The Conservatives won a seat in North ward from Labour.
Former Labour supporter Shazia Bashir claimed victory by nearly 80 votes.
Asked how she had won, the winning candidate said: "Through hard work and determination, having faith and serving humanity."
Shazia BASHIR (Conservative) - 1,233
Naz BIBI (Labour) - 1,156
John MYLES (UKIP) - 134
Nicola DAY (Green) - 131
Phillip WHITLEY (Liberal Democrat) - 115