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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 209 209 201
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing E-business 1 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 8
Average salary £47,785 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.89% +27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +14.44%
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
4723 4391 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.48% 80.23% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3867 3645 3717
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,854
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
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 3 September 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
(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
Coventry -9 1 £47,785 +29.14%
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (20.00%) NFS
5 1 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) CommVault
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (20.00%) Legato
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Korn
5 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Legato
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) CommVault
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas