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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 200 195 222
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 49 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.75% 0.80% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.84% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 35
Average salary £47,500 £48,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.55% -19.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,250 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
6247 6794 7160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.19% 95.14% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4992 5499 6017
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 £24,375 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -5 31 £44,500 -13.17% 2
Cheshire +3 7 £55,000 +48.64% 6
Merseyside - 7 £66,250 - 2
Cumbria - 1 £55,000 - 2
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (44.44%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Business Development
3 16 (22.22%) Marketing
4 12 (16.67%) Retail
5 11 (15.28%) Project Management
6 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
7 9 (12.50%) Change Management
7 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 8 (11.11%) CRM
8 8 (11.11%) Degree
9 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
9 6 (8.33%) SAP
9 6 (8.33%) ISEB
9 6 (8.33%) NHS
9 6 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
9 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) Marketing Strategy
10 5 (6.94%) Business Transformation
10 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.94%) User Experience
10 5 (6.94%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.94%) Marketing Intelligence
10 5 (6.94%) Internet
10 5 (6.94%) Logistics
10 5 (6.94%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.39%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.39%) CMS
1 1 (1.39%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Maximo
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) VPLS
3 1 (1.39%) MPLS
3 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) MySQL
General
1 32 (44.44%) Finance
2 16 (22.22%) Marketing
3 12 (16.67%) Retail
4 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.78%) Advertising
6 2 (2.78%) Local Government
7 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.39%) Billing
7 1 (1.39%) Front Office
7 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.39%) Law
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) NHS
2 5 (6.94%) User Experience
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Business Development
2 11 (15.28%) Project Management
3 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
4 9 (12.50%) Change Management
4 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.11%) CRM
6 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 6 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
6 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Business Transformation
7 5 (6.94%) Marketing Strategy
7 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.94%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.94%) Marketing Intelligence
7 5 (6.94%) Logistics
7 5 (6.94%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) ISEB
3 3 (4.17%) PMP
3 3 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.56%) ISO 14001
1 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) SAP
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.39%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.39%) Lagan
4 1 (1.39%) Northgate
4 1 (1.39%) Civica
4 1 (1.39%) Orchard
4 1 (1.39%) FrontRange
4 1 (1.39%) Oneserve
4 1 (1.39%) Sage
4 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Cognos
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco
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