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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 118 93 109
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 2 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 1.12% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 1.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 4
Average salary £65,000 £49,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.65% +74.56%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.60% -0.50%
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
1734 1425 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.85% 94.06% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1242 1360
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) Oracle
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (66.67%) Big Data
2 8 (66.67%) Use Case
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) Business Development
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 6 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Cloudera
3 6 (50.00%) MarkLogic
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Pig
3 6 (50.00%) HDFS
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (25.00%) Essbase
5 3 (25.00%) Hyperion
5 3 (25.00%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
5 3 (25.00%) HFM

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (16.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) HFM
1 3 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Big Data
2 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (50.00%) MarkLogic
3 3 (25.00%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LSMW
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Java EE
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Use Case
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Business Development
2 6 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 6 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) R
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Cloudera
3 3 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (8.33%) SAP