The median annual salary for a Business Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 669 658 587
Rank change year-on-year -11 -71  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 203 258 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 184 228 369
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Developer in the UK

Business Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 June 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
England +1 192 £45,000 - 26
London -2 78 £52,500 -4.54% 6
North West -27 28 £35,000 - 5
Yorkshire +4 22 £44,000 -2.22% 3
South East +37 20 £45,000 - 4
City of London +12 19 £62,500 +13.63%
West Midlands +6 18 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Yorkshire +11 16 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Manchester -11 15 £30,000 -14.28% 2
South West -2 12 £40,000 - 4
Surrey +27 11 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham +22 11 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Cheshire -19 10 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands +20 8 £29,500 -27.16% 1
Scotland +13 8 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Bolton +3 8 £30,000 -14.28%
Redhill - 8 £43,750 -
Leeds +6 7 £40,500 +17.39%
Bradford -7 7 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England -3 6 £38,750 -11.93%
York +11 5 £40,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +7 5 £40,000 +25.00% 2
North Yorkshire +3 5 £40,000 -2.43% 2
Greenford - 5 £40,000 -
Ealing - 5 £40,000 -
Glasgow +11 4 - -
Edinburgh -2 4 £70,000 - 1
Worcestershire -7 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Berkshire +30 3 £75,000 +100.00% 2
Hampshire +8 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 417 (88.35%) Business Intelligence
2 372 (78.81%) SQL
3 273 (57.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 263 (55.72%) SQL Server
5 243 (51.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 217 (45.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 212 (44.92%) Data Warehouse
8 196 (41.53%) ETL
9 173 (36.65%) Microsoft
10 162 (34.32%) T-SQL
11 110 (23.31%) Finance
12 99 (20.97%) Power BI
13 91 (19.28%) QlikView
14 86 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
15 78 (16.53%) Data Modelling
16 77 (16.31%) Oracle
17 72 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
17 72 (15.25%) Analytics
18 70 (14.83%) Degree
19 69 (14.62%) C#
20 68 (14.41%) Visualisation
21 63 (13.35%) Tableau
22 62 (13.14%) .NET
23 52 (11.02%) Microsoft Excel
24 51 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
25 49 (10.38%) Java
26 47 (9.96%) Relational Database
27 46 (9.75%) BusinessObjects
28 45 (9.53%) Kimball Methodology
29 44 (9.32%) Banking

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 26 (5.51%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.69%) OpenEdge
3 5 (1.06%) SAS
4 4 (0.85%) OpenROAD
5 3 (0.64%) JBoss
6 2 (0.42%) Apache
6 2 (0.42%) CMS
6 2 (0.42%) IIS
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.42%) WordPress
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (11.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.06%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.64%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.21%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.33%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.64%) Office 365
4 3 (0.64%) SaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.85%) Intranet
2 2 (0.42%) 3G
2 2 (0.42%) 4G
2 2 (0.42%) HTTP
2 2 (0.42%) VoIP
2 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.21%) FTP
3 1 (0.21%) LAN
3 1 (0.21%) LDAP
3 1 (0.21%) SSL
3 1 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (57.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 263 (55.72%) SQL Server
3 243 (51.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 217 (45.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 212 (44.92%) Data Warehouse
6 99 (20.97%) Power BI
7 91 (19.28%) QlikView
8 51 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 47 (9.96%) Relational Database
10 46 (9.75%) BusinessObjects
11 43 (9.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (6.99%) Crystal Reports
12 33 (6.99%) OLAP
12 33 (6.99%) SQL Server 2014
13 22 (4.66%) OLAP Cube
14 21 (4.45%) JasperReports
14 21 (4.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 20 (4.24%) Oracle BI EE
15 20 (4.24%) Oracle Reports
15 20 (4.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.39%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.06%) Subversion
5 4 (0.85%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.64%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.21%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.21%) ERwin
8 1 (0.21%) Maven
8 1 (0.21%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.21%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.21%) Toad
General
1 110 (23.31%) Finance
2 44 (9.32%) Banking
3 24 (5.08%) Retail
4 15 (3.18%) Marketing
5 12 (2.54%) Legal
6 10 (2.12%) Advertising
6 10 (2.12%) Law
7 7 (1.48%) Front Office
8 6 (1.27%) Publishing
9 4 (0.85%) Back Office
9 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (13.14%) .NET
2 40 (8.47%) MDX
3 19 (4.03%) HTML
4 14 (2.97%) XML
5 13 (2.75%) CSS
6 11 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 11 (2.33%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.91%) JSON
7 9 (1.91%) Web Services
8 4 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.85%) REST
8 4 (0.85%) SOAP
9 3 (0.64%) D3.js
9 3 (0.64%) HTML5
9 3 (0.64%) jQuery
9 3 (0.64%) XSLT
10 2 (0.42%) Ajax
10 2 (0.42%) Spring
10 2 (0.42%) WCF
10 2 (0.42%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.90%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.14%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.69%) User Experience
7 4 (0.85%) Reinsurance
8 3 (0.64%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.64%) Replication
8 3 (0.64%) Social Media
8 3 (0.64%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.42%) Clustering
9 2 (0.42%) Derivative
9 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.42%) Fintech
9 2 (0.42%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.42%) iPhone
10 1 (0.21%) FMCG
10 1 (0.21%) Life Science
10 1 (0.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.18%) Unix
2 13 (2.75%) Windows
3 10 (2.12%) Linux
4 2 (0.42%) Android
4 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (88.35%) Business Intelligence
2 196 (41.53%) ETL
3 86 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (16.53%) Data Modelling
5 72 (15.25%) Analytics
6 68 (14.41%) Visualisation
7 45 (9.53%) Kimball Methodology
8 36 (7.63%) Data Visualisation
9 32 (6.78%) Dimensional Modelling
10 31 (6.57%) Dashboard Development
11 23 (4.87%) Data Transformation
12 22 (4.66%) Business Analysis
13 20 (4.24%) Data Analysis
13 20 (4.24%) Web Development
14 19 (4.03%) Data Management
14 19 (4.03%) Data Virtualisation
14 19 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (3.39%) Business Analytics
15 16 (3.39%) ERP
15 16 (3.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 372 (78.81%) SQL
2 162 (34.32%) T-SQL
3 69 (14.62%) C#
4 49 (10.38%) Java
5 39 (8.26%) JavaScript
6 25 (5.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 23 (4.87%) VB
8 21 (4.45%) PL/SQL
9 19 (4.03%) Groovy
10 18 (3.81%) VBA
11 15 (3.18%) R
12 12 (2.54%) Python
12 12 (2.54%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.91%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.48%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.27%) PHP
15 6 (1.27%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.85%) C++
17 3 (0.64%) Apex Code
17 3 (0.64%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 70 (14.83%) Degree
2 12 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) MCSE
7 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.03%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.06%) QA
3 2 (0.42%) MiFID
4 1 (0.21%) IFRS
4 1 (0.21%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.21%) Control-M
2 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 173 (36.65%) Microsoft
2 77 (16.31%) Oracle
3 63 (13.35%) Tableau
4 27 (5.72%) SAP
5 20 (4.24%) Jaspersoft
6 17 (3.60%) Sybase
7 13 (2.75%) Google
8 10 (2.12%) Cognos
9 8 (1.69%) Vertica
10 7 (1.48%) Birst
11 6 (1.27%) TOWER Software
12 5 (1.06%) Informatica
12 5 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.85%) Actian
13 4 (0.85%) hybris
14 3 (0.64%) Ab Initio
14 3 (0.64%) Progress
14 3 (0.64%) Sage
14 3 (0.64%) Talend
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