The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 50 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing B2C 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.98% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.69% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £68,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
B2C
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
342 289 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 83.82% 80.50% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 236 257 262
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,400
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%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

B2C
Salary Trend in Luton

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

B2C Salary Trend in Luton

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (100.00%) B2B
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (80.00%) Programmer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 4 (80.00%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) B2B
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix