Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Business Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Development over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Development
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 131 93
Rank change year-on-year -14 -38 +19
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 36 27 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.16% 1.03% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.15% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 27
Cheshire median annual salary £31,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.88% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £16,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £41,250 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.81% +2.78% +20.00%

Business Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,854 2,355 1,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.18% 89.44% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,120 1,801 1,673
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,503 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Business Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Development in Cheshire

Business Development
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Development in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Business Development in Cheshire

Business Development
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Development in Cheshire

Business Development
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +2 11 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Crewe -5 8 £52,500 - 1
Runcorn +12 6 £27,500 +10.00%
Macclesfield +5 3 £21,500 -64.17%
Nantwich - 2 £30,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £26,503 -
Knutsford -7 1 - -
Alderley Edge - 1 £45,000 - 1
Business Development
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Business Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
2 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.00%) Puppet
3 9 (25.00%) VirtualBox
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (25.00%) NuGet
3 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (25.00%) Ansible
3 9 (25.00%) DevOps
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (25.00%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) Xen
3 9 (25.00%) QA
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (22.22%) Windows
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (13.89%) CRM
7 4 (11.11%) .NET
7 4 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (8.33%) Terraform
8 3 (8.33%) Vagrant
8 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
8 3 (8.33%) Social Media
8 3 (8.33%) Pay per click
8 3 (8.33%) Marketing

Business Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) NuGet
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
1 9 (25.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
1 9 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 6 (16.67%) Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Business Development Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Business Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Development Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Business Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Business Development Executive
4 4 (11.11%) Business Solution Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Development Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 3 (8.33%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (25.00%) DevOps
2 9 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.89%) CRM
5 4 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (8.33%) Pay per click
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) SEO
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) B2B
7 2 (5.56%) Data Privacy
7 2 (5.56%) Decision-Making
7 2 (5.56%) IT Strategy
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C++
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 9 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Ansible
1 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) EMC
4 2 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Symantec