The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 18 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.00% 9.62% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.08% 9.62% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.95% +1.00%
Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 52 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 98.00% 100.00% 94.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 45 126
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Process Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Metastorm
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) e-Work
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (28.57%) e-Work
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) WF
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Process Management
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Metastorm
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft