Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

Business Manager
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 159 129
Rank change year-on-year +14 -30 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 12 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.46% 0.63% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.66% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 15
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.88% +13.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,650 £32,200
90th Percentile £64,375 £73,875 £52,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2,519 2,896 2,221
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 95.74% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,941 2,228 1,913
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +14.86% -7.50%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,425 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Business Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Cheshire

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in Cheshire

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Cheshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in Cheshire

Business Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn +12 4 £28,000 -22.22%
Crewe - 4 £35,000 -
Warrington +7 1 £57,500 -
Widnes - 1 £60,000 -
Northwich - 1 - -
Business Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, Business Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Business Development
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Software Licensing
4 3 (25.00%) SEO
4 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (25.00%) Pay per click
4 3 (25.00%) Social Media
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Back Office
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) IIS
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Development
2 4 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) SEO
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) HP