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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 88 79 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -32
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 22 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.40% 1.77% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 2.09% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 41
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £69,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,600 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +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
1390 1242 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.25% 84.60% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 881 819 639
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Business Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (47.22%) SQL
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Retail
2 11 (30.56%) Analytics
3 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (27.78%) Banking
4 9 (25.00%) Migration
4 9 (25.00%) DB2
4 9 (25.00%) Toad
5 8 (22.22%) HTML
6 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (19.44%) XML
6 7 (19.44%) Ajax
6 7 (19.44%) Marketing
6 7 (19.44%) jQuery
7 6 (16.67%) Pentaho
7 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
7 6 (16.67%) Netezza
7 6 (16.67%) Teradata
7 6 (16.67%) Informatica
7 6 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (16.67%) SPSS
7 6 (16.67%) Cognos
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.67%) ETL
7 6 (16.67%) SAS
7 6 (16.67%) Big Data
8 5 (13.89%) HBase
8 5 (13.89%) Mahout

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (16.67%) SAS
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Pig
2 5 (13.89%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) SPSS
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) DB2
2 6 (16.67%) Pentaho
2 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 6 (16.67%) Big Data
3 5 (13.89%) Sqoop
3 5 (13.89%) Triplestore
3 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Hive
3 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.89%) HBase
3 5 (13.89%) Mahout
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.78%) DataStage
4 1 (2.78%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Toad
2 5 (13.89%) ProC
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (13.89%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Retail
3 10 (27.78%) Banking
4 7 (19.44%) Marketing
5 4 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.78%) Advertising
6 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Developer
1 7 (19.44%) Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Data Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Audit Manager
3 4 (11.11%) IT Assistant
3 4 (11.11%) Risk Manager
3 4 (11.11%) IT Audit Manager
3 4 (11.11%) IT Risk Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Account Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Account Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Business Development Director
6 1 (2.78%) Business Development Executive
6 1 (2.78%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) XML
2 7 (19.44%) Ajax
2 7 (19.44%) jQuery
3 5 (13.89%) MLlib
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.78%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.78%) Social Media
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Analytics
2 9 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (16.67%) ETL
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Open Source
4 5 (13.89%) MapReduce
4 5 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) Coaching
5 4 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 4 (11.11%) Cyber Security
5 4 (11.11%) Workflow
5 4 (11.11%) Practice Management
5 4 (11.11%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) Perl
3 5 (13.89%) PHP
3 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.89%) Python
3 5 (13.89%) R
3 5 (13.89%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.56%) C
4 2 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) CISA
1 4 (11.11%) CIMA
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) QiCA
2 2 (5.56%) ACCA
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Informatica
2 6 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (16.67%) Cognos
2 6 (16.67%) Teradata
2 6 (16.67%) Netezza
3 5 (13.89%) Greenplum
3 5 (13.89%) Vertica
3 5 (13.89%) Talend
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) DataFlux
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
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