Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £18,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 35 39
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 45 43 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.54% 8.88% 7.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.85% 9.07% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 54
Cheltenham median annual salary £18,500 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.67% -37.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £17,750 £17,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £62,375 £72,500 £75,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,750 £38,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.13% -30.91% +7.32%

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 573 474 780
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 97.93% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 457 405 671
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 14 (31.11%) Advertising
1 14 (31.11%) Marketing
1 14 (31.11%) Business Development
1 14 (31.11%) Social Media
2 8 (17.78%) Python
3 5 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) Objective-C
4 4 (8.89%) Network Design
4 4 (8.89%) SAS
4 4 (8.89%) C#
4 4 (8.89%) C++
4 4 (8.89%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
4 4 (8.89%) R
4 4 (8.89%) Big Data
4 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (8.89%) Android Development
4 4 (8.89%) iOS Development
4 4 (8.89%) Cybercrime
4 4 (8.89%) Statistics
4 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Android
4 4 (8.89%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
4 4 (8.89%) Mobile Development
4 4 (8.89%) Data Science
5 3 (6.67%) Customer-Centricity
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills

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 (8.89%) SAS
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) VLAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Big Data
2 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.44%) CodeSonar
2 2 (4.44%) git-flow
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Robot Framework
2 2 (4.44%) Selenium
General
1 14 (31.11%) Advertising
1 14 (31.11%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.44%) Django
1 2 (4.44%) EJB
1 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
1 2 (4.44%) HTML
1 2 (4.44%) J2EE
1 2 (4.44%) Java EE
1 2 (4.44%) LAMP
1 2 (4.44%) Node.js
1 2 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (4.44%) REST
1 2 (4.44%) SOAP
1 2 (4.44%) Spring
1 2 (4.44%) Spring MVC
1 2 (4.44%) STL
1 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Social Media
2 4 (8.89%) Cybercrime
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.44%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Business Development
2 4 (8.89%) Android Development
2 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (8.89%) Data Science
2 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
2 4 (8.89%) iOS Development
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile Development
2 4 (8.89%) Network Design
2 4 (8.89%) Reverse Engineering
2 4 (8.89%) Statistics
2 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
2 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.67%) Operations Research
3 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (4.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Python
2 4 (8.89%) C#
2 4 (8.89%) C++
2 4 (8.89%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.89%) Objective-C
2 4 (8.89%) R
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) C
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) ACCA
3 1 (2.22%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (2.22%) CIMA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Docker
1 2 (4.44%) vSphere
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
1 2 (4.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) IFS
3 1 (2.22%) Symantec
3 1 (2.22%) Veeam
3 1 (2.22%) VMware