Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 84 82
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -20
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 2,749 4,414 5,473
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.70% 3.58% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 3.89% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,670 3,706 4,601
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +3.77% +0.95%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £86,250
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 68,836 113,354 139,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.53% 92.06% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 54,242 90,990 111,795
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,053 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.67% +1.05% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,900
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +6 2,567 £52,500 -4.55% 644
UK excluding London +21 1,614 £45,000 - 481
London -17 998 £65,000 - 183
North of England +31 634 £45,000 - 163
Work from Home +19 591 £50,000 -16.67% 177
North West +19 372 £50,000 +11.11% 100
South East +34 303 £50,000 +5.26% 88
Midlands +37 270 £45,000 - 116
Yorkshire +65 225 £43,000 +7.50% 47
South West +42 211 £40,000 -5.88% 55
West Midlands +43 163 £45,000 - 51
East Midlands +23 107 £42,500 -10.53% 65
East of England -37 104 £55,000 -4.35% 35
Scotland +12 63 £37,500 -16.67% 10
North East -10 37 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Wales +40 23 £37,500 - 13
Northern Ireland +18 6 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 1,029 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
2 965 (35.10%) JavaScript
3 735 (26.74%) HTML
4 704 (25.61%) CSS
5 687 (24.99%) Retail
6 537 (19.53%) PHP
7 471 (17.13%) Marketing
8 420 (15.28%) AWS
9 409 (14.88%) DevOps
10 379 (13.79%) SQL
11 369 (13.42%) Azure
12 368 (13.39%) User Experience
13 353 (12.84%) MySQL
14 333 (12.11%) Git (software)
15 325 (11.82%) React
16 308 (11.20%) Web Development
17 289 (10.51%) .NET
18 284 (10.33%) C#
19 283 (10.29%) Python
20 275 (10.00%) Microservices
21 269 (9.79%) MVC
22 268 (9.75%) Front End Development
23 267 (9.71%) Java
24 266 (9.68%) Analytics
25 257 (9.35%) Software Engineering
25 257 (9.35%) Magento
26 255 (9.28%) Scrum
26 255 (9.28%) Docker
27 247 (8.99%) Linux
28 242 (8.80%) TDD

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
1 240 (8.73%) CMS
2 128 (4.66%) WordPress
3 69 (2.51%) Apache
4 64 (2.33%) Confluence
4 64 (2.33%) IIS
5 55 (2.00%) Umbraco
6 53 (1.93%) Drupal
7 49 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
7 49 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 30 (1.09%) Apache Spark
9 25 (0.91%) EPiServer
10 24 (0.87%) Kentico
10 24 (0.87%) nginx
10 24 (0.87%) SharePoint
10 24 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 20 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 19 (0.69%) Apache Solr
13 16 (0.58%) Tomcat
14 15 (0.55%) Headless CMS
15 12 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 53 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (1.20%) Photoshop
4 22 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.80%) Sketch
5 21 (0.76%) Figma
6 17 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 16 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 11 (0.40%) InVision
9 8 (0.29%) SPSS
10 6 (0.22%) InDesign
11 5 (0.18%) Adobe XD
12 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
13 2 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.073%) CINEMA 4D
13 2 (0.073%) Flinto
13 2 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.073%) UXPin
13 2 (0.073%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 257 (9.35%) Magento
2 145 (5.27%) Shopify
3 44 (1.60%) Payment Gateway
4 34 (1.24%) SAP Hybris
5 20 (0.73%) NetSuite
6 19 (0.69%) nopCommerce
7 17 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
7 17 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.25%) SAP Business One
10 4 (0.15%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
11 3 (0.11%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.11%) SAP R/3
11 3 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
11 3 (0.11%) Sentinel
12 2 (0.073%) Odoo
12 2 (0.073%) Oracle Applications
12 2 (0.073%) PeopleSoft Financials
12 2 (0.073%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 420 (15.28%) AWS
2 369 (13.42%) Azure
3 125 (4.55%) GCP
4 107 (3.89%) SaaS
5 102 (3.71%) Serverless
6 87 (3.16%) Google Analytics
7 59 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
8 50 (1.82%) Microsoft 365
9 47 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
10 44 (1.60%) Power Platform
11 42 (1.53%) GitHub
12 34 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
13 33 (1.20%) Amazon S3
14 23 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
15 20 (0.73%) PaaS
15 20 (0.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 17 (0.62%) npm
17 15 (0.55%) Amazon ECS
18 14 (0.51%) AdWords
18 14 (0.51%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.13%) WAN
2 30 (1.09%) LAN
3 27 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.91%) Firewall
5 24 (0.87%) Network Security
6 23 (0.84%) Internet
6 23 (0.84%) Intranet
7 21 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
9 18 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (0.62%) DNS
11 16 (0.58%) VLAN
12 12 (0.44%) DHCP
13 9 (0.33%) FTP
13 9 (0.33%) HTTP
13 9 (0.33%) SAN
14 6 (0.22%) SSL
15 5 (0.18%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.18%) SMS
15 5 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (12.84%) MySQL
2 182 (6.62%) SQL Server
3 102 (3.71%) NoSQL
4 74 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
5 70 (2.55%) MongoDB
6 62 (2.26%) Big Data
6 62 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (2.15%) Relational Database
8 40 (1.46%) Power BI
9 29 (1.05%) Data Lake
10 28 (1.02%) Redis
11 27 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
12 26 (0.95%) Snowflake Schema
13 25 (0.91%) Tableau
14 22 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (0.76%) Hazelcast
15 21 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 15 (0.55%) Couchbase
17 15 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 333 (12.11%) Git (software)
2 168 (6.11%) JIRA
3 64 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 51 (1.86%) Selenium
5 44 (1.60%) webpack
6 36 (1.31%) Cypress.io
7 35 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 34 (1.24%) GitLab
9 31 (1.13%) gulp
10 25 (0.91%) Grunt
11 24 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (0.87%) TeamCity
12 23 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
12 23 (0.84%) Vagrant
13 22 (0.80%) Bitbucket
14 21 (0.76%) Postman
15 17 (0.62%) Protractor
15 17 (0.62%) Subversion
16 16 (0.58%) Maven
17 15 (0.55%) JUnit
General
1 687 (24.99%) Retail
2 471 (17.13%) Marketing
3 236 (8.58%) Finance
4 68 (2.47%) Games
5 47 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 43 (1.56%) Law
7 33 (1.20%) Advertising
7 33 (1.20%) Banking
8 30 (1.09%) Automotive
8 30 (1.09%) Electronics
9 29 (1.05%) Brand Awareness
10 26 (0.95%) Online Betting
11 21 (0.76%) Back Office
12 20 (0.73%) Telecoms
13 18 (0.65%) German Language
14 17 (0.62%) Legal
15 16 (0.58%) French Language
16 15 (0.55%) Publishing
17 14 (0.51%) Humanities
18 11 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,127 (41.00%) Developer
2 271 (9.86%) PHP Developer
3 214 (7.78%) Senior Developer
4 180 (6.55%) Analyst
4 180 (6.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 162 (5.89%) Designer
6 131 (4.77%) Project Manager
7 126 (4.58%) Architect
8 119 (4.33%) Web Developer
9 114 (4.15%) Web Designer
10 113 (4.11%) Full Stack Developer
11 107 (3.89%) Magento Developer
12 105 (3.82%) E-Commerce Developer
13 93 (3.38%) .NET Developer
14 84 (3.06%) React Developer
15 80 (2.91%) Software Engineer
16 78 (2.84%) Business Analyst
17 77 (2.80%) E-Commerce Manager
18 73 (2.66%) Java Developer
19 71 (2.58%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 735 (26.74%) HTML
2 704 (25.61%) CSS
3 325 (11.82%) React
4 289 (10.51%) .NET
5 222 (8.08%) jQuery
6 211 (7.68%) Node.js
7 199 (7.24%) HTML5
8 183 (6.66%) AngularJS
9 177 (6.44%) Laravel
10 175 (6.37%) Vue.js
11 171 (6.22%) REST
12 148 (5.38%) Sass
13 141 (5.13%) Web Services
14 132 (4.80%) CSS3
14 132 (4.80%) RESTful
15 131 (4.77%) ASP.NET
16 121 (4.40%) Spring
17 113 (4.11%) .NET Core
18 97 (3.53%) XML
19 90 (3.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 368 (13.39%) User Experience
2 154 (5.60%) Greenfield Project
3 138 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 133 (4.84%) Mobile App
5 129 (4.69%) Blog
6 71 (2.58%) iPad
7 69 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
8 60 (2.18%) Algorithms
9 47 (1.71%) Social Media
10 37 (1.35%) FMCG
11 34 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 29 (1.05%) Online Games
13 26 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (0.95%) Over-the-Top Content
13 26 (0.95%) Virtual Team
14 22 (0.80%) Media Streaming
15 21 (0.76%) Public Cloud
16 17 (0.62%) EPoS
16 17 (0.62%) Graphic Design
17 16 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 247 (8.99%) Linux
2 107 (3.89%) Windows
3 96 (3.49%) Android
4 95 (3.46%) Apple iOS
5 54 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 39 (1.42%) Unix
7 29 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 23 (0.84%) CentOS
9 16 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.33%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
12 5 (0.18%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.15%) Debian
14 2 (0.073%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.036%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.036%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,029 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
2 409 (14.88%) DevOps
3 308 (11.20%) Web Development
4 275 (10.00%) Microservices
5 269 (9.79%) MVC
6 268 (9.75%) Front End Development
7 266 (9.68%) Analytics
8 257 (9.35%) Software Engineering
9 255 (9.28%) Scrum
10 242 (8.80%) TDD
11 218 (7.93%) Project Management
12 176 (6.40%) Problem-Solving
13 167 (6.07%) B2B
13 167 (6.07%) CRM
13 167 (6.07%) Mentoring
14 163 (5.93%) OOP
15 160 (5.82%) Digital Marketing
16 146 (5.31%) B2C
17 143 (5.20%) Web Design
18 137 (4.98%) OO
Programming Languages
1 965 (35.10%) JavaScript
2 537 (19.53%) PHP
3 379 (13.79%) SQL
4 284 (10.33%) C#
5 283 (10.29%) Python
6 267 (9.71%) Java
7 103 (3.75%) TypeScript
8 81 (2.95%) Ruby
9 49 (1.78%) Java 8
10 46 (1.67%) PHP 7
11 39 (1.42%) Go
12 34 (1.24%) Kotlin
13 30 (1.09%) Apple Swift
13 30 (1.09%) Objective-C
14 29 (1.05%) ES6
15 28 (1.02%) Bash Shell
16 27 (0.98%) C
17 24 (0.87%) R
18 23 (0.84%) PowerShell
19 21 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 165 (6.00%) Degree
2 37 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 36 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 33 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.58%) PMP
6 14 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 14 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
7 13 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.33%) Postgraduate
10 8 (0.29%) MCSE
11 7 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.22%) CCNA
12 6 (0.22%) CCNP
13 4 (0.15%) ACCA
13 4 (0.15%) FFIEC
13 4 (0.15%) ISEB
14 3 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (5.86%) QA
2 30 (1.09%) GDPR
3 27 (0.98%) PMO
4 25 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.55%) WAI
6 12 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.22%) SLA
9 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.18%) WCAG
10 4 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.15%) NCSC
10 4 (0.15%) NIST
11 1 (0.036%) BS7799
11 1 (0.036%) COBIT
11 1 (0.036%) GLBA
System Software
1 255 (9.28%) Docker
2 42 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.87%) Active Directory
4 20 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.29%) Shibboleth
6 8 (0.29%) vSphere
7 4 (0.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (0.15%) Varnish
8 1 (0.036%) Firmware
8 1 (0.036%) LXC
8 1 (0.036%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.036%) Xen
Systems Management
1 156 (5.67%) Kubernetes
2 94 (3.42%) Terraform
3 39 (1.42%) Ansible
4 30 (1.09%) SCCM
5 24 (0.87%) Puppet
6 21 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (0.73%) Nagios
8 17 (0.62%) Packer
9 15 (0.55%) Consul
9 15 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
10 11 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
11 9 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
12 8 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.22%) Grafana
13 6 (0.22%) Prometheus
14 5 (0.18%) HAProxy
14 5 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
14 5 (0.18%) Oozie
14 5 (0.18%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 241 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 202 (7.35%) Google
3 116 (4.22%) Adobe
4 98 (3.56%) Salesforce.com
5 79 (2.87%) Oracle
6 77 (2.80%) SAP
7 57 (2.07%) hybris
7 57 (2.07%) VMware
8 52 (1.89%) Sitecore
9 50 (1.82%) Zend
10 35 (1.27%) Cisco
11 32 (1.16%) WooCommerce
12 24 (0.87%) IBM
13 21 (0.76%) JD Edwards
14 20 (0.73%) Apple
15 17 (0.62%) Atlassian
16 16 (0.58%) Zuora
17 15 (0.55%) Meraki
18 14 (0.51%) Elastic Path
18 14 (0.51%) YouTube