The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 79 127 92
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 47 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.16% 0.047% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 0.050% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 46 1 7
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Functional 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
2054 2001 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.31% 93.59% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1789 1341
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 40 (75.47%) ERP
2 39 (73.58%) Oracle
2 39 (73.58%) Oracle EBS
3 35 (66.04%) SC Cleared
3 35 (66.04%) Security Cleared
4 32 (60.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 30 (56.60%) Oracle ERP
6 22 (41.51%) Logistics
7 20 (37.74%) Workflow
8 18 (33.96%) SQL
9 17 (32.08%) PL/SQL
9 17 (32.08%) Oracle Discoverer
9 17 (32.08%) Oracle Workflow
10 16 (30.19%) Taleo
10 16 (30.19%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 14 (26.42%) Finance
12 10 (18.87%) SAP
12 10 (18.87%) Oracle Applications
12 10 (18.87%) Migration
12 10 (18.87%) Data Migration
13 8 (15.09%) Project Management
13 8 (15.09%) CRM
14 6 (11.32%) Retail
14 6 (11.32%) Publishing
14 6 (11.32%) SAP CRM
14 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
14 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
15 4 (7.55%) Oracle General Ledger
15 4 (7.55%) Oracle Payables
15 4 (7.55%) Oracle Receivables

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (32.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 39 (73.58%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (60.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 30 (56.60%) Oracle ERP
4 16 (30.19%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (18.87%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (11.32%) SAP CRM
7 4 (7.55%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (7.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (7.55%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (5.66%) SAP HR
8 3 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (5.66%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 2 (3.77%) SAP HCM
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (1.89%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.19%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.89%) SQLPlus
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
2 6 (11.32%) Publishing
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) ERP
2 22 (41.51%) Logistics
3 20 (37.74%) Workflow
4 10 (18.87%) Migration
4 10 (18.87%) Data Migration
5 8 (15.09%) CRM
5 8 (15.09%) Project Management
6 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.89%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.89%) E-business
9 1 (1.89%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.89%) ITIL
9 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.89%) Practice Management
9 1 (1.89%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.89%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.77%) ABAP
4 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (66.04%) SC Cleared
1 35 (66.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) ACCA
2 1 (1.89%) CISA
2 1 (1.89%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) Oracle
2 10 (18.87%) SAP
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Pegasus
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