The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 47 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing B2B 1 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.28% 4.07% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 4.58% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £31,500 £23,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.04% -16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
B2B
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
286 437 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.79% 89.00% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 242 381 322
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

B2B
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

B2B Salary Trend in Lancashire

B2B
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Sales Executive
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD