Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England > North West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 41 45
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 846 753 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.70% 6.12% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.37% 6.76% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 704 618 522
North West median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £54,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% +5.00%

E-Commerce is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,478 11,141 10,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.94% 90.53% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9,213 9,271 8,845
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,264 £26,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in the North West

E-Commerce
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for E-Commerce in the North West

E-Commerce
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in the North West over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for E-Commerce in the North West

E-Commerce
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-Commerce within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 694 £42,500 -5.56% 127
Cheshire -28 77 £40,000 - 28
Lancashire -9 41 £30,750 -12.14% 13
Merseyside +9 25 £50,000 +16.96% 14
Cumbria -4 7 £25,000 -39.39% 2
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 425 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (28.25%) JavaScript
3 218 (25.77%) PHP
4 217 (25.65%) HTML
5 216 (25.53%) Retail
6 213 (25.18%) CSS
7 209 (24.70%) MVC
8 174 (20.57%) MySQL
9 172 (20.33%) Scrum
10 157 (18.56%) Java
10 157 (18.56%) Software Engineering
11 145 (17.14%) SQL
12 121 (14.30%) Amazon AWS
13 118 (13.95%) .NET
14 116 (13.71%) C#
15 113 (13.36%) TDD
16 110 (13.00%) SQL Server
17 106 (12.53%) AngularJS
18 104 (12.29%) Web Services
18 104 (12.29%) Web Development
19 103 (12.17%) Git (software)
19 103 (12.17%) Microsoft
20 101 (11.94%) Magento
21 100 (11.82%) RESTful
21 100 (11.82%) BDD
22 99 (11.70%) React
23 98 (11.58%) DevOps
24 95 (11.23%) HTML5
25 93 (10.99%) OOP
26 92 (10.87%) jQuery

E-Commerce
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 63 (7.45%) Apache
2 55 (6.50%) CMS
3 24 (2.84%) nginx
4 16 (1.89%) Confluence
4 16 (1.89%) WordPress
5 11 (1.30%) Apache Solr
5 11 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (0.95%) Apache Spark
6 8 (0.95%) Umbraco
7 6 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.59%) Drupal
9 4 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.24%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.24%) IIS
11 2 (0.24%) Moodle
12 1 (0.12%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.12%) Mingle
6 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 101 (11.94%) Magento
2 23 (2.72%) SAP Hybris
3 15 (1.77%) Shopify
4 8 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.95%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.71%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.59%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.35%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.24%) Fredhopper
8 2 (0.24%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.24%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.12%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 121 (14.30%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.96%) SaaS
4 20 (2.36%) Office 365
5 19 (2.25%) Google Analytics
6 10 (1.18%) GitHub
6 10 (1.18%) npm
7 5 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.35%) Trello
9 2 (0.24%) Responsys
9 2 (0.24%) Route 53
9 2 (0.24%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.84%) HTTP
2 18 (2.13%) Internet
3 11 (1.30%) SAN
4 9 (1.06%) SSL
5 6 (0.71%) DNS
5 6 (0.71%) LAN
5 6 (0.71%) SMS
6 5 (0.59%) DHCP
6 5 (0.59%) Intranet
6 5 (0.59%) WAN
7 4 (0.47%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.47%) VPN
7 4 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.35%) FTP
8 3 (0.35%) VLAN
9 1 (0.12%) Firewall
9 1 (0.12%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.12%) NAS
9 1 (0.12%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (20.57%) MySQL
2 110 (13.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (3.55%) NoSQL
4 25 (2.96%) Big Data
5 24 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (1.65%) Power BI
8 14 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 8 (0.95%) Qlik Sense
11 8 (0.95%) QlikView
12 7 (0.83%) Endeca
12 7 (0.83%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 103 (12.17%) Git (software)
2 44 (5.20%) JIRA
3 25 (2.96%) Grunt
4 21 (2.48%) gulp
4 21 (2.48%) Subversion
5 19 (2.25%) Selenium
6 18 (2.13%) Visual Studio
7 14 (1.65%) NUnit
8 13 (1.54%) Cucumber
9 10 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.06%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.95%) Bitbucket
11 8 (0.95%) WebDriver
12 7 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.83%) FogBugz
12 7 (0.83%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.71%) Gradle
13 6 (0.71%) Maven
14 5 (0.59%) git-flow
14 5 (0.59%) Vagrant
General
1 216 (25.53%) Retail
2 77 (9.10%) Finance
3 46 (5.44%) Marketing
4 15 (1.77%) Electronics
5 12 (1.42%) Advertising
6 10 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.71%) Banking
8 5 (0.59%) Legal
9 4 (0.47%) Back Office
9 4 (0.47%) Games
9 4 (0.47%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.24%) Automotive
10 2 (0.24%) Billing
10 2 (0.24%) Law
10 2 (0.24%) Publishing
11 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.12%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 360 (42.55%) Developer
2 121 (14.30%) PHP Developer
3 108 (12.77%) Analyst
4 71 (8.39%) Senior Developer
5 70 (8.27%) Software Engineer
6 63 (7.45%) Business Analyst
7 51 (6.03%) .NET Developer
8 48 (5.67%) Project Manager
9 44 (5.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 43 (5.08%) Java Developer
11 41 (4.85%) Java Engineer
12 38 (4.49%) Lead Software Engineer
13 37 (4.37%) C# Developer
13 37 (4.37%) Magento Developer
14 35 (4.14%) E-Commerce Manager
14 35 (4.14%) Web Developer
15 30 (3.55%) Senior PHP Developer
16 27 (3.19%) ASP.NET Developer
17 26 (3.07%) C# Software Engineer
17 26 (3.07%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (25.65%) HTML
2 213 (25.18%) CSS
3 118 (13.95%) .NET
4 106 (12.53%) AngularJS
5 104 (12.29%) Web Services
6 100 (11.82%) RESTful
7 99 (11.70%) React
8 95 (11.23%) HTML5
9 92 (10.87%) jQuery
10 80 (9.46%) Laravel
10 80 (9.46%) Spring
11 78 (9.22%) CSS3
12 73 (8.63%) ASP.NET
13 65 (7.68%) Node.js
13 65 (7.68%) Symfony
14 46 (5.44%) JSON
14 46 (5.44%) Sass
15 43 (5.08%) XML
16 38 (4.49%) REST
16 38 (4.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 92 (10.87%) User Experience
2 73 (8.63%) Greenfield Project
3 51 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.61%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.30%) Graphic Design
7 11 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.18%) FMCG
9 9 (1.06%) Social Media
9 9 (1.06%) Xbox
10 8 (0.95%) EPoS
11 7 (0.83%) Tandem
12 6 (0.71%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.59%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.59%) Wiki
14 3 (0.35%) Fintech
14 3 (0.35%) Web 2.0
15 2 (0.24%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 83 (9.81%) Linux
2 55 (6.50%) Windows
3 17 (2.01%) Android
4 16 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.95%) Unix
7 8 (0.95%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.59%) CentOS
8 5 (0.59%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.47%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.12%) Debian
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (24.70%) MVC
3 172 (20.33%) Scrum
4 157 (18.56%) Software Engineering
5 113 (13.36%) TDD
6 104 (12.29%) Web Development
7 100 (11.82%) BDD
8 98 (11.58%) DevOps
9 93 (10.99%) OOP
10 90 (10.64%) Front End Development
10 90 (10.64%) OO
11 79 (9.34%) Project Management
12 72 (8.51%) Test Automation
13 70 (8.27%) Mentoring
14 64 (7.57%) Kanban
15 58 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 57 (6.74%) SDLC
17 53 (6.26%) Microservices
18 52 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
19 45 (5.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 239 (28.25%) JavaScript
2 218 (25.77%) PHP
3 157 (18.56%) Java
4 145 (17.14%) SQL
5 116 (13.71%) C#
6 73 (8.63%) T-SQL
7 46 (5.44%) C
8 17 (2.01%) Python
9 15 (1.77%) Ruby
10 13 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.54%) ES6
11 7 (0.83%) Scala
12 6 (0.71%) R
12 6 (0.71%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.59%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.47%) Go
15 3 (0.35%) Perl
15 3 (0.35%) PHP 5
15 3 (0.35%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (7.68%) Degree
2 21 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.18%) MCSE
3 10 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.59%) HNC
5 3 (0.35%) APMP
5 3 (0.35%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.35%) CISM
5 3 (0.35%) CISSP
5 3 (0.35%) ISEB
5 3 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.24%) CRISC
6 2 (0.24%) SANS
7 1 (0.12%) CEH
7 1 (0.12%) CISA
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.12%) PhD
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.49%) QA
2 5 (0.59%) PMO
3 3 (0.35%) WCAG
4 2 (0.24%) GDPR
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (3.31%) Docker
2 21 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.35%) Varnish
3 3 (0.35%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) Firmware
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (1.89%) Puppet
2 13 (1.54%) SCCM
3 9 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.35%) Ansible
5 2 (0.24%) Kibana
6 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.12%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 103 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.50%) Oracle
3 54 (6.38%) Google
4 48 (5.67%) hybris
5 43 (5.08%) WorldPay
6 40 (4.73%) Zend
7 39 (4.61%) SAP
8 22 (2.60%) Adobe
9 20 (2.36%) Capita
10 18 (2.13%) VMware
11 16 (1.89%) Twitter
12 11 (1.30%) Apple
13 9 (1.06%) Tableau
14 8 (0.95%) Sage
14 8 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.83%) Apigee
15 7 (0.83%) BroadVision
16 6 (0.71%) Facebook
17 4 (0.47%) Epicor
17 4 (0.47%) Infor