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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 235 226 230
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing E-business 13 12 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.18% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.22% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 40
Average salary £67,500 £44,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.40% +12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
5743 5334 6320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.56% 82.23% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4924 4457 5446
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 January 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 -8 13 £67,500 +42.10%
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (73.08%) Oracle
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) C#
4 12 (46.15%) Web Services
4 12 (46.15%) SOA
5 11 (42.31%) Migration
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) ERP
5 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (42.31%) TOGAF
5 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
7 8 (30.77%) Data Architecture
8 7 (26.92%) Data Integration
9 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
9 6 (23.08%) XML
10 5 (19.23%) QA
10 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
11 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
11 4 (15.38%) Finance
12 3 (11.54%) Validation
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (11.54%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) QAComplete
1 2 (7.69%) ProC
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Architect
1 12 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (11.54%) Junior
2 3 (11.54%) Consultant
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Graduate
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Electronics Technician
3 2 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Tester
3 2 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
1 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 12 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) XSLT
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
4 3 (11.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) iSeries
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) SOA
2 11 (42.31%) Migration
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) ERP
2 11 (42.31%) TOGAF
3 8 (30.77%) Data Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
7 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Time Management
7 3 (11.54%) Line Management
8 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Cash Management
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) C
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Oracle
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) i-GRasp
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