The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 164 175 146
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 54 38 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 0.71% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.74% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 52
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,555 £39,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Business Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5282 5120 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.80% 95.42% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4394 4242 4382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Staffordshire +10 13 £41,500 -24.54% 4
Birmingham +4 9 £47,133 -14.30% 3
Coventry -11 5 - -
Shropshire -2 4 £65,000 +18.18%
Solihull +12 2 £44,000 +120.00%
Herefordshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire +1 1 £37,500 -34.49%
Walsall - 1 £60,000 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 39 (34.21%) Project Management
2 35 (30.70%) Business Analysis
3 32 (28.07%) Finance
4 28 (24.56%) SAP
4 28 (24.56%) ERP
5 27 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (17.54%) SQL Server
8 18 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (14.91%) Marketing
9 17 (14.91%) SQL
9 17 (14.91%) Logistics
10 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (14.04%) CRM
11 15 (13.16%) Management Information System
12 14 (12.28%) Service Delivery
13 13 (11.40%) T-SQL
14 12 (10.53%) Data Management
15 11 (9.65%) Change Management
15 11 (9.65%) Manufacturing
15 11 (9.65%) SAP ERP
15 11 (9.65%) Line Management
15 11 (9.65%) SDLC
16 10 (8.77%) Business Development
16 10 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2
17 9 (7.89%) .NET
17 9 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
17 9 (7.89%) Programme Management

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.88%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.75%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.65%) SAP ERP
2 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.63%) Movex
3 3 (2.63%) Infor M3
4 2 (1.75%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.88%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) VoIP
1 1 (0.88%) WAN
1 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.88%) MPLS
1 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.14%) QlikView
7 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.63%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.75%) OLAP
10 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.88%) MySQL
11 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.88%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (0.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (28.07%) Finance
2 17 (14.91%) Marketing
3 11 (9.65%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.89%) Retail
5 5 (4.39%) Military
6 4 (3.51%) Billing
7 3 (2.63%) Banking
7 3 (2.63%) Advertising
8 2 (1.75%) Legal
8 2 (1.75%) Local Government
8 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.88%) Front Office
9 1 (0.88%) Back Office
9 1 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) XML
2 1 (0.88%) Velocity
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.51%) NHS
4 4 (3.51%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.63%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.88%) PMI
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.21%) Project Management
2 35 (30.70%) Business Analysis
3 28 (24.56%) ERP
4 27 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (14.91%) Logistics
7 16 (14.04%) CRM
8 14 (12.28%) Service Delivery
9 12 (10.53%) Data Management
10 11 (9.65%) Change Management
10 11 (9.65%) Line Management
10 11 (9.65%) SDLC
11 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2
11 10 (8.77%) Business Development
12 9 (7.89%) Programme Management
13 8 (7.02%) Data Analysis
13 8 (7.02%) Service Management
13 8 (7.02%) Master Data Management
13 8 (7.02%) Budget Control
13 8 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.91%) SQL
2 13 (11.40%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.63%) VB
5 2 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (0.88%) Java
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) VBA
6 1 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) PMI Certification
2 7 (6.14%) Degree
2 7 (6.14%) PMP
3 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (24.56%) SAP
2 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.02%) Oracle
4 5 (4.39%) Tableau
5 3 (2.63%) JDA
6 2 (1.75%) Mitel
6 2 (1.75%) Avaya
6 2 (1.75%) Netezza
7 1 (0.88%) Infor
7 1 (0.88%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.88%) Aastra
7 1 (0.88%) Oneserve
7 1 (0.88%) EMC
7 1 (0.88%) CommVault
7 1 (0.88%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.88%) Informatica
7 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.88%) Cognos
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Lagan
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Commission & Travel
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Central England Co-operative
Posted: 9 days ago
Lichfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + OTE, car
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + great holidays, pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Stafford and Rural Homes
Salary: From £38,510 to £42,564 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago