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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 123 95 136
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +41
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 88 128 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.67% 2.43% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.97% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 111 57
Average salary £53,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.20% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,405 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £95,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
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
4371 4316 4001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.86% 81.77% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3619 3627 3354
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +5.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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
(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 -47 49 £62,500 - 5
Warwickshire -5 11 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Coventry -5 7 £50,000 +20.75% 2
Staffordshire - 6 £27,500 -
Worcestershire -5 4 £36,250 -42.00% 1
Shropshire -4 2 - -
Wolverhampton +9 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (24.38%) ITIL
2 37 (23.13%) Transition Management
3 34 (21.25%) Law
4 33 (20.63%) Data Centre
5 32 (20.00%) Project Management
6 25 (15.63%) Finance
7 24 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 23 (14.38%) SC Cleared
8 23 (14.38%) Degree
8 23 (14.38%) Service Management
8 23 (14.38%) ITSM
9 22 (13.75%) PRINCE2
10 21 (13.13%) Mentoring
11 20 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (12.50%) ISEB
12 17 (10.63%) SLA
12 17 (10.63%) Microsoft
13 16 (10.00%) DSDM
13 16 (10.00%) Scrum
14 15 (9.38%) CRM
14 15 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (9.38%) PRINCE
15 14 (8.75%) Life Science
15 14 (8.75%) VMware
15 14 (8.75%) Telecoms
16 13 (8.13%) Marketing
17 12 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (6.88%) MPLS
18 11 (6.88%) IBM
18 11 (6.88%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (2.50%) Lync
1 4 (2.50%) CMS
2 3 (1.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.25%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.75%) MS Office
3 4 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.63%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) SaaS
1 4 (2.50%) Office 365
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.88%) MPLS
1 11 (6.88%) WAN
1 11 (6.88%) Ethernet
1 11 (6.88%) Unified Communications
2 10 (6.25%) VPLS
2 10 (6.25%) VPN
3 3 (1.88%) Wireless
4 1 (0.63%) GSM
4 1 (0.63%) UMTS
4 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.88%) Big Data
3 2 (1.25%) MySQL
4 1 (0.63%) SQLite
4 1 (0.63%) MarkLogic
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 34 (21.25%) Law
2 25 (15.63%) Finance
3 14 (8.75%) Telecoms
4 13 (8.13%) Marketing
5 9 (5.63%) Manufacturing
6 8 (5.00%) Banking
6 8 (5.00%) Back Office
7 7 (4.38%) Advertising
8 5 (3.13%) Retail
9 2 (1.25%) Local Government
9 2 (1.25%) Publishing
10 1 (0.63%) Automotive
10 1 (0.63%) Front Office
10 1 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 39 (24.38%) Transition Manager
2 18 (11.25%) Service Manager
3 17 (10.63%) Sales Executive
3 17 (10.63%) Senior Manager
4 16 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 15 (9.38%) Service Transition Manager
6 12 (7.50%) Sales Manager
7 11 (6.88%) Account Manager
8 10 (6.25%) Consultant
9 9 (5.63%) Architect
10 8 (5.00%) Business Manager
10 8 (5.00%) Senior Sales Executive
10 8 (5.00%) IT Sales Executive
10 8 (5.00%) Business Development Manager
10 8 (5.00%) Developer
10 8 (5.00%) Development Manager
11 7 (4.38%) Recruitment Consultant
11 7 (4.38%) Project Manager
12 6 (3.75%) Analyst
12 6 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.75%) .NET
2 4 (2.50%) CGI
3 3 (1.88%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.88%) RESTful
4 2 (1.25%) MXML
4 2 (1.25%) HTML5
4 2 (1.25%) JSON
4 2 (1.25%) iOS SDK
4 2 (1.25%) Apache Flex
4 2 (1.25%) HTML
4 2 (1.25%) SOAP
4 2 (1.25%) Web Services
4 2 (1.25%) XML
4 2 (1.25%) Middleware
5 1 (0.63%) LAMP
5 1 (0.63%) CSS
5 1 (0.63%) Java EE
5 1 (0.63%) jQuery
5 1 (0.63%) Symfony
5 1 (0.63%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.63%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.75%) Life Science
3 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.00%) IVR
5 4 (2.50%) GIS
6 2 (1.25%) BYOD
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.75%) Windows
2 3 (1.88%) UNIX
3 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.38%) ITIL
2 37 (23.13%) Transition Management
3 32 (20.00%) Project Management
4 23 (14.38%) Service Management
4 23 (14.38%) ITSM
5 22 (13.75%) PRINCE2
6 21 (13.13%) Mentoring
7 20 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (10.00%) DSDM
8 16 (10.00%) Scrum
9 15 (9.38%) CRM
9 15 (9.38%) PRINCE
10 12 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.25%) Analytics
11 10 (6.25%) Business Analysis
12 9 (5.63%) ERP
13 8 (5.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
13 8 (5.00%) Predictive Analytics
14 6 (3.75%) Telemarketing
14 6 (3.75%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.13%) Java
2 4 (2.50%) C#
2 4 (2.50%) SQL
2 4 (2.50%) Objective-C
3 2 (1.25%) C
3 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.63%) XAML
4 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.38%) SC Cleared
2 23 (14.38%) Degree
3 20 (12.50%) ISEB
4 15 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.88%) CISSP
6 1 (0.63%) CISM
6 1 (0.63%) HNC
6 1 (0.63%) HND
6 1 (0.63%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) SLA
2 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) COBIT
3 1 (0.63%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.50%) XenApp
2 4 (2.50%) XenDesktop
2 4 (2.50%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.75%) VMware
3 11 (6.88%) IBM
4 9 (5.63%) Dell
4 9 (5.63%) Citrix
5 8 (5.00%) Fujitsu
5 8 (5.00%) Cisco
6 7 (4.38%) HP
7 6 (3.75%) Oracle
8 5 (3.13%) Sun
8 5 (3.13%) Hitachi
8 5 (3.13%) SAP
9 4 (2.50%) Computacenter
10 3 (1.88%) EMC
10 3 (1.88%) NetApp
11 2 (1.25%) Mitel
11 2 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.25%) Avaya
11 2 (1.25%) CommVault
11 2 (1.25%) Adobe
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