The median annual salary for a Business Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 3 months to 28 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
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.66% - 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% - 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 143 174 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 94.70% 97.75% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 131 160 112
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Chester

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in Chester

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chester region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Generation
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Business One
1 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Generation
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
1 1 (33.33%) SAP