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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 300 264 351
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +87
Permanent jobs citing B2B 991 1235 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 1.13% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.37% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 791 828 536
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.97%
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
86396 90140 82283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.75% 82.78% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71617 73137 67976
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -10 547 £50,000 - 61
South East +1 227 £45,000 +5.88% 30
East of England -21 46 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Yorkshire -19 40 £51,250 +64.00% 9
South West -20 40 £31,000 -4.61% 12
North West -18 34 £43,500 +55.35% 6
West Midlands -32 25 £40,000 +14.28% 6
East Midlands +2 22 £40,000 -15.78% 3
North East -15 5 £34,500 -46.92% 5
Midlands -20 1 £77,500 -
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 642 (32.28%) Marketing
2 538 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
3 472 (23.73%) B2C
4 405 (20.36%) E-Commerce
5 389 (19.56%) Finance
6 388 (19.51%) HTML
7 383 (19.26%) JavaScript
8 314 (15.79%) Degree
9 310 (15.59%) SQL
10 300 (15.08%) CRM
11 297 (14.93%) CSS
12 290 (14.58%) .NET
13 265 (13.32%) SQL Server
14 253 (12.72%) C#
15 243 (12.22%) Microsoft
16 240 (12.07%) Java
17 234 (11.76%) MVC
18 227 (11.41%) Project Management
19 224 (11.26%) Retail
20 214 (10.76%) Business Development
21 207 (10.41%) Scrum
22 204 (10.26%) Oracle
23 200 (10.06%) Analytics
24 184 (9.25%) ASP.NET
24 184 (9.25%) XML
25 171 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
26 166 (8.35%) Web Services
27 164 (8.25%) Social Media
28 162 (8.14%) jQuery
29 161 (8.09%) Digital Marketing

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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
1 103 (5.18%) CMS
2 49 (2.46%) IIS
3 47 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 45 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
5 38 (1.91%) WebSphere
6 31 (1.56%) Apache Solr
7 29 (1.46%) Apache
8 23 (1.16%) JBoss
8 23 (1.16%) WordPress
9 22 (1.11%) Umbraco
10 19 (0.96%) WebLogic
10 19 (0.96%) SharePoint
11 15 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
11 15 (0.75%) Drupal
12 14 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.65%) Sitefinity
14 11 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (0.50%) SugarCRM
15 10 (0.50%) Lync
16 9 (0.45%) Kentico
Applications
1 117 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 57 (2.87%) MS Office
3 56 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 41 (2.06%) Photoshop
5 38 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 30 (1.51%) MS Project
7 19 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
7 19 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
8 17 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 12 (0.60%) InDesign
10 11 (0.55%) Fireworks
11 10 (0.50%) SPSS
12 8 (0.40%) FastStats
13 4 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
15 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 36 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.11%) SAP ERP
2 22 (1.11%) Adobe Campaign
3 15 (0.75%) Magento
4 10 (0.50%) Unica
5 8 (0.40%) Agresso
5 8 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (0.35%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.30%) WebTrends
8 5 (0.25%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.20%) SAP SRM
9 4 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.15%) SAP Retail
10 3 (0.15%) SAP PS
11 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.10%) Infor M3
11 2 (0.10%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 147 (7.39%) SaaS
2 46 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (2.21%) Google Analytics
4 36 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (1.31%) PaaS
6 8 (0.40%) IaaS
7 7 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (0.30%) Office 365
9 5 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.25%) Force.com
10 2 (0.10%) GitHub
10 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.10%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.050%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.050%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.050%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.050%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.050%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 103 (5.18%) Internet
2 31 (1.56%) HTTP
3 18 (0.90%) Firewall
4 16 (0.80%) SAN
5 15 (0.75%) Extranet
5 15 (0.75%) WAN
6 14 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.70%) Intranet
7 13 (0.65%) SMS
8 12 (0.60%) LAN
8 12 (0.60%) DNS
8 12 (0.60%) Network Security
9 11 (0.55%) FTP
10 10 (0.50%) VPN
10 10 (0.50%) VoIP
11 8 (0.40%) MPLS
11 8 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (0.40%) WebEx
12 6 (0.30%) Wireless
12 6 (0.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (13.32%) SQL Server
2 88 (4.42%) Relational Database
3 84 (4.22%) NoSQL
4 75 (3.77%) MySQL
5 61 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (2.92%) Oracle Database
7 42 (2.11%) MongoDB
8 37 (1.86%) RDBMS
9 34 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (1.41%) MarkLogic
11 26 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
12 24 (1.21%) Hadoop
13 19 (0.96%) Data Mining
14 18 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (0.85%) JasperReports
16 15 (0.75%) Redis
17 14 (0.70%) Big Data
18 12 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 80 (4.02%) Git (software)
2 71 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 70 (3.52%) Subversion
4 56 (2.82%) Eclipse
5 50 (2.51%) Ant
6 38 (1.91%) NUnit
7 34 (1.71%) JIRA
8 33 (1.66%) Maven
9 31 (1.56%) Jasmine
9 31 (1.56%) Jenkins
10 29 (1.46%) SpecFlow
11 27 (1.36%) Axure RP
11 27 (1.36%) FitNesse
12 20 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
13 17 (0.85%) CruiseControl
13 17 (0.85%) JUnit
14 15 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (0.75%) Selenium
15 12 (0.60%) QUnit
15 12 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 642 (32.28%) Marketing
2 389 (19.56%) Finance
3 224 (11.26%) Retail
4 152 (7.64%) Telecoms
5 81 (4.07%) Back Office
6 77 (3.87%) Advertising
7 68 (3.42%) Publishing
8 57 (2.87%) German Language
9 51 (2.56%) Games
10 42 (2.11%) Banking
11 40 (2.01%) Billing
12 34 (1.71%) Legal
13 33 (1.66%) Manufacturing
14 27 (1.36%) Law
14 27 (1.36%) French Language
15 20 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (1.01%) Automotive
16 19 (0.96%) Swedish Language
17 14 (0.70%) Danish Language
18 13 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 465 (23.38%) Developer
2 208 (10.46%) Analyst
3 156 (7.84%) Account Manager
4 141 (7.09%) Consultant
5 125 (6.28%) Architect
6 91 (4.58%) Marketing Manager
7 89 (4.47%) Project Manager
8 87 (4.37%) Product Manager
9 86 (4.32%) Senior Manager
10 84 (4.22%) Designer
11 80 (4.02%) Business Analyst
12 77 (3.87%) Web Developer
13 74 (3.72%) Java Developer
14 71 (3.57%) .NET Developer
15 68 (3.42%) Development Manager
15 68 (3.42%) Senior Developer
16 57 (2.87%) Sales Manager
17 51 (2.56%) C# Developer
18 50 (2.51%) Software Engineer
19 49 (2.46%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (19.51%) HTML
2 297 (14.93%) CSS
3 290 (14.58%) .NET
4 184 (9.25%) ASP.NET
4 184 (9.25%) XML
5 166 (8.35%) Web Services
6 162 (8.14%) jQuery
7 127 (6.39%) HTML5
8 122 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 117 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 109 (5.48%) CSS3
10 109 (5.48%) WCF
11 107 (5.38%) SOAP
12 99 (4.98%) JSON
13 94 (4.73%) Ajax
14 79 (3.97%) .NET Framework
15 76 (3.82%) Spring
16 71 (3.57%) REST
17 62 (3.12%) JSP
18 58 (2.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 171 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (8.25%) Social Media
3 153 (7.69%) User Experience
4 128 (6.44%) Mobile App
5 64 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (2.51%) Blog
7 48 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 48 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 42 (2.11%) Data Centre
9 41 (2.06%) Digital Media
10 33 (1.66%) Copywriting
11 28 (1.41%) FMCG
12 24 (1.21%) iPad
13 20 (1.01%) Mathematics
14 19 (0.96%) Client/Server
14 19 (0.96%) Statistics
15 18 (0.90%) Algorithms
16 15 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (0.70%) Handset
17 14 (0.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 131 (6.59%) Windows
2 116 (5.83%) Linux
3 95 (4.78%) Apple iOS
4 74 (3.72%) UNIX
5 71 (3.57%) Android
6 21 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (1.06%) Solaris
7 15 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.50%) Ubuntu
9 10 (0.50%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.40%) CentOS
11 7 (0.35%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.20%) zOS
13 4 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.15%) VMS
15 2 (0.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
2 472 (23.73%) B2C
3 405 (20.36%) E-Commerce
4 300 (15.08%) CRM
5 234 (11.76%) MVC
6 227 (11.41%) Project Management
7 214 (10.76%) Business Development
8 207 (10.41%) Scrum
9 200 (10.06%) Analytics
10 161 (8.09%) Digital Marketing
11 131 (6.59%) OO
12 130 (6.54%) SEO
13 120 (6.03%) Software Engineering
14 112 (5.63%) TDD
15 101 (5.08%) ERP
16 90 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
17 87 (4.37%) SOA
17 87 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
17 87 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
18 84 (4.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 383 (19.26%) JavaScript
2 310 (15.59%) SQL
3 253 (12.72%) C#
4 240 (12.07%) Java
5 114 (5.73%) PHP
6 53 (2.66%) PL/SQL
7 31 (1.56%) C
8 29 (1.46%) Ruby
8 29 (1.46%) Objective-C
9 28 (1.41%) Perl
10 27 (1.36%) T-SQL
11 26 (1.31%) Python
12 21 (1.06%) XQuery
13 20 (1.01%) Shell Script
14 19 (0.96%) AWK
14 19 (0.96%) C++
15 18 (0.90%) sed
16 16 (0.80%) VB.NET
17 15 (0.75%) VB
17 15 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 314 (15.79%) Degree
2 13 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (0.50%) PMI Certification
3 10 (0.50%) CCIE
4 9 (0.45%) CCNP
5 7 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.30%) CISA
6 6 (0.30%) CISM
6 6 (0.30%) MCP
6 6 (0.30%) CISSP
7 5 (0.25%) PMP
8 4 (0.20%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.20%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.20%) ISEB
8 4 (0.20%) MBA
9 3 (0.15%) CCDP
9 3 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (5.88%) QA
2 22 (1.11%) SLA
3 10 (0.50%) P3O
4 6 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.25%) COBIT
6 4 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.20%) RosettaNet
6 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.20%) Firmware
4 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.10%) XenApp
4 2 (0.10%) vSphere
5 1 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.050%) Docker
5 1 (0.050%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (0.90%) SCOM
3 16 (0.80%) Graphite
4 15 (0.75%) Ansible
5 14 (0.70%) Puppet
6 12 (0.60%) Vagrant
7 9 (0.45%) MOM
7 9 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
8 8 (0.40%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.40%) logstash
8 8 (0.40%) Kibana
9 5 (0.25%) Dollar Universe
9 5 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.25%) Control-M
10 3 (0.15%) Nagios
11 2 (0.10%) WMI
11 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.10%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.10%) Opsview
12 1 (0.050%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 243 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 204 (10.26%) Oracle
3 116 (5.83%) Salesforce.com
4 97 (4.88%) Google
5 89 (4.47%) SAP
6 71 (3.57%) Adobe
7 69 (3.47%) hybris
8 56 (2.82%) Facebook
9 54 (2.71%) VMware
10 51 (2.56%) Twitter
11 46 (2.31%) Cisco
12 43 (2.16%) IBM
13 30 (1.51%) HP
14 26 (1.31%) Zend
15 25 (1.26%) Informatica
15 25 (1.26%) Apple
16 24 (1.21%) Marketo
17 22 (1.11%) Omniture
18 21 (1.06%) Sitecore
18 21 (1.06%) BMC
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
24 Seven
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Salary: £36000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Connexus Claims Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Full Package
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: Attractive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, full bens and Hybris training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Pollinate
Salary: competitive basic + equity
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + commission
Posted: Yesterday