The table below looks at the statistics for the Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 208 204 206
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.13% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 2
Average salary £45,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Business 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
5346 5166 4648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.50% 95.09% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4398 3964
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Business 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 Business Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Birmingham +6 5 £45,500 -30.00% 2
Wolverhampton - 2 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £57,500 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (35.00%) SQL
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) ERP
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Ajax
3 4 (20.00%) Metastorm
3 4 (20.00%) Process Management
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Business One
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (10.00%) e-Work
3 1 (5.00%) SalesLogix
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (5.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) OLAP
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) Ajax
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ERP
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Analytics
2 4 (20.00%) Process Management
2 4 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.00%) Document Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.00%) VBA
4 2 (10.00%) VBScript
5 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
2 1 (5.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Metastorm
4 2 (10.00%) Sage
4 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.00%) Pegasus
5 1 (5.00%) CODA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago