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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 93 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 12 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 1.61% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.94% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 12
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £98,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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
1157 1136 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.51% 83.28% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 758 740 638
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 2015.

Business Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) Degree
3 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.50%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.00%) ITIL
7 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (12.50%) CMMI
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (12.50%) C
8 5 (12.50%) PMI
8 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
8 5 (12.50%) Office 365
9 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (10.00%) ISEB
9 4 (10.00%) SQL
9 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (10.00%) Marketing
10 3 (7.50%) QA
10 3 (7.50%) B2B
10 3 (7.50%) Coaching
11 2 (5.00%) Test Planning
11 2 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (5.00%) HTML5
11 2 (5.00%) CSS3

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Resourcer
3 4 (10.00%) Recruitment Resourcer
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Head of Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Sales Manager
6 1 (2.50%) IT Recruitment Resourcer
6 1 (2.50%) Product Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) IT Resourcer
6 1 (2.50%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) HTML
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.00%) CSS
1 2 (5.00%) XML
1 2 (5.00%) Ajax
1 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.00%) jQuery
1 2 (5.00%) HTML5
1 2 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) PMI
3 4 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (17.50%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (12.50%) CMMI
6 3 (7.50%) Coaching
6 3 (7.50%) B2B
7 2 (5.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
7 2 (5.00%) Validation
7 2 (5.00%) MVC
7 2 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.00%) Time Management
7 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) XPath
3 2 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (10.00%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Telerik
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
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