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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 25 30 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs citing Retail 103 92 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.62% 6.56% 3.92%
As % of the General category 14.09% 14.09% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 29
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £60,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
731 653 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.07% 46.54% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 406 445 368
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 196 (80.66%) Banking
2 132 (54.32%) Finance
3 71 (29.22%) Retail Banking
4 47 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (18.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (18.93%) Mentoring
6 45 (18.52%) Coaching
7 39 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (16.05%) Windows
8 37 (15.23%) UNIX
9 33 (13.58%) SQL
9 33 (13.58%) Service Delivery
10 32 (13.17%) QA
11 29 (11.93%) Project Management
12 28 (11.52%) Java
13 27 (11.11%) Change Management
14 25 (10.29%) Degree
15 22 (9.05%) PRINCE2
15 22 (9.05%) Cyber Security
16 21 (8.64%) Oracle
17 19 (7.82%) DNS
18 18 (7.41%) Windows XP
18 18 (7.41%) DHCP
18 18 (7.41%) Client/Server
18 18 (7.41%) Active Directory
18 18 (7.41%) Clustering
18 18 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (7.41%) Windows 7
19 17 (7.00%) Mainframe
19 17 (7.00%) DB2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (6.17%) SAS
2 14 (5.76%) WebSphere
3 12 (4.94%) CICS
4 10 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (3.70%) MQSeries
5 9 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (2.47%) Drupal
7 5 (2.06%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 5 (2.06%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.23%) CMS
8 3 (1.23%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.41%) IIS
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.88%) MS Project
2 4 (1.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.82%) Finacle
3 1 (0.41%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.41%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.82%) DNS
2 18 (7.41%) DHCP
3 7 (2.88%) Internet
4 6 (2.47%) Firewall
5 5 (2.06%) ATM
6 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.00%) DB2
2 11 (4.53%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.06%) DataStage
4 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.41%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.23%) Mercurial
2 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.23%) Ant
2 3 (1.23%) Maven
3 2 (0.82%) Selenium
3 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.41%) NUnit
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 196 (80.66%) Banking
2 132 (54.32%) Finance
3 71 (29.22%) Retail Banking
4 12 (4.94%) General Ledger
5 11 (4.53%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.06%) Marketing
7 3 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.23%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (20.16%) Analyst
2 30 (12.35%) Project Manager
3 28 (11.52%) Developer
4 23 (9.47%) Architect
5 15 (6.17%) Systems Analyst
6 14 (5.76%) Technical Specialist
7 13 (5.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (4.94%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.53%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.12%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.12%) Desktop Technician
11 9 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
11 9 (3.70%) Consultant
11 9 (3.70%) Change Manager
12 8 (3.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 8 (3.29%) Tester
12 8 (3.29%) Technical Engineer
12 8 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (3.29%) Banking Business Analyst
13 7 (2.88%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.00%) XML
2 14 (5.76%) J2EE
2 14 (5.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (4.94%) Apache Flex
4 11 (4.53%) HTML
5 10 (4.12%) CSS
5 10 (4.12%) Middleware
5 10 (4.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 7 (2.88%) RESTful
6 7 (2.88%) HTML5
7 6 (2.47%) .NET
8 5 (2.06%) Ajax
8 5 (2.06%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.06%) JSON
8 5 (2.06%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.65%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (1.65%) CSS3
9 4 (1.65%) jQuery
9 4 (1.65%) Web Services
10 1 (0.41%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 18 (7.41%) Clustering
3 17 (7.00%) Mainframe
4 12 (4.94%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.06%) Chip Card
6 5 (2.06%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.06%) Online Banking
6 5 (2.06%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.65%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.23%) Statistics
8 3 (1.23%) FMCG
8 3 (1.23%) Open Source
9 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.41%) EPoS
10 1 (0.41%) Social Media
10 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.05%) Windows
2 37 (15.23%) UNIX
3 18 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 18 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 9 (3.70%) Linux
5 4 (1.65%) AIX
6 2 (0.82%) zOS
7 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (18.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 46 (18.93%) Mentoring
3 45 (18.52%) Coaching
4 33 (13.58%) Service Delivery
5 29 (11.93%) Project Management
6 27 (11.11%) Change Management
7 22 (9.05%) PRINCE2
7 22 (9.05%) Cyber Security
8 18 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (6.58%) Workflow
10 15 (6.17%) Risk Management
11 14 (5.76%) UML
11 14 (5.76%) Business Analysis
12 13 (5.35%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (5.35%) ITIL
13 12 (4.94%) TOGAF
14 11 (4.53%) PRINCE
14 11 (4.53%) Analytics
15 10 (4.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.58%) SQL
2 28 (11.52%) Java
3 14 (5.76%) PL/SQL
4 11 (4.53%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.12%) Assembly Language
6 6 (2.47%) PHP
7 5 (2.06%) C#
7 5 (2.06%) COBOL
7 5 (2.06%) REXX
7 5 (2.06%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.06%) JCL
8 2 (0.82%) Scala
8 2 (0.82%) Python
9 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.41%) Korn
9 1 (0.41%) C
9 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (10.29%) Degree
2 10 (4.12%) CISSP
2 10 (4.12%) CISA
3 8 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (2.06%) ISEB
5 2 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) VCP4
6 1 (0.41%) APMP
6 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PMP
6 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.17%) QA
2 4 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) FATCA
System Software
1 18 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.65%) XenApp
2 4 (1.65%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.82%) ACF2
3 2 (0.82%) RACF
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 5 (2.06%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.06%) CA Endevor
3 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (8.64%) Oracle
2 13 (5.35%) IBM
3 9 (3.70%) HP
3 9 (3.70%) Fujitsu
4 6 (2.47%) Misys
5 4 (1.65%) Adobe
5 4 (1.65%) Citrix
6 3 (1.23%) Google
7 2 (0.82%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.41%) Sun
8 1 (0.41%) Temenos
8 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) Dell
8 1 (0.41%) Planview
8 1 (0.41%) Avaloq
8 1 (0.41%) TSYS
8 1 (0.41%) Fiserv
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80k - £120k per annum + 100% OTE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Volaris
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 100% OTE + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Curve Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £54500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £44000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago