The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank - 20 23
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester - 2.41% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.50% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £46,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester 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
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 80 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 93.64% 96.39% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 95 76 76
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Consultant
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Worcester

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle