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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 172 150 159
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 78 112 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 1.56% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.89% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 80
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +13.00%
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
5507 5922 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.55% 82.63% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4400 4797 4803
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 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 April 2015.

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 April 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
(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 -16 36 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Cheshire -12 21 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Merseyside +11 10 £57,500 +74.24% 2
Cumbria - 6 £62,500 -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 48 (35.82%) Marketing
2 31 (23.13%) Finance
3 28 (20.90%) Project Management
4 19 (14.18%) Degree
5 16 (11.94%) B2B
5 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
6 15 (11.19%) MS Excel
7 14 (10.45%) Advertising
8 12 (8.96%) Oracle
9 11 (8.21%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (8.21%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.46%) User Experience
10 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.72%) CRM
11 9 (6.72%) .NET
11 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (6.72%) Social Media
12 8 (5.97%) Retail
12 8 (5.97%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (5.97%) SQL Server
12 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
12 8 (5.97%) ITIL
13 7 (5.22%) Law
13 7 (5.22%) Telecoms
13 7 (5.22%) Security Cleared
14 6 (4.48%) Monte Carlo Method
14 6 (4.48%) Coaching
14 6 (4.48%) Analytics
14 6 (4.48%) Marketing Strategy
14 6 (4.48%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.99%) IIS
2 4 (2.99%) Apache
3 2 (1.49%) SAS
4 1 (0.75%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (11.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.99%) MS Project
2 4 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.49%) MS Office
5 1 (0.75%) SPSS
5 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.75%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
1 1 (0.75%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.73%) MPLS
2 4 (2.99%) BGP
2 4 (2.99%) FTP
3 3 (2.24%) Internet
4 2 (1.49%) Extranet
4 2 (1.49%) Intranet
4 2 (1.49%) Wireless
5 1 (0.75%) VPLS
5 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) MySQL
3 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.24%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
General
1 48 (35.82%) Marketing
2 31 (23.13%) Finance
3 14 (10.45%) Advertising
4 8 (5.97%) Retail
5 7 (5.22%) Law
5 7 (5.22%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.24%) Front Office
6 3 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.24%) Banking
7 2 (1.49%) Local Government
7 2 (1.49%) Games
7 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (16.42%) Consultant
2 19 (14.18%) Development Manager
3 18 (13.43%) Business Development Manager
3 18 (13.43%) Business Manager
4 17 (12.69%) Recruitment Consultant
5 13 (9.70%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.72%) Business Development Executive
7 8 (5.97%) Architect
8 7 (5.22%) Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) Sales Consultant
8 7 (5.22%) Relationships Manager
8 7 (5.22%) Trainee
9 6 (4.48%) Trainee Consultant
9 6 (4.48%) Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Business Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Account Manager
10 5 (3.73%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.73%) Sales Executive
10 5 (3.73%) Client Relationship Manager
11 4 (2.99%) IT Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.72%) .NET
2 5 (3.73%) HTML
3 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.99%) CSS
4 3 (2.24%) J2EE
5 1 (0.75%) XHTML
5 1 (0.75%) Middleware
5 1 (0.75%) Java EE
5 1 (0.75%) jQuery
5 1 (0.75%) HTML5
5 1 (0.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.46%) User Experience
2 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.72%) Social Media
3 6 (4.48%) Life Science
4 5 (3.73%) EPoS
4 5 (3.73%) NHS
5 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.24%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.24%) Statistics
5 3 (2.24%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.24%) Psychology
5 3 (2.24%) New Media
6 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.49%) Animation
7 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.75%) BBC
7 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.90%) Project Management
2 16 (11.94%) B2B
3 11 (8.21%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (8.21%) Mentoring
4 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2
5 9 (6.72%) CRM
6 8 (5.97%) ITIL
6 8 (5.97%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (4.48%) Coaching
7 6 (4.48%) Analytics
7 6 (4.48%) Monte Carlo Method
7 6 (4.48%) Marketing Strategy
7 6 (4.48%) Service Management
7 6 (4.48%) SEO
7 6 (4.48%) Programme Management
7 6 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.73%) Marketing Intelligence
8 5 (3.73%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.73%) Logistics
8 5 (3.73%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.48%) PHP
1 6 (4.48%) SQL
2 5 (3.73%) C
2 5 (3.73%) C#
3 1 (0.75%) Java
3 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (14.18%) Degree
2 7 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.99%) PMP
3 4 (2.99%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.99%) CCNP
3 4 (2.99%) CCDA
3 4 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.24%) MBA
4 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.49%) ISEB
6 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.75%) HDFS
2 1 (0.75%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.99%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.96%) Oracle
3 5 (3.73%) Google
4 4 (2.99%) Cisco
5 3 (2.24%) SAP
6 2 (1.49%) Fidessa
6 2 (1.49%) HP
6 2 (1.49%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.49%) NetApp
6 2 (1.49%) VMware
7 1 (0.75%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.75%) Teradata
7 1 (0.75%) Lagan
7 1 (0.75%) Northgate
7 1 (0.75%) Civica
7 1 (0.75%) Orchard
7 1 (0.75%) FrontRange
7 1 (0.75%) Zend
7 1 (0.75%) WatchGuard
7 1 (0.75%) SonicWALL
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