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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 127 133 120
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 26 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 1.03% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.27% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 25
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £26,500 £39,424
10% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £93,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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
2636 2682 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.84% 81.27% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1711 1728 1609
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 January 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 January 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
Edinburgh -6 12 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Glasgow +13 10 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Fife - 2 £50,000 -
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
3 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (17.28%) Degree
5 13 (16.05%) HTML
5 13 (16.05%) CSS
6 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 12 (14.81%) MVC
7 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
7 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
7 11 (13.58%) SQL
7 11 (13.58%) Marketing
8 10 (12.35%) HTML5
8 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (11.11%) CSS3
9 9 (11.11%) Project Management
10 7 (8.64%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (8.64%) Hibernate
10 7 (8.64%) Java
10 7 (8.64%) Sybase
10 7 (8.64%) Visual Studio
10 7 (8.64%) Struts
10 7 (8.64%) Spring
10 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.64%) Subversion
10 7 (8.64%) JIRA
10 7 (8.64%) Spring MVC
10 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (4.94%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (6.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Subversion
1 7 (8.64%) JIRA
1 7 (8.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) NUnit
2 2 (2.47%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.47%) ReSharper
2 2 (2.47%) Firebug
2 2 (2.47%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Marketing
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.47%) Law
4 2 (2.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 8 (9.88%) Analyst
4 7 (8.64%) Development Manager
4 7 (8.64%) Business Development Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Technical Leader
5 5 (6.17%) Sales Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Test Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Resourcer
6 4 (4.94%) Recruitment Resourcer
7 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Support Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Services Director
7 3 (3.70%) Account Director
7 3 (3.70%) Business Development Director
7 3 (3.70%) Project Support Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Sales Director
8 2 (2.47%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) HTML
1 13 (16.05%) CSS
2 10 (12.35%) HTML5
3 9 (11.11%) CSS3
4 7 (8.64%) Spring MVC
4 7 (8.64%) JPA
4 7 (8.64%) Struts
4 7 (8.64%) Hibernate
4 7 (8.64%) Spring
5 6 (7.41%) jQuery
6 4 (4.94%) Java EE
6 4 (4.94%) .NET
7 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.47%) XML
7 2 (2.47%) Ajax
7 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.47%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) PMI
3 4 (4.94%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) e-Health
4 1 (1.23%) Social Media
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
2 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (14.81%) MVC
4 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
5 9 (11.11%) Project Management
6 7 (8.64%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.64%) Coaching
6 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
7 6 (7.41%) ITIL
7 6 (7.41%) OO
7 6 (7.41%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.17%) B2B
8 5 (6.17%) CMMI
9 4 (4.94%) Time Management
10 3 (3.70%) OOD
10 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.70%) TDD
11 2 (2.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
1 11 (13.58%) SQL
2 7 (8.64%) Java
3 5 (6.17%) C
4 4 (4.94%) C#
5 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (4.94%) ISEB
4 2 (2.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) Sybase
3 4 (4.94%) Telerik
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) Adobe
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