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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 18 37 80
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +43
Permanent jobs citing Retail 99 58 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.62% 5.14% 2.77%
As % of the General category 27.65% 17.11% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81 43 27
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +32.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £61,100
UK excluding London average salary £46,150 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.55% +2.27%
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
358 339 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.41% 30.03% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 289 276 297
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 69 £60,000 +100.00% 7
Dunstable -12 2 £45,000 +1.12% 1
Bedford +6 1 £72,500 +65.71%
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 66 (44.59%) E-Commerce
2 56 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (24.32%) Scrum
4 34 (22.97%) ITIL
5 32 (21.62%) CRM
6 30 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (19.59%) SOA
8 23 (15.54%) PRINCE2
9 22 (14.86%) SQL
9 22 (14.86%) FMCG
10 21 (14.19%) Project Management
11 20 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (13.51%) Waterfall
12 19 (12.84%) Microsoft
12 19 (12.84%) SAP
13 18 (12.16%) .NET
14 17 (11.49%) COBIT
15 15 (10.14%) Portfolio Management
15 15 (10.14%) SQL Server
15 15 (10.14%) Finance
16 13 (8.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 12 (8.11%) C#
17 12 (8.11%) JIRA
17 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (7.43%) Project Governance
18 11 (7.43%) TOGAF
18 11 (7.43%) Salesforce.com
19 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
20 9 (6.08%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
20 9 (6.08%) Degree

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.03%) CMS
3 2 (1.35%) Apache
3 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) JBoss
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.38%) MS Project
4 3 (2.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.35%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Finacle
3 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.68%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.68%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.35%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.41%) Internet
1 8 (5.41%) Intranet
2 4 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.70%) VLAN
2 4 (2.70%) VoIP
3 3 (2.03%) LAN
3 3 (2.03%) MPLS
3 3 (2.03%) VPN
3 3 (2.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.38%) MySQL
3 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.03%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.35%) Big Data
5 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (8.11%) JIRA
2 6 (4.05%) ERwin
3 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.03%) Subversion
4 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.68%) Moq
4 1 (0.68%) MSTest
4 1 (0.68%) NUnit
4 1 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.68%) Testopia
General
1 15 (10.14%) Finance
2 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.41%) Banking
4 4 (2.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.03%) Legal
5 3 (2.03%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (28.38%) Architect
2 30 (20.27%) Project Manager
3 22 (14.86%) Analyst
4 15 (10.14%) Digital Architect
4 15 (10.14%) E-Commerce Architect
5 14 (9.46%) Enterprise Architect
6 12 (8.11%) E-Commerce Manager
6 12 (8.11%) Scrum Master
7 11 (7.43%) Integration Architect
8 10 (6.76%) Developer
8 10 (6.76%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 9 (6.08%) Development Manager
9 9 (6.08%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (6.08%) IT Manager
10 7 (4.73%) Agile Scrum Master
10 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 6 (4.05%) Business Analyst
11 6 (4.05%) Lead Architect
11 6 (4.05%) Senior Manager
12 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.16%) .NET
2 8 (5.41%) Middleware
3 7 (4.73%) REST
3 7 (4.73%) SOAP
3 7 (4.73%) Web Services
4 5 (3.38%) HTML
5 4 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.03%) DOM
6 3 (2.03%) SAX
6 3 (2.03%) XML
6 3 (2.03%) XSD
7 2 (1.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.35%) CSS
7 2 (1.35%) Spring
7 2 (1.35%) Thymeleaf
7 2 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.68%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (0.68%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.86%) FMCG
2 20 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.73%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.70%) EPoS
6 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.03%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.03%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.35%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.35%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.68%) Life Science
9 1 (0.68%) PMI
9 1 (0.68%) Tandem
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.73%) Windows
2 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.68%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Unix
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.59%) E-Commerce
2 56 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (24.32%) Scrum
4 34 (22.97%) ITIL
5 32 (21.62%) CRM
6 30 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (19.59%) SOA
8 23 (15.54%) PRINCE2
9 21 (14.19%) Project Management
10 20 (13.51%) Waterfall
11 15 (10.14%) Portfolio Management
12 11 (7.43%) Project Governance
12 11 (7.43%) TOGAF
13 9 (6.08%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 9 (6.08%) Incident Management
14 8 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.41%) Service Delivery
15 6 (4.05%) Data Modelling
15 6 (4.05%) Information Security
15 6 (4.05%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.86%) SQL
2 12 (8.11%) C#
3 8 (5.41%) Java
4 2 (1.35%) ABAP
5 1 (0.68%) VB
5 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (8.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (6.08%) Degree
3 4 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.03%) CISSP
4 3 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.03%) PMP
5 2 (1.35%) ISEB
5 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) APMP
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.49%) COBIT
2 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (12.84%) Microsoft
1 19 (12.84%) SAP
2 11 (7.43%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (5.41%) Oracle
4 7 (4.73%) Informatica
4 7 (4.73%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.70%) VeriFone
6 2 (1.35%) Adobe
6 2 (1.35%) IBM
6 2 (1.35%) Tableau
7 1 (0.68%) Ceridian
7 1 (0.68%) hybris
7 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.68%) Rally
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.68%) Temenos
7 1 (0.68%) Unisys
7 1 (0.68%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days, Health, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TUI Travel PLC
Salary: Extremely Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago