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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 166 153 163
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 29 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.70% 0.67% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.71% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 20
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £31,050 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,150 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £51,000 £49,733
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +2.54%
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
3949 3512 3690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.36% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3349 3034 3278
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Business Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Rochdale - 4 £43,500 -
Oldham +3 1 £48,000 +33.33%
Business Manager
North West

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Business Development
3 12 (22.22%) Degree
4 10 (18.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (18.52%) SAP CO
4 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) SAP FI
4 10 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (18.52%) SAP BW
4 10 (18.52%) Business Objects
4 10 (18.52%) SAP
5 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.81%) Marketing
7 6 (11.11%) Banking
7 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 5 (9.26%) Internet
8 5 (9.26%) Project Management
9 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
10 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (5.56%) Release Management
10 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.56%) SWOT Analysis
10 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.56%) SaaS
10 3 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
10 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (18.52%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (18.52%) SAP CO
1 10 (18.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (18.52%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Marketing
3 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Business Development
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Release Management
6 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.56%) SWOT Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.56%) CRM
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
6 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) ABAP
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Business Objects
1 10 (18.52%) SAP
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco
3 2 (3.70%) EMC
3 2 (3.70%) CommVault
3 2 (3.70%) NetApp
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