The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 99 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 12 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% 1.41% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.47% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 13
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
Senior 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
1438 1361 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.87% 95.64% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 945 870 810
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Web Development
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 11 (35.48%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) .NET
4 10 (32.26%) MVC
4 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (22.58%) Business Transformation
5 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) Workflow
7 5 (16.13%) Marketing
7 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (16.13%) Cash Management
7 5 (16.13%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
7 5 (16.13%) Blog
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (16.13%) Release Management
7 5 (16.13%) jQuery
7 5 (16.13%) HTML5
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (16.13%) CSS3
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (16.13%) Procure-to-pay
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LAN
1 3 (9.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.13%) General Ledger
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
1 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
2 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (16.13%) HTML5
3 5 (16.13%) CSS3
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) XML
3 5 (16.13%) XSL
3 5 (16.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.13%) Blog
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Web Development
2 10 (32.26%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) Business Transformation
4 6 (19.35%) Workflow
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
5 5 (16.13%) Business Development
5 5 (16.13%) Release Management
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) CRM
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Procure-to-pay
5 5 (16.13%) Cash Management
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.23%) Customer Insight
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) B2B
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) OCP
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (16.13%) MBA
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle