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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 156 119 137
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +18
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 54 104 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 1.90% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 2.37% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 90 50
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +30.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £34,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,600 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.47% +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
4723 4391 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.48% 80.23% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3867 3645 3717
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,854
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 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 -37 37 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Staffordshire - 5 - - 1
Warwickshire -3 4 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Coventry -12 2 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Walsall - 1 £70,000 -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 35 (24.48%) ITIL
2 31 (21.68%) Project Management
3 30 (20.98%) Degree
4 28 (19.58%) Transition Management
4 28 (19.58%) Law
5 25 (17.48%) Service Management
5 25 (17.48%) ITSM
6 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 22 (15.38%) ISEB
8 20 (13.99%) Finance
8 20 (13.99%) Mentoring
8 20 (13.99%) SC Cleared
8 20 (13.99%) Security Cleared
9 18 (12.59%) Data Centre
9 18 (12.59%) Manufacturing
10 16 (11.19%) Life Science
11 15 (10.49%) Marketing
11 15 (10.49%) CRM
12 14 (9.79%) DSDM
12 14 (9.79%) SLA
12 14 (9.79%) Scrum
13 12 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.39%) Microsoft
14 11 (7.69%) ERP
14 11 (7.69%) Oracle
14 11 (7.69%) SQL Server
15 10 (6.99%) MySQL
15 10 (6.99%) CSS
15 10 (6.99%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (3.50%) Apache
2 4 (2.80%) CMS
2 4 (2.80%) Lync
3 3 (2.10%) Node.js
4 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.70%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.70%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) MS Office
2 4 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.70%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.70%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) SaaS
1 4 (2.80%) Office 365
2 2 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) Intranet
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) MPLS
2 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.70%) Wireless
2 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.70%) VoIP
2 1 (0.70%) WAN
2 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) MySQL
3 4 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.40%) QlikView
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.40%) StreamInsight
5 2 (1.40%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.40%) Big Data
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.70%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.70%) OLAP
General
1 28 (19.58%) Law
2 20 (13.99%) Finance
3 18 (12.59%) Manufacturing
4 15 (10.49%) Marketing
5 8 (5.59%) Banking
5 8 (5.59%) Back Office
6 7 (4.90%) Advertising
7 4 (2.80%) Retail
7 4 (2.80%) Local Government
8 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.40%) Publishing
10 1 (0.70%) Legal
10 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (21.68%) Transition Manager
2 21 (14.69%) Developer
3 15 (10.49%) Architect
4 14 (9.79%) Senior Manager
4 14 (9.79%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (8.39%) Sales Executive
6 11 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 11 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
6 11 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 11 (7.69%) Business Manager
7 9 (6.29%) Consultant
7 9 (6.29%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.59%) Service Manager
8 8 (5.59%) Senior Sales Executive
8 8 (5.59%) Service Transition Manager
9 6 (4.20%) Sales Manager
9 6 (4.20%) Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Applications Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Recruitment Consultant
10 5 (3.50%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.99%) CSS
2 7 (4.90%) LAMP
3 6 (4.20%) HTML
3 6 (4.20%) HTML5
4 5 (3.50%) WAMP
4 5 (3.50%) .NET
4 5 (3.50%) Middleware
4 5 (3.50%) CSS3
5 4 (2.80%) CGI
6 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.40%) Symfony
6 2 (1.40%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (1.40%) jQuery
6 2 (1.40%) Yii
6 2 (1.40%) RESTful
6 2 (1.40%) Laravel
6 2 (1.40%) Backbone.js
6 2 (1.40%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.40%) Sass
6 2 (1.40%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.19%) Life Science
3 10 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.59%) IVR
6 5 (3.50%) Web 2.0
7 4 (2.80%) GIS
8 3 (2.10%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.40%) FMCG
9 2 (1.40%) Data Conversion
9 2 (1.40%) NHS
9 2 (1.40%) BYOD
10 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.29%) Linux
2 7 (4.90%) UNIX
2 7 (4.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.48%) ITIL
2 31 (21.68%) Project Management
3 28 (19.58%) Transition Management
4 25 (17.48%) Service Management
4 25 (17.48%) ITSM
5 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 20 (13.99%) Mentoring
8 15 (10.49%) CRM
9 14 (9.79%) DSDM
9 14 (9.79%) Scrum
10 12 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (7.69%) ERP
12 10 (6.99%) Analytics
13 9 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.59%) Workforce Management Optimization
14 8 (5.59%) Predictive Analytics
15 7 (4.90%) PRINCE
16 6 (4.20%) ETL
16 6 (4.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.59%) PHP
2 7 (4.90%) Java
3 5 (3.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.50%) SQL
4 4 (2.80%) C#
5 3 (2.10%) C
6 1 (0.70%) C++
6 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.70%) Python
6 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (20.98%) Degree
2 22 (15.38%) ISEB
3 20 (13.99%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.99%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.50%) CISSP
5 5 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.50%) CCNP
6 4 (2.80%) CCIE
7 3 (2.10%) CISM
8 1 (0.70%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.70%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.70%) CCDP
8 1 (0.70%) CBAP
8 1 (0.70%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) SLA
2 3 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.10%) COBIT
2 3 (2.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.80%) XenApp
2 4 (2.80%) XenDesktop
2 4 (2.80%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (8.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.69%) Oracle
3 7 (4.90%) SAP
4 6 (4.20%) VMware
5 5 (3.50%) IBM
6 4 (2.80%) Cisco
6 4 (2.80%) Citrix
6 4 (2.80%) Dell
6 4 (2.80%) Computacenter
7 3 (2.10%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.10%) webMethods
7 3 (2.10%) Tableau
8 2 (1.40%) hybris
8 2 (1.40%) NetApp
8 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.40%) Mitel
8 2 (1.40%) Zend
8 2 (1.40%) Infor
8 2 (1.40%) EMC
8 2 (1.40%) CommVault
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