The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 104 104 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 6 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.38% 0.068% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.071% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Average salary £51,250 - £56,500
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 - £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £61,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-18.36% +16.66%
Data 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
1479 1408 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.90% 95.91% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 960 927 704
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Informatica
2 5 (62.50%) B2B
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Data Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Data Quality
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Information Management
3 4 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Line Management
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) PowerCenter
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (12.50%) Pentaho
6 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (12.50%) NoSQL

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (12.50%) Pentaho
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Mahout
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) BigTable
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) B2B
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Information Management
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) HDFS
1 1 (12.50%) GPFS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Informatica
2 4 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos
5 1 (12.50%) Talend
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + full range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago