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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 86 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 16 36 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.16% 2.17% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.55% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 10
Average salary £80,000 £56,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.59% +22.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,500 £40,850
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £102,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
1188 1413 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.27% 85.17% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 690 920 515
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
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 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 17 April 2015.

Business Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) Marketing
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) Banking
6 4 (14.81%) Retail
6 4 (14.81%) Retail Banking
6 4 (14.81%) ISEB
6 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
6 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 4 (14.81%) SaaS
6 4 (14.81%) Social Media
6 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (14.81%) User Experience
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (11.11%) C
7 3 (11.11%) B2B
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) MVC
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) C#
8 2 (7.41%) HTML
8 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (7.41%) .NET
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.41%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) XML

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (29.63%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 5 (18.52%) Banking
4 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 4 (14.81%) Retail Banking
5 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.70%) Advertising
6 1 (3.70%) Dutch Language
6 1 (3.70%) French Language
6 1 (3.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Analyst
1 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
1 4 (14.81%) Business Development Director
2 3 (11.11%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Development Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Sales Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Account Director
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Resourcer
4 1 (3.70%) Recruitment Resourcer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Account Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Trainee
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) Ajax
1 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
1 2 (7.41%) jQuery
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Social Media
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
1 4 (14.81%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.11%) B2B
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) Content Management
5 1 (3.70%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C
3 2 (7.41%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (14.81%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) Telerik
Edinburgh
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago