The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 151 154 155
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing B2B 7 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.65% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £50,000 £26,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.91% -23.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
B2B
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2678 3246 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.48% 81.29% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 2143 1464
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

B2B
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

B2B Salary Trend in Scotland

B2B
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

B2B Salary Histogram in Scotland

B2B
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Edinburgh +9 5 £50,000 +103.04%
Glasgow +1 4 £50,000 -
B2B
UK

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) Marketing
3 6 (27.27%) Business Development
4 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) User Experience
5 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
5 4 (18.18%) Data Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Informatica
5 4 (18.18%) Wireless
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) LAMP
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (13.64%) QA
6 3 (13.64%) WCF
6 3 (13.64%) Back Office
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) B2C
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
1 4 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) PowerCenter
General
1 6 (27.27%) Marketing
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Back Office
4 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
5 1 (4.55%) Dutch Language
5 1 (4.55%) French Language
5 1 (4.55%) German Language
5 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Data Integration Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Data Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) UI Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Development Executive
5 2 (9.09%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
1 5 (22.73%) jQuery
2 3 (13.64%) LAMP
2 3 (13.64%) WCF
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (9.09%) CSS3
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) User Experience
2 4 (18.18%) Data Integration
3 2 (9.09%) EPoS
3 2 (9.09%) W3C
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) Business Development
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) B2C
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Informatica
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe