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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 34 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 159 323 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.97% 12.41% 16.36%
As % of the General category 19.49% 27.70% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 88 189 284
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
816 1166 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.76% 44.79% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 597 877 881
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £76,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -15 47 £45,000 -3.22% 2
Hemel Hempstead -30 17 £52,500 -30.00% 3
Welwyn Garden City -14 12 £45,000 - 1
Hitchin +11 11 - -
St Albans -16 10 £32,500 -10.34%
Stevenage -16 6 - -
Letchworth +3 5 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Hertford 0 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Hoddesdon -7 1 £26,000 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 131 (34.11%) Finance
2 98 (25.52%) Java
3 92 (23.96%) E-Commerce
4 87 (22.66%) SQL
5 74 (19.27%) HTML
6 72 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 68 (17.71%) Degree
8 66 (17.19%) JavaScript
9 65 (16.93%) Microsoft
10 59 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (14.84%) Windows
12 55 (14.32%) J2EE
13 53 (13.80%) Oracle
14 50 (13.02%) SQL Server
14 50 (13.02%) XML
14 50 (13.02%) Banking
15 49 (12.76%) .NET
16 46 (11.98%) IBM
17 45 (11.72%) UNIX
18 44 (11.46%) C
19 43 (11.20%) Linux
19 43 (11.20%) MS Excel
19 43 (11.20%) WebSphere
20 42 (10.94%) CSS
21 40 (10.42%) FMCG
22 38 (9.90%) DB2
23 37 (9.64%) ITIL
24 34 (8.85%) C++
24 34 (8.85%) Project Management
25 33 (8.59%) MVC

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 43 (11.20%) WebSphere
2 25 (6.51%) MQSeries
3 16 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (3.65%) MS Exchange
5 12 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.60%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.08%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (1.82%) IIS
9 5 (1.30%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.04%) SugarCRM
11 3 (0.78%) SAS
11 3 (0.78%) Confluence
11 3 (0.78%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.26%) Drupal
12 1 (0.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 43 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.86%) MS Project
3 8 (2.08%) MS Office
4 5 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.78%) SPSS
5 3 (0.78%) CPLEX
6 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (4.95%) Finacle
2 15 (3.91%) Temenos T24
3 14 (3.65%) SAP CO
3 14 (3.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (3.65%) SAP FI
4 10 (2.60%) FLEXCUBE
5 6 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (1.56%) Unica
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.52%) Magento
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.26%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.47%) SaaS
2 11 (2.86%) Office 365
3 6 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.78%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.52%) Silverpop
6 2 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.52%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.95%) Internet
2 15 (3.91%) HTTP
3 13 (3.39%) Firewall
4 9 (2.34%) SAN
5 8 (2.08%) FTP
6 6 (1.56%) VPN
7 4 (1.04%) VLAN
7 4 (1.04%) NAS
7 4 (1.04%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.04%) LAN
8 3 (0.78%) MPLS
8 3 (0.78%) Wireless
8 3 (0.78%) SMS
8 3 (0.78%) WAN
8 3 (0.78%) DHCP
8 3 (0.78%) DNS
8 3 (0.78%) Network Security
8 3 (0.78%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.52%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.90%) DB2
3 23 (5.99%) DbVisualizer
4 20 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 12 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.86%) QlikView
7 11 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.34%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.82%) MySQL
11 6 (1.56%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.30%) Big Data
13 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.78%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.78%) OLAP
14 3 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (4.43%) Subversion
2 16 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (3.91%) LoadRunner
4 14 (3.65%) Selenium
5 12 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 11 (2.86%) Visual Studio
7 10 (2.60%) Git (software)
8 9 (2.34%) WebDriver
9 8 (2.08%) Maven
9 8 (2.08%) Ant
10 7 (1.82%) JUnit
10 7 (1.82%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.04%) Gradle
11 4 (1.04%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.78%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.78%) Log4j
12 3 (0.78%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.78%) NUnit
12 3 (0.78%) Rational Application Developer
12 3 (0.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 131 (34.11%) Finance
2 50 (13.02%) Banking
3 32 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 24 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.69%) Retail Banking
6 14 (3.65%) Marketing
7 10 (2.60%) Russian Language
7 10 (2.60%) Arabic Language
8 8 (2.08%) Back Office
9 5 (1.30%) Advertising
10 3 (0.78%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) Games
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 112 (29.17%) Analyst
2 49 (12.76%) Business Analyst
2 49 (12.76%) Developer
3 29 (7.55%) Project Manager
4 27 (7.03%) Tester
5 25 (6.51%) Consultant
6 21 (5.47%) Architect
6 21 (5.47%) Head of IT
7 20 (5.21%) Test Analyst
8 17 (4.43%) Software Developer
9 15 (3.91%) Technical Specialist
10 14 (3.65%) SAP Analyst
10 14 (3.65%) Technical Manager
10 14 (3.65%) SAP Business Analyst
10 14 (3.65%) Systems Analyst
11 13 (3.39%) Technical Project Manager
11 13 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (3.13%) Senior Developer
13 11 (2.86%) Test Manager
13 11 (2.86%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (19.27%) HTML
2 55 (14.32%) J2EE
3 50 (13.02%) XML
4 49 (12.76%) .NET
5 42 (10.94%) CSS
6 24 (6.25%) Flash
7 22 (5.73%) Ajax
8 21 (5.47%) ASP.NET
9 18 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (4.43%) Middleware
10 17 (4.43%) Web Services
11 12 (3.13%) jQuery
11 12 (3.13%) Servlets
12 9 (2.34%) XHTML
12 9 (2.34%) JSP
12 9 (2.34%) EJB
13 8 (2.08%) Gherkin
13 8 (2.08%) RESTful
14 7 (1.82%) JDBC
14 7 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 72 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.42%) FMCG
3 21 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.21%) EPoS
5 15 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.13%) User Experience
7 10 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.60%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.60%) PMI
8 7 (1.82%) Physics
8 7 (1.82%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.56%) Social Media
9 6 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.56%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.04%) iPad
10 4 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.04%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.04%) iPhone
11 3 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.84%) Windows
2 45 (11.72%) UNIX
3 43 (11.20%) Linux
4 17 (4.43%) Android
5 16 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.60%) Solaris
7 7 (1.82%) AIX
8 6 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.78%) HPUX
11 2 (0.52%) VMS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (23.96%) E-Commerce
2 59 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (9.64%) ITIL
4 34 (8.85%) Project Management
5 33 (8.59%) MVC
5 33 (8.59%) Analytics
6 30 (7.81%) System Testing
6 30 (7.81%) Waterfall
7 29 (7.55%) SDLC
8 25 (6.51%) Product Management
9 23 (5.99%) Automated Testing
10 22 (5.73%) Document Management
10 22 (5.73%) Software Testing
10 22 (5.73%) Use Case
10 22 (5.73%) Change Management
11 21 (5.47%) Time Management
11 21 (5.47%) Line Management
12 20 (5.21%) Software Engineering
12 20 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (5.21%) UML
Programming Languages
1 98 (25.52%) Java
2 87 (22.66%) SQL
3 66 (17.19%) JavaScript
4 44 (11.46%) C
5 34 (8.85%) C++
6 23 (5.99%) C#
7 13 (3.39%) PHP
8 9 (2.34%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.82%) Perl
9 7 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.56%) Assembly Language
11 5 (1.30%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.78%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.78%) Python
12 3 (0.78%) XPath
12 3 (0.78%) Ruby
12 3 (0.78%) Clojure
12 3 (0.78%) R
13 2 (0.52%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 68 (17.71%) Degree
2 20 (5.21%) ISEB
3 19 (4.95%) ISTQB
4 18 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (3.13%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.34%) PMP
7 8 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.08%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.78%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.78%) PhD
9 3 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.52%) MCSE
10 2 (0.52%) MCP
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.52%) CCNA
11 1 (0.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.33%) QA
2 24 (6.25%) SLA
3 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (3.39%) Firmware
2 7 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.30%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.04%) vSphere
5 3 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.26%) NFS
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.26%) SRDF
7 1 (0.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.30%) SCCM
3 3 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.78%) Puppet
4 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.26%) Cacti
5 1 (0.26%) vMotion
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 65 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 53 (13.80%) Oracle
3 46 (11.98%) IBM
4 23 (5.99%) SAP
5 21 (5.47%) VMware
5 21 (5.47%) HP
6 15 (3.91%) Citrix
7 9 (2.34%) CheckPoint
7 9 (2.34%) Cisco
8 8 (2.08%) Sun
9 7 (1.82%) Cognos
10 5 (1.30%) Demandware
11 4 (1.04%) EMC
11 4 (1.04%) Sage
11 4 (1.04%) Symantec
12 3 (0.78%) McAfee
12 3 (0.78%) Websense
12 3 (0.78%) Dell
12 3 (0.78%) BMC
12 3 (0.78%) Interwoven
Hertfordshire
Ph.D. Search and Selection
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 per annum + 5k bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bonus + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Digital
Posted: 16 days ago