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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 72 67 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing B2B 14 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.78% 2.20% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 2.65% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 7
Average salary £35,000 £47,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.53% +34.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
657 755 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.38% 83.15% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 501 659 612
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 20 (58.82%) Retail
2 19 (55.88%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 19 (55.88%) SOA
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 13 (38.24%) HTML
4 13 (38.24%) CSS
4 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (38.24%) jQuery
4 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
5 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (26.47%) B2C
7 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (20.59%) Middleware
8 7 (20.59%) ERP
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) TDD
9 6 (17.65%) Subversion
9 6 (17.65%) Maven
9 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
9 6 (17.65%) JSON
9 6 (17.65%) Ajax
9 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
9 6 (17.65%) Ant
9 6 (17.65%) XML
9 6 (17.65%) OO
9 6 (17.65%) RESTful
9 6 (17.65%) HTML5

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Subversion
1 6 (17.65%) Maven
1 6 (17.65%) Ant
1 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 6 (17.65%) Grunt
2 4 (11.76%) JSUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Jasmine
General
1 20 (58.82%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) SOA Architect
1 19 (55.88%) Architect
2 16 (47.06%) Oracle Architect
2 16 (47.06%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 15 (44.12%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) AWS Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) HTML
1 13 (38.24%) CSS
1 13 (38.24%) jQuery
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (20.59%) Middleware
3 6 (17.65%) JSON
3 6 (17.65%) Ajax
3 6 (17.65%) XML
3 6 (17.65%) RESTful
3 6 (17.65%) HTML5
3 6 (17.65%) Backbone.js
3 6 (17.65%) CSS3
3 6 (17.65%) Sass
3 6 (17.65%) Ember.js
3 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 5 (14.71%) Kendo UI
4 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
4 5 (14.71%) .NET
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (14.71%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Graphic Design
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
1 2 (5.88%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) SOA
2 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (26.47%) B2C
4 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (20.59%) ERP
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.65%) TDD
6 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 6 (17.65%) OO
7 5 (14.71%) Analytics
7 5 (14.71%) MVVM
7 5 (14.71%) MVC
8 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.76%) Coaching
9 2 (5.88%) Web Design
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Mobile Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
2 5 (14.71%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Telerik
3 3 (8.82%) Google
4 2 (5.88%) hybris
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter