The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 21 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 6.15% - 4.00%
As % of the General category 16.00% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £36,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford region.

General Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 38.46% 22.22% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 6
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +27.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,225 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Retail
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Retail Salary Trend in Dartford

Retail
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Intranet
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VB
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft