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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 134 124 122
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 13 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.44% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.47% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 18
Average salary £75,000 £40,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% +11.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £36,750 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £76,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
2369 2335 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.57% 92.95% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1847 1631
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 21 (65.63%) Telecoms
2 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (40.63%) Degree
4 12 (37.50%) Finance
5 11 (34.38%) Teradata
6 10 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 8 (25.00%) ETL
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle
9 7 (21.88%) Inmon Methodology
10 6 (18.75%) Marketing
10 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
10 6 (18.75%) Netezza
10 6 (18.75%) DB2
10 6 (18.75%) Project Management
11 5 (15.63%) Change Management
11 5 (15.63%) Migration
11 5 (15.63%) Banking
11 5 (15.63%) Retail
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (15.63%) OLAP
11 5 (15.63%) SQL
11 5 (15.63%) CRM
11 5 (15.63%) ROLAP
11 5 (15.63%) Star Schema
11 5 (15.63%) IBM
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (15.63%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (15.63%) Data Migration

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
1 4 (12.50%) Broadband
2 2 (6.25%) 4G
2 2 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (6.25%) 3G
2 2 (6.25%) 2G
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) LTE
3 1 (3.13%) xDSL
3 1 (3.13%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (18.75%) DB2
4 5 (15.63%) OLAP
4 5 (15.63%) ROLAP
4 5 (15.63%) Star Schema
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ERwin
General
1 21 (65.63%) Telecoms
2 12 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Marketing
4 5 (15.63%) Banking
4 5 (15.63%) Retail
5 2 (6.25%) Electronics
6 1 (3.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Struts
1 1 (3.13%) Spring
1 1 (3.13%) Java EE
1 1 (3.13%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Conversion
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.00%) ETL
3 7 (21.88%) Inmon Methodology
4 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) CRM
5 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (12.50%) Business Development
6 4 (12.50%) Data Management
6 4 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (9.38%) Network Planning
7 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
7 3 (9.38%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Teradata
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) Netezza
4 5 (15.63%) IBM
5 4 (12.50%) Informatica
5 4 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 4 (12.50%) SAP
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Sage
7 2 (6.25%) Huawei
8 1 (3.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (3.13%) Ericsson
8 1 (3.13%) Nokia
8 1 (3.13%) Siebel
8 1 (3.13%) Trillium