The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 225 217 211
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing MBA 8 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.16% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.55% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 4
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% -34.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £40,900 £65,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -19.23%
MBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1793 1649 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.71% 28.54% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1334 1573
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBA across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MBA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MBA Salary Trend in the South West

MBA
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 MBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Dorset - 4 - -
Devon -11 2 £43,000 -7.52%
Bristol +1 1 - - 1
MBA
England

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Product Management
4 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (37.50%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Head of Technology
1 4 (50.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stochastic Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter