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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 92 83 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -29
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 12 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.84% 1.84% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.12% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 30
Average salary £79,500 £43,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.71% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £97,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1250 1366 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.72% 86.62% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 781 884 598
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Development
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Development Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Business Development
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Development across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Business Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (41.38%) Marketing
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Degree
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) DB2
5 6 (20.69%) Retail
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Analytics
5 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.24%) Retail Banking
6 5 (17.24%) Toad
7 4 (13.79%) B2C
7 4 (13.79%) ISEB
7 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow
7 4 (13.79%) SaaS
7 4 (13.79%) Data Mapping
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.79%) User Experience
7 4 (13.79%) Social Media
7 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (10.34%) Open Source
8 3 (10.34%) jQuery
8 3 (10.34%) B2B

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) SAS
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
1 6 (20.69%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Pentaho
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.90%) HBase
2 2 (6.90%) Mahout
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) Sqoop
2 2 (6.90%) Triplestore
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Toad
2 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.45%) ProC
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (41.38%) Marketing
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Banking
4 6 (20.69%) Retail
5 5 (17.24%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Advertising
6 1 (3.45%) Dutch Language
6 1 (3.45%) French Language
6 1 (3.45%) German Language
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Business Development Director
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Account Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Sales Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Account Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Recruitment Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Business Development Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) jQuery
1 3 (10.34%) XML
1 3 (10.34%) Ajax
2 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) CSS3
2 2 (6.90%) MLlib
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (13.79%) Social Media
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
1 6 (20.69%) Analytics
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.79%) Data Mapping
3 4 (13.79%) Workflow
3 4 (13.79%) B2C
4 3 (10.34%) B2B
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 2 (6.90%) Product Management
5 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.90%) MapReduce
5 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) XPath
3 2 (6.90%) R
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Cognos
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Informatica
2 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (6.90%) Teradata
2 2 (6.90%) Telerik
2 2 (6.90%) Netezza
2 2 (6.90%) Greenplum
2 2 (6.90%) Vertica
2 2 (6.90%) Talend
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
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