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 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 94 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 8 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.62% 1.05% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.10% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.24% +6.00%
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
1229 912 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.79% 95.70% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 981 700 746
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Business Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

Business Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Essex 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brentwood - 4 - -
Canvey Island - 2 £36,500 -
Business Manager
East of England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Market Research
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) SLA
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Siebel
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) Automotive
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Business Development
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Novell
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (15.38%) DataEase
5 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (15.38%) People Management

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) DataEase
2 1 (7.69%) Pentaho
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mart
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (30.77%) Automotive
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Market Research
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Business Development
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Siebel
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Novell
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle