The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 128 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MBA 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £47,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+38.09% -4.54%
MBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
461 443 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.05% 25.92% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 395 333 437
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBA across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MBA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MBA across the Cheshire region.

MBA Salary Trend in Cheshire

MBA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MBA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

MBA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

MBA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £54,750 -
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
MBA
North West

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing MBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MBA.

1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) CSQA
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Information Management
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) Mainframe
3 4 (36.36%) PMI
3 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) FMCG
4 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (27.27%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Life Science
5 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Psychology

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing MBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Information Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Research Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) PMI
1 4 (36.36%) Mainframe
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (27.27%) FMCG
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Life Science
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Management
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
1 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (27.27%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Development
3 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Market Research
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) CSQA
2 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
2 1 (9.09%) SAP