The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 146 141 134
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 10 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.55% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 12
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £79,000 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.24% +6.00%
Business Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2907 3101 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.53% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 2012 1895
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Business Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Business Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Edinburgh +3 4 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Glasgow +13 2 £41,000 -8.88%
Fife - 2 £50,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (58.06%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) PRINCE2
3 14 (45.16%) Project Management
4 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (29.03%) Business Development
6 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (19.35%) Project Planning
8 5 (16.13%) PMI
8 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
8 5 (16.13%) Marketing
9 4 (12.90%) MS Project
9 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (9.68%) Banking
11 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
11 2 (6.45%) Time Management
11 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
11 2 (6.45%) Process Management
11 2 (6.45%) CRM
11 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
11 2 (6.45%) Line Management
12 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
12 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
12 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
12 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
12 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
12 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Billing
5 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) PMI
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) PRINCE2
2 14 (45.16%) Project Management
3 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (29.03%) Business Development
5 6 (19.35%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.45%) Process Management
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
3 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Cognos
1 1 (3.23%) Genesys
1 1 (3.23%) SAP
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
1 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
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