Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for EDI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EDI over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 265 272
Rank change year-on-year +23 +7 +1
Permanent jobs citing EDI 71 57 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 1.54% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 36
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -27.78% +38.46%
England median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% - -5.26%

EDI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,675 3,695 3,560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.42% 35.07% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,063 3,215 3,164
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for EDI in the West Midlands

EDI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for EDI in the West Midlands

EDI
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EDI in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for EDI in the West Midlands

EDI
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 EDI within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 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 +51 41 £40,000 +19.40% 3
Coventry +8 11 £45,000 +30.43% 2
Staffordshire -9 10 £40,000 +33.33%
Herefordshire +12 2 £37,500 -9.64%
Worcestershire -2 2 £38,000 -30.91%
Warwickshire -3 1 £45,000 -10.00%
EDI
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing EDI 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 EDI.

1 58 (81.69%) SAP
2 43 (60.56%) Manufacturing
2 43 (60.56%) IDoc
3 38 (53.52%) Project Planning
4 37 (52.11%) Data Migration
4 37 (52.11%) Migration
4 37 (52.11%) ABAP
5 36 (50.70%) Logistics
6 35 (49.30%) LSMW
6 35 (49.30%) eCATT
6 35 (49.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 35 (49.30%) Customer Requirements
7 32 (45.07%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 32 (45.07%) Demand Management
8 29 (40.85%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (38.03%) Billing
9 27 (38.03%) LIMS
10 25 (35.21%) Integration Testing
11 24 (33.80%) Retail
11 24 (33.80%) Finance
12 23 (32.39%) Publishing
13 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
14 17 (23.94%) ERP
15 16 (22.54%) SQL
16 13 (18.31%) TRADACOMS
16 13 (18.31%) ITIL
17 12 (16.90%) Java
18 9 (12.68%) SAP S/4HANA
19 8 (11.27%) C#
19 8 (11.27%) SQL Server

EDI
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 7 (9.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (12.68%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (9.86%) BPCS
2 7 (9.86%) SAP EWM
3 5 (7.04%) SAP QM
4 3 (4.23%) SAP MM
4 3 (4.23%) SAP WM
5 2 (2.82%) Infor M3
5 2 (2.82%) Movex
6 1 (1.41%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 1 (1.41%) SAP LE
6 1 (1.41%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 35 (49.30%) eCATT
1 35 (49.30%) LSMW
2 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 43 (60.56%) Manufacturing
2 27 (38.03%) Billing
3 24 (33.80%) Finance
3 24 (33.80%) Retail
4 23 (32.39%) Publishing
5 7 (9.86%) Automotive
6 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
7 3 (4.23%) Marketing
8 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) Consultant
2 31 (43.66%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (28.17%) Logistics Consultant
4 16 (22.54%) SAP Logistics Consultant
5 14 (19.72%) SAP EWM Consultant
6 13 (18.31%) Developer
7 12 (16.90%) Analyst
8 10 (14.08%) SAP WM Consultant
9 9 (12.68%) SAP Analyst
10 7 (9.86%) EDI Analyst
11 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (8.45%) Applications Support
11 6 (8.45%) EDI Developer
11 6 (8.45%) SAP EDI Analyst
12 5 (7.04%) Integration Developer
12 5 (7.04%) SAP MM Consultant
12 5 (7.04%) SAP PP Consultant
12 5 (7.04%) SAP SD Consultant
12 5 (7.04%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
12 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (60.56%) IDoc
2 8 (11.27%) XML
3 7 (9.86%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.41%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.41%) BAPI
4 1 (1.41%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.41%) Kendo UI
4 1 (1.41%) REST
4 1 (1.41%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (1.41%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.41%) SAPUI5
4 1 (1.41%) SOAP
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.85%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (38.03%) LIMS
3 13 (18.31%) TRADACOMS
4 8 (11.27%) NHS
5 6 (8.45%) AS400
5 6 (8.45%) iSeries
6 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) FMCG
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
1 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.41%) Android
2 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Project Planning
2 37 (52.11%) Data Migration
2 37 (52.11%) Migration
3 36 (50.70%) Logistics
4 35 (49.30%) Continuous Improvement
4 35 (49.30%) Customer Requirements
5 32 (45.07%) Demand Management
5 32 (45.07%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 25 (35.21%) Integration Testing
7 17 (23.94%) ERP
8 13 (18.31%) ITIL
9 8 (11.27%) Project Management
10 7 (9.86%) Service Management
10 7 (9.86%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (8.45%) Active Listening
11 6 (8.45%) EAI
11 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.45%) Workflow
12 5 (7.04%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.11%) ABAP
2 16 (22.54%) SQL
3 12 (16.90%) Java
4 8 (11.27%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) ActionScript
5 6 (8.45%) ActionScript 2.0
6 5 (7.04%) RPG
6 5 (7.04%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.41%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) GxP
1 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 58 (81.69%) SAP
2 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.86%) QAD
4 5 (7.04%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.82%) Infor
6 1 (1.41%) Dell
6 1 (1.41%) HP
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) Telerik