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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Developer
Rank 563 549 501
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 349 368 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 275 308 387
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 £27,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -28 320 £45,000 - 52
London -6 172 £47,500 -9.52% 29
City of London -16 39 £47,500 -9.52% 14
Yorkshire -11 35 £43,000 +7.50% 5
South East -36 35 £48,000 +26.31% 4
West Yorkshire +2 30 £43,500 +4.81% 1
West Midlands -12 23 £35,500 -11.25% 4
Scotland +14 22 £52,500 +54.41%
Leeds +10 20 £40,000 -3.61%
South West -3 18 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Berkshire +12 17 £52,500 +16.02% 1
North West +3 17 £41,250 +26.92% 3
East of England -16 17 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Hertfordshire -13 10 £52,500 +50.00%
Stirling - 8 - -
Reading +10 7 £52,500 +11.70% 1
East Midlands +9 7 £42,500 +49.12% 2
Hampshire -16 7 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Glasgow +9 6 - -
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £41,250 +18.70% 1
Warwickshire -2 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Manchester -13 6 £40,000 +52.38% 1
Peterborough - 6 £41,250 -
Somerset - 6 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire +20 5 £42,500 +33.85% 1
Nottingham +16 5 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Worcestershire +5 5 £35,500 -16.47%
Edinburgh +1 5 £43,750 +34.61%
Bristol -8 5 £40,000 - 4
Surrey -9 5 £48,000 +26.31%

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 587 (80.85%) Business Intelligence
2 525 (72.31%) SQL
3 392 (53.99%) SQL Server
4 383 (52.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 381 (52.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 366 (50.41%) Data Warehouse
7 319 (43.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 317 (43.66%) ETL
9 222 (30.58%) Microsoft
10 214 (29.48%) Finance
11 205 (28.24%) T-SQL
12 185 (25.48%) Oracle
13 162 (22.31%) MS Excel
14 149 (20.52%) Business Objects
15 138 (19.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 125 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
17 118 (16.25%) Data Modelling
18 113 (15.56%) QlikView
19 112 (15.43%) OLAP
20 105 (14.46%) SQL Server 2012
21 89 (12.26%) SharePoint
22 88 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
23 87 (11.98%) Analytics
24 83 (11.43%) PL/SQL
25 82 (11.29%) Degree
26 78 (10.74%) .NET
27 71 (9.78%) Tableau
27 71 (9.78%) Oracle Database
28 70 (9.64%) MDX
29 66 (9.09%) Relational Database

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 89 (12.26%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 17 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (1.65%) WebLogic
5 10 (1.38%) SAS
6 8 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (0.96%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.28%) Confluence
11 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.14%) CMS
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.14%) IIS
11 1 (0.14%) Apache
Applications
1 162 (22.31%) MS Excel
2 48 (6.61%) PowerPivot
3 18 (2.48%) MS Office
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (3.44%) Oracle ERP
3 17 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (2.20%) HFM
4 16 (2.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 10 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.83%) Agresso
8 5 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.28%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 2 (0.28%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.69%) Office 365
3 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.55%) HTTP
1 4 (0.55%) Internet
2 2 (0.28%) Broadband
2 2 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (53.99%) SQL Server
2 383 (52.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 381 (52.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 366 (50.41%) Data Warehouse
5 319 (43.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 138 (19.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 113 (15.56%) QlikView
8 112 (15.43%) OLAP
9 105 (14.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 71 (9.78%) Oracle Database
11 66 (9.09%) Relational Database
12 60 (8.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 56 (7.71%) Oracle Reports
14 52 (7.16%) OLAP Cube
15 48 (6.61%) BusinessObjects XI
16 43 (5.92%) SQL Server 2005
17 41 (5.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 40 (5.51%) Crystal Reports
19 37 (5.10%) RDBMS
20 35 (4.82%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 26 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
3 22 (3.03%) Toad
4 18 (2.48%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.69%) Moq
5 5 (0.69%) SoapUI
5 5 (0.69%) ReSharper
6 4 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (0.55%) Subversion
7 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.28%) JIRA
8 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.28%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.14%) Lombardi
9 1 (0.14%) PeopleTools
9 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
General
1 214 (29.48%) Finance
2 52 (7.16%) Retail
3 50 (6.89%) Banking
4 27 (3.72%) Legal
5 20 (2.75%) Marketing
6 14 (1.93%) Investment Banking
7 7 (0.96%) Publishing
7 7 (0.96%) Games
7 7 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.83%) Advertising
8 6 (0.83%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.55%) Front Office
11 3 (0.41%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.41%) Billing
11 3 (0.41%) French Language
12 2 (0.28%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.28%) Law
12 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (10.74%) .NET
2 70 (9.64%) MDX
3 16 (2.20%) XML
4 15 (2.07%) HTML
4 15 (2.07%) ASP.NET
5 12 (1.65%) Web Services
6 9 (1.24%) SAP XI
6 9 (1.24%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.10%) CSS
8 7 (0.96%) Ajax
9 5 (0.69%) WPF
10 4 (0.55%) jQuery
10 4 (0.55%) JSON
10 4 (0.55%) SOAP
11 3 (0.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (0.41%) REST
12 2 (0.28%) Classic ASP
12 2 (0.28%) COM
13 1 (0.14%) JSP
13 1 (0.14%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 38 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.75%) Data Structures
5 16 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.79%) NHS
6 13 (1.79%) User Experience
7 10 (1.38%) PMI
8 9 (1.24%) Data Integration
9 7 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.55%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.28%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.28%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.28%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.28%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.28%) Open Source
12 2 (0.28%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.28%) Derivative
12 2 (0.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (4.13%) Windows
2 26 (3.58%) UNIX
3 12 (1.65%) Linux
4 7 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.14%) MVS
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (80.85%) Business Intelligence
2 317 (43.66%) ETL
3 125 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (16.25%) Data Modelling
5 87 (11.98%) Analytics
6 47 (6.47%) Kimball Methodology
7 41 (5.65%) Project Management
8 40 (5.51%) Dimensional Modelling
9 35 (4.82%) Scrum
10 34 (4.68%) Data Cleansing
11 31 (4.27%) ERP
11 31 (4.27%) CRM
12 30 (4.13%) Business Development
13 29 (3.99%) Data Analysis
14 26 (3.58%) Data Management
14 26 (3.58%) Unit Testing
14 26 (3.58%) Workflow
15 24 (3.31%) Migration
15 24 (3.31%) Business Analysis
16 22 (3.03%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 525 (72.31%) SQL
2 205 (28.24%) T-SQL
3 83 (11.43%) PL/SQL
4 55 (7.58%) C#
5 34 (4.68%) Java
6 31 (4.27%) VBA
7 22 (3.03%) VB
8 21 (2.89%) VB.NET
9 16 (2.20%) JavaScript
10 12 (1.65%) PHP
11 10 (1.38%) Python
11 10 (1.38%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 8 (1.10%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.41%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.41%) R
14 3 (0.41%) C++
15 2 (0.28%) C
15 2 (0.28%) ABAP
15 2 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 82 (11.29%) Degree
2 33 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.38%) PMI Certification
4 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.28%) MCSE
5 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.14%) MCTS
6 1 (0.14%) MCSA
6 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.93%) Solvency II
2 7 (0.96%) QA
3 6 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.55%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 222 (30.58%) Microsoft
2 185 (25.48%) Oracle
3 149 (20.52%) Business Objects
4 71 (9.78%) Tableau
5 61 (8.40%) Cognos
6 53 (7.30%) SAP
7 29 (3.99%) Informatica
8 20 (2.75%) Hyperion
9 16 (2.20%) IBM
10 11 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
11 10 (1.38%) Teradata
12 6 (0.83%) Hitachi
12 6 (0.83%) Netezza
13 5 (0.69%) Apple
14 4 (0.55%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.55%) Talend
15 3 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.41%) Sybase
16 2 (0.28%) Alteryx
17 1 (0.14%) Anaplan
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Base +Bonus + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Code Red Associates
Salary: 1 year FTC
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: NEGOTIABLE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Talent International
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Influential People Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitve + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 40-65k
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
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Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago