The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for E-business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Business (eBusiness)
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 - 246
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing E-business 5 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.081% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Median salary £47,500 - £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

E-business is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5547 5046 5851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.28% 87.91% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4623 4195 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing E-business as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for E-business in the North West

E-business
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for E-business in the North West

E-business
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 4 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £57,500 - 1
E-business
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing E-business 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 North West region with a requirement for E-business.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (16.67%) JDBC
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Servlets
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
4 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) FatWire
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Endeca

E-business
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Endeca
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Support
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) FatWire
2 1 (16.67%) hybris