The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 119 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing E-business 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% - 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £70,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
E-business
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1447 1182 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.99% 78.02% 71.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1017 1012
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-business
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

E-business Salary Trend in Birmingham

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (25.00%) Retail

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) RavenDB
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft