The first table below looks at the demand for B2C 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 B2C over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 174 187 184
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing B2C 18 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.42% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.55% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +54.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £35,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,250 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3806 3834 3315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.09% 76.65% 71.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3173 3209 2821
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
B2C
England

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing B2C across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

B2C
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing B2C across the West Midlands region.

B2C Salary Trend in the West Midlands

B2C
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing B2C across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

B2C Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

B2C
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 B2C within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -1 5 £85,000 +126.66%
Warwickshire - 3 £35,250 -
West Bromwich - 2 £41,250 -
Worcestershire -2 1 £33,500 -29.84%
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing B2C 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 B2C.

1 21 (56.76%) HTML
1 21 (56.76%) CSS
1 21 (56.76%) CRM
2 17 (45.95%) B2B
3 14 (37.84%) Scrum
3 14 (37.84%) Marketing
4 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle
5 12 (32.43%) REST
6 11 (29.73%) XML
6 11 (29.73%) JSON
6 11 (29.73%) Retail
7 10 (27.03%) Social Media
7 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (24.32%) Shell Script
8 9 (24.32%) SAX
8 9 (24.32%) Java
8 9 (24.32%) J2EE
8 9 (24.32%) SOAP
8 9 (24.32%) XSD
8 9 (24.32%) DOM
8 9 (24.32%) UNIX
8 9 (24.32%) Linux
8 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
8 9 (24.32%) RESTful
8 9 (24.32%) Apache Solr
8 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (24.32%) Grails
8 9 (24.32%) Groovy
8 9 (24.32%) Software Testing

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing B2C 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 B2C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
1 9 (24.32%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Drupal
2 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Magento
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (2.70%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.70%) Pivotal CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) NetBeans
1 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
1 5 (13.51%) Zend Studio
1 5 (13.51%) PhpStorm
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (37.84%) Marketing
2 11 (29.73%) Retail
3 5 (13.51%) Finance
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Web Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 9 (24.32%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (13.51%) PHP Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (13.51%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Business Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) HTML
1 21 (56.76%) CSS
2 12 (32.43%) REST
3 11 (29.73%) XML
3 11 (29.73%) JSON
4 9 (24.32%) SAX
4 9 (24.32%) J2EE
4 9 (24.32%) SOAP
4 9 (24.32%) XSD
4 9 (24.32%) DOM
4 9 (24.32%) RESTful
4 9 (24.32%) Grails
5 8 (21.62%) CSS3
5 8 (21.62%) HTML5
6 7 (18.92%) Ajax
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) LAMP
8 5 (13.51%) jQuery
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Social Media
2 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.11%) Smartphone
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) UNIX
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) CRM
2 17 (45.95%) B2B
3 14 (37.84%) Scrum
4 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
5 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
5 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) ERP
6 5 (13.51%) OO
6 5 (13.51%) Analytics
7 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.81%) Content Management
7 4 (10.81%) MVC
8 3 (8.11%) UML
8 3 (8.11%) Business Development
8 3 (8.11%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (5.41%) Android Development
9 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
9 2 (5.41%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (5.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 9 (24.32%) Shell Script
2 9 (24.32%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) Groovy
3 6 (16.22%) PHP
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) PHP5
5 3 (8.11%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) ABAP
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) SAP
3 5 (13.51%) Siebel
3 5 (13.51%) Zend
4 2 (5.41%) Sencha
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
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