The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 96 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.50% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.52% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Average salary £52,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.05%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.57% -
Technical 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
1276 1346 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.38% 95.94% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 790 868 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (40.00%) Middleware
3 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) Internet Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) SEO
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase
5 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) SEO
1 2 (20.00%) Internet Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (10.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
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