The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 63 86 76
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 7 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.09% 0.25% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.26% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Median salary £52,500 £49,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,800 £61,750
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 Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 618 760 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.26% 93.83% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 470 625 817
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
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 Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Bedfordshire

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in Bedfordshire

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in Bedfordshire

Business Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 2 £67,500 +37.75%
Bedford - 1 £52,500 -
Dunstable - 1 - - 1
Business Manager
East of England

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
1 9 (50.00%) Change Management
2 6 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (27.78%) Virtual Team
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Business Development
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (16.67%) PMO
5 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 2 (11.11%) Retail
6 2 (11.11%) Games
6 2 (11.11%) PLM
6 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) GIS
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (11.11%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) GIS
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Change Management
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Business Development
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) ERP
4 3 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Great Barford, Bedfordshire
Alere International
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Costa
Salary: Competitive salary, a very achievable yearly bonus, plenty of benefits
Posted: 15 days ago