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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 88 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 11 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.99% 0.53% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.55% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Average salary £28,000 £43,521 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.66% -22.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £41,250 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £44,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -3.80%
Business Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1045 1100 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.48% 98.04% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 927 949 864
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

Business Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

Business Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Dartford - 3 £70,000 -
Chatham +7 2 £27,000 -37.26%
Business Manager
South East

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (81.25%) Project Management
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) Business Analysis
4 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) ETL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) OLAP
6 3 (18.75%) SAP
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) SAP BW
6 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (18.75%) Line Management
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (12.50%) WorldPay
7 2 (12.50%) Sage Pay
7 2 (12.50%) Elavon
7 2 (12.50%) Ingenico
7 2 (12.50%) Smartcard

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) OLAP
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (18.75%) SAP BW
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
2 2 (12.50%) APACS
2 2 (12.50%) EPoS
2 2 (12.50%) EMV
2 2 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (12.50%) EFT
2 2 (12.50%) EFTPOS
2 2 (12.50%) Smartcard
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.25%) Data Security
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Sage
2 2 (12.50%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 2 (12.50%) VocaLink
2 2 (12.50%) TSYS
2 2 (12.50%) VeriFone
2 2 (12.50%) WorldPay
2 2 (12.50%) Elavon
2 2 (12.50%) Ingenico