The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 100 83 86
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing B2B 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.92% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.08% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £80,000 £39,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.82% -39.61%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
B2B
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1220 1018 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 84.90% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 815 630 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

B2B
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

B2B Salary Trend in Edinburgh

B2B
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

B2B Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

B2B
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (53.33%) Business Development
2 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Telemarketing
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) Kafka
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) OLAP
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) OLAP
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Sales Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Account Manager
4 4 (26.67%) Internal Account Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Account Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Trainee
6 1 (6.67%) Trainee Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (13.33%) Kafka
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Development
2 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
2 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Telemarketing
3 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree