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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 136 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 23 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.74% 1.33% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.61% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 17
Average salary £42,500 £49,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.14% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,500 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
2603 2856 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.10% 82.28% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1885 1458
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -10 11 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Glasgow +12 6 - -
Stirling - 2 - -
Ayrshire - 2 - -
Dundee +7 1 £35,000 -21.19%
Fife - 1 £50,000 -
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 15 (19.74%) Marketing
3 13 (17.11%) HTML
3 13 (17.11%) SQL
3 13 (17.11%) CSS
4 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 12 (15.79%) MVC
5 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.47%) Degree
6 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
6 10 (13.16%) HTML5
6 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
7 9 (11.84%) CSS3
7 9 (11.84%) Java
7 9 (11.84%) Spring
8 8 (10.53%) OO
8 8 (10.53%) Project Management
9 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (9.21%) Hibernate
9 7 (9.21%) Sybase
9 7 (9.21%) Visual Studio
9 7 (9.21%) Struts
9 7 (9.21%) Subversion
9 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.21%) JIRA
9 7 (9.21%) Spring MVC
9 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
9 7 (9.21%) JPA

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.95%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.63%) Mule
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Subversion
1 7 (9.21%) JIRA
1 7 (9.21%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.63%) NUnit
2 2 (2.63%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.63%) ReSharper
2 2 (2.63%) Firebug
2 2 (2.63%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 15 (19.74%) Marketing
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Law
5 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.32%) French Language
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Developer
2 8 (10.53%) Sales Manager
2 8 (10.53%) Business Manager
3 6 (7.89%) Business Development Manager
3 6 (7.89%) Analyst
3 6 (7.89%) Development Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) Business Development Director
6 3 (3.95%) Account Director
7 2 (2.63%) Sales Director
7 2 (2.63%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) Services Director
7 2 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.63%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Technical Manager
7 2 (2.63%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Business Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) HTML
1 13 (17.11%) CSS
2 10 (13.16%) HTML5
3 9 (11.84%) CSS3
3 9 (11.84%) Spring
4 7 (9.21%) Hibernate
4 7 (9.21%) Struts
4 7 (9.21%) Spring MVC
4 7 (9.21%) JPA
5 6 (7.89%) jQuery
6 4 (5.26%) .NET
6 4 (5.26%) Java EE
7 2 (2.63%) Ajax
7 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.63%) Spring Integration
7 2 (2.63%) Kendo UI
7 2 (2.63%) J2EE
7 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.63%) XML
7 2 (2.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
3 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) Open Source
3 3 (3.95%) Social Media
4 2 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.63%) Equities
4 2 (2.63%) Derivative
4 2 (2.63%) Wiki
4 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.79%) MVC
2 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
3 8 (10.53%) OO
3 8 (10.53%) Project Management
4 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
4 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
4 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (7.89%) B2B
6 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.58%) Coaching
7 4 (5.26%) Validation
7 4 (5.26%) Time Management
8 3 (3.95%) TDD
8 3 (3.95%) Data Management
8 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.95%) OOD
8 3 (3.95%) Web Development
9 2 (2.63%) WFM
9 2 (2.63%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) SQL
2 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.84%) Java
4 4 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.63%) XPath
6 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) ISEB
2 4 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.63%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Sybase
3 4 (5.26%) Telerik
4 2 (2.63%) GoldenSource
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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