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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 43 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 358 444 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.87% 5.78% 5.43%
As % of the General category 14.18% 16.06% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 270 301 268
Average salary £46,375 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £30,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
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
2525 2764 2647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.37% 35.97% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2047 2178 2104
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,460 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 28 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 28 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 -11 224 £48,000 - 30
Bedfordshire +25 66 £44,250 +10.62% 12
Cambridgeshire -12 35 £42,500 -8.10% 6
Essex +4 31 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Norfolk +4 1 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Suffolk 0 1 £23,000 +2.22% 1
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 169 (27.13%) Finance
2 136 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (20.22%) E-Commerce
4 121 (19.42%) SQL
5 117 (18.78%) Microsoft
6 114 (18.30%) HTML
7 109 (17.50%) .NET
8 95 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
9 94 (15.09%) JavaScript
10 92 (14.77%) SQL Server
11 88 (14.13%) ITIL
12 82 (13.16%) Java
13 80 (12.84%) C#
14 79 (12.68%) MVC
14 79 (12.68%) Degree
15 78 (12.52%) Windows
16 75 (12.04%) Project Management
17 69 (11.08%) CSS
18 68 (10.91%) ASP.NET
19 64 (10.27%) Banking
20 61 (9.79%) XML
21 55 (8.83%) PRINCE2
21 55 (8.83%) MS Excel
22 54 (8.67%) FMCG
22 54 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
23 51 (8.19%) SDLC
23 51 (8.19%) Oracle
24 49 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
25 43 (6.90%) Scrum
26 42 (6.74%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 32 (5.14%) WebSphere
2 13 (2.09%) IIS
2 13 (2.09%) Node.js
3 12 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (1.77%) CMS
5 9 (1.44%) MQSeries
6 7 (1.12%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.96%) SAS
7 6 (0.96%) SugarCRM
7 6 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.80%) OpenEdge
8 5 (0.80%) Lync
8 5 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.48%) WordPress
9 3 (0.48%) Drupal
9 3 (0.48%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.48%) JBoss
10 2 (0.32%) Confluence
10 2 (0.32%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 55 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.89%) MS Project
3 15 (2.41%) MS Office
4 10 (1.61%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.80%) SPSS
9 4 (0.64%) CINEMA 4D
9 4 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
9 4 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.16%) InDesign
10 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.77%) Finacle
2 9 (1.44%) Temenos T24
2 9 (1.44%) FLEXCUBE
3 5 (0.80%) Unica
4 4 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.64%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.64%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.64%) Magento
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.62%) SaaS
2 15 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.09%) PaaS
4 10 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.96%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Office 365
8 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.05%) Internet
2 17 (2.73%) LAN
3 14 (2.25%) WAN
3 14 (2.25%) Firewall
4 11 (1.77%) VLAN
4 11 (1.77%) DHCP
4 11 (1.77%) VPN
4 11 (1.77%) DNS
5 10 (1.61%) SAN
5 10 (1.61%) MPLS
5 10 (1.61%) Wireless
6 7 (1.12%) VoIP
7 5 (0.80%) CTI
7 5 (0.80%) PBX
7 5 (0.80%) ISDN
7 5 (0.80%) BIG-IP
7 5 (0.80%) NAS
7 5 (0.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (0.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (0.80%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.69%) DB2
3 19 (3.05%) DbVisualizer
4 16 (2.57%) Oracle Database
5 15 (2.41%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (1.93%) QlikView
8 10 (1.61%) Data Mart
8 10 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (1.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 9 (1.44%) Big Data
9 9 (1.44%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.12%) MySQL
12 6 (0.96%) Couchbase
12 6 (0.96%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.64%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.73%) Subversion
3 16 (2.57%) Selenium
3 16 (2.57%) Cucumber
4 15 (2.41%) NUnit
5 10 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.61%) WebDriver
6 9 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (1.44%) HP UFT
6 9 (1.44%) LoadRunner
7 8 (1.28%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.28%) Moq
7 8 (1.28%) MSTest
8 7 (1.12%) JUnit
9 6 (0.96%) Maven
9 6 (0.96%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.64%) Gradle
10 4 (0.64%) Xcode
10 4 (0.64%) Ant
10 4 (0.64%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 169 (27.13%) Finance
2 64 (10.27%) Banking
3 38 (6.10%) Retail Banking
4 30 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 27 (4.33%) Telecoms
6 26 (4.17%) Marketing
7 24 (3.85%) Back Office
8 22 (3.53%) Advertising
9 18 (2.89%) Billing
10 7 (1.12%) Arabic Language
10 7 (1.12%) Russian Language
11 6 (0.96%) French Language
11 6 (0.96%) Games
12 5 (0.80%) German Language
12 5 (0.80%) Hindi Language
13 4 (0.64%) Legal
13 4 (0.64%) Local Government
13 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.48%) Law
15 2 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (24.40%) Analyst
2 120 (19.26%) Developer
3 67 (10.75%) Business Analyst
4 62 (9.95%) Project Manager
5 54 (8.67%) .NET Developer
6 41 (6.58%) Architect
7 35 (5.62%) Web Developer
8 27 (4.33%) Junior
9 20 (3.21%) Tester
9 20 (3.21%) Consultant
10 19 (3.05%) Senior Developer
10 19 (3.05%) .NET Web Developer
10 19 (3.05%) Head of IT
11 17 (2.73%) C# Developer
11 17 (2.73%) Programme Manager
12 16 (2.57%) Junior Analyst
13 15 (2.41%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (2.41%) Test Analyst
13 15 (2.41%) Senior Manager
14 14 (2.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (18.30%) HTML
2 109 (17.50%) .NET
3 69 (11.08%) CSS
4 68 (10.91%) ASP.NET
5 61 (9.79%) XML
6 54 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (6.74%) J2EE
8 36 (5.78%) Web Services
9 33 (5.30%) HTML5
10 32 (5.14%) jQuery
11 27 (4.33%) WinForms
12 25 (4.01%) WPF
12 25 (4.01%) Razor View Engine
13 24 (3.85%) Entity Framework
13 24 (3.85%) .NET Framework
14 20 (3.21%) JSP
14 20 (3.21%) WCF
15 19 (3.05%) RESTful
15 19 (3.05%) Flash
16 18 (2.89%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 95 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (8.67%) FMCG
3 22 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 21 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 21 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 17 (2.73%) EPoS
6 15 (2.41%) User Experience
7 11 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.77%) Mathematics
8 10 (1.61%) iPhone
8 10 (1.61%) iPad
9 9 (1.44%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
10 8 (1.28%) Tandem
11 7 (1.12%) PMI
12 6 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.96%) Statistics
12 6 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.80%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.80%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 78 (12.52%) Windows
2 30 (4.82%) Linux
2 30 (4.82%) UNIX
3 19 (3.05%) Android
3 19 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (2.57%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.64%) Solaris
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (20.22%) E-Commerce
3 88 (14.13%) ITIL
4 79 (12.68%) MVC
5 75 (12.04%) Project Management
6 55 (8.83%) PRINCE2
7 51 (8.19%) SDLC
8 49 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (6.90%) Scrum
10 42 (6.74%) OO
11 37 (5.94%) TDD
12 33 (5.30%) CRM
13 30 (4.82%) Change Management
14 29 (4.65%) Business Analysis
14 29 (4.65%) Coaching
15 28 (4.49%) Analytics
15 28 (4.49%) Line Management
16 27 (4.33%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (4.17%) Time Management
17 26 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 121 (19.42%) SQL
2 94 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 82 (13.16%) Java
4 80 (12.84%) C#
5 30 (4.82%) T-SQL
6 27 (4.33%) C
7 23 (3.69%) C++
8 20 (3.21%) PHP
9 19 (3.05%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.28%) Ruby
11 7 (1.12%) R
12 5 (0.80%) VBA
12 5 (0.80%) Python
12 5 (0.80%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.64%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.48%) VB
14 3 (0.48%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.32%) RPG
16 1 (0.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 79 (12.68%) Degree
2 19 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.89%) PMI Certification
4 15 (2.41%) ISTQB
4 15 (2.41%) PMP
5 14 (2.25%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (1.77%) ISEB
8 10 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.64%) MCP
10 4 (0.64%) CISSP
11 3 (0.48%) CISM
11 3 (0.48%) MCSE
11 3 (0.48%) CCNP
11 3 (0.48%) CCNA
11 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.69%) QA
2 18 (2.89%) SLA
3 12 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) COBIT
6 1 (0.16%) COSO
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 29 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.44%) VMware ESX
4 7 (1.12%) 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 10 (1.61%) SCCM
2 9 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.96%) Puppet
5 3 (0.48%) Cacti
6 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.16%) vMotion
7 1 (0.16%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.16%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.16%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 117 (18.78%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.19%) Oracle
3 27 (4.33%) IBM
4 23 (3.69%) SAP
5 22 (3.53%) Cisco
5 22 (3.53%) VMware
6 17 (2.73%) CheckPoint
6 17 (2.73%) Adobe
7 16 (2.57%) HP
8 11 (1.77%) Citrix
9 9 (1.44%) McAfee
9 9 (1.44%) Tripwire
10 7 (1.12%) Cognos
11 6 (0.96%) Akamai
12 5 (0.80%) F5
12 5 (0.80%) Juniper
13 4 (0.64%) Websense
13 4 (0.64%) Alterian
13 4 (0.64%) Sage
13 4 (0.64%) NetApp
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 1 hour ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus flexible benefits.
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT People First
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus exceptional benefits package.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago