Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shopify
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 618 866 1056
Rank change year-on-year +248 +190 +43
Permanent jobs citing Shopify 202 158 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.13% 0.050%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.58% 2.18% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 241 118 70
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +26.92%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £23,975
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% -9.38% +23.08%

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 3,620 7,244 8,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.90% 5.90% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,687 5,256 6,155
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £98,125 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +242 181 £45,000 - 64
UK excluding London +209 110 £35,000 -3.45% 46
Work from Home +2 90 £45,000 +20.00% 12
London +165 82 £52,500 -12.50% 22
North of England +84 45 £35,000 - 22
Midlands +90 29 £28,250 -29.38% 8
Yorkshire +55 27 £35,000 +7.69% 11
West Midlands +75 19 £37,500 -6.25% 4
North West +79 17 £35,000 -14.63% 10
East Midlands +51 10 £22,500 -22.41% 4
South East +123 9 £50,000 -11.11% 4
Scotland +44 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East of England +87 8 £39,000 -17.89% 5
South West +39 7 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Wales +35 3 £35,000 +79.49% 2
North East -4 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 146 (72.28%) E-Commerce
2 127 (62.87%) JavaScript
3 122 (60.40%) HTML
4 121 (59.90%) CSS
5 94 (46.53%) PHP
6 68 (33.66%) Retail
7 67 (33.17%) Magento
8 59 (29.21%) Front End Development
9 52 (25.74%) Laravel
10 50 (24.75%) HTML5
10 50 (24.75%) Git (software)
11 48 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (23.27%) WordPress
13 45 (22.28%) CSS3
14 42 (20.79%) jQuery
15 38 (18.81%) Web Development
15 38 (18.81%) Sass
16 33 (16.34%) CMS
16 33 (16.34%) MySQL
16 33 (16.34%) Marketing
17 28 (13.86%) JIRA
17 28 (13.86%) Node.js
17 28 (13.86%) SEO
18 27 (13.37%) Finance
18 27 (13.37%) User Experience
19 23 (11.39%) Confluence
19 23 (11.39%) Analytics
20 22 (10.89%) Greenfield Project
20 22 (10.89%) WooCommerce
21 21 (10.40%) Project Management

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 47 (23.27%) WordPress
2 33 (16.34%) CMS
3 23 (11.39%) Confluence
4 11 (5.45%) Drupal
5 7 (3.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (3.47%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.98%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (1.49%) nginx
8 2 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.99%) Liferay
9 1 (0.50%) Apache
9 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.97%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (2.97%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 67 (33.17%) Magento
2 16 (7.92%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (4.46%) SAP Hybris
4 8 (3.96%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.50%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.93%) AWS
2 10 (4.95%) npm
3 8 (3.96%) Dynamics 365
3 8 (3.96%) GitHub
4 6 (2.97%) SaaS
5 5 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.48%) Azure
6 4 (1.98%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (1.98%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.98%) GCP
6 4 (1.98%) Mailgun
6 4 (1.98%) Yarn
7 3 (1.49%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.49%) Trello
8 2 (0.99%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.99%) Boomi
8 2 (0.99%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (0.99%) Google Sheets
9 1 (0.50%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.99%) Internet
1 2 (0.99%) SMS
2 1 (0.50%) FTP
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.34%) MySQL
2 14 (6.93%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (24.75%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.86%) JIRA
3 11 (5.45%) gulp
3 11 (5.45%) PHPUnit
4 7 (3.47%) webpack
5 6 (2.97%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.98%) GitLab
7 1 (0.50%) Grunt
General
1 68 (33.66%) Retail
2 33 (16.34%) Marketing
3 27 (13.37%) Finance
4 4 (1.98%) Publishing
5 2 (0.99%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) French Language
6 1 (0.50%) German Language
6 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 128 (63.37%) Developer
2 42 (20.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 35 (17.33%) PHP Developer
4 20 (9.90%) Project Manager
5 18 (8.91%) Full Stack Developer
6 17 (8.42%) Web Developer
7 15 (7.43%) Software Manager
8 12 (5.94%) Software Project Manager
9 11 (5.45%) Consultant
9 11 (5.45%) HTML CSS Developer
9 11 (5.45%) HTML Developer
10 9 (4.46%) Backend Developer
10 9 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (3.96%) Digital Project Manager
11 8 (3.96%) E-Commerce Manager
11 8 (3.96%) Implementation Consultant
11 8 (3.96%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 8 (3.96%) Software Consultant
11 8 (3.96%) Software Implementation Consultant
12 7 (3.47%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (60.40%) HTML
2 121 (59.90%) CSS
3 52 (25.74%) Laravel
4 50 (24.75%) HTML5
5 45 (22.28%) CSS3
6 42 (20.79%) jQuery
7 38 (18.81%) Sass
8 28 (13.86%) Node.js
9 19 (9.41%) Vue.js
10 18 (8.91%) React
10 18 (8.91%) REST
10 18 (8.91%) Symfony
11 15 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (6.93%) AngularJS
13 13 (6.44%) RESTful
14 12 (5.94%) LAMP
15 8 (3.96%) Django
15 8 (3.96%) Middleware
16 7 (3.47%) Ajax
16 7 (3.47%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.37%) User Experience
2 22 (10.89%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (5.94%) iPad
3 12 (5.94%) Social Media
4 8 (3.96%) Data Structures
4 8 (3.96%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.48%) Blog
5 5 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.98%) Animation
6 4 (1.98%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.98%) Podcast
7 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) FMCG
7 1 (0.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.94%) Linux
2 7 (3.47%) Android
2 7 (3.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (72.28%) E-Commerce
2 59 (29.21%) Front End Development
3 48 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (18.81%) Web Development
5 28 (13.86%) SEO
6 23 (11.39%) Analytics
7 21 (10.40%) Project Management
8 19 (9.41%) Project Delivery
8 19 (9.41%) Scrum
9 16 (7.92%) CRM
9 16 (7.92%) ERP
9 16 (7.92%) OO
10 14 (6.93%) Microservices
10 14 (6.93%) Migration
10 14 (6.93%) Personalization
11 13 (6.44%) BDD
11 13 (6.44%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (6.44%) Inventory Management
12 12 (5.94%) Financial Modelling
12 12 (5.94%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 127 (62.87%) JavaScript
2 94 (46.53%) PHP
3 16 (7.92%) Python
4 14 (6.93%) Java
5 10 (4.95%) Ruby
6 6 (2.97%) ES6
7 4 (1.98%) Go
8 3 (1.49%) SQL
9 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.50%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.47%) Degree
2 4 (1.98%) AAT
2 4 (1.98%) PMP
3 3 (1.49%) ACCA
3 3 (1.49%) CIMA
3 3 (1.49%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.99%) MBA
5 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.44%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Ansible
1 2 (0.99%) Terraform
2 1 (0.50%) cPanel
2 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (10.89%) WooCommerce
2 18 (8.91%) Google
3 13 (6.44%) hybris
4 12 (5.94%) Elastic Path
4 12 (5.94%) Zend
5 10 (4.95%) SAP
6 9 (4.46%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (4.46%) Sitecore
6 9 (4.46%) Xero
7 8 (3.96%) JD Edwards
8 7 (3.47%) Adobe
8 7 (3.47%) Atlassian
8 7 (3.47%) Facebook
8 7 (3.47%) Sage
9 4 (1.98%) ATG
9 4 (1.98%) Oracle
10 3 (1.49%) Demandware
11 2 (0.99%) Microsoft
11 2 (0.99%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.99%) PayPal