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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 90 73 85
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 11 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 2.07% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.46% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 10
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,750 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +7.00%
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
1140 1177 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.32% 83.89% 82.25%
Number of salaries quoted 695 768 610
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 27 February 2015.

Business Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Degree
3 7 (21.88%) Marketing
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (12.50%) ISEB
5 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) B2B
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) User Experience
6 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.38%) SaaS
6 3 (9.38%) Social Media
7 2 (6.25%) HTML5
7 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Telerik
7 2 (6.25%) CSS3
7 2 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (6.25%) Ajax
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.25%) XPath
7 2 (6.25%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (6.25%) Law

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Law
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Development Director
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Sales Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
1 2 (6.25%) XML
1 2 (6.25%) Ajax
1 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.25%) jQuery
1 2 (6.25%) HTML5
1 2 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (9.38%) Social Media
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.50%) B2B
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) MVC
3 2 (6.25%) Workflow
3 2 (6.25%) Validation
3 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.25%) Time Management
3 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Coaching
4 1 (3.13%) Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Scrum
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) Content Management
4 1 (3.13%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.25%) XPath
2 2 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) Telerik
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