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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 27 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 704 628 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.78% 5.08% 4.51%
As % of the General category 11.32% 8.65% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 448 478 436
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
6221 7261 7310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 59.88% 58.76% 61.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5233 5935 6414
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £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 August 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 August 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.

1 593 (41.97%) Banking
2 544 (38.50%) Finance
3 261 (18.47%) Java
4 249 (17.62%) E-Commerce
5 223 (15.78%) Oracle
6 218 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
7 203 (14.37%) SQL
8 173 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
9 172 (12.17%) Project Management
10 134 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 133 (9.41%) Marketing
11 133 (9.41%) Degree
12 115 (8.14%) SQL Server
13 108 (7.64%) Microsoft
14 105 (7.43%) .NET
15 103 (7.29%) Analytics
16 99 (7.01%) Windows
17 95 (6.72%) Web Services
17 95 (6.72%) Linux
17 95 (6.72%) Retail Banking
18 93 (6.58%) UNIX
18 93 (6.58%) SDLC
19 88 (6.23%) SOA
20 87 (6.16%) HTML
21 84 (5.94%) C#
21 84 (5.94%) JavaScript
22 81 (5.73%) TOGAF
23 79 (5.59%) Middleware
24 78 (5.52%) PRINCE2
24 78 (5.52%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 63 (4.46%) WebSphere
2 33 (2.34%) Apache
3 30 (2.12%) SAS
4 28 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 24 (1.70%) WebLogic
6 22 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 22 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 21 (1.49%) JBoss
8 16 (1.13%) Apache Solr
9 13 (0.92%) Node.js
10 10 (0.71%) IIS
10 10 (0.71%) CMS
11 9 (0.64%) WordPress
12 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.50%) CICS
14 6 (0.42%) Mule
15 5 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.35%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.35%) MQSeries
Applications
1 60 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.40%) MS Office
3 16 (1.13%) SPSS
3 16 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.50%) MS Project
7 6 (0.42%) InDesign
8 4 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.21%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.14%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.071%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 50 (3.54%) Oracle Retail
2 19 (1.34%) SAP FI
2 19 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 19 (1.34%) SAP CO
3 16 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.78%) Magento
5 10 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
7 7 (0.50%) SAP SD
8 6 (0.42%) Agresso
8 6 (0.42%) SAP Retail
9 5 (0.35%) SAP PM
9 5 (0.35%) SAP MM
9 5 (0.35%) SAP WM
9 5 (0.35%) AWD
10 4 (0.28%) SAP LE
10 4 (0.28%) Temenos T24
10 4 (0.28%) Algo Collateral
10 4 (0.28%) SAP EWM
10 4 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.55%) SaaS
2 34 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.19%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.71%) Office 365
5 6 (0.42%) Basecamp
6 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.14%) IaaS
8 2 (0.14%) Route 53
8 2 (0.14%) GitHub
8 2 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.071%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.071%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.071%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.071%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.18%) Internet
2 38 (2.69%) TCP/IP
3 33 (2.34%) Firewall
4 29 (2.05%) LAN
4 29 (2.05%) WAN
5 23 (1.63%) VLAN
6 20 (1.42%) DNS
7 19 (1.34%) VoIP
8 18 (1.27%) Network Security
9 17 (1.20%) VPN
9 17 (1.20%) OSPF
9 17 (1.20%) BGP
10 16 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (1.13%) HTTP
10 16 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (0.99%) FTP
12 10 (0.71%) DHCP
12 10 (0.71%) IPsec
12 10 (0.71%) MPLS
13 9 (0.64%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 45 (3.18%) Relational Database
3 40 (2.83%) MySQL
4 35 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (2.19%) RDBMS
6 31 (2.19%) NoSQL
7 28 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (1.77%) DB2
8 25 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (1.77%) Couchbase
9 23 (1.63%) Big Data
9 23 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 21 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (1.20%) SAP HANA
13 16 (1.13%) QlikView
14 13 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (5.10%) Maven
2 58 (4.10%) Git (software)
3 50 (3.54%) Eclipse
4 34 (2.41%) JUnit
5 32 (2.26%) Jenkins
6 24 (1.70%) Mercurial
6 24 (1.70%) Mockito
7 16 (1.13%) Ant
8 15 (1.06%) Subversion
9 13 (0.92%) Visual Studio
10 12 (0.85%) Selenium
11 10 (0.71%) JIRA
12 9 (0.64%) WebDriver
13 8 (0.57%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.42%) Xcode
15 5 (0.35%) NUnit
15 5 (0.35%) PROIV
15 5 (0.35%) Appium
General
1 593 (41.97%) Banking
2 544 (38.50%) Finance
3 133 (9.41%) Marketing
4 95 (6.72%) Retail Banking
5 63 (4.46%) Telecoms
6 53 (3.75%) Back Office
6 53 (3.75%) Investment Banking
7 46 (3.26%) Front Office
8 30 (2.12%) Games
9 29 (2.05%) Legal
10 28 (1.98%) Financial Institution
11 27 (1.91%) Manufacturing
12 24 (1.70%) Advertising
13 23 (1.63%) International Banking
14 16 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
16 11 (0.78%) Law
17 6 (0.42%) German Language
18 5 (0.35%) Automotive
19 4 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 227 (16.07%) Analyst
2 210 (14.86%) Developer
3 190 (13.45%) Consultant
4 171 (12.10%) Architect
5 126 (8.92%) Business Analyst
6 92 (6.51%) Project Manager
7 67 (4.74%) Senior Manager
8 57 (4.03%) Lead Architect
9 55 (3.89%) Senior Developer
10 51 (3.61%) Technical Specialist
11 49 (3.47%) Integration Architect
12 47 (3.33%) SOA Architect
12 47 (3.33%) SOA Consultant
13 46 (3.26%) Java Developer
14 42 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
15 40 (2.83%) Business Manager
16 36 (2.55%) Principal Consultant
17 35 (2.48%) Principal Architect
18 34 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
19 33 (2.34%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (7.43%) .NET
2 95 (6.72%) Web Services
3 87 (6.16%) HTML
4 79 (5.59%) Middleware
5 57 (4.03%) Spring
6 53 (3.75%) Hibernate
7 50 (3.54%) CSS
8 49 (3.47%) Oracle Fusion
9 39 (2.76%) HTML5
10 38 (2.69%) jQuery
11 32 (2.26%) RESTful
11 32 (2.26%) J2EE
12 29 (2.05%) ASP.NET
12 29 (2.05%) AngularJS
13 28 (1.98%) XML
14 26 (1.84%) WebSphere MQ
15 25 (1.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 23 (1.63%) SOAP
17 22 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
17 22 (1.56%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 173 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (4.18%) Online Banking
3 56 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 54 (3.82%) Data Integration
5 48 (3.40%) User Experience
5 48 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 40 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 39 (2.76%) Data Centre
8 30 (2.12%) FMCG
8 30 (2.12%) Reference Data
9 27 (1.91%) Social Media
10 26 (1.84%) Computer Science
11 25 (1.77%) Derivative
11 25 (1.77%) EPoS
12 23 (1.63%) Mathematics
13 22 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
14 20 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.42%) Client/Server
15 19 (1.34%) Statistics
15 19 (1.34%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 99 (7.01%) Windows
2 95 (6.72%) Linux
3 93 (6.58%) UNIX
4 31 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 30 (2.12%) Android
6 24 (1.70%) zOS
7 22 (1.56%) Solaris
7 22 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.42%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.71%) AIX
11 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.28%) CentOS
13 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.071%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.071%) MVS
14 1 (0.071%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.071%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (17.62%) E-Commerce
2 218 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (12.17%) Project Management
4 134 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 103 (7.29%) Analytics
6 93 (6.58%) SDLC
7 88 (6.23%) SOA
8 81 (5.73%) TOGAF
9 78 (5.52%) ITIL
9 78 (5.52%) PRINCE2
9 78 (5.52%) CRM
10 76 (5.38%) Business Analysis
11 65 (4.60%) Service Delivery
11 65 (4.60%) Zachman Framework
12 63 (4.46%) TDD
12 63 (4.46%) Migration
13 62 (4.39%) Change Management
14 59 (4.18%) Scrum
14 59 (4.18%) Waterfall
15 57 (4.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (18.47%) Java
2 203 (14.37%) SQL
3 84 (5.94%) JavaScript
3 84 (5.94%) C#
4 29 (2.05%) Bash Shell
5 28 (1.98%) Scala
6 26 (1.84%) C
7 23 (1.63%) PHP
8 21 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 21 (1.49%) Python
9 20 (1.42%) R
10 19 (1.34%) C++
11 18 (1.27%) VBA
11 18 (1.27%) Ruby
12 17 (1.20%) Perl
13 14 (0.99%) PL/SQL
14 12 (0.85%) VB
15 11 (0.78%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.57%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 133 (9.41%) Degree
2 45 (3.18%) PMI Certification
3 36 (2.55%) PMP
4 22 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.42%) ISEB
6 19 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.85%) MCSE
8 11 (0.78%) CISA
8 11 (0.78%) CCSA
9 10 (0.71%) CCSE
9 10 (0.71%) CCNA
9 10 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (0.64%) MCP
11 8 (0.57%) CCNP
11 8 (0.57%) CISSP
12 7 (0.50%) CCIE
12 7 (0.50%) Security Cleared
13 6 (0.42%) MCITP
14 5 (0.35%) MBA
14 5 (0.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.33%) QA
2 27 (1.91%) SLA
2 27 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 20 (1.42%) Solvency II
4 9 (0.64%) COBIT
5 7 (0.50%) EMIR
6 6 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.42%) ISO 9000
6 6 (0.42%) MiFID
7 5 (0.35%) Basel III
7 5 (0.35%) TickIT
8 3 (0.21%) P3O
8 3 (0.21%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.071%) FINREP
10 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.071%) Basel II
System Software
1 15 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 15 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (0.35%) PowerHA
3 5 (0.35%) NFS
3 5 (0.35%) Squid
3 5 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (0.35%) RACF
3 5 (0.35%) Samba
4 3 (0.21%) vSphere
5 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.071%) Postfix
6 1 (0.071%) XenApp
6 1 (0.071%) XenServer
6 1 (0.071%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.071%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.071%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 22 (1.56%) Puppet
2 21 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.06%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.85%) Data Guard
5 8 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (0.50%) Nagios
6 7 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (0.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 5 (0.35%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Flashback
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (0.35%) zSecure
7 5 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.14%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.14%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.14%) SCCM
9 1 (0.071%) logstash
9 1 (0.071%) Kibana
9 1 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.071%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 223 (15.78%) Oracle
2 108 (7.64%) Microsoft
3 67 (4.74%) SAP
4 66 (4.67%) IBM
5 47 (3.33%) hybris
6 42 (2.97%) Cisco
7 40 (2.83%) Demandware
8 33 (2.34%) ATG
8 33 (2.34%) Google
9 32 (2.26%) HP
10 26 (1.84%) CheckPoint
11 21 (1.49%) F5
12 20 (1.42%) Red Hat
13 19 (1.34%) Apple
13 19 (1.34%) Tableau
14 18 (1.27%) Intershop
15 17 (1.20%) VMware
16 16 (1.13%) Endeca
16 16 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (1.06%) Adobe
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55k - £75k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - £65K (determined by years of experience)+package+benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £70k + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £44047 - £54411 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £32249 - £39837 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £42,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago