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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Consultant
Rank 103 100 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £62,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
1330 1383 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.26% 95.25% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 896 903 764
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Principal Consultant Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Principal Consultant
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
1 1 (16.67%) SAP