The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Business (eBusiness)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 153 146
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7  
Permanent jobs citing E-business 1 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.042% 0.17% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.19% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 19
Median salary - £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £51,375 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.73% +2.00%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2180 2659 2864
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.94% 90.26% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1659 1754
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

E-business
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for E-business in Scotland

E-business
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Edinburgh +6 1 - -
E-business
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for E-business.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

E-business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) E-Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle