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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 187 173 169
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing B2B 23 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.70% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 23
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
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
4249 3989 3896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.64% 81.11% 77.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3547 3308 3259
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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
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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 -3 16 £40,000 +28.00% 5
Warwickshire -11 4 £64,500 +106.40% 3
Solihull +6 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Staffordshire -3 1 £30,000 +5.26% 1
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 20 (39.22%) Marketing
2 19 (37.25%) CRM
3 15 (29.41%) HTML
4 13 (25.49%) Finance
4 13 (25.49%) .NET
4 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
5 12 (23.53%) SQL
6 11 (21.57%) CSS
7 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
7 10 (19.61%) Windows
7 10 (19.61%) B2C
7 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (19.61%) Scrum
7 10 (19.61%) Project Management
7 10 (19.61%) HTML5
8 9 (17.65%) iPad
8 9 (17.65%) iPhone
8 9 (17.65%) WCF
8 9 (17.65%) WPF
8 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 9 (17.65%) Apple
8 9 (17.65%) MCP
8 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 9 (17.65%) C#
9 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (15.69%) Retail
9 8 (15.69%) Windows 8
10 6 (11.76%) Supplier Management
10 6 (11.76%) T-SQL

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.96%) SAS
1 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.96%) Drupal
1 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) VoIP
2 3 (5.88%) WAN
2 3 (5.88%) OSPF
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.88%) PABX
2 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.92%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (3.92%) LAN
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.96%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.96%) DataStage
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.96%) BODI
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
1 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (39.22%) Marketing
2 13 (25.49%) Finance
3 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 8 (15.69%) Retail
5 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.88%) Automotive
7 2 (3.92%) Legal
8 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Management Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Telemarketing Executive
7 2 (3.92%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) HTML
2 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.57%) CSS
4 10 (19.61%) HTML5
5 9 (17.65%) WCF
5 9 (17.65%) WPF
6 5 (9.80%) jQuery
6 5 (9.80%) CSS3
7 2 (3.92%) XML
7 2 (3.92%) Middleware
8 1 (1.96%) XSD
8 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) iPhone
1 9 (17.65%) iPad
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.92%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.92%) BYOD
5 2 (3.92%) Social Network
6 1 (1.96%) Blog
6 1 (1.96%) FMCG
6 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.96%) Open Source
6 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.96%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) AIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) CRM
2 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
2 10 (19.61%) B2C
2 10 (19.61%) Project Management
2 10 (19.61%) Scrum
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.76%) Supplier Management
3 6 (11.76%) Analytics
3 6 (11.76%) Customer Segmentation
4 5 (9.80%) Customer Analytics
4 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
4 5 (9.80%) Business Process Mapping
4 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
4 5 (9.80%) Business Development
4 5 (9.80%) Web Design
4 5 (9.80%) MVC
5 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.84%) TDD
5 4 (7.84%) Telemarketing
5 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) C#
2 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.84%) VB
5 3 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) MCP
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) CCNP
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
1 1 (1.96%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Apple
3 4 (7.84%) Citrix
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) webMethods
4 3 (5.88%) Brocade
4 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
4 3 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (3.92%) Mitel
5 2 (3.92%) Avaya
5 2 (3.92%) Software AG
5 2 (3.92%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.96%) Cognos
6 1 (1.96%) Siebel
6 1 (1.96%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.96%) Informatica
6 1 (1.96%) Ab Initio
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