The median annual salary for a Software Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Software Consultant
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.089% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  

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 1071 1257 1293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.45% 93.32% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 694 846 777
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Software Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Consultant in Edinburgh

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Software Consultant in Edinburgh

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Software 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 Software Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) Domain Models

Software 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Domain Models
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft