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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 69 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 29 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.41% 1.65% 2.18%
As % of the General category 5.48% 4.33% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 23
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
529 462 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.01% 38.18% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 369 386 362
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 July 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 27 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
Chelmsford +7 16 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Brentwood - 5 £45,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £47,500 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) C#
2 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
2 21 (40.38%) MVC
3 20 (38.46%) Finance
4 19 (36.54%) XML
4 19 (36.54%) WinForms
5 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
5 17 (32.69%) LINQ
5 17 (32.69%) VB.NET
5 17 (32.69%) Entity Framework
6 16 (30.77%) WPF
6 16 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 16 (30.77%) OO
6 16 (30.77%) JSON
6 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
7 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
8 11 (21.15%) Banking
9 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 7 (13.46%) Degree
10 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
10 7 (13.46%) Windows
10 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.54%) SAP
11 6 (11.54%) HTML
11 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 5 (9.62%) Six Sigma
12 5 (9.62%) Project Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.92%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.92%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.92%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
2 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) DB2
2 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.77%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 17 (32.69%) Web Developer
4 15 (28.85%) Analyst
5 14 (26.92%) .NET Web Developer
6 12 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
7 9 (17.31%) Business Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) Desktop Support
9 5 (9.62%) Architect
9 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
9 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
9 5 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (9.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (9.62%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (5.77%) Technical Business Analyst
10 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 1 (1.92%) SAP BPC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) .NET
1 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
2 19 (36.54%) XML
2 19 (36.54%) WinForms
3 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
3 17 (32.69%) LINQ
3 17 (32.69%) Entity Framework
4 16 (30.77%) WPF
4 16 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
4 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (30.77%) JSON
5 6 (11.54%) HTML
6 4 (7.69%) Web Services
6 4 (7.69%) CSS
6 4 (7.69%) jQuery
7 3 (5.77%) Dojo
7 3 (5.77%) JSP
8 1 (1.92%) Ajax
8 1 (1.92%) WCF
8 1 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
1 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) MVC
2 16 (30.77%) OO
3 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.62%) Six Sigma
5 5 (9.62%) Project Management
5 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.69%) SEO
7 3 (5.77%) Content Management
7 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) CRM
7 3 (5.77%) SDLC
7 3 (5.77%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Pay per click
7 3 (5.77%) System Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (3.85%) People Management
8 2 (3.85%) OOD
8 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) C#
3 17 (32.69%) VB.NET
4 16 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) Java
7 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) PMP
2 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) XenApp
2 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) Siebel
3 3 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 20 day hol, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago