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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 224 205 214
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 30 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.63% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.65% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 22
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,400 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -1.42%
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
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +1 12 £57,500 -
Bristol -8 11 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Somerset -4 5 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Gloucestershire -1 2 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 35 (39.77%) Project Management
2 34 (38.64%) Finance
3 30 (34.09%) Analytics
4 28 (31.82%) Change Management
5 25 (28.41%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (26.14%) Management Information System
6 23 (26.14%) Retail
7 21 (23.86%) Business Continuity
8 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (21.59%) ITSM
8 19 (21.59%) Service Management
8 19 (21.59%) ITIL
8 19 (21.59%) Big Data
9 18 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 18 (20.45%) Smart Meter
9 18 (20.45%) Business Continuity Management
9 18 (20.45%) ISO 9001
9 18 (20.45%) Quality Management
9 18 (20.45%) Predictive Analytics
10 17 (19.32%) Banking
11 16 (18.18%) SQL
12 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (13.64%) PRINCE2
14 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (13.64%) Business Analysis
15 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Engagement

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (1.14%) Documentum
1 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) HTTP
1 1 (1.14%) Intranet
1 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) Big Data
2 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
5 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.27%) OLAP
7 2 (2.27%) OLTP
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.14%) QlikView
8 1 (1.14%) Spotfire
General
1 34 (38.64%) Finance
2 23 (26.14%) Retail
3 17 (19.32%) Banking
4 8 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.82%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.82%) Marketing
6 4 (4.55%) Electronics
7 2 (2.27%) Billing
8 1 (1.14%) Advertising
8 1 (1.14%) German Language
8 1 (1.14%) Law
8 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.14%) Management Information System
2 18 (20.45%) Smart Meter
3 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.14%) EPoS
4 1 (1.14%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Project Management
2 30 (34.09%) Analytics
3 28 (31.82%) Change Management
4 25 (28.41%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (23.86%) Business Continuity
6 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (21.59%) ITIL
6 19 (21.59%) ITSM
6 19 (21.59%) Service Management
7 18 (20.45%) Business Continuity Management
7 18 (20.45%) Predictive Analytics
7 18 (20.45%) Quality Management
8 12 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 12 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.09%) Data Management
10 8 (9.09%) People Management
11 7 (7.95%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) C
3 2 (2.27%) C#
3 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) ISEB
5 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.45%) ISO 9001
1 18 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 7 (7.95%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.68%) SAP
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (1.14%) Casewise
4 1 (1.14%) IBM
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle
4 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
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