The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 99 97 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing B2B 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.080% 0.50% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.65% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
B2B
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1065 1069 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 85.20% 76.14% 75.75%
Number of salaries quoted 832 884 638
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing B2B across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

B2B
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing B2B across the Essex region.

B2B Salary Trend in Essex

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Practice Management
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Billing
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) DevExpress
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (10.00%) B2C
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (40.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Account Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Sales Executive
2 4 (40.00%) Sales Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) AWS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
1 4 (40.00%) Practice Management
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe