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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 48 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5107 6264 5808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.28% 5.98% 5.21%
As % of the General category 12.11% 13.53% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3917 4406 3977
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,550 £45,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-0.43% +3.97%
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
42188 46282 49304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.63% 44.22% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34730 36657 38715
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -12 2478 £59,000 +7.27% 352
South East -10 685 £48,500 -3.00% 120
West Midlands +21 417 £45,000 -6.73% 44
East of England +27 394 £55,000 +17.02% 41
Yorkshire -9 324 £42,500 +6.25% 76
North West -7 305 £40,000 -2.43% 65
East Midlands -6 237 £48,750 +8.33% 54
South West -10 224 £57,500 +27.77% 41
North East +9 23 £55,000 +69.23% 10
Midlands 0 13 £55,000 -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3277 (32.93%) Finance
2 2997 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2505 (25.17%) E-Commerce
4 1827 (18.36%) SQL
5 1810 (18.19%) Banking
6 1363 (13.70%) Project Management
7 1276 (12.82%) Microsoft
8 1259 (12.65%) Degree
9 1237 (12.43%) Marketing
10 1167 (11.73%) SQL Server
11 1151 (11.57%) Java
12 1149 (11.55%) Scrum
13 1055 (10.60%) HTML
14 1041 (10.46%) JavaScript
15 1035 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
16 1030 (10.35%) Oracle
17 996 (10.01%) Stakeholder Management
18 966 (9.71%) .NET
19 957 (9.62%) CSS
20 951 (9.56%) Telecoms
21 903 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
22 896 (9.00%) Analytics
23 881 (8.85%) C#
24 868 (8.72%) ITIL
25 860 (8.64%) Windows
26 757 (7.61%) Business Analysis
27 733 (7.37%) PRINCE2
28 705 (7.08%) MS Excel
29 703 (7.06%) SAP
30 693 (6.96%) CRM

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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
1 261 (2.62%) WebSphere
2 238 (2.39%) SAS
3 199 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 187 (1.88%) Node.js
5 168 (1.69%) CMS
5 168 (1.69%) JBoss
6 140 (1.41%) MS Exchange
7 138 (1.39%) Apache Spark
8 120 (1.21%) IIS
8 120 (1.21%) Tomcat
9 105 (1.06%) Apache
10 102 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
11 78 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
12 73 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 72 (0.72%) WebLogic
14 70 (0.70%) Apache Solr
14 70 (0.70%) Skype for Business
15 64 (0.64%) Mule
15 64 (0.64%) OpenStack
16 60 (0.60%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 705 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 265 (2.66%) MS Office
3 135 (1.36%) Photoshop
4 121 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 112 (1.13%) MS Project
6 109 (1.10%) MS Visio
7 68 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 59 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
8 59 (0.59%) SPSS
9 38 (0.38%) InDesign
10 18 (0.18%) Acrobat
11 15 (0.15%) Fireworks
11 15 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
12 14 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
13 10 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
13 10 (0.10%) ImageReady
14 2 (0.020%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.020%) EViews
14 2 (0.020%) Mingle
15 1 (0.010%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 173 (1.74%) Oracle Retail
2 160 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 131 (1.32%) Magento
4 113 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
5 82 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 80 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
7 74 (0.74%) SAP FI
8 68 (0.68%) SAP CO
9 66 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
10 61 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
11 57 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
12 38 (0.38%) SAP Retail
13 29 (0.29%) Temenos T24
13 29 (0.29%) WebTrends
14 27 (0.27%) Finacle
15 25 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
15 25 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
16 24 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
17 23 (0.23%) Fredhopper
18 22 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 331 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 234 (2.35%) SaaS
3 205 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 124 (1.25%) Office 365
5 112 (1.13%) Google Analytics
6 70 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 57 (0.57%) PaaS
8 56 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 48 (0.48%) IaaS
10 41 (0.41%) GitHub
11 36 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 27 (0.27%) Amazon S3
13 26 (0.26%) Yammer
14 22 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
15 18 (0.18%) CloudBees
16 15 (0.15%) Joyent
17 14 (0.14%) Sage Pay
18 13 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
18 13 (0.13%) Force.com
19 12 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 262 (2.63%) Internet
2 230 (2.31%) Firewall
3 140 (1.41%) WAN
4 123 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 122 (1.23%) DNS
6 119 (1.20%) LAN
7 104 (1.05%) VPN
8 95 (0.95%) SAN
9 87 (0.87%) Wireless
10 85 (0.85%) Network Security
11 82 (0.82%) VoIP
12 81 (0.81%) HTTP
13 57 (0.57%) SSL
14 54 (0.54%) FTP
15 48 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
15 48 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
16 47 (0.47%) Intranet
17 45 (0.45%) MPLS
18 43 (0.43%) DHCP
19 38 (0.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1167 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 491 (4.93%) Big Data
3 477 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
4 366 (3.68%) MySQL
5 353 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 340 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 298 (2.99%) NoSQL
8 251 (2.52%) Hadoop
9 244 (2.45%) Relational Database
10 226 (2.27%) MongoDB
11 197 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
12 189 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
13 188 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 168 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 127 (1.28%) Redis
16 124 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
17 119 (1.20%) Data Mining
17 119 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
18 114 (1.15%) Oracle Database
19 111 (1.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 471 (4.73%) Git (software)
2 283 (2.84%) JIRA
3 252 (2.53%) Jenkins
4 186 (1.87%) Selenium
5 142 (1.43%) JUnit
6 134 (1.35%) Subversion
7 130 (1.31%) Visual Studio
8 118 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 104 (1.05%) Cucumber
10 85 (0.85%) Maven
11 84 (0.84%) WebDriver
12 72 (0.72%) Grunt
12 72 (0.72%) NUnit
13 69 (0.69%) Jasmine
14 58 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
15 53 (0.53%) Hudson
16 51 (0.51%) JBehave
17 47 (0.47%) SpecFlow
18 39 (0.39%) HP UFT
19 38 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 3277 (32.93%) Finance
2 1810 (18.19%) Banking
3 1237 (12.43%) Marketing
4 951 (9.56%) Telecoms
5 644 (6.47%) Manufacturing
6 427 (4.29%) Retail Banking
7 279 (2.80%) Games
8 210 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 207 (2.08%) Advertising
10 172 (1.73%) Legal
11 157 (1.58%) Back Office
12 152 (1.53%) Electronics
13 148 (1.49%) Law
14 143 (1.44%) Publishing
15 129 (1.30%) Billing
16 105 (1.06%) Automotive
17 98 (0.98%) Investment Banking
18 81 (0.81%) Online Betting
19 80 (0.80%) Front Office
20 64 (0.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2084 (20.94%) Analyst
2 1828 (18.37%) Developer
3 1038 (10.43%) Project Manager
4 933 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 894 (8.98%) Architect
6 629 (6.32%) Consultant
7 430 (4.32%) Senior Developer
8 408 (4.10%) IT Manager
9 384 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
10 379 (3.81%) .NET Developer
11 339 (3.41%) Java Developer
12 315 (3.17%) C# Developer
13 310 (3.11%) Senior Manager
14 292 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
15 282 (2.83%) Support Analyst
16 258 (2.59%) C# .NET Developer
17 219 (2.20%) Retail Business Analyst
18 217 (2.18%) Applications Support
19 213 (2.14%) SQL Developer
20 206 (2.07%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1055 (10.60%) HTML
2 966 (9.71%) .NET
3 957 (9.62%) CSS
4 636 (6.39%) Web Services
5 500 (5.02%) XML
6 478 (4.80%) HTML5
7 453 (4.55%) jQuery
8 408 (4.10%) ASP.NET
9 364 (3.66%) AngularJS
10 291 (2.92%) CSS3
11 289 (2.90%) Spring
12 281 (2.82%) REST
13 230 (2.31%) JSON
14 228 (2.29%) SOAP
15 222 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC
15 222 (2.23%) J2EE
16 212 (2.13%) Middleware
17 183 (1.84%) RESTful
18 152 (1.53%) Ajax
19 146 (1.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1035 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 455 (4.57%) User Experience
3 433 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 391 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 381 (3.83%) FMCG
6 380 (3.82%) Mobile App
7 329 (3.31%) Data Centre
8 310 (3.11%) EPoS
9 198 (1.99%) Mathematics
10 197 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
11 182 (1.83%) Visualisation
12 133 (1.34%) Social Media
13 124 (1.25%) Fintech
14 118 (1.19%) Statistics
15 112 (1.13%) PMI
16 103 (1.03%) Life Science
17 95 (0.95%) Data Integration
17 95 (0.95%) Data Structures
18 84 (0.84%) Smart Meter
19 83 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 860 (8.64%) Windows
2 611 (6.14%) Linux
3 366 (3.68%) Unix
4 254 (2.55%) Windows Server
5 237 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 231 (2.32%) Android
7 149 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 116 (1.17%) Windows 7
9 106 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 90 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 83 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 68 (0.68%) Windows XP
13 63 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 48 (0.48%) AIX
15 40 (0.40%) CentOS
15 40 (0.40%) Mac OS X
16 23 (0.23%) Ubuntu
17 20 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
18 18 (0.18%) zOS
19 16 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2997 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2505 (25.17%) E-Commerce
3 1363 (13.70%) Project Management
4 1149 (11.55%) Scrum
5 996 (10.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 903 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
7 896 (9.00%) Analytics
8 868 (8.72%) ITIL
9 757 (7.61%) Business Analysis
10 733 (7.37%) PRINCE2
11 693 (6.96%) CRM
12 665 (6.68%) TDD
13 612 (6.15%) ERP
14 564 (5.67%) SDLC
15 554 (5.57%) MVC
16 488 (4.90%) Change Management
17 483 (4.85%) Waterfall
18 476 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
19 471 (4.73%) Logistics
20 466 (4.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1827 (18.36%) SQL
2 1151 (11.57%) Java
3 1041 (10.46%) JavaScript
4 881 (8.85%) C#
5 392 (3.94%) T-SQL
6 357 (3.59%) Python
7 320 (3.22%) PHP
8 199 (2.00%) C
9 190 (1.91%) PL/SQL
10 176 (1.77%) Ruby
11 156 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 156 (1.57%) C++
12 134 (1.35%) Scala
13 127 (1.28%) Perl
14 106 (1.07%) R
15 95 (0.95%) PowerShell
16 91 (0.91%) VB.NET
17 79 (0.79%) VBA
18 66 (0.66%) Shell Script
18 66 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 1259 (12.65%) Degree
2 227 (2.28%) ISEB
3 208 (2.09%) PMI Certification
4 159 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
5 146 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 139 (1.40%) ISTQB
7 119 (1.20%) PMP
8 118 (1.19%) CISSP
9 103 (1.03%) APMP
10 92 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 87 (0.87%) CCNA
12 82 (0.82%) MCSE
13 78 (0.78%) CCNP
13 78 (0.78%) CISM
14 77 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 65 (0.65%) Security Cleared
16 60 (0.60%) CISA
17 58 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
18 44 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 39 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 577 (5.80%) QA
2 270 (2.71%) SLA
3 125 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 101 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 78 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 65 (0.65%) COBIT
7 46 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 45 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 21 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 18 (0.18%) SEPA
11 17 (0.17%) MiFID
12 13 (0.13%) EMIR
12 13 (0.13%) Solvency II
13 12 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 9 (0.090%) Basel III
14 9 (0.090%) ISO27002
14 9 (0.090%) TickIT
15 8 (0.080%) Basel II
15 8 (0.080%) CRD IV
16 7 (0.070%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 405 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 169 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (0.93%) Docker
4 52 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 38 (0.38%) Varnish
6 21 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 19 (0.19%) KVM
8 18 (0.18%) vSphere
9 15 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 14 (0.14%) HDFS
11 13 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
11 13 (0.13%) VirtualBox
12 10 (0.10%) GPFS
12 10 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.10%) XenApp
13 9 (0.090%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 9 (0.090%) QEMU
13 9 (0.090%) RHEV
13 9 (0.090%) Snort
14 8 (0.080%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 135 (1.36%) Puppet
2 128 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 114 (1.15%) Ansible
4 70 (0.70%) SCCM
5 53 (0.53%) Nagios
6 52 (0.52%) Tivoli
7 50 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
8 35 (0.35%) Salt
9 34 (0.34%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 29 (0.29%) logstash
11 26 (0.26%) Kibana
12 24 (0.24%) ZABBIX
13 19 (0.19%) Capistrano
13 19 (0.19%) SCOM
14 17 (0.17%) CFEngine
15 13 (0.13%) Cacti
16 12 (0.12%) CA Endevor
16 12 (0.12%) Icinga
17 11 (0.11%) Terraform
18 10 (0.10%) Packer
Vendors
1 1276 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 1030 (10.35%) Oracle
3 703 (7.06%) SAP
4 313 (3.15%) IBM
5 264 (2.65%) VMware
6 247 (2.48%) Cisco
7 231 (2.32%) hybris
8 202 (2.03%) Adobe
9 183 (1.84%) Google
10 154 (1.55%) ATG
11 148 (1.49%) Tableau
12 147 (1.48%) HP
13 139 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
14 103 (1.03%) Demandware
15 81 (0.81%) Retek
16 80 (0.80%) Apple
17 77 (0.77%) Citrix
18 76 (0.76%) Red Hat
19 67 (0.67%) Cognizant
20 63 (0.63%) MuleSoft
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Incredible benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum plus Bonus, Car and Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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