The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 128 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 13 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.79% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.87% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 9
Average salary £58,500 £61,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.09% +16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £52,200 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £91,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.24% +6.00%
Business Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2254 2075 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.03% 91.49% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1575 1554
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Manager in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Reading region.

Business Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) Project Management
3 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 6 (21.43%) Business Development
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) Windows
6 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
6 5 (17.86%) ETL
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
6 5 (17.86%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.29%) MS Project
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (10.71%) Marketing
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
9 2 (7.14%) Electronics
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) DTV
9 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
9 2 (7.14%) SAP

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.57%) French Language
4 1 (3.57%) German Language
4 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (21.43%) Business Development
5 5 (17.86%) ETL
5 5 (17.86%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (7.14%) Change Control
8 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.57%) B2B
8 1 (3.57%) DMAIC
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
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