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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 38 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6240 5360 5522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.70% 5.27% 4.99%
As % of the General category 13.00% 11.69% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4302 4035 4481
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -1.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
48012 45840 49661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.89% 45.07% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 37325 36611 41988
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 0 2948 £55,000 - 392
South East +10 1062 £45,000 - 151
East of England +4 464 £46,250 +2.77% 54
North West 0 454 £40,000 - 69
Yorkshire +9 425 £40,000 +3.89% 73
West Midlands +1 367 £50,000 +11.11% 41
East Midlands 0 282 £40,000 - 42
South West +9 248 £41,750 +11.33% 46
North East +22 44 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Midlands -2 11 £53,750 -6.52% 2
South Coast +5 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3893 (32.32%) Finance
2 3387 (28.12%) E-Commerce
3 2226 (18.48%) SQL
4 1789 (14.85%) Project Management
5 1705 (14.16%) Banking
6 1538 (12.77%) Degree
7 1529 (12.70%) Microsoft
8 1521 (12.63%) Java
9 1503 (12.48%) HTML
10 1445 (12.00%) Marketing
11 1422 (11.81%) SQL Server
12 1386 (11.51%) .NET
13 1371 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
14 1342 (11.14%) Telecoms
15 1327 (11.02%) JavaScript
16 1258 (10.45%) Windows
17 1247 (10.35%) Oracle
18 1241 (10.30%) CSS
19 1186 (9.85%) C#
20 1085 (9.01%) Scrum
21 1011 (8.39%) MS Excel
22 1005 (8.34%) Stakeholder Management
23 960 (7.97%) QA
24 950 (7.89%) Analytics
25 909 (7.55%) PRINCE2
26 871 (7.23%) Business Analysis
27 864 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
28 863 (7.17%) ITIL
29 830 (6.89%) jQuery
30 806 (6.69%) TDD

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 399 (3.31%) IIS
2 348 (2.89%) SAS
3 329 (2.73%) WebSphere
4 286 (2.37%) CMS
5 231 (1.92%) Apache
6 211 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 204 (1.69%) MS Exchange
8 179 (1.49%) Tomcat
9 135 (1.12%) Node.js
10 111 (0.92%) Confluence
11 108 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
12 100 (0.83%) Commerce Server
13 99 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
14 98 (0.81%) WebLogic
15 83 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
16 82 (0.68%) WordPress
17 67 (0.56%) Drupal
18 49 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
19 48 (0.40%) MQSeries
20 47 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1011 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 478 (3.97%) MS Office
3 232 (1.93%) Photoshop
4 194 (1.61%) MS Project
5 132 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 128 (1.06%) SPSS
7 123 (1.02%) MS Visio
8 105 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
9 35 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
10 28 (0.23%) FastStats
10 28 (0.23%) InDesign
11 25 (0.21%) CPLEX
12 21 (0.17%) Fireworks
13 14 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
14 9 (0.075%) AutoCAD
15 8 (0.066%) CINEMA 4D
15 8 (0.066%) Acrobat
16 7 (0.058%) 3ds Max
16 7 (0.058%) Stata
17 6 (0.050%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 197 (1.64%) Magento
2 162 (1.35%) Google Analytics
3 130 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 114 (0.95%) Fredhopper
4 114 (0.95%) Oracle Retail
5 112 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
6 110 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
7 83 (0.69%) SAP Retail
8 77 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
9 75 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
10 61 (0.51%) JDE OneWorld
11 57 (0.47%) SAP SD
12 45 (0.37%) SAP MM
13 42 (0.35%) SAP CRM
14 39 (0.32%) Sophis RISQUE
15 34 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
16 33 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
16 33 (0.27%) Temenos T24
17 32 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 27 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 221 (1.83%) SaaS
2 95 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (0.43%) PaaS
5 50 (0.42%) GitHub
6 36 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (0.24%) IaaS
8 23 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (0.17%) Force.com
9 21 (0.17%) Office 365
10 15 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
11 13 (0.11%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.066%) Amazon EMR
13 7 (0.058%) Responsys
14 6 (0.050%) Basecamp
15 3 (0.025%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.025%) Trello
16 2 (0.017%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.017%) Joyent
16 2 (0.017%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 524 (4.35%) Internet
2 266 (2.21%) Firewall
3 211 (1.75%) DNS
4 196 (1.63%) TCP/IP
5 165 (1.37%) WAN
6 157 (1.30%) LAN
7 145 (1.20%) HTTP
8 139 (1.15%) DHCP
9 101 (0.84%) VoIP
10 100 (0.83%) Wireless
11 97 (0.81%) VPN
12 95 (0.79%) SAN
13 90 (0.75%) SNMP
14 86 (0.71%) Broadband
15 82 (0.68%) FTP
16 81 (0.67%) MPLS
17 72 (0.60%) OSPF
18 71 (0.59%) Network Security
19 67 (0.56%) BGP
19 67 (0.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1422 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 475 (3.94%) MySQL
3 435 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
4 312 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 295 (2.45%) Relational Database
6 294 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 290 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 225 (1.87%) Big Data
9 216 (1.79%) Oracle Database
10 190 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 186 (1.54%) Data Mining
12 159 (1.32%) DB2
13 145 (1.20%) Hadoop
14 139 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
15 136 (1.13%) NoSQL
16 115 (0.95%) RDBMS
17 114 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
18 105 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
19 102 (0.85%) QlikView
20 97 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 422 (3.50%) Git (software)
2 294 (2.44%) JIRA
3 283 (2.35%) Subversion
4 232 (1.93%) Selenium
5 211 (1.75%) NUnit
6 207 (1.72%) Visual Studio
7 185 (1.54%) Cucumber
8 173 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 149 (1.24%) Jenkins
10 140 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
11 128 (1.06%) TeamCity
12 124 (1.03%) Eclipse
13 118 (0.98%) Moq
14 110 (0.91%) Ant
15 108 (0.90%) Maven
16 103 (0.86%) WATIR
17 97 (0.81%) WebDriver
18 85 (0.71%) ReSharper
19 73 (0.61%) LoadRunner
20 71 (0.59%) NCrunch
General
1 3893 (32.32%) Finance
2 1705 (14.16%) Banking
3 1445 (12.00%) Marketing
4 1342 (11.14%) Telecoms
5 700 (5.81%) Retail Banking
6 517 (4.29%) Advertising
7 492 (4.09%) Manufacturing
8 398 (3.30%) Back Office
9 312 (2.59%) Games
10 224 (1.86%) Investment Banking
11 176 (1.46%) Law
12 163 (1.35%) Legal
12 163 (1.35%) Publishing
13 149 (1.24%) Automotive
14 141 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 139 (1.15%) Billing
16 106 (0.88%) German Language
17 98 (0.81%) Front Office
18 60 (0.50%) Financial Institution
19 55 (0.46%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2552 (21.19%) Analyst
2 2325 (19.30%) Developer
3 1250 (10.38%) Business Analyst
4 1210 (10.05%) Project Manager
5 934 (7.75%) Consultant
6 804 (6.68%) Architect
7 427 (3.55%) .NET Developer
8 419 (3.48%) Senior Developer
9 381 (3.16%) Java Developer
10 338 (2.81%) Senior Analyst
11 323 (2.68%) Senior Manager
12 276 (2.29%) Web Developer
13 273 (2.27%) Support Analyst
14 261 (2.17%) Designer
15 258 (2.14%) Solutions Architect
16 248 (2.06%) C# Developer
17 230 (1.91%) Test Analyst
18 210 (1.74%) Junior
19 197 (1.64%) PHP Developer
20 182 (1.51%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1503 (12.48%) HTML
2 1386 (11.51%) .NET
3 1241 (10.30%) CSS
4 830 (6.89%) jQuery
5 716 (5.94%) XML
6 708 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 653 (5.42%) Web Services
8 551 (4.57%) HTML5
9 407 (3.38%) CSS3
10 378 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 368 (3.06%) J2EE
12 342 (2.84%) WCF
13 310 (2.57%) Ajax
14 291 (2.42%) .NET Framework
15 242 (2.01%) REST
16 228 (1.89%) XHTML
17 216 (1.79%) WPF
18 214 (1.78%) Spring
19 199 (1.65%) Middleware
20 188 (1.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 442 (3.67%) Computer Science
2 413 (3.43%) Management Information System
3 400 (3.32%) Mobile App
4 353 (2.93%) EPoS
5 348 (2.89%) FMCG
6 249 (2.07%) Mathematics
7 245 (2.03%) Social Media
8 200 (1.66%) Credit Risk
8 200 (1.66%) Open Source
9 178 (1.48%) Visualisation
10 145 (1.20%) Statistics
11 129 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 128 (1.06%) PMI
13 121 (1.00%) Data Integration
14 102 (0.85%) iPhone
15 99 (0.82%) Mainframe
16 98 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 93 (0.77%) Blog
18 79 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
19 76 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1258 (10.45%) Windows
2 720 (5.98%) Linux
3 436 (3.62%) UNIX
4 274 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 230 (1.91%) Android
6 227 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 213 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 157 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 142 (1.18%) Windows XP
10 106 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 99 (0.82%) Solaris
12 71 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 65 (0.54%) AIX
14 39 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 37 (0.31%) Windows 2000
16 31 (0.26%) Ubuntu
17 30 (0.25%) Windows 8
18 28 (0.23%) CentOS
19 24 (0.20%) Debian
20 18 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3387 (28.12%) E-Commerce
2 1789 (14.85%) Project Management
3 1371 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1085 (9.01%) Scrum
5 1005 (8.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 950 (7.89%) Analytics
7 909 (7.55%) PRINCE2
8 871 (7.23%) Business Analysis
9 864 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
10 863 (7.17%) ITIL
11 806 (6.69%) TDD
12 729 (6.05%) MVC
13 727 (6.04%) OO
14 667 (5.54%) CRM
15 574 (4.77%) ERP
16 516 (4.28%) Change Management
17 465 (3.86%) Web Development
18 423 (3.51%) Programme Management
19 412 (3.42%) BDD
20 401 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2226 (18.48%) SQL
2 1521 (12.63%) Java
3 1327 (11.02%) JavaScript
4 1186 (9.85%) C#
5 545 (4.53%) PHP
6 384 (3.19%) T-SQL
7 315 (2.62%) Ruby
8 281 (2.33%) C
9 274 (2.27%) C++
10 223 (1.85%) Python
11 174 (1.44%) VB.NET
12 166 (1.38%) VB
13 147 (1.22%) Perl
14 128 (1.06%) PL/SQL
14 128 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 118 (0.98%) Shell Script
16 109 (0.91%) Objective-C
17 101 (0.84%) VBA
18 99 (0.82%) R
19 91 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1538 (12.77%) Degree
2 742 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 492 (4.09%) SC Cleared
4 460 (3.82%) ISEB
5 251 (2.08%) PMI Certification
6 164 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 161 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 152 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
9 151 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 141 (1.17%) PMP
11 136 (1.13%) ISTQB
12 133 (1.10%) DV Cleared
13 118 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
14 100 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 96 (0.80%) CCNA
16 80 (0.66%) CISSP
17 70 (0.58%) CCNP
18 57 (0.47%) MCSE
19 49 (0.41%) MCP
20 48 (0.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 960 (7.97%) QA
2 235 (1.95%) SLA
3 153 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 83 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 71 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 62 (0.51%) Data Quality
7 57 (0.47%) ISO 9001
8 41 (0.34%) ISO 8583
9 29 (0.24%) COBIT
10 22 (0.18%) Basel III
11 20 (0.17%) Solvency II
11 20 (0.17%) Basel II
12 15 (0.12%) CRD IV
12 15 (0.12%) COREP
13 14 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
14 12 (0.100%) EMIR
15 11 (0.091%) FINREP
16 7 (0.058%) IAS 39
16 7 (0.058%) MiFID
17 5 (0.042%) P3O
System Software
1 383 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 178 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 50 (0.42%) VMware ESX
5 44 (0.37%) XenApp
6 38 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
7 31 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 30 (0.25%) Terminal Services
8 30 (0.25%) ISA Server
9 25 (0.21%) XenDesktop
10 24 (0.20%) vSphere
11 19 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (0.091%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (0.091%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 9 (0.075%) VMware Server
14 9 (0.075%) Snort
15 8 (0.066%) vCloud
16 7 (0.058%) HDFS
17 4 (0.033%) Xen
Systems Management
1 178 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 74 (0.61%) SCCM
3 70 (0.58%) Puppet
4 69 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (0.41%) SCOM
6 30 (0.25%) NetBackup
7 26 (0.22%) Ansible
8 24 (0.20%) OpenView
9 19 (0.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 19 (0.16%) Vagrant
10 18 (0.15%) Data Guard
11 17 (0.14%) Netcool
11 17 (0.14%) FortiGate
12 16 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
12 16 (0.13%) Nagios
12 16 (0.13%) Tivoli
13 15 (0.12%) CA Endevor
14 12 (0.100%) ZABBIX
15 10 (0.083%) Zenoss
15 10 (0.083%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1529 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 1247 (10.35%) Oracle
3 630 (5.23%) SAP
4 495 (4.11%) Fujitsu
5 384 (3.19%) hybris
6 344 (2.86%) IBM
7 343 (2.85%) HP
8 307 (2.55%) Cisco
9 306 (2.54%) VMware
10 279 (2.32%) Google
11 235 (1.95%) ATG
12 207 (1.72%) Demandware
13 181 (1.50%) Adobe
14 159 (1.32%) Citrix
15 130 (1.08%) Endeca
16 128 (1.06%) Business Objects
17 121 (1.00%) Red Hat
18 120 (1.00%) Cognos
19 118 (0.98%) Informatica
20 98 (0.81%) JBoss
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £40500 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Based On Experience + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Zetman
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Y
Posted: 5 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago