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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 39 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6170 5419 5602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.70% 5.23% 5.16%
As % of the General category 13.16% 11.97% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4462 3876 4451
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
46890 45253 47592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.35% 43.65% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 37830 36040 39839
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +8 2919 £55,000 - 390
South East +1 992 £50,000 - 99
East of England +12 488 £50,000 +25.00% 56
Yorkshire +14 465 £40,000 -15.34% 67
North West +10 428 £40,000 - 84
East Midlands +32 346 £42,000 +3.70% 46
West Midlands -22 275 £45,000 +3.44% 30
South West -23 218 £37,500 - 49
North East -17 20 £60,000 +33.33% 7
Midlands +12 19 £42,500 -41.37% 6
South Coast +2 8 £70,000 +1.81%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3792 (31.08%) Finance
2 3441 (28.20%) E-Commerce
3 2918 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 2223 (18.22%) SQL
5 2190 (17.95%) Banking
6 1647 (13.50%) Project Management
7 1602 (13.13%) Java
8 1500 (12.29%) HTML
9 1479 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 1449 (11.88%) SQL Server
11 1395 (11.43%) .NET
12 1392 (11.41%) Degree
13 1381 (11.32%) Oracle
14 1365 (11.19%) JavaScript
15 1314 (10.77%) C#
16 1299 (10.65%) Windows
17 1291 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
18 1264 (10.36%) CSS
19 1151 (9.43%) Marketing
20 1145 (9.38%) Scrum
21 1142 (9.36%) Telecoms
22 1010 (8.28%) QA
23 1005 (8.24%) MS Excel
24 988 (8.10%) ITIL
25 938 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
26 869 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
27 836 (6.85%) PRINCE2
27 836 (6.85%) jQuery
28 823 (6.74%) Business Analysis
29 815 (6.68%) ASP.NET

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 432 (3.54%) IIS
2 390 (3.20%) WebSphere
3 257 (2.11%) SAS
4 251 (2.06%) Apache
5 216 (1.77%) CMS
6 198 (1.62%) SharePoint
7 189 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 169 (1.39%) MS Exchange
9 127 (1.04%) Node.js
10 114 (0.93%) Confluence
11 111 (0.91%) JBoss
12 107 (0.88%) WebLogic
13 98 (0.80%) Commerce Server
14 94 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
14 94 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
15 74 (0.61%) MQSeries
16 69 (0.57%) WordPress
17 68 (0.56%) Apache Solr
18 66 (0.54%) Drupal
19 52 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1005 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 430 (3.52%) MS Office
3 186 (1.52%) Photoshop
4 156 (1.28%) MS Project
5 128 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 113 (0.93%) MS Visio
7 89 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
8 79 (0.65%) SPSS
9 44 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 40 (0.33%) Fireworks
11 30 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
12 24 (0.20%) CPLEX
13 20 (0.16%) InDesign
14 18 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
15 11 (0.090%) FastStats
16 8 (0.066%) PowerPivot
17 5 (0.041%) Adobe After Effects
17 5 (0.041%) Stata
18 4 (0.033%) Mingle
18 4 (0.033%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 187 (1.53%) Google Analytics
2 178 (1.46%) Magento
3 151 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
4 124 (1.02%) Oracle Retail
5 96 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
6 91 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
7 88 (0.72%) Fredhopper
8 87 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
9 74 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
10 72 (0.59%) Sophis RISQUE
11 69 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
12 67 (0.55%) SAP Retail
13 46 (0.38%) Temenos T24
14 43 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 42 (0.34%) HFM
15 42 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
15 42 (0.34%) SAP CRM
16 41 (0.34%) Finacle
17 40 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
18 39 (0.32%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 211 (1.73%) SaaS
2 114 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 67 (0.55%) GitHub
5 47 (0.39%) PaaS
6 44 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (0.25%) IaaS
8 20 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 20 (0.16%) Trello
9 18 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
10 17 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 16 (0.13%) Office 365
12 7 (0.057%) Responsys
13 4 (0.033%) Google Apps
13 4 (0.033%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.025%) MailChimp
14 3 (0.025%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.016%) IBM SmartCloud
15 2 (0.016%) Force.com
16 1 (0.008%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 415 (3.40%) Internet
2 212 (1.74%) Firewall
3 175 (1.43%) DNS
4 161 (1.32%) HTTP
5 158 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 132 (1.08%) WAN
7 114 (0.93%) LAN
8 110 (0.90%) SAN
9 108 (0.89%) DHCP
10 103 (0.84%) Wireless
11 95 (0.78%) VPN
12 87 (0.71%) MPLS
13 73 (0.60%) FTP
14 66 (0.54%) VoIP
15 62 (0.51%) Intranet
15 62 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
16 60 (0.49%) Network Security
17 58 (0.48%) BGP
18 52 (0.43%) SMS
19 49 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1449 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 510 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
3 430 (3.52%) MySQL
4 330 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 297 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 296 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 293 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 261 (2.14%) Big Data
9 215 (1.76%) Oracle Database
10 188 (1.54%) DB2
11 184 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 172 (1.41%) Data Mining
13 156 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 144 (1.18%) NoSQL
15 133 (1.09%) Hadoop
16 115 (0.94%) RavenDB
17 107 (0.88%) Essbase
18 103 (0.84%) RDBMS
19 102 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
20 98 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 494 (4.05%) Git (software)
2 333 (2.73%) JIRA
3 244 (2.00%) NUnit
4 243 (1.99%) Subversion
5 208 (1.70%) Cucumber
6 186 (1.52%) Selenium
7 171 (1.40%) TeamCity
8 170 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
9 164 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 150 (1.23%) Visual Studio
11 141 (1.16%) Moq
12 126 (1.03%) Ant
13 124 (1.02%) ReSharper
14 112 (0.92%) WATIR
15 111 (0.91%) Jenkins
16 103 (0.84%) WebDriver
17 100 (0.82%) Eclipse
18 94 (0.77%) Maven
19 91 (0.75%) NCrunch
20 74 (0.61%) JUnit
General
1 3792 (31.08%) Finance
2 2190 (17.95%) Banking
3 1151 (9.43%) Marketing
4 1142 (9.36%) Telecoms
5 714 (5.85%) Retail Banking
6 587 (4.81%) Manufacturing
7 400 (3.28%) Advertising
8 302 (2.48%) Back Office
9 293 (2.40%) Games
10 207 (1.70%) Investment Banking
11 184 (1.51%) Law
12 171 (1.40%) Legal
13 137 (1.12%) Aerospace
14 132 (1.08%) Automotive
15 103 (0.84%) German Language
16 102 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
17 91 (0.75%) Billing
18 87 (0.71%) Publishing
19 85 (0.70%) Front Office
19 85 (0.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2583 (21.17%) Analyst
2 2488 (20.39%) Developer
3 1256 (10.29%) Business Analyst
4 1082 (8.87%) Consultant
5 980 (8.03%) Architect
6 976 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 483 (3.96%) .NET Developer
8 429 (3.52%) Senior Developer
9 400 (3.28%) Java Developer
10 398 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
11 327 (2.68%) Support Analyst
12 317 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
13 297 (2.43%) Test Analyst
14 281 (2.30%) Web Developer
15 260 (2.13%) C# Developer
16 255 (2.09%) Senior Manager
17 248 (2.03%) Junior
18 228 (1.87%) Software Developer
19 220 (1.80%) Test Consultant
20 213 (1.75%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1500 (12.29%) HTML
2 1395 (11.43%) .NET
3 1264 (10.36%) CSS
4 836 (6.85%) jQuery
5 815 (6.68%) ASP.NET
6 761 (6.24%) XML
7 670 (5.49%) Web Services
8 533 (4.37%) HTML5
9 416 (3.41%) J2EE
10 392 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 365 (2.99%) CSS3
12 356 (2.92%) WCF
13 349 (2.86%) .NET Framework
14 302 (2.48%) Middleware
15 295 (2.42%) Spring
16 285 (2.34%) REST
17 262 (2.15%) Ajax
18 258 (2.11%) SOAP
19 214 (1.75%) Hibernate
20 194 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1291 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 584 (4.79%) User Experience
3 443 (3.63%) Mobile App
4 391 (3.20%) EPoS
5 386 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 330 (2.70%) FMCG
7 324 (2.66%) Management Information System
8 226 (1.85%) Mathematics
9 217 (1.78%) Social Media
10 204 (1.67%) Open Source
11 192 (1.57%) Statistics
12 174 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
13 156 (1.28%) Mainframe
14 133 (1.09%) Visualisation
15 127 (1.04%) iPhone
16 112 (0.92%) Data Integration
17 109 (0.89%) PMI
18 107 (0.88%) Algorithms
19 100 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 91 (0.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1299 (10.65%) Windows
2 764 (6.26%) Linux
3 505 (4.14%) UNIX
4 305 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 266 (2.18%) Android
6 206 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 186 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 180 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 156 (1.28%) Windows XP
10 118 (0.97%) Solaris
11 99 (0.81%) AIX
12 93 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 60 (0.49%) Windows 8
14 51 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (0.33%) Windows 2000
16 37 (0.30%) CentOS
17 31 (0.25%) Ubuntu
18 29 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
19 28 (0.23%) Mac OS X
20 26 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3441 (28.20%) E-Commerce
2 2918 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 1647 (13.50%) Project Management
4 1145 (9.38%) Scrum
5 988 (8.10%) ITIL
6 938 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 869 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
8 836 (6.85%) PRINCE2
9 823 (6.74%) Business Analysis
10 782 (6.41%) Analytics
11 757 (6.20%) MVC
12 752 (6.16%) TDD
13 751 (6.15%) OO
14 750 (6.15%) Mentoring
15 654 (5.36%) ERP
16 604 (4.95%) CRM
17 513 (4.20%) Change Management
18 442 (3.62%) Waterfall
19 439 (3.60%) Coaching
20 436 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2223 (18.22%) SQL
2 1602 (13.13%) Java
3 1365 (11.19%) JavaScript
4 1314 (10.77%) C#
5 512 (4.20%) PHP
6 462 (3.79%) T-SQL
7 282 (2.31%) Ruby
8 262 (2.15%) C++
9 230 (1.88%) C
10 215 (1.76%) PL/SQL
11 201 (1.65%) VB.NET
12 181 (1.48%) Python
13 172 (1.41%) Perl
14 165 (1.35%) VB
15 121 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 116 (0.95%) VBA
17 102 (0.84%) Shell Script
18 95 (0.78%) Objective-C
19 94 (0.77%) PHP5
20 91 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1392 (11.41%) Degree
2 579 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 569 (4.66%) ISEB
4 411 (3.37%) SC Cleared
5 259 (2.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 178 (1.46%) PMI Certification
7 156 (1.28%) CISSP
8 153 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 152 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
10 149 (1.22%) DV Cleared
11 124 (1.02%) ISTQB
12 116 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
13 107 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 96 (0.79%) CISA
15 83 (0.68%) CISM
15 83 (0.68%) PMP
16 76 (0.62%) CCNP
17 74 (0.61%) CCNA
18 57 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 42 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1010 (8.28%) QA
2 304 (2.49%) SLA
3 143 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 126 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 54 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 54 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 45 (0.37%) ISO 8583
7 44 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 33 (0.27%) COBIT
9 12 (0.098%) Basel III
10 11 (0.090%) Basel II
11 10 (0.082%) Solvency II
12 6 (0.049%) P3O
12 6 (0.049%) CRD IV
12 6 (0.049%) COREP
13 4 (0.033%) MiFID
14 3 (0.025%) HL7
14 3 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 3 (0.025%) ISO 9000
14 3 (0.025%) FINREP
System Software
1 413 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 188 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 47 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
5 41 (0.34%) XenApp
6 40 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 37 (0.30%) ISA Server
8 33 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
9 31 (0.25%) vSphere
10 30 (0.25%) Terminal Services
11 22 (0.18%) XenDesktop
12 18 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
13 17 (0.14%) HDFS
14 13 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (0.090%) Samba
16 10 (0.082%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 7 (0.057%) PowerHA
17 7 (0.057%) Apache Flume
18 6 (0.049%) NFS
18 6 (0.049%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 179 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 76 (0.62%) SCCM
3 74 (0.61%) Puppet
4 67 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
5 48 (0.39%) SCOM
6 41 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 32 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 32 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 29 (0.24%) OpenView
8 29 (0.24%) CA Endevor
9 28 (0.23%) Tivoli
10 21 (0.17%) Nagios
11 18 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
11 18 (0.15%) Data Guard
11 18 (0.15%) Ansible
12 16 (0.13%) Vagrant
13 12 (0.098%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 12 (0.098%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 12 (0.098%) MOM
14 9 (0.074%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1479 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 1381 (11.32%) Oracle
3 657 (5.38%) SAP
4 450 (3.69%) IBM
5 352 (2.88%) Fujitsu
6 346 (2.84%) HP
7 315 (2.58%) hybris
8 311 (2.55%) Google
9 296 (2.43%) VMware
9 296 (2.43%) Cisco
10 234 (1.92%) ATG
11 183 (1.50%) Citrix
12 165 (1.35%) Hyperion
12 165 (1.35%) Demandware
13 161 (1.32%) Adobe
14 149 (1.22%) Endeca
15 116 (0.95%) RedPrairie
16 114 (0.93%) Business Objects
17 106 (0.87%) Cognos
18 100 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £100000 - £1250000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wiltshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £40,000 + Bonus up to £5K
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
East Riding
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago