The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
England / West Midlands
Rank 199 207 220
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing E-business 14 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.31% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.36% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 3
Median salary £49,000 £40,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.98% +47.27%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4356 4434 4307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.84% 86.89% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3384 3675 3756
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

E-business
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

E-business Salary Trend in the West Midlands

E-business
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing E-business across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

E-business Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

E-business
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 4 £57,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £28,500 -
Walsall +13 3 £45,500 +12.34%
Coventry +10 2 £49,000 -30.00%
Worcestershire - 1 £55,000 -
E-business
England

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for E-business.

1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (25.00%) Data Mart
8 3 (18.75%) Google
8 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (18.75%) Analytics
8 3 (18.75%) Tableau
8 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
9 2 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (12.50%) NFS
9 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (12.50%) IBM
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Sun
9 2 (12.50%) SAN
9 2 (12.50%) CommVault
9 2 (12.50%) NetApp

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (25.00%) Data Mart
5 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (6.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) OBIEE Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior OBIEE Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Unix Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) EDI
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Solaris
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Information Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
5 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) NFS
1 2 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (6.25%) Simpana
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Tableau
3 2 (12.50%) CommVault
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Netezza
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Sun
3 2 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco