The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 17 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.15% 1.44% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 2.28% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £69,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
Business Development
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 219 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 75.27% 63.11% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 44 146 192
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Development across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Business Development
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Development across the Aberdeen region.

Business Development Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Business Development
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Development across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Business Development Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Business Development
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Development.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Practice Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Strategy Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Practice Management
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA