Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

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

Business Manager
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 239 315
Rank change year-on-year -70 +76 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 37 116 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% 0.89% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.92% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31 77 79
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +44.44% -13.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £36,850
90th Percentile £70,000 £93,750 £89,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11203 12594 15158
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 96.21% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9237 10489 12565
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in the East of England

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in the East of England

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in the East of England

Business Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -11 18 £60,000 +23.08% 2
Bedfordshire +20 10 £60,000 -22.58% 2
Essex -23 5 £50,000 -25.93%
Cambridgeshire -56 3 £55,000 -18.52% 1
Norfolk +12 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Business Manager
England

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 East of England region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (29.73%) Project Management
4 10 (27.03%) Coaching
5 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.92%) Retail
7 7 (18.92%) CRM
7 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (18.92%) SDLC
7 7 (18.92%) Degree
8 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
9 5 (13.51%) Scrum
9 5 (13.51%) Document Management
9 5 (13.51%) Marketing
9 5 (13.51%) Business Development
9 5 (13.51%) Change Management
9 5 (13.51%) ERP
9 5 (13.51%) People Management
9 5 (13.51%) Time Management
9 5 (13.51%) SaaS
9 5 (13.51%) Business Process Modelling
9 5 (13.51%) IT Strategy
10 4 (10.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 4 (10.81%) PMO
10 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (10.81%) Line Management
10 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.81%) Business Transformation

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Retail
3 5 (13.51%) Marketing
4 4 (10.81%) Advertising
5 3 (8.11%) Legal
6 2 (5.41%) Local Government
7 1 (2.70%) Back Office
7 1 (2.70%) Games
7 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) LIMS
4 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.41%) e-Learning
4 2 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (29.73%) Project Management
3 10 (27.03%) Coaching
4 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (18.92%) CRM
6 7 (18.92%) SDLC
7 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
8 5 (13.51%) Business Development
8 5 (13.51%) Business Process Modelling
8 5 (13.51%) Change Management
8 5 (13.51%) Document Management
8 5 (13.51%) ERP
8 5 (13.51%) IT Strategy
8 5 (13.51%) People Management
8 5 (13.51%) Scrum
8 5 (13.51%) Time Management
9 4 (10.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (10.81%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) R
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ACCA
2 1 (2.70%) CIMA
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PMO
2 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) IFS
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) SAP