Period
to 9 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 9 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 87 92
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5 +10
Permanent jobs citing E-Commerce 1,347 322 271
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 4.61% 3.64% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 3.89% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,110 273 260
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,975
25th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,250 £50,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.50% -16.67% +26.32%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £82,813
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27,707 8,284 7,192
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 94.84% 93.71% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21,896 7,405 6,303
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,124
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -3.72% +3.86%
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

E-Commerce
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

E-Commerce trend for jobs with a WFH option

E-Commerce
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing E-Commerce.

E-Commerce salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

E-Commerce
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing E-Commerce over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

E-Commerce salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, E-Commerce job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 650 (48.26%) JavaScript
2 431 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 410 (30.44%) HTML
4 403 (29.92%) CSS
5 367 (27.25%) AWS
6 349 (25.91%) Retail
7 328 (24.35%) React
8 293 (21.75%) Azure
9 290 (21.53%) Greenfield Project
10 286 (21.23%) Social Skills
11 269 (19.97%) Microservices
12 266 (19.75%) MySQL
13 264 (19.60%) PHP
14 263 (19.52%) C#
15 258 (19.15%) Front End Development
16 252 (18.71%) Docker
17 243 (18.04%) SaaS
18 238 (17.67%) DevOps
19 227 (16.85%) Git (software)
20 215 (15.96%) SQL
21 214 (15.89%) Microsoft
22 198 (14.70%) .NET
23 195 (14.48%) Finance
24 190 (14.11%) Software Engineering
25 186 (13.81%) e-Learning
26 185 (13.73%) MVC
27 184 (13.66%) CMS
28 181 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
29 173 (12.84%) Marketing
30 171 (12.69%) Python

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 184 (13.66%) CMS
2 109 (8.09%) Umbraco
3 85 (6.31%) Sitecore CMS
4 81 (6.01%) EPiServer
5 78 (5.79%) Kentico
6 58 (4.31%) Headless CMS
7 55 (4.08%) nginx
8 53 (3.93%) IIS
9 45 (3.34%) Confluence
10 44 (3.27%) WordPress
11 40 (2.97%) Apache Solr
12 20 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (1.04%) Apache
14 10 (0.74%) Joomla!
15 9 (0.67%) Drupal
16 6 (0.45%) Apache Spark
17 5 (0.37%) IBM Domino
18 4 (0.30%) SharePoint
19 3 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
20 2 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 68 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.97%) Figma
4 11 (0.82%) Sketch
5 10 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.52%) Adobe XD
7 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.15%) InVision
10 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 71 (5.27%) Shopify
2 43 (3.19%) Magento
2 43 (3.19%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.82%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.59%) Distributed Ledger
6 6 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.45%) nopCommerce
6 6 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
7 5 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.15%) osCommerce
10 2 (0.15%) R3 Corda
11 1 (0.074%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 367 (27.25%) AWS
2 293 (21.75%) Azure
3 243 (18.04%) SaaS
4 124 (9.21%) GCP
5 63 (4.68%) Power Platform
6 56 (4.16%) Amazon ECS
7 54 (4.01%) Amazon S3
8 51 (3.79%) Serverless
9 49 (3.64%) CloudFront
10 47 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
11 40 (2.97%) Cloudflare
12 38 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
13 23 (1.71%) Google Analytics
14 21 (1.56%) GitHub
15 15 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (1.11%) Azure Service Bus
15 15 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
16 12 (0.89%) PaaS
17 10 (0.74%) Microsoft 365
18 9 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.41%) DNS
2 42 (3.12%) AMQP
3 21 (1.56%) Firewall
4 17 (1.26%) VPN
5 16 (1.19%) Internet
5 16 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (0.82%) Intranet
7 5 (0.37%) FTP
8 3 (0.22%) Network Security
8 3 (0.22%) SAN
9 2 (0.15%) HTTP
9 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.15%) Wireless
10 1 (0.074%) SSH
10 1 (0.074%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (19.75%) MySQL
2 170 (12.62%) SQL Server
3 95 (7.05%) Redis
4 66 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
5 65 (4.83%) NoSQL
6 63 (4.68%) Power BI
7 58 (4.31%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 54 (4.01%) MongoDB
9 50 (3.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 50 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
10 42 (3.12%) Amazon Athena
11 40 (2.97%) Amazon RDS
12 37 (2.75%) Couchbase
13 17 (1.26%) Blockchain
14 10 (0.74%) Tableau
15 8 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.52%) Data Lake
16 7 (0.52%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 4 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 227 (16.85%) Git (software)
2 98 (7.28%) JIRA
3 58 (4.31%) Visual Studio
4 52 (3.86%) ReSharper
5 47 (3.49%) Selenium
6 43 (3.19%) Jenkins
7 37 (2.75%) CircleCI
8 24 (1.78%) GitLab
9 22 (1.63%) gulp
10 20 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (1.04%) PHPUnit
12 12 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
12 12 (0.89%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.59%) JIRA Agile
13 8 (0.59%) Mocha
13 8 (0.59%) YouTrack
14 7 (0.52%) Cypress.io
15 6 (0.45%) webpack
16 5 (0.37%) Cucumber
17 4 (0.30%) Axure RP
General
1 349 (25.91%) Retail
2 286 (21.23%) Social Skills
3 195 (14.48%) Finance
4 173 (12.84%) Marketing
5 118 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (4.53%) Publishing
7 48 (3.56%) Automotive
8 36 (2.67%) Manufacturing
9 34 (2.52%) Organisational Skills
10 33 (2.45%) Telecoms
11 30 (2.23%) Banking
12 24 (1.78%) Electronics
13 23 (1.71%) Presentation Skills
14 15 (1.11%) Games
14 15 (1.11%) Public Sector
15 14 (1.04%) Influencing Skills
15 14 (1.04%) Legal
16 8 (0.59%) Back Office
17 6 (0.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 5 (0.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 674 (50.04%) Developer
2 175 (12.99%) PHP Developer
3 172 (12.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 106 (7.87%) .NET Developer
5 105 (7.80%) Senior Developer
6 85 (6.31%) Analyst
7 73 (5.42%) E-Commerce Developer
8 72 (5.35%) Architect
8 72 (5.35%) Project Manager
9 66 (4.90%) Software Engineer
10 62 (4.60%) E-Commerce Manager
11 60 (4.45%) .NET Software Developer
12 56 (4.16%) Administrator
13 53 (3.93%) JavaScript Developer
14 52 (3.86%) Data Administrator
15 47 (3.49%) E-Commerce Project Manager
15 47 (3.49%) Python Developer
15 47 (3.49%) Web Developer
16 44 (3.27%) Business Analyst
17 42 (3.12%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 410 (30.44%) HTML
2 403 (29.92%) CSS
3 328 (24.35%) React
4 198 (14.70%) .NET
5 165 (12.25%) HTML5
6 163 (12.10%) Node.js
7 161 (11.95%) REST
8 156 (11.58%) RESTful
9 128 (9.50%) ASP.NET
10 123 (9.13%) CSS3
11 105 (7.80%) Flutter
12 104 (7.72%) .NET Core
12 104 (7.72%) jQuery
13 80 (5.94%) Web Services
14 72 (5.35%) AngularJS
15 59 (4.38%) GraphQL
15 59 (4.38%) Next.js
16 57 (4.23%) Django
16 57 (4.23%) Flask
16 57 (4.23%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 290 (21.53%) Greenfield Project
2 186 (13.81%) e-Learning
3 137 (10.17%) User Experience
4 123 (9.13%) iPad
5 52 (3.86%) Driving Licence
6 49 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
7 42 (3.12%) Mobile App
7 42 (3.12%) Video\Live Streaming
8 37 (2.75%) Video on Demand
9 26 (1.93%) FMCG
10 22 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.48%) Algorithms
11 20 (1.48%) Xbox
12 16 (1.19%) Cloud Native
13 15 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (1.11%) Virtual Team
14 13 (0.97%) Public Cloud
15 11 (0.82%) EPoS
15 11 (0.82%) Marketing Technology
16 9 (0.67%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 88 (6.53%) Windows
2 86 (6.38%) Linux
3 74 (5.49%) Windows Server
4 17 (1.26%) Debian
5 16 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (1.19%) Windows Server 2019
6 15 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 13 (0.97%) Android
8 5 (0.37%) CentOS
8 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.30%) Alpine Linux
9 4 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.15%) Unix
11 1 (0.074%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (19.97%) Microservices
3 258 (19.15%) Front End Development
4 238 (17.67%) DevOps
5 190 (14.11%) Software Engineering
6 185 (13.73%) MVC
7 181 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
8 169 (12.55%) Scrum
9 168 (12.47%) Analytics
10 166 (12.32%) TDD
11 154 (11.43%) Full Stack Development
12 122 (9.06%) Web Development
13 119 (8.83%) B2C
14 114 (8.46%) CRM
15 110 (8.17%) BDD
16 109 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
17 108 (8.02%) ERP
18 107 (7.94%) B2B
19 96 (7.13%) SEO
20 82 (6.09%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 650 (48.26%) JavaScript
2 264 (19.60%) PHP
3 263 (19.52%) C#
4 215 (15.96%) SQL
5 171 (12.69%) Python
6 137 (10.17%) Java
7 96 (7.13%) Dart
8 91 (6.76%) TypeScript
9 73 (5.42%) Kotlin
10 53 (3.93%) VB
11 24 (1.78%) ES6
12 23 (1.71%) Shell Script
13 22 (1.63%) C
14 21 (1.56%) PHP 5
15 18 (1.34%) Go
15 18 (1.34%) R
16 17 (1.26%) PHP 7
17 16 (1.19%) T-SQL
18 15 (1.11%) Ruby
19 14 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (5.86%) Degree
2 18 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.59%) PMI Certification
3 8 (0.59%) PMP
4 7 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.45%) AWS Certification
5 6 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.15%) CISA
7 2 (0.15%) CISSP
7 2 (0.15%) ISEB
7 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.074%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.074%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.074%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.074%) MCSA
8 1 (0.074%) MCSE
8 1 (0.074%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.074%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.12%) Accessibility
2 56 (4.16%) QA
3 6 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.45%) PMO
4 4 (0.30%) WCAG
5 3 (0.22%) GDPR
6 2 (0.15%) SLA
7 1 (0.074%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.074%) NIST
7 1 (0.074%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 252 (18.71%) Docker
2 16 (1.19%) KVM
3 8 (0.59%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.22%) Varnish
5 1 (0.074%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.074%) iptables
5 1 (0.074%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 82 (6.09%) Kubernetes
2 64 (4.75%) Terraform
3 16 (1.19%) Rancher
4 12 (0.89%) Puppet
5 11 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.37%) logstash
7 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.30%) SCCM
8 3 (0.22%) Grafana
8 3 (0.22%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.15%) Ansible
10 1 (0.074%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.074%) Marathon
10 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 214 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 93 (6.90%) Google
3 85 (6.31%) Sitecore
4 55 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 43 (3.19%) Adobe
6 40 (2.97%) SAP
7 37 (2.75%) Elastic Path
7 37 (2.75%) Oracle
8 25 (1.86%) WooCommerce
9 23 (1.71%) Optimizely
9 23 (1.71%) Zend
10 22 (1.63%) Spotify
11 18 (1.34%) hybris
12 11 (0.82%) Cisco
13 10 (0.74%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.59%) VMware
15 7 (0.52%) MuleSoft
16 6 (0.45%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.45%) Facebook
17 5 (0.37%) Sage