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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 91 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 13 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.90% 0.71% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.74% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 3
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1360 1484 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.05% 95.50% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 887 960 687
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £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 3 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 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) IBM
4 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Banking
6 5 (26.32%) Data Management
6 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) SOA
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (21.05%) Middleware
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) JasperReports
8 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
8 3 (15.79%) J2EE
8 3 (15.79%) UML
8 3 (15.79%) UNIX
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (15.79%) ERP
8 3 (15.79%) DataStage
8 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 3 (15.79%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (15.79%) DataStage
2 3 (15.79%) JasperReports
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) Middleware
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
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 5 (26.32%) SOA
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) Data Management
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) UML
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Internet Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) SEO
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) 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%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) IBM
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago