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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 386 376 379
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 750 845 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.79% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.82% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 625 650 696
Median salary £55,000 £56,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +2.00%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -4 708 £55,000 -4.34% 87
London +4 363 £62,500 +4.16% 35
South East -45 93 £50,000 -10.71% 12
West Midlands -13 60 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East of England +55 56 £50,000 -5.21% 5
City of London +1 41 £67,500 +22.72% 6
Yorkshire -2 40 £45,000 - 10
South West +15 39 £43,828 -11.01% 5
Berkshire +5 37 £50,000 -10.71% 3
North West +7 30 £52,000 +9.47% 9
Hertfordshire +37 26 £80,000 +25.49% 2
Surrey +7 22 £45,000 -23.40% 4
West Yorkshire -2 21 £41,000 -5.96% 6
Wales +16 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Leeds +7 17 £41,500 +0.48% 6
South Wales +16 16 £45,000 +12.50%
Manchester +1 16 £54,500 +22.47% 5
Wiltshire +17 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Essex +20 14 £46,250 -9.31% 1
Reading +10 13 £44,750 -36.07% 1
East Midlands -7 13 £43,750 -23.91% 3
Cardiff +10 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Birmingham -11 12 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cheshire +26 11 £47,500 +2.70% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 11 £50,000 -2.91% 1
Guildford - 11 £45,000 -
Somerset +6 10 £46,000 -
Bracknell -3 10 £46,250 - 1
Shropshire -15 10 £70,000 +32.70%
Bristol +7 9 £42,500 +21.42% 1

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 519 (31.78%) Business Development
2 517 (31.66%) Finance
3 354 (21.68%) Project Management
4 294 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
5 239 (14.64%) Marketing
6 218 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 208 (12.74%) PRINCE2
8 198 (12.12%) Business Analysis
9 197 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
9 197 (12.06%) Change Management
10 183 (11.21%) SQL
11 180 (11.02%) Microsoft
12 168 (10.29%) Degree
13 158 (9.68%) Banking
14 150 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
15 146 (8.94%) Retail
16 142 (8.70%) CRM
17 135 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
18 130 (7.96%) MS Excel
19 129 (7.90%) B2B
20 120 (7.35%) Analytics
21 114 (6.98%) ITIL
22 111 (6.80%) SAP
23 93 (5.70%) ERP
24 90 (5.51%) Telecoms
25 87 (5.33%) Oracle
25 87 (5.33%) SaaS
26 86 (5.27%) Management Information System
27 83 (5.08%) Line Management
28 82 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement

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 20 (1.22%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.04%) SAS
2 17 (1.04%) Skype for Business
3 14 (0.86%) Apache Spark
4 8 (0.49%) CMS
5 5 (0.31%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.18%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.12%) Confluence
7 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.061%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.061%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.061%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.061%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.061%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 130 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 50 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 32 (1.96%) MS Project
4 30 (1.84%) MS Office
5 14 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.49%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.061%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 48 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.61%) SAP APO
4 8 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.37%) SAP Business One
5 6 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.31%) BASE24
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.24%) SAP EHS
7 4 (0.24%) SAP PP
8 3 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
8 3 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.18%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.18%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.18%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 87 (5.33%) SaaS
2 43 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.04%) Office 365
4 8 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.31%) IaaS
5 5 (0.31%) PaaS
6 1 (0.061%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.12%) Unified Communications
2 34 (2.08%) VoIP
3 24 (1.47%) WAN
4 23 (1.41%) Internet
5 19 (1.16%) Wireless
6 16 (0.98%) MPLS
7 14 (0.86%) Broadband
7 14 (0.86%) VPN
8 12 (0.73%) VPLS
9 11 (0.67%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.55%) Intranet
10 9 (0.55%) LAN
10 9 (0.55%) Skype
11 8 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.24%) TCP/IP
13 3 (0.18%) Extranet
13 3 (0.18%) HTTP
13 3 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.18%) WLAN
14 2 (0.12%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
2 72 (4.41%) Big Data
3 70 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 62 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
5 56 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (3.06%) QlikView
7 46 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.22%) MySQL
10 19 (1.16%) SAP BW
11 17 (1.04%) Hadoop
12 16 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
12 16 (0.98%) DataStage
13 15 (0.92%) SAP BI
14 11 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (0.67%) Star Schema
15 10 (0.61%) OLAP
16 8 (0.49%) Oracle OLAP
17 7 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 43 (2.63%) JIRA
2 8 (0.49%) Toad
3 7 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.18%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.18%) JBehave
4 3 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.061%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.061%) InstallShield
General
1 517 (31.66%) Finance
2 239 (14.64%) Marketing
3 158 (9.68%) Banking
4 146 (8.94%) Retail
5 90 (5.51%) Telecoms
6 81 (4.96%) Legal
7 54 (3.31%) Manufacturing
8 42 (2.57%) Investment Banking
9 35 (2.14%) Law
10 29 (1.78%) Front Office
11 25 (1.53%) Retail Banking
12 24 (1.47%) Back Office
13 22 (1.35%) Advertising
14 19 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
15 16 (0.98%) Automotive
15 16 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.92%) German Language
17 11 (0.67%) Electronics
18 9 (0.55%) Financial Institution
19 8 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (1.53%) .NET
2 8 (0.49%) JSP
3 6 (0.37%) XML
4 5 (0.31%) CSS
4 5 (0.31%) HTML
5 4 (0.24%) COM
6 3 (0.18%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.18%) DHTML
6 3 (0.18%) JDBC
6 3 (0.18%) JMS
6 3 (0.18%) JSON
6 3 (0.18%) REST
6 3 (0.18%) Visualforce
7 2 (0.12%) Middleware
7 2 (0.12%) Velocity
7 2 (0.12%) Web Services
8 1 (0.061%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.061%) FpML
8 1 (0.061%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.061%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 150 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.27%) Management Information System
3 57 (3.49%) Data Centre
4 36 (2.20%) Data Integration
5 26 (1.59%) Driving Licence
6 25 (1.53%) Visualisation
7 22 (1.35%) Derivative
7 22 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (1.35%) User Experience
8 21 (1.29%) Equities
9 19 (1.16%) Fintech
10 17 (1.04%) NHS
11 16 (0.98%) Smart Meter
12 15 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
13 14 (0.86%) Social Media
14 12 (0.73%) Credit Risk
15 11 (0.67%) Computer Science
15 11 (0.67%) FMCG
15 11 (0.67%) Mobile App
16 10 (0.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (0.92%) Windows
2 12 (0.73%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.18%) Linux
3 3 (0.18%) Unix
3 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.12%) OpenVMS
4 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.061%) Android
5 1 (0.061%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (31.78%) Business Development
2 354 (21.68%) Project Management
3 294 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
4 218 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 208 (12.74%) PRINCE2
6 198 (12.12%) Business Analysis
7 197 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
7 197 (12.06%) Change Management
8 142 (8.70%) CRM
9 129 (7.90%) B2B
10 120 (7.35%) Analytics
11 114 (6.98%) ITIL
12 93 (5.70%) ERP
13 83 (5.08%) Line Management
14 82 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
15 75 (4.59%) Risk Management
16 69 (4.23%) Service Delivery
17 66 (4.04%) ETL
18 61 (3.74%) Data Management
19 60 (3.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 183 (11.21%) SQL
2 28 (1.71%) C
3 17 (1.04%) R
4 14 (0.86%) Ruby
5 10 (0.61%) VBA
6 8 (0.49%) PL/SQL
7 7 (0.43%) Java
7 7 (0.43%) T-SQL
8 5 (0.31%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.31%) PHP
8 5 (0.31%) Python
9 3 (0.18%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.18%) Perl
10 2 (0.12%) C#
11 1 (0.061%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.061%) RPG
11 1 (0.061%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 168 (10.29%) Degree
2 37 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 25 (1.53%) ISEB
4 23 (1.41%) PMI Certification
4 23 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 15 (0.92%) PMP
7 11 (0.67%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.67%) MBA
8 10 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.49%) APMP
10 8 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 6 (0.37%) CBAP
12 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.31%) CISM
13 5 (0.31%) CISSP
13 5 (0.31%) SANS
14 3 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.69%) QA
2 40 (2.45%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.22%) SLA
4 16 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 12 (0.73%) MiFID
6 10 (0.61%) COBIT
7 8 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
8 6 (0.37%) EMIR
8 6 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.37%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.18%) SEPA
11 2 (0.12%) COSHH
11 2 (0.12%) FATCA
11 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.061%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.061%) ISO22301
System Software
1 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.24%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.061%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.061%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 180 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 111 (6.80%) SAP
3 87 (5.33%) Oracle
4 38 (2.33%) Tableau
5 31 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 30 (1.84%) IBM
7 20 (1.22%) Cognos
8 15 (0.92%) Ingenico
8 15 (0.92%) VeriFone
9 10 (0.61%) Siebel
10 9 (0.55%) VMware
11 8 (0.49%) JD Edwards
12 7 (0.43%) Citrix
12 7 (0.43%) Teradata
13 6 (0.37%) Apple
13 6 (0.37%) Google
13 6 (0.37%) Hyperion
13 6 (0.37%) IFS
13 6 (0.37%) Twitter
14 5 (0.31%) Infor
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