The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Business Consultant
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 225 210
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 14 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 14
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -11.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £25,750 £41,625
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4976 5936 5505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18330 19769 21754
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £66,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in the West Midlands

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in the West Midlands

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Consultant in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in the West Midlands

Business Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +18 3 £85,000 -
Solihull -6 3 £60,000 -
Birmingham +5 2 £38,750 +46.22% 1
Warwickshire +10 1 £43,500 -20.90%
Walsall - 1 £36,500 -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Midlands region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
3 9 (25.00%) Retail
3 9 (25.00%) ERP
3 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) ISEB
6 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.89%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.89%) Banking
6 5 (13.89%) Billing
6 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
6 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (11.11%) SAP Business One
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle SCM
7 4 (11.11%) EPoS
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (11.11%) Change Management
7 4 (11.11%) E-business

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 Project
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle SCM
2 4 (11.11%) SAP Business One
3 2 (5.56%) Infor LN
3 2 (5.56%) Infor M3
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.56%) SAP HANA
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
3 9 (25.00%) Retail
4 5 (13.89%) Banking
4 5 (13.89%) Billing
4 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Automotive
6 1 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) EPoS
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) FMCG
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 9 (25.00%) ERP
2 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
3 5 (13.89%) SDLC
3 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) E-business
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Analytics
5 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Workflow
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Baan
4 2 (5.56%) Infor
4 2 (5.56%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) Pega
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