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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 68 70 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 5 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.82% 0.93% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.98% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
594 711 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.38% 94.05% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 494 616 428
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(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
Bath - 4 £50,000 -
Business Manager
South West

Business Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) DTV
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP