Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 857 737 789
Rank change year-on-year -120 +52 +93
Permanent jobs citing EDI 309 476 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.68% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 208 292 308
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.49% -1.11%
10th Percentile £27,350 £27,050 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,625 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 65,720 70,346 74,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.96% 40.17% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 54,337 58,196 64,845
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -91 278 £42,500 - 57
UK excluding London -118 218 £40,000 - 48
East of England +54 57 £42,500 -29.17% 5
South East -28 55 £53,750 +26.47% 9
London +51 52 £55,000 +2.33% 9
Midlands -15 38 £35,250 -6.00% 12
North of England -90 37 £34,000 -15.00% 16
South West +19 28 £40,000 +6.67% 6
West Midlands 0 24 £33,000 -15.38% 9
North West -92 24 £34,500 -13.75% 7
East Midlands -17 14 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Yorkshire +12 12 £32,500 -27.78% 9
Scotland -11 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Wales -7 1 £50,000 +81.82%
North East -10 1 £40,000 +26.98%

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 98 (31.72%) SAP
2 85 (27.51%) Finance
3 83 (26.86%) SQL
3 83 (26.86%) ERP
4 81 (26.21%) SQL Server
5 62 (20.06%) Microsoft
6 59 (19.09%) Problem-Solving
7 57 (18.45%) C#
8 55 (17.80%) Retail
9 53 (17.15%) Manufacturing
10 50 (16.18%) XML
11 49 (15.86%) IDoc
12 47 (15.21%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
13 46 (14.89%) Logistics
14 42 (13.59%) ABAP
15 41 (13.27%) JavaScript
16 36 (11.65%) Project Management
17 34 (11.00%) .NET
18 33 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
18 33 (10.68%) Self-Motivation
19 28 (9.06%) Oracle
19 28 (9.06%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (8.74%) HTML
20 27 (8.74%) Migration
21 26 (8.41%) Java
21 26 (8.41%) CRM
21 26 (8.41%) QA
22 25 (8.09%) Business Analysis
22 25 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008

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 13 (4.21%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.59%) IIS
4 6 (1.94%) CMS
4 6 (1.94%) WordPress
5 4 (1.29%) Confluence
5 4 (1.29%) Mule
5 4 (1.29%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.97%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.65%) Anypoint
7 2 (0.65%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.65%) SAS
8 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 20 (6.47%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.59%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (7.12%) SAP SD
2 21 (6.80%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (5.18%) SAP S/4HANA
4 14 (4.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (3.56%) NetSuite
5 11 (3.56%) SAP APO
6 9 (2.91%) SAP MM
7 8 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (2.59%) SAP PP
7 8 (2.59%) SAP SCM
8 6 (1.94%) SAP FI
8 6 (1.94%) SAP R/3
9 5 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (1.62%) SAP CO
9 5 (1.62%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (1.29%) SAP QM
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.09%) SaaS
2 13 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.29%) IaaS
4 3 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (0.97%) Office 365
5 2 (0.65%) Boomi
5 2 (0.65%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.80%) FTP
2 14 (4.53%) HTTP
3 8 (2.59%) SMTP
4 3 (0.97%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.65%) RFID
5 2 (0.65%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.32%) Internet
6 1 (0.32%) SAN
6 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (26.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (6.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (5.50%) SAP HANA
5 17 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.56%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (3.56%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.94%) MySQL
7 6 (1.94%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.62%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.29%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.29%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.29%) Redis
9 4 (1.29%) Riak
10 3 (0.97%) DB2
11 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (7.77%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.47%) LSMW
3 13 (4.21%) eCATT
4 12 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.24%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.24%) JIRA
6 9 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (2.91%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.94%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.94%) Subversion
8 2 (0.65%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.65%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.65%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.65%) Toad
9 1 (0.32%) Appium
9 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.32%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 85 (27.51%) Finance
2 55 (17.80%) Retail
3 53 (17.15%) Manufacturing
4 23 (7.44%) Billing
5 14 (4.53%) Automotive
5 14 (4.53%) Publishing
6 12 (3.88%) Games
6 12 (3.88%) Marketing
7 3 (0.97%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Banking
8 2 (0.65%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Local Government
9 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (26.21%) Analyst
2 72 (23.30%) Developer
3 39 (12.62%) Consultant
4 33 (10.68%) Applications Support
5 31 (10.03%) Support Analyst
6 28 (9.06%) SAP Consultant
7 23 (7.44%) Applications Support Analyst
8 21 (6.80%) ERP Support
9 19 (6.15%) ERP Analyst
9 19 (6.15%) SAP Analyst
10 16 (5.18%) Business Analyst
10 16 (5.18%) C# Developer
11 15 (4.85%) .NET Developer
12 14 (4.53%) Logistics Consultant
12 14 (4.53%) SAP Logistics Consultant
12 14 (4.53%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (3.88%) SAP PP Analyst
13 12 (3.88%) SAP SD Analyst
13 12 (3.88%) Software Developer
14 11 (3.56%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.18%) XML
2 49 (15.86%) IDoc
3 34 (11.00%) .NET
4 27 (8.74%) HTML
5 25 (8.09%) EDIFACT
6 21 (6.80%) Web Services
7 20 (6.47%) CSS
8 17 (5.50%) .NET Framework
9 16 (5.18%) jQuery
10 15 (4.85%) ASP.NET
10 15 (4.85%) SAP PI
10 15 (4.85%) WCF
11 14 (4.53%) Entity Framework
12 12 (3.88%) AngularJS
12 12 (3.88%) HTML5
13 11 (3.56%) SOAP
14 10 (3.24%) JMS
14 10 (3.24%) SAP XI
15 9 (2.91%) BAPI
16 8 (2.59%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 47 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (10.68%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (4.53%) FMCG
4 13 (4.21%) LIMS
5 12 (3.88%) Fintech
5 12 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.56%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (3.56%) NHS
7 10 (3.24%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.91%) TRADACOMS
9 8 (2.59%) Clustering
10 7 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.27%) User Experience
11 6 (1.94%) Life Science
12 5 (1.62%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.29%) Analytical Mindset
14 2 (0.65%) AS400
14 2 (0.65%) Biotechnology
14 2 (0.65%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.65%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.88%) Windows
2 5 (1.62%) Windows Server
2 5 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.29%) Linux
3 4 (1.29%) Unix
3 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.65%) Android
5 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (26.86%) ERP
2 59 (19.09%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (15.21%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (14.89%) Logistics
5 36 (11.65%) Project Management
6 33 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (9.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (8.74%) Migration
9 26 (8.41%) CRM
10 25 (8.09%) Business Analysis
11 24 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (7.77%) Scrum
12 22 (7.12%) Integration Testing
13 21 (6.80%) MVC
14 20 (6.47%) B2B
14 20 (6.47%) ITIL
15 19 (6.15%) E-Commerce
15 19 (6.15%) Process Improvement
16 17 (5.50%) Data Migration
16 17 (5.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 83 (26.86%) SQL
2 57 (18.45%) C#
3 42 (13.59%) ABAP
4 41 (13.27%) JavaScript
5 26 (8.41%) Java
6 21 (6.80%) T-SQL
7 18 (5.83%) ActionScript
7 18 (5.83%) ActionScript 2.0
8 12 (3.88%) VB
9 9 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.91%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.59%) TypeScript
11 7 (2.27%) PHP
12 6 (1.94%) Python
12 6 (1.94%) VBScript
12 6 (1.94%) X++
13 3 (0.97%) C
13 3 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.65%) SAPscript
14 2 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (6.47%) Degree
2 9 (2.91%) PMP
3 8 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.27%) ISEB
5 4 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.29%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.41%) QA
2 11 (3.56%) SLA
3 9 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.97%) GDPR
5 2 (0.65%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.65%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 98 (31.72%) SAP
2 62 (20.06%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.06%) Oracle
4 24 (7.77%) JD Edwards
5 11 (3.56%) SEEBURGER
6 10 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.27%) IBM
8 6 (1.94%) Ariba
8 6 (1.94%) WooCommerce
9 5 (1.62%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.29%) Epicor
10 4 (1.29%) OutSystems
10 4 (1.29%) Pegasus
10 4 (1.29%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.97%) Adobe
11 3 (0.97%) Altova
11 3 (0.97%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.97%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.97%) Sage
12 2 (0.65%) RedPrairie