The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 102 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing E-business 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.43% - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £60,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
E-business
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
991 1014 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.14% 82.31% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 870 885 480
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

E-business
Salary Trend in Kent

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

E-business Salary Trend in Kent

E-business
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 4 (80.00%) Cash Management
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Financials
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) E-Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Cash Management
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle