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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 746 688 677
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -11
Permanent jobs citing MBA 158 221 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.72% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 101 142 130
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £53,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -6.52%

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
29721 30793 28509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.00% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24107 23920 23183
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -31 147 £55,000 -15.38% 38
London -17 102 £55,000 -15.38% 20
South East +12 33 £52,500 -30.00% 6
Berkshire +29 14 £77,500 - 4
City of London +27 12 £82,500 +43.47% 2
Oxfordshire - 10 £47,500 -
Oxford - 8 £47,500 -
Reading +13 7 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £36,000 -
Slough +2 6 £78,750 - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 £36,000 -
Merseyside +14 4 - - 1
North West -12 4 - - 2
Southport - 4 - -
Hampshire +11 3 £67,500 +50.00%
East of England -1 3 £48,500 -35.33% 6
Cambridgeshire +18 2 £59,250 +18.50% 2
Surrey 0 2 £95,000 +26.66%
Warwickshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - - 2
Banbury - 2 - -
Rugby - 2 - -
Aldershot - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £95,000 -
Peterborough -2 1 £70,000 +40.00%
Middlesex -4 1 - -
Essex -8 1 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Colchester - 1 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £95,000 -
Brentford - 1 £30,000 -

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 221 (67.58%) Degree
2 152 (46.48%) Finance
3 122 (37.31%) Marketing
4 107 (32.72%) Analytical Skills
4 107 (32.72%) Project Management
5 65 (19.88%) Retail
6 56 (17.13%) Business Development
7 54 (16.51%) Banking
8 45 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (12.84%) Analytics
10 41 (12.54%) Telecoms
11 37 (11.31%) Management Information System
11 37 (11.31%) SQL
12 35 (10.70%) Business Analysis
13 32 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (9.79%) Cognizant
14 31 (9.48%) Programme Management
15 30 (9.17%) Oracle
15 30 (9.17%) CRM
16 29 (8.87%) Direct Marketing
17 28 (8.56%) Computer Science
17 28 (8.56%) Manufacturing
18 26 (7.95%) Microsoft
19 25 (7.65%) ACCA
20 24 (7.34%) CIMA
21 23 (7.03%) Change Management
21 23 (7.03%) Information Security
21 23 (7.03%) Asset Management
21 23 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
22 21 (6.42%) CISA

MBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (2.14%) SAS
2 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.31%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.89%) MS Office
2 16 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.22%) SPSS
4 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (4.59%) Unica
2 9 (2.75%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 5 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.22%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 4 (1.22%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle FAH
6 2 (0.61%) Radian6
6 2 (0.61%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.61%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.61%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.53%) Office 365
2 4 (1.22%) SaaS
2 4 (1.22%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.31%) Veeva
3 1 (0.31%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.45%) Internet
2 4 (1.22%) LAN
2 4 (1.22%) WLAN
3 3 (0.92%) Wireless
3 3 (0.92%) MVNO
4 2 (0.61%) CTI
4 2 (0.61%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.31%) TETRA
5 1 (0.31%) Network Security
5 1 (0.31%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.36%) QlikView
3 10 (3.06%) Big Data
4 4 (1.22%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.61%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.61%) OLAP
6 2 (0.61%) OLTP
7 1 (0.31%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.31%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.22%) JIRA
2 2 (0.61%) Selenium
2 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
General
1 152 (46.48%) Finance
2 122 (37.31%) Marketing
3 65 (19.88%) Retail
4 54 (16.51%) Banking
5 41 (12.54%) Telecoms
6 28 (8.56%) Manufacturing
7 14 (4.28%) Retail Banking
8 13 (3.98%) General Ledger
9 10 (3.06%) Automotive
9 10 (3.06%) Financial Institution
10 9 (2.75%) Legal
10 9 (2.75%) Advertising
11 8 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (2.14%) Electronics
13 5 (1.53%) Publishing
13 5 (1.53%) Games
14 3 (0.92%) Wholesale Banking
14 3 (0.92%) Billing
14 3 (0.92%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 74 (22.63%) Consultant
2 30 (9.17%) Senior Manager
3 24 (7.34%) Analyst
4 22 (6.73%) Business Consultant
5 15 (4.59%) Product Manager
6 14 (4.28%) Architect
6 14 (4.28%) CRM Manager
7 13 (3.98%) Head of Technology
7 13 (3.98%) Business Analyst
8 11 (3.36%) Information Manager
8 11 (3.36%) Business Manager
9 10 (3.06%) Enterprise Consultant
9 10 (3.06%) Enterprise Architect
10 9 (2.75%) Strategy Consultant
11 8 (2.45%) Information Risk Manager
11 8 (2.45%) Business Transformation Consultant
11 8 (2.45%) Risk Manager
12 7 (2.14%) Business Process Consultant
12 7 (2.14%) Solutions Consultant
12 7 (2.14%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.53%) Web Services
2 3 (0.92%) HTML
3 2 (0.61%) Middleware
3 2 (0.61%) XML
3 2 (0.61%) XSLT
3 2 (0.61%) BREW
3 2 (0.61%) SOAP
3 2 (0.61%) REST
4 1 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.31%) Velocity
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.31%) Flash
4 1 (0.31%) CGI
4 1 (0.31%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.31%) J2EE
4 1 (0.31%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 107 (32.72%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.31%) Management Information System
3 28 (8.56%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.50%) Social Media
5 17 (5.20%) GIS
6 14 (4.28%) Visualisation
7 13 (3.98%) Economics
8 12 (3.67%) FMCG
9 11 (3.36%) NHS
10 10 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (2.75%) User Experience
12 8 (2.45%) Data Centre
12 8 (2.45%) Algorithms
12 8 (2.45%) Data Extraction
12 8 (2.45%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.53%) PMI
13 5 (1.53%) Fixed Income
13 5 (1.53%) Mathematics
14 4 (1.22%) Statistics
14 4 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.53%) Linux
2 4 (1.22%) UNIX
2 4 (1.22%) Windows
3 1 (0.31%) SUSE
3 1 (0.31%) Debian
3 1 (0.31%) Fedora
3 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (32.72%) Project Management
2 56 (17.13%) Business Development
3 45 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (12.84%) Analytics
5 35 (10.70%) Business Analysis
6 32 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (9.48%) Programme Management
8 30 (9.17%) CRM
9 29 (8.87%) Direct Marketing
10 23 (7.03%) Asset Management
10 23 (7.03%) Information Security
10 23 (7.03%) Change Management
10 23 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (6.42%) People Management
11 21 (6.42%) ITIL
11 21 (6.42%) PRINCE2
12 20 (6.12%) Business Transformation
13 18 (5.50%) Campaign Management
13 18 (5.50%) Product Management
14 17 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (11.31%) SQL
2 15 (4.59%) Java
3 13 (3.98%) C
4 12 (3.67%) VBA
4 12 (3.67%) Python
5 10 (3.06%) C++
6 6 (1.83%) R
7 4 (1.22%) C#
8 3 (0.92%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.31%) Perl
9 1 (0.31%) PHP
9 1 (0.31%) Tcl
9 1 (0.31%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.31%) Ruby
9 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 221 (67.58%) Degree
2 25 (7.65%) ACCA
3 24 (7.34%) CIMA
4 21 (6.42%) CISA
5 19 (5.81%) CISSP
6 11 (3.36%) PMI Certification
7 10 (3.06%) CISM
8 9 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (2.75%) CRISC
9 7 (2.14%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.14%) IIBA
9 7 (2.14%) CBAP
10 6 (1.83%) PMP
11 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.92%) CFA
12 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.61%) PhD
14 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (3.06%) QA
2 8 (2.45%) COBIT
3 5 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.53%) SLA
4 4 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.61%) BS7799
5 2 (0.61%) BS15000
6 1 (0.31%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 32 (9.79%) Cognizant
2 30 (9.17%) Oracle
3 26 (7.95%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.89%) SAP
5 14 (4.28%) CA
5 14 (4.28%) Epiphany
6 12 (3.67%) Tableau
7 9 (2.75%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.83%) Google
9 5 (1.53%) Eloqua
10 4 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.22%) Cognos
11 3 (0.92%) Cisco
11 3 (0.92%) IBM
11 3 (0.92%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.92%) OpenText
11 3 (0.92%) Facebook
12 2 (0.61%) Twitter
12 2 (0.61%) hybris
12 2 (0.61%) BT
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + commission
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
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Posted: 22 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 16% bonusm 14% pension etc..
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £68,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Experis IT
Salary: Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 15% bonus, 14% pension, health
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago