The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 104 121 78
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -43
Permanent jobs citing EDI 23 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.06% 0.47% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 1.50% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 26
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+7.79% -16.30%
EDI
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
657 668 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.26% 31.17% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 565 618 479
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EDI across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

EDI
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

EDI Salary Trend in Birmingham

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing EDI 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 EDI.

1 24 (88.89%) ABAP
1 24 (88.89%) SAP
2 20 (74.07%) Logistics
3 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
4 10 (37.04%) SAP XI
4 10 (37.04%) SAP MM
4 10 (37.04%) SAP WM
5 9 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 9 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 4 (14.81%) LSMW
8 3 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (11.11%) SAP HCM
8 3 (11.11%) C
9 2 (7.41%) ITIL
9 2 (7.41%) ERP
9 2 (7.41%) ITIL V2
10 1 (3.70%) Document Management
10 1 (3.70%) SAP BSP
10 1 (3.70%) Marketing
10 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.70%) Degree
10 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
10 1 (3.70%) Progress
10 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing EDI 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 EDI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) SAP MM
1 10 (37.04%) SAP WM
2 3 (11.11%) SAP HCM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.70%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) LSMW
General
1 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) SAP Support
2 11 (40.74%) Consultant
2 11 (40.74%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Junior Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Junior
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Support Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Junior SAP Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) SAP Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SAP HCM Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BSP
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Logistics
2 9 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V2
6 1 (3.70%) Document Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) ABAP
2 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) SAP
2 9 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.70%) Progress
3 1 (3.70%) QAD