The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 92 134 158
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +24
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 131 77 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.43% 1.38% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 1.80% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 118 57 31
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,405 £19,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £68,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4095 4286 3643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.88% 76.78% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3395 3616 3124
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Development
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +41 110 £60,000 +33.33% 11
Coventry +13 10 £41,405 +18.29% 3
Warwickshire +10 3 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Worcestershire - 2 £57,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £27,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (34.02%) Finance
2 70 (29.05%) Degree
3 64 (26.56%) Project Management
4 57 (23.65%) Retail
5 45 (18.67%) SC Cleared
5 45 (18.67%) Security Cleared
6 40 (16.60%) Back Office
7 34 (14.11%) Marketing
8 32 (13.28%) Microsoft
9 30 (12.45%) Six Sigma
9 30 (12.45%) Benchmarking
9 30 (12.45%) German Language
10 28 (11.62%) ITIL
11 27 (11.20%) PRINCE2
11 27 (11.20%) ITSM
11 27 (11.20%) Transition Management
12 26 (10.79%) Service Management
13 24 (9.96%) Law
13 24 (9.96%) ISEB
14 23 (9.54%) E-Commerce
14 23 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (9.13%) CRM
15 22 (9.13%) Analytics
16 21 (8.71%) .NET
16 21 (8.71%) Oracle
17 19 (7.88%) Big Data
18 18 (7.47%) Capacity Planning
18 18 (7.47%) Scrum
18 18 (7.47%) VMware
18 18 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (2.49%) Tomcat
1 6 (2.49%) Apache
2 3 (1.24%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.83%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.41%) Lync
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Project
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
2 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Oracle Retail
1 3 (1.24%) SAP CRM
1 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.24%) SAN
1 3 (1.24%) Intranet
1 3 (1.24%) Internet
2 2 (0.83%) Network Security
2 2 (0.83%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.41%) Broadband
3 1 (0.41%) Wireless
3 1 (0.41%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.88%) Big Data
2 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.41%) MarkLogic
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.41%) QlikView
3 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (4.98%) Selenium
2 10 (4.15%) NeoLoad
2 10 (4.15%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.83%) Hudson
4 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.41%) RSpec
4 1 (0.41%) WATIR
General
1 82 (34.02%) Finance
2 57 (23.65%) Retail
3 40 (16.60%) Back Office
4 34 (14.11%) Marketing
5 30 (12.45%) German Language
6 24 (9.96%) Law
7 12 (4.98%) Advertising
8 11 (4.56%) Front Office
9 9 (3.73%) Telecoms
10 8 (3.32%) Banking
11 6 (2.49%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (2.49%) Billing
11 6 (2.49%) Legal
12 5 (2.07%) Multimedia
13 4 (1.66%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (17.43%) Architect
2 40 (16.60%) Consultant
3 31 (12.86%) Development Manager
3 31 (12.86%) Technical Architect
4 27 (11.20%) Transition Manager
5 21 (8.71%) Senior Manager
5 21 (8.71%) Software Development Manager
5 21 (8.71%) Software Manager
6 20 (8.30%) Service Manager
7 18 (7.47%) Service Transition Manager
8 16 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (5.39%) Business Manager
10 11 (4.56%) Security Consultant
10 11 (4.56%) Senior Service Manager
10 11 (4.56%) Digital Architect
11 10 (4.15%) Performance Test Manager
11 10 (4.15%) Performance Manager
11 10 (4.15%) Business Development Manager
11 10 (4.15%) Test Manager
12 8 (3.32%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.71%) .NET
2 6 (2.49%) J2EE
3 4 (1.66%) CSS
3 4 (1.66%) HTML
4 3 (1.24%) Java EE
5 2 (0.83%) JPA
5 2 (0.83%) Spring
5 2 (0.83%) JMS
5 2 (0.83%) XML
5 2 (0.83%) HTML5
5 2 (0.83%) CSS3
6 1 (0.41%) MapReduce
6 1 (0.41%) Yii
6 1 (0.41%) REST
6 1 (0.41%) JAX-RS
6 1 (0.41%) RESTEasy
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.41%) Web Services
6 1 (0.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.56%) Social Media
2 6 (2.49%) Digital Media
3 5 (2.07%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.24%) GIS
6 2 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.41%) DTV
7 1 (0.41%) Tandem
7 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.41%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.41%) RIA
7 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.98%) Windows
2 11 (4.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.56%) Project Management
2 30 (12.45%) Six Sigma
2 30 (12.45%) Benchmarking
3 28 (11.62%) ITIL
4 27 (11.20%) PRINCE2
4 27 (11.20%) ITSM
4 27 (11.20%) Transition Management
5 26 (10.79%) Service Management
6 23 (9.54%) E-Commerce
6 23 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (9.13%) CRM
7 22 (9.13%) Analytics
8 18 (7.47%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (7.47%) Scrum
9 14 (5.81%) Business Transformation
10 13 (5.39%) Information Security
11 12 (4.98%) Customer Engagement
12 11 (4.56%) Big Data Analytics
12 11 (4.56%) Cyber Security
13 10 (4.15%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.15%) Java
2 7 (2.90%) SQL
3 6 (2.49%) Ruby
4 4 (1.66%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.83%) Groovy
5 2 (0.83%) VB
5 2 (0.83%) C#
5 2 (0.83%) PHP
6 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (29.05%) Degree
2 45 (18.67%) SC Cleared
2 45 (18.67%) Security Cleared
3 24 (9.96%) ISEB
4 11 (4.56%) MCSE
4 11 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (2.90%) VCP5
6 5 (2.07%) CISA
7 2 (0.83%) CISSP
8 1 (0.41%) VTSP
8 1 (0.41%) CCSP
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.41%) CIMA
8 1 (0.41%) ACCA
8 1 (0.41%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.83%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) HDFS
2 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (4.56%) SCCM
1 11 (4.56%) SCOM
2 3 (1.24%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (13.28%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.71%) Oracle
3 18 (7.47%) VMware
4 11 (4.56%) HP
5 10 (4.15%) SOASTA, Inc
6 9 (3.73%) Symantec
7 8 (3.32%) JBoss
8 7 (2.90%) Citrix
8 7 (2.90%) Cisco
9 6 (2.49%) SAP
10 3 (1.24%) Siebel
10 3 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.83%) Informatica
11 2 (0.83%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.83%) LogRhythm
11 2 (0.83%) Talend
11 2 (0.83%) Splunk
11 2 (0.83%) ArcSight
12 1 (0.41%) Facebook
12 1 (0.41%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + flexible b
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Double OTE + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum & Car, Bonus, Health, LIfe, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k Car Allowance £6k
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum £60k+ OTE + £5k car allowance
Posted: 6 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
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Comission
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Uncapped Commission and Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Leamington Spa
Blue Town Online
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £70000.0000 per annum + OTE in excess of £160k
Posted: 26 days ago