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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 29 34 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.69% 3.04% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 4.17% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 - £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +13.00%
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
152 192 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.39% 73.00% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 111 136 206
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Development across the Chester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Business Development Salary Histogram in Chester

Business Development
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Client Services Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture