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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 36 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5869 5925 5392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.96% 5.36% 5.27%
As % of the General category 13.44% 12.12% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4154 4025 4241
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
43668 48884 44085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.36% 44.24% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 34860 38598 35502
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +13 3115 £55,000 - 440
South East -13 845 £50,000 +11.11% 128
Yorkshire +28 393 £37,500 -11.76% 57
North West +1 355 £40,000 -5.88% 89
West Midlands -13 305 £47,500 +5.55% 47
East of England -33 262 £50,000 +17.64% 45
East Midlands +8 256 £45,000 +5.88% 54
South West -10 231 £42,500 -5.55% 46
Midlands +12 28 £60,000 +26.31% 4
North East +3 23 £48,500 -25.38% 7
South Coast +1 9 £57,500 +4.54%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3702 (31.07%) Finance
2 3304 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
3 2752 (23.09%) E-Commerce
4 2644 (22.19%) Banking
5 1928 (16.18%) SQL
6 1727 (14.49%) Microsoft
7 1673 (14.04%) Java
8 1644 (13.80%) Project Management
9 1491 (12.51%) SQL Server
10 1405 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
11 1374 (11.53%) .NET
12 1370 (11.50%) Degree
13 1354 (11.36%) HTML
14 1270 (10.66%) C#
15 1239 (10.40%) Oracle
16 1219 (10.23%) JavaScript
17 1166 (9.79%) Windows
18 1165 (9.78%) Scrum
19 1139 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
20 1084 (9.10%) MS Excel
21 1023 (8.59%) CSS
22 1015 (8.52%) Marketing
23 1005 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
24 947 (7.95%) Business Analysis
25 912 (7.65%) SDLC
26 895 (7.51%) MVC
27 889 (7.46%) ITIL
28 886 (7.44%) Telecoms
29 863 (7.24%) PRINCE2
30 857 (7.19%) Analytics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 471 (3.95%) WebSphere
2 263 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 242 (2.03%) Node.js
4 226 (1.90%) SAS
5 213 (1.79%) JBoss
6 202 (1.70%) IIS
7 181 (1.52%) CMS
8 177 (1.49%) Apache
9 168 (1.41%) MS Exchange
10 133 (1.12%) Tomcat
11 122 (1.02%) WebLogic
12 121 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
13 86 (0.72%) Apache Solr
14 82 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
15 78 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
16 68 (0.57%) Apache Pig
17 58 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
18 56 (0.47%) Lync
19 52 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
20 51 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1084 (9.10%) MS Excel
2 448 (3.76%) MS Office
3 176 (1.48%) MS Project
4 160 (1.34%) Photoshop
5 140 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 124 (1.04%) MS Visio
7 90 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
8 76 (0.64%) SPSS
9 61 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 59 (0.50%) InDesign
11 24 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
12 20 (0.17%) PowerPivot
13 15 (0.13%) Fireworks
14 12 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
15 10 (0.084%) 3ds Max
16 9 (0.076%) Acrobat
17 7 (0.059%) CINEMA 4D
18 4 (0.034%) CATIA
18 4 (0.034%) CPLEX
18 4 (0.034%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 134 (1.12%) Oracle Retail
2 125 (1.05%) Magento
3 102 (0.86%) SAP Retail
4 94 (0.79%) SAP FI
5 92 (0.77%) SAP CO
6 90 (0.76%) SAP SD
7 89 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
8 87 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
9 78 (0.65%) SAP ERP
10 65 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
11 60 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
12 59 (0.50%) Temenos T24
13 54 (0.45%) SAP MM
14 53 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
15 36 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 32 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
17 31 (0.26%) SAP CRM
18 30 (0.25%) Finacle
19 26 (0.22%) WebTrends
20 23 (0.19%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 415 (3.48%) SaaS
2 300 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 278 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 133 (1.12%) Google Analytics
5 121 (1.02%) Office 365
6 67 (0.56%) PaaS
7 49 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 31 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 30 (0.25%) IaaS
11 22 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
12 18 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
13 13 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
14 11 (0.092%) Silverpop
15 8 (0.067%) Force.com
15 8 (0.067%) OpenShift
15 8 (0.067%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.059%) Rackspace Cloud
16 7 (0.059%) Taleo
17 5 (0.042%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 271 (2.27%) Internet
2 225 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 203 (1.70%) Firewall
4 196 (1.64%) Wireless
5 165 (1.38%) WAN
6 154 (1.29%) LAN
7 127 (1.07%) DNS
8 120 (1.01%) SAN
9 96 (0.81%) VPN
10 94 (0.79%) VoIP
11 86 (0.72%) HTTP
12 82 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
13 74 (0.62%) MPLS
14 68 (0.57%) FTP
15 58 (0.49%) DHCP
16 55 (0.46%) Network Security
17 54 (0.45%) SSL
18 51 (0.43%) VLAN
19 50 (0.42%) ATM
20 47 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1491 (12.51%) SQL Server
2 463 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
3 421 (3.53%) MySQL
4 358 (3.00%) Relational Database
5 342 (2.87%) Big Data
6 306 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 306 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 245 (2.06%) NoSQL
8 242 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 228 (1.91%) DB2
10 198 (1.66%) RDBMS
11 170 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 165 (1.38%) Oracle Database
13 151 (1.27%) Hadoop
14 134 (1.12%) MongoDB
15 124 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 121 (1.02%) SAP HANA
17 109 (0.91%) Apache Hive
18 99 (0.83%) Data Mining
19 94 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 423 (3.55%) Git (software)
2 221 (1.85%) JIRA
3 194 (1.63%) Subversion
4 192 (1.61%) Maven
5 173 (1.45%) Visual Studio
6 155 (1.30%) Jenkins
7 153 (1.28%) Selenium
8 150 (1.26%) NUnit
9 144 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 119 (1.00%) Ant
11 116 (0.97%) JUnit
12 108 (0.91%) Eclipse
13 100 (0.84%) ReSharper
14 86 (0.72%) Moq
14 86 (0.72%) SpecFlow
14 86 (0.72%) SoapUI
15 79 (0.66%) FitNesse
16 76 (0.64%) Cucumber
16 76 (0.64%) WebDriver
17 57 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 3702 (31.07%) Finance
2 2644 (22.19%) Banking
3 1015 (8.52%) Marketing
4 886 (7.44%) Telecoms
5 782 (6.56%) Retail Banking
6 585 (4.91%) Manufacturing
7 349 (2.93%) Games
8 348 (2.92%) Advertising
9 339 (2.84%) Back Office
10 240 (2.01%) Investment Banking
11 238 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
12 187 (1.57%) Financial Institution
13 165 (1.38%) Law
14 162 (1.36%) Legal
15 155 (1.30%) Aerospace
16 121 (1.02%) Front Office
17 112 (0.94%) Billing
18 109 (0.91%) Publishing
19 104 (0.87%) French Language
20 99 (0.83%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2535 (21.27%) Analyst
2 2256 (18.93%) Developer
3 1406 (11.80%) Business Analyst
4 1105 (9.27%) Architect
5 1096 (9.20%) Project Manager
6 1021 (8.57%) Consultant
7 474 (3.98%) .NET Developer
8 433 (3.63%) Senior Developer
9 427 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
10 384 (3.22%) Java Developer
11 344 (2.89%) Senior Manager
12 306 (2.57%) Senior Analyst
13 279 (2.34%) C# Developer
14 271 (2.27%) Software Engineer
15 250 (2.10%) Junior
16 230 (1.93%) Web Developer
17 221 (1.85%) Designer
18 217 (1.82%) Test Analyst
18 217 (1.82%) Support Analyst
19 198 (1.66%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1374 (11.53%) .NET
2 1354 (11.36%) HTML
3 1023 (8.59%) CSS
4 751 (6.30%) ASP.NET
5 655 (5.50%) XML
6 625 (5.25%) HTML5
7 618 (5.19%) jQuery
8 564 (4.73%) Web Services
9 438 (3.68%) Spring
10 433 (3.63%) J2EE
11 410 (3.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 324 (2.72%) WCF
13 292 (2.45%) AngularJS
14 273 (2.29%) Hibernate
15 268 (2.25%) .NET Framework
16 265 (2.22%) RESTful
17 257 (2.16%) CSS3
18 249 (2.09%) JSON
19 235 (1.97%) REST
20 225 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1405 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 474 (3.98%) FMCG
3 473 (3.97%) User Experience
4 431 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 414 (3.47%) Mobile App
6 348 (2.92%) EPoS
7 347 (2.91%) Computer Science
8 268 (2.25%) Data Centre
9 212 (1.78%) Social Media
10 208 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
11 173 (1.45%) Visualisation
12 158 (1.33%) Mathematics
12 158 (1.33%) Data Integration
13 157 (1.32%) Data Structures
14 151 (1.27%) Statistics
14 151 (1.27%) NHS
15 124 (1.04%) Online Banking
16 122 (1.02%) Client/Server
17 116 (0.97%) PMI
18 114 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1166 (9.79%) Windows
2 632 (5.30%) Linux
3 562 (4.72%) UNIX
4 254 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 211 (1.77%) Android
6 202 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 147 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 130 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 118 (0.99%) Windows XP
10 112 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 74 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 61 (0.51%) Windows 8
13 48 (0.40%) Solaris
14 47 (0.39%) zOS
15 45 (0.38%) Ubuntu
16 43 (0.36%) CentOS
17 34 (0.29%) AIX
18 24 (0.20%) Mac OS X
19 21 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
20 18 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3304 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
2 2752 (23.09%) E-Commerce
3 1644 (13.80%) Project Management
4 1165 (9.78%) Scrum
5 1139 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1005 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
7 947 (7.95%) Business Analysis
8 912 (7.65%) SDLC
9 895 (7.51%) MVC
10 889 (7.46%) ITIL
11 863 (7.24%) PRINCE2
12 857 (7.19%) Analytics
13 775 (6.50%) Mentoring
14 736 (6.18%) CRM
15 711 (5.97%) TDD
16 670 (5.62%) OO
17 650 (5.45%) Change Management
18 556 (4.67%) ERP
19 546 (4.58%) Software Engineering
20 518 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1928 (16.18%) SQL
2 1673 (14.04%) Java
3 1270 (10.66%) C#
4 1219 (10.23%) JavaScript
5 351 (2.95%) T-SQL
6 318 (2.67%) PHP
7 282 (2.37%) C
8 280 (2.35%) C++
9 213 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 185 (1.55%) Python
11 164 (1.38%) Ruby
12 147 (1.23%) VB.NET
13 124 (1.04%) Bash Shell
13 124 (1.04%) VB
14 102 (0.86%) R
15 91 (0.76%) Shell Script
15 91 (0.76%) PowerShell
16 90 (0.76%) VBA
16 90 (0.76%) Perl
17 81 (0.68%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1370 (11.50%) Degree
2 429 (3.60%) ISEB
3 254 (2.13%) PMI Certification
4 200 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 181 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 169 (1.42%) PMP
7 142 (1.19%) ISTQB
8 131 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 128 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 128 (1.07%) SC Cleared
10 127 (1.07%) CISSP
11 125 (1.05%) SAP Certification
12 118 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
13 108 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
14 72 (0.60%) MCSE
15 66 (0.55%) CCNA
16 55 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 55 (0.46%) MCP
17 54 (0.45%) DV Cleared
18 53 (0.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 784 (6.58%) QA
2 267 (2.24%) SLA
3 113 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 90 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 71 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 70 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 47 (0.39%) COBIT
8 38 (0.32%) Solvency II
9 32 (0.27%) CRD IV
10 22 (0.18%) FATCA
11 21 (0.18%) ISO 9001
12 17 (0.14%) EMIR
12 17 (0.14%) MiFID
13 15 (0.13%) Basel II
14 11 (0.092%) PMBOK
15 10 (0.084%) SNOMED CT
15 10 (0.084%) FINREP
16 7 (0.059%) WCAG
16 7 (0.059%) ISO 8583
17 6 (0.050%) COREP
System Software
1 351 (2.95%) Active Directory
2 207 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 48 (0.40%) vSphere
5 41 (0.34%) VirtualBox
6 31 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 30 (0.25%) HDFS
8 29 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
9 25 (0.21%) RACF
10 23 (0.19%) Terminal Services
11 18 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (0.13%) XenApp
13 15 (0.13%) ACF2
13 15 (0.13%) vCloud
13 15 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 15 (0.13%) Terminal Server
14 13 (0.11%) Firmware
15 12 (0.10%) ISA Server
15 12 (0.10%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.092%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 99 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
1 99 (0.83%) Puppet
2 76 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
3 48 (0.40%) SCCM
4 36 (0.30%) Vagrant
5 30 (0.25%) Nagios
6 27 (0.23%) Ansible
7 25 (0.21%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 24 (0.20%) TeamSite
9 23 (0.19%) Tivoli
10 16 (0.13%) Data Guard
11 15 (0.13%) CA Endevor
12 14 (0.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 14 (0.12%) SCOM
13 10 (0.084%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 9 (0.076%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (0.076%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (0.076%) Oracle RMAN
14 9 (0.076%) NetBackup
15 8 (0.067%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1727 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 1239 (10.40%) Oracle
3 772 (6.48%) SAP
4 480 (4.03%) IBM
5 373 (3.13%) hybris
6 319 (2.68%) ATG
7 282 (2.37%) VMware
8 268 (2.25%) Google
9 243 (2.04%) Cisco
10 241 (2.02%) Demandware
11 224 (1.88%) HP
12 189 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
13 171 (1.44%) Business Objects
14 168 (1.41%) Adobe
15 123 (1.03%) Tableau
16 122 (1.02%) Citrix
17 113 (0.95%) Apple
18 103 (0.86%) Red Hat
19 97 (0.81%) Endeca
20 95 (0.80%) Cognos
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
PCR
Salary: £40000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + 15-30% bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + banefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: bonus + car
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: benefits, bonus, negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
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