The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 14 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing EDI 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.22% - 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £35,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -20.45%
EDI
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.35% 16.87% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

EDI
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

EDI Salary Trend in the Midlands

EDI
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 12 (85.71%) Project Management
1 12 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) TRADACOMS
2 2 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (14.29%) Gentran
2 2 (14.29%) EDIFACT
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) HPUX
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Gentran
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) EDI Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) EDIFACT
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Project Management
1 12 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
1 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script