The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business-to-Business (B2B)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 27 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing B2B 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.48% - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £47,500 - £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 119 130 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 88.15% 86.09% 86.25%
Number of salaries quoted 102 113 95
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

B2B
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

B2B
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for B2B in Chester

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Chester region with a requirement for B2B.

1 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) EAI
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Zend
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) FuelPHP
3 1 (20.00%) Hootsuite
3 1 (20.00%) B2B Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) B2B Sales

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Military
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Communications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) FuelPHP
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blog
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) EAI
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) B2B Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) B2B Sales
2 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Generation
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Hootsuite
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) Zend
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