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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 33 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6188 6218 5257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.06% 5.68% 5.17%
As % of the General category 13.60% 12.87% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4373 4339 3995
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
45511 48307 45209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.60% 44.16% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36599 37844 35961
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +11 3204 £56,500 +2.72% 455
South East -8 856 £50,000 +11.11% 124
Yorkshire +2 402 £40,000 - 71
North West -8 365 £42,500 +6.25% 109
West Midlands -6 362 £42,500 -10.52% 57
East Midlands +9 341 £44,500 +11.25% 52
East of England -13 337 £45,000 - 49
South West -8 244 £45,000 +7.14% 69
Midlands -1 25 £59,500 +13.33% 4
North East -32 16 £38,250 -21.53% 8
South Coast -1 6 £57,500 +4.54%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3814 (30.91%) Finance
2 3450 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
3 2870 (23.26%) Banking
4 2773 (22.47%) E-Commerce
5 2123 (17.20%) SQL
6 1708 (13.84%) Java
7 1699 (13.77%) Project Management
8 1637 (13.27%) Microsoft
9 1576 (12.77%) SQL Server
10 1569 (12.71%) Degree
11 1545 (12.52%) .NET
12 1537 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
13 1496 (12.12%) HTML
14 1425 (11.55%) C#
15 1339 (10.85%) JavaScript
16 1265 (10.25%) Oracle
17 1210 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
18 1197 (9.70%) Windows
19 1149 (9.31%) Scrum
20 1113 (9.02%) CSS
21 1087 (8.81%) Marketing
22 1062 (8.61%) MVC
23 1014 (8.22%) MS Excel
24 959 (7.77%) Business Analysis
25 950 (7.70%) ITIL
26 937 (7.59%) SDLC
27 903 (7.32%) PRINCE2
28 887 (7.19%) Retail Banking
29 878 (7.12%) Analytics
30 873 (7.07%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 533 (4.32%) WebSphere
2 271 (2.20%) Node.js
3 262 (2.12%) SAS
4 239 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 237 (1.92%) CMS
6 213 (1.73%) JBoss
7 193 (1.56%) IIS
8 151 (1.22%) Apache
9 146 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 133 (1.08%) MS Exchange
11 118 (0.96%) Tomcat
12 96 (0.78%) Apache Pig
12 96 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
13 93 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 90 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
15 87 (0.71%) WebLogic
16 63 (0.51%) Confluence
17 53 (0.43%) NetWeaver
18 51 (0.41%) Drupal
19 50 (0.41%) Lync
Applications
1 1014 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 371 (3.01%) MS Office
3 171 (1.39%) MS Project
4 154 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 124 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 122 (0.99%) Photoshop
7 108 (0.88%) SPSS
8 68 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 68 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 38 (0.31%) InDesign
10 26 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
11 24 (0.19%) PowerPivot
12 16 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
13 10 (0.081%) AutoCAD
14 7 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
15 5 (0.041%) CINEMA 4D
15 5 (0.041%) S-PLUS
16 4 (0.032%) CPLEX
16 4 (0.032%) Adobe Premiere
17 3 (0.024%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 166 (1.35%) Magento
2 136 (1.10%) Oracle Retail
3 101 (0.82%) SAP Retail
4 95 (0.77%) SAP FI
5 92 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 89 (0.72%) SAP SD
7 88 (0.71%) SAP CO
8 86 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
9 76 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 70 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
11 57 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
11 57 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
12 56 (0.45%) SAP ERP
13 55 (0.45%) SAP MM
14 50 (0.41%) Temenos T24
15 35 (0.28%) Retail-J
16 28 (0.23%) Unica
16 28 (0.23%) SAP CRM
17 25 (0.20%) SAP SCM
17 25 (0.20%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 358 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 346 (2.80%) SaaS
3 310 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 140 (1.13%) Google Analytics
5 109 (0.88%) Office 365
6 75 (0.61%) PaaS
7 48 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 37 (0.30%) IaaS
9 35 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 32 (0.26%) Amazon S3
11 29 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
12 22 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
13 16 (0.13%) GitHub
13 16 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
14 11 (0.089%) Force.com
15 10 (0.081%) AWS CloudFormation
16 6 (0.049%) OpenShift
16 6 (0.049%) CodePlex
16 6 (0.049%) Basecamp
16 6 (0.049%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 308 (2.50%) Internet
2 229 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 220 (1.78%) Firewall
4 184 (1.49%) Wireless
5 183 (1.48%) WAN
6 170 (1.38%) LAN
7 146 (1.18%) DNS
8 130 (1.05%) SAN
9 107 (0.87%) VPN
10 93 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
11 85 (0.69%) VoIP
12 80 (0.65%) DHCP
12 80 (0.65%) HTTP
12 80 (0.65%) SSL
12 80 (0.65%) Network Security
13 79 (0.64%) MPLS
14 61 (0.49%) FTP
15 58 (0.47%) VLAN
16 52 (0.42%) NAS
17 46 (0.37%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1576 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 456 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 455 (3.69%) MySQL
4 400 (3.24%) Big Data
5 344 (2.79%) Relational Database
6 310 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 303 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 290 (2.35%) NoSQL
9 265 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 247 (2.00%) DB2
11 233 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
12 220 (1.78%) MongoDB
13 205 (1.66%) Hadoop
14 204 (1.65%) RDBMS
15 161 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 157 (1.27%) Oracle Database
17 153 (1.24%) Apache Hive
18 121 (0.98%) SAP HANA
19 119 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
20 112 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 510 (4.13%) Git (software)
2 257 (2.08%) JIRA
3 206 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 204 (1.65%) Maven
5 200 (1.62%) Visual Studio
6 188 (1.52%) Subversion
6 188 (1.52%) NUnit
7 152 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 143 (1.16%) Selenium
9 133 (1.08%) JUnit
10 105 (0.85%) Eclipse
11 77 (0.62%) Ant
12 76 (0.62%) TeamCity
13 66 (0.53%) ReSharper
14 65 (0.53%) SpecFlow
15 64 (0.52%) Cucumber
16 60 (0.49%) FitNesse
17 57 (0.46%) Hudson
18 51 (0.41%) WebDriver
19 46 (0.37%) Moq
General
1 3814 (30.91%) Finance
2 2870 (23.26%) Banking
3 1087 (8.81%) Marketing
4 887 (7.19%) Retail Banking
5 851 (6.90%) Telecoms
6 593 (4.81%) Manufacturing
7 335 (2.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 335 (2.71%) Back Office
8 290 (2.35%) Games
8 290 (2.35%) Investment Banking
9 281 (2.28%) Advertising
10 217 (1.76%) Financial Institution
11 195 (1.58%) Law
12 178 (1.44%) Publishing
13 155 (1.26%) Front Office
14 135 (1.09%) Legal
15 127 (1.03%) French Language
16 106 (0.86%) Automotive
17 104 (0.84%) Billing
18 82 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2492 (20.19%) Analyst
2 2479 (20.09%) Developer
3 1421 (11.52%) Business Analyst
4 1154 (9.35%) Project Manager
5 1085 (8.79%) Architect
6 992 (8.04%) Consultant
7 603 (4.89%) .NET Developer
8 507 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 410 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
10 377 (3.06%) Java Developer
11 364 (2.95%) Senior Manager
12 321 (2.60%) C# Developer
13 294 (2.38%) Software Engineer
14 289 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
15 264 (2.14%) Web Developer
16 244 (1.98%) C# .NET Developer
17 237 (1.92%) Designer
18 234 (1.90%) Technical Specialist
19 211 (1.71%) Junior
20 209 (1.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1545 (12.52%) .NET
2 1496 (12.12%) HTML
3 1113 (9.02%) CSS
4 823 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 714 (5.79%) HTML5
6 662 (5.36%) XML
7 657 (5.32%) Web Services
8 655 (5.31%) jQuery
9 497 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 470 (3.81%) Spring
11 397 (3.22%) J2EE
12 373 (3.02%) AngularJS
13 368 (2.98%) WCF
14 330 (2.67%) .NET Framework
15 322 (2.61%) RESTful
16 302 (2.45%) REST
17 291 (2.36%) CSS3
18 289 (2.34%) Hibernate
19 269 (2.18%) JSON
20 266 (2.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1537 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 506 (4.10%) User Experience
3 505 (4.09%) FMCG
4 443 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 431 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 395 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 345 (2.80%) EPoS
8 274 (2.22%) Data Centre
9 250 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
10 212 (1.72%) Mathematics
11 196 (1.59%) Social Media
12 182 (1.47%) Visualisation
12 182 (1.47%) NHS
13 178 (1.44%) Data Integration
14 177 (1.43%) Online Banking
15 161 (1.30%) Statistics
16 153 (1.24%) Data Structures
17 127 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 120 (0.97%) Mainframe
19 119 (0.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1197 (9.70%) Windows
2 690 (5.59%) Linux
3 576 (4.67%) UNIX
4 246 (1.99%) Apple iOS
5 216 (1.75%) Android
6 194 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 128 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 126 (1.02%) Windows 7
9 118 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 114 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 80 (0.65%) Windows XP
12 66 (0.53%) Solaris
13 63 (0.51%) zOS
14 52 (0.42%) AIX
15 47 (0.38%) CentOS
16 46 (0.37%) Windows 8
17 33 (0.27%) Ubuntu
18 21 (0.17%) Mac OS
19 20 (0.16%) Mac OS X
20 19 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3450 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
2 2773 (22.47%) E-Commerce
3 1699 (13.77%) Project Management
4 1210 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 1149 (9.31%) Scrum
6 1062 (8.61%) MVC
7 959 (7.77%) Business Analysis
8 950 (7.70%) ITIL
9 937 (7.59%) SDLC
10 903 (7.32%) PRINCE2
11 878 (7.12%) Analytics
12 873 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
13 837 (6.78%) Mentoring
14 826 (6.69%) TDD
15 815 (6.60%) CRM
16 699 (5.66%) OO
17 646 (5.24%) ERP
18 627 (5.08%) Change Management
19 563 (4.56%) Software Engineering
20 519 (4.21%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2123 (17.20%) SQL
2 1708 (13.84%) Java
3 1425 (11.55%) C#
4 1339 (10.85%) JavaScript
5 378 (3.06%) PHP
6 361 (2.93%) T-SQL
7 301 (2.44%) C
8 288 (2.33%) C++
9 228 (1.85%) Python
10 187 (1.52%) PL/SQL
11 179 (1.45%) Ruby
12 162 (1.31%) VB.NET
13 149 (1.21%) R
14 145 (1.18%) VBA
15 126 (1.02%) VB
15 126 (1.02%) Bash Shell
16 103 (0.83%) COBOL
17 98 (0.79%) Perl
18 89 (0.72%) Scala
19 82 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1569 (12.71%) Degree
2 287 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 284 (2.30%) ISEB
4 215 (1.74%) PMP
5 151 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 140 (1.13%) CISSP
7 122 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 121 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 119 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
10 118 (0.96%) CISA
11 117 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 94 (0.76%) SC Cleared
13 92 (0.75%) ISTQB
14 75 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 74 (0.60%) CCNP
16 72 (0.58%) MCSE
16 72 (0.58%) CISM
17 68 (0.55%) CCNA
18 62 (0.50%) ACCA
19 60 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 706 (5.72%) QA
2 276 (2.24%) SLA
3 106 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 89 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 77 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 59 (0.48%) Data Quality
7 44 (0.36%) COBIT
8 43 (0.35%) CRD IV
9 41 (0.33%) Solvency II
10 24 (0.19%) EMIR
10 24 (0.19%) MiFID
11 16 (0.13%) ISO 9001
12 15 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
12 15 (0.12%) PMBOK
13 13 (0.11%) Basel II
14 12 (0.097%) FATCA
15 8 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
16 7 (0.057%) FINREP
16 7 (0.057%) ISO 9000
16 7 (0.057%) Basel III
System Software
1 325 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 196 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 45 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
5 44 (0.36%) vSphere
6 39 (0.32%) VirtualBox
7 35 (0.28%) HDFS
8 34 (0.28%) VMware ESX
9 31 (0.25%) Terminal Services
10 26 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 25 (0.20%) RACF
12 22 (0.18%) Time Sharing Option
13 18 (0.15%) vCloud
14 16 (0.13%) ACF2
14 16 (0.13%) XenApp
15 15 (0.12%) VMware Server
15 15 (0.12%) Docker
16 14 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 14 (0.11%) Samba
17 12 (0.097%) NFS
Systems Management
1 119 (0.96%) Puppet
2 118 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (0.33%) SCCM
4 39 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 37 (0.30%) Ansible
6 36 (0.29%) Vagrant
7 34 (0.28%) Tivoli
8 30 (0.24%) CA Endevor
9 29 (0.24%) SCOM
10 28 (0.23%) Nagios
11 26 (0.21%) Data Guard
12 25 (0.20%) zSecure
13 24 (0.19%) Oozie
14 21 (0.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
15 17 (0.14%) TeamSite
16 15 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
16 15 (0.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 12 (0.097%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 12 (0.097%) Ambari
18 11 (0.089%) logstash
Vendors
1 1637 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 1265 (10.25%) Oracle
3 845 (6.85%) SAP
4 542 (4.39%) IBM
5 357 (2.89%) hybris
6 292 (2.37%) Cisco
7 272 (2.20%) VMware
8 260 (2.11%) Google
9 241 (1.95%) ATG
10 212 (1.72%) HP
11 194 (1.57%) Adobe
12 181 (1.47%) Demandware
13 163 (1.32%) Tableau
14 128 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
15 123 (1.00%) Red Hat
16 113 (0.92%) Cognos
17 110 (0.89%) Citrix
18 87 (0.71%) Apple
19 86 (0.70%) CheckPoint
20 76 (0.62%) Endeca
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