The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland 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.

Business Consultant
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 154 146
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 15 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.55% 0.28% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.29% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 20
Median salary £65,000 £63,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% +44.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2552 2769 2967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.03% 96.62% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1596 1883
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in Scotland

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in Scotland

Business Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 12 - - 1
Glasgow +2 1 £65,000 - 3
Business Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
3 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 13 (65.00%) Oracle
4 13 (65.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (60.00%) People Management
5 12 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 12 (60.00%) Cognos
5 12 (60.00%) MicroStrategy
5 12 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (60.00%) Teradata
5 12 (60.00%) Banking
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (10.00%) SAP CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
8 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
8 1 (5.00%) B2B Marketing
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (5.00%) Sonata
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (65.00%) Mentoring
3 12 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 12 (60.00%) People Management
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) B2B
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) E-business
6 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) Cognos
2 12 (60.00%) MicroStrategy
2 12 (60.00%) Teradata
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
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