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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 196 166 166
Rank change year-on-year
-30 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 19 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.83% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.87% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 25
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +9.00%
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
5200 4712 4592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 94.98% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4614 3983 4031
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -14 10 £35,000 -28.20% 5
Walsall - 2 £62,500 -
Solihull -7 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Warwickshire -18 1 £32,500 -26.96%
Worcestershire - 1 £25,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £52,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (31.37%) Project Management
2 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (25.49%) Manufacturing
4 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
4 11 (21.57%) Business Analysis
5 9 (17.65%) Change Management
6 8 (15.69%) Business Transformation
7 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
7 7 (13.73%) Retail
7 7 (13.73%) Finance
8 6 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (9.80%) SQL
9 5 (9.80%) Business Development
10 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.84%) ERP
10 4 (7.84%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
11 3 (5.88%) Degree
11 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
11 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.88%) Line Management
12 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.92%) Coaching
12 2 (3.92%) People Management
12 2 (3.92%) UNIX
12 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.96%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (25.49%) Manufacturing
2 7 (13.73%) Retail
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Automotive
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
1 1 (1.96%) XML
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) FMCG
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Project Management
2 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
3 11 (21.57%) Business Analysis
4 9 (17.65%) Change Management
5 8 (15.69%) Business Transformation
6 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
7 6 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (9.80%) Business Development
9 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.84%) ERP
9 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
10 3 (5.88%) Line Management
10 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.92%) Parallel Processing
11 2 (3.92%) Dimensional Modelling
11 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.92%) Coaching
11 2 (3.92%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
2 2 (3.92%) Teradata
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe
3 1 (1.96%) Sage
3 1 (1.96%) Autodesk
West Midlands (County)
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + OTE 100k - £120k plus car/allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + OTE Uncapped plus car allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Uncapped OTE plus car allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Telford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + plus bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + healthcare, pension, company car
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Uncapped OTE and car allowance
Posted: 24 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + company car, annual bonuses, pension
Posted: 25 days ago