Period
to 21 September 2017

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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shopify
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1113 1181 1303
Rank change year-on-year +68 +122 -37
Permanent jobs citing Shopify 56 71 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.037% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.42% 0.52% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 64 24
UK median annual salary £32,500 £46,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.73% +32.14% -30.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £49,250 £82,500 £54,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £24,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +35.42% -31.43% -6.67%

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 13236 13586 15716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.50% 6.98% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9501 10349 12312
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% -

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 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Shopify in the UK

Shopify
Top 11 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 September 2017. 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 +42 56 £32,500 -29.73% 13
UK excluding London +70 44 £32,500 +35.42% 11
North of England +1 22 £31,000 - 2
Midlands +27 13 £32,500 +44.44% 8
West Midlands +18 13 £32,500 +44.44% 4
London -20 12 £36,750 -54.06% 2
North West - 12 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire +24 9 £25,000 -
South West +15 8 £32,000 +33.33% 1
South East +64 1 £17,500 -48.15%
North East - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing Shopify also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Shopify.

1 49 (87.50%) HTML
2 45 (80.36%) JavaScript
3 40 (71.43%) CSS
4 39 (69.64%) E-Commerce
5 30 (53.57%) PHP
5 30 (53.57%) Magento
6 24 (42.86%) jQuery
7 23 (41.07%) Web Development
8 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (37.50%) HTML5
10 20 (35.71%) CSS3
11 19 (33.93%) User Experience
12 18 (32.14%) Front End Development
12 18 (32.14%) Sass
13 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
14 15 (26.79%) CMS
15 14 (25.00%) SEO
16 13 (23.21%) WordPress
17 11 (19.64%) Photoshop
18 10 (17.86%) LAMP
18 10 (17.86%) MVC
18 10 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
18 10 (17.86%) Laravel
19 9 (16.07%) Marketing
20 8 (14.29%) GitHub
20 8 (14.29%) Retail
20 8 (14.29%) Scrum
20 8 (14.29%) MySQL
21 7 (12.50%) XHTML
21 7 (12.50%) Workflow

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 (26.79%) CMS
2 13 (23.21%) WordPress
3 5 (8.93%) PrestaShop
4 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Drupal
5 1 (1.79%) Marvel
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.57%) Acrobat
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 30 (53.57%) Magento
2 6 (10.71%) OpenCart
3 5 (8.93%) Zen Cart
4 2 (3.57%) Infor M3
4 2 (3.57%) NetSuite
4 2 (3.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) GitHub
2 3 (5.36%) SaaS
3 2 (3.57%) AdWords
3 2 (3.57%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) FTP
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) JIRA
3 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket
3 5 (8.93%) jMock
3 5 (8.93%) JUnit
3 5 (8.93%) Mockito
3 5 (8.93%) WiX
4 3 (5.36%) gulp
5 1 (1.79%) Grunt
General
1 9 (16.07%) Marketing
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 5 (8.93%) Advertising
4 3 (5.36%) Finance
5 2 (3.57%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Web Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Designer
7 6 (10.71%) Junior
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Web Designer
8 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (8.93%) Junior Designer
8 5 (8.93%) Junior Web Designer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (7.14%) HTML Developer
10 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 3 (5.36%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (87.50%) HTML
2 40 (71.43%) CSS
3 24 (42.86%) jQuery
4 21 (37.50%) HTML5
5 20 (35.71%) CSS3
6 18 (32.14%) Sass
7 10 (17.86%) LAMP
7 10 (17.86%) Laravel
8 7 (12.50%) XHTML
9 6 (10.71%) RESTful
9 6 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (8.93%) Hibernate
10 5 (8.93%) J2EE
10 5 (8.93%) Spring
10 5 (8.93%) Spring MVC
11 4 (7.14%) Ajax
11 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 4 (7.14%) JSON
11 4 (7.14%) YUI
12 3 (5.36%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (69.64%) E-Commerce
2 23 (41.07%) Web Development
3 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (32.14%) Front End Development
5 14 (25.00%) SEO
6 10 (17.86%) MVC
6 10 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (14.29%) Scrum
8 7 (12.50%) Workflow
9 6 (10.71%) API Integration
9 6 (10.71%) TDD
9 6 (10.71%) Wireframes
10 5 (8.93%) High Availability
10 5 (8.93%) Project Management
11 4 (7.14%) Analytics
11 4 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing
11 4 (7.14%) Mobile Development
11 4 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
11 4 (7.14%) Typography
12 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) JavaScript
2 30 (53.57%) PHP
3 6 (10.71%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) PHP 5
5 3 (5.36%) ES6
5 3 (5.36%) PHP 4
6 2 (3.57%) SQL
7 1 (1.79%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) cPanel
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.79%) Plesk
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Adobe
2 5 (8.93%) Samsung
2 5 (8.93%) Zend
3 2 (3.57%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) hybris
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Sage
4 1 (1.79%) ATG
4 1 (1.79%) Demandware
4 1 (1.79%) IBM