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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 162 139 147
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing E-business 9 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.71% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 7
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,689
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +14.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
2978 2527 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.08% 81.70% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1651 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing E-business across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

E-business Salary Histogram 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 19 September 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
Edinburgh -14 1 £42,500 -34.61%
West Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
E-business
UK

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 27 (87.10%) Oracle
2 20 (64.52%) PL/SQL
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 20 (64.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (54.84%) Finance
4 13 (41.94%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (32.26%) J2EE
5 10 (32.26%) Java
5 10 (32.26%) Struts
5 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
5 10 (32.26%) MVC
5 10 (32.26%) Spring
6 9 (29.03%) Oracle HRMS
6 9 (29.03%) SOA
7 8 (25.81%) ITIL
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle Payroll
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (22.58%) Eclipse
8 7 (22.58%) Web Services
9 6 (19.35%) XML
9 6 (19.35%) XSLT
9 6 (19.35%) HTML
9 6 (19.35%) UML
9 6 (19.35%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (19.35%) OO
9 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
9 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (19.35%) jQuery
9 6 (19.35%) V-Model
9 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (29.03%) Oracle HRMS
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle Payroll
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Eclipse
2 5 (16.13%) Subversion
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Senior Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) Analyst
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 6 (19.35%) Functional Analyst
6 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle HR Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Payroll Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) J2EE
1 10 (32.26%) Struts
1 10 (32.26%) Spring
1 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
2 7 (22.58%) Web Services
3 6 (19.35%) XML
3 6 (19.35%) XSLT
3 6 (19.35%) jQuery
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) MVC
2 9 (29.03%) SOA
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) UML
4 6 (19.35%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (19.35%) OO
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) V-Model
4 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (16.13%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.23%) Cash Management
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) PL/SQL
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Java
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Oracle