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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 22 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 131 110 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.34% 7.69% 4.98%
As % of the General category 16.62% 15.03% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 59 50 35
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £57,500
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
788 732 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 56.17% 51.19% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 482 469 405
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 December 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 203 (87.50%) Banking
2 126 (54.31%) Finance
3 101 (43.53%) Retail Banking
4 45 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (15.95%) QA
6 34 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (14.22%) SQL
8 31 (13.36%) Coaching
9 30 (12.93%) Business Analysis
10 28 (12.07%) Java
11 27 (11.64%) Windows
11 27 (11.64%) Mentoring
12 26 (11.21%) UNIX
12 26 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (11.21%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (10.34%) Project Management
14 23 (9.91%) Service Delivery
15 22 (9.48%) Degree
16 21 (9.05%) PRINCE
17 20 (8.62%) Oracle
17 20 (8.62%) MS Project
18 19 (8.19%) XML
19 17 (7.33%) PL/SQL
19 17 (7.33%) DNS
19 17 (7.33%) Change Management
20 16 (6.90%) J2EE
20 16 (6.90%) Linux
21 14 (6.03%) SAS
21 14 (6.03%) Workflow
22 13 (5.60%) MS Office

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (6.03%) SAS
2 10 (4.31%) CICS
3 9 (3.88%) MQSeries
4 8 (3.45%) WebLogic
5 7 (3.02%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.29%) Drupal
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (8.62%) MS Project
2 13 (5.60%) MS Office
3 8 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Temenos T24
1 3 (1.29%) Finacle
2 2 (0.86%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.43%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.43%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.33%) DNS
2 13 (5.60%) DHCP
3 6 (2.59%) Internet
4 5 (2.16%) ATM
5 4 (1.72%) LDAP
5 4 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.17%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.16%) DB2
3 4 (1.72%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.72%) SQLPlus
3 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.29%) DataStage
5 2 (0.86%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.86%) Mercurial
2 2 (0.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.86%) Selenium
3 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.43%) Ant
3 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.43%) NUnit
3 1 (0.43%) Maven
3 1 (0.43%) JIRA
3 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 203 (87.50%) Banking
2 126 (54.31%) Finance
3 101 (43.53%) Retail Banking
4 8 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.72%) International Banking
5 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.29%) Marketing
7 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.86%) Billing
7 2 (0.86%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (28.45%) Analyst
2 26 (11.21%) Developer
3 24 (10.34%) Architect
4 21 (9.05%) Systems Analyst
5 19 (8.19%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.03%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.17%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.17%) Java Developer
8 11 (4.74%) Enterprise Architect
9 9 (3.88%) Technical Specialist
9 9 (3.88%) Consultant
9 9 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (3.88%) Banking Business Analyst
10 8 (3.45%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.45%) Development Manager
10 8 (3.45%) Tester
10 8 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.59%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.19%) XML
2 16 (6.90%) J2EE
3 7 (3.02%) HTML
3 7 (3.02%) Middleware
4 6 (2.59%) CSS
5 5 (2.16%) .NET
6 4 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (1.72%) HTML5
6 4 (1.72%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.29%) RESTful
7 3 (1.29%) Ajax
7 3 (1.29%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.29%) JSON
8 2 (0.86%) Web Services
8 2 (0.86%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (0.86%) CSS3
8 2 (0.86%) jQuery
9 1 (0.43%) Spring
9 1 (0.43%) Spring Integration
9 1 (0.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.60%) Client/Server
2 13 (5.60%) Clustering
3 10 (4.31%) Mainframe
3 10 (4.31%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.16%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.16%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.16%) Chip Card
5 5 (2.16%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.72%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.29%) Open Source
7 3 (1.29%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.29%) Statistics
8 2 (0.86%) FMCG
8 2 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.86%) User Experience
9 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.64%) Windows
2 26 (11.21%) UNIX
3 16 (6.90%) Linux
4 13 (5.60%) Windows XP
4 13 (5.60%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.45%) AIX
6 4 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (13.36%) Coaching
3 30 (12.93%) Business Analysis
4 27 (11.64%) Mentoring
5 26 (11.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (10.34%) Project Management
7 23 (9.91%) Service Delivery
8 21 (9.05%) PRINCE
9 17 (7.33%) Change Management
10 14 (6.03%) Workflow
11 13 (5.60%) Risk Management
11 13 (5.60%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (5.17%) TOGAF
13 11 (4.74%) Migration
13 11 (4.74%) PRINCE2
14 10 (4.31%) ITIL
14 10 (4.31%) Cyber Security
15 9 (3.88%) Test Management
16 8 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.22%) SQL
2 28 (12.07%) Java
3 17 (7.33%) PL/SQL
4 10 (4.31%) Assembly Language
5 7 (3.02%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.16%) COBOL
6 5 (2.16%) REXX
6 5 (2.16%) JCL
7 4 (1.72%) C#
8 3 (1.29%) C
8 3 (1.29%) PHP
8 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.86%) VB
9 2 (0.86%) Python
9 2 (0.86%) Scala
10 1 (0.43%) VBA
10 1 (0.43%) Korn
10 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (9.48%) Degree
2 9 (3.88%) CISSP
3 8 (3.45%) CISA
4 3 (1.29%) ISEB
5 2 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.86%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PMP
6 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (15.95%) QA
2 4 (1.72%) SLA
2 4 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.43%) FATCA
System Software
1 13 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.72%) XenApp
2 4 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.16%) Tivoli
1 5 (2.16%) CA Endevor
2 4 (1.72%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (8.62%) Oracle
2 11 (4.74%) IBM
3 4 (1.72%) HP
3 4 (1.72%) Citrix
3 4 (1.72%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (1.29%) Misys
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.86%) Adobe
5 2 (0.86%) Google
6 1 (0.43%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.43%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.43%) TSYS
6 1 (0.43%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.43%) Sun
6 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.43%) Dell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scope AT Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bemefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40885 - £50505 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago