Future job prospects of the occupation in EU in 2016-2030

In 2017, business managers accounted for 1.57% in the total employment in EU.

The total employment in this occupation reached 3,577,302.

During the period 2012-2017, the number of people employed as business managers in EU changed by 3.99%.

In 2017, business managers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:

  • Wholesale & retail trade (593,598)
  • Professional services (569,190)
  • Manufacturing (554,620) 
  • Public sector & defence (305,223)
  • Finance & insurance (257,868)

Countries with highest employment share of business managers in 2017:

  • Lithuania (3.41%)
  • United Kingdom (3.22%)
  • Latvia (2.78%)
  • Ireland (2.44%)
  • Belgium (2.43%)

In the period 2016-2030, employment for business managers in EU is projected to change by 17.35%

Future job prospects of business managers across Member States in 2016-2030

Importance of tasks of business managers in EU in 2016

Usual range of monthly gross income in the occupation in EU in 2016 (EUR, in Purchasing power parity)

Employment of business managers in EU in 2017 by economy sectors

Employment of business managers in EU in 2017 by field of study

Future job openings of business managers for educational level possessed in EU in 2016-2030 by education level