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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 41 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 404 462 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.59% 7.00% 6.78%
As % of the General category 15.60% 19.58% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 297 284 405
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £65,000
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
2589 2359 3228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.79% 35.73% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1764 2629
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 January 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 January 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 -8 253 £47,750 +12.35% 23
Bedfordshire +38 58 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Cambridgeshire +6 56 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Essex -28 28 £39,875 +22.69% 2
Norfolk - 11 £40,000 - 3
Suffolk -6 5 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 278 (33.41%) Finance
2 271 (32.57%) E-Commerce
3 216 (25.96%) SQL
4 184 (22.12%) Java
5 144 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (17.07%) Oracle
7 127 (15.26%) Banking
8 123 (14.78%) Project Management
9 119 (14.30%) Degree
9 119 (14.30%) Analytical Skills
10 110 (13.22%) HTML
11 101 (12.14%) JavaScript
11 101 (12.14%) Windows
12 98 (11.78%) J2EE
12 98 (11.78%) Microsoft
13 95 (11.42%) .NET
14 93 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
15 92 (11.06%) Linux
16 91 (10.94%) UNIX
17 90 (10.82%) C#
18 84 (10.10%) CSS
18 84 (10.10%) IBM
19 81 (9.74%) Data Warehouse
19 81 (9.74%) SQL Server
20 80 (9.62%) ITIL
21 79 (9.50%) Manufacturing
22 76 (9.13%) MVC
23 71 (8.53%) XML
24 66 (7.93%) WebSphere
25 64 (7.69%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 66 (7.93%) WebSphere
2 45 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 43 (5.17%) MQSeries
4 41 (4.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 27 (3.25%) IIS
6 26 (3.13%) MS Exchange
7 25 (3.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 24 (2.88%) SharePoint
9 16 (1.92%) Adobe CQ
10 12 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (1.32%) SAS
12 10 (1.20%) Apache
12 10 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (1.08%) CMS
13 9 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (1.08%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (0.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 58 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.29%) MS Office
3 23 (2.76%) MS Project
4 16 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.32%) Photoshop
5 11 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.84%) SPSS
7 5 (0.60%) CPLEX
8 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 40 (4.81%) Temenos T24
1 40 (4.81%) Finacle
2 19 (2.28%) FLEXCUBE
3 15 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (1.08%) Magento
5 8 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (0.96%) SAP FI
5 8 (0.96%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.84%) SAP MM
7 6 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.60%) SiteCatalyst
9 4 (0.48%) HFM
10 3 (0.36%) Summit
10 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.24%) SAP SRM
11 2 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.08%) Office 365
3 6 (0.72%) SaaS
3 6 (0.72%) OpenShift
4 5 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.36%) PaaS
5 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.24%) GitHub
7 1 (0.12%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.37%) HTTP
2 46 (5.53%) Internet
3 25 (3.00%) Firewall
4 22 (2.64%) VPN
5 21 (2.52%) FTP
6 20 (2.40%) TCP/IP
7 17 (2.04%) MPLS
8 15 (1.80%) DNS
9 13 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (1.44%) SMS
11 11 (1.32%) DHCP
11 11 (1.32%) VPLS
12 10 (1.20%) SAN
13 8 (0.96%) VoIP
14 6 (0.72%) LAN
14 6 (0.72%) VLAN
14 6 (0.72%) Network Security
14 6 (0.72%) OSPF
14 6 (0.72%) BGP
14 6 (0.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (9.74%) SQL Server
1 81 (9.74%) Data Warehouse
2 58 (6.97%) DB2
3 42 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (4.93%) Data Mining
5 38 (4.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (3.37%) MySQL
6 28 (3.37%) Relational Database
7 24 (2.88%) Oracle Database
8 19 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (2.16%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.56%) QlikView
12 12 (1.44%) DbVisualizer
13 11 (1.32%) Big Data
13 11 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (1.32%) OLAP
14 10 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.08%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 33 (3.97%) Subversion
2 24 (2.88%) JUnit
3 22 (2.64%) Maven
4 20 (2.40%) Ant
5 17 (2.04%) NUnit
5 17 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 16 (1.92%) Eclipse
7 14 (1.68%) Rational Application Developer
8 12 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
9 11 (1.32%) LoadRunner
9 11 (1.32%) Moq
9 11 (1.32%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.20%) Log4j
11 9 (1.08%) Selenium
12 8 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.96%) MSTest
12 8 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (0.96%) Cucumber
13 7 (0.84%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 278 (33.41%) Finance
2 127 (15.26%) Banking
3 79 (9.50%) Manufacturing
4 61 (7.33%) Marketing
5 55 (6.61%) Retail Banking
6 46 (5.53%) Telecoms
7 26 (3.13%) Back Office
8 18 (2.16%) Law
9 14 (1.68%) Games
10 7 (0.84%) Automotive
11 6 (0.72%) Legal
12 3 (0.36%) Arabic Language
12 3 (0.36%) German Language
12 3 (0.36%) Russian Language
13 2 (0.24%) Advertising
13 2 (0.24%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 251 (30.17%) Analyst
2 177 (21.27%) Developer
3 159 (19.11%) Business Analyst
4 69 (8.29%) Project Manager
5 62 (7.45%) Architect
6 45 (5.41%) Consultant
7 40 (4.81%) Support Analyst
8 39 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
9 38 (4.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 37 (4.45%) Java Developer
11 36 (4.33%) .NET Developer
12 35 (4.21%) Banking Business Analyst
13 30 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
14 28 (3.37%) Senior Developer
15 24 (2.88%) Business Systems Analyst
16 23 (2.76%) Senior Business Analyst
16 23 (2.76%) Delivery Manager
17 21 (2.52%) Enterprise Architect
17 21 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
18 18 (2.16%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (13.22%) HTML
2 98 (11.78%) J2EE
3 95 (11.42%) .NET
4 84 (10.10%) CSS
5 71 (8.53%) XML
6 62 (7.45%) Middleware
7 47 (5.65%) jQuery
8 42 (5.05%) Web Services
9 40 (4.81%) JSP
10 38 (4.57%) ASP.NET
11 37 (4.45%) JDBC
12 35 (4.21%) Servlets
13 28 (3.37%) XHTML
14 27 (3.25%) HTML5
14 27 (3.25%) Ajax
15 25 (3.00%) Spring
16 22 (2.64%) Hibernate
17 21 (2.52%) XSLT
17 21 (2.52%) JSON
18 20 (2.40%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 119 (14.30%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.17%) FMCG
3 28 (3.37%) Mathematics
4 24 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.28%) Computer Science
7 16 (1.92%) EPoS
7 16 (1.92%) User Experience
7 16 (1.92%) Social Media
8 14 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.56%) Kindle
10 12 (1.44%) Data Integration
10 12 (1.44%) IVR
11 10 (1.20%) APACS
11 10 (1.20%) Cryptography
11 10 (1.20%) Web 2.0
11 10 (1.20%) SWIFT
11 10 (1.20%) Open Source
12 9 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 101 (12.14%) Windows
2 92 (11.06%) Linux
3 91 (10.94%) UNIX
4 45 (5.41%) Solaris
5 25 (3.00%) AIX
6 22 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.68%) Windows 7
8 14 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.32%) HPUX
10 10 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.72%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.72%) Android
12 5 (0.60%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.60%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.60%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.60%) VMS
13 1 (0.12%) OS/400
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (32.57%) E-Commerce
2 144 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (14.78%) Project Management
4 93 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
5 80 (9.62%) ITIL
6 76 (9.13%) MVC
7 64 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 63 (7.57%) ETL
9 55 (6.61%) Scrum
9 55 (6.61%) Business Analysis
10 53 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 47 (5.65%) Time Management
12 46 (5.53%) PRINCE2
13 43 (5.17%) ERP
13 43 (5.17%) SOA
14 42 (5.05%) Analytics
15 41 (4.93%) UML
16 40 (4.81%) OO
17 38 (4.57%) TDD
18 34 (4.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 216 (25.96%) SQL
2 184 (22.12%) Java
3 101 (12.14%) JavaScript
4 90 (10.82%) C#
5 57 (6.85%) T-SQL
6 34 (4.09%) C
7 30 (3.61%) PL/SQL
8 29 (3.49%) VB
9 28 (3.37%) Perl
10 25 (3.00%) Bash Shell
11 22 (2.64%) C++
12 12 (1.44%) VBA
13 10 (1.20%) XPath
14 9 (1.08%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.08%) Ruby
14 9 (1.08%) R
15 8 (0.96%) Python
15 8 (0.96%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.96%) VBScript
16 7 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 119 (14.30%) Degree
2 41 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.45%) SC Cleared
4 31 (3.73%) ISEB
5 19 (2.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 18 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (1.92%) Sun Certification
7 16 (1.92%) ISTQB
8 15 (1.80%) CCNP
9 13 (1.56%) PMI Certification
10 12 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.20%) CCA
12 9 (1.08%) MCP
12 9 (1.08%) OCP
12 9 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (0.84%) CCNA
15 6 (0.72%) PMP
16 5 (0.60%) PhD
17 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.09%) SLA
2 19 (2.28%) ISO 9001
3 14 (1.68%) QA
3 14 (1.68%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.20%) ISO 8583
5 8 (0.96%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.72%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.96%) XenApp
3 8 (0.96%) XenDesktop
4 7 (0.84%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.72%) Firmware
6 5 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.36%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.36%) vSphere
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.24%) vCloud
9 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.12%) SRDF
9 1 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.12%) NFS
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (1.08%) SCCM
2 7 (0.84%) Puppet
3 6 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.72%) EdgeSight
4 4 (0.48%) WSUS
4 4 (0.48%) MOM
5 3 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.24%) Cacti
7 1 (0.12%) SCOM
7 1 (0.12%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 142 (17.07%) Oracle
2 98 (11.78%) Microsoft
3 84 (10.10%) IBM
4 38 (4.57%) Cisco
5 32 (3.85%) SAP
6 29 (3.49%) VMware
7 26 (3.13%) Sun
8 19 (2.28%) HP
8 19 (2.28%) Citrix
8 19 (2.28%) Cognos
9 16 (1.92%) hybris
10 15 (1.80%) Hyperion
11 13 (1.56%) Informatica
12 11 (1.32%) Fujitsu
13 10 (1.20%) Remedy
13 10 (1.20%) CheckPoint
13 10 (1.20%) TIBCO
13 10 (1.20%) Interwoven
14 8 (0.96%) Tableau
15 7 (0.84%) Talend
Norfolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Up to £28,000 pa
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Negotiable + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
Galliard Homes
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum, Benefits Bonus Healthcare Overtime Holid
Posted: 23 hours ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £72000 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £72000 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + 25 days holiday + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago