The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Development
South East / Kent
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 101 95
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.53% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.66% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% -11.81%  

Business Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 641 969 802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 85.01% 90.06% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 542 833 722
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Business Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Development in Kent

Business Development
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Business Development in Kent

Business Development
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development in Kent over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Development in Kent

Business Development
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +13 1 £38,500 -50.32%
Maidstone -7 1 £21,500 -46.25%
Business Development
South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Business Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) CODA
2 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (40.00%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) Yammer
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Legal

Business Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Development Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CODA
1 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP