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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 356 305 337
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 778 868 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.87% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.92% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 587 710 707
Average salary £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,454 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-0.08% +7.69%
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
100676 94267 105178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.30% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79096 90290
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 2014.

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 September 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
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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 -40 362 £65,000 - 58
South East -3 211 £55,000 -4.76% 25
North West -9 51 £47,500 -20.83% 4
East of England -29 37 £52,500 +5.00% 11
West Midlands -43 31 £47,500 - 8
South West -27 29 £52,966 +17.70% 6
Yorkshire -53 26 £44,000 -2.22% 5
East Midlands -8 20 £52,454 -5.62% 9
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 531 (32.84%) Finance
2 434 (26.84%) Project Management
3 415 (25.66%) Business Development
4 307 (18.99%) Business Analysis
5 238 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
6 220 (13.61%) PRINCE2
7 211 (13.05%) Degree
8 208 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
9 194 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 174 (10.76%) Marketing
11 162 (10.02%) Microsoft
12 152 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
13 142 (8.78%) Retail
14 140 (8.66%) CRM
15 127 (7.85%) MS Excel
16 124 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
16 124 (7.67%) Change Management
17 123 (7.61%) E-Commerce
18 120 (7.42%) SQL
19 104 (6.43%) Banking
20 98 (6.06%) Telecoms
21 96 (5.94%) Oracle
22 95 (5.88%) ITIL
23 87 (5.38%) Line Management
23 87 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
24 82 (5.07%) Service Delivery
25 74 (4.58%) ERP
26 70 (4.33%) SAP
27 69 (4.27%) Management Information System
28 64 (3.96%) Data Management

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 13 (0.80%) CMS
3 8 (0.49%) SAS
4 7 (0.43%) MS Project Server
5 6 (0.37%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (0.37%) TeamSite
6 4 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.19%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.12%) Confluence
9 1 (0.062%) Kentico
9 1 (0.062%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.062%) IIS
9 1 (0.062%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.062%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 127 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 64 (3.96%) MS Project
3 52 (3.22%) MS Visio
4 37 (2.29%) MS Office
5 26 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.43%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.25%) SPSS
9 1 (0.062%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 29 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
1 29 (1.79%) SAP CO
1 29 (1.79%) SAP FI
2 26 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 18 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
6 15 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.49%) Magento
8 6 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.31%) LatentZero
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.25%) Agresso
10 4 (0.25%) assyst
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.19%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.84%) SaaS
2 10 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.49%) PaaS
4 5 (0.31%) IaaS
5 3 (0.19%) Office 365
5 3 (0.19%) Force.com
6 1 (0.062%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.42%) Internet
2 19 (1.18%) Intranet
3 17 (1.05%) Radio Access Network
4 13 (0.80%) Unified Communications
4 13 (0.80%) WAN
5 11 (0.68%) MPLS
6 9 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (0.56%) LAN
6 9 (0.56%) VoIP
7 8 (0.49%) Wireless
8 6 (0.37%) VPLS
8 6 (0.37%) Network Security
8 6 (0.37%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.31%) TETRA
9 5 (0.31%) 3G
10 4 (0.25%) DWDM
10 4 (0.25%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.25%) 4G
10 4 (0.25%) SDH
10 4 (0.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
2 62 (3.83%) SQL Server
3 27 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (1.36%) SAP BW
6 20 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
6 20 (1.24%) OLAP
7 19 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (0.99%) ROLAP
10 15 (0.93%) QlikView
11 12 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (0.68%) Data Mining
13 10 (0.62%) Data Mart
13 10 (0.62%) MySQL
14 9 (0.56%) Big Data
15 8 (0.49%) Oracle OLAP
16 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Power View
16 7 (0.43%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 12 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.062%) WATIR
2 1 (0.062%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.062%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.062%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.062%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.062%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.062%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.062%) Toad
2 1 (0.062%) ProC
2 1 (0.062%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.062%) Subversion
General
1 531 (32.84%) Finance
2 174 (10.76%) Marketing
3 142 (8.78%) Retail
4 104 (6.43%) Banking
5 98 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 46 (2.84%) Advertising
8 43 (2.66%) Legal
9 42 (2.60%) Publishing
10 38 (2.35%) Law
11 31 (1.92%) Games
12 29 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 27 (1.67%) Front Office
14 24 (1.48%) Investment Banking
15 18 (1.11%) Back Office
16 14 (0.87%) Electronics
16 14 (0.87%) Billing
17 11 (0.68%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.68%) Automotive
18 8 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (2.47%) .NET
2 20 (1.24%) HTML
3 18 (1.11%) Middleware
4 15 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 12 (0.74%) EDI
5 12 (0.74%) Web Services
6 7 (0.43%) MDX
7 6 (0.37%) BAPI
8 3 (0.19%) HTML5
8 3 (0.19%) LAMP
8 3 (0.19%) XML
9 2 (0.12%) CSS
9 2 (0.12%) FIXML
9 2 (0.12%) WCF
10 1 (0.062%) WPF
10 1 (0.062%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.062%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (0.062%) SOAP
10 1 (0.062%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 152 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 29 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 27 (1.67%) NHS
5 24 (1.48%) Social Media
6 23 (1.42%) User Experience
7 21 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (1.24%) EFT
9 18 (1.11%) EPoS
10 17 (1.05%) Fixed Income
11 16 (0.99%) Data Integration
12 15 (0.93%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.87%) Equities
13 14 (0.87%) PMI
14 12 (0.74%) Life Science
14 12 (0.74%) Derivative
14 12 (0.74%) Visualisation
15 10 (0.62%) FMCG
16 9 (0.56%) Online Games
17 7 (0.43%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 33 (2.04%) Windows
2 23 (1.42%) Linux
3 14 (0.87%) UNIX
4 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (0.37%) Android
6 5 (0.31%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.062%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (26.84%) Project Management
2 415 (25.66%) Business Development
3 307 (18.99%) Business Analysis
4 238 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
5 220 (13.61%) PRINCE2
6 208 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
7 194 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 140 (8.66%) CRM
9 124 (7.67%) Change Management
10 123 (7.61%) E-Commerce
11 95 (5.88%) ITIL
12 87 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 87 (5.38%) Line Management
13 82 (5.07%) Service Delivery
14 74 (4.58%) ERP
15 64 (3.96%) Data Management
16 60 (3.71%) B2B
17 57 (3.53%) ETL
18 56 (3.46%) Scrum
18 56 (3.46%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (7.42%) SQL
2 63 (3.90%) C
3 23 (1.42%) T-SQL
4 18 (1.11%) C#
5 13 (0.80%) VBA
6 12 (0.74%) Java
7 9 (0.56%) ABAP
8 5 (0.31%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.25%) PHP
9 4 (0.25%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.19%) PowerHouse
11 2 (0.12%) Ruby
11 2 (0.12%) R
11 2 (0.12%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.12%) C++
12 1 (0.062%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.062%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.062%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 211 (13.05%) Degree
2 41 (2.54%) PMI Certification
3 36 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 32 (1.98%) PMP
5 27 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 26 (1.61%) Security Cleared
7 21 (1.30%) ISEB
8 17 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (0.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 15 (0.93%) MBA
11 12 (0.74%) SC Cleared
11 12 (0.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 11 (0.68%) CIMA
13 10 (0.62%) ACCA
14 9 (0.56%) CIPD
15 8 (0.49%) CBAP
16 7 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
17 6 (0.37%) APMG
18 4 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 3 (0.19%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.36%) QA
2 17 (1.05%) SLA
2 17 (1.05%) COBIT
3 13 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.49%) EMIR
5 7 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.31%) MiFID
8 4 (0.25%) GCP
9 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.12%) BS25999
10 2 (0.12%) TickIT
11 1 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.062%) BS15000
11 1 (0.062%) Basel III
11 1 (0.062%) COREP
11 1 (0.062%) CRD IV
System Software
1 23 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.19%) vSphere
4 1 (0.062%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (0.25%) SCCM
3 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.062%) Control-M
Vendors
1 162 (10.02%) Microsoft
2 96 (5.94%) Oracle
3 70 (4.33%) SAP
4 50 (3.09%) Cognos
5 42 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
6 39 (2.41%) Cisco
7 36 (2.23%) Business Objects
8 34 (2.10%) VMware
9 26 (1.61%) HP
10 21 (1.30%) NetApp
11 15 (0.93%) WatchGuard
11 15 (0.93%) SonicWALL
12 14 (0.87%) Guidewire
13 13 (0.80%) hybris
14 11 (0.68%) Tableau
14 11 (0.68%) Northgate
14 11 (0.68%) Sage
14 11 (0.68%) Citrix
15 10 (0.62%) Charles River
15 10 (0.62%) Teradata
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