Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 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
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 701 774 679
Rank change year-on-year +73 -95 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 558 464 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 483 423 641
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,700 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Developer in the UK

Business Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Developer in the UK

Business Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Developer over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Developer in the UK

Business Developer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England +114 537 £45,000 - 20
UK excluding London +98 315 £40,000 -5.88% 15
London +30 227 £55,000 - 3
North of England +61 105 £42,500 +6.25% 7
South West +62 66 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Midlands +53 56 £37,500 -11.76% 1
South East +23 56 £42,500 -5.56% 3
North West +11 53 £40,500 +3.18% 2
Yorkshire +36 46 £42,500 -5.56% 5
East Midlands +48 29 £37,500 -2.60%
West Midlands +20 27 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East of England -7 15 £47,500 +14.46% 1
Scotland -7 12 £48,145 +13.28%
North East +9 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Wales +21 4 £52,500 +40.00%
Northern Ireland - 3 £35,000 -

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 481 (86.20%) Business Intelligence
2 446 (79.93%) SQL
3 317 (56.81%) SQL Server
4 315 (56.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 306 (54.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 277 (49.64%) Data Warehouse
7 235 (42.11%) ETL
8 230 (41.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 227 (40.68%) Microsoft
10 224 (40.14%) T-SQL
11 170 (30.47%) Finance
12 130 (23.30%) Power BI
13 127 (22.76%) Tableau
14 119 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
15 111 (19.89%) Visualisation
16 103 (18.46%) Data Modelling
17 101 (18.10%) BusinessObjects
18 95 (17.03%) QlikView
19 74 (13.26%) Oracle
20 72 (12.90%) Data Visualisation
21 70 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
22 68 (12.19%) Degree
23 66 (11.83%) C#
24 65 (11.65%) Analytics
25 58 (10.39%) SDLC
25 58 (10.39%) SAP
26 57 (10.22%) Microsoft Excel
27 52 (9.32%) Cognos
27 52 (9.32%) Kimball Methodology
28 49 (8.78%) Scrum

Business Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 44 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.15%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.25%) IIS
4 5 (0.90%) Apache
4 5 (0.90%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.54%) OpenEdge
6 3 (0.54%) SAS
7 2 (0.36%) OpenROAD
7 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.18%) Drupal
8 1 (0.18%) Mule
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (10.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.72%) SPSS
6 2 (0.36%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (1.08%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.08%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.90%) ReMetrica
5 4 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.54%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (0.54%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.18%) Kondor
8 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.97%) Office 365
3 8 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.43%) SaaS
4 4 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.54%) Azure Machine Learning
5 3 (0.54%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.25%) Intranet
1 7 (1.25%) SMS
2 2 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (56.81%) SQL Server
2 315 (56.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 306 (54.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 277 (49.64%) Data Warehouse
5 230 (41.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 130 (23.30%) Power BI
7 101 (18.10%) BusinessObjects
8 95 (17.03%) QlikView
9 43 (7.71%) OLAP
9 43 (7.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 38 (6.81%) Relational Database
11 36 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 34 (6.09%) Crystal Reports
13 30 (5.38%) Data Mining
14 25 (4.48%) SQL Server 2016
15 24 (4.30%) Big Data
15 24 (4.30%) OLAP Cube
15 24 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (4.12%) Hadoop
17 22 (3.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 24 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.90%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.54%) Subversion
6 2 (0.36%) JIRA
6 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.18%) ERwin
7 1 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.18%) Maven
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.18%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 170 (30.47%) Finance
2 41 (7.35%) Banking
3 33 (5.91%) Retail
4 29 (5.20%) Publishing
5 28 (5.02%) Retail Banking
6 21 (3.76%) Advertising
7 17 (3.05%) Investment Banking
8 16 (2.87%) Marketing
9 14 (2.51%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.25%) Back Office
11 6 (1.08%) Cantonese Language
11 6 (1.08%) International Banking
11 6 (1.08%) Law
11 6 (1.08%) Mandarin Language
12 5 (0.90%) Dutch Language
12 5 (0.90%) Finnish Language
12 5 (0.90%) German Language
12 5 (0.90%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.24%) .NET
2 37 (6.63%) MDX
3 16 (2.87%) HTML
3 16 (2.87%) XML
4 10 (1.79%) CSS
5 8 (1.43%) jQuery
6 7 (1.25%) RESTful
6 7 (1.25%) Web Services
7 6 (1.08%) XBRL
8 5 (0.90%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.72%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.72%) COM
9 4 (0.72%) REST
10 3 (0.54%) SOAP
11 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.36%) JSON
12 1 (0.18%) CSS3
12 1 (0.18%) React
12 1 (0.18%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.91%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.05%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.05%) Data Structures
4 12 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (0.90%) Reinsurance
6 4 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (0.72%) EPoS
6 4 (0.72%) Hedge funds
6 4 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.72%) NHS
7 3 (0.54%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (0.54%) Replication
8 2 (0.36%) User Experience
9 1 (0.18%) Equities
9 1 (0.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.18%) PMI
9 1 (0.18%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.18%) Social Media
9 1 (0.18%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.15%) Windows
2 11 (1.97%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.08%) Linux
4 5 (0.90%) Unix
5 1 (0.18%) HPUX
5 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (86.20%) Business Intelligence
2 235 (42.11%) ETL
3 119 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (19.89%) Visualisation
5 103 (18.46%) Data Modelling
6 72 (12.90%) Data Visualisation
7 65 (11.65%) Analytics
8 58 (10.39%) SDLC
9 52 (9.32%) Kimball Methodology
10 49 (8.78%) Scrum
11 43 (7.71%) Dimensional Modelling
12 41 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (4.84%) Data Management
13 27 (4.84%) ETL Development
14 25 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
15 24 (4.30%) E-Commerce
15 24 (4.30%) Migration
16 23 (4.12%) Data Integration
17 22 (3.94%) Business Analytics
17 22 (3.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 446 (79.93%) SQL
2 224 (40.14%) T-SQL
3 66 (11.83%) C#
4 38 (6.81%) Python
5 28 (5.02%) Java
6 22 (3.94%) PL/SQL
7 21 (3.76%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.33%) VB
8 13 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 13 (2.33%) VBA
9 7 (1.25%) R
10 4 (0.72%) PHP
11 3 (0.54%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.54%) C
11 3 (0.54%) C++
11 3 (0.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.54%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.36%) Go
12 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.18%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 68 (12.19%) Degree
2 11 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.72%) MBA
6 3 (0.54%) MCSA
7 2 (0.36%) MCP
7 2 (0.36%) MCSE
8 1 (0.18%) CBAP
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.42%) Data Quality
2 24 (4.30%) QA
3 6 (1.08%) EMIR
4 2 (0.36%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.72%) Apache Flume
1 4 (0.72%) HDFS
2 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) Nagios
1 4 (0.72%) Oozie
2 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 227 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 127 (22.76%) Tableau
3 74 (13.26%) Oracle
4 58 (10.39%) SAP
5 52 (9.32%) Cognos
6 19 (3.41%) Infor
6 19 (3.41%) MicroStrategy
7 16 (2.87%) Birst
8 12 (2.15%) IBM
9 9 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.08%) Informatica
11 5 (0.90%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.90%) Sun
12 4 (0.72%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.72%) Reuters
12 4 (0.72%) SnapLogic
13 3 (0.54%) Netezza
13 3 (0.54%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.36%) Capita
14 2 (0.36%) Google