The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Consultant
Rank - 126 109
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.046% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.050% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £22,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.28%
Applications Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2016 2018 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.34% 93.64% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1711 1806 1365
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,909 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Applications Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Consultant across the Birmingham region.

Applications Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Applications Consultant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft