The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business-to-Business (B2B)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 58 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing B2B 12 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.98% 0.64% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.72% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 5
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 691 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.94% 88.82% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 451 616 687
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing B2B as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

B2B
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing B2B across the Bedfordshire region.

B2B Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

B2B
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Luton +12 12 £65,000 +62.50%
B2B
East of England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing B2B also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 14 (82.35%) E-Commerce
1 14 (82.35%) B2C
2 12 (70.59%) hybris
3 11 (64.71%) SAP
3 11 (64.71%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (58.82%) CRM
5 9 (52.94%) JMS
5 9 (52.94%) Web Services
5 9 (52.94%) Retail
5 9 (52.94%) Content Management
5 9 (52.94%) Java
5 9 (52.94%) JPA
6 8 (47.06%) Marketing
6 8 (47.06%) EJB
6 8 (47.06%) JDBC
6 8 (47.06%) Servlets
6 8 (47.06%) Asset Management
7 7 (41.18%) IBM
7 7 (41.18%) Java EE
7 7 (41.18%) Pega
7 7 (41.18%) Unica
7 7 (41.18%) Silverpop
8 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
9 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
10 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
10 3 (17.65%) B2B Sales
11 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
11 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 11 (64.71%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (41.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Silverpop
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
General
1 9 (52.94%) Retail
2 8 (47.06%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
1 10 (58.82%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce Architect
2 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Sales Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Portfolio Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Hybris Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) JMS
1 9 (52.94%) JPA
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 8 (47.06%) EJB
2 8 (47.06%) JDBC
2 8 (47.06%) Servlets
3 7 (41.18%) Java EE
4 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) B2C
1 14 (82.35%) E-Commerce
2 10 (58.82%) CRM
3 9 (52.94%) Content Management
4 8 (47.06%) Asset Management
5 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) B2B Sales
7 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
8 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
8 2 (11.76%) UML
9 1 (5.88%) Change Management
9 1 (5.88%) MVC
9 1 (5.88%) Scrum
9 1 (5.88%) SOA
9 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) hybris
2 11 (64.71%) SAP
3 7 (41.18%) IBM
3 7 (41.18%) Pega
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Sybase