The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 49 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing B2B 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.46% 0.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £51,250 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
B2B
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
341 288 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 83.99% 80.22% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 235 256 262
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

B2B
Salary Trend in Luton

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

B2B Salary Trend in Luton

B2B
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

B2B Salary Histogram in Luton

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (66.67%) Project Management
2 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) MS Office
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 6 (22.22%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) .NET
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (22.22%) Marketing
6 5 (18.52%) Resource Management
6 5 (18.52%) B2C
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (14.81%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) CMS
7 4 (14.81%) MVC

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (14.81%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 3 (11.11%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Coordinator
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Solutions Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (14.81%) Programmer
3 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 3 (11.11%) PMO Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.41%) Project Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Head of Development
5 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
5 4 (14.81%) WCF
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) Sass
6 1 (3.70%) LESS
6 1 (3.70%) Dojo
6 1 (3.70%) JSTL
6 1 (3.70%) XHTML
6 1 (3.70%) JSP
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Blog
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) Resource Management
4 5 (18.52%) B2C
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) SEO
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) Business Development
7 2 (7.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (11.11%) Planview
4 3 (11.11%) Primavera
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) hybris
5 1 (3.70%) Lumesse
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix