Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 46 42
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4 -2
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 8,285 9,372 11,590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.67% 5.47% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 6.05% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6,827 8,020 9,974
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 161,258 154,906 183,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.84% 90.43% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 130,650 127,515 152,786
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,127 £27,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +5.66%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 8,038 £52,500 - 1,609
UK excluding London -6 4,388 £45,000 - 803
London -23 3,775 £62,500 +4.17% 845
North of England -6 1,418 £40,000 -9.09% 259
South East -11 1,100 £45,000 -5.26% 191
North West -9 845 £40,000 -5.88% 152
East of England +23 791 £60,000 +14.29% 93
Midlands -19 640 £42,500 +6.25% 137
Yorkshire -11 541 £40,000 -11.11% 95
West Midlands -20 377 £40,000 - 64
South West -12 325 £40,000 -5.88% 83
East Midlands -4 261 £45,000 +20.00% 72
Scotland -53 87 £42,000 +10.53% 25
Wales -13 44 £37,000 -7.74% 11
North East -42 32 £37,500 +15.38% 12
Northern Ireland -10 10 £35,000 -30.00% 5

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3,803 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 2,359 (28.47%) JavaScript
3 2,141 (25.84%) Retail
4 2,036 (24.57%) HTML
5 1,908 (23.03%) CSS
6 1,857 (22.41%) Java
7 1,542 (18.61%) SQL
8 1,394 (16.83%) .NET
9 1,343 (16.21%) Scrum
10 1,334 (16.10%) C#
11 1,271 (15.34%) PHP
12 1,213 (14.64%) MVC
13 1,129 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
14 1,111 (13.41%) TDD
15 1,096 (13.23%) Finance
16 981 (11.84%) DevOps
17 974 (11.76%) jQuery
18 961 (11.60%) Software Engineering
19 958 (11.56%) Git (software)
20 954 (11.51%) MySQL
21 948 (11.44%) Web Development
22 943 (11.38%) Marketing
23 936 (11.30%) Linux
24 913 (11.02%) SQL Server
25 872 (10.53%) User Experience
26 869 (10.49%) AngularJS
27 829 (10.01%) Web Services
28 759 (9.16%) Spring
29 738 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
30 720 (8.69%) HTML5

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
1 567 (6.84%) CMS
2 284 (3.43%) Apache
3 180 (2.17%) WordPress
4 179 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 162 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 147 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
7 131 (1.58%) Confluence
8 120 (1.45%) Drupal
9 110 (1.33%) IIS
10 103 (1.24%) Umbraco
11 93 (1.12%) Apache Spark
12 90 (1.09%) Apache Solr
13 89 (1.07%) JBoss
14 73 (0.88%) nginx
15 67 (0.81%) SharePoint
16 64 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
17 56 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 55 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 51 (0.62%) OpenStack
20 46 (0.56%) Mule
Applications
1 143 (1.73%) Photoshop
2 114 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
3 106 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 82 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 76 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
6 50 (0.60%) InVision
7 38 (0.46%) MS Visio
8 31 (0.37%) SPSS
9 29 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
10 28 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 16 (0.19%) InDesign
12 11 (0.13%) Weka
13 10 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
14 7 (0.084%) Adobe Premiere
15 6 (0.072%) Adobe After Effects
15 6 (0.072%) Fireworks
16 4 (0.048%) GIMP
16 4 (0.048%) Mingle
16 4 (0.048%) UXPin
17 1 (0.012%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 428 (5.17%) Magento
2 212 (2.56%) SAP Hybris
3 180 (2.17%) NetSuite
4 131 (1.58%) Payment Gateway
5 106 (1.28%) SAP Business One
6 76 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
7 61 (0.74%) Shopify
8 33 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
9 27 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
10 22 (0.27%) SAP ERP
11 14 (0.17%) WebTrends
12 12 (0.14%) SAP SD
13 11 (0.13%) OpenCart
14 10 (0.12%) Eloqua
15 8 (0.097%) Oracle Retail
15 8 (0.097%) osCommerce
15 8 (0.097%) SDL Web 8
16 6 (0.072%) Distributed Ledger
16 6 (0.072%) SAP CRM
16 6 (0.072%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 1,129 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
2 609 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 388 (4.68%) SaaS
4 200 (2.41%) GitHub
4 200 (2.41%) Google Analytics
5 105 (1.27%) OpenShift
6 95 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 93 (1.12%) PaaS
8 90 (1.09%) IaaS
9 81 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
10 79 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
11 76 (0.92%) Office 365
12 61 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
13 57 (0.69%) AdWords
14 56 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
15 52 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 47 (0.57%) Amazon S3
17 41 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 33 (0.40%) npm
19 30 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 221 (2.67%) Internet
2 149 (1.80%) Firewall
3 130 (1.57%) HTTP
4 128 (1.54%) DNS
5 113 (1.36%) WAN
6 111 (1.34%) VPN
7 109 (1.32%) LAN
8 92 (1.11%) TCP/IP
9 85 (1.03%) BGP
9 85 (1.03%) OSPF
10 80 (0.97%) Network Security
11 77 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
12 76 (0.92%) SSL
13 68 (0.82%) MPLS
14 52 (0.63%) NetScaler
15 50 (0.60%) SAN
16 47 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
16 47 (0.57%) DHCP
17 36 (0.43%) EIGRP
18 35 (0.42%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 954 (11.51%) MySQL
2 913 (11.02%) SQL Server
3 353 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 265 (3.20%) MongoDB
5 201 (2.43%) Big Data
6 198 (2.39%) Relational Database
7 183 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 134 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 118 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
10 113 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 107 (1.29%) Hadoop
12 101 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
13 73 (0.88%) Blockchain
14 68 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 67 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 66 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 54 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
18 49 (0.59%) Power BI
19 44 (0.53%) DB2
20 43 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 958 (11.56%) Git (software)
2 541 (6.53%) Jenkins
3 451 (5.44%) JIRA
4 335 (4.04%) Selenium
5 226 (2.73%) Maven
6 210 (2.53%) Cucumber
7 193 (2.33%) Subversion
8 177 (2.14%) JUnit
9 170 (2.05%) Grunt
10 152 (1.83%) TeamCity
11 147 (1.77%) Visual Studio
12 143 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 137 (1.65%) gulp
14 114 (1.38%) NUnit
14 114 (1.38%) webpack
15 111 (1.34%) WebDriver
16 91 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
17 87 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
18 80 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 78 (0.94%) SoapUI
General
1 2,141 (25.84%) Retail
2 1,096 (13.23%) Finance
3 943 (11.38%) Marketing
4 346 (4.18%) Banking
5 317 (3.83%) Games
6 291 (3.51%) Advertising
7 281 (3.39%) Telecoms
8 107 (1.29%) Law
9 94 (1.13%) Electronics
10 80 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 76 (0.92%) Back Office
11 76 (0.92%) Front Office
12 68 (0.82%) Legal
13 62 (0.75%) Automotive
14 56 (0.68%) Publishing
15 55 (0.66%) Online Betting
16 53 (0.64%) Investment Banking
17 38 (0.46%) Billing
18 23 (0.28%) Financial Institution
19 17 (0.21%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 3,276 (39.54%) Developer
2 779 (9.40%) Analyst
3 654 (7.89%) PHP Developer
4 616 (7.44%) Java Developer
5 599 (7.23%) Senior Developer
6 592 (7.15%) .NET Developer
7 438 (5.29%) Architect
8 409 (4.94%) C# Developer
9 387 (4.67%) Business Analyst
10 342 (4.13%) Web Developer
11 321 (3.87%) Project Manager
12 317 (3.83%) E-Commerce Developer
13 316 (3.81%) Software Engineer
14 312 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 291 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
15 291 (3.51%) E-Commerce Manager
16 269 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
17 258 (3.11%) Java Engineer
18 222 (2.68%) Lead Developer
19 219 (2.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,036 (24.57%) HTML
2 1,908 (23.03%) CSS
3 1,394 (16.83%) .NET
4 974 (11.76%) jQuery
5 869 (10.49%) AngularJS
6 829 (10.01%) Web Services
7 759 (9.16%) Spring
8 720 (8.69%) HTML5
9 671 (8.10%) React
10 661 (7.98%) Node.js
11 637 (7.69%) ASP.NET
12 584 (7.05%) RESTful
13 516 (6.23%) CSS3
14 476 (5.75%) REST
15 462 (5.58%) XML
16 350 (4.22%) JSON
17 328 (3.96%) Sass
18 319 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
19 312 (3.77%) LAMP
20 309 (3.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 872 (10.53%) User Experience
2 530 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 421 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 351 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 334 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
6 278 (3.36%) Fintech
7 197 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 189 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
9 181 (2.18%) Algorithms
10 158 (1.91%) Data Centre
11 143 (1.73%) iPad
12 133 (1.61%) Social Media
13 120 (1.45%) Data Structures
14 112 (1.35%) Online Games
15 108 (1.30%) Public Cloud
16 107 (1.29%) Client/Server
17 98 (1.18%) Private Cloud
18 83 (1.00%) EPoS
19 78 (0.94%) Management Information System
20 76 (0.92%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 936 (11.30%) Linux
2 460 (5.55%) Windows
3 230 (2.78%) Unix
4 226 (2.73%) Apple iOS
5 211 (2.55%) Android
6 118 (1.42%) Windows Server
7 96 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 60 (0.72%) CentOS
9 49 (0.59%) Ubuntu
10 45 (0.54%) Solaris
11 42 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 38 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (0.34%) Windows 10
14 27 (0.33%) Windows 7
15 21 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
17 18 (0.22%) HPUX
18 17 (0.21%) Mac OS X
19 14 (0.17%) VMS
20 11 (0.13%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,803 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1,343 (16.21%) Scrum
3 1,213 (14.64%) MVC
4 1,111 (13.41%) TDD
5 981 (11.84%) DevOps
6 961 (11.60%) Software Engineering
7 948 (11.44%) Web Development
8 738 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
9 678 (8.18%) BDD
10 669 (8.07%) Test Automation
11 633 (7.64%) Microservices
12 606 (7.31%) Project Management
13 604 (7.29%) OO
14 570 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 568 (6.86%) Problem-Solving
16 559 (6.75%) Analytics
17 542 (6.54%) Front End Development
18 536 (6.47%) CRM
19 526 (6.35%) SDLC
20 491 (5.93%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2,359 (28.47%) JavaScript
2 1,857 (22.41%) Java
3 1,542 (18.61%) SQL
4 1,334 (16.10%) C#
5 1,271 (15.34%) PHP
6 658 (7.94%) Python
7 334 (4.03%) Ruby
8 293 (3.54%) T-SQL
9 288 (3.48%) Scala
10 239 (2.88%) Java 8
11 184 (2.22%) C
12 143 (1.73%) ES6
13 136 (1.64%) Bash Shell
14 110 (1.33%) Perl
15 102 (1.23%) PowerShell
16 101 (1.22%) C++
16 101 (1.22%) VB.NET
17 84 (1.01%) R
18 71 (0.86%) Groovy
19 56 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 678 (8.18%) Degree
2 151 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 69 (0.83%) CISSP
4 57 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 56 (0.68%) PhD
6 51 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (0.59%) ISEB
8 44 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
9 43 (0.52%) CCNP
10 37 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 36 (0.43%) MCSE
11 36 (0.43%) PMP
12 33 (0.40%) PMI Certification
13 32 (0.39%) CISA
13 32 (0.39%) CISM
14 28 (0.34%) AWS Certification
15 24 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 20 (0.24%) CCDP
16 20 (0.24%) ISSAP
16 20 (0.24%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 574 (6.93%) QA
2 126 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 60 (0.72%) PMO
4 59 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 51 (0.62%) GDPR
6 39 (0.47%) SLA
7 34 (0.41%) GCP
8 28 (0.34%) PSD2
9 21 (0.25%) COBIT
10 18 (0.22%) Data Quality
11 17 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 8 (0.097%) BS7799
12 8 (0.097%) PA-DSS
12 8 (0.097%) WCAG
13 6 (0.072%) ISO 8583
14 4 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 3 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 2 (0.024%) Actionable Recommendations
17 1 (0.012%) COSHH
17 1 (0.012%) WAI
System Software
1 504 (6.08%) Docker
2 98 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 80 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (0.25%) VMware NSX
6 17 (0.21%) vSphere
7 16 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 12 (0.14%) HDFS
9 11 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (0.11%) Firmware
11 7 (0.084%) LXC
12 5 (0.060%) NFS
12 5 (0.060%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.048%) Apache Flume
13 4 (0.048%) KVM
13 4 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.048%) vCloud
13 4 (0.048%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.036%) OpenAM
14 3 (0.036%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 280 (3.38%) Puppet
2 246 (2.97%) Ansible
3 242 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
4 163 (1.97%) Kubernetes
5 92 (1.11%) Terraform
6 55 (0.66%) Nagios
7 32 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
8 30 (0.36%) Packer
9 29 (0.35%) SCCM
10 23 (0.28%) vCenter Server
11 21 (0.25%) Mesos
12 20 (0.24%) QRadar
13 16 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
14 15 (0.18%) Kibana
15 12 (0.14%) Consul
15 12 (0.14%) Salt
15 12 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 11 (0.13%) ZABBIX
17 10 (0.12%) FortiGate
17 10 (0.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 594 (7.17%) Microsoft
2 580 (7.00%) Oracle
3 495 (5.97%) Google
4 443 (5.35%) SAP
5 423 (5.11%) hybris
6 287 (3.46%) WorldPay
7 282 (3.40%) Adobe
8 258 (3.11%) VMware
9 172 (2.08%) Zend
10 144 (1.74%) Cisco
11 143 (1.73%) Apple
12 138 (1.67%) Sage
13 132 (1.59%) Infor
14 127 (1.53%) Epicor
15 119 (1.44%) Twitter
16 115 (1.39%) ATG
17 112 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
17 112 (1.35%) Tableau
18 110 (1.33%) IBM
18 110 (1.33%) Red Hat