Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Software Consultant
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 325 367
Rank change year-on-year +13 +42 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 9 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.088% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 39
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -33.33% +66.67%
10th Percentile £41,000 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,000 £79,750 £83,800
Central London median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -33.33% +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9690 11231 16273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.42% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 10236 14140
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in the City of London

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in the City of London

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Consultant in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Consultant in the City of London

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 City of London region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Investment Management
3 4 (44.44%) Fund Accounting
3 4 (44.44%) SimCorp
3 4 (44.44%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) SunGard
4 3 (33.33%) HiPortfolio
4 3 (33.33%) PORTIA
4 3 (33.33%) MultiFonds
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Advent
4 3 (33.33%) Advent Geneva
4 3 (33.33%) Fintech
4 3 (33.33%) FIS
5 2 (22.22%) MDX
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) Maven
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) OLAP
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Back Office
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 1 (11.11%) Front Office
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

Software Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (33.33%) Advent Geneva
2 3 (33.33%) HiPortfolio
2 3 (33.33%) MultiFonds
2 3 (33.33%) PORTIA
3 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg AIM
3 1 (11.11%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) OLAP
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) MDX
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Investment Management
2 4 (44.44%) Fund Accounting
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Attribution
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Measurement
5 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SimCorp
2 3 (33.33%) Advent
2 3 (33.33%) FIS
2 3 (33.33%) SunGard
3 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 1 (11.11%) Charles River
3 1 (11.11%) Eze Castle Integration