Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 814 719 749
Rank change year-on-year -95 +30 +144
Permanent jobs citing EDI 336 527 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.73% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 236 309 332
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £32,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £64,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +1.12%

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 62,786 71,952 72,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.47% 40.16% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51,501 59,988 62,441
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £84,750 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 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 -76 303 £45,000 +5.88% 32
UK excluding London -100 233 £42,500 +6.25% 27
London +56 69 £59,250 +10.23% 5
South East 0 63 £59,000 +18.00% 6
Midlands -2 53 £37,500 -6.25% 5
North of England -72 45 £37,500 -3.23% 5
East of England +26 42 £42,500 -22.73% 6
West Midlands +2 36 £33,000 -17.50% 1
South West +23 29 £40,000 +6.67% 5
North West -83 24 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire +42 19 £28,750 -42.50% 1
East Midlands +31 17 £42,500 +9.68% 4
North East - 2 £38,750 -
Wales +4 1 £50,000 +45.99%
Scotland -10 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 112 (33.33%) ERP
2 108 (32.14%) SAP
3 88 (26.19%) SQL
4 82 (24.40%) SQL Server
4 82 (24.40%) Finance
5 61 (18.15%) C#
6 60 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (16.67%) XML
9 55 (16.37%) Retail
10 54 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
11 49 (14.58%) .NET
11 49 (14.58%) Microsoft
12 48 (14.29%) Manufacturing
13 46 (13.69%) IDoc
14 45 (13.39%) Logistics
15 43 (12.80%) Project Management
15 43 (12.80%) ABAP
15 43 (12.80%) Java
16 40 (11.90%) JavaScript
17 39 (11.61%) ITIL
18 36 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
19 35 (10.42%) JD Edwards
20 32 (9.52%) Business Analysis
21 30 (8.93%) EDIFACT
21 30 (8.93%) SOA
21 30 (8.93%) Decision-Making
22 29 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
23 28 (8.33%) Degree
23 28 (8.33%) MVC

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 (4.46%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.98%) CMS
4 8 (2.38%) IIS
5 7 (2.08%) NetWeaver
6 5 (1.49%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.19%) Confluence
7 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.89%) Mule
8 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.89%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.60%) SAS
9 2 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.30%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 26 (7.74%) SAP SD
2 25 (7.44%) SAP S/4HANA
3 22 (6.55%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (4.76%) NetSuite
5 10 (2.98%) Misys Midas
6 9 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (2.68%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (2.68%) SAP ERP
7 8 (2.38%) SAP APO
7 8 (2.38%) SAP MM
7 8 (2.38%) SAP SCM
8 7 (2.08%) SAP PP
9 6 (1.79%) JDE OneWorld
9 6 (1.79%) SAP R/3
10 5 (1.49%) SAP CO
10 5 (1.49%) SAP FI
10 5 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.89%) SAP Business One
11 3 (0.89%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.04%) SaaS
2 8 (2.38%) iPaaS
2 8 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.08%) Office 365
4 4 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.19%) IaaS
4 4 (1.19%) Slack
5 3 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.14%) FTP
2 14 (4.17%) HTTP
3 11 (3.27%) SMTP
4 5 (1.49%) LAN
4 5 (1.49%) RFID
4 5 (1.49%) WAN
5 4 (1.19%) SAN
6 2 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.60%) SSL
6 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.60%) VPN
7 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.30%) VLAN
7 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (24.40%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (5.95%) SAP HANA
5 15 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.08%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.49%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.19%) DB2
11 4 (1.19%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.89%) MS Access
12 3 (0.89%) MySQL
12 3 (0.89%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.89%) Redis
12 3 (0.89%) Riak
13 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 2 (0.60%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (5.65%) JIRA
2 17 (5.06%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.76%) LSMW
4 13 (3.87%) Octopus Deploy
4 13 (3.87%) TeamCity
5 12 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.98%) eCATT
6 10 (2.98%) HP UFT
7 8 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (1.19%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.60%) Subversion
11 2 (0.60%) Toad
12 1 (0.30%) Appium
12 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.30%) Selenium
12 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 82 (24.40%) Finance
2 55 (16.37%) Retail
3 48 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 20 (5.95%) Billing
5 14 (4.17%) Publishing
6 13 (3.87%) Automotive
7 12 (3.57%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.98%) Banking
8 10 (2.98%) General Ledger
9 9 (2.68%) Games
10 7 (2.08%) Marketing
11 5 (1.49%) Legal
12 3 (0.89%) Advertising
12 3 (0.89%) Back Office
13 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.30%) Electronics
14 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 85 (25.30%) Analyst
2 83 (24.70%) Developer
3 44 (13.10%) Consultant
4 31 (9.23%) Support Analyst
5 26 (7.74%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (7.44%) Applications Support
7 21 (6.25%) ERP Analyst
7 21 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
8 20 (5.95%) SAP Consultant
9 19 (5.65%) Applications Support Analyst
10 18 (5.36%) ERP Support
11 17 (5.06%) .NET Developer
11 17 (5.06%) Business Analyst
11 17 (5.06%) Integration Developer
12 13 (3.87%) SAP SD Analyst
13 12 (3.57%) Business Systems Analyst
13 12 (3.57%) C# Developer
13 12 (3.57%) IT Manager
13 12 (3.57%) SAP PP Analyst
14 11 (3.27%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (16.67%) XML
2 49 (14.58%) .NET
3 46 (13.69%) IDoc
4 30 (8.93%) EDIFACT
5 24 (7.14%) Web Services
6 23 (6.85%) .NET Framework
7 22 (6.55%) Entity Framework
8 21 (6.25%) HTML
8 21 (6.25%) jQuery
8 21 (6.25%) WCF
9 18 (5.36%) CSS
10 16 (4.76%) SAP PI
11 14 (4.17%) WinForms
12 13 (3.87%) JSON
12 13 (3.87%) SAP XI
13 12 (3.57%) SOAP
14 11 (3.27%) AngularJS
14 11 (3.27%) BAPI
14 11 (3.27%) JMS
14 11 (3.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.04%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (6.55%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.06%) FMCG
5 10 (2.98%) Fintech
5 10 (2.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (2.98%) iSeries
5 10 (2.98%) LIMS
5 10 (2.98%) SWIFT
6 9 (2.68%) Clustering
6 9 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.38%) AS400
8 5 (1.49%) Analytical Mindset
8 5 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.49%) TRADACOMS
9 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.19%) NHS
9 4 (1.19%) User Experience
10 2 (0.60%) Biotechnology
10 2 (0.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.85%) Windows
2 10 (2.98%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.79%) Android
3 6 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.79%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.19%) Linux
4 4 (1.19%) Unix
4 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.30%) AIX
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (33.33%) ERP
2 59 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (13.39%) Logistics
5 43 (12.80%) Project Management
6 39 (11.61%) ITIL
7 36 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 30 (8.93%) Decision-Making
9 30 (8.93%) SOA
10 29 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (8.33%) MVC
12 26 (7.74%) Migration
13 25 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (7.14%) Workflow
15 23 (6.85%) CRM
16 22 (6.55%) Systems Analysis
17 19 (5.65%) PRINCE2
17 19 (5.65%) Scrum
17 19 (5.65%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 88 (26.19%) SQL
2 61 (18.15%) C#
3 43 (12.80%) ABAP
3 43 (12.80%) Java
4 40 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 23 (6.85%) T-SQL
6 16 (4.76%) ActionScript
6 16 (4.76%) ActionScript 2.0
6 16 (4.76%) VB
7 15 (4.46%) Python
8 14 (4.17%) RPG
8 14 (4.17%) RPG IV
9 11 (3.27%) X++
10 10 (2.98%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.08%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.49%) C++
12 5 (1.49%) PHP
12 5 (1.49%) VBScript
13 4 (1.19%) C
13 4 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (8.33%) Degree
2 9 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.38%) ISEB
3 8 (2.38%) PMP
4 6 (1.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.44%) QA
2 17 (5.06%) SLA
3 16 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (2.98%) ISO 20022
4 10 (2.98%) ISO 8583
5 5 (1.49%) SEPA
6 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.49%) Docker
3 4 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.98%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.19%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 108 (32.14%) SAP
2 49 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 35 (10.42%) JD Edwards
4 23 (6.85%) Oracle
5 12 (3.57%) SEEBURGER
6 10 (2.98%) FIS
7 8 (2.38%) IBM
8 6 (1.79%) IFS
9 5 (1.49%) Ariba
9 5 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.19%) Adobe
10 4 (1.19%) Axway
10 4 (1.19%) Epicor
10 4 (1.19%) VMware
11 3 (0.89%) Infor
11 3 (0.89%) Sage
11 3 (0.89%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.60%) WooCommerce
12 2 (0.60%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.30%) Adaptive Insights