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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 19 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 143 97 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.48% 5.91% 5.27%
As % of the General category 19.38% 13.38% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 51 65 36
Average salary £55,000 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.87% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,400 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
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
738 725 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.07% 44.21% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 419 446 301
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 5 May 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 211 (82.75%) Banking
2 138 (54.12%) Finance
3 73 (28.63%) Retail Banking
4 65 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (16.86%) UNIX
5 43 (16.86%) Mentoring
6 37 (14.51%) Project Management
6 37 (14.51%) Change Management
6 37 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (12.94%) Coaching
8 30 (11.76%) Java
9 29 (11.37%) Oracle
10 26 (10.20%) Windows
10 26 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (9.80%) Business Analysis
12 23 (9.02%) QA
12 23 (9.02%) UML
13 22 (8.63%) Cyber Security
14 21 (8.24%) IBM
14 21 (8.24%) SQL
15 20 (7.84%) DB2
16 18 (7.06%) Service Delivery
17 17 (6.67%) Degree
17 17 (6.67%) Software Engineering
18 16 (6.27%) WebSphere
18 16 (6.27%) Migration
18 16 (6.27%) PRINCE2
19 15 (5.88%) ITIL
19 15 (5.88%) .NET
19 15 (5.88%) J2EE

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 16 (6.27%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (3.53%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (2.35%) Drupal
5 5 (1.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 5 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.96%) CICS
5 5 (1.96%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.18%) CMS
6 3 (1.18%) SAS
7 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.39%) Lync
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.39%) JBoss
8 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) MS Project
1 3 (1.18%) MS Office
2 2 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.39%) Finacle
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.88%) Firewall
2 13 (5.10%) DNS
3 10 (3.92%) DHCP
4 8 (3.14%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.96%) SAN
6 3 (1.18%) LDAP
7 2 (0.78%) Internet
8 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.39%) LAN
8 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.84%) DB2
2 13 (5.10%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.31%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.92%) DataStage
5 7 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.96%) JasperReports
7 5 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.18%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.18%) Mercurial
2 3 (1.18%) Maven
2 3 (1.18%) Ant
3 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.39%) NUnit
3 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 211 (82.75%) Banking
2 138 (54.12%) Finance
3 73 (28.63%) Retail Banking
4 14 (5.49%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.71%) General Ledger
6 10 (3.92%) Corporate Banking
7 9 (3.53%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.57%) Marketing
8 4 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.78%) Games
10 2 (0.78%) Publishing
11 1 (0.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (15.69%) Analyst
2 39 (15.29%) Project Manager
3 25 (9.80%) Technical Specialist
4 20 (7.84%) Developer
5 16 (6.27%) Systems Analyst
6 15 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 14 (5.49%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (4.71%) Banking Business Analyst
9 11 (4.31%) Architect
10 10 (3.92%) Administrator
10 10 (3.92%) Sourcing Manager
10 10 (3.92%) Firewall Administrator
11 9 (3.53%) Change Manager
11 9 (3.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 8 (3.14%) Senior Developer
13 7 (2.75%) Change Project Manager
14 6 (2.35%) Consultant
14 6 (2.35%) Technical Leader
14 6 (2.35%) Technical Engineer
15 5 (1.96%) SWIFT Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.88%) .NET
1 15 (5.88%) J2EE
1 15 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
2 14 (5.49%) XML
3 12 (4.71%) Apache Flex
4 11 (4.31%) HTML
5 10 (3.92%) CSS
5 10 (3.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 7 (2.75%) HTML5
6 7 (2.75%) RESTful
7 6 (2.35%) Middleware
8 5 (1.96%) Ajax
8 5 (1.96%) JSON
8 5 (1.96%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.57%) Web Services
9 4 (1.57%) jQuery
9 4 (1.57%) CSS3
9 4 (1.57%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (1.18%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.39%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.92%) Client/Server
2 10 (3.92%) Mainframe
2 10 (3.92%) Online Banking
2 10 (3.92%) Clustering
3 5 (1.96%) SWIFT
3 5 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (1.96%) LPAR
3 5 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.57%) FMCG
5 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.18%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.39%) Social Media
7 1 (0.39%) iSeries
7 1 (0.39%) Open Source
7 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 43 (16.86%) UNIX
2 26 (10.20%) Windows
3 15 (5.88%) Linux
4 10 (3.92%) Windows XP
4 10 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.96%) zOS
6 3 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 43 (16.86%) Mentoring
3 37 (14.51%) Project Management
3 37 (14.51%) Change Management
3 37 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (12.94%) Coaching
5 25 (9.80%) Business Analysis
6 23 (9.02%) UML
7 22 (8.63%) Cyber Security
8 18 (7.06%) Service Delivery
9 17 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 16 (6.27%) Migration
10 16 (6.27%) PRINCE2
11 15 (5.88%) ITIL
11 15 (5.88%) Programme Management
11 15 (5.88%) Risk Management
12 14 (5.49%) Information Security
13 13 (5.10%) Workflow
14 12 (4.71%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (4.31%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.76%) Java
2 21 (8.24%) SQL
3 11 (4.31%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.92%) C#
5 7 (2.75%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.35%) PHP
7 5 (1.96%) VB
7 5 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.18%) C
9 1 (0.39%) Perl
9 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (6.67%) Degree
2 13 (5.10%) CISSP
3 10 (3.92%) CISA
3 10 (3.92%) CCSE
3 10 (3.92%) CCSA
4 9 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) ISEB
6 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) APMP
7 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.39%) PMP
7 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.02%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.78%) SLA
3 2 (0.78%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.96%) ACF2
2 5 (1.96%) RACF
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 5 (1.96%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.18%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (11.37%) Oracle
2 21 (8.24%) IBM
3 11 (4.31%) Misys
4 10 (3.92%) Cisco
4 10 (3.92%) CheckPoint
5 9 (3.53%) Fujitsu
6 6 (2.35%) HP
7 5 (1.96%) Hitachi
8 3 (1.18%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.18%) Adobe
8 3 (1.18%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.78%) Google
10 1 (0.39%) Fiserv
10 1 (0.39%) TSYS
10 1 (0.39%) Planview
10 1 (0.39%) Citrix
10 1 (0.39%) Dell
10 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.39%) Sun
10 1 (0.39%) Temenos
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £50400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + 25% Flex Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Amazing package
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago