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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 182 172 165
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 46 48 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.88% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.93% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 40
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £25,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,454 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.67% -0.08%
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
5404 5161 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.34% 94.47% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4505 4361 4321
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 2 July 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 July 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
Coventry -3 11 £47,500 +90.00%
Birmingham -27 6 £47,500 -17.74% 5
Shropshire -1 5 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 4 - -
Staffordshire +13 2 £63,500 +15.45% 1
Herefordshire - 2 - -
Worcestershire -4 1 - -
Warwickshire -30 1 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 38 (38.78%) Project Management
2 35 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 29 (29.59%) Finance
4 26 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (26.53%) SAP
5 25 (25.51%) ERP
6 20 (20.41%) Marketing
7 19 (19.39%) Management Information System
8 18 (18.37%) Service Delivery
9 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 14 (14.29%) Manufacturing
9 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (14.29%) SDLC
10 13 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (11.22%) Budget Control
11 11 (11.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (11.22%) Change Management
11 11 (11.22%) ITIL
11 11 (11.22%) SQL
11 11 (11.22%) T-SQL
12 10 (10.20%) Logistics
13 9 (9.18%) Retail
13 9 (9.18%) Service Management
13 9 (9.18%) PRINCE2
13 9 (9.18%) CRM
13 9 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (8.16%) Degree
14 8 (8.16%) Business Development
14 8 (8.16%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (1.02%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.06%) Infor M3
2 3 (3.06%) Movex
2 3 (3.06%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.04%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.02%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.02%) Sage CRM
4 1 (1.02%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) VoIP
1 1 (1.02%) WAN
1 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.02%) MPLS
1 1 (1.02%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.08%) QlikView
4 4 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.06%) Star Schema
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.06%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (3.06%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (3.06%) Cognos Connection
General
1 29 (29.59%) Finance
2 20 (20.41%) Marketing
3 14 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 9 (9.18%) Retail
5 5 (5.10%) Military
6 4 (4.08%) Banking
6 4 (4.08%) Billing
7 3 (3.06%) Local Government
7 3 (3.06%) Advertising
8 2 (2.04%) Automotive
8 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.02%) Legal
9 1 (1.02%) Front Office
9 1 (1.02%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (2.04%) Velocity
3 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) Management Information System
2 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.06%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.02%) PMI
5 1 (1.02%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.78%) Project Management
2 35 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 26 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (25.51%) ERP
5 18 (18.37%) Service Delivery
6 14 (14.29%) SDLC
7 13 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (11.22%) ITIL
8 11 (11.22%) Change Management
8 11 (11.22%) Budget Control
9 10 (10.20%) Logistics
10 9 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (9.18%) Service Management
10 9 (9.18%) PRINCE2
10 9 (9.18%) CRM
11 8 (8.16%) Business Development
12 7 (7.14%) Business Transformation
12 7 (7.14%) Coaching
13 6 (6.12%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.12%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.22%) SQL
1 11 (11.22%) T-SQL
2 5 (5.10%) C#
3 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.06%) VB
5 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.02%) VB6
5 1 (1.02%) C
5 1 (1.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) PMP
2 5 (5.10%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.02%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (26.53%) SAP
2 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle
4 4 (4.08%) Cognos
4 4 (4.08%) Tableau
5 3 (3.06%) IBM
6 2 (2.04%) Avaya
6 2 (2.04%) Mitel
7 1 (1.02%) Lagan
7 1 (1.02%) Northgate
7 1 (1.02%) Civica
7 1 (1.02%) Orchard
7 1 (1.02%) FrontRange
7 1 (1.02%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.02%) Aastra
7 1 (1.02%) CommVault
7 1 (1.02%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.02%) NetApp
7 1 (1.02%) Sage
7 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Full Bluechip package (Car, Bonus,
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Salary: £65K + £5.4K Car Allow + Benefits Pckg
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police
Salary: From £44,985 to £51,243 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 9 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £53000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + OTE & Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 20 days ago