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Magento Stores in the United Kingdom

Updated Nov 26 2021

There are 12,361 live Magento stores in the United Kingdom.

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on Magento stores in the United Kingdom.

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Magento Growth in the United Kingdom

  • Magento stores in the United Kingdom increased 1.8% quarter-over-quarter in 2021 Q3.
  • Magento stores in the United Kingdom increased 15% year-over-year in 2021 Q3.

Here is Magento's quarter-over-quarter growth in the United Kingdom.

Quarter
Active Stores
2017 Q1
390
2017 Q2
331
2017 Q3
283
2017 Q4
195
2018 Q1
400
2018 Q2
1,556
2018 Q3
459
2018 Q4
444
2019 Q1
722
2019 Q2
462
2019 Q3
819
2019 Q4
312
2020 Q1
339
2020 Q2
404
2020 Q3
323
2020 Q4
561
2021 Q1
495
2021 Q2
331
2021 Q3
220
2021 Q4 (to date)
116
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

It's hard to know exactly when a Magento store was first created but we use a heuristic combining DNS and WHOIS data that provides a reasonable approximation.

Top Categories For Magento Stores In the United Kingdom

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for Magento stores in the United Kingdom.

  • 24.8% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom sell Home & Garden products.
  • 13.8% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom sell Apparel products.
  • 8.8% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom sell Business & Industrial products.

Social Media Usage On Magento Stores In the United Kingdom

Ecommerce brands use social media sites to engage with millions of consumers. Instagram and Facebook are the dominant social media sites for ecommerce stores, by far, with Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube also having notable usage.

  • Facebook is used by 58.6% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom.
  • Twitter is used by 48.0% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom.
  • Instagram is used by 40.5% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom.
Type
Stores
Facebook
7,248
Twitter
5,931
Instagram
5,005
LinkedIn
2,738
YouTube
2,644
Pinterest
1,916
Tiktok
65
Facebook Group
46

Contact Information On Magento Stores In the United Kingdom

Email remains an extremely popular communication channel for merchants. Many merchants also provide a phone number so that their customers can reach them instantly.

  • 61% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom have an email on their website
  • 51% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
7,597
Phone
6,339

Countries With The Most Magento Stores In the United Kingdom

It's relatively easy to identify the country in which an ecommerce store operates. However, very few ecommerce stores provide a location to the country-level or city-level and even fewer provide a street address.

Here is the country distribution of Magento stores in the United Kingdom. Note that we're only showing the top 15 locations here but you can see the full list within Store Leads.

  • 4,231 Magento stores in the United Kingdom are based in England.
  • 184 Magento stores in the United Kingdom are based in Scotland.
  • 130 Magento stores in the United Kingdom are based in Wales.
Country
Stores
4,231
184
130

Cities With The Most Magento Stores in the United Kingdom

Here is the city distribution of Magento stores in the United Kingdom. Note that we're only showing the top 15 locations here but you can see the full list within Store Leads.

  • 8,418 Magento stores in the United Kingdom are based in Unknown.
  • 941 Magento stores in the United Kingdom are based in London.
  • 147 Magento stores in the United Kingdom are based in Manchester.

Top Magento Apps in the United Kingdom

Here are the top 10 apps, ordered by number of installs, across all Magento stores in the United Kingdom.

With a paid account on Store Leads, you'll be able to see which stores have installed specific apps. You can also see when specific apps were installed (or uninstalled) by each store.

Number of Employees for Magento stores in the United Kingdom

  • 3.8% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 2.6% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom have 10 - 24 employees.
  • 1.8% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom have 25 - 49 employees.

Here is the breakdown of Magento stores in the United Kingdom by the number of employees.

Employees
Stores
1 - 9
472
10 - 24
326
25 - 49
228
50 - 99
162
100 - 249
107
250 - 999
70
1000 - 4999
40
5000+
12

Top Shipping Carriers For Magento Stores In the United Kingdom

  • 22.0% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom ship by Royal Mail.
  • 8.5% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom ship by UPS.
  • 2.8% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom ship by Fedex.

Here are the top shipping carriers for Magento stores in the United Kingdom.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
Royal Mail
2,721
UPS
1,045
Fedex
343
USPS
125
DHL
92
TNT
28
Australia Post
19
DPD
19
GLS Parcel
12
Canada Post
8

Top-level Domain Distribution For Magento Stores In the United Kingdom

.com is the most common top-level domain, by far, for world-wide Magento stores. Some countries have been faster than others to adopt alternate (such as country-specific) top-level domains.

  • 70.9% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom have a .co.uk domain.
  • 23.9% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom have a .com domain.
  • 1.6% of Magento stores in the United Kingdom have a .uk domain.

Here is the top-level domain distribution for Magento stores in the United Kingdom.

Top-level Domain
Stores
.co.uk
8,758
.com
2,956
.uk
192
.net
62
.org.uk
61
.eu
47
.uk.com
46
.org
29
.co
13
.london
13

Top Magento Stores In the United Kingdom

Here are the top stores in the United Kingdom ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
PrettyLittleThing
129
2016/12/30
Missguided
194
2020/07/31
Harvey Nichols
638
2016/12/30
Missguided EU
1,067
2020/12/04
Robert Dyas
1,170
2016/12/30

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