Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 268 240
Rank change year-on-year +55 -28 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 82 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.03% 0.27% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.28% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 73 16 38
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,208 £31,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7744 7174 7198
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.42% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6439 6158 5993
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Manchester

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in Manchester

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in Manchester

Business Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Wigan -5 1 - -
Business Manager
North West

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 44 (53.66%) Business Development
2 31 (37.80%) Analytics
3 27 (32.93%) Marketing
4 26 (31.71%) Finance
5 25 (30.49%) Information Security
5 25 (30.49%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (29.27%) Penetration Testing
6 24 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (25.61%) SAP
8 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (24.39%) Retail
9 19 (23.17%) Programme Management
9 19 (23.17%) SaaS
10 17 (20.73%) Electronics
10 17 (20.73%) Customer Insight
11 16 (19.51%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
11 16 (19.51%) Manufacturing
12 14 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (15.85%) Use Case
13 13 (15.85%) PCI DSS
13 13 (15.85%) Risk Management
14 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
14 11 (13.41%) IaaS
15 10 (12.20%) SDLC
16 9 (10.98%) Product Management
17 8 (9.76%) Project Management
18 7 (8.54%) Collaborative Working
18 7 (8.54%) Degree
19 6 (7.32%) B2B

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (1.22%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.44%) Sage 500
2 2 (2.44%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.22%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.22%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.17%) SaaS
2 11 (13.41%) IaaS
3 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.66%) G Suite
3 3 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Big Data
1 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.66%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.22%) Power BI
4 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 27 (32.93%) Marketing
2 26 (31.71%) Finance
3 20 (24.39%) Retail
4 17 (20.73%) Electronics
5 16 (19.51%) Manufacturing
5 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.66%) Advertising
7 1 (1.22%) Automotive
7 1 (1.22%) Back Office
7 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.88%) NHS
3 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.66%) iPad
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.22%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.66%) Business Development
2 31 (37.80%) Analytics
3 25 (30.49%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (30.49%) Information Security
4 24 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (29.27%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (23.17%) Programme Management
7 17 (20.73%) Customer Insight
8 16 (19.51%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (15.85%) Risk Management
9 13 (15.85%) Use Case
10 10 (12.20%) SDLC
11 9 (10.98%) Product Management
12 8 (9.76%) Project Management
13 7 (8.54%) Collaborative Working
14 6 (7.32%) B2B
15 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (4.88%) Change Management
16 4 (4.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.22%) C
1 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) APMP
2 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (15.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.22%) ISO 22301
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) SAP
2 3 (3.66%) Avaya
2 3 (3.66%) Cisco
2 3 (3.66%) Dell
2 3 (3.66%) Google
2 3 (3.66%) HP
2 3 (3.66%) NETGEAR
2 3 (3.66%) WatchGuard
2 3 (3.66%) Xerox
3 2 (2.44%) Sage
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) Siebel