The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 203 187 189
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing B2C 5 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.093% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.43% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 7
Average salary £47,250 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.16% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £85,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
B2C
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
4119 4216 3578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.68% 77.37% 74.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 3572 3020
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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 0 5 £47,250 -39.03% 2
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (68.75%) Retail
2 10 (62.50%) B2B
3 9 (56.25%) CRM
4 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Social Media
5 5 (31.25%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Demand Forecasting
6 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Smart Meter
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) ERP
6 4 (25.00%) ISEB
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (25.00%) Billing
7 3 (18.75%) Content Management
8 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 2 (12.50%) SAX
8 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
8 2 (12.50%) XHTML
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) J2EE

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (68.75%) Retail
2 6 (37.50%) Marketing
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Billing
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) Legal
5 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) SAX
2 2 (12.50%) XHTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) XSD
2 2 (12.50%) DOM
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) Grails
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Social Media
2 4 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) RIA
4 1 (6.25%) FMCG
4 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) B2B
2 9 (56.25%) CRM
3 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) ERP
5 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (18.75%) Content Management
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Business Development
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (6.25%) Customer Insight
8 1 (6.25%) Marketing Strategy
8 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
1 2 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
1 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
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