Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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

Software Consultant
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 133 138
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 1 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.070% 1.12% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 1.15% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 5
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £30,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £72,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -23.00% +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,394 2,078 1,921
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.62% 97.15% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,140 1,727 1,438
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,725 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,362 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.90% - +6.67%

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in Gloucestershire

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in Gloucestershire

Software Consultant
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 £50,000 -
Software Consultant
South West

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, Software 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA

Software Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) CodeSonar
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) git-flow
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft