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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 37 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 466 398 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.93% 5.80% 5.87%
As % of the General category 15.95% 17.67% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 352 238 386
Average salary £50,000 £40,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.22% -15.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2922 2252 3274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.19% 32.82% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2269 1658 2670
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -4 298 £50,000 +25.00% 17
Cambridgeshire +26 84 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Bedfordshire +22 45 £40,000 - 2
Essex -7 34 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Norfolk - 8 £40,000 - 1
Suffolk +4 1 £55,000 +34.96% 1
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 310 (34.91%) Finance
2 291 (32.77%) E-Commerce
3 211 (23.76%) SQL
4 184 (20.72%) Java
5 159 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
6 143 (16.10%) Oracle
7 138 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
8 133 (14.98%) Project Management
9 131 (14.75%) Degree
10 128 (14.41%) Banking
11 117 (13.18%) JavaScript
12 114 (12.84%) Windows
13 112 (12.61%) HTML
14 109 (12.27%) Microsoft
15 100 (11.26%) Linux
16 98 (11.04%) .NET
17 96 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
18 95 (10.70%) Manufacturing
19 94 (10.59%) J2EE
20 92 (10.36%) CSS
20 92 (10.36%) ITIL
21 91 (10.25%) C#
22 89 (10.02%) UNIX
23 84 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
24 81 (9.12%) IBM
25 75 (8.45%) SQL Server
26 72 (8.11%) XML
26 72 (8.11%) MVC
26 72 (8.11%) Marketing
27 66 (7.43%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 62 (6.98%) WebSphere
2 47 (5.29%) Tomcat
3 46 (5.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 41 (4.62%) MQSeries
5 33 (3.72%) IIS
6 30 (3.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 24 (2.70%) SharePoint
8 23 (2.59%) MS Exchange
9 14 (1.58%) Adobe CQ
10 12 (1.35%) Lync
11 10 (1.13%) CMS
12 9 (1.01%) Apache
12 9 (1.01%) SAS
12 9 (1.01%) Apache Solr
12 9 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 63 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 57 (6.42%) MS Office
3 20 (2.25%) MS Project
4 19 (2.14%) Photoshop
5 17 (1.91%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.56%) SPSS
6 5 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.34%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.34%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 38 (4.28%) Temenos T24
1 38 (4.28%) Finacle
2 17 (1.91%) FLEXCUBE
3 13 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (1.01%) Magento
5 8 (0.90%) SAP MM
6 6 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.56%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.56%) SiteCatalyst
7 5 (0.56%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.56%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.45%) HFM
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.34%) SAP Retail
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.13%) PaaS
2 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.68%) SaaS
4 5 (0.56%) Office 365
5 4 (0.45%) IaaS
5 4 (0.45%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.34%) GitHub
6 3 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.76%) HTTP
2 51 (5.74%) Internet
3 27 (3.04%) Firewall
4 24 (2.70%) FTP
4 24 (2.70%) VPN
5 20 (2.25%) MPLS
6 19 (2.14%) TCP/IP
6 19 (2.14%) DNS
7 18 (2.03%) SMS
8 16 (1.80%) DHCP
9 14 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (1.46%) LAN
11 11 (1.24%) WAN
11 11 (1.24%) VPLS
12 10 (1.13%) VoIP
13 9 (1.01%) VLAN
14 8 (0.90%) SAN
15 6 (0.68%) ISDN
15 6 (0.68%) PBX
15 6 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
2 75 (8.45%) SQL Server
3 58 (6.53%) DB2
4 45 (5.07%) Data Mining
4 45 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (3.49%) MySQL
7 24 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 20 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (2.14%) Oracle Database
10 14 (1.58%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.46%) QlikView
11 13 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.35%) OLAP
13 10 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (1.01%) Big Data
14 9 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (0.90%) DbVisualizer
16 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (4.17%) Subversion
2 26 (2.93%) Maven
3 23 (2.59%) Ant
4 20 (2.25%) Eclipse
5 19 (2.14%) JUnit
6 15 (1.69%) Rational Application Developer
7 13 (1.46%) Git (software)
8 12 (1.35%) NUnit
9 11 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.01%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.90%) Moq
11 8 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (0.90%) Log4j
12 7 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (0.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 7 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (0.79%) LoadRunner
13 6 (0.68%) Selenium
14 5 (0.56%) MSTest
14 5 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 310 (34.91%) Finance
2 128 (14.41%) Banking
3 95 (10.70%) Manufacturing
4 72 (8.11%) Marketing
5 57 (6.42%) Retail Banking
6 46 (5.18%) Telecoms
7 37 (4.17%) Back Office
8 18 (2.03%) Law
9 14 (1.58%) Games
10 12 (1.35%) German Language
11 8 (0.90%) Automotive
12 7 (0.79%) Legal
13 4 (0.45%) French Language
14 3 (0.34%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.34%) Arabic Language
15 2 (0.23%) Local Government
15 2 (0.23%) Advertising
15 2 (0.23%) Publishing
16 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 280 (31.53%) Analyst
2 184 (20.72%) Developer
3 178 (20.05%) Business Analyst
4 69 (7.77%) Architect
5 66 (7.43%) Project Manager
6 45 (5.07%) Support Analyst
7 44 (4.95%) Java Developer
7 44 (4.95%) Consultant
8 41 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 40 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
10 34 (3.83%) Banking Business Analyst
11 32 (3.60%) Senior Developer
12 31 (3.49%) .NET Developer
13 28 (3.15%) Systems Analyst
14 25 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
14 25 (2.82%) Senior Business Analyst
15 23 (2.59%) Business Systems Analyst
15 23 (2.59%) Operations Analyst
16 22 (2.48%) Operations Support Analyst
17 21 (2.36%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (12.61%) HTML
2 98 (11.04%) .NET
3 94 (10.59%) J2EE
4 92 (10.36%) CSS
5 72 (8.11%) XML
6 65 (7.32%) Middleware
7 56 (6.31%) jQuery
8 52 (5.86%) Web Services
9 47 (5.29%) JSP
10 45 (5.07%) JDBC
11 39 (4.39%) Ajax
12 37 (4.17%) Servlets
13 35 (3.94%) ASP.NET
14 32 (3.60%) XHTML
15 29 (3.27%) HTML5
16 28 (3.15%) Spring
17 23 (2.59%) Hibernate
18 22 (2.48%) XSLT
19 21 (2.36%) EJB
20 20 (2.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 138 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.73%) Mathematics
3 35 (3.94%) FMCG
4 24 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.36%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.03%) EPoS
6 18 (2.03%) IVR
6 18 (2.03%) User Experience
7 17 (1.91%) SWIFT
7 17 (1.91%) APACS
7 17 (1.91%) Cryptography
8 15 (1.69%) Social Media
9 14 (1.58%) Mobile App
10 13 (1.46%) Open Source
10 13 (1.46%) Data Integration
11 12 (1.35%) Kindle
12 9 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 8 (0.90%) Web 2.0
13 8 (0.90%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 114 (12.84%) Windows
2 100 (11.26%) Linux
3 89 (10.02%) UNIX
4 48 (5.41%) Solaris
5 31 (3.49%) AIX
6 26 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.46%) Windows 7
11 9 (1.01%) HPUX
12 6 (0.68%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.68%) VMS
12 6 (0.68%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.68%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.68%) Android
13 4 (0.45%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) SUSE
14 1 (0.11%) OS/400
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (32.77%) E-Commerce
2 159 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (14.98%) Project Management
4 96 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 92 (10.36%) ITIL
6 72 (8.11%) MVC
7 66 (7.43%) ETL
8 64 (7.21%) Waterfall
9 59 (6.64%) Business Analysis
10 52 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 48 (5.41%) Scrum
11 48 (5.41%) SOA
11 48 (5.41%) Time Management
12 44 (4.95%) ERP
13 43 (4.84%) PRINCE2
14 42 (4.73%) TDD
15 41 (4.62%) Change Management
15 41 (4.62%) Analytics
16 40 (4.50%) OO
17 37 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 211 (23.76%) SQL
2 184 (20.72%) Java
3 117 (13.18%) JavaScript
4 91 (10.25%) C#
5 58 (6.53%) T-SQL
6 44 (4.95%) C
7 30 (3.38%) Perl
8 29 (3.27%) VB
9 28 (3.15%) PL/SQL
10 27 (3.04%) Bash Shell
11 19 (2.14%) C++
12 16 (1.80%) PHP
13 12 (1.35%) VBA
14 8 (0.90%) XPath
14 8 (0.90%) PowerShell
14 8 (0.90%) VBScript
15 7 (0.79%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.79%) R
16 6 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 131 (14.75%) Degree
2 53 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 49 (5.52%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.48%) ISEB
5 21 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (1.91%) CCA
7 15 (1.69%) CCNP
7 15 (1.69%) Sun Certification
8 14 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.24%) PMI Certification
10 11 (1.24%) MCP
11 10 (1.13%) CCNA
11 10 (1.13%) ISTQB
12 9 (1.01%) OCP
12 9 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
12 9 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 5 (0.56%) PMP
15 4 (0.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.05%) SLA
2 21 (2.36%) PCI DSS
3 18 (2.03%) ISO 9001
4 17 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (1.91%) ISO 8583
5 14 (1.58%) QA
6 8 (0.90%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.79%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.35%) Terminal Services
4 8 (0.90%) XenApp
4 8 (0.90%) XenDesktop
5 7 (0.79%) Firmware
5 7 (0.79%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (0.68%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.34%) vCloud
7 3 (0.34%) HDFS
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.23%) vSphere
9 1 (0.11%) NFS
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.11%) Samba
9 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.11%) SRDF
9 1 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (0.79%) SCCM
2 6 (0.68%) Puppet
2 6 (0.68%) EdgeSight
3 5 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.45%) MOM
5 3 (0.34%) WSUS
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.23%) Cacti
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 143 (16.10%) Oracle
2 109 (12.27%) Microsoft
3 81 (9.12%) IBM
4 44 (4.95%) Cisco
5 31 (3.49%) SAP
6 30 (3.38%) VMware
7 25 (2.82%) Sun
8 19 (2.14%) HP
8 19 (2.14%) Citrix
9 17 (1.91%) Cognos
10 14 (1.58%) Hyperion
10 14 (1.58%) Informatica
10 14 (1.58%) CheckPoint
11 12 (1.35%) hybris
12 11 (1.24%) Fujitsu
12 11 (1.24%) NetApp
13 10 (1.13%) Remedy
14 9 (1.01%) TIBCO
15 8 (0.90%) Interwoven
15 8 (0.90%) Talend
Watford, Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Norwich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Medical care,
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum, Benefits Car + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
2DB
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 21 days ago
Southend On Sea
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago