Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 45 41
Rank change year-on-year -17 -4 -9
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 8,118 9,577 11,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.68% 5.49% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.21% 6.13% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6,877 8,235 9,972
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +9.76%

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 155,849 156,291 185,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.86% 89.54% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 125,378 129,131 153,692
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -18 7,894 £52,500 -4.55% 1,691
UK excluding London -7 4,222 £42,500 -5.56% 808
London -28 3,758 £62,500 +4.17% 920
North of England 0 1,408 £40,000 -5.88% 317
South East -12 1,015 £45,000 -5.26% 150
North West +8 855 £42,500 - 209
Midlands +4 681 £40,000 - 143
East of England 0 641 £60,000 +14.29% 103
Yorkshire -12 519 £40,000 -5.88% 99
West Midlands +6 437 £37,500 -6.25% 78
South West -10 361 £40,000 -9.09% 58
East Midlands -8 236 £45,000 +12.50% 65
Scotland -47 83 £42,000 +1.20% 20
Wales -2 40 £36,500 -2.67% 14
North East -32 34 £35,000 +12.90% 9
Northern Ireland -24 5 £40,000 -2.44% 3

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce.

1 3,733 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 2,392 (29.47%) JavaScript
3 2,153 (26.52%) Retail
4 2,081 (25.63%) HTML
5 1,970 (24.27%) CSS
6 1,733 (21.35%) Java
7 1,377 (16.96%) SQL
8 1,322 (16.28%) .NET
9 1,313 (16.17%) C#
10 1,311 (16.15%) Scrum
11 1,262 (15.55%) MVC
12 1,248 (15.37%) PHP
13 1,189 (14.65%) TDD
14 1,113 (13.71%) Finance
15 1,060 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
16 1,013 (12.48%) Marketing
17 1,009 (12.43%) Linux
18 1,000 (12.32%) Web Development
19 986 (12.15%) MySQL
20 968 (11.92%) jQuery
21 927 (11.42%) SQL Server
22 919 (11.32%) Git (software)
23 910 (11.21%) User Experience
24 896 (11.04%) DevOps
25 861 (10.61%) Software Engineering
26 830 (10.22%) AngularJS
27 750 (9.24%) HTML5
28 749 (9.23%) Web Services
29 730 (8.99%) BDD
30 722 (8.89%) Continuous Integration

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
1 598 (7.37%) CMS
2 299 (3.68%) Apache
3 209 (2.57%) Tomcat
4 190 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
4 190 (2.34%) WordPress
5 184 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 143 (1.76%) Confluence
7 134 (1.65%) Umbraco
8 115 (1.42%) Apache Spark
9 110 (1.36%) nginx
10 108 (1.33%) IIS
11 98 (1.21%) Drupal
12 90 (1.11%) SharePoint
13 78 (0.96%) JBoss
14 74 (0.91%) Apache Solr
15 70 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
16 57 (0.70%) OpenStack
17 55 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 54 (0.67%) Mule
19 48 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 159 (1.96%) Photoshop
2 132 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
3 113 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 109 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 107 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 73 (0.90%) MS Visio
7 61 (0.75%) InVision
8 40 (0.49%) InDesign
9 32 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 24 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
11 18 (0.22%) SPSS
12 11 (0.14%) Weka
13 10 (0.12%) FileZilla
13 10 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
14 7 (0.086%) Adobe After Effects
15 4 (0.049%) Fireworks
16 3 (0.037%) Adobe Premiere
16 3 (0.037%) UXPin
17 2 (0.025%) OmniGraffle
18 1 (0.012%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 494 (6.09%) Magento
2 219 (2.70%) SAP Hybris
3 114 (1.40%) NetSuite
4 106 (1.31%) Payment Gateway
5 66 (0.81%) Shopify
6 57 (0.70%) SAP Business One
7 50 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
8 37 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
9 27 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
10 26 (0.32%) OpenCart
11 19 (0.23%) WebTrends
12 17 (0.21%) SAP ERP
12 17 (0.21%) SAP SD
13 9 (0.11%) SAP Retail
14 8 (0.099%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 7 (0.086%) osCommerce
15 7 (0.086%) Sage 1000
16 6 (0.074%) Eikon
16 6 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
16 6 (0.074%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1,060 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
2 508 (6.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 373 (4.59%) SaaS
4 238 (2.93%) Google Analytics
5 143 (1.76%) GitHub
6 114 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
7 73 (0.90%) IaaS
8 72 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 72 (0.89%) PaaS
9 69 (0.85%) AdWords
10 66 (0.81%) OpenShift
11 61 (0.75%) Office 365
12 60 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
13 53 (0.65%) npm
14 52 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
15 42 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 41 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 40 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
18 37 (0.46%) Amazon S3
19 31 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 236 (2.91%) Internet
2 148 (1.82%) HTTP
3 116 (1.43%) Firewall
4 98 (1.21%) VPN
5 90 (1.11%) LAN
5 90 (1.11%) WAN
6 80 (0.99%) DNS
7 68 (0.84%) BGP
8 67 (0.83%) Network Security
8 67 (0.83%) OSPF
9 58 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
10 56 (0.69%) TCP/IP
11 53 (0.65%) MPLS
12 45 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
13 43 (0.53%) SSL
14 42 (0.52%) NetScaler
15 36 (0.44%) SMS
16 35 (0.43%) EIGRP
17 34 (0.42%) DHCP
18 33 (0.41%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 986 (12.15%) MySQL
2 927 (11.42%) SQL Server
3 378 (4.66%) NoSQL
4 330 (4.07%) MongoDB
5 238 (2.93%) Big Data
6 200 (2.46%) Relational Database
7 138 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 134 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 128 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
10 127 (1.56%) Hadoop
11 120 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 109 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 86 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
14 81 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 77 (0.95%) Redis
16 71 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
17 68 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 52 (0.64%) RDBMS
19 47 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
20 45 (0.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 919 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 524 (6.45%) JIRA
3 484 (5.96%) Jenkins
4 281 (3.46%) Selenium
5 183 (2.25%) Cucumber
6 168 (2.07%) JUnit
7 147 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 143 (1.76%) Subversion
9 142 (1.75%) TeamCity
10 141 (1.74%) Visual Studio
11 137 (1.69%) Maven
12 129 (1.59%) gulp
13 128 (1.58%) Grunt
14 114 (1.40%) WebDriver
15 111 (1.37%) NUnit
16 110 (1.36%) webpack
17 76 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
18 51 (0.63%) Axure RP
19 48 (0.59%) Mockito
19 48 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2,153 (26.52%) Retail
2 1,113 (13.71%) Finance
3 1,013 (12.48%) Marketing
4 379 (4.67%) Banking
5 347 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 297 (3.66%) Games
7 239 (2.94%) Advertising
8 170 (2.09%) Electronics
9 112 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 90 (1.11%) Law
11 88 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 85 (1.05%) Back Office
13 68 (0.84%) Front Office
14 67 (0.83%) Automotive
15 66 (0.81%) Online Betting
16 59 (0.73%) Legal
17 52 (0.64%) Publishing
18 45 (0.55%) Retail Banking
19 40 (0.49%) Billing
20 27 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3,291 (40.54%) Developer
2 835 (10.29%) Analyst
3 662 (8.15%) PHP Developer
4 638 (7.86%) Java Developer
5 632 (7.79%) .NET Developer
6 604 (7.44%) Senior Developer
7 459 (5.65%) C# Developer
8 408 (5.03%) Architect
9 404 (4.98%) Business Analyst
10 394 (4.85%) E-Commerce Developer
11 392 (4.83%) Web Developer
12 372 (4.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 335 (4.13%) Project Manager
14 333 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
15 327 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
16 292 (3.60%) E-Commerce Manager
17 264 (3.25%) Lead Developer
18 225 (2.77%) Software Engineer
19 216 (2.66%) Designer
20 205 (2.53%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,081 (25.63%) HTML
2 1,970 (24.27%) CSS
3 1,322 (16.28%) .NET
4 968 (11.92%) jQuery
5 830 (10.22%) AngularJS
6 750 (9.24%) HTML5
7 749 (9.23%) Web Services
8 690 (8.50%) Spring
9 665 (8.19%) Node.js
10 657 (8.09%) ASP.NET
11 584 (7.19%) React
12 502 (6.18%) XML
13 490 (6.04%) REST
14 454 (5.59%) CSS3
15 428 (5.27%) RESTful
16 422 (5.20%) JSON
17 343 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
18 338 (4.16%) LAMP
19 289 (3.56%) Sass
20 278 (3.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 910 (11.21%) User Experience
2 589 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 441 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 423 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 339 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
6 226 (2.78%) iPad
7 194 (2.39%) Fintech
8 169 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 161 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 142 (1.75%) Data Centre
11 141 (1.74%) Social Media
12 124 (1.53%) Data Structures
13 112 (1.38%) Client/Server
14 108 (1.33%) Management Information System
15 84 (1.03%) Online Games
16 77 (0.95%) Public Cloud
17 71 (0.87%) Private Cloud
18 68 (0.84%) Blog
19 65 (0.80%) EPoS
20 55 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1,009 (12.43%) Linux
2 401 (4.94%) Windows
3 227 (2.80%) Unix
4 216 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 199 (2.45%) Android
6 111 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 75 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 72 (0.89%) CentOS
9 55 (0.68%) Ubuntu
10 47 (0.58%) Windows 10
11 46 (0.57%) Windows 7
12 39 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 32 (0.39%) Mac OS X
15 24 (0.30%) Solaris
16 18 (0.22%) HPUX
17 16 (0.20%) Debian
18 15 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
18 15 (0.18%) Windows 8
18 15 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,733 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1,311 (16.15%) Scrum
3 1,262 (15.55%) MVC
4 1,189 (14.65%) TDD
5 1,000 (12.32%) Web Development
6 896 (11.04%) DevOps
7 861 (10.61%) Software Engineering
8 730 (8.99%) BDD
9 722 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
10 658 (8.11%) Front End Development
11 653 (8.04%) OO
12 602 (7.42%) Test Automation
13 596 (7.34%) Analytics
14 594 (7.32%) Project Management
15 542 (6.68%) CRM
16 529 (6.52%) Microservices
17 524 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
18 486 (5.99%) OOP
19 437 (5.38%) Mentoring
20 435 (5.36%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2,392 (29.47%) JavaScript
2 1,733 (21.35%) Java
3 1,377 (16.96%) SQL
4 1,313 (16.17%) C#
5 1,248 (15.37%) PHP
6 619 (7.63%) Python
7 322 (3.97%) Ruby
8 272 (3.35%) Scala
9 258 (3.18%) T-SQL
10 177 (2.18%) C
11 167 (2.06%) Bash Shell
12 136 (1.68%) ES6
13 121 (1.49%) PowerShell
14 96 (1.18%) C++
15 92 (1.13%) VB.NET
16 79 (0.97%) Perl
17 75 (0.92%) Groovy
18 72 (0.89%) R
19 59 (0.73%) VB
20 57 (0.70%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 710 (8.75%) Degree
2 148 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 52 (0.64%) ISEB
5 49 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 45 (0.55%) PhD
7 36 (0.44%) CISSP
8 35 (0.43%) MCSE
9 28 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 27 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (0.31%) PMP
12 23 (0.28%) Master's Degree
12 23 (0.28%) PMI Certification
13 21 (0.26%) MCSA
14 18 (0.22%) MBA
15 17 (0.21%) CISM
15 17 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
16 16 (0.20%) CCNP
16 16 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 587 (7.23%) QA
2 80 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 66 (0.81%) SLA
4 58 (0.71%) PMO
5 46 (0.57%) GDPR
6 36 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 31 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 14 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (0.15%) COBIT
10 11 (0.14%) WCAG
11 9 (0.11%) GCP
12 4 (0.049%) BS7799
13 3 (0.037%) ISO 8583
13 3 (0.037%) PSD2
14 2 (0.025%) Basel III
14 2 (0.025%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 2 (0.025%) MiFID
15 1 (0.012%) GxP
15 1 (0.012%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 491 (6.05%) Docker
2 121 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 73 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (0.25%) Varnish
6 18 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.22%) VMware NSX
6 18 (0.22%) vSphere
7 17 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (0.17%) HDFS
9 9 (0.11%) KVM
9 9 (0.11%) NFS
10 8 (0.099%) LXC
10 8 (0.099%) OpenAM
11 6 (0.074%) VirtualBox
11 6 (0.074%) Xen
12 5 (0.062%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.049%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.049%) vCloud
14 3 (0.037%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 303 (3.73%) Puppet
2 247 (3.04%) Ansible
3 218 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
4 126 (1.55%) Kubernetes
5 68 (0.84%) Terraform
6 40 (0.49%) Nagios
7 31 (0.38%) HAProxy
8 28 (0.34%) Mesos
9 27 (0.33%) Kibana
10 25 (0.31%) Packer
11 21 (0.26%) SCCM
12 17 (0.21%) Salt
12 17 (0.21%) vCenter Server
12 17 (0.21%) ZABBIX
13 10 (0.12%) Graphite
13 10 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (0.11%) logstash
15 8 (0.099%) QRadar
16 7 (0.086%) Consul
16 7 (0.086%) Plesk
Vendors
1 613 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 511 (6.29%) Google
3 500 (6.16%) Oracle
4 444 (5.47%) hybris
5 442 (5.44%) SAP
6 268 (3.30%) Adobe
7 217 (2.67%) Zend
8 205 (2.53%) VMware
9 160 (1.97%) WorldPay
10 125 (1.54%) Apple
11 116 (1.43%) IBM
12 110 (1.36%) ATG
12 110 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
13 102 (1.26%) Cisco
14 101 (1.24%) Red Hat
14 101 (1.24%) Sitecore
15 95 (1.17%) Twitter
16 92 (1.13%) Demandware
16 92 (1.13%) Tableau
17 90 (1.11%) Sage