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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 116 105 128
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 101 103 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.92% 2.10% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.59% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 83 53
Average salary £53,500 £60,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.83% +29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
4230 3971 3950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.45% 81.06% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3533 3294 3309
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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 -5 67 £60,000 -4.00% 5
Warwickshire -4 12 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Staffordshire - 10 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire 0 5 £34,000 -43.33% 1
Coventry -15 3 £30,000 -40.00%
Shropshire - 2 - -
Wolverhampton +7 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 33 (21.43%) ITIL
1 33 (21.43%) Transition Management
2 31 (20.13%) Finance
3 30 (19.48%) Law
4 29 (18.83%) Project Management
5 25 (16.23%) Microsoft
6 21 (13.64%) Service Management
7 20 (12.99%) ITSM
7 20 (12.99%) Degree
8 19 (12.34%) PRINCE2
9 18 (11.69%) Security Cleared
10 17 (11.04%) SC Cleared
10 17 (11.04%) Mentoring
10 17 (11.04%) ISEB
11 16 (10.39%) MS Excel
11 16 (10.39%) CRM
11 16 (10.39%) Telecoms
12 14 (9.09%) VMware
13 13 (8.44%) SLA
13 13 (8.44%) PRINCE
13 13 (8.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (8.44%) Unified Communications
13 13 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (7.14%) MPLS
15 11 (7.14%) WAN
15 11 (7.14%) Ethernet
15 11 (7.14%) MS Office
15 11 (7.14%) Business Analysis
16 10 (6.49%) VPLS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (3.25%) Lync
2 4 (2.60%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.30%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.65%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) Office 365
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.44%) Unified Communications
2 11 (7.14%) MPLS
2 11 (7.14%) WAN
2 11 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 10 (6.49%) VPN
3 10 (6.49%) VPLS
4 3 (1.95%) Wireless
4 3 (1.95%) GSM
4 3 (1.95%) UMTS
5 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.60%) Big Data
3 2 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) MarkLogic
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQLite
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Xcode
1 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 31 (20.13%) Finance
2 30 (19.48%) Law
3 16 (10.39%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.84%) Marketing
5 7 (4.55%) Banking
5 7 (4.55%) Back Office
6 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.25%) Retail
8 3 (1.95%) Advertising
8 3 (1.95%) Publishing
8 3 (1.95%) Legal
9 2 (1.30%) Local Government
10 1 (0.65%) German Language
10 1 (0.65%) Front Office
10 1 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (20.78%) Transition Manager
2 18 (11.69%) Sales Executive
3 15 (9.74%) Sales Manager
4 14 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 13 (8.44%) Architect
5 13 (8.44%) Account Manager
6 12 (7.79%) Senior Manager
7 11 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
8 10 (6.49%) Consultant
8 10 (6.49%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (5.19%) IT Sales Executive
9 8 (5.19%) Developer
9 8 (5.19%) Business Manager
10 7 (4.55%) Senior Sales Executive
10 7 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.55%) Business Development Manager
10 7 (4.55%) Development Manager
11 6 (3.90%) Security Architect
11 6 (3.90%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.55%) .NET
2 4 (2.60%) CGI
3 3 (1.95%) Web Services
3 3 (1.95%) XML
3 3 (1.95%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.95%) JSON
4 2 (1.30%) Apache Flex
4 2 (1.30%) RESTful
4 2 (1.30%) MXML
4 2 (1.30%) HTML5
4 2 (1.30%) iOS SDK
4 2 (1.30%) Middleware
4 2 (1.30%) HTML
4 2 (1.30%) SOAP
5 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.65%) CSS
5 1 (0.65%) CSS3
5 1 (0.65%) WinRT
5 1 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.49%) Life Science
2 8 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.55%) IVR
4 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.60%) BYOD
5 4 (2.60%) GIS
6 2 (1.30%) CESG
6 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Social Network
7 1 (0.65%) FMCG
7 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.65%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (1.30%) Linux
2 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.30%) UNIX
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.43%) ITIL
1 33 (21.43%) Transition Management
2 29 (18.83%) Project Management
3 21 (13.64%) Service Management
4 20 (12.99%) ITSM
5 19 (12.34%) PRINCE2
6 17 (11.04%) Mentoring
7 16 (10.39%) CRM
8 13 (8.44%) PRINCE
8 13 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.49%) Scrum
11 10 (6.49%) DSDM
12 9 (5.84%) ERP
12 9 (5.84%) Analytics
13 7 (4.55%) Telemarketing
13 7 (4.55%) Workforce Management Optimization
13 7 (4.55%) Predictive Analytics
14 6 (3.90%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.25%) C#
1 5 (3.25%) Java
2 4 (2.60%) SQL
2 4 (2.60%) Objective-C
3 2 (1.30%) C
4 1 (0.65%) XAML
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (12.99%) Degree
2 18 (11.69%) Security Cleared
3 17 (11.04%) SC Cleared
3 17 (11.04%) ISEB
4 13 (8.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.60%) CISSP
6 3 (1.95%) HNC
6 3 (1.95%) HND
7 1 (0.65%) CISM
7 1 (0.65%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.60%) Terminal Services
2 4 (2.60%) XenApp
2 4 (2.60%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.09%) VMware
3 10 (6.49%) Citrix
4 9 (5.84%) Dell
4 9 (5.84%) Cisco
5 8 (5.19%) Fujitsu
6 7 (4.55%) IBM
6 7 (4.55%) HP
7 5 (3.25%) Sun
7 5 (3.25%) Oracle
7 5 (3.25%) SAP
7 5 (3.25%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.60%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.30%) NetApp
9 2 (1.30%) EMC
9 2 (1.30%) Adobe
10 1 (0.65%) Avaya
10 1 (0.65%) CommVault
10 1 (0.65%) Sage
10 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
Lichfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + OTE & Car
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + OTE £65K - £70K
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35-£40K OTE £60K + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car / Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + £130k
Posted: 7 days ago
Kidderminster
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + OTE £130k
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car or Car Allowance
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago