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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Recruitment Consultant
Rank 731 799 697
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -102
Permanent jobs requiring a Recruitment Consultant 168 133 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 68 55 112
Average salary £21,500 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.41% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £19,200 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £31,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -4.16%

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £27,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +60 134 £22,250 +1.13% 88
London +63 65 £21,500 -14.00% 28
Cardiff +28 29 £16,500 - 5
Wales +27 29 £16,500 - 5
South Wales +27 29 £16,500 - 5
South West +11 24 £20,500 -2.38% 34
City of London +65 23 £21,500 -23.89% 21
Bristol +9 20 £20,750 -1.19% 34
South East -16 19 £42,500 +120.77% 3
North West +16 14 £28,000 +19.14% 10
Surrey +41 10 £42,500 -
Cheshire +10 8 £28,000 -3.44% 5
Redhill +5 8 - -
Wilmslow - 8 £28,000 - 3
West Midlands - 8 £30,000 - 1
Manchester +9 6 £30,750 +44.70% 5
Hampshire - 5 - -
Birmingham - 4 £30,000 - 1
East Midlands +15 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Nottingham +3 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Southampton - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £16,500 -
Cheltenham - 3 £16,500 -
Scotland +2 2 £20,000 -25.92% 1
Berkshire -25 2 - - 2
Wallington - 2 - -
Warwick - 2 £27,500 -
Croydon - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 £20,500 -

Recruitment Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (26.73%) Business Development
2 67 (21.07%) Advertising
3 58 (18.24%) Finance
4 42 (13.21%) Degree
5 41 (12.89%) Telecoms
6 38 (11.95%) B2B
7 35 (11.01%) Social Media
8 33 (10.38%) Billing
9 31 (9.75%) ERP
10 28 (8.81%) Marketing
11 27 (8.49%) German Language
12 26 (8.18%) MS Office
12 26 (8.18%) CRM
13 23 (7.23%) SAP
14 20 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (4.72%) Banking
15 15 (4.72%) Retail
15 15 (4.72%) French Language
16 14 (4.40%) B2C
17 13 (4.09%) Coaching
18 10 (3.14%) MS Excel
18 10 (3.14%) Internet
18 10 (3.14%) Programme Management
18 10 (3.14%) Service Delivery
18 10 (3.14%) Hedge funds
18 10 (3.14%) Monte Carlo Method
19 9 (2.83%) Time Management
19 9 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
20 7 (2.20%) Dutch Language
20 7 (2.20%) Business Analysis

Recruitment Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (0.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (8.18%) MS Office
2 10 (3.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.14%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.94%) Big Data
2 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.31%) Pentaho
3 1 (0.31%) QlikView
3 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 67 (21.07%) Advertising
2 58 (18.24%) Finance
3 41 (12.89%) Telecoms
4 33 (10.38%) Billing
5 28 (8.81%) Marketing
6 27 (8.49%) German Language
7 15 (4.72%) Banking
7 15 (4.72%) Retail
7 15 (4.72%) French Language
8 7 (2.20%) Dutch Language
9 6 (1.89%) Law
10 4 (1.26%) Back Office
10 4 (1.26%) Games
11 3 (0.94%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Military
13 1 (0.31%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.26%) .NET
2 2 (0.63%) Mason
3 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.01%) Social Media
2 10 (3.14%) Hedge funds
3 9 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.57%) Digital Media
5 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.63%) iPhone
6 2 (0.63%) Statistics
6 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.31%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.31%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.31%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (26.73%) Business Development
2 38 (11.95%) B2B
3 31 (9.75%) ERP
4 26 (8.18%) CRM
5 20 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (4.40%) B2C
7 13 (4.09%) Coaching
8 10 (3.14%) Programme Management
8 10 (3.14%) Service Delivery
8 10 (3.14%) Monte Carlo Method
9 9 (2.83%) Time Management
10 7 (2.20%) Business Analysis
11 6 (1.89%) Line Management
11 6 (1.89%) Mentoring
12 5 (1.57%) Project Management
12 5 (1.57%) Analytics
12 5 (1.57%) Logistics
13 4 (1.26%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (1.26%) Workflow
13 4 (1.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.26%) C
2 2 (0.63%) Java
2 2 (0.63%) PHP
3 1 (0.31%) C#
Qualifications
1 42 (13.21%) Degree
2 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.94%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (7.23%) SAP
2 6 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle
5 2 (0.63%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (0.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.31%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.31%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos
6 1 (0.31%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.31%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.31%) Tableau
6 1 (0.31%) Logi Analytics
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £195000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicestershire
Consulting Point
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £10000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Shares + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + OTE Year 1 + Uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £16k - 22k per year + commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + Commission + Incentives
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + Commission / Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 6 days ago