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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 31 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6155 6028 5335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.05% 5.58% 5.32%
As % of the General category 13.54% 12.74% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4314 4158 4025
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
45452 47325 45334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.68% 43.84% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36871 36866 36283
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 £45,000 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +9 3103 £57,500 +4.54% 434
South East -3 870 £50,000 +11.11% 120
Yorkshire +2 407 £42,500 +6.25% 69
North West +1 393 £42,750 +6.87% 86
East Midlands +8 364 £40,000 - 70
East of England -8 361 £45,000 -5.26% 47
West Midlands +1 335 £42,500 -18.26% 57
South West +11 288 £45,000 +8.43% 63
Midlands -13 10 £54,000 -13.60% 3
North East -34 10 £41,000 +2.50% 5
South Coast +1 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3903 (31.78%) Finance
2 3435 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
3 2867 (23.35%) Banking
4 2733 (22.26%) E-Commerce
5 2199 (17.91%) SQL
6 1748 (14.23%) Project Management
7 1696 (13.81%) Java
8 1629 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
9 1596 (13.00%) SQL Server
10 1583 (12.89%) Degree
11 1560 (12.70%) Microsoft
12 1555 (12.66%) .NET
13 1515 (12.34%) HTML
14 1450 (11.81%) C#
15 1388 (11.30%) JavaScript
16 1280 (10.42%) Oracle
17 1211 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
18 1172 (9.54%) Scrum
19 1149 (9.36%) Windows
20 1143 (9.31%) CSS
21 1130 (9.20%) Marketing
22 1058 (8.62%) MVC
23 980 (7.98%) MS Excel
24 954 (7.77%) PRINCE2
25 939 (7.65%) Business Analysis
26 925 (7.53%) Analytics
27 922 (7.51%) ITIL
28 905 (7.37%) Retail Banking
29 902 (7.35%) SDLC
30 870 (7.08%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 483 (3.93%) WebSphere
2 309 (2.52%) SAS
3 271 (2.21%) Node.js
4 241 (1.96%) CMS
5 226 (1.84%) SharePoint
6 187 (1.52%) JBoss
7 183 (1.49%) IIS
8 135 (1.10%) Apache
9 130 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 120 (0.98%) MS Exchange
11 113 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
12 109 (0.89%) Tomcat
13 106 (0.86%) Apache Pig
14 85 (0.69%) WebLogic
15 81 (0.66%) Apache Solr
16 79 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
17 72 (0.59%) Apache Spark
18 58 (0.47%) Confluence
19 57 (0.46%) NetWeaver
20 46 (0.37%) Lync
Applications
1 980 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 366 (2.98%) MS Office
3 173 (1.41%) MS Project
4 157 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 119 (0.97%) MS Visio
6 110 (0.90%) SPSS
7 109 (0.89%) Photoshop
8 77 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 65 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
10 37 (0.30%) InDesign
11 30 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
12 20 (0.16%) PowerPivot
13 19 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
14 10 (0.081%) AutoCAD
15 6 (0.049%) CINEMA 4D
15 6 (0.049%) OmniGraffle
16 5 (0.041%) S-PLUS
16 5 (0.041%) Adobe Premiere
17 4 (0.033%) CPLEX
18 3 (0.024%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 178 (1.45%) Magento
2 137 (1.12%) Oracle Retail
3 105 (0.86%) SAP FI
4 102 (0.83%) SAP SD
5 101 (0.82%) SAP Retail
6 95 (0.77%) SAP CO
7 92 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
8 86 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 86 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
9 65 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
10 57 (0.46%) SAP MM
11 55 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
12 53 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
12 53 (0.43%) SAP ERP
13 47 (0.38%) Temenos T24
14 36 (0.29%) SAP CRM
15 33 (0.27%) Retail-J
16 28 (0.23%) SAP PM
17 27 (0.22%) Fredhopper
18 24 (0.20%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 348 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 333 (2.71%) SaaS
3 294 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 143 (1.16%) Google Analytics
5 92 (0.75%) Office 365
6 77 (0.63%) PaaS
7 48 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 45 (0.37%) IaaS
9 36 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
10 32 (0.26%) Amazon S3
11 31 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
12 22 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
13 19 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
14 18 (0.15%) GitHub
15 12 (0.098%) Force.com
16 11 (0.090%) AWS CloudFormation
17 8 (0.065%) Basecamp
18 7 (0.057%) OpenShift
19 5 (0.041%) Google Cloud Platform
20 4 (0.033%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 320 (2.61%) Internet
2 219 (1.78%) Firewall
3 207 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 201 (1.64%) Wireless
5 166 (1.35%) WAN
6 164 (1.34%) LAN
7 161 (1.31%) DNS
8 149 (1.21%) SAN
9 99 (0.81%) VPN
10 90 (0.73%) HTTP
11 89 (0.72%) SSL
12 87 (0.71%) DHCP
13 83 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
14 82 (0.67%) Network Security
15 69 (0.56%) MPLS
16 65 (0.53%) VoIP
17 58 (0.47%) NAS
18 49 (0.40%) FTP
19 47 (0.38%) VLAN
20 46 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1596 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 470 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
3 467 (3.80%) MySQL
4 428 (3.49%) Big Data
5 325 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 308 (2.51%) NoSQL
7 300 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 282 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 274 (2.23%) MongoDB
10 263 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 257 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
12 229 (1.86%) Hadoop
13 225 (1.83%) DB2
14 181 (1.47%) RDBMS
15 159 (1.29%) Apache Hive
16 154 (1.25%) Oracle Database
17 146 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 125 (1.02%) SAP HANA
19 123 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
19 123 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 537 (4.37%) Git (software)
2 263 (2.14%) JIRA
3 225 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 209 (1.70%) Maven
5 198 (1.61%) NUnit
6 195 (1.59%) Visual Studio
7 172 (1.40%) Subversion
8 166 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 150 (1.22%) Selenium
10 136 (1.11%) JUnit
11 91 (0.74%) Eclipse
12 82 (0.67%) TeamCity
13 67 (0.55%) Cucumber
14 66 (0.54%) Hudson
15 62 (0.50%) Ant
16 57 (0.46%) SpecFlow
17 54 (0.44%) WebDriver
18 52 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
19 51 (0.42%) FitNesse
20 46 (0.37%) HP UFT
General
1 3903 (31.78%) Finance
2 2867 (23.35%) Banking
3 1130 (9.20%) Marketing
4 905 (7.37%) Retail Banking
5 837 (6.82%) Telecoms
6 592 (4.82%) Manufacturing
7 385 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 328 (2.67%) Back Office
9 296 (2.41%) Games
10 282 (2.30%) Advertising
11 280 (2.28%) Investment Banking
12 220 (1.79%) Financial Institution
13 204 (1.66%) Law
14 183 (1.49%) Publishing
15 175 (1.43%) Front Office
16 117 (0.95%) Automotive
17 114 (0.93%) Legal
18 113 (0.92%) Billing
19 111 (0.90%) French Language
20 94 (0.77%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2513 (20.46%) Developer
2 2407 (19.60%) Analyst
3 1369 (11.15%) Business Analyst
4 1181 (9.62%) Project Manager
5 1001 (8.15%) Architect
6 974 (7.93%) Consultant
7 619 (5.04%) .NET Developer
8 535 (4.36%) Senior Developer
9 377 (3.07%) Senior Manager
10 368 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
11 360 (2.93%) Java Developer
12 320 (2.61%) C# Developer
13 300 (2.44%) Software Engineer
14 284 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
15 263 (2.14%) Web Developer
16 246 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
17 241 (1.96%) Designer
17 241 (1.96%) Technical Specialist
18 228 (1.86%) Junior
19 216 (1.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1555 (12.66%) .NET
2 1515 (12.34%) HTML
3 1143 (9.31%) CSS
4 829 (6.75%) ASP.NET
5 733 (5.97%) HTML5
6 675 (5.50%) Web Services
7 662 (5.39%) jQuery
8 650 (5.29%) XML
9 499 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 472 (3.84%) Spring
11 409 (3.33%) AngularJS
12 360 (2.93%) J2EE
13 355 (2.89%) WCF
14 341 (2.78%) .NET Framework
15 335 (2.73%) RESTful
16 329 (2.68%) REST
17 319 (2.60%) CSS3
18 291 (2.37%) SOAP
19 280 (2.28%) Middleware
20 276 (2.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1629 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 494 (4.02%) User Experience
3 462 (3.76%) FMCG
4 450 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 415 (3.38%) Mobile App
6 405 (3.30%) Computer Science
7 342 (2.79%) EPoS
8 327 (2.66%) Data Centre
9 247 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
10 228 (1.86%) Mathematics
11 199 (1.62%) Social Media
11 199 (1.62%) Visualisation
12 195 (1.59%) NHS
13 191 (1.56%) Data Integration
14 180 (1.47%) Online Banking
15 161 (1.31%) Statistics
16 148 (1.21%) Data Structures
17 134 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 129 (1.05%) Algorithms
19 112 (0.91%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1149 (9.36%) Windows
2 671 (5.46%) Linux
3 572 (4.66%) UNIX
4 238 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 212 (1.73%) Android
6 208 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 129 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 123 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 119 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 100 (0.81%) Windows 7
11 68 (0.55%) Solaris
12 67 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 58 (0.47%) zOS
14 55 (0.45%) AIX
15 50 (0.41%) CentOS
16 44 (0.36%) Windows 8
17 26 (0.21%) Ubuntu
18 19 (0.15%) Mac OS
18 19 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
19 17 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3435 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
2 2733 (22.26%) E-Commerce
3 1748 (14.23%) Project Management
4 1211 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1172 (9.54%) Scrum
6 1058 (8.62%) MVC
7 954 (7.77%) PRINCE2
8 939 (7.65%) Business Analysis
9 925 (7.53%) Analytics
10 922 (7.51%) ITIL
11 902 (7.35%) SDLC
12 870 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
13 861 (7.01%) TDD
14 849 (6.91%) CRM
15 813 (6.62%) Mentoring
16 683 (5.56%) OO
17 680 (5.54%) ERP
18 664 (5.41%) Change Management
19 578 (4.71%) Software Engineering
20 529 (4.31%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2199 (17.91%) SQL
2 1696 (13.81%) Java
3 1450 (11.81%) C#
4 1388 (11.30%) JavaScript
5 396 (3.22%) PHP
6 356 (2.90%) T-SQL
7 311 (2.53%) C
8 290 (2.36%) C++
9 267 (2.17%) Python
10 187 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 187 (1.52%) Ruby
11 173 (1.41%) R
12 155 (1.26%) VB.NET
13 147 (1.20%) VBA
14 121 (0.99%) VB
15 117 (0.95%) Bash Shell
16 105 (0.86%) Perl
17 98 (0.80%) Scala
18 97 (0.79%) COBOL
19 85 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1583 (12.89%) Degree
2 282 (2.30%) PMI Certification
3 266 (2.17%) ISEB
4 207 (1.69%) PMP
5 139 (1.13%) Security Cleared
6 133 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 128 (1.04%) CISSP
8 124 (1.01%) CISA
9 123 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 106 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
11 98 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 92 (0.75%) ISTQB
13 91 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 88 (0.72%) SC Cleared
15 86 (0.70%) MCSE
16 85 (0.69%) CISM
17 84 (0.68%) CCNP
18 76 (0.62%) CCNA
19 67 (0.55%) ACCA
20 59 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 694 (5.65%) QA
2 264 (2.15%) SLA
3 103 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 83 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 59 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 55 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 41 (0.33%) Solvency II
7 41 (0.33%) CRD IV
8 34 (0.28%) COBIT
9 25 (0.20%) MiFID
9 25 (0.20%) EMIR
10 18 (0.15%) ISO 9001
11 15 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
12 13 (0.11%) PMBOK
13 12 (0.098%) FATCA
14 11 (0.090%) Basel II
15 8 (0.065%) TickIT
15 8 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
16 7 (0.057%) ISO 9000
16 7 (0.057%) WCAG
System Software
1 327 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 175 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 52 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
5 39 (0.32%) vSphere
6 34 (0.28%) HDFS
7 31 (0.25%) VirtualBox
8 28 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 27 (0.22%) Terminal Services
10 24 (0.20%) Docker
11 23 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 22 (0.18%) Time Sharing Option
12 22 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 18 (0.15%) vCloud
14 16 (0.13%) RACF
15 15 (0.12%) VMware Server
16 14 (0.11%) Varnish
16 14 (0.11%) Samba
17 12 (0.098%) NFS
17 12 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 122 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 120 (0.98%) Puppet
3 55 (0.45%) Ansible
4 43 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 39 (0.32%) SCCM
6 33 (0.27%) Tivoli
7 32 (0.26%) Vagrant
8 30 (0.24%) CA Endevor
8 30 (0.24%) Data Guard
9 28 (0.23%) SCOM
10 27 (0.22%) Nagios
11 26 (0.21%) Oozie
12 18 (0.15%) Ambari
13 16 (0.13%) zSecure
14 14 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 14 (0.11%) TeamSite
15 13 (0.11%) SolarWinds Orion
16 12 (0.098%) BMC PATROL
16 12 (0.098%) OMEGAMON
16 12 (0.098%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1560 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 1280 (10.42%) Oracle
3 862 (7.02%) SAP
4 524 (4.27%) IBM
5 325 (2.65%) hybris
6 311 (2.53%) Cisco
7 252 (2.05%) Google
8 242 (1.97%) VMware
9 216 (1.76%) ATG
10 201 (1.64%) Adobe
11 185 (1.51%) Tableau
12 178 (1.45%) HP
13 143 (1.16%) Demandware
14 137 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
15 130 (1.06%) Cognos
16 113 (0.92%) Red Hat
16 113 (0.92%) Teradata
17 97 (0.79%) Citrix
18 96 (0.78%) CheckPoint
19 77 (0.63%) Informatica
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £425 - £450 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + 3pm Friday finish!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + car
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago