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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 161 146 177
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 53 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 1.08% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.13% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 41 50 21
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
5008 4676 4843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.25% 95.45% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4270 3907 4065
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 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
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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
Birmingham +1 14 £45,000 -21.73% 3
Coventry -13 7 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Shropshire -6 5 £40,000 -13.51%
Warwickshire -20 5 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Worcestershire +1 2 - -
Staffordshire 0 2 £58,000 +36.47% 1
Walsall - 2 £63,500 -
Solihull -4 1 £42,000 +9.09%
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (43.06%) Project Management
2 29 (40.28%) Business Analysis
3 26 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (31.94%) ERP
5 20 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 19 (26.39%) SAP
6 19 (26.39%) Finance
7 17 (23.61%) Marketing
8 14 (19.44%) Manufacturing
9 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 11 (15.28%) Change Management
10 11 (15.28%) ITIL
10 11 (15.28%) Budget Control
11 10 (13.89%) PRINCE2
11 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
12 9 (12.50%) SQL
13 8 (11.11%) Business Development
13 8 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (9.72%) Logistics
14 7 (9.72%) Service Management
14 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
15 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
15 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (6.94%) Portfolio Management
16 5 (6.94%) Demand Management
16 5 (6.94%) Retail
16 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (6.94%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.39%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (4.17%) Infor M3
2 3 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (4.17%) Movex
3 2 (2.78%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.39%) Agresso
4 1 (1.39%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) VoIP
1 1 (1.39%) WAN
1 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.39%) MPLS
1 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.17%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.17%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (4.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 3 (4.17%) Cognos Connection
5 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) QlikView
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Marketing
3 14 (19.44%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.94%) Retail
5 4 (5.56%) Banking
6 3 (4.17%) Local Government
7 2 (2.78%) Advertising
7 2 (2.78%) Automotive
8 1 (1.39%) Legal
8 1 (1.39%) Front Office
8 1 (1.39%) Back Office
8 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.39%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) XML
1 2 (2.78%) Velocity
2 1 (1.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) Project Management
2 29 (40.28%) Business Analysis
3 26 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (31.94%) ERP
5 20 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 11 (15.28%) Change Management
6 11 (15.28%) ITIL
6 11 (15.28%) Budget Control
7 10 (13.89%) PRINCE2
8 8 (11.11%) Business Development
8 8 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.72%) Logistics
9 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.72%) Service Management
10 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.94%) ITSM
11 5 (6.94%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (6.94%) Demand Management
12 4 (5.56%) Business Transformation
12 4 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
2 5 (6.94%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) VB
4 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) PMP
3 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.39%) APMP
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) SAP
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) Cognos
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) Sage
6 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.39%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) Amdocs
6 1 (1.39%) Mitel
6 1 (1.39%) Lagan
6 1 (1.39%) Northgate
6 1 (1.39%) Civica
6 1 (1.39%) Orchard
6 1 (1.39%) FrontRange
6 1 (1.39%) Tableau
6 1 (1.39%) Oneserve
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.39%) EMC
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