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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 91 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing EDI 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.32% 0.37% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.11% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £60,000 £41,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.57% +38.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +3.89%
EDI
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
422 359 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.73% 32.79% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 328 300 335
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

EDI
Salary Trend in Essex

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

EDI Salary Trend in Essex

EDI
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EDI across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

EDI Salary Histogram in Essex

EDI
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 1 £45,000 -
Colchester - 1 £60,000 -
Loughton - 1 - -
EDI
East of England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (75.00%) CRM
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) COBOL
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) Line Management
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) AS400
5 2 (25.00%) PDM
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (25.00%) iSeries
5 2 (25.00%) RPG IV
5 2 (25.00%) ODBC
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) RPG
5 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (25.00%) OS/400
6 1 (12.50%) JDA
6 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Development Manager
2 4 (50.00%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior RPG Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) AS400
2 2 (25.00%) iSeries
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) OS/400
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) PDM
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) COBOL
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) RPG
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) JDA
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards