The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Business Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 126 128
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 18 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.92% 0.79% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.82% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 7
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £75,000 £71,400
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1899 2304 1971
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.64% 96.04% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1714 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Birmingham

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in Birmingham

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in Birmingham

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Birmingham region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (26.83%) Business Development
4 6 (14.63%) Retail
4 6 (14.63%) Marketing
5 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) CRM
5 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (12.20%) Office 365
6 4 (9.76%) Big Data
6 4 (9.76%) Health Informatics
6 4 (9.76%) Programme Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
6 4 (9.76%) Informatics
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Line Management
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) User Stories
8 2 (4.88%) Usability Testing
8 2 (4.88%) IT Strategy
8 2 (4.88%) SLA
8 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.44%) Information Security

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.44%) QlikView
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.44%) SAP HANA
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Marketing
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.83%) Business Development
3 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) CRM
3 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.76%) Health Informatics
4 4 (9.76%) Informatics
4 4 (9.76%) Programme Delivery
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.32%) Line Management
6 2 (4.88%) Analytics
6 2 (4.88%) IT Strategy
6 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.88%) Usability Testing
6 2 (4.88%) User Stories
7 1 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.44%) Lead Generation
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ACCA
1 1 (2.44%) CIMA
1 1 (2.44%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) Tableau