The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Consultant
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 172 189 214
Rank change year-on-year +17 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 14 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.41% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.42% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 2
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3491 4257 4878
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.79% 96.73% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 3538 3910
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in West Yorkshire

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in West Yorkshire

Software Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leeds +20 14 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Software Consultant
Yorkshire

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (35.71%) Sage X3
3 10 (35.71%) Business Process Mapping
3 10 (35.71%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (35.71%) ERP
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Sage
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.00%) Internet
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (25.00%) SAN
4 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (25.00%) Clustering
4 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) MCSE
4 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (25.00%) IIS
4 7 (25.00%) MCP
4 7 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 7 (25.00%) SCCM
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (25.00%) IIS
1 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (25.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Internet
1 7 (25.00%) NAS
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
1 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) HPUX
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Business Process Mapping
1 10 (35.71%) Customer Requirements
1 10 (35.71%) ERP
2 7 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.00%) Presales
3 5 (17.86%) CAFM
3 5 (17.86%) EAM
3 5 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) MCP
1 7 (25.00%) MCSE
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) Sage
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Sitecore
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Verticality Ltd
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago