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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 26 22 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Retail 129 129 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.61% 9.17% 5.09%
As % of the General category 15.32% 16.78% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 41
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,200 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
842 769 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 56.17% 54.66% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 503 492 403
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,250 £65,000
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 30 October 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 185 (80.79%) Banking
2 116 (50.66%) Finance
3 97 (42.36%) Retail Banking
4 62 (27.07%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (22.27%) QA
6 43 (18.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (16.59%) Coaching
8 36 (15.72%) UNIX
9 35 (15.28%) Mentoring
10 34 (14.85%) Business Analysis
11 33 (14.41%) SQL
12 32 (13.97%) Change Management
13 30 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (12.23%) SAS
15 27 (11.79%) Linux
16 26 (11.35%) PRINCE
17 25 (10.92%) MS Project
17 25 (10.92%) Degree
18 24 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (10.04%) MQSeries
20 22 (9.61%) Java
21 20 (8.73%) Windows
22 18 (7.86%) Mainframe
22 18 (7.86%) CICS
22 18 (7.86%) IBM
22 18 (7.86%) IBM Mainframe
23 17 (7.42%) MS Office
23 17 (7.42%) Oracle
24 15 (6.55%) Service Delivery
25 14 (6.11%) Assembly Language

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (12.23%) SAS
2 23 (10.04%) MQSeries
3 18 (7.86%) CICS
4 14 (6.11%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.49%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.62%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.75%) FileNet
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.44%) Lync
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (10.92%) MS Project
2 17 (7.42%) MS Office
3 8 (3.49%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.31%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.87%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Temenos T24
2 4 (1.75%) FLEXCUBE
3 3 (1.31%) Finacle
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.44%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.24%) DNS
2 8 (3.49%) DHCP
3 5 (2.18%) ATM
3 5 (2.18%) Internet
4 4 (1.75%) LDAP
4 4 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.87%) HTTP
6 1 (0.44%) VoIP
6 1 (0.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.68%) DB2
2 6 (2.62%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.75%) SQLPlus
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.87%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.75%) Selenium
2 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.44%) Subversion
2 1 (0.44%) JIRA
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 185 (80.79%) Banking
2 116 (50.66%) Finance
3 97 (42.36%) Retail Banking
4 10 (4.37%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.75%) International Banking
5 4 (1.75%) Marketing
6 3 (1.31%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.87%) Billing
7 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.87%) Publishing
8 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 79 (34.50%) Analyst
2 22 (9.61%) Systems Analyst
2 22 (9.61%) Technical Specialist
3 21 (9.17%) Developer
4 19 (8.30%) Business Analyst
5 15 (6.55%) Architect
6 12 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (4.37%) Java Developer
8 9 (3.93%) Consultant
9 8 (3.49%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.49%) Tester
9 8 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (3.49%) Banking Business Analyst
9 8 (3.49%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (3.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (3.06%) Programmer
10 7 (3.06%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.06%) Enterprise Architect
11 6 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.62%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.11%) XML
2 10 (4.37%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (3.49%) J2EE
4 7 (3.06%) Middleware
5 4 (1.75%) ISPF
6 3 (1.31%) JSON
6 3 (1.31%) HTML5
6 3 (1.31%) CSS3
6 3 (1.31%) CSS
6 3 (1.31%) HTML
6 3 (1.31%) .NET
7 2 (0.87%) RESTful
7 2 (0.87%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.44%) EDI
8 1 (0.44%) SOAP
8 1 (0.44%) Web Services
8 1 (0.44%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.44%) Apache FOP
8 1 (0.44%) jQuery
8 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 62 (27.07%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.86%) Mainframe
2 18 (7.86%) IBM Mainframe
3 11 (4.80%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.37%) Credit Risk
5 8 (3.49%) Clustering
5 8 (3.49%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.62%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.18%) Chip Card
7 5 (2.18%) Statistics
7 5 (2.18%) Online Banking
7 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.75%) VSAM
8 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.75%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.31%) User Experience
9 3 (1.31%) Open Source
10 2 (0.87%) Social Media
10 2 (0.87%) Photography
10 2 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.72%) UNIX
2 27 (11.79%) Linux
3 20 (8.73%) Windows
4 8 (3.49%) AIX
4 8 (3.49%) Windows XP
4 8 (3.49%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.75%) zOS
5 4 (1.75%) Solaris
6 1 (0.44%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (18.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (16.59%) Coaching
3 35 (15.28%) Mentoring
4 34 (14.85%) Business Analysis
5 32 (13.97%) Change Management
6 30 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (11.35%) PRINCE
8 24 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (6.55%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.68%) Migration
11 12 (5.24%) Project Management
11 12 (5.24%) PRINCE2
12 11 (4.80%) Risk Management
13 10 (4.37%) Workflow
13 10 (4.37%) Waterfall
14 9 (3.93%) ITIL
14 9 (3.93%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (3.93%) Release Management
15 8 (3.49%) TOGAF
15 8 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.41%) SQL
2 22 (9.61%) Java
3 14 (6.11%) Assembly Language
4 12 (5.24%) PL/SQL
5 9 (3.93%) COBOL
5 9 (3.93%) REXX
5 9 (3.93%) JCL
6 6 (2.62%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.31%) C
8 2 (0.87%) C#
8 2 (0.87%) VB
8 2 (0.87%) Scala
8 2 (0.87%) Python
9 1 (0.44%) R
9 1 (0.44%) Korn
9 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (10.92%) Degree
2 13 (5.68%) CISSP
3 8 (3.49%) CISA
4 5 (2.18%) ISEB
5 4 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.87%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (22.27%) QA
2 4 (1.75%) SLA
2 4 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.87%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) FATCA
System Software
1 8 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.75%) XenApp
2 4 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (3.93%) CA Endevor
2 4 (1.75%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.31%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.44%) SCCM
4 1 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 18 (7.86%) IBM
2 17 (7.42%) Oracle
3 4 (1.75%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (1.75%) Citrix
4 3 (1.31%) Adobe
4 3 (1.31%) HP
5 2 (0.87%) TSYS
6 1 (0.44%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.44%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.44%) Saba
6 1 (0.44%) Mitel
6 1 (0.44%) Google
6 1 (0.44%) Avaloq
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