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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank - 250 237
Permanent jobs citing E-business 0 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 10
Average salary - £67,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +67.70%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
4883 5915 5550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.62% 85.65% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4045 4979 4613
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (75.00%) Hyperion
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) CIMA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ACCA
1 1 (12.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) SAP