The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Software Consultant
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 551 564
Rank change year-on-year +29 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 66 103 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 61 92 93
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +13.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,450 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -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 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in London

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in London

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Consultant in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Consultant in London

Software Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 5 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Docklands, London - 3 £40,000 -
Software Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 63 (46.67%) Finance
2 37 (27.41%) Project Management
3 34 (25.19%) SQL
3 34 (25.19%) Banking
4 28 (20.74%) Degree
5 26 (19.26%) Java
6 25 (18.52%) Fintech
7 22 (16.30%) Mentoring
7 22 (16.30%) Change Control
7 22 (16.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (16.30%) PRINCE2
8 21 (15.56%) QA
9 19 (14.07%) C#
10 18 (13.33%) C++
10 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 17 (12.59%) HTML
11 17 (12.59%) Unix
11 17 (12.59%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (11.85%) Presales
12 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
13 15 (11.11%) Windows
13 15 (11.11%) Linux
14 14 (10.37%) CSS
14 14 (10.37%) JavaScript
14 14 (10.37%) SQL Server
14 14 (10.37%) Business Analysis
15 13 (9.63%) .NET
16 12 (8.89%) PL/SQL
16 12 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (8.15%) Computer Science

Software Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.44%) JBoss
1 6 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.96%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.74%) CMS
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.48%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.74%) Advent Geneva
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.74%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (0.74%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.74%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.74%) MultiFonds
3 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.74%) PORTIA
3 1 (0.74%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) SSL
1 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (1.48%) DB2
3 2 (1.48%) QlikView
4 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.74%) ClearQuest
General
1 63 (46.67%) Finance
2 34 (25.19%) Banking
3 8 (5.93%) Marketing
4 7 (5.19%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.19%) Legal
5 5 (3.70%) Law
5 5 (3.70%) Retail
5 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.96%) International Banking
7 3 (2.22%) Automotive
7 3 (2.22%) Front Office
7 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.59%) HTML
2 14 (10.37%) CSS
3 13 (9.63%) .NET
4 8 (5.93%) CSS3
4 8 (5.93%) HTML5
4 8 (5.93%) jQuery
4 8 (5.93%) Node.js
4 8 (5.93%) XML
5 6 (4.44%) STL
6 5 (3.70%) Java EE
6 5 (3.70%) XSLT
7 4 (2.96%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (2.96%) JSON
7 4 (2.96%) Kafka
7 4 (2.96%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (2.96%) React
7 4 (2.96%) REST
7 4 (2.96%) SignalR
7 4 (2.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.52%) Fintech
2 17 (12.59%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.15%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.93%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.96%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.59%) Unix
2 15 (11.11%) Linux
2 15 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.41%) Project Management
2 22 (16.30%) Change Control
2 22 (16.30%) Mentoring
2 22 (16.30%) PRINCE2
2 22 (16.30%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 16 (11.85%) Presales
5 14 (10.37%) Business Analysis
6 10 (7.41%) Analytics
6 10 (7.41%) SDLC
6 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.93%) Business Process Modelling
8 8 (5.93%) Investment Management
8 8 (5.93%) Mathematics
9 7 (5.19%) Conceptual Models
9 7 (5.19%) Logical Data Model
9 7 (5.19%) OOD
9 7 (5.19%) Performance Management
9 7 (5.19%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.19%) SQL
2 26 (19.26%) Java
3 19 (14.07%) C#
4 18 (13.33%) C++
5 14 (10.37%) JavaScript
6 12 (8.89%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.19%) Ruby
8 5 (3.70%) XPath
9 2 (1.48%) C
9 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (20.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) ACCA
2 1 (0.74%) CIMA
2 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.56%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) HL7
3 1 (0.74%) MiFID
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 11 (8.15%) Oracle
2 4 (2.96%) SAP
2 4 (2.96%) Sybase
3 3 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.22%) Sage
4 2 (1.48%) IBM
4 2 (1.48%) iManage
4 2 (1.48%) SimCorp
4 2 (1.48%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.74%) Advent
5 1 (0.74%) BISAM
5 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.74%) Charles River
5 1 (0.74%) Eze Castle Integration
5 1 (0.74%) GoldenSource
5 1 (0.74%) IGEFI
5 1 (0.74%) Infor
5 1 (0.74%) Linedata
5 1 (0.74%) Vermilion
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
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