The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 31 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.75% 0.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Business Development
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 208 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.83% 90.43% 83.39%
Number of salaries quoted 156 167 147
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Business Development
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Business Development Salary Trend in Chester

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) SAS
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Content Management
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) XHTML
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) WordPress
4 3 (25.00%) Life Science
4 3 (25.00%) Zend
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) Magento
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Social Media
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) SAS
2 3 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (8.33%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Strategy Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) XHTML
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
1 3 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Life Science
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Cash Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec
2 1 (8.33%) VMware