The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 115 125 105
Rank change year-on-year +10 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 9 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.49% 0.68% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.71% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 16
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £26,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - -2.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1772 2251 1693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.88% 95.54% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1746 1431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in Birmingham

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Retail Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) ISEB
3 4 (28.57%) MS Project
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) ETRM
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) RAD
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Process Management
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Business One
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile App

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
1 5 (35.71%) Retail Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) ETRM
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) RAD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Presales
5 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Pega
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau
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