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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 98 73 92
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 15 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.99% 2.10% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 2.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 2
Average salary £50,000 £54,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +2.83%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1452 1267 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.90% 95.12% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 957 815 858
Average salary £40,750 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.55% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) OCP
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) SLA
6 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) XML
6 5 (23.81%) XSL
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
6 5 (23.81%) CRM
6 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
6 5 (23.81%) Workflow
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
6 5 (23.81%) MBA

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (23.81%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (9.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.52%) DecisionStream
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos Query Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 5 (23.81%) General Ledger
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) XML
1 5 (23.81%) XSL
1 5 (23.81%) jQuery
1 5 (23.81%) HTML5
1 5 (23.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (23.81%) Blog
2 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 5 (23.81%) Workflow
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
3 5 (23.81%) Business Development
3 5 (23.81%) Release Management
3 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
3 5 (23.81%) Cash Management
3 5 (23.81%) Business Transformation
3 5 (23.81%) Procure-to-pay
4 4 (19.05%) Wealth Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
1 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) OCP
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (23.81%) MBA
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Cognos
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago