The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 139 117 165
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +48
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 86 94 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.53% 1.78% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.28% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 68 35
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £19,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £85,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Business Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4501 4130 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.92% 78.20% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3791 3498 3071
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Development across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Development
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Development Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Development
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Business Development Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Development
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 Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 74 £57,500 +27.77% 10
Coventry -6 5 £70,000 -22.22% 1
Warwickshire -16 3 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Solihull -3 1 £20,000 -42.85%
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Development also 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 that cited Business Development.

1 80 (36.04%) Finance
2 78 (35.14%) Project Management
3 58 (26.13%) SC Cleared
3 58 (26.13%) Security Cleared
4 55 (24.77%) Degree
5 47 (21.17%) Retail
6 40 (18.02%) Back Office
7 36 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (14.86%) Six Sigma
9 32 (14.41%) Benchmarking
9 32 (14.41%) .NET
9 32 (14.41%) German Language
10 30 (13.51%) ITIL
11 29 (13.06%) Transition Management
12 28 (12.61%) Microsoft
12 28 (12.61%) Service Management
12 28 (12.61%) ITSM
13 27 (12.16%) PRINCE2
14 26 (11.71%) Law
15 25 (11.26%) Scrum
15 25 (11.26%) Oracle
15 25 (11.26%) ISEB
16 24 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
17 21 (9.46%) Java
18 20 (9.01%) MS Excel
19 17 (7.66%) Marketing
20 15 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
20 15 (6.76%) HP
21 14 (6.31%) Java EE
21 14 (6.31%) Use Case

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Development also 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 that cited Business Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.15%) WebSphere
1 7 (3.15%) Apache Pig
2 6 (2.70%) Apache
2 6 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.15%) MS Office
3 5 (2.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.80%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.35%) Intranet
1 3 (1.35%) Internet
2 2 (0.90%) Network Security
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.31%) Big Data
2 7 (3.15%) MarkLogic
2 7 (3.15%) Hadoop
2 7 (3.15%) Apache Hive
2 7 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.45%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (3.60%) LoadRunner
1 8 (3.60%) Selenium
1 8 (3.60%) Talend Open Studio
1 8 (3.60%) NeoLoad
2 1 (0.45%) Hudson
General
1 80 (36.04%) Finance
2 47 (21.17%) Retail
3 40 (18.02%) Back Office
4 32 (14.41%) German Language
5 26 (11.71%) Law
6 17 (7.66%) Marketing
7 12 (5.41%) Advertising
8 5 (2.25%) Multimedia
8 5 (2.25%) Front Office
9 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.35%) Legal
11 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.45%) Electronics
12 1 (0.45%) Billing
12 1 (0.45%) Publishing
12 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (17.12%) Consultant
2 32 (14.41%) Development Manager
3 30 (13.51%) Architect
4 29 (13.06%) Transition Manager
5 26 (11.71%) Senior Manager
6 24 (10.81%) Software Development Manager
6 24 (10.81%) Software Manager
7 22 (9.91%) Technical Architect
7 22 (9.91%) Service Manager
8 19 (8.56%) Service Transition Manager
9 16 (7.21%) Senior Service Manager
10 11 (4.95%) Security Consultant
11 8 (3.60%) Test Manager
11 8 (3.60%) Performance Manager
11 8 (3.60%) Performance Test Manager
12 7 (3.15%) Data Consultant
12 7 (3.15%) Analyst
12 7 (3.15%) Senior Consultant
12 7 (3.15%) Data Architect
12 7 (3.15%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.41%) .NET
2 14 (6.31%) Java EE
3 7 (3.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (3.15%) XML
3 7 (3.15%) Middleware
4 6 (2.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.15%) Data Integration
3 6 (2.70%) Social Media
3 6 (2.70%) User Experience
4 5 (2.25%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.35%) GIS
7 2 (0.90%) Informatics
7 2 (0.90%) FMCG
7 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.45%) DTV
8 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.60%) Windows
1 8 (3.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (35.14%) Project Management
2 36 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (14.86%) Six Sigma
4 32 (14.41%) Benchmarking
5 30 (13.51%) ITIL
6 29 (13.06%) Transition Management
7 28 (12.61%) Service Management
7 28 (12.61%) ITSM
8 27 (12.16%) PRINCE2
9 25 (11.26%) Scrum
10 24 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
12 14 (6.31%) Use Case
12 14 (6.31%) Cyber Security
13 13 (5.86%) Information Security
14 11 (4.95%) CRM
14 11 (4.95%) Time Management
15 10 (4.50%) E-Commerce
16 9 (4.05%) Customer Engagement
16 9 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.46%) Java
2 6 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (26.13%) SC Cleared
1 58 (26.13%) Security Cleared
2 55 (24.77%) Degree
3 25 (11.26%) ISEB
4 8 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.60%) MCSE
5 7 (3.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.15%) VCP5
6 4 (1.80%) CISA
7 3 (1.35%) CISSP
8 1 (0.45%) CIMA
8 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.45%) PMP
8 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.45%) ACCA
8 1 (0.45%) APMP
8 1 (0.45%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (3.15%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.60%) SCCM
1 8 (3.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.26%) Oracle
3 15 (6.76%) HP
4 13 (5.86%) VMware
5 8 (3.60%) Informatica
5 8 (3.60%) SAP
5 8 (3.60%) Talend
5 8 (3.60%) SOASTA, Inc
6 7 (3.15%) Cloudera
6 7 (3.15%) IBM
6 7 (3.15%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.70%) JBoss
8 5 (2.25%) Citrix
8 5 (2.25%) Cisco
8 5 (2.25%) Symantec
9 4 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.90%) Siebel
10 2 (0.90%) Splunk
10 2 (0.90%) ArcSight
10 2 (0.90%) LogRhythm
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits
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Birmingham
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum + OTE £50k uncapped
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Warwickshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k & 6k car allownace
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Birmingham
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + uncapped OTE
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Coventry
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Package + Car
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West Midlands
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £25000 - £41000 per annum + £60K total OTE, car allowance.
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