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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 131 135 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -43
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 34 37 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.08% 1.02% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.22% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 57
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £26,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £81,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +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
2794 3022 2671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.64% 83.62% 82.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1989 1736
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
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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 -3 18 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Glasgow +20 16 £79,500 +59.00% 4
West Lothian - 1 £42,500 -
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 21 (29.58%) SQL
3 19 (26.76%) Marketing
4 18 (25.35%) Oracle
5 15 (21.13%) Banking
6 13 (18.31%) Degree
7 12 (16.90%) Java
7 12 (16.90%) Open Source
7 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
7 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (15.49%) Migration
9 10 (14.08%) B2B
9 10 (14.08%) Analytics
10 9 (12.68%) Project Management
10 9 (12.68%) DB2
10 9 (12.68%) Retail
10 9 (12.68%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
12 7 (9.86%) HTML
12 7 (9.86%) CRM
12 7 (9.86%) SPSS
12 7 (9.86%) Toad
12 7 (9.86%) QA
12 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
12 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
13 6 (8.45%) Big Data
13 6 (8.45%) Hadoop

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 6 (8.45%) SAS
2 5 (7.04%) Apache
2 5 (7.04%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (5.63%) Mule
4 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) SPSS
2 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (5.63%) SaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Office 365
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) DNS
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) DB2
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.45%) Big Data
4 6 (8.45%) Pentaho
4 6 (8.45%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.04%) Apache Hive
5 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.04%) HBase
5 5 (7.04%) Mahout
5 5 (7.04%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.04%) Triplestore
5 5 (7.04%) Sqoop
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.41%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Toad
2 5 (7.04%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (4.23%) ProC
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 19 (26.76%) Marketing
3 15 (21.13%) Banking
4 9 (12.68%) Retail
5 5 (7.04%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.82%) Dutch Language
6 2 (2.82%) French Language
6 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.82%) Advertising
7 1 (1.41%) Law
7 1 (1.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (14.08%) Consultant
2 9 (12.68%) Architect
2 9 (12.68%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Business Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Business Development Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Development Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Data Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Big Data Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Sales Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Business Development Director
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.23%) Recruitment Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Account Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) HTML
2 6 (8.45%) Spring
3 5 (7.04%) jQuery
3 5 (7.04%) Web Services
3 5 (7.04%) Middleware
3 5 (7.04%) MLlib
4 4 (5.63%) Spring Integration
4 4 (5.63%) XML
4 4 (5.63%) JMS
4 4 (5.63%) J2EE
4 4 (5.63%) Ajax
5 3 (4.23%) CSS
5 3 (4.23%) .NET
6 2 (2.82%) Struts
6 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.82%) Java EE
6 2 (2.82%) JPA
6 2 (2.82%) HTML5
6 2 (2.82%) CSS3
6 2 (2.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.63%) Equities
3 4 (5.63%) Derivative
3 4 (5.63%) Wiki
3 4 (5.63%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.23%) Social Media
4 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.41%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Open Source
1 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
2 11 (15.49%) Migration
3 10 (14.08%) B2B
3 10 (14.08%) Analytics
4 9 (12.68%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (12.68%) Project Management
5 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
5 7 (9.86%) CRM
5 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.45%) Data Management
6 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.45%) OO
6 6 (8.45%) ETL
6 6 (8.45%) Data Migration
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (7.04%) Scrum
7 5 (7.04%) MapReduce
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) SQL
2 12 (16.90%) Java
3 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.04%) Perl
4 5 (7.04%) PHP
4 5 (7.04%) Python
4 5 (7.04%) R
5 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.23%) C
7 2 (2.82%) C#
8 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.41%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) CISA
2 1 (1.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) Cognos
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Informatica
2 6 (8.45%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (8.45%) Teradata
2 6 (8.45%) Netezza
3 5 (7.04%) Greenplum
3 5 (7.04%) Vertica
3 5 (7.04%) Talend
4 4 (5.63%) GoldenSource
4 4 (5.63%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.82%) Sybase
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) NetApp
6 1 (1.41%) EMC
6 1 (1.41%) CommVault
6 1 (1.41%) Ab Initio
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Benefits, 10% car allowance, Bounus, Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, pension, car allowance
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 hours ago
Scotland
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £37500 Per Annum OTE - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: o £110,000 OTE (£55,000 basic + uncapped commission) Plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 26 days ago