The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence 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
Business Intelligence (BI) Consultant
Rank 131 148 136
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 23 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.46% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 11
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
Business Intelligence 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
2949 3267 2744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.13% 95.47% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1883 2138 1768
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Intelligence Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Intelligence Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Business Intelligence Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Business Intelligence Consultant Salary Histogram in Scotland

Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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 +7 21 £44,000 -20.00%
Glasgow - 1 £27,500 -
Lothian - 1 £44,000 -
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (81.25%) ETL
3 24 (75.00%) Business Objects
4 19 (59.38%) SAP
5 18 (56.25%) Data Modelling
5 18 (56.25%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (56.25%) SAP BW
5 18 (56.25%) SAP BI
6 16 (50.00%) Project Management
7 15 (46.88%) Integration Testing
7 15 (46.88%) Degree
7 15 (46.88%) NetWeaver
7 15 (46.88%) SLA
7 15 (46.88%) ABAP
8 12 (37.50%) Oracle
8 12 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (25.00%) Finance
9 8 (25.00%) SAS
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
11 6 (18.75%) QlikView
11 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle 11i
12 5 (15.63%) Informatica
12 5 (15.63%) Oracle OWB

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 15 (46.88%) NetWeaver
2 8 (25.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) BusinessObjects
1 18 (56.25%) SAP BW
1 18 (56.25%) SAP BI
2 12 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (18.75%) QlikView
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (81.25%) ETL
3 18 (56.25%) Data Modelling
4 16 (50.00%) Project Management
5 15 (46.88%) Integration Testing
6 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (12.50%) Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.13%) Business Development
9 1 (3.13%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) ABAP
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Business Objects
2 19 (59.38%) SAP
3 12 (37.50%) Oracle
4 5 (15.63%) Informatica
5 4 (12.50%) Teradata
6 3 (9.38%) Siebel
6 3 (9.38%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (3.13%) Hyland
7 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy