The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Consultant
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 138 130
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.10% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Median salary £44,000 £52,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.19% +33.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -14.44% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1899 2304 1971
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.64% 96.04% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1714 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Software Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in Birmingham

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in Birmingham

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Software Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) Finance
1 19 (86.36%) ERP
2 18 (81.82%) Sage
3 10 (45.45%) Presales
4 9 (40.91%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (40.91%) Business Process Mapping
4 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (40.91%) Sage X3
4 9 (40.91%) Sage 200
4 9 (40.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (40.91%) NetSuite
4 9 (40.91%) Sun
4 9 (40.91%) Pegasus
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) CIMA
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) AAT

Software Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (40.91%) NetSuite
1 9 (40.91%) Sage 200
1 9 (40.91%) Sage X3
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) ERP
2 10 (45.45%) Presales
3 9 (40.91%) Business Process Mapping
3 9 (40.91%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) Logistics
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) AAT
1 1 (4.55%) CIMA
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Sage
2 9 (40.91%) Pegasus
2 9 (40.91%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago