Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 170 180
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 36 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.97% 0.35% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.36% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 17
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% -11.36% -18.52%
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% -

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 3,597 3,598 4,321
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 97.16% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,593 2,890 3,376
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 25 (69.44%) Banking
2 21 (58.33%) Process Management
3 19 (52.78%) Finance
4 18 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 18 (50.00%) Analytics
5 15 (41.67%) SQL
6 13 (36.11%) Business Analytics
7 12 (33.33%) User Experience
7 12 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 12 (33.33%) Workflow
7 12 (33.33%) RAD
8 10 (27.78%) C
9 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
9 9 (25.00%) BPMN
10 7 (19.44%) Fintech
10 7 (19.44%) International Banking
10 7 (19.44%) XML
10 7 (19.44%) Unix
10 7 (19.44%) Windows
10 7 (19.44%) Linux
10 7 (19.44%) SOA
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (13.89%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (13.89%) Data Lake

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Azure Data Factory
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (13.89%) Data Lake
1 5 (13.89%) Power BI
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.11%) HDInsight
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.78%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.78%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.78%) DataStage
3 1 (2.78%) DB2
3 1 (2.78%) DecisionStream
3 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (69.44%) Banking
2 19 (52.78%) Finance
3 18 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 7 (19.44%) International Banking
5 4 (11.11%) Advertising
5 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) User Experience
2 7 (19.44%) Fintech
3 4 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
1 7 (19.44%) Unix
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Process Management
2 18 (50.00%) Analytics
2 18 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (36.11%) Business Analytics
4 12 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 12 (33.33%) RAD
4 12 (33.33%) Workflow
5 9 (25.00%) BPMN
5 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (19.44%) SOA
7 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) Defect Management
8 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Wealth Management
9 3 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Capita
3 1 (2.78%) Cognos
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Tableau