The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 219 202 185
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 32 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.44% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.47% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 24
Average salary £47,500 £52,733 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.92% +14.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,750 £56,050
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Business Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5751 5796 4821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4792 4152
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,916 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

Business Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the South West 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
Wiltshire -6 8 £47,250 -10.79%
Gloucestershire -10 8 £43,750 +2.94%
Bristol -15 8 £57,500 -9.44% 4
Somerset +2 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Dorset - 1 £55,000 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (36.07%) Business Analysis
2 21 (34.43%) Finance
3 16 (26.23%) Project Management
4 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
5 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (16.39%) Business Development
5 10 (16.39%) Degree
5 10 (16.39%) SQL
6 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.75%) Retail
7 8 (13.11%) SAP
7 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.48%) CRM
8 7 (11.48%) Change Management
8 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
8 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
8 7 (11.48%) DV Cleared
8 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
9 6 (9.84%) Line Management
9 6 (9.84%) ISEB
9 6 (9.84%) ERP
10 5 (8.20%) MS Office
10 5 (8.20%) PRINCE
10 5 (8.20%) Six Sigma
10 5 (8.20%) Marketing
10 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (8.20%) People Management
10 5 (8.20%) Business Transformation

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (1.64%) SAS
1 1 (1.64%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.92%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.64%) Sage CRM
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.64%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.64%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.64%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
3 9 (14.75%) Retail
4 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
5 5 (8.20%) Marketing
6 4 (6.56%) Banking
6 4 (6.56%) Electronics
7 3 (4.92%) Advertising
7 3 (4.92%) Military
8 2 (3.28%) Local Government
9 1 (1.64%) Publishing
9 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.64%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) jQuery
3 1 (1.64%) REST
3 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) DTV
3 3 (4.92%) NHS
3 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.28%) EPoS
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Business Analysis
2 16 (26.23%) Project Management
3 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (16.39%) Business Development
4 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.48%) CRM
6 7 (11.48%) Change Management
6 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
6 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.84%) ERP
7 6 (9.84%) Line Management
8 5 (8.20%) People Management
8 5 (8.20%) Business Transformation
8 5 (8.20%) PRINCE
8 5 (8.20%) Six Sigma
9 4 (6.56%) ITIL
9 4 (6.56%) Logistics
9 4 (6.56%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (6.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) C
3 2 (3.28%) C#
3 2 (3.28%) C++
3 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.64%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (1.64%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) DV Cleared
2 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) ISEB
4 3 (4.92%) PMP
4 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.64%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.64%) CBAP
6 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) Cognos
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) IBM
3 3 (4.92%) JDA
3 3 (4.92%) Sage
4 2 (3.28%) Juniper
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.64%) Lagan
5 1 (1.64%) Northgate
5 1 (1.64%) Civica
5 1 (1.64%) Orchard
5 1 (1.64%) FrontRange
5 1 (1.64%) Oneserve
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