The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Business Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 356 405 384
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 804 786 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.72% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.74% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 700 652 664
Median salary £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Business Manager in the job title.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Manager within the UK.

Business Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Business Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 774 £57,500 - 101
London +21 354 £62,500 -3.84% 35
South East -2 121 £52,500 -4.54% 15
West Midlands +16 72 £55,000 +13.98% 6
Yorkshire +63 62 £45,000 - 6
City of London +25 57 £70,000 +21.73% 7
East of England +51 51 £50,000 -4.76% 4
West Yorkshire +39 42 £46,250 +15.62% 5
Berkshire +9 41 £47,500 -15.17% 4
North West +5 39 £52,500 +0.47% 22
South West +10 37 £50,000 +3.62% 6
Leeds +39 36 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Surrey +25 33 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Birmingham +10 28 £47,500 +0.38% 1
East Midlands +13 23 £60,000 +20.00% 5
West Sussex +18 22 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Hertfordshire +22 19 £37,500 -34.78%
Wiltshire +24 18 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Cheshire +33 17 £47,500 +9.19% 1
Northampton +21 17 £60,000 -25.00%
Northamptonshire +20 17 £60,000 -25.00% 1
Bracknell - 17 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +22 16 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Crawley +8 16 £53,750 - 1
Essex +13 13 £50,000 - 2
Manchester -4 13 £70,000 +33.33% 17
Warrington +31 12 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Guildford - 12 £47,500 -
Reading +1 11 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Cambridge +2 10 £67,500 +12.50% 1

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Business Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 572 (36.39%) Business Development
2 484 (30.79%) Finance
3 372 (23.66%) Project Management
4 240 (15.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 237 (15.08%) Marketing
6 216 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
7 209 (13.30%) Business Analysis
8 205 (13.04%) Change Management
9 199 (12.66%) PRINCE2
10 198 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
11 169 (10.75%) Degree
12 154 (9.80%) Microsoft
13 141 (8.97%) CRM
14 137 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
15 126 (8.02%) Banking
16 124 (7.89%) Retail
17 112 (7.12%) B2B
18 108 (6.87%) SQL
19 107 (6.81%) MS Excel
20 106 (6.74%) ERP
21 104 (6.62%) ITIL
22 95 (6.04%) SAP
23 92 (5.85%) Telecoms
24 89 (5.66%) Service Delivery
25 85 (5.41%) Analytics
26 78 (4.96%) Legal
27 77 (4.90%) SaaS
28 74 (4.71%) People Management
29 70 (4.45%) Coaching
30 64 (4.07%) Line Management

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 14 (0.89%) Skype for Business
3 9 (0.57%) SAS
4 6 (0.38%) Apache Spark
4 6 (0.38%) CMS
5 5 (0.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.13%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.13%) Confluence
6 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.064%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.064%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.064%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.064%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.064%) WordPress
Applications
1 107 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 29 (1.84%) MS Project
3 23 (1.46%) MS Office
4 12 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.064%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.064%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 51 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.89%) SAP Business One
4 10 (0.64%) SAP APO
5 7 (0.45%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.45%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
6 6 (0.38%) Sage 200
6 6 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.32%) assyst
7 5 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.25%) SAP EHS
8 4 (0.25%) SAP PP
8 4 (0.25%) Summit
9 3 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.19%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 77 (4.90%) SaaS
2 32 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (1.15%) Office 365
4 11 (0.70%) IaaS
4 11 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.32%) PaaS
7 3 (0.19%) Veeva
8 1 (0.064%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.064%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.54%) Unified Communications
2 37 (2.35%) Internet
3 30 (1.91%) WAN
4 25 (1.59%) VoIP
5 20 (1.27%) Wireless
6 13 (0.83%) MPLS
7 12 (0.76%) Intranet
8 11 (0.70%) Broadband
9 9 (0.57%) Skype
9 9 (0.57%) VPN
10 7 (0.45%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.45%) VPLS
11 6 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.38%) LAN
11 6 (0.38%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.32%) Firewall
12 5 (0.32%) Network Security
12 5 (0.32%) NFC
13 3 (0.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
2 48 (3.05%) SQL Server
3 36 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
4 27 (1.72%) QlikView
5 26 (1.65%) Big Data
5 26 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (0.76%) MySQL
9 11 (0.70%) SAP BI
10 9 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.51%) OLAP
12 7 (0.45%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (0.45%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (0.38%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.38%) Power BI
14 5 (0.32%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.32%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 25 (1.59%) JIRA
2 8 (0.51%) Toad
3 2 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.064%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 484 (30.79%) Finance
2 237 (15.08%) Marketing
3 126 (8.02%) Banking
4 124 (7.89%) Retail
5 92 (5.85%) Telecoms
6 78 (4.96%) Legal
7 51 (3.24%) Manufacturing
8 33 (2.10%) Law
9 28 (1.78%) Investment Banking
10 25 (1.59%) Advertising
10 25 (1.59%) Back Office
11 21 (1.34%) Front Office
12 15 (0.95%) Automotive
13 14 (0.89%) German Language
14 13 (0.83%) Local Government
14 13 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.83%) Publishing
14 13 (0.83%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
15 9 (0.57%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.02%) .NET
2 8 (0.51%) JSP
2 8 (0.51%) XML
3 7 (0.45%) CSS
4 5 (0.32%) COM
4 5 (0.32%) HTML
5 3 (0.19%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.19%) DHTML
5 3 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (0.19%) JDBC
5 3 (0.19%) JMS
5 3 (0.19%) JSON
5 3 (0.19%) REST
5 3 (0.19%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.13%) Middleware
6 2 (0.13%) Web Services
7 1 (0.064%) FpML
7 1 (0.064%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.064%) Velocity
7 1 (0.064%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 137 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (3.50%) Data Centre
2 55 (3.50%) Management Information System
3 27 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 25 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 21 (1.34%) Virtual Team
6 18 (1.15%) Derivative
7 16 (1.02%) Data Integration
7 16 (1.02%) Fintech
8 14 (0.89%) FMCG
8 14 (0.89%) Social Media
9 13 (0.83%) User Experience
10 12 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 11 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
11 11 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
12 10 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
13 9 (0.57%) EFTPOS
13 9 (0.57%) NHS
14 8 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (0.95%) Windows
2 8 (0.51%) Windows Server
3 7 (0.45%) Linux
3 7 (0.45%) Unix
4 4 (0.25%) AIX
4 4 (0.25%) HPUX
4 4 (0.25%) Solaris
4 4 (0.25%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.13%) OpenVMS
6 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.064%) Android
7 1 (0.064%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.064%) VMS
7 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (36.39%) Business Development
2 372 (23.66%) Project Management
3 240 (15.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 216 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
5 209 (13.30%) Business Analysis
6 205 (13.04%) Change Management
7 199 (12.66%) PRINCE2
8 198 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
9 141 (8.97%) CRM
10 112 (7.12%) B2B
11 106 (6.74%) ERP
12 104 (6.62%) ITIL
13 89 (5.66%) Service Delivery
14 85 (5.41%) Analytics
15 74 (4.71%) People Management
16 70 (4.45%) Coaching
17 64 (4.07%) Line Management
18 62 (3.94%) Business Transformation
19 60 (3.82%) Waterfall
20 59 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 108 (6.87%) SQL
2 29 (1.84%) C
3 11 (0.70%) Java
4 8 (0.51%) T-SQL
4 8 (0.51%) VBA
5 6 (0.38%) R
5 6 (0.38%) Ruby
6 5 (0.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.32%) PHP
6 5 (0.32%) Python
7 3 (0.19%) Apex Code
7 3 (0.19%) C#
7 3 (0.19%) Perl
7 3 (0.19%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.064%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.064%) X++
Qualifications
1 169 (10.75%) Degree
2 38 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 29 (1.84%) ISEB
4 17 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.02%) PMP
6 13 (0.83%) PMI Certification
7 12 (0.76%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.70%) MBA
8 11 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (0.64%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.45%) APMP
10 7 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 6 (0.38%) CBAP
12 5 (0.32%) HND
13 2 (0.13%) CCNA
13 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.13%) MCSE
13 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.74%) QA
2 22 (1.40%) SLA
3 21 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.02%) MiFID
5 8 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.38%) EMIR
7 6 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.32%) COBIT
9 4 (0.25%) FATCA
9 4 (0.25%) ISO 8583
9 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.13%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.064%) COSHH
12 1 (0.064%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.064%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.064%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.25%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.064%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 154 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 95 (6.04%) SAP
3 55 (3.50%) Oracle
4 30 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
5 23 (1.46%) Tableau
5 23 (1.46%) VMware
6 21 (1.34%) IBM
6 21 (1.34%) Ingenico
6 21 (1.34%) VeriFone
7 14 (0.89%) Hyperion
8 11 (0.70%) JD Edwards
8 11 (0.70%) Sage
9 10 (0.64%) Infor
10 9 (0.57%) Citrix
11 7 (0.45%) Cisco
11 7 (0.45%) Cognos
11 7 (0.45%) HP
11 7 (0.45%) NetSuite
11 7 (0.45%) Siebel
11 7 (0.45%) Twitter
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