The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 5 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 15.38% 34.00% 41.46%
As % of the General category 33.33% 85.00% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
12 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 46.15% 40.00% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Retail
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Retail Salary Trend in Hertford

Retail
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Hertford

Retail
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Finance

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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.

General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Implementation Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Software Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Delivery Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Software Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree