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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 155 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £72,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
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
2834 2963 3173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.61% 95.61% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 1914 2068
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% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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 - 2 £72,500 - 1
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Billing
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (37.50%) MBA
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (37.50%) Data Management
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
5 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (37.50%) CIMA
5 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) CA
5 3 (37.50%) ACCA
5 3 (37.50%) CRM
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle FAH
5 3 (37.50%) Cash Management
5 3 (37.50%) Analytics
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (25.00%) ERP

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (75.00%) Billing
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Cash Management
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Supply Chain Management
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ACCA
1 3 (37.50%) CIMA
1 3 (37.50%) MBA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) SAP