The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank - - 93
Permanent jobs citing E-business 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
E-business
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
902 773 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.89% 83.21% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 743 705 700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing E-business across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-business
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing E-business across the Bedfordshire region.

E-business Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

E-business
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited E-business.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited E-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript