The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 190 182 176
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing B2B 23 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.58% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 18
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
B2B
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4349 4145 3918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.45% 80.77% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3469 3293
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

B2B
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

B2B Salary Trend in the West Midlands

B2B
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2B across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

B2B Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

B2B
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -10 12 £65,000 +79.31% 1
Warwickshire -10 4 £65,000 +92.59%
Staffordshire +7 3 £30,000 +5.26% 2
Solihull +1 2 £25,000 -54.54%
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (45.65%) Marketing
2 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) CRM
3 13 (28.26%) Project Management
4 11 (23.91%) B2C
4 11 (23.91%) HTML
5 10 (21.74%) CSS
6 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
6 9 (19.57%) Analytics
7 8 (17.39%) Customer Analytics
7 8 (17.39%) Customer Segmentation
7 8 (17.39%) Business Process Mapping
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 8 (17.39%) .NET
7 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 8 (17.39%) Manufacturing
7 8 (17.39%) Web Design
7 8 (17.39%) Project Planning
7 8 (17.39%) Supplier Management
8 6 (13.04%) MVC
8 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.04%) Retail
8 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.87%) HTML5
9 5 (10.87%) Digital Media
9 5 (10.87%) Citrix
9 5 (10.87%) VB
9 5 (10.87%) SQL Server

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.17%) Drupal
2 1 (2.17%) WordPress
2 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) VoIP
2 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
2 3 (6.52%) PABX
2 3 (6.52%) OSPF
2 3 (6.52%) WAN
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.17%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.17%) DataStage
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) BODI
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (45.65%) Marketing
2 16 (34.78%) Finance
3 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
4 8 (17.39%) Manufacturing
5 6 (13.04%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Automotive
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Consultant
3 8 (17.39%) Management Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) PPC Manager
8 2 (4.35%) PPC Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) PPC Specialist
8 2 (4.35%) PPC Executive
8 2 (4.35%) Campaign Manager
8 2 (4.35%) IT Support
8 2 (4.35%) Marketing Campaign Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) HTML
2 10 (21.74%) CSS
3 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 8 (17.39%) .NET
4 5 (10.87%) HTML5
5 4 (8.70%) WCF
6 3 (6.52%) WPF
6 3 (6.52%) jQuery
6 3 (6.52%) CSS3
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.52%) iPhone
3 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.52%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) Social Media
4 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.35%) Blog
5 1 (2.17%) Social Network
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.17%) BYOD
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) CRM
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
3 11 (23.91%) B2C
4 9 (19.57%) Analytics
5 8 (17.39%) Customer Analytics
5 8 (17.39%) Customer Segmentation
5 8 (17.39%) Business Process Mapping
5 8 (17.39%) Web Design
5 8 (17.39%) Project Planning
5 8 (17.39%) Supplier Management
6 6 (13.04%) MVC
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) Business Development
8 4 (8.70%) Telemarketing
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.52%) Network Management
9 3 (6.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.87%) VB
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) C#
4 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.17%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.52%) CCNP
1 3 (6.52%) MCP
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
1 1 (2.17%) Cacti
1 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Citrix
3 3 (6.52%) F5
3 3 (6.52%) Apple
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) Fortinet
3 3 (6.52%) Brocade
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) Zend
5 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.17%) webMethods
5 1 (2.17%) Avaya
5 1 (2.17%) Informatica
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.17%) Siebel
5 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.17%) Mitel
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £18000 per annum + 100l OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Flex working, Health
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Comp Bens package
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Comp Benefits
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