The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 22 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 9 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.34% 3.52% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 4.79% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 9
Average salary £37,500 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
E-Commerce
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 146 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 85.21% 73.37% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 78 111 119
Average salary £40,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.19% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

E-Commerce
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

E-Commerce Salary Trend in the Midlands

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 10 (83.33%) Social Media
2 8 (66.67%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) SEO
3 6 (50.00%) Retail
3 6 (50.00%) CRM
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (41.67%) Flash
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
4 5 (41.67%) InDesign
4 5 (41.67%) Web Design
4 5 (41.67%) Content Management
4 5 (41.67%) Workflow
4 5 (41.67%) Advertising
4 5 (41.67%) CMS
4 5 (41.67%) Adobe
4 5 (41.67%) User Experience
4 5 (41.67%) Umbraco
4 5 (41.67%) WordPress
4 5 (41.67%) Magento
4 5 (41.67%) Statistics
4 5 (41.67%) Marketing
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Photography
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (41.67%) CMS
1 5 (41.67%) Umbraco
1 5 (41.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
1 5 (41.67%) InDesign
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Magento
2 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Architect
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) CRM Architect
2 2 (16.67%) CRM Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) Flash
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Social Media
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Statistics
2 5 (41.67%) Photography
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SEO
1 8 (66.67%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) Workflow
3 5 (41.67%) Web Design
3 5 (41.67%) Content Management
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) Pay per click
5 2 (16.67%) B2B
5 2 (16.67%) B2C
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe
2 3 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) SAP