Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 64 49
Rank change year-on-year -10 -15 -7
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 6,478 8,304 10,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.93% 4.75% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 5.19% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,353 6,848 8,934
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +2.33%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 149,998 160,045 173,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.56% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 119,325 126,229 144,731
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in the UK

E-Commerce
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for E-Commerce in the UK

E-Commerce
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for E-Commerce in the UK

E-Commerce
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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 -14 6,239 £52,500 - 1,187
UK excluding London -9 3,372 £45,000 +5.88% 749
London -9 2,973 £62,500 +4.17% 469
South East +1 982 £45,000 - 151
North of England -22 926 £42,500 +1.19% 292
North West -17 553 £42,500 - 166
East of England +1 499 £55,000 +4.76% 71
Midlands -24 493 £50,000 +25.00% 125
South West +6 363 £39,000 -2.50% 80
Yorkshire -24 347 £42,500 - 117
West Midlands -22 304 £49,000 +22.50% 66
East Midlands -26 184 £50,000 +5.26% 59
Scotland -3 61 £56,250 +38.89% 17
Wales -4 61 £34,467 -27.44% 12
North East 0 26 £40,000 +14.29% 9
Northern Ireland +8 15 £50,000 +42.86% 2

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 2,790 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
2 2,036 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 1,762 (27.20%) HTML
4 1,647 (25.42%) Retail
5 1,594 (24.61%) CSS
6 1,266 (19.54%) .NET
7 1,215 (18.76%) SQL
8 1,179 (18.20%) C#
9 1,129 (17.43%) Java
10 1,040 (16.05%) Marketing
11 966 (14.91%) Finance
12 896 (13.83%) Scrum
13 848 (13.09%) MVC
14 813 (12.55%) PHP
15 800 (12.35%) TDD
16 794 (12.26%) SQL Server
17 771 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
18 756 (11.67%) Degree
19 744 (11.49%) DevOps
20 741 (11.44%) User Experience
21 729 (11.25%) Web Development
22 728 (11.24%) jQuery
23 716 (11.05%) AngularJS
24 708 (10.93%) Git (software)
25 687 (10.61%) Software Engineering
26 642 (9.91%) HTML5
27 635 (9.80%) MySQL
28 634 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
29 610 (9.42%) Microsoft
30 595 (9.18%) Analytics

E-Commerce
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
1 443 (6.84%) CMS
2 185 (2.86%) Apache
3 161 (2.49%) WordPress
4 141 (2.18%) Confluence
5 124 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
6 114 (1.76%) WebSphere
7 101 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
8 97 (1.50%) Tomcat
9 88 (1.36%) Drupal
10 81 (1.25%) Apache Solr
11 78 (1.20%) IIS
12 70 (1.08%) Umbraco
13 67 (1.03%) Apache Spark
14 60 (0.93%) SharePoint
15 59 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 59 (0.91%) nginx
16 47 (0.73%) JBoss
17 35 (0.54%) Kentico
18 33 (0.51%) OpenStack
19 32 (0.49%) EPiServer
Applications
1 161 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 149 (2.30%) Photoshop
3 131 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
4 66 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 57 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
6 41 (0.63%) MS Visio
7 40 (0.62%) InVision
8 30 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 23 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
10 12 (0.19%) InDesign
11 11 (0.17%) GIMP
11 11 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (0.12%) SPSS
13 6 (0.093%) Chatbot
14 5 (0.077%) Acrobat
15 4 (0.062%) Fireworks
15 4 (0.062%) Weka
16 3 (0.046%) Adobe Premiere
16 3 (0.046%) OmniGraffle
17 2 (0.031%) Stata
Business Applications
1 348 (5.37%) Magento
2 153 (2.36%) SAP Hybris
3 124 (1.91%) NetSuite
4 87 (1.34%) SAP Business One
5 83 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
6 56 (0.86%) Shopify
7 36 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
8 35 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
9 28 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
10 19 (0.29%) SDL Web 8
11 11 (0.17%) FastStats
12 10 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 10 (0.15%) SAP ERP
13 9 (0.14%) HFM
14 8 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
14 8 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
15 7 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
16 6 (0.093%) Sage 200
17 5 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
17 5 (0.077%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 771 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 567 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 207 (3.20%) SaaS
4 169 (2.61%) Google Analytics
5 107 (1.65%) GitHub
6 100 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 69 (1.07%) PaaS
8 66 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
9 61 (0.94%) Serverless
10 58 (0.90%) npm
11 50 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
12 49 (0.76%) IaaS
13 46 (0.71%) Office 365
14 45 (0.69%) AdWords
15 37 (0.57%) OpenShift
16 32 (0.49%) Amazon S3
17 29 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 27 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
18 27 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
19 26 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 114 (1.76%) Internet
2 110 (1.70%) Firewall
3 103 (1.59%) HTTP
4 65 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 63 (0.97%) DNS
6 55 (0.85%) LAN
7 52 (0.80%) WAN
8 45 (0.69%) VPN
9 44 (0.68%) BGP
10 43 (0.66%) Network Security
10 43 (0.66%) SSL
11 40 (0.62%) MPLS
12 36 (0.56%) OSPF
13 25 (0.39%) DHCP
13 25 (0.39%) NFC
13 25 (0.39%) SNMP
14 24 (0.37%) NetScaler
15 23 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (0.36%) Intranet
15 23 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 794 (12.26%) SQL Server
2 635 (9.80%) MySQL
3 267 (4.12%) NoSQL
4 216 (3.33%) Big Data
5 205 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 200 (3.09%) MongoDB
7 132 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
8 128 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 92 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 90 (1.39%) Hadoop
11 78 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 73 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 70 (1.08%) RDBMS
14 60 (0.93%) Blockchain
15 57 (0.88%) Redis
16 53 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
17 45 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 43 (0.66%) Power BI
19 39 (0.60%) Apache Hive
20 34 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 708 (10.93%) Git (software)
2 424 (6.55%) JIRA
3 367 (5.67%) Jenkins
4 242 (3.74%) Selenium
5 154 (2.38%) Maven
6 144 (2.22%) Subversion
7 131 (2.02%) Cucumber
8 122 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 116 (1.79%) gulp
10 110 (1.70%) JUnit
10 110 (1.70%) TeamCity
11 101 (1.56%) webpack
12 99 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 97 (1.50%) Grunt
14 87 (1.34%) Visual Studio
15 72 (1.11%) JMeter
16 68 (1.05%) WebDriver
17 60 (0.93%) NUnit
18 55 (0.85%) SoapUI
19 46 (0.71%) Bitbucket
General
1 1,647 (25.42%) Retail
2 1,040 (16.05%) Marketing
3 966 (14.91%) Finance
4 234 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 233 (3.60%) Banking
6 213 (3.29%) Games
7 161 (2.49%) Advertising
8 149 (2.30%) Manufacturing
9 115 (1.78%) Electronics
10 97 (1.50%) Law
11 74 (1.14%) Investment Banking
11 74 (1.14%) Publishing
12 70 (1.08%) Back Office
13 69 (1.07%) Front Office
14 63 (0.97%) Automotive
15 44 (0.68%) Legal
16 31 (0.48%) Retail Banking
17 29 (0.45%) Billing
18 27 (0.42%) Financial Institution
19 25 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2,526 (38.99%) Developer
2 586 (9.05%) Senior Developer
3 550 (8.49%) Analyst
4 506 (7.81%) .NET Developer
5 469 (7.24%) C# Developer
6 405 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 399 (6.16%) Architect
8 362 (5.59%) PHP Developer
9 344 (5.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 313 (4.83%) Project Manager
11 294 (4.54%) C# .NET Developer
12 288 (4.45%) Web Developer
13 275 (4.25%) Software Developer
14 255 (3.94%) Business Analyst
15 247 (3.81%) E-Commerce Manager
16 222 (3.43%) E-Commerce Developer
17 205 (3.16%) Software Engineer
18 196 (3.03%) Junior
19 194 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
20 185 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,762 (27.20%) HTML
2 1,594 (24.61%) CSS
3 1,266 (19.54%) .NET
4 728 (11.24%) jQuery
5 716 (11.05%) AngularJS
6 642 (9.91%) HTML5
7 581 (8.97%) React
8 560 (8.64%) ASP.NET
9 553 (8.54%) Web Services
10 463 (7.15%) CSS3
11 428 (6.61%) Spring
12 400 (6.17%) Node.js
13 389 (6.00%) REST
14 359 (5.54%) RESTful
15 328 (5.06%) XML
16 284 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 282 (4.35%) SOAP
18 278 (4.29%) JSON
19 274 (4.23%) Sass
20 264 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 741 (11.44%) User Experience
2 478 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
3 423 (6.53%) Computer Science
4 303 (4.68%) Greenfield Project
5 270 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 228 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
7 213 (3.29%) Fintech
8 149 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
9 128 (1.98%) Social Media
10 111 (1.71%) iPad
11 102 (1.57%) Virtual Team
12 91 (1.40%) Data Centre
13 84 (1.30%) Algorithms
14 83 (1.28%) Management Information System
15 80 (1.23%) Data Structures
16 67 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 66 (1.02%) Public Cloud
18 62 (0.96%) Client/Server
19 51 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
20 47 (0.73%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 571 (8.81%) Linux
2 314 (4.85%) Windows
3 174 (2.69%) Android
4 171 (2.64%) Unix
5 142 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 106 (1.64%) Windows Server
7 43 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 38 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (0.49%) CentOS
10 23 (0.36%) AIX
11 22 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (0.22%) Debian
13 13 (0.20%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.15%) CoreOS
15 10 (0.15%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (0.093%) Kali Linux
18 5 (0.077%) Windows 7
19 4 (0.062%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,790 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
2 896 (13.83%) Scrum
3 848 (13.09%) MVC
4 800 (12.35%) TDD
5 744 (11.49%) DevOps
6 729 (11.25%) Web Development
7 687 (10.61%) Software Engineering
8 634 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
9 595 (9.18%) Analytics
10 570 (8.80%) Microservices
11 523 (8.07%) SDLC
12 489 (7.55%) Test Automation
13 487 (7.52%) Project Management
14 469 (7.24%) OO
15 467 (7.21%) Front End Development
16 454 (7.01%) CRM
17 446 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
18 439 (6.78%) BDD
19 381 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
20 351 (5.42%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2,036 (31.43%) JavaScript
2 1,215 (18.76%) SQL
3 1,179 (18.20%) C#
4 1,129 (17.43%) Java
5 813 (12.55%) PHP
6 492 (7.59%) Python
7 222 (3.43%) T-SQL
8 134 (2.07%) ES6
9 130 (2.01%) Java 8
10 128 (1.98%) Ruby
11 110 (1.70%) Perl
12 101 (1.56%) Bash Shell
13 97 (1.50%) Scala
14 88 (1.36%) Go
15 83 (1.28%) C++
16 80 (1.23%) TypeScript
17 78 (1.20%) C
17 78 (1.20%) VB.NET
18 66 (1.02%) PowerShell
19 59 (0.91%) R
Qualifications
1 756 (11.67%) Degree
2 223 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (0.91%) CISSP
4 49 (0.76%) ISEB
5 36 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 30 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (0.42%) CCNP
8 26 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (0.37%) Master's Degree
10 22 (0.34%) PMP
11 18 (0.28%) PMI Certification
12 17 (0.26%) CISM
13 16 (0.25%) CCNA
13 16 (0.25%) PhD
13 16 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
14 15 (0.23%) MBA
14 15 (0.23%) MCSE
14 15 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 14 (0.22%) AWS Certification
16 13 (0.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 530 (8.18%) QA
2 59 (0.91%) GDPR
3 45 (0.69%) SLA
4 43 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 43 (0.66%) PMO
5 29 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 23 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (0.28%) COBIT
8 5 (0.077%) NIST 800
8 5 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (0.062%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.046%) PSD2
10 3 (0.046%) WCAG
11 2 (0.031%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.031%) IFRS
11 2 (0.031%) MiFID
12 1 (0.015%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.015%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 355 (5.48%) Docker
2 78 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 65 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.37%) vSphere
5 22 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 16 (0.25%) Firmware
8 15 (0.23%) HDFS
8 15 (0.23%) Varnish
9 14 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
10 13 (0.20%) Ceph
10 13 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (0.12%) Xen
12 7 (0.11%) iptables
12 7 (0.11%) XenServer
13 6 (0.093%) Apache Flume
13 6 (0.093%) VMware NSX
14 4 (0.062%) LXC
15 3 (0.046%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.046%) KVM
Systems Management
1 192 (2.96%) Kubernetes
2 140 (2.16%) Puppet
3 134 (2.07%) Ansible
4 100 (1.54%) Terraform
5 96 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (0.34%) ZABBIX
7 20 (0.31%) HAProxy
7 20 (0.31%) Nagios
7 20 (0.31%) SCCM
8 19 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
8 19 (0.29%) Packer
9 18 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
9 18 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
10 14 (0.22%) Consul
10 14 (0.22%) Grafana
10 14 (0.22%) Prometheus
11 13 (0.20%) Kibana
12 11 (0.17%) logstash
13 10 (0.15%) Mesos
14 9 (0.14%) Graphite
Vendors
1 610 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 497 (7.67%) Oracle
3 431 (6.65%) SAP
4 412 (6.36%) Google
5 313 (4.83%) hybris
6 229 (3.54%) Adobe
7 153 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
8 126 (1.95%) Sitecore
9 123 (1.90%) ATG
10 109 (1.68%) VMware
11 106 (1.64%) IBM
12 98 (1.51%) Sage
13 88 (1.36%) Infor
13 88 (1.36%) WorldPay
14 85 (1.31%) Twitter
15 84 (1.30%) Demandware
16 82 (1.27%) Zend
17 80 (1.23%) Epicor
18 76 (1.17%) Cisco
19 65 (1.00%) Tableau