Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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

Consultant
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 67 64
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 167 206 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.54% 4.08% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 4.19% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 138 199 207
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +37.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £71,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +31.25% -15.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,587 4,915 6,183
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.24% 97.40% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3,880 4,242 5,080
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £62,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Leeds

Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Leeds

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Leeds region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 51 (30.54%) Finance
2 35 (20.96%) Microsoft
3 27 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.17%) Retail
4 24 (14.37%) Advertising
4 24 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (13.17%) ERP
6 21 (12.57%) SQL
6 21 (12.57%) DevOps
7 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (10.18%) C#
8 17 (10.18%) SAP
9 16 (9.58%) Java
9 16 (9.58%) Local Government
10 15 (8.98%) Software Testing
11 14 (8.38%) Legal
11 14 (8.38%) Manufacturing
11 14 (8.38%) Ruby
11 14 (8.38%) Python
11 14 (8.38%) CRM
12 13 (7.78%) Dynamics AX
12 13 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (7.78%) Selenium
12 13 (7.78%) SC Cleared
12 13 (7.78%) Security Cleared
12 13 (7.78%) Cucumber
13 12 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.19%) Test Automation
13 12 (7.19%) Scala

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (4.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.99%) SAS
3 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.40%) IBM Domino
3 4 (2.40%) IBM Notes
3 4 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.40%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) Apache
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.20%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (7.78%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (5.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.40%) SAP GRC
4 3 (1.80%) Sage X3
4 3 (1.80%) SAP Business One
5 2 (1.20%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.20%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.20%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.60%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.60%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.60%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.60%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.59%) Dynamics 365
3 11 (6.59%) Office 365
4 10 (5.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.99%) SaaS
6 4 (2.40%) IaaS
6 4 (2.40%) PaaS
7 3 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.20%) Loggly
8 2 (1.20%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.60%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.60%) G Suite
9 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.60%) Panaya
9 1 (0.60%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.39%) VPN
2 8 (4.79%) WAN
3 7 (4.19%) LAN
4 6 (3.59%) Firewall
5 4 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.40%) NAS
5 4 (2.40%) Network Security
5 4 (2.40%) SAN
6 3 (1.80%) HTTP
6 3 (1.80%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (1.80%) Skype
7 2 (1.20%) BGP
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.20%) DNS
7 2 (1.20%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.20%) MPLS
7 2 (1.20%) OSPF
7 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.80%) Base SAS
3 3 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.20%) MySQL
4 2 (1.20%) QlikView
4 2 (1.20%) Redis
4 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.20%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.20%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) HDInsight
5 1 (0.60%) Power BI
5 1 (0.60%) Riak
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.78%) Cucumber
1 13 (7.78%) Selenium
2 11 (6.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (6.59%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.99%) Buildbot
3 10 (5.99%) Ranorex
4 8 (4.79%) SoapUI
5 7 (4.19%) JMeter
6 6 (3.59%) Appium
6 6 (3.59%) Gatling
6 6 (3.59%) NeoLoad
6 6 (3.59%) WATIR
6 6 (3.59%) WebLOAD
7 2 (1.20%) CA Release Automation
7 2 (1.20%) JIRA
7 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 51 (30.54%) Finance
2 27 (16.17%) Retail
3 24 (14.37%) Advertising
4 16 (9.58%) Local Government
5 14 (8.38%) Legal
5 14 (8.38%) Manufacturing
6 10 (5.99%) Marketing
7 6 (3.59%) Banking
7 6 (3.59%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.20%) Law
9 1 (0.60%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.59%) Web Services
2 8 (4.79%) Middleware
3 7 (4.19%) .NET
4 4 (2.40%) Mason
5 2 (1.20%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.20%) JMS
5 2 (1.20%) Node.js
5 2 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.20%) SailPoint
5 2 (1.20%) Spring
5 2 (1.20%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.60%) Django
6 1 (0.60%) Flask
6 1 (0.60%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.60%) HTML
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.60%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.60%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.60%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.19%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.39%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.40%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.80%) Social Media
7 2 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.20%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.20%) Fintech
7 2 (1.20%) PMI
8 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.60%) NHS
8 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.99%) Windows
1 5 (2.99%) Windows 7
2 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
2 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.80%) Linux
3 3 (1.80%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.20%) Unix
5 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (13.17%) ERP
4 21 (12.57%) DevOps
5 15 (8.98%) Software Testing
6 14 (8.38%) CRM
7 12 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (7.19%) Information Security
7 12 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (7.19%) Test Automation
8 11 (6.59%) BDD
8 11 (6.59%) DSDM
8 11 (6.59%) Kanban
8 11 (6.59%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.59%) Risk Management
8 11 (6.59%) Scrum
8 11 (6.59%) TDD
9 10 (5.99%) Software Engineering
9 10 (5.99%) Workflow
10 9 (5.39%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.57%) SQL
2 17 (10.18%) C#
3 16 (9.58%) Java
4 14 (8.38%) Python
4 14 (8.38%) Ruby
5 12 (7.19%) C
5 12 (7.19%) C++
5 12 (7.19%) PHP
5 12 (7.19%) Scala
6 5 (2.99%) ABAP
7 3 (1.80%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.80%) X++
8 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.20%) Go
8 2 (1.20%) Java 8
8 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.60%) LINC
9 1 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (7.78%) SC Cleared
1 13 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.19%) Degree
3 8 (4.79%) CISSP
4 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.40%) ACCA
5 4 (2.40%) MCSA
6 3 (1.80%) CIMA
6 3 (1.80%) CISM
6 3 (1.80%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.80%) PCI QSA
7 2 (1.20%) CISA
7 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.60%) Dell Certification
8 1 (0.60%) GIAC
8 1 (0.60%) GSNA
8 1 (0.60%) IRCA
8 1 (0.60%) MCDST
8 1 (0.60%) MCP
8 1 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.79%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.19%) GDPR
4 6 (3.59%) PMO
5 2 (1.20%) COBIT
5 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.20%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.60%) COSO
6 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.79%) Docker
2 5 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.99%) Puppet
1 5 (2.99%) Terraform
2 4 (2.40%) Ansible
3 3 (1.80%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.80%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.80%) Packer
4 2 (1.20%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.20%) HP ALM
4 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.20%) Nagios
4 2 (1.20%) Nessus
4 2 (1.20%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.20%) Rancher
4 2 (1.20%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.20%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 35 (20.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.18%) SAP
3 12 (7.19%) Google
4 10 (5.99%) Rackspace
5 9 (5.39%) VMware
6 7 (4.19%) Cisco
6 7 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.59%) EMC
7 6 (3.59%) Sage
8 5 (2.99%) Dell
8 5 (2.99%) Symantec
9 4 (2.40%) Altiris
9 4 (2.40%) Lotus
9 4 (2.40%) Oracle
9 4 (2.40%) Veritas
10 3 (1.80%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.80%) Epicor
10 3 (1.80%) HP
10 3 (1.80%) Infor
10 3 (1.80%) Juniper