The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 260 221 220
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 6 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.082% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £34,500 £19,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.57% -27.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,800 £34,050
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -13.33%
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 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7076 5086 5721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.52% 94.69% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5639 4056 4709
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Software Consultant
Job Locations in 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 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
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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
West Yorkshire -26 3 £32,500 +71.05% 1
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) SaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (13.33%) ISEB

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (20.00%) Workflow
2 3 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
2 3 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) BPR
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware