The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Developer
Rank 189 168 180
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 28 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.83% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.88% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 24
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5270 5142 5161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4397 4264 4397
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Business Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Developer across the West Midlands region.

Business Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Business Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Birmingham +7 8 £18,000 -52.94%
Staffordshire -7 6 £42,250 +5.62%
Worcestershire -2 4 £38,250 +25.40%
West Bromwich - 4 £30,459 -
Shropshire -6 1 £32,500 -
Business Developer
England

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 35 (67.31%) SQL
1 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
2 32 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 24 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (42.31%) BusinessObjects
6 18 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (28.85%) Oracle
9 12 (23.08%) ETL
9 12 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
11 10 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (19.23%) Finance
12 9 (17.31%) Process Management
12 9 (17.31%) Data Modelling
12 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
13 8 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
14 7 (13.46%) Tableau
14 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (13.46%) RDBMS
14 7 (13.46%) Data Management
14 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (11.54%) MS Office
15 6 (11.54%) SAP
15 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
15 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.54%) MS Office
3 5 (9.62%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.85%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
2 24 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (42.31%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
6 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
9 8 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (13.46%) RDBMS
10 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 5 (9.62%) BODI
12 5 (9.62%) Star Schema
12 5 (9.62%) OLAP
13 4 (7.69%) QlikView
13 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
13 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.69%) Subversion
3 3 (5.77%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) HTML
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
1 4 (7.69%) CSS
1 4 (7.69%) Web Services
1 4 (7.69%) XML
1 4 (7.69%) Ajax
2 2 (3.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (23.08%) ETL
3 9 (17.31%) Data Modelling
3 9 (17.31%) Process Management
4 7 (13.46%) Data Management
5 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.62%) Web Design
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) Online Marketing
6 5 (9.62%) Business Development
7 4 (7.69%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) Document Management
7 4 (7.69%) OO
8 3 (5.77%) ERP
8 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (5.77%) Master Data Management
9 2 (3.85%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (3.85%) Information Exploitation
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.69%) VBScript
3 4 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) VB
4 1 (1.92%) VBA
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) Tableau
4 6 (11.54%) SAP
5 5 (9.62%) Cognos
6 4 (7.69%) Metastorm
7 3 (5.77%) IBM
7 3 (5.77%) Talend
8 1 (1.92%) Netezza
8 1 (1.92%) Infor