Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 65 48
Rank change year-on-year -13 -17 -8
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 5,972 8,363 9,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.74% 4.65% 5.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 5.07% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4,836 7,040 8,631
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +0.96%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £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 146,225 165,096 168,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.56% 91.88% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115,831 131,154 139,968
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,650 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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 -14 5,720 £52,500 - 1,163
UK excluding London -17 3,107 £45,000 +5.88% 686
London -16 2,733 £62,500 +4.17% 498
South East +8 947 £47,500 +5.56% 147
North of England -22 879 £42,500 +6.25% 256
North West -19 524 £42,500 +4.94% 172
East of England -11 413 £57,500 +4.55% 67
Midlands -37 407 £55,000 +37.50% 119
South West +6 356 £39,000 -2.50% 79
Yorkshire -9 336 £40,000 - 77
West Midlands -42 249 £55,000 +46.67% 56
East Midlands -29 155 £52,500 +16.67% 63
Scotland -5 68 £60,000 +14.29% 10
Wales +2 66 £33,934 -24.59% 11
North East -8 19 £40,000 +18.52% 7
Northern Ireland +1 11 £50,000 +42.86%
Channel Islands - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 2,620 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1,872 (31.35%) JavaScript
3 1,630 (27.29%) HTML
4 1,600 (26.79%) Retail
5 1,495 (25.03%) CSS
6 1,184 (19.83%) .NET
7 1,146 (19.19%) SQL
8 1,114 (18.65%) C#
9 1,020 (17.08%) Java
10 943 (15.79%) Marketing
11 864 (14.47%) Finance
12 831 (13.91%) Scrum
13 799 (13.38%) PHP
14 774 (12.96%) User Experience
15 757 (12.68%) MVC
16 755 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
17 751 (12.58%) TDD
18 715 (11.97%) SQL Server
19 679 (11.37%) Git (software)
20 678 (11.35%) Software Engineering
21 677 (11.34%) jQuery
22 676 (11.32%) Web Development
23 671 (11.24%) DevOps
24 663 (11.10%) Degree
25 661 (11.07%) AngularJS
26 620 (10.38%) Analytics
27 618 (10.35%) HTML5
28 615 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
29 597 (10.00%) Microsoft
30 589 (9.86%) MySQL

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
1 429 (7.18%) CMS
2 163 (2.73%) Apache
3 135 (2.26%) WordPress
4 129 (2.16%) Confluence
5 128 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
6 88 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 88 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 84 (1.41%) Drupal
8 78 (1.31%) Tomcat
9 76 (1.27%) IIS
10 71 (1.19%) Umbraco
11 69 (1.16%) Apache Spark
12 64 (1.07%) Apache Solr
13 61 (1.02%) nginx
14 58 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 47 (0.79%) Kentico
16 46 (0.77%) SharePoint
17 38 (0.64%) JBoss
18 35 (0.59%) EPiServer
19 30 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 134 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 127 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 124 (2.08%) Photoshop
4 66 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 55 (0.92%) InVision
6 52 (0.87%) Chatbot
6 52 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 43 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
8 28 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 27 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
10 12 (0.20%) GIMP
11 9 (0.15%) Weka
12 8 (0.13%) InDesign
13 7 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
13 7 (0.12%) SPSS
14 5 (0.084%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
15 4 (0.067%) Fireworks
15 4 (0.067%) Flinto
16 3 (0.050%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 335 (5.61%) Magento
2 120 (2.01%) SAP Hybris
3 99 (1.66%) Payment Gateway
4 70 (1.17%) NetSuite
5 59 (0.99%) Shopify
6 46 (0.77%) SAP Business One
7 31 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
8 27 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
9 21 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
9 21 (0.35%) SDL Web 8
10 9 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
10 9 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (0.13%) osCommerce
12 7 (0.12%) FastStats
12 7 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
12 7 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
12 7 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 7 (0.12%) SAP ERP
13 5 (0.084%) Sage 200
13 5 (0.084%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 755 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
2 546 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 187 (3.13%) SaaS
4 174 (2.91%) Google Analytics
5 110 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 82 (1.37%) GitHub
7 64 (1.07%) npm
8 61 (1.02%) Serverless
9 52 (0.87%) AdWords
9 52 (0.87%) PaaS
10 45 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
10 45 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
11 39 (0.65%) IaaS
12 38 (0.64%) OpenShift
13 34 (0.57%) Office 365
14 32 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
15 28 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
16 25 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
16 25 (0.42%) Google Tag Manager
17 23 (0.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 117 (1.96%) Internet
2 92 (1.54%) Firewall
3 84 (1.41%) HTTP
4 62 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 57 (0.95%) DNS
6 54 (0.90%) WAN
7 46 (0.77%) LAN
7 46 (0.77%) VPN
8 39 (0.65%) SSL
9 30 (0.50%) Network Security
10 26 (0.44%) NFC
11 22 (0.37%) BGP
12 18 (0.30%) MPLS
12 18 (0.30%) VLAN
13 17 (0.28%) DHCP
14 16 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (0.25%) NetScaler
15 15 (0.25%) OSPF
16 14 (0.23%) SAN
17 13 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 715 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 589 (9.86%) MySQL
3 221 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 207 (3.47%) Relational Database
5 187 (3.13%) Big Data
6 186 (3.11%) MongoDB
7 141 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
8 103 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
9 99 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 94 (1.57%) Hadoop
10 94 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 74 (1.24%) RDBMS
12 66 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 65 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
14 61 (1.02%) Blockchain
14 61 (1.02%) Redis
15 54 (0.90%) Power BI
16 43 (0.72%) Apache Hive
17 36 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 33 (0.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 679 (11.37%) Git (software)
2 419 (7.02%) JIRA
3 331 (5.54%) Jenkins
4 209 (3.50%) Selenium
5 129 (2.16%) Subversion
6 127 (2.13%) Maven
7 126 (2.11%) gulp
8 124 (2.08%) TeamCity
9 109 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 107 (1.79%) webpack
11 105 (1.76%) Visual Studio
12 102 (1.71%) Cucumber
13 95 (1.59%) JUnit
14 81 (1.36%) Grunt
15 71 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 63 (1.05%) WebDriver
17 58 (0.97%) JMeter
18 57 (0.95%) SoapUI
19 52 (0.87%) NUnit
20 48 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1,600 (26.79%) Retail
2 943 (15.79%) Marketing
3 864 (14.47%) Finance
4 218 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 199 (3.33%) Banking
6 157 (2.63%) Games
7 147 (2.46%) Manufacturing
8 112 (1.88%) Advertising
9 109 (1.83%) Electronics
10 92 (1.54%) Law
11 81 (1.36%) Back Office
12 70 (1.17%) Front Office
13 68 (1.14%) Publishing
14 59 (0.99%) Automotive
15 48 (0.80%) Investment Banking
16 37 (0.62%) Retail Banking
17 36 (0.60%) Legal
18 26 (0.44%) Billing
19 25 (0.42%) Multimedia
20 21 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,361 (39.53%) Developer
2 533 (8.92%) Senior Developer
3 479 (8.02%) .NET Developer
4 468 (7.84%) Analyst
5 426 (7.13%) C# Developer
6 421 (7.05%) Architect
7 377 (6.31%) Java Developer
8 362 (6.06%) PHP Developer
9 330 (5.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 291 (4.87%) Project Manager
11 283 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
12 267 (4.47%) Web Developer
13 221 (3.70%) Business Analyst
14 216 (3.62%) E-Commerce Manager
15 215 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
16 212 (3.55%) Software Developer
17 201 (3.37%) Software Engineer
18 185 (3.10%) Full Stack Developer
19 184 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
20 169 (2.83%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,630 (27.29%) HTML
2 1,495 (25.03%) CSS
3 1,184 (19.83%) .NET
4 677 (11.34%) jQuery
5 661 (11.07%) AngularJS
6 618 (10.35%) HTML5
7 549 (9.19%) React
8 531 (8.89%) ASP.NET
9 504 (8.44%) Web Services
10 441 (7.38%) CSS3
11 399 (6.68%) Spring
12 394 (6.60%) Node.js
13 388 (6.50%) REST
14 319 (5.34%) RESTful
15 316 (5.29%) XML
16 276 (4.62%) Sass
17 263 (4.40%) SOAP
18 262 (4.39%) JSON
19 252 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC
20 235 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 774 (12.96%) User Experience
2 501 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 272 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 271 (4.54%) Greenfield Project
5 228 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
6 197 (3.30%) Fintech
7 174 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
8 114 (1.91%) Social Media
9 82 (1.37%) Virtual Team
10 81 (1.36%) iPad
11 76 (1.27%) Algorithms
12 70 (1.17%) Client/Server
13 69 (1.16%) Data Centre
14 68 (1.14%) Data Structures
15 63 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 62 (1.04%) Public Cloud
17 60 (1.00%) Management Information System
18 46 (0.77%) Graphic Design
19 45 (0.75%) Digital Media
20 42 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 515 (8.62%) Linux
2 290 (4.86%) Windows
3 188 (3.15%) Android
4 171 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 152 (2.55%) Unix
6 92 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 42 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 27 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (0.33%) Windows 10
10 18 (0.30%) AIX
10 18 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (0.27%) CentOS
13 13 (0.22%) Debian
14 11 (0.18%) CoreOS
15 10 (0.17%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.12%) DC/OS
16 7 (0.12%) Mesosphere
16 7 (0.12%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,620 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
2 831 (13.91%) Scrum
3 757 (12.68%) MVC
4 751 (12.58%) TDD
5 678 (11.35%) Software Engineering
6 676 (11.32%) Web Development
7 671 (11.24%) DevOps
8 620 (10.38%) Analytics
9 615 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
10 574 (9.61%) Microservices
11 477 (7.99%) Project Management
12 464 (7.77%) Test Automation
13 455 (7.62%) Front End Development
14 441 (7.38%) SDLC
15 422 (7.07%) OO
16 404 (6.76%) Mentoring
17 392 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
18 368 (6.16%) BDD
18 368 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
19 367 (6.15%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1,872 (31.35%) JavaScript
2 1,146 (19.19%) SQL
3 1,114 (18.65%) C#
4 1,020 (17.08%) Java
5 799 (13.38%) PHP
6 414 (6.93%) Python
7 232 (3.88%) T-SQL
8 133 (2.23%) Java 8
9 126 (2.11%) ES6
10 107 (1.79%) Ruby
10 107 (1.79%) TypeScript
11 96 (1.61%) Perl
12 95 (1.59%) Bash Shell
13 83 (1.39%) C
14 80 (1.34%) C++
15 76 (1.27%) Go
15 76 (1.27%) PowerShell
16 69 (1.16%) Scala
17 62 (1.04%) Apple Swift
18 51 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 663 (11.10%) Degree
2 192 (3.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (0.74%) ISTQB
4 43 (0.72%) ISEB
5 32 (0.54%) CISSP
6 26 (0.44%) Master's Degree
7 24 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (0.32%) PhD
9 17 (0.28%) PMP
10 16 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 16 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 15 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (0.23%) CCNP
13 12 (0.20%) MCSE
14 11 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.18%) SC Cleared
14 11 (0.18%) Security Cleared
15 10 (0.17%) MBA
15 10 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
16 9 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 516 (8.64%) QA
2 65 (1.09%) GDPR
3 48 (0.80%) SLA
4 40 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 40 (0.67%) PMO
5 31 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (0.25%) COBIT
8 6 (0.10%) PA-DSS
9 5 (0.084%) NIST 800
9 5 (0.084%) PSD2
10 4 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.033%) IFRS
11 2 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.033%) MiFID
11 2 (0.033%) WCAG
12 1 (0.017%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.017%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.017%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 345 (5.78%) Docker
2 83 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 60 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.37%) vSphere
5 19 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (0.30%) HDFS
7 15 (0.25%) Firmware
7 15 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 13 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (0.20%) Varnish
10 11 (0.18%) Ceph
11 10 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (0.15%) iptables
13 7 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 7 (0.12%) XenApp
14 6 (0.10%) Xen
15 4 (0.067%) Time Sharing Option
15 4 (0.067%) VMware NSX
15 4 (0.067%) XenServer
16 3 (0.050%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 202 (3.38%) Kubernetes
2 123 (2.06%) Ansible
3 112 (1.88%) Puppet
4 90 (1.51%) Terraform
5 75 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (0.39%) ZABBIX
7 19 (0.32%) HAProxy
8 18 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (0.28%) SCCM
10 15 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
11 14 (0.23%) Grafana
11 14 (0.23%) Kibana
11 14 (0.23%) Prometheus
12 13 (0.22%) logstash
13 11 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
13 11 (0.18%) Packer
14 9 (0.15%) Graphite
14 9 (0.15%) Nagios
15 7 (0.12%) Control-M
15 7 (0.12%) Mesos
Vendors
1 597 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 446 (7.47%) Oracle
3 363 (6.08%) Google
4 361 (6.04%) SAP
5 284 (4.76%) hybris
6 213 (3.57%) Adobe
7 143 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
8 132 (2.21%) Sitecore
9 106 (1.77%) VMware
10 98 (1.64%) ATG
11 97 (1.62%) Zend
12 92 (1.54%) WorldPay
13 88 (1.47%) IBM
14 84 (1.41%) Demandware
15 58 (0.97%) Tableau
16 55 (0.92%) Sage
17 54 (0.90%) Xamarin
18 53 (0.89%) Cisco
19 43 (0.72%) Infor
20 37 (0.62%) Citrix