The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 84 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 18 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.50% 2.87% 1.79%
As % of the General category 3.33% 6.13% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 18
Average salary £37,500 £42,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% -11.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
540 652 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.96% 46.70% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 331 409 359
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Retail
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Retail Salary Trend in Glasgow

Retail
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 26 (52.00%) Banking
2 17 (34.00%) Test Strategy
3 13 (26.00%) Finance
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) Retail Banking
4 12 (24.00%) Degree
4 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (18.00%) HTML
6 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (16.00%) CRM
6 8 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (16.00%) Magento
7 7 (14.00%) CSS
7 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
7 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (12.00%) Node.js
8 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.00%) Zend
9 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (10.00%) Marketing
9 5 (10.00%) Content Management
9 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.00%) Law
9 5 (10.00%) PHP
9 5 (10.00%) MySQL
9 5 (10.00%) Oracle
9 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
9 5 (10.00%) APMP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (12.00%) Node.js
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) ATM
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.00%) QlikView
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.00%) OLAP
2 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (52.00%) Banking
2 13 (26.00%) Retail Banking
2 13 (26.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Law
3 5 (10.00%) Marketing
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.00%) Publishing
5 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Dutch Language
6 1 (2.00%) German Language
6 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Business Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Programme Manager
6 5 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Business Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (6.00%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.00%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
3 3 (6.00%) Symfony
3 3 (6.00%) Yii
3 3 (6.00%) Sass
4 2 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.00%) .NET
5 1 (2.00%) LAMP
5 1 (2.00%) Spring
5 1 (2.00%) Ajax
5 1 (2.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) IVR
3 4 (8.00%) Online Banking
3 4 (8.00%) User Experience
4 3 (6.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
1 4 (8.00%) Android
1 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (6.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Test Strategy
2 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (16.00%) CRM
3 8 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (10.00%) Content Management
4 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.00%) Process Improvement
5 4 (8.00%) Test Management
6 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) ERP
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) APMP
3 3 (6.00%) ISEB
3 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.00%) Zend
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Siebel
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
4 3 (6.00%) Avaya
4 3 (6.00%) Cognizant
4 3 (6.00%) Mitel
4 3 (6.00%) Altiris
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
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