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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 62 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 306 503 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.96% 6.09% 6.68%
As % of the General category 11.70% 16.88% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 215 331 387
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
2616 2979 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.82% 36.07% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2057 2360 2214
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 £62,500 £72,500
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -19 193 £50,000 +11.11% 37
Bedfordshire +2 54 £58,750 +37.42% 3
Essex -5 29 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Cambridgeshire -13 24 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Suffolk +4 4 £35,250 -55.93%
Norfolk - 3 £35,000 -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 172 (27.65%) Finance
2 149 (23.95%) E-Commerce
3 132 (21.22%) HTML
4 128 (20.58%) SQL
5 116 (18.65%) Microsoft
6 115 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
7 112 (18.01%) JavaScript
8 107 (17.20%) .NET
9 104 (16.72%) Java
10 102 (16.40%) SQL Server
11 89 (14.31%) CSS
12 81 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
13 77 (12.38%) ITIL
14 76 (12.22%) C#
15 75 (12.06%) XML
16 73 (11.74%) MVC
16 73 (11.74%) Degree
17 71 (11.41%) Project Management
17 71 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
17 71 (11.41%) Windows
18 67 (10.77%) FMCG
19 64 (10.29%) PRINCE2
20 63 (10.13%) Oracle
21 60 (9.65%) J2EE
22 58 (9.32%) MS Excel
23 56 (9.00%) ASP.NET
24 53 (8.52%) Banking
25 51 (8.20%) SDLC
26 48 (7.72%) WebSphere
26 48 (7.72%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 48 (7.72%) WebSphere
2 21 (3.38%) MS Exchange
3 19 (3.05%) MQSeries
4 16 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (1.93%) IIS
6 12 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.29%) CMS
8 7 (1.13%) SAS
8 7 (1.13%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.96%) Node.js
10 5 (0.80%) Lync
10 5 (0.80%) SugarCRM
11 4 (0.64%) Drupal
11 4 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.48%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.48%) WordPress
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 58 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.02%) MS Project
3 13 (2.09%) MS Office
4 8 (1.29%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.13%) SPSS
5 7 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.32%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.25%) Finacle
2 10 (1.61%) Temenos T24
3 9 (1.45%) SAP FI
3 9 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (1.45%) SAP CO
4 8 (1.29%) FLEXCUBE
5 7 (1.13%) Unica
6 5 (0.80%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.48%) Magento
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.32%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.16%) Summit
10 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.16%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.59%) SaaS
2 19 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.09%) PaaS
4 10 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.45%) Office 365
6 6 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.96%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.64%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.32%) Silverpop
9 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.38%) Internet
2 20 (3.22%) Firewall
3 15 (2.41%) WAN
4 13 (2.09%) LAN
4 13 (2.09%) SAN
5 12 (1.93%) VLAN
5 12 (1.93%) HTTP
6 10 (1.61%) VPN
7 9 (1.45%) VoIP
8 8 (1.29%) DNS
8 8 (1.29%) MPLS
9 7 (1.13%) DHCP
9 7 (1.13%) NAS
10 6 (0.96%) WebEx
11 5 (0.80%) FTP
11 5 (0.80%) PBX
11 5 (0.80%) ISDN
12 4 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.64%) Wireless
13 3 (0.48%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.43%) DB2
3 24 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (3.86%) DbVisualizer
4 22 (3.54%) Oracle Database
5 18 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.25%) NoSQL
8 13 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (1.77%) QlikView
9 11 (1.77%) OLAP
10 10 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.45%) MySQL
11 9 (1.45%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.45%) Big Data
12 8 (1.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 8 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.29%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 23 (3.70%) Subversion
2 20 (3.22%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.05%) Selenium
4 17 (2.73%) Cucumber
5 15 (2.41%) Visual Studio
5 15 (2.41%) HP UFT
6 14 (2.25%) LoadRunner
7 11 (1.77%) JUnit
7 11 (1.77%) NUnit
7 11 (1.77%) WebDriver
7 11 (1.77%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.61%) Maven
9 8 (1.29%) Ant
10 6 (0.96%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.64%) Moq
12 4 (0.64%) MSTest
12 4 (0.64%) Rational Application Developer
12 4 (0.64%) Gradle
12 4 (0.64%) TestDirector
General
1 172 (27.65%) Finance
2 53 (8.52%) Banking
3 42 (6.75%) Manufacturing
4 30 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 26 (4.18%) Retail Banking
6 20 (3.22%) Marketing
7 16 (2.57%) Advertising
8 13 (2.09%) Back Office
9 11 (1.77%) Billing
10 7 (1.13%) Arabic Language
10 7 (1.13%) Russian Language
11 5 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.64%) French Language
13 3 (0.48%) German Language
13 3 (0.48%) Hindi Language
14 2 (0.32%) Automotive
15 1 (0.16%) Legal
15 1 (0.16%) Games
15 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (24.28%) Analyst
2 118 (18.97%) Developer
3 73 (11.74%) Project Manager
4 59 (9.49%) Business Analyst
5 51 (8.20%) .NET Developer
6 37 (5.95%) Web Developer
7 34 (5.47%) Architect
7 34 (5.47%) C# Developer
8 28 (4.50%) Tester
8 28 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (4.02%) Head of IT
9 25 (4.02%) Consultant
10 23 (3.70%) Senior Manager
11 22 (3.54%) Senior Developer
11 22 (3.54%) Test Analyst
12 20 (3.22%) Technical Manager
13 19 (3.05%) Senior Project Manager
14 15 (2.41%) Java Developer
14 15 (2.41%) Service Manager
14 15 (2.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (21.22%) HTML
2 107 (17.20%) .NET
3 89 (14.31%) CSS
4 75 (12.06%) XML
5 60 (9.65%) J2EE
6 56 (9.00%) ASP.NET
7 45 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (6.91%) jQuery
9 36 (5.79%) HTML5
10 34 (5.47%) Web Services
11 25 (4.02%) Flash
11 25 (4.02%) Ajax
12 22 (3.54%) JSP
13 19 (3.05%) .NET Framework
13 19 (3.05%) Entity Framework
14 18 (2.89%) Middleware
15 17 (2.73%) Servlets
16 15 (2.41%) JSON
16 15 (2.41%) LINQ
17 14 (2.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 81 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (10.77%) FMCG
3 20 (3.22%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.05%) EPoS
5 18 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.89%) Computer Science
6 15 (2.41%) User Experience
7 12 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.93%) PMI
8 11 (1.77%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.29%) iPhone
9 8 (1.29%) iPad
9 8 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.13%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.96%) Physics
12 5 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.80%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (0.64%) Tandem
13 4 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 71 (11.41%) Windows
2 40 (6.43%) UNIX
3 38 (6.11%) Linux
4 19 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.57%) Android
6 14 (2.25%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.13%) Solaris
10 5 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.48%) AIX
12 2 (0.32%) HPUX
12 2 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.32%) VMS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (23.95%) E-Commerce
2 115 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (12.38%) ITIL
4 73 (11.74%) MVC
5 71 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (11.41%) Project Management
6 64 (10.29%) PRINCE2
7 51 (8.20%) SDLC
8 48 (7.72%) Scrum
9 42 (6.75%) Analytics
10 38 (6.11%) OO
11 35 (5.63%) CRM
11 35 (5.63%) Business Analysis
12 33 (5.31%) System Testing
13 32 (5.14%) Change Management
14 30 (4.82%) Time Management
15 29 (4.66%) Waterfall
15 29 (4.66%) Coaching
16 28 (4.50%) Line Management
16 28 (4.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 128 (20.58%) SQL
2 112 (18.01%) JavaScript
3 104 (16.72%) Java
4 76 (12.22%) C#
5 38 (6.11%) C
6 26 (4.18%) C++
6 26 (4.18%) T-SQL
7 19 (3.05%) PHP
8 14 (2.25%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.13%) MATLAB
10 6 (0.96%) R
11 5 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.64%) Perl
12 4 (0.64%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.64%) VB
13 3 (0.48%) Ruby
13 3 (0.48%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.48%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.48%) Python
14 2 (0.32%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 73 (11.74%) Degree
2 23 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 19 (3.05%) ISEB
4 18 (2.89%) PMP
4 18 (2.89%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.13%) MCP
9 6 (0.96%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.80%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.64%) MCSE
12 3 (0.48%) CISSP
12 3 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.32%) MCPD
13 2 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.82%) QA
2 24 (3.86%) SLA
3 10 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) COBIT
5 2 (0.32%) COSO
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 27 (4.34%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.45%) VMware ESX
4 7 (1.13%) Firmware
5 5 (0.80%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.80%) vSphere
6 4 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.32%) NFS
8 2 (0.32%) SRDF
8 2 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.32%) XenApp
9 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (1.13%) SCCM
3 6 (0.96%) Puppet
4 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.32%) EMC VPLEX
4 2 (0.32%) SnapMirror
4 2 (0.32%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.16%) WSUS
5 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.16%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.16%) vMotion
Vendors
1 116 (18.65%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.13%) Oracle
3 43 (6.91%) IBM
4 32 (5.14%) VMware
5 30 (4.82%) SAP
6 22 (3.54%) HP
7 19 (3.05%) Citrix
7 19 (3.05%) Cisco
8 16 (2.57%) CheckPoint
9 12 (1.93%) Tableau
10 10 (1.61%) Adobe
11 8 (1.29%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.13%) Cognos
12 7 (1.13%) McAfee
12 7 (1.13%) Tripwire
13 5 (0.80%) Demandware
13 5 (0.80%) hybris
13 5 (0.80%) NetApp
13 5 (0.80%) Sun
13 5 (0.80%) EMC
Luton, Bedfordshire
TUI Travel PLC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50-60k+
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Aquent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Vitamin T
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