The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 69 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing B2B 23 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.52% 1.26% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 1.51% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
B2B
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
762 793 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.37% 83.30% 82.33%
Number of salaries quoted 598 686 593
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

B2B
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

B2B Salary Trend in Southampton

B2B
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

B2B Salary Histogram in Southampton

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 22 (61.11%) Oracle
1 22 (61.11%) SOA
1 22 (61.11%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (50.00%) Retail
3 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (36.11%) jQuery
4 13 (36.11%) HTML
4 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
4 13 (36.11%) CSS
4 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database
5 10 (27.78%) ERP
5 10 (27.78%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (27.78%) Middleware
5 10 (27.78%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (25.00%) Subversion
6 9 (25.00%) Maven
6 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (25.00%) Ant
6 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (22.22%) B2C
8 6 (16.67%) XML
8 6 (16.67%) OO
8 6 (16.67%) Ajax
8 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.67%) TDD
8 6 (16.67%) JSON
8 6 (16.67%) RESTful
8 6 (16.67%) HTML5

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Ant
1 9 (25.00%) Subversion
1 9 (25.00%) Maven
2 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Grunt
3 4 (11.11%) JSUnit
3 4 (11.11%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Architect
1 19 (52.78%) SOA Architect
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle Architect
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 13 (36.11%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) AWS Developer
5 4 (11.11%) SOA Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) ERP Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) HTML
1 13 (36.11%) CSS
1 13 (36.11%) jQuery
2 10 (27.78%) Middleware
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (16.67%) RESTful
3 6 (16.67%) HTML5
3 6 (16.67%) CSS3
3 6 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 6 (16.67%) Sass
3 6 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (16.67%) Ajax
3 6 (16.67%) XML
3 6 (16.67%) JSON
4 5 (13.89%) .NET
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.89%) WinForms
4 5 (13.89%) Kendo UI
4 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Graphic Design
1 2 (5.56%) Kindle
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) SOA
2 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (27.78%) ERP
4 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (22.22%) B2C
6 6 (16.67%) OO
6 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (13.89%) MVC
7 5 (13.89%) Analytics
7 5 (13.89%) MVVM
8 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) Coaching
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.56%) Web Design
9 2 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
2 5 (13.89%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Telerik
3 3 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter