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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 295 317 353
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +36
Permanent jobs citing B2B 979 862 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.93% 0.85% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.04% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 711 668 599
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,950 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +18.05%
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
86665 82722 85526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.10% 81.56% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70629 68678 72657
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +54 484 £50,000 -4.76% 60
South East -13 205 £40,000 -11.11% 21
East of England -6 65 £45,000 +5.88% 10
North West -23 62 £30,000 -25.00% 13
Yorkshire -21 42 £28,000 +3.70% 6
East Midlands +19 39 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands -27 38 £35,000 +4.47% 13
South West -11 26 £45,000 +50.00% 18
North East -16 4 £34,000 +11.47% 4
Midlands - 2 £65,000 - 2
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 774 (35.18%) Marketing
2 622 (28.27%) B2C
3 541 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
4 450 (20.45%) HTML
5 435 (19.77%) E-Commerce
6 418 (19.00%) JavaScript
7 396 (18.00%) Finance
8 378 (17.18%) SQL
9 373 (16.95%) Degree
10 357 (16.23%) CSS
11 308 (14.00%) Project Management
12 296 (13.45%) .NET
13 266 (12.09%) CRM
14 262 (11.91%) XML
15 257 (11.68%) SQL Server
16 253 (11.50%) C#
17 248 (11.27%) Java
18 244 (11.09%) Web Services
19 237 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
20 234 (10.64%) Scrum
21 228 (10.36%) Microsoft
22 224 (10.18%) Digital Marketing
23 216 (9.82%) Social Media
24 211 (9.59%) ASP.NET
25 206 (9.36%) Retail
26 203 (9.23%) Analytics
27 195 (8.86%) Business Development
28 187 (8.50%) MVC
29 185 (8.41%) jQuery
30 184 (8.36%) Oracle

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 156 (7.09%) CMS
2 69 (3.14%) Apache
3 50 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 38 (1.73%) WebSphere
5 34 (1.55%) JBoss
5 34 (1.55%) Drupal
5 34 (1.55%) Umbraco
6 30 (1.36%) WordPress
7 28 (1.27%) Node.js
8 25 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 24 (1.09%) SharePoint
10 23 (1.05%) IIS
11 22 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
13 15 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (0.68%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.64%) Sitefinity
14 14 (0.64%) Orchard CMS
14 14 (0.64%) NServiceBus
15 11 (0.50%) Magnolia
Applications
1 173 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 89 (4.05%) MS Office
3 67 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 51 (2.32%) MS Visio
5 43 (1.95%) Photoshop
6 21 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.64%) MS Project
8 13 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (0.36%) InDesign
11 6 (0.27%) SPSS
12 3 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.14%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.14%) FastStats
13 1 (0.045%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.045%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.045%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 67 (3.05%) Google Analytics
2 45 (2.05%) Magento
3 28 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (0.77%) WebTrends
6 16 (0.73%) SAP CRM
7 12 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (0.55%) Tridion
8 6 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.27%) SiteCatalyst
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.23%) Visualfiles
10 4 (0.18%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 4 (0.18%) SAP R/3
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.14%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 91 (4.14%) SaaS
2 25 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.36%) MailChimp
5 6 (0.27%) Force.com
5 6 (0.27%) IaaS
6 5 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.18%) PaaS
7 4 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
7 4 (0.18%) Office 365
8 3 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.14%) Route 53
9 2 (0.091%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.091%) GitHub
10 1 (0.045%) Heroku
10 1 (0.045%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.045%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.045%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 74 (3.36%) Internet
2 31 (1.41%) VoIP
3 27 (1.23%) SNMP
4 26 (1.18%) HTTP
4 26 (1.18%) Firewall
5 20 (0.91%) Unified Communications
6 17 (0.77%) Wireless
7 15 (0.68%) Extranet
7 15 (0.68%) Network Security
8 14 (0.64%) WAN
9 13 (0.59%) TCP/IP
10 12 (0.55%) MPLS
10 12 (0.55%) DNS
10 12 (0.55%) SSL
11 11 (0.50%) LTE
12 10 (0.45%) SMTP
12 10 (0.45%) LAN
13 9 (0.41%) FTP
14 8 (0.36%) Intranet
15 7 (0.32%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 102 (4.64%) MySQL
3 84 (3.82%) Relational Database
4 79 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (2.77%) NoSQL
6 51 (2.32%) MongoDB
7 50 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 44 (2.00%) RDBMS
9 33 (1.50%) Oracle Database
10 27 (1.23%) Big Data
11 25 (1.14%) MS Access
12 24 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 23 (1.05%) Data Mining
14 21 (0.95%) OLAP
14 21 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 19 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (0.86%) Hadoop
16 15 (0.68%) CouchDB
17 14 (0.64%) DTS
17 14 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 90 (4.09%) Subversion
2 59 (2.68%) Selenium
3 56 (2.55%) Git (software)
4 44 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 39 (1.77%) Eclipse
5 39 (1.77%) Axure RP
6 38 (1.73%) Ant
7 26 (1.18%) SoapUI
8 24 (1.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 23 (1.05%) WebDriver
10 21 (0.95%) JIRA
10 21 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 19 (0.86%) FitNesse
12 17 (0.77%) Maven
13 16 (0.73%) Jenkins
14 12 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (0.55%) Cucumber
15 10 (0.45%) SpecFlow
16 8 (0.36%) JUnit
17 7 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 774 (35.18%) Marketing
2 396 (18.00%) Finance
3 206 (9.36%) Retail
4 166 (7.55%) Telecoms
5 134 (6.09%) Advertising
6 88 (4.00%) Publishing
7 75 (3.41%) Banking
8 62 (2.82%) Games
9 57 (2.59%) Legal
10 49 (2.23%) Law
11 37 (1.68%) Billing
12 31 (1.41%) Manufacturing
13 29 (1.32%) German Language
14 22 (1.00%) Front Office
15 20 (0.91%) French Language
16 19 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
16 19 (0.86%) Back Office
17 13 (0.59%) Automotive
18 10 (0.45%) Financial Institution
19 9 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 472 (21.45%) Developer
2 267 (12.14%) Analyst
3 159 (7.23%) Architect
4 133 (6.05%) Business Analyst
5 118 (5.36%) .NET Developer
6 102 (4.64%) Consultant
7 101 (4.59%) Web Developer
8 95 (4.32%) Project Manager
9 91 (4.14%) Senior Developer
10 85 (3.86%) Marketing Manager
11 82 (3.73%) Designer
12 79 (3.59%) Account Manager
13 73 (3.32%) Product Manager
14 70 (3.18%) Java Developer
15 68 (3.09%) Sales Executive
16 67 (3.05%) C# Developer
17 64 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
18 61 (2.77%) Senior Manager
19 60 (2.73%) Marketing Executive
20 55 (2.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (20.45%) HTML
2 357 (16.23%) CSS
3 296 (13.45%) .NET
4 262 (11.91%) XML
5 244 (11.09%) Web Services
6 211 (9.59%) ASP.NET
7 185 (8.41%) jQuery
8 118 (5.36%) SOAP
9 111 (5.05%) HTML5
10 90 (4.09%) .NET Framework
11 86 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 80 (3.64%) Spring
13 75 (3.41%) Ajax
14 72 (3.27%) CSS3
15 68 (3.09%) REST
16 65 (2.95%) WCF
16 65 (2.95%) JSP
17 64 (2.91%) Hibernate
18 61 (2.77%) J2EE
19 56 (2.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 237 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 216 (9.82%) Social Media
3 130 (5.91%) User Experience
4 92 (4.18%) Mobile App
5 72 (3.27%) iPad
6 70 (3.18%) Computer Science
7 65 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
8 60 (2.73%) Open Source
9 59 (2.68%) Management Information System
10 51 (2.32%) Mathematics
11 37 (1.68%) Digital Media
12 33 (1.50%) FMCG
13 32 (1.45%) Blog
14 30 (1.36%) Graphic Design
15 28 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
16 27 (1.23%) iPhone
17 24 (1.09%) Statistics
18 23 (1.05%) Copywriting
19 22 (1.00%) Smart Meter
20 21 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 139 (6.32%) Windows
2 125 (5.68%) Linux
3 54 (2.45%) Apple iOS
4 52 (2.36%) UNIX
5 43 (1.95%) Android
6 20 (0.91%) AIX
7 15 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (0.64%) CentOS
9 12 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.50%) Debian
11 10 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.41%) Solaris
13 8 (0.36%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.27%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.27%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.18%) FreeBSD
16 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
16 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (28.27%) B2C
2 541 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 435 (19.77%) E-Commerce
4 308 (14.00%) Project Management
5 266 (12.09%) CRM
6 234 (10.64%) Scrum
7 224 (10.18%) Digital Marketing
8 203 (9.23%) Analytics
9 195 (8.86%) Business Development
10 187 (8.50%) MVC
11 171 (7.77%) SEO
12 158 (7.18%) SOA
13 148 (6.73%) OO
14 131 (5.95%) TDD
15 111 (5.05%) PRINCE2
15 111 (5.05%) Web Development
16 106 (4.82%) Content Management
17 100 (4.55%) E-business
18 99 (4.50%) ITIL
18 99 (4.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 418 (19.00%) JavaScript
2 378 (17.18%) SQL
3 253 (11.50%) C#
4 248 (11.27%) Java
5 127 (5.77%) PHP
6 37 (1.68%) VB.NET
7 36 (1.64%) Ruby
8 34 (1.55%) Python
9 33 (1.50%) VB
10 31 (1.41%) VBA
11 30 (1.36%) T-SQL
12 28 (1.27%) C
13 25 (1.14%) Perl
14 24 (1.09%) PHP5
15 16 (0.73%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.50%) C++
16 11 (0.50%) F#
17 10 (0.45%) Apex Code
17 10 (0.45%) Golang
18 8 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 373 (16.95%) Degree
2 23 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (1.00%) ISEB
4 15 (0.68%) PMI Certification
4 15 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 14 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (0.64%) MCP
6 12 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (0.50%) PMP
8 10 (0.45%) CCNA
9 9 (0.41%) CCNP
9 9 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (0.36%) MBA
10 8 (0.36%) MCSE
11 7 (0.32%) Postgraduate
11 7 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.27%) CCIE
12 6 (0.27%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (7.68%) QA
2 39 (1.77%) SLA
3 23 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.045%) RosettaNet
6 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.23%) vSphere
4 4 (0.18%) vCloud
4 4 (0.18%) Varnish
5 3 (0.14%) KVM
6 1 (0.045%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.045%) XenApp
6 1 (0.045%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (1.23%) Puppet
2 10 (0.45%) ZABBIX
2 10 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.32%) HAProxy
3 7 (0.32%) Capistrano
3 7 (0.32%) OpenSSO
4 6 (0.27%) Nagios
4 6 (0.27%) Opsview
5 3 (0.14%) Ansible
5 3 (0.14%) nmon
6 1 (0.045%) Control-M
6 1 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 228 (10.36%) Microsoft
2 184 (8.36%) Oracle
3 148 (6.73%) Google
4 125 (5.68%) Salesforce.com
5 75 (3.41%) Facebook
6 64 (2.91%) Twitter
7 60 (2.73%) SAP
8 52 (2.36%) hybris
9 43 (1.95%) Cisco
9 43 (1.95%) IBM
9 43 (1.95%) HP
10 42 (1.91%) Adobe
11 41 (1.86%) VMware
12 38 (1.73%) Sitecore
13 35 (1.59%) ATG
14 32 (1.45%) Apple
15 31 (1.41%) Siebel
16 30 (1.36%) Demandware
16 30 (1.36%) webMethods
17 26 (1.18%) Cognizant
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £23000 to £30000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - £17K OTE BONUS + BENS
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Same Again OTE + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwickshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £35 - £36 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Company paid pension, eCommerce trai
Posted: Yesterday