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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 291 301 295
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing B2B 940 900 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.93% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.12% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 694 649 812
Average salary £46,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,800 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
80359 80047 83600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.35% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 64585 71490
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +29 472 £52,500 - 69
South East +3 236 £40,000 -11.11% 28
North West -17 92 £35,000 -2.77% 14
East Midlands +1 30 £67,500 +11.57% 8
East of England -13 30 £40,000 +33.33% 6
South West -11 27 £35,000 - 14
Yorkshire -16 26 £38,750 +29.16% 10
West Midlands -19 25 £34,000 -23.16% 12
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 681 (35.56%) Marketing
2 472 (24.65%) B2C
3 449 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
4 372 (19.43%) HTML
5 354 (18.49%) JavaScript
6 353 (18.43%) Degree
7 330 (17.23%) E-Commerce
8 319 (16.66%) SQL
9 315 (16.45%) CSS
10 311 (16.24%) Finance
11 301 (15.72%) Project Management
12 274 (14.31%) .NET
13 248 (12.95%) Business Development
14 245 (12.79%) C#
15 244 (12.74%) Microsoft
16 237 (12.38%) CRM
17 219 (11.44%) XML
18 202 (10.55%) MVC
19 195 (10.18%) ASP.NET
20 194 (10.13%) Digital Marketing
21 191 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
22 187 (9.77%) SQL Server
23 184 (9.61%) Retail
24 179 (9.35%) MS Excel
25 177 (9.24%) Java
26 166 (8.67%) jQuery
27 162 (8.46%) Analytics
28 160 (8.36%) Web Services
28 160 (8.36%) Scrum
29 158 (8.25%) OO

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 134 (7.00%) CMS
2 48 (2.51%) WordPress
3 39 (2.04%) Apache
4 36 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (1.36%) Umbraco
6 25 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 25 (1.31%) IIS
7 20 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 20 (1.04%) Drupal
8 18 (0.94%) Confluence
9 17 (0.89%) Tomcat
10 16 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 16 (0.84%) Node.js
11 12 (0.63%) FileNet
11 12 (0.63%) Documentum
11 12 (0.63%) SAS
12 11 (0.57%) CICS
12 11 (0.57%) MQSeries
13 10 (0.52%) Sitefinity
13 10 (0.52%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 179 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 69 (3.60%) MS Office
3 55 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 45 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 35 (1.83%) MS Project
6 32 (1.67%) Photoshop
7 19 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.42%) SPSS
10 6 (0.31%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.26%) InDesign
12 4 (0.21%) FastStats
13 3 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.052%) Final Cut Pro
15 1 (0.052%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.052%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 54 (2.82%) Google Analytics
2 32 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 31 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
4 22 (1.15%) Magento
5 18 (0.94%) SAP CRM
6 14 (0.73%) SAP ERP
7 11 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
8 9 (0.47%) WebTrends
9 7 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.37%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 4 (0.21%) SAP R/3
10 4 (0.21%) Tridion
11 3 (0.16%) Agresso
11 3 (0.16%) SAP HR
11 3 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 3 (0.16%) Visualfiles
11 3 (0.16%) Fredhopper
12 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
12 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 77 (4.02%) SaaS
2 18 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.31%) OpenShift
6 5 (0.26%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.26%) Force.com
6 5 (0.26%) MailChimp
7 4 (0.21%) GitHub
8 2 (0.10%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.10%) IaaS
8 2 (0.10%) Office 365
9 1 (0.052%) Taleo
9 1 (0.052%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.052%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.052%) Heroku
9 1 (0.052%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.052%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 105 (5.48%) Internet
2 49 (2.56%) HTTP
3 33 (1.72%) Firewall
4 25 (1.31%) Unified Communications
5 24 (1.25%) VoIP
6 20 (1.04%) Wireless
7 18 (0.94%) FTP
8 17 (0.89%) LAN
8 17 (0.89%) WAN
9 15 (0.78%) Network Security
9 15 (0.78%) LTE
10 14 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (0.52%) Intranet
11 10 (0.52%) SAN
12 9 (0.47%) MPLS
12 9 (0.47%) SSL
13 8 (0.42%) DNS
13 8 (0.42%) TCP/IP
14 7 (0.37%) SNMP
14 7 (0.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 86 (4.49%) MySQL
3 76 (3.97%) NoSQL
4 62 (3.24%) MongoDB
5 45 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (2.04%) Relational Database
7 32 (1.67%) Big Data
8 29 (1.51%) Oracle Database
9 23 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (0.99%) Data Mining
12 18 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (0.89%) OLAP
14 15 (0.78%) Hadoop
14 15 (0.78%) Redis
15 14 (0.73%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.63%) CouchDB
17 10 (0.52%) RavenDB
17 10 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (2.66%) Git (software)
2 45 (2.35%) Visual Studio
3 43 (2.25%) Subversion
4 39 (2.04%) JIRA
5 31 (1.62%) Axure RP
6 28 (1.46%) Selenium
7 18 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 16 (0.84%) WebDriver
8 16 (0.84%) Jenkins
9 15 (0.78%) SoapUI
9 15 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (0.73%) Maven
10 14 (0.73%) Eclipse
11 13 (0.68%) Ant
12 11 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
12 11 (0.57%) Xcode
12 11 (0.57%) Firebug
12 11 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 9 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (0.42%) JUnit
General
1 681 (35.56%) Marketing
2 311 (16.24%) Finance
3 184 (9.61%) Retail
4 157 (8.20%) Telecoms
5 111 (5.80%) Advertising
6 59 (3.08%) Games
7 57 (2.98%) Banking
8 47 (2.45%) Law
9 45 (2.35%) Publishing
10 42 (2.19%) German Language
11 40 (2.09%) Legal
12 33 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 30 (1.57%) French Language
14 23 (1.20%) Multimedia
15 18 (0.94%) Manufacturing
16 17 (0.89%) Billing
17 16 (0.84%) Front Office
17 16 (0.84%) Automotive
17 16 (0.84%) Local Government
18 15 (0.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 389 (20.31%) Developer
2 179 (9.35%) Analyst
3 152 (7.94%) Architect
4 114 (5.95%) .NET Developer
5 109 (5.69%) Consultant
6 89 (4.65%) Account Manager
7 87 (4.54%) Marketing Manager
8 80 (4.18%) Business Analyst
9 79 (4.13%) Web Developer
10 75 (3.92%) Designer
11 68 (3.55%) Development Manager
12 67 (3.50%) C# Developer
13 64 (3.34%) Senior Developer
14 61 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
14 61 (3.19%) Project Manager
14 61 (3.19%) ASP.NET Developer
15 57 (2.98%) Business Manager
15 57 (2.98%) Marketing Executive
16 56 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
17 53 (2.77%) Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (19.43%) HTML
2 315 (16.45%) CSS
3 274 (14.31%) .NET
4 219 (11.44%) XML
5 195 (10.18%) ASP.NET
6 166 (8.67%) jQuery
7 160 (8.36%) Web Services
8 105 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 103 (5.38%) SOAP
10 90 (4.70%) .NET Framework
11 89 (4.65%) HTML5
12 87 (4.54%) Ajax
13 81 (4.23%) WCF
14 71 (3.71%) J2EE
15 64 (3.34%) REST
15 64 (3.34%) ASP.NET Web API
16 60 (3.13%) JSON
17 59 (3.08%) CSS3
18 48 (2.51%) XSD
19 44 (2.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 191 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (8.20%) Social Media
3 122 (6.37%) User Experience
4 72 (3.76%) Mobile App
5 65 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 53 (2.77%) Open Source
7 49 (2.56%) Computer Science
8 48 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (2.35%) iPad
10 35 (1.83%) Blog
11 32 (1.67%) Digital Media
11 32 (1.67%) Copywriting
12 31 (1.62%) Mathematics
13 25 (1.31%) Mainframe
14 22 (1.15%) Statistics
15 20 (1.04%) iPhone
16 16 (0.84%) FMCG
16 16 (0.84%) PMI
16 16 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (0.73%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 122 (6.37%) Windows
2 75 (3.92%) Linux
3 56 (2.92%) UNIX
4 53 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 35 (1.83%) Android
6 20 (1.04%) AIX
7 17 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.73%) Windows 8
9 12 (0.63%) CentOS
10 10 (0.52%) Debian
11 9 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.47%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.052%) SmartOS
14 1 (0.052%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.052%) Solaris
14 1 (0.052%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (24.65%) B2C
2 449 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
3 330 (17.23%) E-Commerce
4 301 (15.72%) Project Management
5 248 (12.95%) Business Development
6 237 (12.38%) CRM
7 202 (10.55%) MVC
8 194 (10.13%) Digital Marketing
9 162 (8.46%) Analytics
10 160 (8.36%) Scrum
11 158 (8.25%) OO
12 152 (7.94%) SOA
13 117 (6.11%) SEO
14 92 (4.80%) Web Development
15 90 (4.70%) ERP
16 89 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
17 87 (4.54%) Stakeholder Management
18 73 (3.81%) Content Management
19 70 (3.66%) TDD
20 69 (3.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 354 (18.49%) JavaScript
2 319 (16.66%) SQL
3 245 (12.79%) C#
4 177 (9.24%) Java
5 105 (5.48%) PHP
6 40 (2.09%) Ruby
7 25 (1.31%) C
7 25 (1.31%) VB.NET
8 24 (1.25%) T-SQL
9 23 (1.20%) Python
10 18 (0.94%) Objective-C
11 13 (0.68%) VB
12 12 (0.63%) VBA
12 12 (0.63%) Shell Script
12 12 (0.63%) Golang
13 11 (0.57%) R
13 11 (0.57%) PHP5
14 10 (0.52%) Groovy
14 10 (0.52%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 353 (18.43%) Degree
2 41 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (1.20%) ISEB
3 23 (1.20%) CCIE
4 18 (0.94%) CCNA
4 18 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (0.89%) PMI Certification
6 14 (0.73%) CCNP
7 11 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (0.47%) MCP
9 8 (0.42%) MCSE
9 8 (0.42%) CISSP
9 8 (0.42%) JNCIE
10 7 (0.37%) PMP
10 7 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.37%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.37%) APMP
11 5 (0.26%) CCENT
11 5 (0.26%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.26%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.12%) QA
2 34 (1.78%) SLA
3 19 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.052%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 19 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.84%) vSphere
3 12 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.31%) Docker
5 5 (0.26%) vCloud
6 1 (0.052%) KVM
6 1 (0.052%) Varnish
6 1 (0.052%) XenApp
6 1 (0.052%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.052%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (1.20%) Puppet
2 12 (0.63%) Nagios
3 10 (0.52%) ZABBIX
4 6 (0.31%) Cacti
5 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.16%) HAProxy
5 3 (0.16%) nmon
5 3 (0.16%) Ansible
6 2 (0.10%) logstash
6 2 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.052%) Control-M
7 1 (0.052%) Plesk
7 1 (0.052%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.052%) Opsview
7 1 (0.052%) cPanel
Vendors
1 244 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 148 (7.73%) Oracle
3 116 (6.06%) Google
4 112 (5.85%) Salesforce.com
5 76 (3.97%) SAP
6 65 (3.39%) Cisco
7 47 (2.45%) Facebook
8 45 (2.35%) HP
9 36 (1.88%) Twitter
10 34 (1.78%) Sitecore
11 32 (1.67%) IBM
11 32 (1.67%) VMware
12 29 (1.51%) Juniper
13 28 (1.46%) Adobe
14 25 (1.31%) Siebel
14 25 (1.31%) Cognizant
15 24 (1.25%) Apple
16 21 (1.10%) Mitel
17 20 (1.04%) hybris
17 20 (1.04%) F5
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Triple Seven
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + OTE £60k - £80k
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bis-Web Limited
Salary: Competative Salary
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £38,000 2nd Year OTE £50,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £14000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 per annum + Great OTE to £70/80k
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Pentasia Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANDigital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Groveland
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + Generous Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday