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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 30 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.12% 1.52% 1.91%
As % of the General category 14.29% 3.66% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £70,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
49 82 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 28.82% 41.62% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 36
Average salary £41,500 £41,200 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.72% -8.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £22,300 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 24 (88.89%) Banking
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
3 10 (37.04%) Line Management
4 9 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
4 9 (33.33%) JIRA
5 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 5 (18.52%) Samba
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) UNIX
6 5 (18.52%) Mainframe
6 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 5 (18.52%) AIX
6 5 (18.52%) RUP
6 5 (18.52%) MQSeries
6 5 (18.52%) ClearCase
6 5 (18.52%) Java
6 5 (18.52%) Perl
6 5 (18.52%) J2EE
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) IBM
6 5 (18.52%) CICS
6 5 (18.52%) Assembly Language
6 5 (18.52%) Internet
6 5 (18.52%) Middleware
6 5 (18.52%) ClearQuest
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (18.52%) MQSeries
1 5 (18.52%) CICS
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (18.52%) ClearCase
2 5 (18.52%) ClearQuest
General
1 24 (88.89%) Banking
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 5 (18.52%) CICS Programmer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Configuration Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Programmer
2 5 (18.52%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Business Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) J2EE
1 5 (18.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Mainframe
2 5 (18.52%) Online Banking
2 5 (18.52%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) AIX
2 5 (18.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
1 10 (37.04%) Line Management
2 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (18.52%) Service Management
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) RUP
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
1 5 (18.52%) Perl
1 5 (18.52%) Assembly Language
2 1 (3.70%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Samba
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
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Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £40950 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £45077 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £47355 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago