The table below looks at the statistics for Retail-J skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail-J over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MICROS Retail-J
Rank 851 857 849
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Retail-J 8 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.003% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.11% 0.039% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Average salary £37,500 £54,750 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% +180.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £54,750 £19,500
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +180.76%
Retail-J
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
7294 7628 8444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.35% 7.68% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5918 5851 6808
Average salary £52,700 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Retail-J
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail-J across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Retail-J Jobs Demand Trend in England

Retail-J
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail-J across the England region.

Retail-J Salary Trend in England

Retail-J
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail-J across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Retail-J Salary Histogram in England

Retail-J
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail-J within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands +24 1 £30,000 -45.20%
West Midlands -35 1 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 £30,000 -
London - 1 £30,000 -
Retail-J
UK

Retail-J
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Retail-J 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-J.

1 34 (100.00%) Retail
2 19 (55.88%) ITIL
3 14 (41.18%) Java
4 12 (35.29%) Oracle
4 12 (35.29%) Windows
4 12 (35.29%) Tomcat
4 12 (35.29%) EPoS
5 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
5 11 (32.35%) JDA
5 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (29.41%) Problem Management
6 10 (29.41%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
7 9 (26.47%) SLA
8 8 (23.53%) Linux
9 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
10 6 (17.65%) Chip and PIN
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (14.71%) Project Management
11 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (14.71%) Finance
12 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (11.76%) Sage
12 4 (11.76%) ERP
12 4 (11.76%) MS Access
12 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
12 4 (11.76%) VBA
12 4 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV

Retail-J
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Retail-J 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-J. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (35.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.76%) MS Access
2 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) Essbase
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
General
1 34 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Dutch Language
3 2 (5.88%) French Language
3 2 (5.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Support Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Team Leader
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) ERP Manager
8 1 (2.94%) EPoS Support Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) EDI
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) EPoS
2 6 (17.65%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
2 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (29.41%) Problem Management
4 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.76%) ERP
6 4 (11.76%) Cash Management
7 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) Service Management
8 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) Line Management
8 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.94%) Use Case
9 1 (2.94%) UML
9 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.76%) VBA
4 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.88%) VBScript
4 2 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
2 11 (32.35%) JDA
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) Sage
5 2 (5.88%) Hyperion