Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 843 754 787
Rank change year-on-year -89 +33 +125
Permanent jobs citing EDI 332 440 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.63% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 231 302 383
UK median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 70,338 70,055 77,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.86% 40.71% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 58,803 59,266 67,062
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.44% +2.50%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -109 306 £42,500 -1.16% 45
UK excluding London -90 258 £42,500 - 38
East of England +80 107 £42,500 -22.73% 7
London +6 56 £57,500 +15.00% 8
South East -52 53 £45,000 -8.16% 12
Midlands -19 42 £37,500 - 7
North of England -86 42 £29,000 -35.56% 7
North West -59 32 £29,000 -35.56% 5
West Midlands +13 26 £37,500 -6.25% 7
East Midlands -27 16 £45,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire -5 10 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Scotland - 9 £45,000 - 1
South West -20 5 £29,250 -35.00% 3
Wales +14 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 107 (32.23%) SAP
2 102 (30.72%) Finance
3 100 (30.12%) SQL
4 89 (26.81%) ERP
5 84 (25.30%) Microsoft
6 76 (22.89%) XML
7 75 (22.59%) C#
8 74 (22.29%) SQL Server
9 70 (21.08%) Problem-Solving
10 61 (18.37%) .NET
11 59 (17.77%) IDoc
12 58 (17.47%) Manufacturing
12 58 (17.47%) Retail
12 58 (17.47%) Analytical Skills
13 57 (17.17%) ABAP
13 57 (17.17%) CRM
14 51 (15.36%) HTML
14 51 (15.36%) JavaScript
14 51 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (13.86%) Customer Requirements
16 44 (13.25%) Java
16 44 (13.25%) Project Management
17 41 (12.35%) ASP.NET
18 40 (12.05%) Logistics
18 40 (12.05%) Self-Motivation
19 39 (11.75%) Dynamics NAV
20 37 (11.14%) Continuous Improvement
20 37 (11.14%) CSS
20 37 (11.14%) Business Intelligence
21 36 (10.84%) Marketing

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 27 (8.13%) Confluence
2 12 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.41%) CMS
3 8 (2.41%) WordPress
4 7 (2.11%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.20%) SAS
5 4 (1.20%) Tuxedo
5 4 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.90%) ArcGIS
6 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.60%) Anypoint
7 2 (0.60%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.60%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.30%) Mongoose
8 1 (0.30%) Mule
8 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 26 (7.83%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.71%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Mingle
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (11.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 18 (5.42%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (4.22%) SAP QM
4 10 (3.01%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (2.41%) NetSuite
6 5 (1.51%) SAP MM
7 4 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.90%) SAP APO
8 3 (0.90%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.60%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 2 (0.60%) JDE OneWorld
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.60%) SAP PP
10 1 (0.30%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
10 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.30%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.51%) Office 365
4 4 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.90%) Boomi
5 3 (0.90%) SaaS
6 2 (0.60%) GitHub
6 2 (0.60%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.02%) VPN
2 13 (3.92%) HTTP
3 12 (3.61%) FTP
4 9 (2.71%) SMTP
5 8 (2.41%) DMZ
5 8 (2.41%) LAN
6 4 (1.20%) SAN
7 3 (0.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.60%) SMS
9 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (22.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.01%) MySQL
5 10 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (2.41%) MariaDB
8 7 (2.11%) SAP HANA
9 6 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.51%) DB2
11 4 (1.20%) Big Data
11 4 (1.20%) GIS
11 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.90%) Spatial Data
13 2 (0.60%) Data Lake
13 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (9.94%) JIRA
2 25 (7.53%) LSMW
3 24 (7.23%) eCATT
4 16 (4.82%) Visual Studio
5 13 (3.92%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.41%) Subversion
7 7 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.30%) Ant
10 1 (0.30%) Gradle
10 1 (0.30%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.30%) TestRail
General
1 102 (30.72%) Finance
2 58 (17.47%) Manufacturing
2 58 (17.47%) Retail
3 36 (10.84%) Marketing
4 26 (7.83%) Billing
5 24 (7.23%) Publishing
6 6 (1.81%) Games
7 5 (1.51%) Automotive
8 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.60%) Banking
9 2 (0.60%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Military
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 117 (35.24%) Developer
2 60 (18.07%) Consultant
3 57 (17.17%) Analyst
4 50 (15.06%) SAP Consultant
5 34 (10.24%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 25 (7.53%) Account Manager
7 24 (7.23%) Support Analyst
8 23 (6.93%) Technical Account Manager
8 23 (6.93%) Technical Manager
9 22 (6.63%) Logistics Consultant
9 22 (6.63%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 20 (6.02%) Software Developer
11 19 (5.72%) Applications Support
12 18 (5.42%) EDI Developer
12 18 (5.42%) Systems Developer
13 17 (5.12%) Java Developer
13 17 (5.12%) Supply Chain Manager
14 16 (4.82%) Microsoft Developer
14 16 (4.82%) Technical Solutions Manager
15 15 (4.52%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (22.89%) XML
2 61 (18.37%) .NET
3 59 (17.77%) IDoc
4 51 (15.36%) HTML
5 41 (12.35%) ASP.NET
6 37 (11.14%) CSS
7 28 (8.43%) Web Services
8 25 (7.53%) AngularJS
8 25 (7.53%) EDIFACT
9 16 (4.82%) HTML5
9 16 (4.82%) JavaBeans
10 14 (4.22%) SAP PI
11 13 (3.92%) JMS
12 12 (3.61%) Middleware
12 12 (3.61%) SOAP
12 12 (3.61%) WCF
13 10 (3.01%) jQuery
13 10 (3.01%) RESTful
14 9 (2.71%) SAP XI
14 9 (2.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 58 (17.47%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (12.05%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (8.13%) NHS
4 24 (7.23%) LIMS
5 16 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.71%) Clustering
7 8 (2.41%) Cloud Native
7 8 (2.41%) Life Science
7 8 (2.41%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.41%) TRADACOMS
8 7 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.11%) User Experience
9 6 (1.81%) FMCG
9 6 (1.81%) iSeries
10 5 (1.51%) AS400
10 5 (1.51%) DataPower
11 3 (0.90%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.24%) Windows
2 24 (7.23%) Windows Server
3 23 (6.93%) Linux
4 21 (6.33%) Unix
5 3 (0.90%) OS/400
5 3 (0.90%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.60%) SUSE
6 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (26.81%) ERP
2 70 (21.08%) Problem-Solving
3 57 (17.17%) CRM
4 51 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (13.86%) Customer Requirements
6 44 (13.25%) Project Management
7 40 (12.05%) Logistics
8 37 (11.14%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (11.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 34 (10.24%) Scrum
10 33 (9.94%) E-Commerce
11 30 (9.04%) B2B
12 28 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (8.13%) Integration Testing
14 25 (7.53%) Migration
14 25 (7.53%) Project Planning
15 24 (7.23%) Data Migration
15 24 (7.23%) Demand Management
15 24 (7.23%) Work Breakdown Structure
16 22 (6.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 100 (30.12%) SQL
2 75 (22.59%) C#
3 57 (17.17%) ABAP
4 51 (15.36%) JavaScript
5 44 (13.25%) Java
6 32 (9.64%) C
7 31 (9.34%) PHP
8 25 (7.53%) VBA
9 23 (6.93%) VB.NET
10 17 (5.12%) ActionScript
10 17 (5.12%) ActionScript 2.0
11 16 (4.82%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.01%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.81%) X++
14 4 (1.20%) C++
14 4 (1.20%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.90%) RPG
15 3 (0.90%) RPG IV
15 3 (0.90%) VB
16 2 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (6.63%) Degree
2 9 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.51%) ISEB
3 5 (1.51%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.51%) PMP
4 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.71%) QA
2 8 (2.41%) GDPR
3 7 (2.11%) SLA
4 6 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.60%) GxP
6 2 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 107 (32.23%) SAP
2 84 (25.30%) Microsoft
3 31 (9.34%) Oracle
4 28 (8.43%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (6.63%) VMware
6 19 (5.72%) Citrix
7 15 (4.52%) JD Edwards
7 15 (4.52%) Veeam
8 10 (3.01%) IBM
9 8 (2.41%) WooCommerce
10 7 (2.11%) Sage
10 7 (2.11%) SEEBURGER
11 6 (1.81%) MuleSoft
12 5 (1.51%) Adobe
12 5 (1.51%) Informatica
12 5 (1.51%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.51%) webMethods
12 5 (1.51%) Xamarin
13 4 (1.20%) Cognos
13 4 (1.20%) Pegasus