Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 49 41
Rank change year-on-year -14 -8 -11
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 8465 9953 12348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.73% 5.24% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 5.87% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7078 8628 10512
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +8.76%

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 160900 169699 194446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126975 141046 160155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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-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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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 -10 8208 £52,500 - 499
UK excluding London -4 4228 £42,500 -5.56% 273
London -25 4075 £60,000 - 232
North of England +1 1419 £40,000 -5.88% 106
South East -12 977 £45,000 - 45
North West +17 874 £40,500 -2.41% 60
Midlands +9 736 £40,000 - 60
East of England -15 615 £55,000 - 32
Yorkshire -11 524 £40,000 -5.88% 44
West Midlands +7 472 £37,500 - 26
South West -22 351 £40,000 -9.09% 24
East Midlands +5 256 £47,500 +15.85% 34
Wales +19 69 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Scotland -15 67 £55,000 +46.67% 2
North East -9 23 £33,750 +10.66% 2
Northern Ireland -14 11 £42,500 +21.43% 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 3856 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2516 (29.72%) JavaScript
3 2282 (26.96%) Retail
4 2220 (26.23%) HTML
5 2079 (24.56%) CSS
6 1830 (21.62%) Java
7 1475 (17.42%) SQL
8 1402 (16.56%) Scrum
9 1340 (15.83%) TDD
10 1334 (15.76%) Finance
11 1318 (15.57%) C#
12 1307 (15.44%) .NET
13 1241 (14.66%) MVC
14 1195 (14.12%) PHP
15 1111 (13.12%) Linux
16 1110 (13.11%) Marketing
17 1046 (12.36%) SQL Server
18 1030 (12.17%) jQuery
19 994 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
20 993 (11.73%) MySQL
21 991 (11.71%) Web Development
22 990 (11.70%) Git (software)
23 965 (11.40%) User Experience
24 862 (10.18%) AngularJS
25 840 (9.92%) HTML5
26 837 (9.89%) Degree
27 830 (9.81%) DevOps
28 805 (9.51%) BDD
29 784 (9.26%) Web Services
30 756 (8.93%) 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
1 659 (7.78%) CMS
2 389 (4.60%) Apache
3 304 (3.59%) Tomcat
4 241 (2.85%) WebSphere
5 216 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 186 (2.20%) WordPress
7 168 (1.98%) Confluence
8 166 (1.96%) IIS
9 146 (1.72%) JBoss
10 134 (1.58%) nginx
11 121 (1.43%) Umbraco
12 103 (1.22%) Apache Spark
13 92 (1.09%) Apache Solr
14 86 (1.02%) Drupal
15 69 (0.82%) OpenStack
16 64 (0.76%) SharePoint
16 64 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
17 59 (0.70%) Mule
18 58 (0.69%) Mule ESB
19 54 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 164 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
2 162 (1.91%) Photoshop
3 127 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 105 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 88 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 75 (0.89%) MS Visio
7 55 (0.65%) InVision
8 43 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 36 (0.43%) InDesign
10 29 (0.34%) FileZilla
11 24 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
12 14 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
13 12 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
14 10 (0.12%) Fireworks
14 10 (0.12%) SPSS
15 3 (0.035%) GIMP
16 2 (0.024%) Acrobat
16 2 (0.024%) Adobe Premiere
16 2 (0.024%) OmniGraffle
17 1 (0.012%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 488 (5.76%) Magento
2 202 (2.39%) SAP Hybris
3 107 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
4 66 (0.78%) NetSuite
5 50 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 50 (0.59%) Shopify
6 44 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
7 43 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
8 30 (0.35%) SAP Business One
9 27 (0.32%) OpenCart
9 27 (0.32%) SAP ERP
10 21 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
11 19 (0.22%) RMDS
12 17 (0.20%) SAP SD
13 16 (0.19%) WebTrends
14 13 (0.15%) SAP Retail
15 12 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 10 (0.12%) SessionCam
17 8 (0.095%) Adobe Campaign
17 8 (0.095%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 994 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
2 481 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 324 (3.83%) SaaS
4 253 (2.99%) Google Analytics
5 132 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
6 127 (1.50%) GitHub
7 103 (1.22%) IaaS
8 96 (1.13%) PaaS
9 71 (0.84%) Office 365
10 68 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
11 67 (0.79%) AdWords
12 61 (0.72%) npm
13 59 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
13 59 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
14 55 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
15 39 (0.46%) Serverless
16 38 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 34 (0.40%) Amazon S3
18 33 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 33 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 269 (3.18%) Internet
2 192 (2.27%) HTTP
3 184 (2.17%) Firewall
4 101 (1.19%) VPN
5 99 (1.17%) DNS
6 98 (1.16%) LAN
7 90 (1.06%) WAN
8 77 (0.91%) TCP/IP
9 72 (0.85%) Network Security
10 58 (0.69%) BGP
11 56 (0.66%) MPLS
11 56 (0.66%) OSPF
12 49 (0.58%) FTP
13 48 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
14 46 (0.54%) Skype
15 43 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
16 40 (0.47%) VoIP
17 38 (0.45%) NetScaler
18 35 (0.41%) SSL
19 33 (0.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1046 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 993 (11.73%) MySQL
3 461 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 370 (4.37%) MongoDB
5 284 (3.35%) Relational Database
6 253 (2.99%) Big Data
7 181 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
8 180 (2.13%) Redis
9 174 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 153 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
11 146 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 117 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
13 113 (1.33%) Hadoop
14 106 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 94 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 93 (1.10%) RDBMS
17 90 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
18 71 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
19 65 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
20 60 (0.71%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 990 (11.70%) Git (software)
2 646 (7.63%) JIRA
3 500 (5.91%) Jenkins
4 348 (4.11%) Selenium
5 230 (2.72%) JUnit
6 207 (2.45%) TeamCity
7 184 (2.17%) Subversion
8 180 (2.13%) Cucumber
9 178 (2.10%) Maven
10 164 (1.94%) Visual Studio
11 150 (1.77%) WebDriver
12 149 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 131 (1.55%) gulp
14 128 (1.51%) NUnit
15 125 (1.48%) webpack
16 110 (1.30%) Grunt
17 92 (1.09%) jMock
18 84 (0.99%) Ant
19 71 (0.84%) EasyMock
19 71 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2282 (26.96%) Retail
2 1334 (15.76%) Finance
3 1110 (13.11%) Marketing
4 493 (5.82%) Banking
5 413 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 353 (4.17%) Games
7 259 (3.06%) Electronics
8 187 (2.21%) Investment Banking
9 179 (2.11%) Manufacturing
10 178 (2.10%) Advertising
11 152 (1.80%) Retail Banking
12 110 (1.30%) Back Office
13 94 (1.11%) Online Betting
14 86 (1.02%) Front Office
15 74 (0.87%) Automotive
16 66 (0.78%) Publishing
17 63 (0.74%) Law
18 57 (0.67%) Legal
19 30 (0.35%) Financial Institution
20 29 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3398 (40.14%) Developer
2 993 (11.73%) Analyst
3 705 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 658 (7.77%) Senior Developer
5 619 (7.31%) .NET Developer
6 610 (7.21%) PHP Developer
7 472 (5.58%) C# Developer
8 451 (5.33%) Business Analyst
9 436 (5.15%) Web Developer
10 435 (5.14%) E-Commerce Developer
11 432 (5.10%) Architect
12 430 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
13 413 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 406 (4.80%) Project Manager
15 318 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
16 313 (3.70%) E-Commerce Manager
17 242 (2.86%) E-Commerce Analyst
18 231 (2.73%) HTML Developer
19 229 (2.71%) Lead Developer
20 228 (2.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2220 (26.23%) HTML
2 2079 (24.56%) CSS
3 1307 (15.44%) .NET
4 1030 (12.17%) jQuery
5 862 (10.18%) AngularJS
6 840 (9.92%) HTML5
7 784 (9.26%) Web Services
8 707 (8.35%) Spring
9 681 (8.04%) ASP.NET
10 674 (7.96%) Node.js
11 569 (6.72%) React
12 562 (6.64%) XML
13 507 (5.99%) REST
14 477 (5.63%) CSS3
15 443 (5.23%) RESTful
16 440 (5.20%) JSON
17 382 (4.51%) SOAP
18 347 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
19 343 (4.05%) Hibernate
20 310 (3.66%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 965 (11.40%) User Experience
2 720 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 512 (6.05%) Computer Science
4 452 (5.34%) Mobile App
5 366 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
6 273 (3.23%) iPad
7 200 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 176 (2.08%) Data Structures
9 155 (1.83%) Social Media
10 150 (1.77%) Data Centre
11 140 (1.65%) Fintech
12 131 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
13 125 (1.48%) Management Information System
14 112 (1.32%) Client/Server
15 96 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
16 92 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 86 (1.02%) EPoS
18 81 (0.96%) Online Games
19 73 (0.86%) Blog
20 57 (0.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1111 (13.12%) Linux
2 466 (5.51%) Windows
3 315 (3.72%) Unix
4 220 (2.60%) Android
5 216 (2.55%) Apple iOS
6 154 (1.82%) Windows Server
7 89 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 87 (1.03%) CentOS
9 76 (0.90%) Ubuntu
10 48 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (0.54%) Windows 7
12 44 (0.52%) Windows 10
13 39 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (0.40%) Mac OS X
15 28 (0.33%) Windows 8
16 27 (0.32%) Mac OS
17 25 (0.30%) Debian
18 24 (0.28%) Solaris
19 23 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
20 22 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3856 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1402 (16.56%) Scrum
3 1340 (15.83%) TDD
4 1241 (14.66%) MVC
5 991 (11.71%) Web Development
6 830 (9.81%) DevOps
7 805 (9.51%) BDD
8 756 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
9 753 (8.90%) Software Engineering
10 726 (8.58%) Front End Development
11 719 (8.49%) OO
12 664 (7.84%) Analytics
13 647 (7.64%) Test Automation
14 607 (7.17%) Project Management
15 580 (6.85%) Mentoring
16 573 (6.77%) CRM
17 542 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
18 469 (5.54%) Microservices
19 452 (5.34%) Kanban
20 431 (5.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2516 (29.72%) JavaScript
2 1830 (21.62%) Java
3 1475 (17.42%) SQL
4 1318 (15.57%) C#
5 1195 (14.12%) PHP
6 661 (7.81%) Python
7 323 (3.82%) Ruby
8 286 (3.38%) T-SQL
9 198 (2.34%) Scala
10 195 (2.30%) Bash Shell
11 150 (1.77%) ES6
12 138 (1.63%) C
13 123 (1.45%) VB.NET
14 119 (1.41%) PowerShell
15 108 (1.28%) C++
16 107 (1.26%) Groovy
17 95 (1.12%) Perl
18 87 (1.03%) Shell Script
19 70 (0.83%) Go
20 68 (0.80%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 837 (9.89%) Degree
2 198 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 79 (0.93%) ISEB
4 66 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 65 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (0.52%) CISSP
7 40 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 39 (0.46%) MCSE
9 36 (0.43%) PMP
10 35 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 34 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
12 28 (0.33%) CISM
12 28 (0.33%) Master's Degree
13 27 (0.32%) PhD
14 25 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
15 24 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
16 22 (0.26%) CISA
17 21 (0.25%) APMP
17 21 (0.25%) CCNA
17 21 (0.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 654 (7.73%) QA
2 90 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 81 (0.96%) SLA
4 57 (0.67%) PMO
5 44 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 32 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 30 (0.35%) GDPR
8 20 (0.24%) ISO 9001
9 17 (0.20%) COBIT
9 17 (0.20%) GCP
10 13 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.083%) WCAG
12 4 (0.047%) BS7799
12 4 (0.047%) PSD2
13 2 (0.024%) Basel III
13 2 (0.024%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.024%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.024%) MiFID
13 2 (0.024%) WAI
14 1 (0.012%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 530 (6.26%) Docker
2 157 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 129 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (0.41%) vSphere
6 25 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
7 24 (0.28%) Varnish
8 22 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 15 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 15 (0.18%) Xen
10 14 (0.17%) HDFS
10 14 (0.17%) KVM
11 10 (0.12%) VMware NSX
12 9 (0.11%) NFS
12 9 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (0.11%) VirtualBox
13 8 (0.095%) OpenAM
14 7 (0.083%) BitLocker
14 7 (0.083%) Samba
Systems Management
1 314 (3.71%) Puppet
2 260 (3.07%) Ansible
3 216 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
4 137 (1.62%) Kubernetes
5 92 (1.09%) Terraform
6 40 (0.47%) HAProxy
7 33 (0.39%) Packer
8 32 (0.38%) Nagios
9 28 (0.33%) Kibana
10 26 (0.31%) Mesos
11 20 (0.24%) Salt
12 18 (0.21%) SCCM
13 17 (0.20%) logstash
14 15 (0.18%) WSUS
14 15 (0.18%) ZABBIX
15 14 (0.17%) Graphite
15 14 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
16 13 (0.15%) Capistrano
16 13 (0.15%) Consul
16 13 (0.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 688 (8.13%) Microsoft
2 574 (6.78%) Oracle
3 512 (6.05%) hybris
4 467 (5.52%) SAP
5 464 (5.48%) Google
6 265 (3.13%) Adobe
7 240 (2.84%) VMware
8 208 (2.46%) Zend
9 161 (1.90%) IBM
10 137 (1.62%) Demandware
11 136 (1.61%) ATG
12 122 (1.44%) Apple
13 116 (1.37%) Red Hat
14 114 (1.35%) Cisco
15 112 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
16 78 (0.92%) Sitecore
17 75 (0.89%) Twitter
18 71 (0.84%) Sage
19 68 (0.80%) CheckPoint
20 65 (0.77%) Tableau