Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Shopify skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Shopify over the 6 months to 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shopify
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 992 1094 1154
Rank change year-on-year +102 +60 +20
Permanent jobs citing Shopify 84 71 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.043% 0.035%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.05% 0.69% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 51
UK median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -6.25% -36.00%
10th Percentile £27,650 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -12.70% +12.50%

Shopify is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8,013 10,242 13,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.85% 6.26% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5,633 7,415 9,686
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,100 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £80,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.23%

Shopify
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Shopify as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Shopify in the UK

Shopify
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shopify.

Salary trend for Shopify in the UK

Shopify
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shopify over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Shopify in the UK

Shopify
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shopify within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2019. 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 +121 82 £42,500 +41.67% 26
London +99 45 £55,000 +46.67% 9
UK excluding London +58 39 £32,500 +18.18% 18
North of England +25 19 £32,500 -1.52% 5
Yorkshire +7 12 £32,500 +4.00% 4
Midlands +26 7 £40,000 +45.45% 6
North West +46 6 £32,500 -13.33% 1
East Midlands +34 5 £47,500 +52.00% 5
South West +8 4 £37,500 +74.42% 6
East of England - 4 £38,750 -
South East +18 3 £32,500 +8.33%
West Midlands +24 2 £40,000 +77.78% 1
Wales +6 2 £36,500 +40.38%
North East - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, IT jobs citing Shopify 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 Shopify.

1 61 (72.62%) E-Commerce
2 46 (54.76%) HTML
2 46 (54.76%) CSS
3 45 (53.57%) Magento
4 42 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 37 (44.05%) PHP
6 27 (32.14%) Git (software)
7 26 (30.95%) Front End Development
8 23 (27.38%) Retail
9 21 (25.00%) jQuery
9 21 (25.00%) HTML5
10 19 (22.62%) MySQL
11 17 (20.24%) Laravel
12 16 (19.05%) Marketing
13 15 (17.86%) WordPress
13 15 (17.86%) User Experience
14 14 (16.67%) React
14 14 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (16.67%) LAMP
15 13 (15.48%) MVC
15 13 (15.48%) Web Development
15 13 (15.48%) Mentoring
16 12 (14.29%) WooCommerce
16 12 (14.29%) Vue.js
16 12 (14.29%) Symfony
16 12 (14.29%) Linux
17 11 (13.10%) Salesforce.com
18 10 (11.90%) SAP
18 10 (11.90%) Adobe
18 10 (11.90%) Migration

Shopify
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 (17.86%) WordPress
2 9 (10.71%) Apache
3 8 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (9.52%) nginx
4 5 (5.95%) CMS
5 3 (3.57%) Drupal
6 1 (1.19%) Confluence
6 1 (1.19%) Kentico
6 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Sketch
2 4 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.38%) Figma
3 2 (2.38%) InVision
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 45 (53.57%) Magento
2 9 (10.71%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (3.57%) NetSuite
4 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.38%) OpenCart
5 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) AWS
1 3 (3.57%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.57%) MailChimp
1 3 (3.57%) npm
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.38%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (2.38%) Serverless
3 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.19%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) DNS
1 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) MySQL
2 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.90%) Grunt
3 8 (9.52%) gulp
3 8 (9.52%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.57%) JIRA
5 2 (2.38%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.38%) webpack
6 1 (1.19%) Babel
6 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.19%) Subversion
6 1 (1.19%) Xdebug
General
1 23 (27.38%) Retail
2 16 (19.05%) Marketing
3 5 (5.95%) Finance
4 2 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (72.62%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) PHP Developer
3 24 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (13.10%) Lead Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Lead PHP Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Administrator
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.95%) E-Commerce Manager
8 5 (5.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.95%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.95%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Systems Administration Leader
8 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) WordPress Developer
9 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.76%) React Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.76%) CSS
1 46 (54.76%) HTML
2 21 (25.00%) HTML5
2 21 (25.00%) jQuery
3 17 (20.24%) Laravel
4 14 (16.67%) LAMP
4 14 (16.67%) React
5 12 (14.29%) Symfony
5 12 (14.29%) Vue.js
6 10 (11.90%) Node.js
6 10 (11.90%) Sass
7 9 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 9 (10.71%) Middleware
8 8 (9.52%) CSS3
8 8 (9.52%) LEMP Stack
9 6 (7.14%) JSON
9 6 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.95%) Twig
11 3 (3.57%) GraphQL
11 3 (3.57%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) User Experience
2 8 (9.52%) iPad
3 2 (2.38%) Blog
3 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.19%) 3D Printing
4 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.19%) Social Media
4 1 (1.19%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.19%) VMS
3 1 (1.19%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) E-Commerce
2 26 (30.95%) Front End Development
3 14 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (15.48%) Mentoring
4 13 (15.48%) MVC
4 13 (15.48%) Web Development
5 10 (11.90%) Migration
6 9 (10.71%) OO
6 9 (10.71%) OO PHP
7 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (7.14%) Project Management
9 4 (4.76%) B2C
9 4 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.76%) CRM
9 4 (4.76%) ERP
10 3 (3.57%) A/B Testing
10 3 (3.57%) Analytics
10 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
10 3 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (44.05%) PHP
3 3 (3.57%) Java
4 2 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (1.19%) ES6
5 1 (1.19%) ES7
5 1 (1.19%) PHP 5
5 1 (1.19%) PHP 7
5 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
1 1 (1.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) HAProxy
1 8 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) WooCommerce
2 11 (13.10%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (11.90%) Adobe
3 10 (11.90%) hybris
3 10 (11.90%) SAP
4 9 (10.71%) Demandware
4 9 (10.71%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.76%) Google
6 3 (3.57%) Sage
7 2 (2.38%) Apple
7 2 (2.38%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle
8 1 (1.19%) ATG
8 1 (1.19%) Facebook
8 1 (1.19%) Hotjar
8 1 (1.19%) IBM
8 1 (1.19%) PayPal
8 1 (1.19%) RedPrairie
8 1 (1.19%) Zend