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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 86 101 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 13 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.77% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.81% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 13
Average salary £44,000 £60,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +16.50%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
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
1249 1475 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.34% 94.67% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 784 949 628
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
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 29 May 2015.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 28 (73.68%) SAP BI
1 28 (73.68%) Business Objects
1 28 (73.68%) SAP
1 28 (73.68%) Data Modelling
1 28 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) BusinessObjects
1 28 (73.68%) SAP BW
2 25 (65.79%) Project Management
3 24 (63.16%) SLA
3 24 (63.16%) ETL
3 24 (63.16%) Integration Testing
3 24 (63.16%) ABAP
3 24 (63.16%) NetWeaver
3 24 (63.16%) Degree
4 4 (10.53%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
5 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) GIS
6 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Finance
6 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Local Government
7 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.63%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.63%) ERP
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 24 (63.16%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) SAP BI
1 28 (73.68%) BusinessObjects
1 28 (73.68%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) GIS
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Data Modelling
1 28 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (65.79%) Project Management
3 24 (63.16%) ETL
3 24 (63.16%) Integration Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
5 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.63%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.63%) ERP
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (63.16%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Business Objects
1 28 (73.68%) SAP