The table below looks at the statistics for EDI 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 EDI over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 228 227 231
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing EDI 32 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.51% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 18
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3065 3523 3955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.85% 50.53% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2676 3128 3564
Average salary £37,500 £35,700 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.04% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EDI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

EDI Salary Trend in the North West

EDI
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EDI across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

EDI Salary Histogram in the North West

EDI
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 EDI within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
(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 +6 25 £39,500 -1.25%
Merseyside +8 5 £47,500 +35.71%
Lancashire - 2 £38,000 -
EDI
England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 50 (69.44%) SAP
2 33 (45.83%) Logistics
2 33 (45.83%) ABAP
3 30 (41.67%) SAP MM
4 26 (36.11%) CRM
5 20 (27.78%) SAP SD
6 19 (26.39%) Project Management
7 18 (25.00%) SAP CRM
8 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (22.22%) Data Migration
9 16 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 16 (22.22%) Retail
9 16 (22.22%) LSMW
9 16 (22.22%) Migration
10 14 (19.44%) SAP WM
11 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
11 13 (18.06%) Workflow
12 12 (16.67%) SAP XI
12 12 (16.67%) Billing
13 10 (13.89%) SAP Implementation
13 10 (13.89%) Manufacturing
13 10 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (13.89%) Business Objects
14 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.11%) SAP Retail
16 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (9.72%) Dynamics NAV
16 7 (9.72%) Dynamics CRM
16 7 (9.72%) SQL
16 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) Documentum
2 1 (1.39%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Office
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (41.67%) SAP MM
2 20 (27.78%) SAP SD
3 18 (25.00%) SAP CRM
4 14 (19.44%) SAP WM
5 8 (11.11%) SAP Retail
6 7 (9.72%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (9.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (9.72%) Magento
7 3 (4.17%) SAP HCM
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (1.39%) SAP BPC
9 1 (1.39%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
2 2 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
1 2 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.39%) BODI
5 1 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.39%) MS Access
5 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) LSMW
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
2 2 (2.78%) Maven
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 2 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 16 (22.22%) Retail
2 12 (16.67%) Billing
3 10 (13.89%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Back Office
6 1 (1.39%) Finance
6 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (55.56%) Consultant
1 40 (55.56%) SAP Consultant
2 17 (23.61%) SAP MM Consultant
3 16 (22.22%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 12 (16.67%) SAP Support
5 10 (13.89%) Junior
6 9 (12.50%) Support Consultant
6 9 (12.50%) SAP Support Consultant
7 8 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
7 8 (11.11%) Analyst
8 7 (9.72%) IT Manager
8 7 (9.72%) Junior Consultant
8 7 (9.72%) Technical Leader
8 7 (9.72%) Junior SAP Consultant
9 5 (6.94%) Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
10 4 (5.56%) SAP Support Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) SAP XI
2 4 (5.56%) EDIFACT
2 4 (5.56%) XML
3 3 (4.17%) HTML
3 3 (4.17%) Web Services
4 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.78%) .NET
4 2 (2.78%) J2EE
4 2 (2.78%) ADO
4 2 (2.78%) CSS
4 2 (2.78%) SOAP
4 2 (2.78%) XSLT
4 2 (2.78%) JMS
4 2 (2.78%) UDDI
4 2 (2.78%) WSDL
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.39%) Middleware
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.94%) FMCG
4 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) DataPower
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Logistics
2 26 (36.11%) CRM
3 19 (26.39%) Project Management
4 16 (22.22%) Migration
4 16 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 13 (18.06%) Workflow
6 10 (13.89%) SAP Implementation
7 7 (9.72%) Time Management
7 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.33%) ETL
9 5 (6.94%) ITIL
9 5 (6.94%) ERP
9 5 (6.94%) TOGAF
9 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.94%) Analytics
10 3 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
10 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.78%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) ABAP
2 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.17%) Java
4 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.78%) C
4 2 (2.78%) XQuery
4 2 (2.78%) XPath
5 1 (1.39%) VBA
5 1 (1.39%) Python
5 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.39%) VB
5 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.39%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 50 (69.44%) SAP
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.89%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (2.78%) Juniper
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.78%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.39%) Spiceworks
6 1 (1.39%) Tableau
6 1 (1.39%) Teradata
6 1 (1.39%) Axway
6 1 (1.39%) Aruba
6 1 (1.39%) Informatica
6 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (1.39%) Citrix
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.39%) IBM