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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 7 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 13 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 18.06% 13.98% 19.57%
As % of the General category 43.33% 41.94% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
30 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 41.67% 33.33% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 16
Average salary £39,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 9 (30.00%) Project Management
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (23.33%) CCNP
2 7 (23.33%) CCDP
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (23.33%) EPoS
3 6 (20.00%) Games
4 5 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Data Management
4 5 (16.67%) Middleware
4 5 (16.67%) HP
4 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.67%) SOA
4 5 (16.67%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.33%) JIRA
5 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.00%) Confluence
6 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) PMI
6 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) RHCE
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.67%) HTTP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.67%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.33%) NeoLoad
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Architect
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Release Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) EPoS
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) PMI
4 2 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (30.00%) Project Management
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) Data Management
2 5 (16.67%) Scrum
2 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (16.67%) SOA
2 5 (16.67%) UML
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Product Management
5 2 (6.67%) BDD
5 2 (6.67%) User Stories
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CCNP
1 7 (23.33%) CCDP
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) RHCE
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.67%) IIBA
4 1 (3.33%) APMP
4 1 (3.33%) PMP
4 1 (3.33%) VCP4
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) EMC
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) Alterian
4 1 (3.33%) Unica
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Siebel