Business Manager Jobs in the UK excluding London

Business Manager
UK > UK excluding London

The median Business Manager salary in the UK excluding London is £45,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

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

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 212 402 579
Rank change year-on-year +190 +177 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 947 446 275
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.37% 0.71% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.80% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 769 259 178
10th Percentile £31,000 £36,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £38,000 £51,250 £45,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -33.33% +22.73% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £70,600 £67,188
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £72,875
UK median annual salary £45,000 £70,600 £62,500
% change year-on-year -36.26% +12.96% -3.85%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 65,688 55,851 67,611
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 89.34% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46,772 31,602 43,212
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,725 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,550 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.42% - +9.09%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Business Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in the UK excluding London

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Manager in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Business Manager in the UK excluding London

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Manager in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in the UK excluding London

Business Manager
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South East +142 342 £38,000 -33.91% 62
North of England +171 201 £50,000 -29.18% 53
Midlands +106 189 £45,000 -36.26% 41
West Midlands +104 134 £38,500 -45.47% 27
North West +88 107 £50,000 -29.18% 28
Yorkshire +133 84 £50,000 -29.18% 21
Scotland -11 81 £52,500 -25.00% 9
South West +1 63 £52,396 -25.79% 30
East of England +31 48 £50,000 -20.00% 14
East Midlands +16 47 £52,500 -22.22% 14
Wales +23 31 £35,700 -49.43% 4
North East +2 9 £40,000 -43.34% 5
Northern Ireland +26 5 £60,000 - 5
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2024, Business Manager job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 685 (72.33%) Business Development
2 294 (31.05%) Salesforce
3 247 (26.08%) Social Skills
4 239 (25.24%) Client Onboarding
5 229 (24.18%) Customer Experience
6 195 (20.59%) CRM
7 110 (11.62%) Finance
8 94 (9.93%) Marketing
9 91 (9.61%) Decision-Making
10 85 (8.98%) Project Management
11 78 (8.24%) Microsoft Office
11 78 (8.24%) Degree
12 76 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
13 69 (7.29%) B2B
13 69 (7.29%) Microsoft
13 69 (7.29%) Telecoms
14 68 (7.18%) Business Strategy
15 67 (7.07%) Change Management
16 65 (6.86%) SaaS
17 63 (6.65%) Continuous Improvement
18 60 (6.34%) Self-Motivation
18 60 (6.34%) Manufacturing
19 57 (6.02%) SLA
20 55 (5.81%) ERP
21 53 (5.60%) Agile
22 52 (5.49%) Public Sector
23 50 (5.28%) SAP
24 48 (5.07%) Value Proposition
25 46 (4.86%) Presentation Skills
25 46 (4.86%) Analytical Skills

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (1.37%) Confluence
2 4 (0.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.32%) SAS
4 2 (0.21%) CMS
5 1 (0.11%) Apache
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 78 (8.24%) Microsoft Office
2 76 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (4.65%) Salesforce CRM
2 10 (1.06%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.21%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.11%) Odoo
6 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 65 (6.86%) SaaS
2 24 (2.53%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (2.32%) Power Platform
4 21 (2.22%) Azure
5 19 (2.01%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (0.53%) Power Automate
7 4 (0.42%) AWS
7 4 (0.42%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (0.32%) Azure Sentinel
8 3 (0.32%) GCP
8 3 (0.32%) Rubrik
9 1 (0.11%) dbt
9 1 (0.11%) GitHub
9 1 (0.11%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.11%) Intacct
9 1 (0.11%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.32%) Broadband
2 14 (1.48%) VoIP
3 10 (1.06%) Network Security
3 10 (1.06%) Unified Communications
4 7 (0.74%) Firewall
5 6 (0.63%) Internet
6 4 (0.42%) WPA
7 3 (0.32%) MPLS
7 3 (0.32%) VPN
8 1 (0.11%) LoRaWAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (1.80%) Power BI
2 15 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (0.74%) Tableau
4 6 (0.63%) SQL Server
4 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.42%) GIS
5 4 (0.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.11%) Looker
7 1 (0.11%) MySQL
7 1 (0.11%) OLAP
7 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (1.48%) JIRA
2 1 (0.11%) Git
2 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 247 (26.08%) Social Skills
2 110 (11.62%) Finance
3 94 (9.93%) Marketing
4 69 (7.29%) Telecoms
5 60 (6.34%) Manufacturing
6 52 (5.49%) Public Sector
7 46 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (4.86%) Presentation Skills
8 36 (3.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 26 (2.75%) Organisational Skills
10 21 (2.22%) Automotive
11 20 (2.11%) Retail
12 17 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (1.58%) Local Government
14 13 (1.37%) Legal
15 12 (1.27%) Fire and Rescue
15 12 (1.27%) Influencing Skills
15 12 (1.27%) Law
16 6 (0.63%) French Language
16 6 (0.63%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (0.84%) HTML
2 7 (0.74%) Flash
3 5 (0.53%) CSS
3 5 (0.53%) JSON
4 1 (0.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.34%) Self-Motivation
2 32 (3.38%) Onboarding
3 31 (3.27%) Driving Licence
4 26 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.80%) NHS
6 14 (1.48%) Life Science
7 12 (1.27%) Biopharmaceutical
7 12 (1.27%) Social Media
8 9 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
8 9 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.74%) Data Centre
10 6 (0.63%) Digital Signage
11 4 (0.42%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.42%) CCTV
11 4 (0.42%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.42%) iPad
11 4 (0.42%) PMI
12 3 (0.32%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.32%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (72.33%) Business Development
2 239 (25.24%) Client Onboarding
3 229 (24.18%) Customer Experience
4 195 (20.59%) CRM
5 91 (9.61%) Decision-Making
6 85 (8.98%) Project Management
7 69 (7.29%) B2B
8 68 (7.18%) Business Strategy
9 67 (7.07%) Change Management
10 63 (6.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 55 (5.81%) ERP
12 53 (5.60%) Agile
13 48 (5.07%) Value Proposition
14 44 (4.65%) Active Listening
14 44 (4.65%) Deadline-Driven
15 43 (4.54%) Problem-Solving
16 41 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
16 41 (4.33%) PRINCE2
17 40 (4.22%) Business Case
18 33 (3.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (2.85%) SQL
2 11 (1.16%) Python
3 9 (0.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (0.53%) VB
5 4 (0.42%) C#
5 4 (0.42%) R
6 2 (0.21%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.11%) Data Analysis Expressions
Qualifications
1 78 (8.24%) Degree
2 18 (1.90%) PMI Certification
3 17 (1.80%) PMP
4 14 (1.48%) Master's Degree
5 13 (1.37%) APMG
6 12 (1.27%) PhD
7 10 (1.06%) CFA
7 10 (1.06%) CIMA
7 10 (1.06%) MBA
8 7 (0.74%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.32%) ACCA
10 3 (0.32%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.11%) APMP
12 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.02%) SLA
2 11 (1.16%) QA
3 10 (1.06%) Accessibility
4 8 (0.84%) GDPR
4 8 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.53%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.42%) PMO
7 3 (0.32%) GAAP
7 3 (0.32%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.21%) IFRS
8 2 (0.21%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.11%) PaperCut
1 1 (0.11%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 294 (31.05%) Salesforce
2 69 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 50 (5.28%) SAP
4 17 (1.80%) ServiceNow
5 7 (0.74%) HubSpot
6 6 (0.63%) Sage
7 5 (0.53%) Adobe
7 5 (0.53%) Cisco
7 5 (0.53%) Oracle
8 4 (0.42%) Dell
8 4 (0.42%) HP
8 4 (0.42%) Sophos
8 4 (0.42%) Veeam
9 3 (0.32%) Aruba
9 3 (0.32%) CA
9 3 (0.32%) Commvault
9 3 (0.32%) IBM
9 3 (0.32%) Kaspersky
9 3 (0.32%) Meraki
9 3 (0.32%) Veritas