The table below looks at the statistics for the Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 124 126 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.092% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Business 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
2054 2001 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.31% 93.59% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1789 1341
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Business Development
4 2 (22.22%) Billing
4 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Social Media
4 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) EAM
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Banking

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
1 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Business Development
4 2 (22.22%) EAM
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft