Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Consultant
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 53 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 29 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.55% 4.14% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 4.21% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 53 23
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.95% -5.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £33,300 £32,300 £33,750
90th Percentile £42,650 £57,500 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 807 1355 1532
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.90% 98.40% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 721 1226 1308
Cardiff median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £22,675
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,250
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Cardiff

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Cardiff

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Cardiff over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cardiff

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Cardiff region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (41.38%) ERP
2 11 (37.93%) Marketing
3 10 (34.48%) Business Development
4 9 (31.03%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) German Language
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (17.24%) Sage
7 5 (17.24%) Sage X3
8 4 (13.79%) Telesales
8 4 (13.79%) B2B
8 4 (13.79%) SAP
9 2 (6.90%) Advertising
9 2 (6.90%) Games
9 2 (6.90%) Ariba
9 2 (6.90%) Source to Pay
9 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
9 2 (6.90%) SAP SRM
9 2 (6.90%) Blog
9 2 (6.90%) Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (6.90%) DevOps
9 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.90%) Degree
10 1 (3.45%) SAP Business One
10 1 (3.45%) Time Management
10 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
10 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
10 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
10 1 (3.45%) SAP MRS
10 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Sage X3
2 2 (6.90%) SAP SRM
3 1 (3.45%) SAP Business One
3 1 (3.45%) SAP MRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) Spatial Data
General
1 11 (37.93%) Marketing
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) German Language
4 2 (6.90%) Advertising
4 2 (6.90%) Games
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Blog
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ERP
2 10 (34.48%) Business Development
3 4 (13.79%) B2B
3 4 (13.79%) Telesales
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (6.90%) Source to Pay
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) CAD
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Coaching
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Sage
2 4 (13.79%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Ariba
4 1 (3.45%) Epicor
4 1 (3.45%) Facebook
4 1 (3.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle