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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 122 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 41 60 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.29% 1.49% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.83% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 22
Average salary £42,500 £49,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.26% +5.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,800 £102,500 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
2704 3277 2475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.17% 81.19% 78.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2149 1419
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Glasgow +19 16 £36,000 -44.61% 4
Edinburgh -8 16 £80,000 +41.59% 1
Stirling - 4 - -
Aberdeen +21 2 £69,750 +86.00%
Ayrshire - 2 - -
Dundee -1 1 £35,000 -21.19%
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 18 (27.27%) Marketing
3 13 (19.70%) Degree
3 13 (19.70%) SQL
4 10 (15.15%) Project Management
5 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.64%) Banking
6 8 (12.12%) Spring
6 8 (12.12%) Java
6 8 (12.12%) OO
6 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.09%) Validation
8 6 (9.09%) MVC
8 6 (9.09%) HTML
8 6 (9.09%) B2B
8 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (9.09%) CSS
8 6 (9.09%) Open Source
8 6 (9.09%) HTML5
8 6 (9.09%) CSS3
9 5 (7.58%) SaaS
9 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
9 5 (7.58%) CRM
9 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
9 5 (7.58%) Data Management
9 5 (7.58%) QA
10 4 (6.06%) Spring MVC
10 4 (6.06%) Wiki

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (6.06%) Mule
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) SPSS
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.06%) Subversion
2 4 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 18 (27.27%) Marketing
3 9 (13.64%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Dutch Language
5 2 (3.03%) French Language
6 1 (1.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 10 (15.15%) Business Development Manager
2 10 (15.15%) Development Manager
3 9 (13.64%) Sales Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Business Development Director
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Account Director
9 2 (3.03%) Sales Director
9 2 (3.03%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Business Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Recruitment Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) Spring
2 6 (9.09%) HTML5
2 6 (9.09%) CSS3
2 6 (9.09%) HTML
2 6 (9.09%) CSS
3 4 (6.06%) Struts
3 4 (6.06%) JMS
3 4 (6.06%) Middleware
3 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.06%) J2EE
3 4 (6.06%) Spring Integration
3 4 (6.06%) Spring MVC
3 4 (6.06%) JPA
4 2 (3.03%) jQuery
4 2 (3.03%) Ajax
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.03%) Java EE
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.03%) .NET
4 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Open Source
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.06%) Fixed Income
3 4 (6.06%) Equities
3 4 (6.06%) Derivative
3 4 (6.06%) Social Media
3 4 (6.06%) Wiki
3 4 (6.06%) Reference Data
3 4 (6.06%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) Project Management
2 8 (12.12%) OO
2 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
3 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.09%) Validation
4 6 (9.09%) B2B
4 6 (9.09%) MVC
5 5 (7.58%) CRM
5 5 (7.58%) Data Management
6 4 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (6.06%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.06%) Information Management
6 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.06%) Supplier Management
6 4 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (6.06%) Web Development
6 4 (6.06%) WFM
6 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.55%) C
5 2 (3.03%) C#
5 2 (3.03%) XPath
5 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (6.06%) ISEB
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.52%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Sybase
2 4 (6.06%) TIBCO
2 4 (6.06%) GoldenSource
3 2 (3.03%) Telerik
4 1 (1.52%) Twitter
4 1 (1.52%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco
4 1 (1.52%) EMC
4 1 (1.52%) CommVault
4 1 (1.52%) NetApp
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