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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 727 670 715
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +45
Permanent jobs citing MBA 165 246 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.77% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83 148 127
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £100,000 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -16.00%

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
29824 31811 29657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.19% 27.14% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23756 24917 23858
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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 -40 151 £56,250 -13.46% 18
London +18 110 £55,000 -15.38% 15
South East -6 27 £55,000 -15.38% 2
City of London +18 11 £75,000 +3.44% 4
Oxfordshire - 10 £47,500 -
Berkshire +4 9 £80,000 +18.51% 1
Oxford - 9 £47,500 -
North West +5 6 - -
Reading +7 5 - - 1
Southport - 5 - -
Merseyside - 5 - -
Surrey +3 4 £75,000 -11.76%
Slough 0 4 £80,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £53,750 - 1
Guildford +5 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire -11 2 £67,500 +50.00%
Warwickshire - 2 £45,000 -
Midlands - 2 £100,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £65,000 - 1
County Antrim - 2 - -
Manchester +11 1 - -
Scotland +8 1 - -
Middlesex +5 1 - -
Edinburgh +3 1 - -
East of England -3 1 £80,000 +3.22%
Hertfordshire -8 1 £80,000 -11.11%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA.

1 217 (69.77%) Degree
2 147 (47.27%) Finance
3 119 (38.26%) Project Management
4 113 (36.33%) Marketing
5 109 (35.05%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (19.61%) Retail
7 54 (17.36%) Business Development
8 50 (16.08%) Banking
9 42 (13.50%) Analytics
10 41 (13.18%) SQL
11 40 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 39 (12.54%) Management Information System
12 39 (12.54%) Oracle
13 38 (12.22%) Telecoms
13 38 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (11.58%) Business Analysis
15 32 (10.29%) Cognizant
15 32 (10.29%) Computer Science
16 31 (9.97%) User Acceptance Testing
16 31 (9.97%) CRM
17 29 (9.32%) Manufacturing
18 25 (8.04%) Programme Management
19 24 (7.72%) Asset Management
20 23 (7.40%) ACCA
20 23 (7.40%) CISA
20 23 (7.40%) CIMA
20 23 (7.40%) ITIL
20 23 (7.40%) Information Security
21 22 (7.07%) Microsoft
21 22 (7.07%) CISSP

MBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.22%) SAS
2 6 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.64%) Drupal
3 2 (0.64%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (3.86%) MS Office
4 5 (1.61%) SPSS
5 4 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.64%) MS Project
6 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (4.82%) Unica
2 10 (3.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 7 (2.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (1.93%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (1.29%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (1.29%) WebTrends
6 4 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.29%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.64%) Radian6
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.64%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.32%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.61%) Office 365
2 4 (1.29%) SaaS
2 4 (1.29%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) Force.com
3 1 (0.32%) Veeva
3 1 (0.32%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.89%) Internet
2 7 (2.25%) LAN
2 7 (2.25%) WLAN
3 3 (0.96%) MVNO
4 2 (0.64%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.64%) CTI
4 2 (0.64%) Wireless
4 2 (0.64%) TETRA
5 1 (0.32%) Network Security
5 1 (0.32%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.86%) QlikView
3 9 (2.89%) Big Data
4 5 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.29%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.64%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.64%) OLAP
7 2 (0.64%) OLTP
7 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.64%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.32%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (1.29%) JIRA
2 2 (0.64%) Selenium
2 2 (0.64%) Cucumber
General
1 147 (47.27%) Finance
2 113 (36.33%) Marketing
3 61 (19.61%) Retail
4 50 (16.08%) Banking
5 38 (12.22%) Telecoms
6 29 (9.32%) Manufacturing
7 16 (5.14%) Retail Banking
8 15 (4.82%) General Ledger
8 15 (4.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (2.89%) Automotive
9 9 (2.89%) Legal
10 7 (2.25%) Advertising
10 7 (2.25%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.93%) Electronics
11 6 (1.93%) Publishing
12 4 (1.29%) Games
12 4 (1.29%) Billing
12 4 (1.29%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.96%) Law
13 3 (0.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 78 (25.08%) Consultant
2 33 (10.61%) Senior Manager
3 26 (8.36%) Business Consultant
4 24 (7.72%) Analyst
5 15 (4.82%) Architect
5 15 (4.82%) Product Manager
6 14 (4.50%) Information Manager
6 14 (4.50%) Business Analyst
6 14 (4.50%) CRM Manager
7 13 (4.18%) Head of Technology
8 11 (3.54%) Business Process Consultant
8 11 (3.54%) Solutions Consultant
8 11 (3.54%) Technology Consultant
8 11 (3.54%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (3.54%) Process Consultant
9 10 (3.22%) Project Manager
10 9 (2.89%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (2.57%) Enterprise Consultant
11 8 (2.57%) Information Risk Manager
11 8 (2.57%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.93%) Web Services
2 3 (0.96%) HTML
3 2 (0.64%) XML
3 2 (0.64%) XSLT
3 2 (0.64%) Middleware
3 2 (0.64%) BREW
3 2 (0.64%) SOAP
3 2 (0.64%) REST
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.32%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.32%) Flash
4 1 (0.32%) CGI
4 1 (0.32%) .NET
4 1 (0.32%) J2EE
4 1 (0.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 109 (35.05%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (12.54%) Management Information System
3 32 (10.29%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.47%) Social Media
5 14 (4.50%) GIS
6 13 (4.18%) Economics
6 13 (4.18%) NHS
7 11 (3.54%) Visualisation
7 11 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (3.22%) FMCG
8 10 (3.22%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.89%) User Experience
10 8 (2.57%) Algorithms
10 8 (2.57%) Data Extraction
11 7 (2.25%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.93%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.93%) Statistics
12 6 (1.93%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.93%) SCADA
13 5 (1.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.25%) UNIX
1 7 (2.25%) Windows
1 7 (2.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (38.26%) Project Management
2 54 (17.36%) Business Development
3 42 (13.50%) Analytics
4 40 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (11.58%) Business Analysis
7 31 (9.97%) CRM
7 31 (9.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 25 (8.04%) Programme Management
9 24 (7.72%) Asset Management
10 23 (7.40%) Information Security
10 23 (7.40%) ITIL
11 21 (6.75%) PRINCE2
11 21 (6.75%) Change Management
11 21 (6.75%) Product Management
11 21 (6.75%) People Management
12 20 (6.43%) Direct Marketing
12 20 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (5.79%) Campaign Management
13 18 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (13.18%) SQL
2 13 (4.18%) Java
3 12 (3.86%) VBA
4 11 (3.54%) Python
5 10 (3.22%) C
6 8 (2.57%) C++
7 7 (2.25%) R
8 3 (0.96%) C#
8 3 (0.96%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 217 (69.77%) Degree
2 23 (7.40%) ACCA
2 23 (7.40%) CISA
2 23 (7.40%) CIMA
3 22 (7.07%) CISSP
4 13 (4.18%) CISM
5 12 (3.86%) PMI Certification
6 11 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (3.22%) Security Cleared
8 8 (2.57%) IIBA
8 8 (2.57%) CBAP
8 8 (2.57%) CRISC
9 7 (2.25%) PMP
10 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.64%) PhD
12 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.64%) CFA
12 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.50%) QA
2 11 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.54%) COBIT
3 9 (2.89%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.61%) SLA
5 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.64%) BS7799
6 2 (0.64%) BS15000
7 1 (0.32%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 39 (12.54%) Oracle
2 32 (10.29%) Cognizant
3 22 (7.07%) Microsoft
4 17 (5.47%) SAP
5 15 (4.82%) CA
6 14 (4.50%) Epiphany
6 14 (4.50%) Tableau
7 10 (3.22%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.93%) Google
9 5 (1.61%) Eloqua
9 5 (1.61%) Cognos
10 3 (0.96%) Facebook
10 3 (0.96%) IBM
10 3 (0.96%) OpenText
11 2 (0.64%) ATG
11 2 (0.64%) Twitter
11 2 (0.64%) Birst
11 2 (0.64%) hybris
11 2 (0.64%) Cisco
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
London Business School
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
London Business School
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
United Kingdom
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum 50% OTE (uncapped), Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £110000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £60k - 75k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Northamptonshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Feltham
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £55,000 to £75,000 + Bonus + Bens (car allowance or car).
Posted: 21 days ago