The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 17 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing E-business 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 6.09% - 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £55,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
E-business
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 91.30% 92.31% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 88
Average salary £48,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

E-business
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

E-business Salary Trend in Stirling

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) V-Model
5 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Maven
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) V-Model
4 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle