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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 29 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 100 82 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.67% 6.72% 7.34%
As % of the General category 13.57% 13.27% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 55 68
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
737 618 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 49.17% 50.61% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 473 375 372
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
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 22 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 142 (73.20%) Banking
2 107 (55.15%) Finance
3 95 (48.97%) Retail Banking
4 36 (18.56%) Business Analysis
5 34 (17.53%) QA
6 31 (15.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (14.95%) PRINCE
7 29 (14.95%) SQL
8 28 (14.43%) MS Project
9 24 (12.37%) UNIX
9 24 (12.37%) Change Management
10 23 (11.86%) Oracle
10 23 (11.86%) SAS
11 21 (10.82%) MS Office
11 21 (10.82%) Degree
11 21 (10.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (9.79%) Linux
13 15 (7.73%) Project Management
14 14 (7.22%) XML
14 14 (7.22%) Java
14 14 (7.22%) MQSeries
14 14 (7.22%) Workflow
15 13 (6.70%) MS Excel
15 13 (6.70%) JavaScript
16 12 (6.19%) HTML
16 12 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (5.67%) WebSphere
17 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
17 11 (5.67%) Mobile App
17 11 (5.67%) Oracle Database

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 23 (11.86%) SAS
2 14 (7.22%) MQSeries
3 11 (5.67%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.12%) CICS
5 7 (3.61%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.58%) FileNet
8 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.52%) Lync
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (14.43%) MS Project
2 21 (10.82%) MS Office
3 13 (6.70%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.55%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.03%) InDesign
6 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.64%) Temenos T24
2 7 (3.61%) FLEXCUBE
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.03%) Finacle
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.52%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.06%) LDAP
1 4 (2.06%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.06%) DNS
2 2 (1.03%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) Firewall
3 1 (0.52%) VoIP
3 1 (0.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.67%) Oracle Database
2 10 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (5.15%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.12%) DB2
4 7 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.06%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.06%) SQLPlus
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.03%) Selenium
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.03%) Toad
2 2 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.03%) ProC
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
3 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 142 (73.20%) Banking
2 107 (55.15%) Finance
3 95 (48.97%) Retail Banking
4 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.58%) Marketing
6 4 (2.06%) International Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.03%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 74 (38.14%) Analyst
2 24 (12.37%) Business Analyst
3 23 (11.86%) Developer
4 19 (9.79%) Systems Analyst
5 17 (8.76%) Consultant
6 13 (6.70%) Technical Specialist
7 9 (4.64%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (3.61%) Project Manager
8 7 (3.61%) .NET Developer
8 7 (3.61%) C# Developer
8 7 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (2.58%) Architect
9 5 (2.58%) Management Consultant
9 5 (2.58%) Programmer
9 5 (2.58%) Change Manager
9 5 (2.58%) SAS Programmer
9 5 (2.58%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (2.58%) SAS Developer
9 5 (2.58%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.22%) XML
2 12 (6.19%) HTML
3 10 (5.15%) CSS3
3 10 (5.15%) HTML5
3 10 (5.15%) CSS
4 9 (4.64%) Ajax
4 9 (4.64%) JSON
4 9 (4.64%) jQuery
5 8 (4.12%) RESTful
5 8 (4.12%) .NET
6 7 (3.61%) .NET Framework
6 7 (3.61%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (3.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (2.06%) ISPF
9 3 (1.55%) J2EE
10 2 (1.03%) Middleware
11 1 (0.52%) SOAP
11 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.67%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.15%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.12%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (4.12%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.61%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.06%) VSAM
6 3 (1.55%) Social Media
7 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.03%) Photography
7 2 (1.03%) Statistics
8 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.37%) UNIX
2 19 (9.79%) Linux
3 7 (3.61%) Windows
4 5 (2.58%) zOS
5 4 (2.06%) Solaris
6 3 (1.55%) AIX
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.03%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.56%) Business Analysis
2 31 (15.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (14.95%) PRINCE
4 24 (12.37%) Change Management
5 21 (10.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (7.73%) Project Management
7 14 (7.22%) Workflow
8 12 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (5.15%) Business Development
9 10 (5.15%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.64%) Project Planning
10 9 (4.64%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.12%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.12%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.61%) UML
12 7 (3.61%) Migration
12 7 (3.61%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (3.61%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (3.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.95%) SQL
2 14 (7.22%) Java
3 13 (6.70%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.12%) C#
5 7 (3.61%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.09%) COBOL
7 5 (2.58%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.58%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.06%) JCL
8 4 (2.06%) Assembly Language
8 4 (2.06%) REXX
9 3 (1.55%) C
10 2 (1.03%) Perl
10 2 (1.03%) VB
10 2 (1.03%) VBA
11 1 (0.52%) VBScript
11 1 (0.52%) R
11 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Degree
2 6 (3.09%) CISSP
3 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.03%) CEH
3 2 (1.03%) ISEB
4 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.52%) CISA
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.53%) QA
2 9 (4.64%) ISO 9001
3 8 (4.12%) SLA
4 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.03%) CRD IV
4 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) XenApp
3 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.06%) Data Guard
1 4 (2.06%) CA Endevor
2 3 (1.55%) SCCM
3 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.03%) SCOM
3 2 (1.03%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (1.03%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (11.86%) Oracle
2 8 (4.12%) IBM
3 7 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.06%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.03%) TSYS
5 2 (1.03%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (1.03%) Adobe
5 2 (1.03%) HP
5 2 (1.03%) Citrix
6 1 (0.52%) CA
6 1 (0.52%) Compuware
6 1 (0.52%) SAP
6 1 (0.52%) AppSense
6 1 (0.52%) Saba
6 1 (0.52%) Mitel
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Salary: £70000.00 - £90000 per annum
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