The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for EDI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
England / Midlands
Rank - 22 26
Permanent jobs citing EDI 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 0.91% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.88% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  

EDI is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7 17 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 26.92% 15.45% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 28
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing EDI as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for EDI in the Midlands

EDI
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EDI in the Midlands.

Salary trend for EDI in the Midlands

EDI
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing EDI 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 Midlands region with a requirement for EDI.

1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Logistics

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) EDI Project Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Logistics Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Logistics Project Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Logistics
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment