The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 185 184 157
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 1759 1900 2288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.79% 1.78% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.06% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1182 1156 1398
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86377 92187 101946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.85% 86.40% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71946 74977 82884
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Business Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Development
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Development within the UK.

Business Development Salary Trend in the UK

Business Development
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Development over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Business Development Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Development
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 1601 £55,000 -8.33% 234
London -27 780 £70,000 +7.69% 122
South East -31 338 £50,000 -16.66% 35
Berkshire +10 149 £70,000 -6.66% 10
West Midlands -2 93 £45,000 -15.09% 10
Surrey -56 90 £60,000 - 9
East of England +61 89 £47,500 -5.00% 15
South West +24 82 £38,750 -16.21% 10
City of London -37 79 £65,000 +13.04% 27
Yorkshire +68 77 £40,000 -20.00% 10
North West +13 76 £45,000 +20.00% 19
Birmingham +1 69 £50,000 -20.00% 4
Scotland +19 62 £60,000 +20.00% 14
Bristol +50 59 £35,000 -44.00% 5
Reading -29 56 £38,250 -53.63% 5
Slough +37 51 £85,000 +13.33% 2
Manchester +15 43 £45,000 +28.57% 14
East Midlands +31 42 £78,000 +83.52% 3
Hertfordshire +23 42 £47,500 -17.39% 4
West Yorkshire +23 41 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Hampshire +28 38 £37,500 -21.05% 7
Leeds +29 36 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Guildford +18 34 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Edinburgh +20 32 £74,000 -26.00% 10
South Yorkshire +41 24 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Sheffield +34 24 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Bracknell +3 22 £47,500 -17.39% 1
East Sussex +35 21 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Brighton +33 21 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Northamptonshire +34 20 £78,000 - 1

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Business Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Business Development.

1 1061 (28.63%) Finance
2 787 (21.24%) Marketing
3 757 (20.43%) Degree
4 608 (16.41%) Project Management
5 563 (15.19%) CRM
6 541 (14.60%) Presales
7 505 (13.63%) Agile Software Development
8 480 (12.95%) Microsoft
9 421 (11.36%) Telecoms
10 378 (10.20%) Analytics
11 373 (10.06%) SAP
12 357 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
13 349 (9.42%) Mentoring
14 332 (8.96%) MS Excel
15 331 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
16 328 (8.85%) Retail
17 310 (8.36%) Oracle
17 310 (8.36%) SaaS
18 302 (8.15%) Data Centre
19 291 (7.85%) B2B
20 290 (7.83%) Coaching
21 281 (7.58%) ITIL
22 265 (7.15%) Banking
23 262 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
24 245 (6.61%) SQL
25 244 (6.58%) Risk Management
26 238 (6.42%) SQL Server
27 231 (6.23%) .NET
28 230 (6.21%) Big Data
29 213 (5.75%) PRINCE2

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 74 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 57 (1.54%) SAS
3 36 (0.97%) Apache Spark
4 35 (0.94%) CMS
4 35 (0.94%) Skype for Business
4 35 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 34 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (0.70%) Apache
7 24 (0.65%) Apache Solr
8 20 (0.54%) IIS
9 19 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (0.46%) Apache Pig
11 17 (0.46%) Tomcat
12 15 (0.40%) OpenStack
13 14 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.32%) NetWeaver
14 12 (0.32%) Node.js
15 10 (0.27%) Liferay
15 10 (0.27%) Magnolia
Applications
1 332 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 114 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 105 (2.83%) MS Office
4 38 (1.03%) SPSS
5 27 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (0.49%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
9 13 (0.35%) MS Project
10 8 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (0.19%) Fireworks
12 6 (0.16%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.081%) DOC1
13 3 (0.081%) OrCAD
13 3 (0.081%) Stata
14 2 (0.054%) CATIA
14 2 (0.054%) InDesign
14 2 (0.054%) Simulink
14 2 (0.054%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 129 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.76%) SAP GRC
3 24 (0.65%) SAP CO
3 24 (0.65%) SAP FI
3 24 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
4 23 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 22 (0.59%) SAP CRM
6 21 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
7 18 (0.49%) SAP PS
8 17 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 15 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
9 15 (0.40%) Eloqua
9 15 (0.40%) SAP HR-PA
9 15 (0.40%) SAP MDM
10 13 (0.35%) SAP FSCM
11 11 (0.30%) SAP PP
12 9 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
12 9 (0.24%) Magento
12 9 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
13 8 (0.22%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 310 (8.36%) SaaS
2 129 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (2.70%) PaaS
4 95 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
5 87 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
5 87 (2.35%) IaaS
6 59 (1.59%) Office 365
7 50 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (0.67%) Force.com
9 22 (0.59%) Boomi
10 14 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
11 11 (0.30%) Taleo
12 10 (0.27%) GitHub
12 10 (0.27%) iPaaS
13 8 (0.22%) Google Analytics
13 8 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
14 7 (0.19%) Heroku
15 6 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
16 5 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (2.16%) Internet
2 68 (1.83%) Unified Communications
3 64 (1.73%) Network Security
4 56 (1.51%) Ethernet
5 55 (1.48%) Wireless
6 44 (1.19%) VoIP
6 44 (1.19%) WAN
7 37 (1.00%) SMS
8 35 (0.94%) Broadband
9 34 (0.92%) TCP/IP
10 31 (0.84%) Firewall
11 30 (0.81%) DNS
12 29 (0.78%) MPLS
13 28 (0.76%) Intranet
14 26 (0.70%) LAN
15 25 (0.67%) Value-Added Service
16 23 (0.62%) DHCP
17 21 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
18 20 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 230 (6.21%) Big Data
3 112 (3.02%) Hadoop
4 87 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
5 80 (2.16%) MySQL
6 69 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 61 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 51 (1.38%) DB2
8 51 (1.38%) QlikView
9 43 (1.16%) Relational Database
10 40 (1.08%) Data Mining
11 34 (0.92%) NoSQL
12 27 (0.73%) GIS
13 26 (0.70%) SAP HANA
14 25 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
15 22 (0.59%) Oracle Database
16 21 (0.57%) Apache Hive
17 20 (0.54%) Power BI
17 20 (0.54%) RDBMS
18 18 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 46 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (0.78%) Maven
3 25 (0.67%) JIRA
4 21 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 20 (0.54%) JUnit
6 18 (0.49%) Ant
6 18 (0.49%) Visual Studio
7 17 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
8 16 (0.43%) Axure RP
9 15 (0.40%) Git (software)
9 15 (0.40%) Mockito
9 15 (0.40%) Subversion
10 10 (0.27%) Toad
11 7 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
12 6 (0.16%) Artifactory
13 5 (0.13%) MSBuild
13 5 (0.13%) MSTest
13 5 (0.13%) T4 Templates
14 4 (0.11%) Grunt
14 4 (0.11%) Jasmine
General
1 1061 (28.63%) Finance
2 787 (21.24%) Marketing
3 421 (11.36%) Telecoms
4 328 (8.85%) Retail
5 265 (7.15%) Banking
6 189 (5.10%) Legal
7 177 (4.78%) Manufacturing
8 94 (2.54%) Publishing
9 71 (1.92%) Advertising
9 71 (1.92%) Law
10 67 (1.81%) Billing
11 66 (1.78%) Back Office
12 58 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 51 (1.38%) German Language
14 42 (1.13%) Automotive
15 36 (0.97%) Games
16 34 (0.92%) French Language
16 34 (0.92%) Front Office
16 34 (0.92%) Local Government
17 32 (0.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 620 (16.73%) Consultant
2 536 (14.46%) Development Manager
3 526 (14.19%) Business Manager
4 516 (13.92%) Business Development Manager
5 412 (11.12%) Architect
6 220 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
7 215 (5.80%) Analyst
8 197 (5.32%) Sales Manager
9 188 (5.07%) IT Manager
10 185 (4.99%) Developer
11 173 (4.67%) Sales Executive
12 140 (3.78%) Account Manager
13 136 (3.67%) Senior Manager
14 132 (3.56%) Business Analyst
15 117 (3.16%) Business Development Executive
16 99 (2.67%) Senior Consultant
17 95 (2.56%) SAP Consultant
18 92 (2.48%) IT Development Manager
18 92 (2.48%) Project Manager
19 82 (2.21%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (6.23%) .NET
2 136 (3.67%) Web Services
3 134 (3.62%) HTML
4 94 (2.54%) CSS
5 90 (2.43%) XML
6 58 (1.57%) J2EE
6 58 (1.57%) Middleware
7 53 (1.43%) ASP.NET
7 53 (1.43%) jQuery
8 39 (1.05%) Flash
9 33 (0.89%) AngularJS
9 33 (0.89%) RESTful
9 33 (0.89%) Spring
10 28 (0.76%) HTML5
11 26 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (0.59%) .NET Framework
12 22 (0.59%) WCF
13 20 (0.54%) COM
13 20 (0.54%) Hibernate
13 20 (0.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 357 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 302 (8.15%) Data Centre
3 201 (5.42%) Management Information System
4 181 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 96 (2.59%) Social Media
6 94 (2.54%) Mathematics
7 76 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 76 (2.05%) User Experience
8 71 (1.92%) Visualisation
9 60 (1.62%) Driving Licence
10 59 (1.59%) Statistics
11 48 (1.30%) Life Science
12 45 (1.21%) CMDB
13 44 (1.19%) Cybercrime
13 44 (1.19%) Fintech
13 44 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
14 40 (1.08%) Data Integration
15 32 (0.86%) Blog
16 30 (0.81%) Cyber Attack
17 29 (0.78%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 106 (2.86%) Windows
2 86 (2.32%) Linux
3 52 (1.40%) Unix
4 27 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 19 (0.51%) Android
6 15 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 14 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 12 (0.32%) Solaris
9 11 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.27%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.11%) Windows CE
11 4 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.081%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.054%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.027%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.027%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.027%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (16.41%) Project Management
2 563 (15.19%) CRM
3 541 (14.60%) Presales
4 505 (13.63%) Agile Software Development
5 378 (10.20%) Analytics
6 349 (9.42%) Mentoring
7 331 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 291 (7.85%) B2B
9 290 (7.83%) Coaching
10 281 (7.58%) ITIL
11 262 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
12 244 (6.58%) Risk Management
13 213 (5.75%) PRINCE2
14 185 (4.99%) ERP
15 183 (4.94%) Service Delivery
16 171 (4.61%) Data Analytics
17 165 (4.45%) Business Analysis
18 162 (4.37%) E-Commerce
19 158 (4.26%) TOGAF
20 147 (3.97%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (6.61%) SQL
2 176 (4.75%) C#
3 164 (4.43%) Java
4 151 (4.07%) C
5 131 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 68 (1.83%) C++
7 62 (1.67%) PHP
8 37 (1.00%) ABAP
9 36 (0.97%) Scala
10 35 (0.94%) T-SQL
11 31 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 29 (0.78%) R
13 27 (0.73%) Objective-C
14 25 (0.67%) Python
15 13 (0.35%) PL/SQL
16 12 (0.32%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.32%) VBA
17 11 (0.30%) Delphi
18 6 (0.16%) MATLAB
18 6 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 757 (20.43%) Degree
2 184 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 135 (3.64%) ISEB
4 90 (2.43%) PMI Certification
5 89 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 87 (2.35%) CISSP
7 67 (1.81%) PMP
8 50 (1.35%) DV Cleared
9 47 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
10 45 (1.21%) CESG Certified Professional
11 44 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 36 (0.97%) MBA
13 32 (0.86%) CREST Certified
14 31 (0.84%) CISM
15 28 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (0.73%) CHECK Team Leader
17 26 (0.70%) CISA
18 22 (0.59%) MCSE
19 20 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 17 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (2.51%) QA
2 76 (2.05%) SLA
3 58 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 47 (1.27%) Data Quality
5 44 (1.19%) PCI DSS
6 38 (1.03%) COBIT
7 24 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (0.51%) ISO 9001
9 12 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 8 (0.22%) Solvency II
11 7 (0.19%) ISO27002
12 6 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
12 6 (0.16%) ISO27005
12 6 (0.16%) MiFID
13 5 (0.13%) EMIR
14 4 (0.11%) CRD IV
14 4 (0.11%) HMG Infosec
15 3 (0.081%) Basel III
15 3 (0.081%) SEPA
15 3 (0.081%) TickIT
System Software
1 97 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 41 (1.11%) HDFS
4 19 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (0.32%) XenApp
6 11 (0.30%) Terminal Services
7 8 (0.22%) Firmware
8 5 (0.13%) Docker
8 5 (0.13%) vCloud
9 3 (0.081%) NFS
10 2 (0.054%) Snort
10 2 (0.054%) vSphere
10 2 (0.054%) XenServer
11 1 (0.027%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.027%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.027%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (1.21%) SCVMM
2 24 (0.65%) SCCM
3 22 (0.59%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 18 (0.49%) MOM
5 12 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 12 (0.32%) SCOM
5 12 (0.32%) WSUS
6 10 (0.27%) Jitterbit
7 9 (0.24%) Ansible
7 9 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.24%) Puppet
7 9 (0.24%) QRadar
8 7 (0.19%) RSA Archer
9 5 (0.13%) Control-M
9 5 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.081%) Dollar Universe
10 3 (0.081%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.054%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.027%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 480 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 373 (10.06%) SAP
3 310 (8.36%) Oracle
4 190 (5.13%) IBM
5 138 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
6 124 (3.35%) VMware
7 111 (3.00%) Cisco
8 100 (2.70%) Citrix
9 87 (2.35%) HP
10 78 (2.10%) Cognizant
11 61 (1.65%) EMC
12 57 (1.54%) BMC
12 57 (1.54%) Tableau
13 52 (1.40%) CheckPoint
13 52 (1.40%) Juniper
14 51 (1.38%) Informatica
15 50 (1.35%) Cloudera
16 49 (1.32%) NetApp
17 43 (1.16%) Cadence
18 38 (1.03%) Siemens
North West London
CSC
Salary: base + OTE
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West London
CSC
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Un-Capped OTE, Private Healt
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West London
CSC
Salary: base + OTE
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Car/Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 85,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - 65000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + Car/Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 -£90,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 15 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 85,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000.00 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: £60,000 per annum + £4,200 car allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday