Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for B2B skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited B2B over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business-to-Business (B2B)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 193 207
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 +20
Permanent jobs citing B2B 41 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.71% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.58% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 18
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £18,825 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £50,375 £59,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

B2B is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,399 4,822 5,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.97% 92.23% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,601 3,051 3,227
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -

B2B
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing B2B as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for B2B in Scotland

B2B
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for B2B in Scotland

B2B
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing B2B in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for B2B in Scotland

B2B
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -5 25 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Glasgow -25 12 £58,750 +80.77% 1
Aberdeen - 2 £33,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £47,500 -
B2B
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing B2B also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for B2B.

1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) B2C
3 12 (29.27%) User Stories
4 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
5 9 (21.95%) Product Management
5 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 8 (19.51%) Marketing
6 8 (19.51%) User Experience
7 7 (17.07%) Scrum
7 7 (17.07%) Analytics
8 6 (14.63%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (12.20%) A/B Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
9 5 (12.20%) HTML
9 5 (12.20%) CSS
9 5 (12.20%) SaaS
9 5 (12.20%) Market Research
9 5 (12.20%) Competitor Analysis
10 4 (9.76%) JIRA
10 4 (9.76%) Selenium
10 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
10 4 (9.76%) Degree
10 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
10 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (9.76%) CRM
10 4 (9.76%) SLA
10 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (9.76%) Finance
10 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi

B2B
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (4.88%) WordPress
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.88%) InDesign
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.88%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.88%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.44%) Broadband
2 1 (2.44%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) MS Access
3 1 (2.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
1 4 (9.76%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Protractor
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) Xdebug
General
1 8 (19.51%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Analyst
1 11 (26.83%) Business Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Product Owner
4 4 (9.76%) Chief Information Officer
4 4 (9.76%) CIO
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Tester
6 2 (4.88%) CRM Architect
6 2 (4.88%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Hybris Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Architect
6 2 (4.88%) SAP CRM Architect
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) CSS
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) Symfony
3 2 (4.88%) jQuery
3 2 (4.88%) LAMP
3 2 (4.88%) Laravel
3 2 (4.88%) Yii
4 1 (2.44%) REST
4 1 (2.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) User Experience
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Social Media
4 1 (2.44%) Fintech
4 1 (2.44%) FMCG
4 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) PMI
4 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) B2C
3 12 (29.27%) User Stories
4 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
5 9 (21.95%) Product Management
6 7 (17.07%) Analytics
6 7 (17.07%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (12.20%) A/B Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Competitor Analysis
8 5 (12.20%) Market Research
9 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.76%) Co-Design
9 4 (9.76%) CRM
9 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
10 3 (7.32%) B2B Sales
10 3 (7.32%) Front End Development
10 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.88%) Copywriting
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.32%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ACCA
2 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.44%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PMO
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe
1 3 (7.32%) hybris
1 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (7.32%) SAP
1 3 (7.32%) Zend
2 2 (4.88%) Facebook
2 2 (4.88%) Hootsuite
2 2 (4.88%) Pardot
2 2 (4.88%) Twitter
3 1 (2.44%) BT
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle