Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 20 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 307 293
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 39 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.28% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 28
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,125 £39,775
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year - +12.20% -2.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9736 10875 10545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.15% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7999 8616 8763
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +23 25 £57,500 - 1
Staffordshire +9 3 £56,250 - 2
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Solihull -1 1 £60,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Business Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Midlands region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 22 (56.41%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (41.03%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (41.03%) ETL
3 15 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (35.90%) SAP
5 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (28.21%) Finance
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (23.08%) SAP HANA
10 7 (17.95%) Informatica
10 7 (17.95%) Oracle
10 7 (17.95%) Cognos
10 7 (17.95%) QlikView
10 7 (17.95%) Virtual Team
10 7 (17.95%) Tableau
11 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
12 5 (12.82%) SAP Business One
12 5 (12.82%) SQL
13 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
13 4 (10.26%) EPoS
13 4 (10.26%) ISEB
13 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
13 4 (10.26%) Retail
14 3 (7.69%) Banking
14 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
14 3 (7.69%) Retail Banking
14 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (7.69%) Advertising

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) IBM Domino
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (23.08%) SAP HANA
7 7 (17.95%) QlikView
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (5.13%) Power BI
10 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (2.56%) Big Data
10 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.56%) Data Lake
10 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Advertising
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Virtual Team
2 4 (10.26%) EPoS
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (41.03%) ETL
3 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.69%) ERP
5 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) B2B
6 2 (5.13%) Business Development
6 2 (5.13%) Presales
6 2 (5.13%) Process Management
6 2 (5.13%) SDLC
7 1 (2.56%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.56%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (2.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) SAP
2 7 (17.95%) Cognos
2 7 (17.95%) Informatica
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Tableau
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Epicor
4 1 (2.56%) IFS
4 1 (2.56%) Infor
4 1 (2.56%) NETSOL