The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 106 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing EDI 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.092% - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
EDI
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
553 515 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.83% 46.35% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 502 452 217
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

EDI
Salary Trend in Kent

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

EDI Salary Trend in Kent

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (50.00%) Front Office
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (20.00%) AS400
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) RPG
3 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (20.00%) INSURE/90
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) RPG/400
3 2 (20.00%) RPG IV
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (10.00%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Head of Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) CGI
3 1 (10.00%) SGML
3 1 (10.00%) VRML
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Data Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) RPG/400
2 2 (20.00%) RPG IV
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) RPG
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM