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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 34 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5956 5296 5513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.06% 5.34% 5.37%
As % of the General category 13.87% 12.09% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4246 3739 4249
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 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
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
42949 43798 45072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.73% 44.18% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 34436 34214 37011
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 2937 £55,000 - 425
South East +4 819 £50,000 +2.04% 113
Yorkshire +63 563 £40,500 -7.16% 83
North West +6 360 £42,500 +6.25% 86
East of England -18 349 £47,500 +18.75% 39
West Midlands -15 280 £45,000 - 46
East Midlands +21 258 £40,500 +1.25% 71
South West -12 257 £44,500 +18.66% 63
Midlands +27 50 £40,000 - 1
North East +14 31 £43,750 +25.00% 5
South Coast 0 13 £55,000 -21.42%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3699 (30.73%) Finance
2 3080 (25.59%) E-Commerce
3 3021 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
4 2513 (20.88%) Banking
5 2039 (16.94%) SQL
6 1676 (13.92%) Microsoft
7 1648 (13.69%) Project Management
8 1567 (13.02%) Java
9 1415 (11.75%) SQL Server
10 1356 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
11 1353 (11.24%) HTML
12 1346 (11.18%) Oracle
13 1301 (10.81%) .NET
14 1288 (10.70%) Windows
15 1228 (10.20%) JavaScript
16 1218 (10.12%) C#
17 1212 (10.07%) Degree
18 1140 (9.47%) Scrum
19 1101 (9.15%) CSS
20 1073 (8.91%) MS Excel
21 1045 (8.68%) Marketing
22 1009 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
23 998 (8.29%) Telecoms
24 982 (8.16%) ITIL
25 972 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
26 955 (7.93%) QA
27 835 (6.94%) PRINCE2
28 802 (6.66%) Business Analysis
29 771 (6.40%) Analytics
30 738 (6.13%) ASP.NET

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
1 412 (3.42%) WebSphere
2 283 (2.35%) IIS
3 235 (1.95%) Apache
4 220 (1.83%) SharePoint
5 195 (1.62%) CMS
6 191 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 182 (1.51%) SAS
8 169 (1.40%) MS Exchange
9 161 (1.34%) JBoss
10 160 (1.33%) Node.js
11 138 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 101 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
13 93 (0.77%) Apache Solr
14 76 (0.63%) MQSeries
15 69 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
16 65 (0.54%) Confluence
17 56 (0.47%) Drupal
18 52 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
19 48 (0.40%) CICS
20 47 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 1073 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 456 (3.79%) MS Office
3 216 (1.79%) Photoshop
4 185 (1.54%) MS Project
5 139 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 124 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
7 113 (0.94%) MS Visio
8 54 (0.45%) InDesign
8 54 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 52 (0.43%) SPSS
10 42 (0.35%) Fireworks
11 32 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
12 19 (0.16%) PowerPivot
13 11 (0.091%) Acrobat
13 11 (0.091%) Adobe After Effects
14 10 (0.083%) OmniGraffle
15 9 (0.075%) CPLEX
15 9 (0.075%) 3ds Max
16 8 (0.066%) CINEMA 4D
16 8 (0.066%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 164 (1.36%) Google Analytics
2 139 (1.15%) Magento
3 134 (1.11%) Oracle Retail
4 125 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
5 82 (0.68%) SAP Retail
5 82 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 80 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
7 71 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
8 67 (0.56%) Temenos T24
9 58 (0.48%) SAP CO
9 58 (0.48%) SAP FI
9 58 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
10 57 (0.47%) Finacle
10 57 (0.47%) SAP SD
10 57 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
11 52 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
11 52 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
12 46 (0.38%) SAP MM
13 42 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
13 42 (0.35%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 315 (2.62%) SaaS
2 161 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 106 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 68 (0.56%) Office 365
5 45 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 41 (0.34%) PaaS
7 35 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 32 (0.27%) GitHub
9 27 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
10 25 (0.21%) IaaS
11 20 (0.17%) Trello
12 11 (0.091%) OpenShift
13 9 (0.075%) Amazon EMR
14 8 (0.066%) Taleo
15 6 (0.050%) Force.com
15 6 (0.050%) Responsys
16 4 (0.033%) SuccessFactors
17 3 (0.025%) Rackspace Cloud
17 3 (0.025%) Google Apps
18 2 (0.017%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 296 (2.46%) Internet
2 193 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 180 (1.50%) Firewall
4 156 (1.30%) WAN
5 146 (1.21%) DNS
6 141 (1.17%) Wireless
7 137 (1.14%) HTTP
8 135 (1.12%) LAN
9 118 (0.98%) SAN
10 101 (0.84%) VoIP
11 100 (0.83%) VPN
12 95 (0.79%) MPLS
13 82 (0.68%) FTP
14 69 (0.57%) DHCP
15 67 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
16 62 (0.52%) Intranet
17 57 (0.47%) BGP
18 55 (0.46%) Network Security
19 53 (0.44%) VLAN
20 48 (0.40%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1415 (11.75%) SQL Server
2 544 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
3 397 (3.30%) MySQL
4 361 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 335 (2.78%) Big Data
6 318 (2.64%) Relational Database
7 315 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 254 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 208 (1.73%) DB2
10 207 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 185 (1.54%) Oracle Database
12 173 (1.44%) NoSQL
13 158 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 132 (1.10%) Data Mining
15 131 (1.09%) RDBMS
16 115 (0.96%) Hadoop
17 94 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
18 89 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
19 79 (0.66%) Essbase
20 77 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 392 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 253 (2.10%) JIRA
3 222 (1.84%) Subversion
4 188 (1.56%) NUnit
5 160 (1.33%) Selenium
6 147 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 144 (1.20%) Visual Studio
8 142 (1.18%) Ant
8 142 (1.18%) ReSharper
9 141 (1.17%) Moq
10 127 (1.05%) Maven
11 115 (0.96%) Cucumber
12 110 (0.91%) SoapUI
12 110 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
13 100 (0.83%) Eclipse
14 93 (0.77%) WebDriver
14 93 (0.77%) TeamCity
14 93 (0.77%) Jenkins
15 91 (0.76%) SpecFlow
16 85 (0.71%) JUnit
General
1 3699 (30.73%) Finance
2 2513 (20.88%) Banking
3 1045 (8.68%) Marketing
4 998 (8.29%) Telecoms
5 648 (5.38%) Retail Banking
6 620 (5.15%) Manufacturing
7 394 (3.27%) Advertising
8 343 (2.85%) Games
9 291 (2.42%) Back Office
10 260 (2.16%) Aerospace
11 228 (1.89%) Investment Banking
12 194 (1.61%) Law
13 165 (1.37%) Legal
14 152 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 94 (0.78%) General Ledger
16 90 (0.75%) Billing
16 90 (0.75%) Front Office
17 85 (0.71%) Automotive
18 78 (0.65%) French Language
19 76 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2606 (21.65%) Analyst
2 2251 (18.70%) Developer
3 1304 (10.83%) Business Analyst
4 1080 (8.97%) Architect
5 1078 (8.95%) Consultant
6 1035 (8.60%) Project Manager
7 473 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
8 429 (3.56%) .NET Developer
9 383 (3.18%) Java Developer
10 367 (3.05%) Senior Developer
11 322 (2.67%) Support Analyst
12 319 (2.65%) Senior Analyst
13 317 (2.63%) Senior Manager
14 300 (2.49%) Test Analyst
15 292 (2.43%) Junior
16 252 (2.09%) C# Developer
17 242 (2.01%) Software Developer
18 240 (1.99%) Web Developer
19 227 (1.89%) Designer
20 221 (1.84%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1353 (11.24%) HTML
2 1301 (10.81%) .NET
3 1101 (9.15%) CSS
4 738 (6.13%) ASP.NET
5 684 (5.68%) jQuery
6 665 (5.52%) XML
7 597 (4.96%) Web Services
8 530 (4.40%) HTML5
9 459 (3.81%) J2EE
10 344 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 335 (2.78%) Spring
12 309 (2.57%) WCF
13 287 (2.38%) CSS3
14 284 (2.36%) Middleware
15 265 (2.20%) .NET Framework
16 256 (2.13%) SOAP
17 250 (2.08%) Hibernate
18 220 (1.83%) REST
19 213 (1.77%) Ajax
20 203 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1356 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
2 519 (4.31%) User Experience
3 393 (3.26%) FMCG
4 375 (3.12%) EPoS
5 369 (3.07%) Mobile App
6 346 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 307 (2.55%) Computer Science
8 193 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
9 192 (1.59%) Open Source
9 192 (1.59%) Social Media
10 181 (1.50%) Statistics
11 144 (1.20%) Mathematics
12 132 (1.10%) Mainframe
13 124 (1.03%) Visualisation
14 108 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 102 (0.85%) Blog
16 101 (0.84%) PMI
17 100 (0.83%) Client/Server
17 100 (0.83%) Data Integration
18 92 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1288 (10.70%) Windows
2 725 (6.02%) Linux
3 565 (4.69%) UNIX
4 286 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 231 (1.92%) Android
6 208 (1.73%) Windows 7
7 184 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 167 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 154 (1.28%) Windows XP
10 96 (0.80%) Solaris
11 84 (0.70%) AIX
12 75 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 72 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 64 (0.53%) Windows 8
15 40 (0.33%) CentOS
16 36 (0.30%) Windows 2000
17 35 (0.29%) Ubuntu
18 29 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
18 29 (0.24%) Windows Vista
19 27 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3080 (25.59%) E-Commerce
2 3021 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
3 1648 (13.69%) Project Management
4 1140 (9.47%) Scrum
5 1009 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
6 982 (8.16%) ITIL
7 972 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 835 (6.94%) PRINCE2
9 802 (6.66%) Business Analysis
10 771 (6.40%) Analytics
11 719 (5.97%) MVC
12 673 (5.59%) Mentoring
13 653 (5.42%) OO
14 635 (5.27%) CRM
15 627 (5.21%) ERP
16 579 (4.81%) Change Management
17 570 (4.74%) TDD
18 452 (3.75%) Waterfall
19 438 (3.64%) Software Testing
20 435 (3.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2039 (16.94%) SQL
2 1567 (13.02%) Java
3 1228 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 1218 (10.12%) C#
5 438 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 387 (3.21%) PHP
7 237 (1.97%) C++
8 230 (1.91%) PL/SQL
9 207 (1.72%) C
10 172 (1.43%) Ruby
11 165 (1.37%) VB.NET
12 150 (1.25%) Python
13 149 (1.24%) VB
13 149 (1.24%) Perl
14 133 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 107 (0.89%) Bash Shell
16 101 (0.84%) VBA
17 80 (0.66%) Shell Script
18 76 (0.63%) COBOL
19 75 (0.62%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1212 (10.07%) Degree
2 572 (4.75%) ISEB
3 335 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 323 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 241 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 190 (1.58%) PMI Certification
7 156 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 153 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 152 (1.26%) CISSP
10 134 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
11 116 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
12 114 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 107 (0.89%) PMP
14 99 (0.82%) VCP4
15 94 (0.78%) SAP Certification
16 90 (0.75%) DV Cleared
17 86 (0.71%) CISA
18 71 (0.59%) CISM
19 67 (0.56%) CCNA
20 61 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 955 (7.93%) QA
2 298 (2.48%) SLA
3 139 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 105 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 58 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 56 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 38 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 37 (0.31%) COBIT
9 27 (0.22%) ISO 8583
10 26 (0.22%) Solvency II
11 17 (0.14%) FATCA
12 11 (0.091%) CRD IV
13 10 (0.083%) Basel II
14 7 (0.058%) P3O
14 7 (0.058%) FINREP
15 5 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 4 (0.033%) ISO 9000
16 4 (0.033%) Basel III
16 4 (0.033%) COREP
17 3 (0.025%) EMIR
System Software
1 419 (3.48%) Active Directory
2 236 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 45 (0.37%) vSphere
5 36 (0.30%) XenApp
6 30 (0.25%) HDFS
7 29 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 27 (0.22%) VMware ESX
9 26 (0.22%) ISA Server
10 21 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 19 (0.16%) VirtualBox
11 19 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
12 18 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (0.12%) Terminal Services
14 11 (0.091%) Samba
15 10 (0.083%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 9 (0.075%) Varnish
16 9 (0.075%) NFS
16 9 (0.075%) Terminal Server
17 8 (0.066%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 128 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
2 87 (0.72%) SCCM
3 85 (0.71%) Puppet
4 71 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
5 44 (0.37%) SCOM
6 37 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 33 (0.27%) NetBackup
8 32 (0.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 31 (0.26%) Nagios
9 31 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 23 (0.19%) Vagrant
11 22 (0.18%) Tivoli
12 20 (0.17%) CA Endevor
13 18 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
13 18 (0.15%) Data Guard
14 15 (0.12%) Ansible
15 13 (0.11%) OpenView
16 9 (0.075%) Oozie
17 8 (0.066%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 7 (0.058%) MOM
Vendors
1 1676 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 1346 (11.18%) Oracle
3 675 (5.61%) SAP
4 468 (3.89%) IBM
5 326 (2.71%) VMware
6 307 (2.55%) HP
7 282 (2.34%) ATG
7 282 (2.34%) hybris
8 273 (2.27%) Cisco
9 268 (2.23%) Google
10 218 (1.81%) Demandware
11 187 (1.55%) Fujitsu
12 178 (1.48%) Citrix
13 172 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
14 157 (1.30%) Adobe
15 144 (1.20%) Apple
16 136 (1.13%) Hyperion
17 124 (1.03%) Endeca
18 114 (0.95%) Business Objects
19 91 (0.76%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Unspecified :Negotiable + benefits, bonus & relocation
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Unspecified :Negotiable + benefits, bonus & relocation
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Medical
Posted: 5 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago