The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 72 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 21 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.67% 1.76% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.84% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 8
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -6.00%
Business Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1190 1303 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.67% 95.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 807 822 882
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Consultant in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Business Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Consultant in their job title.

1 24 (77.42%) Oracle
2 23 (74.19%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (67.74%) Banking
4 18 (58.06%) Data Analysis
4 18 (58.06%) Dimensional Modelling
4 18 (58.06%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (54.84%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (41.94%) Asset Management
6 13 (41.94%) Finance
7 10 (32.26%) Data Transformation
7 10 (32.26%) Star Schema
7 10 (32.26%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
8 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (25.81%) Cognos
9 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (25.81%) Tableau
9 8 (25.81%) BODI
9 8 (25.81%) Teradata
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
9 8 (25.81%) ETL
9 8 (25.81%) Informatica
9 8 (25.81%) PowerCenter
9 8 (25.81%) DataStage
9 8 (25.81%) ETL Development
10 5 (16.13%) Project Management
10 5 (16.13%) SAS

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Business Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (41.94%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (32.26%) Star Schema
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (25.81%) BODI
5 8 (25.81%) DataStage
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (25.81%) PowerCenter
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
7 2 (6.45%) GIS
General
1 21 (67.74%) Banking
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) CSS
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (58.06%) Data Analysis
2 18 (58.06%) Dimensional Modelling
3 13 (41.94%) Asset Management
4 10 (32.26%) Data Transformation
4 10 (32.26%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
5 8 (25.81%) ETL
5 8 (25.81%) ETL Development
5 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Validation
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.45%) Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Customer Insight
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) C++
2 5 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) PhD
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Cognos
2 8 (25.81%) Informatica
2 8 (25.81%) Tableau
2 8 (25.81%) Teradata
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) SAP
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