The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 346 432 387
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 885 690 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.66% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.68% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 719 555 627
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,018 £37,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -0.95%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 13 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
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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
England +83 848 £57,500 +4.54% 115
London +89 416 £65,000 - 43
South East +24 140 £50,000 -15.25% 15
West Midlands +48 87 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Berkshire +22 64 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Yorkshire +25 59 £45,000 +5.88% 10
City of London +49 55 £70,000 +16.66% 12
North West +53 53 £46,250 -2.63% 15
West Yorkshire +16 42 £44,500 +4.70% 9
East of England -14 36 £65,000 +27.45% 5
South West -15 28 £56,750 +11.82% 2
Manchester +21 25 £47,500 - 8
Birmingham +20 25 £52,500 +2.43% 6
Surrey +12 25 £82,500 +37.50% 2
Slough +12 22 £63,750 +6.25%
Leeds +13 21 £44,000 -2.22% 4
East Midlands -6 21 £37,500 -28.57% 6
East Sussex +24 16 £50,000 +86.91% 1
Bracknell +18 16 £50,000 -25.92%
Brighton +14 16 £50,000 +138.09%
Reading +2 16 £45,000 -35.71% 5
Hove - 15 £50,000 -
Merseyside +5 14 £45,000 -18.18%
Bradford +3 14 £41,000 +12.32%
Coventry +3 14 £56,500 +32.94%
Buckinghamshire -7 14 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Swindon +9 13 £57,500 -
Liverpool +9 13 £45,000 -18.18%
Wiltshire +2 13 £57,500 -
Essex +4 12 £40,000 -21.56%

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 655 (36.84%) Finance
2 468 (26.32%) Business Development
3 404 (22.72%) Project Management
4 383 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
5 242 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
6 241 (13.55%) Marketing
7 235 (13.22%) SQL
8 234 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 233 (13.10%) Retail
10 231 (12.99%) PRINCE2
11 228 (12.82%) Business Analysis
12 216 (12.15%) Banking
13 176 (9.90%) Microsoft
14 174 (9.79%) Change Management
15 172 (9.67%) Data Warehouse
16 170 (9.56%) Degree
17 156 (8.77%) Analytics
18 155 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
19 137 (7.71%) ITIL
20 134 (7.54%) MS Excel
21 117 (6.58%) Management Information System
22 112 (6.30%) SQL Server
23 104 (5.85%) CRM
24 102 (5.74%) B2B
24 102 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 101 (5.68%) Risk Management
26 100 (5.62%) Scrum
27 98 (5.51%) Data Management
28 96 (5.40%) Big Data
29 95 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 27 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.18%) SAS
3 17 (0.96%) Apache Spark
4 8 (0.45%) CMS
5 6 (0.34%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.28%) Alfresco
6 5 (0.28%) Documentum
7 4 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.056%) Confluence
9 1 (0.056%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.056%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.056%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.056%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 134 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 60 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 59 (3.32%) MS Office
4 26 (1.46%) MS Project
5 20 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
4 9 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.39%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.34%) thinkFolio
7 5 (0.28%) BASE24
7 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.17%) JDE OneWorld
9 3 (0.17%) LatentZero
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 84 (4.72%) SaaS
2 19 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.73%) Office 365
4 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.22%) IaaS
7 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.056%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.69%) Unified Communications
2 14 (0.79%) VoIP
3 12 (0.67%) Internet
4 10 (0.56%) WAN
5 9 (0.51%) VPN
5 9 (0.51%) Wireless
6 8 (0.45%) Broadband
6 8 (0.45%) Ethernet
6 8 (0.45%) MPLS
6 8 (0.45%) VPLS
7 7 (0.39%) Intranet
8 5 (0.28%) HTTP
8 5 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.17%) Extranet
10 3 (0.17%) LAN
11 2 (0.11%) ADSL
11 2 (0.11%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.11%) SMS
11 2 (0.11%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (9.67%) Data Warehouse
2 112 (6.30%) SQL Server
3 102 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 96 (5.40%) Big Data
5 95 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 68 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 60 (3.37%) QlikView
8 58 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
9 34 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (1.29%) Hadoop
11 22 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
11 22 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (1.12%) SAP BW
12 20 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (0.96%) MySQL
14 16 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
14 16 (0.90%) GIS
15 15 (0.84%) DataStage
16 14 (0.79%) Power BI
17 13 (0.73%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (2.02%) JIRA
2 10 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.22%) InstallShield
4 3 (0.17%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.17%) JBehave
4 3 (0.17%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.11%) ERwin
5 2 (0.11%) Toad
General
1 655 (36.84%) Finance
2 241 (13.55%) Marketing
3 233 (13.10%) Retail
4 216 (12.15%) Banking
5 77 (4.33%) Telecoms
6 65 (3.66%) Manufacturing
7 63 (3.54%) Legal
8 60 (3.37%) Investment Banking
9 37 (2.08%) Law
10 35 (1.97%) Front Office
11 29 (1.63%) Retail Banking
12 27 (1.52%) Advertising
13 24 (1.35%) Financial Institution
14 23 (1.29%) Back Office
15 20 (1.12%) Games
16 19 (1.07%) Automotive
17 17 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
17 17 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (0.84%) Electronics
18 15 (0.84%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (1.46%) .NET
2 17 (0.96%) XML
3 6 (0.34%) COM
4 4 (0.22%) Middleware
4 4 (0.22%) Software Packaging
5 3 (0.17%) HTML
5 3 (0.17%) MDX
6 2 (0.11%) COM+
6 2 (0.11%) CSS
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.11%) Web Services
6 2 (0.11%) WPF
7 1 (0.056%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.056%) DHTML
7 1 (0.056%) J2EE
7 1 (0.056%) JDBC
7 1 (0.056%) JSP
7 1 (0.056%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.056%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 155 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 42 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (2.36%) Visualisation
4 33 (1.86%) Data Integration
4 33 (1.86%) User Experience
5 28 (1.57%) Smart Meter
6 27 (1.52%) Social Media
7 26 (1.46%) Data Centre
7 26 (1.46%) Fintech
7 26 (1.46%) NHS
8 25 (1.41%) Equities
9 20 (1.12%) Mobile App
10 16 (0.90%) Computer Science
10 16 (0.90%) Driving Licence
11 15 (0.84%) Derivative
12 13 (0.73%) Credit Risk
12 13 (0.73%) Life Science
12 13 (0.73%) PMI
13 11 (0.62%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (1.18%) Windows
2 5 (0.28%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.22%) Unix
4 2 (0.11%) Linux
4 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.056%) Android
5 1 (0.056%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.056%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (26.32%) Business Development
2 404 (22.72%) Project Management
3 383 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
4 242 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
5 234 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 231 (12.99%) PRINCE2
7 228 (12.82%) Business Analysis
8 174 (9.79%) Change Management
9 156 (8.77%) Analytics
10 137 (7.71%) ITIL
11 104 (5.85%) CRM
12 102 (5.74%) B2B
13 101 (5.68%) Risk Management
14 100 (5.62%) Scrum
15 98 (5.51%) Data Management
16 90 (5.06%) Line Management
17 88 (4.95%) Service Management
18 79 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
18 79 (4.44%) ERP
18 79 (4.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 235 (13.22%) SQL
2 42 (2.36%) C
3 28 (1.57%) T-SQL
4 22 (1.24%) R
5 16 (0.90%) VBA
6 14 (0.79%) Ruby
7 10 (0.56%) C#
8 8 (0.45%) Java
8 8 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.22%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.17%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.17%) Python
11 2 (0.11%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.11%) Perl
11 2 (0.11%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.11%) VB
12 1 (0.056%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.056%) PHP
12 1 (0.056%) RPG
12 1 (0.056%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 170 (9.56%) Degree
2 34 (1.91%) PMI Certification
3 25 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 24 (1.35%) PMP
5 20 (1.12%) ISEB
6 15 (0.84%) Security Cleared
7 13 (0.73%) MBA
8 11 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (0.62%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.51%) CBAP
9 9 (0.51%) CISSP
10 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.34%) CISM
11 6 (0.34%) SANS
12 4 (0.22%) APMP
12 4 (0.22%) HND
13 3 (0.17%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.76%) QA
2 40 (2.25%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.46%) ISO 9001
4 25 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 18 (1.01%) MiFID
5 18 (1.01%) SLA
6 16 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
6 16 (0.90%) EMIR
7 14 (0.79%) Solvency II
8 9 (0.51%) COBIT
9 3 (0.17%) COSHH
9 3 (0.17%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.17%) SEPA
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.11%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.056%) Basel III
11 1 (0.056%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.11%) MOM
1 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.056%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.056%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 176 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 93 (5.23%) Oracle
3 90 (5.06%) SAP
4 42 (2.36%) Tableau
5 39 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (1.63%) Cognos
7 23 (1.29%) IBM
8 12 (0.67%) Autodesk
8 12 (0.67%) NetSuite
9 10 (0.56%) Teradata
10 9 (0.51%) Google
10 9 (0.51%) VMware
11 8 (0.45%) IFS
12 7 (0.39%) Charles River
13 6 (0.34%) Citrix
13 6 (0.34%) Siebel
14 5 (0.28%) Informatica
14 5 (0.28%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.28%) PayPal
14 5 (0.28%) Pega
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Double OTE
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000-24,000 OTE 28,000-36,000 Uncapped
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £5,000 Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £5k car allowance, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Infomedia Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Radstock, Somerset
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: £25k - £26k per annum + 40k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 60,000 OTE Uncapped
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40K-50K DOTE Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits incl. 12% pension
Posted: 4 days ago