The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 139 142 138
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 32 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 14
Average salary £40,000 £47,149 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.16% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,050 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £56,500 £42,305
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3480 3127 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.87% 95.48% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2288 2075 2074
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Manager
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
Glasgow 0 13 £40,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh -9 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Stirling -12 5 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 21 (39.62%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Project Management
3 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
3 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
4 10 (18.87%) ITIL
4 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.87%) Banking
5 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
5 9 (16.98%) MS Visio
5 9 (16.98%) ISEB
6 8 (15.09%) Project Planning
6 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
6 8 (15.09%) Retail
7 7 (13.21%) Advertising
7 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
7 7 (13.21%) MS Project
7 7 (13.21%) MS Office
7 7 (13.21%) Business Development
7 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (11.32%) Business Process Mapping
8 6 (11.32%) Data Mining
8 6 (11.32%) ERP
8 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
8 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.43%) Quality Management
9 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
10 4 (7.55%) PRINCE
10 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
10 4 (7.55%) SLA

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
1 9 (16.98%) MS Visio
2 7 (13.21%) MS Project
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 21 (39.62%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Banking
3 8 (15.09%) Retail
4 7 (13.21%) Advertising
5 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
6 4 (7.55%) Marketing
7 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
7 3 (5.66%) Front Office
8 2 (3.77%) Legal
9 1 (1.89%) Back Office
9 1 (1.89%) Local Government
9 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.66%) iPad
4 2 (3.77%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.77%) Statistics
4 2 (3.77%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.77%) PMI
4 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.89%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
1 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Project Management
2 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
2 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
3 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (18.87%) ITIL
4 8 (15.09%) Project Planning
5 7 (13.21%) Business Development
5 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
6 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
6 6 (11.32%) ERP
6 6 (11.32%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (9.43%) Quality Management
8 4 (7.55%) PRINCE
8 4 (7.55%) Budget Control
9 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.66%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (5.66%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) ISEB
2 3 (5.66%) IIBA
2 3 (5.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) COBIT
3 1 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) Basel III
3 1 (1.89%) FATCA
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.77%) Bloomberg
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) Sybase
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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