The median annual salary for a IT Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

IT Consultant
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 169 178
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 13 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.50% 0.24% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.25% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.61% +23.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2513 3193 3622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.48% 96.70% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2618 2917
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in Leeds

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for IT Consultant in Leeds

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Consultant in Leeds over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Consultant in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT 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 Leeds region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (25.81%) TDD
1 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
1 8 (25.81%) Performance Testing
1 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
1 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
1 8 (25.81%) BDD
1 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
1 8 (25.81%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (25.81%) JMeter
1 8 (25.81%) HP
1 8 (25.81%) ISEB
1 8 (25.81%) LoadRunner
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
1 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 8 (25.81%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (19.35%) Presales
2 6 (19.35%) Security Auditing
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.90%) SIEM
3 4 (12.90%) ISO27002
3 4 (12.90%) ISO22301
3 4 (12.90%) ISO27005
4 3 (9.68%) Coaching
4 3 (9.68%) Twitter
4 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
4 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture

IT 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) JMeter
1 8 (25.81%) LoadRunner
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (25.81%) BDD
1 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
1 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
1 8 (25.81%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 8 (25.81%) Performance Testing
1 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
1 8 (25.81%) System Integration Testing
1 8 (25.81%) TDD
2 6 (19.35%) Presales
2 6 (19.35%) Security Auditing
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.90%) SIEM
4 3 (9.68%) Business Development
4 3 (9.68%) Coaching
4 3 (9.68%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) ISEB
1 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) CISSP
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO22301
1 4 (12.90%) ISO27002
1 4 (12.90%) ISO27005
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) Twitter
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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