The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 637 595 588
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -7
Permanent jobs citing E-business 264 319 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 220 236 241
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89386 92046 87078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 82.22% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72431 73738 71774
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

E-business
Salary Trend

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

E-business Salary Trend in the UK

E-business
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing E-business over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

E-business Salary Histogram in the UK

E-business
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the UK 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
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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
England -34 233 £55,000 +12.82% 12
London +25 102 £65,000 +23.80% 5
South East -2 70 £51,500 -14.87% 3
Hampshire +20 27 £48,000 -20.66%
Yorkshire +17 20 £35,000 -47.16% 2
West Yorkshire +14 20 £35,000 -47.16% 2
East of England +7 19 £44,250 +60.90%
Scotland +12 17 £50,000 +11.11%
Berkshire +11 15 £52,500 +90.90% 2
Portsmouth - 14 £40,000 -
Leeds - 14 £35,000 - 2
City of London +3 11 £67,500 +14.89%
Essex - 11 £50,000 -
Slough +19 10 £47,500 +72.72%
North West +7 9 £67,500 +141.07% 1
West Midlands -21 9 £42,500 +18.05%
Manchester +9 8 £67,500 +66.66%
Oxfordshire +14 7 £27,500 -50.00%
Hertfordshire +2 7 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 7 - -
Stirling - 7 £55,000 -
County Londonderry - 7 - -
Northern Ireland - 7 - -
Kent +24 6 £65,000 -35.00% 1
Glasgow +4 6 £50,000 -9.09%
M4 Corridor - 6 £57,500 -
Maidstone - 5 £65,000 - 1
Wigan - 4 - -
Reading -2 3 £52,500 - 2
Bristol -16 3 £50,000 +17.64%

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 281 (54.67%) Oracle
2 227 (44.16%) Finance
3 147 (28.60%) SQL
4 122 (23.74%) Oracle EBS R12
5 113 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (18.68%) Security Cleared
6 96 (18.68%) E-Commerce
7 90 (17.51%) Oracle Receivables
8 84 (16.34%) Oracle General Ledger
9 83 (16.15%) .NET
10 80 (15.56%) XML
11 79 (15.37%) ERP
12 78 (15.18%) Retail
13 77 (14.98%) Java
14 73 (14.20%) SOA
14 73 (14.20%) Oracle Payables
15 68 (13.23%) Oracle Fusion
16 66 (12.84%) SQL Server
17 65 (12.65%) Microsoft
17 65 (12.65%) Oracle Database
18 64 (12.45%) SC Cleared
19 63 (12.26%) C#
20 59 (11.48%) DV Cleared
21 55 (10.70%) Oracle Applications
21 55 (10.70%) Oracle Financials
21 55 (10.70%) B2B
22 52 (10.12%) QA
23 51 (9.92%) Degree
24 50 (9.73%) Scrum
25 49 (9.53%) CRM

E-business
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 37 (7.20%) WebLogic
2 30 (5.84%) CMS
3 26 (5.06%) Oracle Workflow
4 23 (4.47%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (1.75%) JBoss
6 9 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
6 9 (1.75%) Apache
7 7 (1.36%) TeamSite
7 7 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.17%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.78%) IIS
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.72%) MS Office
3 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.78%) MS Project
5 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 122 (23.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 90 (17.51%) Oracle Receivables
3 84 (16.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 73 (14.20%) Oracle Payables
5 55 (10.70%) Oracle Financials
5 55 (10.70%) Oracle Applications
6 44 (8.56%) Oracle EBS
7 33 (6.42%) Oracle Cash Management
8 30 (5.84%) Oracle Assets
9 25 (4.86%) Oracle HRMS
10 24 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
11 21 (4.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 15 (2.92%) Oracle ERP
13 12 (2.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 11 (2.14%) Oracle iProcurement
15 8 (1.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 8 (1.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 7 (1.36%) Magento
17 5 (0.97%) Oracle iRecruitment
17 5 (0.97%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.97%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.56%) LTE
2 7 (1.36%) Firewall
2 7 (1.36%) SNMP
3 5 (0.97%) LAN
3 5 (0.97%) WAN
3 5 (0.97%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.58%) NetScaler
5 3 (0.58%) Network Security
6 2 (0.39%) Internet
6 2 (0.39%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) SAN
7 1 (0.19%) VPN
7 1 (0.19%) DNS
7 1 (0.19%) Extranet
7 1 (0.19%) SSH
7 1 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 65 (12.65%) Oracle Database
3 34 (6.61%) Oracle Reports
4 33 (6.42%) Oracle Discoverer
5 18 (3.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.36%) MySQL
11 7 (1.36%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.58%) Big Data
15 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (9.34%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (4.09%) Visual Studio
2 21 (4.09%) Selenium
3 20 (3.89%) Subversion
4 16 (3.11%) SoapUI
5 11 (2.14%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.14%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.14%) Toad
6 9 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (1.75%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.75%) CruiseControl
6 9 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.17%) FitNesse
7 6 (1.17%) JIRA
8 5 (0.97%) ProC
9 4 (0.78%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.58%) Psake
10 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.58%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 227 (44.16%) Finance
2 78 (15.18%) Retail
3 31 (6.03%) Marketing
4 17 (3.31%) Banking
5 16 (3.11%) General Ledger
6 15 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.33%) Law
9 10 (1.95%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.36%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.78%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.58%) Legal
13 2 (0.39%) Front Office
13 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.39%) Local Government
13 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 2 (0.39%) Billing
13 2 (0.39%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.19%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 122 (23.74%) Analyst
2 84 (16.34%) Developer
3 73 (14.20%) Oracle Analyst
4 68 (13.23%) Architect
5 66 (12.84%) Consultant
6 57 (11.09%) Solutions Architect
7 51 (9.92%) Business Analyst
8 46 (8.95%) DBA
8 46 (8.95%) Oracle DBA
9 42 (8.17%) Oracle Consultant
10 35 (6.81%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 33 (6.42%) Systems Analyst
11 33 (6.42%) Oracle Architect
12 31 (6.03%) Support Analyst
13 30 (5.84%) Oracle Solutions Architect
14 28 (5.45%) E-Business Analyst
15 27 (5.25%) Java Developer
16 26 (5.06%) Oracle Support Analyst
17 22 (4.28%) Project Manager
18 21 (4.09%) Business Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (16.15%) .NET
2 80 (15.56%) XML
3 68 (13.23%) Oracle Fusion
4 45 (8.75%) Web Services
5 42 (8.17%) HTML
6 41 (7.98%) J2EE
6 41 (7.98%) ASP.NET
7 38 (7.39%) Middleware
8 29 (5.64%) SOAP
9 28 (5.45%) Spring
10 26 (5.06%) CSS
11 25 (4.86%) jQuery
12 22 (4.28%) Struts
13 19 (3.70%) .NET Framework
14 15 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (2.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 14 (2.72%) REST
16 13 (2.53%) WinForms
17 12 (2.33%) Ajax
17 12 (2.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.86%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (1.75%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.36%) iSeries
7 6 (1.17%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.97%) Open Source
8 5 (0.97%) Social Network
9 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.78%) User Experience
10 3 (0.58%) AS400
10 3 (0.58%) Replication
10 3 (0.58%) Wiki
10 3 (0.58%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.58%) GIS
10 3 (0.58%) EPoS
11 2 (0.39%) NHS
11 2 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 40 (7.78%) UNIX
2 35 (6.81%) Linux
3 32 (6.23%) Windows
4 30 (5.84%) HPUX
5 12 (2.33%) Solaris
5 12 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (2.14%) VMS
7 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (18.68%) E-Commerce
3 79 (15.37%) ERP
4 73 (14.20%) SOA
5 55 (10.70%) B2B
6 50 (9.73%) Scrum
7 49 (9.53%) CRM
8 39 (7.59%) Migration
9 38 (7.39%) TDD
9 38 (7.39%) System Testing
10 31 (6.03%) Load Balancing
10 31 (6.03%) Software Engineering
10 31 (6.03%) OO
11 30 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (5.84%) Business Analysis
12 29 (5.64%) UML
13 28 (5.45%) Project Management
14 27 (5.25%) Workflow
14 27 (5.25%) ITIL
15 26 (5.06%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (28.60%) SQL
2 77 (14.98%) Java
3 63 (12.26%) C#
4 49 (9.53%) JavaScript
5 41 (7.98%) PL/SQL
6 20 (3.89%) T-SQL
7 17 (3.31%) C++
8 16 (3.11%) Shell Script
9 12 (2.33%) VC++
10 11 (2.14%) PHP
11 7 (1.36%) C
12 4 (0.78%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.39%) C-shell
13 2 (0.39%) Korn
13 2 (0.39%) RPG
13 2 (0.39%) Python
14 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 96 (18.68%) Security Cleared
2 64 (12.45%) SC Cleared
3 59 (11.48%) DV Cleared
4 51 (9.92%) Degree
5 5 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.78%) ISEB
6 4 (0.78%) PMP
6 4 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.58%) CISA
7 3 (0.58%) CCNA
7 3 (0.58%) CISSP
7 3 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.58%) CRISC
8 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (10.12%) QA
2 11 (2.14%) SLA
3 7 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.78%) COBIT
6 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.58%) GAAP
6 3 (0.58%) BS7799
6 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 37 (7.20%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.97%) XenApp
4 3 (0.58%) IAG
5 1 (0.19%) KVM
5 1 (0.19%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 36 (7.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (2.14%) Control-M
3 8 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.97%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.78%) Puppet
6 3 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.39%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.19%) yum
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 281 (54.67%) Oracle
2 65 (12.65%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (2.72%) IBM
5 12 (2.33%) Hyperion
6 11 (2.14%) Intel
6 11 (2.14%) Fujitsu
7 9 (1.75%) Cisco
8 8 (1.56%) HP
8 8 (1.56%) Citrix
8 8 (1.56%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.56%) hybris
9 7 (1.36%) SAP
9 7 (1.36%) Siebel
10 6 (1.17%) EMC
10 6 (1.17%) PeopleSoft
10 6 (1.17%) BMC
10 6 (1.17%) CA
10 6 (1.17%) VMware
11 5 (0.97%) NetApp
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