Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 81 62
Rank change year-on-year -6 -19 -16
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 3,946 5,430 8,263
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.43% 3.64% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 3.95% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,388 4,504 7,091
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £85,000
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 105,988 137,424 163,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.04% 92.21% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 84,055 108,077 132,865
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for E-Commerce in the UK

E-Commerce
Top 18 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 9 April 2020. 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 -7 3,733 £55,000 - 379
London -12 1,913 £65,000 +4.00% 136
UK excluding London -3 1,907 £45,000 - 248
North of England +4 576 £45,000 +3.45% 117
South East -45 408 £50,000 -4.76% 34
North West +7 385 £47,500 +5.56% 65
East of England +13 337 £59,000 +2.61% 20
Midlands +9 277 £45,000 - 39
Work from Home +15 276 £62,500 +4.17% 37
South West -4 206 £44,500 +4.71% 32
West Midlands +42 155 £45,000 - 20
Yorkshire -40 129 £40,000 -3.61% 40
East Midlands +2 115 £45,000 - 19
Scotland +31 75 £42,500 +8.28% 2
North East +57 62 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Wales -30 27 £37,500 +0.36% 4
Northern Ireland +21 2 - -
Channel Islands -1 1 £47,500 +11.76%

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 1,829 (46.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1,264 (32.03%) Retail
3 1,194 (30.26%) JavaScript
4 877 (22.23%) HTML
5 862 (21.84%) CSS
6 663 (16.80%) Scrum
7 655 (16.60%) Java
8 639 (16.19%) C#
9 638 (16.17%) .NET
10 604 (15.31%) SQL
11 589 (14.93%) TDD
12 559 (14.17%) PHP
13 543 (13.76%) User Experience
14 533 (13.51%) Microservices
15 524 (13.28%) DevOps
16 522 (13.23%) Azure
17 521 (13.20%) AWS
18 485 (12.29%) Marketing
19 466 (11.81%) MVC
20 459 (11.63%) Git (software)
21 449 (11.38%) React
22 429 (10.87%) Software Engineering
23 408 (10.34%) Magento
24 387 (9.81%) Web Development
25 378 (9.58%) SQL Server
25 378 (9.58%) Finance
25 378 (9.58%) Node.js
26 377 (9.55%) MySQL
27 373 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
27 373 (9.45%) 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
1 311 (7.88%) CMS
2 104 (2.64%) WordPress
3 97 (2.46%) Confluence
4 77 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
5 75 (1.90%) IIS
6 68 (1.72%) Apache
7 51 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 44 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 40 (1.01%) Apache Spark
10 38 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 37 (0.94%) Umbraco
12 28 (0.71%) SharePoint
13 25 (0.63%) WebSphere
14 23 (0.58%) EPiServer
15 22 (0.56%) Headless CMS
16 21 (0.53%) nginx
17 19 (0.48%) Kentico
18 15 (0.38%) SAS
19 14 (0.35%) MS Exchange
20 13 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 85 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
2 82 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 81 (2.05%) Sketch
4 56 (1.42%) Photoshop
5 51 (1.29%) InVision
6 36 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 23 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 23 (0.58%) MS Visio
8 16 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 15 (0.38%) Adobe XD
10 12 (0.30%) Zeplin
11 11 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
12 10 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
12 10 (0.25%) HipChat
13 8 (0.20%) Chatbot
13 8 (0.20%) InDesign
14 6 (0.15%) Figma
14 6 (0.15%) UserZoom
15 4 (0.10%) Gliffy
15 4 (0.10%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 408 (10.34%) Magento
2 131 (3.32%) Shopify
3 84 (2.13%) Payment Gateway
4 55 (1.39%) SAP Hybris
5 24 (0.61%) NetSuite
6 21 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
7 18 (0.46%) SAP SD
8 15 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
8 15 (0.38%) SAP MM
9 11 (0.28%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
11 6 (0.15%) SAP Business One
12 5 (0.13%) FastStats
12 5 (0.13%) OpenCart
13 4 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
14 3 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
14 3 (0.076%) Sage 50
14 3 (0.076%) SAP EHS
15 2 (0.051%) Odoo
15 2 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 522 (13.23%) Azure
2 521 (13.20%) AWS
3 189 (4.79%) SaaS
4 136 (3.45%) GCP
5 103 (2.61%) Serverless
6 84 (2.13%) GitHub
7 68 (1.72%) Office 365
8 67 (1.70%) Google Analytics
9 59 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
10 55 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
11 54 (1.37%) OpenShift
12 52 (1.32%) Power Platform
13 49 (1.24%) PaaS
14 40 (1.01%) Amazon S3
15 31 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
16 27 (0.68%) Oracle CX
17 24 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 23 (0.58%) Akamai
19 22 (0.56%) npm
20 21 (0.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (1.52%) Internet
2 41 (1.04%) HTTP
3 32 (0.81%) Firewall
4 27 (0.68%) DNS
5 25 (0.63%) Network Security
6 18 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 17 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (0.35%) VPN
8 14 (0.35%) WAN
9 11 (0.28%) LAN
9 11 (0.28%) MPLS
10 10 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (0.23%) SAN
12 8 (0.20%) Extranet
13 7 (0.18%) Skype
14 6 (0.15%) FIX Connectivity
14 6 (0.15%) VoIP
15 5 (0.13%) DHCP
15 5 (0.13%) VLAN
16 4 (0.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 377 (9.55%) MySQL
3 126 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 123 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
5 100 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 93 (2.36%) MongoDB
7 64 (1.62%) Big Data
8 62 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
9 55 (1.39%) Data Lake
10 51 (1.29%) Power BI
11 49 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 46 (1.17%) Amazon Redshift
13 43 (1.09%) Redis
14 33 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
15 32 (0.81%) RDBMS
15 32 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (0.73%) BigQuery
17 25 (0.63%) Snowflake Schema
18 21 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 19 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 459 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 249 (6.31%) JIRA
3 197 (4.99%) Jenkins
4 145 (3.67%) Selenium
5 107 (2.71%) Cucumber
6 83 (2.10%) Visual Studio
7 80 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 74 (1.88%) Gradle
9 73 (1.85%) Maven
10 71 (1.80%) Grunt
11 62 (1.57%) webpack
12 61 (1.55%) JUnit
13 57 (1.44%) gulp
14 51 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
15 49 (1.24%) SoapUI
16 46 (1.17%) TeamCity
17 40 (1.01%) Subversion
18 36 (0.91%) Mockito
18 36 (0.91%) Postman
19 35 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 1,264 (32.03%) Retail
2 485 (12.29%) Marketing
3 378 (9.58%) Finance
4 142 (3.60%) Banking
4 142 (3.60%) Games
5 79 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 61 (1.55%) Public Sector
7 53 (1.34%) Automotive
8 48 (1.22%) Law
9 47 (1.19%) Telecoms
10 43 (1.09%) Publishing
11 31 (0.79%) Back Office
12 24 (0.61%) Advertising
12 24 (0.61%) Electronics
12 24 (0.61%) Front Office
13 18 (0.46%) Legal
14 14 (0.35%) Online Betting
15 11 (0.28%) Billing
15 11 (0.28%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,717 (43.51%) Developer
2 394 (9.98%) Senior Developer
3 376 (9.53%) Analyst
4 293 (7.43%) .NET Developer
5 287 (7.27%) Java Developer
6 252 (6.39%) PHP Developer
7 225 (5.70%) Architect
8 224 (5.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 219 (5.55%) Project Manager
10 195 (4.94%) C# Developer
11 178 (4.51%) Business Analyst
11 178 (4.51%) E-Commerce Developer
12 150 (3.80%) Software Engineer
13 148 (3.75%) Web Developer
14 147 (3.73%) Magento Developer
15 144 (3.65%) Designer
16 140 (3.55%) E-Commerce Manager
17 131 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
18 125 (3.17%) Junior
19 122 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 877 (22.23%) HTML
2 862 (21.84%) CSS
3 638 (16.17%) .NET
4 449 (11.38%) React
5 378 (9.58%) Node.js
6 344 (8.72%) AngularJS
7 335 (8.49%) jQuery
8 311 (7.88%) ASP.NET
9 275 (6.97%) Web Services
10 253 (6.41%) HTML5
11 241 (6.11%) REST
12 235 (5.96%) .NET Core
13 234 (5.93%) Spring
14 218 (5.52%) Sass
15 164 (4.16%) CSS3
16 162 (4.11%) XML
17 151 (3.83%) Spring Boot
18 148 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
18 148 (3.75%) RESTful
19 129 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 543 (13.76%) User Experience
2 333 (8.44%) Mobile App
3 276 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 261 (6.61%) Greenfield Project
5 161 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
6 155 (3.93%) iPad
7 82 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 60 (1.52%) Blog
9 56 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 47 (1.19%) Social Media
11 41 (1.04%) Cloud Native
12 40 (1.01%) Management Information System
13 38 (0.96%) Virtual Team
14 31 (0.79%) Data Structures
15 26 (0.66%) FMCG
15 26 (0.66%) Online Games
16 23 (0.58%) EPoS
16 23 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
17 22 (0.56%) W3C
18 21 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 292 (7.40%) Linux
2 206 (5.22%) Android
3 185 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 176 (4.46%) Windows
5 74 (1.88%) Unix
6 68 (1.72%) Windows Server
7 23 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (0.53%) Windows 10
9 19 (0.48%) CentOS
10 15 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
11 14 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 13 (0.33%) Windows XP
13 12 (0.30%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.23%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.20%) HPUX
16 5 (0.13%) Debian
17 4 (0.10%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2019
18 3 (0.076%) Windows Server 2008
19 2 (0.051%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,829 (46.35%) Agile Software Development
2 663 (16.80%) Scrum
3 589 (14.93%) TDD
4 533 (13.51%) Microservices
5 524 (13.28%) DevOps
6 466 (11.81%) MVC
7 429 (10.87%) Software Engineering
8 387 (9.81%) Web Development
9 373 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
10 372 (9.43%) Mentoring
11 366 (9.28%) BDD
12 355 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
13 314 (7.96%) Front End Development
14 298 (7.55%) Test Automation
15 295 (7.48%) Analytics
16 280 (7.10%) Project Management
17 274 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
18 265 (6.72%) OO
19 255 (6.46%) Coaching
20 229 (5.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,194 (30.26%) JavaScript
2 655 (16.60%) Java
3 639 (16.19%) C#
4 604 (15.31%) SQL
5 559 (14.17%) PHP
6 309 (7.83%) Python
7 114 (2.89%) Ruby
8 107 (2.71%) TypeScript
9 89 (2.26%) Java 8
10 88 (2.23%) Scala
11 84 (2.13%) Apple Swift
12 70 (1.77%) Kotlin
13 64 (1.62%) Go
14 61 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 58 (1.47%) Objective-C
16 57 (1.44%) Bash Shell
16 57 (1.44%) ES6
16 57 (1.44%) PowerShell
17 39 (0.99%) PHP 7
18 37 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 313 (7.93%) Degree
2 97 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (0.46%) PMI Certification
4 17 (0.43%) Master's Degree
5 15 (0.38%) Security Cleared
6 14 (0.35%) PMP
7 9 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.23%) CISSP
7 9 (0.23%) PhD
7 9 (0.23%) SAP Certification
7 9 (0.23%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.18%) CCNA
9 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.15%) CIPD
11 4 (0.10%) CCNP
11 4 (0.10%) CISM
11 4 (0.10%) ISEB
11 4 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.10%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (7.68%) QA
2 36 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 23 (0.58%) GDPR
4 20 (0.51%) SLA
5 17 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 15 (0.38%) PMO
7 13 (0.33%) WCAG
8 10 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.13%) BS7799
10 5 (0.13%) COBIT
10 5 (0.13%) GLBA
11 3 (0.076%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.051%) NIST
12 2 (0.051%) PSD2
13 1 (0.025%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.025%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.025%) MiFID
System Software
1 373 (9.45%) Docker
2 52 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 14 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.35%) vSphere
5 9 (0.23%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.18%) Varnish
7 6 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.10%) HDFS
8 4 (0.10%) KVM
9 3 (0.076%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.076%) LXC
9 3 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.051%) Btrfs
10 2 (0.051%) Ceph
10 2 (0.051%) DRBD
10 2 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.051%) Xen
10 2 (0.051%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 258 (6.54%) Kubernetes
2 113 (2.86%) Ansible
3 103 (2.61%) Terraform
4 60 (1.52%) Puppet
5 50 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (0.53%) SCCM
7 20 (0.51%) Nagios
8 17 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
8 17 (0.43%) Kibana
9 16 (0.41%) SCOM
10 11 (0.28%) Packer
11 10 (0.25%) Consul
12 9 (0.23%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.20%) Istio
13 8 (0.20%) Knative
14 7 (0.18%) Grafana
14 7 (0.18%) Salt
15 4 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
15 4 (0.10%) FortiGate
15 4 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 327 (8.29%) Microsoft
2 197 (4.99%) Google
3 179 (4.54%) Oracle
4 176 (4.46%) SAP
5 171 (4.33%) Adobe
6 154 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
7 146 (3.70%) hybris
8 102 (2.58%) WorldPay
9 89 (2.26%) Tableau
10 79 (2.00%) Sitecore
11 72 (1.82%) FIS
12 62 (1.57%) Zend
13 59 (1.50%) VMware
14 52 (1.32%) Demandware
15 49 (1.24%) New Relic
16 44 (1.12%) Red Hat
17 34 (0.86%) Cisco
18 33 (0.84%) IBM
18 33 (0.84%) Splunk
19 26 (0.66%) ATG