The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 131 118 132
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 3 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.93% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 1.02% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 3
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Business Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2012 2264 2094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.80% 92.03% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1599 1665
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,501
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Business Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 17 (62.96%) Telecoms
2 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (44.44%) Billing
3 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 12 (44.44%) Business Development
4 11 (40.74%) Degree
4 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
4 11 (40.74%) eTOM
4 11 (40.74%) BPR
4 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 11 (40.74%) CRM
5 7 (25.93%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) Banking
6 6 (22.22%) Retail
6 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (22.22%) ETL
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
7 5 (18.52%) QlikView
7 5 (18.52%) Workflow
7 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
7 5 (18.52%) Web Development
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
2 5 (18.52%) QlikView
2 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ERwin
1 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (62.96%) Telecoms
2 12 (44.44%) Billing
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) Banking
4 6 (22.22%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 12 (44.44%) Business Development
3 11 (40.74%) eTOM
3 11 (40.74%) BPR
3 11 (40.74%) CRM
4 7 (25.93%) Project Management
5 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (22.22%) ETL
5 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 5 (18.52%) Web Development
6 5 (18.52%) Workflow
7 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) RUP
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Embarcadero
2 1 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (3.70%) Tableau
2 1 (3.70%) Talend
2 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.70%) Cognos