The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 14 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 4.44% 18.00% -
As % of the General category 8.33% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 18 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 53.33% 36.00% 59.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 39
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,750 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Retail
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Retail Salary Trend in Dunstable

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 6 (75.00%) Time Management
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) VB6
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) XAML
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) EJB
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) J2SE
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (12.50%) Temenos T24
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (12.50%) Fiserv
6 1 (12.50%) Finacle
6 1 (12.50%) People Management
6 1 (12.50%) Avaloq

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Temenos T24
1 1 (12.50%) Finacle
1 1 (12.50%) Summit
1 1 (12.50%) FLEXCUBE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) EJB
1 2 (25.00%) JSP
1 2 (25.00%) J2SE
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
1 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Time Management
2 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB6
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) XAML
2 2 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Fiserv
1 1 (12.50%) Avaloq
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle