Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 634 831 824
Rank change year-on-year +197 -7 -117
Permanent jobs citing EDI 129 194 308
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.40% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 131 136 237
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,625 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.30% -5.28% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,375 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £68,125 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

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 27,229 48,731 59,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.84% 38.87% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23,078 40,364 49,044
Median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +173 109 £50,000 +17.65% 30
UK excluding London +159 103 £50,000 +17.65% 35
South East +126 38 £55,000 +30.18% 4
Work from Home -47 31 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Midlands +85 21 £50,000 +5.26% 14
London +193 18 £52,500 +9.95%
North of England +70 16 £41,750 +7.05% 8
East Midlands +63 13 £50,000 +5.26% 8
East of England +101 12 £47,500 +20.25% 3
Scotland - 12 £37,500 - 1
North West +78 8 £50,000 +28.21% 3
West Midlands +74 6 £50,000 +14.29% 5
South West +70 6 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +36 4 £45,000 - 5
North East - 4 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 41 (31.78%) SQL
2 37 (28.68%) SAP
3 32 (24.81%) ERP
4 30 (23.26%) Logistics
5 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (21.71%) Project Management
7 26 (20.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (20.16%) .NET
8 25 (19.38%) XML
9 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 22 (17.05%) Visual Studio
10 22 (17.05%) C#
10 22 (17.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (16.28%) Jenkins
11 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
12 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
12 20 (15.50%) Finance
13 19 (14.73%) ASP.NET
14 18 (13.95%) ITIL
14 18 (13.95%) JIRA
15 17 (13.18%) CSS
15 17 (13.18%) HTML
15 17 (13.18%) Manufacturing
15 17 (13.18%) Service Management
16 16 (12.40%) JavaScript
16 16 (12.40%) SAP SD
16 16 (12.40%) NetSuite
16 16 (12.40%) User Experience
17 15 (11.63%) Virtual Team
17 15 (11.63%) jQuery

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 15 (11.63%) IIS
2 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.10%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (12.40%) NetSuite
1 16 (12.40%) SAP SD
2 9 (6.98%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (6.20%) SAP ERP
4 7 (5.43%) SAP LE
5 5 (3.88%) Sage X3
6 4 (3.10%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (3.10%) Sage 1000
6 4 (3.10%) SAP Business One
6 4 (3.10%) SAP MM
7 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (2.33%) SAP FI
8 2 (1.55%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.78%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.78%) SAP CS
9 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.78%) SAP SM
9 1 (0.78%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.75%) Azure
2 8 (6.20%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (5.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (5.43%) GitHub
4 4 (3.10%) Office 365
4 4 (3.10%) SaaS
5 2 (1.55%) PaaS
5 2 (1.55%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.55%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.78%) Boomi
6 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Wireless
2 2 (1.55%) FTP
3 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.85%) JasperReports
4 7 (5.43%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.55%) Power BI
6 1 (0.78%) MySQL
6 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (17.05%) Visual Studio
2 21 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 18 (13.95%) JIRA
4 14 (10.85%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (15.50%) Finance
2 17 (13.18%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.65%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Automotive
5 3 (2.33%) Korean Language
6 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.55%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
7 1 (0.78%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (36.43%) Developer
2 33 (25.58%) Analyst
3 21 (16.28%) SAP Analyst
4 17 (13.18%) Architect
5 15 (11.63%) Business Analyst
6 14 (10.85%) .NET Developer
7 13 (10.08%) SAP Business Analyst
8 11 (8.53%) Consultant
9 9 (6.98%) EDI Developer
9 9 (6.98%) SAP SD Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Systems Manager
11 7 (5.43%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) SAP Supply Chain Business Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (5.43%) Supply Chain Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) EDI Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) Support Analyst
13 5 (3.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.16%) .NET
2 25 (19.38%) XML
3 19 (14.73%) ASP.NET
4 17 (13.18%) CSS
4 17 (13.18%) HTML
5 15 (11.63%) HTML5
5 15 (11.63%) jQuery
6 11 (8.53%) EDIFACT
7 7 (5.43%) Express
8 5 (3.88%) .NET Core
8 5 (3.88%) IDoc
8 5 (3.88%) React
8 5 (3.88%) SAP ALE
9 4 (3.10%) SAP PI
9 4 (3.10%) SAP XI
9 4 (3.10%) Web Services
10 2 (1.55%) JSON
10 2 (1.55%) REST
10 2 (1.55%) SOAP
11 1 (0.78%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) User Experience
2 15 (11.63%) Virtual Team
3 11 (8.53%) FMCG
4 9 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.98%) Life Science
5 5 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.88%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.55%) TRADACOMS
9 1 (0.78%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.78%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.85%) Unix
2 2 (1.55%) Windows
2 2 (1.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.81%) ERP
2 30 (23.26%) Logistics
3 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (21.71%) Project Management
5 26 (20.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (17.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
8 18 (13.95%) ITIL
9 17 (13.18%) Service Management
10 15 (11.63%) OOP
10 15 (11.63%) Web Development
11 14 (10.85%) Business Analysis
12 11 (8.53%) B2B
12 11 (8.53%) Product Backlog
12 11 (8.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (8.53%) Test Scripting
13 10 (7.75%) Data Analysis
13 10 (7.75%) Project Delivery
14 8 (6.20%) DevOps
15 7 (5.43%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 41 (31.78%) SQL
2 22 (17.05%) C#
3 16 (12.40%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.85%) PL/SQL
5 11 (8.53%) Java
6 7 (5.43%) ABAP
7 4 (3.10%) ActionScript
7 4 (3.10%) ActionScript 2.0
8 3 (2.33%) PHP
9 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.55%) Python
9 2 (1.55%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.78%) C
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (4.65%) Degree
2 4 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.55%) AAT
3 2 (1.55%) ACCA
3 2 (1.55%) CIMA
3 2 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.78%) APMG
4 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (10.08%) SLA
3 11 (8.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.33%) GDPR
5 1 (0.78%) NIST
5 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (28.68%) SAP
2 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.85%) JDA
4 7 (5.43%) New Relic
5 5 (3.88%) JD Edwards
5 5 (3.88%) Oracle
5 5 (3.88%) Sage
6 4 (3.10%) IBM
7 2 (1.55%) webMethods
8 1 (0.78%) Dell
8 1 (0.78%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (0.78%) Mitel
8 1 (0.78%) Progress