The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 68 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.91% 0.77% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.79% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Business Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
722 504 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.26% 96.92% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 626 426 556
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) ERP
2 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (46.67%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (40.00%) ETL
5 6 (40.00%) Time Management
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (26.67%) SCCM
7 4 (26.67%) assyst
7 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) Service Management
7 4 (26.67%) ITSM
8 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (13.33%) SAP
8 2 (13.33%) SQL

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (26.67%) assyst
3 1 (6.67%) Agresso
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ERP
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Time Management
3 6 (40.00%) ETL
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) ITSM
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Logistics
7 1 (6.67%) Business Development
7 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com