The median annual salary for a Software Development Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Software Development Consultant
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 952 969
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Consultant 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Median salary - £44,750 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.56%  
UK excluding London median salary - £44,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -18.63%  

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Development Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Consultant in the UK

Software Development Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Software Development Consultant in the UK

Software Development Consultant Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Software 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 Software Development Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SSADM
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Software 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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