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

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 57 45
Rank change year-on-year -14 -12 -4
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 7,070 8,824 10,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.18% 5.01% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 5.47% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5,781 7,188 9,503
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 153,945 161,370 178,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.10% 91.55% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 122,592 128,232 149,403
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 August 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 August 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 -10 6,826 £52,500 - 1,467
UK excluding London -12 3,750 £45,000 +5.88% 715
London -12 3,202 £62,500 - 775
North of England -16 1,080 £42,500 - 257
South East -4 982 £45,000 - 164
North West -11 655 £42,500 - 153
East of England +19 654 £55,000 +15.79% 93
Midlands -24 536 £45,000 +12.50% 124
Yorkshire -18 403 £42,500 -4.49% 95
South West +10 377 £40,000 - 54
West Midlands -26 316 £42,500 +6.25% 63
East Midlands -14 216 £50,000 +11.11% 61
Wales -4 67 £38,150 -22.20% 5
Scotland -39 52 £55,000 +44.74% 13
North East -19 22 £36,250 +20.83% 9
Northern Ireland -2 18 £50,000 +11.11% 5

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 3,114 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
2 2,079 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 1,741 (24.63%) Retail
4 1,738 (24.58%) HTML
5 1,566 (22.15%) CSS
6 1,399 (19.79%) Java
7 1,327 (18.77%) SQL
8 1,243 (17.58%) .NET
9 1,179 (16.68%) C#
10 1,053 (14.89%) Marketing
11 1,046 (14.79%) Finance
12 1,006 (14.23%) Scrum
13 891 (12.60%) MVC
14 883 (12.49%) TDD
15 844 (11.94%) PHP
16 840 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
17 828 (11.71%) DevOps
18 819 (11.58%) SQL Server
19 762 (10.78%) User Experience
20 761 (10.76%) AngularJS
21 753 (10.65%) Software Engineering
22 749 (10.59%) jQuery
23 748 (10.58%) Git (software)
24 729 (10.31%) Web Development
25 723 (10.23%) Degree
26 679 (9.60%) MySQL
26 679 (9.60%) Web Services
27 635 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
28 625 (8.84%) Linux
29 618 (8.74%) 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
1 498 (7.04%) CMS
2 198 (2.80%) Apache
3 157 (2.22%) Confluence
4 153 (2.16%) WebSphere
5 152 (2.15%) WordPress
6 140 (1.98%) Tomcat
7 125 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
8 101 (1.43%) IIS
9 95 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 89 (1.26%) Apache Solr
11 88 (1.24%) Drupal
12 71 (1.00%) JBoss
13 63 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 54 (0.76%) Umbraco
15 52 (0.74%) Apache Spark
16 48 (0.68%) SharePoint
17 42 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
18 40 (0.57%) Mule
18 40 (0.57%) nginx
19 35 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 165 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 151 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 135 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
4 67 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 55 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 37 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 33 (0.47%) InVision
8 29 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 16 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
10 15 (0.21%) SPSS
11 12 (0.17%) GIMP
12 10 (0.14%) InDesign
13 6 (0.085%) Adobe Premiere
14 5 (0.071%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.071%) Fireworks
15 3 (0.042%) Chatbot
16 2 (0.028%) Mingle
16 2 (0.028%) Stata
16 2 (0.028%) Weka
Business Applications
1 319 (4.51%) Magento
2 175 (2.48%) SAP Hybris
3 174 (2.46%) NetSuite
4 123 (1.74%) SAP Business One
5 100 (1.41%) Payment Gateway
6 55 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
7 46 (0.65%) Shopify
8 32 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
9 31 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
10 18 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
11 14 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
12 13 (0.18%) SAP ERP
13 12 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 10 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
15 9 (0.13%) HFM
16 8 (0.11%) FastStats
16 8 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
16 8 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
17 6 (0.085%) Sage 200
18 5 (0.071%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 840 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
2 585 (8.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 251 (3.55%) SaaS
4 158 (2.23%) Google Analytics
5 147 (2.08%) GitHub
6 92 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
7 80 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 78 (1.10%) PaaS
9 66 (0.93%) IaaS
10 65 (0.92%) Office 365
11 59 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
12 55 (0.78%) OpenShift
13 54 (0.76%) Serverless
14 49 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
15 48 (0.68%) Amazon S3
16 47 (0.66%) npm
17 44 (0.62%) AdWords
18 41 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
19 39 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
20 31 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 141 (1.99%) Firewall
2 131 (1.85%) Internet
3 116 (1.64%) HTTP
4 92 (1.30%) DNS
5 88 (1.24%) TCP/IP
6 84 (1.19%) LAN
6 84 (1.19%) WAN
7 77 (1.09%) VPN
8 64 (0.91%) BGP
8 64 (0.91%) Network Security
9 58 (0.82%) MPLS
10 56 (0.79%) OSPF
11 54 (0.76%) SSL
12 44 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
13 41 (0.58%) SAN
14 39 (0.55%) NetScaler
15 34 (0.48%) DHCP
16 32 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
17 31 (0.44%) SNMP
18 25 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 819 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 679 (9.60%) MySQL
3 277 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 225 (3.18%) MongoDB
4 225 (3.18%) Relational Database
5 187 (2.64%) Big Data
6 139 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
7 137 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
8 115 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 95 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 88 (1.24%) Blockchain
11 86 (1.22%) Hadoop
12 85 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 79 (1.12%) RDBMS
14 70 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 55 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
16 52 (0.74%) Redis
17 46 (0.65%) Power BI
18 44 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 40 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 748 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 455 (6.44%) Jenkins
3 445 (6.29%) JIRA
4 318 (4.50%) Selenium
5 215 (3.04%) Maven
6 184 (2.60%) Cucumber
7 170 (2.40%) JUnit
8 157 (2.22%) Subversion
9 131 (1.85%) TeamCity
10 129 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 125 (1.77%) Grunt
12 121 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 110 (1.56%) gulp
14 105 (1.49%) Visual Studio
15 102 (1.44%) webpack
16 101 (1.43%) WebDriver
17 78 (1.10%) JMeter
18 74 (1.05%) NUnit
19 62 (0.88%) Jasmine
19 62 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 1,741 (24.63%) Retail
2 1,053 (14.89%) Marketing
3 1,046 (14.79%) Finance
4 277 (3.92%) Games
5 227 (3.21%) Banking
6 225 (3.18%) Advertising
7 219 (3.10%) Telecoms
8 139 (1.97%) Manufacturing
9 115 (1.63%) Electronics
10 94 (1.33%) Law
11 71 (1.00%) Back Office
12 70 (0.99%) Automotive
13 68 (0.96%) Investment Banking
14 65 (0.92%) Front Office
15 64 (0.91%) Publishing
16 62 (0.88%) Legal
17 38 (0.54%) Billing
18 31 (0.44%) Financial Institution
19 29 (0.41%) German Language
20 23 (0.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2,613 (36.96%) Developer
2 680 (9.62%) Analyst
3 549 (7.77%) Senior Developer
4 479 (6.78%) .NET Developer
5 449 (6.35%) Java Developer
6 426 (6.03%) C# Developer
7 391 (5.53%) Architect
8 378 (5.35%) PHP Developer
9 331 (4.68%) Business Analyst
10 326 (4.61%) Project Manager
11 322 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 281 (3.97%) E-Commerce Manager
12 281 (3.97%) Software Developer
13 263 (3.72%) Software Engineer
14 261 (3.69%) C# .NET Developer
15 260 (3.68%) Web Developer
16 232 (3.28%) E-Commerce Developer
17 228 (3.22%) JavaScript Developer
18 197 (2.79%) Junior
19 186 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,738 (24.58%) HTML
2 1,566 (22.15%) CSS
3 1,243 (17.58%) .NET
4 761 (10.76%) AngularJS
5 749 (10.59%) jQuery
6 679 (9.60%) Web Services
7 618 (8.74%) HTML5
8 610 (8.63%) React
9 542 (7.67%) ASP.NET
10 537 (7.60%) Spring
11 517 (7.31%) Node.js
12 497 (7.03%) RESTful
13 475 (6.72%) CSS3
14 386 (5.46%) REST
15 367 (5.19%) XML
16 295 (4.17%) JSON
17 289 (4.09%) SOAP
18 288 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 281 (3.97%) Sass
20 268 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 762 (10.78%) User Experience
2 483 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 403 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 294 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
5 263 (3.72%) Mobile App
6 247 (3.49%) Fintech
7 191 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
8 156 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 154 (2.18%) Social Media
10 119 (1.68%) Data Centre
11 111 (1.57%) Virtual Team
12 104 (1.47%) iPad
13 99 (1.40%) Algorithms
14 91 (1.29%) Data Structures
15 89 (1.26%) Management Information System
16 72 (1.02%) Online Games
17 69 (0.98%) Public Cloud
18 66 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 53 (0.75%) Blog
19 53 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 625 (8.84%) Linux
2 365 (5.16%) Windows
3 205 (2.90%) Android
4 198 (2.80%) Unix
5 170 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 141 (1.99%) Windows Server
7 63 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 44 (0.62%) CentOS
9 33 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 28 (0.40%) AIX
11 27 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (0.17%) Solaris
13 12 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.16%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.16%) VMS
14 11 (0.16%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.13%) HPUX
15 9 (0.13%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,114 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
2 1,006 (14.23%) Scrum
3 891 (12.60%) MVC
4 883 (12.49%) TDD
5 828 (11.71%) DevOps
6 753 (10.65%) Software Engineering
7 729 (10.31%) Web Development
8 635 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
9 598 (8.46%) Microservices
10 589 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 580 (8.20%) SDLC
12 563 (7.96%) Analytics
13 548 (7.75%) Project Management
14 528 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
15 523 (7.40%) BDD
16 502 (7.10%) CRM
17 478 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
18 465 (6.58%) OO
19 440 (6.22%) Front End Development
20 421 (5.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,079 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 1,399 (19.79%) Java
3 1,327 (18.77%) SQL
4 1,179 (16.68%) C#
5 844 (11.94%) PHP
6 555 (7.85%) Python
7 233 (3.30%) T-SQL
8 210 (2.97%) Ruby
9 174 (2.46%) Java 8
10 145 (2.05%) Scala
11 126 (1.78%) Perl
12 124 (1.75%) ES6
13 100 (1.41%) VB.NET
14 95 (1.34%) Bash Shell
14 95 (1.34%) Go
15 82 (1.16%) C++
16 76 (1.07%) C
17 68 (0.96%) PowerShell
18 65 (0.92%) R
19 55 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 723 (10.23%) Degree
2 207 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (0.99%) CISSP
4 56 (0.79%) ISEB
5 48 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (0.61%) CCNP
7 38 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 38 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (0.47%) PMP
9 30 (0.42%) CISA
9 30 (0.42%) CISM
10 29 (0.41%) PMI Certification
11 28 (0.40%) AWS Certification
12 27 (0.38%) MCSE
13 26 (0.37%) PhD
14 24 (0.34%) CCNA
14 24 (0.34%) Master's Degree
15 23 (0.33%) ACCA
15 23 (0.33%) CIMA
16 19 (0.27%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 577 (8.16%) QA
2 79 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 57 (0.81%) PMO
4 52 (0.74%) GDPR
5 45 (0.64%) SLA
6 43 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 31 (0.44%) GCP
8 25 (0.35%) COBIT
9 23 (0.33%) Data Quality
10 13 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.099%) PSD2
12 6 (0.085%) PA-DSS
13 5 (0.071%) BS7799
13 5 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 4 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 4 (0.057%) NIST 800
15 3 (0.042%) Actionable Recommendations
16 2 (0.028%) HIPAA
16 2 (0.028%) IFRS
17 1 (0.014%) MiFID
System Software
1 428 (6.05%) Docker
2 98 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 81 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (0.30%) vSphere
6 20 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 19 (0.27%) Firmware
8 16 (0.23%) Varnish
9 13 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.14%) HDFS
10 10 (0.14%) VMware NSX
11 8 (0.11%) Ceph
11 8 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.085%) Apache Flume
13 5 (0.071%) XenServer
14 4 (0.057%) LXC
14 4 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.057%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.057%) Xen
14 4 (0.057%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 199 (2.81%) Kubernetes
2 168 (2.38%) Puppet
3 165 (2.33%) Ansible
4 139 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
5 127 (1.80%) Terraform
6 32 (0.45%) Nagios
7 30 (0.42%) Packer
8 28 (0.40%) SCCM
9 23 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
10 20 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
11 18 (0.25%) Consul
12 15 (0.21%) ZABBIX
13 14 (0.20%) HAProxy
14 12 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
14 12 (0.17%) QRadar
15 11 (0.16%) FortiGate
16 10 (0.14%) Grafana
16 10 (0.14%) Kibana
16 10 (0.14%) Nessus
16 10 (0.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 590 (8.35%) Microsoft
2 574 (8.12%) Oracle
3 463 (6.55%) SAP
4 389 (5.50%) Google
5 384 (5.43%) hybris
6 257 (3.64%) Adobe
7 164 (2.32%) VMware
8 163 (2.31%) ATG
9 158 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
10 140 (1.98%) WorldPay
11 136 (1.92%) Sage
12 132 (1.87%) Infor
13 125 (1.77%) Epicor
14 124 (1.75%) Sitecore
15 122 (1.73%) Cisco
16 109 (1.54%) IBM
17 108 (1.53%) Twitter
18 103 (1.46%) Demandware
19 95 (1.34%) Xero
20 87 (1.23%) Tableau