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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 99 102 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing E-business 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.069% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.39% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -37.03%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
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
1293 1279 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.93% 85.61% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 825 843 652
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Pegasus
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Pegasus