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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 42 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 17 63 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.56% 10.14% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 11.73% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 53 25
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,900 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
401 537 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 84.07% 86.47% 83.98%
Number of salaries quoted 277 473 326
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 -18 14 £42,500 +18.05% 3
Birkenhead +3 1 £50,000 +11.11%
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (53.62%) PHP
2 34 (49.28%) MySQL
3 26 (37.68%) Magento
4 21 (30.43%) HTML
5 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
6 18 (26.09%) CSS
7 17 (24.64%) Zend
8 16 (23.19%) Web Development
9 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (18.84%) Retail
10 13 (18.84%) Unit Testing
11 11 (15.94%) Content Management
11 11 (15.94%) Project Management
12 10 (14.49%) Linux
12 10 (14.49%) OO
12 10 (14.49%) Apache
12 10 (14.49%) TDD
12 10 (14.49%) Symfony
12 10 (14.49%) OO PHP
12 10 (14.49%) jQuery
13 9 (13.04%) Ajax
13 9 (13.04%) Data Management
13 9 (13.04%) Finance
13 9 (13.04%) Java
14 8 (11.59%) SOAP
14 8 (11.59%) Web Design
14 8 (11.59%) REST
15 7 (10.14%) MVC
15 7 (10.14%) J2EE
15 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (14.49%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (49.28%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) PHPUnit
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (18.84%) Retail
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Back Office
3 4 (5.80%) Law
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Developer
2 17 (24.64%) PHP Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Web Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Strategy Manager
4 9 (13.04%) Data Manager
5 8 (11.59%) Architect
5 8 (11.59%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (11.59%) Magento Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 5 (7.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Information Security Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Account Manager
10 1 (1.45%) PHP Programmer
10 1 (1.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.45%) IT Security Specialist
10 1 (1.45%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) HTML
2 18 (26.09%) CSS
3 10 (14.49%) Symfony
3 10 (14.49%) jQuery
4 9 (13.04%) Ajax
5 8 (11.59%) SOAP
5 8 (11.59%) REST
6 7 (10.14%) J2EE
7 6 (8.70%) XML
8 5 (7.25%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (7.25%) CakePHP
8 5 (7.25%) Laravel
9 4 (5.80%) HTML5
10 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) EPoS
2 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Web Development
2 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.84%) Unit Testing
4 11 (15.94%) Content Management
4 11 (15.94%) Project Management
5 10 (14.49%) OO
5 10 (14.49%) TDD
5 10 (14.49%) OO PHP
6 9 (13.04%) Data Management
7 8 (11.59%) Web Design
8 7 (10.14%) MVC
8 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
9 6 (8.70%) ITIL
9 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.70%) UML
9 6 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.25%) OOP
10 5 (7.25%) OOD
10 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) PHP
2 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.04%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.80%) ISSAP
2 4 (5.80%) ISSMP
2 4 (5.80%) CISSP
2 4 (5.80%) CISM
2 4 (5.80%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Zend
2 1 (1.45%) Google
2 1 (1.45%) PayPal
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + neg.
Posted: 3 days ago