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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 90 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 10 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 0.67% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.70% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1365 1433 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.88% 95.92% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 894 949 739
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,400 £57,500
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 29 July 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 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) IBM
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
4 6 (31.58%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Banking
5 5 (26.32%) Data Management
5 5 (26.32%) ERP
5 5 (26.32%) SOA
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) JasperReports
7 3 (15.79%) DataStage
7 3 (15.79%) Middleware
7 3 (15.79%) UML
7 3 (15.79%) UNIX
7 3 (15.79%) J2EE

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (15.79%) DataStage
2 3 (15.79%) JasperReports
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
1 2 (10.53%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
1 6 (31.58%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) ERP
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Data Management
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) IBM
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago