The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 818 806 774
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -32
Permanent jobs citing MBA 92 160 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.54% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 102 122
Median salary £67,500 £53,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.35% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £93,500 £97,250
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+33.66% +1.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24802 29895 30684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.04% 27.29% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19900 24117 23949
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MBA
Salary Trend

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

MBA Salary Trend in the UK

MBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MBA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

MBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MBA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 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 -15 81 £70,000 +40.00% 13
London +2 46 £66,250 +20.45% 5
South East +26 17 £70,000 +47.36% 3
Berkshire +26 12 £62,500 +4.16% 2
City of London +45 8 £47,500 -45.71% 2
Slough +21 6 £50,000 -35.48%
Leeds - 5 £67,500 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £67,500 -
Yorkshire - 5 £67,500 -
South West - 4 £72,500 - 1
East of England +17 3 £108,750 +124.22% 1
North West -5 3 £70,000 -
Devon - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £107,500 - 1
West Midlands -9 2 £33,750 - 1
South Wales - 2 £47,500 -
Wales - 2 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £108,750 - 1
Kent - 2 £90,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £47,500 -
Watford - 2 £108,750 - 1
Croydon - 2 £32,500 -
Reading +11 1 £75,000 +25.00% 2
Brentford -1 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Merseyside -17 1 £72,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £107,500 - 1
Bristol - 1 £72,500 -
Luton - 1 - -
Wirral - 1 £72,000 -
Durham - 1 £77,500 -

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing MBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MBA.

1 113 (67.66%) Degree
2 72 (43.11%) Finance
3 62 (37.13%) Marketing
4 50 (29.94%) Computer Science
5 48 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (20.36%) Analytics
8 33 (19.76%) Project Management
9 24 (14.37%) Scrum
10 23 (13.77%) PRINCE2
11 22 (13.17%) Management Information System
11 22 (13.17%) Risk Management
11 22 (13.17%) Banking
12 21 (12.57%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (11.98%) JavaScript
13 20 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (11.98%) SDLC
14 19 (11.38%) CRM
14 19 (11.38%) MS Excel
15 18 (10.78%) HTML
15 18 (10.78%) Change Management
15 18 (10.78%) Presales
16 17 (10.18%) Product Management
17 16 (9.58%) Business Development
17 16 (9.58%) Enterprise Architecture
18 15 (8.98%) ITIL
18 15 (8.98%) SAP
18 15 (8.98%) Telecoms
18 15 (8.98%) Digital Marketing
18 15 (8.98%) DevOps

MBA
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 10 (5.99%) Confluence
2 9 (5.39%) SAS
3 7 (4.19%) CMS
4 6 (3.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (3.59%) Drupal
4 6 (3.59%) Joomla!
4 6 (3.59%) WordPress
5 3 (1.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.78%) MS Office
3 9 (5.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.80%) SPSS
6 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (2.40%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.20%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.60%) FastStats
4 1 (0.60%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.60%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.60%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.99%) SaaS
2 5 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.20%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.20%) Heroku
4 2 (1.20%) IaaS
4 2 (1.20%) MailChimp
4 2 (1.20%) Office 365
4 2 (1.20%) PaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.60%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.99%) SSH
2 6 (3.59%) SMS
3 4 (2.40%) Internet
4 2 (1.20%) Firewall
4 2 (1.20%) LAN
4 2 (1.20%) WAN
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.60%) MPLS
5 1 (0.60%) Network Security
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.60%) VPN
5 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.19%) QlikView
2 6 (3.59%) Big Data
3 5 (2.99%) MarkLogic
3 5 (2.99%) Spotfire
4 4 (2.40%) MySQL
5 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.80%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.20%) MS Access
6 2 (1.20%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.78%) JIRA
2 11 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.39%) Selenium
4 5 (2.99%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.99%) Grunt
4 5 (2.99%) Robotium
5 4 (2.40%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.40%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (2.40%) Mocha
5 4 (2.40%) QUnit
6 1 (0.60%) PowerDesigner
General
1 72 (43.11%) Finance
2 62 (37.13%) Marketing
3 22 (13.17%) Banking
4 15 (8.98%) Telecoms
5 13 (7.78%) Manufacturing
6 9 (5.39%) Retail
7 8 (4.79%) Games
7 8 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (4.19%) Investment Banking
9 6 (3.59%) Legal
10 5 (2.99%) Publishing
11 4 (2.40%) Automotive
12 3 (1.80%) Brand Awareness
12 3 (1.80%) French Language
13 2 (1.20%) Advertising
14 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.60%) Electronics
14 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (11.98%) Analyst
2 19 (11.38%) Consultant
3 16 (9.58%) Architect
4 14 (8.38%) Developer
5 12 (7.19%) Product Manager
6 11 (6.59%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.39%) IT Manager
7 9 (5.39%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.39%) Senior Manager
8 8 (4.79%) Data Analyst
9 7 (4.19%) Change Consultant
9 7 (4.19%) Product Owner
9 7 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.59%) CRM Manager
10 6 (3.59%) Digital Product Owner
10 6 (3.59%) Marketing Manager
10 6 (3.59%) Senior Marketing Manager
11 5 (2.99%) Designer
11 5 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (2.99%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.78%) HTML
2 12 (7.19%) CSS
3 10 (5.99%) AngularJS
3 10 (5.99%) Backbone.js
4 9 (5.39%) HTML5
4 9 (5.39%) React
5 8 (4.79%) jQuery
6 7 (4.19%) .NET
6 7 (4.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (3.59%) Sass
8 5 (2.99%) CSS3
8 5 (2.99%) Ember.js
8 5 (2.99%) Handlebars
8 5 (2.99%) HTML5 Boilerplate
8 5 (2.99%) RequireJS
8 5 (2.99%) Symfony
8 5 (2.99%) Twig
9 4 (2.40%) HTML5 Canvas
9 4 (2.40%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (2.40%) Raphaël
Miscellaneous
1 50 (29.94%) Computer Science
2 48 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (13.17%) Management Information System
4 12 (7.19%) User Experience
5 8 (4.79%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.19%) Social Media
7 6 (3.59%) Animation
7 6 (3.59%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.99%) Biotechnology
8 5 (2.99%) Economics
8 5 (2.99%) Life Science
8 5 (2.99%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.99%) Pharmacovigilance
8 5 (2.99%) PMI
8 5 (2.99%) Smart Meter
9 4 (2.40%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.80%) iPad
10 3 (1.80%) iPhone
10 3 (1.80%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.19%) Linux
2 10 (5.99%) Android
3 6 (3.59%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.59%) Windows
4 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.60%) CentOS
6 1 (0.60%) Debian
6 1 (0.60%) Fedora
6 1 (0.60%) SUSE
6 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.60%) Unix
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.36%) Analytics
3 33 (19.76%) Project Management
4 24 (14.37%) Scrum
5 23 (13.77%) PRINCE2
6 22 (13.17%) Risk Management
7 21 (12.57%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (11.98%) SDLC
8 20 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (11.38%) CRM
10 18 (10.78%) Change Management
10 18 (10.78%) Presales
11 17 (10.18%) Product Management
12 16 (9.58%) Business Development
12 16 (9.58%) Enterprise Architecture
13 15 (8.98%) DevOps
13 15 (8.98%) Digital Marketing
13 15 (8.98%) ITIL
14 14 (8.38%) B2B
14 14 (8.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.98%) JavaScript
2 13 (7.78%) Java
3 10 (5.99%) PHP
4 9 (5.39%) SQL
5 8 (4.79%) C
5 8 (4.79%) Python
6 7 (4.19%) C++
7 6 (3.59%) Ruby
8 3 (1.80%) C#
8 3 (1.80%) R
9 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.60%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.60%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 113 (67.66%) Degree
2 13 (7.78%) PhD
3 7 (4.19%) PMI Certification
3 7 (4.19%) PMP
4 5 (2.99%) CISSP
4 5 (2.99%) ISEB
4 5 (2.99%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.40%) ACCA
5 4 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (2.40%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 2 (1.20%) CIMA
6 2 (1.20%) CISA
6 2 (1.20%) CRISC
6 2 (1.20%) ICAEW
6 2 (1.20%) MCDST
6 2 (1.20%) MCP
6 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) QA
2 9 (5.39%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.80%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.80%) EMIR
3 3 (1.80%) MiFID
4 2 (1.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.60%) COSO
5 1 (0.60%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.60%) GAAP
5 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.60%) SEPA
5 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.20%) vCloud
3 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.60%) Puppet
1 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 15 (8.98%) SAP
2 14 (8.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.38%) Oracle
3 8 (4.79%) Teradata
4 7 (4.19%) Tableau
5 5 (2.99%) Ab Initio
5 5 (2.99%) Cloudera
5 5 (2.99%) Cognizant
5 5 (2.99%) Google
5 5 (2.99%) Informatica
6 4 (2.40%) IBM
6 4 (2.40%) VMware
7 3 (1.80%) Adobe
7 3 (1.80%) Apple
7 3 (1.80%) Cisco
7 3 (1.80%) Rally
8 2 (1.20%) Citrix
8 2 (1.20%) ILOG
8 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
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