The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 72 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 27 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.15% 3.95% 3.21%
As % of the General category 4.86% 9.74% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 27
Average salary £39,875 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £90,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
556 390 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.30% 40.50% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 425 282 397
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Retail
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Essex region.

Retail Salary Trend in Essex

Retail
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Essex

Retail
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Harlow - 7 £25,000 -
Brentwood -18 4 £39,750 -60.25% 1
Colchester - 4 £40,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £23,500 -
Chigwell - 1 £42,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £40,000 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (30.61%) E-Commerce
1 15 (30.61%) Pay per click
2 13 (26.53%) Marketing
2 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Project Management
3 11 (22.45%) XML
3 11 (22.45%) HTML
4 10 (20.41%) Social Media
5 9 (18.37%) C#
5 9 (18.37%) .NET
5 9 (18.37%) OO
5 9 (18.37%) Banking
6 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (16.33%) Degree
6 8 (16.33%) LINQ
6 8 (16.33%) MVC
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.33%) SQL
6 8 (16.33%) Cisco
6 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (16.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 7 (14.29%) OOD
7 7 (14.29%) SEO
7 7 (14.29%) Finance
7 7 (14.29%) WinForms

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.12%) MS Project
3 2 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
1 4 (8.16%) OSPF
1 4 (8.16%) BGP
1 4 (8.16%) VoIP
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.12%) DB2
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.04%) NUnit
General
1 13 (26.53%) Marketing
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Finance
4 3 (6.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Developer
2 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Manager
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Marketing Executive
6 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) XML
1 11 (22.45%) HTML
2 9 (18.37%) .NET
3 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
3 8 (16.33%) LINQ
3 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (14.29%) WinForms
4 7 (14.29%) WPF
4 7 (14.29%) JSON
5 6 (12.24%) CSS
5 6 (12.24%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (8.16%) LAMP
6 4 (8.16%) jQuery
7 3 (6.12%) JSP
7 3 (6.12%) Dojo
8 1 (2.04%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.04%) Web Services
8 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Social Media
2 6 (12.24%) Kindle
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) PMI
5 2 (4.08%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.08%) Ergonomics
6 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Open Source
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) E-Commerce
1 15 (30.61%) Pay per click
2 13 (26.53%) Project Management
3 9 (18.37%) OO
4 8 (16.33%) MVC
5 7 (14.29%) OOD
5 7 (14.29%) SEO
6 5 (10.20%) ERP
6 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.16%) Web Development
7 4 (8.16%) Web Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) Online Marketing
7 4 (8.16%) Analytics
8 3 (6.12%) Time Management
8 3 (6.12%) CRM
8 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) C#
2 8 (16.33%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.24%) VB
5 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.16%) R
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.16%) CCNP
2 4 (8.16%) CCNA
3 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.12%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) WSUS
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Cisco
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 4 (8.16%) Brocade
3 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.08%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) Apple
4 2 (4.08%) Veeam
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) Dell
5 1 (2.04%) EMC
5 1 (2.04%) Lotus
5 1 (2.04%) Siebel
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
Gaillard Homes Limited
Salary: £30,000 -£35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Loughton, Essex
Galliard Homes
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago