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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 192 135 178
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 32 64 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 1.19% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.26% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 55 28
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £37,814
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,727 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +8.24%
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
5315 5098 4599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 4342 3924
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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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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 -15 11 £65,000 +67.74% 3
Staffordshire -8 6 £55,000 - 1
Coventry -11 4 £51,000 -9.33% 1
Warwickshire +2 3 £55,000 +25.71%
Solihull -1 2 £20,000 -38.46% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Worcestershire -2 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 24 (29.63%) Finance
1 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (24.69%) Business Analysis
3 17 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (19.75%) Manufacturing
5 15 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (16.05%) ETL
7 12 (14.81%) Project Management
7 12 (14.81%) Change Management
8 11 (13.58%) Line Management
9 10 (12.35%) PRINCE2
10 9 (11.11%) Marketing
10 9 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 9 (11.11%) Cognos
11 8 (9.88%) Degree
12 7 (8.64%) Information Management
12 7 (8.64%) Logistics
12 7 (8.64%) Retail
12 7 (8.64%) ITIL
13 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
13 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
13 6 (7.41%) Migration
13 6 (7.41%) Automotive
13 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
13 6 (7.41%) Data Analysis
13 6 (7.41%) Business Development
14 5 (6.17%) Service Management
14 5 (6.17%) CRM
14 5 (6.17%) People Management
15 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (1.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.23%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (1.23%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Manufacturing
3 9 (11.11%) Marketing
4 7 (8.64%) Retail
5 6 (7.41%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Front Office
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) WCF
1 1 (1.23%) Web Services
1 1 (1.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.23%) User Experience
2 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.23%) Tandem
2 1 (1.23%) EPoS
2 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) UNIX
2 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (24.69%) Business Analysis
3 17 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (16.05%) ETL
5 12 (14.81%) Project Management
5 12 (14.81%) Change Management
6 11 (13.58%) Line Management
7 10 (12.35%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.64%) Information Management
8 7 (8.64%) Logistics
8 7 (8.64%) ITIL
9 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.41%) Migration
9 6 (7.41%) Data Analysis
9 6 (7.41%) Business Development
10 5 (6.17%) Service Management
10 5 (6.17%) CRM
10 5 (6.17%) People Management
11 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) COBIT
2 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Cognos
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) Teradata
4 1 (1.23%) Citrix
4 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.23%) SAP
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