Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 743 880 857
Rank change year-on-year +137 -23 -56
Permanent jobs citing EDI 95 235 361
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 69 174 259
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £76,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,723 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.31% -5.88% +1.80%

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 31,484 56,170 72,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.93% 37.97% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26,021 46,272 60,186
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for EDI in the UK

EDI
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing EDI.

Salary trend for EDI in the UK

EDI
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing EDI over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for EDI in the UK

EDI
Top 14 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 8 July 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 +127 84 £45,000 +5.88% 18
UK excluding London +146 74 £41,723 +4.31% 20
Midlands +118 26 £45,000 +25.00% 7
South East +108 21 £32,500 -18.75% 1
West Midlands +105 21 £45,000 - 4
London +145 12 £45,000 -8.16% 4
East of England +80 10 £32,500 -27.78% 2
North of England +117 9 £47,500 +46.15% 2
North West +81 6 £29,500 -9.23% 1
South West +80 6 £55,000 +33.33% 2
East Midlands +61 5 £51,250 +42.36% 3
Yorkshire +106 3 £55,000 +15.79%
Work from Home +64 3 £27,500 -67.65% 2
Scotland - 2 £27,500 - 4

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 33 (34.74%) SAP
2 28 (29.47%) ERP
3 24 (25.26%) Finance
4 21 (22.11%) SQL
5 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 19 (20.00%) CRM
6 18 (18.95%) Manufacturing
7 17 (17.89%) Oracle
8 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
8 14 (14.74%) DevOps
9 13 (13.68%) Azure
10 12 (12.63%) EDIFACT
10 12 (12.63%) .NET
10 12 (12.63%) XML
10 12 (12.63%) Unix
11 11 (11.58%) B2B
11 11 (11.58%) Linux
11 11 (11.58%) Project Management
11 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (10.53%) Web Services
12 10 (10.53%) Java
12 10 (10.53%) C#
13 9 (9.47%) C
13 9 (9.47%) JavaScript
13 9 (9.47%) FTP
13 9 (9.47%) JD Edwards
13 9 (9.47%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (9.47%) JIRA
13 9 (9.47%) Mentoring
13 9 (9.47%) Problem-Solving

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 2 (2.11%) Confluence
1 2 (2.11%) Gentran
1 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.05%) CICS
2 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (8.42%) NetSuite
2 8 (8.42%) SAP SD
3 6 (6.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (3.16%) ResourceLink
5 3 (3.16%) SAP ERP
5 3 (3.16%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.05%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (1.05%) Magento
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.05%) Primavera
7 1 (1.05%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.68%) Azure
2 8 (8.42%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (4.21%) SaaS
4 3 (3.16%) AWS
4 3 (3.16%) iPaaS
4 3 (3.16%) PaaS
4 3 (3.16%) Smartsheet
5 2 (2.11%) Office 365
5 2 (2.11%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) FTP
2 4 (4.21%) HTTP
3 2 (2.11%) RFID
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.21%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.16%) SAP BW
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.11%) JasperReports
5 2 (2.11%) Power BI
5 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.05%) DB2
6 1 (1.05%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) JIRA
2 5 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.16%) LSMW
5 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.11%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.11%) NUnit
5 2 (2.11%) Subversion
5 2 (2.11%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.05%) eCATT
6 1 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 18 (18.95%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) Developer
2 22 (23.16%) Analyst
3 13 (13.68%) Administrator
4 12 (12.63%) EDI Administrator
5 11 (11.58%) EDI Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) Consultant
6 7 (7.37%) EDI Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.32%) EDI Specialist
7 6 (6.32%) IT Manager
7 6 (6.32%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) IT Support
8 5 (5.26%) Junior
8 5 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) SAP Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Support Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.21%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.63%) .NET
1 12 (12.63%) EDIFACT
1 12 (12.63%) XML
2 10 (10.53%) Web Services
3 7 (7.37%) IDoc
4 6 (6.32%) HTML
4 6 (6.32%) HTML5
4 6 (6.32%) SAP ALE
5 5 (5.26%) SAP PI
6 4 (4.21%) .NET Core
6 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (4.21%) CSS
6 4 (4.21%) CSS3
6 4 (4.21%) jQuery
7 3 (3.16%) BAPI
7 3 (3.16%) Middleware
7 3 (3.16%) REST
8 2 (2.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.37%) TRADACOMS
3 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.16%) PMI
4 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.11%) FMCG
4 2 (2.11%) Life Science
4 2 (2.11%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.05%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Unix
2 11 (11.58%) Linux
3 7 (7.37%) Windows
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) ERP
2 19 (20.00%) CRM
3 14 (14.74%) DevOps
4 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.58%) B2B
4 11 (11.58%) Project Management
5 9 (9.47%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (8.42%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.42%) Logistics
7 7 (7.37%) ITIL
7 7 (7.37%) Project Delivery
7 7 (7.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (6.32%) IT Strategy
8 6 (6.32%) Requirements Gathering
9 5 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.26%) Process Improvement
9 5 (5.26%) Time Management
9 5 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.11%) SQL
2 10 (10.53%) C#
2 10 (10.53%) Java
3 9 (9.47%) C
3 9 (9.47%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.26%) ActionScript
4 5 (5.26%) ActionScript 2.0
4 5 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.26%) VBA
5 4 (4.21%) ABAP
6 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.16%) VB
7 2 (2.11%) VBScript
8 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.05%) COBOL
8 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.05%) SQR
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.11%) HND
4 1 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) GDPR
2 3 (3.16%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.11%) PMO
4 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.05%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Grafana
1 1 (1.05%) Kibana
Vendors
1 33 (34.74%) SAP
2 17 (17.89%) Oracle
3 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.47%) JD Edwards
5 5 (5.26%) SEEBURGER
6 3 (3.16%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.16%) Northgate
6 3 (3.16%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.16%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.11%) IBM
7 2 (2.11%) IFS
7 2 (2.11%) JDA
7 2 (2.11%) RedPrairie
8 1 (1.05%) Apple
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco
8 1 (1.05%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.05%) Sage
8 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.05%) Talend
8 1 (1.05%) webMethods