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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 75 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing B2C 7 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.91% 0.89% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.06% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 8
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
643 754 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.62% 83.87% 81.32%
Number of salaries quoted 488 661 618
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 £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 3 June 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) B2B
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) WinForms
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Telerik
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) MVVM
3 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) Kendo UI
3 5 (55.56%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) Photoshop

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Programmer
2 5 (55.56%) AWS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Hybris Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) WinForms
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
2 5 (55.56%) Kendo UI
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
1 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) B2B
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) MVVM
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Telerik
2 2 (22.22%) hybris
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter