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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 93 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing EDI 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 0.26% 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.61% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +84.21%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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
503 495 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.36% 42.75% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 437 456 416
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 5 (71.43%) HTTP
3 5 (71.43%) CGI
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) SGML
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) VRML
3 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (71.43%) Project Planning
3 5 (71.43%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) ReSharper
3 5 (71.43%) WCF

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SMTP
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) ReSharper
1 5 (71.43%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Head of IT
1 2 (28.57%) Head of Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) CGI
1 5 (71.43%) SGML
1 5 (71.43%) VRML
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) WCF
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
1 5 (71.43%) CSS3
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
1 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) SCADA
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Project Planning
1 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (71.43%) Data Privacy
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 5 (71.43%) TypeScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Wonderware
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore