The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 33 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5962 5168 5516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.03% 5.40% 5.34%
As % of the General category 13.87% 12.35% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4368 3606 4334
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
UK

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

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
42997 41843 44760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.52% 43.75% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34902 32854 37304
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in England

Retail
Salary Trend in England

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

Retail Salary Trend in England

Retail
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in England

Retail
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
London +7 2845 £55,000 - 440
South East -2 895 £50,000 - 124
Yorkshire +65 534 £40,000 -15.78% 115
East of England -12 395 £47,500 +11.76% 47
North West +24 382 £42,500 +6.25% 101
East Midlands +17 286 £42,500 +6.25% 52
West Midlands -10 285 £45,000 - 57
South West -28 220 £40,000 +6.66% 54
Midlands +23 54 £40,000 +12.67% 6
North East +21 33 £45,000 +59.29% 4
South Coast 0 14 £55,000 -21.42%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 3711 (31.19%) Finance
2 3128 (26.29%) E-Commerce
3 2934 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
4 2366 (19.89%) Banking
5 2064 (17.35%) SQL
6 1663 (13.98%) Project Management
7 1608 (13.52%) Microsoft
8 1518 (12.76%) Java
9 1402 (11.78%) SQL Server
10 1392 (11.70%) HTML
11 1334 (11.21%) .NET
12 1326 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
13 1309 (11.00%) Oracle
14 1262 (10.61%) JavaScript
15 1261 (10.60%) C#
16 1250 (10.51%) Windows
17 1221 (10.26%) Degree
18 1158 (9.73%) CSS
19 1149 (9.66%) Scrum
20 1094 (9.20%) Marketing
21 1062 (8.93%) MS Excel
22 1040 (8.74%) Telecoms
23 984 (8.27%) QA
24 969 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
25 956 (8.04%) ITIL
26 942 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
27 845 (7.10%) PRINCE2
28 790 (6.64%) ASP.NET
29 757 (6.36%) Business Analysis
30 754 (6.34%) Analytics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 376 (3.16%) WebSphere
2 310 (2.61%) IIS
3 240 (2.02%) Apache
4 204 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 197 (1.66%) CMS
6 191 (1.61%) Tomcat
7 189 (1.59%) SAS
8 181 (1.52%) MS Exchange
9 138 (1.16%) JBoss
10 134 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 134 (1.13%) Node.js
11 84 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 80 (0.67%) Apache Solr
13 77 (0.65%) MQSeries
14 74 (0.62%) Confluence
15 71 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
16 55 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
17 53 (0.45%) WordPress
18 49 (0.41%) Drupal
19 48 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1062 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 451 (3.79%) MS Office
3 211 (1.77%) Photoshop
4 176 (1.48%) MS Project
5 130 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 125 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
7 109 (0.92%) MS Visio
8 60 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 53 (0.45%) SPSS
10 51 (0.43%) InDesign
11 45 (0.38%) Fireworks
12 29 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
13 12 (0.10%) PowerPivot
13 12 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
14 11 (0.092%) Acrobat
14 11 (0.092%) FastStats
15 10 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
15 10 (0.084%) CPLEX
15 10 (0.084%) 3ds Max
16 8 (0.067%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 173 (1.45%) Google Analytics
2 145 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
3 143 (1.20%) Magento
4 126 (1.06%) Oracle Retail
5 91 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
6 79 (0.66%) SAP Retail
7 78 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
7 78 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
8 74 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
9 62 (0.52%) Temenos T24
10 59 (0.50%) SAP SD
11 54 (0.45%) SAP CO
11 54 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
12 53 (0.45%) SAP FI
12 53 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
12 53 (0.45%) Finacle
13 52 (0.44%) Sophis RISQUE
14 50 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
15 48 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
16 45 (0.38%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 293 (2.46%) SaaS
2 141 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (0.36%) Office 365
5 42 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 41 (0.34%) PaaS
7 36 (0.30%) GitHub
8 31 (0.26%) Amazon S3
9 24 (0.20%) IaaS
10 21 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (0.17%) Trello
12 18 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
13 11 (0.092%) OpenShift
14 8 (0.067%) Taleo
15 6 (0.050%) Amazon EMR
15 6 (0.050%) Responsys
16 3 (0.025%) Force.com
16 3 (0.025%) Google Apps
17 2 (0.017%) MailChimp
17 2 (0.017%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 290 (2.44%) Internet
2 185 (1.56%) Firewall
3 166 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 155 (1.30%) DNS
5 146 (1.23%) Wireless
6 145 (1.22%) HTTP
7 130 (1.09%) WAN
8 115 (0.97%) LAN
9 107 (0.90%) SAN
10 92 (0.77%) MPLS
11 85 (0.71%) VPN
12 81 (0.68%) DHCP
13 78 (0.66%) VoIP
14 70 (0.59%) FTP
15 67 (0.56%) Intranet
16 59 (0.50%) BGP
17 57 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
18 56 (0.47%) Network Security
19 46 (0.39%) OSPF
20 44 (0.37%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1402 (11.78%) SQL Server
2 527 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
3 401 (3.37%) MySQL
4 341 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 292 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 288 (2.42%) Relational Database
7 287 (2.41%) Big Data
8 260 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 198 (1.66%) Oracle Database
10 182 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 173 (1.45%) DB2
12 166 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 156 (1.31%) NoSQL
14 132 (1.11%) Data Mining
15 110 (0.92%) Hadoop
16 102 (0.86%) RDBMS
17 98 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
18 96 (0.81%) Essbase
19 90 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
20 86 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 432 (3.63%) Git (software)
2 270 (2.27%) JIRA
3 225 (1.89%) Subversion
4 205 (1.72%) NUnit
5 168 (1.41%) Selenium
6 155 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 144 (1.21%) Ant
8 143 (1.20%) Cucumber
8 143 (1.20%) Moq
9 141 (1.19%) Visual Studio
10 135 (1.13%) ReSharper
11 132 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
12 124 (1.04%) TeamCity
13 111 (0.93%) Maven
14 100 (0.84%) WebDriver
15 97 (0.82%) Eclipse
16 96 (0.81%) Jenkins
17 92 (0.77%) SpecFlow
17 92 (0.77%) SoapUI
18 81 (0.68%) JUnit
General
1 3711 (31.19%) Finance
2 2366 (19.89%) Banking
3 1094 (9.20%) Marketing
4 1040 (8.74%) Telecoms
5 655 (5.51%) Retail Banking
6 632 (5.31%) Manufacturing
7 382 (3.21%) Advertising
8 362 (3.04%) Games
9 300 (2.52%) Back Office
10 262 (2.20%) Aerospace
11 220 (1.85%) Investment Banking
12 185 (1.56%) Law
13 170 (1.43%) Legal
14 139 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 108 (0.91%) Automotive
16 89 (0.75%) Billing
17 84 (0.71%) Front Office
18 78 (0.66%) Publishing
19 76 (0.64%) Financial Institution
19 76 (0.64%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2518 (21.16%) Analyst
2 2313 (19.44%) Developer
3 1242 (10.44%) Business Analyst
4 1103 (9.27%) Consultant
5 1037 (8.72%) Architect
6 986 (8.29%) Project Manager
7 471 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
8 450 (3.78%) .NET Developer
9 392 (3.29%) Senior Developer
10 366 (3.08%) Java Developer
11 330 (2.77%) Support Analyst
12 317 (2.66%) Test Analyst
13 311 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
14 303 (2.55%) Junior
15 279 (2.35%) Senior Manager
16 263 (2.21%) Web Developer
17 254 (2.13%) Software Developer
18 252 (2.12%) C# Developer
19 231 (1.94%) Designer
20 227 (1.91%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1392 (11.70%) HTML
2 1334 (11.21%) .NET
3 1158 (9.73%) CSS
4 790 (6.64%) ASP.NET
5 732 (6.15%) jQuery
6 679 (5.71%) XML
7 622 (5.23%) Web Services
8 533 (4.48%) HTML5
9 424 (3.56%) J2EE
10 370 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 329 (2.77%) WCF
12 313 (2.63%) CSS3
13 310 (2.61%) Spring
14 304 (2.56%) .NET Framework
15 298 (2.50%) Middleware
16 276 (2.32%) SOAP
17 245 (2.06%) REST
18 239 (2.01%) Ajax
19 234 (1.97%) Hibernate
20 201 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1326 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 518 (4.35%) User Experience
3 383 (3.22%) Mobile App
4 370 (3.11%) EPoS
5 349 (2.93%) FMCG
6 337 (2.83%) Management Information System
7 300 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 209 (1.76%) Social Media
9 204 (1.71%) Open Source
10 187 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
11 183 (1.54%) Statistics
12 162 (1.36%) Mathematics
13 126 (1.06%) Mainframe
14 113 (0.95%) Visualisation
15 105 (0.88%) iPhone
16 104 (0.87%) Data Integration
16 104 (0.87%) PMI
17 103 (0.87%) Blog
18 102 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 89 (0.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1250 (10.51%) Windows
2 712 (5.98%) Linux
3 529 (4.45%) UNIX
4 285 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 246 (2.07%) Android
6 195 (1.64%) Windows 7
7 185 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 183 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 160 (1.34%) Windows XP
10 106 (0.89%) Solaris
11 90 (0.76%) AIX
12 76 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 75 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 73 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
15 45 (0.38%) Windows 2000
16 35 (0.29%) CentOS
17 34 (0.29%) Ubuntu
18 32 (0.27%) Windows Vista
19 31 (0.26%) Mac OS X
20 30 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3128 (26.29%) E-Commerce
2 2934 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
3 1663 (13.98%) Project Management
4 1149 (9.66%) Scrum
5 969 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
6 956 (8.04%) ITIL
7 942 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 845 (7.10%) PRINCE2
9 757 (6.36%) Business Analysis
10 754 (6.34%) Analytics
11 735 (6.18%) MVC
12 696 (5.85%) Mentoring
13 675 (5.67%) OO
14 636 (5.35%) ERP
15 630 (5.30%) CRM
16 608 (5.11%) TDD
17 560 (4.71%) Change Management
18 460 (3.87%) Software Testing
19 454 (3.82%) Waterfall
20 432 (3.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2064 (17.35%) SQL
2 1518 (12.76%) Java
3 1262 (10.61%) JavaScript
4 1261 (10.60%) C#
5 456 (3.83%) T-SQL
6 423 (3.56%) PHP
7 235 (1.98%) PL/SQL
8 227 (1.91%) C++
9 207 (1.74%) C
10 199 (1.67%) Ruby
11 180 (1.51%) VB.NET
12 168 (1.41%) VB
13 153 (1.29%) Perl
14 148 (1.24%) Python
15 136 (1.14%) PowerShell
16 98 (0.82%) VBA
17 92 (0.77%) Bash Shell
18 88 (0.74%) ABAP
19 85 (0.71%) Shell Script
20 83 (0.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1221 (10.26%) Degree
2 601 (5.05%) ISEB
3 422 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 338 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 308 (2.59%) SC Cleared
6 173 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 153 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 148 (1.24%) CISSP
9 146 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
10 145 (1.22%) ISTQB
11 112 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
12 104 (0.87%) DV Cleared
13 103 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
14 94 (0.79%) SAP Certification
15 87 (0.73%) CISA
16 82 (0.69%) PMP
17 75 (0.63%) CISM
18 70 (0.59%) CCNA
19 68 (0.57%) CCNP
20 60 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 984 (8.27%) QA
2 314 (2.64%) SLA
3 141 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 107 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 57 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 53 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 42 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 38 (0.32%) COBIT
9 25 (0.21%) ISO 8583
10 22 (0.18%) Solvency II
11 16 (0.13%) FATCA
12 10 (0.084%) Basel II
13 7 (0.059%) CRD IV
14 5 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 4 (0.034%) P3O
16 3 (0.025%) BS7799
16 3 (0.025%) ISO 9000
16 3 (0.025%) FINREP
16 3 (0.025%) Basel III
17 1 (0.008%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 423 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 209 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 39 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
4 39 (0.33%) XenApp
5 34 (0.29%) vSphere
6 32 (0.27%) ISA Server
7 29 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 28 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 26 (0.22%) HDFS
10 22 (0.18%) XenDesktop
11 18 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 17 (0.14%) Terminal Services
13 15 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
14 12 (0.10%) VirtualBox
15 11 (0.092%) Samba
16 9 (0.076%) Varnish
17 8 (0.067%) Terminal Server
18 7 (0.059%) Firmware
18 7 (0.059%) NFS
Systems Management
1 150 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 90 (0.76%) SCCM
3 74 (0.62%) Puppet
4 61 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (0.40%) SCOM
6 37 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 36 (0.30%) NetBackup
8 33 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 26 (0.22%) Nagios
10 23 (0.19%) Tivoli
11 22 (0.18%) OpenView
12 20 (0.17%) Vagrant
12 20 (0.17%) CA Endevor
12 20 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
13 16 (0.13%) Data Guard
13 16 (0.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 14 (0.12%) Ansible
15 9 (0.076%) Oozie
16 8 (0.067%) EdgeSight
16 8 (0.067%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1608 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 1309 (11.00%) Oracle
3 679 (5.71%) SAP
4 426 (3.58%) IBM
5 299 (2.51%) HP
6 297 (2.50%) VMware
7 286 (2.40%) Google
8 280 (2.35%) Cisco
9 261 (2.19%) hybris
10 259 (2.18%) ATG
11 248 (2.08%) Fujitsu
12 187 (1.57%) Demandware
13 176 (1.48%) Citrix
14 169 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
15 166 (1.40%) Adobe
16 152 (1.28%) Hyperion
17 129 (1.08%) Endeca
18 123 (1.03%) Apple
19 121 (1.02%) Business Objects
20 85 (0.71%) Cognos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15% performance based bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + growing company
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 per annum + + Car + Fuel Card + Holidays
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £75,000 to £110,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £ competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18-25k
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago