The median annual salary for a Business Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 698 610
Rank change year-on-year +112 -88  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 271 255 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 245 214 315
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,791 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.52% -6.37%  

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 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 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
England +89 251 £45,000 - 15
London +134 177 £50,000 -9.09% 7
City of London +74 55 £62,500 +13.63% 3
South East +63 33 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Midlands +24 11 £35,000 -10.25%
Yorkshire +9 9 £38,750 - 2
North West -23 9 £40,000 +22.13% 1
West Yorkshire 0 8 £40,000 +14.00% 1
Surrey +53 7 £42,500 -12.82% 2
South Wales +9 7 £40,000 +8.10%
Wales +1 7 £40,000 +8.10%
Oxfordshire - 7 £24,000 -
South West +23 6 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Hampshire +22 6 £43,750 +9.37%
Scotland +14 5 £35,000 -9.67%
West Sussex +9 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leeds +7 5 £40,000 +17.04% 1
Newport +4 5 £40,000 +9.01%
Redhill - 5 £42,500 -
Berkshire +30 4 £60,000 +26.31%
Glasgow +20 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Birmingham +15 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Manchester -29 4 £37,500 +14.50%
Southampton - 4 £41,250 -
Chester - 4 £41,250 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £41,250 - 1
East of England +31 3 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Kent +21 3 £29,500 -26.25%
Bristol -2 3 £40,000 +3.22%
Solihull - 3 £35,000 -

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 433 (85.57%) Business Intelligence
2 358 (70.75%) SQL
3 308 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 299 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 245 (48.42%) Data Warehouse
6 239 (47.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 238 (47.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 194 (38.34%) ETL
9 190 (37.55%) Microsoft
10 177 (34.98%) T-SQL
11 152 (30.04%) Finance
12 101 (19.96%) Power BI
13 98 (19.37%) Data Modelling
14 90 (17.79%) QlikView
15 86 (17.00%) MS Excel
16 77 (15.22%) Oracle
16 77 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
17 66 (13.04%) Tableau
18 60 (11.86%) Analytics
18 60 (11.86%) Visualisation
19 59 (11.66%) BusinessObjects
20 58 (11.46%) Kimball Methodology
20 58 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
21 57 (11.26%) Degree
21 57 (11.26%) C#
22 53 (10.47%) .NET
22 53 (10.47%) Banking
23 50 (9.88%) SQL Server 2012
23 50 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
24 47 (9.29%) Dashboard Development

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 22 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.19%) SAS
3 4 (0.79%) CMS
4 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.40%) Apache
5 2 (0.40%) Drupal
5 2 (0.40%) IIS
5 2 (0.40%) JBoss
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.40%) WordPress
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 86 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.35%) MS Office
3 6 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (0.79%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.59%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.40%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.98%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.59%) Office 365
5 2 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) 3G
1 2 (0.40%) 4G
1 2 (0.40%) DHCP
1 2 (0.40%) DNS
1 2 (0.40%) Internet
1 2 (0.40%) Intranet
1 2 (0.40%) VoIP
1 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.20%) FTP
2 1 (0.20%) HTTP
2 1 (0.20%) LAN
2 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 299 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 245 (48.42%) Data Warehouse
4 239 (47.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 238 (47.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 101 (19.96%) Power BI
7 90 (17.79%) QlikView
8 59 (11.66%) BusinessObjects
9 50 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 50 (9.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 43 (8.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 28 (5.53%) OLAP
12 26 (5.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 25 (4.94%) Relational Database
14 21 (4.15%) Big Data
15 20 (3.95%) MySQL
16 17 (3.36%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (3.16%) JasperReports
18 14 (2.77%) Crystal Reports
19 13 (2.57%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 19 (3.75%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.19%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.40%) Subversion
5 2 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.20%) ERwin
6 1 (0.20%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.20%) Maven
6 1 (0.20%) Moq
6 1 (0.20%) NUnit
6 1 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.20%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.20%) Toad
6 1 (0.20%) WiX
General
1 152 (30.04%) Finance
2 53 (10.47%) Banking
3 25 (4.94%) Retail
4 13 (2.57%) Advertising
4 13 (2.57%) Legal
4 13 (2.57%) Marketing
5 10 (1.98%) Law
6 7 (1.38%) Front Office
7 5 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.79%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.59%) Back Office
9 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.59%) Publishing
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (10.47%) .NET
2 45 (8.89%) MDX
3 15 (2.96%) HTML
4 10 (1.98%) XML
5 8 (1.58%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.58%) CSS
6 6 (1.19%) JSON
6 6 (1.19%) Web Services
7 5 (0.99%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.99%) Entity Framework
8 4 (0.79%) RESTful
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 2 (0.40%) HTML5
10 2 (0.40%) Middleware
10 2 (0.40%) SOAP
10 2 (0.40%) WCF
10 2 (0.40%) WinForms
10 2 (0.40%) XSD
10 2 (0.40%) XSLT
11 1 (0.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.31%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.58%) Social Media
5 7 (1.38%) Fintech
6 4 (0.79%) NHS
7 3 (0.59%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.40%) Clustering
8 2 (0.40%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.40%) iPhone
8 2 (0.40%) Replication
8 2 (0.40%) User Experience
9 1 (0.20%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.20%) Derivative
9 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.20%) FMCG
9 1 (0.20%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.20%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.37%) Windows
2 8 (1.58%) Unix
3 6 (1.19%) Linux
4 2 (0.40%) Android
4 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (85.57%) Business Intelligence
2 194 (38.34%) ETL
3 98 (19.37%) Data Modelling
4 77 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (11.86%) Analytics
5 60 (11.86%) Visualisation
6 58 (11.46%) Kimball Methodology
7 47 (9.29%) Dashboard Development
8 33 (6.52%) Web Development
9 29 (5.73%) Dimensional Modelling
10 25 (4.94%) Business Analysis
10 25 (4.94%) Migration
11 24 (4.74%) ERP
12 23 (4.55%) Data Transformation
13 22 (4.35%) Data Analysis
13 22 (4.35%) Data Migration
13 22 (4.35%) Data Visualisation
14 20 (3.95%) E-Commerce
15 17 (3.36%) Data Management
15 17 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 358 (70.75%) SQL
2 177 (34.98%) T-SQL
3 57 (11.26%) C#
4 40 (7.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 36 (7.11%) Java
5 36 (7.11%) JavaScript
6 27 (5.34%) VBA
7 17 (3.36%) R
8 14 (2.77%) Groovy
9 12 (2.37%) PHP
9 12 (2.37%) PL/SQL
9 12 (2.37%) PowerShell
9 12 (2.37%) Python
10 11 (2.17%) VB
11 7 (1.38%) MATLAB
12 6 (1.19%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.19%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.79%) VB6
14 2 (0.40%) C++
15 1 (0.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (11.26%) Degree
2 9 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.40%) CITP
3 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.40%) MCSD
3 2 (0.40%) MCSE
4 1 (0.20%) MCITP
4 1 (0.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.98%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.99%) QA
3 2 (0.40%) MiFID
4 1 (0.20%) IFRS
4 1 (0.20%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 190 (37.55%) Microsoft
2 77 (15.22%) Oracle
3 66 (13.04%) Tableau
4 36 (7.11%) SAP
5 30 (5.93%) Sybase
6 14 (2.77%) Jaspersoft
7 13 (2.57%) Cognos
7 13 (2.57%) Google
8 7 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.79%) Informatica
10 4 (0.79%) Teradata
10 4 (0.79%) TOWER Software
11 3 (0.59%) Birst
11 3 (0.59%) Vertica
12 2 (0.40%) Acronis
12 2 (0.40%) Infor
12 2 (0.40%) Sage
12 2 (0.40%) Talend
12 2 (0.40%) VMware
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