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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 76 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 271 457 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.61% 5.37% 6.58%
As % of the General category 10.70% 15.09% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 185 299 402
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
England

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

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2533 3029 2804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.72% 35.62% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 2358 2261
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,210 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,900 £70,000
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 East of England

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Retail
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Retail Salary Trend in the East of England

Retail
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in the East of England

Retail
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -17 164 £46,250 +2.77% 25
Bedfordshire +19 56 £60,000 +44.57% 2
Cambridgeshire -7 28 £50,000 +42.85% 11
Essex -6 19 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Norfolk +4 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Suffolk +8 3 £47,500 -40.62% 1
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 165 (27.27%) Finance
2 148 (24.46%) E-Commerce
3 123 (20.33%) SQL
4 117 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (19.17%) HTML
6 113 (18.68%) Java
7 100 (16.53%) JavaScript
8 96 (15.87%) .NET
9 94 (15.54%) Microsoft
10 93 (15.37%) SQL Server
11 84 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
12 82 (13.55%) Degree
13 78 (12.89%) CSS
14 76 (12.56%) Windows
15 71 (11.74%) XML
16 68 (11.24%) C#
17 64 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
17 64 (10.58%) Oracle
18 63 (10.41%) Banking
19 62 (10.25%) Project Management
19 62 (10.25%) FMCG
20 60 (9.92%) ITIL
21 59 (9.75%) J2EE
21 59 (9.75%) MVC
22 57 (9.42%) PRINCE2
23 51 (8.43%) MS Excel
23 51 (8.43%) Scrum
24 48 (7.93%) SDLC
25 47 (7.77%) C
26 46 (7.60%) Linux

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 45 (7.44%) WebSphere
2 24 (3.97%) MQSeries
3 22 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 17 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (1.98%) IIS
6 12 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.32%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.16%) SAS
10 6 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (0.83%) CMS
12 4 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.66%) Drupal
12 4 (0.66%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.66%) SugarCRM
13 3 (0.50%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.50%) Apache
Applications
1 51 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.80%) MS Project
3 15 (2.48%) MS Office
4 7 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.16%) SPSS
5 4 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.50%) CPLEX
7 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (2.98%) Finacle
2 14 (2.31%) Temenos T24
3 13 (2.15%) SAP CO
3 13 (2.15%) SAP FI
3 13 (2.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (1.82%) FLEXCUBE
5 6 (0.99%) Unica
5 6 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.33%) Magento
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.33%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.33%) Summit
10 1 (0.17%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.96%) SaaS
2 15 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.82%) Office 365
4 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.99%) PaaS
6 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.50%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.50%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.33%) Silverpop
7 2 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.81%) HTTP
2 16 (2.64%) Firewall
3 15 (2.48%) Internet
4 13 (2.15%) SAN
5 9 (1.49%) WAN
6 8 (1.32%) FTP
6 8 (1.32%) VPN
7 7 (1.16%) LAN
8 6 (0.99%) NAS
8 6 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.99%) VoIP
8 6 (0.99%) VLAN
9 5 (0.83%) MPLS
10 3 (0.50%) SMS
10 3 (0.50%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.50%) DNS
10 3 (0.50%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.50%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.50%) WebEx
11 2 (0.33%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (15.37%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.94%) DB2
3 25 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (3.97%) DbVisualizer
5 23 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (3.31%) Oracle Database
7 18 (2.98%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.15%) OLAP
9 12 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.82%) QlikView
10 11 (1.82%) MySQL
11 10 (1.65%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (1.49%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.49%) Big Data
13 8 (1.32%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.16%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.99%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (2.98%) Subversion
2 16 (2.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (2.48%) Selenium
3 15 (2.48%) LoadRunner
4 14 (2.31%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.15%) Cucumber
6 11 (1.82%) Maven
6 11 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.65%) WebDriver
8 9 (1.49%) NUnit
8 9 (1.49%) Ant
8 9 (1.49%) JUnit
9 8 (1.32%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (0.99%) Moq
10 6 (0.99%) MSTest
11 4 (0.66%) Gradle
11 4 (0.66%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.66%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 165 (27.27%) Finance
2 63 (10.41%) Banking
3 43 (7.11%) Manufacturing
4 28 (4.63%) Retail Banking
4 28 (4.63%) Marketing
5 25 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.48%) Back Office
7 10 (1.65%) Arabic Language
7 10 (1.65%) Russian Language
8 8 (1.32%) Advertising
9 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.66%) Billing
11 3 (0.50%) French Language
12 2 (0.33%) Automotive
12 2 (0.33%) German Language
12 2 (0.33%) Hindi Language
13 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 153 (25.29%) Analyst
2 111 (18.35%) Developer
3 67 (11.07%) Business Analyst
4 66 (10.91%) Project Manager
5 46 (7.60%) .NET Developer
6 32 (5.29%) C# Developer
7 31 (5.12%) Web Developer
8 29 (4.79%) Architect
9 28 (4.63%) Tester
10 26 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (4.30%) Consultant
11 25 (4.13%) Senior Developer
12 23 (3.80%) Head of IT
12 23 (3.80%) Senior Manager
13 20 (3.31%) Test Analyst
13 20 (3.31%) Technical Manager
14 17 (2.81%) Support Analyst
14 17 (2.81%) Software Developer
15 16 (2.64%) Senior Project Manager
16 15 (2.48%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (19.17%) HTML
2 96 (15.87%) .NET
3 78 (12.89%) CSS
4 71 (11.74%) XML
5 59 (9.75%) J2EE
6 45 (7.44%) ASP.NET
7 43 (7.11%) jQuery
8 36 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (4.79%) HTML5
10 25 (4.13%) Flash
10 25 (4.13%) Web Services
11 24 (3.97%) Ajax
12 21 (3.47%) Middleware
13 15 (2.48%) JSP
14 13 (2.15%) .NET Framework
14 13 (2.15%) Entity Framework
15 12 (1.98%) JSON
16 11 (1.82%) Servlets
17 10 (1.65%) LINQ
17 10 (1.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 84 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (10.25%) FMCG
3 21 (3.47%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.31%) EPoS
5 17 (2.81%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.64%) User Experience
7 13 (2.15%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.98%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.65%) Social Media
9 10 (1.65%) PMI
10 9 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.16%) Physics
11 7 (1.16%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (0.99%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
12 6 (0.99%) Tandem
13 5 (0.83%) Statistics
13 5 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 76 (12.56%) Windows
2 46 (7.60%) Linux
3 44 (7.27%) UNIX
4 18 (2.98%) Android
5 16 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.82%) Solaris
7 9 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.99%) AIX
9 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.50%) HPUX
12 2 (0.33%) VMS
13 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.17%) Debian
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (24.46%) E-Commerce
2 117 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (10.25%) Project Management
5 60 (9.92%) ITIL
6 59 (9.75%) MVC
7 57 (9.42%) PRINCE2
8 51 (8.43%) Scrum
9 48 (7.93%) SDLC
10 46 (7.60%) Analytics
11 36 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (5.62%) System Testing
13 33 (5.45%) Business Analysis
14 31 (5.12%) Waterfall
15 30 (4.96%) OO
16 29 (4.79%) Change Management
17 27 (4.46%) TDD
17 27 (4.46%) Time Management
18 26 (4.30%) CRM
19 24 (3.97%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (20.33%) SQL
2 113 (18.68%) Java
3 100 (16.53%) JavaScript
4 68 (11.24%) C#
5 47 (7.77%) C
6 34 (5.62%) C++
7 25 (4.13%) T-SQL
8 16 (2.64%) PHP
9 10 (1.65%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.16%) Perl
10 7 (1.16%) MATLAB
10 7 (1.16%) R
11 6 (0.99%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.99%) Assembly Language
11 6 (0.99%) VB
12 4 (0.66%) Ruby
13 3 (0.50%) XPath
13 3 (0.50%) Python
13 3 (0.50%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 82 (13.55%) Degree
2 22 (3.64%) ISEB
3 18 (2.98%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.81%) PMI Certification
5 16 (2.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (2.31%) PMP
7 9 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.16%) MCP
9 7 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.16%) Security Cleared
10 6 (0.99%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.66%) MCSE
12 3 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.50%) MCPD
12 3 (0.50%) PhD
12 3 (0.50%) Sun Certification
12 3 (0.50%) CISSP
13 2 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.79%) QA
2 28 (4.63%) SLA
3 7 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.33%) COSO
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) P3O
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.15%) Firmware
3 12 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.99%) vSphere
5 5 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.33%) XenApp
7 2 (0.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.17%) NFS
8 1 (0.17%) SRDF
8 1 (0.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (1.32%) SCCM
2 7 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.50%) WSUS
4 3 (0.50%) Puppet
5 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.17%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 94 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.58%) Oracle
3 43 (7.11%) IBM
4 29 (4.79%) SAP
4 29 (4.79%) VMware
5 22 (3.64%) HP
6 20 (3.31%) Citrix
7 15 (2.48%) Cisco
8 13 (2.15%) CheckPoint
9 12 (1.98%) Tableau
10 11 (1.82%) Cognos
11 10 (1.65%) hybris
12 7 (1.16%) Sun
13 5 (0.83%) Adobe
13 5 (0.83%) Demandware
14 4 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.66%) Sage
14 4 (0.66%) Symantec
14 4 (0.66%) McAfee
14 4 (0.66%) EMC
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Essex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
British Sugar Plc
Salary: From £39,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TorpedoTV Limited
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum plus business travel expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TorpedoTV Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus expenses for business travel
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum + £5,000 bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £ competitive
Posted: 27 days ago