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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 10 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 12 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 16.00% 19.18% 12.00%
As % of the General category 27.27% 46.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 4
Average salary £46,500 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.46% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
44 60 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 58.67% 41.10% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 9
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 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 16 (45.71%) Project Management
2 14 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 11 (31.43%) Degree
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.00%) Games
8 6 (17.14%) Publishing
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.14%) Information Security
8 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (17.14%) ITIL
8 6 (17.14%) MS Project
8 6 (17.14%) Operations Management
8 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
9 5 (14.29%) Transition Management
9 5 (14.29%) Time Management
9 5 (14.29%) Release Management
9 5 (14.29%) MS Office
9 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.29%) EPoS
9 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (11.43%) Finance
11 3 (8.57%) CRM
11 3 (8.57%) JIRA
11 3 (8.57%) User Stories
11 3 (8.57%) SDLC
12 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
12 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (5.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Project
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.71%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) assyst
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) FitNesse
2 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (20.00%) Games
2 6 (17.14%) Publishing
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Information Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Security Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Security Project Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Information Security Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Transition Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Service Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.86%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) J2EE
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) EPoS
2 2 (5.71%) Graphic Design
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Project Management
2 14 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) Information Security
6 6 (17.14%) Operations Management
6 6 (17.14%) ITIL
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.29%) Release Management
7 5 (14.29%) Time Management
7 5 (14.29%) Transition Management
8 3 (8.57%) User Stories
8 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 3 (8.57%) CRM
9 2 (5.71%) RAD
9 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.71%) Workflow
9 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VB
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) APMP
2 2 (5.71%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Kronos