The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 26 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 663 708 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.61% 5.60% 4.96%
As % of the General category 11.46% 9.41% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 444 547 488
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
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 City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5784 7521 6926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.63% 59.53% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4773 6238 5954
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Retail
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Retail Salary Trend in the City of London

Retail
Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

Retail Salary Histogram in the City of London

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 479 (37.54%) Finance
2 476 (37.30%) Banking
3 248 (19.44%) Java
4 242 (18.97%) E-Commerce
5 221 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
6 174 (13.64%) Oracle
7 160 (12.54%) Project Management
8 152 (11.91%) SQL
9 149 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 143 (11.21%) Degree
11 111 (8.70%) Marketing
12 110 (8.62%) Microsoft
12 110 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
13 87 (6.82%) Retail Banking
14 85 (6.66%) SQL Server
15 84 (6.58%) .NET
15 84 (6.58%) Linux
16 83 (6.50%) SOA
17 82 (6.43%) Maven
18 81 (6.35%) TOGAF
19 79 (6.19%) PRINCE2
20 77 (6.03%) ATG
20 77 (6.03%) Demandware
21 76 (5.96%) Windows
21 76 (5.96%) HTML
22 75 (5.88%) Business Analysis
23 74 (5.80%) Analytics
24 73 (5.72%) hybris
24 73 (5.72%) JavaScript
24 73 (5.72%) Web Services

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 50 (3.92%) WebSphere
2 48 (3.76%) Apache
3 38 (2.98%) WebLogic
4 36 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 34 (2.66%) Apache Solr
6 29 (2.27%) SAS
7 22 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 19 (1.49%) Node.js
9 17 (1.33%) JBoss
10 13 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (0.86%) CICS
11 11 (0.86%) CMS
12 9 (0.71%) Mule
12 9 (0.71%) WordPress
13 8 (0.63%) Mule ESB
14 6 (0.47%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.47%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.39%) Captiva
Applications
1 62 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 59 (4.62%) MS Office
3 15 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.94%) SPSS
4 12 (0.94%) MS Project
5 9 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.71%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.24%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.16%) InDesign
9 1 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.078%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.078%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 32 (2.51%) Oracle Retail
2 18 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (1.41%) SAP CO
2 18 (1.41%) SAP FI
3 11 (0.86%) Magento
4 7 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (0.47%) Agresso
6 5 (0.39%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.31%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.31%) MetaTrader
8 3 (0.24%) Radian6
8 3 (0.24%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.24%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.16%) HFM
9 2 (0.16%) Algo Collateral
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.96%) SaaS
3 18 (1.41%) Google Analytics
4 15 (1.18%) Office 365
5 4 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.31%) Silverpop
6 3 (0.24%) Basecamp
6 3 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.16%) PaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.16%) Force.com
7 2 (0.16%) Route 53
7 2 (0.16%) IaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.078%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.078%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.078%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.59%) Internet
2 29 (2.27%) LAN
2 29 (2.27%) WAN
3 27 (2.12%) VLAN
3 27 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 27 (2.12%) Firewall
4 22 (1.72%) VoIP
5 19 (1.49%) VPN
5 19 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (0.94%) MPLS
6 12 (0.94%) DNS
7 11 (0.86%) FTP
7 11 (0.86%) HTTP
8 9 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (0.71%) FWSM
8 9 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (0.71%) HTTPS
8 9 (0.71%) Ethernet
8 9 (0.71%) SMTP
8 9 (0.71%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 46 (3.61%) MySQL
4 38 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (2.35%) NoSQL
7 28 (2.19%) RDBMS
7 28 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 26 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (1.65%) DB2
11 20 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (1.41%) Couchbase
13 14 (1.10%) Big Data
14 13 (1.02%) SAP HANA
15 12 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (0.94%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.94%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (6.43%) Maven
2 59 (4.62%) Eclipse
3 53 (4.15%) Git (software)
4 35 (2.74%) Ant
5 27 (2.12%) JUnit
5 27 (2.12%) Jenkins
6 22 (1.72%) Selenium
7 17 (1.33%) WebDriver
8 16 (1.25%) Mockito
8 16 (1.25%) Mercurial
9 15 (1.18%) Subversion
10 13 (1.02%) Cucumber
10 13 (1.02%) JIRA
11 11 (0.86%) Calabash
12 10 (0.78%) Appium
13 9 (0.71%) SpecFlow
13 9 (0.71%) TeamCity
14 8 (0.63%) JMeter
14 8 (0.63%) Hudson
15 7 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 479 (37.54%) Finance
2 476 (37.30%) Banking
3 111 (8.70%) Marketing
4 87 (6.82%) Retail Banking
5 51 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 46 (3.61%) Telecoms
7 45 (3.53%) Advertising
8 42 (3.29%) Manufacturing
9 41 (3.21%) Back Office
10 22 (1.72%) Front Office
10 22 (1.72%) Games
11 19 (1.49%) Legal
12 17 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
13 14 (1.10%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.71%) Law
15 7 (0.55%) Publishing
16 5 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.31%) Dutch Language
17 4 (0.31%) International Banking
18 3 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (16.85%) Analyst
2 192 (15.05%) Developer
3 184 (14.42%) Architect
4 168 (13.17%) Consultant
5 134 (10.50%) Business Analyst
6 86 (6.74%) Project Manager
7 61 (4.78%) Senior Manager
8 57 (4.47%) Java Developer
9 56 (4.39%) Lead Architect
10 52 (4.08%) Integration Architect
11 51 (4.00%) Senior Developer
12 47 (3.68%) SOA Architect
12 47 (3.68%) SOA Consultant
13 44 (3.45%) Principal Consultant
14 42 (3.29%) Principal Architect
15 37 (2.90%) Senior Java Developer
16 36 (2.82%) Senior Consultant
16 36 (2.82%) Senior Architect
17 33 (2.59%) Administrator
18 32 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (6.58%) .NET
2 76 (5.96%) HTML
3 73 (5.72%) Web Services
3 73 (5.72%) Middleware
4 61 (4.78%) Spring
5 57 (4.47%) Hibernate
6 56 (4.39%) Oracle Fusion
7 55 (4.31%) jQuery
8 52 (4.08%) CSS
9 45 (3.53%) J2EE
10 41 (3.21%) HTML5
11 35 (2.74%) Spring MVC
11 35 (2.74%) Struts
12 34 (2.66%) JPA
13 32 (2.51%) ASP.NET
14 28 (2.19%) AngularJS
15 23 (1.80%) RESTful
16 19 (1.49%) Backbone.js
17 18 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
17 18 (1.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 110 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (4.86%) Mobile App
3 61 (4.78%) Data Integration
4 44 (3.45%) User Experience
5 43 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 38 (2.98%) Online Banking
7 28 (2.19%) Computer Science
8 27 (2.12%) Reference Data
9 21 (1.65%) Mathematics
9 21 (1.65%) Credit Risk
9 21 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (1.57%) PMI
10 20 (1.57%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.57%) EPoS
11 17 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
11 17 (1.33%) Hedge funds
12 16 (1.25%) Mainframe
12 16 (1.25%) Social Media
12 16 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
13 14 (1.10%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 84 (6.58%) Linux
2 76 (5.96%) Windows
3 71 (5.56%) UNIX
4 34 (2.66%) Android
5 26 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.72%) zOS
7 22 (1.72%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.86%) CentOS
8 11 (0.86%) Solaris
9 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.31%) AIX
10 4 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.078%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.078%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.078%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.078%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (18.97%) E-Commerce
2 221 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (12.54%) Project Management
4 149 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (6.50%) SOA
6 81 (6.35%) TOGAF
7 79 (6.19%) PRINCE2
8 75 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 74 (5.80%) Analytics
10 65 (5.09%) Zachman Framework
11 64 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
12 56 (4.39%) Scrum
12 56 (4.39%) CRM
13 54 (4.23%) ITIL
14 52 (4.08%) Mentoring
15 51 (4.00%) OO
15 51 (4.00%) Service Delivery
15 51 (4.00%) TDD
15 51 (4.00%) Web Development
16 48 (3.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 248 (19.44%) Java
2 152 (11.91%) SQL
3 73 (5.72%) JavaScript
4 54 (4.23%) C#
5 25 (1.96%) PHP
6 23 (1.80%) Ruby
6 23 (1.80%) Bash Shell
6 23 (1.80%) Python
7 20 (1.57%) T-SQL
7 20 (1.57%) Scala
8 16 (1.25%) R
9 14 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 12 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 12 (0.94%) C
11 10 (0.78%) Apex Code
12 9 (0.71%) C++
12 9 (0.71%) Perl
12 9 (0.71%) VBA
12 9 (0.71%) MATLAB
13 8 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 143 (11.21%) Degree
2 41 (3.21%) PMI Certification
3 30 (2.35%) PMP
4 22 (1.72%) ISEB
5 21 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.10%) MCP
7 12 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.86%) MCITP
9 10 (0.78%) CCSA
9 10 (0.78%) CCSE
9 10 (0.78%) CISSP
9 10 (0.78%) CCNA
10 6 (0.47%) MCSE
10 6 (0.47%) MCSA
10 6 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.39%) Security Cleared
11 5 (0.39%) GCIA
11 5 (0.39%) GCIH
11 5 (0.39%) MBA
11 5 (0.39%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.61%) QA
2 13 (1.02%) Solvency II
3 12 (0.94%) SLA
4 9 (0.71%) COBIT
5 6 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.31%) P3O
7 2 (0.16%) Basel II
7 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.16%) MiFID
7 2 (0.16%) Basel III
7 2 (0.16%) EMIR
7 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.078%) FINREP
System Software
1 26 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.02%) vSphere
4 12 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.47%) Squid
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle Clusterware
6 5 (0.39%) HDFS
6 5 (0.39%) PowerHA
6 5 (0.39%) RACF
7 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.078%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.078%) Varnish
8 1 (0.078%) Postfix
8 1 (0.078%) XenApp
8 1 (0.078%) XenServer
8 1 (0.078%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.078%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.02%) Puppet
3 12 (0.94%) Data Guard
4 10 (0.78%) Tivoli
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle Flashback
6 5 (0.39%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 5 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.24%) SCCM
8 2 (0.16%) Nagios
8 2 (0.16%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.078%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.078%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.078%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.078%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.078%) Ansible
9 1 (0.078%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 174 (13.64%) Oracle
2 110 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 77 (6.03%) ATG
3 77 (6.03%) Demandware
4 73 (5.72%) hybris
5 46 (3.61%) SAP
6 37 (2.90%) Intershop
7 35 (2.74%) IBM
8 34 (2.66%) Endeca
9 32 (2.51%) VMware
10 30 (2.35%) Cisco
11 26 (2.04%) Google
12 24 (1.88%) Apple
12 24 (1.88%) HP
13 21 (1.65%) CheckPoint
14 19 (1.49%) Red Hat
15 15 (1.18%) Avaya
16 14 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
17 11 (0.86%) Adobe
18 10 (0.78%) Business Objects
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49070 - £70100 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £44047 - £54411 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benifit, Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £44047 - £54411 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + shares experience dependent
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49070 - £70100 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 45K to 55K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 50K to 60K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 55K to 65K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 20% OTE & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago