Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 852 853 757
Rank change year-on-year +1 -96 -6
Permanent jobs citing EDI 154 286 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.48% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 99 213 290
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £30,450 £28,000 £32,125
90th Percentile £73,250 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,875 £43,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.46% +2.06% -5.56%

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 47,826 60,059 71,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.84% 39.68% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39,331 49,325 60,204
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +22 145 £42,375 -5.83% 49
UK excluding London -6 114 £41,875 -3.46% 46
South East +31 40 £32,500 -27.78% 6
London +57 34 £49,000 -19.01% 7
Midlands +15 26 £47,500 +11.76% 8
East of England +50 19 £37,500 -16.67% 6
North of England +25 18 £43,750 +34.62% 19
East Midlands +26 13 £47,500 -20.83% 2
West Midlands +11 13 £45,000 +36.36% 6
North West +39 9 £39,000 +20.00% 11
Yorkshire +26 9 £45,000 +57.89% 8
South West +18 8 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Wales - 2 £60,000 - 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 64 (41.56%) SAP
2 45 (29.22%) ERP
3 33 (21.43%) Finance
4 28 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (17.53%) CRM
5 27 (17.53%) SQL
6 24 (15.58%) Logistics
6 24 (15.58%) SAP S/4HANA
7 23 (14.94%) Dynamics 365
7 23 (14.94%) Azure
7 23 (14.94%) .NET
8 22 (14.29%) C#
9 21 (13.64%) Oracle
9 21 (13.64%) DevOps
10 20 (12.99%) SAP SD
11 18 (11.69%) Unix
12 17 (11.04%) Retail
12 17 (11.04%) JavaScript
13 16 (10.39%) B2B
13 16 (10.39%) Mentoring
14 15 (9.74%) IDoc
14 15 (9.74%) SQL Server
14 15 (9.74%) JD Edwards
14 15 (9.74%) Manufacturing
15 14 (9.09%) XML
15 14 (9.09%) ABAP
15 14 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (8.44%) Project Delivery
16 13 (8.44%) Degree

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 3 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.30%) Camunda
2 2 (1.30%) Confluence
2 2 (1.30%) JBoss
2 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.65%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.65%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 24 (15.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 20 (12.99%) SAP SD
3 12 (7.79%) NetSuite
4 11 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (3.90%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (1.95%) SAP LE
8 3 (1.95%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.95%) SAP Retail
9 2 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (1.30%) SAP CAR
9 2 (1.30%) SAP EHS
9 2 (1.30%) SAP IBP
9 2 (1.30%) Shopify
9 2 (1.30%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
9 2 (1.30%) TIBCO iProcess
10 1 (0.65%) JDE World
10 1 (0.65%) Magento
10 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.94%) Azure
1 23 (14.94%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (5.19%) AWS
2 8 (5.19%) SaaS
3 4 (2.60%) iPaaS
3 4 (2.60%) Power Platform
4 3 (1.95%) Boomi
4 3 (1.95%) GCP
4 3 (1.95%) Office 365
5 2 (1.30%) PaaS
5 2 (1.30%) Smartsheet
6 1 (0.65%) Akamai
6 1 (0.65%) Apigee
6 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.65%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) FTP
2 4 (2.60%) Firewall
3 2 (1.30%) HTTP
4 1 (0.65%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.25%) JasperReports
3 4 (2.60%) MySQL
3 4 (2.60%) Power BI
3 4 (2.60%) SAP HANA
3 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.30%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.65%) DB2
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 10 (6.49%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.84%) JIRA
3 7 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.25%) LSMW
5 3 (1.95%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.30%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.30%) MorphX
6 2 (1.30%) NUnit
6 2 (1.30%) Subversion
6 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (21.43%) Finance
2 17 (11.04%) Retail
3 15 (9.74%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.95%) Back Office
6 2 (1.30%) Marketing
6 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.65%) Front Office
7 1 (0.65%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 49 (31.82%) Analyst
2 30 (19.48%) Developer
3 23 (14.94%) Consultant
4 18 (11.69%) SAP Analyst
5 16 (10.39%) SAP Consultant
6 15 (9.74%) Support Analyst
7 13 (8.44%) SAP SD Consultant
8 11 (7.14%) Administrator
8 11 (7.14%) SAP SD Analyst
9 10 (6.49%) EDI Administrator
9 10 (6.49%) Integration Analyst
10 9 (5.84%) EDI Analyst
11 8 (5.19%) Technical Leader
12 7 (4.55%) Business Analyst
12 7 (4.55%) SAP Developer
12 7 (4.55%) SAP MM Analyst
13 6 (3.90%) Architect
13 6 (3.90%) Junior
13 6 (3.90%) Junior Analyst
14 5 (3.25%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.94%) .NET
2 15 (9.74%) IDoc
3 14 (9.09%) XML
4 12 (7.79%) HTML
4 12 (7.79%) HTML5
5 11 (7.14%) SAP ALE
6 10 (6.49%) CSS
7 8 (5.19%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.19%) Web Services
8 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (4.55%) CSS3
8 7 (4.55%) jQuery
9 6 (3.90%) EDIFACT
9 6 (3.90%) SAP Smart Forms
10 5 (3.25%) BAPI
10 5 (3.25%) Middleware
10 5 (3.25%) SAP PI
11 3 (1.95%) SAP Fiori
11 3 (1.95%) SAP XI
11 3 (1.95%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.90%) Life Science
2 6 (3.90%) Virtual Team
3 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.95%) TRADACOMS
5 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.30%) PMI
5 2 (1.30%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.30%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) AS400
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.65%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.69%) Unix
2 13 (8.44%) Linux
3 8 (5.19%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.22%) ERP
2 28 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (17.53%) CRM
4 24 (15.58%) Logistics
5 21 (13.64%) DevOps
6 16 (10.39%) B2B
6 16 (10.39%) Mentoring
7 14 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (8.44%) PRINCE2
8 13 (8.44%) Project Delivery
9 12 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (7.14%) ITIL
10 11 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (5.19%) Matrix Organization
11 8 (5.19%) Process Improvement
11 8 (5.19%) Project Management
12 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.55%) MVC
13 6 (3.90%) E-Commerce
13 6 (3.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.53%) SQL
2 22 (14.29%) C#
3 17 (11.04%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.09%) ABAP
5 13 (8.44%) Java
6 9 (5.84%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.55%) C
7 7 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.25%) PHP
9 4 (2.60%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.60%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (2.60%) Python
9 4 (2.60%) SAPscript
10 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.30%) VB
11 2 (1.30%) VBA
11 2 (1.30%) VBScript
11 2 (1.30%) X++
12 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (8.44%) Degree
2 5 (3.25%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.95%) PMP
4 2 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.65%) ISEB
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.65%) MBA
5 1 (0.65%) MCSA
5 1 (0.65%) MCSE
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) GDPR
1 4 (2.60%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.30%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) NIST
3 1 (0.65%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) Grafana
1 3 (1.95%) Kibana
Vendors
1 64 (41.56%) SAP
2 21 (13.64%) Oracle
3 15 (9.74%) JD Edwards
4 8 (5.19%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.25%) JDA
5 5 (3.25%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.60%) IBM
7 3 (1.95%) Dell
7 3 (1.95%) Talend
8 2 (1.30%) Infor
8 2 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.30%) RedPrairie
8 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.30%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.65%) Ariba
9 1 (0.65%) Avaya
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco
9 1 (0.65%) Cognos
9 1 (0.65%) Sage
9 1 (0.65%) SEEBURGER