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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing B2B 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.49% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +18.05%
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
278 289 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 80.81% 84.26% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 186 267 268
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (53.85%) Project Management
2 10 (38.46%) Marketing
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) MS Office
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
6 5 (19.23%) CSS
7 4 (15.38%) CMS
7 4 (15.38%) MVC
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) Retail
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 4 (15.38%) NHibernate
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (15.38%) Resource Management
7 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (15.38%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP HR
1 3 (11.54%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 10 (38.46%) Marketing
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Solutions Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (15.38%) Programmer
3 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Coordinator
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Project Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Head of Development
5 1 (3.85%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 6 (23.08%) .NET
4 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (15.38%) NHibernate
5 4 (15.38%) WCF
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (3.85%) Sass
6 1 (3.85%) LESS
6 1 (3.85%) HTML5
6 1 (3.85%) XHTML
6 1 (3.85%) JSTL
6 1 (3.85%) Dojo
6 1 (3.85%) JSP
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Blog
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (15.38%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 4 (15.38%) Resource Management
3 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 4 (15.38%) B2C
3 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (11.54%) Content Management
4 3 (11.54%) Business Development
4 3 (11.54%) SEO
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) Planview
4 2 (7.69%) Primavera
5 1 (3.85%) Lumesse
5 1 (3.85%) hybris