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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 223 197 225
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 6 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.39% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.40% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 1
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +13.92%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
Software Consultant
England

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
5347 4996 5486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.12% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4236 4209 4839
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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
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 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 5 £57,500 +67.88% 2
Warwickshire 0 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Software Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
3 10 (58.82%) High Availability
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (58.82%) Banking
3 10 (58.82%) Retail
3 10 (58.82%) Retail Banking
3 10 (58.82%) WebSphere
3 10 (58.82%) Java EE
3 10 (58.82%) Time Management
3 10 (58.82%) DB2
3 10 (58.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (58.82%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) JBoss
3 10 (58.82%) XML
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 10 (58.82%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) SOA
3 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) RDBMS
3 10 (58.82%) SSL
4 7 (41.18%) 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 (58.82%) JBoss
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 10 (58.82%) WebSphere
1 10 (58.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SSL
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) DB2
2 10 (58.82%) RDBMS
2 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (58.82%) Banking
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
1 10 (58.82%) Retail
1 10 (58.82%) Retail Banking
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) Java EE
2 10 (58.82%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) High Availability
1 10 (58.82%) SOA
1 10 (58.82%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
2 4 (23.53%) Software Asset Management
2 4 (23.53%) Software Licensing
3 2 (11.76%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) PLM
4 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCP
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago