Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -21 +5 -3
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 306 458 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.48% 4.58% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 5.01% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 277 404 483
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,900 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +5.00%

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 7,934 9,137 10,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.26% 91.37% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6,077 7,510 8,505
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 -32 116 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Warwickshire +59 65 £60,000 +88.98% 8
Staffordshire -26 42 £40,000 +14.29% 14
Coventry +9 25 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Herefordshire +15 15 £50,000 +78.57%
Worcestershire -9 8 £43,750 +59.09% 3
Shropshire +3 7 £30,000 -25.00%
Solihull -16 7 £30,000 -36.84% 1
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing E-Commerce 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 112 (36.60%) Retail
2 91 (29.74%) JavaScript
3 77 (25.16%) Marketing
4 72 (23.53%) HTML
5 65 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (20.59%) CSS
7 53 (17.32%) Analytics
8 51 (16.67%) Social Media
8 51 (16.67%) PHP
9 46 (15.03%) Google
10 44 (14.38%) .NET
11 43 (14.05%) Digital Marketing
12 40 (13.07%) Degree
13 39 (12.75%) C#
14 38 (12.42%) User Experience
15 37 (12.09%) SQL Server
15 37 (12.09%) MVC
16 36 (11.76%) SQL
16 36 (11.76%) CRM
17 35 (11.44%) MySQL
17 35 (11.44%) Finance
18 34 (11.11%) SEO
18 34 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
19 31 (10.13%) Microsoft
19 31 (10.13%) jQuery
20 30 (9.80%) Project Management
21 29 (9.48%) RESTful
21 29 (9.48%) Marketing Strategy
22 28 (9.15%) Web Development
23 27 (8.82%) ERP

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 24 (7.84%) CMS
2 18 (5.88%) WordPress
3 13 (4.25%) IIS
4 9 (2.94%) Apache
5 7 (2.29%) Confluence
5 7 (2.29%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.63%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.63%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.98%) Drupal
7 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (5.23%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.33%) InVision
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (6.54%) NetSuite
2 16 (5.23%) Magento
3 10 (3.27%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (2.29%) FastStats
4 7 (2.29%) SAP Business One
5 5 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (1.63%) Shopify
5 5 (1.63%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.21%) Google Analytics
3 13 (4.25%) AdWords
3 13 (4.25%) SaaS
4 11 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.31%) PaaS
7 3 (0.98%) Google Tag Manager
7 3 (0.98%) IaaS
7 3 (0.98%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.94%) DNS
1 9 (2.94%) LAN
2 8 (2.61%) BGP
2 8 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (2.61%) Cisco Firepower
2 8 (2.61%) DHCP
2 8 (2.61%) Ethernet
2 8 (2.61%) FWSM
2 8 (2.61%) MPLS
2 8 (2.61%) Network Security
2 8 (2.61%) OSPF
2 8 (2.61%) SNMP
2 8 (2.61%) SSL
2 8 (2.61%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.61%) VLAN
2 8 (2.61%) VPN
2 8 (2.61%) WAN
2 8 (2.61%) Wireshark
2 8 (2.61%) WLAN
3 5 (1.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.44%) MySQL
3 21 (6.86%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.61%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.29%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.63%) Big Data
7 5 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.31%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.31%) Power BI
9 3 (0.98%) DB2
9 3 (0.98%) QlikView
9 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.65%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.65%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.65%) OLTP
10 2 (0.65%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 18 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.92%) JIRA
3 9 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 8 (2.61%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.61%) Selenium
5 7 (2.29%) Maven
5 7 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (1.63%) Grunt
6 5 (1.63%) SonarQube
6 5 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.31%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.31%) Rational Rose
7 4 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.65%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.65%) git-flow
8 2 (0.65%) Hudson
8 2 (0.65%) Subversion
9 1 (0.33%) Rational Software Modeler
General
1 112 (36.60%) Retail
2 77 (25.16%) Marketing
3 35 (11.44%) Finance
4 25 (8.17%) Automotive
5 13 (4.25%) Advertising
6 11 (3.59%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.61%) Publishing
8 7 (2.29%) Brand Awareness
9 4 (1.31%) Games
10 2 (0.65%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 90 (29.41%) Developer
2 49 (16.01%) Architect
3 33 (10.78%) Solutions Architect
4 25 (8.17%) PHP Developer
5 24 (7.84%) Analyst
6 21 (6.86%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.88%) Business Analyst
8 16 (5.23%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.25%) Digital Project Manager
9 13 (4.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 13 (4.25%) Marketing Manager
10 11 (3.59%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 11 (3.59%) Enterprise Architect
10 11 (3.59%) NetSuite Developer
11 10 (3.27%) Administrator
11 10 (3.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (3.27%) Web Developer
12 9 (2.94%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
12 9 (2.94%) Marketing Executive
12 9 (2.94%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (23.53%) HTML
2 63 (20.59%) CSS
3 44 (14.38%) .NET
4 31 (10.13%) jQuery
5 29 (9.48%) RESTful
6 27 (8.82%) HTML5
7 20 (6.54%) Laravel
7 20 (6.54%) React
8 18 (5.88%) Web Services
9 17 (5.56%) AngularJS
10 16 (5.23%) Sass
10 16 (5.23%) XML
11 15 (4.90%) ASP.NET
11 15 (4.90%) REST
12 13 (4.25%) SOAP
13 12 (3.92%) Node.js
13 12 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (3.27%) CodeIgniter
15 10 (3.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.67%) Social Media
2 38 (12.42%) User Experience
3 18 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.90%) Client/Server
5 13 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.61%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (2.61%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (2.29%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.96%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.63%) Replication
10 5 (1.63%) Taxonomies
11 4 (1.31%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.98%) Blog
12 3 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.65%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (0.65%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.84%) Linux
2 16 (5.23%) Unix
3 10 (3.27%) Windows
4 3 (0.98%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (17.32%) Analytics
3 43 (14.05%) Digital Marketing
4 37 (12.09%) MVC
5 36 (11.76%) CRM
6 34 (11.11%) SEO
7 30 (9.80%) Project Management
8 29 (9.48%) Marketing Strategy
9 28 (9.15%) Web Development
10 27 (8.82%) ERP
11 26 (8.50%) Scrum
12 23 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (7.52%) IT Strategy
13 22 (7.19%) Front End Development
13 22 (7.19%) Microservices
13 22 (7.19%) Pay per click
13 22 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (6.86%) Email Marketing
15 18 (5.88%) Software Engineering
15 18 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 91 (29.74%) JavaScript
2 51 (16.67%) PHP
3 39 (12.75%) C#
4 36 (11.76%) SQL
5 24 (7.84%) Java
6 12 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.61%) Python
8 7 (2.29%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.63%) Java 8
10 4 (1.31%) XPath
11 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.98%) Perl
11 3 (0.98%) R
12 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.65%) RPG
13 1 (0.33%) C
13 1 (0.33%) Delphi
13 1 (0.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 40 (13.07%) Degree
2 8 (2.61%) CCDP
2 8 (2.61%) CCNP
2 8 (2.61%) CCSE
2 8 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (2.61%) CISSP
2 8 (2.61%) IISP
2 8 (2.61%) ISSAP
2 8 (2.61%) JNCIP
3 4 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.58%) QA
2 13 (4.25%) PMO
3 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
4 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (3.59%) Docker
2 5 (1.63%) Varnish
3 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.61%) QRadar
2 5 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.31%) Terraform
4 3 (0.98%) Ansible
4 3 (0.98%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.65%) Matomo
6 1 (0.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 46 (15.03%) Google
2 31 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.50%) Twitter
4 18 (5.88%) Oracle
5 15 (4.90%) IBM
5 15 (4.90%) Infor
5 15 (4.90%) SAP
6 14 (4.58%) hybris
7 11 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (3.27%) Adobe
9 9 (2.94%) Facebook
9 9 (2.94%) Sage
10 8 (2.61%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.61%) Cisco
10 8 (2.61%) Epicor
10 8 (2.61%) Fortinet
10 8 (2.61%) LogRhythm
10 8 (2.61%) Splunk
10 8 (2.61%) Tufin
11 7 (2.29%) Juniper