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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 134 136 125
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 29 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.98% 0.78% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.90% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 31
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £50,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -11.21%
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
2645 2673 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.54% 86.87% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1689 1693 1849
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
Edinburgh +16 19 £48,750 +14.70% 8
West Lothian - 4 - -
Glasgow -25 3 £23,500 -41.25% 2
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 18 (36.73%) Project Management
3 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.45%) Banking
5 9 (18.37%) ERP
5 9 (18.37%) QA
6 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
7 7 (14.29%) Marketing
7 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.24%) HTML
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle
8 6 (12.24%) Statistics
8 6 (12.24%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
8 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.24%) People Management
9 5 (10.20%) Advertising
9 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.20%) SLA
9 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.20%) CSS
10 4 (8.16%) ITIL
10 4 (8.16%) SQL
10 4 (8.16%) .NET
10 4 (8.16%) Unix
10 4 (8.16%) Flash
10 4 (8.16%) SMS
10 4 (8.16%) CIMA
10 4 (8.16%) CISA

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) SMS
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.04%) ProC
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Marketing
4 5 (10.20%) Advertising
5 3 (6.12%) Publishing
6 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.04%) Billing
7 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.04%) Games
7 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Legal
7 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Consultant
2 9 (18.37%) Recruitment Consultant
3 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (10.20%) IT Manager
4 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Audit Manager
5 4 (8.16%) IT Assistant
5 4 (8.16%) IT Audit Manager
5 4 (8.16%) IT Risk Manager
5 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Risk Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) CSS
3 4 (8.16%) .NET
3 4 (8.16%) Flash
4 2 (4.08%) Ajax
4 2 (4.08%) jQuery
4 2 (4.08%) XML
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.04%) CGI
5 1 (2.04%) JSON
5 1 (2.04%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Statistics
3 3 (6.12%) Graphic Design
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Project Management
2 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (18.37%) ERP
4 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.24%) People Management
5 6 (12.24%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.16%) Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.16%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (8.16%) Internal Audit
7 4 (8.16%) ITIL
7 4 (8.16%) ITSM
7 4 (8.16%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.16%) Practice Management
7 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C#
2 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (8.16%) CIMA
2 4 (8.16%) CISA
2 4 (8.16%) ISEB
3 3 (6.12%) ACCA
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) QiCA
4 1 (2.04%) APMP
4 1 (2.04%) CRISC
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) QA
2 5 (10.20%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Cadence
3 3 (6.12%) Adobe
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) Dell
4 1 (2.04%) HP
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