The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 247 343 321
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -22
Permanent jobs citing B2B 1243 724 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.13% 0.71% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.90% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 823 540 683
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88420 80219 86231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.74% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71927 66287 74078
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
B2B
UK

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +76 653 £50,000 - 96
South East +55 264 £42,500 -5.55% 20
East of England +14 71 £32,500 -9.72% 11
Yorkshire +10 56 £37,500 +40.18% 8
North West -6 53 £28,000 -27.27% 7
South West +13 50 £30,000 -14.28% 14
West Midlands +25 44 £35,000 +7.69% 7
East Midlands -11 22 £43,750 +2.94% 4
North East +3 9 £65,000 +38.29% 1
Midlands - 5 - - 1
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 843 (36.10%) Marketing
2 641 (27.45%) B2C
3 506 (21.67%) HTML
4 468 (20.04%) Finance
5 440 (18.84%) SQL
6 430 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 425 (18.20%) E-Commerce
8 393 (16.83%) CSS
9 380 (16.27%) Degree
10 361 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
11 347 (14.86%) XML
12 306 (13.10%) CRM
13 300 (12.85%) Project Management
14 299 (12.81%) Java
15 289 (12.38%) Analytics
16 288 (12.33%) .NET
17 271 (11.61%) SQL Server
18 251 (10.75%) Scrum
19 247 (10.58%) C#
20 246 (10.54%) Web Services
21 240 (10.28%) Digital Marketing
22 228 (9.76%) SEO
23 221 (9.46%) Social Media
24 210 (8.99%) Microsoft
25 207 (8.87%) Retail
26 195 (8.35%) ASP.NET
27 193 (8.27%) MVC
28 190 (8.14%) Oracle
29 187 (8.01%) Business Development
30 186 (7.97%) jQuery

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 141 (6.04%) CMS
2 81 (3.47%) Tomcat
3 79 (3.38%) Apache
4 48 (2.06%) Drupal
5 45 (1.93%) WebSphere
6 36 (1.54%) IIS
7 35 (1.50%) SAS
8 33 (1.41%) WordPress
9 31 (1.33%) Node.js
10 29 (1.24%) Umbraco
11 28 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
12 27 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
13 22 (0.94%) Apache Solr
14 21 (0.90%) SharePoint
15 19 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
15 19 (0.81%) Liferay
16 18 (0.77%) Alfresco
17 14 (0.60%) nginx
17 14 (0.60%) Confluence
18 12 (0.51%) GlassFish
Applications
1 148 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 93 (3.98%) MS Office
3 76 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 59 (2.53%) Photoshop
5 32 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 25 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
8 16 (0.69%) InDesign
9 13 (0.56%) MS Project
10 5 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.17%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.17%) SPSS
11 4 (0.17%) FastStats
12 3 (0.13%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.086%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.043%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.043%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 84 (3.60%) Google Analytics
2 48 (2.06%) Magento
3 37 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.51%) WebTrends
5 11 (0.47%) Tridion
6 10 (0.43%) SiteCatalyst
7 9 (0.39%) SAP CRM
8 7 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.26%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
12 2 (0.086%) Oracle CRM
12 2 (0.086%) Visualfiles
12 2 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 103 (4.41%) SaaS
2 49 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.56%) IaaS
4 13 (0.56%) Office 365
5 9 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.34%) PaaS
7 5 (0.21%) Force.com
7 5 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.17%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
9 3 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (0.13%) Route 53
10 1 (0.043%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.60%) Internet
2 40 (1.71%) SNMP
3 31 (1.33%) VoIP
4 27 (1.16%) Firewall
5 23 (0.99%) HTTP
6 19 (0.81%) Unified Communications
7 17 (0.73%) SMTP
8 16 (0.69%) TCP/IP
8 16 (0.69%) DNS
8 16 (0.69%) Wireless
9 14 (0.60%) 4G
10 13 (0.56%) GSM
10 13 (0.56%) FTP
11 12 (0.51%) Extranet
11 12 (0.51%) LTE
12 11 (0.47%) Radio Access Network
12 11 (0.47%) Network Security
12 11 (0.47%) SMS
12 11 (0.47%) UMTS
12 11 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 112 (4.80%) MySQL
3 97 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 67 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 59 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (2.23%) RDBMS
7 43 (1.84%) NoSQL
8 39 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 34 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (1.33%) MS Access
11 30 (1.28%) MongoDB
12 26 (1.11%) DTS
13 24 (1.03%) Hadoop
13 24 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (0.94%) Big Data
14 22 (0.94%) PowerCenter
15 19 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
16 18 (0.77%) BODI
17 16 (0.69%) OLAP
17 16 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 89 (3.81%) Subversion
2 76 (3.25%) Selenium
3 49 (2.10%) Git (software)
4 47 (2.01%) Eclipse
5 46 (1.97%) Ant
6 42 (1.80%) JIRA
7 30 (1.28%) SoapUI
8 28 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 27 (1.16%) FitNesse
10 26 (1.11%) Visual Studio
11 24 (1.03%) Axure RP
12 20 (0.86%) SpecFlow
13 19 (0.81%) Cucumber
14 13 (0.56%) WebDriver
15 12 (0.51%) Jenkins
16 11 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
17 10 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 8 (0.34%) JSUnit
18 8 (0.34%) Maven
18 8 (0.34%) QUnit
General
1 843 (36.10%) Marketing
2 468 (20.04%) Finance
3 207 (8.87%) Retail
4 182 (7.79%) Telecoms
5 137 (5.87%) Publishing
6 131 (5.61%) Advertising
7 73 (3.13%) Banking
8 58 (2.48%) Games
9 57 (2.44%) Legal
10 42 (1.80%) Billing
11 32 (1.37%) Manufacturing
12 25 (1.07%) German Language
12 25 (1.07%) Law
13 17 (0.73%) Back Office
14 16 (0.69%) Front Office
15 15 (0.64%) Multimedia
15 15 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.51%) Automotive
16 12 (0.51%) French Language
17 10 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 522 (22.36%) Developer
2 292 (12.51%) Analyst
3 144 (6.17%) Architect
4 129 (5.52%) Product Manager
4 129 (5.52%) Business Analyst
5 117 (5.01%) Project Manager
6 110 (4.71%) Senior Developer
7 109 (4.67%) Java Developer
7 109 (4.67%) .NET Developer
8 106 (4.54%) Web Developer
8 106 (4.54%) Consultant
9 99 (4.24%) Account Manager
9 99 (4.24%) Designer
10 96 (4.11%) Marketing Manager
11 77 (3.30%) Senior Manager
12 74 (3.17%) Business Manager
13 72 (3.08%) C# Developer
14 62 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
15 60 (2.57%) C# .NET Developer
16 55 (2.36%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (21.67%) HTML
2 393 (16.83%) CSS
3 347 (14.86%) XML
4 288 (12.33%) .NET
5 246 (10.54%) Web Services
6 195 (8.35%) ASP.NET
7 186 (7.97%) jQuery
8 132 (5.65%) HTML5
9 120 (5.14%) SOAP
10 104 (4.45%) Spring
11 100 (4.28%) JSP
12 95 (4.07%) XSLT
13 94 (4.03%) Hibernate
14 88 (3.77%) Servlets
15 83 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 82 (3.51%) .NET Framework
17 78 (3.34%) J2EE
18 75 (3.21%) CSS3
19 72 (3.08%) Ajax
19 72 (3.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 221 (9.46%) Social Media
2 99 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
3 92 (3.94%) Computer Science
4 77 (3.30%) iPad
5 74 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 62 (2.66%) Open Source
7 61 (2.61%) Digital Media
8 55 (2.36%) Management Information System
9 53 (2.27%) Mathematics
10 50 (2.14%) Inversion of Control
11 34 (1.46%) Mainframe
12 33 (1.41%) Graphic Design
13 32 (1.37%) iPhone
14 26 (1.11%) FMCG
14 26 (1.11%) Copywriting
15 24 (1.03%) Statistics
16 19 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
17 18 (0.77%) Visualisation
18 17 (0.73%) New Media
18 17 (0.73%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 149 (6.38%) Linux
2 144 (6.17%) Windows
3 84 (3.60%) Android
4 68 (2.91%) Apple iOS
5 62 (2.66%) UNIX
6 30 (1.28%) Solaris
7 23 (0.99%) AIX
8 20 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (0.56%) CentOS
10 13 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.51%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.34%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
13 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.21%) Debian
15 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (27.45%) B2C
2 425 (18.20%) E-Commerce
3 361 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
4 306 (13.10%) CRM
5 300 (12.85%) Project Management
6 289 (12.38%) Analytics
7 251 (10.75%) Scrum
8 240 (10.28%) Digital Marketing
9 228 (9.76%) SEO
10 193 (8.27%) MVC
11 187 (8.01%) Business Development
12 168 (7.19%) TDD
13 150 (6.42%) SOA
13 150 (6.42%) Product Management
14 126 (5.40%) Web Development
15 120 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
16 118 (5.05%) OO
17 109 (4.67%) PRINCE2
18 105 (4.50%) Time Management
19 104 (4.45%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 440 (18.84%) SQL
2 430 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 299 (12.81%) Java
4 247 (10.58%) C#
5 152 (6.51%) PHP
6 48 (2.06%) Perl
7 45 (1.93%) Ruby
8 33 (1.41%) C
9 32 (1.37%) Python
10 31 (1.33%) VB
11 27 (1.16%) VB.NET
11 27 (1.16%) VBA
12 26 (1.11%) T-SQL
13 25 (1.07%) PHP5
14 17 (0.73%) Apex Code
15 16 (0.69%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.47%) Bash Shell
16 11 (0.47%) Groovy
16 11 (0.47%) Objective-C
17 9 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 380 (16.27%) Degree
2 28 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
4 18 (0.77%) ACCA
5 17 (0.73%) MCP
6 16 (0.69%) MCAD
6 16 (0.69%) MCSD
7 15 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (0.56%) ISEB
9 12 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.43%) MBA
11 8 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.26%) PMP
13 6 (0.26%) CCIE
13 6 (0.26%) CCNP
14 3 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.086%) MCSE
15 2 (0.086%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (6.90%) QA
2 36 (1.54%) SLA
3 25 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.043%) RosettaNet
6 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.30%) KVM
2 7 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.17%) Varnish
4 3 (0.13%) Xen
5 2 (0.086%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 25 (1.07%) Puppet
2 14 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.51%) OpenSSO
4 9 (0.39%) Opsview
4 9 (0.39%) Nagios
5 6 (0.26%) ZABBIX
5 6 (0.26%) Capistrano
5 6 (0.26%) HAProxy
6 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.086%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.043%) Salt
Vendors
1 210 (8.99%) Microsoft
2 190 (8.14%) Oracle
3 175 (7.49%) Google
4 115 (4.93%) Salesforce.com
5 89 (3.81%) Facebook
6 69 (2.96%) hybris
7 64 (2.74%) Twitter
8 59 (2.53%) Adobe
9 54 (2.31%) SAP
10 51 (2.18%) JBoss
11 50 (2.14%) HP
12 49 (2.10%) ATG
13 44 (1.88%) Informatica
14 43 (1.84%) VMware
15 40 (1.71%) Demandware
16 39 (1.67%) Siebel
16 39 (1.67%) webMethods
17 38 (1.63%) IBM
18 36 (1.54%) Cisco
19 33 (1.41%) Business Objects
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Based On Experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Command Alkon
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Aspire
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus Exec package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Key Computers
Salary: Up to £17,000 basic (depending on experience) plus uncapped commission
Posted: 21 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
networx
Salary: £25k - 28k p.a. + up to 20% bonus + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £32k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday