The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 23 25 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 5 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.52% 7.48% 12.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 8.87% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 14
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
E-Commerce
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 124 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 85.21% 84.35% 70.77%
Number of salaries quoted 110 108 83
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

E-Commerce
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

E-Commerce Salary Trend in Colchester

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce.

1 17 (62.96%) Java
1 17 (62.96%) JBoss
1 17 (62.96%) Web Analytics
1 17 (62.96%) Analytics
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) webMethods
4 13 (48.15%) Validation
4 13 (48.15%) IIS
4 13 (48.15%) SOA
4 13 (48.15%) Software AG
4 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
5 12 (44.44%) Degree
6 11 (40.74%) Google Analytics
6 11 (40.74%) Google
7 10 (37.04%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Retail
8 6 (22.22%) Marketing
8 6 (22.22%) Social Media
9 5 (18.52%) Web Development
9 5 (18.52%) Project Management
9 5 (18.52%) CSS
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) Pay per click
10 4 (14.81%) Magento
10 4 (14.81%) User Experience
11 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (62.96%) JBoss
2 13 (48.15%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Google Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) Magento
3 1 (3.70%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
1 3 (11.11%) Ant
1 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.41%) Rational Rose
2 2 (7.41%) JMeter
2 2 (7.41%) NUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Cactus
2 2 (7.41%) ArgoUML
2 2 (7.41%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
2 2 (7.41%) FitNesse
2 2 (7.41%) DbUnit
2 2 (7.41%) JProfiler
2 2 (7.41%) Redmine
2 2 (7.41%) Hudson
2 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.70%) Gradle
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 6 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Support Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Applications Support
2 13 (48.15%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Manager
4 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Email Marketing Executive
7 1 (3.70%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) CSS3
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (7.41%) Swing
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.41%) Java EE
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) JMS
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Social Media
3 4 (14.81%) User Experience
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.41%) Graphic Design
5 2 (7.41%) Ergonomics
6 1 (3.70%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Web Analytics
1 17 (62.96%) Analytics
2 13 (48.15%) Validation
2 13 (48.15%) SOA
2 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Pay per click
5 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Web Design
6 2 (7.41%) Email Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) Use Case
6 2 (7.41%) Load Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (7.41%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) webMethods
1 13 (48.15%) Software AG
2 11 (40.74%) Google
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Sage