The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 20 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.03% - 0.71%
As % of the General category 4.92% - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £32,000 - £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Retail
London

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

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
122 159 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 81.88% 78.33% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 108 146 305
Average salary £70,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Retail
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Retail Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (12.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Junior
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Junior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (12.50%) BEA