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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.33% - -
As % of the General category 5.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
40 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 26.67% 31.62% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 20
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £34,085 £38,760
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Lotus
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
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%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
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
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus