The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 188 190 139
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -51
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 59 38 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 0.62% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.75% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 51
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,995 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,600 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +20.00%
Business Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5155 5089 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.33% 82.49% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4322 4127 3566
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,175
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 the South West

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Development
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Business Development Salary Trend in the South West

Business Development
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Development across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Business Development Salary Histogram in the South West

Business Development
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Dorset +21 18 £31,000 - 1
Bristol -10 15 £58,750 +30.55% 13
Wiltshire +10 9 £40,000 +86.04%
Gloucestershire -24 9 £55,500 +3.25% 3
Devon - 4 £29,903 - 3
Somerset +4 2 £43,750 +16.66%
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 26 (21.31%) Degree
2 25 (20.49%) Security Cleared
3 24 (19.67%) Project Management
3 24 (19.67%) ITIL
4 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
5 19 (15.57%) PRINCE2
6 18 (14.75%) Telecoms
7 17 (13.93%) Law
7 17 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (13.93%) Marketing
8 16 (13.11%) Service Management
8 16 (13.11%) Transition Management
9 15 (12.30%) Manufacturing
9 15 (12.30%) ITSM
10 14 (11.48%) SQL
11 13 (10.66%) C#
11 13 (10.66%) VoIP
11 13 (10.66%) Broadband
11 13 (10.66%) MPLS
11 13 (10.66%) Lync
12 12 (9.84%) ISEB
12 12 (9.84%) Life Science
12 12 (9.84%) DV Cleared
13 11 (9.02%) B2B
14 10 (8.20%) Finance
14 10 (8.20%) Data Centre
15 9 (7.38%) Cyber Security
15 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
15 9 (7.38%) MS Excel
15 9 (7.38%) SQL Server

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (10.66%) Lync
2 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.46%) IIS
4 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.64%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.82%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.82%) Apache
5 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.74%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.64%) MS Project
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) SPSS
4 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Primavera
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.82%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) VoIP
1 13 (10.66%) MPLS
1 13 (10.66%) Broadband
2 3 (2.46%) Firewall
3 1 (0.82%) Wireless
3 1 (0.82%) Network Security
3 1 (0.82%) VSAT
3 1 (0.82%) WAN
3 1 (0.82%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.82%) DNS
3 1 (0.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.82%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.82%) QlikView
5 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.82%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.82%) Big Data
5 1 (0.82%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.82%) DataStage
5 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.82%) OLAP
5 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Axure RP
1 2 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (14.75%) Telecoms
2 17 (13.93%) Law
2 17 (13.93%) Marketing
3 15 (12.30%) Manufacturing
4 10 (8.20%) Finance
5 5 (4.10%) Military
5 5 (4.10%) Retail
6 2 (1.64%) Local Government
6 2 (1.64%) Electronics
6 2 (1.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.82%) Front Office
7 1 (0.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (23.77%) Account Manager
2 22 (18.03%) Senior Manager
2 22 (18.03%) Senior Account Manager
3 16 (13.11%) Transition Manager
4 10 (8.20%) Business Manager
4 10 (8.20%) Development Manager
4 10 (8.20%) Business Development Manager
5 9 (7.38%) Analyst
5 9 (7.38%) Architect
6 8 (6.56%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Consultant
9 5 (4.10%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.10%) Service Manager
10 4 (3.28%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Junior
10 4 (3.28%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.28%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.74%) .NET
2 6 (4.92%) HTML
2 6 (4.92%) CSS
3 4 (3.28%) STL
3 4 (3.28%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.46%) CGI
4 3 (2.46%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.64%) J2EE
5 2 (1.64%) ADO.NET
5 2 (1.64%) Ajax
5 2 (1.64%) Silverlight
5 2 (1.64%) jQuery
5 2 (1.64%) HTML5
5 2 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.82%) WCF
6 1 (0.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.84%) Life Science
2 10 (8.20%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.56%) GIS
4 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.28%) CESG
6 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.64%) NHS
7 2 (1.64%) DTV
7 2 (1.64%) Remote Sensing
7 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.64%) User Experience
7 2 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.82%) EPoS
8 1 (0.82%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.82%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.10%) Windows
2 3 (2.46%) Linux
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.82%) Android
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.67%) ITIL
1 24 (19.67%) Project Management
2 19 (15.57%) PRINCE2
3 17 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.11%) Service Management
4 16 (13.11%) Transition Management
5 15 (12.30%) ITSM
6 11 (9.02%) B2B
7 9 (7.38%) Cyber Security
8 8 (6.56%) User Stories
9 7 (5.74%) OO
9 7 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.92%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.92%) Data Management
10 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.92%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.92%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.92%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.92%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.48%) SQL
2 13 (10.66%) C#
3 6 (4.92%) C++
3 6 (4.92%) C
4 5 (4.10%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.28%) PHP
6 3 (2.46%) Python
7 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.64%) VBA
7 2 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (21.31%) Degree
2 25 (20.49%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.84%) DV Cleared
3 12 (9.84%) ISEB
4 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.28%) MCPD
7 3 (2.46%) CIMA
7 3 (2.46%) CISA
8 2 (1.64%) QiCA
8 2 (1.64%) ACCA
9 1 (0.82%) MBA
9 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.82%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.82%) CISSP
9 1 (0.82%) MCSE
9 1 (0.82%) MCSA
9 1 (0.82%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) WAI
2 1 (0.82%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) Terminal Services
2 3 (2.46%) XenApp
2 3 (2.46%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.38%) SAP
3 8 (6.56%) Oracle
4 7 (5.74%) VMware
5 4 (3.28%) Citrix
6 3 (2.46%) Dell
6 3 (2.46%) Cisco
6 3 (2.46%) Computacenter
7 2 (1.64%) Juniper
7 2 (1.64%) ESRI
8 1 (0.82%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.82%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.82%) Teradata
8 1 (0.82%) Informatica
8 1 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.82%) Sage
8 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.82%) IBM
8 1 (0.82%) Cognos
8 1 (0.82%) HP
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