The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 245 218 227
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Permanent jobs citing E-business 8 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.50% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.64% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 36 12
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -21.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,250 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5878 5789 5370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.22% 78.24% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4759 4778 4700
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
E-business
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing E-business across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

E-business Salary Histogram 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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 6 £31,500 -16.00%
Cheshire +6 1 - -
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
3 7 (41.18%) SOA
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) SAP
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) Siebel
5 5 (29.41%) webMethods
5 5 (29.41%) NHS
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (29.41%) Local Government
5 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
6 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (23.53%) Pega
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (23.53%) ILOG
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (23.53%) JBoss
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
6 4 (23.53%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
2 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (17.65%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (5.88%) Agresso
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Programme Manager
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
5 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 3 (17.65%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) NHS
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) SOA
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) BPEL
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) SAP
4 5 (29.41%) webMethods
4 5 (29.41%) Siebel
5 4 (23.53%) Pega
5 4 (23.53%) JBoss
5 4 (23.53%) ILOG
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
6 1 (5.88%) Informatica
6 1 (5.88%) VMware