The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 144 177 152
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -25
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 90 79 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.59% 1.20% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.37% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 63
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £74,500 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -4.34%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4906 5760 6039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.66% 87.43% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4132 4579 4873
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Development
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Business Development Salary Trend in the North West

Business Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Business Development Salary Histogram in the North West

Business Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester +23 44 £45,000 +28.57% 17
Cheshire +27 29 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Merseyside +8 8 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Cumbria +6 2 £33,000 -47.20%
Lancashire - 1 £27,500 -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 45 (28.13%) Degree
2 42 (26.25%) Project Management
3 39 (24.38%) Finance
4 32 (20.00%) Marketing
4 32 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 30 (18.75%) CRM
6 26 (16.25%) C#
6 26 (16.25%) .NET
7 25 (15.63%) Java
7 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (15.00%) ITIL
9 23 (14.38%) ISEB
9 23 (14.38%) Presales
10 21 (13.13%) Data Centre
11 20 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 20 (12.50%) QA
12 19 (11.88%) Security Cleared
12 19 (11.88%) Objective-C
12 19 (11.88%) Service Management
12 19 (11.88%) Microsoft
12 19 (11.88%) SQL
13 17 (10.63%) PHP
13 17 (10.63%) C++
13 17 (10.63%) VB.NET
13 17 (10.63%) Oracle
13 17 (10.63%) SQL Server
13 17 (10.63%) Telecoms
13 17 (10.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 17 (10.63%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (10.63%) Ethical Hacking

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (3.13%) CMS
2 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.50%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (1.88%) SAS
4 2 (1.25%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.88%) SPSS
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (8.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (5.63%) SaaS
3 8 (5.00%) IaaS
3 8 (5.00%) PaaS
4 6 (3.75%) Office 365
5 4 (2.50%) GitHub
6 3 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.88%) Heroku
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.63%) Network Security
2 8 (5.00%) Broadband
2 8 (5.00%) SMS
3 5 (3.13%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.88%) VoIP
5 2 (1.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.63%) Extranet
6 1 (0.63%) Internet
6 1 (0.63%) Intranet
6 1 (0.63%) LAN
6 1 (0.63%) WAN
6 1 (0.63%) WebEx
6 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.63%) Wireless
6 1 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.88%) DB2
2 11 (6.88%) MySQL
3 10 (6.25%) Big Data
4 4 (2.50%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.88%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.25%) OLAP
6 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.63%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.63%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Grunt
1 4 (2.50%) Jasmine
1 4 (2.50%) JUnit
2 2 (1.25%) Android Studio
2 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.25%) Gradle
2 2 (1.25%) JBuilder
2 2 (1.25%) RSpec
General
1 39 (24.38%) Finance
2 32 (20.00%) Marketing
3 17 (10.63%) Telecoms
4 13 (8.13%) Manufacturing
5 10 (6.25%) Retail
6 9 (5.63%) Banking
6 9 (5.63%) Publishing
7 8 (5.00%) Law
8 4 (2.50%) Automotive
8 4 (2.50%) Electronics
8 4 (2.50%) Military
8 4 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.88%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.25%) Advertising
10 2 (1.25%) Legal
10 2 (1.25%) Local Government
10 2 (1.25%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.63%) Billing
11 1 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (21.88%) Development Manager
2 34 (21.25%) Business Manager
3 33 (20.63%) Business Development Manager
4 14 (8.75%) Architect
4 14 (8.75%) Consultant
5 13 (8.13%) Analyst
5 13 (8.13%) Senior Manager
6 12 (7.50%) Developer
6 12 (7.50%) Service Manager
7 10 (6.25%) Account Manager
7 10 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.63%) Security Manager
9 8 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (5.00%) IT Manager
9 8 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
10 7 (4.38%) Transition Manager
11 6 (3.75%) Business Development Executive
11 6 (3.75%) Sales Executive
11 6 (3.75%) Sales Manager
11 6 (3.75%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.25%) .NET
2 8 (5.00%) Flash
3 4 (2.50%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (2.50%) JSON
3 4 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (2.50%) REST
3 4 (2.50%) Sass
3 4 (2.50%) Web Services
4 2 (1.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.25%) Apache Flex
4 2 (1.25%) CSS
4 2 (1.25%) HTML
4 2 (1.25%) HTML5
4 2 (1.25%) MXML
4 2 (1.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.63%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.13%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.63%) Blog
3 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.75%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.00%) CMDB
5 8 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.00%) Statistics
6 7 (4.38%) Life Science
7 4 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.50%) Ontologies
7 4 (2.50%) User Experience
7 4 (2.50%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.50%) Wiki
8 3 (1.88%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.88%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.25%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.25%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.25%) Fintech
9 2 (1.25%) Handset
9 2 (1.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (0.63%) Linux
2 1 (0.63%) Unix
2 1 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.25%) Project Management
2 32 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 30 (18.75%) CRM
4 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (15.00%) ITIL
6 23 (14.38%) Presales
7 20 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 19 (11.88%) Service Management
9 17 (10.63%) Ethical Hacking
9 17 (10.63%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (10.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 17 (10.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 16 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 15 (9.38%) B2B
11 15 (9.38%) ITSM
12 14 (8.75%) Line Management
12 14 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (7.50%) Software Engineering
14 11 (6.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.25%) C#
2 25 (15.63%) Java
3 19 (11.88%) Objective-C
3 19 (11.88%) SQL
4 17 (10.63%) C++
4 17 (10.63%) PHP
4 17 (10.63%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.50%) Scala
6 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.25%) Ruby
6 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.25%) VBA
7 1 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (28.13%) Degree
2 23 (14.38%) ISEB
3 19 (11.88%) Security Cleared
4 17 (10.63%) CHECK Team Leader
4 17 (10.63%) CREST Certified
5 9 (5.63%) PMI Certification
5 9 (5.63%) PMP
6 5 (3.13%) Cyber Scheme
6 5 (3.13%) Tigerscheme
7 4 (2.50%) Postgraduate
8 2 (1.25%) CISA
8 2 (1.25%) CISSP
8 2 (1.25%) QiCA
8 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.50%) QA
2 12 (7.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.25%) SEPA
4 1 (0.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.25%) Docker
3 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.63%) Oracle
3 16 (10.00%) IBM
4 11 (6.88%) EMC
4 11 (6.88%) VMware
5 10 (6.25%) Citrix
5 10 (6.25%) HP
6 8 (5.00%) BMC
6 8 (5.00%) Cadence
6 8 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (5.00%) Cisco
6 8 (5.00%) Juniper
6 8 (5.00%) NetApp
7 6 (3.75%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.50%) Remedy
8 4 (2.50%) Xerox
9 3 (1.88%) Teradata
10 2 (1.25%) Dell
10 2 (1.25%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.25%) Symantec
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