The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 375 334 367
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 659 758 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.79% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.84% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 551 620 596
Average salary £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.24% +6.00%
Business Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in England

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in England

Business Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
London -26 315 £65,000 +8.33% 64
South East -34 128 £59,000 -1.66% 22
East of England -21 47 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Yorkshire -4 41 £40,000 -15.78% 11
South West +2 36 £50,000 -13.04% 11
East Midlands +34 34 £52,500 +5.00% 10
North West -29 32 £47,500 -5.00% 13
West Midlands -46 19 £50,000 +11.11% 7
North East -12 3 £45,500 -13.33%
Midlands -18 1 - -
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 475 (34.30%) Finance
2 361 (26.06%) Business Development
3 327 (23.61%) Project Management
4 268 (19.35%) Business Analysis
5 192 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
6 165 (11.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 164 (11.84%) PRINCE2
8 161 (11.62%) Degree
9 156 (11.26%) Marketing
10 143 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
11 134 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
12 128 (9.24%) CRM
13 120 (8.66%) Retail
14 118 (8.52%) Microsoft
15 115 (8.30%) Change Management
16 108 (7.80%) Telecoms
17 92 (6.64%) ITIL
18 90 (6.50%) MS Excel
19 89 (6.43%) SQL
20 88 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
21 83 (5.99%) Line Management
22 71 (5.13%) Banking
22 71 (5.13%) Service Delivery
23 65 (4.69%) MS Project
23 65 (4.69%) SAP
23 65 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
24 64 (4.62%) ERP
24 64 (4.62%) Management Information System
25 62 (4.48%) Risk Management
26 61 (4.40%) E-Commerce

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 46 (3.32%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.73%) SAS
3 8 (0.58%) CMS
4 4 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (0.29%) TeamSite
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.22%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.14%) Lync
6 2 (0.14%) IIS
7 1 (0.072%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.072%) Drupal
7 1 (0.072%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.072%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 90 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 65 (4.69%) MS Project
3 34 (2.45%) MS Office
4 29 (2.09%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.30%) SPSS
6 14 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.14%) FastStats
9 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.01%) SAP CO
2 14 (1.01%) SAP FI
2 14 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.58%) Changepoint
6 6 (0.43%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.36%) assyst
7 5 (0.36%) Magento
8 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.22%) SalesLogix
8 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.14%) SAP FI-AP
9 2 (0.14%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.60%) SaaS
2 14 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.65%) IaaS
4 9 (0.65%) PaaS
5 3 (0.22%) Force.com
6 2 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.59%) Internet
2 16 (1.16%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (0.72%) Intranet
3 10 (0.72%) WAN
4 9 (0.65%) Network Security
5 7 (0.51%) LAN
5 7 (0.51%) MPLS
6 6 (0.43%) Unified Communications
6 6 (0.43%) Ethernet
6 6 (0.43%) VoIP
7 5 (0.36%) Wireless
8 4 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.29%) PBX
8 4 (0.29%) VPN
9 3 (0.22%) ATM
9 3 (0.22%) 3G
9 3 (0.22%) Firewall
9 3 (0.22%) Frame Relay
9 3 (0.22%) VPLS
10 2 (0.14%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 33 (2.38%) Big Data
4 31 (2.24%) QlikView
5 26 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (1.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 19 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (1.37%) Hadoop
9 18 (1.30%) MongoDB
10 17 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (0.72%) Relational Database
12 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.72%) SAP BW
13 8 (0.58%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.58%) OLAP
14 6 (0.43%) SAP BI
14 6 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (0.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.072%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.072%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 475 (34.30%) Finance
2 156 (11.26%) Marketing
3 120 (8.66%) Retail
4 108 (7.80%) Telecoms
5 71 (5.13%) Banking
6 57 (4.12%) Manufacturing
7 42 (3.03%) Legal
8 28 (2.02%) Law
9 25 (1.81%) Advertising
10 23 (1.66%) Games
10 23 (1.66%) Billing
11 20 (1.44%) Automotive
12 18 (1.30%) Back Office
13 17 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (1.16%) Investment Banking
14 16 (1.16%) Front Office
15 12 (0.87%) Local Government
15 12 (0.87%) Publishing
16 10 (0.72%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.51%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (1.52%) .NET
2 14 (1.01%) HTML
3 12 (0.87%) ASP.NET
4 10 (0.72%) EDI
5 7 (0.51%) Middleware
6 5 (0.36%) XML
7 4 (0.29%) Web Services
7 4 (0.29%) CSS
8 3 (0.22%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.14%) HTML5
10 1 (0.072%) CGI
10 1 (0.072%) SOAP
10 1 (0.072%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (0.072%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.072%) Velocity
10 1 (0.072%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 134 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 29 (2.09%) NHS
4 28 (2.02%) FMCG
5 23 (1.66%) Social Media
6 21 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.44%) PMI
8 19 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.16%) Derivative
9 16 (1.16%) Tandem
10 15 (1.08%) User Experience
11 14 (1.01%) EPoS
12 13 (0.94%) Credit Risk
13 11 (0.79%) EFT
14 10 (0.72%) Equities
14 10 (0.72%) Fixed Income
15 8 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.51%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.51%) DTV
17 6 (0.43%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 33 (2.38%) Windows
2 17 (1.23%) Linux
3 9 (0.65%) UNIX
4 5 (0.36%) Windows XP
4 5 (0.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.072%) AIX
7 1 (0.072%) Android
7 1 (0.072%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (26.06%) Business Development
2 327 (23.61%) Project Management
3 268 (19.35%) Business Analysis
4 192 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
5 165 (11.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 164 (11.84%) PRINCE2
7 143 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
8 128 (9.24%) CRM
9 115 (8.30%) Change Management
10 92 (6.64%) ITIL
11 88 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 83 (5.99%) Line Management
13 71 (5.13%) Service Delivery
14 64 (4.62%) ERP
15 62 (4.48%) Risk Management
16 61 (4.40%) E-Commerce
17 58 (4.19%) People Management
18 57 (4.12%) B2B
18 57 (4.12%) Data Management
19 56 (4.04%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (6.43%) SQL
2 41 (2.96%) C
3 18 (1.30%) R
4 15 (1.08%) T-SQL
5 8 (0.58%) VBA
6 7 (0.51%) Java
7 5 (0.36%) Ruby
8 4 (0.29%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.22%) ABAP
10 2 (0.14%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.14%) Python
10 2 (0.14%) VB
10 2 (0.14%) C#
11 1 (0.072%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.072%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.072%) PHP
11 1 (0.072%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 161 (11.62%) Degree
2 43 (3.10%) PMI Certification
3 41 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 34 (2.45%) PMP
5 29 (2.09%) ISEB
6 25 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 15 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.08%) Security Cleared
8 13 (0.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 7 (0.51%) MBA
10 6 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.36%) APMG
12 4 (0.29%) CIPD
12 4 (0.29%) ACCA
13 3 (0.22%) CIMA
13 3 (0.22%) AAT
13 3 (0.22%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.22%) CBAP
14 2 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.66%) SLA
2 19 (1.37%) QA
3 15 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.29%) EMIR
5 4 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.29%) COBIT
5 4 (0.29%) Basel II
5 4 (0.29%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.22%) TickIT
6 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.14%) Basel III
7 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.072%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.072%) BS15000
System Software
1 9 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.22%) XenApp
4 1 (0.072%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (0.29%) SCCM
3 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.14%) SCOM
3 2 (0.14%) WSUS
3 2 (0.14%) Control-M
4 1 (0.072%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 118 (8.52%) Microsoft
2 65 (4.69%) SAP
3 57 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
4 54 (3.90%) Oracle
5 40 (2.89%) Business Objects
6 32 (2.31%) Cognos
7 24 (1.73%) Informatica
8 18 (1.30%) Ab Initio
9 16 (1.16%) Mitel
10 15 (1.08%) VMware
11 12 (0.87%) Sage
11 12 (0.87%) HP
12 9 (0.65%) Cisco
12 9 (0.65%) Tableau
13 8 (0.58%) Yardi
13 8 (0.58%) hybris
13 8 (0.58%) Guidewire
13 8 (0.58%) Autodesk
13 8 (0.58%) Siebel
14 6 (0.43%) BI-SAM
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