The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 191 198 186
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.080% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.084% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +51.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 3 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Coventry +11 2 - - 1
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (38.46%) Sage 200
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Sage
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) ERP
5 3 (23.08%) VBScript
5 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) Document Management
6 2 (15.38%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Sage 50
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Back Office
6 2 (15.38%) Games
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB
6 2 (15.38%) Exchequer
6 2 (15.38%) Pegasus

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (38.46%) Sage 200
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (15.38%) Sage 50
3 2 (15.38%) Exchequer
3 2 (15.38%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (7.69%) BPCS
4 1 (7.69%) Movex
4 1 (7.69%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) EDMS
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) ATDD
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Testing
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VBScript
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) AAT
2 1 (7.69%) ACCA
2 1 (7.69%) CIMA
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Sage
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Pegasus
2 2 (15.38%) CODA
3 1 (7.69%) Baan
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Infor
3 1 (7.69%) Laserfiche
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