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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 36 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6057 6257 5159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.95% 5.58% 5.04%
As % of the General category 13.38% 12.59% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4317 4258 3996
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
45275 49703 44606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.47% 44.36% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36343 39247 35932
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +13 3175 £55,000 - 451
South East -13 852 £50,000 +11.11% 107
Yorkshire +6 416 £37,500 -6.25% 82
West Midlands -11 347 £45,000 - 49
North West -10 332 £40,000 -5.88% 82
East of England -24 308 £47,500 +5.55% 54
East Midlands +3 289 £45,000 +5.88% 62
South West -19 242 £45,000 +5.88% 54
Midlands +1 29 £65,000 +30.00% 4
North East -7 22 £34,000 -47.69% 8
South Coast -1 9 £57,500 +4.54%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3807 (30.76%) Finance
2 3497 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 2824 (22.82%) E-Commerce
4 2795 (22.59%) Banking
5 2044 (16.52%) SQL
6 1760 (14.22%) Microsoft
7 1726 (13.95%) Java
8 1700 (13.74%) Project Management
9 1591 (12.86%) SQL Server
10 1513 (12.23%) .NET
11 1510 (12.20%) Degree
12 1462 (11.81%) HTML
13 1436 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
14 1386 (11.20%) C#
15 1326 (10.72%) JavaScript
16 1279 (10.34%) Oracle
17 1223 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
18 1207 (9.75%) Windows
19 1173 (9.48%) Scrum
20 1095 (8.85%) CSS
21 1078 (8.71%) MS Excel
22 1035 (8.36%) Marketing
23 1027 (8.30%) MVC
24 984 (7.95%) Business Analysis
25 948 (7.66%) ITIL
26 947 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
27 944 (7.63%) SDLC
28 918 (7.42%) PRINCE2
29 904 (7.31%) Telecoms
30 862 (6.97%) Retail Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 510 (4.12%) WebSphere
2 261 (2.11%) Node.js
3 260 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 246 (1.99%) SAS
5 223 (1.80%) JBoss
6 218 (1.76%) CMS
7 198 (1.60%) IIS
8 158 (1.28%) MS Exchange
9 157 (1.27%) Apache
10 143 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
11 124 (1.00%) Tomcat
12 103 (0.83%) WebLogic
13 94 (0.76%) Apache Solr
14 92 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
14 92 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
15 81 (0.65%) Apache Pig
16 61 (0.49%) Lync
16 61 (0.49%) Confluence
17 53 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
18 52 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1078 (8.71%) MS Excel
2 406 (3.28%) MS Office
3 179 (1.45%) MS Project
4 147 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 133 (1.07%) Photoshop
6 127 (1.03%) MS Visio
7 83 (0.67%) SPSS
8 67 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
9 61 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 44 (0.36%) InDesign
11 24 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
12 23 (0.19%) PowerPivot
13 11 (0.089%) Adobe After Effects
14 9 (0.073%) Fireworks
15 7 (0.057%) AutoCAD
16 5 (0.040%) CPLEX
17 3 (0.024%) 3ds Max
17 3 (0.024%) Acrobat
17 3 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
17 3 (0.024%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 155 (1.25%) Magento
2 131 (1.06%) Oracle Retail
3 103 (0.83%) SAP Retail
4 96 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
5 89 (0.72%) SAP FI
6 87 (0.70%) SAP CO
7 84 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
7 84 (0.68%) SAP SD
8 68 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
9 66 (0.53%) SAP ERP
10 61 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
11 59 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 55 (0.44%) SAP MM
13 54 (0.44%) Temenos T24
14 53 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
15 27 (0.22%) SAP CRM
15 27 (0.22%) Retail-J
16 25 (0.20%) Finacle
16 25 (0.20%) Fredhopper
17 24 (0.19%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 388 (3.14%) SaaS
2 353 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
3 329 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 133 (1.07%) Google Analytics
5 119 (0.96%) Office 365
6 81 (0.65%) PaaS
7 49 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 33 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 33 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 33 (0.27%) IaaS
9 24 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
10 18 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
11 16 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
12 12 (0.097%) GitHub
13 9 (0.073%) OpenShift
14 8 (0.065%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.065%) Force.com
15 7 (0.057%) Rackspace Cloud
15 7 (0.057%) Silverpop
16 5 (0.040%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 291 (2.35%) Internet
2 235 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 232 (1.87%) Firewall
4 187 (1.51%) WAN
5 186 (1.50%) Wireless
6 174 (1.41%) LAN
7 135 (1.09%) DNS
8 116 (0.94%) SAN
9 108 (0.87%) VPN
10 91 (0.74%) VoIP
11 86 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
12 80 (0.65%) HTTP
13 75 (0.61%) MPLS
14 74 (0.60%) DHCP
15 72 (0.58%) Network Security
16 71 (0.57%) FTP
17 66 (0.53%) SSL
18 59 (0.48%) VLAN
19 50 (0.40%) NAS
20 48 (0.39%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1591 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 453 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
3 446 (3.60%) MySQL
4 363 (2.93%) Big Data
5 353 (2.85%) Relational Database
6 314 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 313 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 274 (2.21%) NoSQL
9 266 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 240 (1.94%) DB2
11 199 (1.61%) RDBMS
12 188 (1.52%) MongoDB
13 171 (1.38%) Hadoop
14 170 (1.37%) Oracle Database
15 161 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 132 (1.07%) Apache Hive
17 130 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
18 122 (0.99%) SAP HANA
19 102 (0.82%) QlikView
20 96 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 504 (4.07%) Git (software)
2 254 (2.05%) JIRA
3 205 (1.66%) Subversion
4 200 (1.62%) Maven
5 195 (1.58%) Visual Studio
6 189 (1.53%) Jenkins
7 180 (1.45%) NUnit
8 154 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 140 (1.13%) Selenium
10 133 (1.07%) JUnit
11 105 (0.85%) Eclipse
12 96 (0.78%) Ant
13 83 (0.67%) ReSharper
14 74 (0.60%) TeamCity
15 72 (0.58%) SpecFlow
16 71 (0.57%) Cucumber
17 70 (0.57%) FitNesse
18 60 (0.48%) WebDriver
18 60 (0.48%) SoapUI
19 58 (0.47%) Moq
General
1 3807 (30.76%) Finance
2 2795 (22.59%) Banking
3 1035 (8.36%) Marketing
4 904 (7.31%) Telecoms
5 862 (6.97%) Retail Banking
6 596 (4.82%) Manufacturing
7 332 (2.68%) Back Office
8 329 (2.66%) Advertising
9 328 (2.65%) Games
10 289 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 272 (2.20%) Investment Banking
12 199 (1.61%) Financial Institution
13 185 (1.49%) Law
14 165 (1.33%) Publishing
15 159 (1.28%) Legal
16 143 (1.16%) Front Office
17 118 (0.95%) French Language
18 108 (0.87%) Billing
19 92 (0.74%) General Ledger
20 91 (0.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2566 (20.74%) Analyst
2 2414 (19.51%) Developer
3 1451 (11.73%) Business Analyst
4 1173 (9.48%) Project Manager
5 1132 (9.15%) Architect
6 1011 (8.17%) Consultant
7 555 (4.48%) .NET Developer
8 484 (3.91%) Senior Developer
9 431 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
10 401 (3.24%) Java Developer
11 351 (2.84%) Senior Manager
12 324 (2.62%) C# Developer
13 306 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
14 278 (2.25%) Software Engineer
15 252 (2.04%) Web Developer
16 237 (1.92%) C# .NET Developer
17 223 (1.80%) Junior
18 219 (1.77%) Support Analyst
19 214 (1.73%) Designer
20 200 (1.62%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1513 (12.23%) .NET
2 1462 (11.81%) HTML
3 1095 (8.85%) CSS
4 824 (6.66%) ASP.NET
5 672 (5.43%) HTML5
6 671 (5.42%) XML
7 650 (5.25%) jQuery
8 620 (5.01%) Web Services
9 488 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 453 (3.66%) Spring
11 421 (3.40%) J2EE
12 355 (2.87%) WCF
13 328 (2.65%) AngularJS
14 312 (2.52%) .NET Framework
15 311 (2.51%) RESTful
16 278 (2.25%) Hibernate
17 270 (2.18%) REST
18 269 (2.17%) JSON
19 264 (2.13%) CSS3
20 243 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1436 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
2 512 (4.14%) FMCG
3 511 (4.13%) User Experience
4 443 (3.58%) Mobile App
5 430 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 377 (3.05%) Computer Science
7 353 (2.85%) EPoS
8 275 (2.22%) Data Centre
9 232 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 200 (1.62%) Social Media
11 185 (1.49%) Visualisation
12 177 (1.43%) Mathematics
13 171 (1.38%) NHS
14 169 (1.37%) Data Integration
15 167 (1.35%) Data Structures
16 162 (1.31%) Statistics
17 136 (1.10%) Online Banking
18 126 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 121 (0.98%) Client/Server
20 120 (0.97%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1207 (9.75%) Windows
2 670 (5.41%) Linux
3 592 (4.78%) UNIX
4 252 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 216 (1.75%) Android
6 211 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 138 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 138 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 119 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 101 (0.82%) Windows XP
10 95 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 52 (0.42%) Windows 8
12 51 (0.41%) Solaris
13 48 (0.39%) zOS
14 43 (0.35%) CentOS
15 39 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 36 (0.29%) AIX
17 27 (0.22%) Mac OS X
18 20 (0.16%) Mac OS
19 19 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3497 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 2824 (22.82%) E-Commerce
3 1700 (13.74%) Project Management
4 1223 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1173 (9.48%) Scrum
6 1027 (8.30%) MVC
7 984 (7.95%) Business Analysis
8 948 (7.66%) ITIL
9 947 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
10 944 (7.63%) SDLC
11 918 (7.42%) PRINCE2
12 858 (6.93%) Analytics
13 826 (6.67%) TDD
14 825 (6.67%) Mentoring
15 752 (6.08%) CRM
16 709 (5.73%) OO
17 656 (5.30%) Change Management
18 592 (4.78%) ERP
19 566 (4.57%) Software Engineering
20 548 (4.43%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2044 (16.52%) SQL
2 1726 (13.95%) Java
3 1386 (11.20%) C#
4 1326 (10.72%) JavaScript
5 361 (2.92%) T-SQL
6 352 (2.84%) PHP
7 311 (2.51%) C
8 296 (2.39%) C++
9 202 (1.63%) Python
10 201 (1.62%) PL/SQL
11 175 (1.41%) Ruby
12 147 (1.19%) VB.NET
13 127 (1.03%) Bash Shell
14 120 (0.97%) VB
15 116 (0.94%) VBA
16 114 (0.92%) R
17 101 (0.82%) Perl
18 98 (0.79%) COBOL
19 90 (0.73%) Scala
20 86 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1510 (12.20%) Degree
2 352 (2.84%) ISEB
3 287 (2.32%) PMI Certification
4 196 (1.58%) PMP
5 165 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 139 (1.12%) CISSP
6 139 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 134 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 129 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 119 (0.96%) ISTQB
10 112 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
11 107 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 100 (0.81%) SC Cleared
13 85 (0.69%) CISA
14 78 (0.63%) SAP Certification
15 72 (0.58%) MCSE
16 69 (0.56%) CCNA
17 62 (0.50%) CCNP
18 61 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 58 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 729 (5.89%) QA
2 292 (2.36%) SLA
3 105 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 100 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 84 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 68 (0.55%) Data Quality
7 48 (0.39%) COBIT
8 40 (0.32%) Solvency II
9 38 (0.31%) CRD IV
10 18 (0.15%) EMIR
10 18 (0.15%) MiFID
11 16 (0.13%) ISO 9001
12 15 (0.12%) Basel II
12 15 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
13 13 (0.11%) FATCA
14 12 (0.097%) PMBOK
15 10 (0.081%) FINREP
16 7 (0.057%) WCAG
16 7 (0.057%) ISO 8583
17 6 (0.048%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 342 (2.76%) Active Directory
2 210 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 45 (0.36%) vSphere
5 39 (0.32%) VirtualBox
5 39 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
6 37 (0.30%) VMware ESX
7 32 (0.26%) HDFS
8 31 (0.25%) Terminal Services
9 25 (0.20%) RACF
10 22 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 18 (0.15%) XenApp
12 16 (0.13%) vCloud
13 15 (0.12%) ACF2
13 15 (0.12%) VMware Server
14 14 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
15 13 (0.11%) Docker
16 12 (0.097%) XenDesktop
16 12 (0.097%) NFS
16 12 (0.097%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 124 (1.00%) Puppet
2 120 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
4 44 (0.36%) SCCM
5 36 (0.29%) Vagrant
6 34 (0.27%) Ansible
7 31 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 31 (0.25%) Nagios
8 25 (0.20%) SCOM
8 25 (0.20%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 22 (0.18%) Data Guard
9 22 (0.18%) TeamSite
10 21 (0.17%) CA Endevor
11 15 (0.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 13 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
13 12 (0.097%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 10 (0.081%) Oozie
15 9 (0.073%) Salt
15 9 (0.073%) logstash
15 9 (0.073%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1760 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 1279 (10.34%) Oracle
3 827 (6.68%) SAP
4 510 (4.12%) IBM
5 370 (2.99%) hybris
6 284 (2.29%) VMware
7 279 (2.25%) ATG
8 276 (2.23%) Cisco
9 264 (2.13%) Google
10 212 (1.71%) HP
11 209 (1.69%) Demandware
12 207 (1.67%) Business Objects
13 181 (1.46%) Adobe
14 151 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
15 131 (1.06%) Tableau
16 120 (0.97%) Citrix
17 111 (0.90%) Red Hat
18 101 (0.82%) Apple
19 97 (0.78%) Cognos
20 86 (0.69%) Endeca
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
Posted: 18 minutes ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
Posted: 20 minutes ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
Posted: 20 minutes ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to £55k
Posted: 25 minutes ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dorset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
PA Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
PA Consulting
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 hours ago