Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Consultant
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 193 170
Rank change year-on-year +21 -23 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 25 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.65% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.48% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 16
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00% +9.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3727 4589 3799
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.41% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2977 3426 3179
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Business Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in Birmingham

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in Birmingham

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Consultant in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in Birmingham

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Business Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (64.00%) ETL
2 16 (64.00%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (36.00%) SAP
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (32.00%) SAP HANA
7 7 (28.00%) QlikView
7 7 (28.00%) Informatica
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle
7 7 (28.00%) Cognos
7 7 (28.00%) Virtual Team
7 7 (28.00%) Tableau
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
9 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Banking
9 3 (12.00%) Analytics
10 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.00%) SDLC
10 2 (8.00%) Power BI
10 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk
10 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
10 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (32.00%) SAP HANA
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (28.00%) QlikView
7 2 (8.00%) Power BI
8 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (4.00%) Big Data
8 1 (4.00%) Data Lake
8 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (64.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) Process Management
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
6 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
6 1 (4.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) SAP
2 7 (28.00%) Cognos
2 7 (28.00%) Informatica
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Tableau
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) NETSOL