The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 71 73 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 2 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% 0.53% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.64% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £48,600 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +20.00%
Business Development
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
491 628 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.49% 83.07% 78.54%
Number of salaries quoted 400 524 368
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Development across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Business Development
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Development across the Somerset region.

Business Development Salary Trend in Somerset

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) WAI
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) BPR
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) WAI
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware