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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 627 557 523
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -34
Permanent jobs citing E-business 284 341 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.39% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 227 272 364
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

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
93593 86753 92892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.19% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74739 71234 78546
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend

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 22 September 2014 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 22 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
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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 -25 264 £55,000 +10.00% 23
London +16 135 £55,000 +4.76% 7
South East -26 63 £48,000 -4.00% 6
Hampshire -7 25 £48,000 +6.66%
North West -16 17 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Portsmouth - 17 £48,000 -
East of England -1 15 £45,500 +13.75%
City of London -7 15 £52,500 +5.00%
Oxfordshire +19 12 £42,500 -
Surrey -15 11 £65,000 +69.93% 1
Hertfordshire -4 9 £100,000 +25.00%
West Midlands -9 9 £58,750 +30.55% 1
East Midlands -16 9 £40,000 -6.97% 1
Scotland -28 9 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Manchester -9 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire -53 8 £70,000 +93.10% 1
Leicester +8 6 £57,500 +33.72%
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £28,000 -6.66%
Leicestershire +1 6 £57,500 +33.72%
Birmingham +1 6 £80,000 +77.77%
West Yorkshire -39 6 £80,000 +18.51%
Oxford +10 5 £42,500 -
Peterborough +8 5 £28,000 -6.66%
Northern Ireland -4 5 - -
Berkshire -27 5 £24,000 -57.52% 2
Watford - 5 £100,000 -
County Londonderry - 5 - -
Leeds - 5 £80,000 -
Southampton -7 4 - -
Cheshire -10 4 £60,000 +23.07% 1

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 303 (48.33%) Oracle
2 238 (37.96%) Finance
3 221 (35.25%) SQL
4 185 (29.51%) XML
5 171 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 163 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
7 138 (22.01%) Retail
8 118 (18.82%) JavaScript
9 108 (17.22%) Web Services
10 107 (17.07%) Java
10 107 (17.07%) Oracle EBS R12
11 104 (16.59%) HTML
12 101 (16.11%) Scrum
13 95 (15.15%) CSS
14 92 (14.67%) .NET
15 91 (14.51%) SQL Server
16 87 (13.88%) B2B
17 78 (12.44%) SOA
17 78 (12.44%) QA
18 74 (11.80%) Security Cleared
19 71 (11.32%) OO
19 71 (11.32%) TDD
20 69 (11.00%) ITIL
21 67 (10.69%) Oracle Database
22 65 (10.37%) Degree
23 64 (10.21%) Business Analysis
24 62 (9.89%) Marketing
24 62 (9.89%) Linux
24 62 (9.89%) Microsoft
25 61 (9.73%) Apache

E-business
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 61 (9.73%) Apache
2 58 (9.25%) CMS
3 33 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 27 (4.31%) IIS
5 18 (2.87%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.55%) Drupal
7 14 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (1.28%) TeamSite
9 8 (1.28%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.12%) WordPress
11 6 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.64%) Oracle Spatial
14 3 (0.48%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
15 2 (0.32%) Mule
Applications
1 27 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.55%) MS Office
3 12 (1.91%) MS Project
4 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 107 (17.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 51 (8.13%) Oracle Applications
3 44 (7.02%) Oracle General Ledger
4 42 (6.70%) Oracle Payables
4 42 (6.70%) Oracle Receivables
5 40 (6.38%) Oracle Financials
6 35 (5.58%) Oracle Assets
7 33 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
8 32 (5.10%) Oracle EBS
9 31 (4.94%) Oracle Cash Management
10 22 (3.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 21 (3.35%) Oracle iProcurement
12 17 (2.71%) Oracle HRMS
12 17 (2.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 14 (2.23%) Magento
14 12 (1.91%) Oracle Payroll
15 11 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
15 11 (1.75%) Oracle CRM
15 11 (1.75%) Oracle SCM
16 8 (1.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.19%) SaaS
2 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.48%) Taleo
4 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) Responsys
5 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.22%) SNMP
2 18 (2.87%) SSL
3 17 (2.71%) DNS
4 15 (2.39%) Firewall
5 12 (1.91%) Internet
6 9 (1.44%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.44%) NetScaler
7 7 (1.12%) HTTP
8 5 (0.80%) Ethernet
8 5 (0.80%) LAN
8 5 (0.80%) WAN
8 5 (0.80%) Network Security
9 4 (0.64%) Intranet
10 3 (0.48%) FTP
10 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.48%) Extranet
10 3 (0.48%) LTE
11 2 (0.32%) Wireless
11 2 (0.32%) LDAP
11 2 (0.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 67 (10.69%) Oracle Database
3 38 (6.06%) MySQL
4 26 (4.15%) Oracle Discoverer
5 25 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 18 (2.87%) Oracle BI EE
8 18 (2.87%) SQL Server 2000
8 18 (2.87%) DB2
9 17 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (2.23%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 10 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
13 10 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.96%) Essbase
16 5 (0.80%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 38 (6.06%) Selenium
2 37 (5.90%) SoapUI
3 31 (4.94%) Eclipse
4 25 (3.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 23 (3.67%) Visual Studio
6 19 (3.03%) Subversion
7 18 (2.87%) FitNesse
7 18 (2.87%) JIRA
8 16 (2.55%) Bitbucket
8 16 (2.55%) Mockito
8 16 (2.55%) JUnit
9 14 (2.23%) Git (software)
10 12 (1.91%) NUnit
11 9 (1.44%) CruiseControl
11 9 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (1.44%) ProC
11 9 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (1.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 5 (0.80%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 238 (37.96%) Finance
2 138 (22.01%) Retail
3 62 (9.89%) Marketing
4 33 (5.26%) Advertising
5 30 (4.78%) Banking
5 30 (4.78%) General Ledger
6 17 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.39%) Legal
8 13 (2.07%) Billing
9 11 (1.75%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.75%) Back Office
10 9 (1.44%) French Language
11 6 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.96%) Japanese Language
11 6 (0.96%) Spanish Language
11 6 (0.96%) Mandarin Language
12 5 (0.80%) Games
12 5 (0.80%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.64%) Law
13 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (22.97%) Developer
2 89 (14.19%) Consultant
3 80 (12.76%) Architect
4 73 (11.64%) Analyst
5 60 (9.57%) Java Developer
6 57 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 55 (8.77%) Oracle Consultant
8 50 (7.97%) DBA
9 49 (7.81%) Business Analyst
10 44 (7.02%) Oracle DBA
11 38 (6.06%) Senior Developer
12 31 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
13 29 (4.63%) Oracle Architect
13 29 (4.63%) Oracle Applications DBA
14 27 (4.31%) Oracle Solutions Architect
15 25 (3.99%) Functional Consultant
16 24 (3.83%) Oracle Functional Consultant
17 23 (3.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
17 23 (3.67%) Project Manager
18 22 (3.51%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (29.51%) XML
2 108 (17.22%) Web Services
3 104 (16.59%) HTML
4 95 (15.15%) CSS
5 92 (14.67%) .NET
6 56 (8.93%) J2EE
7 52 (8.29%) Ajax
8 51 (8.13%) Spring
8 51 (8.13%) ASP.NET
9 49 (7.81%) Struts
10 48 (7.66%) Oracle Fusion
11 44 (7.02%) XSD
12 41 (6.54%) Servlets
12 41 (6.54%) Middleware
13 40 (6.38%) Hibernate
14 39 (6.22%) JSTL
14 39 (6.22%) XSL
14 39 (6.22%) JSP
14 39 (6.22%) JMS
14 39 (6.22%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.39%) N-Tier
5 13 (2.07%) Open Source
6 12 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 12 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.75%) User Experience
8 9 (1.44%) Wiki
9 7 (1.12%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.64%) iSeries
11 4 (0.64%) PMI
11 4 (0.64%) Statistics
11 4 (0.64%) Clustering
12 3 (0.48%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.48%) Replication
12 3 (0.48%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.48%) AS400
12 3 (0.48%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 62 (9.89%) Linux
2 38 (6.06%) Windows
3 26 (4.15%) HPUX
4 23 (3.67%) UNIX
5 10 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.44%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.44%) Solaris
7 7 (1.12%) Android
7 7 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.80%) VMS
8 5 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) AIX
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 163 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (16.11%) Scrum
4 87 (13.88%) B2B
5 78 (12.44%) SOA
6 71 (11.32%) OO
6 71 (11.32%) TDD
7 69 (11.00%) ITIL
8 64 (10.21%) Business Analysis
9 57 (9.09%) UML
10 56 (8.93%) ERP
11 55 (8.77%) Project Management
12 53 (8.45%) MVC
12 53 (8.45%) CRM
13 47 (7.50%) Automated Testing
14 46 (7.34%) Multithreading
15 45 (7.18%) Service Management
16 44 (7.02%) Change Management
17 43 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (6.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 221 (35.25%) SQL
2 118 (18.82%) JavaScript
3 107 (17.07%) Java
4 61 (9.73%) C#
5 49 (7.81%) PL/SQL
6 44 (7.02%) PHP
7 25 (3.99%) T-SQL
8 13 (2.07%) C
9 12 (1.91%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.91%) C++
10 10 (1.59%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.59%) VC++
11 7 (1.12%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.48%) RPG
12 3 (0.48%) Perl
13 2 (0.32%) PHP5
13 2 (0.32%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.32%) VB
13 2 (0.32%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 74 (11.80%) Security Cleared
2 65 (10.37%) Degree
3 41 (6.54%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.31%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.07%) ISEB
6 11 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (1.44%) CCNA
7 9 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.12%) PhD
8 7 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.96%) PMP
9 6 (0.96%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.80%) OCP
10 5 (0.80%) OCA
11 4 (0.64%) ACCA
11 4 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.64%) CISA
11 4 (0.64%) CIMA
12 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (12.44%) QA
2 17 (2.71%) SLA
3 5 (0.80%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.16%) COBIT
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (5.90%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (2.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.80%) UAG
4 5 (0.80%) XenApp
5 4 (0.64%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.16%) RHEV
6 1 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 31 (4.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (2.23%) Data Guard
3 9 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.80%) Control-M
4 5 (0.80%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.32%) Puppet
5 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.16%) Nagios
6 1 (0.16%) YUM
Vendors
1 303 (48.33%) Oracle
2 62 (9.89%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.67%) SAP
3 23 (3.67%) JBoss
4 21 (3.35%) Hyperion
5 16 (2.55%) Canoo
6 14 (2.23%) Cisco
6 14 (2.23%) Citrix
7 11 (1.75%) Omniture
7 11 (1.75%) Zend
8 10 (1.59%) IBM
9 9 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
9 9 (1.44%) HP
9 9 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.44%) hybris
10 8 (1.28%) Informatica
10 8 (1.28%) EMC
10 8 (1.28%) Siebel
11 7 (1.12%) BMC
11 7 (1.12%) NetApp
South East
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
set2recruit
Salary: £65000 - £90000 Per Annum plus competative bonus and benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Kainos
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Kainos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £95000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus Exec package
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago