The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Developer in their job title 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 Developer
Rank 545 506 522
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 382 453 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 317 393 343
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Business Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Developer within the UK.

Business Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Business Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Developer over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Business Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England -40 363 £45,000 +5.88% 61
London -22 173 £55,000 +4.76% 25
City of London +36 56 £47,500 -24.00% 7
South East +21 54 £43,500 +2.35% 10
Yorkshire -1 39 £50,000 +17.64% 5
North West +14 34 £37,500 +7.14% 9
West Yorkshire -4 30 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands -21 30 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Leeds +16 27 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire +20 23 £43,500 +39.20% 4
Cheshire +21 18 £32,500 -18.75% 2
South West -9 16 £37,750 -5.62% 7
Berkshire +9 12 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Manchester -3 12 £40,000 +14.28% 5
East of England -34 10 £48,250 +19.13%
Birmingham +16 8 £18,000 -50.68%
Wiltshire +5 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Surrey +8 7 £42,000 -6.66% 1
Scotland +5 7 £41,750 -5.11% 1
Warrington +10 6 £39,250 -1.87% 1
South Yorkshire +6 6 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Worcestershire -1 6 £38,250 +112.50%
Sheffield -1 6 £39,000 +4.00%
East Midlands -1 6 £44,000 +30.37% 4
Staffordshire -8 6 £42,250 +5.62%
Leicestershire - 5 £44,000 -
Swindon - 5 £35,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 5 £35,000 -
Wales -4 4 £37,000 +34.54%
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £43,750 +12.17%

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Developer in their job title 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 with Business Developer in their job title.

1 686 (84.69%) Business Intelligence
2 559 (69.01%) SQL
3 441 (54.44%) SQL Server
4 437 (53.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 397 (49.01%) Data Warehouse
6 362 (44.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 332 (40.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 322 (39.75%) Microsoft
9 283 (34.94%) ETL
10 271 (33.46%) T-SQL
11 205 (25.31%) BusinessObjects
12 198 (24.44%) Finance
13 178 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
14 159 (19.63%) MS Excel
15 142 (17.53%) Oracle
16 121 (14.94%) Data Modelling
17 110 (13.58%) OLAP
18 105 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
18 105 (12.96%) MDX
19 94 (11.60%) PL/SQL
20 92 (11.36%) .NET
20 92 (11.36%) Kimball Methodology
21 86 (10.62%) Tableau
21 86 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
22 80 (9.88%) Relational Database
22 80 (9.88%) QlikView
23 75 (9.26%) Visualisation
23 75 (9.26%) Project Management
24 74 (9.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 73 (9.01%) Performance Tuning

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Developer in their job title 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 with Business Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 62 (7.65%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.46%) SAS
3 18 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
4 15 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.37%) Confluence
8 2 (0.25%) Apache
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.12%) Drupal
9 1 (0.12%) JBoss
9 1 (0.12%) CMS
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 159 (19.63%) MS Excel
2 60 (7.41%) PowerPivot
3 20 (2.47%) MS Office
4 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.37%) SPSS
6 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 26 (3.21%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (2.72%) Oracle ERP
4 17 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 15 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
5 15 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
5 15 (1.85%) HFM
5 15 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
6 14 (1.73%) Oracle Receivables
6 14 (1.73%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (0.86%) SAP Business One
8 5 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.49%) RiskWrite
10 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
12 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.12%) SaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.12%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 441 (54.44%) SQL Server
2 437 (53.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 397 (49.01%) Data Warehouse
4 362 (44.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 332 (40.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 205 (25.31%) BusinessObjects
7 110 (13.58%) OLAP
8 105 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 80 (9.88%) QlikView
9 80 (9.88%) Relational Database
10 74 (9.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 58 (7.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 57 (7.04%) RDBMS
13 48 (5.93%) Xcelsius
14 47 (5.80%) Data Mining
15 46 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
16 40 (4.94%) Star Schema
17 39 (4.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 38 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
19 37 (4.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (4.44%) Toad
2 25 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
4 18 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 18 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (1.23%) JIRA
6 8 (0.99%) Subversion
7 7 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.74%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.74%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (0.49%) JDeveloper
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.25%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.25%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
General
1 198 (24.44%) Finance
2 51 (6.30%) Marketing
3 50 (6.17%) Banking
4 39 (4.81%) Retail
5 32 (3.95%) Legal
6 25 (3.09%) Advertising
7 13 (1.60%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.23%) Law
9 5 (0.62%) Games
9 5 (0.62%) French Language
10 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.37%) Billing
10 3 (0.37%) Electronics
11 2 (0.25%) Front Office
12 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (12.96%) MDX
2 92 (11.36%) .NET
3 33 (4.07%) HTML
4 24 (2.96%) CSS
5 18 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 17 (2.10%) XML
7 14 (1.73%) Web Services
8 10 (1.23%) jQuery
9 7 (0.86%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.62%) Ajax
10 5 (0.62%) COM
11 4 (0.49%) XSLT
11 4 (0.49%) MSMQ
11 4 (0.49%) LAMP
11 4 (0.49%) JSON
11 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.37%) HTML5
12 3 (0.37%) WCF
12 3 (0.37%) Middleware
13 2 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (9.26%) Visualisation
3 38 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 29 (3.58%) Data Integration
6 14 (1.73%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.11%) Freedom of Information Act
8 9 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
8 9 (1.11%) Statistics
8 9 (1.11%) Data Extraction
9 7 (0.86%) Market Risk
9 7 (0.86%) Mathematics
9 7 (0.86%) NHS
10 5 (0.62%) Animation
10 5 (0.62%) Blog
11 4 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.37%) User Experience
12 3 (0.37%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.57%) Windows
2 35 (4.32%) UNIX
3 19 (2.35%) Linux
4 11 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.86%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.86%) Windows 8
5 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.74%) SUSE
6 6 (0.74%) Debian
6 6 (0.74%) Ubuntu
6 6 (0.74%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 686 (84.69%) Business Intelligence
2 283 (34.94%) ETL
3 178 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (14.94%) Data Modelling
5 92 (11.36%) Kimball Methodology
6 75 (9.26%) Project Management
7 73 (9.01%) Performance Tuning
8 61 (7.53%) Analytics
9 58 (7.16%) Scrum
10 55 (6.79%) Dimensional Modelling
11 51 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 44 (5.43%) ERP
13 42 (5.19%) Mentoring
14 40 (4.94%) Data Analysis
15 30 (3.70%) Business Analysis
16 27 (3.33%) Migration
16 27 (3.33%) Inmon Methodology
17 25 (3.09%) Dashboard Development
18 23 (2.84%) Change Management
18 23 (2.84%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 559 (69.01%) SQL
2 271 (33.46%) T-SQL
3 94 (11.60%) PL/SQL
4 52 (6.42%) C#
5 34 (4.20%) Java
6 20 (2.47%) JavaScript
7 17 (2.10%) VB.NET
8 14 (1.73%) VB
8 14 (1.73%) C
9 13 (1.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 12 (1.48%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.48%) C++
11 11 (1.36%) VBScript
12 10 (1.23%) PHP
12 10 (1.23%) VBA
13 8 (0.99%) Python
14 6 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.74%) Uniface
15 5 (0.62%) XQuery
16 4 (0.49%) X++
Qualifications
1 61 (7.53%) Degree
2 9 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.62%) SAP Certification
4 4 (0.49%) MCP
4 4 (0.49%) MCSE
5 3 (0.37%) ISEB
6 2 (0.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) OCP
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) MCAD
7 1 (0.12%) HND
7 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.12%) MBA
7 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.57%) Data Quality
2 27 (3.33%) QA
3 4 (0.49%) MiFID
3 4 (0.49%) EMIR
3 4 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.25%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.74%) Control-M
Vendors
1 322 (39.75%) Microsoft
2 142 (17.53%) Oracle
3 86 (10.62%) Tableau
4 60 (7.41%) SAP
5 53 (6.54%) Cognos
6 38 (4.69%) Informatica
7 25 (3.09%) IBM
8 16 (1.98%) Hyperion
9 12 (1.48%) Hitachi
10 7 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (0.86%) Talend
11 6 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.74%) Northgate
11 6 (0.74%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.62%) Google
13 4 (0.49%) Metastorm
14 3 (0.37%) Actuate
14 3 (0.37%) Endeca
14 3 (0.37%) Red Gate
15 2 (0.25%) LexisNexis
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