The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 135 138 153
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 26 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.80% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.84% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 11
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.50%
Business Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram 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 11 February 2016. 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 +1 21 £52,500 +19.31% 5
Glasgow - 13 £55,000 - 2
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 24 (64.86%) Oracle
2 23 (62.16%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (56.76%) Banking
4 18 (48.65%) Data Analysis
4 18 (48.65%) Dimensional Modelling
4 18 (48.65%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (45.95%) SQL
5 17 (45.95%) Finance
6 13 (35.14%) Asset Management
6 13 (35.14%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (27.03%) Star Schema
7 10 (27.03%) Data Transformation
7 10 (27.03%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
8 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (21.62%) Teradata
9 8 (21.62%) Tableau
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (21.62%) BODI
9 8 (21.62%) Cognos
9 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
9 8 (21.62%) ETL
9 8 (21.62%) Informatica
9 8 (21.62%) PowerCenter
9 8 (21.62%) DataStage
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (21.62%) ETL Development
10 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (16.22%) ERP

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (13.51%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (35.14%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (27.03%) Star Schema
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (21.62%) BODI
5 8 (21.62%) DataStage
5 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (21.62%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (21.62%) PowerCenter
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
7 3 (8.11%) GIS
General
1 21 (56.76%) Banking
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 6 (16.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
1 5 (13.51%) CSS
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (48.65%) Data Analysis
2 18 (48.65%) Dimensional Modelling
3 13 (35.14%) Asset Management
4 10 (27.03%) Data Transformation
4 10 (27.03%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
5 8 (21.62%) ETL
5 8 (21.62%) ETL Development
5 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) ERP
7 5 (13.51%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.11%) Customer Insight
8 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (8.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) C#
2 5 (13.51%) C++
2 5 (13.51%) Java
2 5 (13.51%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PhD
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Cognos
2 8 (21.62%) Informatica
2 8 (21.62%) Tableau
2 8 (21.62%) Teradata
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) SAP
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