Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 53 36
Rank change year-on-year +9 -17 +9
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 590 602 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.60% 5.03% 6.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 5.51% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 492 526 759
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,900
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% -

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 9,897 10,933 12,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 93.97% 91.43% 91.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7,471 8,785 9,613
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,734 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 +4 412 £50,000 +11.11% 115
Lancashire -5 71 £42,500 +21.43% 6
Cheshire +25 69 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Merseyside +3 28 £37,500 -16.67% 10
Cumbria -7 7 £35,000 -22.22% 2
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 240 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (28.31%) JavaScript
3 137 (23.22%) Java
4 129 (21.86%) CSS
5 125 (21.19%) HTML
6 111 (18.81%) Retail
7 108 (18.31%) TDD
8 103 (17.46%) Microservices
9 100 (16.95%) SQL
10 94 (15.93%) Git (software)
11 86 (14.58%) AWS
12 81 (13.73%) PHP
13 80 (13.56%) .NET
14 77 (13.05%) React
15 71 (12.03%) C#
16 68 (11.53%) MVC
17 67 (11.36%) User Experience
18 66 (11.19%) Mentoring
18 66 (11.19%) DevOps
19 65 (11.02%) Mobile App
19 65 (11.02%) Test Automation
20 62 (10.51%) MySQL
21 61 (10.34%) Spring
22 59 (10.00%) Node.js
23 58 (9.83%) QA
23 58 (9.83%) Greenfield Project
24 56 (9.49%) Finance
24 56 (9.49%) Front End Development
25 55 (9.32%) Software Engineering
25 55 (9.32%) Microsoft

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 23 (3.90%) CMS
2 19 (3.22%) IIS
3 17 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (2.37%) Apache
4 14 (2.37%) WebSphere
4 14 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (2.03%) WordPress
6 10 (1.69%) Confluence
7 9 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.19%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.34%) Drupal
10 2 (0.34%) nginx
10 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.51%) UserZoom
3 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.34%) Sketch
4 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 44 (7.46%) Magento
2 9 (1.53%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (1.02%) Shopify
4 3 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.34%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.34%) SAP VC
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.17%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 86 (14.58%) AWS
2 54 (9.15%) Serverless
3 46 (7.80%) Azure
4 40 (6.78%) AWS Lambda
5 37 (6.27%) Amazon S3
6 34 (5.76%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (2.03%) GCP
8 9 (1.53%) GitHub
8 9 (1.53%) Power Platform
8 9 (1.53%) Sage Pay
9 7 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 7 (1.19%) Google Analytics
9 7 (1.19%) SaaS
10 5 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.85%) Office 365
10 5 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.51%) Apigee
12 2 (0.34%) Google Play
12 2 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.86%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.36%) HTTP
3 7 (1.19%) Network Security
4 6 (1.02%) DHCP
4 6 (1.02%) DNS
4 6 (1.02%) LAN
4 6 (1.02%) VLAN
4 6 (1.02%) WAN
5 5 (0.85%) Bluetooth
5 5 (0.85%) NFC
5 5 (0.85%) RFID
6 4 (0.68%) Broadband
6 4 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.51%) Internet
8 2 (0.34%) Intranet
8 2 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.51%) MySQL
2 50 (8.47%) SQL Server
3 27 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (2.88%) MongoDB
5 15 (2.54%) Redis
6 12 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.86%) NoSQL
7 11 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.36%) Big Data
8 8 (1.36%) Power BI
8 8 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.85%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.68%) QlikView
11 4 (0.68%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.51%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.51%) OLAP
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 94 (15.93%) Git (software)
2 54 (9.15%) Maven
3 51 (8.64%) JIRA
4 36 (6.10%) Jenkins
5 34 (5.76%) Gradle
5 34 (5.76%) Selenium
6 33 (5.59%) TeamCity
7 32 (5.42%) webpack
8 22 (3.73%) Vagrant
9 20 (3.39%) Bugzilla
10 19 (3.22%) Cucumber
10 19 (3.22%) gulp
10 19 (3.22%) JUnit
10 19 (3.22%) Subversion
11 17 (2.88%) HP UFT
11 17 (2.88%) SoapUI
12 14 (2.37%) Spock
13 10 (1.69%) Grunt
14 9 (1.53%) IntelliJ
15 7 (1.19%) Jasmine
General
1 111 (18.81%) Retail
2 56 (9.49%) Finance
3 39 (6.61%) Marketing
4 7 (1.19%) Legal
4 7 (1.19%) Public Sector
5 5 (0.85%) Automotive
6 4 (0.68%) Games
7 3 (0.51%) Banking
7 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.51%) Ukrainian Language
8 2 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) Advertising
9 1 (0.17%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 314 (53.22%) Developer
2 63 (10.68%) Senior Developer
3 57 (9.66%) Java Developer
4 55 (9.32%) Analyst
5 51 (8.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 42 (7.12%) PHP Developer
7 40 (6.78%) Lead Developer
8 38 (6.44%) React Developer
9 35 (5.93%) C# Developer
10 34 (5.76%) Business Analyst
11 29 (4.92%) Designer
12 28 (4.75%) UX Designer
13 22 (3.73%) Architect
13 22 (3.73%) Magento Developer
14 21 (3.56%) Full Stack Developer
15 20 (3.39%) .NET Developer
15 20 (3.39%) E-Commerce Manager
15 20 (3.39%) Junior
15 20 (3.39%) Software Developer
16 19 (3.22%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (21.86%) CSS
2 125 (21.19%) HTML
3 80 (13.56%) .NET
4 77 (13.05%) React
5 61 (10.34%) Spring
6 59 (10.00%) Node.js
7 52 (8.81%) Hibernate
8 40 (6.78%) AngularJS
9 36 (6.10%) Laravel
9 36 (6.10%) Web Services
10 33 (5.59%) REST
11 32 (5.42%) .NET Core
12 28 (4.75%) GraphQL
12 28 (4.75%) jQuery
12 28 (4.75%) Spring Boot
13 26 (4.41%) ASP.NET
14 23 (3.90%) .NET Framework
15 20 (3.39%) RESTful
16 18 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (3.05%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.36%) User Experience
2 65 (11.02%) Mobile App
3 58 (9.83%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.53%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.36%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.19%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.85%) Replication
12 4 (0.68%) Clustering
12 4 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.68%) EPoS
13 3 (0.51%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.51%) Social Media
14 2 (0.34%) Chip and PIN
14 2 (0.34%) Life Science
14 2 (0.34%) NHS
14 2 (0.34%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.31%) Windows
2 46 (7.80%) Android
3 38 (6.44%) Linux
4 29 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.53%) Unix
6 7 (1.19%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (18.31%) TDD
3 103 (17.46%) Microservices
4 68 (11.53%) MVC
5 66 (11.19%) DevOps
5 66 (11.19%) Mentoring
6 65 (11.02%) Test Automation
7 56 (9.49%) Front End Development
8 55 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (9.32%) Software Engineering
9 44 (7.46%) BDD
10 41 (6.95%) Scrum
11 38 (6.44%) Continuous Deployment
11 38 (6.44%) Web Development
12 35 (5.93%) Low Latency
12 35 (5.93%) User Stories
13 34 (5.76%) Multithreading
13 34 (5.76%) OOP
14 33 (5.59%) Problem-Solving
14 33 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (28.31%) JavaScript
2 137 (23.22%) Java
3 100 (16.95%) SQL
4 81 (13.73%) PHP
5 71 (12.03%) C#
6 53 (8.98%) Java 8
7 28 (4.75%) ES6
8 23 (3.90%) Python
9 16 (2.71%) Ruby
10 15 (2.54%) Kotlin
11 12 (2.03%) PHP 7
11 12 (2.03%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.69%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.53%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.36%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.02%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.85%) R
17 4 (0.68%) Go
17 4 (0.68%) Java 9
18 3 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (4.24%) Degree
2 14 (2.37%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 12 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.85%) MCSD
5 5 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (0.68%) ISEB
6 4 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.17%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.17%) MCT
9 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.83%) QA
2 8 (1.36%) SLA
3 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.68%) NIST
4 3 (0.51%) GDPR
4 3 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (7.46%) Docker
2 11 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.02%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.85%) Varnish
6 1 (0.17%) LXC
Systems Management
1 24 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.71%) Terraform
3 12 (2.03%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.36%) Ansible
5 6 (1.02%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.85%) Grafana
6 5 (0.85%) Kibana
6 5 (0.85%) Prometheus
6 5 (0.85%) SCCM
7 4 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.51%) Puppet
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.17%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 55 (9.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.73%) SAP
3 17 (2.88%) CA Agile Central
3 17 (2.88%) Google
4 15 (2.54%) Oracle
4 15 (2.54%) Sage
5 13 (2.20%) Demandware
6 11 (1.86%) VMware
7 10 (1.69%) hybris
7 10 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.53%) ATG
8 9 (1.53%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.36%) Cisco
10 7 (1.19%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 7 (1.19%) Tableau
10 7 (1.19%) Zend
11 5 (0.85%) AppDynamics
11 5 (0.85%) New Relic
12 4 (0.68%) Fortinet
12 4 (0.68%) Symantec