The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 32 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 12 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.90% 8.70% 10.45%
As % of the General category 11.21% 16.81% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 18
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +115.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £44,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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 Croydon region.

General Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
107 119 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 43.67% 51.74% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 88 96 76
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Retail
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Croydon region.

Retail Salary Trend in Croydon

Retail
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Croydon

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Intranet
4 5 (35.71%) Classic ASP
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) Extranet
5 4 (28.57%) Telerik
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) PHP
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) CMS
7 2 (14.29%) Service Management
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Ruby
7 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (14.29%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) WCF

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Drupal
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Intranet
2 4 (28.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Classic ASP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) ASP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Magento Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) Classic ASP
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Service Management
1 2 (14.29%) MVC
1 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
1 2 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Telerik
2 2 (14.29%) Zend
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Retek
3 1 (7.14%) hybris