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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 33 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.18% 1.41% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.83% 1.86% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
109 161 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 64.12% 75.59% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 77 145 189
Average salary £57,500 £78,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,500 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £115,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
1 2 (66.67%) SAP