The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 256 333 351
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +18
Permanent jobs citing B2B 1167 762 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.08% 0.76% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.95% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 766 579 604
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
B2B
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87584 80194 86292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.81% 79.57% 78.08%
Number of salaries quoted 70464 66257 73769
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in England

B2B
Salary Trend in England

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

B2B Salary Trend in England

B2B
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

B2B Salary Histogram in England

B2B
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
London +75 606 £50,000 -1.96% 75
South East +47 240 £40,000 -14.89% 25
Yorkshire +10 63 £28,500 +14.00% 3
North West -9 57 £28,000 -29.11% 9
East of England -9 57 £35,000 -26.31% 15
West Midlands -2 43 £35,000 +16.66% 3
East Midlands +11 38 £40,000 -5.88% 4
South West -18 28 £35,000 +16.66% 10
North East -2 9 £65,000 +23.22% 3
Midlands - 7 £65,000 -
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 800 (35.86%) Marketing
2 626 (28.06%) B2C
3 484 (21.69%) HTML
4 446 (19.99%) JavaScript
5 426 (19.09%) E-Commerce
6 425 (19.05%) Finance
7 415 (18.60%) SQL
8 378 (16.94%) Degree
9 376 (16.85%) CSS
10 336 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
11 309 (13.85%) Project Management
12 307 (13.76%) XML
13 288 (12.91%) CRM
14 287 (12.86%) .NET
15 283 (12.68%) Java
16 271 (12.15%) SQL Server
17 254 (11.39%) C#
18 241 (10.80%) Web Services
19 240 (10.76%) Analytics
20 229 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
21 226 (10.13%) Scrum
22 222 (9.95%) Social Media
23 210 (9.41%) Microsoft
24 209 (9.37%) SEO
25 205 (9.19%) ASP.NET
26 200 (8.96%) Retail
27 182 (8.16%) MVC
28 181 (8.11%) jQuery
29 179 (8.02%) Oracle
30 173 (7.75%) Business Development

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 139 (6.23%) CMS
2 67 (3.00%) Apache
3 63 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 44 (1.97%) WebSphere
4 44 (1.97%) Drupal
5 33 (1.48%) Node.js
6 29 (1.30%) IIS
7 28 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
8 26 (1.17%) SAS
8 26 (1.17%) Umbraco
9 25 (1.12%) WordPress
10 23 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
11 22 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (0.85%) SharePoint
13 17 (0.76%) Apache Solr
14 16 (0.72%) Liferay
15 15 (0.67%) Alfresco
16 14 (0.63%) nginx
17 11 (0.49%) Sitefinity
17 11 (0.49%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 159 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 83 (3.72%) MS Office
3 69 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 55 (2.47%) Photoshop
5 39 (1.75%) MS Visio
6 23 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 20 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (0.63%) MS Project
9 13 (0.58%) InDesign
10 5 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.22%) SPSS
11 4 (0.18%) FastStats
12 3 (0.13%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.13%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.090%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.090%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.045%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.045%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 71 (3.18%) Google Analytics
2 47 (2.11%) Magento
3 36 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.72%) WebTrends
5 15 (0.67%) SAP CRM
6 12 (0.54%) Tridion
7 10 (0.45%) SiteCatalyst
8 7 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.27%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (0.18%) SAP R/3
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (0.13%) Visualfiles
13 2 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 2 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 99 (4.44%) SaaS
2 38 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.58%) IaaS
5 8 (0.36%) Office 365
5 8 (0.36%) MailChimp
5 8 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.27%) Force.com
8 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.18%) PaaS
8 4 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
8 4 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
9 3 (0.13%) Route 53
9 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.045%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.90%) Internet
2 34 (1.52%) SNMP
3 29 (1.30%) VoIP
4 27 (1.21%) Firewall
5 23 (1.03%) HTTP
6 20 (0.90%) Unified Communications
7 19 (0.85%) DNS
8 18 (0.81%) SMTP
9 17 (0.76%) TCP/IP
9 17 (0.76%) Wireless
10 14 (0.63%) Network Security
11 13 (0.58%) Extranet
11 13 (0.58%) LAN
12 12 (0.54%) WAN
12 12 (0.54%) FTP
12 12 (0.54%) SSL
13 9 (0.40%) LDAP
14 8 (0.36%) SMS
14 8 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (0.31%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 109 (4.89%) MySQL
3 94 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 77 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (2.33%) NoSQL
7 47 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 38 (1.70%) MongoDB
9 35 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 33 (1.48%) MS Access
11 32 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 26 (1.17%) Hadoop
13 24 (1.08%) DTS
14 23 (1.03%) Big Data
15 21 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (0.94%) OLAP
16 18 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
17 17 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (0.76%) Data Mining
18 15 (0.67%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 82 (3.68%) Subversion
2 67 (3.00%) Selenium
3 54 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 47 (2.11%) Eclipse
5 40 (1.79%) Ant
6 38 (1.70%) Visual Studio
7 31 (1.39%) Axure RP
8 30 (1.34%) JIRA
9 26 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 24 (1.08%) SoapUI
11 22 (0.99%) FitNesse
12 17 (0.76%) WebDriver
13 15 (0.67%) Cucumber
14 14 (0.63%) SpecFlow
14 14 (0.63%) Jenkins
15 12 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (0.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 7 (0.31%) Mocha
17 7 (0.31%) JSUnit
17 7 (0.31%) Maven
General
1 800 (35.86%) Marketing
2 425 (19.05%) Finance
3 200 (8.96%) Retail
4 155 (6.95%) Telecoms
5 130 (5.83%) Advertising
6 126 (5.65%) Publishing
7 65 (2.91%) Games
7 65 (2.91%) Banking
8 56 (2.51%) Legal
9 34 (1.52%) Billing
10 33 (1.48%) Manufacturing
10 33 (1.48%) Law
11 19 (0.85%) Front Office
12 18 (0.81%) German Language
13 15 (0.67%) Automotive
14 14 (0.63%) Back Office
15 11 (0.49%) French Language
16 10 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 492 (22.05%) Developer
2 312 (13.98%) Analyst
3 137 (6.14%) Business Analyst
4 133 (5.96%) Architect
5 115 (5.15%) .NET Developer
5 115 (5.15%) Product Manager
6 114 (5.11%) Project Manager
7 105 (4.71%) Consultant
8 97 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 96 (4.30%) Senior Developer
10 95 (4.26%) Designer
11 93 (4.17%) Marketing Manager
12 92 (4.12%) Java Developer
13 86 (3.85%) Account Manager
14 76 (3.41%) Senior Manager
15 69 (3.09%) C# Developer
16 64 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
17 60 (2.69%) Sales Executive
18 59 (2.64%) Business Manager
19 55 (2.47%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 484 (21.69%) HTML
2 376 (16.85%) CSS
3 307 (13.76%) XML
4 287 (12.86%) .NET
5 241 (10.80%) Web Services
6 205 (9.19%) ASP.NET
7 181 (8.11%) jQuery
8 118 (5.29%) HTML5
9 115 (5.15%) SOAP
10 91 (4.08%) Spring
11 88 (3.94%) JSP
12 84 (3.77%) .NET Framework
13 82 (3.68%) Hibernate
14 77 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 76 (3.41%) Ajax
15 76 (3.41%) Servlets
16 72 (3.23%) REST
17 71 (3.18%) CSS3
18 67 (3.00%) WCF
19 63 (2.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 222 (9.95%) Social Media
2 79 (3.54%) Computer Science
3 77 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 71 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
5 70 (3.14%) iPad
6 58 (2.60%) Open Source
7 56 (2.51%) Digital Media
8 52 (2.33%) Mathematics
9 48 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 37 (1.66%) Graphic Design
11 35 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
12 31 (1.39%) FMCG
12 31 (1.39%) iPhone
13 27 (1.21%) Statistics
14 23 (1.03%) Copywriting
15 22 (0.99%) Mainframe
16 19 (0.85%) New Media
17 17 (0.76%) Smart Meter
18 16 (0.72%) Blog
19 14 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 137 (6.14%) Linux
2 132 (5.92%) Windows
3 70 (3.14%) Android
4 65 (2.91%) Apple iOS
5 53 (2.38%) UNIX
6 22 (0.99%) AIX
7 17 (0.76%) Solaris
8 16 (0.72%) CentOS
9 14 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.45%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.36%) Debian
13 6 (0.27%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
13 6 (0.27%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.22%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.18%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.18%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 626 (28.06%) B2C
2 426 (19.09%) E-Commerce
3 336 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
4 309 (13.85%) Project Management
5 288 (12.91%) CRM
6 240 (10.76%) Analytics
7 229 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
8 226 (10.13%) Scrum
9 209 (9.37%) SEO
10 182 (8.16%) MVC
11 173 (7.75%) Business Development
12 142 (6.36%) TDD
13 138 (6.19%) SOA
14 132 (5.92%) Product Management
15 126 (5.65%) OO
16 115 (5.15%) Web Development
17 113 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
18 107 (4.80%) PRINCE2
19 103 (4.62%) Content Management
20 100 (4.48%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 446 (19.99%) JavaScript
2 415 (18.60%) SQL
3 283 (12.68%) Java
4 254 (11.39%) C#
5 141 (6.32%) PHP
6 45 (2.02%) Ruby
7 44 (1.97%) Perl
8 39 (1.75%) VB
8 39 (1.75%) Python
9 35 (1.57%) VB.NET
10 33 (1.48%) C
11 31 (1.39%) T-SQL
12 30 (1.34%) VBA
13 27 (1.21%) PHP5
14 15 (0.67%) Objective-C
15 14 (0.63%) Apex Code
16 11 (0.49%) Bash Shell
16 11 (0.49%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.45%) F#
17 10 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 378 (16.94%) Degree
2 26 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (0.72%) ACCA
4 15 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (0.63%) MCP
6 13 (0.58%) ISEB
7 12 (0.54%) MCAD
7 12 (0.54%) MCSD
7 12 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.49%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.40%) CCIE
9 9 (0.40%) CCNP
9 9 (0.40%) MBA
10 8 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.22%) CCNA
11 5 (0.22%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.22%) MCSE
11 5 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (7.75%) QA
2 38 (1.70%) SLA
3 17 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.045%) RosettaNet
7 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.36%) KVM
4 5 (0.22%) Varnish
5 3 (0.13%) Xen
6 1 (0.045%) vCloud
6 1 (0.045%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.045%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (1.21%) Puppet
2 13 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.36%) OpenSSO
4 7 (0.31%) Capistrano
4 7 (0.31%) Nagios
4 7 (0.31%) ZABBIX
4 7 (0.31%) HAProxy
4 7 (0.31%) Opsview
5 1 (0.045%) Control-M
5 1 (0.045%) Salt
5 1 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 210 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 179 (8.02%) Oracle
3 156 (6.99%) Google
4 103 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
5 84 (3.77%) Facebook
6 68 (3.05%) Twitter
7 63 (2.82%) SAP
8 61 (2.73%) hybris
9 56 (2.51%) Adobe
10 53 (2.38%) HP
11 44 (1.97%) ATG
12 43 (1.93%) VMware
13 42 (1.88%) JBoss
14 41 (1.84%) IBM
15 38 (1.70%) Sitecore
16 36 (1.61%) webMethods
17 35 (1.57%) Siebel
17 35 (1.57%) Cisco
17 35 (1.57%) Demandware
18 30 (1.34%) Informatica
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ThreePeople
Salary: £60000 per annum + uncapped OTE + car + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training, Commission, Car
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum bonus, healthcare, pension, life ass
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Based On Experience + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Montash
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Nuepc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago