The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 65 71
Permanent jobs citing B2B 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.62% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.68% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.49%  
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 383 439 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.30% 90.14% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 353 385 432
Median salary £37,062 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.34% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,158
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £57,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

B2B
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

B2B
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for B2B in Tyne and Wear

B2B
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for B2B.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Sphinx
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) B2B Sales

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Recruitment Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) Sphinx
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) B2B Sales
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend