The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 37 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.18% 1.05% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 1.05% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £46,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,727 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.47%
Business Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
216 190 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 94.32% 99.48% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 163 176 97
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in Halifax

Business Manager
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Flex
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) General Ledger

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) General Ledger
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA