General
1 71 (22.61%) Advertising
2 55 (17.52%) Finance
3 40 (12.74%) Telecoms
4 30 (9.55%) German Language
5 26 (8.28%) Marketing
6 25 (7.96%) Billing
7 16 (5.10%) French Language
7 16 (5.10%) Banking
8 15 (4.78%) Retail
9 7 (2.23%) Dutch Language
10 5 (1.59%) Law
11 4 (1.27%) Back Office
11 4 (1.27%) Games
12 1 (0.32%) Military
12 1 (0.32%) Legal
12 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.32%) International Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.59%) .NET
2 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.64%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.78%) Social Media
2 10 (3.18%) Hedge funds
3 4 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (0.96%) Open Source
4 3 (0.96%) NHS
4 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.64%) Statistics
5 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.64%) iPhone
5 2 (0.64%) PlayStation
6 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.32%) User Experience
6 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.32%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (25.16%) Business Development
2 33 (10.51%) B2B
3 24 (7.64%) ERP
4 23 (7.32%) CRM
5 22 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (5.41%) Monte Carlo Method
7 12 (3.82%) B2C
8 10 (3.18%) Service Delivery
8 10 (3.18%) Programme Management
8 10 (3.18%) Coaching
9 8 (2.55%) Project Management
10 7 (2.23%) Analytics
10 7 (2.23%) Time Management
10 7 (2.23%) Business Analysis
11 6 (1.91%) Line Management
11 6 (1.91%) Mentoring
12 5 (1.59%) Logistics
12 5 (1.59%) E-Commerce
13 4 (1.27%) Workflow
13 4 (1.27%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.59%) C
2 3 (0.96%) C#
2 3 (0.96%) Java
3 2 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (15.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.32%) GNVQ
2 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (7.32%) SAP
2 7 (2.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.59%) Oracle
4 4 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.64%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.64%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (0.64%) Logi Analytics
5 2 (0.64%) Tableau
5 2 (0.64%) Alteryx
5 2 (0.64%) Cognos
5 2 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.32%) IBM
6 1 (0.32%) Business Objects
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100K
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: 0000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: 000000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Influential People Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Influential People Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum, Benefits OTE £45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £15000-£25,000 Basic (£50-£75K OTE)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £15,000 to £25,000 per annum + BENS & UNCAPPED COMMISSION
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Commission + annual bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £195000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago