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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 209 198 194
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing E-business 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.056% 0.041% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.053% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £90,000 £38,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+132.25% -32.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £37,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £114,000 £39,750 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +12.35%
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
4450 3800 3562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.10% 78.37% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3138 3106
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 December 2014.

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 29 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 £90,000 -
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 2 (16.67%) SSL
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 3 (25.00%) DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Siebel Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) hybris
3 1 (8.33%) Siebel