Period
to 20 October 2019

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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 76 64
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12 -15
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 5,083 6,425 8,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.74% 3.93% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 4.28% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,850 5,309 6,816
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -3.41%

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 125,339 150,104 160,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.13% 91.82% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 98,593 119,437 127,009
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,125
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 20 October 2019.

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 20 October 2019. 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 4,867 £55,000 +4.76% 773
UK excluding London -16 2,514 £47,500 +5.56% 527
London +4 2,441 £65,000 +4.00% 272
North of England -3 785 £45,000 +5.88% 205
South East -32 662 £50,000 +11.11% 98
North West +13 588 £47,500 +11.76% 138
East of England +25 494 £55,000 - 59
Midlands -43 289 £45,000 -10.00% 81
South West -61 182 £40,000 +2.56% 58
Yorkshire -80 164 £40,000 -5.88% 51
West Midlands -41 159 £42,000 -14.29% 39
East Midlands -17 123 £47,500 -5.00% 42
Scotland +17 63 £52,500 -8.70% 15
North East +25 33 £57,500 +43.75% 16
Wales -26 32 £42,750 +24.03% 10
Channel Islands - 5 - -
Northern Ireland -23 4 £70,000 +40.00% 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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 2,583 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1,475 (29.02%) JavaScript
3 1,380 (27.15%) Retail
4 1,104 (21.72%) HTML
5 1,039 (20.44%) Java
6 1,035 (20.36%) CSS
7 940 (18.49%) SQL
8 922 (18.14%) .NET
9 908 (17.86%) C#
10 907 (17.84%) AWS
11 871 (17.14%) Scrum
12 836 (16.45%) TDD
13 810 (15.94%) Microservices
14 757 (14.89%) DevOps
15 640 (12.59%) MVC
16 622 (12.24%) Software Engineering
17 607 (11.94%) Marketing
18 605 (11.90%) Azure
19 600 (11.80%) User Experience
20 519 (10.21%) Git (software)
21 518 (10.19%) JIRA
22 516 (10.15%) PHP
23 506 (9.95%) React
24 500 (9.84%) SQL Server
25 477 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
26 475 (9.34%) Finance
27 472 (9.29%) Docker
27 472 (9.29%) AngularJS
28 471 (9.27%) Microsoft
28 471 (9.27%) Web Development

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
1 388 (7.63%) CMS
2 231 (4.54%) Confluence
3 119 (2.34%) WordPress
4 95 (1.87%) WebSphere
5 92 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 91 (1.79%) IIS
7 87 (1.71%) Apache Spark
8 80 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
9 73 (1.44%) Apache
10 72 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 64 (1.26%) Apache Solr
12 61 (1.20%) Tomcat
13 54 (1.06%) Drupal
14 37 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
15 33 (0.65%) SharePoint
16 26 (0.51%) Headless CMS
16 26 (0.51%) Umbraco
17 24 (0.47%) EPiServer
18 21 (0.41%) SugarCRM
19 20 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 98 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 84 (1.65%) Sketch
3 79 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
4 71 (1.40%) Photoshop
5 69 (1.36%) InVision
6 37 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 35 (0.69%) MS Visio
8 32 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 24 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
10 18 (0.35%) Zeplin
11 16 (0.31%) Marvel
12 15 (0.30%) Chatbot
13 14 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 12 (0.24%) Adobe XD
15 8 (0.16%) UserZoom
16 6 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
16 6 (0.12%) GIMP
16 6 (0.12%) HipChat
17 5 (0.098%) Adobe After Effects
17 5 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 325 (6.39%) Magento
2 170 (3.34%) Payment Gateway
3 122 (2.40%) SAP Hybris
4 61 (1.20%) Shopify
5 40 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 40 (0.79%) SDL Web 8
6 33 (0.65%) SAP ERP
7 27 (0.53%) NetSuite
8 18 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
9 12 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
10 10 (0.20%) SAP SD
11 9 (0.18%) SAP Business One
12 8 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
13 7 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
14 5 (0.098%) OpenCart
14 5 (0.098%) Oracle Retail
14 5 (0.098%) SAP MM
15 4 (0.079%) Fredhopper
15 4 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 4 (0.079%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 907 (17.84%) AWS
2 605 (11.90%) Azure
3 217 (4.27%) GCP
4 208 (4.09%) Serverless
5 176 (3.46%) SaaS
6 117 (2.30%) Google Analytics
7 108 (2.12%) AWS Lambda
7 108 (2.12%) GitHub
8 94 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
9 88 (1.73%) OpenShift
10 84 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
11 75 (1.48%) Amazon S3
12 65 (1.28%) PaaS
13 50 (0.98%) Power Platform
14 45 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
15 42 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
16 40 (0.79%) Office 365
16 40 (0.79%) Sage Pay
17 38 (0.75%) npm
18 33 (0.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 120 (2.36%) Internet
2 87 (1.71%) HTTP
3 43 (0.85%) DNS
4 36 (0.71%) Firewall
5 35 (0.69%) Network Security
6 33 (0.65%) DHCP
6 33 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 28 (0.55%) WAN
8 22 (0.43%) Intranet
9 20 (0.39%) LAN
10 15 (0.30%) VLAN
11 13 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (0.24%) NFC
13 11 (0.22%) Wireless
14 10 (0.20%) SSH
14 10 (0.20%) SSL
15 8 (0.16%) Cisco ISE
15 8 (0.16%) FTP
15 8 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 500 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 426 (8.38%) MySQL
3 180 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 152 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 143 (2.81%) MongoDB
6 122 (2.40%) Big Data
7 100 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
8 96 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 79 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 64 (1.26%) Hadoop
11 57 (1.12%) RDBMS
12 56 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
13 53 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 51 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 49 (0.96%) Power BI
16 40 (0.79%) Apache Hive
16 40 (0.79%) Redis
17 39 (0.77%) Endeca
18 29 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 29 (0.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 519 (10.21%) Git (software)
2 518 (10.19%) JIRA
3 357 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 275 (5.41%) Selenium
5 176 (3.46%) Maven
6 159 (3.13%) JUnit
7 126 (2.48%) Cucumber
8 96 (1.89%) WebDriver
9 91 (1.79%) Bitbucket
10 89 (1.75%) webpack
11 80 (1.57%) TeamCity
12 79 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 76 (1.50%) SoapUI
14 73 (1.44%) Gradle
15 69 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 67 (1.32%) Mockito
17 63 (1.24%) gulp
18 61 (1.20%) SpecFlow
19 60 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
20 57 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 1,380 (27.15%) Retail
2 607 (11.94%) Marketing
3 475 (9.34%) Finance
4 180 (3.54%) Banking
5 123 (2.42%) Games
6 93 (1.83%) Law
7 86 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 82 (1.61%) Public Sector
9 62 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 54 (1.06%) Advertising
11 50 (0.98%) Front Office
12 44 (0.87%) Back Office
12 44 (0.87%) Publishing
13 37 (0.73%) Legal
14 35 (0.69%) Automotive
15 32 (0.63%) Electronics
16 24 (0.47%) Investment Banking
17 17 (0.33%) Billing
18 14 (0.28%) Retail Banking
19 13 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,096 (41.24%) Developer
2 544 (10.70%) Analyst
3 450 (8.85%) Senior Developer
4 434 (8.54%) Java Developer
5 401 (7.89%) Architect
6 355 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 287 (5.65%) C# Developer
8 271 (5.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 262 (5.15%) E-Commerce Developer
10 241 (4.74%) PHP Developer
11 239 (4.70%) Business Analyst
12 219 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
13 218 (4.29%) Project Manager
14 200 (3.93%) Software Engineer
15 192 (3.78%) Software Developer
16 178 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
17 161 (3.17%) Web Developer
18 160 (3.15%) DevOps Engineer
19 150 (2.95%) Designer
20 146 (2.87%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,104 (21.72%) HTML
2 1,035 (20.36%) CSS
3 922 (18.14%) .NET
4 506 (9.95%) React
5 472 (9.29%) AngularJS
6 453 (8.91%) Node.js
7 448 (8.81%) Web Services
8 426 (8.38%) ASP.NET
9 419 (8.24%) Spring
10 409 (8.05%) jQuery
11 367 (7.22%) REST
12 308 (6.06%) HTML5
13 295 (5.80%) RESTful
14 261 (5.13%) Spring Boot
15 244 (4.80%) XML
16 238 (4.68%) ASP.NET Web API
17 230 (4.52%) .NET Core
18 218 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
19 207 (4.07%) CSS3
20 159 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 600 (11.80%) User Experience
2 417 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 396 (7.79%) Mobile App
4 345 (6.79%) Greenfield Project
5 207 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
6 201 (3.95%) iPad
7 104 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 103 (2.03%) Algorithms
9 95 (1.87%) Social Media
10 92 (1.81%) Cloud Native
11 87 (1.71%) Management Information System
12 80 (1.57%) Virtual Team
13 77 (1.51%) Public Cloud
14 43 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
15 42 (0.83%) Data Structures
16 39 (0.77%) Data Centre
17 35 (0.69%) FMCG
18 34 (0.67%) Fixed Income
19 32 (0.63%) Client/Server
19 32 (0.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 381 (7.50%) Linux
2 220 (4.33%) Windows
3 156 (3.07%) Android
4 138 (2.71%) Apple iOS
5 98 (1.93%) Unix
6 55 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 34 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (0.53%) CentOS
9 21 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 19 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (0.31%) Windows 10
12 13 (0.26%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.18%) AIX
13 9 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.12%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.020%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.020%) VMS
15 1 (0.020%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.020%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,583 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 871 (17.14%) Scrum
3 836 (16.45%) TDD
4 810 (15.94%) Microservices
5 757 (14.89%) DevOps
6 640 (12.59%) MVC
7 622 (12.24%) Software Engineering
8 477 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
9 471 (9.27%) Web Development
10 449 (8.83%) Test Automation
11 440 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
12 425 (8.36%) Analytics
13 414 (8.14%) BDD
14 397 (7.81%) Mentoring
15 350 (6.89%) Front End Development
16 348 (6.85%) Project Management
17 328 (6.45%) CRM
18 323 (6.35%) OO
19 305 (6.00%) Continuous Delivery
20 285 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1,475 (29.02%) JavaScript
2 1,039 (20.44%) Java
3 940 (18.49%) SQL
4 908 (17.86%) C#
5 516 (10.15%) PHP
6 461 (9.07%) Python
7 178 (3.50%) Java 8
8 140 (2.75%) Ruby
9 128 (2.52%) Scala
10 108 (2.12%) TypeScript
11 92 (1.81%) Go
12 86 (1.69%) T-SQL
13 82 (1.61%) ES6
14 67 (1.32%) VB.NET
15 66 (1.30%) Kotlin
16 59 (1.16%) C
17 53 (1.04%) PowerShell
18 48 (0.94%) PHP 7
19 44 (0.87%) Bash Shell
20 41 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 362 (7.12%) Degree
2 105 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (0.67%) ISEB
4 33 (0.65%) CISSP
5 23 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (0.45%) PhD
5 23 (0.45%) Security Cleared
6 22 (0.43%) Master's Degree
7 20 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 17 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (0.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
8 17 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
9 14 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
10 13 (0.26%) SC Cleared
11 12 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (0.22%) CCNP
13 8 (0.16%) CISM
13 8 (0.16%) PMP
14 7 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 386 (7.59%) QA
2 57 (1.12%) GDPR
3 36 (0.71%) SLA
4 35 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 27 (0.53%) PMO
6 17 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.18%) NIST
8 9 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.079%) PSD2
9 4 (0.079%) WCAG
10 3 (0.059%) COBIT
10 3 (0.059%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.059%) SEPA
11 2 (0.039%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.039%) JTAG
11 2 (0.039%) MiFID
11 2 (0.039%) P3O
12 1 (0.020%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 472 (9.29%) Docker
2 60 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 55 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.39%) vSphere
5 16 (0.31%) HDFS
6 14 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 14 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.20%) Firmware
7 10 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.16%) Varnish
9 7 (0.14%) Cronacle
9 7 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.098%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.098%) LXC
11 4 (0.079%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.039%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.039%) XenApp
13 1 (0.020%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 357 (7.02%) Kubernetes
2 260 (5.12%) Ansible
3 197 (3.88%) Terraform
4 153 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
5 124 (2.44%) Puppet
6 35 (0.69%) Kibana
7 30 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
8 23 (0.45%) Istio
9 19 (0.37%) SCCM
10 17 (0.33%) Grafana
10 17 (0.33%) Oozie
11 16 (0.31%) Prometheus
12 14 (0.28%) Salt
13 13 (0.26%) Knative
13 13 (0.26%) Nagios
14 10 (0.20%) Data Guard
14 10 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
14 10 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
15 8 (0.16%) Rancher
16 7 (0.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 471 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 322 (6.33%) SAP
3 296 (5.82%) Google
4 293 (5.76%) Oracle
5 264 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
6 245 (4.82%) hybris
7 232 (4.56%) Adobe
8 213 (4.19%) WorldPay
9 131 (2.58%) Sitecore
10 81 (1.59%) IBM
11 79 (1.55%) Demandware
12 75 (1.48%) ATG
13 69 (1.36%) Tableau
14 62 (1.22%) VMware
15 55 (1.08%) Sage
16 54 (1.06%) Elastic Path
17 52 (1.02%) Atlassian
18 47 (0.92%) Zend
19 41 (0.81%) Red Hat
20 39 (0.77%) Spotify