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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 2 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 75 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 42.37% 4.20% 4.68%
As % of the General category 68.81% 8.42% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £37,500 £56,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.03% +91.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £43,500 £24,625
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
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
109 190 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 61.58% 49.87% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 121 45
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 April 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Halifax

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 82 (100.00%) Banking
2 40 (48.78%) Finance
3 28 (34.15%) Cyber Security
4 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (29.27%) Apache Flex
4 24 (29.27%) UML
5 23 (28.05%) Business Analysis
6 19 (23.17%) General Ledger
7 18 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (19.51%) Project Management
8 16 (19.51%) ITIL
8 16 (19.51%) QA
9 15 (18.29%) Configuration Management
10 13 (15.85%) Test Scripting
11 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (14.63%) UNIX
12 11 (13.41%) Windows
12 11 (13.41%) IBM
13 10 (12.20%) CISSP
13 10 (12.20%) Information Security
13 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
13 10 (12.20%) CISA
13 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (12.20%) Six Sigma
13 10 (12.20%) Lean Six Sigma
14 7 (8.54%) Retail Banking
14 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
15 6 (7.32%) Change Management
15 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
15 6 (7.32%) ClearQuest

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (6.10%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.22%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.22%) SAS
2 1 (1.22%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) ClearCase
1 6 (7.32%) ClearQuest
General
1 82 (100.00%) Banking
2 40 (48.78%) Finance
3 19 (23.17%) General Ledger
4 7 (8.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (25.61%) Analyst
2 17 (20.73%) Business Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) Change Manager
4 10 (12.20%) Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Business Architect
4 10 (12.20%) Software Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Architect
5 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Banking Business Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Change Project Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Software Asset Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Software Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Lead Business Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Junior
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Lead Project Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Firewall Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.22%) J2EE
2 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.22%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) UNIX
2 11 (13.41%) Windows
3 5 (6.10%) Linux
4 2 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Cyber Security
2 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) UML
3 23 (28.05%) Business Analysis
4 18 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (19.51%) ITIL
5 16 (19.51%) Project Management
6 15 (18.29%) Configuration Management
7 13 (15.85%) Test Scripting
8 10 (12.20%) Lean Six Sigma
8 10 (12.20%) Six Sigma
8 10 (12.20%) Information Security
8 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
9 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.32%) Change Management
10 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.32%) Change Control
11 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.10%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.22%) Java
1 1 (1.22%) Perl
1 1 (1.22%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) CISSP
1 10 (12.20%) CISA
2 5 (6.10%) ISEB
3 3 (3.66%) CCSA
3 3 (3.66%) CCSE
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.66%) CCNP
3 3 (3.66%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.51%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) IBM
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) SAP
3 5 (6.10%) VMware
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.10%) HP
4 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
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