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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 9 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 226 99 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.21% 6.72% 6.87%
As % of the General category 27.10% 13.51% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 87 52 49
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £37,500 £32,320
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £64,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
834 733 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.45% 49.76% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 465 470 366
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 August 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 274 (75.07%) Banking
2 163 (44.66%) Finance
3 100 (27.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 100 (27.40%) Retail Banking
4 64 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (17.26%) UNIX
6 54 (14.79%) QA
7 52 (14.25%) Change Management
7 52 (14.25%) Oracle
8 47 (12.88%) Mentoring
9 45 (12.33%) SDLC
9 45 (12.33%) Project Management
10 41 (11.23%) Java
10 41 (11.23%) Coaching
11 37 (10.14%) DB2
11 37 (10.14%) WebSphere
12 36 (9.86%) Business Analysis
13 34 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (8.77%) Information Security
14 32 (8.77%) CISSP
15 31 (8.49%) WebSphere MQ
16 30 (8.22%) Data Centre
17 28 (7.67%) SQL
17 28 (7.67%) Line Management
18 26 (7.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
18 26 (7.12%) WebSphere Application Server
18 26 (7.12%) ITIL
18 26 (7.12%) IBM
19 25 (6.85%) Linux
20 24 (6.58%) CISA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (10.14%) WebSphere
2 26 (7.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (2.74%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 7 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.37%) SAS
5 5 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.37%) FileNet
5 5 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (1.37%) Captiva
5 5 (1.37%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.55%) Lync
6 2 (0.55%) CICS
7 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) JBoss
7 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 6 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.38%) Firewall
2 5 (1.37%) SAN
3 4 (1.10%) Intranet
3 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.55%) DNS
4 2 (0.55%) LDAP
4 2 (0.55%) LAN
4 2 (0.55%) WAN
4 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.27%) Internet
5 1 (0.27%) IPsec
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.14%) DB2
2 16 (4.38%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.47%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.37%) DataStage
5 5 (1.37%) JasperReports
5 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.55%) OLAP
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.55%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Toad
1 5 (1.37%) ProC
1 5 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.82%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 274 (75.07%) Banking
2 163 (44.66%) Finance
3 100 (27.40%) Retail Banking
4 24 (6.58%) Investment Banking
5 22 (6.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 15 (4.11%) Corporate Banking
7 8 (2.19%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.64%) Marketing
9 5 (1.37%) Legal
10 3 (0.82%) Back Office
11 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.55%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.27%) Law
12 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 71 (19.45%) Analyst
2 54 (14.79%) Project Manager
3 52 (14.25%) Technical Specialist
4 29 (7.95%) Business Analyst
5 19 (5.21%) Systems Analyst
6 17 (4.66%) Administrator
7 13 (3.56%) Architect
8 12 (3.29%) Banking Business Analyst
9 11 (3.01%) Head of Technology
9 11 (3.01%) Developer
10 10 (2.74%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 10 (2.74%) Security Specialist
10 10 (2.74%) UNIX Specialist
10 10 (2.74%) Sourcing Manager
10 10 (2.74%) Firewall Administrator
11 9 (2.47%) Security Architect
12 8 (2.19%) Test Manager
12 8 (2.19%) Security Advisor
13 7 (1.92%) IT Security Specialist
13 7 (1.92%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.49%) WebSphere MQ
2 26 (7.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 15 (4.11%) HTML
4 13 (3.56%) .NET
5 12 (3.29%) XML
6 10 (2.74%) Web Services
7 7 (1.92%) HTML5
7 7 (1.92%) jQuery
7 7 (1.92%) Ajax
8 5 (1.37%) J2EE
9 4 (1.10%) CSS
10 3 (0.82%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.55%) JSON
11 2 (0.55%) MDX
11 2 (0.55%) Middleware
12 1 (0.27%) JMS
12 1 (0.27%) SOAP
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Flex
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 64 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.22%) Data Centre
3 22 (6.03%) SWIFT
4 17 (4.66%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.11%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.37%) Clustering
6 5 (1.37%) HACMP
6 5 (1.37%) LPAR
7 3 (0.82%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.82%) Photography
7 3 (0.82%) User Experience
8 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.55%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 63 (17.26%) UNIX
2 25 (6.85%) Linux
3 14 (3.84%) Windows
4 12 (3.29%) Solaris
5 5 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.37%) AIX
6 3 (0.82%) Android
6 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.55%) zOS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (27.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 52 (14.25%) Change Management
3 47 (12.88%) Mentoring
4 45 (12.33%) SDLC
4 45 (12.33%) Project Management
5 41 (11.23%) Coaching
6 36 (9.86%) Business Analysis
7 34 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (8.77%) Information Security
9 28 (7.67%) Line Management
10 26 (7.12%) ITIL
11 24 (6.58%) Risk Management
12 19 (5.21%) Migration
13 17 (4.66%) Systems Analysis
13 17 (4.66%) Waterfall
14 16 (4.38%) Matrix Management
15 15 (4.11%) Asset Management
15 15 (4.11%) PRINCE2
16 14 (3.84%) Analytics
17 13 (3.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (11.23%) Java
2 28 (7.67%) SQL
3 14 (3.84%) VB
4 9 (2.47%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.47%) Shell Script
5 7 (1.92%) C#
6 6 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.82%) VBA
7 3 (0.82%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.55%) C
8 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (8.77%) CISSP
2 24 (6.58%) CISA
3 15 (4.11%) ISEB
3 15 (4.11%) CCSA
3 15 (4.11%) CCSE
4 14 (3.84%) Degree
5 12 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (3.01%) ACCA
6 11 (3.01%) CISM
7 7 (1.92%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.10%) CISMP
9 2 (0.55%) MCITP
9 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.55%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.55%) MCSE
9 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.27%) MBA
10 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (14.79%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.82%) SLA
4 2 (0.55%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (1.37%) NFS
4 5 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.37%) Samba
5 2 (0.55%) RACF
5 2 (0.55%) ACF2
6 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (1.92%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.37%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.55%) zSecure
5 1 (0.27%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (14.25%) Oracle
2 26 (7.12%) IBM
3 15 (4.11%) Cisco
3 15 (4.11%) CheckPoint
4 10 (2.74%) VMware
5 9 (2.47%) Fundtech
6 7 (1.92%) Citrix
7 6 (1.64%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.37%) Sun
8 5 (1.37%) Misys
8 5 (1.37%) HP
8 5 (1.37%) BMC
8 5 (1.37%) Symantec
8 5 (1.37%) Hitachi
8 5 (1.37%) Veritas
8 5 (1.37%) IronPort
8 5 (1.37%) Splunk
9 4 (1.10%) McAfee
10 2 (0.55%) Pega
10 2 (0.55%) Teradata
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30, 000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £84,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago