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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 37 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing B2B 20 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.17% 0.23% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 0.28% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Average salary £23,500 £28,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.07% -1.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
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
420 354 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.50% 82.90% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 370 304 309
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

B2B Salary Histogram in Lancashire

B2B
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Burnley - 7 £22,500 -
Nelson - 7 £60,000 -
Rossendale - 4 £23,500 - 1
Preston - 1 £20,000 - 1
B2B
North West

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (69.23%) Marketing
2 11 (42.31%) Email Marketing
2 11 (42.31%) WordPress
2 11 (42.31%) Photoshop
3 10 (38.46%) Online Marketing
4 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (26.92%) Adobe
5 7 (26.92%) Fireworks
5 7 (26.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (26.92%) Web Design
5 7 (26.92%) User Experience
5 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (15.38%) Social Media
6 4 (15.38%) Twitter
6 4 (15.38%) Copywriting
6 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) CMS
6 4 (15.38%) Retail
7 3 (11.54%) SEO
7 3 (11.54%) Advertising
7 3 (11.54%) SLA
7 3 (11.54%) Internet
7 3 (11.54%) PHP
7 3 (11.54%) MySQL
7 3 (11.54%) Business Development
7 3 (11.54%) Pay per click
7 3 (11.54%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (11.54%) People Management

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) WordPress
2 4 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Photoshop
2 7 (26.92%) Fireworks
2 7 (26.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (69.23%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Web Designer
1 7 (26.92%) Designer
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing Executive
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Web Designer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Sales Executive
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Sales Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) Symfony
3 2 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (7.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Copywriting
2 4 (15.38%) Social Media
3 2 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Email Marketing
2 10 (38.46%) Online Marketing
3 7 (26.92%) Web Design
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) SEO
5 3 (11.54%) Pay per click
5 3 (11.54%) Business Development
5 3 (11.54%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (11.54%) People Management
6 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (7.69%) Time Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) B2C
7 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Adobe
2 4 (15.38%) Twitter
3 2 (7.69%) Avaya
3 2 (7.69%) Mitel
3 2 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Planview
3 2 (7.69%) Zend
3 2 (7.69%) Facebook
4 1 (3.85%) BT
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Preston
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago