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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 182 159 176
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 1654 1744 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.67% 1.82% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.21% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 1073 1083
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £92,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +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
81768 78776 82778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.75% 82.36% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 63526 70746
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -5 824 £67,500 +12.50% 136
South East -16 468 £50,000 -9.09% 41
East of England +32 91 £44,000 -12.00% 13
North West -6 64 £32,500 -13.33% 24
West Midlands -20 60 £50,000 - 21
South West +6 54 £38,500 -19.79% 23
Yorkshire -48 33 £40,000 -36.00% 16
East Midlands -1 30 £42,500 -5.55% 14
North East -13 2 £60,000 -7.69% 14
Midlands -18 1 - - 2
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 896 (26.98%) Finance
2 776 (23.37%) Degree
3 732 (22.04%) Marketing
4 623 (18.76%) Project Management
5 534 (16.08%) SAP
6 460 (13.85%) Coaching
7 424 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 375 (11.29%) Telecoms
9 374 (11.26%) CRM
10 358 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
11 354 (10.66%) Oracle
12 331 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
13 322 (9.70%) MS Excel
14 269 (8.10%) Risk Management
15 264 (7.95%) Retail
16 258 (7.77%) SAP Implementation
17 250 (7.53%) B2B
18 229 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
19 223 (6.71%) Legal
20 218 (6.56%) ABAP
21 208 (6.26%) E-Commerce
22 203 (6.11%) SQL
23 201 (6.05%) Mentoring
24 198 (5.96%) User Experience
25 196 (5.90%) Service Delivery
26 177 (5.33%) Java
26 177 (5.33%) Computer Science
27 175 (5.27%) JavaScript
28 171 (5.15%) HTML
29 166 (5.00%) Salesforce.com

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 99 (2.98%) SharePoint
2 50 (1.51%) SAS
3 40 (1.20%) CMS
4 27 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 24 (0.72%) Node.js
6 22 (0.66%) MS Exchange
7 20 (0.60%) Lync
8 17 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (0.36%) ArcGIS
10 12 (0.36%) WebLogic
11 11 (0.33%) Apache Pig
12 10 (0.30%) Apache
12 10 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.24%) Umbraco
14 8 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.24%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 322 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 149 (4.49%) MS Office
3 98 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 72 (2.17%) MS Project
5 48 (1.45%) MS Visio
6 29 (0.87%) Photoshop
7 21 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
8 18 (0.54%) SPSS
9 16 (0.48%) InfoPath
10 11 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.18%) InDesign
12 5 (0.15%) Stata
13 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
13 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.060%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.030%) PowerPivot
15 1 (0.030%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 102 (3.07%) Oracle EBS
2 97 (2.92%) SAP MM
3 73 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 47 (1.42%) SAP SD
5 42 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 34 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
7 32 (0.96%) Magento
8 31 (0.93%) SAP PP
8 31 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
9 29 (0.87%) SAP SCM
10 27 (0.81%) SAP WM
11 23 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 22 (0.66%) SAP MDM
13 21 (0.63%) SAP FI
13 21 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
13 21 (0.63%) SAP CO
14 18 (0.54%) SAP CRM
15 16 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
15 16 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
15 16 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 118 (3.55%) SaaS
2 72 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (1.87%) Office 365
4 50 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (0.99%) IaaS
6 20 (0.60%) GitHub
7 18 (0.54%) Yammer
8 16 (0.48%) PaaS
9 9 (0.27%) Force.com
10 7 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (0.12%) Terremark
11 4 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.060%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.030%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.030%) Trello
13 1 (0.030%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 83 (2.50%) Internet
2 44 (1.32%) Unified Communications
3 37 (1.11%) Wireless
4 33 (0.99%) WAN
5 29 (0.87%) LAN
6 28 (0.84%) Network Security
7 22 (0.66%) Firewall
8 20 (0.60%) Broadband
8 20 (0.60%) VoIP
9 18 (0.54%) Ethernet
10 17 (0.51%) MPLS
10 17 (0.51%) NGN
11 15 (0.45%) VPN
12 13 (0.39%) Radio Access Network
12 13 (0.39%) Intranet
13 12 (0.36%) TCP/IP
13 12 (0.36%) SAN
14 11 (0.33%) LTE
15 10 (0.30%) TETRA
16 9 (0.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (4.28%) SQL Server
2 76 (2.29%) Big Data
3 68 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 58 (1.75%) SAP Data Services
6 55 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 55 (1.66%) DataStage
7 54 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (1.02%) Data Mining
9 33 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (0.72%) MySQL
12 22 (0.66%) QlikView
12 22 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 22 (0.66%) OLAP
12 22 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
13 20 (0.60%) Hadoop
14 18 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 59 (1.78%) Git (software)
2 36 (1.08%) Axure RP
3 34 (1.02%) Jenkins
4 25 (0.75%) RequisitePro
5 24 (0.72%) CaliberRM
5 24 (0.72%) FrontPage
5 24 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
5 24 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
6 23 (0.69%) Cucumber
6 23 (0.69%) Eclipse
6 23 (0.69%) LSMW
6 23 (0.69%) JIRA
7 20 (0.60%) Jasmine
8 15 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (0.42%) Subversion
9 14 (0.42%) JUnit
10 10 (0.30%) Visual Studio
11 9 (0.27%) Moq
11 9 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.27%) NUnit
General
1 896 (26.98%) Finance
2 732 (22.04%) Marketing
3 375 (11.29%) Telecoms
4 264 (7.95%) Retail
5 223 (6.71%) Legal
6 160 (4.82%) Banking
7 108 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 95 (2.86%) Advertising
9 79 (2.38%) Manufacturing
10 62 (1.87%) Law
11 61 (1.84%) Billing
12 40 (1.20%) Automotive
13 39 (1.17%) Games
13 39 (1.17%) Back Office
14 33 (0.99%) German Language
15 31 (0.93%) Investment Banking
16 30 (0.90%) Front Office
17 29 (0.87%) Electronics
18 27 (0.81%) French Language
19 26 (0.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 754 (22.70%) Consultant
2 361 (10.87%) Business Manager
3 355 (10.69%) Development Manager
4 336 (10.12%) Business Development Manager
5 290 (8.73%) Architect
6 281 (8.46%) SAP Consultant
7 188 (5.66%) Sales Manager
8 187 (5.63%) Developer
9 180 (5.42%) Account Manager
10 170 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
11 154 (4.64%) Analyst
12 141 (4.25%) Senior Manager
13 140 (4.22%) Sales Executive
14 137 (4.13%) SAP MM Consultant
15 119 (3.58%) Managing Consultant
16 105 (3.16%) Project Manager
17 100 (3.01%) Business Analyst
18 86 (2.59%) Business Development Executive
19 83 (2.50%) SAP Manager
20 80 (2.41%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (5.15%) HTML
2 146 (4.40%) .NET
3 124 (3.73%) CSS
4 89 (2.68%) Web Services
5 74 (2.23%) HTML5
6 64 (1.93%) XML
6 64 (1.93%) ASP.NET
7 63 (1.90%) jQuery
8 45 (1.36%) CSS3
9 41 (1.23%) Ajax
9 41 (1.23%) .NET Framework
10 40 (1.20%) Middleware
10 40 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
11 37 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
12 30 (0.90%) Spring
13 29 (0.87%) WCF
14 28 (0.84%) WPF
14 28 (0.84%) J2EE
14 28 (0.84%) XSLT
14 28 (0.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 358 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 198 (5.96%) User Experience
3 177 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 126 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 94 (2.83%) Social Media
6 93 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 87 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
8 59 (1.78%) Life Science
9 58 (1.75%) Open Source
10 54 (1.63%) PMI
11 48 (1.45%) Data Integration
12 47 (1.42%) Visualisation
13 44 (1.32%) Blog
14 38 (1.14%) Mathematics
15 37 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 33 (0.99%) FMCG
17 29 (0.87%) Economics
18 25 (0.75%) NHS
19 22 (0.66%) Statistics
19 22 (0.66%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 144 (4.34%) Windows
2 56 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 52 (1.57%) Linux
4 49 (1.48%) Android
5 42 (1.26%) UNIX
6 19 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.24%) Windows NT
8 7 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.18%) Solaris
10 5 (0.15%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.12%) CentOS
11 4 (0.12%) AIX
11 4 (0.12%) HPUX
11 4 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.090%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.090%) Tizen
12 3 (0.090%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.030%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 623 (18.76%) Project Management
2 460 (13.85%) Coaching
3 374 (11.26%) CRM
4 331 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
5 269 (8.10%) Risk Management
6 258 (7.77%) SAP Implementation
7 250 (7.53%) B2B
8 229 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 208 (6.26%) E-Commerce
10 201 (6.05%) Mentoring
11 196 (5.90%) Service Delivery
12 166 (5.00%) Data Management
13 160 (4.82%) Analytics
14 154 (4.64%) PRINCE2
15 152 (4.58%) ITIL
16 149 (4.49%) Software Engineering
17 144 (4.34%) Migration
18 130 (3.91%) ERP
19 125 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
20 121 (3.64%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 218 (6.56%) ABAP
2 203 (6.11%) SQL
3 177 (5.33%) Java
4 175 (5.27%) JavaScript
5 135 (4.07%) C
6 98 (2.95%) C#
7 59 (1.78%) C++
8 39 (1.17%) Python
9 37 (1.11%) Ruby
10 30 (0.90%) PHP
11 29 (0.87%) PL/SQL
12 19 (0.57%) R
12 19 (0.57%) MATLAB
13 18 (0.54%) T-SQL
14 15 (0.45%) VB
15 12 (0.36%) Objective-C
15 12 (0.36%) Perl
16 11 (0.33%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.21%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.18%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 776 (23.37%) Degree
2 136 (4.10%) Security Cleared
3 71 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 70 (2.11%) PMI Certification
5 52 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 46 (1.39%) MBA
7 38 (1.14%) MCP
7 38 (1.14%) ISEB
8 30 (0.90%) MCITP
8 30 (0.90%) PMP
9 29 (0.87%) DV Cleared
10 27 (0.81%) MCSD
10 27 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 24 (0.72%) CISSP
11 24 (0.72%) MCDBA
12 21 (0.63%) CIMA
13 19 (0.57%) ACCA
14 15 (0.45%) CISA
14 15 (0.45%) CISM
15 14 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (3.37%) QA
2 54 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 46 (1.39%) SLA
4 23 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 22 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.63%) COBIT
7 15 (0.45%) WAI
8 12 (0.36%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.24%) ISO 8583
10 5 (0.15%) HL7
11 2 (0.060%) Basel III
12 1 (0.030%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.030%) EMIR
12 1 (0.030%) Basel II
12 1 (0.030%) TickIT
12 1 (0.030%) DICOM
System Software
1 37 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 25 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.42%) Firmware
5 10 (0.30%) XenServer
6 9 (0.27%) vSphere
7 7 (0.21%) HDFS
8 6 (0.18%) ISA Server
9 5 (0.15%) UAG
9 5 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.090%) Xen
11 2 (0.060%) Varnish
12 1 (0.030%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.030%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.030%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (0.42%) SCCM
1 14 (0.42%) SCOM
2 9 (0.27%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.15%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.12%) Puppet
7 3 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.090%) MOM
8 2 (0.060%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.030%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.030%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.030%) OpenView
Vendors
1 534 (16.08%) SAP
2 424 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 354 (10.66%) Oracle
4 166 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 116 (3.49%) IBM
6 97 (2.92%) Informatica
7 92 (2.77%) VMware
8 87 (2.62%) Cisco
9 59 (1.78%) HP
10 41 (1.23%) Cognizant
11 36 (1.08%) Google
12 34 (1.02%) Citrix
13 32 (0.96%) Cognos
14 30 (0.90%) Hitachi
14 30 (0.90%) Business Objects
15 28 (0.84%) hybris
16 27 (0.81%) Adobe
16 27 (0.81%) Huawei
17 26 (0.78%) Hyperion
18 25 (0.75%) NetApp
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bens
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + holiday & benefits
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £62000 per annum
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