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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 61 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 309 476 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.26% 6.03% 5.78%
As % of the General category 12.26% 16.31% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 224 293 323
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
2520 2918 3086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.71% 36.94% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1993 2238 2483
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -11 192 £45,000 +12.50% 33
Bedfordshire +48 62 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Cambridgeshire -14 26 £57,500 +35.29% 15
Essex -34 20 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Norfolk +7 11 £45,000 +50.00%
Suffolk +4 6 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 222 (29.13%) E-Commerce
2 199 (26.12%) Finance
3 190 (24.93%) SQL
4 146 (19.16%) Java
5 135 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (14.96%) HTML
7 110 (14.44%) Banking
8 106 (13.91%) Degree
9 104 (13.65%) JavaScript
10 102 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
11 100 (13.12%) Project Management
12 96 (12.60%) .NET
13 89 (11.68%) Oracle
14 88 (11.55%) SQL Server
15 87 (11.42%) Microsoft
16 86 (11.29%) CSS
17 83 (10.89%) C#
18 79 (10.37%) J2EE
19 77 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
20 74 (9.71%) Windows
21 71 (9.32%) MVC
22 70 (9.19%) IBM
23 65 (8.53%) UNIX
23 65 (8.53%) XML
23 65 (8.53%) ITIL
24 64 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
25 63 (8.27%) Linux
26 62 (8.14%) Waterfall
27 60 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
28 56 (7.35%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 55 (7.22%) WebSphere
2 36 (4.72%) MQSeries
3 29 (3.81%) Tomcat
4 27 (3.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 24 (3.15%) MS Exchange
6 20 (2.62%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (2.36%) IIS
9 15 (1.97%) IBM HTTP Server
10 13 (1.71%) SAS
10 13 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (1.57%) Apache Solr
12 9 (1.18%) Adobe CQ
13 7 (0.92%) CMS
14 6 (0.79%) Apache
14 6 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.66%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.52%) Umbraco
17 3 (0.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.81%) MS Project
3 24 (3.15%) MS Office
4 16 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.31%) SPSS
6 9 (1.18%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.66%) CPLEX
8 4 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 38 (4.99%) Finacle
2 36 (4.72%) Temenos T24
3 20 (2.62%) FLEXCUBE
4 13 (1.71%) SAP CO
4 13 (1.71%) SAP FI
4 13 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (0.92%) SAP MM
5 7 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.79%) Magento
7 5 (0.66%) SiteCatalyst
7 5 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.52%) SAP Retail
8 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.39%) Summit
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.62%) SaaS
2 13 (1.71%) Office 365
3 8 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.66%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.26%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.91%) HTTP
2 32 (4.20%) Internet
3 22 (2.89%) Firewall
4 16 (2.10%) FTP
5 15 (1.97%) VPN
6 13 (1.71%) SAN
7 12 (1.57%) MPLS
8 10 (1.31%) SMS
9 9 (1.18%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.92%) DNS
10 7 (0.92%) VLAN
10 7 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (0.92%) NAS
11 6 (0.79%) OSPF
11 6 (0.79%) BGP
11 6 (0.79%) LAN
11 6 (0.79%) WAN
11 6 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (0.66%) VoIP
12 5 (0.66%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 64 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (6.82%) DB2
4 41 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (3.54%) Data Mining
7 25 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (2.89%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.23%) OLAP
10 16 (2.10%) MySQL
10 16 (2.10%) QlikView
11 15 (1.97%) DbVisualizer
11 15 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (1.97%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.84%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.57%) Big Data
15 10 (1.31%) Hadoop
16 8 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (2.36%) Subversion
2 15 (1.97%) NUnit
2 15 (1.97%) JUnit
3 14 (1.84%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (1.84%) Maven
3 14 (1.84%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.71%) LoadRunner
4 13 (1.71%) Ant
5 11 (1.44%) Selenium
6 10 (1.31%) Moq
7 9 (1.18%) MSTest
7 9 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.18%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.05%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.92%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.92%) Log4j
10 6 (0.79%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.52%) TestDirector
General
1 199 (26.12%) Finance
2 110 (14.44%) Banking
3 49 (6.43%) Retail Banking
4 48 (6.30%) Marketing
5 41 (5.38%) Manufacturing
6 28 (3.67%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.97%) Back Office
8 10 (1.31%) Games
9 8 (1.05%) Law
10 6 (0.79%) Automotive
11 5 (0.66%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Arabic Language
12 3 (0.39%) Russian Language
13 2 (0.26%) Advertising
13 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) French Language
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 226 (29.66%) Analyst
2 156 (20.47%) Developer
3 129 (16.93%) Business Analyst
4 69 (9.06%) Project Manager
5 47 (6.17%) .NET Developer
6 46 (6.04%) Architect
7 37 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 33 (4.33%) C# Developer
9 30 (3.94%) Systems Analyst
10 29 (3.81%) Support Analyst
10 29 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
11 28 (3.67%) Consultant
12 26 (3.41%) C# .NET Developer
13 25 (3.28%) Banking Business Analyst
13 25 (3.28%) Senior Developer
14 24 (3.15%) Technical Manager
15 22 (2.89%) Senior Manager
16 21 (2.76%) Java Developer
16 21 (2.76%) Delivery Manager
17 19 (2.49%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (14.96%) HTML
2 96 (12.60%) .NET
3 86 (11.29%) CSS
4 79 (10.37%) J2EE
5 65 (8.53%) XML
6 54 (7.09%) jQuery
7 41 (5.38%) Middleware
8 40 (5.25%) ASP.NET
9 33 (4.33%) HTML5
10 30 (3.94%) Ajax
11 29 (3.81%) Web Services
12 25 (3.28%) JSP
13 24 (3.15%) Servlets
14 23 (3.02%) JDBC
14 23 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (2.23%) XHTML
16 16 (2.10%) Flash
16 16 (2.10%) WCF
17 15 (1.97%) JSON
17 15 (1.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 102 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (7.09%) FMCG
3 23 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 19 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.49%) User Experience
5 18 (2.36%) Mathematics
5 18 (2.36%) EPoS
6 15 (1.97%) Management Information System
6 15 (1.97%) Social Media
7 14 (1.84%) PMI
8 10 (1.31%) Kindle
8 10 (1.31%) Inversion of Control
9 9 (1.18%) Open Source
9 9 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.18%) Tandem
9 9 (1.18%) Physics
10 8 (1.05%) IVR
10 8 (1.05%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.92%) Web 2.0
12 6 (0.79%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 74 (9.71%) Windows
2 65 (8.53%) UNIX
3 63 (8.27%) Linux
4 28 (3.67%) Solaris
5 15 (1.97%) AIX
6 11 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.05%) HPUX
9 6 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.79%) Android
9 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.13%) SUSE
12 1 (0.13%) OS/400
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (29.13%) E-Commerce
2 135 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (13.12%) Project Management
4 77 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
5 71 (9.32%) MVC
6 65 (8.53%) ITIL
7 62 (8.14%) Waterfall
8 60 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 56 (7.35%) Analytics
10 55 (7.22%) Scrum
11 53 (6.96%) Business Analysis
12 52 (6.82%) PRINCE2
13 45 (5.91%) ETL
14 40 (5.25%) UML
14 40 (5.25%) OO
14 40 (5.25%) Time Management
15 37 (4.86%) Use Case
16 35 (4.59%) Software Engineering
17 32 (4.20%) TDD
18 31 (4.07%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (24.93%) SQL
2 146 (19.16%) Java
3 104 (13.65%) JavaScript
4 83 (10.89%) C#
5 48 (6.30%) T-SQL
6 30 (3.94%) C
7 22 (2.89%) PL/SQL
8 21 (2.76%) C++
9 18 (2.36%) Perl
10 15 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 12 (1.57%) R
12 10 (1.31%) VB
13 8 (1.05%) MATLAB
13 8 (1.05%) Ruby
13 8 (1.05%) Python
14 7 (0.92%) XPath
14 7 (0.92%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.79%) Assembly Language
16 5 (0.66%) Clojure
16 5 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 106 (13.91%) Degree
2 29 (3.81%) ISEB
3 20 (2.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 20 (2.62%) PMI Certification
4 18 (2.36%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (1.57%) PMP
6 9 (1.18%) CCNP
6 9 (1.18%) MCP
6 9 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.18%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.92%) CCNA
7 7 (0.92%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.79%) CCA
9 5 (0.66%) PhD
10 4 (0.52%) CISA
11 3 (0.39%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.46%) SLA
2 27 (3.54%) QA
3 13 (1.71%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.05%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.79%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.26%) COBIT
7 2 (0.26%) COSO
System Software
1 17 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.92%) Firmware
4 4 (0.52%) vSphere
5 3 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.26%) XenApp
6 2 (0.26%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.26%) NFS
6 2 (0.26%) SRDF
6 2 (0.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.13%) Samba
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.92%) SCCM
3 6 (0.79%) Puppet
4 4 (0.52%) WSUS
5 3 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.26%) MOM
6 2 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.26%) Cacti
7 1 (0.13%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 89 (11.68%) Oracle
2 87 (11.42%) Microsoft
3 70 (9.19%) IBM
4 35 (4.59%) SAP
5 29 (3.81%) Cisco
6 28 (3.67%) VMware
7 23 (3.02%) Cognos
8 22 (2.89%) HP
9 20 (2.62%) Sun
10 16 (2.10%) Citrix
11 15 (1.97%) Tableau
12 13 (1.71%) hybris
13 9 (1.18%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.92%) Interwoven
14 7 (0.92%) EMC
15 6 (0.79%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.79%) NetApp
15 6 (0.79%) Brocade
16 5 (0.66%) Demandware
16 5 (0.66%) Remedy
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits + car
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Salary: to £65,000 + Benefits
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Salary: to £40,000 + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + + Benefits
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JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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