The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Consultant
UK / Scotland
Rank 136 161 148
Rank change year-on-year +25 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.086% 0.068% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.072% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £70,000 - £54,000
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2227 2780 2960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.99% 94.82% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1808 1834
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in Scotland

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in Scotland

Software Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 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
Glasgow +21 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £70,000 - 1
Software Consultant
UK

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) BPMN
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (50.00%) Domain Models
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BPMN
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Domain Models
1 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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