The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Development
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 23 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Business Development 17 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.14% 3.10% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 3.57% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 2
Median salary £22,000 £62,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -64.80% +61.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £62,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £62,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76%  

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 250 112 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 90.25% 86.82% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 210 68 69
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Business Development
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Business Development in Northern Ireland

Business Development
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Development in Northern Ireland

Business Development
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
County Antrim +1 12 £22,000 -64.80% 1
County Tyrone - 3 £21,500 -
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Support Technician
2 7 (41.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (41.18%) IT Support
3 6 (35.29%) IT Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 4 (23.53%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (23.53%) IT Technician
6 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Junior
6 3 (17.65%) Junior IT Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Senior IT Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Development Manager
7 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
7 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Manager
7 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
Northern Ireland
PS Computer Services
Salary: £80,000 - £120,000+ per year OTE + package
Posted: 20 days ago
Belfast
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum + Pension and Incredible Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago