Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 19 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 146 144
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 12 12 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.39% 0.45% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.46% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 44
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% -7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35,250 £28,950 £31,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £41,975 £42,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,959 2,589 3,188
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.37% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,443 2,064 2,623
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,750 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in Oxfordshire

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in Oxfordshire

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Consultant in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Consultant in Oxfordshire

Software Consultant
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kidlington - 4 £76,000 -
Wantage - 2 £45,000 -
Wallingford -7 1 £29,500 +1.72%
Oxford -21 1 £42,000 +13.51%
Software Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (33.33%) Data Management
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Visualforce
1 4 (33.33%) Apex Code
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (25.00%) NHS
2 3 (25.00%) Law
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Case Management
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) ACCA
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery

Software Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Management
1 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Case Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Apex Code
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (8.33%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft