The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 182 174 167
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing E-business 11 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.13% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.17% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 28
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% +30.13%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3461 3006 3458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.96% 79.86% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2967 2567 3100
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

E-business
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

E-business Salary Trend in Manchester

E-business
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing E-business across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

E-business Salary Histogram in Manchester

E-business
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Wigan - 1 - -
E-business
North West

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) ERP
3 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
3 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
4 5 (26.32%) XML
4 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 4 (21.05%) QA
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Validation
6 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
7 2 (10.53%) MS Excel

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) QAComplete
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Architect
1 7 (36.84%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) XSLT
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.26%) iSeries
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Solaris
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ERP
1 6 (31.58%) SOA
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
2 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
2 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Validation
3 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Ariba
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) i-GRasp