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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 23 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.22% 2.11% 7.80%
As % of the General category 2.86% 13.33% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 11
Average salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 42.68% 15.79% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 37
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Omniture
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) WSO2
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Webmaster
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Omniture
1 1 (25.00%) WSO2