Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Developer
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 345 314
Rank change year-on-year +33 -31 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 52 22 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.18% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.18% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 51 19 52
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,600 £45,675
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12881 12066 12498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10316 10146 10375
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Business Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Business Developer in the North West

Business Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Developer in the North West.

Salary trend for Business Developer in the North West

Business Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Developer in the North West

Business Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Manchester -6 30 £41,750 +19.29%
Cheshire -20 14 £40,000 -3.03%
Merseyside +25 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Business Developer
England

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Business Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (90.38%) SQL
3 41 (78.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (71.15%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (63.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
7 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
8 25 (48.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (42.31%) ETL
10 19 (36.54%) T-SQL
10 19 (36.54%) Finance
11 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (28.85%) Analytics
13 14 (26.92%) Power BI
14 12 (23.08%) E-Commerce
15 11 (21.15%) Retail
16 10 (19.23%) RDBMS
16 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
17 9 (17.31%) Oracle
17 9 (17.31%) Crystal Reports
18 8 (15.38%) Cognos
18 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
19 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
19 7 (13.46%) MDX
20 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
20 6 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
20 6 (11.54%) Data Extraction
20 6 (11.54%) Business Analytics
20 6 (11.54%) Cognos TM1
20 6 (11.54%) OLAP

Business Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (5.77%) OpenEdge
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (5.77%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Intranet
1 2 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (78.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 37 (71.15%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (63.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
5 25 (48.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (26.92%) Power BI
7 10 (19.23%) RDBMS
7 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
8 9 (17.31%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (11.54%) OLAP
9 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
9 6 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (9.62%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (9.62%) QlikView
11 4 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
11 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (5.77%) MySQL
12 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Advertising
3 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Back Office
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) MDX
2 4 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (3.85%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) JSON
3 2 (3.85%) SOAP
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.77%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 2 (3.85%) Replication
4 2 (3.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (42.31%) ETL
3 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.85%) Analytics
5 12 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) Business Analytics
7 6 (11.54%) Data Extraction
7 6 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (7.69%) ERP
8 4 (7.69%) Metadata Management
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.77%) ETL Development
9 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.77%) Planning and Forecasting
9 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
10 2 (3.85%) Change Control
10 2 (3.85%) Database Theory
10 2 (3.85%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (90.38%) SQL
2 19 (36.54%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.77%) VB
5 2 (3.85%) R
6 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 8 (15.38%) Cognos
4 4 (7.69%) Informatica
5 2 (3.85%) Actian
5 2 (3.85%) hybris
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) Tableau
6 1 (1.92%) IBM