The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
England / South West
Rank 222 231 213
Rank change year-on-year +9 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 18 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.43% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.44% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 29
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,750 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4917 5654 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.70% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4106 4670 4874
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Business Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in the South West

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in the South West

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in the South West

Business Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +8 5 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Gloucestershire -1 5 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Bristol +4 3 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Dorset - 2 £43,750 -
Devon - 1 £40,000 - 1
Business Manager
England

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South West region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 13 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) Finance
3 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) SAP
3 11 (26.83%) Business Development
3 11 (26.83%) Waterfall
4 10 (24.39%) PRINCE2
4 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
5 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
5 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (21.95%) Big Data
6 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
7 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
8 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (14.63%) Scrum
8 6 (14.63%) Resource Allocation
8 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
8 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
9 5 (12.20%) Open Source
9 5 (12.20%) Apache
10 4 (9.76%) PRINCE
10 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
10 4 (9.76%) Retail
10 4 (9.76%) Marketing
10 4 (9.76%) Budget Control
10 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
10 4 (9.76%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (12.20%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.44%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Big Data
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Electronics
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Social Media
3 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
3 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) Business Development
3 11 (26.83%) Waterfall
4 10 (24.39%) PRINCE2
5 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
6 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
8 6 (14.63%) Resource Allocation
8 6 (14.63%) Scrum
9 5 (12.20%) Open Source
10 4 (9.76%) Budget Control
10 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
10 4 (9.76%) Coaching
10 4 (9.76%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (9.76%) PRINCE
11 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (7.32%) ERP
11 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) C
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ACCA
4 1 (2.44%) CIMA
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.44%) PMO
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) SAP
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Tableau
4 1 (2.44%) Baan
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Infor
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Pegasus
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