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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 100 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 18 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.04% 0.74% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.77% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 6
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +26.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -
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
1668 1563 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 95.77% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1359 1323
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,300 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 14 (51.85%) Retail
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
3 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 8 (29.63%) SAS
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) SAP
6 7 (25.93%) ERP
6 7 (25.93%) Banking
6 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (25.93%) Business Transformation
6 7 (25.93%) Retail Banking
6 7 (25.93%) Degree
6 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
6 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 6 (22.22%) Use Case
7 6 (22.22%) Tableau
7 6 (22.22%) Cognos
7 6 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (11.11%) Data Management
8 3 (11.11%) Back Office
8 3 (11.11%) Workflow
8 3 (11.11%) Hedge funds
8 3 (11.11%) Wealth Management
8 3 (11.11%) Fund Accounting
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (29.63%) SAS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) OLAP
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 14 (51.85%) Retail
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
3 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 7 (25.93%) Retail Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 3 (11.11%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
3 7 (25.93%) ERP
3 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Business Transformation
4 6 (22.22%) Use Case
5 3 (11.11%) Fund Accounting
5 3 (11.11%) Workflow
5 3 (11.11%) Wealth Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) SAP
3 6 (22.22%) Cognos
3 6 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (22.22%) Tableau
4 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
4 2 (7.41%) Teradata
4 2 (7.41%) Informatica