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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 215 205 185
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 1450 1792 1953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.54% 1.65% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.88% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 1153 1152
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,657
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.88%

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
82940 95208 97348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.24% 87.52% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 69058 78708 77913
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 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
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 +3 1388 £57,500 +4.54% 237
London +33 720 £67,500 -3.57% 103
South East -2 300 £55,000 +10.00% 50
Berkshire +51 138 £75,000 +50.00% 7
West Midlands +18 91 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Surrey -25 82 £55,000 -4.34% 12
City of London +5 67 £55,000 -26.66% 31
Reading +21 65 £60,000 +41.17% 3
East of England +15 55 £42,500 +6.25% 14
South West -10 52 £38,500 -0.64% 17
North West -45 51 £47,500 +26.66% 18
Egham -1 47 £107,500 +91.11%
Birmingham -4 47 £47,500 -13.63% 2
East Midlands +41 45 £38,750 +1.97% 5
Yorkshire +34 39 £43,750 -20.45% 4
Slough - 34 £85,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +14 30 £46,500 -15.45% 4
Hampshire +4 27 £42,500 -10.52% 14
Manchester -34 25 £50,000 +33.33% 14
Hertfordshire +16 23 £22,500 -50.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +15 22 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Leeds +27 17 £50,000 +58.73% 4
East Sussex +18 17 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Scotland 0 16 £41,250 -13.15% 3
Nottinghamshire +25 15 £35,000 -50.00% 1
Cheshire +22 15 £34,250 -23.88% 2
Coventry +8 15 £33,375 -25.83% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 14 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Wiltshire +6 14 £46,500 +16.25% 1
Gloucestershire -10 14 £40,000 -28.57% 4

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 872 (27.25%) Finance
2 702 (21.94%) Marketing
3 625 (19.53%) Degree
4 532 (16.63%) Project Management
5 458 (14.31%) Presales
6 419 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
7 417 (13.03%) CRM
8 399 (12.47%) Microsoft
9 380 (11.88%) Telecoms
10 335 (10.47%) Retail
11 333 (10.41%) Mentoring
12 329 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
13 298 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 295 (9.22%) Analytics
15 278 (8.69%) Data Centre
16 270 (8.44%) MS Excel
17 246 (7.69%) Oracle
18 240 (7.50%) ITIL
19 236 (7.38%) SQL
20 226 (7.06%) Banking
21 223 (6.97%) SAP
22 222 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
23 216 (6.75%) PRINCE2
24 200 (6.25%) Service Delivery
25 198 (6.19%) SaaS
26 191 (5.97%) B2B
27 182 (5.69%) E-Commerce
28 178 (5.56%) .NET
29 176 (5.50%) Java
30 168 (5.25%) Big Data

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 59 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 42 (1.31%) SAS
3 32 (1.00%) Apache Spark
4 30 (0.94%) Apache Pig
5 28 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (0.84%) Apache
7 26 (0.81%) Apache Solr
7 26 (0.81%) Skype for Business
7 26 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 19 (0.59%) Tomcat
9 16 (0.50%) NetWeaver
9 16 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (0.38%) CMS
11 12 (0.38%) OpenStack
12 11 (0.34%) IIS
13 10 (0.31%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.28%) Confluence
15 8 (0.25%) SAP Portal
16 7 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 270 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 115 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 108 (3.38%) MS Office
4 35 (1.09%) SPSS
5 20 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.59%) MS Project
7 11 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.19%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.063%) InDesign
12 2 (0.063%) InVision
12 2 (0.063%) Simulink
12 2 (0.063%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.031%) DOC1
13 1 (0.031%) Stata
13 1 (0.031%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 55 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.00%) SAP GRC
3 22 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 20 (0.63%) SAP ERP
5 18 (0.56%) SAP Business One
6 15 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
7 14 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
8 12 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
9 10 (0.31%) FastStats
10 9 (0.28%) Magento
10 9 (0.28%) Sage 200
10 9 (0.28%) SAP CRM
11 8 (0.25%) Sage X3
11 8 (0.25%) SAP SD
11 8 (0.25%) Summit
12 7 (0.22%) SAP CO
12 7 (0.22%) SAP FI
12 7 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
13 6 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 198 (6.19%) SaaS
2 154 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
4 130 (4.06%) IaaS
5 124 (3.88%) PaaS
6 57 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
7 54 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
8 35 (1.09%) Office 365
9 17 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 12 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 9 (0.28%) Force.com
13 7 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
14 6 (0.19%) GitHub
15 5 (0.16%) MailChimp
16 4 (0.13%) Bluemix
16 4 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
16 4 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 96 (3.00%) Internet
2 59 (1.84%) Network Security
3 46 (1.44%) WAN
4 39 (1.22%) Firewall
4 39 (1.22%) Wireless
5 36 (1.13%) DNS
5 36 (1.13%) Ethernet
6 32 (1.00%) VoIP
7 31 (0.97%) SMS
8 30 (0.94%) LAN
9 28 (0.88%) Value-Added Service
10 27 (0.84%) DHCP
10 27 (0.84%) TCP/IP
11 26 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
12 25 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (0.78%) Intranet
13 24 (0.75%) Broadband
14 20 (0.63%) Unified Communications
15 18 (0.56%) Cisco PIX
16 17 (0.53%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (5.25%) Big Data
2 161 (5.03%) SQL Server
3 83 (2.59%) Hadoop
4 80 (2.50%) MySQL
5 52 (1.63%) Relational Database
6 48 (1.50%) DB2
7 42 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
8 36 (1.13%) SAP HANA
9 32 (1.00%) NoSQL
10 30 (0.94%) Apache Hive
10 30 (0.94%) Oracle Database
11 27 (0.84%) HBase
12 25 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 22 (0.69%) RDBMS
14 19 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (0.56%) GIS
15 18 (0.56%) Power BI
15 18 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (0.53%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 41 (1.28%) JIRA
2 21 (0.66%) Subversion
3 19 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 16 (0.50%) Jenkins
6 14 (0.44%) Ant
6 14 (0.44%) Maven
7 9 (0.28%) JUnit
7 9 (0.28%) Mockito
7 9 (0.28%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (0.13%) Axure RP
9 4 (0.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (0.13%) Selenium
10 3 (0.094%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.063%) gulp
11 2 (0.063%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.063%) LSMW
11 2 (0.063%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.063%) ProC
General
1 872 (27.25%) Finance
2 702 (21.94%) Marketing
3 380 (11.88%) Telecoms
4 335 (10.47%) Retail
5 226 (7.06%) Banking
6 125 (3.91%) Legal
7 85 (2.66%) Manufacturing
8 73 (2.28%) Publishing
9 71 (2.22%) Advertising
10 68 (2.13%) Back Office
11 43 (1.34%) Billing
12 34 (1.06%) Automotive
12 34 (1.06%) German Language
12 34 (1.06%) Law
12 34 (1.06%) Retail Banking
13 32 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
14 29 (0.91%) French Language
15 25 (0.78%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.78%) Games
16 24 (0.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 536 (16.75%) Business Manager
2 531 (16.59%) Development Manager
3 525 (16.41%) Business Development Manager
4 429 (13.41%) Consultant
5 406 (12.69%) Architect
6 210 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
7 175 (5.47%) Analyst
8 159 (4.97%) Developer
9 140 (4.38%) IT Manager
10 130 (4.06%) Sales Executive
11 128 (4.00%) Senior Manager
12 113 (3.53%) Account Manager
13 102 (3.19%) Sales Manager
14 101 (3.16%) Senior Consultant
15 99 (3.09%) Business Analyst
16 93 (2.91%) Project Manager
17 84 (2.63%) Service Manager
18 83 (2.59%) IT Development Manager
19 74 (2.31%) Security Manager
20 65 (2.03%) Business Development Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (5.56%) .NET
2 111 (3.47%) HTML
3 79 (2.47%) CSS
4 76 (2.38%) Web Services
5 49 (1.53%) jQuery
6 43 (1.34%) HTML5
7 41 (1.28%) ASP.NET
8 39 (1.22%) Middleware
9 37 (1.16%) AngularJS
9 37 (1.16%) Flash
10 32 (1.00%) RESTful
11 30 (0.94%) XML
12 29 (0.91%) J2EE
12 29 (0.91%) Spring
13 26 (0.81%) Hibernate
14 23 (0.72%) LAMP
15 21 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (0.66%) COM
16 18 (0.56%) .NET Framework
17 17 (0.53%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 329 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 278 (8.69%) Data Centre
3 150 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 147 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 99 (3.09%) Social Media
6 68 (2.13%) Statistics
6 68 (2.13%) User Experience
7 57 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
8 56 (1.75%) Visualisation
9 50 (1.56%) Mathematics
10 49 (1.53%) Driving Licence
11 48 (1.50%) CMDB
12 45 (1.41%) Blog
13 44 (1.38%) PMI
14 43 (1.34%) Virtual Team
15 41 (1.28%) Fintech
16 37 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
17 34 (1.06%) Credit Risk
18 32 (1.00%) Public Cloud
19 31 (0.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (2.91%) Linux
2 67 (2.09%) Windows
3 45 (1.41%) Unix
4 28 (0.88%) Solaris
5 14 (0.44%) Windows 7
6 13 (0.41%) Android
7 12 (0.38%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.34%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.28%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.22%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.094%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.094%) VMS
13 1 (0.031%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (16.63%) Project Management
2 458 (14.31%) Presales
3 419 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
4 417 (13.03%) CRM
5 333 (10.41%) Mentoring
6 298 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 295 (9.22%) Analytics
8 240 (7.50%) ITIL
9 222 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
10 216 (6.75%) PRINCE2
11 200 (6.25%) Service Delivery
12 191 (5.97%) B2B
13 182 (5.69%) E-Commerce
14 166 (5.19%) Risk Management
15 160 (5.00%) Coaching
16 152 (4.75%) TOGAF
17 142 (4.44%) ERP
18 135 (4.22%) Line Management
19 127 (3.97%) Cybersecurity
20 120 (3.75%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 236 (7.38%) SQL
2 176 (5.50%) Java
3 130 (4.06%) C#
4 129 (4.03%) C
5 102 (3.19%) JavaScript
6 73 (2.28%) PHP
7 56 (1.75%) C++
8 43 (1.34%) Scala
9 39 (1.22%) Python
10 36 (1.13%) VB.NET
11 31 (0.97%) Objective-C
12 27 (0.84%) R
13 16 (0.50%) Ruby
14 15 (0.47%) ABAP
14 15 (0.47%) Delphi
14 15 (0.47%) T-SQL
15 10 (0.31%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.25%) VC++
17 7 (0.22%) Clojure
17 7 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 625 (19.53%) Degree
2 161 (5.03%) Security Cleared
3 102 (3.19%) PMI Certification
4 100 (3.13%) ISEB
5 81 (2.53%) CISSP
6 70 (2.19%) SC Cleared
7 63 (1.97%) PMP
8 62 (1.94%) DV Cleared
9 37 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
10 36 (1.13%) CREST Certified
11 33 (1.03%) CHECK Team Leader
12 32 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
13 31 (0.97%) CISA
13 31 (0.97%) CISM
14 26 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
14 26 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 25 (0.78%) CCNA
16 22 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (0.53%) MCSE
18 16 (0.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (4.28%) QA
2 77 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 72 (2.25%) SLA
4 44 (1.38%) PCI DSS
5 30 (0.94%) COBIT
6 17 (0.53%) Data Quality
7 16 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (0.44%) ISO 9001
8 14 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 12 (0.38%) ISO27002
10 10 (0.31%) MiFID
11 9 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
11 9 (0.28%) EMIR
11 9 (0.28%) GPG13
12 6 (0.19%) ISO 9000
13 4 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
13 4 (0.13%) ISO27005
14 3 (0.094%) NEBOSH
14 3 (0.094%) P3O
15 1 (0.031%) JTAG
System Software
1 130 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
3 46 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 30 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
5 18 (0.56%) Terminal Services
5 18 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
5 18 (0.56%) XenApp
6 16 (0.50%) HDFS
6 16 (0.50%) ISA Server
7 11 (0.34%) Firmware
8 5 (0.16%) Docker
9 4 (0.13%) vCloud
9 4 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.13%) vSphere
10 2 (0.063%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.031%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.031%) GPFS
11 1 (0.031%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.031%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 48 (1.50%) SCVMM
2 22 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 20 (0.63%) MOM
3 20 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.63%) Puppet
4 18 (0.56%) Ansible
4 18 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 18 (0.56%) SCOM
4 18 (0.56%) WSUS
5 17 (0.53%) SCCM
6 7 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.13%) vRealize
9 3 (0.094%) QRadar
10 2 (0.063%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.063%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.063%) Terraform
11 1 (0.031%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.031%) Cisco IPCC
11 1 (0.031%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 399 (12.47%) Microsoft
2 246 (7.69%) Oracle
3 223 (6.97%) SAP
4 150 (4.69%) VMware
5 131 (4.09%) Cisco
6 120 (3.75%) IBM
7 109 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
8 100 (3.13%) Citrix
9 85 (2.66%) HP
10 69 (2.16%) EMC
11 61 (1.91%) Cognizant
12 60 (1.88%) CheckPoint
13 55 (1.72%) Juniper
13 55 (1.72%) NetApp
14 52 (1.63%) BMC
15 36 (1.13%) Cadence
16 35 (1.09%) Google
17 27 (0.84%) Sage
18 26 (0.81%) F5
19 24 (0.75%) Tableau
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