The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 68 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing E-business 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.51% 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
E-business
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
474 636 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 79.93% 82.81% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 389 531 383
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

E-business
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

E-business Salary Trend in Somerset

E-business
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Degree

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle