Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 80 63
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17 -17
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 4,664 5,542 8,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.72% 3.71% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 4.02% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,509 4,415 6,866
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -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 115,341 137,833 159,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.00% 92.15% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 91,272 108,711 128,416
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,979 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 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 +6 4,417 £55,000 - 803
UK excluding London -4 2,308 £45,000 - 559
London +9 2,222 £65,000 - 269
North of England +13 699 £45,000 +5.88% 213
South East -37 521 £50,000 +5.26% 108
North West +17 488 £45,000 +1.12% 134
East of England +40 478 £59,000 +2.61% 67
Midlands -10 283 £45,000 -18.18% 87
South West -47 195 £44,000 +12.82% 64
West Midlands -30 150 £42,500 -26.09% 50
Yorkshire -36 148 £40,000 +0.63% 55
East Midlands -5 122 £47,500 -9.52% 36
Scotland +40 83 £45,000 - 12
North East +47 63 £35,000 -22.22% 24
Wales -25 43 £37,500 +10.51% 10
Northern Ireland +8 4 £70,000 +40.00% 3
Channel Islands +6 3 - -

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 2,290 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
2 1,415 (30.34%) JavaScript
3 1,394 (29.89%) Retail
4 1,012 (21.70%) HTML
5 960 (20.58%) CSS
6 866 (18.57%) C#
7 853 (18.29%) .NET
8 839 (17.99%) Scrum
9 827 (17.73%) SQL
10 826 (17.71%) Java
11 803 (17.22%) TDD
12 722 (15.48%) AWS
13 707 (15.16%) Microservices
14 683 (14.64%) DevOps
15 628 (13.46%) Azure
16 581 (12.46%) Marketing
17 576 (12.35%) MVC
18 546 (11.71%) React
19 545 (11.69%) Software Engineering
20 518 (11.11%) PHP
21 511 (10.96%) User Experience
22 498 (10.68%) Git (software)
23 480 (10.29%) SQL Server
24 472 (10.12%) Web Development
25 462 (9.91%) Node.js
26 457 (9.80%) BDD
27 450 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
28 448 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
29 444 (9.52%) Docker
30 430 (9.22%) Mentoring

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
1 370 (7.93%) CMS
2 187 (4.01%) Confluence
3 114 (2.44%) WordPress
4 98 (2.10%) IIS
5 81 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 74 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 74 (1.59%) WebSphere
7 66 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 58 (1.24%) Tomcat
9 54 (1.16%) Apache Spark
10 51 (1.09%) Apache
11 36 (0.77%) Headless CMS
12 33 (0.71%) Apache Solr
13 32 (0.69%) SharePoint
14 31 (0.66%) Drupal
15 30 (0.64%) Umbraco
16 27 (0.58%) EPiServer
16 27 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
17 20 (0.43%) SugarCRM
18 17 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 99 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 84 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
3 66 (1.42%) Sketch
4 48 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 41 (0.88%) InVision
6 32 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 32 (0.69%) MS Visio
7 28 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
8 19 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
9 15 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 15 (0.32%) HipChat
10 12 (0.26%) Adobe XD
10 12 (0.26%) Chatbot
10 12 (0.26%) Marvel
10 12 (0.26%) UserZoom
11 9 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
12 8 (0.17%) InDesign
13 7 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (0.086%) Figma
14 4 (0.086%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 391 (8.38%) Magento
2 152 (3.26%) Payment Gateway
3 93 (1.99%) Shopify
4 83 (1.78%) SAP Hybris
5 35 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 30 (0.64%) SDL Web 8
7 29 (0.62%) NetSuite
8 22 (0.47%) SAP SD
9 16 (0.34%) SAP ERP
10 13 (0.28%) SAP MM
11 11 (0.24%) SAP Business One
12 10 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
13 9 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
14 8 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
15 6 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
16 5 (0.11%) FastStats
16 5 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
17 4 (0.086%) SAP VC
18 3 (0.064%) OpenCart
19 2 (0.043%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 722 (15.48%) AWS
2 628 (13.46%) Azure
3 194 (4.16%) GCP
4 157 (3.37%) Serverless
5 152 (3.26%) SaaS
6 115 (2.47%) GitHub
7 92 (1.97%) Google Analytics
8 82 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
9 74 (1.59%) OpenShift
10 70 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
11 59 (1.27%) PaaS
11 59 (1.27%) Power Platform
12 56 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
13 54 (1.16%) Amazon S3
14 46 (0.99%) Office 365
15 45 (0.96%) npm
16 41 (0.88%) Sage Pay
17 33 (0.71%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 29 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
18 29 (0.62%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (2.04%) Internet
2 52 (1.11%) HTTP
3 24 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 23 (0.49%) Firewall
5 18 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (0.36%) DNS
6 17 (0.36%) Network Security
7 14 (0.30%) WAN
8 13 (0.28%) LAN
9 11 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (0.24%) DHCP
9 11 (0.24%) Wireless
10 8 (0.17%) Cisco ISE
10 8 (0.17%) Cisco Wireless
10 8 (0.17%) FTP
11 7 (0.15%) Intranet
11 7 (0.15%) VPN
11 7 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.13%) MPLS
12 6 (0.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 480 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 423 (9.07%) MySQL
3 177 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 134 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
5 120 (2.57%) MongoDB
6 114 (2.44%) NoSQL
7 92 (1.97%) Big Data
8 78 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
9 64 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 57 (1.22%) Power BI
11 55 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
12 53 (1.14%) Data Lake
13 47 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
14 46 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 45 (0.96%) Redis
16 43 (0.92%) RDBMS
17 42 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
18 32 (0.69%) Hadoop
19 29 (0.62%) Snowflake Schema
20 26 (0.56%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 498 (10.68%) Git (software)
2 413 (8.86%) JIRA
3 285 (6.11%) Jenkins
4 202 (4.33%) Selenium
5 111 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 97 (2.08%) Maven
7 86 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 86 (1.84%) Visual Studio
8 82 (1.76%) JUnit
9 81 (1.74%) Gradle
10 78 (1.67%) Bitbucket
10 78 (1.67%) TeamCity
11 73 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 72 (1.54%) webpack
13 70 (1.50%) SoapUI
14 69 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
15 64 (1.37%) Postman
16 58 (1.24%) gulp
17 56 (1.20%) Grunt
18 50 (1.07%) Mockito
General
1 1,394 (29.89%) Retail
2 581 (12.46%) Marketing
3 418 (8.96%) Finance
4 193 (4.14%) Banking
5 129 (2.77%) Games
6 84 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 73 (1.57%) Public Sector
8 68 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 52 (1.11%) Automotive
10 45 (0.96%) Publishing
11 37 (0.79%) Law
12 35 (0.75%) Front Office
13 31 (0.66%) Back Office
14 30 (0.64%) Electronics
14 30 (0.64%) Legal
15 24 (0.51%) Advertising
15 24 (0.51%) Investment Banking
16 15 (0.32%) Online Betting
17 12 (0.26%) Billing
18 9 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,030 (43.52%) Developer
2 497 (10.66%) Analyst
3 464 (9.95%) Senior Developer
4 369 (7.91%) .NET Developer
5 349 (7.48%) Java Developer
6 332 (7.12%) Architect
7 273 (5.85%) C# Developer
8 256 (5.49%) PHP Developer
9 252 (5.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 249 (5.34%) Project Manager
11 235 (5.04%) E-Commerce Developer
12 234 (5.02%) Business Analyst
13 196 (4.20%) Software Engineer
14 189 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
15 164 (3.52%) Web Developer
16 158 (3.39%) Software Developer
17 150 (3.22%) React Developer
18 146 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
19 145 (3.11%) Magento Developer
20 143 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,012 (21.70%) HTML
2 960 (20.58%) CSS
3 853 (18.29%) .NET
4 546 (11.71%) React
5 462 (9.91%) Node.js
6 421 (9.03%) AngularJS
6 421 (9.03%) jQuery
7 418 (8.96%) ASP.NET
8 315 (6.75%) Web Services
9 312 (6.69%) REST
10 309 (6.63%) Spring
11 304 (6.52%) HTML5
12 249 (5.34%) .NET Core
13 214 (4.59%) XML
14 213 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web API
15 211 (4.52%) Spring Boot
16 202 (4.33%) Sass
17 198 (4.25%) CSS3
18 192 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
19 183 (3.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 511 (10.96%) User Experience
2 401 (8.60%) Mobile App
3 350 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 325 (6.97%) Greenfield Project
5 210 (4.50%) iPad
6 177 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
7 94 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 72 (1.54%) Cloud Native
8 72 (1.54%) Virtual Team
9 69 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 61 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 61 (1.31%) Social Media
11 53 (1.14%) Blog
12 43 (0.92%) Public Cloud
13 40 (0.86%) EPoS
14 34 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
15 29 (0.62%) Data Structures
16 22 (0.47%) Fixed Income
17 21 (0.45%) Data Centre
18 20 (0.43%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 296 (6.35%) Linux
2 190 (4.07%) Android
3 188 (4.03%) Windows
4 176 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 68 (1.46%) Unix
6 62 (1.33%) Windows Server
7 22 (0.47%) Windows 10
8 20 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (0.39%) CentOS
10 13 (0.28%) Mac OS
11 12 (0.26%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.26%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.17%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.064%) Solaris
15 2 (0.043%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.021%) HPUX
16 1 (0.021%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.021%) openSUSE
16 1 (0.021%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,290 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
2 839 (17.99%) Scrum
3 803 (17.22%) TDD
4 707 (15.16%) Microservices
5 683 (14.64%) DevOps
6 576 (12.35%) MVC
7 545 (11.69%) Software Engineering
8 472 (10.12%) Web Development
9 457 (9.80%) BDD
10 450 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
11 448 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
12 430 (9.22%) Mentoring
13 379 (8.13%) Test Automation
14 354 (7.59%) Front End Development
15 349 (7.48%) Analytics
16 338 (7.25%) Project Management
17 323 (6.93%) OO
18 312 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
19 307 (6.58%) CRM
20 270 (5.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,415 (30.34%) JavaScript
2 866 (18.57%) C#
3 827 (17.73%) SQL
4 826 (17.71%) Java
5 518 (11.11%) PHP
6 359 (7.70%) Python
7 138 (2.96%) TypeScript
8 135 (2.89%) Ruby
9 122 (2.62%) Java 8
10 104 (2.23%) Scala
11 83 (1.78%) ES6
12 77 (1.65%) T-SQL
13 73 (1.57%) VB.NET
14 70 (1.50%) Kotlin
15 65 (1.39%) Go
16 60 (1.29%) Apple Swift
17 46 (0.99%) C
18 44 (0.94%) PHP 7
19 43 (0.92%) C++
19 43 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 366 (7.85%) Degree
2 115 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (0.39%) CISSP
3 18 (0.39%) Master's Degree
4 16 (0.34%) ISEB
4 16 (0.34%) ISTQB
5 14 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (0.30%) PhD
5 14 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 13 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (0.28%) Security Cleared
7 12 (0.26%) PMP
8 11 (0.24%) IBM WebSphere Certification
9 9 (0.19%) CCNP
9 9 (0.19%) SAP Certification
10 8 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.13%) CIPD
11 6 (0.13%) MBA
11 6 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 365 (7.83%) QA
2 42 (0.90%) GDPR
3 28 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 23 (0.49%) SLA
5 15 (0.32%) PMO
6 10 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.13%) WCAG
9 5 (0.11%) NIST
10 3 (0.064%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.064%) SEPA
11 2 (0.043%) JTAG
11 2 (0.043%) MiFID
12 1 (0.021%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.021%) COBIT
12 1 (0.021%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.021%) PSD2
System Software
1 444 (9.52%) Docker
2 47 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 40 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.24%) VirtualBox
6 10 (0.21%) Firmware
6 10 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.17%) HDFS
7 8 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.15%) Varnish
9 6 (0.13%) Apache Flume
9 6 (0.13%) LXC
10 5 (0.11%) vSphere
11 4 (0.086%) Cronacle
12 3 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.043%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.043%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.043%) XenApp
13 2 (0.043%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 320 (6.86%) Kubernetes
2 196 (4.20%) Ansible
3 172 (3.69%) Terraform
4 121 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
5 114 (2.44%) Puppet
6 35 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
7 30 (0.64%) Kibana
8 22 (0.47%) Istio
9 20 (0.43%) Nagios
10 19 (0.41%) Knative
11 18 (0.39%) Salt
12 13 (0.28%) Grafana
12 13 (0.28%) SCCM
13 10 (0.21%) Data Guard
14 9 (0.19%) Consul
14 9 (0.19%) Packer
14 9 (0.19%) SCOM
15 6 (0.13%) Oozie
15 6 (0.13%) Prometheus
15 6 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 389 (8.34%) Microsoft
2 280 (6.00%) SAP
3 246 (5.27%) Google
4 243 (5.21%) Oracle
5 234 (5.02%) Salesforce.com
6 216 (4.63%) Adobe
7 205 (4.40%) hybris
8 195 (4.18%) WorldPay
9 112 (2.40%) Sitecore
10 91 (1.95%) Tableau
11 78 (1.67%) FIS
12 75 (1.61%) IBM
13 68 (1.46%) Demandware
14 60 (1.29%) Sage
15 59 (1.27%) Zend
16 54 (1.16%) New Relic
17 50 (1.07%) Atlassian
18 49 (1.05%) ATG
19 46 (0.99%) VMware
20 41 (0.88%) Splunk