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 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 48 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.85% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the General category 3.66% 0.86% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
191 116 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.40% 32.95% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 166 92 55
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) JPA
5 1 (11.11%) TestNG
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (11.11%) sed
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) JSF
5 1 (11.11%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Java EE
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
5 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
5 1 (11.11%) JBoss Seam
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) TestNG
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Bid Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) JPA
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) JSF
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss Seam
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) sed
2 1 (11.11%) AWK
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft