Business Developer Jobs

Business Developer
UK

The median Business Developer salary in the UK is £45,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 15 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
15 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 804 813 1105
Rank change year-on-year +9 +292 -310
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Developer 82 86 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 59 58 142
10th Percentile £32,850 £32,125 £33,391
25th Percentile £35,625 £41,352 £37,171
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £53,908 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.52% +2.68% +3.96%
75th Percentile £61,750 £64,375 £67,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% -12.82% +8.33%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97,811 78,199 172,585
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 91.65% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68,373 53,659 89,154
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,875 £44,192 £43,273
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,700 £51,250
% change year-on-year -5.12% +2.83% +7.89%

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Developer in the UK

Business Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Developer.

Salary trend for Business Developer in the UK

Business Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Developer over the 6 months to 15 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Business Developer in the UK

Business Developer
Top 12 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 15 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +14 80 £45,000 -14.49% 10
UK excluding London -33 60 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Work from Home +47 37 £55,571 +0.92% 6
North of England +4 24 £55,000 +27.17% 6
North West +4 20 £55,000 +10.00% 4
London +55 19 £60,500 -13.57%
Midlands -30 18 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South West -17 16 £35,000 -16.67% 2
East Midlands -27 11 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands -28 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Yorkshire +45 4 £53,750 +22.16% 2
South East -18 2 £40,000 -8.05%

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 15 July 2024, Business Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 41 (50.00%) SQL
2 35 (42.68%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (36.59%) Power Platform
4 27 (32.93%) Power BI
4 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
5 24 (29.27%) Azure
6 23 (28.05%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (28.05%) Social Skills
7 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
8 18 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (19.51%) Dynamics 365
10 15 (18.29%) CRM
10 15 (18.29%) Degree
11 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
12 13 (15.85%) ETL
12 13 (15.85%) Time Management
12 13 (15.85%) Analytics
13 11 (13.41%) Dynamics NAV
13 11 (13.41%) Actionable Insight
13 11 (13.41%) Azure Data Factory
13 11 (13.41%) Full Stack Development
14 10 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (12.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (12.20%) Change Data Capture
15 9 (10.98%) Agile
15 9 (10.98%) Python
15 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
15 9 (10.98%) DevOps

Business Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.22%) Trello
Business Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.22%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.59%) Power Platform
2 24 (29.27%) Azure
3 16 (19.51%) Dynamics 365
4 11 (13.41%) Azure Data Factory
5 8 (9.76%) Azure DevOps
6 7 (8.54%) AWS
7 4 (4.88%) GitHub
7 4 (4.88%) Microsoft 365
7 4 (4.88%) SaaS
8 3 (3.66%) Serverless
9 1 (1.22%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) Power BI
2 23 (28.05%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
4 16 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (12.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.10%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (4.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (4.88%) MySQL
7 4 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.88%) Semantic Layer
8 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.66%) Tableau
9 2 (2.44%) Cognos Impromptu
9 2 (2.44%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.22%) MS Access
10 1 (1.22%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) JIRA
1 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.88%) Git
3 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.22%) Postman
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) Toad
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 23 (28.05%) Social Skills
2 18 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.32%) Automotive
4 5 (6.10%) Law
4 5 (6.10%) Marketing
5 4 (4.88%) Local Government
6 3 (3.66%) Finance
6 3 (3.66%) Retail
7 2 (2.44%) Advertising
7 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (1.22%) Legal
8 1 (1.22%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.22%) Police
8 1 (1.22%) Polish Language
8 1 (1.22%) Social Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) Node.js
2 3 (3.66%) HTML
3 2 (2.44%) RESTful
3 2 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (1.22%) .NET
4 1 (1.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.66%) Housing Association
1 3 (3.66%) Social Media
2 2 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (2.44%) AS400
2 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.22%) Cyber Threat
3 1 (1.22%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
1 4 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (18.29%) CRM
3 13 (15.85%) Analytics
3 13 (15.85%) ETL
3 13 (15.85%) Time Management
4 11 (13.41%) Actionable Insight
4 11 (13.41%) Full Stack Development
5 10 (12.20%) Change Data Capture
5 10 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (10.98%) Agile
6 9 (10.98%) DevOps
7 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.54%) Business Development
8 7 (8.54%) Customer Experience
8 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.54%) Project Management
8 7 (8.54%) Visualisation
8 7 (8.54%) Workflow
9 6 (7.32%) CI/CD
9 6 (7.32%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) Python
2 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
3 8 (9.76%) C
4 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.88%) Java
6 3 (3.66%) Data Analysis Expressions
6 3 (3.66%) Perl
6 3 (3.66%) Ruby
7 1 (1.22%) C#
7 1 (1.22%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.44%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.22%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Facebook
4 1 (1.22%) Databricks
4 1 (1.22%) Informatica
4 1 (1.22%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.22%) Twitter