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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 186 127 165
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 24 58 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 1.39% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.46% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 46 25
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,850 £38,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £65,000 £56,500
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
4880 3961 4482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.02% 94.60% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4206 3228 3843
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Birmingham -25 6 £46,250 -7.50% 5
Solihull -11 3 £42,500 -8.60%
Shropshire - 3 £40,500 - 1
Coventry -21 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Warwickshire -22 1 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Walsall - 1 £62,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £52,500 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 21 (46.67%) Project Management
2 14 (31.11%) Business Analysis
3 12 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (22.22%) ERP
5 8 (17.78%) Finance
5 8 (17.78%) Change Management
5 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
5 8 (17.78%) SAP
6 7 (15.56%) SQL
6 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.56%) Business Transformation
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL
7 6 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.89%) Budget Control
9 4 (8.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.89%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (8.89%) Marketing
9 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.89%) Cognos
9 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.89%) ETL
10 3 (6.67%) Automotive
10 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (6.67%) Star Schema
10 3 (6.67%) IBM
10 3 (6.67%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (8.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.22%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.22%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) Star Schema
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 3 (6.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (6.67%) Cognos Connection
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
1 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (2.22%) Velocity
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.22%) FMCG
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Project Management
2 14 (31.11%) Business Analysis
3 12 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (22.22%) ERP
5 8 (17.78%) Change Management
6 7 (15.56%) Business Transformation
7 6 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.89%) Budget Control
9 4 (8.89%) ETL
10 3 (6.67%) Demand Management
10 3 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (4.44%) Line Management
11 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.22%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
1 3 (6.67%) VCP4
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) SAP
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Cognos
4 3 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Sage
5 1 (2.22%) Autodesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £44000 - £54000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Shropshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + plus benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The SmartList
Salary: Up to £45000
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Networking People
Salary: 28.5 hols, car, OTE, KPI
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + On application
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + OTE £120
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + OTE 40
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Uncapped OTE and Car allowance
Posted: 19 days ago