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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 19 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 16 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.30% 7.14% 1.50%
As % of the General category 24.24% 12.66% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £42,415 £47,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.23% +15.24%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
66 79 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 38.37% 56.43% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 62
Average salary £42,415 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.45% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 21 October 2014, 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 14 (77.78%) Banking
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Line Management
4 7 (38.89%) JIRA
4 7 (38.89%) Cyber-Ark
5 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (16.67%) Online Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Samba
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Service Management
7 3 (16.67%) RUP
7 3 (16.67%) MQSeries
7 3 (16.67%) ClearCase
7 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
7 3 (16.67%) AIX
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) UNIX
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) Perl
7 3 (16.67%) J2EE
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) CICS
7 3 (16.67%) Assembly Language
7 3 (16.67%) Internet

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 3 (16.67%) MQSeries
1 3 (16.67%) CICS
2 2 (11.11%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 3 (16.67%) ClearQuest
General
1 14 (77.78%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Security Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Configuration Manager
2 3 (16.67%) CICS Programmer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Programmer
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (16.67%) Online Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Line Management
2 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) RUP
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) Assembly Language
2 1 (5.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Samba
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
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