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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 29 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 111 101 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.33% 7.58% 5.22%
As % of the General category 13.62% 14.49% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 60 58 52
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £53,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
815 697 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.83% 52.33% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 495 452 409
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 175 (78.83%) Banking
2 121 (54.50%) Finance
3 108 (48.65%) Retail Banking
4 58 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (22.07%) QA
6 42 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (18.47%) Business Analysis
8 39 (17.57%) SQL
9 33 (14.86%) Coaching
10 32 (14.41%) UNIX
10 32 (14.41%) SAS
11 31 (13.96%) PRINCE
11 31 (13.96%) Mentoring
12 30 (13.51%) Change Management
12 30 (13.51%) MS Project
13 26 (11.71%) Linux
13 26 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (10.36%) Java
15 22 (9.91%) Degree
15 22 (9.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (9.46%) Oracle
17 19 (8.56%) XML
18 18 (8.11%) MS Office
19 16 (7.21%) MQSeries
20 14 (6.31%) PL/SQL
21 13 (5.86%) Mainframe
21 13 (5.86%) Project Management
21 13 (5.86%) CICS
21 13 (5.86%) DB2
21 13 (5.86%) Windows

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 32 (14.41%) SAS
2 16 (7.21%) MQSeries
3 13 (5.86%) CICS
3 13 (5.86%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.60%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.25%) FileNet
7 4 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.45%) Lync
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (13.51%) MS Project
2 18 (8.11%) MS Office
3 10 (4.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.35%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.90%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (4.50%) Temenos T24
2 8 (3.60%) FLEXCUBE
3 3 (1.35%) Finacle
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.45%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.05%) DNS
2 5 (2.25%) ATM
2 5 (2.25%) DHCP
3 4 (1.80%) LDAP
3 4 (1.80%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.90%) HTTP
5 1 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.86%) DB2
2 9 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.80%) SQLPlus
6 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.80%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (1.80%) Selenium
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.90%) Toad
4 2 (0.90%) ProC
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.45%) Subversion
5 1 (0.45%) JIRA
5 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 175 (78.83%) Banking
2 121 (54.50%) Finance
3 108 (48.65%) Retail Banking
4 10 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.80%) International Banking
5 4 (1.80%) Marketing
6 3 (1.35%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.90%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.90%) Billing
7 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.90%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 89 (40.09%) Analyst
2 29 (13.06%) Developer
3 24 (10.81%) Business Analyst
3 24 (10.81%) Systems Analyst
4 20 (9.01%) Technical Specialist
5 14 (6.31%) Consultant
6 12 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (4.95%) Banking Business Analyst
8 10 (4.50%) Java Developer
9 9 (4.05%) Architect
10 8 (3.60%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.60%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (3.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (3.60%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.15%) Management Consultant
11 7 (3.15%) Data Analyst
12 5 (2.25%) SAS Programmer
12 5 (2.25%) SAS Developer
12 5 (2.25%) Security Specialist
12 5 (2.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.56%) XML
2 9 (4.05%) HTML
3 8 (3.60%) J2EE
3 8 (3.60%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (3.15%) CSS
4 7 (3.15%) HTML5
4 7 (3.15%) CSS3
5 6 (2.70%) Ajax
5 6 (2.70%) JSON
5 6 (2.70%) jQuery
6 5 (2.25%) RESTful
6 5 (2.25%) .NET
7 4 (1.80%) ISPF
7 4 (1.80%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.80%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (0.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.90%) Middleware
9 1 (0.45%) Apache FOP
9 1 (0.45%) EDI
9 1 (0.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.86%) Mainframe
2 13 (5.86%) IBM Mainframe
3 11 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.50%) Credit Risk
5 9 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.25%) Clustering
6 5 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.25%) Chip Card
7 4 (1.80%) VSAM
7 4 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.35%) User Experience
8 3 (1.35%) Open Source
9 2 (0.90%) Social Media
9 2 (0.90%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.90%) Statistics
9 2 (0.90%) Photography
9 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.41%) UNIX
2 26 (11.71%) Linux
3 13 (5.86%) Windows
4 8 (3.60%) AIX
5 5 (2.25%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.25%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.80%) zOS
6 4 (1.80%) Solaris
7 2 (0.90%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.45%) Android
8 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 41 (18.47%) Business Analysis
3 33 (14.86%) Coaching
4 31 (13.96%) Mentoring
4 31 (13.96%) PRINCE
5 30 (13.51%) Change Management
6 26 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (9.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (5.86%) Workflow
8 13 (5.86%) Project Management
9 11 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (4.95%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (4.95%) Project Planning
10 9 (4.05%) Release Management
10 9 (4.05%) Waterfall
11 8 (3.60%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.60%) UML
11 8 (3.60%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (3.15%) Risk Management
12 7 (3.15%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.57%) SQL
2 23 (10.36%) Java
3 14 (6.31%) PL/SQL
4 11 (4.95%) COBOL
5 10 (4.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.05%) Assembly Language
6 9 (4.05%) REXX
6 9 (4.05%) JCL
7 6 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.25%) C#
9 4 (1.80%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.35%) C
11 2 (0.90%) VB
11 2 (0.90%) Scala
11 2 (0.90%) Python
12 1 (0.45%) R
12 1 (0.45%) Korn
12 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (9.91%) Degree
2 5 (2.25%) CISSP
3 4 (1.80%) ISEB
3 4 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.90%) CEH
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (22.07%) QA
2 6 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.70%) SLA
3 4 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.90%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.45%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.35%) XenApp
3 3 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (4.05%) CA Endevor
2 4 (1.80%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) SCCM
3 1 (0.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (9.46%) Oracle
2 13 (5.86%) IBM
3 4 (1.80%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (1.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.35%) Adobe
4 3 (1.35%) Citrix
5 2 (0.90%) TSYS
6 1 (0.45%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.45%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.45%) Saba
6 1 (0.45%) Mitel
6 1 (0.45%) Google
6 1 (0.45%) Avaloq
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £27000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £36,125 - £44,625 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
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Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
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