Period
to 20 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 63 47
Rank change year-on-year -18 -16 -6
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 5,514 8,285 9,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.64% 4.69% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 5.10% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4,357 7,026 8,222
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% 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 138,888 162,355 159,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.75% 91.84% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 109,515 131,738 131,606
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 20 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 -16 5,264 £55,000 +4.76% 1,169
UK excluding London -26 2,784 £45,000 +5.88% 733
London -20 2,590 £62,500 +2.04% 455
South East 0 838 £50,000 +11.11% 119
North of England -32 751 £42,500 +6.25% 304
North West -26 458 £45,000 +9.76% 186
Midlands -36 389 £55,000 +37.50% 137
East of England -17 376 £57,500 -4.17% 88
South West +5 339 £39,500 -1.25% 67
Yorkshire -23 282 £40,000 - 103
West Midlands -50 211 £55,000 +46.67% 69
East Midlands -5 174 £50,000 +17.65% 68
Scotland +1 80 £40,500 +1.25% 9
Wales +40 57 £33,934 -8.29% 7
North East -9 11 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Northern Ireland -16 5 £50,000 +21.21% 4
Channel Islands - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 2,519 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1,710 (31.01%) JavaScript
3 1,513 (27.44%) Retail
4 1,494 (27.09%) HTML
5 1,414 (25.64%) CSS
6 1,110 (20.13%) SQL
7 1,043 (18.92%) .NET
8 1,018 (18.46%) C#
9 878 (15.92%) Java
10 834 (15.13%) User Experience
11 827 (15.00%) Marketing
12 801 (14.53%) PHP
13 786 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
14 763 (13.84%) Scrum
15 692 (12.55%) Finance
16 690 (12.51%) Software Engineering
17 670 (12.15%) MVC
18 649 (11.77%) Git (software)
19 641 (11.62%) TDD
20 637 (11.55%) SQL Server
21 622 (11.28%) DevOps
22 606 (10.99%) Web Development
23 601 (10.90%) Degree
24 595 (10.79%) AngularJS
25 565 (10.25%) Microsoft Azure
26 562 (10.19%) MySQL
27 560 (10.16%) jQuery
28 554 (10.05%) Analytics
29 533 (9.67%) HTML5
30 522 (9.47%) ASP.NET

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
1 431 (7.82%) CMS
2 158 (2.87%) Apache
3 138 (2.50%) Confluence
4 116 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
5 115 (2.09%) WordPress
6 109 (1.98%) IIS
7 85 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 80 (1.45%) Drupal
8 80 (1.45%) WebSphere
9 72 (1.31%) nginx
9 72 (1.31%) Umbraco
10 67 (1.22%) Apache Spark
11 55 (1.00%) Tomcat
12 54 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 49 (0.89%) Apache Solr
14 42 (0.76%) EPiServer
15 40 (0.73%) Kentico
16 37 (0.67%) SharePoint
17 27 (0.49%) Marvel
17 27 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 101 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 101 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
2 88 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 80 (1.45%) Chatbot
4 77 (1.40%) InVision
5 55 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 40 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 39 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
8 32 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 32 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
9 14 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
10 12 (0.22%) Flinto
11 9 (0.16%) InDesign
11 9 (0.16%) Pixate
11 9 (0.16%) Weka
12 4 (0.073%) GIMP
12 4 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.054%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.036%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 407 (7.38%) Magento
2 110 (1.99%) Payment Gateway
3 86 (1.56%) SAP Hybris
4 56 (1.02%) Shopify
5 22 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.40%) NetSuite
6 21 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
7 19 (0.34%) SDL Web 8
8 12 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
9 11 (0.20%) WebTrends
10 10 (0.18%) osCommerce
10 10 (0.18%) SAP ERP
11 9 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
12 7 (0.13%) SAP Business One
13 6 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
14 4 (0.073%) Odoo
14 4 (0.073%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 3 (0.054%) FastStats
16 2 (0.036%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 786 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
2 565 (10.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 179 (3.25%) SaaS
4 170 (3.08%) Google Analytics
4 170 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 96 (1.74%) GitHub
6 61 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
7 59 (1.07%) Serverless
8 55 (1.00%) IaaS
9 52 (0.94%) PaaS
10 48 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
10 48 (0.87%) npm
11 42 (0.76%) AdWords
12 39 (0.71%) OpenShift
13 37 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
14 32 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
14 32 (0.58%) Office 365
15 31 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
16 29 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
17 25 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (2.18%) Internet
2 75 (1.36%) Firewall
2 75 (1.36%) HTTP
3 61 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 59 (1.07%) WAN
5 52 (0.94%) DNS
6 45 (0.82%) LAN
7 38 (0.69%) SSL
8 32 (0.58%) VPN
9 27 (0.49%) NFC
10 26 (0.47%) Network Security
11 21 (0.38%) VLAN
12 18 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (0.31%) DHCP
14 14 (0.25%) BGP
15 12 (0.22%) Intranet
15 12 (0.22%) SAN
15 12 (0.22%) Skype
16 11 (0.20%) MPLS
16 11 (0.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 637 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 562 (10.19%) MySQL
3 193 (3.50%) Relational Database
4 169 (3.06%) NoSQL
5 156 (2.83%) Big Data
6 151 (2.74%) MongoDB
7 133 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 88 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 85 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 80 (1.45%) Hadoop
11 66 (1.20%) RDBMS
11 66 (1.20%) Redis
12 64 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
13 62 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
13 62 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 56 (1.02%) Power BI
15 45 (0.82%) Blockchain
16 34 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
17 32 (0.58%) MariaDB
18 27 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 649 (11.77%) Git (software)
2 382 (6.93%) JIRA
3 276 (5.01%) Jenkins
4 183 (3.32%) Selenium
5 114 (2.07%) gulp
6 113 (2.05%) Subversion
6 113 (2.05%) TeamCity
7 111 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 105 (1.90%) Visual Studio
9 98 (1.78%) webpack
10 93 (1.69%) Cucumber
11 87 (1.58%) Maven
12 78 (1.41%) Grunt
13 70 (1.27%) JUnit
14 65 (1.18%) WebDriver
15 59 (1.07%) Axure RP
15 59 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
16 53 (0.96%) SoapUI
17 50 (0.91%) JMeter
18 42 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1,513 (27.44%) Retail
2 827 (15.00%) Marketing
3 692 (12.55%) Finance
4 206 (3.74%) Banking
5 188 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 140 (2.54%) Games
7 135 (2.45%) Manufacturing
8 101 (1.83%) Law
9 96 (1.74%) Advertising
10 83 (1.51%) Electronics
11 65 (1.18%) Back Office
12 64 (1.16%) Publishing
13 61 (1.11%) Front Office
14 45 (0.82%) Retail Banking
15 40 (0.73%) Legal
16 38 (0.69%) Automotive
17 31 (0.56%) Investment Banking
18 22 (0.40%) Multimedia
19 19 (0.34%) Online Betting
20 14 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2,153 (39.05%) Developer
2 530 (9.61%) Senior Developer
3 491 (8.90%) Analyst
4 438 (7.94%) .NET Developer
5 397 (7.20%) Architect
6 373 (6.76%) C# Developer
6 373 (6.76%) PHP Developer
7 305 (5.53%) Java Developer
8 304 (5.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 260 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 247 (4.48%) Web Developer
11 233 (4.23%) Project Manager
12 228 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
13 227 (4.12%) Business Analyst
14 196 (3.55%) Designer
15 183 (3.32%) Software Engineer
16 180 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
17 178 (3.23%) Software Developer
18 176 (3.19%) E-Commerce Manager
19 170 (3.08%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,494 (27.09%) HTML
2 1,414 (25.64%) CSS
3 1,043 (18.92%) .NET
4 595 (10.79%) AngularJS
5 560 (10.16%) jQuery
6 533 (9.67%) HTML5
7 522 (9.47%) ASP.NET
8 503 (9.12%) React
9 411 (7.45%) Web Services
10 362 (6.57%) CSS3
11 358 (6.49%) Node.js
12 355 (6.44%) REST
13 331 (6.00%) Spring
14 302 (5.48%) XML
15 261 (4.73%) JSON
16 241 (4.37%) RESTful
17 227 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
18 218 (3.95%) Sass
19 207 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
20 194 (3.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 834 (15.13%) User Experience
2 460 (8.34%) Analytical Skills
3 257 (4.66%) Greenfield Project
4 255 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 221 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
6 161 (2.92%) Fintech
7 126 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 100 (1.81%) Social Media
9 84 (1.52%) Virtual Team
10 68 (1.23%) Public Cloud
11 64 (1.16%) Algorithms
11 64 (1.16%) iPad
12 55 (1.00%) Data Structures
13 51 (0.92%) Client/Server
14 48 (0.87%) Data Centre
14 48 (0.87%) FMCG
15 47 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 44 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
17 41 (0.74%) Management Information System
18 40 (0.73%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 468 (8.49%) Linux
2 260 (4.72%) Windows
3 211 (3.83%) Android
4 197 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 132 (2.39%) Unix
6 82 (1.49%) Windows Server
7 33 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 28 (0.51%) Windows 10
9 25 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (0.31%) DC/OS
11 17 (0.31%) Mesosphere
12 15 (0.27%) Windows XP
13 11 (0.20%) AIX
13 11 (0.20%) CentOS
13 11 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 11 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.18%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.16%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,519 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 763 (13.84%) Scrum
3 690 (12.51%) Software Engineering
4 670 (12.15%) MVC
5 641 (11.62%) TDD
6 622 (11.28%) DevOps
7 606 (10.99%) Web Development
8 554 (10.05%) Analytics
9 522 (9.47%) Microservices
10 519 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
11 457 (8.29%) Front End Development
12 447 (8.11%) Project Management
13 440 (7.98%) Mentoring
14 437 (7.93%) Test Automation
15 359 (6.51%) OO
16 350 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
17 338 (6.13%) Computer Science
18 334 (6.06%) SDLC
19 331 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
20 314 (5.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,710 (31.01%) JavaScript
2 1,110 (20.13%) SQL
3 1,018 (18.46%) C#
4 878 (15.92%) Java
5 801 (14.53%) PHP
6 373 (6.76%) Python
7 201 (3.65%) T-SQL
8 122 (2.21%) ES6
9 121 (2.19%) Java 8
9 121 (2.19%) Ruby
10 105 (1.90%) TypeScript
11 100 (1.81%) Apple Swift
12 83 (1.51%) Bash Shell
13 81 (1.47%) C
13 81 (1.47%) Scala
14 80 (1.45%) C++
15 75 (1.36%) Go
16 73 (1.32%) PowerShell
17 58 (1.05%) Perl
18 51 (0.92%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 601 (10.90%) Degree
2 165 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (0.91%) ISTQB
4 40 (0.73%) ISEB
5 33 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 29 (0.53%) CISSP
7 23 (0.42%) Master's Degree
8 19 (0.34%) PMI Certification
9 18 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 18 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
11 16 (0.29%) SANS
12 13 (0.24%) PhD
12 13 (0.24%) PMP
13 12 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.20%) CCNP
15 10 (0.18%) CHECK Team Leader
15 10 (0.18%) CREST Certified
15 10 (0.18%) OSCP
15 10 (0.18%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 455 (8.25%) QA
2 56 (1.02%) GDPR
3 47 (0.85%) SLA
4 30 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 29 (0.53%) PMO
6 24 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 14 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.20%) COBIT
9 10 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.091%) Actionable Recommendations
10 5 (0.091%) SEPA
11 4 (0.073%) PSD2
12 3 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.054%) NIST 800
12 3 (0.054%) PA-DSS
12 3 (0.054%) WCAG
13 2 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.036%) MiFID
13 2 (0.036%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.018%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 399 (7.24%) Docker
2 81 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 44 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.42%) Varnish
5 20 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.36%) vSphere
6 12 (0.22%) HDFS
7 9 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (0.16%) iptables
7 9 (0.16%) NFS
8 8 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.11%) Firmware
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.091%) Ceph
10 5 (0.091%) XenApp
11 4 (0.073%) Time Sharing Option
11 4 (0.073%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.073%) Xen
11 4 (0.073%) XenServer
12 3 (0.054%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 226 (4.10%) Kubernetes
2 132 (2.39%) Ansible
3 106 (1.92%) Terraform
4 100 (1.81%) Puppet
5 96 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (0.33%) SCCM
7 16 (0.29%) ZABBIX
8 15 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
9 14 (0.25%) Consul
9 14 (0.25%) HAProxy
10 13 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (0.24%) SCOM
11 11 (0.20%) Mesos
11 11 (0.20%) Prometheus
12 10 (0.18%) Nagios
13 9 (0.16%) Grafana
13 9 (0.16%) Kibana
14 8 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 8 (0.15%) FortiGate
14 8 (0.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 511 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 385 (6.98%) Google
3 333 (6.04%) Oracle
4 243 (4.41%) SAP
5 226 (4.10%) hybris
6 217 (3.94%) Adobe
7 134 (2.43%) Sitecore
8 126 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
9 112 (2.03%) Zend
10 101 (1.83%) WorldPay
11 92 (1.67%) VMware
12 87 (1.58%) Demandware
13 74 (1.34%) ATG
14 72 (1.31%) IBM
15 63 (1.14%) Tableau
16 41 (0.74%) Cisco
17 35 (0.63%) Citrix
18 31 (0.56%) Xamarin
19 29 (0.53%) Hyperion
20 28 (0.51%) Apple