Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Consultant
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 61 63
Rank change year-on-year +27 +2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 20 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.06% 1.97% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 2.05% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 16
Luton median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £54,300 £46,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,000 £65,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 385 683 594
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 95.93% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 281 582 504
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,450 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% +5.88%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Luton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Luton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (60.00%) Retail
3 11 (55.00%) Data Management
3 11 (55.00%) Statistics
3 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 11 (55.00%) JSON
3 11 (55.00%) SAS
3 11 (55.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (55.00%) Econometrics
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) Web Services
3 11 (55.00%) Python
3 11 (55.00%) MATLAB
3 11 (55.00%) Yield Management
3 11 (55.00%) Hadoop
3 11 (55.00%) Visualisation
3 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (55.00%) Mathematics
3 11 (55.00%) Apache Hive
3 11 (55.00%) R
3 11 (55.00%) Data Visualisation
3 11 (55.00%) Tableau
3 11 (55.00%) Data Quality
3 11 (55.00%) Big Data
3 11 (55.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 11 (55.00%) Apache Flume
3 11 (55.00%) Analytics
3 11 (55.00%) Customer Analytics
3 11 (55.00%) Impala
3 11 (55.00%) Apache Spark

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 11 (55.00%) Apache Spark
1 11 (55.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InVision
1 1 (5.00%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Apache Hive
1 11 (55.00%) Big Data
1 11 (55.00%) Hadoop
1 11 (55.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 12 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) JSON
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) Framer.js
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (55.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) CLARiiON
4 2 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (10.00%) Symmetrix
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Analytics
1 11 (55.00%) Customer Analytics
1 11 (55.00%) Data Management
1 11 (55.00%) Data Visualisation
1 11 (55.00%) Econometrics
1 11 (55.00%) Experimental Design
1 11 (55.00%) Machine Learning
1 11 (55.00%) Mathematics
1 11 (55.00%) Personalization
1 11 (55.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 11 (55.00%) Statistics
1 11 (55.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 11 (55.00%) Visualisation
1 11 (55.00%) Yield Management
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security Governance
2 4 (20.00%) IT Audit
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.00%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) MATLAB
1 11 (55.00%) Python
1 11 (55.00%) R
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
1 11 (55.00%) Numerate Degree
2 4 (20.00%) CISA
2 4 (20.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) CRISC
3 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Tableau
2 2 (10.00%) EMC