The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - 87 86
Permanent jobs citing B2B 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.59% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
B2B
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1078 844 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.56% 81.00% 73.23%
Number of salaries quoted 934 730 689
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

B2B
Salary Trend in Wales

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

B2B Salary Trend in Wales

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
1 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) CoffeeScript
1 4 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) Durandal
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) FCoE
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
1 4 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (42.86%) Durandal
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) CoffeeScript
1 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft