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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 169 145 192
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +47
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 88 99 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 1.41% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.82% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 38 65 46
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £70,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
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
6084 5443 5726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.66% 77.49% 77.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4828 4601 4991
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,419
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 -35 39 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Cheshire -9 24 £29,000 -42.00% 4
Lancashire +16 18 £28,000 -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 68 (32.54%) Finance
2 54 (25.84%) Project Management
3 45 (21.53%) Marketing
4 44 (21.05%) Degree
5 42 (20.10%) Microsoft
6 24 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (11.00%) Service Delivery
8 22 (10.53%) CRM
9 18 (8.61%) ITIL
9 18 (8.61%) Office 365
10 17 (8.13%) MS Excel
10 17 (8.13%) Internet
10 17 (8.13%) Risk Management
10 17 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (7.66%) SQL
11 16 (7.66%) B2B
11 16 (7.66%) PMI Certification
11 16 (7.66%) Analytics
12 15 (7.18%) C
12 15 (7.18%) .NET
12 15 (7.18%) PMI
12 15 (7.18%) CMMI
12 15 (7.18%) Advertising
12 15 (7.18%) VMware
12 15 (7.18%) Information Security
12 15 (7.18%) German Language
12 15 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (6.70%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.70%) Telecoms
14 13 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 12 (5.74%) SAS
2 6 (2.87%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.96%) Drupal
4 1 (0.48%) Lync
4 1 (0.48%) CMS
4 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.48%) IIS
4 1 (0.48%) Apache
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (8.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.96%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.96%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.48%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.48%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.48%) Exchequer
3 1 (0.48%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.48%) Agresso
3 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.61%) Office 365
2 15 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.44%) SaaS
4 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.13%) Internet
2 8 (3.83%) VoIP
3 7 (3.35%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.48%) LAN
4 1 (0.48%) WAN
4 1 (0.48%) SAN
4 1 (0.48%) MPLS
4 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.48%) Wireless
4 1 (0.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.96%) OLAP
3 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.96%) Spotfire
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (0.96%) QlikView
3 2 (0.96%) Pentaho
3 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.96%) Big Data
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.96%) JUnit
1 2 (0.96%) Bugzilla
1 2 (0.96%) JIRA
1 2 (0.96%) Selenium
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 68 (32.54%) Finance
2 45 (21.53%) Marketing
3 15 (7.18%) German Language
3 15 (7.18%) Advertising
4 14 (6.70%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.74%) Retail
6 5 (2.39%) Banking
6 5 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.44%) Front Office
7 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.44%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.44%) French Language
8 2 (0.96%) Military
9 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.48%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (19.62%) Consultant
2 25 (11.96%) Business Manager
3 23 (11.00%) Development Manager
4 18 (8.61%) Business Development Manager
5 17 (8.13%) Project Manager
6 16 (7.66%) Architect
7 15 (7.18%) Security Consultant
7 15 (7.18%) Digital Project Manager
8 14 (6.70%) Sales Executive
9 12 (5.74%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (5.74%) Analyst
10 10 (4.78%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (4.78%) Sales Consultant
10 10 (4.78%) Strategy Analyst
11 8 (3.83%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.35%) Account Manager
13 6 (2.87%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (2.87%) Systems Manager
13 6 (2.87%) Security Specialist
13 6 (2.87%) Business Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.18%) .NET
2 10 (4.78%) HTML
2 10 (4.78%) CSS
3 9 (4.31%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.91%) COM
5 2 (0.96%) XML
5 2 (0.96%) XSLT
6 1 (0.48%) LAMP
6 1 (0.48%) jQuery
6 1 (0.48%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.18%) PMI
2 13 (6.22%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.78%) Open Source
4 7 (3.35%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.87%) Social Media
6 3 (1.44%) IVR
7 2 (0.96%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.96%) GIS
7 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.96%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.96%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.96%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.48%) Physics
8 1 (0.48%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.96%) Linux
1 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000
1 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
1 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
1 2 (0.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.48%) Solaris
2 1 (0.48%) UNIX
2 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.84%) Project Management
2 24 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (11.00%) Service Delivery
4 22 (10.53%) CRM
5 18 (8.61%) ITIL
6 17 (8.13%) Risk Management
6 17 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (7.66%) B2B
7 16 (7.66%) Analytics
8 15 (7.18%) CMMI
8 15 (7.18%) Information Security
9 14 (6.70%) E-Commerce
10 11 (5.26%) Content Management
10 11 (5.26%) Cyber Security
11 10 (4.78%) Data Analysis
11 10 (4.78%) ERP
11 10 (4.78%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.78%) MVC
12 9 (4.31%) UML
12 9 (4.31%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.66%) SQL
2 15 (7.18%) C
3 11 (5.26%) C#
4 9 (4.31%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.39%) Java
6 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (21.05%) Degree
2 16 (7.66%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.96%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.48%) VTSP
4 1 (0.48%) CISM
4 1 (0.48%) CCSP
4 1 (0.48%) CISSP
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.87%) vSphere
3 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.48%) XenApp
3 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (20.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.18%) VMware
3 12 (5.74%) NetApp
4 11 (5.26%) HP
5 10 (4.78%) EMC
6 8 (3.83%) Cisco
6 8 (3.83%) Oracle
7 7 (3.35%) Avaya
7 7 (3.35%) Mitel
8 6 (2.87%) 3PAR
8 6 (2.87%) BMC
8 6 (2.87%) SAP
9 2 (0.96%) Adobe
9 2 (0.96%) CommVault
9 2 (0.96%) Citrix
9 2 (0.96%) Dell
9 2 (0.96%) Tableau
9 2 (0.96%) Netezza
9 2 (0.96%) Teradata
9 2 (0.96%) Sage
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £29000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + PA + £5,000 car allowance + un
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Negotiable, plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + OTE 48K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Ascent People
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE 40K + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Double ote
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £42000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Three People
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + uncapped + car + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Posted: 24 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago