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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 204 211 227
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 47 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.51% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.53% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 12
Average salary £52,250 £52,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.48% +31.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,700 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
6257 6755 6934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.29% 94.91% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 5470 5930
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 28 July 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 28 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
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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 +1 20 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Cheshire +11 18 £43,500 -4.91% 3
Merseyside +13 7 £61,250 +22.50% 1
Lancashire -12 1 £60,000 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 38 (40.00%) Finance
2 21 (22.11%) Project Management
2 21 (22.11%) Change Management
3 19 (20.00%) Marketing
4 17 (17.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (17.89%) Business Development
5 14 (14.74%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (14.74%) Degree
6 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.63%) SAP
7 12 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (11.58%) Coaching
8 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (11.58%) CRM
8 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2
9 10 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 10 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 9 (9.47%) Retail
10 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
10 9 (9.47%) SQL
11 8 (8.42%) Programme Management
11 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (8.42%) Social Media
11 8 (8.42%) Business Transformation
11 8 (8.42%) Performance Management
11 8 (8.42%) People Management
11 8 (8.42%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.37%) Analytics
12 7 (7.37%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (1.05%) SugarCRM
1 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.11%) MS Project
3 2 (2.11%) MS Office
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.05%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.05%) Sage CRM
1 1 (1.05%) Maximo
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.05%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) Wireless
2 2 (2.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Power View
5 3 (3.16%) DB2
6 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.05%) Big Data
7 1 (1.05%) SAP BW
General
1 38 (40.00%) Finance
2 19 (20.00%) Marketing
3 9 (9.47%) Retail
4 7 (7.37%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.32%) Financial Institution
5 6 (6.32%) Automotive
6 4 (4.21%) Banking
6 4 (4.21%) Back Office
7 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.11%) Front Office
8 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.11%) Local Government
9 1 (1.05%) Electronics
9 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) COM
1 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) Social Media
3 6 (6.32%) Credit Risk
4 5 (5.26%) NHS
5 4 (4.21%) User Experience
6 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.05%) Life Science
7 1 (1.05%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.05%) FMCG
7 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Project Management
1 21 (22.11%) Change Management
2 17 (17.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (17.89%) Business Development
3 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.58%) Coaching
5 11 (11.58%) CRM
5 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2
6 10 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 10 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 10 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.42%) Programme Management
7 8 (8.42%) Business Transformation
7 8 (8.42%) Performance Management
7 8 (8.42%) People Management
7 8 (8.42%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.37%) Analytics
9 6 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.32%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.47%) SQL
2 3 (3.16%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) ISEB
3 3 (3.16%) PMP
3 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.05%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.11%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (12.63%) SAP
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.21%) Progress
3 4 (4.21%) Tableau
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle
5 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Oneserve
6 1 (1.05%) Amdocs
6 1 (1.05%) Lagan
6 1 (1.05%) Northgate
6 1 (1.05%) Civica
6 1 (1.05%) Orchard
6 1 (1.05%) FrontRange
6 1 (1.05%) Sage
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Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + OTE 60,000K Uncapped
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + £40k OTE
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago