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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 41 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5943 5329 5587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.57% 5.42% 5.11%
As % of the General category 12.69% 11.95% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4113 4012 4482
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
46824 44585 49544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.87% 45.33% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36571 35789 41574
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +2 2872 £55,000 - 401
South East -4 938 £45,000 - 146
North West -3 438 £40,000 - 93
East of England +9 425 £48,000 +12.94% 50
Yorkshire +14 410 £40,000 -3.03% 79
West Midlands -10 337 £52,000 +18.18% 52
East Midlands 0 281 £40,000 - 38
South West +9 226 £40,000 +6.66% 52
North East +11 42 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Midlands -1 12 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South Coast - 1 £55,000 -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3889 (32.17%) Finance
2 3437 (28.43%) E-Commerce
3 2778 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
4 2204 (18.23%) SQL
5 1807 (14.95%) Banking
6 1761 (14.57%) Project Management
7 1550 (12.82%) Java
8 1504 (12.44%) HTML
9 1494 (12.36%) Degree
10 1483 (12.27%) Microsoft
11 1403 (11.61%) SQL Server
12 1379 (11.41%) Marketing
13 1374 (11.37%) .NET
14 1360 (11.25%) Telecoms
15 1340 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
16 1323 (10.94%) Oracle
17 1322 (10.94%) JavaScript
18 1283 (10.61%) Windows
19 1250 (10.34%) CSS
20 1237 (10.23%) C#
21 1082 (8.95%) Scrum
22 984 (8.14%) MS Excel
23 978 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
24 964 (7.97%) QA
25 890 (7.36%) PRINCE2
25 890 (7.36%) Analytics
26 889 (7.35%) ITIL
27 878 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
28 843 (6.97%) Business Analysis
29 823 (6.81%) jQuery

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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
1 427 (3.53%) IIS
2 356 (2.95%) WebSphere
3 307 (2.54%) SAS
4 259 (2.14%) CMS
5 241 (1.99%) Apache
6 208 (1.72%) MS Exchange
7 197 (1.63%) SharePoint
8 176 (1.46%) Tomcat
9 123 (1.02%) Node.js
10 120 (0.99%) Confluence
11 113 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
12 107 (0.89%) Commerce Server
13 101 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
14 100 (0.83%) WebLogic
15 79 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
16 78 (0.65%) WordPress
17 72 (0.60%) Drupal
18 55 (0.45%) MQSeries
19 49 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
20 46 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 984 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 449 (3.71%) MS Office
3 226 (1.87%) Photoshop
4 178 (1.47%) MS Project
5 121 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 117 (0.97%) MS Visio
7 107 (0.89%) SPSS
8 95 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
9 30 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
10 24 (0.20%) InDesign
10 24 (0.20%) Fireworks
10 24 (0.20%) CPLEX
10 24 (0.20%) FastStats
11 16 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
12 9 (0.074%) Stata
13 6 (0.050%) PowerPivot
14 5 (0.041%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.041%) AutoCAD
14 5 (0.041%) 3ds Max
14 5 (0.041%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 195 (1.61%) Magento
2 170 (1.41%) Google Analytics
3 128 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 123 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
5 111 (0.92%) Fredhopper
6 105 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
7 99 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
8 94 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
9 77 (0.64%) SAP Retail
10 71 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
11 60 (0.50%) JDE OneWorld
12 54 (0.45%) SAP SD
13 47 (0.39%) Sophis RISQUE
14 45 (0.37%) SAP CRM
15 44 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
16 40 (0.33%) SAP MM
17 38 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
18 35 (0.29%) Temenos T24
18 35 (0.29%) HFM
19 33 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 210 (1.74%) SaaS
2 83 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 83 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (0.46%) PaaS
4 51 (0.42%) GitHub
5 38 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 36 (0.30%) IaaS
7 22 (0.18%) Office 365
8 19 (0.16%) Force.com
9 15 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
10 14 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.058%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.050%) Trello
13 4 (0.033%) Responsys
13 4 (0.033%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.025%) Basecamp
14 3 (0.025%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.017%) Route 53
15 2 (0.017%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.008%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 523 (4.33%) Internet
2 273 (2.26%) Firewall
3 220 (1.82%) DNS
4 206 (1.70%) TCP/IP
5 169 (1.40%) WAN
6 159 (1.32%) LAN
7 150 (1.24%) HTTP
8 147 (1.22%) DHCP
9 104 (0.86%) Wireless
9 104 (0.86%) VPN
10 100 (0.83%) SAN
11 98 (0.81%) VoIP
12 92 (0.76%) MPLS
13 87 (0.72%) Broadband
14 86 (0.71%) SNMP
15 79 (0.65%) FTP
16 75 (0.62%) Network Security
17 70 (0.58%) OSPF
18 68 (0.56%) BGP
18 68 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1403 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 461 (3.81%) MySQL
3 448 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
4 319 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 300 (2.48%) Relational Database
6 291 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 266 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 243 (2.01%) Oracle Database
9 231 (1.91%) Big Data
10 184 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 180 (1.49%) Data Mining
12 174 (1.44%) DB2
13 135 (1.12%) Hadoop
14 133 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
15 122 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
16 121 (1.00%) RDBMS
17 118 (0.98%) NoSQL
18 106 (0.88%) QlikView
19 99 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
20 94 (0.78%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 426 (3.52%) Git (software)
2 307 (2.54%) JIRA
3 273 (2.26%) Subversion
4 221 (1.83%) Selenium
5 211 (1.75%) NUnit
6 201 (1.66%) Cucumber
7 165 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 163 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 150 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
10 149 (1.23%) TeamCity
11 135 (1.12%) Jenkins
12 124 (1.03%) Moq
13 113 (0.93%) WATIR
13 113 (0.93%) Ant
14 106 (0.88%) Eclipse
15 104 (0.86%) WebDriver
16 103 (0.85%) Maven
17 96 (0.79%) ReSharper
18 84 (0.69%) NCrunch
19 69 (0.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 3889 (32.17%) Finance
2 1807 (14.95%) Banking
3 1379 (11.41%) Marketing
4 1360 (11.25%) Telecoms
5 700 (5.79%) Retail Banking
6 550 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 500 (4.14%) Advertising
8 368 (3.04%) Back Office
9 326 (2.70%) Games
10 221 (1.83%) Investment Banking
11 171 (1.41%) Law
12 165 (1.36%) Legal
13 156 (1.29%) Publishing
14 145 (1.20%) Automotive
15 129 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
16 127 (1.05%) Billing
17 114 (0.94%) German Language
18 91 (0.75%) Front Office
19 67 (0.55%) French Language
20 57 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2517 (20.82%) Analyst
2 2358 (19.51%) Developer
3 1219 (10.08%) Business Analyst
4 1185 (9.80%) Project Manager
5 985 (8.15%) Consultant
6 857 (7.09%) Architect
7 435 (3.60%) .NET Developer
8 434 (3.59%) Senior Developer
9 377 (3.12%) Java Developer
10 322 (2.66%) Senior Analyst
11 306 (2.53%) Senior Manager
12 296 (2.45%) Web Developer
13 295 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
14 291 (2.41%) Support Analyst
15 253 (2.09%) C# Developer
16 250 (2.07%) Test Analyst
17 245 (2.03%) Designer
18 223 (1.84%) Junior
19 209 (1.73%) PHP Developer
20 180 (1.49%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1504 (12.44%) HTML
2 1374 (11.37%) .NET
3 1250 (10.34%) CSS
4 823 (6.81%) jQuery
5 750 (6.20%) XML
6 735 (6.08%) ASP.NET
7 666 (5.51%) Web Services
8 534 (4.42%) HTML5
9 398 (3.29%) CSS3
10 384 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 383 (3.17%) J2EE
12 346 (2.86%) WCF
13 316 (2.61%) .NET Framework
14 302 (2.50%) Ajax
15 251 (2.08%) REST
16 232 (1.92%) XHTML
17 224 (1.85%) Middleware
18 218 (1.80%) Spring
19 206 (1.70%) WPF
20 198 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1340 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
2 572 (4.73%) User Experience
3 427 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 407 (3.37%) Mobile App
5 399 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 356 (2.95%) EPoS
7 341 (2.82%) FMCG
8 234 (1.94%) Social Media
9 221 (1.83%) Mathematics
10 189 (1.56%) Open Source
11 182 (1.51%) Credit Risk
12 161 (1.33%) Statistics
13 155 (1.28%) Visualisation
14 138 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
15 134 (1.11%) PMI
16 126 (1.04%) Data Integration
17 125 (1.03%) Mainframe
18 108 (0.89%) iPhone
19 97 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 91 (0.75%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1283 (10.61%) Windows
2 754 (6.24%) Linux
3 458 (3.79%) UNIX
4 289 (2.39%) Apple iOS
5 246 (2.04%) Android
6 235 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 218 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 174 (1.44%) Windows 7
9 157 (1.30%) Windows XP
10 108 (0.89%) Solaris
11 100 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 70 (0.58%) AIX
13 68 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 41 (0.34%) Windows 8
15 40 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 37 (0.31%) Windows 2000
17 31 (0.26%) Ubuntu
18 26 (0.22%) CentOS
19 23 (0.19%) Debian
20 18 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3437 (28.43%) E-Commerce
2 2778 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
3 1761 (14.57%) Project Management
4 1082 (8.95%) Scrum
5 978 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 890 (7.36%) PRINCE2
6 890 (7.36%) Analytics
7 889 (7.35%) ITIL
8 878 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
9 843 (6.97%) Business Analysis
10 807 (6.68%) TDD
11 738 (6.11%) MVC
12 716 (5.92%) OO
13 699 (5.78%) Mentoring
14 656 (5.43%) CRM
15 604 (5.00%) ERP
16 545 (4.51%) Change Management
17 455 (3.76%) Coaching
18 443 (3.66%) Web Development
19 421 (3.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2204 (18.23%) SQL
2 1550 (12.82%) Java
3 1322 (10.94%) JavaScript
4 1237 (10.23%) C#
5 528 (4.37%) PHP
6 415 (3.43%) T-SQL
7 308 (2.55%) Ruby
8 276 (2.28%) C
9 275 (2.27%) C++
10 199 (1.65%) Python
11 174 (1.44%) VB.NET
12 160 (1.32%) VB
13 155 (1.28%) Perl
14 148 (1.22%) PowerShell
15 140 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 123 (1.02%) Shell Script
17 118 (0.98%) Objective-C
18 91 (0.75%) VBA
19 89 (0.74%) R
20 85 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1494 (12.36%) Degree
2 730 (6.04%) Security Cleared
3 501 (4.14%) ISEB
4 491 (4.06%) SC Cleared
5 246 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 192 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 163 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
8 155 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 142 (1.17%) DV Cleared
10 141 (1.17%) ISTQB
11 137 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 131 (1.08%) PMP
13 116 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
14 103 (0.85%) CISSP
15 94 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 94 (0.78%) CCNA
16 79 (0.65%) CCNP
17 63 (0.52%) CISM
18 53 (0.44%) CISA
19 51 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 964 (7.97%) QA
2 240 (1.99%) SLA
3 155 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 116 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 64 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 62 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 49 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 48 (0.40%) ISO 8583
9 27 (0.22%) COBIT
10 18 (0.15%) Basel III
11 17 (0.14%) Basel II
12 13 (0.11%) CRD IV
12 13 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
13 11 (0.091%) Solvency II
13 11 (0.091%) EMIR
13 11 (0.091%) COREP
14 7 (0.058%) FINREP
15 6 (0.050%) MiFID
16 4 (0.033%) P3O
17 3 (0.025%) FATCA
System Software
1 422 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 195 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 55 (0.45%) VMware ESX
5 52 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
6 47 (0.39%) XenApp
7 40 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 33 (0.27%) ISA Server
9 31 (0.26%) Terminal Services
10 29 (0.24%) XenDesktop
11 22 (0.18%) vSphere
12 18 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
13 16 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
14 15 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
15 13 (0.11%) HDFS
16 11 (0.091%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 10 (0.083%) VMware Server
18 9 (0.074%) vCloud
19 7 (0.058%) PowerHA
19 7 (0.058%) Snort
Systems Management
1 190 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 78 (0.65%) SCCM
3 75 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 72 (0.60%) Puppet
5 48 (0.40%) SCOM
6 35 (0.29%) NetBackup
7 28 (0.23%) OpenView
7 28 (0.23%) Ansible
8 24 (0.20%) CA Endevor
9 23 (0.19%) Vagrant
9 23 (0.19%) Data Guard
10 22 (0.18%) Tivoli
11 18 (0.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 17 (0.14%) FortiGate
12 17 (0.14%) Netcool
12 17 (0.14%) Nagios
13 14 (0.12%) ZABBIX
14 13 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
15 12 (0.099%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 11 (0.091%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1483 (12.27%) Microsoft
2 1323 (10.94%) Oracle
3 631 (5.22%) SAP
4 493 (4.08%) Fujitsu
5 386 (3.19%) IBM
6 360 (2.98%) hybris
7 350 (2.90%) HP
8 322 (2.66%) Cisco
9 319 (2.64%) VMware
10 286 (2.37%) Google
11 224 (1.85%) ATG
12 188 (1.56%) Demandware
13 172 (1.42%) Citrix
14 171 (1.41%) Adobe
15 140 (1.16%) Endeca
16 133 (1.10%) Business Objects
17 121 (1.00%) Informatica
17 121 (1.00%) Red Hat
18 118 (0.98%) Cognos
19 107 (0.89%) RedPrairie
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Zetman
Salary: From £100,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £100 - £120 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Amazing Benefits!!
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
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Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance + 15% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago