The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 152 156 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 112 103 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.56% 1.40% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.79% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 60 80 109
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +97.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5836 5741 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.22% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 4720 4681
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Development
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 57 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Cheshire +14 40 £40,000 -28.88% 7
Merseyside -7 10 £33,000 +32.00% 2
Lancashire +5 2 £30,000 -40.59% 1
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 63 (36.21%) Project Management
2 43 (24.71%) Finance
3 34 (19.54%) Degree
4 33 (18.97%) Microsoft
5 31 (17.82%) Marketing
6 23 (13.22%) Analytics
7 22 (12.64%) MS Excel
8 20 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (9.20%) PRINCE2
10 16 (9.20%) German Language
11 14 (8.05%) QA
11 14 (8.05%) SQL
12 13 (7.47%) XML
12 13 (7.47%) ERP
12 13 (7.47%) Validation
12 13 (7.47%) VMware
12 13 (7.47%) Data Management
13 12 (6.90%) HP
13 12 (6.90%) Oracle
13 12 (6.90%) SQL Server
14 11 (6.32%) MS Office
14 11 (6.32%) Risk Management
14 11 (6.32%) NetApp
14 11 (6.32%) EMC
14 11 (6.32%) French Language
14 11 (6.32%) Content Management
14 11 (6.32%) Information Management
14 11 (6.32%) Retail
14 11 (6.32%) Data Protection

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (5.75%) SAS
2 8 (4.60%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) CMS
5 1 (0.57%) Lync
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.15%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.57%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.57%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.60%) Internet
2 6 (3.45%) FTP
2 6 (3.45%) HTTP
3 2 (1.15%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.15%) Wireless
3 2 (1.15%) MPLS
3 2 (1.15%) DSL
3 2 (1.15%) VoIP
4 1 (0.57%) WAN
4 1 (0.57%) LAN
4 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.75%) Big Data
3 8 (4.60%) Pentaho
3 8 (4.60%) Hadoop
3 8 (4.60%) QlikView
3 8 (4.60%) Oracle OLAP
3 8 (4.60%) Spotfire
3 8 (4.60%) OLAP
4 4 (2.30%) MySQL
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.15%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.57%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Bugzilla
1 2 (1.15%) JIRA
1 2 (1.15%) Selenium
1 2 (1.15%) JUnit
2 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 43 (24.71%) Finance
2 31 (17.82%) Marketing
3 16 (9.20%) German Language
4 11 (6.32%) French Language
4 11 (6.32%) Retail
5 8 (4.60%) Advertising
5 8 (4.60%) Banking
5 8 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.87%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.72%) Front Office
8 2 (1.15%) Military
8 2 (1.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (21.26%) Consultant
2 27 (15.52%) Business Manager
3 23 (13.22%) Project Manager
4 22 (12.64%) Development Manager
5 21 (12.07%) Architect
6 18 (10.34%) Business Development Manager
7 16 (9.20%) Analyst
8 15 (8.62%) Digital Project Manager
9 13 (7.47%) Business Development Executive
10 10 (5.75%) Strategy Analyst
10 10 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 10 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (5.17%) Business Consultant
12 8 (4.60%) Sales Executive
13 7 (4.02%) Developer
13 7 (4.02%) Software Manager
13 7 (4.02%) Systems Manager
13 7 (4.02%) Business Systems Manager
13 7 (4.02%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.47%) XML
2 9 (5.17%) .NET
3 8 (4.60%) XSLT
4 6 (3.45%) EDIFACT
5 5 (2.87%) HTML
5 5 (2.87%) EDI
6 4 (2.30%) CSS
7 3 (1.72%) XSL
8 2 (1.15%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.57%) SOAP
9 1 (0.57%) Web Services
9 1 (0.57%) XSD
9 1 (0.57%) XHTML
9 1 (0.57%) WSDL
9 1 (0.57%) UDDI
9 1 (0.57%) Middleware
9 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.57%) jQuery
9 1 (0.57%) LAMP
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.32%) Data Integration
2 9 (5.17%) Data Conversion
3 8 (4.60%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.60%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.02%) Social Media
5 6 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.30%) TRADACOMS
7 3 (1.72%) IVR
7 3 (1.72%) Open Source
8 2 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.15%) Life Science
8 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.57%) NHS
9 1 (0.57%) Statistics
9 1 (0.57%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.57%) SCADA
9 1 (0.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.72%) Windows
2 2 (1.15%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.15%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.15%) Linux
2 2 (1.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.21%) Project Management
2 23 (13.22%) Analytics
3 20 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (9.20%) PRINCE2
6 13 (7.47%) ERP
6 13 (7.47%) Validation
6 13 (7.47%) Data Management
7 11 (6.32%) Risk Management
7 11 (6.32%) Content Management
7 11 (6.32%) Information Management
7 11 (6.32%) Data Protection
8 10 (5.75%) Data Analysis
8 10 (5.75%) Project Planning
8 10 (5.75%) Use Case
8 10 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (5.75%) ETL
9 9 (5.17%) B2B
9 9 (5.17%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.05%) SQL
2 8 (4.60%) Java
3 6 (3.45%) ActionScript 2.0
3 6 (3.45%) PHP
3 6 (3.45%) ActionScript
4 4 (2.30%) C#
5 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.57%) C
6 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (19.54%) Degree
2 5 (2.87%) CCA
3 4 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.72%) CISSP
5 2 (1.15%) VTSP
5 2 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.15%) CCSP
5 2 (1.15%) CISM
6 1 (0.57%) CISA
6 1 (0.57%) ACCA
6 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.05%) QA
2 4 (2.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.60%) vSphere
3 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.57%) XenApp
4 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.47%) VMware
3 12 (6.90%) HP
3 12 (6.90%) Oracle
4 11 (6.32%) NetApp
4 11 (6.32%) EMC
5 8 (4.60%) 3PAR
5 8 (4.60%) Tableau
5 8 (4.60%) Teradata
5 8 (4.60%) Netezza
5 8 (4.60%) BMC
5 8 (4.60%) SAP
6 5 (2.87%) Cisco
7 4 (2.30%) Sage
8 3 (1.72%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.72%) Citrix
9 2 (1.15%) Mitel
9 2 (1.15%) Google
9 2 (1.15%) Avaya
9 2 (1.15%) Epicor
Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + commission (OTE £50K)
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £28,000 to £34,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous commission and bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 50000-80000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £40k
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £18 - £25 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Basic & Commission = £35k OTE
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + commission
Posted: 24 days ago