The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2C 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
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 75 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing B2C 5 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.66% 1.15% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.39% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 9
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
B2C
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%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing B2C across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

B2C
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing B2C across the Southampton region.

B2C Salary Trend in Southampton

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing B2C 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 B2C.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) B2B
2 7 (87.50%) Retail
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) WinForms
4 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) Telerik
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) MVVM
4 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
4 5 (62.50%) Kendo UI
4 5 (62.50%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) hybris
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing B2C 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 B2C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) AWS Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
2 5 (62.50%) Kendo UI
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) B2B
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) MVVM
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Telerik
2 2 (25.00%) hybris