The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 118 104
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 9 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.63% 0.39% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.41% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 14
Median salary £29,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1384 1473 1478
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.72% 96.65% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1254 1185
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 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
Oxford -4 4 £26,250 -20.45%
Wallingford - 2 £29,000 -
Software Consultant
South East

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) Case Management
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) TestComplete
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements

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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) TestComplete
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Case Management
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA