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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 172 166 156
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 1762 1866 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.76% 1.79% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.18% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 1189 1108
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
83355 85730 81990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.07% 82.27% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68281 69393 68373
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,063
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 852 £65,000 +4.00% 136
South East +3 516 £55,000 +4.76% 59
West Midlands -13 98 £55,000 - 12
North West -14 70 £35,000 -12.50% 28
South West +5 68 £42,500 +6.25% 22
East of England +19 56 £44,000 -4.34% 16
East Midlands -2 48 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Yorkshire -35 25 £40,000 -37.25% 13
Midlands +8 8 £68,750 +25.00% 2
North East -4 2 £54,250 +28.02% 3
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 934 (27.10%) Finance
2 742 (21.53%) Marketing
3 728 (21.13%) Degree
4 572 (16.60%) Project Management
5 558 (16.19%) SAP
6 438 (12.71%) Microsoft
7 426 (12.36%) Coaching
8 412 (11.96%) CRM
9 401 (11.64%) Telecoms
10 375 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
11 334 (9.69%) Oracle
12 320 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
13 305 (8.85%) MS Excel
14 281 (8.15%) Retail
15 258 (7.49%) B2B
16 247 (7.17%) Mentoring
17 233 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
17 233 (6.76%) SAP Implementation
18 228 (6.62%) SQL
19 224 (6.50%) Risk Management
20 217 (6.30%) Legal
21 207 (6.01%) E-Commerce
22 200 (5.80%) ABAP
23 199 (5.77%) Banking
24 187 (5.43%) Service Delivery
25 181 (5.25%) SQL Server
26 179 (5.19%) Analytics
27 177 (5.14%) ITIL
28 168 (4.88%) Computer Science
29 165 (4.79%) Java

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 110 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 41 (1.19%) SAS
3 40 (1.16%) Lync
4 39 (1.13%) CMS
5 28 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 26 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 25 (0.73%) Apache
8 22 (0.64%) IIS
9 16 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
11 12 (0.35%) Node.js
11 12 (0.35%) Apache Pig
12 11 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
13 10 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.26%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.23%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.17%) JBoss
16 6 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
17 5 (0.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 305 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 162 (4.70%) MS Office
3 86 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 64 (1.86%) MS Project
5 47 (1.36%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.75%) Photoshop
7 24 (0.70%) SPSS
8 22 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
9 20 (0.58%) InfoPath
10 13 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.17%) InDesign
12 3 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.058%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.029%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.029%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.029%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.029%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 93 (2.70%) SAP MM
2 79 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
3 77 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 60 (1.74%) SAP FI
5 58 (1.68%) SAP FI/CO
5 58 (1.68%) SAP CO
6 44 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
7 43 (1.25%) SAP SD
8 34 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
9 31 (0.90%) SAP PP
9 31 (0.90%) SAP SCM
10 29 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
11 28 (0.81%) Magento
12 24 (0.70%) SAP WM
13 20 (0.58%) SAP MDM
14 18 (0.52%) SAP HR
15 16 (0.46%) SAP PS
15 16 (0.46%) SAP CRM
15 16 (0.46%) Oracle Payroll
16 13 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 149 (4.32%) SaaS
2 71 (2.06%) Office 365
3 67 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
5 36 (1.04%) IaaS
6 28 (0.81%) PaaS
7 24 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
8 17 (0.49%) Force.com
9 10 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (0.23%) GitHub
11 7 (0.20%) Terremark
12 3 (0.087%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.029%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.029%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.029%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.029%) Trello
13 1 (0.029%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.029%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 97 (2.81%) Internet
2 75 (2.18%) Unified Communications
3 64 (1.86%) WAN
4 53 (1.54%) VPN
5 52 (1.51%) Ethernet
6 51 (1.48%) MPLS
7 46 (1.33%) Wireless
8 34 (0.99%) VPLS
8 34 (0.99%) TCP/IP
9 29 (0.84%) SAN
10 27 (0.78%) LAN
10 27 (0.78%) Network Security
11 26 (0.75%) VoIP
12 24 (0.70%) Firewall
13 16 (0.46%) Broadband
14 12 (0.35%) ATM
15 11 (0.32%) Frame Relay
16 10 (0.29%) LTE
16 10 (0.29%) Intranet
17 9 (0.26%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (5.25%) SQL Server
2 83 (2.41%) Big Data
3 59 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 58 (1.68%) Oracle Database
5 54 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (1.51%) DataStage
7 51 (1.48%) SAP Data Services
8 43 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 34 (0.99%) Data Mining
11 33 (0.96%) MySQL
12 29 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 28 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 24 (0.70%) MongoDB
14 24 (0.70%) OLAP
15 22 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 20 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
16 20 (0.58%) Hadoop
17 17 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 34 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 33 (0.96%) Axure RP
3 26 (0.75%) JIRA
3 26 (0.75%) Eclipse
4 19 (0.55%) JUnit
5 18 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
6 17 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
6 17 (0.49%) RequisitePro
7 16 (0.46%) FrontPage
7 16 (0.46%) CaliberRM
8 15 (0.44%) LSMW
9 11 (0.32%) Jenkins
10 10 (0.29%) Subversion
10 10 (0.29%) Visual Studio
11 9 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
12 8 (0.23%) Jasmine
13 7 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.17%) Moq
14 6 (0.17%) Maven
14 6 (0.17%) Xcode
General
1 934 (27.10%) Finance
2 742 (21.53%) Marketing
3 401 (11.64%) Telecoms
4 281 (8.15%) Retail
5 217 (6.30%) Legal
6 199 (5.77%) Banking
7 103 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 96 (2.79%) Advertising
9 93 (2.70%) Manufacturing
10 86 (2.50%) Billing
11 78 (2.26%) Back Office
12 76 (2.21%) Law
13 46 (1.33%) Investment Banking
14 44 (1.28%) Games
14 44 (1.28%) Front Office
15 43 (1.25%) Automotive
16 38 (1.10%) Local Government
17 37 (1.07%) Publishing
18 36 (1.04%) Electronics
19 33 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 732 (21.24%) Consultant
2 362 (10.50%) Business Manager
3 357 (10.36%) Development Manager
4 351 (10.19%) Architect
5 339 (9.84%) Business Development Manager
6 258 (7.49%) SAP Consultant
7 202 (5.86%) Solutions Architect
8 195 (5.66%) Account Manager
9 174 (5.05%) Sales Manager
10 172 (4.99%) Sales Executive
11 171 (4.96%) Developer
12 161 (4.67%) Analyst
13 140 (4.06%) Senior Manager
14 125 (3.63%) SAP MM Consultant
15 117 (3.40%) Business Analyst
16 115 (3.34%) Project Manager
17 103 (2.99%) Managing Consultant
18 85 (2.47%) Senior Consultant
19 77 (2.23%) Business Development Executive
19 77 (2.23%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (4.64%) .NET
2 137 (3.98%) HTML
3 106 (3.08%) Web Services
4 92 (2.67%) CSS
5 63 (1.83%) ASP.NET
6 57 (1.65%) XML
7 53 (1.54%) Middleware
8 52 (1.51%) HTML5
9 43 (1.25%) jQuery
10 42 (1.22%) Ajax
11 37 (1.07%) J2EE
12 34 (0.99%) .NET Framework
13 33 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
14 30 (0.87%) SAP PI
14 30 (0.87%) SOAP
15 29 (0.84%) XSLT
16 28 (0.81%) WPF
16 28 (0.81%) Spring
17 27 (0.78%) WCF
17 27 (0.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 375 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 143 (4.15%) User Experience
4 135 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 108 (3.13%) Social Media
6 83 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 78 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 72 (2.09%) Life Science
9 57 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 37 (1.07%) Statistics
10 37 (1.07%) Visualisation
11 36 (1.04%) Data Integration
12 29 (0.84%) FMCG
13 28 (0.81%) Mathematics
13 28 (0.81%) Blog
13 28 (0.81%) PMI
13 28 (0.81%) Open Source
14 25 (0.73%) Economics
15 23 (0.67%) CESG
16 22 (0.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 162 (4.70%) Windows
2 84 (2.44%) Linux
3 55 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 42 (1.22%) Android
5 35 (1.02%) UNIX
6 26 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.32%) CentOS
11 7 (0.20%) Debian
12 6 (0.17%) Windows NT
13 5 (0.15%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.12%) Solaris
15 3 (0.087%) AIX
15 3 (0.087%) HPUX
15 3 (0.087%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.087%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.058%) zOS
16 2 (0.058%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (16.60%) Project Management
2 426 (12.36%) Coaching
3 412 (11.96%) CRM
4 320 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
5 258 (7.49%) B2B
6 247 (7.17%) Mentoring
7 233 (6.76%) SAP Implementation
7 233 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
8 224 (6.50%) Risk Management
9 207 (6.01%) E-Commerce
10 187 (5.43%) Service Delivery
11 179 (5.19%) Analytics
12 177 (5.14%) ITIL
13 156 (4.53%) Migration
14 149 (4.32%) PRINCE2
15 147 (4.27%) Data Management
16 145 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 132 (3.83%) Stakeholder Management
18 131 (3.80%) ERP
19 125 (3.63%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 228 (6.62%) SQL
2 200 (5.80%) ABAP
3 165 (4.79%) Java
4 131 (3.80%) JavaScript
4 131 (3.80%) C
5 101 (2.93%) C#
6 58 (1.68%) C++
7 41 (1.19%) PHP
8 38 (1.10%) Python
9 21 (0.61%) T-SQL
10 19 (0.55%) R
11 18 (0.52%) MATLAB
12 17 (0.49%) PL/SQL
13 14 (0.41%) VB
13 14 (0.41%) Perl
14 13 (0.38%) Objective-C
15 11 (0.32%) Ruby
15 11 (0.32%) Apex Code
16 10 (0.29%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.26%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 728 (21.13%) Degree
2 149 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 77 (2.23%) SC Cleared
4 72 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 54 (1.57%) MBA
6 46 (1.33%) ISEB
7 42 (1.22%) MCP
8 41 (1.19%) MCITP
9 39 (1.13%) PMI Certification
10 35 (1.02%) CIMA
11 34 (0.99%) DV Cleared
11 34 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 33 (0.96%) ACCA
13 28 (0.81%) MCSD
13 28 (0.81%) MCDBA
14 27 (0.78%) PMP
15 26 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
16 20 (0.58%) CISSP
16 20 (0.58%) MCSE
17 18 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (2.73%) QA
2 45 (1.31%) Data Quality
2 45 (1.31%) SLA
2 45 (1.31%) COBIT
3 26 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.44%) WAI
6 13 (0.38%) ISO 8583
7 8 (0.23%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.087%) HL7
8 3 (0.087%) EMIR
8 3 (0.087%) Basel II
8 3 (0.087%) Basel III
8 3 (0.087%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.058%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.058%) MiFID
9 2 (0.058%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.029%) COSO
System Software
1 83 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (1.31%) Hyper-V
2 45 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.61%) Terminal Services
3 21 (0.61%) XenDesktop
4 19 (0.55%) XenServer
5 17 (0.49%) Firmware
6 15 (0.44%) vSphere
7 14 (0.41%) XenApp
8 7 (0.20%) ISA Server
8 7 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (0.20%) UAG
8 7 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (0.20%) vCloud
8 7 (0.20%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.058%) HDFS
10 2 (0.058%) Varnish
11 1 (0.029%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (0.96%) SCCM
2 19 (0.55%) SCOM
3 8 (0.23%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.15%) Data Guard
6 5 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.087%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (0.087%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.058%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.029%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.029%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 558 (16.19%) SAP
2 438 (12.71%) Microsoft
3 334 (9.69%) Oracle
4 154 (4.47%) VMware
5 153 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
6 132 (3.83%) IBM
7 128 (3.71%) Cisco
8 90 (2.61%) HP
9 82 (2.38%) Informatica
10 70 (2.03%) Citrix
11 54 (1.57%) Dell
12 53 (1.54%) Cognizant
13 52 (1.51%) Google
14 38 (1.10%) NetApp
15 37 (1.07%) Hitachi
16 36 (1.04%) Sun
17 35 (1.02%) SunGard
18 32 (0.93%) Adobe
19 31 (0.90%) Wall Street Systems
20 29 (0.84%) EMC
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + Inc. Commission
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Momentum
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Car Allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Derbyshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 22 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Axon Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CBS butler
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search Ltd
Salary: OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35-40K!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CPI Selection
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 78000 - 110,000 package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Centric Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Uncapped Commission (OTE Double) +
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + OTE £80,000 + Excellent Company Be
Posted: 2 days ago