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 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 84 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing B2B 13 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.01% 1.03% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.28% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 1
Average salary £40,000 £23,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -47.22%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +18.05%
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
1018 934 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.91% 80.24% 74.15%
Number of salaries quoted 755 700 555
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £58,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

B2B Salary Histogram in Essex

B2B
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Essex 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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £40,000 -
Brentwood -10 1 £24,000 -
B2B
East of England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (62.07%) B2C
2 10 (34.48%) Marketing
3 9 (31.03%) .NET
4 8 (27.59%) CMS
5 7 (24.14%) MVC
5 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
5 7 (24.14%) C#
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) SEO
6 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
6 6 (20.69%) Degree
6 6 (20.69%) Email Marketing
6 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (20.69%) Online Marketing
6 6 (20.69%) User Experience
6 6 (20.69%) Pay per click
7 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Umbraco
7 5 (17.24%) Web Development
7 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.34%) IIS
9 3 (10.34%) XML
9 3 (10.34%) Web Design
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) Subversion
9 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Back Office
9 3 (10.34%) JSON

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (27.59%) CMS
2 5 (17.24%) Umbraco
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (34.48%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Marketing Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Marketing Executive
4 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Business Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Software Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Sales Manager
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.34%) JSON
3 3 (10.34%) jQuery
3 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (10.34%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) User Experience
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) B2C
2 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) SEO
3 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.69%) Pay per click
3 6 (20.69%) Email Marketing
3 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (20.69%) Online Marketing
4 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Web Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) People Management
6 2 (6.90%) Memory Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C#
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree