The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 187 177 185
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing MBA 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.052% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £44,000 £53,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
MBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
960 879 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.32% 22.78% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 740 776 740
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBA across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MBA Salary Trend in Manchester

MBA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA.

1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) CSQA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) CSQA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM