The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Consultant
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 89 86
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 11 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.90% 0.33% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.34% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 15
Median salary - £62,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -10.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1156 1162 1314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.75% 95.87% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 717 665 822
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in Edinburgh

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in Edinburgh

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Business Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Finance
1 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle
3 12 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (68.75%) Cognos
4 11 (68.75%) MicroStrategy
4 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (68.75%) People Management
4 11 (68.75%) Banking
4 11 (68.75%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (68.75%) Teradata
5 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) SAS
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (6.25%) JCL
6 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mainframe

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (6.25%) Sonata
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (68.75%) Infrastructure Management
3 11 (68.75%) People Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) E-business
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) Cognos
2 11 (68.75%) MicroStrategy
2 11 (68.75%) Teradata
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
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