The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 20 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 44 56 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.03% 8.83% 5.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.43% 9.88% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 24
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £28,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £41,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
E-Commerce
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
422 567 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.65% 89.43% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 324 499 353
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

E-Commerce Salary Trend in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

E-Commerce Salary Histogram in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 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
Liverpool +3 38 £45,000 +23.28% 3
Birkenhead - 1 £50,000 -
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce.

1 40 (50.63%) PHP
2 37 (46.84%) MySQL
3 32 (40.51%) Magento
4 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
4 26 (32.91%) HTML
5 25 (31.65%) CSS
6 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (22.78%) Unit Testing
6 18 (22.78%) Linux
7 17 (21.52%) Zend
7 17 (21.52%) Retail
8 16 (20.25%) TDD
8 16 (20.25%) OO
8 16 (20.25%) Apache
9 15 (18.99%) jQuery
9 15 (18.99%) OO PHP
10 14 (17.72%) REST
10 14 (17.72%) Ajax
10 14 (17.72%) SOAP
11 12 (15.19%) Project Management
12 11 (13.92%) Web Development
12 11 (13.92%) MVC
13 10 (12.66%) Finance
13 10 (12.66%) Java
14 9 (11.39%) OOP
14 9 (11.39%) Data Management
15 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
16 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
16 7 (8.86%) J2EE
16 7 (8.86%) Symfony

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (20.25%) Apache
2 2 (2.53%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (40.51%) Magento
2 2 (2.53%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (46.84%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Subversion
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (21.52%) Retail
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 5 (6.33%) Law
4 4 (5.06%) Back Office
5 2 (2.53%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (50.63%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) PHP Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Magento Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Strategy Manager
4 9 (11.39%) Web Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Data Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Architect
5 8 (10.13%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Information Security Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (6.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 5 (6.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (3.80%) UX Designer
7 3 (3.80%) Designer
8 2 (2.53%) Digital Account Manager
8 2 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) HTML
2 25 (31.65%) CSS
3 15 (18.99%) jQuery
4 14 (17.72%) SOAP
4 14 (17.72%) Ajax
4 14 (17.72%) REST
5 7 (8.86%) Symfony
5 7 (8.86%) J2EE
6 6 (7.59%) XML
7 5 (6.33%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (6.33%) CakePHP
7 5 (6.33%) Laravel
8 3 (3.80%) Web Services
9 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.53%) .NET
9 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) EPoS
1 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) User Experience
2 4 (5.06%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Linux
2 1 (1.27%) UNIX
2 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (22.78%) Unit Testing
2 16 (20.25%) TDD
2 16 (20.25%) OO
3 15 (18.99%) OO PHP
4 12 (15.19%) Project Management
5 11 (13.92%) MVC
5 11 (13.92%) Web Development
6 9 (11.39%) Data Management
6 9 (11.39%) OOP
7 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
8 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.59%) UML
9 6 (7.59%) ITIL
9 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.59%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.33%) Web Design
10 5 (6.33%) Information Security
10 5 (6.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.63%) PHP
2 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.66%) Java
4 3 (3.80%) SQL
5 2 (2.53%) C#
6 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (6.33%) CISSP
2 5 (6.33%) CISM
2 5 (6.33%) ISSAP
2 5 (6.33%) ISSMP
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) COBIT
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Zend
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle
2 1 (1.27%) Cisco
2 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.27%) Google
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago