Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shopify
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 576 960 1088
Rank change year-on-year +384 +128 +75
Permanent jobs citing Shopify 150 102 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.075% 0.049%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.93% 1.32% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 157 84 73
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,875 £22,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,375 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.15% - -

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 3,044 7,731 9,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.37% 5.70% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,240 5,439 6,977
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Shopify in the UK

Shopify
Top 15 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 4 December 2020. 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 +357 136 £45,000 +12.50% 51
UK excluding London +311 82 £39,375 +21.15% 30
London +232 60 £65,000 +18.18% 24
Work from Home +26 44 £45,000 +38.46% 16
North of England +146 31 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Midlands +139 23 £31,250 -21.88% 9
North West +132 22 £42,500 +30.77% 2
West Midlands +105 20 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Yorkshire +88 9 £35,000 +7.69% 7
South West +115 8 £38,750 -3.13% 2
South East +198 7 £50,000 - 1
East of England +127 6 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Scotland +83 4 £50,000 +53.85%
East Midlands +86 3 £40,000 - 5
Wales +54 3 £47,500 +26.67% 3

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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.

1 106 (70.67%) E-Commerce
2 94 (62.67%) CSS
3 92 (61.33%) HTML
4 89 (59.33%) JavaScript
5 64 (42.67%) PHP
5 64 (42.67%) Magento
6 38 (25.33%) Front End Development
6 38 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (24.00%) Web Development
8 35 (23.33%) MySQL
9 34 (22.67%) Laravel
10 33 (22.00%) jQuery
11 30 (20.00%) WordPress
12 29 (19.33%) User Experience
12 29 (19.33%) Retail
13 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
14 24 (16.00%) Marketing
15 23 (15.33%) ERP
16 21 (14.00%) REST
17 18 (12.00%) CRM
17 18 (12.00%) OO
18 17 (11.33%) Symfony
18 17 (11.33%) React
19 16 (10.67%) Zend
19 16 (10.67%) Node.js
19 16 (10.67%) Salesforce.com
19 16 (10.67%) Google
20 15 (10.00%) Vue.js
20 15 (10.00%) WooCommerce
20 15 (10.00%) 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 30 (20.00%) WordPress
2 14 (9.33%) CMS
3 5 (3.33%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.67%) Confluence
5 3 (2.00%) Drupal
6 2 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.67%) nginx
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 64 (42.67%) Magento
2 5 (3.33%) NetSuite
2 5 (3.33%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.67%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.33%) GitHub
2 11 (7.33%) Azure
3 7 (4.67%) AWS
4 5 (3.33%) GCP
4 5 (3.33%) npm
5 3 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.33%) Google Sheets
6 2 (1.33%) Mailgun
6 2 (1.33%) SaaS
6 2 (1.33%) Trello
7 1 (0.67%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.67%) Boomi
7 1 (0.67%) G Suite
7 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.67%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.67%) Office 365
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) Internet
2 2 (1.33%) SMS
3 1 (0.67%) FTP
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.33%) MySQL
2 11 (7.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.33%) PHPUnit
3 9 (6.00%) JIRA
4 5 (3.33%) gulp
4 5 (3.33%) webpack
5 4 (2.67%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.00%) GitLab
7 1 (0.67%) Xdebug
General
1 29 (19.33%) Retail
2 24 (16.00%) Marketing
3 13 (8.67%) Law
4 11 (7.33%) Billing
4 11 (7.33%) Finance
5 1 (0.67%) Back Office
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 94 (62.67%) Developer
2 33 (22.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 31 (20.67%) PHP Developer
4 17 (11.33%) Web Developer
5 14 (9.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (8.67%) Administrator
7 11 (7.33%) Salesforce Administrator
8 10 (6.67%) Backend Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.00%) E-Commerce Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Consultant
10 8 (5.33%) MySQL Developer
10 8 (5.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.00%) Implementation Consultant
11 6 (4.00%) Software Consultant
11 6 (4.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
12 5 (3.33%) Magento Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Project Manager
13 4 (2.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (62.67%) CSS
2 92 (61.33%) HTML
3 34 (22.67%) Laravel
4 33 (22.00%) jQuery
5 21 (14.00%) REST
6 17 (11.33%) React
6 17 (11.33%) Symfony
7 16 (10.67%) Node.js
8 15 (10.00%) Vue.js
9 12 (8.00%) HTML5
9 12 (8.00%) Middleware
9 12 (8.00%) Sass
10 11 (7.33%) AngularJS
10 11 (7.33%) CSS3
11 10 (6.67%) RESTful
12 8 (5.33%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (4.00%) Express
13 6 (4.00%) Smarty
13 6 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.33%) User Experience
2 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.33%) Analytical Mindset
4 7 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.00%) Graphic Design
6 5 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.67%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.67%) iPad
7 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.67%) Linux
2 1 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (70.67%) E-Commerce
2 38 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.33%) Front End Development
3 36 (24.00%) Web Development
4 23 (15.33%) ERP
5 18 (12.00%) CRM
5 18 (12.00%) OO
6 15 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (9.33%) Computer Science
8 12 (8.00%) SEO
8 12 (8.00%) Technology Roadmap
9 11 (7.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 11 (7.33%) Inventory Management
9 11 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.00%) Web Design
11 8 (5.33%) B2C
11 8 (5.33%) Migration
11 8 (5.33%) Project Management
11 8 (5.33%) TDD
12 7 (4.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 89 (59.33%) JavaScript
2 64 (42.67%) PHP
3 11 (7.33%) C#
4 7 (4.67%) Python
5 4 (2.67%) Java
6 3 (2.00%) ES6
6 3 (2.00%) PHP 7
6 3 (2.00%) Ruby
7 2 (1.33%) SQL
8 1 (0.67%) Go
8 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 13 (8.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.00%) PMP
3 2 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.67%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) cPanel
2 1 (0.67%) Ansible
2 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (10.67%) Google
1 16 (10.67%) Salesforce.com
1 16 (10.67%) Zend
2 15 (10.00%) WooCommerce
3 12 (8.00%) hybris
4 11 (7.33%) ServiceNow
5 8 (5.33%) ATG
6 7 (4.67%) Xero
7 6 (4.00%) Demandware
7 6 (4.00%) Facebook
7 6 (4.00%) Oracle
7 6 (4.00%) Sage
8 4 (2.67%) Adobe
9 3 (2.00%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.33%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.67%) Apple
11 1 (0.67%) Dell
11 1 (0.67%) IBM
11 1 (0.67%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.67%) SAP