The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank - 45 42
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 1.39% 1.09%
As % of the General category - 2.99% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Gloucestershire

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

General Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
241 134 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.39% 46.53% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 212 108 120
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Retail
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Retail Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Retail
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) MooTools
3 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Zend
4 1 (16.67%) Sencha
4 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (33.33%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) MooTools
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Zend
1 1 (16.67%) Sencha