The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 90 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 12 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.82% 0.33% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.35% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £58,750 £52,500 £41,851
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% +25.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
Business Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1407 1154 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.91% 94.98% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 926 720 833
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,550 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Manager in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Business Manager in their job title 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 with Business Manager in their job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) PMI
3 7 (35.00%) PMI Certification
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (30.00%) Six Sigma
4 6 (30.00%) Banking
4 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) BPR
6 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) IIBA
6 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (10.00%) Business Development
7 2 (10.00%) Retail
7 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (10.00%) SWIFT
7 2 (10.00%) Straight-Through Processing
8 1 (5.00%) FATCA
8 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.00%) Basel III

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Business Manager in their job title 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 with Business Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) PMI
2 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) Six Sigma
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) BPR
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (10.00%) Straight-Through Processing
6 2 (10.00%) Business Development
7 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 7 (35.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (15.00%) IIBA
4 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Basel III
1 1 (5.00%) FATCA