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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 29 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 669 599 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.43% 5.36% 4.32%
As % of the General category 11.16% 9.12% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 461 470 441
Average salary £56,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
5995 6569 6523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.64% 58.73% 58.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4964 5454 5778
Average salary £57,500 £59,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.54% +5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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.

1 430 (35.57%) Finance
2 415 (34.33%) Banking
3 257 (21.26%) E-Commerce
4 236 (19.52%) Java
5 221 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
6 169 (13.98%) Project Management
7 159 (13.15%) Oracle
8 142 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 140 (11.58%) SQL
10 137 (11.33%) Degree
11 111 (9.18%) Microsoft
12 106 (8.77%) Marketing
13 104 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
14 84 (6.95%) Retail Banking
14 84 (6.95%) Demandware
14 84 (6.95%) HTML
15 80 (6.62%) SQL Server
15 80 (6.62%) .NET
15 80 (6.62%) ATG
16 79 (6.53%) hybris
17 77 (6.37%) Linux
18 76 (6.29%) Analytics
19 75 (6.20%) Windows
19 75 (6.20%) JavaScript
20 74 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
21 73 (6.04%) Web Services
22 71 (5.87%) Maven
23 70 (5.79%) PRINCE2
24 68 (5.62%) Middleware
25 67 (5.54%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 58 (4.80%) Apache
2 47 (3.89%) WebLogic
3 46 (3.80%) Tomcat
4 44 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 39 (3.23%) Apache Solr
6 23 (1.90%) SAS
7 15 (1.24%) JBoss
8 14 (1.16%) SharePoint
9 13 (1.08%) Node.js
10 10 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (0.66%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.66%) CMS
11 8 (0.66%) Mule
12 7 (0.58%) CICS
13 6 (0.50%) GlassFish
13 6 (0.50%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.41%) WordPress
14 5 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 59 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 53 (4.38%) MS Office
3 17 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.24%) MS Project
5 14 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.66%) SPSS
6 8 (0.66%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.25%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.17%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.083%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 23 (1.90%) Oracle Retail
2 14 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
3 13 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (1.08%) SAP CO
3 13 (1.08%) SAP FI
3 13 (1.08%) Google Analytics
4 12 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.83%) Magento
6 7 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.50%) ION MarketView
7 6 (0.50%) Radian6
8 5 (0.41%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.41%) SAP SD
8 5 (0.41%) HFM
9 4 (0.33%) Agresso
9 4 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.74%) SaaS
2 17 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.66%) Office 365
4 5 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.17%) Force.com
7 2 (0.17%) Route 53
7 2 (0.17%) IaaS
7 2 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.17%) PaaS
8 1 (0.083%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.083%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.48%) Internet
2 29 (2.40%) LAN
2 29 (2.40%) WAN
3 28 (2.32%) VLAN
4 24 (1.99%) VoIP
4 24 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 23 (1.90%) Firewall
6 21 (1.74%) VPN
7 18 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (1.41%) DNS
9 13 (1.08%) FTP
10 12 (0.99%) MPLS
11 11 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (0.83%) HTTP
12 10 (0.83%) Ethernet
13 9 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (0.66%) SMTP
14 8 (0.66%) ATM
14 8 (0.66%) SAN
14 8 (0.66%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.63%) Relational Database
3 40 (3.31%) MySQL
4 35 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (1.65%) NoSQL
10 15 (1.24%) DB2
10 15 (1.24%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.16%) Big Data
12 13 (1.08%) Oracle Database
13 12 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (0.91%) SAP HANA
15 10 (0.83%) Couchbase
15 10 (0.83%) Hadoop
16 9 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 8 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 71 (5.87%) Maven
2 55 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 40 (3.31%) Ant
4 37 (3.06%) Git (software)
5 25 (2.07%) Selenium
6 23 (1.90%) Subversion
7 19 (1.57%) Jenkins
8 18 (1.49%) WebDriver
9 17 (1.41%) JUnit
10 16 (1.32%) Cucumber
11 15 (1.24%) JIRA
12 11 (0.91%) Calabash
13 9 (0.74%) Appium
13 9 (0.74%) Hudson
13 9 (0.74%) Mockito
13 9 (0.74%) SpecFlow
14 8 (0.66%) TeamCity
14 8 (0.66%) Mercurial
15 7 (0.58%) JMeter
16 6 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 430 (35.57%) Finance
2 415 (34.33%) Banking
3 106 (8.77%) Marketing
4 84 (6.95%) Retail Banking
5 63 (5.21%) Advertising
6 57 (4.71%) Manufacturing
7 48 (3.97%) Investment Banking
8 37 (3.06%) Telecoms
9 30 (2.48%) Back Office
10 18 (1.49%) Games
11 17 (1.41%) Front Office
12 16 (1.32%) Legal
13 12 (0.99%) Automotive
14 11 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.66%) Law
15 8 (0.66%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.50%) Publishing
16 6 (0.50%) French Language
16 6 (0.50%) German Language
17 5 (0.41%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 222 (18.36%) Developer
2 199 (16.46%) Analyst
3 160 (13.23%) Architect
4 145 (11.99%) Consultant
5 110 (9.10%) Business Analyst
6 81 (6.70%) Project Manager
7 66 (5.46%) Java Developer
8 59 (4.88%) Senior Manager
8 59 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 44 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
10 43 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
11 40 (3.31%) Technical Architect
11 40 (3.31%) Principal Consultant
12 37 (3.06%) Principal Architect
13 35 (2.89%) Senior Consultant
14 34 (2.81%) Senior Architect
15 31 (2.56%) Lead Architect
16 30 (2.48%) Programmer
17 28 (2.32%) Administrator
18 26 (2.15%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (6.95%) HTML
2 80 (6.62%) .NET
3 73 (6.04%) Web Services
4 68 (5.62%) Middleware
5 64 (5.29%) Spring
6 61 (5.05%) Hibernate
6 61 (5.05%) jQuery
7 54 (4.47%) CSS
8 52 (4.30%) J2EE
9 50 (4.14%) Oracle Fusion
10 42 (3.47%) HTML5
11 40 (3.31%) Spring MVC
11 40 (3.31%) Struts
12 39 (3.23%) JPA
13 37 (3.06%) ASP.NET
14 23 (1.90%) AngularJS
15 19 (1.57%) Backbone.js
15 19 (1.57%) Silverlight
16 17 (1.41%) REST
17 15 (1.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 104 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (4.71%) User Experience
3 49 (4.05%) Data Integration
4 46 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 31 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.40%) Online Banking
7 27 (2.23%) Computer Science
8 25 (2.07%) Mathematics
9 21 (1.74%) Credit Risk
10 20 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
10 20 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (1.65%) EPoS
10 20 (1.65%) Client/Server
11 17 (1.41%) Reference Data
12 16 (1.32%) Life Science
12 16 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
13 15 (1.24%) iPhone
13 15 (1.24%) PMI
13 15 (1.24%) Economics
14 14 (1.16%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 77 (6.37%) Linux
2 75 (6.20%) Windows
3 61 (5.05%) UNIX
4 44 (3.64%) Android
5 38 (3.14%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (1.65%) Windows 7
8 16 (1.32%) zOS
9 14 (1.16%) Solaris
10 11 (0.91%) CentOS
11 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.33%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.33%) AIX
12 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.33%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.25%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.083%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.083%) OS/400
14 1 (0.083%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (21.26%) E-Commerce
2 221 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (13.98%) Project Management
4 142 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 76 (6.29%) Analytics
6 74 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 70 (5.79%) PRINCE2
8 67 (5.54%) SOA
8 67 (5.54%) TOGAF
9 62 (5.13%) Business Analysis
10 58 (4.80%) Web Development
11 57 (4.71%) CRM
12 56 (4.63%) Mentoring
13 55 (4.55%) ERP
14 54 (4.47%) ITIL
15 53 (4.38%) Zachman Framework
16 50 (4.14%) MVC
17 46 (3.80%) Scrum
17 46 (3.80%) OO
18 42 (3.47%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 236 (19.52%) Java
2 140 (11.58%) SQL
3 75 (6.20%) JavaScript
4 66 (5.46%) C#
5 27 (2.23%) PHP
6 24 (1.99%) T-SQL
6 24 (1.99%) Python
7 18 (1.49%) Ruby
8 14 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 13 (1.08%) R
9 13 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 13 (1.08%) C
9 13 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 13 (1.08%) Perl
10 11 (0.91%) Scala
11 10 (0.83%) C++
12 9 (0.74%) Apex Code
13 8 (0.66%) VBA
13 8 (0.66%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.58%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 137 (11.33%) Degree
2 27 (2.23%) PMI Certification
3 21 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.49%) PMP
5 16 (1.32%) ISEB
6 14 (1.16%) CISSP
7 13 (1.08%) MCP
8 11 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.91%) MCITP
9 10 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.66%) CCNA
10 8 (0.66%) MCSE
11 7 (0.58%) MCSA
11 7 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.58%) MBA
12 6 (0.50%) CISA
13 5 (0.41%) GCIA
13 5 (0.41%) GCIH
14 4 (0.33%) CISM
15 3 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.13%) QA
2 10 (0.83%) COBIT
3 7 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.50%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.41%) SLA
6 4 (0.33%) P3O
7 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.25%) Basel II
8 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.17%) Basel III
9 1 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.083%) CRD IV
System Software
1 29 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.08%) vSphere
4 8 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.50%) Squid
6 5 (0.41%) PowerHA
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.33%) HDFS
8 2 (0.17%) XenApp
8 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.083%) Varnish
9 1 (0.083%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.083%) RACF
9 1 (0.083%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (0.74%) Puppet
2 8 (0.66%) Tivoli
2 8 (0.66%) Data Guard
3 7 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (0.41%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (0.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.17%) SCCM
6 2 (0.17%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.083%) Ansible
7 1 (0.083%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.083%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.083%) Nagios
7 1 (0.083%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 159 (13.15%) Oracle
2 111 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 84 (6.95%) Demandware
4 80 (6.62%) ATG
5 79 (6.53%) hybris
6 40 (3.31%) Intershop
7 39 (3.23%) Endeca
7 39 (3.23%) SAP
8 38 (3.14%) VMware
9 28 (2.32%) Cisco
10 23 (1.90%) IBM
10 23 (1.90%) Red Hat
10 23 (1.90%) Apple
11 22 (1.82%) HP
12 21 (1.74%) Google
13 17 (1.41%) Avaya
14 15 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (1.16%) CheckPoint
16 12 (0.99%) F5
17 11 (0.91%) Veritas
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £68000.00 - £118000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Talented Group
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £41,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £29,000 to £36,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago