The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 104 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing B2B 14 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% 0.83% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.04% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 14
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
B2B
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1457 1345 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.12% 79.92% 74.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 1165 1060
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing B2B across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

B2B
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

B2B Salary Trend in Birmingham

B2B
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

B2B Salary Histogram in Birmingham

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing B2B 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 B2B.

1 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) CRM
4 10 (38.46%) CSS
4 10 (38.46%) HTML5
5 9 (34.62%) C#
5 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 9 (34.62%) MCP
5 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) Apple
5 9 (34.62%) Scrum
5 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) Marketing
5 9 (34.62%) WCF
5 9 (34.62%) WPF
5 9 (34.62%) iPhone
5 9 (34.62%) iPad
6 8 (30.77%) Windows
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
7 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
8 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
8 5 (19.23%) B2C
8 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
8 5 (19.23%) Telemarketing
8 5 (19.23%) jQuery
8 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing B2B 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 B2B. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
1 1 (3.85%) OSPF
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.85%) PABX
1 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (34.62%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Automotive
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Billing
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Telemarketing Executive
5 3 (11.54%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Management Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (38.46%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) HTML5
4 9 (34.62%) WCF
4 9 (34.62%) WPF
5 5 (19.23%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) iPhone
1 9 (34.62%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
1 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) CRM
2 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
3 5 (19.23%) B2C
3 5 (19.23%) Telemarketing
3 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 4 (15.38%) Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Web Design
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Segmentation
5 3 (11.54%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Business Development
6 2 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
1 9 (34.62%) C#
1 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 4 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) MCP
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Apple
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Brocade
2 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.85%) F5
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Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
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