The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 150 132 103
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -29
Permanent jobs citing B2C 21 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 1.20% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.45% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 47
Average salary £30,000 £61,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.02% +53.12%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
B2C
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3069 2696 2445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.80% 82.85% 83.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 2075 2078
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing B2C across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

B2C
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing B2C across the Leeds region.

B2C Salary Trend in Leeds

B2C
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2C across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

B2C Salary Histogram in Leeds

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing B2C 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 B2C.

1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) B2B
3 19 (21.35%) Service Delivery
4 18 (20.22%) Marketing
5 17 (19.10%) Retail
6 14 (15.73%) Project Management
7 13 (14.61%) Adobe
7 13 (14.61%) Linux
7 13 (14.61%) LAMP
7 13 (14.61%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (14.61%) User Experience
7 13 (14.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (13.48%) DevOps
8 12 (13.48%) Oracle
8 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
9 11 (12.36%) .NET
10 10 (11.24%) UNIX
10 10 (11.24%) Apache
10 10 (11.24%) CISSP
10 10 (11.24%) Finance
10 10 (11.24%) Information Security
11 9 (10.11%) CISM
11 9 (10.11%) Java
12 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
12 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
12 8 (8.99%) SQL
12 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.99%) Cisco
12 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (8.99%) Management Information System

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing B2C 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 B2C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.24%) Apache
2 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) HTTP
1 6 (6.74%) Internet
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.37%) MPLS
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.12%) Firewall
5 1 (1.12%) LDAP
5 1 (1.12%) SAN
5 1 (1.12%) SMS
5 1 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.74%) MySQL
3 6 (6.74%) Informix
3 6 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.37%) OLTP
6 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (20.22%) Marketing
2 17 (19.10%) Retail
3 10 (11.24%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (14.61%) Developer
1 13 (14.61%) Designer
1 13 (14.61%) Digital Designer
2 12 (13.48%) Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (11.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Manager
6 7 (7.87%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Security Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) PHP Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Architect
6 7 (7.87%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Data Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Operations Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.61%) LAMP
2 11 (12.36%) .NET
3 7 (7.87%) HTML
3 7 (7.87%) CSS
4 6 (6.74%) SOAP
4 6 (6.74%) XML
4 6 (6.74%) J2EE
5 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.12%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) User Experience
2 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.87%) FMCG
4 4 (4.49%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.37%) Social Media
5 3 (3.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) UNIX
3 7 (7.87%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.37%) Windows
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) B2B
3 19 (21.35%) Service Delivery
4 14 (15.73%) Project Management
5 13 (14.61%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (13.48%) DevOps
7 10 (11.24%) Information Security
8 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
8 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (7.87%) Analytics
9 7 (7.87%) Coaching
10 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.74%) SOA
10 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.49%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (4.49%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.49%) Web Application Development
11 4 (4.49%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (4.49%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) Java
2 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
2 8 (8.99%) SQL
3 7 (7.87%) PHP
4 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.49%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.49%) C#
5 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) CISSP
2 9 (10.11%) CISM
3 6 (6.74%) CEH
3 6 (6.74%) Degree
3 6 (6.74%) GIAC
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.62%) CCNP
5 4 (4.49%) CCDP
5 4 (4.49%) CCSE
6 3 (3.37%) MAPM
7 2 (2.25%) CCSA
8 1 (1.12%) MCSE
8 1 (1.12%) MCSA
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.12%) CCNA
8 1 (1.12%) CCDA
8 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.12%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Adobe
2 12 (13.48%) Oracle
3 8 (8.99%) Cisco
4 4 (4.49%) Yahoo!
4 4 (4.49%) Google
4 4 (4.49%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.37%) VMware
5 3 (3.37%) EMC
5 3 (3.37%) Facebook
5 3 (3.37%) Twitter
6 2 (2.25%) Citrix
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow