The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 27 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing B2B 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.38% - 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £30,500 - £17,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
B2B
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 221 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.00% 94.44% 82.42%
Number of salaries quoted 124 120 142
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

B2B
Salary Trend in Chester

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

B2B Salary Trend in Chester

B2B
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for B2B.

1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Web Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) B2C
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Flash
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Information Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
2 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
2 5 (71.43%) Prototyping
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Designer
1 5 (71.43%) UX Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) Flash
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) B2C
2 5 (71.43%) Information Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Prototyping
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
2 5 (71.43%) Web Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA