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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 20 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 150 113 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.47% 7.27% 6.11%
As % of the General category 19.74% 15.61% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 52
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £31,200 £30,690
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
760 724 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.04% 46.56% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 455 464 307
Average salary £48,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 July 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 225 (78.95%) Banking
2 135 (47.37%) Finance
3 80 (28.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (26.32%) Retail Banking
5 55 (19.30%) UNIX
6 51 (17.89%) Change Management
7 42 (14.74%) Mentoring
8 41 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (11.93%) Project Management
10 34 (11.93%) DB2
11 33 (11.58%) WebSphere
11 33 (11.58%) QA
11 33 (11.58%) Coaching
12 31 (10.88%) Oracle
13 30 (10.53%) SDLC
14 28 (9.82%) WebSphere MQ
15 27 (9.47%) Business Analysis
16 24 (8.42%) IBM
17 23 (8.07%) Java
17 23 (8.07%) WebSphere Application Server
17 23 (8.07%) CISSP
17 23 (8.07%) Information Security
17 23 (8.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
18 22 (7.72%) Investment Banking
18 22 (7.72%) Linux
18 22 (7.72%) UML
19 20 (7.02%) SQL
19 20 (7.02%) Cyber Security
20 19 (6.67%) PRINCE2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 33 (11.58%) WebSphere
2 23 (8.07%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (3.51%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 6 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (1.75%) MQSeries
5 5 (1.75%) CICS
5 5 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.40%) FileNet
6 4 (1.40%) SAS
6 4 (1.40%) Captiva
7 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.70%) Lync
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.70%) Drupal
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.35%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.26%) Firewall
2 7 (2.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.75%) DNS
3 5 (1.75%) SAN
4 3 (1.05%) DHCP
5 2 (0.70%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.70%) Internet
5 2 (0.70%) LDAP
5 2 (0.70%) LAN
5 2 (0.70%) WAN
6 1 (0.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.93%) DB2
2 15 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.11%) DataStage
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.75%) JasperReports
6 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.70%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.70%) OLAP
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.35%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.35%) Ant
3 1 (0.35%) Toad
3 1 (0.35%) ProC
3 1 (0.35%) Maven
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 225 (78.95%) Banking
2 135 (47.37%) Finance
3 75 (26.32%) Retail Banking
4 22 (7.72%) Investment Banking
5 14 (4.91%) General Ledger
6 10 (3.51%) Corporate Banking
7 8 (2.81%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.05%) Marketing
9 2 (0.70%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Front Office
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (17.19%) Analyst
2 47 (16.49%) Project Manager
3 39 (13.68%) Technical Specialist
4 18 (6.32%) Business Analyst
5 15 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 14 (4.91%) Administrator
7 13 (4.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (4.56%) Banking Business Analyst
8 10 (3.51%) Sourcing Manager
8 10 (3.51%) Firewall Administrator
8 10 (3.51%) Developer
9 9 (3.16%) Change Manager
9 9 (3.16%) UNIX Specialist
10 8 (2.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 8 (2.81%) Test Manager
11 7 (2.46%) Security Specialist
11 7 (2.46%) Change Project Manager
11 7 (2.46%) Head of Technology
12 6 (2.11%) Security Advisor
12 6 (2.11%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 23 (8.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 13 (4.56%) Apache Flex
3 13 (4.56%) .NET
4 8 (2.81%) XML
5 6 (2.11%) HTML
5 6 (2.11%) J2EE
5 6 (2.11%) Middleware
6 4 (1.40%) CSS
6 4 (1.40%) HTML5
7 3 (1.05%) Ajax
7 3 (1.05%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.05%) RESTful
7 3 (1.05%) jQuery
8 2 (0.70%) JSON
8 2 (0.70%) MDX
8 2 (0.70%) Web Services
8 2 (0.70%) CSS3
8 2 (0.70%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.51%) Mainframe
2 10 (3.51%) Online Banking
2 10 (3.51%) SWIFT
3 9 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.46%) Clustering
5 5 (1.75%) LPAR
5 5 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (1.40%) HACMP
7 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.05%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.70%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.70%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.70%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.70%) FMCG
8 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.30%) UNIX
2 22 (7.72%) Linux
3 18 (6.32%) Windows
4 10 (3.51%) Solaris
5 5 (1.75%) zOS
6 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.40%) AIX
7 3 (1.05%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (17.89%) Change Management
3 42 (14.74%) Mentoring
4 37 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (11.93%) Project Management
6 33 (11.58%) Coaching
7 30 (10.53%) SDLC
8 27 (9.47%) Business Analysis
9 23 (8.07%) Information Security
10 22 (7.72%) UML
11 20 (7.02%) Cyber Security
12 19 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 19 (6.67%) Migration
13 17 (5.96%) Programme Management
14 16 (5.61%) Risk Management
15 14 (4.91%) Asset Management
15 14 (4.91%) ITIL
16 12 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (4.21%) Software Engineering
16 12 (4.21%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.07%) Java
2 20 (7.02%) SQL
3 10 (3.51%) VB
4 7 (2.46%) C#
5 6 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.05%) C
6 3 (1.05%) VBA
7 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.70%) PHP
7 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (8.07%) CISSP
2 17 (5.96%) CISA
3 15 (5.26%) Degree
4 10 (3.51%) CCSA
4 10 (3.51%) CCSE
4 10 (3.51%) ISEB
5 8 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (2.46%) ACCA
7 5 (1.75%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.40%) CISM
9 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.35%) APMP
10 1 (0.35%) MBA
10 1 (0.35%) CISMP
10 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.58%) QA
2 5 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.70%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (1.75%) ACF2
2 5 (1.75%) RACF
3 4 (1.40%) Samba
3 4 (1.40%) NFS
3 4 (1.40%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (2.11%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.75%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (1.40%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (10.88%) Oracle
2 24 (8.42%) IBM
3 10 (3.51%) Cisco
3 10 (3.51%) CheckPoint
4 9 (3.16%) HP
5 7 (2.46%) Misys
6 6 (2.11%) Fujitsu
7 5 (1.75%) Splunk
7 5 (1.75%) Symantec
7 5 (1.75%) VMware
7 5 (1.75%) IronPort
7 5 (1.75%) Hitachi
8 4 (1.40%) Veritas
8 4 (1.40%) BMC
8 4 (1.40%) Sun
9 3 (1.05%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.05%) Citrix
10 2 (0.70%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.70%) Pega
11 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £34000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £50400 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Tectre Limited
Salary: £42,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago