The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 22 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.63% 2.34% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.80% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -11.21%
Business Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 143 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.11% 83.63% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 83 88 106
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Business Development
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Development Salary Trend in the Midlands

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (66.67%) SIEM
1 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (11.11%) SAP QM
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Handset
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Broadband
1 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Business Development Manager
1 7 (77.78%) Business Manager
1 7 (77.78%) Development Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Handset
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware