The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 2 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -15
Permanent jobs citing Retail 50 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.62% 1.94% 5.59%
As % of the General category 46.73% 3.91% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 7
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
107 128 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 48.42% 49.61% 57.34%
Number of salaries quoted 66 103 63
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,350 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Retail
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Retail Salary Trend in Halifax

Retail
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Halifax

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

1 105 (86.78%) Banking
2 48 (39.67%) Finance
3 31 (25.62%) Business Analysis
4 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (23.14%) QA
5 28 (23.14%) Cyber Security
6 26 (21.49%) UML
7 24 (19.83%) Apache Flex
8 23 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (15.70%) General Ledger
10 16 (13.22%) Project Management
11 15 (12.40%) Configuration Management
11 15 (12.40%) OO
11 15 (12.40%) ITIL
12 14 (11.57%) CISA
12 14 (11.57%) Retail Banking
13 13 (10.74%) jQuery
13 13 (10.74%) Test Scripting
13 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
13 13 (10.74%) IBM
13 13 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (9.09%) UNIX
14 11 (9.09%) Windows
14 11 (9.09%) Risk Management
15 10 (8.26%) MVC
15 10 (8.26%) Service Delivery
15 10 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (8.26%) Six Sigma
15 10 (8.26%) SAP
15 10 (8.26%) PHP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 9 (7.44%) CMS
2 8 (6.61%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) SAP HR
1 5 (4.13%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Internet
1 3 (2.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.26%) MySQL
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) ClearCase
1 5 (4.13%) ClearQuest
General
1 105 (86.78%) Banking
2 48 (39.67%) Finance
3 19 (15.70%) General Ledger
4 14 (11.57%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.31%) Marketing
6 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (23.97%) Analyst
2 25 (20.66%) Business Analyst
3 20 (16.53%) Developer
4 13 (10.74%) Change Manager
5 12 (9.92%) Lead Business Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) PHP Developer
6 10 (8.26%) Business Architect
6 10 (8.26%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.26%) Architect
7 9 (7.44%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.61%) Test Manager
8 8 (6.61%) Business Manager
9 7 (5.79%) Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Change Project Manager
10 5 (4.13%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
10 5 (4.13%) Software Manager
10 5 (4.13%) Software Asset Manager
10 5 (4.13%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 5 (4.13%) Payroll Consultant
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.83%) Apache Flex
2 13 (10.74%) jQuery
3 10 (8.26%) REST
3 10 (8.26%) Laravel
3 10 (8.26%) SOAP
3 10 (8.26%) Web Services
3 10 (8.26%) XML
3 10 (8.26%) JSON
4 9 (7.44%) LAMP
5 3 (2.48%) HTML
5 3 (2.48%) CSS
5 3 (2.48%) DOM
5 3 (2.48%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (2.48%) Middleware
5 3 (2.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.26%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.96%) Online Banking
3 6 (4.96%) Credit Risk
4 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.48%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.48%) DataPower
5 3 (2.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.09%) UNIX
1 11 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (4.13%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.62%) Business Analysis
2 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (23.14%) Cyber Security
4 26 (21.49%) UML
5 23 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.22%) Project Management
7 15 (12.40%) Configuration Management
7 15 (12.40%) ITIL
7 15 (12.40%) OO
8 13 (10.74%) Test Scripting
9 11 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 10 (8.26%) Service Delivery
10 10 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (8.26%) MVC
10 10 (8.26%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.26%) OOD
10 10 (8.26%) Six Sigma
10 10 (8.26%) Information Security
10 10 (8.26%) Lean Six Sigma
10 10 (8.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
2 10 (8.26%) PHP
2 10 (8.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) CISA
2 10 (8.26%) CISSP
3 5 (4.13%) ISEB
4 4 (3.31%) ACCA
4 4 (3.31%) CISM
5 3 (2.48%) CCSA
5 3 (2.48%) CCSE
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.48%) CCNP
5 3 (2.48%) CCDP
6 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (23.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (10.74%) IBM
2 10 (8.26%) Oracle
2 10 (8.26%) SAP
3 5 (4.13%) VMware
3 5 (4.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.13%) HP
4 3 (2.48%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.48%) Cisco
5 2 (1.65%) Pega
6 1 (0.83%) RightFax
6 1 (0.83%) IronPort
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £28815 - £39550 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Head Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33482 - £46450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £300 - £356 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago