The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 96 87 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing B2C 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.25% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.62% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £68,750 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +50.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
B2C
East of England

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
965 811 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.75% 78.28% 73.57%
Number of salaries quoted 804 740 652
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing B2C across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

B2C
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing B2C across the Bedfordshire region.

B2C Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

B2C
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2C across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

B2C Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

B2C
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -8 2 £45,000 -34.54% 1
B2C
East of England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing B2C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited B2C.

1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) B2B
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Data Management
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) WCF

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing B2C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited B2C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) B2B
1 5 (50.00%) Data Management
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix