The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank - 24 19
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 5.70% 10.06%
As % of the General category - 14.29% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £40,000 £15,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +158.06%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
General Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 63 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 21.85% 39.87% 72.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 45 64
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £14,144 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £122,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
County Antrim

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Retail
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Retail Salary Trend in Belfast

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) CITP
3 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau
1 1 (33.33%) Talend