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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK
Rank 726 725 823
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +98
Permanent jobs citing MBA 125 217 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.77% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 59 160 74
Median salary £70,000 £70,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.35% +8.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £97,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +68.75%

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
20763 28144 28947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.70% 27.88% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16388 22482 22954
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 February 2017 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 February 2017. 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 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 +5 117 £71,250 +1.78% 17
London +1 55 £75,000 -6.25% 9
South East +65 42 £68,000 +0.74% 5
Surrey +67 15 - -
Berkshire +41 15 £95,000 +26.66% 1
Reading +51 14 - -
Egham - 14 - -
City of London +23 9 £82,500 +65.00%
Yorkshire +4 9 £62,500 -14.96%
West Yorkshire +2 9 £62,500 -14.96%
Leeds +2 9 £62,500 -14.96%
Hampshire +22 6 £68,000 -3.54%
East Midlands - 5 £47,250 - 1
North West -18 4 - -
Manchester -23 4 - -
Leicestershire - 4 £47,250 -
Portsmouth - 4 - -
Fareham +7 3 - -
Northern Ireland - 3 £60,000 -
Craigavon - 2 £55,000 -
County Armagh - 2 £55,000 -
Brighton - 2 £66,250 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £66,250 - 1
Home Counties - 2 - -
Scotland +15 1 - -
West Midlands +13 1 - - 2
Coventry +12 1 - - 2
South West +11 1 £100,000 +122.22%
Brentford +1 1 £38,000 +26.66%

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 163 (67.36%) Degree
2 102 (42.15%) Finance
3 88 (36.36%) Marketing
4 76 (31.40%) Project Management
5 69 (28.51%) Business Development
6 58 (23.97%) Analytical Skills
7 57 (23.55%) Telecoms
8 43 (17.77%) QA
9 42 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (15.70%) Analytics
11 35 (14.46%) Internet
11 35 (14.46%) Programme Management
11 35 (14.46%) Business Transformation
12 33 (13.64%) Banking
12 33 (13.64%) Business Analysis
13 32 (13.22%) SAP
13 32 (13.22%) CRM
13 32 (13.22%) Mentoring
14 31 (12.81%) Computer Science
15 28 (11.57%) Customer Engagement
16 26 (10.74%) Risk Management
16 26 (10.74%) Change Management
16 26 (10.74%) PRINCE2
17 25 (10.33%) IBM
17 25 (10.33%) PLM
18 24 (9.92%) Google
19 23 (9.50%) Enterprise Architecture
19 23 (9.50%) SAS
19 23 (9.50%) Time Management
19 23 (9.50%) Product Marketing

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 23 (9.50%) SAS
2 4 (1.65%) IIS
2 4 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.41%) Confluence
3 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (8.26%) MS Office
2 16 (6.61%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.24%) MS Project
5 2 (0.83%) SPSS
6 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.83%) Infor LN
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.41%) FastStats
3 1 (0.41%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.41%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.41%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.46%) Internet
2 11 (4.55%) DLNA
2 11 (4.55%) DOCSIS
2 11 (4.55%) DVB
2 11 (4.55%) HbbTV
3 4 (1.65%) Firewall
4 2 (0.83%) HTTP
5 1 (0.41%) FTP
5 1 (0.41%) GSM
5 1 (0.41%) LDAP
5 1 (0.41%) LTE
5 1 (0.41%) Network Security
5 1 (0.41%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.41%) SMS
5 1 (0.41%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (0.41%) VoIP
5 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.48%) Big Data
2 5 (2.07%) MySQL
3 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.41%) MS Access
4 1 (0.41%) QlikView
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.07%) JIRA
2 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.41%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.41%) Lombardi
3 1 (0.41%) Maven
General
1 102 (42.15%) Finance
2 88 (36.36%) Marketing
3 57 (23.55%) Telecoms
4 33 (13.64%) Banking
5 21 (8.68%) Mandarin Language
6 20 (8.26%) Spanish Language
7 12 (4.96%) Financial Institution
8 11 (4.55%) Legal
8 11 (4.55%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.89%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (2.89%) Games
10 6 (2.48%) Retail
11 4 (1.65%) Electronics
12 3 (1.24%) French Language
12 3 (1.24%) Publishing
13 2 (0.83%) Advertising
13 2 (0.83%) Automotive
13 2 (0.83%) Billing
13 2 (0.83%) Front Office
13 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (14.88%) Architect
2 31 (12.81%) Consultant
2 31 (12.81%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (10.33%) SAP Architect
3 25 (10.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 22 (9.09%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
4 22 (9.09%) Supply Chain Architect
5 21 (8.68%) Business Manager
5 21 (8.68%) Senior Manager
6 16 (6.61%) Business Consultant
6 16 (6.61%) Marketing Manager
7 15 (6.20%) Analyst
8 14 (5.79%) Project Manager
9 13 (5.37%) Product Manager
9 13 (5.37%) Relationships Manager
10 12 (4.96%) Business Relationship Manager
10 12 (4.96%) Information Manager
10 12 (4.96%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (4.55%) Senior Business Consultant
12 9 (3.72%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.09%) HTML
2 19 (7.85%) HTML5
3 12 (4.96%) HEVC
4 11 (4.55%) Middleware
4 11 (4.55%) PlayReady
5 7 (2.89%) XML
6 6 (2.48%) CSS
7 4 (1.65%) CSS3
7 4 (1.65%) LESS
7 4 (1.65%) Sass
7 4 (1.65%) Spring
8 3 (1.24%) React
8 3 (1.24%) REST
8 3 (1.24%) Web Services
9 2 (0.83%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.83%) J2EE
9 2 (0.83%) JSON
9 2 (0.83%) SOAP
9 2 (0.83%) Spring MVC
9 2 (0.83%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.97%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (12.81%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.68%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.37%) IPTV
5 12 (4.96%) MPEG
5 12 (4.96%) Over-the-Top Content
5 12 (4.96%) Virtual Team
6 11 (4.55%) STB
6 11 (4.55%) User Experience
7 8 (3.31%) Fintech
8 6 (2.48%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.07%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.65%) FMCG
10 4 (1.65%) iPad
10 4 (1.65%) iPhone
10 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.65%) Mobile Games
10 4 (1.65%) Wiki
11 3 (1.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.44%) Android
2 13 (5.37%) Linux
3 5 (2.07%) Windows
3 5 (2.07%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (31.40%) Project Management
2 69 (28.51%) Business Development
3 42 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (15.70%) Analytics
5 35 (14.46%) Business Transformation
5 35 (14.46%) Programme Management
6 33 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 32 (13.22%) CRM
7 32 (13.22%) Mentoring
8 28 (11.57%) Customer Engagement
9 26 (10.74%) Change Management
9 26 (10.74%) PRINCE2
9 26 (10.74%) Risk Management
10 25 (10.33%) PLM
11 23 (9.50%) Enterprise Architecture
11 23 (9.50%) Product Marketing
11 23 (9.50%) Time Management
12 22 (9.09%) Economics
12 22 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
13 21 (8.68%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.13%) Java
2 7 (2.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.07%) C
4 3 (1.24%) C#
4 3 (1.24%) Python
5 2 (0.83%) PHP
5 2 (0.83%) Ruby
5 2 (0.83%) SQL
6 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.41%) C++
6 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 163 (67.36%) Degree
2 16 (6.61%) PMP
3 11 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.89%) PhD
6 4 (1.65%) CFA
6 4 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.24%) CIPD
8 2 (0.83%) CISSP
8 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ACCA
9 1 (0.41%) CCNA
9 1 (0.41%) CIMA
9 1 (0.41%) CISA
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.41%) CRISC
9 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.41%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (17.77%) QA
2 10 (4.13%) PMO
3 3 (1.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.41%) GAAP
4 1 (0.41%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) SmoothWall
2 1 (0.41%) Ansible
2 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 32 (13.22%) SAP
2 25 (10.33%) IBM
3 24 (9.92%) Google
4 21 (8.68%) HP
5 15 (6.20%) Apple
5 15 (6.20%) Microsoft
6 13 (5.37%) Oracle
7 11 (4.55%) Nagra
7 11 (4.55%) Roku
7 11 (4.55%) Verimatrix
8 9 (3.72%) Humax
9 8 (3.31%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.65%) Ariba
11 3 (1.24%) Pega
12 2 (0.83%) Adobe
12 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
12 2 (0.83%) Infor
13 1 (0.41%) Citrix
13 1 (0.41%) Software AG
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Specsavers
Posted: Yesterday
London
London Business School
Salary: £37000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Resource Solutions - Boehringer Ingelheim
Salary: bonus, car allowance, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £80,000 - £110,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
South East
HP inc
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry, CV3
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago