The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 34 72 37
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -35
Permanent jobs citing Retail 61 25 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.77% 2.41% 6.25%
As % of the General category 20.89% 8.87% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 63
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,500 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Retail
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
292 282 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.60% 27.14% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 242 247 275
Average salary £45,500 £40,958 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.09% -8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Bedfordshire region.

Retail Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Retail
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +21 27 £30,000 -4.00% 3
Dunstable -4 3 £22,500 -43.75%
Leighton Buzzard - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 £22,000 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 30 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 25 (23.81%) Java
2 25 (23.81%) Finance
2 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (18.10%) SQL
5 17 (16.19%) ITIL
5 17 (16.19%) Scrum
6 16 (15.24%) Oracle
7 15 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 15 (14.29%) Degree
8 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 14 (13.33%) Project Management
9 13 (12.38%) FMCG
10 12 (11.43%) Tableau
11 11 (10.48%) Banking
11 11 (10.48%) PRINCE2
11 11 (10.48%) hybris
11 11 (10.48%) Waterfall
12 10 (9.52%) Marketing
13 9 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (8.57%) PL/SQL
13 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (8.57%) SLA
14 8 (7.62%) Kimball Methodology
14 8 (7.62%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (7.62%) ETL
14 8 (7.62%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (7.62%) OLAP
14 8 (7.62%) Change Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.67%) Apache
1 7 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.86%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.90%) SAS
4 1 (0.95%) IIS
4 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Project
2 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.86%) MS Office
4 2 (1.90%) SPSS
5 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.86%) Temenos T24
2 3 (2.86%) Finacle
2 3 (2.86%) Summit
2 3 (2.86%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.90%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) DHCP
1 1 (0.95%) FTP
1 1 (0.95%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) OLAP
2 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.81%) Big Data
3 4 (3.81%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.90%) Essbase
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.95%) Axure RP
General
1 25 (23.81%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Banking
3 10 (9.52%) Marketing
4 6 (5.71%) Back Office
4 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.76%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (37.14%) Analyst
2 20 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 14 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (11.43%) Delivery Manager
5 10 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 10 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Applications Support
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Manager
6 9 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Project Manager
6 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 8 (7.62%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Head of Architecture
9 5 (4.76%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (3.81%) Customer Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Web Administrator
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) J2EE
2 4 (3.81%) .NET
3 3 (2.86%) Middleware
3 3 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.86%) Java EE
4 2 (1.90%) HTML
5 1 (0.95%) WCF
5 1 (0.95%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.95%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.95%) CSS
5 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) FMCG
2 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.71%) EPoS
4 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.81%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.95%) Statistics
7 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Solaris
1 7 (6.67%) Linux
1 7 (6.67%) UNIX
2 3 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (16.19%) Scrum
4 17 (16.19%) ITIL
5 15 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 14 (13.33%) Project Management
7 11 (10.48%) PRINCE2
7 11 (10.48%) Waterfall
8 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.62%) ETL
9 8 (7.62%) Change Management
9 8 (7.62%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (7.62%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.67%) Coaching
10 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
11 6 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 6 (5.71%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.81%) Java
2 19 (18.10%) SQL
3 9 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.76%) C#
5 4 (3.81%) C++
6 3 (2.86%) C
7 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.95%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) VBA
7 1 (0.95%) Python
7 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (7.62%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.86%) ISEB
3 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.90%) CISSP
4 2 (1.90%) CISM
5 1 (0.95%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.95%) COSO
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) COBIT
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) SCCM
1 1 (0.95%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Oracle
2 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.43%) Tableau
4 11 (10.48%) hybris
5 6 (5.71%) Cisco
6 4 (3.81%) Cognos
7 3 (2.86%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.86%) Avaloq
7 3 (2.86%) Fiserv
8 2 (1.90%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.90%) Retek
9 1 (0.95%) Avaya
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