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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 39 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6049 5349 5549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.60% 5.32% 5.02%
As % of the General category 12.77% 11.77% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4166 4038 4490
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
47366 45433 49760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.89% 45.22% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36868 36373 41945
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 2 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 2 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 +1 2877 £55,000 - 421
South East +3 998 £45,000 - 137
East of England +6 450 £47,500 +11.76% 48
North West -4 443 £40,000 - 97
Yorkshire +6 412 £40,000 -1.96% 86
West Midlands 0 344 £52,000 +15.55% 45
East Midlands +1 278 £40,000 -1.47% 35
South West +7 243 £41,500 +10.66% 48
North East +15 42 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Midlands -2 14 £62,500 +8.69% 3
South Coast - 2 £55,000 -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 3879 (32.24%) Finance
2 3403 (28.28%) E-Commerce
3 2210 (18.37%) SQL
4 1774 (14.74%) Project Management
5 1730 (14.38%) Banking
6 1523 (12.66%) Java
6 1523 (12.66%) Microsoft
7 1517 (12.61%) Degree
8 1511 (12.56%) HTML
9 1415 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 1398 (11.62%) Marketing
11 1380 (11.47%) .NET
12 1378 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
13 1361 (11.31%) Telecoms
14 1328 (11.04%) JavaScript
15 1268 (10.54%) Windows
16 1267 (10.53%) Oracle
17 1253 (10.41%) CSS
18 1201 (9.98%) C#
19 1090 (9.06%) Scrum
20 1004 (8.34%) MS Excel
21 991 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
22 962 (7.99%) QA
23 920 (7.65%) Analytics
24 905 (7.52%) PRINCE2
25 881 (7.32%) ITIL
26 867 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
27 860 (7.15%) Business Analysis
28 831 (6.91%) jQuery
29 807 (6.71%) TDD

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 410 (3.41%) IIS
2 340 (2.83%) WebSphere
3 321 (2.67%) SAS
4 273 (2.27%) CMS
5 231 (1.92%) Apache
6 209 (1.74%) MS Exchange
7 207 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 176 (1.46%) Tomcat
9 132 (1.10%) Node.js
10 114 (0.95%) Confluence
11 109 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
12 104 (0.86%) Commerce Server
13 102 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
14 98 (0.81%) WebLogic
15 83 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
16 80 (0.66%) WordPress
17 70 (0.58%) Drupal
18 50 (0.42%) MQSeries
19 49 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
20 45 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1004 (8.34%) MS Excel
2 468 (3.89%) MS Office
3 232 (1.93%) Photoshop
4 190 (1.58%) MS Project
5 130 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 119 (0.99%) MS Visio
7 117 (0.97%) SPSS
8 101 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
9 34 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
10 29 (0.24%) FastStats
11 25 (0.21%) InDesign
12 24 (0.20%) CPLEX
13 20 (0.17%) Fireworks
14 14 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
15 9 (0.075%) AutoCAD
15 9 (0.075%) 3ds Max
16 8 (0.066%) Stata
16 8 (0.066%) Acrobat
16 8 (0.066%) CINEMA 4D
17 6 (0.050%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 198 (1.65%) Magento
2 162 (1.35%) Google Analytics
3 131 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
4 117 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
5 114 (0.95%) Fredhopper
6 111 (0.92%) Oracle Retail
7 110 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
8 85 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
9 82 (0.68%) SAP Retail
10 72 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
11 62 (0.52%) JDE OneWorld
12 56 (0.47%) SAP SD
13 44 (0.37%) SAP CRM
14 43 (0.36%) SAP MM
14 43 (0.36%) Sophis RISQUE
15 36 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
15 36 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
16 34 (0.28%) Temenos T24
17 31 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 30 (0.25%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 216 (1.80%) SaaS
2 92 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 84 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (0.43%) PaaS
5 51 (0.42%) GitHub
6 37 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (0.25%) IaaS
8 22 (0.18%) Office 365
9 21 (0.17%) Force.com
10 20 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
12 10 (0.083%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.050%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (0.050%) Basecamp
14 4 (0.033%) Trello
15 3 (0.025%) Responsys
15 3 (0.025%) Google Apps
16 2 (0.017%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.017%) Joyent
16 2 (0.017%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 524 (4.35%) Internet
2 275 (2.29%) Firewall
3 217 (1.80%) DNS
4 206 (1.71%) TCP/IP
5 170 (1.41%) WAN
6 163 (1.35%) LAN
7 152 (1.26%) HTTP
8 142 (1.18%) DHCP
9 104 (0.86%) Wireless
10 101 (0.84%) VPN
11 100 (0.83%) VoIP
12 97 (0.81%) SAN
13 91 (0.76%) SNMP
14 87 (0.72%) Broadband
15 86 (0.71%) MPLS
16 83 (0.69%) FTP
17 75 (0.62%) OSPF
18 74 (0.61%) Network Security
19 71 (0.59%) BGP
20 67 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1415 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 466 (3.87%) MySQL
3 434 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
4 315 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 293 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 292 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 280 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 223 (1.85%) Oracle Database
9 217 (1.80%) Big Data
10 187 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 183 (1.52%) Data Mining
12 161 (1.34%) DB2
13 140 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
14 137 (1.14%) Hadoop
15 132 (1.10%) NoSQL
16 113 (0.94%) RDBMS
17 110 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
18 105 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
19 103 (0.86%) QlikView
20 93 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 428 (3.56%) Git (software)
2 300 (2.49%) JIRA
3 285 (2.37%) Subversion
4 227 (1.89%) Selenium
5 210 (1.75%) NUnit
6 196 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 192 (1.60%) Cucumber
8 169 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 144 (1.20%) Jenkins
10 143 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
11 135 (1.12%) TeamCity
12 119 (0.99%) Moq
13 116 (0.96%) Eclipse
14 112 (0.93%) Ant
15 108 (0.90%) WATIR
16 107 (0.89%) Maven
17 98 (0.81%) WebDriver
18 91 (0.76%) ReSharper
19 76 (0.63%) NCrunch
20 71 (0.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 3879 (32.24%) Finance
2 1730 (14.38%) Banking
3 1398 (11.62%) Marketing
4 1361 (11.31%) Telecoms
5 698 (5.80%) Retail Banking
6 510 (4.24%) Manufacturing
7 508 (4.22%) Advertising
8 378 (3.14%) Back Office
9 326 (2.71%) Games
10 230 (1.91%) Investment Banking
11 174 (1.45%) Law
12 165 (1.37%) Publishing
13 164 (1.36%) Legal
14 150 (1.25%) Automotive
15 136 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
16 133 (1.11%) Billing
17 109 (0.91%) German Language
18 99 (0.82%) Front Office
19 60 (0.50%) French Language
20 55 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2538 (21.09%) Analyst
2 2339 (19.44%) Developer
3 1249 (10.38%) Business Analyst
4 1199 (9.96%) Project Manager
5 953 (7.92%) Consultant
6 829 (6.89%) Architect
7 425 (3.53%) .NET Developer
8 423 (3.52%) Senior Developer
9 379 (3.15%) Java Developer
10 335 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
11 310 (2.58%) Senior Manager
12 280 (2.33%) Web Developer
13 276 (2.29%) Support Analyst
14 273 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
15 256 (2.13%) Designer
16 252 (2.09%) C# Developer
17 239 (1.99%) Test Analyst
18 212 (1.76%) Junior
19 197 (1.64%) PHP Developer
20 179 (1.49%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1511 (12.56%) HTML
2 1380 (11.47%) .NET
3 1253 (10.41%) CSS
4 831 (6.91%) jQuery
5 732 (6.08%) XML
6 717 (5.96%) ASP.NET
7 657 (5.46%) Web Services
8 549 (4.56%) HTML5
9 407 (3.38%) CSS3
10 382 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 368 (3.06%) J2EE
12 342 (2.84%) WCF
13 306 (2.54%) Ajax
14 303 (2.52%) .NET Framework
15 249 (2.07%) REST
16 232 (1.93%) XHTML
17 214 (1.78%) Spring
18 212 (1.76%) WPF
19 206 (1.71%) Middleware
20 187 (1.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 438 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 412 (3.42%) Management Information System
2 412 (3.42%) Mobile App
3 354 (2.94%) EPoS
4 342 (2.84%) FMCG
5 239 (1.99%) Social Media
6 237 (1.97%) Mathematics
7 198 (1.65%) Open Source
8 188 (1.56%) Credit Risk
9 167 (1.39%) Visualisation
10 146 (1.21%) Statistics
11 131 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 128 (1.06%) PMI
13 121 (1.01%) Data Integration
14 103 (0.86%) iPhone
15 101 (0.84%) Mainframe
16 96 (0.80%) Blog
17 95 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 75 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
19 74 (0.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1268 (10.54%) Windows
2 734 (6.10%) Linux
3 445 (3.70%) UNIX
4 280 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 237 (1.97%) Android
6 229 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 213 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 157 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 142 (1.18%) Windows XP
10 109 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 104 (0.86%) Solaris
12 68 (0.57%) AIX
12 68 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 42 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 37 (0.31%) Windows 2000
15 36 (0.30%) Windows 8
16 31 (0.26%) Ubuntu
17 27 (0.22%) CentOS
18 24 (0.20%) Debian
19 18 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3403 (28.28%) E-Commerce
2 1774 (14.74%) Project Management
3 1378 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1090 (9.06%) Scrum
5 991 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 920 (7.65%) Analytics
7 905 (7.52%) PRINCE2
8 881 (7.32%) ITIL
9 867 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
10 860 (7.15%) Business Analysis
11 807 (6.71%) TDD
12 730 (6.07%) MVC
13 726 (6.03%) OO
14 673 (5.59%) Mentoring
15 649 (5.39%) CRM
16 583 (4.85%) ERP
17 512 (4.25%) Change Management
18 457 (3.80%) Web Development
19 445 (3.70%) Coaching
20 418 (3.47%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2210 (18.37%) SQL
2 1523 (12.66%) Java
3 1328 (11.04%) JavaScript
4 1201 (9.98%) C#
5 536 (4.45%) PHP
6 395 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 314 (2.61%) Ruby
8 282 (2.34%) C
9 272 (2.26%) C++
10 216 (1.80%) Python
11 173 (1.44%) VB.NET
12 163 (1.35%) VB
13 153 (1.27%) Perl
14 131 (1.09%) PL/SQL
14 131 (1.09%) PowerShell
15 119 (0.99%) Objective-C
16 117 (0.97%) Shell Script
17 97 (0.81%) VBA
17 97 (0.81%) R
18 92 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1517 (12.61%) Degree
2 747 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 502 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 475 (3.95%) ISEB
5 246 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 168 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 167 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 160 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
9 147 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 136 (1.13%) DV Cleared
11 134 (1.11%) PMP
11 134 (1.11%) ISTQB
12 118 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
13 101 (0.84%) CCNA
13 101 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 89 (0.74%) CISSP
15 73 (0.61%) CCNP
16 59 (0.49%) MCSE
17 51 (0.42%) MCSA
18 47 (0.39%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 962 (7.99%) QA
2 234 (1.94%) SLA
3 154 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 98 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 69 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 59 (0.49%) Data Quality
7 55 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 41 (0.34%) ISO 8583
9 32 (0.27%) COBIT
10 21 (0.17%) Basel III
11 19 (0.16%) Basel II
12 17 (0.14%) Solvency II
13 14 (0.12%) CRD IV
13 14 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
13 14 (0.12%) COREP
14 12 (0.100%) EMIR
15 10 (0.083%) FINREP
16 7 (0.058%) MiFID
17 6 (0.050%) IAS 39
18 4 (0.033%) FATCA
System Software
1 390 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 182 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 51 (0.42%) VMware ESX
5 44 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 42 (0.35%) XenApp
7 34 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
8 31 (0.26%) ISA Server
8 31 (0.26%) Terminal Services
9 26 (0.22%) XenDesktop
10 24 (0.20%) vSphere
11 17 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.100%) VMware Workstation
14 11 (0.091%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 9 (0.075%) vCloud
15 9 (0.075%) Snort
15 9 (0.075%) VMware Server
16 8 (0.066%) HDFS
17 4 (0.033%) Xen
Systems Management
1 181 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 73 (0.61%) Puppet
3 72 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (0.60%) SCCM
4 46 (0.38%) SCOM
5 30 (0.25%) NetBackup
6 28 (0.23%) OpenView
7 27 (0.22%) Ansible
8 20 (0.17%) Vagrant
9 19 (0.16%) Tivoli
9 19 (0.16%) Netcool
9 19 (0.16%) Data Guard
10 18 (0.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 17 (0.14%) Nagios
11 17 (0.14%) FortiGate
11 17 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
12 15 (0.12%) CA Endevor
13 12 (0.100%) ZABBIX
14 10 (0.083%) Zenoss
14 10 (0.083%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1523 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 1267 (10.53%) Oracle
3 631 (5.24%) SAP
4 506 (4.21%) Fujitsu
5 382 (3.17%) hybris
6 361 (3.00%) IBM
7 344 (2.86%) HP
8 322 (2.68%) Cisco
9 311 (2.58%) VMware
10 281 (2.34%) Google
11 237 (1.97%) ATG
12 206 (1.71%) Demandware
13 175 (1.45%) Adobe
14 160 (1.33%) Citrix
15 133 (1.11%) Business Objects
16 132 (1.10%) Endeca
17 126 (1.05%) Red Hat
18 122 (1.01%) Cognos
19 119 (0.99%) Informatica
20 101 (0.84%) JBoss
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dollar Financial UK
Salary: Unspecified pension, healthcare, annual salary reviews
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bury, Lancashire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Steria
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + 15% Flex Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 + 15-20% bonus.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Steria
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15% Flex Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago