The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - 56 61
Permanent jobs citing B2B 0 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.69% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.83% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Average salary - £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
B2B
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
364 361 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 74.59% 82.99% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 284 291 378
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing B2B across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

B2B
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing B2B across the Suffolk region.

B2B Salary Trend in Suffolk

B2B
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (25.00%) Corona SDK
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Chief Technology Officer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) Corona SDK
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java