The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 53 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Retail 234 320 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.28% 5.66% 10.02%
As % of the General category 9.78% 13.66% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 162 148 192
Average salary £51,250 £49,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.53% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Retail
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2392 2342 2282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.76% 41.39% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1494 1553
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Retail Salary Trend in Berkshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Retail
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Reading -4 107 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Bracknell -14 46 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Slough +7 27 £49,500 +23.75% 1
Maidenhead -3 8 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Newbury +4 6 £40,750 +52.33% 4
Wokingham +14 3 £43,500 +2.35%
Hungerford -18 2 £37,000 -24.10%
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 261 (42.30%) Finance
2 191 (30.96%) Telecoms
3 153 (24.80%) E-Commerce
4 152 (24.64%) Windows
5 123 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (18.64%) ITIL
7 109 (17.67%) Security Cleared
8 106 (17.18%) SC Cleared
9 100 (16.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 97 (15.72%) Fujitsu
11 94 (15.24%) Microsoft
11 94 (15.24%) Scrum
12 90 (14.59%) Project Management
13 85 (13.78%) SQL
14 84 (13.61%) Banking
15 79 (12.80%) Active Directory
16 76 (12.32%) Business Analysis
17 68 (11.02%) Windows Server 2003
18 61 (9.89%) MS Excel
18 61 (9.89%) VMware
18 61 (9.89%) Incident Management
18 61 (9.89%) Problem Management
19 60 (9.72%) HP
20 58 (9.40%) Marketing
21 56 (9.08%) ISEB
22 54 (8.75%) Use Case
23 53 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
24 52 (8.43%) Statistics
24 52 (8.43%) Degree
24 52 (8.43%) Mentoring

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 48 (7.78%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.70%) WebSphere
3 26 (4.21%) IIS
4 25 (4.05%) MS Exchange
5 20 (3.24%) Apache
6 16 (2.59%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 16 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (2.43%) IBM Connections
7 15 (2.43%) WebSphere Portal
8 13 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (1.62%) CMS
10 9 (1.46%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.30%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.30%) JBoss
11 8 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (0.65%) Liferay
13 4 (0.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 61 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.83%) MS Office
3 25 (4.05%) Photoshop
3 25 (4.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (2.76%) InDesign
5 16 (2.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (1.46%) Acrobat
7 8 (1.30%) 3ds Max
7 8 (1.30%) CINEMA 4D
7 8 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
8 7 (1.13%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.65%) MS Project
10 3 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.62%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.32%) assyst
3 2 (0.32%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.78%) SaaS
2 8 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.30%) Office 365
3 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (7.46%) DNS
2 38 (6.16%) Internet
3 27 (4.38%) DHCP
4 18 (2.92%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.92%) Firewall
5 16 (2.59%) SAN
6 14 (2.27%) Broadband
7 13 (2.11%) VoIP
7 13 (2.11%) WAN
8 12 (1.94%) WLAN
9 11 (1.78%) BGP
9 11 (1.78%) Network Security
10 10 (1.62%) MPLS
11 9 (1.46%) OSPF
11 9 (1.46%) MVNO
12 7 (1.13%) NAS
13 6 (0.97%) Software-Defined Networking
13 6 (0.97%) LAN
13 6 (0.97%) VPN
14 5 (0.81%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.08%) DB2
3 17 (2.76%) EDRMS
3 17 (2.76%) IDOL
4 14 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.13%) MySQL
8 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (0.97%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.81%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.81%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (0.81%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.65%) Big Data
11 4 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.65%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.49%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 23 (3.73%) JIRA
2 12 (1.94%) Subversion
3 11 (1.78%) Eclipse
4 7 (1.13%) LoadRunner
4 7 (1.13%) Selenium
4 7 (1.13%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.97%) JUnit
5 6 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.81%) Ant
7 4 (0.65%) Log4j
7 4 (0.65%) Maven
8 3 (0.49%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.49%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.32%) WinRunner
9 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.16%) Hudson
10 1 (0.16%) SilkPerformer
General
1 261 (42.30%) Finance
2 191 (30.96%) Telecoms
3 84 (13.61%) Banking
4 58 (9.40%) Marketing
5 31 (5.02%) Aerospace
6 25 (4.05%) Advertising
7 21 (3.40%) Manufacturing
8 19 (3.08%) Games
9 18 (2.92%) Legal
10 12 (1.94%) Billing
11 11 (1.78%) Back Office
12 9 (1.46%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.49%) Automotive
14 2 (0.32%) French Language
14 2 (0.32%) German Language
15 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (24.64%) Analyst
2 108 (17.50%) Business Analyst
3 97 (15.72%) Architect
4 88 (14.26%) Consultant
5 50 (8.10%) Support Engineer
6 36 (5.83%) Technical Architect
7 30 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
8 27 (4.38%) Agile Business Analyst
9 25 (4.05%) Designer
9 25 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
10 24 (3.89%) Project Manager
10 24 (3.89%) Senior Business Analyst
10 24 (3.89%) Problem Manager
10 24 (3.89%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 23 (3.73%) Test Consultant
11 23 (3.73%) Infrastructure Architect
11 23 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (3.73%) Test Analyst
12 21 (3.40%) Service Manager
12 21 (3.40%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.16%) HTML
1 38 (6.16%) CSS
2 22 (3.57%) .NET
3 21 (3.40%) jQuery
4 17 (2.76%) ATL
5 15 (2.43%) Ajax
5 15 (2.43%) HTML5
6 13 (2.11%) Middleware
6 13 (2.11%) Web Services
6 13 (2.11%) JSP
7 12 (1.94%) XML
7 12 (1.94%) ASP.NET
7 12 (1.94%) Spring
8 9 (1.46%) CSS3
9 7 (1.13%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.13%) Software Packaging
9 7 (1.13%) XSLT
9 7 (1.13%) J2EE
10 6 (0.97%) XHTML
10 6 (0.97%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.43%) Statistics
2 49 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.32%) Management Information System
4 36 (5.83%) iPad
5 35 (5.67%) User Experience
6 28 (4.54%) FMCG
7 26 (4.21%) Social Media
8 24 (3.89%) EPoS
9 14 (2.27%) Blackberry
10 10 (1.62%) Replication
10 10 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.46%) Clustering
11 9 (1.46%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.30%) Digital Media
12 8 (1.30%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.30%) Animation
13 7 (1.13%) Online Banking
13 7 (1.13%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.13%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.13%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 152 (24.64%) Windows
2 68 (11.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 47 (7.62%) Linux
4 39 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (5.67%) UNIX
6 33 (5.35%) Windows 7
7 20 (3.24%) Windows XP
8 18 (2.92%) Windows 2000 Server
9 16 (2.59%) Windows 2000
10 12 (1.94%) AIX
10 12 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.78%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.97%) SUSE
13 5 (0.81%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.65%) Android
15 3 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (24.80%) E-Commerce
2 123 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (18.64%) ITIL
4 100 (16.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 94 (15.24%) Scrum
6 90 (14.59%) Project Management
7 76 (12.32%) Business Analysis
8 61 (9.89%) Incident Management
8 61 (9.89%) Problem Management
9 54 (8.75%) Use Case
10 53 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 52 (8.43%) Mentoring
12 50 (8.10%) TOGAF
13 49 (7.94%) UML
14 48 (7.78%) Root Cause Analysis
15 40 (6.48%) CRM
16 37 (6.00%) Analytics
17 35 (5.67%) Software Testing
18 34 (5.51%) Software Distribution
19 33 (5.35%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 85 (13.78%) SQL
2 44 (7.13%) JavaScript
3 28 (4.54%) Java
4 24 (3.89%) PowerShell
5 20 (3.24%) C#
6 8 (1.30%) PHP
7 6 (0.97%) VBScript
8 5 (0.81%) C
8 5 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.65%) XQuery
9 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.65%) XPath
10 3 (0.49%) C++
10 3 (0.49%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.49%) Korn
11 2 (0.32%) Python
12 1 (0.16%) VBA
12 1 (0.16%) R
12 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 109 (17.67%) Security Cleared
2 106 (17.18%) SC Cleared
3 56 (9.08%) ISEB
4 52 (8.43%) Degree
5 47 (7.62%) DV Cleared
6 35 (5.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 26 (4.21%) CISSP
8 17 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.94%) CISA
10 11 (1.78%) CISM
10 11 (1.78%) CRISC
11 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (1.46%) MCITP
13 7 (1.13%) PCI QSA
13 7 (1.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.13%) MCSE
13 7 (1.13%) IBM Certification
14 4 (0.65%) GIAC
14 4 (0.65%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.29%) QA
2 24 (3.89%) SLA
3 20 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (3.08%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.46%) COBIT
6 6 (0.97%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.16%) GPG13
8 1 (0.16%) FISMA
8 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.16%) GxP
System Software
1 79 (12.80%) Active Directory
2 51 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.76%) ISA Server
4 16 (2.59%) vSphere
5 13 (2.11%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.30%) Terminal Services
7 7 (1.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (1.13%) vCloud
8 5 (0.81%) KVM
8 5 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.32%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.16%) Firmware
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 22 (3.57%) SCCM
2 20 (3.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 19 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 18 (2.92%) SCOM
5 17 (2.76%) NetBackup
6 16 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (1.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 5 (0.81%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.65%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 2 (0.32%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.32%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
12 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.16%) Netcool
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 97 (15.72%) Fujitsu
2 94 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 61 (9.89%) VMware
4 60 (9.72%) HP
5 50 (8.10%) Oracle
6 48 (7.78%) IBM
7 37 (6.00%) Cisco
7 37 (6.00%) Citrix
8 29 (4.70%) McAfee
9 27 (4.38%) hybris
10 25 (4.05%) Veritas
11 22 (3.57%) Adobe
12 18 (2.92%) Sophos
13 17 (2.76%) Meridio
14 14 (2.27%) CheckPoint
15 13 (2.11%) Red Hat
16 11 (1.78%) webMethods
16 11 (1.78%) Dell
17 10 (1.62%) Juniper
17 10 (1.62%) SAP
Windsor, Berkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £45-55k+
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Ass, Health and 25 d
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life Ass &25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 20 days ago
Newbury
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago