The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 88 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 10 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.78% 1.43% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.50% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 6
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £72,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -34.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Business Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1235 1334 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.41% 95.42% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1074 832
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (94.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 7 (38.89%) ISEB
3 7 (38.89%) CRM
3 7 (38.89%) Siebel
3 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Change Management
3 7 (38.89%) Workflow
3 7 (38.89%) SAP
3 7 (38.89%) Law
3 7 (38.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Market Research
4 4 (22.22%) Automotive
4 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) SLA
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) MySQL
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Novell
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) DataEase
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) People Management
6 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (5.56%) Business Development

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) DataEase
General
1 7 (38.89%) Law
2 4 (22.22%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 7 (38.89%) CRM
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Change Management
3 7 (38.89%) Workflow
3 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Market Research
5 2 (11.11%) People Management
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) SAP
1 7 (38.89%) Siebel
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Novell