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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 35 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6070 5193 5605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.86% 5.16% 5.21%
As % of the General category 13.51% 11.92% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 3660 4474
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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
44921 43577 46662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.37% 43.33% 43.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36410 34335 39209
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 £75,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 2856 £55,000 - 262
South East +1 965 £50,000 - 71
Yorkshire +31 488 £40,000 -19.19% 60
East of England +4 458 £50,000 +25.00% 28
North West +25 420 £40,000 +3.89% 61
East Midlands +26 329 £41,250 +1.85% 35
West Midlands -14 272 £45,000 +4.65% 37
South West -36 206 £37,500 - 37
Midlands +17 37 £32,500 -55.17% 14
North East +3 27 £45,000 - 7
South Coast +1 12 £70,000 +12.00%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3644 (30.57%) Finance
2 3286 (27.56%) E-Commerce
3 2915 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2227 (18.68%) Banking
5 2122 (17.80%) SQL
6 1568 (13.15%) Project Management
7 1552 (13.02%) Java
8 1522 (12.77%) Microsoft
9 1458 (12.23%) HTML
10 1414 (11.86%) SQL Server
11 1349 (11.32%) .NET
12 1334 (11.19%) Oracle
13 1319 (11.06%) JavaScript
14 1307 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
15 1298 (10.89%) C#
16 1285 (10.78%) Degree
17 1262 (10.59%) Windows
18 1224 (10.27%) CSS
19 1166 (9.78%) Scrum
20 1122 (9.41%) Marketing
21 1066 (8.94%) Telecoms
22 1024 (8.59%) MS Excel
23 988 (8.29%) QA
24 952 (7.99%) ITIL
25 925 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
26 924 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
27 808 (6.78%) ASP.NET
28 790 (6.63%) jQuery
29 789 (6.62%) PRINCE2
30 767 (6.43%) Analytics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 378 (3.17%) WebSphere
2 374 (3.14%) IIS
3 244 (2.05%) Apache
4 227 (1.90%) SAS
5 209 (1.75%) CMS
6 197 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 187 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 166 (1.39%) MS Exchange
9 130 (1.09%) Node.js
10 120 (1.01%) JBoss
11 117 (0.98%) WebLogic
12 97 (0.81%) Confluence
13 87 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
14 74 (0.62%) MQSeries
15 71 (0.60%) Apache Solr
16 63 (0.53%) Commerce Server
16 63 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
17 62 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
18 58 (0.49%) WordPress
19 56 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 1024 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 433 (3.63%) MS Office
3 210 (1.76%) Photoshop
4 156 (1.31%) MS Project
5 124 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 114 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
7 110 (0.92%) MS Visio
8 67 (0.56%) SPSS
9 57 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 40 (0.34%) InDesign
11 39 (0.33%) Fireworks
12 24 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
13 16 (0.13%) CPLEX
14 15 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
15 12 (0.10%) FastStats
16 11 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
17 9 (0.075%) 3ds Max
17 9 (0.075%) PowerPivot
18 8 (0.067%) Acrobat
19 7 (0.059%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 189 (1.59%) Google Analytics
2 159 (1.33%) Magento
3 158 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
4 132 (1.11%) Oracle Retail
5 89 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
6 85 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
6 85 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
7 72 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
8 71 (0.60%) SAP Retail
9 70 (0.59%) Sophis RISQUE
10 63 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
11 55 (0.46%) Temenos T24
12 54 (0.45%) Fredhopper
13 50 (0.42%) Finacle
14 47 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
15 44 (0.37%) SAP SD
16 42 (0.35%) SAP CRM
17 41 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
17 41 (0.34%) SAP FI
17 41 (0.34%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 252 (2.11%) SaaS
2 122 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (0.45%) GitHub
5 49 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 44 (0.37%) PaaS
7 27 (0.23%) IaaS
8 23 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 21 (0.18%) Office 365
10 20 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (0.17%) Trello
11 18 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
12 7 (0.059%) Responsys
13 6 (0.050%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.034%) Taleo
14 4 (0.034%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.025%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.025%) MailChimp
16 2 (0.017%) IBM SmartCloud
16 2 (0.017%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 347 (2.91%) Internet
2 186 (1.56%) Firewall
3 166 (1.39%) DNS
4 150 (1.26%) TCP/IP
5 146 (1.22%) HTTP
6 122 (1.02%) WAN
7 120 (1.01%) Wireless
8 110 (0.92%) LAN
9 101 (0.85%) SAN
10 100 (0.84%) DHCP
11 89 (0.75%) MPLS
12 85 (0.71%) VPN
13 70 (0.59%) FTP
14 67 (0.56%) VoIP
14 67 (0.56%) Intranet
15 60 (0.50%) BGP
16 56 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
17 52 (0.44%) Network Security
18 46 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
18 46 (0.39%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1414 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 522 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
3 402 (3.37%) MySQL
4 347 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 303 (2.54%) Relational Database
6 301 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 276 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 258 (2.16%) Big Data
9 205 (1.72%) Oracle Database
10 182 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 179 (1.50%) DB2
12 157 (1.32%) Data Mining
12 157 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 147 (1.23%) NoSQL
14 121 (1.01%) Hadoop
15 106 (0.89%) RDBMS
16 105 (0.88%) RavenDB
17 103 (0.86%) Essbase
18 99 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
19 91 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 476 (3.99%) Git (software)
2 301 (2.52%) JIRA
3 235 (1.97%) NUnit
4 227 (1.90%) Subversion
5 188 (1.58%) Cucumber
6 185 (1.55%) Selenium
7 163 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 163 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
8 157 (1.32%) TeamCity
9 153 (1.28%) Moq
10 139 (1.17%) Visual Studio
11 136 (1.14%) ReSharper
12 131 (1.10%) Ant
13 112 (0.94%) WebDriver
14 98 (0.82%) WATIR
14 98 (0.82%) Eclipse
14 98 (0.82%) Jenkins
15 97 (0.81%) Maven
16 89 (0.75%) SpecFlow
17 83 (0.70%) NCrunch
General
1 3644 (30.57%) Finance
2 2227 (18.68%) Banking
3 1122 (9.41%) Marketing
4 1066 (8.94%) Telecoms
5 679 (5.70%) Retail Banking
6 592 (4.97%) Manufacturing
7 369 (3.10%) Advertising
8 313 (2.63%) Games
9 305 (2.56%) Back Office
10 215 (1.80%) Investment Banking
11 196 (1.64%) Aerospace
12 185 (1.55%) Law
13 162 (1.36%) Legal
14 119 (1.00%) Automotive
14 119 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
15 91 (0.76%) Front Office
16 88 (0.74%) Billing
17 86 (0.72%) Publishing
18 80 (0.67%) French Language
19 74 (0.62%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2517 (21.11%) Analyst
2 2450 (20.55%) Developer
3 1216 (10.20%) Business Analyst
4 1064 (8.92%) Consultant
5 981 (8.23%) Architect
6 932 (7.82%) Project Manager
7 475 (3.98%) .NET Developer
8 436 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
9 420 (3.52%) Senior Developer
10 386 (3.24%) Java Developer
11 333 (2.79%) Support Analyst
12 314 (2.63%) Test Analyst
13 298 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
14 269 (2.26%) Junior
15 265 (2.22%) Web Developer
16 258 (2.16%) Senior Manager
17 256 (2.15%) C# Developer
18 241 (2.02%) Software Developer
19 230 (1.93%) Designer
20 214 (1.80%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1458 (12.23%) HTML
2 1349 (11.32%) .NET
3 1224 (10.27%) CSS
4 808 (6.78%) ASP.NET
5 790 (6.63%) jQuery
6 719 (6.03%) XML
7 645 (5.41%) Web Services
8 520 (4.36%) HTML5
9 415 (3.48%) J2EE
10 379 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 349 (2.93%) WCF
12 344 (2.89%) CSS3
13 325 (2.73%) .NET Framework
14 302 (2.53%) Spring
15 301 (2.52%) Middleware
16 277 (2.32%) REST
17 258 (2.16%) SOAP
18 239 (2.00%) Ajax
19 228 (1.91%) Hibernate
20 211 (1.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1307 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 545 (4.57%) User Experience
3 415 (3.48%) Mobile App
4 369 (3.10%) EPoS
5 359 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 328 (2.75%) FMCG
7 313 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 209 (1.75%) Mathematics
8 209 (1.75%) Social Media
9 206 (1.73%) Open Source
10 181 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 177 (1.48%) Statistics
12 134 (1.12%) Mainframe
13 127 (1.07%) iPhone
14 109 (0.91%) Visualisation
15 106 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 103 (0.86%) Data Integration
17 94 (0.79%) Blog
17 94 (0.79%) PMI
18 88 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1262 (10.59%) Windows
2 715 (6.00%) Linux
3 504 (4.23%) UNIX
4 303 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 262 (2.20%) Android
6 201 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 192 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 179 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 163 (1.37%) Windows XP
10 110 (0.92%) Solaris
11 95 (0.80%) AIX
12 80 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 75 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 64 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
15 43 (0.36%) Windows 2000
16 35 (0.29%) CentOS
17 34 (0.29%) Ubuntu
18 30 (0.25%) Mac OS X
18 30 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
18 30 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3286 (27.56%) E-Commerce
2 2915 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
3 1568 (13.15%) Project Management
4 1166 (9.78%) Scrum
5 952 (7.99%) ITIL
6 925 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
7 924 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 789 (6.62%) PRINCE2
9 767 (6.43%) Analytics
10 744 (6.24%) Business Analysis
11 740 (6.21%) MVC
12 728 (6.11%) OO
13 714 (5.99%) Mentoring
14 681 (5.71%) TDD
15 659 (5.53%) ERP
16 599 (5.02%) CRM
17 512 (4.29%) Change Management
18 437 (3.67%) Waterfall
19 429 (3.60%) SOA
20 423 (3.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2122 (17.80%) SQL
2 1552 (13.02%) Java
3 1319 (11.06%) JavaScript
4 1298 (10.89%) C#
5 473 (3.97%) T-SQL
6 466 (3.91%) PHP
7 261 (2.19%) Ruby
8 245 (2.06%) C++
9 228 (1.91%) C
10 225 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 202 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 170 (1.43%) VB
13 161 (1.35%) Python
14 160 (1.34%) Perl
15 118 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 108 (0.91%) VBA
17 94 (0.79%) PHP5
18 91 (0.76%) Shell Script
19 88 (0.74%) Objective-C
20 85 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1285 (10.78%) Degree
2 595 (4.99%) ISEB
3 500 (4.19%) Security Cleared
4 358 (3.00%) SC Cleared
5 304 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 159 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 151 (1.27%) CISSP
8 141 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
8 141 (1.18%) ISTQB
9 136 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 133 (1.12%) DV Cleared
11 105 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
12 99 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 94 (0.79%) CISA
14 80 (0.67%) CISM
15 78 (0.65%) PMP
16 67 (0.56%) CCNA
17 66 (0.55%) CCNP
18 55 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 47 (0.39%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 988 (8.29%) QA
2 306 (2.57%) SLA
3 137 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 122 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 54 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 54 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 42 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 36 (0.30%) COBIT
8 33 (0.28%) ISO 8583
9 17 (0.14%) Solvency II
10 12 (0.10%) FATCA
11 9 (0.075%) Basel II
12 6 (0.050%) Basel III
12 6 (0.050%) CRD IV
13 4 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 3 (0.025%) ISO 9000
14 3 (0.025%) HL7
14 3 (0.025%) P3O
15 2 (0.017%) COREP
15 2 (0.017%) MiFID
System Software
1 415 (3.48%) Active Directory
2 192 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 44 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
5 37 (0.31%) XenApp
5 37 (0.31%) ISA Server
6 34 (0.29%) VMware ESX
6 34 (0.29%) vSphere
7 31 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 27 (0.23%) Terminal Services
9 20 (0.17%) XenDesktop
10 18 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
11 17 (0.14%) HDFS
12 12 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (0.092%) Samba
14 9 (0.075%) Firmware
14 9 (0.075%) Varnish
15 8 (0.067%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 7 (0.059%) VirtualBox
16 7 (0.059%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 162 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
2 81 (0.68%) SCCM
3 69 (0.58%) Puppet
4 61 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 48 (0.40%) SCOM
6 40 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 33 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 31 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 25 (0.21%) OpenView
9 25 (0.21%) Tivoli
10 23 (0.19%) Nagios
11 21 (0.18%) CA Endevor
12 19 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
13 17 (0.14%) Vagrant
13 17 (0.14%) Ansible
14 16 (0.13%) Data Guard
15 12 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 12 (0.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
16 9 (0.075%) Oozie
16 9 (0.075%) MOM
Vendors
1 1522 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 1334 (11.19%) Oracle
3 648 (5.44%) SAP
4 410 (3.44%) IBM
5 315 (2.64%) HP
6 299 (2.51%) Google
7 297 (2.49%) Fujitsu
8 286 (2.40%) hybris
9 283 (2.37%) VMware
10 277 (2.32%) Cisco
11 242 (2.03%) ATG
12 178 (1.49%) Citrix
13 169 (1.42%) Adobe
14 168 (1.41%) Demandware
15 164 (1.38%) Hyperion
16 140 (1.17%) Endeca
17 132 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
18 110 (0.92%) Apple
19 108 (0.91%) Business Objects
20 102 (0.86%) RedPrairie
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £72000 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £0 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £40,000 + Bonus up to £5K
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Large Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago