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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - 79 88
Permanent jobs citing B2B 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.95% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.14% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £27,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
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
559 702 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.96% 83.08% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 499 623 650
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) B2C
2 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) MVVM
3 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 5 (50.00%) Kendo UI
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Telerik
3 5 (50.00%) WinForms
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Grunt
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JSUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Programmer
2 5 (50.00%) AWS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Hybris Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SOA Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) WinForms
2 5 (50.00%) Kendo UI
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (20.00%) Sass
3 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) B2C
2 5 (50.00%) MVVM
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Telerik
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) hybris
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle