The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 29 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.34% 1.54% 3.13%
As % of the General category 6.82% 5.00% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +13.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
Retail
Essex

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

General Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44 60 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 34.38% 30.77% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 28
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,375 £22,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,530 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Retail
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Retail Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Retail
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Apple