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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 200 209 201
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 20 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 9
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £40,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
5349 5222 5236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.40% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4458 4332 4448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Birmingham +13 9 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Worcestershire - 4 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 - -
Coventry -8 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Staffordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 24 (57.14%) SAP
2 21 (50.00%) SAP Business One
3 14 (33.33%) Finance
4 13 (30.95%) Project Management
4 13 (30.95%) Retail
5 10 (23.81%) Banking
5 10 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Retail Banking
6 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
6 8 (19.05%) ERP
7 7 (16.67%) Exchequer
7 7 (16.67%) ACCA
7 7 (16.67%) Sage
7 7 (16.67%) Process Management
7 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.67%) Temenos T24
8 6 (14.29%) SQL
9 5 (11.90%) Logistics
10 4 (9.52%) Wealth Management
10 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.14%) Change Management
11 3 (7.14%) Automotive
11 3 (7.14%) Marketing
11 3 (7.14%) Analytics
11 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (4.76%) People Management
12 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1 (2.38%) SAS
1 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (50.00%) SAP Business One
2 7 (16.67%) Exchequer
2 7 (16.67%) Temenos T24
3 2 (4.76%) Infor M3
3 2 (4.76%) Movex
4 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) ZAP BI
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) QlikView
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Retail
3 10 (23.81%) Retail Banking
3 10 (23.81%) Banking
4 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (7.14%) Automotive
5 3 (7.14%) Marketing
6 2 (4.76%) Private Banking
7 1 (2.38%) Advertising
7 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Data Conversion
2 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Project Management
2 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
2 10 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (19.05%) ERP
4 7 (16.67%) Process Management
4 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.90%) Logistics
6 4 (9.52%) Wealth Management
7 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
8 2 (4.76%) Master Data Management
8 2 (4.76%) People Management
8 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) CRM
8 2 (4.76%) ITIL
8 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.76%) Data Management
8 2 (4.76%) Use Case
8 2 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) ACCA
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) SAP
2 7 (16.67%) Sage
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Cognos
4 2 (4.76%) Tableau
5 1 (2.38%) Demandware
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.38%) Niku
5 1 (2.38%) BT
5 1 (2.38%) ATG
5 1 (2.38%) Intershop
5 1 (2.38%) Actinic
5 1 (2.38%) hybris
5 1 (2.38%) Venda
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