Period
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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 893 717 759
Rank change year-on-year -176 +42 +141
Permanent jobs citing EDI 383 259 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.59% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 297 207 63
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £40,371 £36,875 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,960 £46,713 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +16.78% -5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £44,345 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.75% +10.86% -

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 73,940 43,862 31,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.69% 40.69% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30,488 30,153 25,926
10th Percentile £37,885 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for EDI in the UK

EDI
Top 15 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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -131 334 £50,960 +7.28% 35
UK excluding London -97 242 £50,000 +12.75% 32
Work from Home -228 151 £52,500 +5.00% 7
South East -28 112 £50,845 +22.52% 7
London -198 92 £55,000 +7.84% 4
Midlands -50 46 £50,000 +11.11% 15
North of England -88 42 £53,000 +11.58% 1
West Midlands -35 32 £50,000 +14.29% 8
North West -60 28 £53,000 -20.90%
South West -12 25 £40,000 +46.79% 7
East Midlands -38 14 £50,000 -1.96% 6
Yorkshire -73 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East of England -89 10 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Wales - 6 £55,000 -
Northern Ireland -25 1 £27,500 -21.43%

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 154 (40.21%) Social Skills
2 129 (33.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 122 (31.85%) ERP
4 114 (29.77%) Agile
5 105 (27.42%) SQL
6 98 (25.59%) Project Management
7 96 (25.07%) Degree
8 95 (24.80%) Microsoft
9 84 (21.93%) Change Management
10 76 (19.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 75 (19.58%) Coaching
12 68 (17.75%) Sun
13 67 (17.49%) JavaScript
14 61 (15.93%) Mentoring
15 58 (15.14%) Finance
16 57 (14.88%) DBS Check
17 55 (14.36%) XML
18 52 (13.58%) SAP
18 52 (13.58%) ITIL
18 52 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
19 49 (12.79%) Business Analysis
19 49 (12.79%) Use Case
20 48 (12.53%) Microsoft 365
20 48 (12.53%) Manufacturing
21 46 (12.01%) Logistics
21 46 (12.01%) Change Control
21 46 (12.01%) User Stories
22 45 (11.75%) Business Intelligence
23 44 (11.49%) SQL Server
23 44 (11.49%) Git (software)

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 26 (6.79%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.53%) Confluence
3 6 (1.57%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.31%) Kinematics
5 4 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Drupal
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (6.01%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.31%) 3ds Max
4 5 (1.31%) Blender
4 5 (1.31%) CATIA
4 5 (1.31%) Fusion 360
4 5 (1.31%) Maya
4 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.31%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 28 (7.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (6.79%) SAP S/4HANA
3 19 (4.96%) NetSuite
4 9 (2.35%) SAP Business One
4 9 (2.35%) SAP VC
5 7 (1.83%) Primavera
6 6 (1.57%) SAP R/3
7 5 (1.31%) SAP CO
7 5 (1.31%) SAP FI
7 5 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (1.31%) Shopify
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (1.04%) Sage X3
8 4 (1.04%) SAP CRM
8 4 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.78%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.78%) SAP EWM
9 3 (0.78%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.78%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.53%) Microsoft 365
2 37 (9.66%) Azure
3 24 (6.27%) Power Platform
4 20 (5.22%) Boomi
5 18 (4.70%) SaaS
6 16 (4.18%) Dynamics 365
7 13 (3.39%) AWS
8 12 (3.13%) SAP Commerce Cloud
9 11 (2.87%) Azure Logic Apps
10 10 (2.61%) Azure AKS
10 10 (2.61%) Azure Functions
10 10 (2.61%) Serverless
11 9 (2.35%) OneDrive
12 8 (2.09%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (1.83%) Amazon S3
14 6 (1.57%) GCP
15 5 (1.31%) Power Automate
15 5 (1.31%) PowerApps
16 4 (1.04%) Oracle Service Cloud
17 3 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.92%) FTP
2 11 (2.87%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.57%) HTTP
4 5 (1.31%) Bluetooth
4 5 (1.31%) WAN
5 4 (1.04%) Firewall
5 4 (1.04%) LAN
5 4 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.78%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.78%) VoIP
7 2 (0.52%) Intranet
7 2 (0.52%) RS-232
7 2 (0.52%) RS-485
8 1 (0.26%) PPP
8 1 (0.26%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.26%) SSL
8 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.96%) Power BI
3 16 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.13%) SAP HANA
5 12 (3.13%) Tableau
6 9 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (2.09%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.52%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.26%) Big Data
10 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.26%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.26%) MS Access
10 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 32 (8.36%) JIRA
3 22 (5.74%) Subversion
4 5 (1.31%) Mocha
5 4 (1.04%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.26%) Maven
General
1 154 (40.21%) Social Skills
2 129 (33.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 58 (15.14%) Finance
4 48 (12.53%) Manufacturing
5 27 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (5.74%) Retail
7 21 (5.48%) Public Sector
8 18 (4.70%) Marketing
9 15 (3.92%) Presentation Skills
10 14 (3.66%) Automotive
10 14 (3.66%) Legal
11 12 (3.13%) Publishing
12 11 (2.87%) Back Office
12 11 (2.87%) Games
12 11 (2.87%) Influencing Skills
13 9 (2.35%) Banking
14 6 (1.57%) Organisational Skills
15 4 (1.04%) Dutch Language
15 4 (1.04%) Electronics
15 4 (1.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 88 (22.98%) Analyst
2 73 (19.06%) Developer
3 35 (9.14%) Business Analyst
4 33 (8.62%) Project Manager
5 25 (6.53%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 24 (6.27%) ERP Developer
7 21 (5.48%) ICT Manager
7 21 (5.48%) ICT Project Manager
7 21 (5.48%) Senior ICT Project Manager
7 21 (5.48%) Senior Manager
7 21 (5.48%) Senior Project Manager
7 21 (5.48%) Software Engineer
8 20 (5.22%) Senior Developer
9 16 (4.18%) Head of Operations
10 14 (3.66%) Product Manager
11 13 (3.39%) Programme Manager
11 13 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
11 13 (3.39%) Technical Business Analyst
12 12 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
12 12 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (14.36%) XML
2 43 (11.23%) CSS
2 43 (11.23%) HTML
3 36 (9.40%) .NET
4 20 (5.22%) JSON
5 16 (4.18%) Kafka
6 15 (3.92%) EDIFACT
6 15 (3.92%) IDoc
6 15 (3.92%) Web Services
7 14 (3.66%) AngularJS
7 14 (3.66%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 14 (3.66%) XSLT
8 11 (2.87%) SOAP
9 10 (2.61%) CSS3
9 10 (2.61%) Django
9 10 (2.61%) Flask
9 10 (2.61%) HTML5
9 10 (2.61%) jQuery
9 10 (2.61%) Qt
9 10 (2.61%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.44%) User Experience
2 38 (9.92%) NHS
3 34 (8.88%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (7.57%) Management Information System
5 24 (6.27%) FMCG
6 22 (5.74%) Robotics
7 10 (2.61%) Grid Computing
8 9 (2.35%) PMI
9 8 (2.09%) Low-Code
10 6 (1.57%) Hackathon
10 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.57%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.31%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.31%) Animation
11 5 (1.31%) iSeries
11 5 (1.31%) SCADA
11 5 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.04%) Life Science
12 4 (1.04%) Renewable Energy
13 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.62%) Windows
2 23 (6.01%) Linux
3 13 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.31%) RTLinux
4 5 (1.31%) Solaris
4 5 (1.31%) Unix
4 5 (1.31%) VxWorks
4 5 (1.31%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.04%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (31.85%) ERP
2 114 (29.77%) Agile
3 98 (25.59%) Project Management
4 84 (21.93%) Change Management
5 76 (19.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (19.58%) Coaching
7 61 (15.93%) Mentoring
8 52 (13.58%) ITIL
8 52 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
9 49 (12.79%) Business Analysis
9 49 (12.79%) Use Case
10 46 (12.01%) Change Control
10 46 (12.01%) Logistics
10 46 (12.01%) User Stories
11 45 (11.75%) Business Intelligence
12 43 (11.23%) B2B
13 42 (10.97%) CRM
14 40 (10.44%) Software Engineering
15 36 (9.40%) E-Commerce
15 36 (9.40%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (27.42%) SQL
2 67 (17.49%) JavaScript
3 41 (10.70%) C#
4 31 (8.09%) Python
5 24 (6.27%) Java
6 22 (5.74%) VB
7 15 (3.92%) C++
8 11 (2.87%) ABAP
9 10 (2.61%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.35%) Ruby
10 9 (2.35%) VBScript
11 7 (1.83%) RPG
12 6 (1.57%) C
13 5 (1.31%) ActionScript
13 5 (1.31%) ActionScript 2.0
13 5 (1.31%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.04%) PHP
15 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.26%) COBOL
16 1 (0.26%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 96 (25.07%) Degree
2 57 (14.88%) DBS Check
3 25 (6.53%) Master's Degree
4 11 (2.87%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.35%) HND
6 8 (2.09%) CISM
6 8 (2.09%) CISSP
7 5 (1.31%) Chartered Engineer
7 5 (1.31%) PhD
8 4 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.78%) CIPD
9 3 (0.78%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.52%) CAPM
10 2 (0.52%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.52%) HNC
10 2 (0.52%) PMP
11 1 (0.26%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.05%) QA
2 6 (1.57%) PMO
3 5 (1.31%) Accessibility
3 5 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (1.31%) NCSC
4 4 (1.04%) GDPR
5 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.26%) NIST
6 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.26%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 13 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.61%) Docker
3 5 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.04%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.61%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.04%) SCCM
2 4 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (1.04%) WSUS
3 2 (0.52%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.26%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 95 (24.80%) Microsoft
2 68 (17.75%) Sun
3 52 (13.58%) SAP
4 25 (6.53%) Atlassian
5 22 (5.74%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (4.96%) Oracle
7 15 (3.92%) IBM
8 13 (3.39%) Dell
8 13 (3.39%) JD Edwards
9 9 (2.35%) Ariba
9 9 (2.35%) SYSPRO
10 8 (2.09%) Jitterbit
10 8 (2.09%) MuleSoft
10 8 (2.09%) QAD
10 8 (2.09%) Sage
11 7 (1.83%) IBM Sterling
11 7 (1.83%) Progress
12 5 (1.31%) Cognos
12 5 (1.31%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.31%) Veeam