Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Data Consultant
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 315 308
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 1 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.010% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 10
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £38,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% -41.54% -18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £46,000
90th Percentile £33,750 £43,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year -4.17% -2.04% -5.77%

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 9713 10993 10530
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.19% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7969 8715 8779
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 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Consultant in the West Midlands

Data 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 Data Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 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
Warwickshire - 1 £32,500 -
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Data 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 Data Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Data Factory

Data 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 (100.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) IBM