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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 94 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 14 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.94% 1.77% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.85% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 3
Average salary £47,500 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.03% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
1431 1350 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.78% 95.54% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 936 866 835
Average salary £40,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.97% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
1 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
2 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 6 (27.27%) Wealth Management
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 5 (22.73%) MBA
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
3 5 (22.73%) Release Management
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (22.73%) Cash Management
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
3 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (22.73%) Blog
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (22.73%) Marketing
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
3 5 (22.73%) Business Development
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (22.73%) Workflow

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (22.73%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Query Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
2 5 (22.73%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) jQuery
1 5 (22.73%) HTML5
1 5 (22.73%) CSS3
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
1 5 (22.73%) XML
1 5 (22.73%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
1 5 (22.73%) Blog
1 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
1 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
2 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 6 (27.27%) Wealth Management
3 5 (22.73%) Release Management
3 5 (22.73%) Cash Management
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
3 5 (22.73%) Business Development
3 5 (22.73%) Workflow
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) CRM
3 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
3 5 (22.73%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (9.09%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
1 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MBA
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
1 5 (22.73%) OCP
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO 9001
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos
3 2 (9.09%) IBM