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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 109 140 158
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +18
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 105 71 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.95% 1.29% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 1.67% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 92 47 35
Average salary £60,000 £44,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £19,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
4123 4262 3643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.74% 77.21% 74.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3411 3612 3083
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +33 89 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Coventry +2 5 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Warwickshire +9 4 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Worcestershire +1 2 £57,500 -
Solihull - 1 £20,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 82 (35.04%) Finance
2 70 (29.91%) Project Management
3 60 (25.64%) Degree
4 54 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 54 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 52 (22.22%) Retail
6 42 (17.95%) Back Office
7 32 (13.68%) Six Sigma
7 32 (13.68%) Benchmarking
7 32 (13.68%) German Language
8 29 (12.39%) Marketing
8 29 (12.39%) Microsoft
9 28 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (11.54%) .NET
11 26 (11.11%) ITIL
11 26 (11.11%) ITSM
11 26 (11.11%) Transition Management
12 25 (10.68%) Service Management
12 25 (10.68%) Oracle
13 24 (10.26%) PRINCE2
14 23 (9.83%) ISEB
14 23 (9.83%) Law
15 22 (9.40%) Scrum
15 22 (9.40%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (8.12%) Big Data
17 18 (7.69%) MS Excel
18 17 (7.26%) E-Commerce
18 17 (7.26%) Java
19 15 (6.41%) Analytics
19 15 (6.41%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (2.56%) Apache
1 6 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.71%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.71%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.28%) SAP CRM
2 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) Intranet
1 3 (1.28%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) Network Security
3 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.43%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.43%) Broadband
3 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.12%) Big Data
2 4 (1.71%) MarkLogic
2 4 (1.71%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.71%) Apache Hive
2 4 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (0.85%) MySQL
3 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.43%) QlikView
4 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (5.13%) Selenium
2 10 (4.27%) LoadRunner
2 10 (4.27%) NeoLoad
3 5 (2.14%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.85%) Hudson
4 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.43%) WATIR
5 1 (0.43%) RSpec
5 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
General
1 82 (35.04%) Finance
2 52 (22.22%) Retail
3 42 (17.95%) Back Office
4 32 (13.68%) German Language
5 29 (12.39%) Marketing
6 23 (9.83%) Law
7 12 (5.13%) Advertising
8 9 (3.85%) Front Office
9 7 (2.99%) Telecoms
10 5 (2.14%) Multimedia
11 4 (1.71%) Legal
12 3 (1.28%) Banking
13 2 (0.85%) Billing
13 2 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.43%) Electronics
14 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (17.09%) Architect
2 35 (14.96%) Consultant
3 32 (13.68%) Development Manager
4 29 (12.39%) Technical Architect
5 26 (11.11%) Transition Manager
6 23 (9.83%) Software Manager
6 23 (9.83%) Software Development Manager
7 22 (9.40%) Senior Manager
8 19 (8.12%) Service Manager
9 17 (7.26%) Service Transition Manager
10 13 (5.56%) Senior Service Manager
10 13 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.70%) Security Consultant
12 10 (4.27%) Test Manager
12 10 (4.27%) Performance Manager
12 10 (4.27%) Performance Test Manager
13 9 (3.85%) Business Manager
13 9 (3.85%) Digital Architect
14 8 (3.42%) Senior Consultant
15 7 (2.99%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.54%) .NET
2 9 (3.85%) Java EE
3 6 (2.56%) J2EE
4 4 (1.71%) XML
4 4 (1.71%) Middleware
4 4 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.85%) JPA
5 2 (0.85%) CSS3
5 2 (0.85%) HTML
5 2 (0.85%) Spring
5 2 (0.85%) JMS
5 2 (0.85%) CSS
5 2 (0.85%) HTML5
6 1 (0.43%) Yii
6 1 (0.43%) REST
6 1 (0.43%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.43%) JAX-RS
6 1 (0.43%) RESTEasy
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.99%) Social Media
2 5 (2.14%) Visualisation
3 4 (1.71%) Data Integration
3 4 (1.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.28%) GIS
5 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.85%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.43%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.43%) RIA
6 1 (0.43%) DTV
6 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.70%) Windows
1 11 (4.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (29.91%) Project Management
2 32 (13.68%) Six Sigma
2 32 (13.68%) Benchmarking
3 28 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (11.11%) ITSM
4 26 (11.11%) ITIL
4 26 (11.11%) Transition Management
5 25 (10.68%) Service Management
6 24 (10.26%) PRINCE2
7 22 (9.40%) Scrum
7 22 (9.40%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (7.26%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.41%) CRM
9 15 (6.41%) Analytics
10 13 (5.56%) Information Security
11 12 (5.13%) Cyber Security
11 12 (5.13%) Customer Engagement
11 12 (5.13%) Business Transformation
12 11 (4.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (4.27%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.26%) Java
2 6 (2.56%) Ruby
3 2 (0.85%) Groovy
3 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.85%) PHP
3 2 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (25.64%) Degree
2 54 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 54 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 23 (9.83%) ISEB
4 11 (4.70%) MCSE
4 11 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (2.99%) VCP5
6 4 (1.71%) CISA
7 3 (1.28%) CISSP
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.43%) CCSP
8 1 (0.43%) CIMA
8 1 (0.43%) ACCA
8 1 (0.43%) CIPD
8 1 (0.43%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 15 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.71%) HDFS
3 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (4.70%) SCCM
1 11 (4.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.68%) Oracle
3 15 (6.41%) VMware
4 14 (5.98%) HP
5 10 (4.27%) SOASTA, Inc
6 8 (3.42%) JBoss
7 7 (2.99%) SAP
7 7 (2.99%) Cisco
7 7 (2.99%) Citrix
8 6 (2.56%) Symantec
9 5 (2.14%) Talend
9 5 (2.14%) Informatica
10 4 (1.71%) IBM
10 4 (1.71%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.71%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.28%) Siebel
12 2 (0.85%) Splunk
12 2 (0.85%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.85%) LogRhythm
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive + flexible benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Double OTE + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Tomorrow People
Salary: Commission, car, pension and generous holiday allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Comission
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Uncapped commission & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k plus car allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Uncapped commission & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped OTE
Posted: 27 days ago