The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 155 128 140
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 18 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 1.10% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.15% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 12
Average salary £50,000 £53,250 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.10% -1.84%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3522 3129 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.70% 95.43% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2304 2069 2077
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Business Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Business Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -28 8 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Glasgow -10 4 £42,500 +46.55%
Stirling - 4 £50,000 -
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 31 (64.58%) Oracle
2 25 (52.08%) Finance
3 23 (47.92%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
6 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 13 (27.08%) SQL
7 13 (27.08%) CRM
8 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (22.92%) Project Management
10 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
10 10 (20.83%) Business Development
11 9 (18.75%) Oracle 11i
12 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (16.67%) ITIL
13 7 (14.58%) SAP
13 7 (14.58%) ETL
13 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
13 7 (14.58%) Degree
14 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
14 6 (12.50%) Retail
14 6 (12.50%) Information Management
14 6 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
14 6 (12.50%) Cash Management
14 6 (12.50%) Data Integration
14 6 (12.50%) Analytics
14 6 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
14 6 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
14 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 4 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) OLAP
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (10.42%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (10.42%) Spotfire
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (10.42%) QlikView
2 5 (10.42%) Pentaho
2 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
2 5 (10.42%) Big Data
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.08%) DecisionStream
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.50%) Retail
4 5 (10.42%) General Ledger
4 5 (10.42%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) HTML
1 6 (12.50%) XML
2 5 (10.42%) XSL
2 5 (10.42%) jQuery
2 5 (10.42%) HTML5
2 5 (10.42%) CSS3
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
3 4 (8.33%) Web Services
3 4 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
2 5 (10.42%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Blog
2 5 (10.42%) Data Conversion
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (27.08%) CRM
3 11 (22.92%) Project Management
4 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 10 (20.83%) Business Development
5 8 (16.67%) ITIL
5 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.58%) ETL
7 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 6 (12.50%) Information Management
7 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) Cash Management
7 6 (12.50%) Analytics
8 5 (10.42%) Master Data Management
8 5 (10.42%) Release Management
8 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.42%) Data Architecture
8 5 (10.42%) Workflow
8 5 (10.42%) Data Management
8 5 (10.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) OCP
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (10.42%) MBA
3 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (10.42%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.17%) COBIT
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) SAP
4 6 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 5 (10.42%) Informatica
5 5 (10.42%) Teradata
5 5 (10.42%) Netezza
5 5 (10.42%) Tableau
6 1 (2.08%) Cognos
6 1 (2.08%) IBM
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