The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 26 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.52% 1.01% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 1.04% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £53,750 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.30% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £69,250 £55,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+24.77% -3.47%
Functional Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
127 193 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 89.44% 96.98% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85 151 156
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in the Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

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

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Functional Consultant
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) SAP PP
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) SAP

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (33.33%) SAP PP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SAP