Period
to 14 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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

Business Manager
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 216 238 219
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 27 62 78
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.48% 0.76% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.79% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 45 84 121
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -22.22% +17.39%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 5,382 7,893 8,266
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 96.70% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,621 6,750 7,179
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Business Manager
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Business Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Business Manager trend for jobs with a WFH option

Business Manager
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Business Manager.

Business Manager salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Business Manager
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Business Manager over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Business Manager salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 jobs with a WFH option featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Business Development
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) SaaS
4 7 (25.93%) Project Delivery
5 6 (22.22%) Architectural Design
5 6 (22.22%) Active Listening
5 6 (22.22%) Decision-Making
5 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) Law
5 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) Lead Generation
6 5 (18.52%) AWS
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Reinsurance
7 4 (14.81%) Insurtech
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) Billing
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) Office 365
8 3 (11.11%) Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) Azure
9 2 (7.41%) Presales
9 2 (7.41%) IaaS
9 2 (7.41%) PQQ
9 2 (7.41%) Public Sector
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (7.41%) SQL

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) SaaS
2 5 (18.52%) AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Office 365
4 2 (7.41%) Azure
4 2 (7.41%) IaaS
4 2 (7.41%) PaaS
5 1 (3.70%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) Power BI
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
1 6 (22.22%) Law
2 4 (14.81%) Billing
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Public Sector
5 1 (3.70%) Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.70%) Social Media
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Business Development
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) Project Delivery
5 6 (22.22%) Active Listening
5 6 (22.22%) Architectural Design
5 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Decision-Making
5 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) Lead Generation
7 4 (14.81%) Insurtech
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.41%) ITIL
9 2 (7.41%) PQQ
9 2 (7.41%) Presales
10 1 (3.70%) B2B Sales
10 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
10 1 (3.70%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.70%) HND
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) ANSYS
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Tableau