Period
to 1 August 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Shopify skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Shopify over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shopify
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 374 226 296
Rank change year-on-year -148 +70 -
Permanent jobs citing Shopify 115 13 10
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.50% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.19% 3.10% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 96 12 10
10th Percentile £31,125 £28,125 "
25th Percentile £34,688 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.89% +20.00% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £54,375 £51,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £54,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.22% +21.25% +19.40%

Shopify is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,405 419 778
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 6.17% 7.74% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 998 347 626
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,300 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £45,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +0.88% -5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.74% +4.55% +4.76%

Shopify
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Shopify trend for jobs with a WFH option

Shopify
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Shopify salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Shopify
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Shopify over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Shopify salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, Shopify 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 Shopify.

1 84 (73.04%) E-Commerce
2 61 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (51.30%) CMS
4 57 (49.57%) JavaScript
5 52 (45.22%) CSS
6 50 (43.48%) HTML
7 46 (40.00%) Full Stack Development
8 42 (36.52%) SEO
9 41 (35.65%) Retail
10 40 (34.78%) PHP
10 40 (34.78%) Project Delivery
11 39 (33.91%) Confluence
11 39 (33.91%) JIRA
12 38 (33.04%) Scrum
13 35 (30.43%) Analytics
14 34 (29.57%) Finance
15 32 (27.83%) Microservices
16 29 (25.22%) User Experience
16 29 (25.22%) Personalization
16 29 (25.22%) Data Management
17 28 (24.35%) Financial Modelling
17 28 (24.35%) Risk Management
17 28 (24.35%) Order Management
17 28 (24.35%) Software Delivery
17 28 (24.35%) Payment Gateway
17 28 (24.35%) Machine Learning
17 28 (24.35%) Elastic Path
17 28 (24.35%) iPad
17 28 (24.35%) BDD
18 27 (23.48%) Web Development

Shopify
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 59 (51.30%) CMS
2 39 (33.91%) Confluence
3 24 (20.87%) WordPress
4 11 (9.57%) Drupal
4 11 (9.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (9.57%) Umbraco
5 8 (6.96%) nginx
6 6 (5.22%) Headless CMS
7 4 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) InDesign
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (5.22%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.48%) Adobe XD
2 4 (3.48%) Sketch
3 3 (2.61%) Figma
Business Applications
1 28 (24.35%) Payment Gateway
2 24 (20.87%) Magento
3 15 (13.04%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (2.61%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.87%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.57%) AWS
2 10 (8.70%) Amazon S3
2 10 (8.70%) GitHub
3 9 (7.83%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (6.96%) Mailgun
5 6 (5.22%) Cloudflare
6 3 (2.61%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.61%) GCP
6 3 (2.61%) SaaS
7 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.87%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.87%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.87%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (7.83%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (7.83%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.22%) MySQL
3 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.87%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 39 (33.91%) JIRA
2 20 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.83%) Bitbucket
3 9 (7.83%) GitLab
3 9 (7.83%) PHPUnit
4 8 (6.96%) gulp
4 8 (6.96%) webpack
5 6 (5.22%) Cactus
6 2 (1.74%) WiX
7 1 (0.87%) Storybook
General
1 41 (35.65%) Retail
2 34 (29.57%) Finance
3 23 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (3.48%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.48%) Automotive
6 2 (1.74%) Marketing
7 1 (0.87%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 55 (47.83%) Developer
2 39 (33.91%) Project Manager
3 24 (20.87%) Digital Project Manager
4 21 (18.26%) E-Commerce Manager
4 21 (18.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (17.39%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 15 (13.04%) Agile Project Manager
7 14 (12.17%) Delivery Manager
7 14 (12.17%) Delivery Project Manager
7 14 (12.17%) Software Project Manager
8 13 (11.30%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 11 (9.57%) Web Developer
10 9 (7.83%) Digital Delivery Manager
10 9 (7.83%) Lead Developer
11 8 (6.96%) Digital Agile Project Manager
12 7 (6.09%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (6.09%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (6.09%) Lead Software Engineer
12 7 (6.09%) PHP Software Engineer
12 7 (6.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (45.22%) CSS
2 50 (43.48%) HTML
3 25 (21.74%) jQuery
4 21 (18.26%) Sass
5 20 (17.39%) React
6 18 (15.65%) Node.js
7 15 (13.04%) Symfony
7 15 (13.04%) Vue.js
8 14 (12.17%) HTML5
8 14 (12.17%) Laravel
9 13 (11.30%) CSS3
9 13 (11.30%) RESTful
10 10 (8.70%) JSON
11 9 (7.83%) Doctrine
12 8 (6.96%) Ajax
12 8 (6.96%) Web Services
13 7 (6.09%) AngularJS
13 7 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (6.09%) XML
14 6 (5.22%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.22%) User Experience
2 28 (24.35%) iPad
3 11 (9.57%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.83%) Blog
5 6 (5.22%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.61%) Social Media
9 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Android
1 11 (9.57%) Apple iOS
2 7 (6.09%) Windows
3 6 (5.22%) Windows 10
3 6 (5.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (73.04%) E-Commerce
2 61 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (40.00%) Full Stack Development
4 42 (36.52%) SEO
5 40 (34.78%) Project Delivery
6 38 (33.04%) Scrum
7 35 (30.43%) Analytics
8 32 (27.83%) Microservices
9 29 (25.22%) Data Management
9 29 (25.22%) Personalization
10 28 (24.35%) BDD
10 28 (24.35%) Financial Modelling
10 28 (24.35%) Machine Learning
10 28 (24.35%) Order Management
10 28 (24.35%) Risk Management
10 28 (24.35%) Software Delivery
11 27 (23.48%) Web Development
12 21 (18.26%) Front End Development
13 17 (14.78%) Software Engineering
14 15 (13.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.57%) JavaScript
2 40 (34.78%) PHP
3 20 (17.39%) Java
4 13 (11.30%) SQL
5 7 (6.09%) C#
6 4 (3.48%) ES6
7 2 (1.74%) C++
8 1 (0.87%) Python
8 1 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) Elastic Path
2 16 (13.91%) Adobe
3 15 (13.04%) hybris
3 15 (13.04%) SAP
4 14 (12.17%) Google
5 11 (9.57%) Atlassian
5 11 (9.57%) Sitecore
6 10 (8.70%) WooCommerce
7 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.09%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.48%) PayPal
9 3 (2.61%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.74%) Sage
11 1 (0.87%) HubSpot