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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 115 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing B2B 12 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.57% 0.70% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.89% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 2
Average salary £42,000 £27,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.72% -13.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,000 £40,350
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
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
1636 1682 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.28% 78.63% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1494 1061
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

B2B Salary Histogram in Birmingham

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) CRM
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) MCP
3 9 (37.50%) Apple
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) WCF
3 9 (37.50%) WPF
3 9 (37.50%) iPhone
3 9 (37.50%) HTML5
3 9 (37.50%) iPad
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) B2C
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (20.83%) Retail
6 5 (20.83%) Smart Meter
7 4 (16.67%) QA
7 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 4 (16.67%) Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 4 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
7 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (16.67%) Social Media

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 4 (16.67%) Billing
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Publishing
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
1 9 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing Executive
4 3 (12.50%) Designer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) webMethods Architect
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineering Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
1 9 (37.50%) WCF
1 9 (37.50%) WPF
1 9 (37.50%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) XSD
2 1 (4.17%) XSLT
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) iPhone
1 9 (37.50%) iPad
2 5 (20.83%) Smart Meter
3 4 (16.67%) Social Media
4 3 (12.50%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
2 10 (41.67%) CRM
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) B2C
6 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
7 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) ERP
9 1 (4.17%) EAI
9 1 (4.17%) ITIL
9 1 (4.17%) Service Management
9 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.17%) SEO
9 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) MCP
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) webMethods
3 2 (8.33%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Software AG
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Comission
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Head Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago