The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 152 149 157
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing E-business 15 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.66% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.78% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 4
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
E-business
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2777 3191 2618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.57% 83.97% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1751 2147 1687
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

E-business
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

E-business Salary Trend in Scotland

E-business
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Glasgow +15 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Stirling -8 3 £46,250 +2.77%
Edinburgh +10 2 £43,250 -
E-business
UK

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 26 (78.79%) Finance
2 22 (66.67%) Oracle
3 21 (63.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (45.45%) SQL
5 14 (42.42%) PL/SQL
5 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (42.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 14 (42.42%) Oracle Payables
5 14 (42.42%) Oracle Receivables
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle Cash Management
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle iProcurement
6 13 (39.39%) Problem Management
6 13 (39.39%) ITIL
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle Forms
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle Workflow
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (39.39%) Workflow
6 13 (39.39%) Incident Management
7 12 (36.36%) ProC
8 6 (18.18%) Mainframe
9 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
9 4 (12.12%) Web Services
9 4 (12.12%) OOD
9 4 (12.12%) SOA
9 4 (12.12%) Java
9 4 (12.12%) J2EE
9 4 (12.12%) Subversion

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (39.39%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle General Ledger
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (39.39%) Oracle Cash Management
3 13 (39.39%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (39.39%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle Reports
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (36.36%) ProC
3 4 (12.12%) Subversion
3 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (78.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (12.12%) Developer
1 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
1 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
1 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (6.06%) Security Specialist
3 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) J2EE
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
1 4 (12.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (39.39%) Workflow
2 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Incident Management
2 13 (39.39%) Problem Management
3 4 (12.12%) Performance Management
3 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.12%) SDLC
3 4 (12.12%) OOD
3 4 (12.12%) SOA
3 4 (12.12%) OO
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) People Management
4 3 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.06%) Budget Control
6 1 (3.03%) Use Case
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Symantec
2 2 (6.06%) McAfee
2 2 (6.06%) Varonis
3 1 (3.03%) Pegasus