The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Software Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 206 197 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 9 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 0
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4756 5039 4851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.42% 96.55% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4205 4253
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Software Consultant in the job title.

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Software Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Birmingham -3 8 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Coventry +5 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (55.56%) Time Management
3 10 (55.56%) High Availability
3 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 10 (55.56%) Retail
3 10 (55.56%) Retail Banking
3 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 10 (55.56%) Java EE
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) JBoss
3 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 10 (55.56%) XML
3 10 (55.56%) Unix
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 10 (55.56%) DB2
3 10 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 10 (55.56%) SOA
3 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
3 10 (55.56%) SSL
4 7 (38.89%) WebLogic

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (55.56%) JBoss
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
1 10 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Sage X3
2 2 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (11.11%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) SSL
1 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) DB2
2 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
2 10 (55.56%) Retail
2 10 (55.56%) Retail Banking
2 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) Java EE
2 10 (55.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) High Availability
1 10 (55.56%) SOA
1 10 (55.56%) Time Management
2 6 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (11.11%) Presales
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) PLM
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Sage
3 2 (11.11%) NetSuite
3 2 (11.11%) Pegasus
3 2 (11.11%) Sun
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + car allow, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago