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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 41 56 43
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Retail 55 55 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.14% 4.63% 5.11%
As % of the General category 16.67% 15.67% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 41
Average salary £60,000 £44,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
330 351 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.87% 29.52% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 277 311 280
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +11 25 £67,500 +53.40% 2
Dunstable -9 4 £50,000 +7.52%
Bedford +30 3 £30,000 +42.85%
Leighton Buzzard - 1 - -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (27.59%) E-Commerce
1 32 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.83%) PRINCE2
4 22 (18.97%) Finance
5 21 (18.10%) ITIL
6 20 (17.24%) Supplier Management
7 18 (15.52%) SDLC
8 17 (14.66%) FMCG
9 16 (13.79%) Java
10 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
10 14 (12.07%) Scrum
11 13 (11.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (9.48%) EPoS
12 11 (9.48%) SQL
12 11 (9.48%) .NET
12 11 (9.48%) MS Project
12 11 (9.48%) Tableau
13 10 (8.62%) hybris
13 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
13 10 (8.62%) Project Management
13 10 (8.62%) Banking
14 9 (7.76%) ETL
14 9 (7.76%) OLAP
14 9 (7.76%) C#
14 9 (7.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 9 (7.76%) Kimball Methodology
15 8 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (6.90%) Retail Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (3.45%) IIS
2 3 (2.59%) Apache
2 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.72%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Project
2 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.72%) Summit
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.72%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.72%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.72%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (1.72%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.17%) SaaS
3 3 (2.59%) PaaS
3 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) WebEx
2 1 (0.86%) MPLS
2 1 (0.86%) LAN
2 1 (0.86%) WAN
2 1 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.76%) OLAP
2 9 (7.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.31%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.31%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.45%) Big Data
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.72%) Essbase
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.72%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.86%) JIRA
4 1 (0.86%) Maven
4 1 (0.86%) JUnit
General
1 22 (18.97%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Banking
3 8 (6.90%) Retail Banking
3 8 (6.90%) Back Office
4 7 (6.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.72%) French Language
5 2 (1.72%) German Language
5 2 (1.72%) Hindi Language
6 1 (0.86%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (24.14%) Analyst
2 27 (23.28%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (9.48%) Delivery Manager
4 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 10 (8.62%) Senior Project Manager
5 10 (8.62%) Senior Manager
6 7 (6.03%) Developer
6 7 (6.03%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.03%) Technical Manager
7 6 (5.17%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Architect
9 4 (3.45%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (2.59%) Head of Architecture
10 3 (2.59%) Head of Project Delivery
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.48%) .NET
2 8 (6.90%) HTML
3 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (4.31%) jQuery
4 5 (4.31%) CSS
5 4 (3.45%) J2EE
5 4 (3.45%) HTML5
6 3 (2.59%) Entity Framework
6 3 (2.59%) CSS3
6 3 (2.59%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (2.59%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.59%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.59%) WCF
6 3 (2.59%) Web Services
7 2 (1.72%) Spring
7 2 (1.72%) Java EE
8 1 (0.86%) JMS
8 1 (0.86%) JDBC
8 1 (0.86%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) FMCG
2 11 (9.48%) EPoS
3 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.86%) User Experience
4 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.45%) Windows
2 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.59%) Solaris
2 3 (2.59%) Linux
2 3 (2.59%) UNIX
3 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.59%) E-Commerce
1 32 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.83%) PRINCE2
4 21 (18.10%) ITIL
5 20 (17.24%) Supplier Management
6 18 (15.52%) SDLC
7 14 (12.07%) Scrum
8 13 (11.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (8.62%) Project Management
11 9 (7.76%) ETL
11 9 (7.76%) Kimball Methodology
12 8 (6.90%) Project Planning
12 8 (6.90%) MVC
13 7 (6.03%) Change Management
13 7 (6.03%) CRM
14 6 (5.17%) ERP
14 6 (5.17%) PRINCE
14 6 (5.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.79%) Java
2 11 (9.48%) SQL
3 9 (7.76%) C#
4 7 (6.03%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (4.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.45%) ISEB
2 4 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (1.72%) CISM
3 2 (1.72%) CISSP
4 1 (0.86%) CRISC
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.86%) GCIA
4 1 (0.86%) GSEC
4 1 (0.86%) GCIH
4 1 (0.86%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) COSO
2 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.72%) COBIT
3 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.86%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.48%) Tableau
3 10 (8.62%) hybris
4 7 (6.03%) Oracle
5 5 (4.31%) Cognos
6 2 (1.72%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.72%) Avaloq
6 2 (1.72%) Fiserv
7 1 (0.86%) Endeca
7 1 (0.86%) Adobe
7 1 (0.86%) OpenText
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago