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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 40 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 60 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.70% 4.73% 5.15%
As % of the General category 19.11% 16.22% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 32
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,000 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
314 339 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.85% 29.15% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 256 300 262
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +24 41 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Bedford +7 6 £27,500 +30.95% 1
Dunstable -15 4 £46,000 +22.66%
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (30.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (29.41%) Finance
3 34 (28.57%) ITIL
4 32 (26.89%) PRINCE2
5 31 (26.05%) E-Commerce
6 27 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (17.65%) FMCG
7 21 (17.65%) SDLC
8 20 (16.81%) Back Office
9 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
10 18 (15.13%) Supplier Management
11 17 (14.29%) HTML
12 16 (13.45%) .NET
13 15 (12.61%) SQL Server
14 14 (11.76%) Project Management
15 13 (10.92%) Security Cleared
16 12 (10.08%) SC Cleared
16 12 (10.08%) CRM
16 12 (10.08%) IIS
16 12 (10.08%) MS Project
16 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET
16 12 (10.08%) Windows
16 12 (10.08%) C#
17 11 (9.24%) MVC
17 11 (9.24%) Disaster Recovery
17 11 (9.24%) Scrum
17 11 (9.24%) ERP
17 11 (9.24%) SaaS
18 10 (8.40%) Tableau
18 10 (8.40%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (10.08%) IIS
2 2 (1.68%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.84%) Apache
3 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (10.08%) MS Project
2 6 (5.04%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.52%) MS Office
4 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) SaaS
2 6 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.20%) PaaS
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) WebEx
2 1 (0.84%) LAN
2 1 (0.84%) WAN
2 1 (0.84%) DHCP
2 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.84%) VPN
2 1 (0.84%) DNS
2 1 (0.84%) MPLS
2 1 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.72%) OLAP
2 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.68%) Big Data
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.68%) MSTest
2 2 (1.68%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (1.68%) Moq
2 2 (1.68%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.68%) NUnit
2 2 (1.68%) Maven
3 1 (0.84%) JIRA
3 1 (0.84%) JUnit
General
1 35 (29.41%) Finance
2 20 (16.81%) Back Office
3 9 (7.56%) Banking
4 7 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.36%) French Language
6 4 (3.36%) German Language
6 4 (3.36%) Hindi Language
7 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.84%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (20.17%) Project Manager
2 20 (16.81%) Analyst
3 12 (10.08%) Developer
4 10 (8.40%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 10 (8.40%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 9 (7.56%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (6.72%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Architect
8 6 (5.04%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Head of Project Delivery
9 5 (4.20%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Technical Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.36%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.36%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.29%) HTML
2 16 (13.45%) .NET
3 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (5.88%) HTML5
5 7 (5.88%) CSS
5 7 (5.88%) jQuery
6 5 (4.20%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.20%) Web Services
6 5 (4.20%) Entity Framework
6 5 (4.20%) CSS3
6 5 (4.20%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.36%) WCF
8 3 (2.52%) Spring
9 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (1.68%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (1.68%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (1.68%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (1.68%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (1.68%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) FMCG
2 7 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (5.88%) EPoS
3 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.68%) Tandem
5 2 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.84%) User Experience
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.08%) Windows
2 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) UNIX
4 1 (0.84%) Solaris
4 1 (0.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (28.57%) ITIL
3 32 (26.89%) PRINCE2
4 31 (26.05%) E-Commerce
5 27 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (17.65%) SDLC
7 18 (15.13%) Supplier Management
8 14 (11.76%) Project Management
9 12 (10.08%) CRM
10 11 (9.24%) ERP
10 11 (9.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (9.24%) MVC
10 11 (9.24%) Scrum
11 10 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (7.56%) Project Planning
13 8 (6.72%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (6.72%) ETL
14 7 (5.88%) PRINCE
14 7 (5.88%) Change Management
14 7 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.08%) C#
2 9 (7.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.88%) SQL
4 5 (4.20%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.08%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (5.88%) Degree
5 4 (3.36%) PMP
5 4 (3.36%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.36%) ISEB
5 4 (3.36%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.68%) CISSP
6 2 (1.68%) CISM
7 1 (0.84%) GCIA
7 1 (0.84%) GSEC
7 1 (0.84%) GCIH
7 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.84%) CISA
7 1 (0.84%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.84%) CCA
7 1 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) COBIT
2 2 (1.68%) COSO
3 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.40%) Tableau
3 6 (5.04%) Akamai
4 3 (2.52%) Cognos
5 2 (1.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.84%) Citrix
6 1 (0.84%) OpenText
6 1 (0.84%) VMware
6 1 (0.84%) Endeca
6 1 (0.84%) hybris
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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