Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 54 43
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11 -14
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 887 588 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.70% 4.70% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 5.24% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 752 505 616
North West median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +0.96% +4.00%

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 11909 11223 11591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.90% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9463 9353 9582
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +19 724 £42,500 -5.56% 58
Cheshire -22 87 £38,000 +1.33% 12
Lancashire +9 42 £39,250 +7.53% 6
Merseyside +11 28 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Cumbria - 2 £45,000 - 2
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce.

1 374 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (33.71%) JavaScript
3 278 (31.34%) PHP
4 275 (31.00%) HTML
5 269 (30.33%) CSS
6 263 (29.65%) Retail
7 196 (22.10%) MySQL
7 196 (22.10%) SQL
8 182 (20.52%) MVC
9 160 (18.04%) jQuery
10 141 (15.90%) Java
11 130 (14.66%) Web Development
12 118 (13.30%) Finance
13 108 (12.18%) Scrum
14 105 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
15 102 (11.50%) User Experience
16 101 (11.39%) Magento
17 100 (11.27%) SQL Server
18 98 (11.05%) Software Engineering
18 98 (11.05%) AngularJS
19 96 (10.82%) HTML5
19 96 (10.82%) Front End Development
19 96 (10.82%) .NET
19 96 (10.82%) Linux
20 95 (10.71%) DevOps
21 93 (10.48%) C#
21 93 (10.48%) Marketing
22 92 (10.37%) OO
23 88 (9.92%) Web Services
24 85 (9.58%) React

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 53 (5.98%) CMS
2 46 (5.19%) Apache
3 32 (3.61%) WordPress
4 28 (3.16%) IIS
5 23 (2.59%) nginx
6 20 (2.25%) Apache Solr
7 19 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
8 18 (2.03%) Umbraco
9 17 (1.92%) Drupal
10 14 (1.58%) Confluence
11 12 (1.35%) Apache Spark
12 9 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.90%) Sitefinity
14 6 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.45%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.45%) Kentico
15 4 (0.45%) SAS
15 4 (0.45%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.45%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 27 (3.04%) FileZilla
2 18 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.58%) Photoshop
4 12 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.34%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.34%) GIMP
8 3 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.11%) InDesign
10 1 (0.11%) Mingle
10 1 (0.11%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 101 (11.39%) Magento
2 34 (3.83%) SAP Hybris
3 25 (2.82%) Payment Gateway
4 14 (1.58%) Shopify
5 7 (0.79%) Sage CRM
6 6 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.56%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.45%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.34%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.23%) Fredhopper
10 2 (0.23%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.23%) OpenCart
10 2 (0.23%) osCommerce
10 2 (0.23%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 105 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.59%) GitHub
4 17 (1.92%) SaaS
5 15 (1.69%) Sage Pay
6 14 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (1.35%) Google App Engine
8 10 (1.13%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.56%) Office 365
10 5 (0.56%) Serverless
11 4 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.34%) Responsys
12 3 (0.34%) Silverpop
13 2 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.83%) FTP
2 28 (3.16%) HTTP
3 27 (3.04%) SMTP
4 9 (1.01%) SSL
5 6 (0.68%) Internet
5 6 (0.68%) Intranet
6 4 (0.45%) DNS
6 4 (0.45%) LAN
6 4 (0.45%) SMS
7 3 (0.34%) WAN
8 2 (0.23%) DHCP
8 2 (0.23%) Firewall
8 2 (0.23%) IPsec
8 2 (0.23%) SAN
8 2 (0.23%) VPN
8 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.11%) BGP
9 1 (0.11%) MPLS
9 1 (0.11%) OSPF
9 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (22.10%) MySQL
2 100 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 36 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (3.72%) Big Data
5 32 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 28 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.24%) Endeca
8 11 (1.24%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.01%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.01%) Redis
10 6 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.56%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.34%) Power BI
12 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 76 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 36 (4.06%) JIRA
3 24 (2.71%) Selenium
4 18 (2.03%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.03%) Vagrant
5 17 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 17 (1.92%) Visual Studio
6 16 (1.80%) PHPUnit
7 14 (1.58%) Subversion
8 13 (1.47%) Grunt
9 12 (1.35%) Codeception
9 12 (1.35%) gulp
10 11 (1.24%) FogBugz
11 10 (1.13%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.68%) git-flow
13 6 (0.68%) Gradle
13 6 (0.68%) Maven
13 6 (0.68%) PhpStorm
14 5 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 263 (29.65%) Retail
2 118 (13.30%) Finance
3 93 (10.48%) Marketing
4 60 (6.76%) Electronics
5 32 (3.61%) Manufacturing
6 29 (3.27%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.47%) Advertising
8 11 (1.24%) Automotive
9 7 (0.79%) Back Office
10 5 (0.56%) Games
11 4 (0.45%) Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Legal
13 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 428 (48.25%) Developer
2 140 (15.78%) PHP Developer
3 116 (13.08%) Analyst
4 79 (8.91%) Senior Developer
5 77 (8.68%) Business Analyst
6 75 (8.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 69 (7.78%) Web Developer
8 56 (6.31%) Java Developer
9 53 (5.98%) Project Manager
10 41 (4.62%) .NET Developer
10 41 (4.62%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 41 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
10 41 (4.62%) Software Engineer
11 40 (4.51%) Senior PHP Developer
12 37 (4.17%) C# Developer
13 34 (3.83%) E-Commerce Analyst
14 31 (3.49%) E-Commerce Developer
14 31 (3.49%) Magento Developer
15 28 (3.16%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
16 27 (3.04%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (31.00%) HTML
2 269 (30.33%) CSS
3 160 (18.04%) jQuery
4 98 (11.05%) AngularJS
5 96 (10.82%) .NET
5 96 (10.82%) HTML5
6 88 (9.92%) Web Services
7 85 (9.58%) React
8 78 (8.79%) JSON
9 77 (8.68%) Laravel
10 75 (8.46%) Spring
11 69 (7.78%) Node.js
11 69 (7.78%) RESTful
12 68 (7.67%) Symfony
13 65 (7.33%) CSS3
14 53 (5.98%) XML
15 48 (5.41%) ASP.NET
15 48 (5.41%) Sass
16 38 (4.28%) Ajax
17 37 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.50%) User Experience
2 60 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
3 50 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 48 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 42 (4.74%) iPad
7 21 (2.37%) Social Media
8 19 (2.14%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (1.58%) Digital Media
11 12 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.35%) EPoS
11 12 (1.35%) Graphic Design
12 8 (0.90%) Blog
12 8 (0.90%) Digital Signage
13 6 (0.68%) Chip and PIN
13 6 (0.68%) Tandem
14 5 (0.56%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.56%) FMCG
14 5 (0.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 96 (10.82%) Linux
2 28 (3.16%) Windows
3 22 (2.48%) Unix
4 20 (2.25%) Android
4 20 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.47%) CentOS
5 13 (1.47%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.79%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.45%) Debian
9 3 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (0.34%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (20.52%) MVC
3 130 (14.66%) Web Development
4 108 (12.18%) Scrum
5 98 (11.05%) Software Engineering
6 96 (10.82%) Front End Development
7 95 (10.71%) DevOps
8 92 (10.37%) OO
9 72 (8.12%) BDD
9 72 (8.12%) Mentoring
9 72 (8.12%) Project Management
10 71 (8.00%) OOP
11 70 (7.89%) Test Automation
12 68 (7.67%) TDD
13 64 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
14 62 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
15 54 (6.09%) SDLC
16 53 (5.98%) Digital Marketing
17 52 (5.86%) SEO
18 48 (5.41%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 299 (33.71%) JavaScript
2 278 (31.34%) PHP
3 196 (22.10%) SQL
4 141 (15.90%) Java
5 93 (10.48%) C#
6 72 (8.12%) T-SQL
7 28 (3.16%) VBScript
8 18 (2.03%) Bash Shell
8 18 (2.03%) Python
9 17 (1.92%) ES6
9 17 (1.92%) PHP 5
10 14 (1.58%) PHP 7
10 14 (1.58%) Ruby
11 11 (1.24%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.13%) VB
13 9 (1.01%) C
13 9 (1.01%) VBA
14 6 (0.68%) R
15 5 (0.56%) Perl
16 4 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 80 (9.02%) Degree
2 27 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.79%) ISEB
3 7 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 6 (0.68%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.45%) APMP
6 3 (0.34%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.34%) PMP
7 2 (0.23%) CISM
7 2 (0.23%) CISSP
7 2 (0.23%) CRISC
7 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.23%) SANS
8 1 (0.11%) CCNA
8 1 (0.11%) CCNP
8 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.40%) QA
2 12 (1.35%) GCP
3 10 (1.13%) PMO
4 8 (0.90%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) GDPR
6 1 (0.11%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (2.48%) Docker
2 10 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.34%) Varnish
3 3 (0.34%) vCloud
4 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.23%) vSphere
5 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (3.16%) Puppet
2 12 (1.35%) Capistrano
2 12 (1.35%) Kubernetes
3 11 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.56%) Ansible
5 3 (0.34%) Kibana
5 3 (0.34%) Salt
5 3 (0.34%) SCCM
6 2 (0.23%) Terraform
7 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 75 (8.46%) Microsoft
2 74 (8.34%) SAP
3 63 (7.10%) hybris
4 61 (6.88%) Zend
5 34 (3.83%) Google
6 30 (3.38%) Oracle
7 27 (3.04%) PayPal
8 21 (2.37%) Adobe
8 21 (2.37%) Twitter
9 16 (1.80%) CyberSource
10 14 (1.58%) Sage
11 13 (1.47%) Facebook
12 11 (1.24%) Apple
12 11 (1.24%) Capita
13 10 (1.13%) BroadVision
14 9 (1.01%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.79%) Apigee
15 7 (0.79%) Red Hat
15 7 (0.79%) VMware
16 6 (0.68%) Tableau