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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 23 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 228 322 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.38% 13.78% 11.36%
As % of the General category 23.65% 32.33% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 171 201 137
Average salary £48,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £92,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,645
% change year-on-year
- +5.52%
Retail
East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
964 996 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.64% 42.64% 44.47%
Number of salaries quoted 823 778 678
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Retail Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Retail
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -7 84 £49,000 +2.08% 10
Welwyn Garden City +3 23 £47,500 - 6
Hemel Hempstead -21 12 £45,000 -47.82% 1
Broxbourne - 8 £47,500 - 2
Hertford +6 7 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Hoddesdon - 7 £26,000 -
Letchworth 0 5 £32,500 -15.03% 2
Berkhamsted - 4 - -
Stevenage -16 3 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hitchin - 3 - -
Cheshunt +4 2 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £30,000 - 1
Baldock - 1 £52,500 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 99 (25.52%) Finance
2 83 (21.39%) Microsoft
3 78 (20.10%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (18.30%) SQL
5 66 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (16.75%) HTML
7 64 (16.49%) E-Commerce
8 63 (16.24%) Java
8 63 (16.24%) JavaScript
9 58 (14.95%) .NET
10 57 (14.69%) Degree
11 55 (14.18%) SQL Server
12 52 (13.40%) ITIL
13 48 (12.37%) Project Management
14 46 (11.86%) Windows
14 46 (11.86%) MS Excel
15 44 (11.34%) Oracle
16 43 (11.08%) Banking
17 37 (9.54%) CSS
18 36 (9.28%) MVC
19 35 (9.02%) J2EE
20 33 (8.51%) XML
21 31 (7.99%) C#
21 31 (7.99%) Retail Banking
21 31 (7.99%) WebSphere
21 31 (7.99%) FMCG
22 27 (6.96%) ASP.NET
22 27 (6.96%) IBM
23 26 (6.70%) C
23 26 (6.70%) Linux

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 31 (7.99%) WebSphere
2 13 (3.35%) Node.js
3 12 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (2.32%) MQSeries
5 7 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.55%) CMS
6 6 (1.55%) SugarCRM
6 6 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.29%) OpenEdge
7 5 (1.29%) Lync
7 5 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.52%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.52%) Confluence
8 2 (0.52%) SAS
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) JBoss
9 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 46 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.06%) MS Office
3 7 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.55%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.29%) MS Project
5 5 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.03%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (1.03%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (1.03%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.26%) InDesign
7 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.09%) Finacle
2 10 (2.58%) FLEXCUBE
2 10 (2.58%) Temenos T24
3 5 (1.29%) Unica
4 4 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (1.03%) Magento
5 3 (0.77%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.77%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.93%) SaaS
2 11 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.06%) PaaS
4 7 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.55%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.77%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.26%) Office 365
7 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.90%) Internet
2 14 (3.61%) LAN
2 14 (3.61%) Firewall
3 12 (3.09%) VLAN
4 11 (2.84%) Wireless
4 11 (2.84%) DHCP
4 11 (2.84%) DNS
5 10 (2.58%) WAN
5 10 (2.58%) VPN
6 9 (2.32%) SAN
6 9 (2.32%) MPLS
7 6 (1.55%) BIG-IP
7 6 (1.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (1.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (1.29%) CTI
8 5 (1.29%) PBX
8 5 (1.29%) VoIP
8 5 (1.29%) ADSL
8 5 (1.29%) ISDN
9 4 (1.03%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.67%) DB2
3 18 (4.64%) DbVisualizer
4 16 (4.12%) Oracle Database
5 14 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (3.09%) QlikView
7 10 (2.58%) Data Mart
8 9 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (2.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 9 (2.32%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.06%) Big Data
10 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.55%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.55%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.77%) SQLite
13 3 (0.77%) Cognos Report Studio
14 2 (0.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 24 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.12%) Subversion
3 15 (3.87%) Cucumber
3 15 (3.87%) Selenium
4 10 (2.58%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.32%) WebDriver
5 9 (2.32%) HP UFT
5 9 (2.32%) LoadRunner
6 7 (1.80%) NUnit
7 6 (1.55%) JUnit
7 6 (1.55%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.55%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.03%) Gradle
8 4 (1.03%) Rational Application Developer
8 4 (1.03%) Xcode
8 4 (1.03%) Ant
8 4 (1.03%) Maven
9 3 (0.77%) CocoaPods
10 1 (0.26%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 99 (25.52%) Finance
2 43 (11.08%) Banking
3 31 (7.99%) Retail Banking
4 20 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.90%) Manufacturing
6 18 (4.64%) Advertising
6 18 (4.64%) Billing
6 18 (4.64%) Marketing
7 8 (2.06%) Games
8 7 (1.80%) Russian Language
8 7 (1.80%) Arabic Language
9 4 (1.03%) Local Government
10 3 (0.77%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 104 (26.80%) Analyst
2 52 (13.40%) Developer
3 46 (11.86%) Business Analyst
4 35 (9.02%) Project Manager
5 20 (5.15%) Architect
6 19 (4.90%) Tester
7 18 (4.64%) Head of IT
8 17 (4.38%) Consultant
9 16 (4.12%) .NET Developer
10 15 (3.87%) Programme Manager
11 13 (3.35%) Junior
11 13 (3.35%) Software Developer
11 13 (3.35%) Test Analyst
11 13 (3.35%) Senior Manager
11 13 (3.35%) Banking Business Analyst
12 12 (3.09%) Junior Analyst
12 12 (3.09%) Junior Business Analyst
12 12 (3.09%) Technical Specialist
13 11 (2.84%) Senior Project Manager
14 10 (2.58%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (16.75%) HTML
2 58 (14.95%) .NET
3 37 (9.54%) CSS
4 35 (9.02%) J2EE
5 33 (8.51%) XML
6 27 (6.96%) ASP.NET
7 25 (6.44%) Web Services
8 22 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (4.64%) Flash
10 17 (4.38%) RESTful
11 13 (3.35%) JSP
11 13 (3.35%) HTML5
12 12 (3.09%) jQuery
12 12 (3.09%) Servlets
12 12 (3.09%) EJB
13 11 (2.84%) XHTML
14 10 (2.58%) AngularJS
15 9 (2.32%) Gherkin
15 9 (2.32%) Ajax
15 9 (2.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (20.10%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.99%) FMCG
3 20 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 20 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.12%) EPoS
5 15 (3.87%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.09%) User Experience
7 11 (2.84%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.32%) iPhone
8 9 (2.32%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.32%) iPad
9 7 (1.80%) PMI
10 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.29%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.29%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.03%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.03%) Statistics
11 4 (1.03%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.03%) Physics
11 4 (1.03%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.86%) Windows
2 26 (6.70%) Linux
2 26 (6.70%) UNIX
3 17 (4.38%) Android
4 16 (4.12%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.52%) VMS
10 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (16.49%) E-Commerce
3 52 (13.40%) ITIL
4 48 (12.37%) Project Management
5 36 (9.28%) MVC
6 24 (6.19%) SDLC
7 22 (5.67%) Analytics
8 21 (5.41%) Line Management
9 20 (5.15%) Coaching
9 20 (5.15%) Time Management
9 20 (5.15%) PRINCE2
9 20 (5.15%) Document Management
10 19 (4.90%) TDD
10 19 (4.90%) CRM
10 19 (4.90%) Change Management
11 18 (4.64%) UML
11 18 (4.64%) Automated Testing
11 18 (4.64%) System Testing
12 17 (4.38%) Migration
13 16 (4.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 71 (18.30%) SQL
2 63 (16.24%) Java
2 63 (16.24%) JavaScript
3 31 (7.99%) C#
4 26 (6.70%) C
5 22 (5.67%) C++
6 16 (4.12%) PHP
7 8 (2.06%) Ruby
8 7 (1.80%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.03%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.03%) Python
10 3 (0.77%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.77%) R
10 3 (0.77%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.52%) VBA
12 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.26%) Scala
12 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (14.69%) Degree
2 14 (3.61%) PMI Certification
3 11 (2.84%) PMP
3 11 (2.84%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (2.32%) ISEB
5 6 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.03%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.03%) CCNA
8 3 (0.77%) CCNP
8 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.52%) CISSP
9 2 (0.52%) MCSE
10 1 (0.26%) MCP
10 1 (0.26%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.12%) QA
2 14 (3.61%) SLA
3 10 (2.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.32%) VMware ESX
4 7 (1.80%) Firmware
5 5 (1.29%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.03%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.77%) vSphere
8 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.52%) vCloud
9 1 (0.26%) NFS
9 1 (0.26%) XenApp
9 1 (0.26%) SRDF
9 1 (0.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (2.32%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (1.55%) Puppet
2 6 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.03%) Cacti
4 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.52%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.26%) vMotion
5 1 (0.26%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.26%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.26%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 83 (21.39%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.34%) Oracle
3 27 (6.96%) IBM
4 21 (5.41%) SAP
5 20 (5.15%) Cisco
6 18 (4.64%) CheckPoint
7 17 (4.38%) VMware
8 15 (3.87%) HP
9 13 (3.35%) Adobe
10 9 (2.32%) Tripwire
10 9 (2.32%) McAfee
11 7 (1.80%) Citrix
12 6 (1.55%) Juniper
12 6 (1.55%) Cognos
12 6 (1.55%) F5
13 4 (1.03%) Sage
13 4 (1.03%) Websense
13 4 (1.03%) Remedy
13 4 (1.03%) Google
13 4 (1.03%) Crossbeam
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £58000 - £60000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible package.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & PENSION
Posted: 15 hours ago
North London / Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 plus bonus (30%) and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £92000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago