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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 85 106 88
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 10 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £51,250 £64,000 £47,149
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.92% +35.73%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
1232 1491 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.70% 94.79% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 758 957 607
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) QlikView
3 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
3 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (20.00%) VBA
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Billing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Billing
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Change Management
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
1 4 (26.67%) CRM
1 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
1 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) VBA
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.67%) SAP