The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 344 337 325
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 872 812 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.75% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.79% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 658 658 703
Average salary £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 23 July 2014 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 23 July 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
(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
England -17 812 £55,000 -4.34% 105
London 0 430 £62,500 -3.84% 41
South East -18 152 £55,000 - 27
City of London -9 96 £60,000 -9.43% 9
West Midlands -4 51 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Yorkshire -59 40 £45,000 -10.00% 5
North West +29 37 £52,000 +31.64% 7
West Yorkshire -41 36 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Scotland +3 32 £40,000 -15.16% 1
South West -3 32 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Surrey +11 30 £63,750 +6.25% 4
Hampshire +12 29 £50,000 -15.61% 6
East of England -27 29 £48,000 -17.94% 2
Leeds -40 28 £45,000 -16.27% 2
East Midlands +4 27 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Manchester +14 23 £60,000 +53.84% 4
Birmingham +12 22 £58,000 +65.71% 2
Berkshire -35 21 £43,000 -21.81% 4
Buckinghamshire -22 16 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Wiltshire +5 15 £52,966 -16.91% 2
Northamptonshire +4 15 £37,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +5 13 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Glasgow 0 13 £40,000 -20.00%
Swindon -1 12 £52,966 -16.91% 1
Reading -6 11 £38,500 -30.00%
Hertfordshire -11 11 £52,500 +27.27%
Warwickshire +19 10 £55,000 -2.22%
Middlesex +18 9 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Cheshire +3 9 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh -9 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 570 (32.19%) Finance
2 517 (29.19%) Business Development
3 468 (26.43%) Project Management
4 301 (17.00%) Business Analysis
5 276 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
6 242 (13.66%) PRINCE2
7 221 (12.48%) Degree
7 221 (12.48%) Marketing
8 202 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 167 (9.43%) Microsoft
10 164 (9.26%) CRM
11 163 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
12 142 (8.02%) Retail
13 141 (7.96%) Banking
14 137 (7.74%) E-Commerce
14 137 (7.74%) Change Management
15 122 (6.89%) MS Excel
16 121 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
17 117 (6.61%) Oracle
18 116 (6.55%) SQL
19 113 (6.38%) ITIL
20 108 (6.10%) Telecoms
21 96 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
22 94 (5.31%) ERP
23 83 (4.69%) SAP
24 79 (4.46%) B2B
24 79 (4.46%) Service Delivery
25 76 (4.29%) Management Information System
26 74 (4.18%) Cognos
27 70 (3.95%) ETL

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 48 (2.71%) SharePoint
2 12 (0.68%) CMS
3 11 (0.62%) SAS
4 5 (0.28%) LiveLink
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.23%) TeamSite
5 4 (0.23%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.17%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.11%) Confluence
7 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.11%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.11%) Lync
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.056%) IIS
8 1 (0.056%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.056%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.056%) Kentico
8 1 (0.056%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.056%) WordPress
Applications
1 122 (6.89%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.77%) MS Office
3 45 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 38 (2.15%) MS Project
5 29 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.40%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.23%) SPSS
9 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (1.64%) SAP FI
1 29 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
1 29 (1.64%) SAP CO
1 29 (1.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 23 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.96%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (0.40%) Magento
6 6 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.28%) LatentZero
7 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.17%) Agresso
9 3 (0.17%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.11%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.11%) SaaS
2 15 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (0.45%) Taleo
4 8 (0.45%) PaaS
5 6 (0.34%) Office 365
6 3 (0.17%) IaaS
7 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.056%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.056%) Force.com
8 1 (0.056%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.056%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.47%) Internet
2 21 (1.19%) WAN
3 19 (1.07%) MPLS
3 19 (1.07%) Unified Communications
4 18 (1.02%) VoIP
5 12 (0.68%) Ethernet
5 12 (0.68%) VPLS
6 11 (0.62%) Intranet
7 10 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (0.56%) LAN
8 9 (0.51%) VPN
8 9 (0.51%) Wireless
9 7 (0.40%) IP Telephony
10 6 (0.34%) 3G
11 5 (0.28%) Network Security
11 5 (0.28%) SDH
11 5 (0.28%) SMS
11 5 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (0.23%) 4G
12 4 (0.23%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
2 66 (3.73%) SQL Server
3 40 (2.26%) QlikView
4 32 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
6 25 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (1.36%) Big Data
8 23 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (1.30%) SAP BW
9 18 (1.02%) OLAP
9 18 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
10 15 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (0.85%) ROLAP
11 14 (0.79%) Oracle Database
12 12 (0.68%) Data Mining
13 11 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (0.62%) Data Mart
14 9 (0.51%) MySQL
14 9 (0.51%) Spotfire
14 9 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (0.62%) JIRA
2 7 (0.40%) WinRunner
2 7 (0.40%) LoadRunner
3 6 (0.34%) Toad
4 5 (0.28%) PVCS
5 3 (0.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.056%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.056%) ProC
6 1 (0.056%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.056%) Subversion
6 1 (0.056%) WATIR
6 1 (0.056%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.056%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.056%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.056%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.056%) Cucumber
General
1 570 (32.19%) Finance
2 221 (12.48%) Marketing
3 142 (8.02%) Retail
4 141 (7.96%) Banking
5 108 (6.10%) Telecoms
6 66 (3.73%) Advertising
7 58 (3.27%) Manufacturing
8 56 (3.16%) Publishing
9 43 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 39 (2.20%) Investment Banking
11 34 (1.92%) Legal
12 27 (1.52%) Front Office
13 26 (1.47%) Law
14 21 (1.19%) Games
15 20 (1.13%) Billing
16 16 (0.90%) Back Office
17 13 (0.73%) Electronics
17 13 (0.73%) Automotive
18 10 (0.56%) Financial Institution
19 8 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (2.48%) .NET
2 14 (0.79%) Middleware
3 12 (0.68%) HTML
4 10 (0.56%) EDI
5 9 (0.51%) Web Services
5 9 (0.51%) ASP.NET
5 9 (0.51%) BAPI
5 9 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (0.45%) MDX
7 4 (0.23%) XML
7 4 (0.23%) LAMP
8 2 (0.11%) HTML5
8 2 (0.11%) Velocity
8 2 (0.11%) WCF
8 2 (0.11%) FIXML
9 1 (0.056%) Ajax
9 1 (0.056%) WPF
9 1 (0.056%) jQuery
9 1 (0.056%) XHTML
9 1 (0.056%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 76 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 32 (1.81%) Social Media
3 27 (1.52%) NHS
4 26 (1.47%) EFT
5 25 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 22 (1.24%) Visualisation
7 20 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (0.96%) Fixed Income
9 16 (0.90%) Mobile App
9 16 (0.90%) Data Integration
10 14 (0.79%) FMCG
10 14 (0.79%) Life Science
11 13 (0.73%) PMI
12 11 (0.62%) Equities
12 11 (0.62%) Derivative
12 11 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
13 10 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
13 10 (0.56%) SWIFT
14 9 (0.51%) Statistics
14 9 (0.51%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 39 (2.20%) Windows
2 15 (0.85%) Linux
3 9 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (0.51%) UNIX
4 6 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.34%) Windows 8
4 6 (0.34%) Android
5 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (29.19%) Business Development
2 468 (26.43%) Project Management
3 301 (17.00%) Business Analysis
4 276 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
5 242 (13.66%) PRINCE2
6 202 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 164 (9.26%) CRM
8 137 (7.74%) E-Commerce
8 137 (7.74%) Change Management
9 121 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
10 113 (6.38%) ITIL
11 96 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 94 (5.31%) ERP
13 79 (4.46%) B2B
13 79 (4.46%) Service Delivery
14 70 (3.95%) ETL
15 65 (3.67%) Risk Management
16 63 (3.56%) Analytics
17 56 (3.16%) Scrum
17 56 (3.16%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (6.55%) SQL
2 68 (3.84%) C
3 22 (1.24%) C#
4 18 (1.02%) T-SQL
5 15 (0.85%) Java
6 12 (0.68%) VB.NET
7 11 (0.62%) VBA
8 9 (0.51%) ABAP
9 8 (0.45%) PHP
10 6 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.17%) C++
12 2 (0.11%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.11%) VB
12 2 (0.11%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.11%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.056%) Ruby
13 1 (0.056%) X++
Qualifications
1 221 (12.48%) Degree
2 43 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 39 (2.20%) PMI Certification
4 37 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (1.52%) PMP
6 26 (1.47%) ISEB
7 24 (1.36%) MBA
8 21 (1.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 19 (1.07%) Security Cleared
10 15 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 15 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (0.68%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.51%) CIMA
13 8 (0.45%) IIBA
14 7 (0.40%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.40%) ACCA
15 5 (0.28%) CIPD
15 5 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.28%) CBAP
16 3 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (1.69%) SLA
2 21 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 19 (1.07%) QA
4 18 (1.02%) COBIT
5 12 (0.68%) EMIR
6 10 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.40%) GCP
9 7 (0.40%) MiFID
10 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.23%) Basel III
12 3 (0.17%) BS25999
13 2 (0.11%) COREP
14 1 (0.056%) FINREP
14 1 (0.056%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.056%) FATCA
14 1 (0.056%) Basel II
System Software
1 27 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.28%) vSphere
4 1 (0.056%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.056%) XenApp
4 1 (0.056%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.056%) SCCM
3 1 (0.056%) SCOM
3 1 (0.056%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 167 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 117 (6.61%) Oracle
3 83 (4.69%) SAP
4 74 (4.18%) Cognos
5 54 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
6 42 (2.37%) VMware
6 42 (2.37%) Cisco
7 40 (2.26%) Business Objects
8 35 (1.98%) HP
9 19 (1.07%) Citrix
9 19 (1.07%) NetApp
10 13 (0.73%) WatchGuard
10 13 (0.73%) SonicWALL
11 12 (0.68%) Northgate
11 12 (0.68%) Siebel
12 11 (0.62%) IBM
13 10 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
13 10 (0.56%) BT
13 10 (0.56%) Huawei
14 9 (0.51%) Netezza
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £24k - 27k per year + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + UNCAPPED COMMISSION OTE
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum OTE - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TIMES Resources Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum +10% Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 120K+ OTE car & bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K Basic 60K OTE + £5400 Car + Fuel Card
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Harnham
Salary: £45000 per annum + Travel Benefits + Bonus + Other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago