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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 121 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £80,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +10.52%
Data 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
2078 2037 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.33% 93.53% 93.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1827 1348
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Data Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Business Development
3 5 (62.50%) Java EE
3 5 (62.50%) Big Data
3 5 (62.50%) Cloudera
3 5 (62.50%) MarkLogic
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Pig
3 5 (62.50%) HDFS
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) MapReduce
3 5 (62.50%) Data Governance
3 5 (62.50%) Data Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Use Case
3 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Hive
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (25.00%) BODI
4 2 (25.00%) LSMW
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HFM
1 1 (12.50%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Hive
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (62.50%) Big Data
1 5 (62.50%) MarkLogic
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (25.00%) BODI
3 1 (12.50%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LSMW
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Business Development
1 5 (62.50%) Use Case
1 5 (62.50%) Data Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) MapReduce
1 5 (62.50%) Data Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Cloudera
3 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Hyperion