The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 20 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing E-business 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.48% - 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% - 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
E-business
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 67.16% 68.57% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 59
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing E-business across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

E-business
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

E-business Salary Trend in Wigan

E-business
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Junior
2 4 (80.00%) Graduate
2 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Junior Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft