Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 48 40
Rank change year-on-year -15 -8 -11
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 8268 10199 12423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.75% 5.34% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.28% 5.98% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6816 8898 10613
UK median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,875 £82,500 £78,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -3.41% - +3.53%

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 156565 170492 194103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.23% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123230 141844 159582
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 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 -15 8017 £52,500 - 552
UK excluding London -5 4139 £42,500 -3.41% 296
London -26 3981 £60,000 - 269
North of England +1 1417 £42,000 +5.00% 125
South East 0 950 £45,000 - 49
North West +17 861 £42,500 +6.25% 63
Midlands +6 701 £40,000 - 59
East of England -23 599 £52,500 -1.87% 27
Yorkshire -7 541 £42,250 -0.59% 59
West Midlands +9 449 £40,000 +14.29% 22
South West -24 344 £40,000 -9.09% 23
East Midlands +3 245 £47,500 +11.76% 35
Wales +26 68 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Scotland -19 64 £40,500 +11.72% 5
North East -3 17 £35,000 +14.75% 3
Northern Ireland -14 15 £35,000 +6.06% 4
Isle of Man - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3775 (45.66%) Agile Software Development
2 2476 (29.95%) JavaScript
3 2337 (28.27%) Retail
4 2217 (26.81%) HTML
5 2060 (24.92%) CSS
6 1820 (22.01%) Java
7 1492 (18.05%) SQL
8 1436 (17.37%) Scrum
9 1345 (16.27%) TDD
10 1298 (15.70%) Finance
11 1222 (14.78%) .NET
12 1215 (14.70%) C#
13 1199 (14.50%) MVC
14 1155 (13.97%) Marketing
15 1124 (13.59%) Linux
16 1115 (13.49%) PHP
17 1033 (12.49%) SQL Server
18 1028 (12.43%) Git (software)
19 962 (11.64%) Web Development
19 962 (11.64%) jQuery
20 960 (11.61%) MySQL
21 939 (11.36%) User Experience
22 927 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
23 846 (10.23%) HTML5
23 846 (10.23%) AngularJS
24 826 (9.99%) Degree
25 818 (9.89%) Web Services
26 791 (9.57%) DevOps
27 769 (9.30%) BDD
28 761 (9.20%) 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
1 671 (8.12%) CMS
2 406 (4.91%) Apache
3 317 (3.83%) Tomcat
4 261 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 227 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
6 184 (2.23%) Confluence
7 170 (2.06%) IIS
8 164 (1.98%) WordPress
9 154 (1.86%) JBoss
10 143 (1.73%) nginx
11 116 (1.40%) Umbraco
12 106 (1.28%) Apache Solr
13 94 (1.14%) Apache Spark
14 78 (0.94%) Mule
15 69 (0.83%) Mule ESB
16 66 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 65 (0.79%) Drupal
18 64 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
19 62 (0.75%) OpenStack
20 55 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 159 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 153 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 122 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 98 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 74 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 68 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 54 (0.65%) InVision
8 44 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 39 (0.47%) FileZilla
10 35 (0.42%) InDesign
11 31 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
12 11 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
13 10 (0.12%) Fireworks
13 10 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
14 8 (0.097%) SPSS
15 3 (0.036%) GIMP
15 3 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
16 2 (0.024%) Acrobat
17 1 (0.012%) Mingle
17 1 (0.012%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 482 (5.83%) Magento
2 179 (2.16%) SAP Hybris
3 100 (1.21%) Payment Gateway
4 54 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
5 51 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 43 (0.52%) Shopify
7 42 (0.51%) NetSuite
8 32 (0.39%) SAP ERP
9 25 (0.30%) OpenCart
10 24 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
11 23 (0.28%) RMDS
12 21 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
13 15 (0.18%) SAP Business One
14 14 (0.17%) SAP Retail
15 11 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 10 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
16 10 (0.12%) WebTrends
17 9 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
18 8 (0.097%) Sage 1000
18 8 (0.097%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 927 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 433 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 315 (3.81%) SaaS
4 232 (2.81%) Google Analytics
5 141 (1.71%) GitHub
6 140 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
7 113 (1.37%) IaaS
8 106 (1.28%) PaaS
9 72 (0.87%) Office 365
10 62 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
10 62 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
11 60 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
12 59 (0.71%) AdWords
12 59 (0.71%) npm
13 47 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
14 37 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 37 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 35 (0.42%) Serverless
16 33 (0.40%) Amazon S3
17 30 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 288 (3.48%) Internet
2 216 (2.61%) HTTP
3 194 (2.35%) Firewall
4 103 (1.25%) DNS
5 101 (1.22%) VPN
6 97 (1.17%) LAN
7 89 (1.08%) WAN
8 80 (0.97%) TCP/IP
9 69 (0.83%) Network Security
10 61 (0.74%) FTP
10 61 (0.74%) MPLS
11 59 (0.71%) BGP
12 57 (0.69%) OSPF
13 50 (0.60%) VoIP
14 49 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
15 45 (0.54%) Skype
16 44 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
17 43 (0.52%) SMTP
18 39 (0.47%) NetScaler
19 35 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1033 (12.49%) SQL Server
2 960 (11.61%) MySQL
3 477 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 400 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 306 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 267 (3.23%) Big Data
7 213 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
8 199 (2.41%) Redis
9 190 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 180 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 155 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 136 (1.64%) Hadoop
13 128 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
14 108 (1.31%) RDBMS
14 108 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 106 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 90 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 67 (0.81%) Neo4j
17 67 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
18 61 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1028 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 659 (7.97%) JIRA
3 517 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 330 (3.99%) Selenium
5 240 (2.90%) JUnit
6 203 (2.46%) TeamCity
7 193 (2.33%) Maven
8 192 (2.32%) Subversion
9 169 (2.04%) Cucumber
10 166 (2.01%) Visual Studio
11 164 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
12 141 (1.71%) WebDriver
13 126 (1.52%) webpack
14 124 (1.50%) NUnit
15 119 (1.44%) gulp
16 102 (1.23%) Ant
16 102 (1.23%) Grunt
17 101 (1.22%) jMock
18 77 (0.93%) EasyMock
19 75 (0.91%) Hudson
General
1 2337 (28.27%) Retail
2 1298 (15.70%) Finance
3 1155 (13.97%) Marketing
4 430 (5.20%) Banking
5 367 (4.44%) Games
6 362 (4.38%) Telecoms
7 303 (3.66%) Electronics
8 206 (2.49%) Manufacturing
9 190 (2.30%) Investment Banking
10 164 (1.98%) Retail Banking
11 140 (1.69%) Advertising
12 110 (1.33%) Back Office
13 91 (1.10%) Online Betting
14 90 (1.09%) Front Office
15 83 (1.00%) Automotive
16 66 (0.80%) Legal
17 65 (0.79%) Publishing
18 32 (0.39%) German Language
18 32 (0.39%) Law
19 28 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3260 (39.43%) Developer
2 988 (11.95%) Analyst
3 688 (8.32%) Java Developer
4 629 (7.61%) Senior Developer
5 572 (6.92%) .NET Developer
6 556 (6.72%) PHP Developer
7 505 (6.11%) Architect
8 460 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 447 (5.41%) Business Analyst
9 447 (5.41%) C# Developer
10 432 (5.22%) Web Developer
11 420 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 410 (4.96%) Project Manager
13 397 (4.80%) E-Commerce Developer
14 297 (3.59%) E-Commerce Manager
15 284 (3.43%) C# .NET Developer
16 249 (3.01%) E-Commerce Analyst
17 242 (2.93%) DevOps Engineer
18 233 (2.82%) Junior
19 232 (2.81%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2217 (26.81%) HTML
2 2060 (24.92%) CSS
3 1222 (14.78%) .NET
4 962 (11.64%) jQuery
5 846 (10.23%) AngularJS
5 846 (10.23%) HTML5
6 818 (9.89%) Web Services
7 711 (8.60%) Spring
8 647 (7.83%) ASP.NET
9 646 (7.81%) Node.js
10 601 (7.27%) XML
11 545 (6.59%) React
12 519 (6.28%) REST
13 467 (5.65%) CSS3
14 452 (5.47%) JSON
15 431 (5.21%) RESTful
16 411 (4.97%) SOAP
17 367 (4.44%) Hibernate
18 335 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
19 314 (3.80%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 939 (11.36%) User Experience
2 712 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 493 (5.96%) Computer Science
4 445 (5.38%) Mobile App
5 345 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
6 263 (3.18%) iPad
7 183 (2.21%) Algorithms
8 177 (2.14%) Data Structures
9 150 (1.81%) Data Centre
10 144 (1.74%) Social Media
11 130 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
12 129 (1.56%) Management Information System
13 120 (1.45%) Fintech
13 120 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
14 103 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 85 (1.03%) Online Games
16 78 (0.94%) EPoS
17 77 (0.93%) Blog
18 63 (0.76%) Digital Media
19 59 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1124 (13.59%) Linux
2 454 (5.49%) Windows
3 321 (3.88%) Unix
4 231 (2.79%) Android
5 221 (2.67%) Apple iOS
6 147 (1.78%) Windows Server
7 89 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 88 (1.06%) CentOS
9 78 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 48 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 43 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (0.47%) Windows 7
13 37 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 35 (0.42%) Debian
14 35 (0.42%) Windows 10
15 30 (0.36%) Mac OS
16 27 (0.33%) Windows 8
17 25 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (0.27%) HPUX
18 22 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3775 (45.66%) Agile Software Development
2 1436 (17.37%) Scrum
3 1345 (16.27%) TDD
4 1199 (14.50%) MVC
5 962 (11.64%) Web Development
6 791 (9.57%) DevOps
7 769 (9.30%) BDD
8 761 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
9 741 (8.96%) OO
10 702 (8.49%) Front End Development
11 644 (7.79%) Test Automation
12 638 (7.72%) Software Engineering
13 637 (7.70%) Analytics
14 621 (7.51%) Mentoring
15 597 (7.22%) Project Management
16 539 (6.52%) CRM
17 487 (5.89%) Stakeholder Management
18 476 (5.76%) Digital Marketing
19 466 (5.64%) Kanban
20 444 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2476 (29.95%) JavaScript
2 1820 (22.01%) Java
3 1492 (18.05%) SQL
4 1215 (14.70%) C#
5 1115 (13.49%) PHP
6 649 (7.85%) Python
7 323 (3.91%) Ruby
8 286 (3.46%) T-SQL
9 201 (2.43%) Bash Shell
10 171 (2.07%) Scala
11 163 (1.97%) ES6
12 136 (1.64%) C
13 125 (1.51%) VB.NET
14 121 (1.46%) C++
15 115 (1.39%) PowerShell
16 114 (1.38%) Groovy
17 106 (1.28%) Perl
18 87 (1.05%) Shell Script
19 83 (1.00%) Go
20 76 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 826 (9.99%) Degree
2 216 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 82 (0.99%) ISEB
4 64 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 45 (0.54%) CISSP
7 41 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 36 (0.44%) MCSE
8 36 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
9 34 (0.41%) PMP
10 33 (0.40%) Master's Degree
11 31 (0.37%) CISM
12 30 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 28 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
14 27 (0.33%) APMP
15 24 (0.29%) CISA
16 22 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
17 20 (0.24%) A+ Certification
17 20 (0.24%) Security Cleared
18 19 (0.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 654 (7.91%) QA
2 100 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 76 (0.92%) SLA
4 53 (0.64%) PMO
5 44 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 31 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 27 (0.33%) GDPR
8 21 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 15 (0.18%) GCP
10 14 (0.17%) COBIT
11 11 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.048%) PSD2
13 3 (0.036%) WCAG
14 2 (0.024%) Basel III
14 2 (0.024%) BS7799
14 2 (0.024%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.024%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.024%) MiFID
14 2 (0.024%) WAI
15 1 (0.012%) SEPA
System Software
1 530 (6.41%) Docker
2 159 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 144 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
5 38 (0.46%) vSphere
6 26 (0.31%) Varnish
7 22 (0.27%) Hyper-V
7 22 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (0.21%) Terminal Services
8 17 (0.21%) Xen
9 15 (0.18%) etcd
9 15 (0.18%) flannel
10 13 (0.16%) HDFS
11 12 (0.15%) KVM
12 8 (0.097%) NFS
12 8 (0.097%) Samba
12 8 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (0.097%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.073%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 321 (3.88%) Puppet
2 268 (3.24%) Ansible
3 208 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
4 126 (1.52%) Kubernetes
5 114 (1.38%) Terraform
6 45 (0.54%) HAProxy
7 39 (0.47%) Nagios
8 35 (0.42%) Packer
9 30 (0.36%) Kibana
10 27 (0.33%) Salt
11 21 (0.25%) logstash
12 20 (0.24%) Consul
12 20 (0.24%) ZABBIX
13 19 (0.23%) Mesos
14 18 (0.22%) WSUS
15 15 (0.18%) FortiGate
15 15 (0.18%) SCCM
15 15 (0.18%) Sysdig
16 14 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
17 13 (0.16%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 699 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 603 (7.29%) Oracle
3 538 (6.51%) hybris
4 454 (5.49%) SAP
5 364 (4.40%) Google
6 244 (2.95%) Adobe
7 243 (2.94%) VMware
8 196 (2.37%) Zend
9 168 (2.03%) IBM
10 160 (1.94%) ATG
11 142 (1.72%) Demandware
12 126 (1.52%) Apple
13 118 (1.43%) Cisco
13 118 (1.43%) Red Hat
14 105 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
15 77 (0.93%) Sitecore
16 69 (0.83%) CheckPoint
17 61 (0.74%) F5
17 61 (0.74%) Tableau
18 60 (0.73%) Citrix