Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 927 992 960
Rank change year-on-year +65 -32 +110
Permanent jobs citing MBA 117 155 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.097% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.41% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59 74 128
England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £48,500 £42,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £142,000 £96,900 £110,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +3.57%

MBA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 31,653 37,938 40,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.15% 23.86% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22,983 28,334 31,696
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MBA in England

MBA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MBA in England.

Salary trend for MBA in England

MBA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MBA in England over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for MBA in England

MBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the England region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
London +63 88 £75,000 -3.23% 5
Midlands +58 15 £68,545 +71.36% 2
North West +43 8 £175,000 +130.26% 1
West Midlands +30 8 £40,000 - 1
North of England +13 8 £175,000 +233.33% 1
East Midlands +33 7 £68,545 - 1
South East +37 6 £66,250 +3.52%
MBA
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing MBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for MBA.

1 90 (76.92%) Degree
2 58 (49.57%) Finance
3 36 (30.77%) Project Management
3 36 (30.77%) Marketing
4 34 (29.06%) Banking
5 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (23.08%) Asset Management
7 26 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (21.37%) Business Development
9 23 (19.66%) Change Management
10 19 (16.24%) Mentoring
10 19 (16.24%) Process Improvement
11 18 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
12 17 (14.53%) Analytics
13 16 (13.68%) Creative Thinking
13 16 (13.68%) Innovative Thinking
13 16 (13.68%) Collaborative Working
14 15 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
14 15 (12.82%) Coaching
14 15 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (11.97%) Business Transformation
15 14 (11.97%) CFA
15 14 (11.97%) CIMA
15 14 (11.97%) Data Modelling
15 14 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (11.11%) Billing
16 13 (11.11%) Mathematics
16 13 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (11.11%) Virtual Team
17 12 (10.26%) Matrix Management

MBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.71%) Apache
1 2 (1.71%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.85%) SAS
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.85%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.85%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.56%) Force.com
3 3 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.56%) Office 365
3 3 (2.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) Network Security
2 2 (1.71%) VoIP
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) IPsec
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) Big Data
2 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.71%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) CF BOSH
2 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) GitLab
2 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 58 (49.57%) Finance
2 36 (30.77%) Marketing
3 34 (29.06%) Banking
4 13 (11.11%) Billing
5 9 (7.69%) Legal
6 6 (5.13%) Police
7 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.56%) Law
8 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.56%) Public Sector
8 3 (2.56%) Retail
9 2 (1.71%) Front Office
9 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.71%) Publishing
10 1 (0.85%) Back Office
10 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (14.53%) Developer
2 12 (10.26%) Consultant
3 11 (9.40%) Analyst
4 10 (8.55%) .NET Developer
4 10 (8.55%) Architect
5 9 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.27%) Analytics Developer
6 5 (4.27%) Change Manager
6 5 (4.27%) Chief Information Officer
6 5 (4.27%) CIO
7 4 (3.42%) Chief Technology Officer
7 4 (3.42%) Regulatory Business Analyst
8 3 (2.56%) Development Manager
8 3 (2.56%) Engagement Manager
8 3 (2.56%) Junior
8 3 (2.56%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (2.56%) Junior Developer
8 3 (2.56%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.40%) .NET
2 3 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.71%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.85%) Kafka
4 1 (0.85%) React
4 1 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.85%) Swagger
4 1 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 10 (8.55%) Hedge funds
6 6 (5.13%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.56%) Blog
7 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.56%) PMI
8 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.71%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.71%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.71%) SCADA
8 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.85%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Linux
1 3 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) CentOS
2 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.85%) Android
3 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.77%) Project Management
2 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.08%) Asset Management
4 25 (21.37%) Business Development
5 23 (19.66%) Change Management
6 19 (16.24%) Mentoring
6 19 (16.24%) Process Improvement
7 18 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
8 17 (14.53%) Analytics
9 16 (13.68%) Collaborative Working
9 16 (13.68%) Creative Thinking
9 16 (13.68%) Innovative Thinking
10 15 (12.82%) Coaching
10 15 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (11.97%) Business Transformation
11 14 (11.97%) Data Modelling
11 14 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (11.11%) Mathematics
12 13 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (10.26%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.40%) C#
2 6 (5.13%) SQL
3 3 (2.56%) Python
4 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.71%) C
4 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.71%) VBA
5 1 (0.85%) Clojure
5 1 (0.85%) Go
5 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 90 (76.92%) Degree
2 14 (11.97%) CFA
2 14 (11.97%) CIMA
3 8 (6.84%) Master's Degree
4 7 (5.98%) Postgraduate
5 5 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.56%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.71%) ACCA
7 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) CIPD
8 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.85%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.85%) PhD
8 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) GDPR
2 2 (1.71%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) COBIT
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) PMO
3 1 (0.85%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HAProxy
1 2 (1.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle
3 4 (3.42%) SAP
4 3 (2.56%) CA
5 2 (1.71%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.71%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.71%) Imperva
5 2 (1.71%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (1.71%) Siemens
5 2 (1.71%) Veeam
6 1 (0.85%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.85%) Cadence
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) NetWitness
6 1 (0.85%) Sony
6 1 (0.85%) Splunk