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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 202 181 202
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs citing E-business 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.045% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.055% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,800 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £37,200 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
E-business
England

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
4118 3622 3722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.37% 81.16% 76.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3446 2959 3135
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing E-business across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Birmingham - 3 £70,000 -
Coventry - 3 £27,500 -
Walsall +1 2 £42,500 +18.05%
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (27.27%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 2 (18.18%) RavenDB
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) RavenDB
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (9.09%) E-Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
1 3 (27.27%) Procure-to-pay
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
2 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft