The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 19 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.46% - 3.41%
As % of the General category 14.29% - 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £58,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Retail
West Sussex

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

General Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 31.25% 45.10% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 28
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Retail
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Retail Salary Trend in Gatwick

Retail
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (80.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya