The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 53 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.50% 0.95% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.07% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +13.00%
Business Development
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
335 374 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 84.38% 88.84% 81.99%
Number of salaries quoted 231 333 297
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
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 Luton

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Business Development
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Business Development Salary Trend in Luton

Business Development
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Sales Executive
1 2 (40.00%) IT Sales Executive
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Telesales Executive
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) VMware