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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 26 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 695 642 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.70% 5.07% 4.77%
As % of the General category 11.40% 8.58% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 446 499 461
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
6095 7479 7306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.80% 59.11% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5109 6211 6332
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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.

1 576 (41.23%) Banking
2 531 (38.01%) Finance
3 268 (19.18%) Java
4 239 (17.11%) E-Commerce
5 221 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
6 199 (14.24%) Oracle
7 180 (12.88%) SQL
8 168 (12.03%) Project Management
9 144 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 137 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
11 133 (9.52%) Degree
12 121 (8.66%) Marketing
13 116 (8.30%) Microsoft
13 116 (8.30%) SDLC
14 106 (7.59%) SQL Server
15 99 (7.09%) .NET
16 93 (6.66%) Linux
17 92 (6.59%) UNIX
18 91 (6.51%) Retail Banking
19 86 (6.16%) Web Services
20 85 (6.08%) Windows
20 85 (6.08%) SOA
20 85 (6.08%) TOGAF
21 83 (5.94%) HTML
22 82 (5.87%) Analytics
23 78 (5.58%) Maven
24 76 (5.44%) JavaScript
25 75 (5.37%) C#
25 75 (5.37%) PRINCE2
26 74 (5.30%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (4.15%) WebSphere
2 40 (2.86%) Apache
3 30 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 29 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 28 (2.00%) SAS
6 26 (1.86%) SharePoint
7 24 (1.72%) JBoss
7 24 (1.72%) Apache Solr
8 18 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (0.93%) Node.js
9 13 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.79%) CMS
11 10 (0.72%) CICS
11 10 (0.72%) Mule
12 8 (0.57%) Mule ESB
13 7 (0.50%) WordPress
14 6 (0.43%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.43%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.36%) Captiva
Applications
1 62 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 52 (3.72%) MS Office
3 15 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.93%) SPSS
5 12 (0.86%) MS Project
6 10 (0.72%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.64%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.36%) InDesign
10 4 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.21%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.072%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (2.65%) Oracle Retail
2 22 (1.57%) SAP FI
2 22 (1.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 22 (1.57%) SAP CO
3 14 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.93%) Magento
5 8 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (0.50%) Agresso
7 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.36%) SAP SD
8 5 (0.36%) WebTrends
8 5 (0.36%) AWD
9 4 (0.29%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.21%) Algo Collateral
10 3 (0.21%) SAP Retail
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
1 38 (2.72%) SaaS
2 20 (1.43%) Google Analytics
3 14 (1.00%) Office 365
4 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.21%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.14%) IaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.14%) Silverpop
6 2 (0.14%) Route 53
6 2 (0.14%) GitHub
6 2 (0.14%) PaaS
7 1 (0.072%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.072%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.29%) Internet
2 36 (2.58%) Firewall
3 35 (2.51%) TCP/IP
4 32 (2.29%) LAN
4 32 (2.29%) WAN
5 26 (1.86%) VLAN
6 22 (1.57%) VoIP
7 20 (1.43%) VPN
8 19 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (1.00%) FTP
9 14 (1.00%) DNS
10 13 (0.93%) HTTP
10 13 (0.93%) Network Security
11 12 (0.86%) MPLS
12 11 (0.79%) OSPF
12 11 (0.79%) BGP
13 10 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (0.72%) IPsec
14 9 (0.64%) Ethernet
14 9 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 51 (3.65%) Relational Database
3 43 (3.08%) MySQL
4 36 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (2.36%) NoSQL
7 31 (2.22%) RDBMS
8 28 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (1.93%) DB2
10 25 (1.79%) Big Data
11 24 (1.72%) Couchbase
12 22 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (1.22%) SAP HANA
15 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database
16 13 (0.93%) QlikView
17 12 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
17 12 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
17 12 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 78 (5.58%) Maven
2 54 (3.87%) Git (software)
3 52 (3.72%) Eclipse
4 34 (2.43%) JUnit
5 32 (2.29%) Jenkins
6 24 (1.72%) Ant
7 23 (1.65%) Mercurial
7 23 (1.65%) Mockito
8 15 (1.07%) Selenium
9 13 (0.93%) Subversion
9 13 (0.93%) WebDriver
10 12 (0.86%) JIRA
11 10 (0.72%) Visual Studio
12 8 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.57%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.43%) JMeter
13 6 (0.43%) Xcode
13 6 (0.43%) Calabash
13 6 (0.43%) Appium
14 5 (0.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 576 (41.23%) Banking
2 531 (38.01%) Finance
3 121 (8.66%) Marketing
4 91 (6.51%) Retail Banking
5 62 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 56 (4.01%) Investment Banking
7 51 (3.65%) Back Office
8 45 (3.22%) Front Office
9 34 (2.43%) Advertising
10 31 (2.22%) Legal
10 31 (2.22%) Manufacturing
11 27 (1.93%) Games
12 21 (1.50%) Financial Institution
13 16 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
14 13 (0.93%) Law
15 12 (0.86%) International Banking
16 9 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.50%) German Language
18 5 (0.36%) Publishing
19 4 (0.29%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 225 (16.11%) Analyst
2 212 (15.18%) Developer
3 189 (13.53%) Architect
4 179 (12.81%) Consultant
5 136 (9.74%) Business Analyst
6 87 (6.23%) Project Manager
7 61 (4.37%) Senior Manager
8 60 (4.29%) Lead Architect
9 58 (4.15%) Java Developer
10 57 (4.08%) Senior Developer
11 52 (3.72%) Integration Architect
12 47 (3.36%) SOA Architect
12 47 (3.36%) SOA Consultant
13 42 (3.01%) Technical Specialist
14 40 (2.86%) Principal Consultant
15 38 (2.72%) Principal Architect
16 37 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
17 36 (2.58%) Senior Consultant
18 33 (2.36%) Administrator
18 33 (2.36%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (7.09%) .NET
2 86 (6.16%) Web Services
3 83 (5.94%) HTML
4 74 (5.30%) Middleware
5 57 (4.08%) Spring
6 53 (3.79%) Hibernate
7 52 (3.72%) Oracle Fusion
8 50 (3.58%) CSS
9 42 (3.01%) jQuery
10 36 (2.58%) HTML5
10 36 (2.58%) J2EE
11 33 (2.36%) ASP.NET
11 33 (2.36%) RESTful
12 26 (1.86%) JPA
13 25 (1.79%) Spring MVC
14 24 (1.72%) Struts
14 24 (1.72%) XML
14 24 (1.72%) AngularJS
15 23 (1.65%) WebSphere MQ
16 22 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 137 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.58%) Mobile App
3 58 (4.15%) Data Integration
4 47 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 45 (3.22%) User Experience
6 41 (2.93%) Online Banking
7 39 (2.79%) Data Centre
8 35 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 27 (1.93%) Reference Data
10 26 (1.86%) Computer Science
11 25 (1.79%) FMCG
12 23 (1.65%) EPoS
13 22 (1.57%) Client/Server
14 21 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
14 21 (1.50%) Social Media
15 18 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
16 17 (1.22%) SWIFT
16 17 (1.22%) Derivative
17 16 (1.15%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 93 (6.66%) Linux
2 92 (6.59%) UNIX
3 85 (6.08%) Windows
4 32 (2.29%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.22%) Android
6 23 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (1.65%) zOS
7 22 (1.57%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.07%) Solaris
9 9 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.50%) CentOS
11 5 (0.36%) AIX
12 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.072%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.072%) Debian
14 1 (0.072%) MVS
14 1 (0.072%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (17.11%) E-Commerce
2 221 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (12.03%) Project Management
4 144 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 116 (8.30%) SDLC
6 85 (6.08%) TOGAF
6 85 (6.08%) SOA
7 82 (5.87%) Analytics
8 75 (5.37%) PRINCE2
9 74 (5.30%) Business Analysis
10 69 (4.94%) Zachman Framework
11 66 (4.72%) Migration
12 64 (4.58%) CRM
13 63 (4.51%) TDD
14 61 (4.37%) ITIL
15 60 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
16 58 (4.15%) Scrum
17 56 (4.01%) Mentoring
18 54 (3.87%) Waterfall
19 52 (3.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 268 (19.18%) Java
2 180 (12.88%) SQL
3 76 (5.44%) JavaScript
4 75 (5.37%) C#
5 30 (2.15%) Scala
6 29 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 26 (1.86%) PHP
8 23 (1.65%) C
9 21 (1.50%) Ruby
10 20 (1.43%) Python
10 20 (1.43%) T-SQL
11 17 (1.22%) VBA
12 16 (1.15%) C++
12 16 (1.15%) R
13 14 (1.00%) Perl
14 12 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 12 (0.86%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.64%) MATLAB
15 9 (0.64%) VB
16 7 (0.50%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 133 (9.52%) Degree
2 46 (3.29%) PMI Certification
3 35 (2.51%) PMP
4 24 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (1.57%) ISEB
6 15 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (0.93%) MCP
8 12 (0.86%) CCNA
9 11 (0.79%) CISSP
9 11 (0.79%) MCSE
9 11 (0.79%) CCSA
10 10 (0.72%) CCSE
10 10 (0.72%) CISA
11 9 (0.64%) MCITP
12 6 (0.43%) Security Cleared
13 5 (0.36%) GCIA
13 5 (0.36%) GCIH
13 5 (0.36%) MBA
13 5 (0.36%) MCSA
14 4 (0.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.44%) QA
2 25 (1.79%) SLA
3 24 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (1.29%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.64%) COBIT
6 4 (0.29%) Basel III
6 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.29%) EMIR
6 4 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.21%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.21%) P3O
7 3 (0.21%) MiFID
8 2 (0.14%) TickIT
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.072%) FINREP
9 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.072%) Basel II
System Software
1 19 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.50%) vSphere
5 6 (0.43%) Squid
6 5 (0.36%) PowerHA
6 5 (0.36%) HDFS
6 5 (0.36%) Oracle Clusterware
6 5 (0.36%) RACF
7 4 (0.29%) Samba
7 4 (0.29%) NFS
7 4 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.072%) Postfix
9 1 (0.072%) XenApp
9 1 (0.072%) XenServer
9 1 (0.072%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.072%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.072%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (1.57%) Puppet
1 22 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.00%) Tivoli
3 12 (0.86%) Data Guard
4 8 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.50%) Nagios
6 5 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (0.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 5 (0.36%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.36%) Oracle Flashback
6 5 (0.36%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (0.21%) SCCM
8 2 (0.14%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.072%) logstash
9 1 (0.072%) Kibana
9 1 (0.072%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.072%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.072%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.072%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.072%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 199 (14.24%) Oracle
2 116 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 62 (4.44%) SAP
4 61 (4.37%) hybris
5 59 (4.22%) Demandware
6 52 (3.72%) ATG
7 49 (3.51%) IBM
8 38 (2.72%) Cisco
9 26 (1.86%) CheckPoint
9 26 (1.86%) Intershop
9 26 (1.86%) Google
10 24 (1.72%) Endeca
10 24 (1.72%) HP
11 23 (1.65%) Apple
12 22 (1.57%) Red Hat
13 21 (1.50%) VMware
14 15 (1.07%) F5
14 15 (1.07%) Avaya
15 13 (0.93%) Adobe
16 12 (0.86%) Sybase
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sterling Manhattan
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £150000 - £170000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 3 days ago