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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business-to-Business (B2B)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing B2B 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.31% 2.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 3.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Median salary £47,500 £30,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.73% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 120 149 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 79.47% 83.71% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 109 136 106
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) FTP
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) EAI
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) XSLT
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) MDX
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services

B2B
Co-occurring 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 8 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) EAI
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
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