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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 94 109 76
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Permanent jobs citing E-business 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.51% 0.087% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.10% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £65,000 £100,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
801 990 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.32% 86.01% 74.23%
Number of salaries quoted 728 807 505
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Maidstone - 2 £65,000 -
E-business
South East

E-business
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (75.00%) ERP
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) Workflow
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 5 (62.50%) Cash Management
5 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) E-Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ERP
2 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 5 (62.50%) Cash Management
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle