Period
to 25 July 2021

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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 704 709 874
Rank change year-on-year +5 +165 +21
Permanent jobs citing EDI 295 96 237
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 0.34% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 240 72 163
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,000 £31,250 £33,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £53,000 £55,313 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £63,750 £75,300
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,345 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.46% +12.50% -5.88%

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 46,170 28,655 54,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.06% 40.50% 37.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30,571 23,914 45,142
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 July 2021.

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 25 July 2021. 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 -15 245 £45,000 - 55
UK excluding London +3 210 £44,345 -1.46% 42
Work from Home -179 75 £50,000 +81.82% 3
South East -33 65 £42,500 -22.73% 15
London -85 56 £51,000 +2.00% 14
North of England -26 51 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Midlands -46 46 £42,500 -5.56% 13
Yorkshire -26 37 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Scotland -43 25 £37,500 +36.36% 1
West Midlands -54 24 £41,500 -7.78% 6
East Midlands -29 20 £51,000 +2.00% 7
East of England -31 14 £45,000 +50.00% 4
North West -36 14 £58,500 +98.31% 4
South West -63 10 £26,000 -52.73% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 July 2021, 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.

1 126 (42.71%) ERP
2 103 (34.92%) Social Skills
3 98 (33.22%) SQL
4 86 (29.15%) XML
5 69 (23.39%) SQL Server
5 69 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (23.05%) .NET
7 60 (20.34%) SAP
8 50 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 49 (16.61%) C#
9 49 (16.61%) Microsoft
10 47 (15.93%) Web Services
11 44 (14.92%) Finance
12 42 (14.24%) E-Commerce
12 42 (14.24%) REST
13 40 (13.56%) JIRA
13 40 (13.56%) Java
14 39 (13.22%) HTML
15 38 (12.88%) JavaScript
15 38 (12.88%) CSS
16 36 (12.20%) Git (software)
17 34 (11.53%) User Experience
18 33 (11.19%) Degree
19 32 (10.85%) NetSuite
19 32 (10.85%) SOAP
19 32 (10.85%) B2B
20 31 (10.51%) Migration
20 31 (10.51%) Manufacturing
20 31 (10.51%) JSON
20 31 (10.51%) 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 23 (7.80%) IIS
2 12 (4.07%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.02%) Confluence
6 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.68%) Anypoint
6 2 (0.68%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.34%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.34%) Papyrus
Applications
1 23 (7.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (6.44%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.36%) Simulink
5 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (10.85%) NetSuite
2 12 (4.07%) SAP Business One
3 11 (3.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (3.73%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (3.73%) Oracle Receivables
4 10 (3.39%) Oracle Assets
5 9 (3.05%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (3.05%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (2.71%) Oracle Cash Management
7 7 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (2.03%) Infor M3
8 6 (2.03%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 6 (2.03%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (2.03%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 6 (2.03%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (1.36%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (1.36%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.17%) Azure
2 24 (8.14%) Dynamics 365
3 17 (5.76%) Power Platform
4 15 (5.08%) AWS
5 10 (3.39%) Microsoft 365
6 8 (2.71%) Amazon S3
6 8 (2.71%) Azure Logic Apps
7 7 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (2.37%) Boomi
7 7 (2.37%) GitHub
7 7 (2.37%) Power Automate
8 6 (2.03%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (1.69%) Azure Storage
10 4 (1.36%) SaaS
11 2 (0.68%) Apigee
12 1 (0.34%) GCP
12 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.71%) Network Security
2 6 (2.03%) FTP
3 4 (1.36%) HTTP
3 4 (1.36%) SMTP
4 3 (1.02%) DNS
4 3 (1.02%) Intranet
4 3 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.68%) LAN
5 2 (0.68%) SMS
5 2 (0.68%) WAN
5 2 (0.68%) Wireless
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) Firewall
6 1 (0.34%) IPv4
6 1 (0.34%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.47%) JasperReports
2 25 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.76%) Power BI
4 16 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.07%) Big Data
7 11 (3.73%) Data Lake
7 11 (3.73%) MySQL
7 11 (3.73%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.05%) SAP HANA
9 7 (2.37%) MariaDB
9 7 (2.37%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.03%) MS Access
10 6 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.03%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (1.69%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 40 (13.56%) JIRA
2 36 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 23 (7.80%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.71%) MSTest
6 7 (2.37%) Bitbucket
6 7 (2.37%) Jasmine
6 7 (2.37%) Mocha
6 7 (2.37%) Visual Studio Code
7 5 (1.69%) LSMW
8 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.68%) Gradle
9 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 103 (34.92%) Social Skills
2 44 (14.92%) Finance
3 31 (10.51%) Manufacturing
4 29 (9.83%) Retail
5 24 (8.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 19 (6.44%) Back Office
7 18 (6.10%) Law
8 17 (5.76%) Documentation Skills
9 12 (4.07%) Marketing
10 11 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (3.05%) Automotive
12 8 (2.71%) Presentation Skills
13 7 (2.37%) Legal
14 4 (1.36%) General Ledger
14 4 (1.36%) Public Sector
15 3 (1.02%) Billing
15 3 (1.02%) Electronics
15 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
16 2 (0.68%) Advertising
16 2 (0.68%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 97 (32.88%) Developer
2 76 (25.76%) Analyst
3 40 (13.56%) .NET Developer
4 35 (11.86%) ERP Analyst
5 25 (8.47%) Consultant
6 20 (6.78%) EDI Developer
7 19 (6.44%) Business Analyst
8 17 (5.76%) SQL Analyst
9 15 (5.08%) Support Analyst
10 14 (4.75%) SQL Data Analyst
11 13 (4.41%) Systems Manager
12 12 (4.07%) Data Business Analyst
12 12 (4.07%) Data Migration Analyst
12 12 (4.07%) Data Migration Business Analyst
12 12 (4.07%) ERP Business Analyst
12 12 (4.07%) Migration Analyst
13 11 (3.73%) IT Analyst
14 10 (3.39%) Business Manager
14 10 (3.39%) Business Systems Manager
15 8 (2.71%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (29.15%) XML
2 68 (23.05%) .NET
3 47 (15.93%) Web Services
4 42 (14.24%) REST
5 39 (13.22%) HTML
6 38 (12.88%) CSS
7 32 (10.85%) SOAP
8 31 (10.51%) JSON
9 27 (9.15%) jQuery
10 26 (8.81%) Middleware
11 24 (8.14%) XSLT
12 23 (7.80%) HTML5
13 21 (7.12%) ASP.NET
14 18 (6.10%) React
15 11 (3.73%) Ajax
15 11 (3.73%) AngularJS
15 11 (3.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (3.73%) WinForms
16 8 (2.71%) EDIFACT
16 8 (2.71%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.53%) User Experience
2 25 (8.47%) Virtual Team
3 20 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (6.10%) FMCG
5 16 (5.42%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.05%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.71%) AS400
7 8 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.37%) Life Science
9 6 (2.03%) Legacy Systems
9 6 (2.03%) Renewable Energy
10 4 (1.36%) TRADACOMS
11 3 (1.02%) Animation
11 3 (1.02%) Cloud Native
11 3 (1.02%) iSeries
12 2 (0.68%) NHS
13 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.49%) Unix
2 22 (7.46%) Windows
3 8 (2.71%) Linux
4 5 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (42.71%) ERP
2 69 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (14.24%) E-Commerce
5 32 (10.85%) B2B
6 31 (10.51%) Migration
6 31 (10.51%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (9.83%) Business Analysis
8 25 (8.47%) Data Migration
8 25 (8.47%) Test Scripting
9 24 (8.14%) ETL
9 24 (8.14%) Workflow
10 23 (7.80%) OOP
10 23 (7.80%) Web Development
11 22 (7.46%) MVC
11 22 (7.46%) Scrum
12 21 (7.12%) Analytics
12 21 (7.12%) Computer Science
12 21 (7.12%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (6.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 98 (33.22%) SQL
2 49 (16.61%) C#
3 40 (13.56%) Java
4 38 (12.88%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.17%) PL/SQL
6 22 (7.46%) XPath
7 16 (5.42%) Python
8 13 (4.41%) C
9 12 (4.07%) PHP
10 10 (3.39%) VBA
11 8 (2.71%) C++
12 6 (2.03%) ABAP
13 5 (1.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 5 (1.69%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.36%) Fortran
14 4 (1.36%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.02%) ActionScript
15 3 (1.02%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (1.02%) RPG
16 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (11.19%) Degree
2 15 (5.08%) DBS Check
3 8 (2.71%) PhD
4 5 (1.69%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (1.36%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMP
7 1 (0.34%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.07%) QA
3 8 (2.71%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.03%) SLA
5 5 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.02%) GDPR
6 3 (1.02%) NIST
7 2 (0.68%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (2.37%) Ceph
2 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.37%) Galera Cluster
2 5 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.68%) CloudHub
3 2 (0.68%) WMI
Vendors
1 60 (20.34%) SAP
2 49 (16.61%) Microsoft
3 30 (10.17%) Oracle
4 26 (8.81%) JDA
5 24 (8.14%) Sage
6 12 (4.07%) IFS
6 12 (4.07%) JD Edwards
7 11 (3.73%) IBM
7 11 (3.73%) Sun
8 7 (2.37%) Percona
8 7 (2.37%) SnapLogic
9 6 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.69%) Concur
10 5 (1.69%) Databricks
10 5 (1.69%) Dell
10 5 (1.69%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.36%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.36%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.02%) Dataiku
13 2 (0.68%) Mashery