Period
to 1 August 2021

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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 103 81
Rank change year-on-year +24 -22 -7
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 4,462 2,117 5,161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.95% 3.11% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 3.36% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,038 1,802 4,035
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,275 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
75th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £88,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +2.22%

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 105,933 63,073 132,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.76% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 72,165 51,056 105,945
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in the UK

E-Commerce
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce.

Salary trend for E-Commerce in the UK

E-Commerce
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing E-Commerce over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for E-Commerce in the UK

E-Commerce
Top 17 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 1 August 2021. 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 +24 4,086 £55,000 - 781
UK excluding London +26 2,156 £47,500 - 547
London +16 1,987 £65,000 -3.70% 252
Work from Home +14 1,033 £55,000 -8.33% 184
South East +79 595 £47,500 -9.52% 80
North of England -3 546 £48,750 +2.63% 203
South West +31 407 £44,500 +4.71% 66
North West +1 330 £50,000 - 126
Midlands -8 317 £45,000 - 127
Yorkshire +31 198 £47,000 +10.59% 64
East of England +13 170 £55,000 - 51
West Midlands -38 163 £47,500 +4.97% 88
East Midlands +18 146 £41,500 -2.35% 39
Scotland +4 94 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Wales -15 19 £35,500 -25.26% 9
North East -18 18 £37,500 -16.67% 13
Northern Ireland - 8 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, 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 1,721 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1,680 (37.65%) JavaScript
3 1,323 (29.65%) Retail
4 1,128 (25.28%) HTML
5 1,109 (24.85%) CSS
6 986 (22.10%) AWS
7 976 (21.87%) Social Skills
8 923 (20.69%) React
9 835 (18.71%) DevOps
10 809 (18.13%) Azure
11 808 (18.11%) Marketing
12 752 (16.85%) PHP
13 702 (15.73%) Microservices
14 673 (15.08%) User Experience
15 656 (14.70%) SQL
16 629 (14.10%) Git (software)
17 627 (14.05%) Node.js
18 613 (13.74%) C#
19 573 (12.84%) .NET
20 572 (12.82%) Software Engineering
21 565 (12.66%) MySQL
22 549 (12.30%) Scrum
23 533 (11.95%) TDD
24 504 (11.30%) Web Development
25 499 (11.18%) Full Stack Development
26 494 (11.07%) Analytics
27 492 (11.03%) Finance
28 475 (10.65%) Front End Development
29 470 (10.53%) Google
30 458 (10.26%) Docker

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
1 417 (9.35%) CMS
2 176 (3.94%) WordPress
3 116 (2.60%) Confluence
4 93 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 89 (1.99%) nginx
6 75 (1.68%) Umbraco
7 73 (1.64%) IIS
8 70 (1.57%) Apache
9 65 (1.46%) Apache Solr
10 62 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
11 56 (1.26%) Headless CMS
12 51 (1.14%) Drupal
13 49 (1.10%) EPiServer
14 42 (0.94%) Kentico
15 32 (0.72%) Apache Spark
16 25 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 23 (0.52%) SharePoint
18 14 (0.31%) Tomcat
19 11 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
20 10 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 92 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 65 (1.46%) Sketch
4 52 (1.17%) Photoshop
5 32 (0.72%) Figma
6 25 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 25 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 22 (0.49%) InVision
8 21 (0.47%) MS Visio
9 19 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
10 18 (0.40%) Adobe XD
11 16 (0.36%) Zeplin
12 14 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
13 11 (0.25%) Chatbot
13 11 (0.25%) InDesign
14 9 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 4 (0.090%) Microsoft Project
15 4 (0.090%) SPSS
16 3 (0.067%) Marvel
16 3 (0.067%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 362 (8.11%) Magento
2 220 (4.93%) Shopify
3 75 (1.68%) Payment Gateway
4 32 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 29 (0.65%) SAP Hybris
6 23 (0.52%) NetSuite
7 12 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.25%) SAP Business One
9 10 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
10 9 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
11 8 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
12 7 (0.16%) OpenCart
12 7 (0.16%) SAP ERP
13 6 (0.13%) WebTrends
14 5 (0.11%) nopCommerce
14 5 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 4 (0.090%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
15 4 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
16 3 (0.067%) osCommerce
16 3 (0.067%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 986 (22.10%) AWS
2 809 (18.13%) Azure
3 389 (8.72%) GCP
4 295 (6.61%) Serverless
5 245 (5.49%) SaaS
6 175 (3.92%) GitHub
7 112 (2.51%) Google Analytics
8 97 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
9 84 (1.88%) Microsoft 365
10 82 (1.84%) Power Platform
11 73 (1.64%) Azure Service Bus
12 72 (1.61%) Amazon S3
13 66 (1.48%) PaaS
14 63 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
15 56 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
16 49 (1.10%) Amazon ECS
17 39 (0.87%) Azure Functions
18 38 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
19 36 (0.81%) Firebase
20 34 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 72 (1.61%) HTTP
2 66 (1.48%) Firewall
3 64 (1.43%) Internet
4 62 (1.39%) Network Security
5 59 (1.32%) DNS
6 31 (0.69%) Intranet
7 27 (0.61%) WAN
8 26 (0.58%) LAN
9 25 (0.56%) TCP/IP
10 22 (0.49%) VPN
11 20 (0.45%) Broadband
12 19 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (0.38%) DHCP
14 12 (0.27%) FTP
15 11 (0.25%) SSL
15 11 (0.25%) VoIP
16 10 (0.22%) SSH
16 10 (0.22%) Wireless
17 7 (0.16%) SMS
17 7 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 565 (12.66%) MySQL
2 342 (7.66%) SQL Server
3 182 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 178 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
5 169 (3.79%) MongoDB
6 148 (3.32%) Redis
7 115 (2.58%) Big Data
8 108 (2.42%) Relational Database
9 88 (1.97%) Tableau
10 80 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
11 71 (1.59%) Power BI
12 63 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 52 (1.17%) Couchbase
14 39 (0.87%) BigQuery
15 37 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
16 35 (0.78%) MariaDB
17 34 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 33 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 31 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
20 28 (0.63%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 629 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 319 (7.15%) JIRA
3 231 (5.18%) Jenkins
4 105 (2.35%) webpack
5 99 (2.22%) Selenium
6 92 (2.06%) TeamCity
7 90 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
8 79 (1.77%) Visual Studio
9 76 (1.70%) gulp
10 66 (1.48%) GitLab
11 61 (1.37%) Cypress.io
12 44 (0.99%) Bitbucket
13 42 (0.94%) Cucumber
14 41 (0.92%) Subversion
15 38 (0.85%) CircleCI
16 37 (0.83%) Mocha
17 36 (0.81%) Postman
17 36 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (0.72%) JMeter
19 30 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1,323 (29.65%) Retail
2 976 (21.87%) Social Skills
3 808 (18.11%) Marketing
4 492 (11.03%) Finance
5 347 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
6 133 (2.98%) Games
7 97 (2.17%) Influencing Skills
8 87 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 84 (1.88%) Presentation Skills
10 83 (1.86%) Organisational Skills
11 73 (1.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 69 (1.55%) Advertising
13 64 (1.43%) Law
14 62 (1.39%) Legal
15 49 (1.10%) Automotive
16 47 (1.05%) Banking
17 45 (1.01%) Electronics
18 40 (0.90%) Back Office
18 40 (0.90%) Public Sector
19 39 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1,646 (36.89%) Developer
2 318 (7.13%) Senior Developer
3 317 (7.10%) PHP Developer
4 310 (6.95%) Analyst
5 290 (6.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 277 (6.21%) Software Engineer
7 224 (5.02%) Project Manager
8 208 (4.66%) Architect
9 203 (4.55%) E-Commerce Developer
10 199 (4.46%) .NET Developer
11 188 (4.21%) Software Developer
12 184 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
13 164 (3.68%) React Developer
14 149 (3.34%) Web Developer
15 146 (3.27%) Senior Software Engineer
16 136 (3.05%) Product Manager
17 135 (3.03%) Business Analyst
18 127 (2.85%) E-Commerce Manager
18 127 (2.85%) Senior Manager
19 126 (2.82%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,128 (25.28%) HTML
2 1,109 (24.85%) CSS
3 923 (20.69%) React
4 627 (14.05%) Node.js
5 573 (12.84%) .NET
6 439 (9.84%) AngularJS
7 358 (8.02%) REST
8 323 (7.24%) Web Services
9 322 (7.22%) Vue.js
10 320 (7.17%) HTML5
11 302 (6.77%) .NET Core
12 288 (6.45%) jQuery
13 257 (5.76%) RESTful
14 217 (4.86%) Sass
15 206 (4.62%) ASP.NET
15 206 (4.62%) GraphQL
16 203 (4.55%) Laravel
17 181 (4.06%) CSS3
18 162 (3.63%) Redux
19 150 (3.36%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 673 (15.08%) User Experience
2 286 (6.41%) Mobile App
3 263 (5.89%) Greenfield Project
4 144 (3.23%) iPad
5 132 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
6 112 (2.51%) Social Media
7 87 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 76 (1.70%) FMCG
9 75 (1.68%) Algorithms
10 66 (1.48%) Blog
11 64 (1.43%) Virtual Team
12 50 (1.12%) Cloud Native
13 43 (0.96%) Life Science
14 41 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
15 36 (0.81%) EPoS
16 34 (0.76%) Robotics
17 32 (0.72%) Marketing Technology
17 32 (0.72%) Social Network
18 28 (0.63%) Legacy Code
19 26 (0.58%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 329 (7.37%) Linux
2 175 (3.92%) Windows
3 147 (3.29%) Android
4 145 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 83 (1.86%) Windows Server
6 43 (0.96%) Unix
7 40 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 23 (0.52%) Windows 10
10 19 (0.43%) Windows Server 2019
11 14 (0.31%) CentOS
12 13 (0.29%) Debian
12 13 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (0.25%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.22%) Mac OS
14 10 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.18%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
17 3 (0.067%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.045%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,721 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 835 (18.71%) DevOps
3 702 (15.73%) Microservices
4 572 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 549 (12.30%) Scrum
6 533 (11.95%) TDD
7 504 (11.30%) Web Development
8 499 (11.18%) Full Stack Development
9 494 (11.07%) Analytics
10 475 (10.65%) Front End Development
11 440 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
12 369 (8.27%) MVC
13 353 (7.91%) Test Automation
14 351 (7.87%) Project Management
15 328 (7.35%) Mentoring
16 312 (6.99%) B2C
17 303 (6.79%) CRM
18 298 (6.68%) Digital Marketing
19 294 (6.59%) B2B
20 293 (6.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1,680 (37.65%) JavaScript
2 752 (16.85%) PHP
3 656 (14.70%) SQL
4 613 (13.74%) C#
5 454 (10.17%) Java
6 420 (9.41%) Python
7 386 (8.65%) TypeScript
8 133 (2.98%) Ruby
9 110 (2.47%) ES6
10 103 (2.31%) Go
11 98 (2.20%) Kotlin
12 88 (1.97%) PHP 7
13 82 (1.84%) Bash Shell
14 67 (1.50%) PowerShell
15 60 (1.34%) Java 8
16 42 (0.94%) T-SQL
17 37 (0.83%) C
18 34 (0.76%) ES7
19 33 (0.74%) Apple Swift
20 32 (0.72%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 294 (6.59%) Degree
2 73 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (0.65%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 19 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (0.38%) CCNP
6 17 (0.38%) PMP
7 16 (0.36%) AWS Certification
8 15 (0.34%) PMI Certification
9 12 (0.27%) ISEB
10 11 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.22%) ISTQB
11 10 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (0.18%) CCNA
13 8 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (0.16%) Postgraduate
15 6 (0.13%) ACCA
15 6 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
16 4 (0.090%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 283 (6.34%) QA
2 173 (3.88%) Accessibility
3 70 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 57 (1.28%) GDPR
5 29 (0.65%) PMO
6 28 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 27 (0.61%) SLA
8 18 (0.40%) NEBOSH
9 15 (0.34%) PCI DSS
10 12 (0.27%) WCAG
11 4 (0.090%) NIST
12 3 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.067%) WAI
13 2 (0.045%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.045%) NCSC
System Software
1 458 (10.26%) Docker
2 39 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.47%) Hyper-V
3 21 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.27%) vSphere
5 10 (0.22%) KVM
6 8 (0.18%) Firmware
7 7 (0.16%) Ceph
7 7 (0.16%) Xen
8 4 (0.090%) Varnish
8 4 (0.090%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.045%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.045%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.022%) LXC
10 1 (0.022%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.022%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 297 (6.66%) Kubernetes
2 211 (4.73%) Terraform
3 72 (1.61%) Ansible
4 29 (0.65%) Grafana
5 28 (0.63%) SCCM
6 27 (0.61%) Puppet
7 26 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
8 25 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
9 23 (0.52%) Nagios
9 23 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (0.45%) Prometheus
11 17 (0.38%) Packer
12 16 (0.36%) Consul
13 12 (0.27%) Bugsnag
14 10 (0.22%) Kubeflow
15 9 (0.20%) Rancher
15 9 (0.20%) vCenter Server
16 8 (0.18%) vRealize
17 7 (0.16%) Galera Cluster
18 6 (0.13%) Argo
Vendors
1 470 (10.53%) Google
2 412 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 208 (4.66%) Adobe
4 168 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
5 109 (2.44%) SAP
6 80 (1.79%) hybris
7 73 (1.64%) Oracle
7 73 (1.64%) Sitecore
8 67 (1.50%) Zend
9 51 (1.14%) WooCommerce
10 48 (1.08%) VMware
11 41 (0.92%) Cisco
12 39 (0.87%) Elastic Path
13 38 (0.85%) Facebook
14 35 (0.78%) Meraki
15 26 (0.58%) Apple
15 26 (0.58%) New Relic
16 23 (0.52%) Atlassian
16 23 (0.52%) Samsung
17 22 (0.49%) MuleSoft