Period
to 14 May 2021

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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shopify
UK
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 670 765 1044
Rank change year-on-year +95 +279 +71
Permanent jobs citing Shopify 240 160 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.16% 0.053%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.65% 2.75% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 180 115 66
10th Percentile £24,875 £27,900 £27,125
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% +10.34%
75th Percentile £59,063 £62,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £72,750 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,500 £36,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.07% -7.05% +20.00%

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 4,246 5,812 8,702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.69% 5.97% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,183 4,307 6,017
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.04%

Shopify
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Shopify in the UK

Shopify
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Shopify.

Salary trend for Shopify in the UK

Shopify
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shopify over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Shopify in the UK

Shopify
Top 16 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 14 May 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 +103 218 £45,000 - 59
UK excluding London +98 130 £35,500 -2.07% 43
Work from Home -68 101 £45,000 +20.00% 18
London +61 97 £52,500 -7.89% 20
North of England -5 42 £37,500 - 12
Midlands +27 34 £31,250 -9.42% 9
Yorkshire +13 30 £36,250 +20.83% 6
West Midlands +21 22 £35,000 -12.50% 3
South East +55 17 £47,500 -17.39% 5
South West -12 16 £42,000 +40.00% 7
East Midlands +10 12 £22,500 -22.41% 6
North West +17 11 £38,000 -7.32% 5
East of England +33 10 £37,500 -31.82% 6
Scotland -9 7 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Wales +23 4 £35,000 +79.49% 3
North East -19 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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.

1 170 (70.83%) E-Commerce
2 134 (55.83%) HTML
3 130 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 130 (54.17%) CSS
4 99 (41.25%) PHP
5 69 (28.75%) Retail
6 64 (26.67%) Front End Development
7 59 (24.58%) Magento
8 58 (24.17%) Git (software)
9 55 (22.92%) Marketing
9 55 (22.92%) HTML5
10 53 (22.08%) Social Skills
11 50 (20.83%) WordPress
11 50 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (20.00%) CSS3
12 48 (20.00%) Sass
13 46 (19.17%) Finance
13 46 (19.17%) CMS
14 43 (17.92%) jQuery
15 40 (16.67%) Web Development
15 40 (16.67%) Laravel
16 39 (16.25%) User Experience
17 35 (14.58%) SEO
18 34 (14.17%) Project Management
18 34 (14.17%) Node.js
19 32 (13.33%) Analytics
20 31 (12.92%) JIRA
20 31 (12.92%) Google
21 30 (12.50%) Vue.js
22 29 (12.08%) Problem-Solving

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 50 (20.83%) WordPress
2 46 (19.17%) CMS
3 28 (11.67%) Confluence
4 15 (6.25%) Drupal
5 12 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (5.00%) Umbraco
6 6 (2.50%) nginx
7 4 (1.67%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.83%) Apache
8 2 (0.83%) Liferay
9 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.42%) concrete5
Applications
1 12 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.17%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (2.92%) Sketch
4 6 (2.50%) Figma
5 2 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.83%) InDesign
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 59 (24.58%) Magento
2 17 (7.08%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (5.83%) SAP Hybris
4 8 (3.33%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.42%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.42%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.42%) AWS
2 13 (5.42%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (5.00%) Amazon S3
4 11 (4.58%) Google Sheets
4 11 (4.58%) Mailgun
4 11 (4.58%) Power Platform
5 9 (3.75%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (3.33%) GitHub
6 8 (3.33%) npm
7 7 (2.92%) SaaS
8 4 (1.67%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (1.67%) Azure
8 4 (1.67%) GCP
8 4 (1.67%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.67%) Yarn
9 3 (1.25%) Slack
10 2 (0.83%) Boomi
10 2 (0.83%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.83%) Firebase
10 2 (0.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) Wireless
2 2 (0.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.67%) MySQL
2 17 (7.08%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (4.58%) Power BI
7 10 (4.17%) Tableau
8 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.42%) Redis
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 58 (24.17%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.92%) JIRA
3 19 (7.92%) gulp
4 17 (7.08%) Bitbucket
5 13 (5.42%) PHPUnit
6 12 (5.00%) GitLab
7 8 (3.33%) webpack
8 4 (1.67%) ESLint
9 2 (0.83%) Grunt
9 2 (0.83%) WiX
10 1 (0.42%) Cactus
10 1 (0.42%) Firebug
General
1 69 (28.75%) Retail
2 55 (22.92%) Marketing
3 53 (22.08%) Social Skills
4 46 (19.17%) Finance
5 17 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.33%) Publishing
7 6 (2.50%) Automotive
8 4 (1.67%) Organisational Skills
9 3 (1.25%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.83%) Games
10 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.83%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.42%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.42%) French Language
11 1 (0.42%) German Language
11 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.42%) Law
11 1 (0.42%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.42%) Public Speaking
11 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 135 (56.25%) Developer
2 51 (21.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 27 (11.25%) Project Manager
5 26 (10.83%) Web Developer
6 20 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (6.25%) Software Manager
8 14 (5.83%) Digital Project Manager
8 14 (5.83%) E-Commerce Manager
8 14 (5.83%) Software Project Manager
9 13 (5.42%) Designer
9 13 (5.42%) Software Engineer
10 12 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
11 11 (4.58%) Analyst
11 11 (4.58%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 11 (4.58%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 11 (4.58%) HTML CSS Developer
11 11 (4.58%) HTML Developer
11 11 (4.58%) PHP Software Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (55.83%) HTML
2 130 (54.17%) CSS
3 55 (22.92%) HTML5
4 48 (20.00%) CSS3
4 48 (20.00%) Sass
5 43 (17.92%) jQuery
6 40 (16.67%) Laravel
7 34 (14.17%) Node.js
8 30 (12.50%) Vue.js
9 26 (10.83%) RESTful
9 26 (10.83%) Symfony
10 18 (7.50%) AngularJS
11 17 (7.08%) React
11 17 (7.08%) REST
12 15 (6.25%) LAMP
13 14 (5.83%) Ajax
13 14 (5.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (5.42%) JSON
15 12 (5.00%) Doctrine
16 9 (3.75%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.25%) User Experience
2 20 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (6.67%) Social Media
4 14 (5.83%) iPad
4 14 (5.83%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.92%) Blog
7 6 (2.50%) Animation
7 6 (2.50%) Podcast
8 4 (1.67%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.42%) FMCG
9 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.42%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.42%) Android
1 13 (5.42%) Apple iOS
2 9 (3.75%) Linux
3 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.42%) Unix
3 1 (0.42%) Windows
3 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (70.83%) E-Commerce
2 64 (26.67%) Front End Development
3 50 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (16.67%) Web Development
5 35 (14.58%) SEO
6 34 (14.17%) Project Management
7 32 (13.33%) Analytics
8 29 (12.08%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (10.83%) Project Delivery
10 25 (10.42%) Software Engineering
11 23 (9.58%) Scrum
12 22 (9.17%) Digital Marketing
13 20 (8.33%) Microservices
14 16 (6.67%) OO
14 16 (6.67%) Personalization
15 15 (6.25%) BDD
16 14 (5.83%) ERP
16 14 (5.83%) Financial Modelling
16 14 (5.83%) Machine Learning
16 14 (5.83%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 130 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 99 (41.25%) PHP
3 17 (7.08%) SQL
4 16 (6.67%) Java
5 13 (5.42%) ES6
5 13 (5.42%) Python
6 10 (4.17%) Ruby
7 4 (1.67%) Go
8 3 (1.25%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.42%) C++
9 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (5.83%) Degree
2 4 (1.67%) MOS
3 3 (1.25%) AAT
3 3 (1.25%) ACCA
3 3 (1.25%) CIMA
3 3 (1.25%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.25%) PMP
4 2 (0.83%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.50%) QA
2 3 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.67%) Terraform
3 2 (0.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (12.92%) Google
2 26 (10.83%) WooCommerce
3 15 (6.25%) hybris
4 14 (5.83%) Elastic Path
4 14 (5.83%) SAP
4 14 (5.83%) Sitecore
5 12 (5.00%) Atlassian
6 11 (4.58%) Adobe
7 8 (3.33%) Facebook
7 8 (3.33%) JD Edwards
8 6 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.67%) PayPal
9 4 (1.67%) Sage
9 4 (1.67%) Xero
9 4 (1.67%) Zend
10 2 (0.83%) Dell
10 2 (0.83%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.83%) Oracle
11 1 (0.42%) Demandware