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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 126 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 4 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.66% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.70% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 4
Average salary £68,000 £49,875 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.34% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.62% -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
1928 1721 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.45% 94.30% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 1522 1375
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
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 24 December 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 11 (91.67%) Oracle
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) Data Quality
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Business Development
2 7 (58.33%) Java EE
2 7 (58.33%) Use Case
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Data Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
2 7 (58.33%) Apache Hive
2 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (58.33%) MapReduce
2 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
2 7 (58.33%) Big Data
2 7 (58.33%) Cloudera
2 7 (58.33%) MarkLogic
2 7 (58.33%) Apache Pig
2 7 (58.33%) HDFS
3 4 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 4 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Essbase
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) HFM
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (58.33%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) HFM
1 4 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Hive
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data
1 7 (58.33%) MarkLogic
2 4 (33.33%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LSMW
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) XML
1 7 (58.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (58.33%) Business Development
1 7 (58.33%) Use Case
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
1 7 (58.33%) Data Architecture
1 7 (58.33%) MapReduce
1 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
2 4 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Cloudera
3 4 (33.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (8.33%) SAP