Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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

Business Manager
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 293 287
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 63 46 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.59% 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.45% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 53 47 67
South West median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +15.79% -2.56%
10th Percentile £22,800 £37,700 £35,750
90th Percentile £64,000 £70,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10,415 10,185 10,850
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 97.29% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8,646 8,494 9,094
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,875 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Bristol +4 24 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Gloucestershire +26 20 £28,500 -50.43%
Somerset - 9 £23,000 -
Wiltshire -14 5 £63,750 +2.00%
Devon +16 1 £34,520 -13.70%
Business Manager
England

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 South West region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 42 (66.67%) Business Development
2 14 (22.22%) Project Management
3 13 (20.63%) Robotic Process Automation
4 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 9 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (12.70%) B2B Sales
5 8 (12.70%) B2B
5 8 (12.70%) Change Management
5 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
5 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
6 7 (11.11%) Finance
6 7 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (9.52%) C
7 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 6 (9.52%) APMP
8 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.35%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.35%) Programme Delivery
9 4 (6.35%) Decision-Making
10 3 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (4.76%) Commercial Awareness
10 3 (4.76%) SQL
10 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.76%) Retail

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.59%) Power BI
2 1 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (1.59%) QlikView
2 1 (1.59%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.59%) ERwin
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.59%) XMLSpy
General
1 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Law
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Billing
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Business Development
2 14 (22.22%) Project Management
3 13 (20.63%) Robotic Process Automation
4 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 8 (12.70%) B2B
5 8 (12.70%) B2B Sales
5 8 (12.70%) Change Management
6 7 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.35%) Decision-Making
9 4 (6.35%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (6.35%) Programme Delivery
9 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.76%) Commercial Awareness
10 3 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) C
2 3 (4.76%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) R
4 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) APMP
2 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
3 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.17%) GDPR
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 22301
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) Tableau
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Capita
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco
3 1 (1.59%) HP
3 1 (1.59%) Informatica
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Mitel
3 1 (1.59%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (1.59%) SAP