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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Developer
Rank 525 501 557
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 421 503 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.45% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 348 425 324
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,150
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
104105 111560 103736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86198 90937 85872
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 £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 5 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 5 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 -27 400 £45,000 +5.88% 58
London -23 189 £52,500 +5.00% 26
South East +21 67 £44,500 +8.53% 6
City of London +24 60 £46,250 -5.12% 10
Yorkshire -2 48 £45,000 +4.04% 5
West Yorkshire -3 38 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Leeds +18 35 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North West +9 35 £38,500 +10.00% 9
Hampshire +22 28 £43,500 +39.20% 2
West Midlands -36 28 £36,500 -5.19% 4
South West -5 17 £38,000 -3.79% 8
Cheshire +20 16 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Berkshire +9 16 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Manchester +1 14 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Warrington +11 10 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Worcestershire +3 10 £38,250 +112.50%
Scotland +12 9 £40,000 -9.09% 2
East of England -31 9 £48,250 +19.13%
Wiltshire +4 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Surrey +18 7 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +5 7 £43,000 +32.30%
South Yorkshire +4 7 £39,000 +4.00%
Sheffield +1 7 £39,000 +4.00%
Birmingham -5 6 £18,000 -47.82% 1
Redditch - 6 £36,500 -
Swindon +15 5 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Staffordshire -2 5 £39,500 -1.25% 1
Leatherhead - 5 £35,000 -
Docklands, London - 5 £36,500 -

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 690 (84.46%) Business Intelligence
2 582 (71.24%) SQL
3 438 (53.61%) SQL Server
4 436 (53.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 393 (48.10%) Data Warehouse
6 363 (44.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 330 (40.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 305 (37.33%) Microsoft
9 283 (34.64%) ETL
10 268 (32.80%) T-SQL
11 215 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
12 192 (23.50%) Finance
13 171 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
14 157 (19.22%) Oracle
15 149 (18.24%) MS Excel
16 114 (13.95%) Data Modelling
17 110 (13.46%) OLAP
18 105 (12.85%) MDX
19 104 (12.73%) PL/SQL
20 103 (12.61%) SQL Server 2008
21 96 (11.75%) .NET
22 89 (10.89%) QlikView
22 89 (10.89%) Kimball Methodology
22 89 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
23 83 (10.16%) Tableau
24 78 (9.55%) Relational Database
25 74 (9.06%) Performance Tuning
25 74 (9.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 74 (9.06%) Project Management
26 68 (8.32%) Visualisation

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 55 (6.73%) SharePoint
2 30 (3.67%) SAS
3 17 (2.08%) WebLogic
3 17 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.37%) Confluence
7 2 (0.24%) Apache
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.12%) IIS
8 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.12%) CMS
Applications
1 149 (18.24%) MS Excel
2 54 (6.61%) PowerPivot
3 21 (2.57%) MS Office
4 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) SPSS
5 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (3.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (2.69%) Oracle ERP
4 19 (2.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 18 (2.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 18 (2.20%) Oracle Payables
6 17 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
6 17 (2.08%) HFM
7 16 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
8 15 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
9 14 (1.71%) Oracle Assets
10 8 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
11 5 (0.61%) Oracle Payroll
12 4 (0.49%) RiskWrite
13 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (0.37%) SAP Business One
14 2 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
15 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
15 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.12%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 438 (53.61%) SQL Server
2 436 (53.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 393 (48.10%) Data Warehouse
4 363 (44.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 330 (40.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 215 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
7 110 (13.46%) OLAP
8 103 (12.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 89 (10.89%) QlikView
10 78 (9.55%) Relational Database
11 74 (9.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 63 (7.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 53 (6.49%) RDBMS
14 47 (5.75%) Oracle Reports
15 46 (5.63%) Xcelsius
16 44 (5.39%) Data Mining
17 41 (5.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 38 (4.65%) Big Data
18 38 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
18 38 (4.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (5.26%) Toad
2 26 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (2.57%) Oracle Forms
4 18 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 17 (2.08%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.22%) JIRA
7 8 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.73%) PowerBuilder
9 5 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.37%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.37%) Subversion
11 2 (0.24%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (0.24%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.12%) JDeveloper
General
1 192 (23.50%) Finance
2 51 (6.24%) Banking
3 47 (5.75%) Marketing
4 36 (4.41%) Retail
5 29 (3.55%) Legal
6 20 (2.45%) Advertising
7 16 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.59%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.22%) Law
10 8 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.86%) Games
11 7 (0.86%) French Language
12 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.37%) Billing
12 3 (0.37%) Front Office
12 3 (0.37%) Electronics
13 2 (0.24%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.12%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (12.85%) MDX
2 96 (11.75%) .NET
3 34 (4.16%) HTML
4 24 (2.94%) CSS
5 21 (2.57%) ASP.NET
6 19 (2.33%) Web Services
6 19 (2.33%) XML
7 10 (1.22%) jQuery
8 7 (0.86%) WCF
8 7 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (0.73%) MSMQ
9 6 (0.73%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.61%) Ajax
10 5 (0.61%) COM
11 4 (0.49%) JSON
12 3 (0.37%) LAMP
12 3 (0.37%) HTML5
13 2 (0.24%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (0.24%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (8.32%) Visualisation
3 38 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.43%) Management Information System
5 25 (3.06%) Data Integration
6 16 (1.96%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.10%) Freedom of Information Act
8 9 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
8 9 (1.10%) Statistics
8 9 (1.10%) Data Extraction
9 8 (0.98%) Market Risk
10 7 (0.86%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.73%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.61%) Blog
12 5 (0.61%) Animation
13 4 (0.49%) NHS
14 3 (0.37%) DTV
15 2 (0.24%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.41%) Windows
2 34 (4.16%) UNIX
3 11 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (1.35%) Linux
4 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.86%) Windows 8
5 6 (0.73%) SUSE
5 6 (0.73%) Debian
5 6 (0.73%) Ubuntu
5 6 (0.73%) Windows XP
5 6 (0.73%) Solaris
6 1 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (84.46%) Business Intelligence
2 283 (34.64%) ETL
3 171 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (13.95%) Data Modelling
5 89 (10.89%) Kimball Methodology
6 74 (9.06%) Performance Tuning
6 74 (9.06%) Project Management
7 67 (8.20%) Analytics
8 56 (6.85%) Dimensional Modelling
9 45 (5.51%) Scrum
10 41 (5.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (4.77%) ERP
12 36 (4.41%) Data Analysis
12 36 (4.41%) Mentoring
13 32 (3.92%) Migration
14 27 (3.30%) Business Analysis
14 27 (3.30%) Inmon Methodology
15 25 (3.06%) Dashboard Development
16 23 (2.82%) SDLC
17 22 (2.69%) Complex ETL
Programming Languages
1 582 (71.24%) SQL
2 268 (32.80%) T-SQL
3 104 (12.73%) PL/SQL
4 55 (6.73%) C#
5 34 (4.16%) Java
6 21 (2.57%) JavaScript
7 16 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 15 (1.84%) C
9 13 (1.59%) VB
10 12 (1.47%) C++
11 11 (1.35%) VBScript
11 11 (1.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 10 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.10%) PHP
13 9 (1.10%) VBA
14 8 (0.98%) Python
15 6 (0.73%) Uniface
15 6 (0.73%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.49%) X++
17 3 (0.37%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 65 (7.96%) Degree
2 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.86%) SAP Certification
4 4 (0.49%) MCSE
5 3 (0.37%) ISEB
5 3 (0.37%) MCP
6 1 (0.12%) MCAD
6 1 (0.12%) HND
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 34 (4.16%) Data Quality
2 32 (3.92%) QA
3 4 (0.49%) MiFID
3 4 (0.49%) EMIR
3 4 (0.49%) 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 6 (0.73%) Control-M
Vendors
1 305 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 157 (19.22%) Oracle
3 83 (10.16%) Tableau
4 59 (7.22%) SAP
4 59 (7.22%) Cognos
5 38 (4.65%) Informatica
6 22 (2.69%) IBM
7 18 (2.20%) Hyperion
8 12 (1.47%) Hitachi
9 8 (0.98%) Talend
10 7 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (0.73%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.73%) Northgate
12 5 (0.61%) Google
13 4 (0.49%) Metastorm
14 3 (0.37%) Actuate
14 3 (0.37%) Endeca
14 3 (0.37%) Red Gate
15 2 (0.24%) Logi Analytics
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