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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 274 333 356
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +23
Permanent jobs citing B2B 1094 777 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.78% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.96% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 736 588 605
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
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
86384 81135 87792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.07% 81.24% 79.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69594 67256 74952
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 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 17 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 +84 555 £50,000 -1.96% 68
South East +33 231 £40,000 -13.97% 21
North West -17 62 £30,000 -23.56% 14
East of England -17 54 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Yorkshire -2 51 £28,000 +6.66% 7
West Midlands -8 42 £35,000 +27.27% 12
East Midlands +12 36 £40,000 - 3
South West -23 28 £36,000 +20.00% 21
North East 0 9 £65,000 +23.22% 4
Midlands - 5 £65,000 -
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 789 (35.25%) Marketing
2 641 (28.64%) B2C
3 548 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 477 (21.31%) HTML
5 446 (19.93%) E-Commerce
6 442 (19.75%) JavaScript
7 420 (18.77%) Finance
8 401 (17.92%) SQL
9 374 (16.71%) Degree
10 370 (16.53%) CSS
11 320 (14.30%) Project Management
12 290 (12.96%) CRM
13 287 (12.82%) XML
14 286 (12.78%) .NET
15 272 (12.15%) Java
16 266 (11.89%) SQL Server
17 254 (11.35%) C#
18 244 (10.90%) Web Services
18 244 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
19 230 (10.28%) Digital Marketing
20 228 (10.19%) Analytics
21 220 (9.83%) Scrum
22 215 (9.61%) Social Media
23 211 (9.43%) Microsoft
24 209 (9.34%) ASP.NET
25 206 (9.20%) Retail
26 194 (8.67%) SEO
27 191 (8.53%) Business Development
28 188 (8.40%) jQuery
29 186 (8.31%) MVC

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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
1 145 (6.48%) CMS
2 71 (3.17%) Apache
3 60 (2.68%) Tomcat
4 42 (1.88%) Drupal
5 41 (1.83%) WebSphere
6 32 (1.43%) Node.js
7 27 (1.21%) IIS
8 26 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
9 25 (1.12%) Umbraco
10 24 (1.07%) WordPress
10 24 (1.07%) SAS
11 22 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
11 22 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
12 19 (0.85%) SharePoint
13 16 (0.71%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.63%) Liferay
15 13 (0.58%) Alfresco
16 12 (0.54%) Sitefinity
16 12 (0.54%) Orchard CMS
16 12 (0.54%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 163 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 87 (3.89%) MS Office
3 68 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (2.10%) Photoshop
5 40 (1.79%) MS Visio
6 23 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.71%) MS Project
8 13 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.36%) InDesign
10 6 (0.27%) SPSS
11 4 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.13%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.13%) FastStats
12 3 (0.13%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.045%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.045%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.045%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 70 (3.13%) Google Analytics
2 49 (2.19%) Magento
3 34 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.71%) SAP CRM
4 16 (0.71%) WebTrends
5 12 (0.54%) Tridion
6 10 (0.45%) SiteCatalyst
7 8 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.22%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.18%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 3 (0.13%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.13%) Visualfiles
11 2 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 101 (4.51%) SaaS
2 30 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.40%) IaaS
5 8 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.36%) MailChimp
6 6 (0.27%) Force.com
6 6 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.22%) Office 365
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
9 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.045%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.045%) Taleo
10 1 (0.045%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.045%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.57%) Internet
2 31 (1.39%) VoIP
2 31 (1.39%) SNMP
3 26 (1.16%) Firewall
4 24 (1.07%) Unified Communications
5 21 (0.94%) HTTP
6 17 (0.76%) Wireless
7 16 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.71%) DNS
8 15 (0.67%) SMTP
9 14 (0.63%) LAN
9 14 (0.63%) Extranet
9 14 (0.63%) Network Security
10 13 (0.58%) SSL
10 13 (0.58%) WAN
11 10 (0.45%) FTP
12 9 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (0.36%) LDAP
14 7 (0.31%) POP3
14 7 (0.31%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 115 (5.14%) MySQL
3 92 (4.11%) Relational Database
4 75 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 53 (2.37%) NoSQL
5 53 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (2.06%) RDBMS
7 41 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 31 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 30 (1.34%) MS Access
10 28 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (1.03%) Hadoop
12 22 (0.98%) OLAP
12 22 (0.98%) Big Data
13 20 (0.89%) Data Mining
14 19 (0.85%) DTS
15 18 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (0.63%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 83 (3.71%) Subversion
2 61 (2.73%) Selenium
3 56 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 46 (2.06%) Eclipse
5 38 (1.70%) Visual Studio
6 36 (1.61%) Ant
7 34 (1.52%) Axure RP
8 24 (1.07%) JIRA
9 21 (0.94%) SoapUI
9 21 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 19 (0.85%) FitNesse
11 17 (0.76%) WebDriver
12 15 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 13 (0.58%) Cucumber
13 13 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (0.54%) SpecFlow
14 12 (0.54%) Jenkins
15 8 (0.36%) Xcode
16 7 (0.31%) Maven
16 7 (0.31%) JUnit
General
1 789 (35.25%) Marketing
2 420 (18.77%) Finance
3 206 (9.20%) Retail
4 157 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 130 (5.81%) Advertising
6 117 (5.23%) Publishing
7 74 (3.31%) Banking
8 62 (2.77%) Games
9 57 (2.55%) Legal
10 37 (1.65%) Law
11 35 (1.56%) Billing
12 31 (1.39%) Manufacturing
13 24 (1.07%) German Language
14 20 (0.89%) Front Office
15 17 (0.76%) French Language
16 16 (0.71%) Back Office
17 15 (0.67%) Automotive
18 12 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (0.40%) Financial Institution
19 9 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 496 (22.16%) Developer
2 313 (13.99%) Analyst
3 141 (6.30%) Business Analyst
4 138 (6.17%) Architect
5 121 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 111 (4.96%) Project Manager
7 110 (4.92%) Consultant
8 101 (4.51%) Product Manager
9 99 (4.42%) Web Developer
10 95 (4.24%) Senior Developer
11 91 (4.07%) Marketing Manager
12 90 (4.02%) Designer
13 87 (3.89%) Java Developer
14 82 (3.66%) Account Manager
15 75 (3.35%) Senior Manager
16 69 (3.08%) C# Developer
17 67 (2.99%) Sales Executive
18 64 (2.86%) Business Manager
19 62 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
20 59 (2.64%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (21.31%) HTML
2 370 (16.53%) CSS
3 287 (12.82%) XML
4 286 (12.78%) .NET
5 244 (10.90%) Web Services
6 209 (9.34%) ASP.NET
7 188 (8.40%) jQuery
8 117 (5.23%) SOAP
9 116 (5.18%) HTML5
10 90 (4.02%) Spring
11 84 (3.75%) JSP
12 81 (3.62%) .NET Framework
13 78 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 77 (3.44%) Hibernate
15 75 (3.35%) Ajax
16 72 (3.22%) CSS3
17 71 (3.17%) REST
18 69 (3.08%) Servlets
19 66 (2.95%) J2EE
20 64 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 244 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 215 (9.61%) Social Media
3 149 (6.66%) User Experience
4 83 (3.71%) Mobile App
5 71 (3.17%) iPad
5 71 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 70 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 64 (2.86%) Open Source
8 55 (2.46%) Management Information System
9 52 (2.32%) Mathematics
10 49 (2.19%) Digital Media
11 35 (1.56%) Graphic Design
12 32 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
12 32 (1.43%) FMCG
13 31 (1.39%) iPhone
14 28 (1.25%) Statistics
15 21 (0.94%) Copywriting
16 20 (0.89%) Blog
17 18 (0.80%) Smart Meter
18 17 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 139 (6.21%) Linux
2 128 (5.72%) Windows
3 60 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 59 (2.64%) Android
5 52 (2.32%) UNIX
6 22 (0.98%) AIX
7 16 (0.71%) CentOS
8 14 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (0.54%) Solaris
10 10 (0.45%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.40%) Debian
12 8 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
14 6 (0.27%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.18%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.18%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (28.64%) B2C
2 548 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 446 (19.93%) E-Commerce
4 320 (14.30%) Project Management
5 290 (12.96%) CRM
6 230 (10.28%) Digital Marketing
7 228 (10.19%) Analytics
8 220 (9.83%) Scrum
9 194 (8.67%) SEO
10 191 (8.53%) Business Development
11 186 (8.31%) MVC
12 138 (6.17%) SOA
13 135 (6.03%) TDD
14 129 (5.76%) OO
15 118 (5.27%) Web Development
16 115 (5.14%) PRINCE2
17 114 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
17 114 (5.09%) Product Management
18 111 (4.96%) Content Management
19 101 (4.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 442 (19.75%) JavaScript
2 401 (17.92%) SQL
3 272 (12.15%) Java
4 254 (11.35%) C#
5 144 (6.43%) PHP
6 41 (1.83%) Ruby
7 38 (1.70%) Perl
7 38 (1.70%) Python
8 37 (1.65%) VB
9 36 (1.61%) VB.NET
10 31 (1.39%) T-SQL
10 31 (1.39%) VBA
10 31 (1.39%) C
11 30 (1.34%) PHP5
12 15 (0.67%) Objective-C
13 12 (0.54%) Apex Code
14 11 (0.49%) F#
14 11 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.49%) C++
15 10 (0.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 374 (16.71%) Degree
2 26 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 15 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (0.63%) ISEB
5 14 (0.63%) MCP
6 12 (0.54%) CCNP
6 12 (0.54%) ACCA
6 12 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.49%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.49%) MCAD
7 11 (0.49%) MCSD
7 11 (0.49%) CCIE
8 8 (0.36%) CCNA
8 8 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.36%) MBA
9 7 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.27%) MCSE
11 5 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (7.60%) QA
2 41 (1.83%) SLA
3 18 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.045%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 18 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.31%) KVM
4 5 (0.22%) Varnish
5 2 (0.089%) vCloud
5 2 (0.089%) vSphere
6 1 (0.045%) Xen
6 1 (0.045%) XenApp
6 1 (0.045%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (1.21%) Puppet
2 12 (0.54%) 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
1 211 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 176 (7.86%) Oracle
3 161 (7.19%) Google
4 114 (5.09%) Salesforce.com
5 81 (3.62%) Facebook
6 69 (3.08%) Twitter
7 65 (2.90%) SAP
8 57 (2.55%) hybris
9 49 (2.19%) Adobe
9 49 (2.19%) HP
10 43 (1.92%) ATG
11 42 (1.88%) IBM
12 41 (1.83%) VMware
13 39 (1.74%) JBoss
14 37 (1.65%) Sitecore
15 36 (1.61%) webMethods
15 36 (1.61%) Cisco
16 35 (1.56%) Siebel
17 33 (1.47%) Demandware
18 28 (1.25%) Apple
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASG International
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASG International
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Aspire
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £89999 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 42k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: from £30,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: from £25,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £71000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Argus Media
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £39,000 to £66,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: from £25,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum - OTE + Bens
Posted: Yesterday