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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 194 192 185
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing B2B 40 56 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.80% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.97% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 53
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £53,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -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
5493 5767 6043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.72% 82.72% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4452 4575 5171
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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
Manchester -14 18 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Cheshire +7 15 £43,500 +58.18% 5
Lancashire -10 6 £46,000 +64.28%
Merseyside +10 1 £30,000 -53.84% 1
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 59 (54.63%) Marketing
2 43 (39.81%) B2C
3 28 (25.93%) SEO
4 26 (24.07%) Digital Marketing
5 24 (22.22%) Logistics
6 23 (21.30%) Microsoft
6 23 (21.30%) Pay per click
6 23 (21.30%) Social Media
7 21 (19.44%) Google
7 21 (19.44%) Project Management
8 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (18.52%) Web Development
9 19 (17.59%) SQL
10 18 (16.67%) HTML
11 17 (15.74%) CSS
11 17 (15.74%) WordPress
12 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
13 15 (13.89%) Analytics
13 15 (13.89%) User Experience
14 14 (12.96%) Twitter
14 14 (12.96%) Business Development
14 14 (12.96%) Degree
15 13 (12.04%) jQuery
15 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
15 13 (12.04%) CRM
15 13 (12.04%) Finance
16 12 (11.11%) XML
17 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET
17 11 (10.19%) .NET
17 11 (10.19%) MS Office

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 17 (15.74%) WordPress
2 10 (9.26%) CMS
3 3 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.85%) IIS
4 2 (1.85%) Apache
4 2 (1.85%) Node.js
5 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Office
2 8 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.48%) Photoshop
4 4 (3.70%) Fireworks
4 4 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.85%) Intranet
3 1 (0.93%) MPLS
3 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.93%) ISDN
3 1 (0.93%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.70%) PowerCenter
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.78%) MySQL
5 2 (1.85%) JasperReports
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.93%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.85%) Ant
3 2 (1.85%) CruiseControl
3 2 (1.85%) Subversion
3 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.85%) PhpStorm
General
1 59 (54.63%) Marketing
2 13 (12.04%) Finance
3 7 (6.48%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.48%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.56%) Retail
5 4 (3.70%) Automotive
6 2 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Law
7 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (18.52%) Developer
2 11 (10.19%) Marketing Manager
2 11 (10.19%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 9 (8.33%) PPC Specialist
3 9 (8.33%) PPC Manager
3 9 (8.33%) PPC Analyst
3 9 (8.33%) PPC Executive
4 8 (7.41%) Product Manager
5 7 (6.48%) Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) Social Media Specialist
7 5 (4.63%) Consultant
7 5 (4.63%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.63%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Web Designer
8 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Sales Manager
8 4 (3.70%) ETL Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Account Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Sales Executive
8 4 (3.70%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.67%) HTML
2 17 (15.74%) CSS
3 13 (12.04%) jQuery
4 12 (11.11%) XML
5 11 (10.19%) .NET
5 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET
6 8 (7.41%) Ajax
6 8 (7.41%) WCF
7 7 (6.48%) Web Services
8 6 (5.56%) XSLT
8 6 (5.56%) XHTML
9 5 (4.63%) SOAP
9 5 (4.63%) JSON
9 5 (4.63%) REST
10 3 (2.78%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.78%) ADO.NET
11 2 (1.85%) DHTML
11 2 (1.85%) Backbone.js
11 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.30%) Social Media
2 15 (13.89%) User Experience
3 10 (9.26%) Copywriting
4 9 (8.33%) Psychology
5 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.70%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.78%) iSeries
8 3 (2.78%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.85%) Statistics
9 2 (1.85%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.85%) Blog
9 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.81%) B2C
2 28 (25.93%) SEO
3 26 (24.07%) Digital Marketing
4 24 (22.22%) Logistics
5 23 (21.30%) Pay per click
6 21 (19.44%) Project Management
7 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (18.52%) Web Development
8 15 (13.89%) Analytics
9 14 (12.96%) Business Development
10 13 (12.04%) CRM
11 11 (10.19%) Software Engineering
11 11 (10.19%) Campaign Management
12 10 (9.26%) Email Marketing
12 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.33%) MVC
13 9 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
13 9 (8.33%) Content Management
13 9 (8.33%) Search Engine Marketing
13 9 (8.33%) Marketing Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.59%) SQL
2 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 11 (10.19%) C#
4 6 (5.56%) Java
5 4 (3.70%) PHP
6 3 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.78%) Python
6 3 (2.78%) XPath
7 2 (1.85%) PHP5
7 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) CCNP
2 1 (0.93%) CCNA
2 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (21.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.44%) Google
3 14 (12.96%) Twitter
4 9 (8.33%) Facebook
5 4 (3.70%) Adobe
5 4 (3.70%) Informatica
6 3 (2.78%) IBM
6 3 (2.78%) Yahoo!
7 2 (1.85%) Cisco
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle
7 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.85%) BT
8 1 (0.93%) Redback
8 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.93%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.93%) Juniper
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