The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 118 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 37 60 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.21% 1.56% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.89% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 34
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £106,000 £102,500 £53,550
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
Business Development
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2664 3182 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.37% 82.80% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 2120 1506
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Development
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Business Development Salary Trend in Scotland

Business Development
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Development across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Business Development Salary Histogram in Scotland

Business Development
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Glasgow +14 15 £36,000 -55.00% 4
Edinburgh -9 15 £100,000 +73.91%
Stirling - 3 - -
Aberdeen +20 2 £69,750 +86.00%
West Lothian -8 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (32.76%) Marketing
2 17 (29.31%) Finance
3 14 (24.14%) Degree
3 14 (24.14%) SQL
4 10 (17.24%) Banking
4 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 8 (13.79%) Project Management
6 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
6 7 (12.07%) Oracle
6 7 (12.07%) Java
6 7 (12.07%) CRM
6 7 (12.07%) QA
6 7 (12.07%) Open Source
7 6 (10.34%) Spring
7 6 (10.34%) Validation
7 6 (10.34%) OO
8 5 (8.62%) SOA
8 5 (8.62%) HTML
8 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
8 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
8 5 (8.62%) MVC
8 5 (8.62%) Middleware
8 5 (8.62%) B2B
8 5 (8.62%) Migration
8 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.62%) Retail
8 5 (8.62%) Data Management
8 5 (8.62%) SaaS

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (6.90%) Mule
2 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) SPSS
2 1 (1.72%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) DB2
3 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) Toad
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 19 (32.76%) Marketing
2 17 (29.31%) Finance
3 10 (17.24%) Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Retail
4 5 (8.62%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Advertising
5 2 (3.45%) Dutch Language
5 2 (3.45%) French Language
5 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) Sales Manager
2 7 (12.07%) Consultant
3 5 (8.62%) Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Development Manager
3 5 (8.62%) Business Development Manager
3 5 (8.62%) Business Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Test Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Architect
4 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Technical Leader
5 3 (5.17%) Business Development Director
6 2 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Business Development Executive
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Account Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Recruitment Consultant
6 2 (3.45%) Account Manager
7 1 (1.72%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) Spring
2 5 (8.62%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) Middleware
3 4 (6.90%) CSS
3 4 (6.90%) .NET
3 4 (6.90%) J2EE
3 4 (6.90%) HTML5
3 4 (6.90%) CSS3
3 4 (6.90%) Spring Integration
3 4 (6.90%) JMS
4 3 (5.17%) jQuery
5 2 (3.45%) JPA
5 2 (3.45%) Ajax
5 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.45%) Java EE
5 2 (3.45%) Spring MVC
5 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.45%) Struts
5 2 (3.45%) XML
5 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (6.90%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) Fixed Income
2 4 (6.90%) Equities
2 4 (6.90%) Derivative
2 4 (6.90%) Wiki
2 4 (6.90%) Reference Data
2 4 (6.90%) Social Media
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
2 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (13.79%) Project Management
3 7 (12.07%) CRM
3 7 (12.07%) Open Source
4 6 (10.34%) OO
4 6 (10.34%) Validation
5 5 (8.62%) Migration
5 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.62%) SOA
5 5 (8.62%) B2B
5 5 (8.62%) MVC
5 5 (8.62%) Data Management
6 4 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.90%) Workflow
6 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.90%) Information Management
6 4 (6.90%) Supplier Management
6 4 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.17%) C
4 3 (5.17%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) XPath
5 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (6.90%) ISEB
3 2 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.72%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) TIBCO
2 4 (6.90%) GoldenSource
3 2 (3.45%) Telerik
3 2 (3.45%) Sybase
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) EMC
4 1 (1.72%) CommVault
4 1 (1.72%) NetApp
4 1 (1.72%) Twitter
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