The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Senior Consultant
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 74 90
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 22 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.77% 1.84% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.92% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +35.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -11.53% +13.04%  

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 1181 1146 1327
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.94% 95.98% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 726 659 834
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 £65,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (87.50%) Analytics
2 22 (68.75%) Finance
3 21 (65.63%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (59.38%) SAS
5 18 (56.25%) SQL
6 14 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
7 13 (40.63%) People Management
8 12 (37.50%) PROC SQL
8 12 (37.50%) Visual Analytics
8 12 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 12 (37.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 12 (37.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 12 (37.50%) Banking
8 12 (37.50%) SAS Macro
8 12 (37.50%) Base SAS
8 12 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 12 (37.50%) ProC
9 7 (21.88%) Project Management
9 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Legal
9 7 (21.88%) Workflow
9 7 (21.88%) Line Management
10 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
10 6 (18.75%) Factor Analysis
10 6 (18.75%) Ambari
10 6 (18.75%) Apache Pig
10 6 (18.75%) Change Control
10 6 (18.75%) Machine Learning
10 6 (18.75%) Big Data

Senior 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 19 (59.38%) SAS
2 6 (18.75%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) Base SAS
1 12 (37.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 12 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 12 (37.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 6 (18.75%) Apache Hive
2 6 (18.75%) Big Data
2 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
2 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.38%) DB2
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (6.25%) DataStage
4 2 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (3.13%) DecisionStream
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) ProC
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Banking
3 7 (21.88%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Local Government
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) Fintech
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Analytics
2 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
2 14 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (40.63%) People Management
4 12 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (37.50%) Visual Analytics
5 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Line Management
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 7 (21.88%) Workflow
6 6 (18.75%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 6 (18.75%) Case Management
6 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) Decision Tree
6 6 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (18.75%) KYC
6 6 (18.75%) Machine Learning
6 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.75%) Security Operations
6 6 (18.75%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) PROC SQL
2 12 (37.50%) SAS Macro
3 6 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) R
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
1 6 (18.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Ambari
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Cognos
1 3 (9.38%) IBM
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) Teradata
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