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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 307 312 317
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing B2B 1000 900 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.87% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.06% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 778 697 745
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
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
89001 84694 86305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.29% 81.70% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 73752 69528 73899
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +55 503 £52,500 - 69
South East +1 231 £40,000 -14.89% 32
North West -28 74 £35,000 -2.77% 15
East of England +5 60 £47,500 +58.33% 9
West Midlands +1 43 £29,250 -31.17% 15
East Midlands +23 32 £37,500 -6.25% 11
South West -2 31 £45,000 +50.00% 17
Yorkshire -68 20 £40,000 +48.14% 7
North East - 2 £33,750 -
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 757 (35.06%) Marketing
2 578 (26.77%) B2C
3 518 (23.99%) Agile Software Development
4 433 (20.06%) HTML
5 406 (18.81%) JavaScript
6 401 (18.57%) E-Commerce
7 382 (17.69%) Degree
8 380 (17.60%) Finance
9 376 (17.42%) SQL
10 360 (16.67%) CSS
11 317 (14.68%) Project Management
12 306 (14.17%) .NET
13 274 (12.69%) C#
14 267 (12.37%) CRM
15 250 (11.58%) SQL Server
16 247 (11.44%) Microsoft
17 243 (11.26%) XML
18 224 (10.38%) Business Development
19 223 (10.33%) Digital Marketing
20 220 (10.19%) ASP.NET
21 219 (10.14%) Java
22 218 (10.10%) Scrum
23 208 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
24 203 (9.40%) Social Media
25 200 (9.26%) Retail
26 198 (9.17%) MVC
26 198 (9.17%) Web Services
27 191 (8.85%) MS Excel
28 187 (8.66%) Oracle
28 187 (8.66%) Analytics

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 147 (6.81%) CMS
2 55 (2.55%) Apache
3 35 (1.62%) WordPress
4 32 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 30 (1.39%) Drupal
5 30 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 29 (1.34%) Umbraco
6 29 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 24 (1.11%) JBoss
9 23 (1.07%) SharePoint
10 22 (1.02%) IIS
11 19 (0.88%) Node.js
12 15 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
13 13 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.60%) Confluence
14 11 (0.51%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.51%) SAS
14 11 (0.51%) Sitefinity
14 11 (0.51%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 191 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 87 (4.03%) MS Office
3 71 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 55 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 34 (1.57%) Photoshop
6 27 (1.25%) MS Project
7 19 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 13 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.37%) InDesign
10 8 (0.37%) SPSS
11 4 (0.19%) FastStats
12 1 (0.046%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.046%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.046%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.046%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 58 (2.69%) Google Analytics
2 35 (1.62%) Magento
3 27 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
5 19 (0.88%) WebTrends
6 17 (0.79%) SAP CRM
7 15 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
8 12 (0.56%) Tridion
9 9 (0.42%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.32%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 6 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
12 5 (0.23%) Visualfiles
12 5 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
12 5 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
13 4 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 4 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
13 4 (0.19%) SAP R/3
14 3 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 97 (4.49%) SaaS
2 19 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.37%) MailChimp
6 6 (0.28%) Force.com
7 5 (0.23%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
8 4 (0.19%) GitHub
9 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.14%) IaaS
10 2 (0.093%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.093%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.046%) Taleo
11 1 (0.046%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.046%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.046%) PaaS
11 1 (0.046%) Heroku
11 1 (0.046%) Office 365
11 1 (0.046%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (3.98%) Internet
2 34 (1.57%) HTTP
3 26 (1.20%) Firewall
4 25 (1.16%) VoIP
5 23 (1.07%) Unified Communications
6 18 (0.83%) SNMP
7 16 (0.74%) Extranet
7 16 (0.74%) Wireless
8 12 (0.56%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.51%) WAN
9 11 (0.51%) MPLS
9 11 (0.51%) DNS
9 11 (0.51%) Network Security
9 11 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (0.46%) LTE
10 10 (0.46%) SAN
10 10 (0.46%) LAN
11 9 (0.42%) SSL
11 9 (0.42%) SMTP
11 9 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 100 (4.63%) MySQL
3 76 (3.52%) Relational Database
4 73 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 65 (3.01%) NoSQL
6 62 (2.87%) MongoDB
7 46 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (1.67%) RDBMS
9 34 (1.57%) Big Data
10 27 (1.25%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.07%) Data Mining
11 23 (1.07%) OLAP
11 23 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (0.93%) MS Access
12 20 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (0.88%) Hadoop
14 18 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (0.60%) CouchDB
15 13 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (0.51%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 74 (3.43%) Subversion
2 61 (2.83%) Git (software)
3 57 (2.64%) Visual Studio
4 45 (2.08%) Selenium
5 36 (1.67%) Axure RP
6 31 (1.44%) Eclipse
7 30 (1.39%) Ant
7 30 (1.39%) JIRA
8 26 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 23 (1.07%) SoapUI
10 22 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 20 (0.93%) WebDriver
12 16 (0.74%) Maven
12 16 (0.74%) Jenkins
13 15 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (0.56%) FitNesse
15 10 (0.46%) Xcode
15 10 (0.46%) Firebug
15 10 (0.46%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 757 (35.06%) Marketing
2 380 (17.60%) Finance
3 200 (9.26%) Retail
4 151 (6.99%) Telecoms
5 134 (6.21%) Advertising
6 76 (3.52%) Publishing
7 75 (3.47%) Banking
8 67 (3.10%) Games
9 60 (2.78%) Legal
10 55 (2.55%) Law
11 33 (1.53%) Billing
11 33 (1.53%) German Language
12 32 (1.48%) Manufacturing
13 26 (1.20%) French Language
14 23 (1.07%) Front Office
15 19 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (0.83%) Multimedia
17 15 (0.69%) Back Office
18 14 (0.65%) Spanish Language
19 13 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 464 (21.49%) Developer
2 246 (11.39%) Analyst
3 157 (7.27%) Architect
4 133 (6.16%) Business Analyst
5 125 (5.79%) .NET Developer
6 108 (5.00%) Consultant
7 98 (4.54%) Web Developer
8 92 (4.26%) Account Manager
9 90 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 85 (3.94%) Marketing Manager
11 78 (3.61%) Senior Developer
11 78 (3.61%) Designer
12 67 (3.10%) C# Developer
13 62 (2.87%) Sales Executive
14 60 (2.78%) Marketing Executive
15 58 (2.69%) Senior Manager
15 58 (2.69%) ASP.NET Developer
16 57 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
17 56 (2.59%) Development Manager
18 54 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (20.06%) HTML
2 360 (16.67%) CSS
3 306 (14.17%) .NET
4 243 (11.26%) XML
5 220 (10.19%) ASP.NET
6 198 (9.17%) Web Services
7 184 (8.52%) jQuery
8 123 (5.70%) HTML5
9 113 (5.23%) SOAP
10 100 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 95 (4.40%) .NET Framework
12 83 (3.84%) Ajax
13 81 (3.75%) CSS3
14 77 (3.57%) WCF
15 66 (3.06%) REST
16 63 (2.92%) Spring
17 61 (2.83%) J2EE
17 61 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web API
18 53 (2.45%) Middleware
19 52 (2.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 208 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 203 (9.40%) Social Media
3 143 (6.62%) User Experience
4 89 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 72 (3.33%) iPad
6 66 (3.06%) Management Information System
7 65 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
8 58 (2.69%) Computer Science
9 57 (2.64%) Open Source
10 49 (2.27%) Mathematics
11 34 (1.57%) Blog
12 32 (1.48%) iPhone
13 31 (1.44%) FMCG
13 31 (1.44%) Digital Media
14 27 (1.25%) Copywriting
15 25 (1.16%) Graphic Design
15 25 (1.16%) Statistics
16 23 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
17 22 (1.02%) New Media
18 19 (0.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 144 (6.67%) Windows
2 105 (4.86%) Linux
3 59 (2.73%) UNIX
3 59 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 43 (1.99%) Android
5 25 (1.16%) AIX
6 15 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (0.65%) Windows 8
8 11 (0.51%) CentOS
9 10 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.42%) Debian
11 6 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.23%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.19%) FreeBSD
13 4 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.19%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.046%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.046%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (26.77%) B2C
2 518 (23.99%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (18.57%) E-Commerce
4 317 (14.68%) Project Management
5 267 (12.37%) CRM
6 224 (10.38%) Business Development
7 223 (10.33%) Digital Marketing
8 218 (10.10%) Scrum
9 198 (9.17%) MVC
10 187 (8.66%) Analytics
11 158 (7.32%) OO
12 157 (7.27%) SEO
13 147 (6.81%) SOA
14 110 (5.09%) Web Development
15 105 (4.86%) PRINCE2
16 104 (4.82%) ERP
17 103 (4.77%) TDD
18 101 (4.68%) Content Management
19 93 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
20 92 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 406 (18.81%) JavaScript
2 376 (17.42%) SQL
3 274 (12.69%) C#
4 219 (10.14%) Java
5 120 (5.56%) PHP
6 39 (1.81%) VB.NET
7 38 (1.76%) Ruby
8 35 (1.62%) T-SQL
9 29 (1.34%) C
10 28 (1.30%) VB
11 27 (1.25%) Python
12 20 (0.93%) VBA
12 20 (0.93%) PHP5
13 18 (0.83%) Objective-C
14 15 (0.69%) Perl
15 12 (0.56%) Golang
16 10 (0.46%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.42%) C++
17 9 (0.42%) R
17 9 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 382 (17.69%) Degree
2 24 (1.11%) ISEB
2 24 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (0.83%) MCP
5 15 (0.69%) PMI Certification
6 14 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (0.65%) CCNA
7 13 (0.60%) CCNP
8 12 (0.56%) CCIE
9 10 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (0.37%) PMP
11 8 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (0.37%) MCSE
12 7 (0.32%) Postgraduate
13 6 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.28%) MBA
14 5 (0.23%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (6.90%) QA
2 38 (1.76%) SLA
3 21 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.046%) RosettaNet
6 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.046%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.56%) vSphere
4 5 (0.23%) Docker
5 4 (0.19%) Varnish
5 4 (0.19%) vCloud
6 2 (0.093%) KVM
7 1 (0.046%) XenApp
7 1 (0.046%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.046%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (1.11%) Puppet
2 15 (0.69%) ZABBIX
3 7 (0.32%) Nagios
3 7 (0.32%) HAProxy
3 7 (0.32%) Capistrano
4 6 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.23%) Cacti
6 3 (0.14%) nmon
6 3 (0.14%) Ansible
7 2 (0.093%) Opsview
8 1 (0.046%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.046%) Control-M
Vendors
1 247 (11.44%) Microsoft
2 187 (8.66%) Oracle
3 129 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
4 127 (5.88%) Google
5 76 (3.52%) SAP
6 67 (3.10%) Facebook
7 53 (2.45%) Cisco
8 51 (2.36%) Twitter
9 50 (2.32%) HP
10 44 (2.04%) hybris
11 41 (1.90%) IBM
11 41 (1.90%) Adobe
12 40 (1.85%) VMware
13 37 (1.71%) Sitecore
14 33 (1.53%) Cognizant
15 32 (1.48%) Apple
16 30 (1.39%) Siebel
17 27 (1.25%) webMethods
18 26 (1.20%) ATG
18 26 (1.20%) Juniper
East Riding
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Execellent, exec-level benefits.
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Company paid pension, eCommerce trai
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + £60kOTE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 12 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Haymarket Media Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per Annum + Benefits + Free Gym Access
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £18 - £20k DOE + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, Yorkshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Candidate Source
Salary: £20000
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Negotiable on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday