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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 154 164 177
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 63 51 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.19% 0.98% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.04% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 27
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 £40,000 £35,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
5030 4924 4811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.10% 95.04% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4160 3991
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -6 15 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Coventry -9 9 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Shropshire 0 8 £52,750 +14.05%
Warwickshire -29 5 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 - -
Worcestershire -1 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £58,000 -
Walsall - 2 £63,500 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 33 (39.76%) Project Management
2 32 (38.55%) Business Analysis
3 27 (32.53%) Finance
4 26 (31.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (30.12%) SAP
5 25 (30.12%) ERP
6 20 (24.10%) Marketing
7 18 (21.69%) Service Delivery
8 16 (19.28%) Management Information System
9 13 (15.66%) SDLC
10 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
10 12 (14.46%) ITIL
10 12 (14.46%) Manufacturing
11 11 (13.25%) SQL
11 11 (13.25%) Budget Control
12 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
12 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
12 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (10.84%) Logistics
13 9 (10.84%) Change Management
13 9 (10.84%) Service Management
14 8 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (9.64%) CRM
14 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
14 8 (9.64%) Business Development
14 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (8.43%) Retail
16 6 (7.23%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (1.20%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.61%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (3.61%) Movex
2 3 (3.61%) Infor M3
3 2 (2.41%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.20%) Sage CRM
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.20%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.20%) Agresso
4 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.20%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) VoIP
1 1 (1.20%) WAN
1 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.20%) MPLS
1 1 (1.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.82%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.82%) QlikView
4 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (3.61%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (3.61%) Cognos Connection
5 3 (3.61%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 27 (32.53%) Finance
2 20 (24.10%) Marketing
3 12 (14.46%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.43%) Retail
5 4 (4.82%) Billing
5 4 (4.82%) Military
5 4 (4.82%) Banking
6 3 (3.61%) Local Government
7 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.41%) Advertising
7 2 (2.41%) Automotive
8 1 (1.20%) Legal
8 1 (1.20%) Front Office
8 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) Velocity
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) PMI
5 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) Project Management
2 32 (38.55%) Business Analysis
3 26 (31.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (30.12%) ERP
5 18 (21.69%) Service Delivery
6 13 (15.66%) SDLC
7 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (14.46%) ITIL
8 11 (13.25%) Budget Control
9 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
10 9 (10.84%) Change Management
10 9 (10.84%) Service Management
10 9 (10.84%) Logistics
11 8 (9.64%) Business Development
11 8 (9.64%) CRM
11 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (7.23%) Coaching
12 6 (7.23%) Risk Management
13 5 (6.02%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (6.02%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.25%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.02%) C#
4 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.61%) VB
6 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.20%) VB6
6 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) PMP
1 5 (6.02%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.20%) APMP
3 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (30.12%) SAP
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle
4 4 (4.82%) Cognos
4 4 (4.82%) Tableau
5 3 (3.61%) IBM
6 2 (2.41%) Avaya
6 2 (2.41%) Mitel
6 2 (2.41%) Sage
7 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.20%) VMware
7 1 (1.20%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.20%) Oneserve
7 1 (1.20%) EMC
7 1 (1.20%) Lagan
7 1 (1.20%) Northgate
7 1 (1.20%) Civica
7 1 (1.20%) Orchard
7 1 (1.20%) FrontRange
7 1 (1.20%) Panasonic
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