The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 184 161 186
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 1706 1831 1659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.65% 1.82% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.22% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1120 1127
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
Business Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85300 82408 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.36% 81.93% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70869 66754 73764
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Development
Salary Trend in England

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

Business Development Salary Trend in England

Business Development
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Development across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Development Salary Histogram in England

Business Development
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 874 £65,000 +8.33% 86
South East -12 468 £50,000 -9.09% 41
East of England +23 93 £44,000 -7.36% 8
North West -7 66 £40,000 - 13
West Midlands -42 57 £47,500 +35.71% 20
South West +5 53 £38,500 -19.79% 17
Yorkshire -52 33 £42,500 -27.96% 7
East Midlands +3 25 £41,000 +9.33% 8
Midlands -6 4 £35,000 -30.00%
North East -18 2 £60,000 -4.00% 5
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 920 (26.43%) Finance
2 821 (23.59%) Degree
3 758 (21.78%) Marketing
4 626 (17.98%) Project Management
5 545 (15.66%) SAP
6 482 (13.85%) Coaching
7 428 (12.30%) Microsoft
8 412 (11.84%) Telecoms
9 381 (10.95%) CRM
10 370 (10.63%) Oracle
11 369 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
12 362 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
13 337 (9.68%) MS Excel
14 315 (9.05%) Risk Management
15 277 (7.96%) Retail
16 253 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
17 251 (7.21%) SAP Implementation
18 234 (6.72%) B2B
19 229 (6.58%) E-Commerce
20 227 (6.52%) User Experience
21 217 (6.23%) ABAP
21 217 (6.23%) Legal
22 213 (6.12%) Java
23 202 (5.80%) JavaScript
23 202 (5.80%) Mentoring
24 197 (5.66%) SQL
25 185 (5.31%) Service Delivery
25 185 (5.31%) Software Engineering
25 185 (5.31%) Computer Science
26 183 (5.26%) Salesforce.com

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 109 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 59 (1.69%) SAS
3 40 (1.15%) CMS
4 27 (0.78%) WebSphere
4 27 (0.78%) Node.js
5 18 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 17 (0.49%) Lync
6 17 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (0.37%) WebLogic
9 12 (0.34%) ArcGIS
10 11 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (0.23%) Umbraco
12 8 (0.23%) WordPress
12 8 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.23%) NetWeaver
12 8 (0.23%) IIS
13 7 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 337 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 146 (4.19%) MS Office
3 104 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 65 (1.87%) MS Project
5 45 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 20 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
8 19 (0.55%) SPSS
9 15 (0.43%) InfoPath
10 8 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.14%) Stata
13 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.057%) InDesign
14 2 (0.057%) Fireworks
15 1 (0.029%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.029%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 1 (0.029%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 94 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (2.56%) SAP MM
3 71 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 53 (1.52%) SAP SD
5 32 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
6 31 (0.89%) SAP PP
7 30 (0.86%) Magento
8 29 (0.83%) SAP SCM
8 29 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
9 27 (0.78%) SAP WM
10 22 (0.63%) SAP CO
10 22 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
10 22 (0.63%) SAP MDM
10 22 (0.63%) SAP FI
10 22 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 19 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
12 18 (0.52%) SAP CRM
13 15 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
14 13 (0.37%) SAP FSCM
15 12 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 117 (3.36%) SaaS
2 64 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 60 (1.72%) Office 365
5 25 (0.72%) GitHub
6 22 (0.63%) IaaS
7 7 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.17%) Force.com
8 6 (0.17%) PaaS
9 2 (0.057%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.029%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.029%) Trello
10 1 (0.029%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.029%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.029%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 89 (2.56%) Internet
2 45 (1.29%) Unified Communications
3 40 (1.15%) LAN
4 39 (1.12%) Network Security
5 32 (0.92%) NGN
6 31 (0.89%) Radio Access Network
7 30 (0.86%) WAN
8 27 (0.78%) Wireless
9 26 (0.75%) Broadband
10 25 (0.72%) Firewall
11 23 (0.66%) Intranet
11 23 (0.66%) VoIP
12 13 (0.37%) MPLS
13 12 (0.34%) IPv6
13 12 (0.34%) SAN
13 12 (0.34%) Ethernet
13 12 (0.34%) TETRA
14 11 (0.32%) LTE
15 10 (0.29%) 3GPP
16 9 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 71 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (1.72%) Big Data
3 60 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
3 60 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 58 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 55 (1.58%) DataStage
6 53 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 32 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (0.92%) Data Mining
9 28 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 27 (0.78%) QlikView
11 25 (0.72%) NoSQL
12 23 (0.66%) OLAP
13 22 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 21 (0.60%) MS Access
15 19 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
15 19 (0.55%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 76 (2.18%) Git (software)
2 54 (1.55%) Jenkins
3 36 (1.03%) Cucumber
4 33 (0.95%) Axure RP
5 26 (0.75%) Eclipse
6 25 (0.72%) RequisitePro
6 25 (0.72%) Jasmine
7 24 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
7 24 (0.69%) FrontPage
7 24 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
7 24 (0.69%) CaliberRM
8 23 (0.66%) LSMW
9 22 (0.63%) JIRA
10 21 (0.60%) Subversion
11 16 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (0.43%) Hudson
13 12 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (0.32%) JUnit
14 11 (0.32%) Visual Studio
15 9 (0.26%) Moq
General
1 920 (26.43%) Finance
2 758 (21.78%) Marketing
3 412 (11.84%) Telecoms
4 277 (7.96%) Retail
5 217 (6.23%) Legal
6 155 (4.45%) Banking
7 132 (3.79%) Advertising
8 114 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 82 (2.36%) Manufacturing
10 53 (1.52%) Billing
11 51 (1.47%) Law
12 44 (1.26%) Automotive
13 40 (1.15%) German Language
14 39 (1.12%) Military
15 38 (1.09%) Back Office
16 36 (1.03%) Front Office
17 35 (1.01%) Games
18 32 (0.92%) French Language
19 30 (0.86%) Electronics
20 27 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 765 (21.98%) Consultant
2 373 (10.72%) Development Manager
3 369 (10.60%) Business Manager
4 345 (9.91%) Business Development Manager
5 283 (8.13%) Architect
6 275 (7.90%) SAP Consultant
7 198 (5.69%) Developer
8 178 (5.11%) Sales Manager
9 174 (5.00%) Account Manager
9 174 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
10 159 (4.57%) Analyst
11 145 (4.17%) Senior Manager
11 145 (4.17%) Sales Executive
12 135 (3.88%) SAP MM Consultant
13 125 (3.59%) Managing Consultant
14 103 (2.96%) Business Development Executive
15 98 (2.82%) Business Analyst
16 88 (2.53%) SAP Manager
17 87 (2.50%) Project Manager
18 83 (2.38%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (5.03%) HTML
2 151 (4.34%) .NET
3 133 (3.82%) CSS
4 77 (2.21%) HTML5
5 69 (1.98%) Web Services
6 66 (1.90%) jQuery
7 63 (1.81%) XML
8 61 (1.75%) ASP.NET
9 53 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
10 50 (1.44%) CSS3
11 42 (1.21%) .NET Framework
12 37 (1.06%) Ajax
12 37 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
13 35 (1.01%) Ext JS
14 33 (0.95%) Spring
14 33 (0.95%) Middleware
15 31 (0.89%) XSLT
16 29 (0.83%) WCF
16 29 (0.83%) WPF
17 28 (0.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 369 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 227 (6.52%) User Experience
3 185 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 135 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 102 (2.93%) Social Media
6 87 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 84 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 69 (1.98%) PMI
9 64 (1.84%) Open Source
10 58 (1.67%) Life Science
11 54 (1.55%) Visualisation
12 50 (1.44%) Data Integration
13 44 (1.26%) Blog
14 40 (1.15%) Mathematics
15 38 (1.09%) FMCG
16 30 (0.86%) Economics
17 26 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 25 (0.72%) Tandem
18 25 (0.72%) Statistics
19 24 (0.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 161 (4.63%) Windows
2 58 (1.67%) Android
3 55 (1.58%) Apple iOS
4 52 (1.49%) Linux
5 49 (1.41%) UNIX
6 21 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.29%) Windows NT
7 10 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (0.29%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.20%) Solaris
9 5 (0.14%) AIX
9 5 (0.14%) HPUX
9 5 (0.14%) CentOS
9 5 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.14%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.11%) Tizen
11 3 (0.086%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.057%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 626 (17.98%) Project Management
2 482 (13.85%) Coaching
3 381 (10.95%) CRM
4 362 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
5 315 (9.05%) Risk Management
6 253 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 251 (7.21%) SAP Implementation
8 234 (6.72%) B2B
9 229 (6.58%) E-Commerce
10 202 (5.80%) Mentoring
11 185 (5.31%) Service Delivery
11 185 (5.31%) Software Engineering
12 175 (5.03%) Analytics
13 170 (4.88%) Data Management
14 151 (4.34%) PRINCE2
15 148 (4.25%) ITIL
16 143 (4.11%) ERP
16 143 (4.11%) Migration
17 132 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
18 130 (3.73%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 217 (6.23%) ABAP
2 213 (6.12%) Java
3 202 (5.80%) JavaScript
4 197 (5.66%) SQL
5 162 (4.65%) C
6 112 (3.22%) C#
7 73 (2.10%) C++
8 53 (1.52%) Ruby
9 42 (1.21%) Python
10 37 (1.06%) PL/SQL
11 31 (0.89%) PHP
12 20 (0.57%) T-SQL
12 20 (0.57%) MATLAB
13 19 (0.55%) Objective-C
14 18 (0.52%) R
14 18 (0.52%) Perl
15 15 (0.43%) VB
16 14 (0.40%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.32%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.17%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 821 (23.59%) Degree
2 164 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 91 (2.61%) SC Cleared
4 87 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 47 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (1.24%) MBA
7 36 (1.03%) MCP
8 34 (0.98%) ISEB
8 34 (0.98%) DV Cleared
9 29 (0.83%) CISSP
9 29 (0.83%) MCITP
10 28 (0.80%) PMP
11 26 (0.75%) CISA
11 26 (0.75%) MCSD
12 23 (0.66%) MCDBA
13 21 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 20 (0.57%) CISM
15 15 (0.43%) CIMA
15 15 (0.43%) PhD
16 13 (0.37%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (3.33%) QA
2 50 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 47 (1.35%) SLA
4 24 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.40%) COBIT
7 12 (0.34%) WAI
7 12 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.17%) HL7
9 5 (0.14%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.057%) Basel III
10 2 (0.057%) EMIR
10 2 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.029%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.029%) P3O
11 1 (0.029%) DICOM
11 1 (0.029%) TickIT
11 1 (0.029%) MiFID
System Software
1 40 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.40%) Firmware
5 10 (0.29%) vSphere
6 8 (0.23%) XenServer
7 7 (0.20%) HDFS
8 5 (0.14%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.11%) UAG
10 3 (0.086%) Xen
11 2 (0.057%) Varnish
11 2 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.029%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.029%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (0.32%) SCCM
1 11 (0.32%) SCOM
2 9 (0.26%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.23%) Data Guard
4 7 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.11%) Puppet
7 3 (0.086%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.086%) MOM
8 1 (0.029%) OpenView
8 1 (0.029%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.029%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 545 (15.66%) SAP
2 428 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 370 (10.63%) Oracle
4 183 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 112 (3.22%) IBM
6 98 (2.82%) Informatica
7 83 (2.38%) Cisco
8 82 (2.36%) VMware
9 78 (2.24%) HP
10 42 (1.21%) Cognizant
10 42 (1.21%) Ericsson
11 40 (1.15%) Cognos
12 35 (1.01%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 34 (0.98%) Business Objects
13 34 (0.98%) Huawei
13 34 (0.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 28 (0.80%) Citrix
15 27 (0.78%) Hyperion
15 27 (0.78%) NetApp
16 25 (0.72%) Hitachi
London
Optimus Search
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Centric Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: very competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 6K car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £42,000 to £55,000 per annum + package and benefits (Depending on
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago