The median annual salary for a Development Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 May 2017.

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

Development Consultant
UK
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 894 890
Rank change year-on-year +77 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Consultant 40 31 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.032% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.033% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 55
Median salary £45,000 £51,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +1.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +40.54% -15.90%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81863 94744 106016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.15% 96.46% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67573 79716 86940
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,092 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.42% +3.75%  

Development Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Consultant in the UK

Development Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Development Consultant in the UK

Development Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Consultant over the 3 months to 29 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Consultant in the UK

Development Consultant
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
England +80 40 £45,000 -12.62% 8
London +52 20 £45,000 -15.49% 3
South East +73 12 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Hampshire +32 8 £70,000 - 1
North West - 2 £28,000 -
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £28,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +18 1 £17,000 -67.61%
South West +14 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Leeds +13 1 £17,000 -67.61%
Birmingham +12 1 £49,500 -
West Midlands +8 1 £49,500 -
Yorkshire 0 1 £17,000 -67.61%
East Midlands - 1 £36,000 -
Dorset - 1 £32,500 -
Stockport - 1 £28,000 -
Poole - 1 £32,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £60,000 -

Development Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2017, Development 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 featuring Development Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (39.71%) Business Development
2 20 (29.41%) C#
2 20 (29.41%) .NET
3 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
5 14 (20.59%) XML
6 13 (19.12%) SOA
6 13 (19.12%) SAP
6 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (19.12%) SDLC
7 11 (16.18%) User Experience
7 11 (16.18%) SOLID
7 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (16.18%) RESTful
7 11 (16.18%) WCF
7 11 (16.18%) IIS
7 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
7 11 (16.18%) OO
7 11 (16.18%) MSMQ
8 10 (14.71%) Java
8 10 (14.71%) Finance
9 8 (11.76%) B2B
9 8 (11.76%) Tableau
10 7 (10.29%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (10.29%) Telesales
10 7 (10.29%) Marketing
11 6 (8.82%) Publishing
11 6 (8.82%) ABAP
11 6 (8.82%) HTML
11 6 (8.82%) SOAP

Development Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (16.18%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.94%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP R/3
2 2 (2.94%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.47%) SAP MII
3 1 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) NFC
2 1 (1.47%) RFID
2 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Big Data
2 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.94%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Marketing
3 6 (8.82%) Publishing
4 4 (5.88%) Advertising
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.94%) Back Office
6 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Games
7 1 (1.47%) Law
7 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) .NET
2 14 (20.59%) XML
3 11 (16.18%) MSMQ
3 11 (16.18%) RESTful
3 11 (16.18%) WCF
4 6 (8.82%) HTML
4 6 (8.82%) SOAP
5 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.35%) Flash
5 5 (7.35%) HTML5
5 5 (7.35%) jQuery
5 5 (7.35%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (7.35%) SAP Fiori
5 5 (7.35%) SAPUI5
6 4 (5.88%) CSS
6 4 (5.88%) SAP XI
7 3 (4.41%) JSON
7 3 (4.41%) Node.js
7 3 (4.41%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (2.94%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) User Experience
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Fintech
3 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.47%) Bitcoin
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.47%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
1 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Business Development
2 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) SDLC
2 13 (19.12%) SOA
3 11 (16.18%) OO
3 11 (16.18%) SOLID
4 8 (11.76%) B2B
5 7 (10.29%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (10.29%) Telesales
6 6 (8.82%) Time Management
7 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (7.35%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (5.88%) CRM
8 4 (5.88%) ITIL
9 3 (4.41%) ERP
9 3 (4.41%) Mobile First
9 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) C#
2 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.71%) Java
4 6 (8.82%) ABAP
5 5 (7.35%) Perl
5 5 (7.35%) PHP
5 5 (7.35%) Ruby
6 3 (4.41%) SQL
7 2 (2.94%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) CCIE
2 1 (1.47%) CCNP
2 1 (1.47%) CIPD
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.12%) SAP
3 8 (11.76%) Tableau
4 4 (5.88%) SEEBURGER
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) Citrix
5 2 (2.94%) CODA
5 2 (2.94%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) IBM
5 2 (2.94%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.94%) NetApp
5 2 (2.94%) Novell
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) Veeam
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Talend
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