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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 119 118 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 10 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.17% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.17% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 19
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.65%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £49,750
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.52%
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
1930 1724 1431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 96.80% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1559 1238
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 12 (66.67%) ETL
1 12 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 12 (66.67%) Talend
2 11 (61.11%) Big Data
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Information Management
3 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Middleware
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) XML
3 10 (55.56%) Unix
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) PhD
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 10 (55.56%) Greenplum
3 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (55.56%) Pentaho
3 10 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 10 (55.56%) Open Source
3 10 (55.56%) Puppet
3 10 (55.56%) MongoDB
3 10 (55.56%) Data Visualisation
3 10 (55.56%) Node.js
3 10 (55.56%) Neo4j
3 10 (55.56%) Big Data Analytics
3 10 (55.56%) DevOps

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (55.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
1 6 (33.33%) VoIP
1 6 (33.33%) VPN
1 6 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Big Data
2 10 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 10 (55.56%) Neo4j
2 10 (55.56%) Pentaho
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Middleware
1 10 (55.56%) Spring XD
1 10 (55.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 10 (55.56%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ETL
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Information Management
3 10 (55.56%) Analytics
3 10 (55.56%) Big Data Analytics
3 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (55.56%) Data Analytics
3 10 (55.56%) Data Visualisation
3 10 (55.56%) DevOps
3 10 (55.56%) Open Source
3 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (33.33%) Coaching
4 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
1 10 (55.56%) Java
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 10 (55.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) PhD
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Talend
2 10 (55.56%) Cloudera
2 10 (55.56%) Greenplum
2 10 (55.56%) Hortonworks
2 10 (55.56%) MuleSoft
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) Informatica
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle