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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Developer
Rank 566 539 511
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 342 375 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 266 316 402
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 2014. 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 -26 315 £45,000 - 28
London -42 157 £47,500 -2.06% 12
Yorkshire -4 52 £43,500 +8.75% 3
West Yorkshire +28 50 £43,500 +2.35% 2
City of London -10 35 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Leeds +13 33 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South East -24 28 £45,000 +18.42% 1
East of England -11 23 £47,500 +35.71%
Scotland +12 21 £51,250 +48.55% 1
West Midlands -13 21 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Berkshire +21 16 £50,000 +31.57% 1
South West +1 15 £37,500 +15.38% 4
North West -9 13 £33,500 +3.07% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Hertfordshire -15 10 £47,500 +35.71%
East Midlands +11 9 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Peterborough +7 8 £38,750 -4.32%
Bradford -4 7 £50,000 -16.66%
Manchester -17 7 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Nottingham +18 6 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Nottinghamshire +18 6 £42,500 +33.85% 1
Glasgow +5 6 - - 1
Edinburgh -1 6 £50,000 +53.84%
Birmingham -11 6 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Potters Bar - 6 £47,500 -
Somerset - 6 £30,000 - 1
Stirling - 6 - -
Worcestershire +14 5 £35,500 -16.47%
Warwickshire -5 5 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Redditch +9 4 £35,500 -16.47%

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 618 (80.36%) Business Intelligence
2 533 (69.31%) SQL
3 397 (51.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 390 (50.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 389 (50.59%) SQL Server
6 387 (50.33%) Data Warehouse
7 329 (42.78%) ETL
8 323 (42.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 227 (29.52%) Finance
10 217 (28.22%) T-SQL
11 215 (27.96%) Microsoft
12 192 (24.97%) Oracle
13 164 (21.33%) Business Objects
14 155 (20.16%) MS Excel
15 140 (18.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 134 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
17 130 (16.91%) Data Modelling
18 128 (16.64%) OLAP
19 99 (12.87%) QlikView
20 96 (12.48%) SQL Server 2012
21 93 (12.09%) SharePoint
22 88 (11.44%) Degree
23 86 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
24 78 (10.14%) Analytics
25 75 (9.75%) .NET
26 73 (9.49%) Cognos
26 73 (9.49%) MDX
27 72 (9.36%) PL/SQL
27 72 (9.36%) Oracle Database
28 65 (8.45%) Tableau

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 93 (12.09%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 18 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (1.56%) SAS
5 11 (1.43%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (0.91%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.13%) CMS
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.13%) IIS
10 1 (0.13%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.13%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 155 (20.16%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.94%) PowerPivot
3 19 (2.47%) MS Office
4 2 (0.26%) SPSS
4 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
3 20 (2.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 17 (2.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (1.82%) HFM
6 7 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.52%) Agresso
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.26%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.43%) Office 365
3 3 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.52%) HTTP
2 3 (0.39%) Internet
3 2 (0.26%) Broadband
3 2 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (51.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 390 (50.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 389 (50.59%) SQL Server
4 387 (50.33%) Data Warehouse
5 323 (42.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 140 (18.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 128 (16.64%) OLAP
8 99 (12.87%) QlikView
9 96 (12.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 72 (9.36%) Oracle Database
11 61 (7.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 58 (7.54%) Relational Database
13 55 (7.15%) Oracle Reports
14 51 (6.63%) OLAP Cube
15 49 (6.37%) Crystal Reports
15 49 (6.37%) BusinessObjects XI
16 48 (6.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 44 (5.72%) SQL Server 2005
18 40 (5.20%) BusinessObjects
19 31 (4.03%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (3.12%) Oracle Forms
3 22 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 17 (2.21%) Toad
5 6 (0.78%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.65%) ReSharper
6 5 (0.65%) Moq
6 5 (0.65%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.52%) Subversion
8 3 (0.39%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.26%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.26%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.13%) PeopleTools
10 1 (0.13%) Lombardi
General
1 227 (29.52%) Finance
2 49 (6.37%) Banking
3 46 (5.98%) Retail
4 26 (3.38%) Legal
5 25 (3.25%) Marketing
6 14 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 7 (0.91%) Publishing
7 7 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.78%) Advertising
8 6 (0.78%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.52%) Games
10 3 (0.39%) Billing
10 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.39%) Front Office
10 3 (0.39%) Law
11 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.13%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (9.75%) .NET
2 73 (9.49%) MDX
3 16 (2.08%) XML
4 13 (1.69%) ASP.NET
4 13 (1.69%) SAP XI
5 11 (1.43%) HTML
6 10 (1.30%) Web Services
7 9 (1.17%) .NET Framework
8 8 (1.04%) Ajax
9 7 (0.91%) CSS
10 5 (0.65%) WPF
11 4 (0.52%) jQuery
12 3 (0.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (0.39%) JSON
12 3 (0.39%) SOAP
13 2 (0.26%) Classic ASP
13 2 (0.26%) COM
13 2 (0.26%) REST
14 1 (0.13%) KnockoutJS
14 1 (0.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (7.15%) Visualisation
3 40 (5.20%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.21%) Data Structures
5 15 (1.95%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.69%) User Experience
7 11 (1.43%) NHS
8 10 (1.30%) PMI
8 10 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (1.30%) Data Integration
9 6 (0.78%) Replication
9 6 (0.78%) Clustering
10 5 (0.65%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.65%) Kindle
10 5 (0.65%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.52%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.39%) Life Science
13 2 (0.26%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.26%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.03%) Windows
2 23 (2.99%) UNIX
3 10 (1.30%) Linux
4 7 (0.91%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (80.36%) Business Intelligence
2 329 (42.78%) ETL
3 134 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (16.91%) Data Modelling
5 78 (10.14%) Analytics
6 53 (6.89%) Kimball Methodology
7 49 (6.37%) Project Management
8 39 (5.07%) Dimensional Modelling
9 33 (4.29%) Scrum
10 31 (4.03%) Data Cleansing
11 28 (3.64%) Business Analysis
11 28 (3.64%) Business Development
11 28 (3.64%) CRM
12 27 (3.51%) Migration
12 27 (3.51%) Data Management
13 26 (3.38%) Data Analysis
13 26 (3.38%) ERP
14 25 (3.25%) Workflow
14 25 (3.25%) Unit Testing
15 24 (3.12%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 533 (69.31%) SQL
2 217 (28.22%) T-SQL
3 72 (9.36%) PL/SQL
4 52 (6.76%) C#
5 37 (4.81%) Java
6 26 (3.38%) VBA
7 19 (2.47%) VB
8 18 (2.34%) VB.NET
9 14 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 12 (1.56%) PHP
11 10 (1.30%) Python
12 8 (1.04%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 6 (0.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 5 (0.65%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.52%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.39%) Tcl
16 3 (0.39%) R
16 3 (0.39%) C++
17 2 (0.26%) C
17 2 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 88 (11.44%) Degree
2 37 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.65%) MCTS
6 4 (0.52%) MCITP
7 2 (0.26%) MCSE
7 2 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.13%) MCSA
8 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.34%) Solvency II
2 10 (1.30%) QA
3 5 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.52%) SLA
4 4 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (0.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 215 (27.96%) Microsoft
2 192 (24.97%) Oracle
3 164 (21.33%) Business Objects
4 73 (9.49%) Cognos
5 65 (8.45%) Tableau
6 64 (8.32%) SAP
7 26 (3.38%) Informatica
8 22 (2.86%) IBM
9 18 (2.34%) MicroStrategy
10 16 (2.08%) Hyperion
11 12 (1.56%) Teradata
12 9 (1.17%) Netezza
13 5 (0.65%) Apple
14 3 (0.39%) JD Edwards
14 3 (0.39%) Sybase
14 3 (0.39%) Jaspersoft
14 3 (0.39%) Google
15 2 (0.26%) Metastorm
15 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
16 1 (0.13%) TIBCO
London
DataSciences Consulting
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 40-65k
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wimbledon
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Lancashire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 40000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 26 days ago
Nottingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 27 days ago