The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 248 236 269
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Permanent jobs citing MBA 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.095% 0.015% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.062% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £62,500 - £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+38.09% -4.54%
MBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1789 1610 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.19% 23.68% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1347 1714
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 £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBA across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MBA Salary Trend in the North West

MBA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MBA across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

MBA Salary Histogram in the North West

MBA
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 MBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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 - 3 £90,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £47,000 -
Merseyside +11 1 £47,000 - 1
MBA
England

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA.

1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (38.89%) PMI
2 7 (38.89%) PMI Certification
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) Mainframe
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) CSQA
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
3 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Information Management
4 4 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 4 (22.22%) FMCG
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 4 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (16.67%) DB2
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Information Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Director
4 2 (11.11%) Research Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) PMI
2 5 (27.78%) Mainframe
2 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (22.22%) FMCG
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Life Science
4 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.11%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Information Management
4 4 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) PMI Certification
3 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
3 5 (27.78%) CSQA
4 2 (11.11%) CITP
4 2 (11.11%) Postgraduate
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
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