The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 203 207 183
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 30 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.040% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.042% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 1 7
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
5529 4808 4034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.06% 96.70% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4600 4182 3315
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 14 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire - 16 £47,500 -
Coventry +1 10 £37,500 -
Birmingham -5 4 £55,000 - 3
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 34 (65.38%) Project Management
2 24 (46.15%) SaaS
3 21 (40.38%) Time Management
4 17 (32.69%) Business Analysis
5 15 (28.85%) Presales
6 14 (26.92%) Degree
7 10 (19.23%) CRM
8 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (17.31%) Project Planning
8 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (15.38%) Finance
10 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (13.46%) HTML
10 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
11 6 (11.54%) Java
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle
11 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
11 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
12 4 (7.69%) Retail
12 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
12 4 (7.69%) SQL
13 3 (5.77%) J2EE
13 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
13 3 (5.77%) DB2
13 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
13 3 (5.77%) SAP
13 3 (5.77%) Unix
13 3 (5.77%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.77%) JBoss
2 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (5.77%) Sage X3
1 3 (5.77%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 24 (46.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) SSL
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) DB2
1 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Retail Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Local Government
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) Ext JS
2 3 (5.77%) J2EE
2 3 (5.77%) Java EE
2 3 (5.77%) JSP
2 3 (5.77%) Middleware
2 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Linux
1 3 (5.77%) Unix
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Project Management
2 21 (40.38%) Time Management
3 17 (32.69%) Business Analysis
4 15 (28.85%) Presales
5 10 (19.23%) CRM
6 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.31%) Project Planning
7 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
8 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.77%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (5.77%) ERP
9 3 (5.77%) ETL
9 3 (5.77%) High Availability
9 3 (5.77%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.77%) SOA
9 3 (5.77%) Software Delivery
10 2 (3.85%) Business Development
10 2 (3.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) Java
2 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) BEA
2 3 (5.77%) Epicor
2 3 (5.77%) IBM
2 3 (5.77%) IFS
2 3 (5.77%) Infor
2 3 (5.77%) Sage
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
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