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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 139 151 150
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing E-business 17 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.57% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.70% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
2628 3019 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.56% 81.64% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1978 1388
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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
Stirling - 7 £55,000 -
Glasgow +4 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Edinburgh +6 1 £45,000 +5.88%
E-business
UK

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (35.00%) Subversion
4 7 (35.00%) Spring
4 7 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) J2EE
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) OO
4 7 (35.00%) SOA
4 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) OOD
5 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (35.00%) Subversion
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (20.00%) ProC
4 1 (5.00%) Ant
4 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) J2EE
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
1 7 (35.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSLT
2 1 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) OO
1 7 (35.00%) SOA
1 7 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (30.00%) OOD
2 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) People Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Budget Control
6 1 (5.00%) V-Model
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle