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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Developer
Rank 505 506 603
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +97
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 435 481 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 361 384 285
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.87%

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -18 410 £45,000 +5.88% 63
London +27 205 £52,500 +5.00% 27
South East +49 72 £45,000 +9.09% 6
City of London +34 62 £50,000 -10.71% 14
Yorkshire -8 46 £40,000 - 7
West Yorkshire 0 37 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Hampshire +21 34 £43,500 +33.84% 1
Leeds +19 33 £50,000 +17.64% 6
North West +11 28 £40,000 +14.28% 7
West Midlands -41 24 £36,500 -2.66% 5
South West -4 23 £40,000 +2.56% 8
Berkshire +18 19 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Manchester +6 14 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Wiltshire -5 10 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Scotland +7 9 £38,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -1 9 £45,000 +21.62%
Cheshire -4 9 £37,000 -8.64% 2
Worcestershire -7 9 £36,500 +102.77%
Wales +6 8 £37,000 +34.54% 1
Gloucester - 8 £45,000 -
Warrington +9 7 £40,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +9 7 £43,000 +7.50%
Swindon -2 6 £35,000 - 2
Docklands, London - 6 £36,500 -
Redditch - 6 £36,500 -
North Yorkshire +7 5 £35,000 -6.66%
South Wales +2 5 £37,000 +34.54% 1
Slough -3 5 £45,000 -
Cardiff -4 5 £37,000 +34.54% 1
Birmingham -11 5 £18,000 -47.05% 2

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 700 (84.85%) Business Intelligence
2 600 (72.73%) SQL
3 460 (55.76%) SQL Server
4 438 (53.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 391 (47.39%) Data Warehouse
6 379 (45.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 338 (40.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 296 (35.88%) ETL
9 289 (35.03%) Microsoft
10 267 (32.36%) T-SQL
11 212 (25.70%) Business Objects
12 196 (23.76%) Finance
13 169 (20.48%) Oracle
14 154 (18.67%) MS Excel
15 151 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
16 113 (13.70%) SQL Server 2008
17 112 (13.58%) PL/SQL
18 104 (12.61%) OLAP
19 100 (12.12%) Data Modelling
20 99 (12.00%) MDX
21 97 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
21 97 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
22 90 (10.91%) .NET
23 88 (10.67%) Relational Database
24 87 (10.55%) QlikView
25 83 (10.06%) Tableau
26 80 (9.70%) Analytics
27 79 (9.58%) SQL Server 2012
28 74 (8.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
29 67 (8.12%) Project Management

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 46 (5.58%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.88%) SAS
3 21 (2.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 15 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 6 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.61%) Confluence
7 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.24%) Apache
8 2 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.12%) IIS
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 154 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 52 (6.30%) PowerPivot
3 23 (2.79%) MS Office
4 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) SPSS
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (4.12%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (3.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (2.91%) Oracle Payables
3 24 (2.91%) Oracle Receivables
3 24 (2.91%) Oracle General Ledger
4 22 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
5 20 (2.42%) Oracle Applications
6 18 (2.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 16 (1.94%) HFM
8 14 (1.70%) Oracle Assets
9 12 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
10 9 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
11 5 (0.61%) Oracle Payroll
12 4 (0.48%) SAP Business One
12 4 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
13 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
14 2 (0.24%) Hyperion Enterprise
14 2 (0.24%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.12%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (55.76%) SQL Server
2 438 (53.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 391 (47.39%) Data Warehouse
4 379 (45.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 338 (40.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 113 (13.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 104 (12.61%) OLAP
8 88 (10.67%) Relational Database
9 87 (10.55%) QlikView
10 79 (9.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 74 (8.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 56 (6.79%) RDBMS
13 49 (5.94%) Oracle Reports
14 46 (5.58%) BusinessObjects
15 44 (5.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 42 (5.09%) Oracle Database
16 42 (5.09%) Xcelsius
17 35 (4.24%) Big Data
17 35 (4.24%) BusinessObjects XI
17 35 (4.24%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (5.70%) Toad
2 25 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
3 21 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 16 (1.94%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.45%) JIRA
6 12 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.36%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.24%) Subversion
9 2 (0.24%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.24%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.24%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.12%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 196 (23.76%) Finance
2 57 (6.91%) Banking
3 42 (5.09%) Marketing
4 41 (4.97%) Retail
5 34 (4.12%) Legal
6 19 (2.30%) Advertising
7 17 (2.06%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.58%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.21%) Games
10 9 (1.09%) French Language
11 7 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.73%) Law
12 6 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.73%) Front Office
13 4 (0.48%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.36%) Electronics
14 3 (0.36%) Billing
14 3 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (12.00%) MDX
2 90 (10.91%) .NET
3 34 (4.12%) HTML
4 24 (2.91%) ASP.NET
5 21 (2.55%) CSS
5 21 (2.55%) Web Services
5 21 (2.55%) XML
6 10 (1.21%) jQuery
7 9 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (0.97%) WCF
8 8 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (0.85%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.73%) MSMQ
11 5 (0.61%) COM
11 5 (0.61%) Ajax
11 5 (0.61%) HTML5
12 4 (0.48%) RESTful
12 4 (0.48%) JSON
13 3 (0.36%) LAMP
13 3 (0.36%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 97 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (7.88%) Visualisation
3 36 (4.36%) Computer Science
4 29 (3.52%) Management Information System
5 22 (2.67%) Data Structures
6 17 (2.06%) Data Integration
7 10 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.09%) Freedom of Information Act
8 9 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
8 9 (1.09%) Statistics
8 9 (1.09%) Market Risk
9 8 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.73%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.61%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.61%) Animation
12 3 (0.36%) Blog
12 3 (0.36%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.36%) NHS
12 3 (0.36%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.48%) UNIX
2 30 (3.64%) Windows
3 9 (1.09%) Linux
4 8 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.48%) Windows 8
5 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.36%) SUSE
6 3 (0.36%) Debian
6 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.36%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.36%) Solaris
7 1 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 700 (84.85%) Business Intelligence
2 296 (35.88%) ETL
3 151 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (12.12%) Data Modelling
5 97 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
6 80 (9.70%) Analytics
7 67 (8.12%) Project Management
8 63 (7.64%) Performance Tuning
9 60 (7.27%) Dimensional Modelling
10 37 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (4.36%) ERP
12 34 (4.12%) Migration
12 34 (4.12%) Scrum
12 34 (4.12%) Data Analysis
13 27 (3.27%) Mentoring
13 27 (3.27%) Inmon Methodology
14 25 (3.03%) SDLC
15 24 (2.91%) Business Analysis
15 24 (2.91%) Workflow
16 22 (2.67%) Complex ETL
Programming Languages
1 600 (72.73%) SQL
2 267 (32.36%) T-SQL
3 112 (13.58%) PL/SQL
4 52 (6.30%) C#
5 31 (3.76%) Java
6 23 (2.79%) JavaScript
7 16 (1.94%) VB.NET
8 13 (1.58%) VBA
9 12 (1.45%) C
9 12 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 9 (1.09%) C++
10 9 (1.09%) VB
10 9 (1.09%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.85%) VBScript
12 6 (0.73%) PHP
12 6 (0.73%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 5 (0.61%) Python
14 4 (0.48%) X++
15 3 (0.36%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 63 (7.64%) Degree
2 7 (0.85%) SAP Certification
3 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.36%) MCSE
4 3 (0.36%) ISEB
5 2 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.12%) HND
6 1 (0.12%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.12%) MBA
6 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.12%) OCP
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 28 (3.39%) QA
3 4 (0.48%) MiFID
3 4 (0.48%) EMIR
3 4 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.24%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.36%) Control-M
Vendors
1 289 (35.03%) Microsoft
2 212 (25.70%) Business Objects
3 169 (20.48%) Oracle
4 83 (10.06%) Tableau
5 56 (6.79%) SAP
5 56 (6.79%) Cognos
6 36 (4.36%) Informatica
7 19 (2.30%) Hyperion
8 17 (2.06%) IBM
9 16 (1.94%) Hitachi
10 12 (1.45%) Talend
11 8 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.48%) Metastorm
12 4 (0.48%) Google
13 3 (0.36%) Teradata
13 3 (0.36%) Northgate
13 3 (0.36%) Endeca
13 3 (0.36%) Alteryx
13 3 (0.36%) Red Hat
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Fantastic salary and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Abzorb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago