The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business 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 Business (eBusiness)
Rank - - 59
Permanent jobs citing E-business 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +14.44%
E-business
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
400 414 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.14% 83.47% 79.34%
Number of salaries quoted 329 335 370
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

E-business
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

E-business Salary Trend in Lancashire

E-business
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle