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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 3 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 8 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 22.22% 21.57% 16.07%
As % of the General category 42.11% 73.33% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 9
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
19 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 52.78% 29.41% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 11
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 30 March 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Hertford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) Ant
3 4 (25.00%) JDBC
3 4 (25.00%) JSP
3 4 (25.00%) Servlets
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) XSLT
3 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 4 (25.00%) C
4 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Ant
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Delivery Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Software Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Java Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) JDBC
1 4 (25.00%) JSP
1 4 (25.00%) Servlets
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) XSLT
1 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
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