Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Business Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 243 299
Rank change year-on-year -8 +56 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 76 112 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.74% 0.96% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.99% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 71 107 116
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9693 11285 16633
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 96.38% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8779 10283 14445
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in the City of London

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in the City of London

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in the City of London

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 City of London region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 49 (64.47%) Finance
2 20 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.42%) Project Management
6 13 (17.11%) ISEB
7 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
8 11 (14.47%) Banking
8 11 (14.47%) Business Development
8 11 (14.47%) Line Management
8 11 (14.47%) Creative Thinking
9 10 (13.16%) Legal
9 10 (13.16%) Process Management
10 9 (11.84%) BCP
10 9 (11.84%) Quality Management
10 9 (11.84%) Business Continuity
10 9 (11.84%) Economics
10 9 (11.84%) Mathematics
10 9 (11.84%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (11.84%) Business Continuity Planning
11 8 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (10.53%) Lead Generation
11 8 (10.53%) Investment Banking
11 8 (10.53%) B2B
11 8 (10.53%) SQL
12 7 (9.21%) .NET
12 7 (9.21%) Tableau
13 6 (7.89%) Coaching
13 6 (7.89%) Power BI

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 3 (3.95%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) SMS
3 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.32%) MPLS
3 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Power BI
2 2 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) QlikView
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 49 (64.47%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Banking
3 10 (13.16%) Legal
4 8 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 6 (7.89%) General Ledger
5 6 (7.89%) Retail
6 4 (5.26%) Back Office
6 4 (5.26%) Games
6 4 (5.26%) Marketing
7 2 (2.63%) Advertising
7 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.95%) Online Gambling
3 3 (3.95%) Reinsurance
4 2 (2.63%) Equities
4 2 (2.63%) Fintech
4 2 (2.63%) Social Media
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) Derivative
5 1 (1.32%) Online Games
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Unix
1 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Business Analysis
2 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.42%) Project Management
5 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (14.47%) Business Development
6 11 (14.47%) Creative Thinking
6 11 (14.47%) Line Management
7 10 (13.16%) Process Management
8 9 (11.84%) BCP
8 9 (11.84%) Business Continuity
8 9 (11.84%) Business Continuity Planning
8 9 (11.84%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (11.84%) Economics
8 9 (11.84%) Mathematics
8 9 (11.84%) Quality Management
9 8 (10.53%) B2B
9 8 (10.53%) Lead Generation
10 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.32%) C#
3 1 (1.32%) C++
3 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) ISEB
2 2 (2.63%) APMG
2 2 (2.63%) CBAP
2 2 (2.63%) IIBA
3 1 (1.32%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.32%) EMIR
1 1 (1.32%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Tableau
3 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com