Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shopify
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 721 581 1016
Rank change year-on-year -140 +435 +117
Permanent jobs citing Shopify 313 118 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.24% 0.062%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.02% 3.98% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 175 87 79
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £39,375 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +23.08%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £73,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% +16.67%

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 6,235 2,963 8,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.15% 6.03% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4,116 2,179 5,873
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £31,300
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,300 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.89% -5.00% +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 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 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 -133 290 £45,000 -10.00% 48
London -129 159 £52,500 -12.50% 15
UK excluding London -156 131 £40,000 -5.88% 37
Work from Home -205 99 £61,250 +36.11% 12
Midlands -94 38 £32,500 -18.75% 6
South East -132 36 £73,750 +47.50% 3
East Midlands -55 22 £32,500 -18.75%
North of England -115 21 £40,000 -5.88% 16
South West -73 17 £42,000 +6.67% 2
West Midlands -94 15 £32,500 -25.71% 6
Yorkshire -98 12 £40,000 +26.98% 5
East of England - 12 £43,750 - 6
North West -97 9 £33,750 -20.59% 10
Scotland -89 5 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Wales -42 2 £32,500 -35.00% 1

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 228 (72.84%) E-Commerce
2 172 (54.95%) CSS
3 163 (52.08%) HTML
4 157 (50.16%) JavaScript
5 100 (31.95%) Retail
6 98 (31.31%) CMS
7 96 (30.67%) User Experience
8 91 (29.07%) Full Stack Development
8 91 (29.07%) SEO
9 84 (26.84%) PHP
9 84 (26.84%) Magento
10 83 (26.52%) Web Development
11 81 (25.88%) Marketing
11 81 (25.88%) React
12 79 (25.24%) Social Skills
12 79 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
13 74 (23.64%) WordPress
14 68 (21.73%) Front End Development
15 62 (19.81%) Analytics
16 58 (18.53%) Finance
17 47 (15.02%) Node.js
18 45 (14.38%) Django
18 45 (14.38%) Software Engineering
18 45 (14.38%) Sass
19 43 (13.74%) PostgreSQL
19 43 (13.74%) Scrum
19 43 (13.74%) jQuery
19 43 (13.74%) Google
19 43 (13.74%) Git (software)
20 42 (13.42%) SQL

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 98 (31.31%) CMS
2 74 (23.64%) WordPress
3 34 (10.86%) Confluence
4 17 (5.43%) nginx
5 11 (3.51%) Apache
6 10 (3.19%) Headless CMS
7 5 (1.60%) Drupal
8 4 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.28%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.32%) concrete5
Applications
1 20 (6.39%) Sketch
2 14 (4.47%) Photoshop
3 13 (4.15%) Adobe XD
4 11 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (3.19%) Chatbot
5 10 (3.19%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (2.88%) Figma
7 7 (2.24%) InDesign
8 6 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.64%) InVision
10 2 (0.64%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 84 (26.84%) Magento
2 41 (13.10%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (2.88%) SAP Hybris
4 8 (2.56%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.64%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.50%) AWS
2 33 (10.54%) GitHub
3 20 (6.39%) Amazon ECS
3 20 (6.39%) Amazon SQS
4 15 (4.79%) Facebook Ads
5 13 (4.15%) Google Analytics
6 12 (3.83%) Power Platform
7 11 (3.51%) Google Ads
8 10 (3.19%) Google Sheets
9 7 (2.24%) GCP
10 6 (1.92%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.92%) Azure
10 6 (1.92%) Cloudflare
10 6 (1.92%) SaaS
11 5 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.96%) Mailgun
14 2 (0.64%) Slack
14 2 (0.64%) Stripe
15 1 (0.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.15%) DNS
2 4 (1.28%) Wireless
3 2 (0.64%) Internet
4 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.74%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (7.67%) MySQL
3 20 (6.39%) Redis
4 14 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.83%) Power BI
6 10 (3.19%) Tableau
7 7 (2.24%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.50%) JIRA
3 21 (6.71%) Bitbucket
4 20 (6.39%) CircleCI
4 20 (6.39%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.75%) WiX
6 15 (4.79%) gulp
7 10 (3.19%) webpack
8 6 (1.92%) Cactus
9 4 (1.28%) ESLint
9 4 (1.28%) GitLab
9 4 (1.28%) PHPUnit
9 4 (1.28%) Storybook
10 3 (0.96%) Subversion
11 2 (0.64%) Cypress.io
11 2 (0.64%) Grunt
12 1 (0.32%) Firebug
General
1 100 (31.95%) Retail
2 81 (25.88%) Marketing
3 79 (25.24%) Social Skills
4 58 (18.53%) Finance
5 35 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.15%) Publishing
7 10 (3.19%) Manufacturing
7 10 (3.19%) Organisational Skills
8 7 (2.24%) Automotive
9 4 (1.28%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.28%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 154 (49.20%) Developer
2 58 (18.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 54 (17.25%) Web Developer
4 41 (13.10%) E-Commerce Manager
5 39 (12.46%) Project Manager
6 32 (10.22%) Software Engineer
7 25 (7.99%) Digital Project Manager
8 23 (7.35%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 22 (7.03%) Lead Software Engineer
10 21 (6.71%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (5.11%) Delivery Manager
11 16 (5.11%) Senior Developer
12 14 (4.47%) Software Manager
13 12 (3.83%) Delivery Project Manager
13 12 (3.83%) Designer
13 12 (3.83%) Product Manager
14 11 (3.51%) Analyst
14 11 (3.51%) E-Commerce Analyst
14 11 (3.51%) Lead Developer
14 11 (3.51%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (54.95%) CSS
2 163 (52.08%) HTML
3 81 (25.88%) React
4 47 (15.02%) Node.js
5 45 (14.38%) Django
5 45 (14.38%) Sass
6 43 (13.74%) jQuery
7 32 (10.22%) HTML5
8 27 (8.63%) CSS3
9 26 (8.31%) JSON
10 24 (7.67%) REST
10 24 (7.67%) RESTful
10 24 (7.67%) Vue.js
11 22 (7.03%) GraphQL
12 21 (6.71%) AngularJS
13 20 (6.39%) Web Services
14 19 (6.07%) Laravel
15 16 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (4.79%) LAMP
17 14 (4.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 96 (30.67%) User Experience
2 34 (10.86%) iPad
3 25 (7.99%) Social Media
4 20 (6.39%) Legacy Code
5 11 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.24%) Blog
7 6 (1.92%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.28%) Learning Management System
9 4 (1.28%) SCORM
10 2 (0.64%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.64%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.07%) Apple iOS
2 18 (5.75%) Linux
3 14 (4.47%) Android
4 11 (3.51%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.24%) Windows
6 6 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (72.84%) E-Commerce
2 91 (29.07%) Full Stack Development
2 91 (29.07%) SEO
3 83 (26.52%) Web Development
4 79 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (21.73%) Front End Development
6 62 (19.81%) Analytics
7 45 (14.38%) Software Engineering
8 43 (13.74%) Scrum
9 39 (12.46%) Project Delivery
9 39 (12.46%) Project Management
10 38 (12.14%) Digital Marketing
11 35 (11.18%) DevOps
12 34 (10.86%) Data Management
13 33 (10.54%) Microservices
13 33 (10.54%) Personalization
13 33 (10.54%) Problem-Solving
14 31 (9.90%) Unit Testing
15 30 (9.58%) BDD
15 30 (9.58%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 157 (50.16%) JavaScript
2 84 (26.84%) PHP
3 42 (13.42%) SQL
4 36 (11.50%) Python
5 30 (9.58%) Java
6 24 (7.67%) ES6
7 17 (5.43%) TypeScript
8 14 (4.47%) Ruby
9 7 (2.24%) C#
10 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.64%) C
11 2 (0.64%) C++
12 1 (0.32%) Java 8
12 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (2.88%) Degree
2 4 (1.28%) MOS
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.67%) QA
2 12 (3.83%) Accessibility
3 6 (1.92%) GDPR
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (7.35%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (4.79%) Kubernetes
2 14 (4.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (13.74%) Google
2 31 (9.90%) Adobe
2 31 (9.90%) Elastic Path
2 31 (9.90%) WooCommerce
3 16 (5.11%) Facebook
4 11 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.88%) hybris
5 9 (2.88%) SAP
6 8 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.28%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.28%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.28%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.96%) BT
8 3 (0.96%) Fujitsu
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle
8 3 (0.96%) PayPal
9 2 (0.64%) Sage
9 2 (0.64%) Xero
9 2 (0.64%) Zend
10 1 (0.32%) CA