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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 136 105 124
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 74 81 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.44% 1.93% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.41% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 64 49
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
4129 3356 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.39% 80.15% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3453 2671 3026
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -9 54 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Staffordshire +4 7 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Warwickshire -9 6 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Worcestershire -10 3 £34,000 +28.30%
Coventry -21 2 - -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 36 (25.35%) Project Management
2 30 (21.13%) Finance
3 29 (20.42%) Degree
3 29 (20.42%) Transition Management
4 27 (19.01%) Microsoft
5 26 (18.31%) Law
6 25 (17.61%) ITIL
7 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
8 17 (11.97%) PRINCE2
9 16 (11.27%) Service Management
9 16 (11.27%) Telecoms
10 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (9.86%) ITSM
11 14 (9.86%) ISEB
12 13 (9.15%) MS Office
13 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (8.45%) Security Cleared
13 12 (8.45%) Unified Communications
14 11 (7.75%) SC Cleared
14 11 (7.75%) Marketing
14 11 (7.75%) .NET
15 10 (7.04%) MPLS
15 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (7.04%) PRINCE
15 10 (7.04%) HP
15 10 (7.04%) WAN
15 10 (7.04%) Ethernet
15 10 (7.04%) VPN
15 10 (7.04%) VPLS
16 9 (6.34%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (2.82%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.82%) Apache Pig
2 3 (2.11%) IIS
2 3 (2.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) WordPress
3 1 (0.70%) Lync
3 1 (0.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.15%) MS Office
3 4 (2.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.70%) InDesign
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.41%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.45%) Unified Communications
2 10 (7.04%) VPLS
2 10 (7.04%) WAN
2 10 (7.04%) Ethernet
2 10 (7.04%) VPN
2 10 (7.04%) MPLS
3 3 (2.11%) Wireless
3 3 (2.11%) GSM
3 3 (2.11%) UMTS
4 1 (0.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.52%) Big Data
2 4 (2.82%) MarkLogic
2 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.82%) Apache Hive
2 4 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) MS Access
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.70%) SQLite
5 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.41%) Xcode
3 1 (0.70%) Subversion
3 1 (0.70%) Hudson
3 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (21.13%) Finance
2 26 (18.31%) Law
3 16 (11.27%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.75%) Marketing
5 7 (4.93%) Retail
6 4 (2.82%) Advertising
7 3 (2.11%) Legal
7 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.41%) Billing
8 2 (1.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.70%) Automotive
9 1 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Games
9 1 (0.70%) Banking
9 1 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (19.01%) Transition Manager
2 21 (14.79%) Consultant
3 18 (12.68%) Service Manager
4 14 (9.86%) Service Transition Manager
5 13 (9.15%) Sales Manager
6 11 (7.75%) Senior Manager
7 10 (7.04%) Account Manager
8 9 (6.34%) Sales Executive
9 8 (5.63%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (4.93%) Data Centre Manager
11 6 (4.23%) Architect
12 5 (3.52%) Developer
12 5 (3.52%) Recruitment Consultant
12 5 (3.52%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (3.52%) IT Sales Executive
13 4 (2.82%) Relationships Manager
13 4 (2.82%) Data Consultant
13 4 (2.82%) Sales Director
13 4 (2.82%) Development Manager
13 4 (2.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.75%) .NET
2 7 (4.93%) Java EE
3 6 (4.23%) XML
4 3 (2.11%) Middleware
4 3 (2.11%) CSS
4 3 (2.11%) HTML
4 3 (2.11%) JSON
4 3 (2.11%) Web Services
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.41%) RESTful
5 2 (1.41%) HTML5
5 2 (1.41%) jQuery
5 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.41%) SOAP
5 2 (1.41%) iOS SDK
5 2 (1.41%) CSS3
5 2 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.70%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (0.70%) WinRT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.93%) Life Science
3 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.82%) Informatics
6 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.11%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.11%) FMCG
6 3 (2.11%) Social Media
7 2 (1.41%) CESG
8 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.70%) IVR
8 1 (0.70%) NHS
8 1 (0.70%) Social Network
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.23%) Windows
2 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.35%) Project Management
2 29 (20.42%) Transition Management
3 25 (17.61%) ITIL
4 17 (11.97%) PRINCE2
5 16 (11.27%) Service Management
6 14 (9.86%) ITSM
7 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.04%) PRINCE
9 9 (6.34%) CRM
10 8 (5.63%) Scrum
10 8 (5.63%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.63%) Telemarketing
10 8 (5.63%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.93%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (4.93%) Use Case
12 6 (4.23%) B2B
13 5 (3.52%) Information Security
13 5 (3.52%) People Management
13 5 (3.52%) Cyber Security
14 4 (2.82%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.93%) Java
2 4 (2.82%) C#
3 2 (1.41%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.70%) SQL
4 1 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (20.42%) Degree
2 14 (9.86%) ISEB
3 12 (8.45%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.75%) SC Cleared
5 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.82%) VCP4
7 3 (2.11%) CISSP
7 3 (2.11%) HNC
7 3 (2.11%) HND
8 2 (1.41%) CISM
9 1 (0.70%) APMP
9 1 (0.70%) PMP
9 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) SLA
2 4 (2.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.11%) QA
4 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.82%) HDFS
2 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) HP
3 9 (6.34%) IBM
3 9 (6.34%) VMware
4 8 (5.63%) Oracle
5 7 (4.93%) Cisco
6 6 (4.23%) Citrix
7 5 (3.52%) Hitachi
7 5 (3.52%) Sun
7 5 (3.52%) Dell
7 5 (3.52%) Fujitsu
8 4 (2.82%) Cloudera
8 4 (2.82%) SAP
9 3 (2.11%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.11%) Informatica
9 3 (2.11%) Talend
10 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.70%) Sony
11 1 (0.70%) NetApp
11 1 (0.70%) EMC
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