Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 100 76
Rank change year-on-year +22 -24 +2
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 4,848 1,555 5,136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.81% 3.13% 3.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 3.37% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,291 1,336 3,978
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,063 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 119,742 46,190 126,882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.19% 93.06% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 79,117 38,578 101,498
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,077
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

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 28 October 2021.

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 28 October 2021. 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 4,412 £55,000 +1.85% 662
UK excluding London +9 2,297 £47,500 +5.56% 415
London +29 2,151 £65,000 -3.70% 270
Work from Home +24 1,379 £55,000 +4.76% 153
North of England -14 663 £47,500 +5.56% 136
South East +47 615 £45,000 -10.00% 78
North West -15 397 £50,000 +11.11% 87
South West +20 381 £45,000 +5.88% 44
Midlands -10 334 £50,000 +11.11% 87
Yorkshire -7 254 £47,500 +3.26% 44
West Midlands -22 193 £50,000 +11.11% 46
East of England +13 188 £60,000 +23.08% 46
East Midlands -9 130 £45,000 - 40
Scotland -13 90 £46,000 +31.43% 14
Wales -38 23 £52,500 +31.25% 8
North East -25 12 £38,750 -3.13% 5
Northern Ireland -39 3 £30,000 -57.14% 3

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 1,788 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1,747 (36.04%) JavaScript
3 1,417 (29.23%) Retail
4 1,144 (23.60%) HTML
5 1,141 (23.54%) Social Skills
6 1,108 (22.85%) CSS
7 1,072 (22.11%) AWS
8 996 (20.54%) React
9 913 (18.83%) Marketing
10 877 (18.09%) Azure
11 822 (16.96%) DevOps
12 734 (15.14%) Microservices
13 727 (15.00%) PHP
14 723 (14.91%) C#
15 697 (14.38%) SQL
16 693 (14.29%) User Experience
17 679 (14.01%) Git (software)
18 660 (13.61%) Node.js
19 642 (13.24%) Analytics
20 640 (13.20%) MySQL
21 617 (12.73%) Finance
22 607 (12.52%) Front End Development
23 604 (12.46%) Software Engineering
24 601 (12.40%) .NET
25 581 (11.98%) Problem-Solving
26 559 (11.53%) Scrum
27 518 (10.68%) Docker
28 517 (10.66%) Python
29 508 (10.48%) TDD
30 504 (10.40%) Google

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
1 503 (10.38%) CMS
2 188 (3.88%) WordPress
3 130 (2.68%) Umbraco
4 109 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
5 108 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 101 (2.08%) Confluence
7 92 (1.90%) EPiServer
8 84 (1.73%) nginx
9 83 (1.71%) IIS
10 82 (1.69%) Headless CMS
11 81 (1.67%) Kentico
12 61 (1.26%) Apache Solr
13 58 (1.20%) Apache
14 38 (0.78%) Apache Spark
15 34 (0.70%) Drupal
16 27 (0.56%) SharePoint
17 24 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 7 (0.14%) Apache Airflow
18 7 (0.14%) WebSphere
19 6 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 152 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 74 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
3 47 (0.97%) Sketch
4 40 (0.83%) Figma
5 38 (0.78%) Photoshop
6 36 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 35 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 29 (0.60%) MS Visio
9 24 (0.50%) InVision
10 21 (0.43%) Adobe XD
11 15 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
12 14 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
12 14 (0.29%) Chatbot
13 13 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 12 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
15 7 (0.14%) InDesign
15 7 (0.14%) Zeplin
16 6 (0.12%) UXPin
17 1 (0.021%) Marvel
17 1 (0.021%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 335 (6.91%) Magento
2 215 (4.43%) Shopify
3 95 (1.96%) Payment Gateway
4 29 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 28 (0.58%) NetSuite
6 21 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
7 16 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
8 15 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
9 13 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 12 (0.25%) nopCommerce
11 11 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
11 11 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
12 8 (0.17%) SAP Business One
12 8 (0.17%) Unica
13 7 (0.14%) JDE OneWorld
14 6 (0.12%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
15 5 (0.10%) osCommerce
15 5 (0.10%) SAP ERP
16 3 (0.062%) OpenCart
16 3 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1,072 (22.11%) AWS
2 877 (18.09%) Azure
3 414 (8.54%) GCP
4 389 (8.02%) SaaS
5 304 (6.27%) Serverless
6 171 (3.53%) GitHub
7 149 (3.07%) Power Platform
8 143 (2.95%) Google Analytics
9 102 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
10 95 (1.96%) Amazon S3
11 89 (1.84%) Amazon ECS
12 72 (1.49%) Azure Service Bus
13 67 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
14 64 (1.32%) Microsoft 365
15 62 (1.28%) PaaS
16 56 (1.16%) Cloudflare
17 52 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
18 50 (1.03%) Heroku
19 48 (0.99%) CloudFront
20 40 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (1.86%) DNS
2 78 (1.61%) HTTP
3 73 (1.51%) Internet
4 54 (1.11%) Firewall
5 42 (0.87%) Network Security
6 36 (0.74%) Intranet
7 29 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 29 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
8 27 (0.56%) VPN
9 26 (0.54%) AMQP
10 22 (0.45%) Broadband
11 18 (0.37%) DHCP
12 17 (0.35%) WAN
13 15 (0.31%) LAN
13 15 (0.31%) SSH
14 10 (0.21%) IPv4
14 10 (0.21%) SNMP
15 9 (0.19%) HTTPS
15 9 (0.19%) IPv6
15 9 (0.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 640 (13.20%) MySQL
2 363 (7.49%) SQL Server
3 210 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
4 177 (3.65%) NoSQL
5 176 (3.63%) Redis
6 155 (3.20%) MongoDB
7 142 (2.93%) Power BI
8 141 (2.91%) Tableau
9 118 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
10 108 (2.23%) Relational Database
11 107 (2.21%) Big Data
12 91 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 71 (1.46%) BigQuery
14 64 (1.32%) Looker
15 59 (1.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 51 (1.05%) Couchbase
17 46 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
18 41 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 40 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 35 (0.72%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 679 (14.01%) Git (software)
2 375 (7.74%) JIRA
3 245 (5.05%) Jenkins
4 150 (3.09%) Selenium
5 139 (2.87%) webpack
6 95 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 95 (1.96%) TeamCity
7 83 (1.71%) gulp
8 82 (1.69%) Visual Studio
9 81 (1.67%) GitLab
10 76 (1.57%) CircleCI
11 63 (1.30%) Cypress.io
12 53 (1.09%) Postman
13 50 (1.03%) ReSharper
14 48 (0.99%) Bitbucket
15 43 (0.89%) JMeter
16 40 (0.83%) Cucumber
17 32 (0.66%) WebDriver
18 31 (0.64%) SpecFlow
19 30 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1,417 (29.23%) Retail
2 1,141 (23.54%) Social Skills
3 913 (18.83%) Marketing
4 617 (12.73%) Finance
5 429 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
6 120 (2.48%) Games
6 120 (2.48%) Presentation Skills
7 119 (2.45%) Influencing Skills
8 111 (2.29%) Manufacturing
9 96 (1.98%) Publishing
10 95 (1.96%) Organisational Skills
11 75 (1.55%) Banking
12 73 (1.51%) Legal
13 66 (1.36%) Advertising
14 64 (1.32%) Automotive
15 62 (1.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 61 (1.26%) Telecoms
17 58 (1.20%) Law
18 44 (0.91%) Back Office
19 41 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,695 (34.96%) Developer
2 382 (7.88%) Analyst
3 341 (7.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 338 (6.97%) PHP Developer
5 298 (6.15%) Senior Developer
6 263 (5.42%) Software Engineer
7 257 (5.30%) Project Manager
8 238 (4.91%) Architect
9 218 (4.50%) .NET Developer
10 182 (3.75%) Full Stack Developer
11 177 (3.65%) Software Developer
12 174 (3.59%) Business Analyst
13 160 (3.30%) E-Commerce Manager
14 155 (3.20%) E-Commerce Developer
15 151 (3.11%) Product Manager
16 147 (3.03%) Web Developer
17 129 (2.66%) React Developer
18 120 (2.48%) Senior Manager
19 119 (2.45%) JavaScript Developer
20 117 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,144 (23.60%) HTML
2 1,108 (22.85%) CSS
3 996 (20.54%) React
4 660 (13.61%) Node.js
5 601 (12.40%) .NET
6 397 (8.19%) REST
7 356 (7.34%) AngularJS
8 348 (7.18%) Web Services
9 347 (7.16%) HTML5
10 310 (6.39%) .NET Core
11 283 (5.84%) jQuery
11 283 (5.84%) RESTful
12 264 (5.45%) GraphQL
13 245 (5.05%) ASP.NET
14 231 (4.76%) Vue.js
15 212 (4.37%) CSS3
16 186 (3.84%) Sass
17 155 (3.20%) Redux
18 148 (3.05%) Django
19 140 (2.89%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 693 (14.29%) User Experience
2 451 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
3 254 (5.24%) Mobile App
4 158 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
5 149 (3.07%) e-Learning
6 132 (2.72%) Social Media
7 127 (2.62%) iPad
8 106 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 100 (2.06%) Algorithms
10 93 (1.92%) FMCG
11 77 (1.59%) Virtual Team
12 70 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
13 63 (1.30%) Cloud Native
14 57 (1.18%) Driving Licence
15 51 (1.05%) Legacy Code
15 51 (1.05%) Marketing Technology
16 49 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
17 45 (0.93%) Life Science
18 35 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
19 33 (0.68%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 281 (5.80%) Linux
2 185 (3.82%) Windows
3 99 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 93 (1.92%) Android
5 85 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 24 (0.50%) Unix
7 23 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
8 21 (0.43%) Windows 10
9 20 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (0.39%) Debian
11 11 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.21%) CentOS
13 8 (0.17%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.17%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.14%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.10%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.083%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.083%) Windows Server 2016
17 2 (0.041%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,788 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 822 (16.96%) DevOps
3 734 (15.14%) Microservices
4 642 (13.24%) Analytics
5 607 (12.52%) Front End Development
6 604 (12.46%) Software Engineering
7 581 (11.98%) Problem-Solving
8 559 (11.53%) Scrum
9 508 (10.48%) TDD
10 503 (10.38%) Full Stack Development
11 442 (9.12%) Web Development
12 392 (8.09%) Test Automation
13 373 (7.69%) Project Management
14 367 (7.57%) CRM
15 364 (7.51%) B2B
16 349 (7.20%) ERP
17 338 (6.97%) B2C
18 332 (6.85%) MVC
19 329 (6.79%) Mentoring
20 322 (6.64%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1,747 (36.04%) JavaScript
2 727 (15.00%) PHP
3 723 (14.91%) C#
4 697 (14.38%) SQL
5 517 (10.66%) Python
6 476 (9.82%) Java
7 422 (8.70%) TypeScript
8 123 (2.54%) Ruby
9 109 (2.25%) ES6
10 106 (2.19%) Kotlin
11 82 (1.69%) Dart
11 82 (1.69%) Go
12 79 (1.63%) PHP 7
13 64 (1.32%) Java 8
14 63 (1.30%) C
15 59 (1.22%) Bash Shell
16 54 (1.11%) VB
17 50 (1.03%) T-SQL
18 48 (0.99%) PowerShell
19 36 (0.74%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 337 (6.95%) Degree
2 65 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (0.54%) PMI Certification
4 21 (0.43%) ISEB
4 21 (0.43%) PMP
5 18 (0.37%) AWS Certification
6 16 (0.33%) Security Cleared
7 15 (0.31%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.14%) CCNP
12 7 (0.14%) CSPO
12 7 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (0.14%) Postgraduate
13 6 (0.12%) MBA
14 5 (0.10%) ACCA
14 5 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.083%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 350 (7.22%) QA
2 188 (3.88%) Accessibility
3 49 (1.01%) GDPR
4 48 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 22 (0.45%) SLA
7 20 (0.41%) PMO
8 18 (0.37%) NEBOSH
9 12 (0.25%) WCAG
10 10 (0.21%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.12%) WAI
12 5 (0.10%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.062%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.021%) Actionable Recommendations
14 1 (0.021%) GRC
14 1 (0.021%) NIST
System Software
1 518 (10.68%) Docker
2 42 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.39%) KVM
4 15 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.14%) vSphere
7 5 (0.10%) Ceph
7 5 (0.10%) Firmware
8 3 (0.062%) Varnish
8 3 (0.062%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.062%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.041%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.021%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.021%) iptables
10 1 (0.021%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 318 (6.56%) Kubernetes
2 222 (4.58%) Terraform
3 64 (1.32%) Ansible
4 31 (0.64%) Puppet
5 29 (0.60%) Grafana
6 27 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
7 18 (0.37%) Prometheus
7 18 (0.37%) Rancher
7 18 (0.37%) SCCM
8 14 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (0.27%) Bugsnag
9 13 (0.27%) Kubeflow
10 11 (0.23%) Nagios
11 9 (0.19%) Consul
11 9 (0.19%) Packer
11 9 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.10%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.10%) Galera Cluster
12 5 (0.10%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 504 (10.40%) Google
2 467 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 238 (4.91%) Adobe
4 174 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
5 121 (2.50%) SAP
6 118 (2.43%) Sitecore
7 89 (1.84%) Oracle
8 69 (1.42%) hybris
9 55 (1.13%) WooCommerce
10 51 (1.05%) Elastic Path
10 51 (1.05%) Zend
11 44 (0.91%) Facebook
12 42 (0.87%) MuleSoft
13 38 (0.78%) New Relic
14 36 (0.74%) VMware
15 35 (0.72%) Optimizely
16 33 (0.68%) Cisco
17 28 (0.58%) Samsung
17 28 (0.58%) Splunk
18 27 (0.56%) Spotify