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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 304 267 342
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +75
Permanent jobs citing B2B 963 1158 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.94% 1.08% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.30% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 767 757 573
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
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
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -22 512 £55,000 +10.00% 57
South East +14 252 £45,000 +5.88% 25
South West 0 51 £31,000 -11.42% 9
North West -23 32 £43,500 +55.35% 12
East of England -27 32 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Yorkshire -22 28 £40,000 +28.00% 10
West Midlands -24 24 £40,750 +16.42% 7
East Midlands -16 22 £39,500 -9.71% 3
North East -8 7 £34,500 -46.92% 8
Midlands -19 1 £77,500 +19.23%
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 604 (31.31%) Marketing
2 523 (27.11%) Agile Software Development
3 467 (24.21%) B2C
4 404 (20.94%) E-Commerce
5 391 (20.27%) Finance
6 359 (18.61%) HTML
7 356 (18.46%) JavaScript
8 297 (15.40%) SQL
9 290 (15.03%) Degree
10 283 (14.67%) CRM
11 272 (14.10%) CSS
12 265 (13.74%) .NET
13 251 (13.01%) SQL Server
14 248 (12.86%) Java
15 227 (11.77%) C#
16 225 (11.66%) Microsoft
17 220 (11.40%) Project Management
18 218 (11.30%) MVC
19 217 (11.25%) Retail
20 201 (10.42%) Business Development
21 195 (10.11%) Analytics
22 193 (10.01%) Scrum
23 188 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
24 178 (9.23%) Oracle
25 167 (8.66%) ASP.NET
25 167 (8.66%) Web Services
25 167 (8.66%) Telecoms
26 163 (8.45%) XML
27 156 (8.09%) User Experience
28 154 (7.98%) SaaS

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 99 (5.13%) CMS
2 45 (2.33%) IIS
2 45 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 41 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (2.02%) WebSphere
5 29 (1.50%) Apache
6 26 (1.35%) Apache Solr
7 23 (1.19%) JBoss
8 22 (1.14%) Umbraco
9 19 (0.98%) WordPress
10 17 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 17 (0.88%) SharePoint
11 14 (0.73%) Drupal
12 12 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.62%) Lync
13 11 (0.57%) Sitefinity
14 10 (0.52%) SugarCRM
15 9 (0.47%) DNN
15 9 (0.47%) Kentico
Applications
1 117 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 57 (2.95%) MS Visio
3 53 (2.75%) MS Office
4 43 (2.23%) Photoshop
5 39 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 33 (1.71%) MS Project
7 17 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
7 17 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 14 (0.73%) Fireworks
9 10 (0.52%) SPSS
10 9 (0.47%) InDesign
11 8 (0.41%) FastStats
12 3 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.052%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 32 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
3 18 (0.93%) SAP ERP
4 13 (0.67%) Magento
5 10 (0.52%) Unica
6 7 (0.36%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.26%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.26%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.21%) SAP SRM
8 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.16%) Agresso
9 3 (0.16%) SAP PS
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.10%) SAP Retail
10 2 (0.10%) Radian6
10 2 (0.10%) Infor M3
11 1 (0.052%) Oracle Utilities
11 1 (0.052%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 154 (7.98%) SaaS
2 43 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (2.13%) Google Analytics
4 34 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (1.35%) PaaS
6 11 (0.57%) IaaS
7 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
8 6 (0.31%) Office 365
9 5 (0.26%) Force.com
10 4 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.052%) Taleo
12 1 (0.052%) Silverpop
12 1 (0.052%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.052%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 99 (5.13%) Internet
2 22 (1.14%) HTTP
3 18 (0.93%) Firewall
3 18 (0.93%) Network Security
4 15 (0.78%) SAN
5 14 (0.73%) DNS
6 13 (0.67%) Intranet
6 13 (0.67%) SMS
7 12 (0.62%) WAN
7 12 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.62%) Extranet
8 10 (0.52%) VoIP
9 9 (0.47%) LAN
9 9 (0.47%) Wireless
10 8 (0.41%) VPN
10 8 (0.41%) FTP
10 8 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (0.36%) WebEx
11 7 (0.36%) MPLS
12 6 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 93 (4.82%) Relational Database
3 72 (3.73%) NoSQL
3 72 (3.73%) MySQL
4 56 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 54 (2.80%) Oracle Database
6 43 (2.23%) RDBMS
7 35 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (1.76%) MongoDB
9 30 (1.56%) MarkLogic
10 24 (1.24%) Hadoop
10 24 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (0.98%) Data Mining
13 17 (0.88%) JasperReports
13 17 (0.88%) Redis
14 16 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (0.57%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 75 (3.89%) Git (software)
2 68 (3.53%) Visual Studio
3 63 (3.27%) Subversion
4 57 (2.95%) Eclipse
5 45 (2.33%) Ant
6 31 (1.61%) NUnit
6 31 (1.61%) JIRA
7 30 (1.56%) Jasmine
8 25 (1.30%) Jenkins
9 24 (1.24%) Maven
10 23 (1.19%) FitNesse
10 23 (1.19%) Axure RP
10 23 (1.19%) SpecFlow
11 21 (1.09%) JUnit
12 19 (0.98%) Karma Test Runner
13 17 (0.88%) CruiseControl
14 12 (0.62%) QUnit
15 10 (0.52%) SoapUI
15 10 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
15 10 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 604 (31.31%) Marketing
2 391 (20.27%) Finance
3 217 (11.25%) Retail
4 167 (8.66%) Telecoms
5 81 (4.20%) Back Office
6 73 (3.78%) Advertising
7 71 (3.68%) Publishing
8 53 (2.75%) Games
9 45 (2.33%) Billing
10 43 (2.23%) Banking
11 41 (2.13%) German Language
12 37 (1.92%) Legal
13 28 (1.45%) Manufacturing
13 28 (1.45%) Law
14 24 (1.24%) Automotive
15 19 (0.98%) French Language
16 16 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.73%) Swedish Language
17 14 (0.73%) Dutch Language
18 13 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 440 (22.81%) Developer
2 222 (11.51%) Analyst
3 152 (7.88%) Account Manager
4 138 (7.15%) Consultant
5 113 (5.86%) Architect
6 93 (4.82%) Business Analyst
7 88 (4.56%) Senior Manager
8 86 (4.46%) Java Developer
9 83 (4.30%) Product Manager
9 83 (4.30%) Designer
10 81 (4.20%) Project Manager
10 81 (4.20%) Web Developer
11 80 (4.15%) Marketing Manager
12 72 (3.73%) Development Manager
13 68 (3.53%) Senior Developer
14 56 (2.90%) Sales Manager
15 53 (2.75%) .NET Developer
16 52 (2.70%) Business Manager
17 48 (2.49%) Front-End Developer
18 46 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (18.61%) HTML
2 272 (14.10%) CSS
3 265 (13.74%) .NET
4 167 (8.66%) ASP.NET
4 167 (8.66%) Web Services
5 163 (8.45%) XML
6 148 (7.67%) jQuery
7 116 (6.01%) HTML5
8 109 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 102 (5.29%) AngularJS
10 100 (5.18%) CSS3
11 95 (4.92%) WCF
11 95 (4.92%) SOAP
12 88 (4.56%) JSON
13 82 (4.25%) Spring
14 77 (3.99%) Ajax
15 72 (3.73%) .NET Framework
16 71 (3.68%) REST
17 64 (3.32%) JSP
18 63 (3.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 188 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (8.09%) User Experience
3 141 (7.31%) Social Media
4 131 (6.79%) Mobile App
5 65 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 57 (2.95%) Management Information System
7 48 (2.49%) Blog
8 41 (2.13%) Computer Science
9 40 (2.07%) Data Centre
10 33 (1.71%) Digital Media
11 27 (1.40%) FMCG
12 24 (1.24%) Mathematics
13 23 (1.19%) Copywriting
14 20 (1.04%) iPad
15 19 (0.98%) Statistics
16 18 (0.93%) Handset
17 17 (0.88%) Client/Server
18 15 (0.78%) Algorithms
19 13 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 12 (0.62%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 125 (6.48%) Windows
2 119 (6.17%) Linux
3 84 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 73 (3.78%) UNIX
5 61 (3.16%) Android
6 21 (1.09%) Solaris
7 19 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.41%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.31%) CentOS
12 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.21%) zOS
13 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.16%) VMS
14 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (27.11%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (24.21%) B2C
3 404 (20.94%) E-Commerce
4 283 (14.67%) CRM
5 220 (11.40%) Project Management
6 218 (11.30%) MVC
7 201 (10.42%) Business Development
8 195 (10.11%) Analytics
9 193 (10.01%) Scrum
10 151 (7.83%) Digital Marketing
11 118 (6.12%) SEO
12 116 (6.01%) OO
13 107 (5.55%) Software Engineering
14 102 (5.29%) TDD
15 88 (4.56%) SDLC
16 84 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
17 83 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
18 80 (4.15%) SOA
19 79 (4.10%) ERP
20 72 (3.73%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 356 (18.46%) JavaScript
2 297 (15.40%) SQL
3 248 (12.86%) Java
4 227 (11.77%) C#
5 117 (6.07%) PHP
6 52 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 32 (1.66%) Perl
8 29 (1.50%) Python
9 28 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 27 (1.40%) C
11 26 (1.35%) Ruby
12 25 (1.30%) Objective-C
13 20 (1.04%) AWK
13 20 (1.04%) XQuery
13 20 (1.04%) C++
14 19 (0.98%) Shell Script
14 19 (0.98%) sed
15 13 (0.67%) XPath
16 12 (0.62%) PowerShell
16 12 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 290 (15.03%) Degree
2 16 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (0.62%) CCNP
4 11 (0.57%) CCIE
5 8 (0.41%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.31%) CISSP
7 6 (0.31%) CISA
7 6 (0.31%) CISM
8 5 (0.26%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.26%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.21%) PMP
9 4 (0.21%) MBA
9 4 (0.21%) ISEB
10 3 (0.16%) CCNA
10 3 (0.16%) MCP
11 2 (0.10%) HNC
11 2 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (5.70%) QA
2 26 (1.35%) SLA
3 10 (0.52%) P3O
4 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.31%) COBIT
5 4 (0.21%) RosettaNet
6 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.21%) Firmware
4 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.10%) XenApp
5 1 (0.052%) vSphere
5 1 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.052%) Docker
5 1 (0.052%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.052%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.052%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 23 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (0.93%) SCOM
3 16 (0.83%) Graphite
4 14 (0.73%) Ansible
5 13 (0.67%) Puppet
6 12 (0.62%) Vagrant
7 9 (0.47%) MOM
7 9 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
8 8 (0.41%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.41%) logstash
8 8 (0.41%) Kibana
9 5 (0.26%) Control-M
9 5 (0.26%) Nagios
9 5 (0.26%) Dollar Universe
10 4 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 225 (11.66%) Microsoft
2 178 (9.23%) Oracle
3 119 (6.17%) Salesforce.com
4 84 (4.35%) Google
5 82 (4.25%) SAP
6 72 (3.73%) hybris
7 65 (3.37%) Adobe
8 53 (2.75%) VMware
9 52 (2.70%) Cisco
10 42 (2.18%) Facebook
11 41 (2.13%) IBM
12 40 (2.07%) Twitter
13 29 (1.50%) HP
14 24 (1.24%) Marketo
15 23 (1.19%) Zend
16 22 (1.14%) Apple
16 22 (1.14%) Cognos
17 21 (1.09%) EMC
17 21 (1.09%) BMC
18 20 (1.04%) Omniture
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable 10% full benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: Yesterday
West London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £35,000 2nd Year OTE £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Talent Spa
Salary: Starting from £20k DoE + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Multiple Perks, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + Multiple Perks, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Amsys
Salary: £25,000 per annum + commission
Posted: 3 days ago