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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 189 171 159
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 1818 2084 2316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.77% 1.89% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.20% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 1226 1449
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
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
90181 94837 103287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.67% 85.96% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75015 76618 83292
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 £32,000 £30,500
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 3 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 3 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 -20 1650 £55,000 -8.33% 188
London -39 787 £70,000 +7.69% 89
South East -40 363 £50,000 -9.09% 35
Berkshire 0 144 £55,000 -21.42% 9
Surrey -56 115 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Yorkshire +68 93 £40,000 -11.11% 9
North West +45 90 £43,750 -12.50% 17
City of London -24 90 £65,000 +14.03% 27
West Midlands -32 85 £49,000 -10.90% 12
East of England +35 81 £45,000 - 9
South West +15 77 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Birmingham -18 67 £55,000 -12.00% 7
Scotland +35 65 £59,250 +7.72% 11
Reading -22 65 £40,000 -51.51% 5
Bristol +40 57 £35,000 -44.00% 3
West Yorkshire +41 51 £50,750 +10.92% 6
Manchester +25 45 £45,000 +24.13% 13
Slough +30 41 £85,000 +21.42%
Hertfordshire +12 41 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Guildford -5 41 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Edinburgh +26 39 £60,000 -40.00% 8
Leeds +14 39 £50,000 +7.52% 6
East Midlands +10 37 £78,000 +95.00% 8
South Yorkshire +42 30 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Sheffield +40 30 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cheshire +33 28 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Egham -4 27 - -
Bracknell +10 26 £50,000 -25.92% 1
East Sussex +45 25 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Brighton +42 25 £50,000 +17.64%

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 1118 (30.15%) Finance
2 789 (21.28%) Marketing
3 736 (19.85%) Degree
4 600 (16.18%) Project Management
5 561 (15.13%) CRM
6 540 (14.56%) Presales
7 475 (12.81%) Agile Software Development
8 448 (12.08%) Microsoft
9 446 (12.03%) SAP
10 435 (11.73%) Telecoms
11 394 (10.63%) Analytics
12 358 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
13 347 (9.36%) Retail
14 344 (9.28%) Coaching
15 333 (8.98%) Mentoring
16 329 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 326 (8.79%) Oracle
18 321 (8.66%) MS Excel
19 309 (8.33%) SaaS
20 291 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
21 285 (7.69%) Risk Management
22 284 (7.66%) B2B
23 280 (7.55%) Banking
24 269 (7.25%) Data Centre
25 266 (7.17%) ITIL
26 262 (7.07%) SQL Server
27 261 (7.04%) SQL
28 237 (6.39%) Big Data
29 224 (6.04%) .NET
30 220 (5.93%) Legal

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 70 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 54 (1.46%) SAS
3 35 (0.94%) CMS
4 34 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 32 (0.86%) Skype for Business
6 31 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
7 30 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 22 (0.59%) IIS
9 21 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 21 (0.57%) NetWeaver
10 20 (0.54%) Apache
11 17 (0.46%) Node.js
12 16 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (0.38%) Apache Pig
13 14 (0.38%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.35%) MS Exchange
14 13 (0.35%) OpenStack
15 12 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (0.27%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 321 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 106 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 98 (2.64%) MS Office
4 36 (0.97%) SPSS
5 26 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (0.49%) MS Project
7 18 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
8 16 (0.43%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.11%) Stata
12 3 (0.081%) DOC1
12 3 (0.081%) InDesign
12 3 (0.081%) OrCAD
13 2 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.054%) Simulink
13 2 (0.054%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.054%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 137 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (1.00%) SAP CO
2 37 (1.00%) SAP FI
2 37 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 28 (0.76%) SAP GRC
4 25 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 25 (0.67%) SAP CRM
4 25 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 23 (0.62%) SAP PS
6 19 (0.51%) SAP HR-PA
7 18 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
7 18 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 17 (0.46%) Eloqua
8 17 (0.46%) SAP FSCM
9 16 (0.43%) SAP MDM
10 15 (0.40%) SAP PP
11 12 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
11 12 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
11 12 (0.32%) SAP SCM
12 10 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 309 (8.33%) SaaS
2 119 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
4 84 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 84 (2.27%) PaaS
5 71 (1.91%) IaaS
6 54 (1.46%) Office 365
7 43 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
8 27 (0.73%) Boomi
9 24 (0.65%) Force.com
10 16 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
11 13 (0.35%) Taleo
12 12 (0.32%) iPaaS
13 9 (0.24%) GitHub
14 8 (0.22%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
15 5 (0.13%) Azure Machine Learning
15 5 (0.13%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 81 (2.18%) Internet
2 65 (1.75%) Unified Communications
3 61 (1.65%) Network Security
4 51 (1.38%) Ethernet
5 49 (1.32%) Wireless
6 44 (1.19%) WAN
7 43 (1.16%) VoIP
8 36 (0.97%) TCP/IP
9 34 (0.92%) Firewall
9 34 (0.92%) SMS
10 30 (0.81%) LAN
11 29 (0.78%) DNS
12 28 (0.76%) MPLS
13 27 (0.73%) Broadband
14 25 (0.67%) Intranet
15 20 (0.54%) Value-Added Service
15 20 (0.54%) VPN
16 19 (0.51%) DHCP
17 18 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
18 16 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 237 (6.39%) Big Data
3 115 (3.10%) Hadoop
4 109 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (1.86%) MySQL
7 62 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 55 (1.48%) QlikView
9 50 (1.35%) DB2
10 46 (1.24%) Relational Database
11 41 (1.11%) Data Mining
12 38 (1.02%) NoSQL
13 32 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
13 32 (0.86%) SAP HANA
14 28 (0.76%) GIS
15 27 (0.73%) DataStage
16 25 (0.67%) SAP Data Services
17 24 (0.65%) RDBMS
18 21 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
18 21 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 53 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (0.67%) Maven
3 21 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 19 (0.51%) JIRA
4 19 (0.51%) Visual Studio
5 18 (0.49%) Axure RP
6 17 (0.46%) Jenkins
6 17 (0.46%) JUnit
7 14 (0.38%) Subversion
8 12 (0.32%) Ant
8 12 (0.32%) Git (software)
8 12 (0.32%) Mockito
8 12 (0.32%) Toad
9 9 (0.24%) MSTest
9 9 (0.24%) T4 Templates
10 6 (0.16%) Artifactory
10 6 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.11%) Grunt
12 4 (0.11%) MSBuild
General
1 1118 (30.15%) Finance
2 789 (21.28%) Marketing
3 435 (11.73%) Telecoms
4 347 (9.36%) Retail
5 280 (7.55%) Banking
6 220 (5.93%) Legal
7 190 (5.12%) Manufacturing
8 90 (2.43%) Publishing
9 75 (2.02%) Billing
10 72 (1.94%) Back Office
10 72 (1.94%) Law
11 71 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
12 66 (1.78%) Advertising
13 52 (1.40%) German Language
14 48 (1.29%) Automotive
15 44 (1.19%) Front Office
16 39 (1.05%) Electronics
17 38 (1.02%) Local Government
18 37 (1.00%) Games
19 34 (0.92%) French Language
Job Titles
1 634 (17.10%) Consultant
2 495 (13.35%) Development Manager
3 481 (12.97%) Business Manager
4 471 (12.70%) Business Development Manager
5 384 (10.36%) Architect
6 217 (5.85%) Analyst
7 206 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 203 (5.47%) Sales Manager
9 192 (5.18%) Developer
10 180 (4.85%) IT Manager
11 166 (4.48%) Sales Executive
12 146 (3.94%) Account Manager
13 139 (3.75%) Senior Manager
14 131 (3.53%) Business Analyst
15 116 (3.13%) Business Development Executive
16 114 (3.07%) SAP Consultant
17 94 (2.54%) Project Manager
18 87 (2.35%) Senior Consultant
19 86 (2.32%) Management Consultant
20 78 (2.10%) Managing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (6.04%) .NET
2 135 (3.64%) HTML
2 135 (3.64%) Web Services
3 103 (2.78%) XML
4 98 (2.64%) CSS
5 62 (1.67%) ASP.NET
6 53 (1.43%) Middleware
7 52 (1.40%) jQuery
8 49 (1.32%) J2EE
9 36 (0.97%) Flash
10 33 (0.89%) AngularJS
10 33 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (0.78%) HTML5
11 29 (0.78%) Spring
12 28 (0.76%) RESTful
13 24 (0.65%) .NET Framework
14 21 (0.57%) Entity Framework
14 21 (0.57%) WCF
15 19 (0.51%) COM
15 19 (0.51%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 358 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 269 (7.25%) Data Centre
3 198 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 193 (5.20%) Computer Science
5 102 (2.75%) Mathematics
6 91 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 79 (2.13%) Social Media
7 79 (2.13%) User Experience
8 66 (1.78%) Visualisation
9 59 (1.59%) Driving Licence
10 58 (1.56%) Data Integration
11 53 (1.43%) Statistics
12 49 (1.32%) Life Science
13 45 (1.21%) Cybercrime
14 40 (1.08%) CMDB
14 40 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
15 36 (0.97%) Fintech
16 35 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 28 (0.76%) Cyber Attack
18 27 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 119 (3.21%) Windows
2 82 (2.21%) Linux
3 62 (1.67%) Unix
4 40 (1.08%) Windows Server
5 24 (0.65%) Android
6 20 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 13 (0.35%) Solaris
8 10 (0.27%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.16%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.11%) Windows CE
14 3 (0.081%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.054%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.054%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.027%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.027%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (16.18%) Project Management
2 561 (15.13%) CRM
3 540 (14.56%) Presales
4 475 (12.81%) Agile Software Development
5 394 (10.63%) Analytics
6 344 (9.28%) Coaching
7 333 (8.98%) Mentoring
8 329 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 291 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
10 285 (7.69%) Risk Management
11 284 (7.66%) B2B
12 266 (7.17%) ITIL
13 203 (5.47%) ERP
14 197 (5.31%) PRINCE2
15 176 (4.75%) Service Delivery
16 175 (4.72%) Data Analytics
17 172 (4.64%) Business Analysis
18 152 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
19 148 (3.99%) Service Management
20 147 (3.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (7.04%) SQL
2 188 (5.07%) C#
3 150 (4.05%) C
4 148 (3.99%) Java
5 135 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 62 (1.67%) C++
7 49 (1.32%) ABAP
8 45 (1.21%) PHP
9 41 (1.11%) T-SQL
10 36 (0.97%) Scala
11 30 (0.81%) Python
12 29 (0.78%) VB.NET
13 26 (0.70%) R
14 24 (0.65%) Objective-C
15 22 (0.59%) PL/SQL
16 17 (0.46%) VBA
17 16 (0.43%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.19%) Delphi
19 6 (0.16%) Clojure
19 6 (0.16%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 736 (19.85%) Degree
2 176 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 125 (3.37%) ISEB
4 85 (2.29%) PMI Certification
5 81 (2.18%) CISSP
6 76 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 64 (1.73%) PMP
8 47 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
9 45 (1.21%) CESG Certified Professional
10 42 (1.13%) DV Cleared
11 38 (1.02%) MBA
12 36 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 31 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
13 31 (0.84%) CISM
14 29 (0.78%) ACCA
15 27 (0.73%) CISA
15 27 (0.73%) CREST Certified
16 24 (0.65%) CIMA
17 20 (0.54%) CHECK Team Leader
18 18 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (2.29%) QA
2 74 (2.00%) SLA
3 55 (1.48%) Data Quality
4 50 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 43 (1.16%) PCI DSS
6 38 (1.02%) COBIT
7 24 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.46%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.30%) MiFID
9 11 (0.30%) Solvency II
10 7 (0.19%) ISO27002
11 6 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
11 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 6 (0.16%) ISO27005
12 5 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (0.13%) EMIR
13 4 (0.11%) Basel II
13 4 (0.11%) Basel III
13 4 (0.11%) CRD IV
13 4 (0.11%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 80 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (1.16%) HDFS
3 36 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (0.32%) Terminal Services
5 12 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (0.32%) XenApp
6 6 (0.16%) Firmware
7 4 (0.11%) NFS
8 3 (0.081%) vCloud
9 2 (0.054%) Docker
9 2 (0.054%) Snort
9 2 (0.054%) XenServer
10 1 (0.027%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.027%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.027%) vSphere
10 1 (0.027%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (1.08%) SCVMM
2 27 (0.73%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 18 (0.49%) MOM
4 15 (0.40%) SCCM
5 12 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 12 (0.32%) Jitterbit
5 12 (0.32%) SCOM
5 12 (0.32%) WSUS
6 11 (0.30%) Control-M
6 11 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
7 9 (0.24%) Ansible
7 9 (0.24%) QRadar
8 8 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.22%) Puppet
8 8 (0.22%) RSA Archer
9 6 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (0.13%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.081%) Dollar Universe
11 3 (0.081%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.054%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 448 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 446 (12.03%) SAP
3 326 (8.79%) Oracle
4 180 (4.85%) IBM
5 145 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
6 105 (2.83%) VMware
7 98 (2.64%) Cisco
8 86 (2.32%) Citrix
9 79 (2.13%) HP
10 73 (1.97%) Cognizant
11 67 (1.81%) Informatica
12 61 (1.65%) Tableau
13 54 (1.46%) EMC
14 52 (1.40%) BMC
14 52 (1.40%) Cloudera
15 48 (1.29%) Juniper
16 46 (1.24%) Siemens
17 45 (1.21%) NetApp
18 43 (1.16%) Ariba
19 42 (1.13%) CheckPoint
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 -£90,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 85,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 85,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Yorkshire
Click IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + OTE, pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Click IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + OTE, pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + uncapped commission and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 pa, £50,000 OTE
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Car allowance, laptop, bonus & ben
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £101000 per annum + + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago