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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 166 147 164
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 47 59 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 1.06% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.12% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 36 51 24
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,727 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +10.52%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5112 5273 4625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.79% 94.70% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4276 4428 4017
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 +7 21 £58,000 +65.71% 2
Coventry +11 8 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Warwickshire +11 7 £57,250 +1.77% 2
Staffordshire -9 6 £55,000 -3.50% 5
Wolverhampton 0 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £55,000 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (31.58%) Finance
2 23 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (20.00%) ETL
4 19 (20.00%) Project Management
5 17 (17.89%) Business Analysis
6 16 (16.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 16 (16.84%) Cognos
7 14 (14.74%) Manufacturing
8 13 (13.68%) Change Management
9 12 (12.63%) PRINCE2
9 12 (12.63%) Business Development
10 10 (10.53%) ITIL
11 9 (9.47%) Degree
11 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
12 8 (8.42%) Marketing
12 8 (8.42%) Retail
13 7 (7.37%) Information Management
13 7 (7.37%) Logistics
14 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
14 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
14 6 (6.32%) Migration
14 6 (6.32%) Data Analysis
15 5 (5.26%) Performance Management
15 5 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (5.26%) Automotive
15 5 (5.26%) Service Management
15 5 (5.26%) PRINCE
16 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Certification

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) Intranet
3 1 (1.05%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.21%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 4 (4.21%) Cognos Report Studio
2 4 (4.21%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.05%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
General
1 30 (31.58%) Finance
2 14 (14.74%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.42%) Marketing
3 8 (8.42%) Retail
4 5 (5.26%) Automotive
5 3 (3.16%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.05%) Front Office
6 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) WCF
1 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.05%) Tandem
2 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) UNIX
2 1 (1.05%) Windows
2 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (20.00%) ETL
3 19 (20.00%) Project Management
4 17 (17.89%) Business Analysis
5 13 (13.68%) Change Management
6 12 (12.63%) PRINCE2
6 12 (12.63%) Business Development
7 10 (10.53%) ITIL
8 7 (7.37%) Information Management
8 7 (7.37%) Logistics
9 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.32%) Migration
9 6 (6.32%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.26%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.26%) Service Management
10 5 (5.26%) PRINCE
11 4 (4.21%) TOGAF
12 3 (3.16%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
1 2 (2.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.05%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) COBIT
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (16.84%) Cognos
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.11%) Teradata
3 2 (2.11%) Citrix
4 1 (1.05%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco
4 1 (1.05%) Symantec
4 1 (1.05%) VMware
Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car scheme + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £440000 per annum + 8.1% salary uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Double OTE + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k per year + Bonus + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k Car Allowance £6k
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 8 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Uncapped Commission and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 23 days ago