The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 95 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.51% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £34,500 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,500 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Business Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1319 1176 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.37% 96.71% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 986 1104
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Manager in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Wales region.

Business Manager Salary Trend in Wales

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in Wales

Business Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(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
South Wales -4 5 £40,000 -23.80%
North Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 13 (68.42%) PRINCE2
1 13 (68.42%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Change Control
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) HTML
9 2 (10.53%) BPR
9 2 (10.53%) .NET
9 2 (10.53%) CRM
9 2 (10.53%) Cognos
9 2 (10.53%) Advertising
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.53%) Line Management
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (10.53%) Business Development
10 1 (5.26%) Strategic Management
10 1 (5.26%) Marketing
10 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Broadband
1 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) PRINCE2
1 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (63.16%) Project Management
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (31.58%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) BPR
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Business Development
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (5.26%) Strategic Management
8 1 (5.26%) Data Management
8 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Cognos