Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £18,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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

Consultant
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 52 45
Rank change year-on-year +29 -7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 62 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.39% 6.06% 6.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.86% 6.15% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 21 48
Cheltenham median annual salary £18,500 £45,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.89% -23.40% +11.90%
10th Percentile £17,750 £17,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £72,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,750 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.26% -7.14% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 629 455 834
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 98.48% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 513 390 701
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £19,650 £22,975 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.06% - +6.25%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Cheltenham

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Cheltenham

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (33.87%) Advertising
2 18 (29.03%) Marketing
2 18 (29.03%) Social Media
3 17 (27.42%) Business Development
4 11 (17.74%) Finance
5 8 (12.90%) SQL
5 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
6 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
6 7 (11.29%) Oracle
6 7 (11.29%) Python
7 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
7 6 (9.68%) Driving Licence
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (8.06%) Degree
8 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
8 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.45%) Windows
9 4 (6.45%) SAS
9 4 (6.45%) Statistics
9 4 (6.45%) Time Management
9 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (6.45%) R
9 4 (6.45%) Customer-Centricity
9 4 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (6.45%) Data Science
10 3 (4.84%) GDPR
10 3 (4.84%) DBS Check

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (6.45%) SAS
2 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) VLAN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (4.84%) Big Data
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (3.23%) Endeca
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.61%) CodeSonar
2 1 (1.61%) git-flow
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Robot Framework
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 21 (33.87%) Advertising
2 18 (29.03%) Marketing
3 11 (17.74%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) EJB
1 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
1 2 (3.23%) HTML
1 2 (3.23%) J2EE
1 2 (3.23%) Spring
1 2 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) Django
2 1 (1.61%) Java EE
2 1 (1.61%) LAMP
2 1 (1.61%) Node.js
2 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.61%) REST
2 1 (1.61%) SOAP
2 1 (1.61%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.61%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Social Media
2 6 (9.68%) Driving Licence
3 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.84%) Cybercrime
6 2 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Android
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Business Development
2 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.45%) Customer-Centricity
4 4 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (6.45%) Data Science
4 4 (6.45%) Statistics
4 4 (6.45%) Time Management
5 3 (4.84%) Android Development
5 3 (4.84%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (4.84%) Integration Testing
5 3 (4.84%) iOS Development
5 3 (4.84%) Mobile Development
5 3 (4.84%) Operations Research
5 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.84%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
5 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) Python
3 4 (6.45%) R
4 3 (4.84%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) C++
4 3 (4.84%) Java
4 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.23%) C
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) Degree
4 3 (4.84%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) PhD
6 1 (1.61%) ACCA
6 1 (1.61%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (1.61%) CIMA
6 1 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) GDPR
1 3 (4.84%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Facebook
3 1 (1.61%) Google
3 1 (1.61%) IFS
3 1 (1.61%) Symantec
3 1 (1.61%) Veeam
3 1 (1.61%) VMware