The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 147 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 9 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% - 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £53,750 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
Functional 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
2900 3156 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.09% 95.55% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1892 2039 1930
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in Scotland

Functional 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 Functional Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Aberdeen - 4 £60,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £52,500 -
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (40.00%) ERP
4 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Information Management
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (20.00%) Billing
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) Toad
7 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
7 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
7 1 (10.00%) EDI
7 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
1 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 4 (40.00%) Information Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards