The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 163 153
Rank change year-on-year +33 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 21 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.77% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.25% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 14
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 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  

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 2547 2773 2964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 93.99% 96.55% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6339 5534 7080
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in Scotland

Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in Scotland

Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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 +1 15 £60,000 +20.00%
Glasgow +12 6 £60,000 - 1
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region featuring Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (86.21%) SQL
3 19 (65.52%) Cognos
4 16 (55.17%) Oracle
5 15 (51.72%) Finance
5 15 (51.72%) Teradata
5 15 (51.72%) Banking
6 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (44.83%) ETL
6 13 (44.83%) Analytics
7 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (41.38%) Java
7 12 (41.38%) MicroStrategy
7 12 (41.38%) Information Management
7 12 (41.38%) Customer Engagement
7 12 (41.38%) Data Quality
7 12 (41.38%) Big Data
7 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
7 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (41.38%) People Management
8 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (24.14%) SAS
10 6 (20.69%) Netezza
10 6 (20.69%) DataStage
10 6 (20.69%) IBM
11 5 (17.24%) Informatica
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.79%) DataFlux
12 4 (13.79%) Base SAS

Business Intelligence 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 7 (24.14%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Big Data
2 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (20.69%) DataStage
4 4 (13.79%) Base SAS
4 4 (13.79%) SAS EBI
4 4 (13.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (13.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 3 (10.34%) QlikView
6 2 (6.90%) PowerCenter
7 1 (3.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (3.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (3.45%) Data Lake
7 1 (3.45%) DB2
7 1 (3.45%) Power BI
General
1 15 (51.72%) Banking
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Analytics
2 13 (44.83%) ETL
2 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (41.38%) Customer Engagement
3 12 (41.38%) Information Management
3 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
3 12 (41.38%) People Management
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Cognos
2 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 15 (51.72%) Teradata
4 12 (41.38%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (20.69%) IBM
5 6 (20.69%) Netezza
6 5 (17.24%) Informatica
7 4 (13.79%) DataFlux
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) SAP
8 3 (10.34%) Tableau
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