The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 83 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.32% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.34% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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
1033 1187 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.30% 94.43% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 690 807 794
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,300 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Technical Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Presales
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) SaaS
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Local Government
6 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) JSP
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) SAML
6 2 (14.29%) Splunk
6 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.14%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Local Government
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) JSP
5 2 (14.29%) SAML
5 2 (14.29%) XSLT
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Presales
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Product Management
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
Edinburgh, UK
ECS
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago