Period
to 23 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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

Business Manager
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 148 163
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 19 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.95% 0.47% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.49% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 17
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £58,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.98% +30.00% -18.18%
10th Percentile £25,000 £33,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £102,000 £87,500 £100,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £61,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year -6.12% -2.00% +13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,909 2,457 2,916
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.31% 95.79% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,654 2,053 2,153
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,125 £75,000 £71,850
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Reading

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in Reading

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Reading over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, Business Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Business Development
2 7 (36.84%) Marketing
2 7 (36.84%) Lead Generation
3 6 (31.58%) Analytics
4 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) Social Media
5 4 (21.05%) Time Management
5 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (21.05%) Electronics
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security
5 4 (21.05%) Automotive
5 4 (21.05%) Legal
5 4 (21.05%) MBA
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Line Management
6 3 (15.79%) Business Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) Market Research
7 1 (5.26%) Big Data

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 7 (36.84%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Automotive
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Business Development
2 7 (36.84%) Lead Generation
3 6 (31.58%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Time Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Line Management
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (5.26%) Business Forecasting
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Market Research
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MBA
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft