The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 23 29 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 112 90 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.22% 6.68% 3.79%
As % of the General category 14.83% 13.66% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 27
Average salary £50,000 £42,303 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.19% -10.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £27,950 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,750 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
755 659 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.39% 48.89% 48.79%
Number of salaries quoted 451 447 383
Average salary £47,000 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.04% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Retail
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Edinburgh region.

Retail Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Retail
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 197 (83.12%) Banking
2 127 (53.59%) Finance
3 84 (35.44%) Retail Banking
4 45 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (16.46%) Coaching
6 36 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (15.19%) Mentoring
6 36 (15.19%) QA
6 36 (15.19%) SQL
7 31 (13.08%) Java
7 31 (13.08%) Windows
8 30 (12.66%) UNIX
9 29 (12.24%) Service Delivery
10 27 (11.39%) Project Management
11 25 (10.55%) Degree
12 22 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (8.44%) XML
13 20 (8.44%) Oracle
13 20 (8.44%) Business Analysis
14 19 (8.02%) Change Management
14 19 (8.02%) DNS
15 18 (7.59%) DHCP
15 18 (7.59%) Active Directory
15 18 (7.59%) Client/Server
15 18 (7.59%) Windows XP
15 18 (7.59%) J2EE
15 18 (7.59%) PL/SQL
15 18 (7.59%) Clustering
15 18 (7.59%) Windows 7

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (5.91%) SAS
2 10 (4.22%) CICS
3 9 (3.80%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.80%) MQSeries
4 8 (3.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.11%) Drupal
7 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.84%) CMS
7 2 (0.84%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.22%) MS Project
2 7 (2.95%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.42%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.42%) Finacle
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.42%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.42%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.02%) DNS
2 18 (7.59%) DHCP
3 7 (2.95%) Internet
4 5 (2.11%) ATM
5 2 (0.84%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) LDAP
6 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.22%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.95%) DB2
3 5 (2.11%) DataStage
3 5 (2.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.42%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.27%) Mercurial
2 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.84%) Ant
3 2 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.84%) Maven
3 2 (0.84%) Selenium
3 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.42%) NUnit
4 1 (0.42%) JIRA
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 197 (83.12%) Banking
2 127 (53.59%) Finance
3 84 (35.44%) Retail Banking
4 9 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.11%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.69%) Marketing
7 3 (1.27%) Publishing
8 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.84%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 55 (23.21%) Analyst
2 30 (12.66%) Developer
3 23 (9.70%) Architect
4 21 (8.86%) Project Manager
5 17 (7.17%) Systems Analyst
6 16 (6.75%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.33%) Senior Developer
8 13 (5.49%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.22%) Desktop Technician
9 10 (4.22%) Consultant
9 10 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (4.22%) Technical Specialist
10 9 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
10 9 (3.80%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (3.38%) Tester
11 8 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (3.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 8 (3.38%) Banking Business Analyst
11 8 (3.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 7 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.44%) XML
2 18 (7.59%) J2EE
3 10 (4.22%) HTML
4 9 (3.80%) CSS
5 6 (2.53%) .NET
5 6 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (2.53%) Middleware
5 6 (2.53%) HTML5
6 5 (2.11%) RESTful
6 5 (2.11%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.11%) Apache Flex
7 4 (1.69%) Ajax
7 4 (1.69%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.69%) JSON
8 3 (1.27%) jQuery
8 3 (1.27%) CSS3
8 3 (1.27%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (1.27%) Web Services
9 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (0.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.59%) Client/Server
2 18 (7.59%) Clustering
3 11 (4.64%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.22%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.11%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.11%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.11%) Chip Card
6 4 (1.69%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.27%) Open Source
7 3 (1.27%) FMCG
7 3 (1.27%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.27%) Statistics
8 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.42%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.08%) Windows
2 30 (12.66%) UNIX
3 18 (7.59%) Windows XP
3 18 (7.59%) Windows 7
4 13 (5.49%) Linux
5 8 (3.38%) AIX
6 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (16.46%) Coaching
3 36 (15.19%) Mentoring
4 29 (12.24%) Service Delivery
5 27 (11.39%) Project Management
6 22 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (8.44%) Business Analysis
8 19 (8.02%) Change Management
9 17 (7.17%) PRINCE2
10 15 (6.33%) Workflow
11 14 (5.91%) PRINCE
12 13 (5.49%) Risk Management
12 13 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (5.49%) Cyber Security
13 12 (5.06%) TOGAF
14 11 (4.64%) Migration
14 11 (4.64%) ITIL
14 11 (4.64%) Analytics
15 9 (3.80%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.19%) SQL
2 31 (13.08%) Java
3 18 (7.59%) PL/SQL
4 10 (4.22%) Assembly Language
4 10 (4.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.11%) REXX
5 5 (2.11%) JCL
5 5 (2.11%) C#
5 5 (2.11%) COBOL
5 5 (2.11%) PHP
6 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.84%) Python
7 2 (0.84%) VB
7 2 (0.84%) C
7 2 (0.84%) Scala
8 1 (0.42%) Korn
8 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (10.55%) Degree
2 8 (3.38%) CISA
2 8 (3.38%) CISSP
3 5 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.11%) ISEB
4 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) APMP
5 1 (0.42%) PMP
5 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.19%) QA
2 5 (2.11%) SLA
3 4 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.42%) FATCA
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.69%) XenApp
2 4 (1.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) CA Endevor
1 5 (2.11%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.69%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (8.44%) Oracle
2 11 (4.64%) IBM
3 6 (2.53%) Fujitsu
4 5 (2.11%) Misys
4 5 (2.11%) HP
5 4 (1.69%) Citrix
5 4 (1.69%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (1.27%) Google
6 3 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.27%) Adobe
7 1 (0.42%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.42%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.42%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.42%) Sun
7 1 (0.42%) Dell
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £44000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, X OT, Van, Pension, BUPA
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42369 - £61215 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London or Edinburgh, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago