The first table below looks at the demand for the Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 100 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 1 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 1.07% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 1.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £55,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +16.66%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1429 1161 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.03% 95.87% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 953 734 756
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,949
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Data Consultant
Scotland

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Consultant
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Direct Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft