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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Recruitment Consultant
Rank 782 742 722
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Recruitment Consultant 111 165 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 75 62 77
Average salary £19,875 £29,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,500 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £19,375 £24,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-19.27% -17.24%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 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 28 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
(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 -53 102 £19,750 -31.89% 90
London -6 49 £20,750 -36.15% 35
South East -16 27 £18,000 -48.57% 5
City of London +23 12 £35,000 +7.69% 18
Cardiff - 8 - -
South Wales - 8 - -
Wales - 8 - -
Maidenhead +8 7 £18,000 - 2
Berkshire -20 7 £18,000 - 3
Surrey +6 6 £17,000 - 1
North West -3 6 £25,500 -12.06% 10
South West -33 6 £27,500 +34.14% 14
West Midlands -2 5 £23,000 - 3
Redhill -7 5 £17,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -17 5 £17,500 -50.00% 1
Beaconsfield - 5 £17,500 -
Hampshire +9 4 £18,000 -23.40%
East of England +2 4 £16,500 - 2
Birmingham +13 3 £23,000 - 1
Manchester +3 3 £23,250 -1.06% 5
Loughton +1 3 £16,500 -
Wilmslow -3 3 £28,000 -3.44% 4
Cheshire -3 3 £28,000 -3.44% 5
West Sussex -4 3 £21,500 -33.84%
Essex -6 3 £16,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £27,500 -
Salisbury - 3 £27,500 -
Basingstoke +25 2 £23,000 -2.12%
East Grinstead -7 2 £23,250 -28.46%
Bristol -31 2 £35,750 +74.39% 14

Recruitment Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 84 (30.11%) Business Development
2 51 (18.28%) Finance
3 47 (16.85%) B2B
4 46 (16.49%) Advertising
5 30 (10.75%) Degree
5 30 (10.75%) ERP
6 28 (10.04%) Marketing
7 23 (8.24%) Telecoms
8 21 (7.53%) Billing
9 20 (7.17%) B2C
9 20 (7.17%) German Language
10 19 (6.81%) SAP
11 18 (6.45%) CRM
12 16 (5.73%) Social Media
13 13 (4.66%) French Language
13 13 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (3.94%) Banking
15 10 (3.58%) MS Office
16 9 (3.23%) Retail
16 9 (3.23%) QA
16 9 (3.23%) Hedge funds
17 8 (2.87%) Project Management
18 7 (2.51%) Microsoft
18 7 (2.51%) Internet
18 7 (2.51%) MS Excel
18 7 (2.51%) Coaching
18 7 (2.51%) Social Network
18 7 (2.51%) Dutch Language
18 7 (2.51%) Data Protection
19 6 (2.15%) Law

Recruitment Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (3.58%) MS Office
2 7 (2.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.51%) Internet
2 2 (0.72%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.72%) Big Data
General
1 51 (18.28%) Finance
2 46 (16.49%) Advertising
3 28 (10.04%) Marketing
4 23 (8.24%) Telecoms
5 21 (7.53%) Billing
6 20 (7.17%) German Language
7 13 (4.66%) French Language
8 11 (3.94%) Banking
9 9 (3.23%) Retail
10 7 (2.51%) Dutch Language
11 6 (2.15%) Law
12 5 (1.79%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.36%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.73%) Social Media
2 9 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 7 (2.51%) Social Network
4 5 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 5 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.08%) Life Science
6 2 (0.72%) iPhone
6 2 (0.72%) Economics
6 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.11%) Business Development
2 47 (16.85%) B2B
3 30 (10.75%) ERP
4 20 (7.17%) B2C
5 18 (6.45%) CRM
6 13 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (2.87%) Project Management
8 7 (2.51%) Data Protection
8 7 (2.51%) Coaching
9 6 (2.15%) Programme Management
9 6 (2.15%) Business Analysis
10 5 (1.79%) Time Management
10 5 (1.79%) Mentoring
11 4 (1.43%) Logistics
12 3 (1.08%) Process Management
12 3 (1.08%) E-Commerce
12 3 (1.08%) SDLC
12 3 (1.08%) Monte Carlo Method
12 3 (1.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (0.72%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.36%) C
1 1 (0.36%) Java
1 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (10.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (6.81%) SAP
2 7 (2.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.72%) IBM
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £50k OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £50k OTE
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Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + benefits + comission
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