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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 240 224 214
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing E-business 11 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.19% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.24% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 35
Average salary £67,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.52% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
E-business
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5727 5529 6065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.10% 82.86% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4754 4573 5059
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

E-business
Salary Trend in the North West

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

E-business Salary Trend in the North West

E-business
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Manchester 0 10 £67,500 +66.66% 1
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
E-business
England

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing E-business 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-business.

1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (58.33%) C#
4 12 (50.00%) Web Services
5 11 (45.83%) Migration
5 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) TOGAF
5 11 (45.83%) SOA
5 11 (45.83%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (45.83%) ERP
5 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
7 8 (33.33%) Data Architecture
8 7 (29.17%) XML
8 7 (29.17%) Data Integration
9 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (25.00%) QA
9 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
11 4 (16.67%) MS Office
11 4 (16.67%) XSLT
11 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Time Management

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing E-business 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-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) QAComplete
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
1 12 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Electronics Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
1 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 12 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (29.17%) XML
4 4 (16.67%) XSLT
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.17%) iSeries
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ERP
1 11 (45.83%) SOA
1 11 (45.83%) Migration
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) TOGAF
2 8 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (16.67%) Line Management
5 4 (16.67%) Time Management
6 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Management
7 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Business Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) C
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
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