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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Developer
Rank 553 523 523
Rank change year-on-year
-30 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 379 388 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 319 336 367
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,625
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.83%

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
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% 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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -13 351 £45,000 +11.11% 45
London -18 167 £57,500 +27.77% 16
Yorkshire -9 59 £45,000 +12.50% 12
West Yorkshire +10 55 £45,000 +12.50% 7
City of London -18 40 £60,500 +34.44% 6
West Midlands -7 39 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Leeds -10 37 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South East -28 36 £42,500 +11.84% 3
North West -15 26 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Manchester +3 23 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Berkshire +31 22 £45,000 -18.18%
Warwickshire +8 18 £40,000 +23.07%
Scotland -19 15 £38,250 -7.27% 2
Bradford -7 14 £50,000 -16.66% 2
East of England -20 12 £42,500 +15.64% 1
Staffordshire -7 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Cambridgeshire +3 7 £42,500 +15.64%
West Sussex -1 7 £42,500 +49.12% 1
East Midlands -13 7 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Stirling - 7 - -
Birmingham -10 6 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South Wales +11 5 £37,500 -2.59% 5
Wales +9 5 £37,500 -2.59% 5
Nottinghamshire +4 5 £37,500 -10.17%
Nottingham +4 5 £37,500 -10.17%
Bracknell - 5 £41,000 -
Cardiff +4 4 £38,250 -0.64% 3
Glasgow -14 4 £38,250 -4.37% 1
North East -19 4 £44,500 +9.05%
Reading - 4 £55,000 -

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 704 (81.11%) Business Intelligence
2 590 (67.97%) SQL
3 451 (51.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 435 (50.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 431 (49.65%) Data Warehouse
6 417 (48.04%) SQL Server
7 371 (42.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 348 (40.09%) ETL
9 259 (29.84%) T-SQL
10 238 (27.42%) Finance
11 233 (26.84%) Microsoft
12 188 (21.66%) Business Objects
13 186 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
14 183 (21.08%) Oracle
15 151 (17.40%) MS Excel
16 149 (17.17%) OLAP
17 148 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
18 142 (16.36%) Data Modelling
19 114 (13.13%) SQL Server 2012
20 104 (11.98%) Degree
21 93 (10.71%) SAP
21 93 (10.71%) Cognos
22 92 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
23 85 (9.79%) SharePoint
24 82 (9.45%) Kimball Methodology
25 81 (9.33%) QlikView
25 81 (9.33%) .NET
26 75 (8.64%) Analytics
27 74 (8.53%) Dimensional Modelling
28 72 (8.29%) Scrum

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 85 (9.79%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (1.38%) SAS
4 11 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (1.15%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.58%) IIS
7 4 (0.46%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.46%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.23%) CMS
8 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.12%) IBM Connections
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 151 (17.40%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.72%) PowerPivot
3 17 (1.96%) MS Office
4 5 (0.58%) FastStats
5 3 (0.35%) SPSS
5 3 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (3.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 30 (3.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 29 (3.34%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (2.19%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (1.27%) HFM
5 9 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.35%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.23%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (1.27%) Office 365
2 6 (0.69%) SaaS
3 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.69%) HTTP
2 3 (0.35%) Intranet
2 3 (0.35%) Internet
3 2 (0.23%) Extranet
3 2 (0.23%) Broadband
4 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (51.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 435 (50.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 431 (49.65%) Data Warehouse
4 417 (48.04%) SQL Server
5 371 (42.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 149 (17.17%) OLAP
7 148 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 114 (13.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 81 (9.33%) QlikView
10 69 (7.95%) Oracle Database
11 65 (7.49%) Relational Database
12 62 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 60 (6.91%) BusinessObjects XI
14 59 (6.80%) Crystal Reports
15 53 (6.11%) BusinessObjects
16 51 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 45 (5.18%) Oracle Reports
18 38 (4.38%) Xcelsius
19 31 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
19 31 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 38 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
4 14 (1.61%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.27%) Toad
6 5 (0.58%) JDeveloper
6 5 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.58%) FitNesse
7 3 (0.35%) Subversion
8 2 (0.23%) JIRA
9 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.12%) PeopleTools
9 1 (0.12%) Lombardi
General
1 238 (27.42%) Finance
2 43 (4.95%) Marketing
3 42 (4.84%) Banking
4 31 (3.57%) Retail
5 21 (2.42%) Legal
6 15 (1.73%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.61%) Advertising
7 14 (1.61%) Law
8 10 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.81%) Publishing
9 7 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.58%) Games
10 5 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.58%) Billing
11 3 (0.35%) Front Office
12 2 (0.23%) International Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (9.33%) .NET
2 69 (7.95%) MDX
3 21 (2.42%) XML
4 16 (1.84%) HTML
5 14 (1.61%) SAP XI
6 12 (1.38%) ASP.NET
7 11 (1.27%) CSS
7 11 (1.27%) Ajax
8 9 (1.04%) Web Services
9 6 (0.69%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.58%) jQuery
11 3 (0.35%) LINQ
12 2 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.23%) RESTful
12 2 (0.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (0.23%) J2EE
13 1 (0.12%) JSP
13 1 (0.12%) Struts
13 1 (0.12%) XSL
13 1 (0.12%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 92 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (6.57%) Visualisation
3 47 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 15 (1.73%) Data Integration
6 14 (1.61%) Replication
6 14 (1.61%) Clustering
7 13 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.27%) User Experience
9 10 (1.15%) PMI
10 9 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.81%) Kindle
11 7 (0.81%) FMCG
11 7 (0.81%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.69%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.58%) Ergonomics
14 4 (0.46%) Life Science
14 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.35%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.15%) Windows
2 15 (1.73%) UNIX
3 10 (1.15%) Linux
4 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.12%) MVS
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 704 (81.11%) Business Intelligence
2 348 (40.09%) ETL
3 186 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (16.36%) Data Modelling
5 82 (9.45%) Kimball Methodology
6 75 (8.64%) Analytics
7 74 (8.53%) Dimensional Modelling
8 72 (8.29%) Scrum
9 51 (5.88%) Project Management
10 42 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
11 38 (4.38%) ERP
12 35 (4.03%) Data Analysis
13 34 (3.92%) Business Analysis
14 33 (3.80%) E-Commerce
15 31 (3.57%) Migration
16 29 (3.34%) Information Management
16 29 (3.34%) Coaching
17 28 (3.23%) Mentoring
18 27 (3.11%) TDD
18 27 (3.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 590 (67.97%) SQL
2 259 (29.84%) T-SQL
3 64 (7.37%) PL/SQL
4 58 (6.68%) C#
5 42 (4.84%) Java
6 29 (3.34%) VBA
7 22 (2.53%) VB
7 22 (2.53%) VB.NET
8 16 (1.84%) Python
9 13 (1.50%) PHP
10 12 (1.38%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.27%) C++
11 11 (1.27%) Tcl
12 10 (1.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 5 (0.58%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.46%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.46%) VB6
14 4 (0.46%) VBScript
15 3 (0.35%) RPG
15 3 (0.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 104 (11.98%) Degree
2 16 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.58%) MCTS
6 4 (0.46%) MCITP
7 2 (0.23%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.23%) MCSE
8 1 (0.12%) MCSD
8 1 (0.12%) MCSA
8 1 (0.12%) CCNA
8 1 (0.12%) ISEB
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.12%) MBCS
8 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.80%) QA
2 19 (2.19%) Solvency II
3 7 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.23%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) COBIT
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 233 (26.84%) Microsoft
2 188 (21.66%) Business Objects
3 183 (21.08%) Oracle
4 93 (10.71%) SAP
4 93 (10.71%) Cognos
5 58 (6.68%) Tableau
6 38 (4.38%) MicroStrategy
7 34 (3.92%) IBM
8 24 (2.76%) Teradata
9 23 (2.65%) Informatica
10 13 (1.50%) Hyperion
11 8 (0.92%) Google
12 6 (0.69%) Actuate
13 5 (0.58%) Siebel
13 5 (0.58%) Apple
13 5 (0.58%) Metastorm
13 5 (0.58%) Talend
13 5 (0.58%) Netezza
14 4 (0.46%) Sybase
15 3 (0.35%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: negotiable, generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £38000 Per Annum OTE - £73,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago