The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Hertford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 9 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 11 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 22.00% 26.98% 28.85%
As % of the General category 78.57% 77.27% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 15
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
General Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 28.00% 34.92% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 18
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Retail
Hertfordshire

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 24 April 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Hertford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 15 (71.43%) Java
1 15 (71.43%) Web Services
2 14 (66.67%) Degree
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) Subversion
5 8 (38.10%) JDBC
5 8 (38.10%) JSP
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) Ant
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) XSLT
7 6 (28.57%) Servlets
7 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 6 (28.57%) Spring
7 6 (28.57%) Maven
7 6 (28.57%) MySQL
7 6 (28.57%) Oracle
7 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
8 5 (23.81%) Drupal
8 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
8 5 (23.81%) PHPUnit
8 5 (23.81%) LAMP
8 5 (23.81%) C
8 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
9 4 (19.05%) ISEB
9 4 (19.05%) QA
10 3 (14.29%) MVC
10 3 (14.29%) ISTQB

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Subversion
2 6 (28.57%) Ant
2 6 (28.57%) Maven
3 5 (23.81%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Junior
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) JDBC
2 8 (38.10%) JSP
3 6 (28.57%) XML
3 6 (28.57%) XSLT
3 6 (28.57%) Servlets
3 6 (28.57%) Spring
3 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 5 (23.81%) LAMP
5 2 (9.52%) JSF
6 1 (4.76%) Castor
6 1 (4.76%) JiBX
6 1 (4.76%) XMLBeans
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
6 1 (4.76%) Struts
6 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
6 1 (4.76%) JAXB
6 1 (4.76%) Swing
6 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
2 1 (4.76%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.76%) System Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
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