The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 5 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 18 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 20.69% 18.66% 11.11%
As % of the General category 33.33% 44.64% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 5
Average salary £46,500 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Retail
London

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

General Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54 56 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 62.07% 41.79% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 10
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,650 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Retail
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

Retail Salary Trend in Harrow

Retail
Salary Histogram in Harrow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Harrow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Harrow

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 18 (46.15%) Project Management
2 17 (43.59%) PRINCE2
3 15 (38.46%) Scrum
4 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
5 11 (28.21%) Degree
6 10 (25.64%) Games
6 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.95%) EPoS
7 7 (17.95%) MS Project
8 6 (15.38%) Publishing
8 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL
8 6 (15.38%) Information Security
8 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (15.38%) PCI DSS
8 6 (15.38%) Operations Management
9 5 (12.82%) Transition Management
9 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (12.82%) Finance
9 5 (12.82%) Release Management
9 5 (12.82%) Time Management
9 5 (12.82%) MS Office
9 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.82%) CRM
10 4 (10.26%) JIRA
10 4 (10.26%) Financial Modelling
11 3 (7.69%) APMP
11 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
11 3 (7.69%) User Stories

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 2 (5.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Project
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.13%) InDesign
4 1 (2.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) assyst
1 1 (2.56%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.13%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.56%) NeoLoad
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 10 (25.64%) Games
2 6 (15.38%) Publishing
3 5 (12.82%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Project Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Information Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Security Project Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Information Security Project Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Transition Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Service Transition Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Service Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Designer
8 1 (2.56%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Head of Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) J2EE
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) EPoS
2 2 (5.13%) Graphic Design
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Project Management
2 17 (43.59%) PRINCE2
3 15 (38.46%) Scrum
4 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Information Security
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL
6 6 (15.38%) Operations Management
6 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.82%) Release Management
7 5 (12.82%) CRM
7 5 (12.82%) Time Management
7 5 (12.82%) Transition Management
8 4 (10.26%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (7.69%) RAD
9 3 (7.69%) User Stories
9 3 (7.69%) Business Development
10 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security
10 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
10 2 (5.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VB
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.69%) APMP
3 2 (5.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) PMBOK
2 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Siebel
3 1 (2.56%) Alterian
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian