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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 214 188 197
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 11 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.23% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Average salary £80,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
Data 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
5408 5035 4486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.21% 95.65% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4645 4302 3848
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data 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 Data Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 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 -3 11 £80,000 +68.42%
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 7 (46.67%) Cloudera
2 7 (46.67%) MarkLogic
2 7 (46.67%) Apache Pig
2 7 (46.67%) HDFS
2 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
2 7 (46.67%) Apache Hive
2 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (46.67%) MapReduce
2 7 (46.67%) Data Governance
2 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) HP
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Business Development
2 7 (46.67%) Java EE
2 7 (46.67%) Use Case
3 5 (33.33%) Time Management
3 5 (33.33%) Data Management
3 5 (33.33%) HFM
3 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 5 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 5 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) HFM
1 5 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
1 7 (46.67%) MarkLogic
1 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Hive
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (33.33%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LSMW
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) XML
1 7 (46.67%) Java EE
2 1 (6.67%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MapReduce
1 7 (46.67%) Data Governance
1 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (46.67%) Business Development
1 7 (46.67%) Use Case
2 5 (33.33%) Time Management
2 5 (33.33%) Data Management
2 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Cloudera
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
4 1 (6.67%) SAP