The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 52 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing EDI 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.08% 1.03% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.49% 1.69% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
EDI
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 355 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.51% 60.68% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 180 330 269
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EDI across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

EDI
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

EDI Salary Trend in Merseyside

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (71.43%) ETL
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
1 5 (71.43%) FMCG
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) ABAP
3 2 (28.57%) SAP SD
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) Billing
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) SAP CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) BODI
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Teradata
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BPC
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BW

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP SD
1 2 (28.57%) SAP CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) BODI
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SAP SD Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) FMCG
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) ABAP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (14.29%) Aruba
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects