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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 185 206 209
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 68 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.99% 0.66% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.69% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 36 25
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
6528 7056 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.51% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5429 5734 5556
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 £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Cheshire +13 23 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Manchester +1 22 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Merseyside +22 17 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Lancashire +2 4 £35,000 -41.66% 2
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 49 (48.04%) Finance
2 32 (31.37%) Change Management
3 23 (22.55%) Project Management
4 22 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (19.61%) Business Development
6 15 (14.71%) Coaching
6 15 (14.71%) Degree
6 15 (14.71%) Marketing
6 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
6 15 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (13.73%) Risk Management
8 13 (12.75%) CRM
8 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
9 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (10.78%) SQL
10 11 (10.78%) Service Delivery
11 10 (9.80%) SAP
11 10 (9.80%) SLA
11 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (9.80%) Investment Management
11 10 (9.80%) Social Media
12 9 (8.82%) Matrix Management
12 9 (8.82%) Back Office
12 9 (8.82%) Banking
12 9 (8.82%) Retail
12 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (8.82%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 8 (7.84%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (0.98%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.98%) CMS
1 1 (0.98%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.86%) MS Project
2 7 (6.86%) MS Office
3 4 (3.92%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.98%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.98%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.98%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) Wireless
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.94%) DB2
6 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.96%) Big Data
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
General
1 49 (48.04%) Finance
2 15 (14.71%) Marketing
3 9 (8.82%) Banking
3 9 (8.82%) Retail
3 9 (8.82%) Back Office
4 7 (6.86%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.86%) Automotive
5 6 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.96%) Front Office
6 2 (1.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.98%) Local Government
7 1 (0.98%) Electronics
7 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (0.98%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Social Media
1 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.88%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.98%) Life Science
5 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.98%) FMCG
5 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) Change Management
2 23 (22.55%) Project Management
3 22 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (19.61%) Business Development
5 15 (14.71%) Coaching
6 14 (13.73%) Risk Management
7 13 (12.75%) CRM
7 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
8 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (10.78%) Service Delivery
10 10 (9.80%) Investment Management
11 9 (8.82%) Matrix Management
11 9 (8.82%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 7 (6.86%) Performance Management
12 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.86%) Programme Management
12 7 (6.86%) Business Transformation
12 7 (6.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.78%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) COBOL
3 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) PMP
2 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.98%) ISEB
3 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.98%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) COBIT
2 1 (0.98%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) SAP
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) Progress
3 4 (3.92%) Tableau
4 3 (2.94%) Autodesk
5 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle
6 1 (0.98%) Oneserve
6 1 (0.98%) Amdocs
6 1 (0.98%) Lagan
6 1 (0.98%) Northgate
6 1 (0.98%) Civica
6 1 (0.98%) Orchard
6 1 (0.98%) FrontRange
6 1 (0.98%) Sage
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 50-60K + 40K commission + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + £40k OTE
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
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