The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 31 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.61% 9.55% -
As % of the General category 13.46% 18.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 0
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Retail
Gloucestershire

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

General Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 101 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 34.21% 50.75% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 47 79 81
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% -44.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,225 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Retail
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Retail Salary Trend in Gloucester

Retail
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 10 (45.45%) Credit Risk
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.64%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
6 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) VB.NET

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Redis
4 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) LAMP
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Credit Risk
2 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) EPoS
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Data Management
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle