Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 183 184
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 23 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.59% 0.28% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.29% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 20
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £45,500 £40,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,375 £61,250 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.82% -11.36% -

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 3,756 3,786 4,537
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 96.46% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,718 3,132 3,366
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £24,349
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Business Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Banking
2 12 (52.17%) Retail Banking
3 11 (47.83%) Process Management
4 8 (34.78%) RAD
4 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (34.78%) C
4 8 (34.78%) Workflow
4 8 (34.78%) Business Analytics
4 8 (34.78%) Analytics
4 8 (34.78%) User Experience
4 8 (34.78%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 7 (30.43%) SAP HANA
5 7 (30.43%) BPMN
5 7 (30.43%) SAP
6 5 (21.74%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 4 (17.39%) Logistics
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) CRM
7 4 (17.39%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 3 (13.04%) Presales
8 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
8 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
8 3 (13.04%) QA
8 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk

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 (4.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.70%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Banking
2 12 (52.17%) Retail Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Process Management
2 8 (34.78%) Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 8 (34.78%) Business Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) RAD
2 8 (34.78%) Workflow
3 7 (30.43%) BPMN
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) Logistics
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
5 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Presales
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft