The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 147 152 176
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 18 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.91% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.96% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 18
Average salary £44,500 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.23% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,900 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -4.76%
Business Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3074 3642 3992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.05% 94.62% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2517 2995 3465
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Manchester

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (35.42%) Finance
1 17 (35.42%) Business Development
2 16 (33.33%) Marketing
3 9 (18.75%) Project Management
4 8 (16.67%) Retail
5 7 (14.58%) Business Transformation
5 7 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.42%) Marketing Intelligence
7 5 (10.42%) Logistics
7 5 (10.42%) Degree
7 5 (10.42%) User Experience
7 5 (10.42%) Marketing Strategy
8 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (8.33%) Internet
8 4 (8.33%) SAP
9 3 (6.25%) ISEB
9 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
9 3 (6.25%) ISO 14001
9 3 (6.25%) Six Sigma
9 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.25%) Line Management
9 3 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.08%) MPLS
2 1 (2.08%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Marketing
3 8 (16.67%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Social Media
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) BBC
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Business Development
2 9 (18.75%) Project Management
3 7 (14.58%) Business Transformation
3 7 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.42%) Marketing Intelligence
5 5 (10.42%) Logistics
5 5 (10.42%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.25%) Line Management
7 3 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.25%) ISO 14001
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
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