The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 204 196 225
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 36 47 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.69% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.72% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 25
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £69,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Business Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5796 6511 6833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.22% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4649 5266 5785
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Business Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Manchester -10 19 £44,500 -15.23% 4
Cheshire +6 11 £46,250 +15.62%
Cumbria - 2 £55,000 - 2
Merseyside - 2 £77,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £60,000 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 33 (43.42%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) Business Development
3 17 (22.37%) Marketing
4 14 (18.42%) Project Management
5 12 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 12 (15.79%) Degree
6 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (14.47%) Retail
7 10 (13.16%) Change Management
8 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
8 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
9 8 (10.53%) Business Transformation
9 8 (10.53%) SAP
9 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (9.21%) CRM
10 7 (9.21%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.89%) Performance Improvement
11 6 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.89%) ISEB
11 6 (7.89%) NHS
11 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
12 5 (6.58%) Marketing Intelligence
12 5 (6.58%) Internet
12 5 (6.58%) Six Sigma
12 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (6.58%) Logistics
12 5 (6.58%) Programme Management

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (1.32%) CMS
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.32%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Project
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.32%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Maximo
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Internet
2 3 (3.95%) Wireless
3 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.32%) MPLS
3 1 (1.32%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 33 (43.42%) Finance
2 17 (22.37%) Marketing
3 11 (14.47%) Retail
4 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.63%) Local Government
6 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.32%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) NHS
2 5 (6.58%) User Experience
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Social Media
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) BBC
5 1 (1.32%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
5 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Business Development
2 14 (18.42%) Project Management
3 12 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.16%) Change Management
6 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
6 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.53%) Business Transformation
7 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.21%) CRM
8 7 (9.21%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.89%) Performance Improvement
9 6 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.58%) Marketing Intelligence
10 5 (6.58%) Six Sigma
10 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.58%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) PMP
3 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.26%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) SAP
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco
4 1 (1.32%) Sage
4 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.32%) Lagan
4 1 (1.32%) Northgate
4 1 (1.32%) Civica
4 1 (1.32%) Orchard
4 1 (1.32%) FrontRange
4 1 (1.32%) Oneserve
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £160000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago