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 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 58 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Retail 547 481 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.02% 4.06% 3.34%
As % of the General category 8.95% 6.98% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 457 403 359
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6114 6887 6879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.07% 58.12% 58.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5318 5960 6285
Average salary £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 December 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in the City of London

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 367 (33.49%) Finance
2 319 (29.11%) E-Commerce
3 274 (25.00%) Banking
4 226 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
5 218 (19.89%) Java
6 167 (15.24%) Project Management
7 162 (14.78%) Oracle
8 159 (14.51%) Degree
9 155 (14.14%) SQL
10 143 (13.05%) Marketing
11 127 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
12 112 (10.22%) Analytics
12 112 (10.22%) HTML
13 103 (9.40%) Microsoft
14 95 (8.67%) C#
15 91 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
16 89 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
17 88 (8.03%) Retail Banking
18 87 (7.94%) Advertising
18 87 (7.94%) Web Services
19 83 (7.57%) .NET
20 82 (7.48%) User Experience
21 81 (7.39%) SQL Server
22 76 (6.93%) QA
22 76 (6.93%) JavaScript
23 75 (6.84%) ERP
24 69 (6.30%) iOS Development
25 68 (6.20%) MS Excel
26 66 (6.02%) Business Analysis
27 65 (5.93%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (4.56%) Apache
2 42 (3.83%) Tomcat
3 37 (3.38%) WebLogic
4 33 (3.01%) SAS
5 27 (2.46%) WebSphere
6 23 (2.10%) Apache Solr
7 14 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
8 13 (1.19%) IIS
9 12 (1.09%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.09%) Apache Pig
10 11 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
11 8 (0.73%) Node.js
12 7 (0.64%) CMS
12 7 (0.64%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.27%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 68 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.74%) MS Office
3 19 (1.73%) SPSS
4 15 (1.37%) CPLEX
5 12 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (1.00%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.91%) MS Project
8 8 (0.73%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.55%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.091%) EViews
13 1 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 33 (3.01%) Oracle ERP
2 22 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (1.55%) Google Analytics
5 16 (1.46%) HFM
6 15 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (1.28%) Oracle Retail
8 11 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
8 11 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
8 11 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
8 11 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.64%) Magento
10 6 (0.55%) Radian6
10 6 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (0.46%) Infor M3
11 5 (0.46%) ION MarketView
12 4 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
13 3 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.73%) SaaS
2 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.18%) Force.com
4 2 (0.18%) Office 365
5 1 (0.091%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.091%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.091%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.10%) Internet
1 23 (2.10%) Firewall
2 12 (1.09%) DNS
3 11 (1.00%) SAN
4 10 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (0.64%) NAS
6 7 (0.64%) VPN
6 7 (0.64%) FTP
7 6 (0.55%) Intranet
8 5 (0.46%) LAN
8 5 (0.46%) SMS
8 5 (0.46%) VoIP
8 5 (0.46%) WAN
8 5 (0.46%) DHCP
9 4 (0.36%) HTTP
9 4 (0.36%) MPLS
10 3 (0.27%) Wireless
10 3 (0.27%) VLAN
10 3 (0.27%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 43 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (3.47%) MySQL
6 27 (2.46%) Big Data
7 25 (2.28%) Data Mining
8 18 (1.64%) Hadoop
8 18 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (1.46%) Essbase
10 14 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (1.09%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 11 (1.00%) SAP HANA
12 11 (1.00%) Oracle Discoverer
12 11 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (0.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (3.28%) Subversion
2 33 (3.01%) Maven
3 28 (2.55%) Eclipse
4 24 (2.19%) Ant
5 20 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 17 (1.55%) Selenium
6 17 (1.55%) Cucumber
7 13 (1.19%) JIRA
8 11 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (1.00%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.00%) WebDriver
9 10 (0.91%) SpecFlow
10 9 (0.82%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.64%) Hudson
11 7 (0.64%) Calabash
12 6 (0.55%) Appium
13 5 (0.46%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.46%) Grunt
13 5 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 367 (33.49%) Finance
2 274 (25.00%) Banking
3 143 (13.05%) Marketing
4 88 (8.03%) Retail Banking
5 87 (7.94%) Advertising
6 49 (4.47%) Manufacturing
7 41 (3.74%) Investment Banking
8 38 (3.47%) Telecoms
9 27 (2.46%) Automotive
10 25 (2.28%) Games
11 24 (2.19%) Back Office
12 19 (1.73%) Legal
13 15 (1.37%) Front Office
14 11 (1.00%) Publishing
15 10 (0.91%) Law
16 9 (0.82%) Electronics
17 7 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
18 6 (0.55%) French Language
18 6 (0.55%) German Language
19 5 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 247 (22.54%) Developer
2 162 (14.78%) Analyst
3 114 (10.40%) Consultant
4 106 (9.67%) Architect
5 86 (7.85%) Project Manager
6 84 (7.66%) Business Analyst
7 68 (6.20%) Senior Developer
8 64 (5.84%) iOS Developer
9 63 (5.75%) Java Developer
10 54 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
11 41 (3.74%) Senior Manager
12 33 (3.01%) Senior Consultant
13 27 (2.46%) Support Analyst
14 26 (2.37%) Senior Java Developer
15 25 (2.28%) Technical Architect
15 25 (2.28%) Programme Manager
16 24 (2.19%) Programmer
17 23 (2.10%) Principal Consultant
17 23 (2.10%) Senior iOS Developer
18 22 (2.01%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (10.22%) HTML
2 87 (7.94%) Web Services
3 83 (7.57%) .NET
4 65 (5.93%) CSS
5 59 (5.38%) Middleware
6 56 (5.11%) Spring
7 53 (4.84%) J2EE
8 47 (4.29%) jQuery
9 46 (4.20%) Hibernate
10 44 (4.01%) ASP.NET
11 42 (3.83%) HTML5
12 39 (3.56%) Oracle Fusion
13 33 (3.01%) Silverlight
14 28 (2.55%) Spring MVC
15 27 (2.46%) XML
16 26 (2.37%) REST
17 25 (2.28%) WCF
17 25 (2.28%) iOS SDK
18 24 (2.19%) Struts
19 23 (2.10%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 127 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (7.48%) User Experience
3 40 (3.65%) Mathematics
4 35 (3.19%) iPhone
5 34 (3.10%) Computer Science
6 33 (3.01%) Mobile App
7 29 (2.65%) Statistics
8 28 (2.55%) iPad
8 28 (2.55%) Data Integration
9 27 (2.46%) EPoS
10 26 (2.37%) Management Information System
10 26 (2.37%) Economics
11 20 (1.82%) Credit Risk
11 20 (1.82%) Digital Media
11 20 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.55%) Algorithms
13 16 (1.46%) Social Media
13 16 (1.46%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.46%) Online Banking
14 15 (1.37%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 58 (5.29%) Windows
2 47 (4.29%) Linux
3 43 (3.92%) Android
4 40 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 39 (3.56%) UNIX
6 9 (0.82%) Solaris
7 7 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.46%) CentOS
8 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.36%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.27%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.091%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.091%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.091%) OS/400
12 1 (0.091%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (29.11%) E-Commerce
2 226 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (15.24%) Project Management
4 112 (10.22%) Analytics
5 91 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
6 89 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 75 (6.84%) ERP
8 69 (6.30%) iOS Development
9 66 (6.02%) Business Analysis
10 65 (5.93%) PRINCE2
11 56 (5.11%) CRM
12 54 (4.93%) ITIL
13 53 (4.84%) Scrum
14 49 (4.47%) SOA
14 49 (4.47%) Web Development
15 44 (4.01%) Release Management
15 44 (4.01%) MVC
16 40 (3.65%) Change Management
17 39 (3.56%) TDD
18 38 (3.47%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 218 (19.89%) Java
2 155 (14.14%) SQL
3 95 (8.67%) C#
4 76 (6.93%) JavaScript
5 40 (3.65%) T-SQL
6 33 (3.01%) Python
6 33 (3.01%) R
7 25 (2.28%) Objective-C
8 23 (2.10%) PHP
9 22 (2.01%) C++
9 22 (2.01%) Ruby
10 18 (1.64%) MATLAB
11 17 (1.55%) C
12 16 (1.46%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.09%) Clojure
14 11 (1.00%) Perl
14 11 (1.00%) VBA
15 7 (0.64%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.64%) COBOL
16 5 (0.46%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 159 (14.51%) Degree
2 24 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 19 (1.73%) ISEB
5 15 (1.37%) PhD
6 10 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (0.82%) PMP
8 8 (0.73%) CISM
8 8 (0.73%) CISSP
9 7 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.64%) ISSAP
9 7 (0.64%) ISSMP
10 6 (0.55%) MCITP
10 6 (0.55%) MCSA
10 6 (0.55%) MBA
10 6 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.46%) CCNA
11 5 (0.46%) MCSE
12 4 (0.36%) MCP
12 4 (0.36%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.93%) QA
2 11 (1.00%) SLA
3 5 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.36%) COBIT
5 3 (0.27%) Basel III
5 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.18%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.18%) Basel II
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.091%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.091%) COREP
System Software
1 18 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.55%) vSphere
4 5 (0.46%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.091%) XenApp
6 1 (0.091%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.091%) Varnish
6 1 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.091%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (0.55%) Tivoli
1 6 (0.55%) SCOM
2 3 (0.27%) Puppet
2 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.091%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.091%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.091%) Ansible
4 1 (0.091%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 162 (14.78%) Oracle
2 103 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 58 (5.29%) ATG
4 52 (4.74%) hybris
5 49 (4.47%) SAP
6 46 (4.20%) Demandware
7 31 (2.83%) Google
8 26 (2.37%) Intershop
8 26 (2.37%) VMware
9 24 (2.19%) Endeca
10 22 (2.01%) Adobe
11 21 (1.92%) Business Objects
12 20 (1.82%) Cisco
13 19 (1.73%) IBM
13 19 (1.73%) Hyperion
14 13 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.91%) TIBCO
15 10 (0.91%) Red Hat
16 9 (0.82%) Cognos
16 9 (0.82%) Coremetrics
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20k OTE & share options
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gemini Search
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City Of Westminster, London
House of Fraser
Salary: £80,000 - £89,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Bonus &Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago