Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 781 791
Rank change year-on-year -55 +10 +133
Permanent jobs citing EDI 336 436 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.61% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 230 292 324
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -7.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -5.26%

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 68,647 71,988 77,406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.48% 40.64% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 56,950 59,881 67,119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,982 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 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 -34 305 £42,500 +1.19% 45
UK excluding London -104 251 £42,500 +6.25% 41
East of England +98 99 £42,500 -29.17% 8
South East -35 62 £55,500 +30.59% 8
London +41 54 £55,000 +18.92% 4
North of England -70 36 £32,500 -23.53% 8
Midlands -29 35 £33,000 -12.00% 12
North West -75 22 £27,500 -38.89% 4
West Midlands +6 21 £33,000 -17.50% 11
Yorkshire +28 14 £32,500 -22.62% 4
East Midlands -25 14 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Scotland -11 10 £45,000 +11.11% 1
South West -9 8 £37,500 - 4
Wales +14 2 £50,000 +81.82%

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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.

1 102 (30.36%) SAP
2 101 (30.06%) SQL
3 92 (27.38%) Finance
4 91 (27.08%) Microsoft
5 87 (25.89%) SQL Server
6 82 (24.40%) ERP
7 77 (22.92%) C#
8 63 (18.75%) XML
9 58 (17.26%) Problem-Solving
10 57 (16.96%) Manufacturing
11 55 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (14.88%) IDoc
13 49 (14.58%) .NET
13 49 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
14 48 (14.29%) JavaScript
15 47 (13.99%) Retail
16 46 (13.69%) CRM
16 46 (13.69%) Project Management
17 43 (12.80%) ABAP
17 43 (12.80%) Dynamics NAV
18 42 (12.50%) HTML
18 42 (12.50%) Logistics
19 35 (10.42%) Scrum
20 32 (9.52%) C
20 32 (9.52%) Oracle
20 32 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
21 31 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
21 31 (9.23%) B2B
22 30 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
23 29 (8.63%) CSS

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 16 (4.76%) Confluence
2 15 (4.46%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (2.68%) WordPress
4 8 (2.38%) CMS
5 6 (1.79%) NetWeaver
6 5 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.19%) Mule
8 3 (0.89%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.89%) SAS
9 2 (0.60%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.60%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.60%) GroupWise
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.30%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 31 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.98%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (12.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 19 (5.65%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
4 11 (3.27%) SAP APO
5 10 (2.98%) NetSuite
5 10 (2.98%) SAP SD
6 7 (2.08%) SAP MM
7 5 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (1.49%) SAP PP
7 5 (1.49%) SAP SCM
8 4 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (1.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (1.19%) SAP FI
8 4 (1.19%) SAP QM
9 3 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.89%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.89%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.60%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (4.76%) SaaS
2 7 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.19%) IaaS
4 3 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (0.89%) Office 365
5 2 (0.60%) Boomi
5 2 (0.60%) GitHub
5 2 (0.60%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.06%) FTP
1 17 (5.06%) HTTP
2 12 (3.57%) SMTP
3 10 (2.98%) VPN
4 8 (2.38%) DMZ
4 8 (2.38%) LAN
5 2 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.30%) Internet
6 1 (0.30%) SAN
6 1 (0.30%) SMS
6 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (25.89%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (4.46%) SAP HANA
5 15 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.87%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (3.27%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.98%) MySQL
9 8 (2.38%) MariaDB
10 7 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.79%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.49%) DB2
12 5 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.19%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.19%) Neo4j
13 4 (1.19%) Redis
13 4 (1.19%) Riak
14 3 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.89%) GIS
Development Applications
1 24 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.95%) LSMW
3 19 (5.65%) JIRA
4 14 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 13 (3.87%) eCATT
6 12 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (2.68%) Subversion
8 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.89%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.89%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.60%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.60%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.30%) Appium
11 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.30%) JDeveloper
11 1 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 92 (27.38%) Finance
2 57 (16.96%) Manufacturing
3 47 (13.99%) Retail
4 26 (7.74%) Marketing
5 16 (4.76%) Billing
6 13 (3.87%) Publishing
7 12 (3.57%) Automotive
7 12 (3.57%) Games
8 3 (0.89%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.30%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (33.33%) Developer
2 68 (20.24%) Analyst
3 36 (10.71%) Consultant
4 33 (9.82%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 31 (9.23%) SAP Consultant
6 25 (7.44%) Support Analyst
7 24 (7.14%) Account Manager
8 22 (6.55%) Applications Support
8 22 (6.55%) Technical Account Manager
8 22 (6.55%) Technical Manager
9 21 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 19 (5.65%) Business Analyst
11 16 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
11 16 (4.76%) C# Developer
11 16 (4.76%) ERP Support
11 16 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
12 15 (4.46%) BizTalk Developer
12 15 (4.46%) Senior Developer
13 14 (4.17%) ERP Analyst
13 14 (4.17%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (18.75%) XML
2 50 (14.88%) IDoc
3 49 (14.58%) .NET
4 42 (12.50%) HTML
5 29 (8.63%) CSS
5 29 (8.63%) EDIFACT
6 28 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 26 (7.74%) Web Services
8 20 (5.95%) AngularJS
9 18 (5.36%) HTML5
10 14 (4.17%) JMS
10 14 (4.17%) Middleware
10 14 (4.17%) SAP PI
11 13 (3.87%) WCF
12 12 (3.57%) jQuery
12 12 (3.57%) SOAP
13 9 (2.68%) .NET Framework
13 9 (2.68%) Ajax
13 9 (2.68%) CSS3
13 9 (2.68%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (7.14%) NHS
4 14 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.87%) LIMS
6 12 (3.57%) Clustering
7 11 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.98%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.98%) FMCG
8 10 (2.98%) Life Science
8 10 (2.98%) TRADACOMS
8 10 (2.98%) User Experience
9 8 (2.38%) Cloud Native
9 8 (2.38%) Public Cloud
10 7 (2.08%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.79%) Fintech
12 5 (1.49%) DataPower
13 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.60%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.85%) Windows
2 13 (3.87%) Windows Server
3 12 (3.57%) Linux
4 11 (3.27%) Unix
5 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.60%) SUSE
6 2 (0.60%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (24.40%) ERP
2 58 (17.26%) Problem-Solving
3 55 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (13.69%) CRM
4 46 (13.69%) Project Management
5 42 (12.50%) Logistics
6 35 (10.42%) Scrum
7 31 (9.23%) B2B
8 30 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 25 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
13 21 (6.25%) Business Analysis
13 21 (6.25%) Integration Testing
14 19 (5.65%) PRINCE2
15 17 (5.06%) Presales
16 16 (4.76%) ITIL
16 16 (4.76%) Project Planning
16 16 (4.76%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 101 (30.06%) SQL
2 77 (22.92%) C#
3 48 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 43 (12.80%) ABAP
5 32 (9.52%) C
6 29 (8.63%) Java
7 23 (6.85%) ActionScript
7 23 (6.85%) ActionScript 2.0
8 19 (5.65%) T-SQL
9 18 (5.36%) PHP
10 11 (3.27%) VB.NET
10 11 (3.27%) VBA
11 10 (2.98%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.38%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.79%) VBScript
14 5 (1.49%) Python
14 5 (1.49%) X++
15 3 (0.89%) VB
16 2 (0.60%) SAPscript
17 1 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (6.55%) Degree
2 12 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.27%) PMP
4 8 (2.38%) ISEB
4 8 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.95%) QA
2 7 (2.08%) GDPR
3 6 (1.79%) SLA
4 4 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 102 (30.36%) SAP
2 91 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 32 (9.52%) Oracle
4 26 (7.74%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (5.36%) JD Edwards
6 10 (2.98%) SEEBURGER
6 10 (2.98%) VMware
7 9 (2.68%) IBM
7 9 (2.68%) WooCommerce
8 8 (2.38%) Citrix
8 8 (2.38%) OutSystems
9 7 (2.08%) Sage
9 7 (2.08%) Veeam
10 6 (1.79%) Adobe
10 6 (1.79%) Ariba
10 6 (1.79%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.49%) Pegasus
11 5 (1.49%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.89%) Epicor
12 3 (0.89%) webMethods