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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 201 173 184
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs citing B2B 24 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.78% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.98% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -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
4961 4291 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.72% 79.46% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3565 3688
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 13 £67,500 +82.43% 2
Staffordshire +5 3 £35,500 +11.81%
Coventry -12 2 £50,000 -
Solihull +7 1 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Smethwick - 1 - -
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (55.32%) CRM
2 24 (51.06%) Marketing
3 16 (34.04%) B2C
4 15 (31.91%) Project Management
4 15 (31.91%) Finance
5 14 (29.79%) Web Design
5 14 (29.79%) Analytics
6 13 (27.66%) Customer Analytics
6 13 (27.66%) Customer Segmentation
6 13 (27.66%) Business Process Mapping
6 13 (27.66%) Project Planning
6 13 (27.66%) Supplier Management
6 13 (27.66%) Manufacturing
7 12 (25.53%) HTML
8 11 (23.40%) CSS
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
10 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
10 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
10 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
10 9 (19.15%) .NET
11 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.02%) HTML5
12 7 (14.89%) WCF
12 7 (14.89%) Scrum
12 7 (14.89%) C#
12 7 (14.89%) Windows
13 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
13 6 (12.77%) MCP
13 6 (12.77%) SQL
13 6 (12.77%) T-SQL

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.26%) WordPress
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) VoIP
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
1 2 (4.26%) OSPF
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (4.26%) PABX
1 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.13%) FTP
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 24 (51.06%) Marketing
2 15 (31.91%) Finance
3 13 (27.66%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Automotive
6 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Consultant
2 13 (27.66%) Management Consultant
3 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) CRM Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Account Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (4.26%) PPC Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Marketing Campaign Manager
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support
7 2 (4.26%) Designer
7 2 (4.26%) PPC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) CSS
3 9 (19.15%) .NET
3 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.02%) HTML5
5 7 (14.89%) WCF
6 6 (12.77%) WPF
6 6 (12.77%) jQuery
6 6 (12.77%) CSS3
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) iPhone
1 6 (12.77%) iPad
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Social Media
4 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.26%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.26%) Blog
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) BYOD
5 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.13%) Social Network
5 1 (2.13%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) CRM
2 16 (34.04%) B2C
3 15 (31.91%) Project Management
4 14 (29.79%) Web Design
4 14 (29.79%) Analytics
5 13 (27.66%) Customer Analytics
5 13 (27.66%) Customer Segmentation
5 13 (27.66%) Business Process Mapping
5 13 (27.66%) Supplier Management
5 13 (27.66%) Project Planning
6 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 5 (10.64%) Telemarketing
9 5 (10.64%) Business Development
9 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.64%) TDD
10 3 (6.38%) ITIL
10 3 (6.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.89%) C#
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.38%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) MCP
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
1 2 (4.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Nagios
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
1 1 (2.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Apple
3 4 (8.51%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.26%) Brocade
4 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco
4 2 (4.26%) F5
5 1 (2.13%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Siebel
Solihull
EE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 per annum + £5k car
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £18 - £20 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago