The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

BI Consultant
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 88 89
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 14 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.15% 0.50% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.52% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 11
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +26.31% -13.63%  

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 1158 1158 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.94% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 714 667 838
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 14 (93.33%) Banking
2 14 (93.33%) Teradata
3 12 (80.00%) Cognos
3 12 (80.00%) SQL
4 11 (73.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (73.33%) MicroStrategy
4 11 (73.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (73.33%) Mentoring
4 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (73.33%) People Management
5 3 (20.00%) Tableau
5 3 (20.00%) SAS
5 3 (20.00%) QlikView
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Informatica
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) DB2
6 1 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (6.67%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (6.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence

Business Intelligence 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 3 (20.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 14 (93.33%) Banking
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (73.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 11 (73.33%) Mentoring
2 11 (73.33%) People Management
2 11 (73.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (93.33%) Teradata
3 12 (80.00%) Cognos
4 11 (73.33%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (20.00%) Informatica
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) Tableau