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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing B2B 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.75% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% - -
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
282 296 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 81.27% 85.06% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 190 275 267
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £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 24 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 (51.85%) Project Management
2 11 (40.74%) Marketing
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) MS Office
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
4 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
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
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco
6 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
6 5 (18.52%) Retail
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (14.81%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) 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
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 11 (40.74%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 5 (18.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (14.81%) Programmer
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Project Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Head of Development
4 2 (7.41%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Field Engineer
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%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.70%) Sass
6 1 (3.70%) LESS
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) JSTL
6 1 (3.70%) Dojo
6 1 (3.70%) XHTML
6 1 (3.70%) JSP
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Blog
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
2 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
4 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) B2C
5 3 (11.11%) Business Development
5 3 (11.11%) Content Management
5 3 (11.11%) SEO
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Primavera
5 2 (7.41%) Planview
6 1 (3.70%) hybris
6 1 (3.70%) Lumesse