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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 39 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 411 361 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.50% 5.05% 5.09%
As % of the General category 15.18% 13.78% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 285 262 318
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
2707 2620 3443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.20% 36.66% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2120 2113 2776
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,200 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +6 295 £48,500 +2.10% 34
Cambridgeshire +7 64 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Bedfordshire -23 39 £41,000 +17.14% 4
Essex +2 13 £32,500 +3.17% 5
Norfolk - 4 £35,000 - 2
Suffolk +9 1 £22,500 -59.09%
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 388 (43.11%) Finance
2 286 (31.78%) E-Commerce
3 202 (22.44%) Java
4 200 (22.22%) SQL
5 153 (17.00%) Oracle
6 138 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
7 135 (15.00%) Project Management
8 134 (14.89%) Degree
9 132 (14.67%) JavaScript
10 130 (14.44%) Microsoft
11 124 (13.78%) Manufacturing
12 123 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
13 117 (13.00%) Security Cleared
14 112 (12.44%) HTML
15 110 (12.22%) ITIL
16 109 (12.11%) Windows
17 106 (11.78%) SQL Server
18 100 (11.11%) Linux
19 99 (11.00%) CSS
20 98 (10.89%) J2EE
21 93 (10.33%) MS Excel
22 89 (9.89%) JSP
23 87 (9.67%) SC Cleared
24 82 (9.11%) MS Office
25 81 (9.00%) Banking
26 78 (8.67%) C#
26 78 (8.67%) .NET
27 76 (8.44%) XML
27 76 (8.44%) IBM
28 74 (8.22%) JDBC

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 74 (8.22%) WebSphere
2 62 (6.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 48 (5.33%) Tomcat
4 46 (5.11%) IIS
5 40 (4.44%) MQSeries
5 40 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
6 25 (2.78%) Lync
7 18 (2.00%) MS Exchange
8 11 (1.22%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.78%) CMS
10 7 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.67%) WordPress
11 6 (0.67%) Apache
12 5 (0.56%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.56%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.56%) Node.js
13 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.22%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 93 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 82 (9.11%) MS Office
3 22 (2.44%) Photoshop
4 15 (1.67%) MS Project
4 15 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.44%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.89%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.56%) InDesign
9 4 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.44%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.33%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.33%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 16 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.00%) Magento
3 9 (1.00%) Temenos T24
3 9 (1.00%) Finacle
4 8 (0.89%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.67%) Tridion
6 5 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.44%) JDE OneWorld
7 4 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.33%) HFM
9 2 (0.22%) FLEXCUBE
9 2 (0.22%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.11%) Retail-J
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.11%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.44%) PaaS
2 12 (1.33%) IaaS
3 7 (0.78%) SaaS
4 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.67%) Office 365
5 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 67 (7.44%) Internet
2 53 (5.89%) HTTP
3 39 (4.33%) Firewall
4 34 (3.78%) FTP
5 29 (3.22%) LAN
5 29 (3.22%) WAN
6 25 (2.78%) DNS
7 22 (2.44%) SMS
7 22 (2.44%) VPN
8 21 (2.33%) DHCP
8 21 (2.33%) TCP/IP
9 16 (1.78%) MPLS
10 9 (1.00%) Network Security
11 8 (0.89%) VoIP
12 7 (0.78%) SSL
12 7 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.78%) VLAN
13 6 (0.67%) Junos
13 6 (0.67%) PBX
13 6 (0.67%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (11.78%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.44%) DB2
3 46 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (4.67%) MySQL
5 37 (4.11%) Data Mining
6 23 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.78%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
8 12 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (1.11%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.67%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.67%) Essbase
14 5 (0.56%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 55 (6.11%) Subversion
2 36 (4.00%) Ant
3 32 (3.56%) Maven
4 23 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 15 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (1.67%) Rational Application Developer
6 13 (1.44%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 13 (1.44%) JUnit
7 11 (1.22%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.00%) Git (software)
9 9 (1.00%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.89%) Axure RP
10 8 (0.89%) PowerBuilder
11 6 (0.67%) Log4j
12 5 (0.56%) Firebug
12 5 (0.56%) Fiddler
12 5 (0.56%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.56%) Grunt
12 5 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 388 (43.11%) Finance
2 124 (13.78%) Manufacturing
3 81 (9.00%) Banking
4 73 (8.11%) Back Office
5 70 (7.78%) Telecoms
6 59 (6.56%) Marketing
7 43 (4.78%) Retail Banking
8 37 (4.11%) German Language
9 14 (1.56%) Law
10 11 (1.22%) Advertising
11 9 (1.00%) Legal
12 8 (0.89%) Automotive
12 8 (0.89%) French Language
13 7 (0.78%) Games
14 4 (0.44%) Publishing
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 296 (32.89%) Analyst
2 187 (20.78%) Business Analyst
3 177 (19.67%) Developer
4 78 (8.67%) Java Developer
5 77 (8.56%) Project Manager
6 62 (6.89%) Architect
7 60 (6.67%) Consultant
8 54 (6.00%) Support Analyst
9 45 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 42 (4.67%) Junior
11 33 (3.67%) Operations Analyst
12 32 (3.56%) Operations Support Analyst
13 30 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
14 25 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
14 25 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
15 24 (2.67%) Junior Analyst
16 22 (2.44%) Front-End Developer
17 19 (2.11%) Business Systems Analyst
17 19 (2.11%) Payments Business Analyst
18 18 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (12.44%) HTML
2 99 (11.00%) CSS
3 98 (10.89%) J2EE
4 89 (9.89%) JSP
5 78 (8.67%) .NET
6 76 (8.44%) XML
7 74 (8.22%) JDBC
8 67 (7.44%) Web Services
9 61 (6.78%) Middleware
10 54 (6.00%) Servlets
11 49 (5.44%) XHTML
11 49 (5.44%) Ajax
12 46 (5.11%) jQuery
13 37 (4.11%) EJB
14 31 (3.44%) XSLT
14 31 (3.44%) Spring
15 25 (2.78%) Hibernate
16 21 (2.33%) ASP.NET
16 21 (2.33%) JSTL
16 21 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 123 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.33%) Mathematics
3 33 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 27 (3.00%) IVR
4 27 (3.00%) Mobile App
5 26 (2.89%) EPoS
6 22 (2.44%) APACS
6 22 (2.44%) Cryptography
6 22 (2.44%) SWIFT
7 21 (2.33%) User Experience
8 18 (2.00%) Visualisation
9 17 (1.89%) Kindle
9 17 (1.89%) Computer Science
10 16 (1.78%) FMCG
11 13 (1.44%) Data Conversion
12 11 (1.22%) Data Integration
13 10 (1.11%) Social Media
13 10 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.11%) W3C
14 8 (0.89%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 109 (12.11%) Windows
2 100 (11.11%) Linux
3 67 (7.44%) UNIX
4 52 (5.78%) Solaris
5 42 (4.67%) AIX
6 27 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.89%) Windows 7
9 17 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.56%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.78%) HPUX
12 6 (0.67%) VMS
12 6 (0.67%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.11%) Android
13 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (31.78%) E-Commerce
2 138 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (15.00%) Project Management
4 110 (12.22%) ITIL
5 67 (7.44%) Change Management
6 66 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
7 58 (6.44%) PRINCE2
7 58 (6.44%) MVC
8 57 (6.33%) Time Management
9 56 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 56 (6.22%) Business Analysis
10 53 (5.89%) Scrum
11 50 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 44 (4.89%) Coaching
13 42 (4.67%) ERP
13 42 (4.67%) CRM
13 42 (4.67%) Six Sigma
13 42 (4.67%) Web Development
14 41 (4.56%) ETL
15 38 (4.22%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 202 (22.44%) Java
2 200 (22.22%) SQL
3 132 (14.67%) JavaScript
4 78 (8.67%) C#
5 49 (5.44%) VB
6 47 (5.22%) C
7 34 (3.78%) T-SQL
8 33 (3.67%) Perl
8 33 (3.67%) Bash Shell
9 28 (3.11%) PHP
10 22 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 22 (2.44%) VBA
11 21 (2.33%) VBScript
12 15 (1.67%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.22%) C++
14 9 (1.00%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.78%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.67%) XPath
17 5 (0.56%) VB6
18 3 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 134 (14.89%) Degree
2 117 (13.00%) Security Cleared
3 87 (9.67%) SC Cleared
4 28 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (2.78%) CCA
6 21 (2.33%) CCNA
7 17 (1.89%) ISEB
8 11 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (0.89%) MCP
9 8 (0.89%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.78%) PMP
10 7 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.78%) Sun Certification
10 7 (0.78%) OCP
10 7 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.78%) CCNP
11 6 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.00%) PCI DSS
2 26 (2.89%) ISO 9001
3 24 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 24 (2.67%) QA
4 22 (2.44%) ISO 8583
5 16 (1.78%) SLA
6 11 (1.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (3.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.67%) XenApp
4 14 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.33%) Terminal Services
6 11 (1.22%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.78%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.56%) vSphere
11 3 (0.33%) vCloud
11 3 (0.33%) HDFS
11 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.56%) FortiGate
2 5 (0.56%) SCCM
3 4 (0.44%) SCOM
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.22%) MOM
6 1 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 153 (17.00%) Oracle
2 130 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 76 (8.44%) IBM
4 43 (4.78%) Cisco
5 42 (4.67%) VMware
6 38 (4.22%) Fujitsu
7 33 (3.67%) CheckPoint
8 25 (2.78%) SAP
9 24 (2.67%) Red Hat
10 23 (2.56%) Citrix
11 22 (2.44%) HP
12 16 (1.78%) ProCurve
13 15 (1.67%) Talend
13 15 (1.67%) Hyperion
13 15 (1.67%) AppSense
14 12 (1.33%) Demandware
15 11 (1.22%) Adobe
16 10 (1.11%) ATG
16 10 (1.11%) Informatica
16 10 (1.11%) Google
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £100 - £120 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Essex
TVT Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 17 hours ago
Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Car + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Base and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago