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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 304 271 337
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +66
Permanent jobs citing B2B 1005 1186 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.98% 1.08% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.30% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 791 799 617
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
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
86254 90952 83241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.49% 82.73% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71278 74182 69352
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -1 542 £50,250 +0.50% 62
South East -12 211 £43,500 +2.35% 21
Yorkshire +10 51 £55,000 +37.50% 6
East of England -18 48 £40,000 +15.94% 7
South West -18 42 £30,000 +3.44% 10
East Midlands +13 41 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North West -2 40 £40,000 +10.34% 8
West Midlands -33 24 £40,000 +14.28% 7
North East -12 5 £34,500 -46.92% 4
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 678 (33.92%) Marketing
2 511 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 483 (24.16%) B2C
4 394 (19.71%) HTML
5 390 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 389 (19.46%) E-Commerce
7 382 (19.11%) Finance
8 334 (16.71%) Degree
9 313 (15.66%) CRM
9 313 (15.66%) SQL
9 313 (15.66%) CSS
10 302 (15.11%) .NET
11 270 (13.51%) SQL Server
12 266 (13.31%) C#
13 248 (12.41%) Microsoft
14 235 (11.76%) MVC
15 233 (11.66%) Project Management
16 224 (11.21%) Business Development
17 220 (11.01%) Java
18 215 (10.76%) Retail
19 213 (10.66%) Analytics
20 207 (10.36%) Oracle
21 195 (9.75%) XML
22 192 (9.60%) Scrum
23 190 (9.50%) ASP.NET
24 177 (8.85%) Digital Marketing
24 177 (8.85%) Social Media
25 176 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
26 172 (8.60%) jQuery
27 170 (8.50%) Web Services

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 108 (5.40%) CMS
2 53 (2.65%) IIS
3 48 (2.40%) Tomcat
4 40 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 39 (1.95%) WordPress
6 36 (1.80%) WebSphere
7 25 (1.25%) Apache
8 24 (1.20%) Apache Solr
8 24 (1.20%) JBoss
9 21 (1.05%) Umbraco
10 20 (1.00%) WebLogic
11 17 (0.85%) SharePoint
12 16 (0.80%) Drupal
13 15 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.60%) Sitefinity
16 11 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
17 10 (0.50%) SugarCRM
18 9 (0.45%) Confluence
19 8 (0.40%) Kentico
Applications
1 117 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 57 (2.85%) MS Office
3 48 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 47 (2.35%) Photoshop
5 33 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 23 (1.15%) MS Project
8 18 (0.90%) OmniGraffle
9 17 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 13 (0.65%) InDesign
11 12 (0.60%) Fireworks
12 8 (0.40%) FastStats
13 7 (0.35%) SPSS
14 5 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.15%) Acrobat
16 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 33 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.25%) SAP ERP
3 19 (0.95%) Adobe Campaign
4 18 (0.90%) Magento
5 16 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
6 12 (0.60%) Agresso
7 10 (0.50%) Unica
8 8 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.30%) SAP SD
9 6 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.25%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.25%) WebTrends
11 4 (0.20%) SAP PS
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.20%) SAP SRM
11 4 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
13 2 (0.10%) Infor CRM
13 2 (0.10%) SAP Retail
13 2 (0.10%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 125 (6.25%) SaaS
2 51 (2.55%) Google Analytics
3 49 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (1.05%) PaaS
6 10 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.30%) Force.com
8 5 (0.25%) Office 365
8 5 (0.25%) IaaS
9 4 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.20%) Google Drive
10 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.10%) GitHub
11 2 (0.10%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.050%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.050%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.050%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.050%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 109 (5.45%) Internet
2 37 (1.85%) HTTP
3 21 (1.05%) WAN
3 21 (1.05%) Firewall
4 16 (0.80%) LAN
5 15 (0.75%) VoIP
5 15 (0.75%) FTP
5 15 (0.75%) Extranet
5 15 (0.75%) SAN
5 15 (0.75%) Network Security
6 14 (0.70%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.65%) Intranet
7 13 (0.65%) SMS
8 12 (0.60%) DNS
9 11 (0.55%) VPN
10 9 (0.45%) MPLS
11 8 (0.40%) Wireless
11 8 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (0.40%) WebEx
12 6 (0.30%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 82 (4.10%) NoSQL
3 75 (3.75%) MySQL
4 69 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 65 (3.25%) Oracle Database
6 56 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (2.35%) MongoDB
8 32 (1.60%) RDBMS
9 31 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 26 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
13 20 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (0.95%) MarkLogic
15 17 (0.85%) Hadoop
15 17 (0.85%) Data Mining
16 16 (0.80%) Big Data
17 14 (0.70%) Redis
18 13 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 71 (3.55%) Git (software)
2 68 (3.40%) Visual Studio
3 62 (3.10%) Subversion
4 45 (2.25%) Eclipse
5 41 (2.05%) NUnit
6 40 (2.00%) Ant
7 32 (1.60%) Maven
7 32 (1.60%) JIRA
7 32 (1.60%) SpecFlow
8 31 (1.55%) Axure RP
8 31 (1.55%) Jenkins
9 25 (1.25%) FitNesse
10 24 (1.20%) Jasmine
11 19 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
11 19 (0.95%) JUnit
12 18 (0.90%) Selenium
13 15 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (0.60%) CruiseControl
15 11 (0.55%) QUnit
16 10 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 678 (33.92%) Marketing
2 382 (19.11%) Finance
3 215 (10.76%) Retail
4 140 (7.00%) Telecoms
5 90 (4.50%) Advertising
6 71 (3.55%) Back Office
7 64 (3.20%) German Language
8 62 (3.10%) Publishing
9 50 (2.50%) Games
10 40 (2.00%) Billing
10 40 (2.00%) Banking
11 36 (1.80%) Legal
12 31 (1.55%) Manufacturing
13 29 (1.45%) French Language
14 26 (1.30%) Swedish Language
15 20 (1.00%) Law
16 19 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.75%) Automotive
17 15 (0.75%) Local Government
18 14 (0.70%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 461 (23.06%) Developer
2 171 (8.55%) Analyst
3 157 (7.85%) Account Manager
4 143 (7.15%) Architect
5 132 (6.60%) Consultant
6 103 (5.15%) Marketing Manager
7 98 (4.90%) Designer
8 83 (4.15%) Product Manager
8 83 (4.15%) .NET Developer
9 82 (4.10%) Project Manager
10 75 (3.75%) Web Developer
11 73 (3.65%) Senior Manager
12 70 (3.50%) Development Manager
13 64 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
13 64 (3.20%) Senior Developer
14 63 (3.15%) Business Analyst
15 62 (3.10%) Java Developer
16 55 (2.75%) Sales Manager
17 54 (2.70%) C# Developer
18 49 (2.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (19.71%) HTML
2 313 (15.66%) CSS
3 302 (15.11%) .NET
4 195 (9.75%) XML
5 190 (9.50%) ASP.NET
6 172 (8.60%) jQuery
7 170 (8.50%) Web Services
8 123 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 112 (5.60%) HTML5
10 111 (5.55%) WCF
11 107 (5.35%) Ajax
12 106 (5.30%) SOAP
13 104 (5.20%) AngularJS
14 93 (4.65%) CSS3
15 90 (4.50%) JSON
16 84 (4.20%) .NET Framework
17 66 (3.30%) Spring
17 66 (3.30%) REST
18 65 (3.25%) J2EE
19 60 (3.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 177 (8.85%) Social Media
2 176 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
3 155 (7.75%) User Experience
4 117 (5.85%) Mobile App
5 64 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 53 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 52 (2.60%) Digital Media
8 49 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 49 (2.45%) Data Centre
9 48 (2.40%) Blog
10 39 (1.95%) Copywriting
11 23 (1.15%) iPad
12 20 (1.00%) FMCG
13 19 (0.95%) Client/Server
13 19 (0.95%) Algorithms
14 18 (0.90%) Statistics
14 18 (0.90%) Mathematics
15 17 (0.85%) iPhone
16 15 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (0.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 137 (6.85%) Windows
2 121 (6.05%) Linux
3 94 (4.70%) Apple iOS
4 74 (3.70%) Android
5 70 (3.50%) UNIX
6 20 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.75%) Solaris
9 14 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.55%) CentOS
12 10 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.20%) zOS
14 4 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.10%) Debian
15 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
2 483 (24.16%) B2C
3 389 (19.46%) E-Commerce
4 313 (15.66%) CRM
5 235 (11.76%) MVC
6 233 (11.66%) Project Management
7 224 (11.21%) Business Development
8 213 (10.66%) Analytics
9 192 (9.60%) Scrum
10 177 (8.85%) Digital Marketing
11 146 (7.30%) SEO
12 128 (6.40%) OO
13 119 (5.95%) Software Engineering
14 117 (5.85%) ERP
15 108 (5.40%) SOA
16 102 (5.10%) TDD
17 98 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
18 92 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
18 92 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
19 85 (4.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 390 (19.51%) JavaScript
2 313 (15.66%) SQL
3 266 (13.31%) C#
4 220 (11.01%) Java
5 111 (5.55%) PHP
6 44 (2.20%) PL/SQL
7 32 (1.60%) T-SQL
7 32 (1.60%) Ruby
8 29 (1.45%) C
9 26 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 25 (1.25%) Python
11 22 (1.10%) Shell Script
12 20 (1.00%) XQuery
13 18 (0.90%) C++
13 18 (0.90%) Perl
14 17 (0.85%) VB
15 16 (0.80%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.75%) Bash Shell
16 15 (0.75%) TypeScript
16 15 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 334 (16.71%) Degree
2 18 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (0.60%) CCIE
4 9 (0.45%) PMI Certification
5 8 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.40%) CCNP
6 7 (0.35%) MCP
7 6 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.25%) PMP
8 5 (0.25%) ISEB
8 5 (0.25%) MBA
9 4 (0.20%) CISSP
9 4 (0.20%) CCNA
9 4 (0.20%) CISA
9 4 (0.20%) CISM
9 4 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.15%) CCDP
11 2 (0.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (5.90%) QA
2 18 (0.90%) SLA
3 10 (0.50%) P3O
4 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.20%) COBIT
5 4 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.20%) RosettaNet
5 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.20%) Firmware
3 4 (0.20%) vSphere
4 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.10%) XenApp
5 1 (0.050%) vCloud
5 1 (0.050%) Docker
5 1 (0.050%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (0.85%) Puppet
3 15 (0.75%) Ansible
4 14 (0.70%) Graphite
4 14 (0.70%) SCOM
5 12 (0.60%) Vagrant
6 9 (0.45%) logstash
7 8 (0.40%) Kibana
7 8 (0.40%) ZABBIX
7 8 (0.40%) MOM
8 7 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
8 7 (0.35%) Nagios
9 5 (0.25%) Control-M
9 5 (0.25%) Dollar Universe
10 4 (0.20%) Opsview
11 2 (0.10%) EMC VPLEX
11 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.10%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.050%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 248 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 207 (10.36%) Oracle
3 109 (5.45%) Google
4 103 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
5 89 (4.45%) SAP
6 74 (3.70%) Adobe
7 62 (3.10%) hybris
8 59 (2.95%) Facebook
9 56 (2.80%) Twitter
10 52 (2.60%) VMware
11 45 (2.25%) Cisco
11 45 (2.25%) IBM
12 31 (1.55%) HP
13 26 (1.30%) Zend
14 25 (1.25%) Marketo
15 24 (1.20%) Informatica
15 24 (1.20%) Apple
16 23 (1.15%) Sitecore
17 19 (0.95%) Omniture
17 19 (0.95%) BMC
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum + Commission (OTE £30,000)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Commission (OTE £30,000)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: OTE £50,000+
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: OTE £50,000+
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hazelcast
Salary: £26-28k + commission with a £35k OTE
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k-65k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package!
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 90k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £18 - £22 per annum + commission
Posted: Yesterday
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £18 - £21 per annum + Excellent commission
Posted: Yesterday
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £18 - £25 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday