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

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 54 61
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 +9
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 433 471 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.38% 4.59% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 5.10% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 368 412 422
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £25,075
90th Percentile £60,300 £63,625 £59,995
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +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 8,731 9,229 9,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.27% 90.03% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,817 7,240 8,024
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,566 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.54% -4.55% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 20 February 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 February 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 -3 133 £45,000 - 19
Staffordshire +20 99 £30,000 -36.84% 10
Warwickshire -1 68 £40,000 +23.08% 15
Coventry -19 33 £40,000 -30.43% 4
Shropshire +23 24 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Herefordshire +14 24 £37,500 - 3
Worcestershire -9 14 £28,000 -25.33% 5
Sutton Coldfield - 7 £32,500 -
Solihull -41 6 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Wolverhampton -20 2 £35,000 -
Dudley - 1 £25,000 -
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 170 (39.26%) CSS
2 167 (38.57%) HTML
3 160 (36.95%) JavaScript
4 138 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (27.48%) Retail
6 109 (25.17%) MySQL
7 105 (24.25%) PHP
8 84 (19.40%) jQuery
9 81 (18.71%) Magento
10 80 (18.48%) Marketing
11 77 (17.78%) .NET
12 73 (16.86%) MVC
13 69 (15.94%) C#
14 66 (15.24%) Web Development
15 65 (15.01%) Git (software)
16 60 (13.86%) SQL
17 58 (13.39%) HTML5
18 54 (12.47%) SQL Server
19 51 (11.78%) Electronics
19 51 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
20 50 (11.55%) CMS
21 49 (11.32%) Java
21 49 (11.32%) CRM
22 48 (11.09%) Scrum
22 48 (11.09%) User Experience
23 46 (10.62%) Google
24 44 (10.16%) Automotive
25 43 (9.93%) Laravel
26 42 (9.70%) SEO
27 41 (9.47%) Finance

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 50 (11.55%) CMS
2 34 (7.85%) WordPress
3 21 (4.85%) IIS
4 19 (4.39%) Confluence
5 16 (3.70%) Apache Solr
6 13 (3.00%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.77%) Apache
8 11 (2.54%) nginx
9 10 (2.31%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.15%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.92%) Drupal
12 4 (0.92%) JBoss
12 4 (0.92%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.46%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.46%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (5.77%) Photoshop
2 18 (4.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (1.62%) InDesign
4 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 81 (18.71%) Magento
2 14 (3.23%) NetSuite
3 11 (2.54%) Shopify
4 10 (2.31%) OpenCart
5 5 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.15%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.69%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.23%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.39%) Google Analytics
3 16 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (3.46%) AdWords
5 10 (2.31%) GitHub
6 8 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 7 (1.62%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.62%) SaaS
8 6 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (1.39%) npm
9 5 (1.15%) Google Tag Manager
10 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.69%) IaaS
11 3 (0.69%) PaaS
12 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.23%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.39%) DNS
2 14 (3.23%) BGP
2 14 (3.23%) OSPF
3 13 (3.00%) DHCP
3 13 (3.00%) SSL
3 13 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.00%) VPN
4 12 (2.77%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (2.77%) Ethernet
4 12 (2.77%) FWSM
4 12 (2.77%) LAN
4 12 (2.77%) MPLS
4 12 (2.77%) Network Security
4 12 (2.77%) SNMP
4 12 (2.77%) VLAN
4 12 (2.77%) WAN
4 12 (2.77%) Wireshark
4 12 (2.77%) WLAN
5 6 (1.39%) FTP
6 5 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (25.17%) MySQL
2 54 (12.47%) SQL Server
3 22 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 15 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.54%) Big Data
8 11 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.39%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.92%) DB2
11 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.92%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.46%) OLTP
13 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 65 (15.01%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.47%) JIRA
3 25 (5.77%) Selenium
4 18 (4.16%) Cucumber
5 12 (2.77%) gulp
6 10 (2.31%) Axure RP
6 10 (2.31%) Zephyr
7 7 (1.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 6 (1.39%) Appium
8 6 (1.39%) Calabash
8 6 (1.39%) GitLab
8 6 (1.39%) PhantomJS
8 6 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.39%) webpack
9 5 (1.15%) git-flow
9 5 (1.15%) Subversion
9 5 (1.15%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.15%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.92%) JUnit
10 4 (0.92%) Mockito
General
1 119 (27.48%) Retail
2 80 (18.48%) Marketing
3 51 (11.78%) Electronics
4 44 (10.16%) Automotive
5 41 (9.47%) Finance
6 24 (5.54%) Telecoms
7 21 (4.85%) Advertising
8 12 (2.77%) Banking
9 10 (2.31%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.15%) Billing
11 4 (0.92%) Legal
12 3 (0.69%) Games
13 2 (0.46%) Brand Awareness
13 2 (0.46%) Front Office
13 2 (0.46%) Publishing
14 1 (0.23%) Back Office
14 1 (0.23%) Law
14 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 207 (47.81%) Developer
2 80 (18.48%) PHP Developer
3 62 (14.32%) Analyst
4 36 (8.31%) Web Developer
5 35 (8.08%) .NET Developer
6 34 (7.85%) Project Manager
7 32 (7.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 29 (6.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 29 (6.70%) Senior Developer
9 26 (6.00%) Architect
10 23 (5.31%) HTML CSS Developer
10 23 (5.31%) HTML Developer
11 22 (5.08%) Lead Developer
12 21 (4.85%) Business Analyst
13 20 (4.62%) E-Commerce Manager
13 20 (4.62%) Java Developer
13 20 (4.62%) Junior
14 19 (4.39%) Full Stack Developer
15 18 (4.16%) C# Developer
15 18 (4.16%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (39.26%) CSS
2 167 (38.57%) HTML
3 84 (19.40%) jQuery
4 77 (17.78%) .NET
5 58 (13.39%) HTML5
6 43 (9.93%) Laravel
7 32 (7.39%) CSS3
8 31 (7.16%) XML
9 30 (6.93%) Spring
10 29 (6.70%) ASP.NET
10 29 (6.70%) REST
11 27 (6.24%) LAMP
11 27 (6.24%) SOAP
12 26 (6.00%) AngularJS
13 25 (5.77%) JSON
14 24 (5.54%) RESTful
15 23 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 22 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 21 (4.85%) Web Services
18 20 (4.62%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.09%) User Experience
2 41 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.62%) Social Media
4 17 (3.93%) Data Structures
5 15 (3.46%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (3.23%) Blog
7 12 (2.77%) Cyberthreat
7 12 (2.77%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (2.31%) iPad
9 9 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.85%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.62%) NHS
12 6 (1.39%) TRADACOMS
13 3 (0.69%) Cloud Native
13 3 (0.69%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.69%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.46%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.77%) Linux
2 18 (4.16%) Unix
3 16 (3.70%) Android
3 16 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.15%) Windows
5 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.23%) Debian
6 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (16.86%) MVC
3 66 (15.24%) Web Development
4 51 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (11.32%) CRM
6 48 (11.09%) Scrum
7 42 (9.70%) SEO
8 35 (8.08%) ERP
9 34 (7.85%) Front End Development
10 33 (7.62%) Digital Marketing
11 32 (7.39%) Test Automation
12 31 (7.16%) Mentoring
12 31 (7.16%) TDD
13 29 (6.70%) Analytics
14 28 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (5.31%) Process Improvement
16 22 (5.08%) Software Testing
16 22 (5.08%) Web Design
17 21 (4.85%) BDD
17 21 (4.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (36.95%) JavaScript
2 105 (24.25%) PHP
3 69 (15.94%) C#
4 60 (13.86%) SQL
5 49 (11.32%) Java
6 19 (4.39%) C
7 13 (3.00%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.77%) Ruby
9 8 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.85%) VB
9 8 (1.85%) XPath
10 7 (1.62%) VB6
11 6 (1.39%) PHP 7
12 5 (1.15%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.15%) Python
13 4 (0.92%) Perl
14 3 (0.69%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.69%) VBA
15 1 (0.23%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (4.85%) Degree
2 14 (3.23%) ISEB
3 13 (3.00%) CCNP
3 13 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.77%) CCDP
4 12 (2.77%) CCSE
4 12 (2.77%) CISSP
4 12 (2.77%) IISP
4 12 (2.77%) ISSAP
4 12 (2.77%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (2.77%) JNCIP
5 2 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.46%) PMP
6 1 (0.23%) CCNA
6 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.85%) QA
2 16 (3.70%) GDPR
3 1 (0.23%) PMO
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.70%) Docker
2 6 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.77%) QRadar
2 11 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.39%) cPanel
3 6 (1.39%) Plesk
4 5 (1.15%) Puppet
5 3 (0.69%) Ansible
5 3 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (0.69%) Terraform
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (10.62%) Google
2 23 (5.31%) Oracle
3 19 (4.39%) hybris
3 19 (4.39%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.16%) Adobe
5 16 (3.70%) Apple
5 16 (3.70%) SAP
6 14 (3.23%) Cisco
7 13 (3.00%) IBM
8 12 (2.77%) CheckPoint
8 12 (2.77%) Forcepoint
8 12 (2.77%) Fortinet
8 12 (2.77%) Juniper
8 12 (2.77%) LogRhythm
8 12 (2.77%) Splunk
8 12 (2.77%) Tufin
8 12 (2.77%) Twitter
8 12 (2.77%) Zend
9 10 (2.31%) Epicor
9 10 (2.31%) Infor