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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 301 313 337
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +24
Permanent jobs citing B2B 980 868 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.85% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.05% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 711 678 601
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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
87785 82919 84498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.14% 81.58% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71606 68904 71839
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £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 24 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 24 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 +56 486 £50,000 -4.76% 72
South East -11 202 £39,500 -12.22% 18
East of England -6 64 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North West -34 62 £30,250 -24.37% 14
East Midlands +28 41 £38,750 -3.12% 9
West Midlands -18 41 £35,000 +4.47% 14
Yorkshire -40 41 £29,000 +6.42% 5
South West -20 27 £45,000 +50.00% 15
North East -17 4 £34,000 +11.47% 4
Midlands - 2 £65,000 - 4
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 783 (35.22%) Marketing
2 629 (28.30%) B2C
3 544 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
4 457 (20.56%) HTML
5 441 (19.84%) E-Commerce
6 424 (19.07%) JavaScript
7 396 (17.81%) Finance
8 384 (17.27%) SQL
9 381 (17.14%) Degree
10 363 (16.33%) CSS
11 309 (13.90%) Project Management
12 298 (13.41%) .NET
13 270 (12.15%) XML
14 269 (12.10%) CRM
15 260 (11.70%) SQL Server
16 255 (11.47%) C#
17 253 (11.38%) Java
18 243 (10.93%) Web Services
19 241 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
20 235 (10.57%) Scrum
21 229 (10.30%) Microsoft
22 226 (10.17%) Digital Marketing
23 215 (9.67%) Social Media
24 214 (9.63%) Retail
25 212 (9.54%) ASP.NET
26 208 (9.36%) Analytics
27 199 (8.95%) Business Development
28 189 (8.50%) MVC
29 188 (8.46%) Oracle
30 187 (8.41%) jQuery

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 158 (7.11%) CMS
2 69 (3.10%) Apache
3 50 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 38 (1.71%) WebSphere
5 34 (1.53%) Drupal
5 34 (1.53%) Umbraco
5 34 (1.53%) JBoss
6 31 (1.39%) WordPress
7 27 (1.21%) Node.js
8 25 (1.12%) IIS
9 24 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
9 24 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 22 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
12 15 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (0.67%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.58%) Sitefinity
13 13 (0.58%) Orchard CMS
13 13 (0.58%) NServiceBus
14 11 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 173 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 89 (4.00%) MS Office
3 67 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 52 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 44 (1.98%) Photoshop
6 21 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.58%) MS Project
8 11 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.36%) InDesign
10 7 (0.31%) SPSS
11 4 (0.18%) FastStats
12 3 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.13%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.045%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.045%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.045%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 69 (3.10%) Google Analytics
2 46 (2.07%) Magento
3 29 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (0.76%) WebTrends
6 16 (0.72%) SAP CRM
7 12 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (0.54%) Tridion
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.27%) SiteCatalyst
9 5 (0.22%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.22%) Visualfiles
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.18%) SAP R/3
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.13%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 92 (4.14%) SaaS
2 25 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.03%) 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 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.18%) PaaS
7 4 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.13%) Office 365
8 3 (0.13%) Route 53
9 2 (0.090%) GitHub
9 2 (0.090%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.045%) Taleo
10 1 (0.045%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.045%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.045%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 74 (3.33%) Internet
2 31 (1.39%) VoIP
3 27 (1.21%) HTTP
3 27 (1.21%) SNMP
3 27 (1.21%) Firewall
4 20 (0.90%) Unified Communications
5 18 (0.81%) Wireless
6 15 (0.67%) Network Security
6 15 (0.67%) Extranet
7 14 (0.63%) WAN
8 13 (0.58%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.54%) DNS
9 12 (0.54%) SSL
9 12 (0.54%) MPLS
10 11 (0.49%) LTE
11 10 (0.45%) SMTP
11 10 (0.45%) LAN
12 8 (0.36%) FTP
12 8 (0.36%) Intranet
13 7 (0.31%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 104 (4.68%) MySQL
3 83 (3.73%) Relational Database
4 80 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 60 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 50 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 50 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (1.98%) RDBMS
8 33 (1.48%) Oracle Database
9 27 (1.21%) Big Data
10 25 (1.12%) MS Access
11 24 (1.08%) Data Mining
11 24 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (0.94%) OLAP
13 19 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (0.85%) Hadoop
14 14 (0.63%) CouchDB
14 14 (0.63%) DTS
14 14 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 90 (4.05%) Subversion
2 58 (2.61%) Selenium
2 58 (2.61%) Git (software)
3 45 (2.02%) Visual Studio
4 40 (1.80%) Axure RP
5 39 (1.75%) Eclipse
6 38 (1.71%) Ant
7 27 (1.21%) SoapUI
8 25 (1.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 22 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 22 (0.99%) JIRA
9 22 (0.99%) WebDriver
10 19 (0.85%) FitNesse
11 17 (0.76%) Maven
12 16 (0.72%) Jenkins
13 12 (0.54%) Cucumber
13 12 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (0.45%) SpecFlow
15 8 (0.36%) JUnit
16 7 (0.31%) Xcode
General
1 783 (35.22%) Marketing
2 396 (17.81%) Finance
3 214 (9.63%) Retail
4 166 (7.47%) Telecoms
5 132 (5.94%) Advertising
6 88 (3.96%) Publishing
7 76 (3.42%) Banking
8 62 (2.79%) Games
9 56 (2.52%) Legal
10 50 (2.25%) Law
11 37 (1.66%) Billing
12 31 (1.39%) Manufacturing
13 30 (1.35%) German Language
14 22 (0.99%) Front Office
15 21 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
16 20 (0.90%) French Language
17 19 (0.85%) Back Office
18 13 (0.58%) Automotive
19 9 (0.40%) Financial Institution
19 9 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 476 (21.41%) Developer
2 270 (12.15%) Analyst
3 161 (7.24%) Architect
4 134 (6.03%) Business Analyst
5 118 (5.31%) .NET Developer
6 104 (4.68%) Consultant
7 101 (4.54%) Web Developer
8 97 (4.36%) Project Manager
9 90 (4.05%) Senior Developer
10 84 (3.78%) Marketing Manager
11 83 (3.73%) Designer
12 79 (3.55%) Account Manager
13 72 (3.24%) Product Manager
14 70 (3.15%) Java Developer
15 68 (3.06%) Sales Executive
16 65 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
16 65 (2.92%) C# Developer
17 61 (2.74%) Senior Manager
18 60 (2.70%) Marketing Executive
19 56 (2.52%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (20.56%) HTML
2 363 (16.33%) CSS
3 298 (13.41%) .NET
4 270 (12.15%) XML
5 243 (10.93%) Web Services
6 212 (9.54%) ASP.NET
7 187 (8.41%) jQuery
8 118 (5.31%) SOAP
9 114 (5.13%) HTML5
10 91 (4.09%) .NET Framework
11 87 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 80 (3.60%) Spring
13 75 (3.37%) Ajax
14 74 (3.33%) CSS3
15 68 (3.06%) REST
16 65 (2.92%) JSP
17 64 (2.88%) Hibernate
17 64 (2.88%) WCF
18 61 (2.74%) J2EE
19 56 (2.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 241 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 215 (9.67%) Social Media
3 133 (5.98%) User Experience
4 95 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 73 (3.28%) iPad
6 71 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 69 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
8 60 (2.70%) Open Source
8 60 (2.70%) Management Information System
9 52 (2.34%) Mathematics
10 37 (1.66%) Digital Media
11 34 (1.53%) FMCG
12 32 (1.44%) Blog
13 30 (1.35%) Graphic Design
14 27 (1.21%) iPhone
14 27 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
15 25 (1.12%) Statistics
16 23 (1.03%) Copywriting
17 22 (0.99%) Smart Meter
17 22 (0.99%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 145 (6.52%) Windows
2 125 (5.62%) Linux
3 57 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 56 (2.52%) UNIX
5 44 (1.98%) Android
6 23 (1.03%) AIX
7 15 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (0.63%) CentOS
9 12 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.49%) Debian
11 10 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.40%) Solaris
13 8 (0.36%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.27%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
16 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.18%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 629 (28.30%) B2C
2 544 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
3 441 (19.84%) E-Commerce
4 309 (13.90%) Project Management
5 269 (12.10%) CRM
6 235 (10.57%) Scrum
7 226 (10.17%) Digital Marketing
8 208 (9.36%) Analytics
9 199 (8.95%) Business Development
10 189 (8.50%) MVC
11 173 (7.78%) SEO
12 163 (7.33%) SOA
13 149 (6.70%) OO
14 130 (5.85%) TDD
15 114 (5.13%) Web Development
16 112 (5.04%) PRINCE2
17 107 (4.81%) Content Management
18 103 (4.63%) E-business
19 102 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
20 101 (4.54%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 424 (19.07%) JavaScript
2 384 (17.27%) SQL
3 255 (11.47%) C#
4 253 (11.38%) Java
5 129 (5.80%) PHP
6 38 (1.71%) VB.NET
7 35 (1.57%) Ruby
8 33 (1.48%) Python
9 32 (1.44%) VB
9 32 (1.44%) VBA
10 30 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 30 (1.35%) C
11 25 (1.12%) Perl
11 25 (1.12%) PHP5
12 17 (0.76%) Objective-C
13 11 (0.49%) C++
14 10 (0.45%) F#
14 10 (0.45%) Apex Code
14 10 (0.45%) Golang
15 9 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 381 (17.14%) Degree
2 23 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (0.99%) ISEB
4 15 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 15 (0.67%) ISTQB
5 14 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (0.63%) MCP
6 13 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.49%) PMP
8 11 (0.49%) CCNA
9 10 (0.45%) CCNP
10 9 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (0.36%) MBA
11 8 (0.36%) MCSE
12 7 (0.31%) Postgraduate
12 7 (0.31%) CCIE
12 7 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.27%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (7.65%) QA
2 40 (1.80%) SLA
3 23 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.045%) RosettaNet
6 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.22%) vSphere
4 4 (0.18%) Varnish
4 4 (0.18%) vCloud
5 3 (0.13%) KVM
6 1 (0.045%) XenApp
6 1 (0.045%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.045%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (1.21%) Puppet
2 10 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.45%) ZABBIX
3 7 (0.31%) HAProxy
3 7 (0.31%) OpenSSO
3 7 (0.31%) Capistrano
4 6 (0.27%) Opsview
4 6 (0.27%) Nagios
5 3 (0.13%) nmon
5 3 (0.13%) Ansible
6 1 (0.045%) Control-M
6 1 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 229 (10.30%) Microsoft
2 188 (8.46%) Oracle
3 150 (6.75%) Google
4 128 (5.76%) Salesforce.com
5 74 (3.33%) Facebook
6 63 (2.83%) Twitter
7 60 (2.70%) SAP
8 53 (2.38%) hybris
9 46 (2.07%) HP
10 44 (1.98%) Cisco
10 44 (1.98%) IBM
11 43 (1.93%) Adobe
12 41 (1.84%) VMware
13 37 (1.66%) Sitecore
14 35 (1.57%) ATG
15 34 (1.53%) webMethods
16 31 (1.39%) Apple
16 31 (1.39%) Siebel
17 30 (1.35%) Cognizant
17 30 (1.35%) Demandware
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London
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Posted: 14 hours ago
Midlands
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23000 to £30000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission!
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + corporate benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + commission
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hyphen
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Surrey
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