The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Consultant
Rank 195 189 183
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 10 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 21
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
Applications 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 West 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4719 4181 4600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.78% 94.53% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3477 4005
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Applications Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Applications Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 7 £47,500 -
Birmingham -16 2 £53,750 +65.38%
Warwickshire - 1 £22,500 -
Applications Consultant
England

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (50.00%) C#
5 9 (50.00%) .NET
5 9 (50.00%) Cognos
5 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
6 8 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (44.44%) CRM
7 7 (38.89%) ETL
7 7 (38.89%) SLA
7 7 (38.89%) IBM
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (38.89%) Web Development
7 7 (38.89%) MVC
7 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
7 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
7 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
7 7 (38.89%) CSS
7 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
7 7 (38.89%) HTML
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
7 7 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (38.89%) jQuery
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
2 7 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (38.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 8 (44.44%) CRM
3 7 (38.89%) ETL
3 7 (38.89%) Web Development
3 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 6 (33.33%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cognos
2 7 (38.89%) IBM
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft