The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 124 122 107
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.17% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.17% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £75,000 £78,000 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%
Principal 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
1950 1751 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 96.53% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1578 1256
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -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% -

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle ASCP
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Games
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) JUnit
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (36.36%) Scala
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
2 4 (36.36%) Ranorex

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle ASCP
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Ranorex
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Games
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) ERP
1 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP