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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 297 303 304
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing B2B 996 911 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.91% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.11% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 770 679 820
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
85300 82408 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.36% 81.93% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70869 66754 73764
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 December 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 December 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 +51 503 £52,500 - 52
South East -2 236 £40,000 -11.11% 23
North West -29 88 £35,000 -2.77% 9
East of England -9 45 £47,500 +58.33% 4
West Midlands -22 36 £31,500 -27.58% 12
South West +1 34 £43,750 +34.61% 15
East Midlands +25 33 £55,000 +33.33% 5
Yorkshire -44 19 £40,000 +48.14% 7
North East -15 1 £35,000 +27.27%
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 724 (34.87%) Marketing
2 513 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
3 503 (24.23%) B2C
4 414 (19.94%) HTML
5 388 (18.69%) JavaScript
6 363 (17.49%) Degree
7 362 (17.44%) SQL
8 351 (16.91%) E-Commerce
9 346 (16.67%) CSS
10 342 (16.47%) Finance
11 312 (15.03%) Project Management
12 296 (14.26%) .NET
13 266 (12.81%) C#
14 262 (12.62%) Microsoft
15 242 (11.66%) CRM
16 234 (11.27%) Business Development
17 229 (11.03%) XML
18 222 (10.69%) SQL Server
19 217 (10.45%) ASP.NET
20 207 (9.97%) Digital Marketing
21 204 (9.83%) Scrum
22 201 (9.68%) MVC
23 200 (9.63%) Java
24 194 (9.34%) MS Excel
25 190 (9.15%) Retail
26 187 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
27 185 (8.91%) Web Services
28 181 (8.72%) Social Media
29 174 (8.38%) Analytics
30 173 (8.33%) Oracle

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (6.94%) CMS
2 50 (2.41%) Apache
3 37 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
4 36 (1.73%) WordPress
5 29 (1.40%) Drupal
6 27 (1.30%) Umbraco
7 26 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 24 (1.16%) WebSphere
9 23 (1.11%) SharePoint
9 23 (1.11%) IIS
10 20 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 18 (0.87%) JBoss
11 18 (0.87%) Node.js
12 14 (0.67%) Confluence
13 12 (0.58%) SAS
14 11 (0.53%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.48%) Sitefinity
15 10 (0.48%) Orchard CMS
15 10 (0.48%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 194 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 82 (3.95%) MS Office
3 59 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 54 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 35 (1.69%) MS Project
6 25 (1.20%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 12 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.39%) SPSS
11 5 (0.24%) InDesign
12 4 (0.19%) FastStats
13 2 (0.096%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.048%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.048%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.048%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 56 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 29 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (1.11%) Magento
5 19 (0.92%) SAP CRM
6 14 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
6 14 (0.67%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.43%) Tridion
7 9 (0.43%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.34%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.29%) Radian6
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (0.24%) Visualfiles
12 4 (0.19%) SAP R/3
12 4 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
13 3 (0.14%) Fredhopper
13 3 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 95 (4.58%) SaaS
2 20 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.43%) MailChimp
6 6 (0.29%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
7 4 (0.19%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.19%) GitHub
8 3 (0.14%) Force.com
8 3 (0.14%) IaaS
9 2 (0.096%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.048%) Office 365
10 1 (0.048%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.048%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.048%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.048%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.048%) Taleo
10 1 (0.048%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.67%) Internet
2 43 (2.07%) HTTP
3 28 (1.35%) Firewall
4 27 (1.30%) Unified Communications
4 27 (1.30%) VoIP
5 19 (0.92%) Wireless
6 14 (0.67%) SNMP
7 13 (0.63%) Extranet
7 13 (0.63%) LAN
7 13 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (0.58%) LTE
8 12 (0.58%) Network Security
8 12 (0.58%) WAN
8 12 (0.58%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.53%) FTP
9 11 (0.53%) DNS
9 11 (0.53%) SAN
9 11 (0.53%) Intranet
9 11 (0.53%) MPLS
10 9 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 100 (4.82%) MySQL
3 73 (3.52%) NoSQL
4 65 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 59 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 59 (2.84%) Relational Database
6 35 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (1.64%) Big Data
8 30 (1.45%) Oracle Database
9 26 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (1.11%) RDBMS
11 22 (1.06%) Data Mining
12 20 (0.96%) OLAP
13 19 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (0.87%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.58%) CouchDB
15 12 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (0.58%) Redis
16 11 (0.53%) MS Access
17 10 (0.48%) Informix
Development Applications
1 58 (2.79%) Subversion
1 58 (2.79%) Git (software)
2 53 (2.55%) Visual Studio
3 39 (1.88%) JIRA
4 36 (1.73%) Selenium
4 36 (1.73%) Axure RP
5 25 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 21 (1.01%) Eclipse
7 20 (0.96%) Ant
7 20 (0.96%) SoapUI
8 18 (0.87%) WebDriver
9 17 (0.82%) Jenkins
10 16 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 14 (0.67%) Maven
13 11 (0.53%) Xcode
13 11 (0.53%) Firebug
14 10 (0.48%) FitNesse
14 10 (0.48%) Cucumber
15 9 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 724 (34.87%) Marketing
2 342 (16.47%) Finance
3 190 (9.15%) Retail
4 162 (7.80%) Telecoms
5 123 (5.92%) Advertising
6 71 (3.42%) Games
7 66 (3.18%) Banking
8 61 (2.94%) Publishing
9 56 (2.70%) Law
9 56 (2.70%) Legal
10 30 (1.45%) German Language
11 26 (1.25%) Manufacturing
12 25 (1.20%) Multimedia
12 25 (1.20%) Billing
12 25 (1.20%) French Language
13 24 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 20 (0.96%) Front Office
15 15 (0.72%) Back Office
15 15 (0.72%) Automotive
16 14 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 434 (20.91%) Developer
2 223 (10.74%) Analyst
3 156 (7.51%) Architect
4 121 (5.83%) .NET Developer
5 115 (5.54%) Business Analyst
6 102 (4.91%) Consultant
7 88 (4.24%) Marketing Manager
8 87 (4.19%) Web Developer
8 87 (4.19%) Account Manager
9 81 (3.90%) Project Manager
10 76 (3.66%) Designer
11 70 (3.37%) C# Developer
12 68 (3.28%) Senior Developer
13 67 (3.23%) Development Manager
14 61 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
14 61 (2.94%) Marketing Executive
15 59 (2.84%) Sales Executive
16 58 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
16 58 (2.79%) C# .NET Developer
17 54 (2.60%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (19.94%) HTML
2 346 (16.67%) CSS
3 296 (14.26%) .NET
4 229 (11.03%) XML
5 217 (10.45%) ASP.NET
6 185 (8.91%) Web Services
7 173 (8.33%) jQuery
8 112 (5.39%) SOAP
9 111 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 111 (5.35%) HTML5
10 91 (4.38%) .NET Framework
11 89 (4.29%) Ajax
12 84 (4.05%) WCF
13 72 (3.47%) CSS3
14 66 (3.18%) REST
14 66 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 66 (3.18%) J2EE
15 58 (2.79%) JSON
16 54 (2.60%) Middleware
17 50 (2.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 187 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (8.72%) Social Media
3 137 (6.60%) User Experience
4 90 (4.34%) Mobile App
5 65 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 64 (3.08%) iPad
7 58 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
8 54 (2.60%) Open Source
9 48 (2.31%) Computer Science
10 42 (2.02%) Mathematics
11 35 (1.69%) Blog
12 32 (1.54%) Digital Media
13 31 (1.49%) Copywriting
14 27 (1.30%) iPhone
15 23 (1.11%) FMCG
16 22 (1.06%) Statistics
17 21 (1.01%) Mainframe
18 20 (0.96%) Graphic Design
19 19 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
20 18 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 139 (6.70%) Windows
2 94 (4.53%) Linux
3 57 (2.75%) Apple iOS
4 55 (2.65%) UNIX
5 42 (2.02%) Android
6 25 (1.20%) AIX
7 16 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 11 (0.53%) CentOS
10 10 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.43%) Debian
12 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.34%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.19%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.14%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.048%) SmartOS
16 1 (0.048%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 503 (24.23%) B2C
3 351 (16.91%) E-Commerce
4 312 (15.03%) Project Management
5 242 (11.66%) CRM
6 234 (11.27%) Business Development
7 207 (9.97%) Digital Marketing
8 204 (9.83%) Scrum
9 201 (9.68%) MVC
10 174 (8.38%) Analytics
11 168 (8.09%) OO
12 151 (7.27%) SOA
13 137 (6.60%) SEO
14 104 (5.01%) Web Development
15 98 (4.72%) ERP
16 92 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
16 92 (4.43%) TDD
17 87 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
18 85 (4.09%) PRINCE2
19 84 (4.05%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 388 (18.69%) JavaScript
2 362 (17.44%) SQL
3 266 (12.81%) C#
4 200 (9.63%) Java
5 121 (5.83%) PHP
6 41 (1.97%) Ruby
7 33 (1.59%) VB.NET
8 32 (1.54%) C
9 26 (1.25%) T-SQL
10 25 (1.20%) Python
11 21 (1.01%) VB
12 19 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 18 (0.87%) PHP5
14 14 (0.67%) VBA
15 12 (0.58%) Golang
16 10 (0.48%) Bash Shell
16 10 (0.48%) Perl
17 9 (0.43%) C++
17 9 (0.43%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 363 (17.49%) Degree
2 30 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (1.20%) ISEB
4 23 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (0.82%) CCNA
5 17 (0.82%) PMI Certification
6 16 (0.77%) CCIE
7 14 (0.67%) MCP
8 13 (0.63%) CCNP
9 9 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.39%) MCSE
10 8 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.34%) APMP
11 7 (0.34%) JNCIE
11 7 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.34%) Postgraduate
11 7 (0.34%) PMP
12 6 (0.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (6.36%) QA
2 35 (1.69%) SLA
3 22 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.048%) RosettaNet
7 1 (0.048%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.67%) vSphere
3 6 (0.29%) Docker
4 4 (0.19%) Varnish
4 4 (0.19%) vCloud
5 2 (0.096%) KVM
6 1 (0.048%) XenApp
6 1 (0.048%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.048%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (1.06%) Puppet
2 16 (0.77%) ZABBIX
3 9 (0.43%) Nagios
4 8 (0.39%) HAProxy
5 7 (0.34%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.29%) Cacti
7 5 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.14%) nmon
8 3 (0.14%) Ansible
9 1 (0.048%) logstash
9 1 (0.048%) cPanel
9 1 (0.048%) Control-M
9 1 (0.048%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.048%) Plesk
Vendors
1 262 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 173 (8.33%) Oracle
3 123 (5.92%) Salesforce.com
4 122 (5.88%) Google
5 73 (3.52%) SAP
6 63 (3.03%) Cisco
7 55 (2.65%) Facebook
8 53 (2.55%) HP
9 43 (2.07%) Twitter
10 38 (1.83%) IBM
10 38 (1.83%) VMware
11 37 (1.78%) Sitecore
12 31 (1.49%) Cognizant
13 29 (1.40%) Juniper
13 29 (1.40%) Apple
13 29 (1.40%) hybris
14 28 (1.35%) Adobe
15 27 (1.30%) Siebel
16 25 (1.20%) iRise
16 25 (1.20%) F5
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benifits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Pentasia Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
JM
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per day + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + benefits, equity
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Macmillan Publishers
Salary: dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 6K car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: Circa £35,000, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus uncapped commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago