Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Software Consultant
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 94 84
Rank change year-on-year -24 -10 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 1 10 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.065% 0.77% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.79% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 44
Oxford median annual salary £42,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% -7.50% +23.08%
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.62% -7.50% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1,484 1,273 1,565
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 98.23% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,332 1,082 1,276
Oxford median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,625 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in Oxford

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in Oxford

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Oxford region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration

Software Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft