The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 85 48 65
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +17
Permanent jobs citing Retail 31 52 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.33% 4.53% 2.29%
As % of the General category 9.14% 15.48% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 21
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £58,300 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
339 336 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.49% 29.27% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 305 267 267
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £61,350 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Retail
East of England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -11 11 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Dunstable +12 8 £48,250 +12.20% 1
Bedford -28 3 £21,000 -44.00%
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 16 (29.63%) Service Delivery
2 13 (24.07%) Finance
3 12 (22.22%) Change Management
4 11 (20.37%) Project Management
4 11 (20.37%) SQL
4 11 (20.37%) Oracle
4 11 (20.37%) E-Commerce
5 10 (18.52%) .NET
5 10 (18.52%) C#
5 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (14.81%) SAP
7 8 (14.81%) Degree
8 7 (12.96%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (12.96%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (12.96%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
8 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.96%) OLAP
8 7 (12.96%) Java
8 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
8 7 (12.96%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (12.96%) ETL
8 7 (12.96%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (12.96%) JD Edwards

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (12.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (12.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) WAN
1 4 (7.41%) LAN
2 3 (5.56%) VoIP
2 3 (5.56%) VPN
3 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle OLAP
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) OLAP
2 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) MySQL
4 3 (5.56%) SQLite
5 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.85%) Big Data
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Games
6 1 (1.85%) Local Government
6 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Automotive
6 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Change Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Transition Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Data Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Support
7 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Account Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) .NET
2 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) Silverlight
4 2 (3.70%) HTML5
4 2 (3.70%) CSS3
4 2 (3.70%) Sass
4 2 (3.70%) LESS
4 2 (3.70%) Dojo
4 2 (3.70%) XHTML
4 2 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.85%) JSTL
5 1 (1.85%) JSP
5 1 (1.85%) COM
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.56%) EPoS
2 3 (5.56%) EMV
2 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) EFT
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Service Delivery
2 12 (22.22%) Change Management
3 11 (20.37%) Project Management
3 11 (20.37%) E-Commerce
4 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 7 (12.96%) Scrum
6 7 (12.96%) ETL
7 6 (11.11%) ITIL
7 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Time Management
8 5 (9.26%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.26%) Service Management
9 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) C#
3 7 (12.96%) Java
3 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) C++
5 3 (5.56%) VB
5 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 3 (5.56%) XAML
5 3 (5.56%) VB6
6 2 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) CCDA
4 1 (1.85%) CCDP
4 1 (1.85%) CCIE
4 1 (1.85%) CCSP
4 1 (1.85%) CCNP
4 1 (1.85%) PMP
4 1 (1.85%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) SAP
3 7 (12.96%) JD Edwards
3 7 (12.96%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.70%) Juniper
5 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.70%) Mercator
5 2 (3.70%) hybris
6 1 (1.85%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.85%) Northgate
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, London, South East, UK
easyJet
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Flexi-time, Pension, Medical, Hoiday
Posted: 16 days ago