The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 97 106 111
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 23 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.28% 1.21% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.27% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 8
Median salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +8.33%  
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 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 1745 2208 1658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.05% 95.63% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1390 1729 1414
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
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 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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in Birmingham

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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

1 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 22 (51.16%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (30.23%) Business Development
4 11 (25.58%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) CRM
5 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) Marketing
7 5 (11.63%) Analytics
7 5 (11.63%) Health Informatics
7 5 (11.63%) Office 365
7 5 (11.63%) Big Data
7 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
7 5 (11.63%) Informatics
7 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
8 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.30%) SAS
8 4 (9.30%) B2B
8 4 (9.30%) Banking
8 4 (9.30%) Line Management
8 4 (9.30%) Business Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) Actionable Insight
9 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (6.98%) SPSS
9 3 (6.98%) VBA
10 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (4.65%) MS Office
10 2 (4.65%) ERP
10 2 (4.65%) MS Excel

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SPSS
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.33%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.33%) Sage X3
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Business One
1 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
General
1 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Marketing
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.65%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.23%) Business Development
3 7 (16.28%) CRM
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.63%) Analytics
5 5 (11.63%) Health Informatics
5 5 (11.63%) Informatics
5 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
6 4 (9.30%) B2B
6 4 (9.30%) Business Analytics
6 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.30%) Line Management
7 3 (6.98%) Actionable Insight
8 2 (4.65%) Data Management
8 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.65%) ERP
8 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.33%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (2.33%) Strategic Management
9 1 (2.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) VBA
3 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ACCA
1 1 (2.33%) CIMA
1 1 (2.33%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Epicor
2 1 (2.33%) Infor
2 1 (2.33%) Sage
2 1 (2.33%) SAP
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