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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 120 127 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing EDI 24 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 0.46% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
607 653 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.61% 35.68% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 538 580 434
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016, 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 (77.42%) SAP
2 22 (70.97%) ABAP
3 20 (64.52%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (58.06%) Workflow
5 17 (54.84%) SAP Fiori
6 6 (19.35%) Logistics
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
7 5 (16.13%) Publishing
7 5 (16.13%) Migration
7 5 (16.13%) Retail
7 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.90%) LAN
8 4 (12.90%) WAN
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.90%) LSMW
8 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.68%) Billing
9 3 (9.68%) ERP
9 3 (9.68%) Windows
9 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.68%) Demand Management
9 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
10 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
10 2 (6.45%) iSeries

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.45%) JDE World
1 2 (6.45%) SAP CO
1 2 (6.45%) SAP FI
1 2 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (6.45%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
1 4 (12.90%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) LSMW
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
1 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.13%) Publishing
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Billing
4 2 (6.45%) Back Office
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Consultant
1 5 (16.13%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Logistics Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) SAP PS Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Governance Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SAP MM Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SAP PM Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SAP PP Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) DOM
3 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) LINQ
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) iSeries
2 2 (6.45%) LIMS
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.45%) OpenVMS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Workflow
2 6 (19.35%) Logistics
3 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.68%) Demand Management
5 3 (9.68%) ERP
5 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) B2B
6 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Control
7 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) ABAP
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) KiXtart
3 2 (6.45%) RPG
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Axway
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) Intel
3 2 (6.45%) JD Edwards
3 2 (6.45%) OpenText
4 1 (3.23%) Altova
4 1 (3.23%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.23%) NEC