The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 146 173 156
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 51 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.58% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.61% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 48 22 27
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £22,500 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Business Manager
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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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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
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Job
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Warwickshire +21 17 £55,000 -
Birmingham +4 14 £57,500 +24.32% 2
Solihull - 6 £38,500 -
Coventry +14 4 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £26,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £52,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £46,250 -
Staffordshire -7 1 £42,500 +88.88%
Dudley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 32 (33.33%) Project Management
2 29 (30.21%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (25.00%) Finance
4 20 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 17 (17.71%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (15.63%) Cognos
7 15 (15.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 14 (14.58%) Logistics
9 13 (13.54%) Business Development
9 13 (13.54%) ETL
10 12 (12.50%) Degree
11 11 (11.46%) Retail
11 11 (11.46%) Manufacturing
11 11 (11.46%) Business Analysis
11 11 (11.46%) Change Management
12 10 (10.42%) Service Management
13 8 (8.33%) ERP
13 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
13 8 (8.33%) ITIL
14 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
15 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
15 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
15 6 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
16 5 (5.21%) Performance Management
16 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (5.21%) SQL
16 5 (5.21%) MS Project
16 5 (5.21%) ITSM
17 4 (4.17%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (1.04%) Lync
1 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.21%) MS Project
3 4 (4.17%) MS Office
3 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.04%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.04%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.04%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) LAN
1 2 (2.08%) VoIP
2 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.04%) WAN
2 1 (1.04%) MPLS
2 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Big Data
5 1 (1.04%) QlikView
5 1 (1.04%) OLTP
5 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.04%) SAP BW
General
1 24 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Retail
2 11 (11.46%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
3 3 (3.13%) Law
3 3 (3.13%) Legal
4 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) German Language
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.04%) Automotive
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) .NET
1 1 (1.04%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.04%) FMCG
2 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
2 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.04%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Project Management
2 29 (30.21%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (14.58%) Logistics
5 13 (13.54%) Business Development
5 13 (13.54%) ETL
6 11 (11.46%) Business Analysis
6 11 (11.46%) Change Management
7 10 (10.42%) Service Management
8 8 (8.33%) ERP
8 8 (8.33%) ITIL
9 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.21%) Performance Management
11 5 (5.21%) ITSM
12 4 (4.17%) Risk Management
12 4 (4.17%) PRINCE
12 4 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (4.17%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.21%) SQL
2 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (3.13%) ISEB
2 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.08%) MBA
4 1 (1.04%) VTSP
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.04%) CCSP
4 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) BS25999
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.63%) Cognos
3 2 (2.08%) Symantec
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle
3 2 (2.08%) SAP
3 2 (2.08%) Citrix
3 2 (2.08%) Cisco
3 2 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (1.04%) Meru Networks
4 1 (1.04%) Infor
4 1 (1.04%) Veeam
4 1 (1.04%) Trend Micro
4 1 (1.04%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.04%) HP
4 1 (1.04%) Dell
4 1 (1.04%) EMC
4 1 (1.04%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.04%) NetApp
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £68000 - £72000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago