The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 56 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 30 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.26% 3.78% 3.82%
As % of the General category 7.79% 9.35% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 15
Average salary £50,250 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.61% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £66,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
385 310 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 41.85% 40.36% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 261 227 144
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
South West

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Retail
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Retail Salary Trend in Dorset

Retail
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Dorset

Retail
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth 0 17 £55,000 -30.15%
Bournemouth -8 12 £29,000 -31.76%
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 20 (40.82%) Oracle
2 16 (32.65%) SQL
3 15 (30.61%) E-Commerce
4 14 (28.57%) Banking
5 12 (24.49%) Business Analysis
5 12 (24.49%) PHP
5 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
6 11 (22.45%) CSS
6 11 (22.45%) SOAP
6 11 (22.45%) HTML
6 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.45%) MySQL
7 10 (20.41%) PHP5
7 10 (20.41%) jQuery
7 10 (20.41%) OO PHP
7 10 (20.41%) Linux
7 10 (20.41%) OO
7 10 (20.41%) B2B
7 10 (20.41%) SAML
8 9 (18.37%) Finance
9 8 (16.33%) Java
10 6 (12.24%) .NET
10 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.20%) MVC
11 5 (10.20%) EPoS
11 5 (10.20%) SOA
11 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
11 5 (10.20%) Logistics
11 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (8.16%) Online Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (2.04%) Commerce Server
1 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) VLAN
1 2 (4.08%) LAN
1 2 (4.08%) VoIP
1 2 (4.08%) WAN
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 14 (28.57%) Banking
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Publishing
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) PHP Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Architect
4 8 (16.33%) Project Manager
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Development Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Applications Development Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Applications Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Application Development Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Business Development Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Business Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Head of IT
8 2 (4.08%) Head of Development
8 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) CSS
1 11 (22.45%) SOAP
1 11 (22.45%) HTML
2 10 (20.41%) jQuery
2 10 (20.41%) SAML
3 6 (12.24%) .NET
4 4 (8.16%) Spring
4 4 (8.16%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.04%) XHTML
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) Symfony
5 1 (2.04%) CakePHP
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) Laravel
5 1 (2.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) EPoS
2 4 (8.16%) Online Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.04%) DTV
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) PMI
3 1 (2.04%) FMCG
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) E-Commerce
2 12 (24.49%) Business Analysis
3 10 (20.41%) OO PHP
3 10 (20.41%) OO
3 10 (20.41%) B2B
4 5 (10.20%) MVC
4 5 (10.20%) SOA
4 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
4 5 (10.20%) Logistics
4 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 2 (4.08%) Data Management
7 2 (4.08%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Requirements Management
7 2 (4.08%) Business Development
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) PHP
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) PHP5
5 8 (16.33%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) ISEB
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) Zend