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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 190 210 234
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 44 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.55% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.58% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 15
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,454 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.67% -0.08%
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
6097 6608 7127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.15% 94.78% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4965 5327 6109
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 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 7 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 7 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
(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 +1 19 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Cheshire +9 18 £43,500 +8.75% 4
Merseyside - 5 £62,500 -
Lancashire -14 1 £60,000 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 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 42 (43.30%) Finance
2 22 (22.68%) Marketing
3 19 (19.59%) Project Management
3 19 (19.59%) Change Management
3 19 (19.59%) Business Development
4 16 (16.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (14.43%) Degree
6 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.40%) Retail
6 13 (13.40%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (12.37%) Coaching
8 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (11.34%) Waterfall
8 11 (11.34%) PRINCE2
8 11 (11.34%) Business Analysis
9 10 (10.31%) SAP
9 10 (10.31%) CRM
9 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (10.31%) Risk Management
10 9 (9.28%) People Management
10 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.25%) Performance Management
11 8 (8.25%) Business Transformation
11 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
12 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (7.22%) Programme Management
12 7 (7.22%) Analytics
12 7 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.22%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (6.19%) Credit Risk

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 (1.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.03%) CMS
1 1 (1.03%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.06%) MS Project
3 2 (2.06%) MS Office
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.03%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Maximo
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) Wireless
2 3 (3.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.09%) DB2
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.03%) MySQL
7 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
General
1 42 (43.30%) Finance
2 22 (22.68%) Marketing
3 13 (13.40%) Retail
4 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.19%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.12%) Back Office
5 4 (4.12%) Automotive
5 4 (4.12%) Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Local Government
6 2 (2.06%) Front Office
6 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.03%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Credit Risk
3 5 (5.15%) Social Media
3 5 (5.15%) User Experience
3 5 (5.15%) NHS
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.03%) Life Science
5 1 (1.03%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.59%) Project Management
1 19 (19.59%) Change Management
1 19 (19.59%) Business Development
2 16 (16.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.37%) Coaching
5 11 (11.34%) Business Analysis
5 11 (11.34%) PRINCE2
5 11 (11.34%) Waterfall
6 10 (10.31%) CRM
6 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.31%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.28%) People Management
7 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.25%) Business Transformation
8 8 (8.25%) Performance Management
9 7 (7.22%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (7.22%) Analytics
9 7 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.22%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.19%) SQL
2 3 (3.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) ISEB
3 4 (4.12%) PMP
3 4 (4.12%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) ISO 14001
2 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.06%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) SAP
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) Tableau
4 3 (3.09%) Progress
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle
5 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.03%) Amdocs
6 1 (1.03%) Lagan
6 1 (1.03%) Northgate
6 1 (1.03%) Civica
6 1 (1.03%) Orchard
6 1 (1.03%) FrontRange
6 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco
6 1 (1.03%) Oneserve
6 1 (1.03%) Sage
6 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
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