The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 14 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 3.33% 3.13% 5.26%
As % of the General category 11.11% 6.25% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £28,250 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Scotland

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

General Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 30.00% 50.00% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 16
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £30,000 £49,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Retail
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Retail Salary Trend in Fife

Retail
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Fife region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Cupar - 1 £28,500 -
Retail
Scotland

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu