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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Recruitment Consultant
Rank 738 774 758
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Recruitment Consultant 149 120 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 67 50 71
Average salary £27,250 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,450 £17,000 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £35,250 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £25,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +14.44%

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
101493 101105 101549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.45% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83542 81233 85841
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +53 145 £27,250 -0.90% 76
London +36 63 £32,500 +18.18% 30
City of London +35 34 £32,500 +62.50% 21
South East -22 33 £21,000 -20.75% 3
North West +6 18 £26,500 - 13
Berkshire +5 16 £28,000 +2.75% 3
Cheshire +10 15 £28,000 - 5
Reading +1 12 £28,000 - 3
West Midlands -16 12 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Wilmslow +11 11 £28,000 - 2
South West +4 10 £18,500 -41.26% 17
Buckinghamshire +9 7 £25,000 -33.33%
Bristol -2 7 £135,000 +328.57% 14
Birmingham -8 7 £25,000 +11.11% 2
East of England -20 7 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Surrey -2 6 - -
Hertfordshire -4 5 £21,500 -31.74% 1
Redhill -4 5 - -
Clapham - 5 - -
Marlow - 4 £25,000 -
Maidenhead -4 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -17 3 £21,500 -31.74%
Manchester - 3 £22,125 - 8
Chester - 3 £28,000 - 2
Beaconsfield - 3 £20,000 -
Warwick - 3 £27,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £27,500 -
West Sussex +1 2 £17,500 +9.37%
Hampshire -2 2 £18,000 -42.40%
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 2 £15,000 - 10

Recruitment Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 77 (26.55%) Advertising
2 55 (18.97%) Business Development
3 53 (18.28%) Finance
4 47 (16.21%) Degree
5 46 (15.86%) Social Media
6 43 (14.83%) Telecoms
7 36 (12.41%) MS Office
8 34 (11.72%) German Language
9 22 (7.59%) Billing
9 22 (7.59%) CRM
9 22 (7.59%) Monte Carlo Method
10 20 (6.90%) B2B
11 19 (6.55%) Internet
12 18 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (6.21%) MS Excel
13 17 (5.86%) SAP
13 17 (5.86%) ERP
14 15 (5.17%) French Language
15 14 (4.83%) Banking
15 14 (4.83%) Service Delivery
16 12 (4.14%) Marketing
17 11 (3.79%) Time Management
17 11 (3.79%) Microsoft
18 10 (3.45%) Retail
19 9 (3.10%) Coaching
20 8 (2.76%) Dutch Language
21 7 (2.41%) Project Management
22 6 (2.07%) E-Commerce
22 6 (2.07%) Oracle
22 6 (2.07%) Analytics

Recruitment Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (0.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 36 (12.41%) MS Office
2 18 (6.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Bond Adapt
2 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.72%) Big Data
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (0.69%) QlikView
2 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (0.69%) Pentaho
3 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
General
1 77 (26.55%) Advertising
2 53 (18.28%) Finance
3 43 (14.83%) Telecoms
4 34 (11.72%) German Language
5 22 (7.59%) Billing
6 15 (5.17%) French Language
7 14 (4.83%) Banking
8 12 (4.14%) Marketing
9 10 (3.45%) Retail
10 8 (2.76%) Dutch Language
11 4 (1.38%) Games
11 4 (1.38%) Back Office
12 1 (0.34%) Law
12 1 (0.34%) Legal
12 1 (0.34%) Military
12 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.03%) .NET
2 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.69%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.86%) Social Media
2 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.03%) NHS
3 3 (1.03%) Hedge funds
4 2 (0.69%) iPhone
4 2 (0.69%) Open Source
4 2 (0.69%) Statistics
4 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.69%) User Experience
4 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.34%) FMCG
5 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.34%) Windows
1 1 (0.34%) Android
1 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.97%) Business Development
2 22 (7.59%) Monte Carlo Method
2 22 (7.59%) CRM
3 20 (6.90%) B2B
4 18 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (5.86%) ERP
6 14 (4.83%) Service Delivery
7 11 (3.79%) Time Management
8 9 (3.10%) Coaching
9 7 (2.41%) Project Management
10 6 (2.07%) Analytics
10 6 (2.07%) E-Commerce
11 5 (1.72%) Business Analysis
11 5 (1.72%) Line Management
11 5 (1.72%) Mentoring
12 4 (1.38%) Workflow
12 4 (1.38%) Programme Management
12 4 (1.38%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (1.03%) Data Transformation
13 3 (1.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.38%) C
2 3 (1.03%) C#
3 2 (0.69%) Java
4 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (16.21%) Degree
2 3 (1.03%) VCP4
3 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.34%) SLA
1 1 (0.34%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (5.86%) SAP
2 11 (3.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.07%) Oracle
4 5 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.69%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.69%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (0.69%) Logi Analytics
5 2 (0.69%) Tableau
5 2 (0.69%) Alteryx
5 2 (0.69%) Cognos
5 2 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.34%) Business Objects
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum, Benefits £40k-£50k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum, Benefits £60k - £70k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits £45k-£50k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits £60k- £70k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Permanent People
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Permanent People
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Permanent People
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Permanent People
Salary: From £37,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Permanent People
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Armagh, County Armagh
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 2 days ago