Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 702 599 832
Rank change year-on-year -103 +233 +42
Permanent jobs citing EDI 375 105 257
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.49% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 311 82 174
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,650 £27,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -
75th Percentile £54,375 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,345 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.31% +17.65% +6.25%

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 50,752 21,268 51,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.42% 43.92% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32,470 18,244 42,317
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +7.84%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for EDI in the UK

EDI
Top 16 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 October 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 -110 318 £45,000 -10.00% 44
UK excluding London -59 280 £44,345 -11.31% 37
Work from Home -209 81 £51,000 +2.00% 12
Midlands -66 80 £42,500 -15.00% 9
North of England -60 70 £45,000 - 10
South East -119 69 £41,500 -24.55% 5
Yorkshire -61 51 £37,500 -25.00% 2
West Midlands -84 51 £41,500 -12.63% 6
London -206 49 £55,000 - 12
East of England -74 33 £45,000 -5.26% 5
East Midlands -63 29 £51,000 +2.00% 3
North West -85 18 £46,250 +20.13% 7
Scotland -79 14 £41,250 +50.00% 4
South West -84 13 £32,500 -25.19% 3
North East -28 1 £50,000 - 1
Wales - 1 £20,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 195 (52.00%) ERP
2 147 (39.20%) Social Skills
3 121 (32.27%) XML
4 99 (26.40%) SQL
5 92 (24.53%) SAP
6 91 (24.27%) SQL Server
7 79 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (19.20%) Web Services
9 71 (18.93%) .NET
10 70 (18.67%) Finance
11 69 (18.40%) Microsoft
12 61 (16.27%) REST
13 56 (14.93%) Migration
14 52 (13.87%) Manufacturing
14 52 (13.87%) Java
14 52 (13.87%) SOAP
15 48 (12.80%) XSLT
16 44 (11.73%) JavaScript
16 44 (11.73%) C#
16 44 (11.73%) E-Commerce
17 41 (10.93%) B2B
17 41 (10.93%) Business Analysis
17 41 (10.93%) XPath
18 40 (10.67%) Sage
19 39 (10.40%) Degree
19 39 (10.40%) User Experience
20 38 (10.13%) JIRA
20 38 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
21 37 (9.87%) Retail
21 37 (9.87%) NetSuite

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 18 (4.80%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (4.27%) IIS
3 8 (2.13%) Confluence
4 3 (0.80%) NetWeaver
4 3 (0.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.27%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.27%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.27%) Mendix
6 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.27%) Papyrus
Applications
1 19 (5.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (3.20%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.07%) Simulink
5 3 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (9.87%) NetSuite
2 29 (7.73%) SAP Business One
3 23 (6.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (2.67%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (2.40%) Infor M3
6 8 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (2.13%) PRMS
7 7 (1.87%) JDE OneWorld
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (1.33%) SAP CO
8 5 (1.33%) SAP FI
8 5 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (1.07%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (1.07%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.80%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.07%) Azure
2 23 (6.13%) AWS
3 16 (4.27%) Dynamics 365
4 13 (3.47%) Boomi
4 13 (3.47%) SaaS
5 12 (3.20%) Power Automate
6 9 (2.40%) Amazon S3
7 8 (2.13%) Apigee
7 8 (2.13%) Power Platform
8 7 (1.87%) Microsoft 365
9 6 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.60%) GitHub
10 3 (0.80%) PowerApps
11 2 (0.53%) GCP
12 1 (0.27%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.20%) FTP
2 7 (1.87%) Network Security
3 6 (1.60%) DNS
4 4 (1.07%) LAN
4 4 (1.07%) WAN
4 4 (1.07%) Wireless
5 3 (0.80%) Firewall
5 3 (0.80%) HTTP
5 3 (0.80%) Intranet
5 3 (0.80%) SMTP
6 2 (0.53%) DHCP
6 2 (0.53%) SMS
6 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.27%) Internet
7 1 (0.27%) IPv4
7 1 (0.27%) PPP
7 1 (0.27%) VLAN
7 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (24.27%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.13%) SAP HANA
3 17 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.73%) JasperReports
4 14 (3.73%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.20%) SAP BW
6 11 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.87%) MySQL
9 7 (1.87%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.87%) Power BI
10 6 (1.60%) Big Data
10 6 (1.60%) MariaDB
10 6 (1.60%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.80%) MS Access
11 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 38 (10.13%) JIRA
2 29 (7.73%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.27%) Visual Studio
4 14 (3.73%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.20%) LSMW
6 9 (2.40%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.40%) JUnit
6 9 (2.40%) Selenium
6 9 (2.40%) TestNG
7 7 (1.87%) MSTest
8 6 (1.60%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.60%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.60%) Mocha
8 6 (1.60%) Visual Studio Code
9 2 (0.53%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.53%) Subversion
10 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.27%) Gradle
10 1 (0.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 147 (39.20%) Social Skills
2 70 (18.67%) Finance
3 52 (13.87%) Manufacturing
4 37 (9.87%) Retail
5 25 (6.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 24 (6.40%) Back Office
7 21 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (3.20%) Electronics
8 12 (3.20%) Law
9 11 (2.93%) Documentation Skills
9 11 (2.93%) Marketing
10 8 (2.13%) Advertising
10 8 (2.13%) Legal
11 7 (1.87%) Automotive
12 5 (1.33%) Public Sector
13 3 (0.80%) Billing
13 3 (0.80%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.80%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.53%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 89 (23.73%) Analyst
2 83 (22.13%) Developer
3 51 (13.60%) Consultant
4 33 (8.80%) .NET Developer
5 31 (8.27%) ERP Analyst
6 26 (6.93%) Business Analyst
7 25 (6.67%) Administrator
8 18 (4.80%) Architect
9 16 (4.27%) IT Analyst
10 13 (3.47%) SQL Analyst
11 12 (3.20%) Data Business Analyst
11 12 (3.20%) Data Migration Analyst
11 12 (3.20%) Data Migration Business Analyst
11 12 (3.20%) EDI Developer
11 12 (3.20%) ERP Business Analyst
11 12 (3.20%) Migration Analyst
11 12 (3.20%) Project Leader
11 12 (3.20%) SAP Technical Architect
11 12 (3.20%) SQL Data Analyst
11 12 (3.20%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (32.27%) XML
2 72 (19.20%) Web Services
3 71 (18.93%) .NET
4 61 (16.27%) REST
5 52 (13.87%) SOAP
6 48 (12.80%) XSLT
7 36 (9.60%) JSON
8 34 (9.07%) HTML
9 33 (8.80%) CSS
10 29 (7.73%) Middleware
11 23 (6.13%) jQuery
12 18 (4.80%) ASP.NET
13 15 (4.00%) SAP Fiori
14 14 (3.73%) .NET Framework
15 13 (3.47%) Ajax
15 13 (3.47%) AngularJS
15 13 (3.47%) EDIFACT
15 13 (3.47%) React
15 13 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (3.20%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.40%) User Experience
2 23 (6.13%) FMCG
3 16 (4.27%) Virtual Team
4 15 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.93%) iSeries
8 9 (2.40%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.60%) Robotics
10 5 (1.33%) AS400
10 5 (1.33%) TRADACOMS
11 3 (0.80%) Cloud Native
11 3 (0.80%) NHS
12 2 (0.53%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.53%) Life Science
13 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.27%) Renewable Energy
13 1 (0.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.00%) Windows
2 17 (4.53%) Unix
3 9 (2.40%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.60%) Linux
5 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (52.00%) ERP
2 79 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (14.93%) Migration
4 44 (11.73%) E-Commerce
5 41 (10.93%) B2B
5 41 (10.93%) Business Analysis
6 38 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (9.07%) Data Migration
7 34 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (8.53%) Analytics
9 30 (8.00%) Scrum
10 26 (6.93%) Logistics
10 26 (6.93%) Workflow
11 25 (6.67%) Data Management
12 23 (6.13%) Microservices
13 22 (5.87%) Coaching
13 22 (5.87%) Computer Science
13 22 (5.87%) ETL
13 22 (5.87%) Project Management
14 21 (5.60%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 99 (26.40%) SQL
2 52 (13.87%) Java
3 44 (11.73%) C#
3 44 (11.73%) JavaScript
4 41 (10.93%) XPath
5 25 (6.67%) PHP
6 24 (6.40%) C
7 14 (3.73%) PL/SQL
8 12 (3.20%) RPG
9 10 (2.67%) VB
10 9 (2.40%) Python
11 8 (2.13%) C++
12 7 (1.87%) VBA
13 4 (1.07%) Fortran
13 4 (1.07%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.07%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.80%) ABAP
14 3 (0.80%) R
15 2 (0.53%) Groovy
16 1 (0.27%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 39 (10.40%) Degree
2 12 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.67%) DBS Check
4 8 (2.13%) PhD
5 4 (1.07%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.53%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.00%) QA
2 20 (5.33%) Data Quality
3 12 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (2.40%) SLA
6 6 (1.60%) GDPR
7 3 (0.80%) NIST
8 2 (0.53%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.53%) PMO
9 1 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.60%) Ceph
3 4 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (4.27%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (1.60%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (0.27%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 92 (24.53%) SAP
2 69 (18.40%) Microsoft
3 40 (10.67%) Sage
4 32 (8.53%) Oracle
5 14 (3.73%) JDA
6 13 (3.47%) IBM
6 13 (3.47%) IFS
6 13 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (3.20%) JD Edwards
8 11 (2.93%) Dell
9 10 (2.67%) MuleSoft
9 10 (2.67%) SnapLogic
10 8 (2.13%) Jitterbit
10 8 (2.13%) Mashery
11 7 (1.87%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.60%) Percona
12 6 (1.60%) Sun
13 5 (1.33%) Cisco
14 4 (1.07%) VMware
15 3 (0.80%) Atlassian