Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 60 71
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11 -11
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 477 497 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.69% 4.33% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.28% 4.85% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 410 439 383
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +0.96% +4.00%

E-Commerce is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9038 10239 9441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.88% 89.15% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7312 8003 7793
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in the West Midlands

E-Commerce
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing E-Commerce in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for E-Commerce in the West Midlands

E-Commerce
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for E-Commerce in the West Midlands

E-Commerce
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Birmingham -3 160 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Staffordshire +19 119 £35,000 -16.67% 5
Warwickshire -14 59 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Coventry -13 32 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Worcestershire -4 27 £28,000 -6.67% 1
Herefordshire +5 26 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Shropshire +11 22 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Solihull -19 10 £49,000 +24.84% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 6 - -
Wolverhampton -2 2 £43,750 +94.44%
Dudley - 2 £27,250 -
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 185 (38.78%) CSS
2 181 (37.95%) HTML
3 169 (35.43%) JavaScript
4 168 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (31.66%) Retail
6 139 (29.14%) MySQL
7 119 (24.95%) PHP
8 102 (21.38%) .NET
9 99 (20.75%) SQL
10 97 (20.34%) jQuery
11 92 (19.29%) C#
12 91 (19.08%) Electronics
13 85 (17.82%) SQL Server
14 83 (17.40%) Magento
15 77 (16.14%) Git (software)
15 77 (16.14%) Marketing
16 73 (15.30%) Scrum
17 71 (14.88%) HTML5
18 69 (14.47%) MVC
18 69 (14.47%) Web Development
19 52 (10.90%) Mentoring
20 51 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
21 49 (10.27%) CMS
22 48 (10.06%) Automotive
22 48 (10.06%) ASP.NET
22 48 (10.06%) Java
23 47 (9.85%) Test Automation
24 46 (9.64%) TDD
25 44 (9.22%) SEO
26 42 (8.81%) Business Intelligence

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 49 (10.27%) CMS
2 33 (6.92%) WordPress
3 25 (5.24%) nginx
4 23 (4.82%) Apache
5 18 (3.77%) Confluence
6 17 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (2.94%) Apache Solr
8 10 (2.10%) Joomla!
9 7 (1.47%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.05%) Drupal
11 4 (0.84%) IIS
11 4 (0.84%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 29 (6.08%) Photoshop
2 23 (4.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.47%) InDesign
3 7 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 83 (17.40%) Magento
2 16 (3.35%) OpenCart
3 11 (2.31%) Shopify
4 2 (0.42%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.14%) Google Analytics
4 14 (2.94%) GitHub
5 11 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (2.10%) Amazon S3
6 10 (2.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (2.10%) npm
7 7 (1.47%) AdWords
8 6 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.63%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.63%) SaaS
11 2 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.21%) IaaS
12 1 (0.21%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.21%) Office 365
12 1 (0.21%) PaaS
12 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.94%) DNS
2 7 (1.47%) DHCP
2 7 (1.47%) VPN
3 6 (1.26%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (1.26%) Firewall
3 6 (1.26%) FTP
3 6 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.05%) Internet
5 4 (0.84%) SMS
6 2 (0.42%) SSH
7 1 (0.21%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.21%) HSRP
7 1 (0.21%) HTTP
7 1 (0.21%) ISDN
7 1 (0.21%) OSPF
7 1 (0.21%) SSL
7 1 (0.21%) Telepresence
7 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.21%) VoIP
7 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (29.14%) MySQL
2 85 (17.82%) SQL Server
3 31 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (5.24%) MongoDB
5 24 (5.03%) NoSQL
6 23 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (2.73%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.31%) Big Data
10 7 (1.47%) DB2
10 7 (1.47%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (1.47%) Redis
11 6 (1.26%) MariaDB
12 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 77 (16.14%) Git (software)
2 40 (8.39%) Selenium
3 28 (5.87%) JIRA
4 21 (4.40%) Cucumber
5 18 (3.77%) gulp
6 15 (3.14%) Vagrant
7 10 (2.10%) GitLab
7 10 (2.10%) PhantomJS
7 10 (2.10%) webpack
8 9 (1.89%) Appium
8 9 (1.89%) Calabash
8 9 (1.89%) WebDriver
8 9 (1.89%) Zephyr
9 8 (1.68%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.47%) jMock
10 7 (1.47%) JUnit
10 7 (1.47%) Mockito
10 7 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.05%) Axure RP
11 5 (1.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 151 (31.66%) Retail
2 91 (19.08%) Electronics
3 77 (16.14%) Marketing
4 48 (10.06%) Automotive
5 38 (7.97%) Finance
6 24 (5.03%) Telecoms
7 18 (3.77%) Advertising
8 14 (2.94%) Banking
9 11 (2.31%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.68%) Games
11 5 (1.05%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.84%) Legal
12 4 (0.84%) Publishing
13 3 (0.63%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 245 (51.36%) Developer
2 88 (18.45%) PHP Developer
3 70 (14.68%) Analyst
4 56 (11.74%) .NET Developer
5 55 (11.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 44 (9.22%) Senior Developer
7 41 (8.60%) HTML CSS Developer
7 41 (8.60%) HTML Developer
8 35 (7.34%) C# Developer
9 34 (7.13%) MySQL Developer
9 34 (7.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 33 (6.92%) Tester
11 32 (6.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 29 (6.08%) Magento Developer
12 29 (6.08%) Project Manager
12 29 (6.08%) SQL Developer
12 29 (6.08%) Web Developer
13 28 (5.87%) PHP Magento Developer
14 27 (5.66%) Junior
15 25 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (38.78%) CSS
2 181 (37.95%) HTML
3 102 (21.38%) .NET
4 97 (20.34%) jQuery
5 71 (14.88%) HTML5
6 48 (10.06%) ASP.NET
7 40 (8.39%) CSS3
7 40 (8.39%) Laravel
8 34 (7.13%) AngularJS
9 33 (6.92%) LAMP
10 32 (6.71%) XML
11 28 (5.87%) REST
12 27 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
13 26 (5.45%) SOAP
14 25 (5.24%) LEMP Stack
14 25 (5.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 24 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (4.82%) React
16 23 (4.82%) Sass
16 23 (4.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.34%) User Experience
3 29 (6.08%) Data Structures
4 22 (4.61%) Social Media
5 14 (2.94%) Blog
6 11 (2.31%) iPad
7 10 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.89%) Fintech
8 9 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.26%) TRADACOMS
10 5 (1.05%) BYOD
10 5 (1.05%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.05%) NHS
11 4 (0.84%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.63%) Clustering
12 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.63%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.92%) Linux
2 29 (6.08%) Android
3 27 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.35%) Windows
5 13 (2.73%) Unix
6 8 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.47%) Debian
7 7 (1.47%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (15.30%) Scrum
3 69 (14.47%) MVC
3 69 (14.47%) Web Development
4 52 (10.90%) Mentoring
5 47 (9.85%) Test Automation
6 46 (9.64%) TDD
7 44 (9.22%) SEO
8 42 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (7.55%) Analytics
11 33 (6.92%) Software Testing
12 32 (6.71%) Front End Development
13 31 (6.50%) Digital Marketing
14 28 (5.87%) Project Management
15 27 (5.66%) Business Analysis
15 27 (5.66%) Line Management
15 27 (5.66%) Test Scripting
16 26 (5.45%) BDD
17 25 (5.24%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 169 (35.43%) JavaScript
2 119 (24.95%) PHP
3 99 (20.75%) SQL
4 92 (19.29%) C#
5 48 (10.06%) Java
6 25 (5.24%) C
7 20 (4.19%) Ruby
8 18 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.77%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.14%) VB
10 14 (2.94%) VB6
11 11 (2.31%) XPath
12 10 (2.10%) PHP 7
13 6 (1.26%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.84%) VBA
15 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.63%) Python
16 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.42%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (5.45%) Degree
2 17 (3.56%) ISEB
3 13 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (2.52%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.42%) PMP
7 1 (0.21%) CCNA
7 1 (0.21%) CCNP
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.21%) MBA
7 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.39%) QA
2 11 (2.31%) GDPR
3 2 (0.42%) PMO
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (4.40%) Docker
2 6 (1.26%) KVM
2 6 (1.26%) pfSense
2 6 (1.26%) Samba
2 6 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (1.26%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.31%) Ansible
3 9 (1.89%) Puppet
4 6 (1.26%) cPanel
4 6 (1.26%) Plesk
4 6 (1.26%) Salt
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.92%) Google
3 26 (5.45%) Apple
4 22 (4.61%) Oracle
5 16 (3.35%) Adobe
6 10 (2.10%) SAP
7 9 (1.89%) Zend
8 8 (1.68%) Telerik
8 8 (1.68%) Twitter
9 6 (1.26%) hybris
10 5 (1.05%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.84%) IBM
12 3 (0.63%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.42%) Epicor
13 2 (0.42%) Infor
13 2 (0.42%) Sage
13 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.42%) VMware
14 1 (0.21%) ATG
14 1 (0.21%) NEC