The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 98 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £78,750 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £71,750 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+6.29% -
Principal 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
1360 1484 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.05% 95.50% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 887 960 687
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 £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (66.67%) N-Tier
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
3 1 (11.11%) ABAP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
3 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Finance

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft