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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 40 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 408 362 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.39% 5.09% 4.98%
As % of the General category 14.89% 14.25% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 289 260 312
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £23,500 £29,325
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
2740 2540 3492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.19% 35.69% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2149 2040 2821
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Hertfordshire +3 294 £48,500 +7.77% 45
Cambridgeshire +1 60 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Bedfordshire -31 39 £43,500 +24.28% 3
Essex +1 14 £40,500 +47.27% 3
Norfolk - 5 £35,000 - 2
Suffolk +6 1 £22,500 -59.09%
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 401 (44.16%) Finance
2 300 (33.04%) E-Commerce
3 207 (22.80%) Java
4 199 (21.92%) SQL
5 164 (18.06%) Oracle
6 143 (15.75%) Project Management
7 140 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
8 134 (14.76%) Manufacturing
9 130 (14.32%) JavaScript
10 129 (14.21%) Degree
11 125 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
12 124 (13.66%) Microsoft
13 115 (12.67%) HTML
14 113 (12.44%) ITIL
14 113 (12.44%) Security Cleared
15 104 (11.45%) Windows
16 103 (11.34%) SQL Server
17 101 (11.12%) J2EE
18 99 (10.90%) Linux
18 99 (10.90%) CSS
19 90 (9.91%) Banking
20 86 (9.47%) SC Cleared
21 85 (9.36%) C#
21 85 (9.36%) MS Excel
22 81 (8.92%) JSP
23 80 (8.81%) .NET
24 79 (8.70%) IBM
24 79 (8.70%) XML
25 77 (8.48%) MS Office
26 75 (8.26%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 75 (8.26%) WebSphere
2 60 (6.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 50 (5.51%) Tomcat
4 45 (4.96%) IIS
5 43 (4.74%) MQSeries
6 38 (4.19%) IBM HTTP Server
7 26 (2.86%) Lync
8 18 (1.98%) MS Exchange
9 12 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 10 (1.10%) SharePoint
11 9 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (0.77%) CMS
12 7 (0.77%) Apache
12 7 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (0.77%) Adobe CQ
13 6 (0.66%) Node.js
14 5 (0.55%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.44%) WordPress
15 4 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 85 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 77 (8.48%) MS Office
3 23 (2.53%) Photoshop
4 16 (1.76%) MS Project
4 16 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.43%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.44%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.44%) InDesign
9 3 (0.33%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.33%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 19 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (1.21%) Temenos T24
3 11 (1.21%) Finacle
4 8 (0.88%) Magento
4 8 (0.88%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.66%) Tridion
6 5 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.44%) HFM
8 3 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
9 2 (0.22%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.22%) JDE OneWorld
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.11%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.20%) PaaS
2 12 (1.32%) IaaS
3 8 (0.88%) SaaS
4 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.66%) Office 365
6 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.11%) GitHub
7 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.60%) Internet
2 54 (5.95%) HTTP
3 37 (4.07%) Firewall
4 33 (3.63%) FTP
5 26 (2.86%) WAN
5 26 (2.86%) LAN
6 22 (2.42%) VPN
6 22 (2.42%) DNS
7 21 (2.31%) SMS
8 18 (1.98%) TCP/IP
8 18 (1.98%) DHCP
9 17 (1.87%) MPLS
10 9 (0.99%) Network Security
11 8 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.77%) VLAN
12 7 (0.77%) SSL
12 7 (0.77%) VoIP
13 6 (0.66%) Junos
13 6 (0.66%) VPLS
13 6 (0.66%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.28%) DB2
3 46 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (4.96%) MySQL
5 35 (3.85%) Data Mining
6 26 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 18 (1.98%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.65%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
10 13 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 10 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (0.77%) Essbase
16 6 (0.66%) NoSQL
16 6 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 57 (6.28%) Subversion
2 38 (4.19%) Ant
3 34 (3.74%) Maven
4 22 (2.42%) Eclipse
5 17 (1.87%) JUnit
6 16 (1.76%) Talend Open Studio
7 15 (1.65%) Rational Application Developer
8 13 (1.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 11 (1.21%) Visual Studio
10 10 (1.10%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.99%) Log4j
11 9 (0.99%) Git (software)
12 8 (0.88%) PowerBuilder
13 7 (0.77%) Axure RP
14 6 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (0.55%) Firebug
15 5 (0.55%) Fiddler
15 5 (0.55%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.55%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 401 (44.16%) Finance
2 134 (14.76%) Manufacturing
3 90 (9.91%) Banking
4 70 (7.71%) Back Office
5 69 (7.60%) Telecoms
6 61 (6.72%) Marketing
7 42 (4.63%) Retail Banking
8 37 (4.07%) German Language
9 15 (1.65%) Law
10 10 (1.10%) Advertising
11 9 (0.99%) Legal
11 9 (0.99%) Games
12 8 (0.88%) French Language
13 7 (0.77%) Automotive
14 5 (0.55%) Publishing
15 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 289 (31.83%) Analyst
2 188 (20.70%) Business Analyst
3 181 (19.93%) Developer
4 80 (8.81%) Project Manager
5 77 (8.48%) Java Developer
6 63 (6.94%) Architect
7 55 (6.06%) Consultant
8 52 (5.73%) Support Analyst
9 46 (5.07%) Senior Developer
10 33 (3.63%) Junior
11 31 (3.41%) Operations Analyst
12 30 (3.30%) Operations Support Analyst
13 28 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
14 25 (2.75%) Systems Analyst
15 23 (2.53%) Senior Java Developer
16 21 (2.31%) Banking Business Analyst
16 21 (2.31%) Front-End Developer
17 20 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
18 19 (2.09%) Payments Business Analyst
19 18 (1.98%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (12.67%) HTML
2 101 (11.12%) J2EE
3 99 (10.90%) CSS
4 81 (8.92%) JSP
5 80 (8.81%) .NET
6 79 (8.70%) XML
7 68 (7.49%) JDBC
8 63 (6.94%) Web Services
9 60 (6.61%) Middleware
10 52 (5.73%) Servlets
11 48 (5.29%) Ajax
12 47 (5.18%) XHTML
13 46 (5.07%) jQuery
14 37 (4.07%) EJB
15 33 (3.63%) Spring
15 33 (3.63%) XSLT
16 27 (2.97%) Hibernate
17 22 (2.42%) Struts
18 21 (2.31%) ASP.NET
18 21 (2.31%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 125 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.30%) Mathematics
3 31 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 26 (2.86%) EPoS
5 25 (2.75%) IVR
6 23 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.31%) Cryptography
7 21 (2.31%) APACS
7 21 (2.31%) SWIFT
8 20 (2.20%) User Experience
9 17 (1.87%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.87%) FMCG
10 16 (1.76%) Visualisation
11 15 (1.65%) Kindle
12 14 (1.54%) Data Conversion
13 13 (1.43%) Data Integration
13 13 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.10%) Social Media
14 10 (1.10%) W3C
15 9 (0.99%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 104 (11.45%) Windows
2 99 (10.90%) Linux
3 74 (8.15%) UNIX
4 54 (5.95%) Solaris
5 40 (4.41%) AIX
6 25 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.54%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.32%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.10%) HPUX
13 6 (0.66%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.66%) VMS
14 1 (0.11%) Android
14 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (33.04%) E-Commerce
2 143 (15.75%) Project Management
3 140 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (12.44%) ITIL
5 71 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (7.27%) Change Management
7 63 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 60 (6.61%) Time Management
9 55 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 54 (5.95%) MVC
11 53 (5.84%) Business Analysis
12 48 (5.29%) Scrum
13 46 (5.07%) Mentoring
14 44 (4.85%) ETL
15 43 (4.74%) Six Sigma
16 42 (4.63%) CRM
17 41 (4.52%) Coaching
18 40 (4.41%) Web Development
19 39 (4.30%) ERP
19 39 (4.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 207 (22.80%) Java
2 199 (21.92%) SQL
3 130 (14.32%) JavaScript
4 85 (9.36%) C#
5 47 (5.18%) C
6 46 (5.07%) VB
7 33 (3.63%) T-SQL
7 33 (3.63%) Perl
7 33 (3.63%) Bash Shell
8 25 (2.75%) PHP
9 23 (2.53%) PL/SQL
10 21 (2.31%) VBA
11 15 (1.65%) VBScript
12 13 (1.43%) C++
12 13 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 9 (0.99%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.99%) XPath
14 6 (0.66%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.55%) VB6
16 3 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 129 (14.21%) Degree
2 113 (12.44%) Security Cleared
3 86 (9.47%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (2.53%) CCA
6 20 (2.20%) CCNA
7 18 (1.98%) ISEB
8 10 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (1.10%) Sun Certification
8 10 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.99%) OCP
9 9 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (0.99%) CCNP
10 8 (0.88%) MCP
11 7 (0.77%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.77%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 6 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 24 (2.64%) ISO 9001
3 23 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 22 (2.42%) QA
5 21 (2.31%) ISO 8583
6 18 (1.98%) SLA
7 11 (1.21%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 35 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.65%) XenApp
4 13 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.32%) Terminal Services
6 11 (1.21%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.77%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.55%) Firmware
10 5 (0.55%) vSphere
11 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.33%) vCloud
11 3 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (0.77%) SCCM
2 6 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.55%) SCOM
3 5 (0.55%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.22%) Puppet
5 2 (0.22%) MOM
6 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 164 (18.06%) Oracle
2 124 (13.66%) Microsoft
3 79 (8.70%) IBM
4 44 (4.85%) Cisco
5 39 (4.30%) VMware
6 35 (3.85%) Fujitsu
7 30 (3.30%) CheckPoint
8 25 (2.75%) SAP
9 23 (2.53%) Citrix
10 22 (2.42%) HP
11 20 (2.20%) Red Hat
12 16 (1.76%) ProCurve
12 16 (1.76%) Talend
12 16 (1.76%) Hyperion
13 14 (1.54%) AppSense
14 12 (1.32%) Informatica
15 10 (1.10%) Adobe
15 10 (1.10%) Sun
15 10 (1.10%) Google
16 9 (0.99%) ATG
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £300.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum £32-37k plus bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Base and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum - Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £130000 - £160000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus + Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Baldock, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago