The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Consultant
UK
Rank 618 702 702
Rank change year-on-year
+84 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 235 240 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 196 213 237
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Consultant in the job title.

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the UK.

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +100 219 £40,000 -15.78% 33
London +40 67 £55,000 - 8
South East +77 54 £37,500 -16.66% 11
North West 0 25 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Hampshire +41 24 £37,500 -16.66% 4
South West +36 18 £32,500 -
Southampton - 18 £37,500 - 2
Manchester -20 17 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Yorkshire +20 16 £40,000 +14.28% 4
East of England +27 15 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Midlands +15 15 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Yorkshire +33 13 £35,000 - 2
Leeds +29 13 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +52 12 £33,000 -34.00% 4
Cambridge +18 12 - - 2
Cambridgeshire +17 12 - - 2
Birmingham +23 11 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Surrey +47 10 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Gloucestershire - 7 - -
Reading +40 6 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Liverpool - 6 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 6 £40,000 -
City of London +30 4 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Midlands - 4 £35,500 -
Tyne and Wear +8 3 £26,000 -38.82% 1
North East +4 3 £26,000 -38.82% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 3 £26,000 -38.82% 1
Oxfordshire +2 3 £29,000 -20.54%
Dorset - 3 £27,500 -
Hungerford - 3 £33,000 -

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Software Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 178 (37.39%) Finance
2 149 (31.30%) SQL
3 115 (24.16%) Java
4 89 (18.70%) MS Excel
4 89 (18.70%) Project Management
5 83 (17.44%) SQL Server
6 73 (15.34%) Degree
7 72 (15.13%) ERP
7 72 (15.13%) Presales
8 70 (14.71%) C#
8 70 (14.71%) Software Engineering
9 67 (14.08%) C++
9 67 (14.08%) Microsoft
10 65 (13.66%) HTML
11 63 (13.24%) Oracle
12 62 (13.03%) Banking
13 60 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
13 60 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
14 59 (12.39%) Windows
15 52 (10.92%) Linux
16 50 (10.50%) Unix
16 50 (10.50%) Mentoring
16 50 (10.50%) Java EE
17 49 (10.29%) Sage
18 48 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
19 46 (9.66%) C
20 45 (9.45%) JavaScript
20 45 (9.45%) XML
21 43 (9.03%) Enterprise Software
22 42 (8.82%) Security Cleared

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (6.51%) WebLogic
2 29 (6.09%) JBoss
2 29 (6.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 22 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 21 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 20 (4.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (2.52%) Apache Pig
7 9 (1.89%) IIS
8 8 (1.68%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.47%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.21%) CMS
11 1 (0.21%) Confluence
11 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
Applications
1 89 (18.70%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.41%) MS Office
3 13 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 20 (4.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 20 (4.20%) Sage X3
2 19 (3.99%) Sage 200
3 15 (3.15%) NetSuite
4 6 (1.26%) Markit EDM
5 5 (1.05%) Pegasus Opera
6 4 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.84%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.63%) Advent Geneva
7 3 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.63%) Sonata
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.42%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.42%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.42%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.21%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.21%) Lawson
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.21%) Sage 300 ERP
9 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.15%) SSL
1 15 (3.15%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.47%) Internet
2 7 (1.47%) NAS
2 7 (1.47%) SAN
3 1 (0.21%) DNS
3 1 (0.21%) Firewall
3 1 (0.21%) VPN
3 1 (0.21%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 27 (5.67%) Big Data
4 25 (5.25%) RDBMS
5 18 (3.78%) MS Access
6 15 (3.15%) DB2
7 12 (2.52%) Apache Hive
7 12 (2.52%) Hadoop
7 12 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.42%) QlikView
13 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.21%) Electronic Patient Records
13 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.21%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (1.68%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.42%) JIRA
3 1 (0.21%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.21%) JUnit
3 1 (0.21%) Selenium
3 1 (0.21%) TestComplete
General
1 178 (37.39%) Finance
2 62 (13.03%) Banking
3 27 (5.67%) Manufacturing
4 26 (5.46%) Retail
5 25 (5.25%) Telecoms
6 21 (4.41%) Games
7 14 (2.94%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.94%) Marketing
8 13 (2.73%) Retail Banking
9 11 (2.31%) Back Office
10 10 (2.10%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.89%) Electronics
12 7 (1.47%) Avionics
13 6 (1.26%) Front Office
13 6 (1.26%) General Ledger
13 6 (1.26%) International Banking
14 5 (1.05%) Automotive
15 4 (0.84%) Advertising
15 4 (0.84%) Local Government
15 4 (0.84%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (13.66%) HTML
2 50 (10.50%) Java EE
3 45 (9.45%) XML
4 35 (7.35%) CSS
5 29 (6.09%) STL
6 28 (5.88%) .NET
7 19 (3.99%) J2EE
7 19 (3.99%) Spring
8 14 (2.94%) HTML5
8 14 (2.94%) Node.js
9 13 (2.73%) Hibernate
10 12 (2.52%) EJB
11 11 (2.31%) AngularJS
12 10 (2.10%) JSON
12 10 (2.10%) REST
13 9 (1.89%) jQuery
13 9 (1.89%) XSLT
14 8 (1.68%) ASP.NET
14 8 (1.68%) CSS3
14 8 (1.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (9.03%) Enterprise Software
3 37 (7.77%) Computer Science
4 36 (7.56%) Fintech
5 13 (2.73%) Mathematics
6 8 (1.68%) Hedge funds
6 8 (1.68%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.47%) Clustering
7 7 (1.47%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (1.47%) NHS
8 6 (1.26%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.26%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.84%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.84%) Physics
10 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.63%) DTCC
10 3 (0.63%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.42%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (12.39%) Windows
2 52 (10.92%) Linux
3 50 (10.50%) Unix
4 18 (3.78%) Android
4 18 (3.78%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.10%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.68%) HPUX
7 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.63%) AIX
9 3 (0.63%) Solaris
9 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (18.70%) Project Management
2 72 (15.13%) ERP
2 72 (15.13%) Presales
3 70 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 60 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (10.50%) Mentoring
6 48 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 39 (8.19%) PRINCE2
7 39 (8.19%) SOA
8 37 (7.77%) Coaching
9 36 (7.56%) Time Management
10 31 (6.51%) Logistics
11 30 (6.30%) Business Analysis
12 25 (5.25%) Multithreading
12 25 (5.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (4.83%) Change Control
13 23 (4.83%) SDLC
14 22 (4.62%) Cybersecurity
15 21 (4.41%) Asset Management
15 21 (4.41%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 149 (31.30%) SQL
2 115 (24.16%) Java
3 70 (14.71%) C#
4 67 (14.08%) C++
5 46 (9.66%) C
6 45 (9.45%) JavaScript
7 35 (7.35%) Python
8 27 (5.67%) Objective-C
9 16 (3.36%) PL/SQL
10 14 (2.94%) Perl
11 13 (2.73%) VB
12 8 (1.68%) Embedded C
13 7 (1.47%) Embedded C++
14 6 (1.26%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.26%) XPath
15 4 (0.84%) Groovy
15 4 (0.84%) Ruby
16 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.42%) PHP
18 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (15.34%) Degree
2 42 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 21 (4.41%) DV Cleared
4 20 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.36%) MCSE
6 15 (3.15%) AAT
7 12 (2.52%) CIMA
8 11 (2.31%) ACCA
8 11 (2.31%) MCP
9 10 (2.10%) CCNA
9 10 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.89%) CISSP
10 9 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (1.89%) GIAC
10 9 (1.89%) Linux+ Certification
10 9 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
10 9 (1.89%) SANS
10 9 (1.89%) Security+ Certification
10 9 (1.89%) SSCP
11 3 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.30%) QA
2 15 (3.15%) SLA
3 9 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.47%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.63%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (0.63%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.42%) EMIR
6 2 (0.42%) HL7
7 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (2.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.21%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 67 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 63 (13.24%) Oracle
3 49 (10.29%) Sage
4 20 (4.20%) Pegasus
5 16 (3.36%) SAP
6 14 (2.94%) Sun
7 7 (1.47%) Citrix
7 7 (1.47%) Green Hills
7 7 (1.47%) IBM
7 7 (1.47%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.26%) Apple
8 6 (1.26%) Sybase
9 5 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.84%) Snow
11 3 (0.63%) Advent
11 3 (0.63%) Avaloq
11 3 (0.63%) BISAM
11 3 (0.63%) FNZ
11 3 (0.63%) Trayport
11 3 (0.63%) Vermilion
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Monthly Bonus + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £52000 per annum + bonus and generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Huntress Search Ltd - IT Recruitment
Salary: Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance & other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £49,000- £62,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey, Staines, Kingston, Guildford, Sutton,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, Leeds, Sheffield,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey, Staines, Kingston, Guildford, Sutton,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Wilmslow
Mobica
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Market Rate Based on Expertise
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago