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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 249 338 328
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -10
Permanent jobs citing B2B 1189 755 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.10% 0.74% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.93% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 790 576 640
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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
87003 81075 87515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.74% 79.39% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 70060 66935 74947
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 £75,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +88 636 £50,000 - 61
South East +48 236 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Yorkshire +11 61 £31,250 +25.00% 6
East of England +3 60 £31,000 -34.73% 8
North West -8 55 £28,000 -27.27% 6
West Midlands +9 46 £35,000 +16.66% 6
East Midlands -2 33 £40,000 -5.88% 4
South West -3 28 £32,500 -7.14% 10
North East +6 10 £65,000 +23.22% 2
Midlands - 6 £65,000 -
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 813 (35.16%) Marketing
2 627 (27.12%) B2C
3 498 (21.54%) HTML
4 449 (19.42%) JavaScript
5 444 (19.20%) Finance
6 435 (18.81%) SQL
6 435 (18.81%) E-Commerce
7 388 (16.78%) Degree
8 384 (16.61%) CSS
9 350 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
10 332 (14.36%) XML
11 306 (13.24%) Project Management
12 298 (12.89%) Java
13 296 (12.80%) CRM
14 293 (12.67%) .NET
15 283 (12.24%) SQL Server
16 259 (11.20%) C#
17 258 (11.16%) Web Services
18 252 (10.90%) Analytics
19 240 (10.38%) Scrum
20 237 (10.25%) Digital Marketing
21 218 (9.43%) Microsoft
22 217 (9.39%) SEO
22 217 (9.39%) Social Media
23 207 (8.95%) Retail
24 205 (8.87%) ASP.NET
25 190 (8.22%) Oracle
26 186 (8.04%) MVC
27 182 (7.87%) jQuery
28 175 (7.57%) Business Development

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 144 (6.23%) CMS
2 73 (3.16%) Apache
3 71 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 46 (1.99%) WebSphere
4 46 (1.99%) Drupal
5 34 (1.47%) IIS
6 31 (1.34%) SAS
6 31 (1.34%) Node.js
7 29 (1.25%) WordPress
8 28 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
8 28 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
9 27 (1.17%) Umbraco
10 21 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
11 19 (0.82%) SharePoint
12 18 (0.78%) Apache Solr
13 16 (0.69%) Liferay
14 15 (0.65%) Alfresco
15 14 (0.61%) nginx
16 11 (0.48%) GlassFish
16 11 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 162 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 88 (3.81%) MS Office
3 67 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (2.42%) Photoshop
5 39 (1.69%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.65%) InDesign
9 13 (0.56%) MS Project
10 5 (0.22%) SPSS
10 5 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.17%) FastStats
12 3 (0.13%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.13%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.087%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.043%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.043%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 73 (3.16%) Google Analytics
2 46 (1.99%) Magento
3 38 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.61%) WebTrends
5 11 (0.48%) Tridion
5 11 (0.48%) SAP CRM
6 10 (0.43%) SiteCatalyst
7 8 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.26%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (0.17%) SAP R/3
12 3 (0.13%) Visualfiles
12 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 2 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 109 (4.71%) SaaS
2 43 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.56%) IaaS
5 9 (0.39%) Office 365
6 8 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.30%) MailChimp
8 5 (0.22%) Force.com
9 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.17%) PaaS
9 4 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.13%) Route 53
10 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 89 (3.85%) Internet
2 36 (1.56%) SNMP
3 28 (1.21%) VoIP
3 28 (1.21%) Firewall
4 24 (1.04%) HTTP
5 20 (0.87%) DNS
6 19 (0.82%) SMTP
7 18 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 18 (0.78%) Unified Communications
8 17 (0.74%) Wireless
9 14 (0.61%) Network Security
10 13 (0.56%) SSL
10 13 (0.56%) LAN
11 12 (0.52%) FTP
11 12 (0.52%) Extranet
12 11 (0.48%) WAN
13 10 (0.43%) GSM
13 10 (0.43%) 4G
14 9 (0.39%) LTE
14 9 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 115 (4.97%) MySQL
3 97 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 79 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 60 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (2.21%) NoSQL
7 49 (2.12%) RDBMS
8 41 (1.77%) Oracle Database
9 36 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 35 (1.51%) MS Access
11 34 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 27 (1.17%) Hadoop
13 26 (1.12%) DTS
14 24 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 24 (1.04%) Big Data
15 21 (0.91%) OLAP
16 19 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
17 18 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
18 17 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (0.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 90 (3.89%) Subversion
2 69 (2.98%) Selenium
3 51 (2.21%) Git (software)
4 48 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 43 (1.86%) Ant
6 39 (1.69%) JIRA
7 36 (1.56%) Visual Studio
8 30 (1.30%) Axure RP
9 28 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 27 (1.17%) SoapUI
11 24 (1.04%) FitNesse
12 16 (0.69%) WebDriver
13 15 (0.65%) Cucumber
13 15 (0.65%) SpecFlow
14 14 (0.61%) Jenkins
15 10 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 9 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (0.35%) JSUnit
17 8 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
17 8 (0.35%) QUnit
General
1 813 (35.16%) Marketing
2 444 (19.20%) Finance
3 207 (8.95%) Retail
4 162 (7.01%) Telecoms
5 134 (5.80%) Advertising
6 132 (5.71%) Publishing
7 73 (3.16%) Banking
8 62 (2.68%) Games
9 55 (2.38%) Legal
10 40 (1.73%) Billing
11 33 (1.43%) Manufacturing
12 31 (1.34%) Law
13 19 (0.82%) German Language
14 18 (0.78%) Front Office
15 16 (0.69%) Back Office
16 14 (0.61%) Automotive
17 11 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.48%) French Language
18 10 (0.43%) Multimedia
18 10 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 516 (22.32%) Developer
2 312 (13.49%) Analyst
3 146 (6.31%) Architect
4 139 (6.01%) Business Analyst
5 122 (5.28%) Product Manager
6 116 (5.02%) Project Manager
6 116 (5.02%) .NET Developer
7 109 (4.71%) Consultant
8 105 (4.54%) Senior Developer
9 100 (4.33%) Web Developer
10 99 (4.28%) Java Developer
10 99 (4.28%) Designer
11 96 (4.15%) Marketing Manager
12 91 (3.94%) Account Manager
13 78 (3.37%) Senior Manager
14 72 (3.11%) C# Developer
15 66 (2.85%) Solutions Architect
16 61 (2.64%) Business Manager
17 58 (2.51%) Sales Executive
17 58 (2.51%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 498 (21.54%) HTML
2 384 (16.61%) CSS
3 332 (14.36%) XML
4 293 (12.67%) .NET
5 258 (11.16%) Web Services
6 205 (8.87%) ASP.NET
7 182 (7.87%) jQuery
8 124 (5.36%) HTML5
8 124 (5.36%) SOAP
9 99 (4.28%) Spring
10 93 (4.02%) JSP
11 89 (3.85%) Hibernate
12 88 (3.81%) .NET Framework
13 81 (3.50%) Servlets
14 80 (3.46%) XSLT
15 76 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 74 (3.20%) Ajax
17 72 (3.11%) REST
18 71 (3.07%) WCF
19 70 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 217 (9.39%) Social Media
2 85 (3.68%) Computer Science
3 81 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
4 75 (3.24%) Mobile App
5 73 (3.16%) iPad
6 58 (2.51%) Open Source
6 58 (2.51%) Digital Media
7 51 (2.21%) Management Information System
8 50 (2.16%) Mathematics
9 39 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
10 36 (1.56%) Graphic Design
11 35 (1.51%) Mainframe
12 33 (1.43%) iPhone
13 30 (1.30%) FMCG
14 27 (1.17%) Statistics
15 24 (1.04%) Copywriting
16 18 (0.78%) New Media
17 17 (0.74%) Smart Meter
18 16 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
19 15 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 143 (6.19%) Linux
2 141 (6.10%) Windows
3 74 (3.20%) Android
4 63 (2.72%) Apple iOS
5 53 (2.29%) UNIX
6 25 (1.08%) Solaris
7 21 (0.91%) AIX
8 18 (0.78%) CentOS
9 17 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.43%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.39%) Debian
14 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
15 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.22%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.22%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.17%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (27.12%) B2C
2 435 (18.81%) E-Commerce
3 350 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
4 306 (13.24%) Project Management
5 296 (12.80%) CRM
6 252 (10.90%) Analytics
7 240 (10.38%) Scrum
8 237 (10.25%) Digital Marketing
9 217 (9.39%) SEO
10 186 (8.04%) MVC
11 175 (7.57%) Business Development
12 153 (6.62%) TDD
12 153 (6.62%) SOA
13 142 (6.14%) Product Management
14 127 (5.49%) OO
15 126 (5.45%) Web Development
16 116 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
17 107 (4.63%) ITIL
17 107 (4.63%) PRINCE2
18 104 (4.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 449 (19.42%) JavaScript
2 435 (18.81%) SQL
3 298 (12.89%) Java
4 259 (11.20%) C#
5 145 (6.27%) PHP
6 46 (1.99%) Ruby
7 45 (1.95%) Perl
8 39 (1.69%) Python
9 38 (1.64%) VB
10 35 (1.51%) VB.NET
10 35 (1.51%) C
11 32 (1.38%) T-SQL
12 30 (1.30%) VBA
13 27 (1.17%) PHP5
14 15 (0.65%) Apex Code
15 14 (0.61%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.48%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.48%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.43%) F#
17 10 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 388 (16.78%) Degree
2 29 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
4 18 (0.78%) ACCA
5 16 (0.69%) MCP
6 15 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (0.61%) MCAD
7 14 (0.61%) MCSD
8 12 (0.52%) ISEB
8 12 (0.52%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.43%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.39%) MBA
11 9 (0.39%) CCNP
12 8 (0.35%) CCIE
12 8 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.22%) PMP
13 5 (0.22%) CCNA
13 5 (0.22%) Postgraduate
13 5 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (7.57%) QA
2 39 (1.69%) SLA
3 18 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.043%) RosettaNet
7 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.35%) KVM
4 5 (0.22%) Varnish
5 3 (0.13%) Xen
6 2 (0.087%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.043%) vSphere
7 1 (0.043%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (1.17%) Puppet
2 13 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.48%) OpenSSO
4 7 (0.30%) Capistrano
4 7 (0.30%) Opsview
4 7 (0.30%) HAProxy
4 7 (0.30%) Nagios
4 7 (0.30%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.087%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.043%) Salt
Vendors
1 218 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 190 (8.22%) Oracle
3 157 (6.79%) Google
4 103 (4.46%) Salesforce.com
5 83 (3.59%) Facebook
6 66 (2.85%) hybris
7 62 (2.68%) Twitter
8 59 (2.55%) SAP
9 57 (2.47%) Adobe
10 54 (2.34%) HP
11 48 (2.08%) JBoss
12 47 (2.03%) ATG
13 45 (1.95%) VMware
13 45 (1.95%) IBM
14 37 (1.60%) Cisco
14 37 (1.60%) Informatica
14 37 (1.60%) webMethods
14 37 (1.60%) Demandware
15 36 (1.56%) Business Objects
16 35 (1.51%) Sitecore
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 to £18000 per annum - basic + commission ote yr1 35-50K
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £20000 per annum - Up to 30% commission OTE yr1 c£50K
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
Talent Spa
Salary: £16k - 20k per year + 30% commission, Bonus & Incentives
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, London
TheSmartList
Salary: + £2k performance related bonus after 6 months
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hounslow, London
TheSmartList
Salary: + £2k performance related bonus after 6 months
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Head Resourcing
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 20% Bonus with benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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