The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 177 207 174
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -33
Permanent jobs citing B2B 51 54 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 0.83% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.95% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 58
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
B2B
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4907 5678 6038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.70% 87.50% 85.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4136 4518 4871
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

B2B
Salary Trend in the North West

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

B2B Salary Trend in the North West

B2B
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

B2B Salary Histogram in the North West

B2B
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
Manchester +20 30 £35,000 +34.61% 10
Cheshire +20 18 £35,000 - 2
Lancashire -3 1 £16,000 -62.35% 2
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 31 (39.74%) Telecoms
2 22 (28.21%) Marketing
3 20 (25.64%) Broadband
4 15 (19.23%) Business Development
5 14 (17.95%) HTML
5 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
6 11 (14.10%) CSS
6 11 (14.10%) Web Services
6 11 (14.10%) WordPress
7 10 (12.82%) Web Marketing
7 10 (12.82%) HTML5
7 10 (12.82%) Web Development
7 10 (12.82%) JSON
7 10 (12.82%) jQuery
7 10 (12.82%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 10 (12.82%) iPad
7 10 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (12.82%) Finance
7 10 (12.82%) XML
8 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (11.54%) Degree
9 8 (10.26%) CRM
9 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.41%) PHP
11 5 (6.41%) Project Management
11 5 (6.41%) SEO
11 5 (6.41%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (6.41%) Link Building

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (14.10%) WordPress
2 4 (5.13%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 3 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Magento
2 1 (1.28%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.13%) SaaS
2 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.28%) AdWords
3 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.64%) Broadband
2 4 (5.13%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.85%) VoIP
General
1 31 (39.74%) Telecoms
2 22 (28.21%) Marketing
3 10 (12.82%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Sales Executive
2 19 (24.36%) Corporate Sales Executive
3 15 (19.23%) Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Business Development Manager
4 11 (14.10%) Business Manager
4 11 (14.10%) Development Manager
5 10 (12.82%) Web Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.13%) IT Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Product Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Sales Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.85%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.85%) Marketing Assistant
8 3 (3.85%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Services Delivery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) HTML
2 11 (14.10%) CSS
2 11 (14.10%) Web Services
3 10 (12.82%) HTML5
3 10 (12.82%) jQuery
3 10 (12.82%) JSON
3 10 (12.82%) XML
4 4 (5.13%) .NET
4 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (3.85%) Ember.js
6 2 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (12.82%) iPad
2 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.28%) Handset
4 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Android
1 1 (1.28%) Unix
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.23%) Business Development
2 10 (12.82%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 10 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (12.82%) Web Development
2 10 (12.82%) Web Marketing
3 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.26%) CRM
4 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.41%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (6.41%) Link Building
6 5 (6.41%) Project Management
6 5 (6.41%) SEO
7 4 (5.13%) Email Marketing
7 4 (5.13%) Line Management
7 4 (5.13%) MVC
7 4 (5.13%) Online Marketing
7 4 (5.13%) Pay per click
7 4 (5.13%) Software Delivery
8 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.41%) PHP
3 4 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) MBA
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Google
1 4 (5.13%) Sitecore
1 4 (5.13%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe
2 1 (1.28%) IBM
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) Sage
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