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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 88 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing B2B 8 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.63% 1.67% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 2.04% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 1
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +27.65%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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
1042 881 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.44% 81.88% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 832 685 587
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 2 March 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
Braintree - 4 £28,500 -
Maldon - 4 £26,500 -
B2B
East of England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 11 (52.38%) B2C
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (28.57%) CRM
5 5 (23.81%) CMS
6 4 (19.05%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (19.05%) Practice Management
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) WCF
6 4 (19.05%) DevExpress
6 4 (19.05%) Billing
6 4 (19.05%) WinForms
7 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (14.29%) Adobe
7 3 (14.29%) Back Office
7 3 (14.29%) Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) CSS
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 3 (14.29%) CSS3

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (19.05%) Billing
2 3 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Sales Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Sales Executive
4 4 (19.05%) Account Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Development Manager
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (19.05%) WCF
3 4 (19.05%) WinForms
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) B2C
2 6 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) Practice Management
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) People Management
4 3 (14.29%) Web Design
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Memory Management
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) DevExpress
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe