The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 35 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.74% - 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% - 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £52,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 168 274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 97.04% 92.82% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 108 148 204
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Business Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Bedford

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Manager in Bedford.

Salary trend for Business Manager in Bedford

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Business Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Team
3 3 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (33.33%) PMO
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Business Development
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 3 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft