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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 297 272 309
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +37
Permanent jobs citing B2B 934 998 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 1.03% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.25% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 625 680 672
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
79957 79988 79087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.89% 82.38% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 65729 64406 66358
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -20 448 £52,500 - 61
South East +7 242 £42,500 -5.55% 24
North West -21 87 £35,000 - 16
East of England +16 41 £35,500 +18.33% 7
East Midlands +10 29 £47,500 -21.48% 2
Yorkshire -5 28 £37,500 +4.16% 4
South West -35 25 £45,000 +28.57% 6
West Midlands -36 23 £40,000 - 2
North East -17 2 £44,500 +61.81% 3
Midlands -7 1 - -
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (35.18%) Marketing
2 455 (23.50%) B2C
3 443 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
4 379 (19.58%) HTML
5 361 (18.65%) JavaScript
5 361 (18.65%) Degree
6 339 (17.51%) E-Commerce
7 321 (16.58%) SQL
8 319 (16.48%) CSS
9 315 (16.27%) Finance
10 283 (14.62%) Project Management
11 274 (14.15%) .NET
12 259 (13.38%) Business Development
13 248 (12.81%) CRM
14 246 (12.71%) Microsoft
15 240 (12.40%) C#
16 232 (11.98%) XML
17 216 (11.16%) MVC
18 193 (9.97%) Retail
18 193 (9.97%) SQL Server
19 187 (9.66%) ASP.NET
20 179 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
21 177 (9.14%) jQuery
22 176 (9.09%) Analytics
23 175 (9.04%) Digital Marketing
24 167 (8.63%) Scrum
25 162 (8.37%) OO
26 160 (8.26%) MS Excel
26 160 (8.26%) Telecoms
27 159 (8.21%) Oracle

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 122 (6.30%) CMS
2 54 (2.79%) WordPress
3 44 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (1.91%) Apache
5 31 (1.60%) IIS
6 27 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 22 (1.14%) Confluence
8 20 (1.03%) Umbraco
8 20 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 18 (0.93%) SharePoint
10 17 (0.88%) WebSphere
10 17 (0.88%) Drupal
11 13 (0.67%) FileNet
11 13 (0.67%) Apache Solr
11 13 (0.67%) Documentum
12 12 (0.62%) SAS
12 12 (0.62%) CICS
12 12 (0.62%) MQSeries
13 11 (0.57%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 160 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 73 (3.77%) MS Office
3 43 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 42 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (1.81%) Photoshop
5 35 (1.81%) MS Project
6 20 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.36%) InDesign
9 7 (0.36%) Fireworks
9 7 (0.36%) SPSS
10 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.21%) FastStats
11 3 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.052%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 49 (2.53%) Google Analytics
2 38 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
3 37 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (1.08%) SAP ERP
5 18 (0.93%) Magento
6 17 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
7 13 (0.67%) SAP CRM
8 11 (0.57%) Agresso
9 8 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.36%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 5 (0.26%) WebTrends
12 4 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
13 3 (0.15%) Fredhopper
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
14 2 (0.10%) SAP SRM
14 2 (0.10%) Visualfiles
14 2 (0.10%) SalesLogix
14 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
15 1 (0.052%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 77 (3.98%) SaaS
2 21 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.31%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.31%) OpenShift
5 6 (0.31%) GitHub
6 5 (0.26%) PaaS
7 4 (0.21%) Force.com
8 3 (0.15%) Office 365
9 2 (0.10%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.10%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.052%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.052%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.052%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.052%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.052%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.052%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.052%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 114 (5.89%) Internet
2 58 (3.00%) HTTP
3 34 (1.76%) Firewall
4 22 (1.14%) FTP
4 22 (1.14%) Unified Communications
5 20 (1.03%) Wireless
5 20 (1.03%) VoIP
6 17 (0.88%) WAN
7 16 (0.83%) LAN
7 16 (0.83%) LTE
8 12 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (0.57%) Network Security
9 11 (0.57%) Intranet
9 11 (0.57%) MPLS
10 10 (0.52%) SAN
11 9 (0.46%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.41%) SSL
13 7 (0.36%) Extranet
13 7 (0.36%) 3G
13 7 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 81 (4.18%) MySQL
3 78 (4.03%) NoSQL
4 64 (3.31%) MongoDB
5 38 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 35 (1.81%) Big Data
7 30 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 30 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (0.88%) Data Mining
12 14 (0.72%) RDBMS
13 13 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (0.62%) PowerCenter
14 12 (0.62%) OLAP
14 12 (0.62%) Redis
15 11 (0.57%) Hadoop
16 10 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
17 9 (0.46%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 52 (2.69%) JIRA
2 47 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 46 (2.38%) Subversion
4 38 (1.96%) Visual Studio
5 34 (1.76%) Axure RP
6 25 (1.29%) Maven
6 25 (1.29%) Selenium
7 24 (1.24%) Ant
8 22 (1.14%) Jenkins
9 16 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 16 (0.83%) SpecFlow
9 16 (0.83%) NUnit
10 15 (0.77%) WebDriver
10 15 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (0.77%) SoapUI
11 13 (0.67%) JUnit
11 13 (0.67%) Eclipse
12 12 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
13 11 (0.57%) Firebug
13 11 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 681 (35.18%) Marketing
2 315 (16.27%) Finance
3 193 (9.97%) Retail
4 160 (8.26%) Telecoms
5 97 (5.01%) Advertising
6 62 (3.20%) Games
7 61 (3.15%) Banking
8 59 (3.05%) German Language
9 44 (2.27%) Law
10 36 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
11 35 (1.81%) French Language
12 33 (1.70%) Publishing
13 30 (1.55%) Legal
14 24 (1.24%) Billing
15 22 (1.14%) Local Government
16 20 (1.03%) Multimedia
16 20 (1.03%) Manufacturing
16 20 (1.03%) Swedish Language
17 18 (0.93%) Back Office
18 15 (0.77%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 400 (20.66%) Developer
2 165 (8.52%) Architect
3 153 (7.90%) Analyst
4 113 (5.84%) .NET Developer
5 111 (5.73%) Account Manager
6 107 (5.53%) Consultant
7 101 (5.22%) Marketing Manager
8 76 (3.93%) Designer
9 75 (3.87%) Web Developer
10 73 (3.77%) Project Manager
11 70 (3.62%) Development Manager
11 70 (3.62%) C# Developer
12 69 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
12 69 (3.56%) Senior Developer
13 67 (3.46%) ASP.NET Developer
14 66 (3.41%) Business Analyst
15 59 (3.05%) Business Manager
16 55 (2.84%) C# .NET Developer
17 54 (2.79%) Product Manager
17 54 (2.79%) Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (19.58%) HTML
2 319 (16.48%) CSS
3 274 (14.15%) .NET
4 232 (11.98%) XML
5 187 (9.66%) ASP.NET
6 177 (9.14%) jQuery
7 139 (7.18%) Web Services
8 114 (5.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 108 (5.58%) Ajax
10 107 (5.53%) SOAP
11 87 (4.49%) WCF
11 87 (4.49%) HTML5
12 84 (4.34%) .NET Framework
13 75 (3.87%) JSON
14 74 (3.82%) J2EE
15 63 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
16 57 (2.94%) REST
17 56 (2.89%) CSS3
18 48 (2.48%) AngularJS
19 46 (2.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 179 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 153 (7.90%) Social Media
3 130 (6.71%) User Experience
4 79 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 62 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 58 (3.00%) Computer Science
7 55 (2.84%) iPad
8 50 (2.58%) Open Source
9 47 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
10 37 (1.91%) Copywriting
11 35 (1.81%) Blog
12 34 (1.76%) Digital Media
13 28 (1.45%) iPhone
14 25 (1.29%) Mathematics
15 21 (1.08%) Mainframe
16 20 (1.03%) Statistics
17 18 (0.93%) Data Integration
18 15 (0.77%) PMI
19 14 (0.72%) Blackberry
19 14 (0.72%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 124 (6.40%) Windows
2 78 (4.03%) Linux
3 60 (3.10%) Apple iOS
4 56 (2.89%) UNIX
5 48 (2.48%) Android
6 19 (0.98%) Windows 8
7 13 (0.67%) Windows 7
7 13 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.52%) AIX
9 8 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.41%) CentOS
10 5 (0.26%) Debian
10 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.21%) Solaris
12 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.052%) SmartOS
13 1 (0.052%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (23.50%) B2C
2 443 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
3 339 (17.51%) E-Commerce
4 283 (14.62%) Project Management
5 259 (13.38%) Business Development
6 248 (12.81%) CRM
7 216 (11.16%) MVC
8 176 (9.09%) Analytics
9 175 (9.04%) Digital Marketing
10 167 (8.63%) Scrum
11 162 (8.37%) OO
12 151 (7.80%) SOA
13 122 (6.30%) SEO
14 109 (5.63%) ERP
15 100 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
16 90 (4.65%) Web Development
17 85 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
18 77 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
19 74 (3.82%) TDD
20 73 (3.77%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 361 (18.65%) JavaScript
2 321 (16.58%) SQL
3 240 (12.40%) C#
4 155 (8.01%) Java
5 102 (5.27%) PHP
6 34 (1.76%) Ruby
7 29 (1.50%) C
8 25 (1.29%) T-SQL
9 23 (1.19%) VB.NET
10 19 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 14 (0.72%) R
11 14 (0.72%) Python
11 14 (0.72%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.57%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.52%) VBA
14 9 (0.46%) TypeScript
15 8 (0.41%) PHP5
15 8 (0.41%) VB
15 8 (0.41%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 361 (18.65%) Degree
2 61 (3.15%) VCP4
3 40 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (1.24%) ISEB
5 22 (1.14%) CCIE
6 17 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 15 (0.77%) CCNP
7 15 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (0.72%) CCNA
9 11 (0.57%) MCP
10 8 (0.41%) PMP
10 8 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (0.41%) JNCIE
11 7 (0.36%) APMP
11 7 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.31%) CISSP
12 6 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.26%) CCENT
13 5 (0.26%) JNCIA
13 5 (0.26%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.80%) QA
2 27 (1.39%) SLA
3 18 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.10%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 17 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.83%) vSphere
3 15 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.31%) Docker
5 4 (0.21%) vCloud
6 1 (0.052%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (0.98%) Puppet
2 15 (0.77%) Nagios
3 9 (0.46%) ZABBIX
4 6 (0.31%) Cacti
4 6 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.26%) Ansible
6 4 (0.21%) Opsview
6 4 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.15%) nmon
8 2 (0.10%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.10%) logstash
9 1 (0.052%) cPanel
9 1 (0.052%) Plesk
Vendors
1 246 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 159 (8.21%) Oracle
3 120 (6.20%) Google
4 106 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
5 76 (3.93%) SAP
6 63 (3.25%) Cisco
7 55 (2.84%) Facebook
8 44 (2.27%) Twitter
9 37 (1.91%) Adobe
10 32 (1.65%) hybris
11 31 (1.60%) VMware
12 28 (1.45%) HP
12 28 (1.45%) IBM
13 27 (1.39%) Juniper
13 27 (1.39%) Apple
14 26 (1.34%) Sitecore
15 23 (1.19%) Zend
16 21 (1.08%) Siebel
17 20 (1.03%) Informatica
18 19 (0.98%) F5
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum excellent 6 figure salary / package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + £47,000 OTE (uncapped)
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 35k + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, lifecare, 25 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago