Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Business (eBusiness)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1049 1028 890
Rank change year-on-year -21 -138 -90
Permanent jobs citing E-business 149 190 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 106 157 362
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -2.78%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,400 £36,250
90th Percentile £64,375 £79,250 £89,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +6.06% +3.13%

E-business 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160296 168588 194039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.36% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126459 140088 159820
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing E-business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for E-business in the UK

E-business
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for E-business in the UK

E-business
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing E-business over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for E-business in the UK

E-business
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +1 139 £50,000 -9.09% 5
UK excluding London +67 114 £50,000 -4.76% 5
South East +76 53 £55,000 -9.09% 3
London -61 31 £52,500 -10.64%
East of England +33 18 £47,500 -5.00%
Midlands +32 15 £50,000 -13.04%
North of England +4 13 £37,500 -30.23% 1
Yorkshire +33 11 £37,500 -16.67%
South West +24 11 £40,000 +14.29% 1
East Midlands +32 8 £50,000 -13.04%
West Midlands +14 6 £57,500 +21.05%
Scotland -7 5 £40,000 -33.33%
North West -10 1 £37,500 -34.78% 1

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 with a requirement for E-business.

1 83 (55.70%) Finance
2 67 (44.97%) Oracle
3 63 (42.28%) Microsoft
4 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (31.54%) Test Automation
6 45 (30.20%) SQL Server
7 43 (28.86%) .NET
7 43 (28.86%) Scrum
8 42 (28.19%) C#
9 41 (27.52%) SQL
9 41 (27.52%) NUnit
10 34 (22.82%) ERP
11 32 (21.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (20.81%) CMS
13 30 (20.13%) Sitecore CMS
13 30 (20.13%) Sitecore
14 26 (17.45%) E-Commerce
15 25 (16.78%) Oracle EBS R12
15 25 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (15.44%) Web Services
16 23 (15.44%) Linux
17 19 (12.75%) Puppet
18 18 (12.08%) Oracle Payables
18 18 (12.08%) OO
18 18 (12.08%) Java
19 17 (11.41%) PL/SQL
19 17 (11.41%) SOA
20 16 (10.74%) Oracle Financials
20 16 (10.74%) XML
20 16 (10.74%) Degree

E-business
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (20.81%) CMS
2 30 (20.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (6.71%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.04%) IIS
5 8 (5.37%) Apache
6 3 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.34%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.67%) Drupal
8 1 (0.67%) JBoss
8 1 (0.67%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (16.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (12.08%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (10.74%) Oracle Financials
3 16 (10.74%) Oracle Receivables
4 13 (8.72%) NetSuite
4 13 (8.72%) Oracle Assets
4 13 (8.72%) Oracle Cash Management
4 13 (8.72%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 13 (8.72%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (8.05%) Oracle HRMS
6 7 (4.70%) Cognos Controller
6 7 (4.70%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (4.70%) Unit4 Business World
7 6 (4.03%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (3.36%) Oracle ASCP
8 5 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (3.36%) Oracle Manufacturing
9 3 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (2.01%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.04%) Amazon S3
3 7 (4.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.01%) FinancialForce
4 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.01%) Taleo
5 2 (1.34%) SaaS
6 1 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.67%) AdWords
6 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.67%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.38%) Firewall
2 9 (6.04%) HTTP
2 9 (6.04%) LAN
2 9 (6.04%) SAN
2 9 (6.04%) VLAN
3 8 (5.37%) Internet
4 2 (1.34%) DHCP
4 2 (1.34%) DNS
4 2 (1.34%) VPN
5 1 (0.67%) LDAP
5 1 (0.67%) SSH
5 1 (0.67%) SSL
5 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.70%) MySQL
3 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.34%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.34%) QlikView
6 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.34%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.67%) Kdb+
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 41 (27.52%) NUnit
2 32 (21.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (10.74%) Git (software)
4 13 (8.72%) JIRA
5 11 (7.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.03%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.68%) Bower
7 4 (2.68%) Grunt
7 4 (2.68%) gulp
7 4 (2.68%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.68%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (2.68%) Protractor
7 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.34%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.34%) Subversion
8 2 (1.34%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.67%) Maven
General
1 83 (55.70%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) General Ledger
3 10 (6.71%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.01%) Marketing
6 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.67%) Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (32.89%) Developer
2 39 (26.17%) Consultant
3 31 (20.81%) .NET Developer
4 30 (20.13%) Oracle Consultant
5 28 (18.79%) Senior Developer
6 23 (15.44%) Senior .NET Developer
7 20 (13.42%) Administrator
8 13 (8.72%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 12 (8.05%) Digital Developer
10 11 (7.38%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (6.71%) Functional Consultant
11 10 (6.71%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (6.04%) Analyst
12 9 (6.04%) C# Developer
12 9 (6.04%) Junior
12 9 (6.04%) Junior Developer
13 8 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (5.37%) Junior .NET Developer
13 8 (5.37%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 8 (5.37%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (28.86%) .NET
2 23 (15.44%) Web Services
3 16 (10.74%) XML
4 11 (7.38%) CSS
4 11 (7.38%) HTML
5 9 (6.04%) JDBC
6 5 (3.36%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.36%) SOAP
7 4 (2.68%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.68%) ADO.NET
7 4 (2.68%) Angular 2
7 4 (2.68%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (2.68%) CSS3
7 4 (2.68%) EDI
7 4 (2.68%) HTML5
7 4 (2.68%) JSP
7 4 (2.68%) WCF
7 4 (2.68%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.05%) Public Cloud
3 9 (6.04%) iSeries
3 9 (6.04%) PMI
4 8 (5.37%) Fintech
5 5 (3.36%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.68%) W3C
7 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.34%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.34%) NHS
8 2 (1.34%) Social Media
9 1 (0.67%) Blog
9 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.67%) PKI
9 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.44%) Linux
2 15 (10.07%) Windows
3 10 (6.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.04%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.03%) Unix
6 4 (2.68%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.67%) AIX
8 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.54%) Test Automation
3 43 (28.86%) Scrum
4 34 (22.82%) ERP
5 26 (17.45%) E-Commerce
6 18 (12.08%) OO
7 17 (11.41%) SOA
8 14 (9.40%) System Testing
9 13 (8.72%) Cash Management
10 12 (8.05%) PRINCE2
11 11 (7.38%) DevOps
12 9 (6.04%) Database Tuning
12 9 (6.04%) Innovative Thinking
12 9 (6.04%) Proactive Monitoring
12 9 (6.04%) Task Automation
13 7 (4.70%) Business Analysis
13 7 (4.70%) Configuration Management
13 7 (4.70%) Migration
14 6 (4.03%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.19%) C#
2 41 (27.52%) SQL
3 18 (12.08%) Java
4 17 (11.41%) PL/SQL
5 12 (8.05%) Bash Shell
5 12 (8.05%) Jython
5 12 (8.05%) Python
5 12 (8.05%) Shell Script
6 9 (6.04%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.68%) C
7 4 (2.68%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.34%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (10.74%) Degree
2 10 (6.71%) PMI Certification
2 10 (6.71%) PMP
3 9 (6.04%) ACCA
3 9 (6.04%) CIMA
4 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) Analytics IQ
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.03%) QA
3 3 (2.01%) SLA
4 1 (0.67%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (12.75%) Puppet
2 13 (8.72%) Ansible
3 12 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.34%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.34%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.67%) PowerBroker
5 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 67 (44.97%) Oracle
2 63 (42.28%) Microsoft
3 30 (20.13%) Sitecore
4 13 (8.72%) JD Edwards
5 11 (7.38%) SAP
6 10 (6.71%) Red Hat
7 8 (5.37%) Google
7 8 (5.37%) IBM
8 7 (4.70%) Cognos
8 7 (4.70%) Remedy
8 7 (4.70%) Sage
9 6 (4.03%) Infor
10 2 (1.34%) Cisco
10 2 (1.34%) Epicor
10 2 (1.34%) IFS
10 2 (1.34%) Workday
11 1 (0.67%) Adobe
11 1 (0.67%) Omniture
11 1 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com