The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 215 215 213
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing MBA 10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.093% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Average salary £52,000 £80,000 £111,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -28.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,950 £75,000 £110,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £112,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +12.06%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1640 1877 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.27% 34.88% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1618 1869
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MBA
England

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MBA Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 4 £55,000 -
Wiltshire -4 3 £49,000 -34.66%
Devon - 3 £46,500 -
MBA
England

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Degree
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) VBA
3 11 (47.83%) Operations Research
4 10 (43.48%) Statistics
4 10 (43.48%) Mathematics
4 10 (43.48%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (43.48%) Data Analysis
4 10 (43.48%) Credit Risk
4 10 (43.48%) Financial Modelling
4 10 (43.48%) Financial Analysis
5 9 (39.13%) Stochastic Modelling
5 9 (39.13%) Retail
6 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
6 6 (26.09%) ADO.NET
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
6 6 (26.09%) XML
6 6 (26.09%) VBScript
6 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
7 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
7 4 (17.39%) Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (13.04%) Security Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Wireless Security
8 3 (13.04%) Product Management

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Wireless Security
1 3 (13.04%) NGN
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
1 3 (13.04%) 3G
1 3 (13.04%) Wireless
1 3 (13.04%) Broadband
2 1 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) ADO.NET
1 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
1 6 (26.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Statistics
1 10 (43.48%) Mathematics
1 10 (43.48%) Credit Risk
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Operations Research
2 10 (43.48%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (43.48%) Data Analysis
2 10 (43.48%) Financial Modelling
2 10 (43.48%) Financial Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Stochastic Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Security Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Product Management
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) VBA
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) VBScript
3 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Siebel
2 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco