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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 619 574 519
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -55
Permanent jobs citing E-business 299 312 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.36% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 247 242 359
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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
94022 86283 92102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 80.36% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74935 70632 78012
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,542
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £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 2 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 2 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 -30 277 £55,000 +10.00% 24
London +25 142 £56,250 +2.27% 12
South East -39 60 £50,500 +1.00% 4
North West -23 22 £60,000 +41.17% 3
City of London +14 21 £55,000 +15.78% 4
Hampshire -6 21 £48,000 +6.66% 2
East of England -13 18 £41,000 +2.50%
Portsmouth - 16 £48,000 -
Surrey -14 15 £65,000 +59.50% 2
Scotland -12 14 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Oxfordshire +14 10 £42,500 -19.04%
West Midlands 0 10 £57,500 +27.77%
East Midlands -8 10 £40,000 -6.43% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Manchester -12 8 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Peterborough +8 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Hertfordshire -6 7 £100,000 +25.00%
Cheshire -8 7 £50,000 +53.84%
Leicestershire 0 6 £57,500 +33.72% 1
Birmingham 0 6 £80,000 +77.77%
Berkshire -29 6 £58,750 +8.79%
Yorkshire -46 6 £80,000 +166.66% 2
West Sussex - 6 £60,000 -
Leicester -4 5 £57,500 +33.72%
Warrington - 5 £50,000 -
Northern Ireland -2 4 - -
Watford -8 4 £100,000 +263.63%
West Yorkshire -22 4 £80,000 +18.51% 1
South West -37 4 £42,500 -5.55% 1
County Londonderry - 4 - -

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 302 (47.63%) Oracle
2 247 (38.96%) Finance
3 226 (35.65%) SQL
4 197 (31.07%) XML
5 171 (26.97%) E-Commerce
6 146 (23.03%) Retail
7 117 (18.45%) JavaScript
8 113 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
9 112 (17.67%) Oracle EBS R12
10 111 (17.51%) Web Services
11 109 (17.19%) Java
12 108 (17.03%) HTML
13 102 (16.09%) Scrum
14 101 (15.93%) CSS
15 93 (14.67%) .NET
16 90 (14.20%) SQL Server
17 85 (13.41%) B2B
18 82 (12.93%) SOA
19 78 (12.30%) QA
20 76 (11.99%) TDD
21 72 (11.36%) Degree
21 72 (11.36%) OO
22 70 (11.04%) Security Cleared
22 70 (11.04%) Oracle Database
23 69 (10.88%) Project Management
24 64 (10.09%) ITIL
24 64 (10.09%) Marketing
25 62 (9.78%) Business Analysis
26 59 (9.31%) Apache
27 58 (9.15%) Linux

E-business
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 59 (9.31%) Apache
2 56 (8.83%) CMS
3 32 (5.05%) WebLogic
4 27 (4.26%) IIS
5 22 (3.47%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 12 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (1.58%) Drupal
9 9 (1.42%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.26%) WordPress
10 8 (1.26%) TeamSite
11 5 (0.79%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.63%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.63%) Oracle Spatial
13 3 (0.47%) SAS
13 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.32%) Node.js
14 2 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
14 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.84%) MS Office
3 14 (2.21%) MS Project
4 3 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 112 (17.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 46 (7.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 44 (6.94%) Oracle Applications
4 41 (6.47%) Oracle Payables
4 41 (6.47%) Oracle Receivables
5 40 (6.31%) Oracle Financials
6 34 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
6 34 (5.36%) Oracle Assets
7 33 (5.21%) Oracle 11i
8 29 (4.57%) Oracle Cash Management
9 24 (3.79%) Oracle iProcurement
10 21 (3.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 19 (3.00%) Oracle HRMS
12 18 (2.84%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 15 (2.37%) Oracle ERP
14 14 (2.21%) Magento
15 13 (2.05%) Oracle CRM
15 13 (2.05%) Oracle SCM
16 12 (1.89%) Oracle Payroll
17 9 (1.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.84%) SaaS
2 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.47%) Taleo
4 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.16%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.47%) SNMP
2 19 (3.00%) DNS
2 19 (3.00%) SSL
3 17 (2.68%) Firewall
4 11 (1.74%) NetScaler
4 11 (1.74%) Internet
5 7 (1.10%) HTTP
6 5 (0.79%) FTP
6 5 (0.79%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.79%) Intranet
6 5 (0.79%) Network Security
7 4 (0.63%) Extranet
7 4 (0.63%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.63%) ISDN
7 4 (0.63%) LAN
7 4 (0.63%) WAN
8 2 (0.32%) DHCP
8 2 (0.32%) LDAP
8 2 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 70 (11.04%) Oracle Database
3 38 (5.99%) MySQL
4 26 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (3.63%) Oracle Discoverer
6 23 (3.63%) DB2
7 22 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
8 19 (3.00%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 18 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (2.37%) Oracle9i Database
12 14 (2.21%) RDBMS
12 14 (2.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 10 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (1.42%) SQLPlus
14 9 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.95%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 44 (6.94%) Selenium
2 42 (6.62%) SoapUI
3 33 (5.21%) Eclipse
4 25 (3.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 23 (3.63%) Visual Studio
6 22 (3.47%) FitNesse
7 20 (3.15%) JIRA
8 18 (2.84%) JUnit
8 18 (2.84%) Bitbucket
8 18 (2.84%) Mockito
9 17 (2.68%) Subversion
10 14 (2.21%) NUnit
11 12 (1.89%) Git (software)
12 10 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (1.42%) ProC
13 9 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.10%) CruiseControl
14 7 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 5 (0.79%) MSBuild
General
1 247 (38.96%) Finance
2 146 (23.03%) Retail
3 64 (10.09%) Marketing
4 37 (5.84%) Advertising
5 33 (5.21%) General Ledger
6 32 (5.05%) Banking
7 17 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.68%) Legal
8 13 (2.05%) Retail Banking
9 12 (1.89%) Billing
10 11 (1.74%) Back Office
11 6 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.95%) Games
12 5 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.79%) Private Banking
12 5 (0.79%) French Language
13 2 (0.32%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (22.24%) Developer
2 93 (14.67%) Consultant
3 81 (12.78%) Analyst
4 79 (12.46%) Architect
5 63 (9.94%) Java Developer
6 60 (9.46%) Oracle Consultant
7 57 (8.99%) Solutions Architect
8 54 (8.52%) Business Analyst
9 50 (7.89%) DBA
10 42 (6.62%) Oracle DBA
11 41 (6.47%) Senior Developer
12 33 (5.21%) Senior Java Developer
13 30 (4.73%) Oracle Architect
14 28 (4.42%) Oracle Solutions Architect
15 27 (4.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
15 27 (4.26%) Functional Consultant
16 26 (4.10%) Project Manager
17 25 (3.94%) QA Engineer
17 25 (3.94%) Oracle Functional Consultant
18 23 (3.63%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (31.07%) XML
2 111 (17.51%) Web Services
3 108 (17.03%) HTML
4 101 (15.93%) CSS
5 93 (14.67%) .NET
6 58 (9.15%) J2EE
7 55 (8.68%) Ajax
8 53 (8.36%) Spring
9 51 (8.04%) Struts
10 46 (7.26%) XSD
11 44 (6.94%) ASP.NET
12 43 (6.78%) Servlets
12 43 (6.78%) Middleware
13 42 (6.62%) Hibernate
14 41 (6.47%) JavaBeans
14 41 (6.47%) JMS
14 41 (6.47%) Java RMI
14 41 (6.47%) XSL
14 41 (6.47%) JSP
14 41 (6.47%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (2.84%) Computer Science
3 15 (2.37%) N-Tier
4 13 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.74%) Wiki
6 7 (1.10%) Open Source
6 7 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 5 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (0.63%) iSeries
8 4 (0.63%) PMI
8 4 (0.63%) Clustering
9 3 (0.47%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.47%) AS400
9 3 (0.47%) Replication
9 3 (0.47%) Statistics
9 3 (0.47%) Social Media
9 3 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.32%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.32%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (9.15%) Linux
2 35 (5.52%) Windows
3 22 (3.47%) HPUX
4 21 (3.31%) UNIX
5 11 (1.74%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.42%) Android
6 9 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.26%) Solaris
8 4 (0.63%) VMS
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (26.97%) E-Commerce
2 113 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (16.09%) Scrum
4 85 (13.41%) B2B
5 82 (12.93%) SOA
6 76 (11.99%) TDD
7 72 (11.36%) OO
8 69 (10.88%) Project Management
9 64 (10.09%) ITIL
10 62 (9.78%) Business Analysis
11 58 (9.15%) UML
12 57 (8.99%) ERP
13 55 (8.68%) MVC
14 48 (7.57%) Automated Testing
14 48 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
14 48 (7.57%) Multithreading
15 46 (7.26%) Business Development
15 46 (7.26%) CRM
15 46 (7.26%) Service Management
16 43 (6.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 226 (35.65%) SQL
2 117 (18.45%) JavaScript
3 109 (17.19%) Java
4 58 (9.15%) C#
5 56 (8.83%) PL/SQL
6 35 (5.52%) PHP
7 25 (3.94%) T-SQL
8 13 (2.05%) C
9 10 (1.58%) C++
10 9 (1.42%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.42%) VC++
11 7 (1.10%) Objective-C
12 6 (0.95%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.63%) ActionScript 2.0
13 4 (0.63%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.47%) Ruby
14 3 (0.47%) RPG
14 3 (0.47%) Perl
14 3 (0.47%) Python
15 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 72 (11.36%) Degree
2 70 (11.04%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 23 (3.63%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.74%) CCNA
5 11 (1.74%) ISEB
5 11 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.10%) PhD
6 7 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.10%) PMP
6 7 (1.10%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.79%) OCP
8 5 (0.79%) OCA
8 5 (0.79%) CIMA
9 4 (0.63%) ACCA
9 4 (0.63%) CISA
9 4 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (12.30%) QA
2 20 (3.15%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) IAS 39
4 3 (0.47%) COBIT
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (5.68%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (3.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.63%) XenApp
5 1 (0.16%) UAG
5 1 (0.16%) KVM
5 1 (0.16%) RHEV
5 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 27 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (2.68%) Data Guard
3 10 (1.58%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.63%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.63%) Control-M
5 1 (0.16%) Nagios
5 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.16%) YUM
5 1 (0.16%) Puppet
5 1 (0.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 302 (47.63%) Oracle
2 55 (8.68%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.10%) SAP
4 24 (3.79%) Hyperion
5 23 (3.63%) JBoss
6 18 (2.84%) Canoo
7 15 (2.37%) Cisco
7 15 (2.37%) Citrix
8 13 (2.05%) PeopleSoft
8 13 (2.05%) Zend
8 13 (2.05%) Omniture
9 11 (1.74%) IBM
10 10 (1.58%) hybris
11 9 (1.42%) Siebel
11 9 (1.42%) HP
12 8 (1.26%) BMC
13 7 (1.10%) CA
13 7 (1.10%) EMC
13 7 (1.10%) Appcelerator
14 6 (0.95%) Sitecore
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus Exec package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cornwall
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £38000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £38000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Woking
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £10,978.24 - £13,006.24 pa
Posted: 18 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +6k car allowance, 10% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
HSBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago