Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 860 896 990
Rank change year-on-year +36 +94 -39
Permanent jobs citing MBA 115 201 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.58% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 66 116 115
England median annual salary £85,000 £100,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% +5.26%
10th Percentile £57,000 £55,000 £46,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £137,500 £125,000
UK median annual salary £85,000 £90,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +7.14%

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 24,993 34,438 39,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.81% 24.46% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18,634 25,321 30,638
England median annual salary £50,196 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.39% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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 +14 80 £80,000 -21.95% 8
South East +55 29 £85,000 +6.25%
East of England +56 2 £105,000 +47.37%
South West +33 2 £55,000 -25.42% 1
North of England +64 1 £137,500 -21.43%
North West +47 1 £137,500 -21.43%
MBA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 98 (85.22%) Degree
2 40 (34.78%) Finance
3 35 (30.43%) Computer Science
3 35 (30.43%) Analytics
4 32 (27.83%) Matrix Organization
5 30 (26.09%) Master's Degree
6 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (24.35%) Machine Learning
8 27 (23.48%) Computer Science Degree
9 25 (21.74%) Big Data
10 22 (19.13%) Marketing
10 22 (19.13%) Project Management
11 20 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (15.65%) Microsoft
12 18 (15.65%) PRINCE2
12 18 (15.65%) Artificial Intelligence
12 18 (15.65%) Data Science
12 18 (15.65%) Project Delivery
13 17 (14.78%) Data Modelling
13 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (14.78%) QA
14 16 (13.91%) Business Development
14 16 (13.91%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
15 15 (13.04%) Google
16 14 (12.17%) SQL
16 14 (12.17%) GCP
16 14 (12.17%) Relational Database
17 13 (11.30%) Mentoring
17 13 (11.30%) Technical Architecture

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 10 (8.70%) IIS
2 7 (6.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.87%) SAS
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.87%) JDE World
2 1 (0.87%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.87%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.87%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.17%) GCP
2 12 (10.43%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (7.83%) Azure
4 8 (6.96%) AWS
5 7 (6.09%) SaaS
6 2 (1.74%) Basecamp
6 2 (1.74%) IaaS
6 2 (1.74%) PaaS
7 1 (0.87%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (0.87%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.74%) Wireless
2 1 (0.87%) DNS
2 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) Big Data
2 16 (13.91%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
3 14 (12.17%) Relational Database
4 12 (10.43%) Data Mining
4 12 (10.43%) NoSQL
4 12 (10.43%) OLAP
4 12 (10.43%) Snowflake Schema
5 10 (8.70%) Text Mining
6 7 (6.09%) Apache Hive
6 7 (6.09%) Hadoop
7 6 (5.22%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (5.22%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (5.22%) BigQuery
7 6 (5.22%) Data Lake
7 6 (5.22%) Oracle OLAP
7 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.87%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.87%) Impala
8 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) JIRA
General
1 40 (34.78%) Finance
2 22 (19.13%) Marketing
3 7 (6.09%) Public Sector
4 6 (5.22%) Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Law
5 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.61%) German Language
6 3 (2.61%) Legal
6 3 (2.61%) Retail
7 2 (1.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.87%) Back Office
8 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.87%) Publishing
8 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (22.61%) Architect
2 13 (11.30%) Senior Architect
3 11 (9.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 11 (9.57%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (7.83%) Big Data Architect
4 9 (7.83%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (7.83%) Data Architect
5 8 (6.96%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (6.09%) Analyst
6 7 (6.09%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.09%) Chief Technology Officer
7 6 (5.22%) Systems Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Product Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Security Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Security Product Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Consultant
9 4 (3.48%) Programme Manager
10 3 (2.61%) Development Manager
10 3 (2.61%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.61%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) .NET
1 7 (6.09%) Kafka
2 1 (0.87%) EDI
2 1 (0.87%) J2EE
2 1 (0.87%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.43%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.22%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.35%) Robotics
4 5 (4.35%) Social Network
4 5 (4.35%) User Experience
5 3 (2.61%) Acoustics
5 3 (2.61%) NHS
6 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.87%) Blog
7 1 (0.87%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Linux
1 6 (5.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.43%) Analytics
1 35 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 32 (27.83%) Matrix Organization
3 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (24.35%) Machine Learning
5 22 (19.13%) Project Management
6 18 (15.65%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (15.65%) Data Science
6 18 (15.65%) PRINCE2
6 18 (15.65%) Project Delivery
7 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (14.78%) Data Modelling
8 16 (13.91%) Business Development
9 13 (11.30%) Architecture Roadmap
9 13 (11.30%) Mentoring
9 13 (11.30%) Migration
9 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (11.30%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (10.43%) Creative Thinking
10 12 (10.43%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.17%) SQL
2 12 (10.43%) PL/SQL
3 9 (7.83%) Java
4 8 (6.96%) Python
5 6 (5.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 98 (85.22%) Degree
2 30 (26.09%) Master's Degree
3 27 (23.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (6.96%) PhD
5 5 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.48%) CBAP
7 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.74%) CIMA
9 1 (0.87%) ACCA
9 1 (0.87%) CFA
9 1 (0.87%) CISA
9 1 (0.87%) CISSP
9 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.78%) QA
2 3 (2.61%) PMO
3 1 (0.87%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.87%) GDPR
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.04%) Google
3 12 (10.43%) Sybase
4 8 (6.96%) Oracle
5 6 (5.22%) Netezza
5 6 (5.22%) Tableau
5 6 (5.22%) Teradata
5 6 (5.22%) Vertica
6 5 (4.35%) BT
7 3 (2.61%) Cognos
8 2 (1.74%) SAP
9 1 (0.87%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.87%) Facebook
9 1 (0.87%) JD Edwards