The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 170 145 150
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs citing B2B 13 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.99% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.18% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 25
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £66,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.97%
B2B
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3162 3390 3310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.06% 83.54% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 2741 2846
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,655 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

B2B
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

B2B Salary Trend in Manchester

B2B
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

B2B Salary Histogram in Manchester

B2B
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +4 3 £45,000 - 1
B2B
North West

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (51.43%) Marketing
2 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 10 (28.57%) B2C
3 9 (25.71%) HTML
3 9 (25.71%) CSS
3 9 (25.71%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) SEO
4 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) CRM
4 7 (20.00%) Business Development
4 7 (20.00%) Social Media
5 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
5 6 (17.14%) Web Development
5 6 (17.14%) Internet
5 6 (17.14%) XML
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.29%) ERP
6 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (14.29%) Telemarketing
6 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (14.29%) Analytics
6 5 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (11.43%) Online Marketing
7 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.43%) CMS

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (11.43%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) WordPress
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (51.43%) Marketing
2 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 2 (5.71%) Finance
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Developer
1 6 (17.14%) Product Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Account Manager
3 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (8.57%) IT Director
3 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Business Information Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Account Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Information Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Recruitment Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) HTML
1 9 (25.71%) CSS
2 6 (17.14%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) XSLT
3 3 (8.57%) XHTML
3 3 (8.57%) Ajax
3 3 (8.57%) jQuery
3 3 (8.57%) REST
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.57%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Social Media
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.86%) Tandem
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.86%) Blog
5 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) B2C
2 9 (25.71%) Project Management
3 7 (20.00%) SEO
3 7 (20.00%) CRM
3 7 (20.00%) Business Development
4 6 (17.14%) Web Development
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
5 5 (14.29%) Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) ERP
5 5 (14.29%) Telemarketing
5 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (11.43%) Online Marketing
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.57%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) XPath
3 3 (8.57%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) VBA
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Google
2 2 (5.71%) Twitter
3 1 (2.86%) Facebook
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.86%) Yahoo!
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