The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £71,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 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
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 255 290
Rank change year-on-year +30 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 6 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.095% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.099% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 13
Median salary £71,250 £78,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.65% +24.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £78,000 £75,400
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4908 6053 9822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.19% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5522 8417
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 25 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 City of London region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Front Office
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
1 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
1 4 (36.36%) Investment Management
1 4 (36.36%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (27.27%) Fund Accounting
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) SimCorp
2 3 (27.27%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
3 2 (18.18%) Charles River
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
3 2 (18.18%) Back Office
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) Fund Management
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management

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 3 (27.27%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg AIM
2 2 (18.18%) thinkFolio
3 1 (9.09%) Advent Geneva
3 1 (9.09%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (9.09%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (9.09%) MultiFonds
3 1 (9.09%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Front Office
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
1 4 (36.36%) Investment Management
1 4 (36.36%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (27.27%) Fund Accounting
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Fund Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Attribution
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (9.09%) KYC
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (9.09%) EMIR
2 1 (9.09%) FATCA
2 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SimCorp
2 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
2 2 (18.18%) Charles River
2 2 (18.18%) Eze Castle Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Advent
3 1 (9.09%) IGEFI
3 1 (9.09%) Linedata
3 1 (9.09%) Misys
3 1 (9.09%) SunGard
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago