The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 103 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 0.84% 2.18%
As % of the General category 1.86% 2.37% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 32
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -28.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Retail
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
376 632 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.07% 35.21% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 301 487 408
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,694 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Retail
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Retail Salary Trend in Cambridge

Retail
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) RAD
5 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
5 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
5 3 (18.75%) Algorithms
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (12.50%) Bayesian Methods
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
6 2 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) MPLS
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Operations
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.25%) Sass
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) RAD
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services Management
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
6 2 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
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