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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 125 115 105
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 16 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.77% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.79% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 10
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,375 £50,750
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +7.14%
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
2340 1773 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.04% 97.31% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1452 1505
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (58.33%) Finance
1 14 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (33.33%) Pentaho
2 8 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 8 (33.33%) Open Source
2 8 (33.33%) Puppet
2 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (33.33%) Information Management
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) SAP Business One
2 8 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 8 (33.33%) Node.js
2 8 (33.33%) Neo4j
2 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 8 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 8 (33.33%) Talend
2 8 (33.33%) Hortonworks
2 8 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 8 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 8 (33.33%) GitHub
2 8 (33.33%) Analytics
2 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (33.33%) DevOps
2 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 8 (33.33%) Spring XD
2 8 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data
1 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 8 (33.33%) Neo4j
1 8 (33.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 8 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Local Government
3 6 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Middleware
1 8 (33.33%) Spring XD
1 8 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 6 (25.00%) Chemistry
3 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (25.00%) Physics
3 6 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
1 8 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (33.33%) Analytics
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
1 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 8 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 8 (33.33%) DevOps
1 8 (33.33%) ERP
1 8 (33.33%) ETL
1 8 (33.33%) Information Management
1 8 (33.33%) Open Source
1 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 8 (33.33%) TDD
1 8 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Operations Research
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Development
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
1 8 (33.33%) Java
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) PhD
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) CA
1 8 (33.33%) Cloudera
1 8 (33.33%) Greenplum
1 8 (33.33%) Hortonworks
1 8 (33.33%) MuleSoft
1 8 (33.33%) SAP
1 8 (33.33%) Talend
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft