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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 26 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 712 696 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.82% 5.52% 4.79%
As % of the General category 11.80% 9.33% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 467 529 499
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
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
6034 7457 6964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.77% 59.10% 58.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4954 6170 6041
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £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 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 5 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 5 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.

1 467 (37.21%) Finance
2 459 (36.57%) Banking
3 247 (19.68%) E-Commerce
4 243 (19.36%) Java
5 219 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
6 167 (13.31%) Oracle
7 160 (12.75%) Project Management
8 154 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 148 (11.79%) SQL
10 135 (10.76%) Degree
11 111 (8.84%) Marketing
12 109 (8.69%) Microsoft
13 102 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
14 82 (6.53%) .NET
14 82 (6.53%) Maven
15 81 (6.45%) SQL Server
15 81 (6.45%) Retail Banking
16 80 (6.37%) Demandware
16 80 (6.37%) ATG
17 79 (6.29%) Linux
18 78 (6.22%) HTML
19 77 (6.14%) JavaScript
19 77 (6.14%) hybris
20 76 (6.06%) Analytics
21 75 (5.98%) PRINCE2
21 75 (5.98%) Windows
21 75 (5.98%) TOGAF
22 73 (5.82%) Web Services
22 73 (5.82%) SOA
23 70 (5.58%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 52 (4.14%) Apache
2 50 (3.98%) WebSphere
3 41 (3.27%) WebLogic
4 39 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 37 (2.95%) Apache Solr
6 28 (2.23%) SAS
7 18 (1.43%) SharePoint
8 17 (1.35%) JBoss
8 17 (1.35%) Node.js
9 12 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (0.88%) CICS
10 11 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (0.64%) Mule ESB
11 8 (0.64%) CMS
11 8 (0.64%) Mule
12 7 (0.56%) WordPress
13 6 (0.48%) GlassFish
13 6 (0.48%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.40%) Captiva
Applications
1 64 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 58 (4.62%) MS Office
3 17 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.04%) MS Project
5 10 (0.80%) SPSS
6 9 (0.72%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.56%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 31 (2.47%) Oracle Retail
2 16 (1.27%) SAP FI
2 16 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (1.27%) SAP CO
3 9 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.72%) Magento
4 8 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.48%) Agresso
6 6 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (0.48%) MetaTrader
7 5 (0.40%) Infor M3
7 5 (0.40%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.32%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.24%) Radian6
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.24%) Temenos T24
10 2 (0.16%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.67%) SaaS
3 16 (1.27%) Google Analytics
4 13 (1.04%) Office 365
5 4 (0.32%) Silverpop
5 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.16%) PaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Force.com
7 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.16%) Route 53
7 2 (0.16%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.16%) IaaS
8 1 (0.080%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.080%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.080%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.47%) Internet
2 30 (2.39%) LAN
2 30 (2.39%) WAN
3 27 (2.15%) Firewall
3 27 (2.15%) VLAN
4 24 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 23 (1.83%) VoIP
6 19 (1.51%) VPN
6 19 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (0.96%) DNS
7 12 (0.96%) MPLS
8 11 (0.88%) FTP
8 11 (0.88%) HTTP
9 10 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (0.80%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.72%) SMTP
10 9 (0.72%) ATM
10 9 (0.72%) OSPF
10 9 (0.72%) BGP
10 9 (0.72%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 61 (4.86%) Relational Database
3 42 (3.35%) MySQL
4 39 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (2.15%) NoSQL
8 24 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (1.91%) RDBMS
9 22 (1.75%) DB2
9 22 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (1.20%) Couchbase
12 14 (1.12%) Big Data
13 12 (0.96%) SAP HANA
13 12 (0.96%) Oracle Database
13 12 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (0.96%) Hadoop
13 12 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (0.72%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 82 (6.53%) Maven
2 61 (4.86%) Eclipse
3 49 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 38 (3.03%) Ant
5 24 (1.91%) Selenium
6 23 (1.83%) JUnit
6 23 (1.83%) Jenkins
7 17 (1.35%) WebDriver
8 15 (1.20%) Cucumber
8 15 (1.20%) Subversion
9 13 (1.04%) Mockito
9 13 (1.04%) Mercurial
10 12 (0.96%) Calabash
10 12 (0.96%) JIRA
11 10 (0.80%) Appium
12 9 (0.72%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.64%) Hudson
13 8 (0.64%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.56%) JMeter
15 6 (0.48%) Xcode
General
1 467 (37.21%) Finance
2 459 (36.57%) Banking
3 111 (8.84%) Marketing
4 81 (6.45%) Retail Banking
5 49 (3.90%) Manufacturing
6 47 (3.75%) Advertising
6 47 (3.75%) Investment Banking
7 36 (2.87%) Telecoms
8 33 (2.63%) Back Office
9 23 (1.83%) Games
10 19 (1.51%) Front Office
10 19 (1.51%) Legal
11 11 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
12 10 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.56%) Law
14 6 (0.48%) Publishing
15 5 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.32%) International Banking
16 4 (0.32%) Dutch Language
17 3 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 206 (16.41%) Analyst
2 204 (16.25%) Developer
3 173 (13.78%) Architect
4 161 (12.83%) Consultant
5 123 (9.80%) Business Analyst
6 84 (6.69%) Project Manager
7 65 (5.18%) Senior Manager
8 59 (4.70%) Java Developer
9 50 (3.98%) Senior Developer
10 46 (3.67%) Lead Architect
11 44 (3.51%) Integration Architect
12 40 (3.19%) Principal Consultant
12 40 (3.19%) SOA Architect
12 40 (3.19%) SOA Consultant
12 40 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
13 37 (2.95%) Principal Architect
14 36 (2.87%) Senior Architect
15 35 (2.79%) Senior Consultant
16 34 (2.71%) Administrator
17 31 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (6.53%) .NET
2 78 (6.22%) HTML
3 73 (5.82%) Web Services
4 70 (5.58%) Middleware
5 65 (5.18%) Spring
6 61 (4.86%) Hibernate
7 59 (4.70%) jQuery
8 55 (4.38%) CSS
9 53 (4.22%) Oracle Fusion
10 48 (3.82%) J2EE
11 43 (3.43%) HTML5
12 38 (3.03%) Struts
12 38 (3.03%) Spring MVC
13 37 (2.95%) JPA
14 34 (2.71%) ASP.NET
15 26 (2.07%) AngularJS
16 20 (1.59%) RESTful
17 19 (1.51%) WCF
17 19 (1.51%) Backbone.js
18 15 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 102 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (4.94%) Mobile App
3 59 (4.70%) Data Integration
4 52 (4.14%) User Experience
5 41 (3.27%) Online Banking
6 39 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 27 (2.15%) Reference Data
8 22 (1.75%) Credit Risk
8 22 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (1.67%) EPoS
9 21 (1.67%) Mathematics
10 20 (1.59%) Client/Server
11 18 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
12 17 (1.35%) Hedge funds
12 17 (1.35%) PMI
13 16 (1.27%) Mainframe
14 15 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
15 14 (1.12%) Life Science
16 13 (1.04%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 79 (6.29%) Linux
2 75 (5.98%) Windows
3 69 (5.50%) UNIX
4 38 (3.03%) Android
5 30 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.75%) Windows 7
7 22 (1.75%) zOS
8 11 (0.88%) Solaris
9 10 (0.80%) CentOS
10 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.40%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.32%) AIX
13 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.080%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.080%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.080%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.080%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (19.68%) E-Commerce
2 219 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (12.75%) Project Management
4 154 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 76 (6.06%) Analytics
6 75 (5.98%) TOGAF
6 75 (5.98%) PRINCE2
7 73 (5.82%) SOA
8 69 (5.50%) Business Analysis
9 67 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
10 60 (4.78%) Zachman Framework
11 56 (4.46%) Scrum
11 56 (4.46%) CRM
12 55 (4.38%) Web Development
12 55 (4.38%) Mentoring
13 51 (4.06%) ITIL
13 51 (4.06%) MVC
14 50 (3.98%) TDD
14 50 (3.98%) Service Delivery
15 47 (3.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 243 (19.36%) Java
2 148 (11.79%) SQL
3 77 (6.14%) JavaScript
4 57 (4.54%) C#
5 24 (1.91%) PHP
5 24 (1.91%) Python
6 20 (1.59%) Ruby
7 19 (1.51%) T-SQL
7 19 (1.51%) Bash Shell
8 16 (1.27%) Scala
9 14 (1.12%) R
9 14 (1.12%) PL/SQL
10 12 (0.96%) C
10 12 (0.96%) Shell Script
11 10 (0.80%) C++
12 9 (0.72%) Perl
12 9 (0.72%) Apex Code
13 7 (0.56%) VBA
13 7 (0.56%) MATLAB
14 6 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 135 (10.76%) Degree
2 35 (2.79%) PMI Certification
3 23 (1.83%) PMP
4 20 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.27%) ISEB
6 14 (1.12%) MCP
7 11 (0.88%) CISSP
7 11 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (0.88%) MCITP
8 10 (0.80%) CCSA
8 10 (0.80%) CCSE
9 9 (0.72%) CCNA
10 7 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.48%) MCSE
12 5 (0.40%) MCSA
12 5 (0.40%) CISA
12 5 (0.40%) GCIA
12 5 (0.40%) GCIH
12 5 (0.40%) MBA
13 4 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.46%) QA
2 10 (0.80%) COBIT
2 10 (0.80%) Solvency II
3 7 (0.56%) SLA
4 6 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.32%) P3O
6 3 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.24%) Basel II
7 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.080%) Basel III
8 1 (0.080%) MiFID
8 1 (0.080%) EMIR
8 1 (0.080%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.080%) FINREP
System Software
1 26 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.04%) vSphere
4 12 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.48%) Squid
6 5 (0.40%) PowerHA
6 5 (0.40%) HDFS
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle Clusterware
6 5 (0.40%) RACF
7 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.080%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.080%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.080%) XenApp
8 1 (0.080%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.080%) Varnish
8 1 (0.080%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (0.96%) Data Guard
1 12 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.88%) Puppet
3 10 (0.80%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (0.40%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 5 (0.40%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (0.24%) SCCM
7 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.16%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.080%) Ansible
8 1 (0.080%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.080%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.080%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.080%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.080%) Nagios
Vendors
1 167 (13.31%) Oracle
2 109 (8.69%) Microsoft
3 80 (6.37%) ATG
3 80 (6.37%) Demandware
4 77 (6.14%) hybris
5 44 (3.51%) SAP
6 39 (3.11%) Intershop
7 37 (2.95%) Endeca
8 34 (2.71%) VMware
8 34 (2.71%) IBM
9 31 (2.47%) Cisco
10 26 (2.07%) HP
11 24 (1.91%) Apple
11 24 (1.91%) Google
12 21 (1.67%) CheckPoint
13 18 (1.43%) Red Hat
14 15 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (1.20%) Avaya
15 10 (0.80%) Tableau
16 9 (0.72%) F5
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + car, pension, benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15% performance based bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus + 10% pension + more
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £100000 - £170000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + +Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago