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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 51 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 338 496 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.57% 6.24% 6.04%
As % of the General category 13.50% 17.40% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 242 335 329
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,000 £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
2503 2851 2811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.82% 35.87% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 2273 2208
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -16 209 £50,000 +5.26% 26
Bedfordshire +4 58 £40,000 - 6
Cambridgeshire -20 34 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Essex +6 32 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Norfolk +4 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Suffolk -2 2 £47,750 -6.82% 2
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 179 (28.50%) Finance
2 128 (20.38%) E-Commerce
3 127 (20.22%) SQL
4 123 (19.59%) HTML
5 121 (19.27%) Microsoft
5 121 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (17.36%) .NET
7 104 (16.56%) JavaScript
8 93 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 92 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
10 86 (13.69%) ITIL
11 83 (13.22%) Java
12 82 (13.06%) Project Management
13 81 (12.90%) CSS
13 81 (12.90%) Degree
14 80 (12.74%) C#
15 78 (12.42%) MVC
16 74 (11.78%) Windows
17 69 (10.99%) XML
18 65 (10.35%) ASP.NET
19 60 (9.55%) PRINCE2
19 60 (9.55%) MS Excel
19 60 (9.55%) Banking
20 59 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
20 59 (9.39%) FMCG
21 54 (8.60%) SDLC
22 53 (8.44%) Oracle
23 52 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
24 45 (7.17%) J2EE
25 43 (6.85%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 33 (5.25%) WebSphere
2 14 (2.23%) IIS
3 12 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (1.75%) CMS
5 10 (1.59%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.43%) MQSeries
6 9 (1.43%) Node.js
7 8 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.96%) SAS
9 5 (0.80%) OpenEdge
9 5 (0.80%) SugarCRM
9 5 (0.80%) Lync
9 5 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.48%) Confluence
10 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.48%) WordPress
10 3 (0.48%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.48%) Drupal
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 60 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.82%) MS Project
3 14 (2.23%) MS Office
4 12 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.75%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.80%) SPSS
8 3 (0.48%) CINEMA 4D
8 3 (0.48%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (1.91%) Finacle
2 9 (1.43%) FLEXCUBE
3 8 (1.27%) Temenos T24
4 7 (1.11%) Unica
4 7 (1.11%) SAP FI
4 7 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (1.11%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.48%) Magento
7 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.32%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.16%) Retail-J
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.69%) SaaS
2 16 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.07%) PaaS
4 9 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.80%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.48%) Office 365
8 2 (0.32%) Silverpop
9 1 (0.16%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.03%) Internet
2 14 (2.23%) WAN
3 13 (2.07%) LAN
3 13 (2.07%) Firewall
4 9 (1.43%) VLAN
4 9 (1.43%) SAN
5 8 (1.27%) VPN
5 8 (1.27%) DNS
5 8 (1.27%) DHCP
6 7 (1.11%) VoIP
6 7 (1.11%) MPLS
7 6 (0.96%) WebEx
8 5 (0.80%) NAS
8 5 (0.80%) CTI
8 5 (0.80%) PBX
8 5 (0.80%) ISDN
9 4 (0.64%) HTTP
9 4 (0.64%) Wireless
10 3 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.48%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.30%) DB2
3 20 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.03%) DbVisualizer
5 17 (2.71%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.55%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (2.07%) QlikView
8 12 (1.91%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 9 (1.43%) Data Mart
10 9 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.43%) Big Data
11 7 (1.11%) MySQL
11 7 (1.11%) OLAP
12 6 (0.96%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.96%) Neo4j
12 6 (0.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (3.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.87%) Subversion
3 17 (2.71%) Selenium
4 15 (2.39%) Cucumber
5 14 (2.23%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.59%) WebDriver
7 9 (1.43%) HP UFT
7 9 (1.43%) LoadRunner
7 9 (1.43%) NUnit
7 9 (1.43%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.11%) Maven
9 6 (0.96%) JUnit
10 5 (0.80%) Ant
10 5 (0.80%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.64%) Gradle
11 4 (0.64%) Rational Application Developer
11 4 (0.64%) Xcode
11 4 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.48%) Moq
12 3 (0.48%) MSTest
General
1 179 (28.50%) Finance
2 60 (9.55%) Banking
3 36 (5.73%) Manufacturing
4 33 (5.25%) Retail Banking
5 26 (4.14%) Marketing
6 24 (3.82%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.50%) Back Office
8 21 (3.34%) Advertising
9 17 (2.71%) Billing
10 7 (1.11%) Arabic Language
10 7 (1.11%) Russian Language
11 6 (0.96%) French Language
12 5 (0.80%) German Language
12 5 (0.80%) Hindi Language
12 5 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.48%) Local Government
14 2 (0.32%) Law
14 2 (0.32%) Legal
14 2 (0.32%) Publishing
14 2 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 157 (25.00%) Analyst
2 119 (18.95%) Developer
3 69 (10.99%) Project Manager
4 65 (10.35%) Business Analyst
5 55 (8.76%) .NET Developer
6 37 (5.89%) Web Developer
7 33 (5.25%) Architect
8 27 (4.30%) C# Developer
9 24 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (3.66%) Tester
10 23 (3.66%) Senior Manager
11 22 (3.50%) Consultant
11 22 (3.50%) Senior Developer
12 20 (3.18%) Head of IT
13 19 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
13 19 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
14 18 (2.87%) Technical Manager
14 18 (2.87%) Test Analyst
14 18 (2.87%) Junior
15 15 (2.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (19.59%) HTML
2 109 (17.36%) .NET
3 81 (12.90%) CSS
4 69 (10.99%) XML
5 65 (10.35%) ASP.NET
6 52 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (7.17%) J2EE
8 37 (5.89%) Web Services
8 37 (5.89%) jQuery
9 35 (5.57%) HTML5
10 24 (3.82%) Entity Framework
10 24 (3.82%) .NET Framework
11 22 (3.50%) WinForms
12 21 (3.34%) JSP
13 20 (3.18%) WPF
13 20 (3.18%) Razor View Engine
14 19 (3.03%) Flash
15 18 (2.87%) Servlets
15 18 (2.87%) LINQ
15 18 (2.87%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 92 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (9.39%) FMCG
3 23 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 21 (3.34%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 17 (2.71%) User Experience
7 16 (2.55%) EPoS
8 12 (1.91%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.43%) iPad
10 9 (1.43%) iPhone
10 9 (1.43%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.43%) PMI
11 7 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.11%) Physics
12 6 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.80%) Statistics
14 4 (0.64%) Graphic Design
14 4 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
14 4 (0.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (11.78%) Windows
2 34 (5.41%) Linux
3 32 (5.10%) UNIX
4 17 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (2.71%) Android
4 17 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.80%) Solaris
7 5 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.32%) VMS
10 1 (0.16%) OS/400
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (20.38%) E-Commerce
2 121 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (13.69%) ITIL
4 82 (13.06%) Project Management
5 78 (12.42%) MVC
6 60 (9.55%) PRINCE2
7 59 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 54 (8.60%) SDLC
9 43 (6.85%) OO
10 42 (6.69%) Scrum
11 36 (5.73%) CRM
12 35 (5.57%) Analytics
13 32 (5.10%) Change Management
14 31 (4.94%) TDD
15 28 (4.46%) Migration
15 28 (4.46%) Business Analysis
15 28 (4.46%) Coaching
16 26 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (3.98%) Time Management
18 24 (3.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 127 (20.22%) SQL
2 104 (16.56%) JavaScript
3 83 (13.22%) Java
4 80 (12.74%) C#
5 33 (5.25%) C
6 29 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 22 (3.50%) C++
8 19 (3.03%) PHP
9 18 (2.87%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.11%) R
11 5 (0.80%) VBA
11 5 (0.80%) MATLAB
11 5 (0.80%) Ruby
12 4 (0.64%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.64%) Python
12 4 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.48%) VB
13 3 (0.48%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.16%) RPG IV
14 1 (0.16%) RPG
Qualifications
1 81 (12.90%) Degree
2 22 (3.50%) PMI Certification
3 20 (3.18%) PMP
4 16 (2.55%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.39%) ISTQB
6 13 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (1.91%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.27%) ISEB
10 6 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.80%) MCP
12 4 (0.64%) MCSE
12 4 (0.64%) CISSP
12 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.48%) CISM
14 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.32%) CCNP
14 2 (0.32%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.46%) QA
2 23 (3.66%) SLA
3 10 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.48%) COBIT
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) COSO
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 31 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.43%) VMware ESX
4 7 (1.11%) Firmware
5 5 (0.80%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.48%) vSphere
8 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.32%) vCloud
9 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.16%) XenApp
9 1 (0.16%) SRDF
9 1 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.16%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.43%) SCCM
2 8 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.80%) Puppet
5 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.16%) vMotion
6 1 (0.16%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.16%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.16%) SnapVault
6 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 121 (19.27%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.44%) Oracle
3 29 (4.62%) IBM
4 27 (4.30%) SAP
5 25 (3.98%) VMware
6 18 (2.87%) Cisco
7 16 (2.55%) Adobe
7 16 (2.55%) HP
8 13 (2.07%) Citrix
8 13 (2.07%) CheckPoint
9 9 (1.43%) Tableau
10 8 (1.27%) McAfee
10 8 (1.27%) Tripwire
10 8 (1.27%) Cognos
11 6 (0.96%) Google
11 6 (0.96%) Akamai
12 4 (0.64%) Alterian
12 4 (0.64%) Sage
12 4 (0.64%) NetApp
13 3 (0.48%) Dell
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £92000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £700000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago