Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for EDI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EDI over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 816 863 751
Rank change year-on-year +47 -112 +42
Permanent jobs citing EDI 259 306 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.47% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 175 206 286
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.59% -6.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,875
90th Percentile £76,000 £66,875 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%

EDI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 51,406 65,794 69,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.38% 39.97% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 42,193 54,459 57,815
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing EDI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for EDI in the UK

EDI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EDI.

Salary trend for EDI in the UK

EDI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EDI over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for EDI in the UK

EDI
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 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 +89 243 £42,500 - 33
UK excluding London +40 191 £42,500 +6.25% 29
South East +79 87 £32,500 -38.10% 9
London +105 54 £49,000 -10.91% 9
North of England +27 49 £39,000 +14.71% 6
North West +40 32 £39,000 +13.04% 3
East of England +36 19 £42,500 - 3
Midlands +21 17 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Yorkshire +10 17 £45,000 +38.46% 3
South West 0 17 £41,250 +6.45% 2
East Midlands +25 11 £47,500 +18.75% 2
West Midlands +14 6 £46,250 +40.15% 2
Wales +4 2 £60,000 +20.00% 4

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing EDI 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 EDI.

1 122 (47.10%) SAP
2 91 (35.14%) ERP
3 46 (17.76%) B2B
4 45 (17.37%) CRM
5 44 (16.99%) Manufacturing
6 43 (16.60%) Finance
6 43 (16.60%) XML
7 42 (16.22%) SQL
8 40 (15.44%) Oracle
9 36 (13.90%) ABAP
10 35 (13.51%) SAP S/4HANA
11 34 (13.13%) Project Management
11 34 (13.13%) Logistics
12 31 (11.97%) SAP SD
12 31 (11.97%) JD Edwards
13 29 (11.20%) Microsoft
13 29 (11.20%) Retail
14 28 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (10.81%) SQL Server
14 28 (10.81%) IDoc
15 27 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (10.04%) Java
17 25 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (8.88%) Unix
19 23 (8.88%) FTP
20 22 (8.49%) Middleware
20 22 (8.49%) Process Improvement
21 21 (8.11%) Dynamics 365

EDI
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 13 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.63%) WordPress
3 7 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.93%) Confluence
4 5 (1.93%) MTS
5 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.16%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.77%) IIS
7 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.39%) Apache
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.39%) Camunda
8 1 (0.39%) JBoss
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 35 (13.51%) SAP S/4HANA
2 31 (11.97%) SAP SD
3 18 (6.95%) SAP ERP
4 17 (6.56%) NetSuite
4 17 (6.56%) Oracle ERP
5 14 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (5.41%) SAP EHS
5 14 (5.41%) SAP IBP
6 12 (4.63%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (4.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (4.25%) JDE OneWorld
8 9 (3.47%) SAP Hybris
9 8 (3.09%) SAP MM
10 5 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (1.93%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (1.93%) SAP SCM
11 4 (1.54%) SAP Business One
12 3 (1.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 3 (1.16%) Magento
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.11%) Dynamics 365
2 17 (6.56%) SaaS
3 15 (5.79%) Azure
4 14 (5.41%) Boomi
5 12 (4.63%) Power Platform
6 7 (2.70%) iPaaS
7 6 (2.32%) AWS
8 5 (1.93%) Office 365
9 4 (1.54%) GCP
9 4 (1.54%) PaaS
10 1 (0.39%) AdWords
10 1 (0.39%) Akamai
10 1 (0.39%) Apigee
10 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.39%) G Suite
10 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.88%) FTP
2 5 (1.93%) HTTP
3 4 (1.54%) Firewall
4 3 (1.16%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.16%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.79%) SAP HANA
5 12 (4.63%) Power BI
5 12 (4.63%) QlikView
6 9 (3.47%) JasperReports
7 7 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.93%) MySQL
10 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.39%) Big Data
13 1 (0.39%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.39%) HCatalog
13 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 15 (5.79%) JIRA
2 14 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.25%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.70%) LSMW
5 6 (2.32%) MorphX
6 4 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.16%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.77%) eCATT
9 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.39%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.39%) JMeter
9 1 (0.39%) Selenium
9 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 44 (16.99%) Manufacturing
2 43 (16.60%) Finance
3 29 (11.20%) Retail
4 6 (2.32%) Automotive
5 5 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.54%) Billing
7 3 (1.16%) Advertising
7 3 (1.16%) Banking
7 3 (1.16%) French Language
7 3 (1.16%) German Language
8 2 (0.77%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.77%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.39%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 85 (32.82%) Analyst
2 50 (19.31%) Developer
3 46 (17.76%) Consultant
4 39 (15.06%) SAP Consultant
5 38 (14.67%) SAP Analyst
6 32 (12.36%) Support Analyst
7 22 (8.49%) SAP SD Consultant
8 17 (6.56%) SAP SD Analyst
9 16 (6.18%) Integration Analyst
10 15 (5.79%) Junior
10 15 (5.79%) Junior Analyst
10 15 (5.79%) SAP Support
11 13 (5.02%) SAP Support Analyst
12 12 (4.63%) EDI Analyst
13 11 (4.25%) EDI Specialist
14 10 (3.86%) SAP Support Consultant
14 10 (3.86%) Support Consultant
14 10 (3.86%) XML Developer
15 9 (3.47%) Business Analyst
16 8 (3.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (16.60%) XML
2 28 (10.81%) IDoc
3 22 (8.49%) Middleware
4 20 (7.72%) .NET
5 19 (7.34%) Web Services
6 18 (6.95%) HTML
7 17 (6.56%) SAP ALE
8 16 (6.18%) XSLT
9 15 (5.79%) CSS
9 15 (5.79%) EDIFACT
10 12 (4.63%) SOAP
11 10 (3.86%) SAP PI
11 10 (3.86%) XML Schema
11 10 (3.86%) XSD
12 8 (3.09%) REST
12 8 (3.09%) SAP Basis
13 7 (2.70%) ASP.NET
13 7 (2.70%) BAPI
13 7 (2.70%) Web Dynpro
14 6 (2.32%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.79%) Virtual Team
3 12 (4.63%) Life Science
3 12 (4.63%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.16%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.16%) TRADACOMS
6 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.77%) FMCG
6 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.39%) AS400
7 1 (0.39%) EPoS
7 1 (0.39%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.39%) Replication
7 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.88%) Unix
2 20 (7.72%) Windows
3 19 (7.34%) Linux
4 3 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.39%) AIX
6 1 (0.39%) Android
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (35.14%) ERP
2 46 (17.76%) B2B
3 45 (17.37%) CRM
4 34 (13.13%) Logistics
4 34 (13.13%) Project Management
5 28 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (8.49%) Process Improvement
10 19 (7.34%) Matrix Management
10 19 (7.34%) Matrix Organization
11 18 (6.95%) Change Management
12 17 (6.56%) ITIL
12 17 (6.56%) Workflow
13 14 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (5.02%) Customer Requirements
15 12 (4.63%) IT Strategy
15 12 (4.63%) Master Data Management
15 12 (4.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (16.22%) SQL
2 36 (13.90%) ABAP
3 26 (10.04%) Java
4 18 (6.95%) C#
5 17 (6.56%) JavaScript
6 15 (5.79%) PHP
6 15 (5.79%) Python
7 14 (5.41%) ActionScript
7 14 (5.41%) ActionScript 2.0
7 14 (5.41%) VB
8 12 (4.63%) PL/SQL
8 12 (4.63%) XPath
9 7 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.32%) X++
11 5 (1.93%) C
12 4 (1.54%) SAPscript
13 3 (1.16%) VBA
14 2 (0.77%) Perl
15 1 (0.39%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (6.18%) Degree
2 7 (2.70%) SAP Certification
3 6 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.77%) PMP
5 1 (0.39%) GISP
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB
5 1 (0.39%) MCSA
5 1 (0.39%) MCSE
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.32%) SLA
2 5 (1.93%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.93%) GDPR
3 4 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.39%) ITGC
5 1 (0.39%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Grafana
1 4 (1.54%) Kibana
2 1 (0.39%) Automic
2 1 (0.39%) Oozie
Vendors
1 122 (47.10%) SAP
2 40 (15.44%) Oracle
3 31 (11.97%) JD Edwards
4 29 (11.20%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.41%) Dell
6 11 (4.25%) hybris
7 9 (3.47%) IBM
7 9 (3.47%) JDA
7 9 (3.47%) RedPrairie
8 7 (2.70%) SEEBURGER
9 4 (1.54%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.54%) Talend
9 4 (1.54%) webMethods
10 3 (1.16%) Jitterbit
11 2 (0.77%) PayPal
11 2 (0.77%) Sage
11 2 (0.77%) VMware
12 1 (0.39%) Cognos
12 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.39%) TIBCO