The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for B2B skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business-to-Business (B2B)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 49 85 73
Rank change year-on-year +36 -12  
Permanent jobs citing B2B 21 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.27% 0.37% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 0.40% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 11
Median salary £65,000 £25,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +154.90% -46.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

B2B is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 575 755 980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.56% 93.21% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 426 611 733
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £68,900 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

B2B
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing B2B as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for B2B in Bedfordshire

B2B
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing B2B in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for B2B in Bedfordshire

B2B
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +24 21 £65,000 +62.50% 1
B2B
East of England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing B2B also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 22 (88.00%) E-Commerce
1 22 (88.00%) B2C
1 22 (88.00%) hybris
2 19 (76.00%) JMS
2 19 (76.00%) Web Services
2 19 (76.00%) Content Management
3 18 (72.00%) JPA
3 18 (72.00%) Marketing
3 18 (72.00%) Java
3 18 (72.00%) EJB
3 18 (72.00%) JDBC
3 18 (72.00%) Servlets
4 14 (56.00%) SAP
4 14 (56.00%) SAP Hybris
5 13 (52.00%) CRM
6 11 (44.00%) Asset Management
7 10 (40.00%) Retail
7 10 (40.00%) Java EE
7 10 (40.00%) Pega
7 10 (40.00%) Unica
7 10 (40.00%) IBM
7 10 (40.00%) Silverpop
8 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (32.00%) Spring
9 8 (32.00%) Web Analytics
9 8 (32.00%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (32.00%) J2EE
9 8 (32.00%) Back Office
9 8 (32.00%) Web Design
9 8 (32.00%) Personalization

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 14 (56.00%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (40.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Silverpop
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 18 (72.00%) Marketing
2 10 (40.00%) Retail
3 8 (32.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Architect
2 13 (52.00%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Designer
4 5 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (16.00%) Hybris Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Sales Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) JMS
1 19 (76.00%) Web Services
2 18 (72.00%) EJB
2 18 (72.00%) JDBC
2 18 (72.00%) JPA
2 18 (72.00%) Servlets
3 10 (40.00%) Java EE
4 8 (32.00%) J2EE
4 8 (32.00%) Spring
5 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) B2C
1 22 (88.00%) E-Commerce
2 19 (76.00%) Content Management
3 13 (52.00%) CRM
4 11 (44.00%) Asset Management
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (32.00%) Analytics
6 8 (32.00%) Campaign Management
6 8 (32.00%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (32.00%) Personalization
6 8 (32.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (32.00%) Web Analytics
6 8 (32.00%) Web Design
7 7 (28.00%) Coaching
7 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (28.00%) Prototyping
7 7 (28.00%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (28.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) hybris
2 14 (56.00%) SAP
3 10 (40.00%) IBM
3 10 (40.00%) Pega
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (4.00%) Perforce
Luton, Bedfordshire
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