The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 111 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs citing E-business 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.63% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
E-business
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1257 1117 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.80% 83.48% 81.18%
Number of salaries quoted 839 711 720
Average salary £42,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Edinburgh

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

E-business
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

E-business Salary Trend in Edinburgh

E-business
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Payroll
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (14.29%) Finance

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Payroll
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
General
1 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Support Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Functional Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle