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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 22 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shopify
UK
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 869 652 759
Rank change year-on-year -217 +107 +292
Permanent jobs citing Shopify 353 250 155
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.43% 5.71% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 106 184 109
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,563 £32,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +2.56%

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 6,499 4,378 5,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.98% 4.76% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,892 3,264 4,120
10th Percentile £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £94,750 £88,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.26%

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 22 May 2022.

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 22 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -253 257 £50,000 +11.11% 32
Work from Home -224 208 £50,000 +11.11% 22
London -204 177 £65,000 +23.81% 11
UK excluding London -211 81 £40,000 +14.29% 22
East of England -53 30 £37,500 +25.00% 1
North of England -104 17 £50,000 +36.05% 10
South West -30 16 £41,250 -5.17% 3
North West -65 11 £50,000 +31.58% 7
Midlands -99 11 £48,750 +56.00% 6
West Midlands -72 8 £50,000 +53.85% 3
Yorkshire -81 5 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Scotland -57 4 £52,500 +50.00% 1
East Midlands -48 3 £27,500 +22.22% 3
South East -110 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North East -12 1 £65,000 +44.44%

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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.

1 267 (75.64%) E-Commerce
2 153 (43.34%) HTML
3 143 (40.51%) JavaScript
4 136 (38.53%) React
5 134 (37.96%) CSS
6 129 (36.54%) Node.js
7 107 (30.31%) User Experience
8 103 (29.18%) Agile
9 98 (27.76%) Full Stack Development
10 80 (22.66%) AWS
11 79 (22.38%) Magento
12 78 (22.10%) Python
13 77 (21.81%) CMS
14 76 (21.53%) PostgreSQL
15 73 (20.68%) TypeScript
16 67 (18.98%) SEO
17 64 (18.13%) Marketing
18 63 (17.85%) Retail
18 63 (17.85%) Analytics
19 61 (17.28%) Front End Development
20 59 (16.71%) Microservices
21 56 (15.86%) Software Engineering
22 54 (15.30%) Git (software)
22 54 (15.30%) Docker
23 53 (15.01%) Sass
23 53 (15.01%) UX Design
23 53 (15.01%) Google
24 51 (14.45%) SaaS
24 51 (14.45%) REST
25 47 (13.31%) Social Skills

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 77 (21.81%) CMS
2 32 (9.07%) WordPress
3 20 (5.67%) Confluence
4 16 (4.53%) Strapi
5 13 (3.68%) Drupal
6 12 (3.40%) Apache Airflow
7 10 (2.83%) Headless CMS
8 8 (2.27%) Ethereum
8 8 (2.27%) Solana
9 6 (1.70%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.85%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.57%) Apache
11 2 (0.57%) PrestaShop
11 2 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 13 (3.68%) Sketch
2 12 (3.40%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.42%) Maya
4 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.57%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.28%) InVision
Business Applications
1 79 (22.38%) Magento
2 28 (7.93%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (3.12%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.57%) Raiser's Edge
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 80 (22.66%) AWS
2 51 (14.45%) SaaS
3 38 (10.76%) Serverless
4 35 (9.92%) GitHub
5 20 (5.67%) Google Analytics
6 19 (5.38%) Amazon S3
7 18 (5.10%) Google Tag Manager
8 17 (4.82%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (4.25%) Azure
9 15 (4.25%) Stripe
10 13 (3.68%) GCP
10 13 (3.68%) Heroku
10 13 (3.68%) Vercel
11 12 (3.40%) Firebase
12 11 (3.12%) Azure Functions
12 11 (3.12%) Figma
13 9 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (2.55%) Amazon ECS
13 9 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.70%) DNS
1 6 (1.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.53%) PostgreSQL
2 31 (8.78%) Relational Database
3 28 (7.93%) MongoDB
4 21 (5.95%) Redis
5 20 (5.67%) MySQL
6 11 (3.12%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (1.70%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.13%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.85%) Looker
11 2 (0.57%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (15.30%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.07%) JIRA
3 18 (5.10%) webpack
4 16 (4.53%) WiX
5 14 (3.97%) gulp
5 14 (3.97%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.12%) Bitbucket Server
6 11 (3.12%) Vagrant
7 10 (2.83%) Cypress.io
8 7 (1.98%) CircleCI
8 7 (1.98%) Postman
9 5 (1.42%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.13%) fastlane
11 2 (0.57%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.57%) ESLint
11 2 (0.57%) git-flow
11 2 (0.57%) GitLab
11 2 (0.57%) Lerna
11 2 (0.57%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 64 (18.13%) Marketing
2 63 (17.85%) Retail
3 47 (13.31%) Social Skills
4 31 (8.78%) Finance
5 24 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (5.10%) Advertising
7 15 (4.25%) Games
8 11 (3.12%) Presentation Skills
9 8 (2.27%) Banking
10 3 (0.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 3 (0.85%) Organisational Skills
11 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.57%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.28%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 154 (43.63%) Developer
2 44 (12.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 40 (11.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 40 (11.33%) Senior Developer
4 38 (10.76%) Software Engineer
5 30 (8.50%) Lead Developer
6 29 (8.22%) Senior Software Engineer
7 26 (7.37%) Backend Developer
8 23 (6.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 19 (5.38%) E-Commerce Developer
10 18 (5.10%) E-Commerce Manager
10 18 (5.10%) Web Developer
11 14 (3.97%) Project Manager
12 13 (3.68%) Technical Leader
13 10 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
14 9 (2.55%) Agile Delivery Manager
14 9 (2.55%) Digital Project Manager
14 9 (2.55%) E-Commerce Web Developer
14 9 (2.55%) Full Stack Web Developer
15 8 (2.27%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (43.34%) HTML
2 136 (38.53%) React
3 134 (37.96%) CSS
4 129 (36.54%) Node.js
5 53 (15.01%) Sass
6 51 (14.45%) REST
7 45 (12.75%) HTML5
7 45 (12.75%) Next.js
8 43 (12.18%) CSS3
8 43 (12.18%) GraphQL
9 29 (8.22%) GatsbyJS
10 26 (7.37%) Vue.js
11 23 (6.52%) AngularJS
12 21 (5.95%) Pug
13 20 (5.67%) Express
14 18 (5.10%) JSON
15 15 (4.25%) .NET
15 15 (4.25%) Tailwind CSS
16 14 (3.97%) Laravel
16 14 (3.97%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 107 (30.31%) User Experience
2 22 (6.23%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.53%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (4.25%) Social Media
4 15 (4.25%) Virtual Team
5 14 (3.97%) Blog
6 9 (2.55%) iPad
7 8 (2.27%) Blockchain
7 8 (2.27%) NFT
7 8 (2.27%) Web3
8 7 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.13%) BBC
9 4 (1.13%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.85%) Legacy Code
11 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.28%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.55%) Android
1 9 (2.55%) Apple iOS
2 8 (2.27%) Linux
3 6 (1.70%) Unix
4 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.28%) Windows
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (75.64%) E-Commerce
2 103 (29.18%) Agile
3 98 (27.76%) Full Stack Development
4 67 (18.98%) SEO
5 63 (17.85%) Analytics
6 61 (17.28%) Front End Development
7 59 (16.71%) Microservices
8 56 (15.86%) Software Engineering
9 53 (15.01%) UX Design
10 46 (13.03%) Project Management
11 39 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
12 35 (9.92%) Product Roadmap
13 33 (9.35%) Mentoring
13 33 (9.35%) Web Development
14 32 (9.07%) Open Source
15 30 (8.50%) DevOps
16 26 (7.37%) Pair Programming
16 26 (7.37%) Test Automation
17 25 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (6.80%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 143 (40.51%) JavaScript
2 78 (22.10%) Python
3 73 (20.68%) TypeScript
4 43 (12.18%) PHP
5 37 (10.48%) SQL
6 29 (8.22%) Ruby
7 26 (7.37%) C#
8 22 (6.23%) C
8 22 (6.23%) Java
9 21 (5.95%) ES6
10 16 (4.53%) Go
11 12 (3.40%) JSX
12 11 (3.12%) Rust
13 5 (1.42%) Dart
Qualifications
1 29 (8.22%) Degree
2 22 (6.23%) PhD
3 17 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (3.40%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.28%) AAT
5 1 (0.28%) ACCA
5 1 (0.28%) CIMA
5 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (11.05%) QA
2 4 (1.13%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.57%) GDPR
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) NIST
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (15.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 37 (10.48%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.98%) Terraform
3 1 (0.28%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 53 (15.01%) Google
2 35 (9.92%) Salesforce.com
3 29 (8.22%) Facebook
4 25 (7.08%) WooCommerce
5 16 (4.53%) Netlify
6 9 (2.55%) Elastic Path
7 8 (2.27%) Bloomberg
7 8 (2.27%) JD Edwards
7 8 (2.27%) TikTok
8 7 (1.98%) Microsoft
9 6 (1.70%) IBM
10 4 (1.13%) Adobe
10 4 (1.13%) Snowplow
11 3 (0.85%) SAP
12 2 (0.57%) Apple
12 2 (0.57%) hybris
12 2 (0.57%) Instagram
12 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.57%) Twitter
12 2 (0.57%) YouTube