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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 75 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing B2B 5 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.66% 1.50% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.81% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 9
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
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
620 719 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.26% 82.74% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 501 642 651
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 16 (57.14%) Retail
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) SOA
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (39.29%) HTML
4 11 (39.29%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
6 8 (28.57%) B2C
7 7 (25.00%) Middleware
7 7 (25.00%) ERP
7 7 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (21.43%) Subversion
8 6 (21.43%) Maven
8 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 6 (21.43%) Ant
8 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
9 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
9 5 (17.86%) CSS3
9 5 (17.86%) MVVM
9 5 (17.86%) RESTful
9 5 (17.86%) HTML5
9 5 (17.86%) Sass
9 5 (17.86%) Ember.js

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Ant
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
1 6 (21.43%) Maven
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) Grunt
3 3 (10.71%) JSUnit
3 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (57.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Architect
1 15 (53.57%) SOA Architect
2 13 (46.43%) Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Oracle Architect
3 12 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Programmer
4 5 (17.86%) AWS Developer
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Hybris Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SOA Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
1 11 (39.29%) CSS
1 11 (39.29%) jQuery
2 7 (25.00%) Middleware
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (17.86%) RESTful
3 5 (17.86%) HTML5
3 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
3 5 (17.86%) CSS3
3 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
3 5 (17.86%) Sass
3 5 (17.86%) Ember.js
3 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.86%) Kendo UI
3 5 (17.86%) WinForms
3 5 (17.86%) Ajax
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
3 5 (17.86%) JSON
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Kindle
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) SOA
2 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (28.57%) B2C
4 7 (25.00%) ERP
5 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 5 (17.86%) MVC
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.86%) TDD
6 5 (17.86%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) Analytics
6 5 (17.86%) MVVM
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Coaching
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Web Design
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Telerik
3 3 (10.71%) Google
4 2 (7.14%) hybris