The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
England / North West
Rank 211 184 231
Rank change year-on-year -27 +47  
Permanent jobs citing EDI 37 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.61% 0.90% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 2.40% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 19
Median salary £54,000 £47,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.68% +52.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £42,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2676 2123 2621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.14% 37.32% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2287 1833 2228
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

EDI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for EDI in the North West

EDI
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EDI in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for EDI in the North West

EDI
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 EDI within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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 -13 23 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Cheshire +1 5 £53,000 +11.57%
Merseyside -13 1 £27,500 -35.29%
EDI
England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for EDI.

1 33 (61.11%) Logistics
2 29 (53.70%) SAP
3 22 (40.74%) ABAP
4 21 (38.89%) XML
5 19 (35.19%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (35.19%) SAP SD
5 19 (35.19%) SAP FI
5 19 (35.19%) EDIFACT
5 19 (35.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 19 (35.19%) SAP CO
5 19 (35.19%) FMCG
6 18 (33.33%) SAP HANA
6 18 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 18 (33.33%) SAP MM
6 18 (33.33%) SAP PP
7 17 (31.48%) SAP WM
7 17 (31.48%) SAP QM
7 17 (31.48%) SAP BW
7 17 (31.48%) SQL
8 15 (27.78%) Finance
9 13 (24.07%) Java
9 13 (24.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
10 12 (22.22%) IBM Sterling
10 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (22.22%) XSLT
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 12 (22.22%) IBM
10 12 (22.22%) Web Services
10 12 (22.22%) ERP

EDI
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 19 (35.19%) SAP CO
1 19 (35.19%) SAP FI
1 19 (35.19%) SAP FI/CO
1 19 (35.19%) SAP SD
2 18 (33.33%) SAP MM
2 18 (33.33%) SAP PP
3 17 (31.48%) SAP QM
3 17 (31.48%) SAP WM
4 3 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.85%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.85%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.85%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) FTP
2 7 (12.96%) HTTP
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 17 (31.48%) SAP BW
3 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 9 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (12.96%) MS Access
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.70%) PowerPivot
6 2 (3.70%) QlikView
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) LSMW
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 8 (14.81%) Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Billing
4 4 (7.41%) Retail
5 3 (5.56%) Publishing
6 2 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.70%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Analyst
2 17 (31.48%) SAP Analyst
3 16 (29.63%) Logistics Analyst
3 16 (29.63%) SAP Logistics Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Logistics Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) ERP Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.56%) SAP Logistics Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) SAP MM Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) SAP SD Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.89%) XML
2 19 (35.19%) EDIFACT
3 12 (22.22%) Web Services
3 12 (22.22%) XSLT
4 4 (7.41%) .NET
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.85%) Java SE
5 1 (1.85%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) FMCG
2 7 (12.96%) TRADACOMS
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.41%) LIMS
4 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Derivative
5 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Android
1 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Logistics
2 19 (35.19%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 13 (24.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.22%) ERP
5 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 11 (20.37%) Process Improvement
7 10 (18.52%) DevOps
7 10 (18.52%) Waterfall
8 8 (14.81%) System Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Prototyping
10 5 (9.26%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (7.41%) API Integration
11 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
11 4 (7.41%) Demand Management
11 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
11 4 (7.41%) Migration
11 4 (7.41%) Mobile Development
11 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) ABAP
2 17 (31.48%) SQL
3 13 (24.07%) Java
4 7 (12.96%) ActionScript
4 7 (12.96%) ActionScript 2.0
5 4 (7.41%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) SAP
2 12 (22.22%) IBM
2 12 (22.22%) IBM Sterling
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.85%) Epicor
6 1 (1.85%) hybris
6 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
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