The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 35 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.96% 5.34% 2.96%
As % of the General category 2.27% 8.43% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
88 83 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 42.11% 63.36% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 77 64 44
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,400 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,100 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
West Yorkshire

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 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (38.89%) UML
2 7 (38.89%) Use Case
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) ISEB
4 5 (27.78%) Online Banking
4 5 (27.78%) Straight-Through Processing
5 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
6 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (11.11%) CruiseControl
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) ClearQuest
7 1 (5.56%) VXML
7 1 (5.56%) IVR
7 1 (5.56%) CTI
7 1 (5.56%) C
7 1 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) QA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) CTI
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) CruiseControl
1 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 2 (11.11%) ClearQuest
General
1 14 (77.78%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Business Analyst
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Change Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.56%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) UML
1 7 (38.89%) Use Case
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Straight-Through Processing
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) C++
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) IBM
1 2 (11.11%) HP