The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 208 182 180
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.059% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £32,500 £19,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% -30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £19,000 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -13.33%
Software Consultant
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4920 3577 3673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.89% 94.88% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3859 2878 3081
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(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
Leeds -23 3 £32,500 +71.05% 1
Software Consultant
Yorkshire

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (25.00%) Workflow
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Law

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) BPR
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft