Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 135 156
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.48% 0.046% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.048% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +82.54% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £56,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £58,750 £33,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £62,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -32.00% +98.41% -24.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2182 2092 2461
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.63% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1169 1591
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in Glasgow

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in Glasgow

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Consultant in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Consultant in Glasgow

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 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 Glasgow region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) Driving Licence
2 10 (90.91%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) OOD
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science

Software Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (90.91%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (90.91%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) OOD
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree