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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 647 617 528
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -89
Permanent jobs citing E-business 256 291 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.32% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 199 246 331
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%

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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -26 245 £50,000 -9.09% 12
London +5 107 £55,000 - 6
South East +39 102 £48,000 -21.63%
Hampshire +19 48 £48,000 -11.92%
Portsmouth - 39 £48,000 -
Berkshire -4 29 £37,500 -42.30%
Reading +16 19 £60,000 -4.00%
North West -1 11 £67,500 +42.10% 3
Manchester -8 11 £67,500 +42.10% 2
Slough -9 10 £37,500 -44.44%
Buckinghamshire +13 9 £70,000 +64.70%
South West -17 8 £47,500 +26.66%
Surrey -9 7 £67,500 +3.84%
East of England -27 5 £68,750 +71.87% 1
North East - 5 £53,750 -
Kent - 5 £60,000 -
Southampton - 5 £45,000 -
City of London +10 4 £63,750 -15.00% 1
Milton Keynes +3 4 £70,000 +64.70%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £60,000 -
Somerset 0 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Bristol -2 3 £42,500 +13.33%
West Midlands -7 3 £90,000 +132.25%
Hertfordshire -16 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £90,000 -
County Londonderry - 3 - -
Northern Ireland - 3 - -
South Wales +11 2 £40,000 +100.00%

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 284 (52.21%) Oracle
2 213 (39.15%) Finance
3 166 (30.51%) SQL
4 137 (25.18%) E-Commerce
5 136 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (21.88%) Retail
6 119 (21.88%) XML
7 102 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
8 89 (16.36%) Security Cleared
9 84 (15.44%) Oracle Fusion
9 84 (15.44%) SQL Server
10 82 (15.07%) .NET
11 80 (14.71%) ERP
11 80 (14.71%) B2B
12 78 (14.34%) Microsoft
12 78 (14.34%) Oracle Applications
13 73 (13.42%) JavaScript
14 71 (13.05%) Oracle Database
15 68 (12.50%) CRM
16 67 (12.32%) Scrum
17 66 (12.13%) Web Services
18 65 (11.95%) SC Cleared
18 65 (11.95%) Degree
19 61 (11.21%) HTML
19 61 (11.21%) SOA
20 59 (10.85%) DV Cleared
20 59 (10.85%) Middleware
21 58 (10.66%) Java
22 56 (10.29%) CMS
23 54 (9.93%) QA

E-business
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (10.29%) CMS
2 50 (9.19%) WebLogic
3 30 (5.51%) Apache
4 17 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (2.76%) SharePoint
5 15 (2.76%) Oracle Workflow
6 13 (2.39%) WebSphere
6 13 (2.39%) JBoss
7 10 (1.84%) TeamSite
7 10 (1.84%) Drupal
7 10 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.29%) IIS
9 6 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.76%) MS Office
3 7 (1.29%) MS Project
4 6 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 102 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 78 (14.34%) Oracle Applications
3 48 (8.82%) Oracle Receivables
4 44 (8.09%) Oracle Payables
5 40 (7.35%) Oracle Financials
6 39 (7.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 38 (6.99%) Oracle EBS
8 28 (5.15%) Oracle Cash Management
9 27 (4.96%) Oracle 11i
10 26 (4.78%) Dynamics CRM
11 25 (4.60%) Oracle Assets
12 24 (4.41%) Oracle HRMS
13 16 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 14 (2.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 13 (2.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 12 (2.21%) Magento
17 8 (1.47%) Oracle iProcurement
17 8 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
18 4 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
18 4 (0.74%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (2.94%) SaaS
2 14 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.49%) SNMP
2 11 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.47%) SSL
4 7 (1.29%) LAN
4 7 (1.29%) WAN
4 7 (1.29%) Ethernet
4 7 (1.29%) Firewall
5 6 (1.10%) Internet
5 6 (1.10%) LTE
5 6 (1.10%) NetScaler
6 4 (0.74%) DNS
7 3 (0.55%) Extranet
8 2 (0.37%) SSH
8 2 (0.37%) LDAP
8 2 (0.37%) SAN
8 2 (0.37%) Intranet
9 1 (0.18%) VPN
9 1 (0.18%) DHCP
9 1 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 71 (13.05%) Oracle Database
3 44 (8.09%) Oracle Discoverer
4 27 (4.96%) MySQL
5 21 (3.86%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.39%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.84%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (1.47%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (1.10%) DB2
14 5 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.92%) Essbase
15 4 (0.74%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 28 (5.15%) SoapUI
2 21 (3.86%) Oracle Forms
3 17 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.57%) Subversion
4 14 (2.57%) Selenium
4 14 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (2.39%) Git (software)
6 10 (1.84%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (1.65%) CruiseControl
7 9 (1.65%) JIRA
7 9 (1.65%) FitNesse
8 6 (1.10%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.10%) ProC
9 5 (0.92%) NUnit
9 5 (0.92%) JUnit
9 5 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 5 (0.92%) Bitbucket
9 5 (0.92%) Mockito
10 4 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 213 (39.15%) Finance
2 119 (21.88%) Retail
3 51 (9.38%) Marketing
4 19 (3.49%) General Ledger
5 15 (2.76%) Banking
5 15 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.65%) Legal
6 9 (1.65%) Advertising
7 8 (1.47%) French Language
8 7 (1.29%) Japanese Language
8 7 (1.29%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.29%) Mandarin Language
8 7 (1.29%) Billing
8 7 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.29%) Law
9 6 (1.10%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.55%) Publishing
10 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 102 (18.75%) Developer
2 78 (14.34%) Architect
2 78 (14.34%) Consultant
3 65 (11.95%) Analyst
4 60 (11.03%) Solutions Architect
5 56 (10.29%) DBA
5 56 (10.29%) Oracle DBA
6 51 (9.38%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 40 (7.35%) Oracle Consultant
8 33 (6.07%) Oracle Architect
8 33 (6.07%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 28 (5.15%) Business Analyst
10 25 (4.60%) Java Developer
11 24 (4.41%) Oracle Analyst
12 22 (4.04%) Systems Analyst
13 19 (3.49%) Project Manager
13 19 (3.49%) Oracle Developer
13 19 (3.49%) Functional Consultant
13 19 (3.49%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 17 (3.13%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (21.88%) XML
2 84 (15.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 82 (15.07%) .NET
4 66 (12.13%) Web Services
5 61 (11.21%) HTML
6 59 (10.85%) Middleware
7 48 (8.82%) ASP.NET
8 45 (8.27%) CSS
9 29 (5.33%) J2EE
10 27 (4.96%) SOAP
11 23 (4.23%) XSL
11 23 (4.23%) Ajax
12 22 (4.04%) Spring
13 21 (3.86%) XSD
13 21 (3.86%) Struts
13 21 (3.86%) jQuery
14 20 (3.68%) JSP
14 20 (3.68%) Servlets
14 20 (3.68%) Hibernate
15 19 (3.49%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.57%) Open Source
5 11 (2.02%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.29%) User Experience
7 6 (1.10%) Wiki
7 6 (1.10%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.92%) EPoS
9 4 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.74%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.74%) iSeries
10 3 (0.55%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.55%) GIS
10 3 (0.55%) Statistics
11 2 (0.37%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.37%) PKI
11 2 (0.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.56%) Linux
2 45 (8.27%) HPUX
3 34 (6.25%) Windows
4 32 (5.88%) UNIX
5 13 (2.39%) Solaris
6 12 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (1.47%) VMS
8 6 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.92%) Android
9 5 (0.92%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (25.18%) E-Commerce
2 136 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (14.71%) ERP
3 80 (14.71%) B2B
4 68 (12.50%) CRM
5 67 (12.32%) Scrum
6 61 (11.21%) SOA
7 44 (8.09%) TDD
7 44 (8.09%) Business Analysis
7 44 (8.09%) Load Balancing
8 42 (7.72%) OO
9 39 (7.17%) UML
10 37 (6.80%) ITIL
11 35 (6.43%) Change Management
12 33 (6.07%) System Testing
13 32 (5.88%) Project Management
14 29 (5.33%) Mentoring
15 28 (5.15%) Service Management
15 28 (5.15%) Cash Management
16 26 (4.78%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 166 (30.51%) SQL
2 73 (13.42%) JavaScript
3 58 (10.66%) Java
4 54 (9.93%) C#
5 37 (6.80%) PHP
6 32 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 23 (4.23%) T-SQL
8 22 (4.04%) C++
9 16 (2.94%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.57%) VC++
11 8 (1.47%) C
12 7 (1.29%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.92%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.55%) VB
15 2 (0.37%) Korn
15 2 (0.37%) C-shell
15 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.37%) RPG
15 2 (0.37%) Perl
16 1 (0.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 89 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 65 (11.95%) SC Cleared
2 65 (11.95%) Degree
3 59 (10.85%) DV Cleared
4 10 (1.84%) ISEB
5 6 (1.10%) CCNA
5 6 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (0.92%) CISA
7 4 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.74%) PMP
7 4 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.55%) ACCA
8 3 (0.55%) CIMA
8 3 (0.55%) PhD
8 3 (0.55%) HP AIS
8 3 (0.55%) HP ASE
9 2 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.37%) CRISC
9 2 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.93%) QA
2 9 (1.65%) SLA
3 6 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.55%) COBIT
5 3 (0.55%) GAAP
6 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.37%) BS7799
6 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (9.56%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.29%) XenApp
3 7 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.10%) UAG
5 4 (0.74%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.37%) KVM
6 2 (0.37%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 51 (9.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (1.47%) Control-M
2 8 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (1.29%) Tivoli
4 6 (1.10%) Puppet
4 6 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (1.10%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.37%) yum
6 2 (0.37%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.37%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 284 (52.21%) Oracle
2 78 (14.34%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.68%) SAP
4 14 (2.57%) HP
4 14 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (2.39%) Citrix
5 13 (2.39%) Cisco
6 12 (2.21%) IBM
6 12 (2.21%) Sitecore
7 11 (2.02%) hybris
8 10 (1.84%) Siebel
8 10 (1.84%) EMC
8 10 (1.84%) webMethods
8 10 (1.84%) Hyperion
9 9 (1.65%) NetApp
9 9 (1.65%) BMC
10 8 (1.47%) CA
10 8 (1.47%) Intel
10 8 (1.47%) VMware
10 8 (1.47%) Fujitsu
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