Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 705 745 892
Rank change year-on-year +40 +147 +9
Permanent jobs citing EDI 526 511 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.70% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 326 327 349
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - -

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 72189 72861 83089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.16% 38.95% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 60006 63236 71019
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 20 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +19 465 £42,500 -5.56% 27
UK excluding London +47 408 £40,000 -11.11% 23
North of England +65 157 £37,500 -31.82% 10
North West +51 142 £37,500 -31.82% 6
South East +64 89 £49,500 +4.21% 8
Midlands -35 81 £40,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands -20 59 £40,000 +23.08% 2
London -28 58 £55,000 +33.33% 4
East of England +6 46 £60,000 +33.33% 3
South West -9 22 £37,500 -16.67%
East Midlands +18 21 £37,500 -11.76%
Scotland - 17 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +2 13 £45,000 -21.74% 3
Wales +15 6 £34,250 +18.10%
North East - 1 £31,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing EDI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for EDI.

1 283 (53.80%) SAP
2 165 (31.37%) ABAP
3 155 (29.47%) Microsoft
4 150 (28.52%) IDoc
5 136 (25.86%) Logistics
6 124 (23.57%) Manufacturing
7 116 (22.05%) Customer Requirements
8 114 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 110 (20.91%) SQL
10 105 (19.96%) Migration
11 104 (19.77%) Data Migration
12 98 (18.63%) Retail
13 97 (18.44%) XML
14 95 (18.06%) Finance
15 94 (17.87%) LSMW
16 93 (17.68%) eCATT
17 91 (17.30%) ERP
18 81 (15.40%) SQL Server
19 80 (15.21%) Windows
20 77 (14.64%) Project Planning
21 76 (14.45%) SAP SD
22 74 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
23 72 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
24 71 (13.50%) Demand Management
24 71 (13.50%) Work Breakdown Structure
25 69 (13.12%) Billing
26 60 (11.41%) .NET
27 59 (11.22%) E-Commerce
28 58 (11.03%) LIMS
28 58 (11.03%) Integration Testing

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 22 (4.18%) IIS
2 19 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (3.42%) WebSphere
4 17 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 17 (3.23%) Oracle UPK
4 17 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 17 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (1.90%) Confluence
6 6 (1.14%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.19%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.19%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 38 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 76 (14.45%) SAP SD
2 49 (9.32%) SAP EWM
3 38 (7.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 24 (4.56%) Dynamics AX
5 23 (4.37%) SAP MM
6 18 (3.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 17 (3.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 16 (3.04%) SAP WM
9 12 (2.28%) Infor M3
10 10 (1.90%) SAP LE
11 8 (1.52%) Movex
11 8 (1.52%) SAP QM
11 8 (1.52%) SAP SRM
12 7 (1.33%) BPCS
12 7 (1.33%) SAP PP
13 6 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (0.95%) SAP CRM
15 4 (0.76%) SAP CO
15 4 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
15 4 (0.76%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (1.52%) Office 365
2 8 (1.52%) Slack
3 6 (1.14%) Asana
4 5 (0.95%) SaaS
5 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.57%) Boomi
6 1 (0.19%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.89%) HTTP
2 25 (4.75%) FTP
3 19 (3.61%) SMTP
4 13 (2.47%) Internet
4 13 (2.47%) SSL
5 11 (2.09%) Intranet
6 10 (1.90%) AMQP
7 7 (1.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.14%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.95%) VPN
10 4 (0.76%) SAN
11 3 (0.57%) POP3
12 2 (0.38%) ATM
12 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
12 2 (0.38%) LAN
12 2 (0.38%) NAS
12 2 (0.38%) SMS
12 2 (0.38%) WAN
13 1 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (15.40%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (3.99%) SAP HANA
4 20 (3.80%) MySQL
5 18 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
5 18 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (3.23%) DB2
6 17 (3.23%) DB2 UDB
6 17 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (2.85%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.33%) Pentaho
8 7 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 5 (0.95%) Power BI
9 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.76%) QlikView
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.57%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 94 (17.87%) LSMW
2 93 (17.68%) eCATT
3 25 (4.75%) JIRA
4 15 (2.85%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.90%) Eclipse
5 10 (1.90%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.57%) InstallShield
11 2 (0.38%) Subversion
12 1 (0.19%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.19%) Gradle
12 1 (0.19%) JUnit
12 1 (0.19%) MorphX
12 1 (0.19%) RSpec
12 1 (0.19%) Toad
12 1 (0.19%) WebSpeed
General
1 124 (23.57%) Manufacturing
2 98 (18.63%) Retail
3 95 (18.06%) Finance
4 69 (13.12%) Billing
5 55 (10.46%) Publishing
6 22 (4.18%) Marketing
7 10 (1.90%) Advertising
7 10 (1.90%) Automotive
8 7 (1.33%) French Language
9 6 (1.14%) German Language
9 6 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.57%) Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 184 (34.98%) Consultant
2 151 (28.71%) SAP Consultant
3 141 (26.81%) Analyst
4 84 (15.97%) Developer
5 83 (15.78%) SAP Analyst
6 56 (10.65%) SAP SD Analyst
7 54 (10.27%) Logistics Consultant
8 52 (9.89%) SAP EWM Consultant
9 50 (9.51%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 43 (8.17%) Support Analyst
11 36 (6.84%) Business Analyst
12 34 (6.46%) SAP SD Consultant
13 33 (6.27%) SAP WM Consultant
14 32 (6.08%) SAP Business Analyst
15 30 (5.70%) EDI Analyst
16 28 (5.32%) ABAP Consultant
16 28 (5.32%) Applications Support
17 24 (4.56%) Architect
17 24 (4.56%) SAP SD Business Analyst
18 21 (3.99%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (28.52%) IDoc
2 97 (18.44%) XML
3 60 (11.41%) .NET
4 52 (9.89%) HTML
5 44 (8.37%) CSS
6 33 (6.27%) EDIFACT
7 28 (5.32%) Web Services
8 24 (4.56%) JSON
8 24 (4.56%) SOAP
9 20 (3.80%) ASP.NET
10 17 (3.23%) AngularJS
10 17 (3.23%) jQuery
10 17 (3.23%) WebCenter
11 14 (2.66%) SAP XI
12 13 (2.47%) REST
12 13 (2.47%) SAP ALE
12 13 (2.47%) SAPUI5
13 9 (1.71%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.71%) HTML5
13 9 (1.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 74 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (11.03%) LIMS
3 35 (6.65%) NHS
4 29 (5.51%) AS400
5 28 (5.32%) TRADACOMS
6 19 (3.61%) FMCG
7 9 (1.71%) iSeries
8 8 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.33%) Clustering
9 7 (1.33%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.76%) User Experience
12 3 (0.57%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.57%) EPoS
12 3 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.38%) Digital Signage
13 2 (0.38%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.38%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.19%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.19%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 80 (15.21%) Windows
2 44 (8.37%) Linux
3 38 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 28 (5.32%) Unix
5 10 (1.90%) Windows 10
5 10 (1.90%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.57%) Android
7 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (25.86%) Logistics
2 116 (22.05%) Customer Requirements
3 114 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 105 (19.96%) Migration
5 104 (19.77%) Data Migration
6 91 (17.30%) ERP
7 77 (14.64%) Project Planning
8 72 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (13.50%) Demand Management
9 71 (13.50%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 59 (11.22%) E-Commerce
11 58 (11.03%) Integration Testing
12 54 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 51 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
14 49 (9.32%) Project Management
15 43 (8.17%) ITIL
16 39 (7.41%) CRM
17 30 (5.70%) Prototyping
17 30 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
18 23 (4.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 165 (31.37%) ABAP
2 110 (20.91%) SQL
3 55 (10.46%) Java
4 52 (9.89%) C#
5 51 (9.70%) JavaScript
6 27 (5.13%) ActionScript
6 27 (5.13%) ActionScript 2.0
7 25 (4.75%) PHP
8 17 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 16 (3.04%) VBA
10 13 (2.47%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.71%) RPG
12 6 (1.14%) RPG IV
13 5 (0.95%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.95%) X++
14 4 (0.76%) VB
14 4 (0.76%) VBScript
15 3 (0.57%) ActionScript 3.0
15 3 (0.57%) Delphi
16 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (7.60%) Degree
2 13 (2.47%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (1.14%) APMP
4 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.95%) SAP Certification
5 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.19%) ISEB
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.28%) SLA
2 6 (1.14%) QA
3 4 (0.76%) GDPR
3 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.38%) PMO
4 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 13 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.71%) Docker
3 7 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.52%) Puppet
2 2 (0.38%) SCCM
2 2 (0.38%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 283 (53.80%) SAP
2 155 (29.47%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.27%) IBM
4 32 (6.08%) Oracle
5 21 (3.99%) JD Edwards
6 12 (2.28%) Infor
7 11 (2.09%) VMware
8 7 (1.33%) Cognos
8 7 (1.33%) QAD
8 7 (1.33%) SEEBURGER
9 6 (1.14%) Intel
10 5 (0.95%) Citrix
10 5 (0.95%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.95%) Veeam
11 4 (0.76%) Elavon
11 4 (0.76%) Progress
11 4 (0.76%) Talend
12 3 (0.57%) Adobe
12 3 (0.57%) Dell
12 3 (0.57%) webMethods