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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 15 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 232 192 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.26% 8.36% 12.27%
As % of the General category 21.62% 22.64% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 173 121 181
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £80,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,150 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.55% +2.27%
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
1073 848 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.46% 36.93% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 826 641 818
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +12 81 £50,000 +21.21% 7
Hertford +3 29 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Hemel Hempstead +23 24 £43,750 -2.77%
Stevenage +12 19 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +16 8 - -
Letchworth +2 5 £43,500 +8.75% 4
Rickmansworth +8 4 £60,000 +33.33%
Hoddesdon -3 2 £40,000 +53.84%
Borehamwood - 2 £50,000 -
St Albans +4 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hitchin -2 1 £50,000 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 109 (27.46%) Finance
2 104 (26.20%) E-Commerce
3 77 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (17.13%) Java
5 60 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (12.85%) CSS
7 49 (12.34%) HTML
7 49 (12.34%) SQL
7 49 (12.34%) Banking
8 48 (12.09%) Windows
9 45 (11.34%) SAP
10 44 (11.08%) Manufacturing
10 44 (11.08%) Linux
11 40 (10.08%) Degree
12 39 (9.82%) Web Services
13 38 (9.57%) Marketing
14 37 (9.32%) SQL Server
15 35 (8.82%) Microsoft
16 33 (8.31%) JavaScript
17 32 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 31 (7.81%) Scrum
18 31 (7.81%) Project Management
18 31 (7.81%) Oracle
19 29 (7.30%) J2EE
19 29 (7.30%) EPoS
19 29 (7.30%) Apple iOS
20 28 (7.05%) MVC
20 28 (7.05%) Android
21 27 (6.80%) WebSphere
21 27 (6.80%) .NET

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (6.80%) WebSphere
2 20 (5.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.26%) IIS
4 5 (1.26%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.01%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.76%) JBoss
6 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.50%) Apache
7 2 (0.50%) CMS
7 2 (0.50%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.25%) Node.js
8 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.27%) MS Office
3 7 (1.76%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.01%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.01%) InDesign
4 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) MS Project
6 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (4.79%) SAP CO
1 19 (4.79%) SAP FI
1 19 (4.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (1.76%) Finacle
2 7 (1.76%) FLEXCUBE
2 7 (1.76%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.76%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.50%) Magento
4 2 (0.50%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (2.77%) SaaS
2 10 (2.52%) Google Analytics
3 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.29%) Internet
2 18 (4.53%) LAN
2 18 (4.53%) WAN
3 16 (4.03%) Firewall
4 8 (2.02%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.76%) Wireless
6 6 (1.51%) Network Security
6 6 (1.51%) VLAN
7 5 (1.26%) DNS
8 4 (1.01%) ADSL
8 4 (1.01%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.76%) VPN
10 2 (0.50%) NAS
10 2 (0.50%) SAN
11 1 (0.25%) 802.11
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.25%) RFID
11 1 (0.25%) VoIP
11 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.25%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.27%) DB2
4 8 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (1.51%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.26%) OLAP
7 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.01%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.76%) MySQL
9 3 (0.76%) OLTP
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.50%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (1.76%) JIRA
1 7 (1.76%) Rational Application Developer
2 5 (1.26%) Selenium
2 5 (1.26%) Toad
3 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.50%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.50%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.50%) Xcode
5 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.25%) ERwin
5 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 109 (27.46%) Finance
2 49 (12.34%) Banking
3 44 (11.08%) Manufacturing
4 38 (9.57%) Marketing
5 20 (5.04%) Retail Banking
6 13 (3.27%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.02%) Arabic Language
7 12 (3.02%) Russian Language
8 11 (2.77%) Front Office
9 5 (1.26%) Legal
10 4 (1.01%) Electronics
10 4 (1.01%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.76%) Games
11 3 (0.76%) Publishing
12 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 99 (24.94%) Analyst
2 45 (11.34%) Developer
3 41 (10.33%) Business Analyst
4 38 (9.57%) Consultant
5 31 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 20 (5.04%) Architect
6 20 (5.04%) Test Analyst
7 18 (4.53%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 16 (4.03%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 15 (3.78%) Applications Support
9 15 (3.78%) Development Manager
10 13 (3.27%) E-Commerce Manager
10 13 (3.27%) SAP Analyst
10 13 (3.27%) WebSphere Consultant
11 11 (2.77%) Head of Digital
12 10 (2.52%) Head of Development
12 10 (2.52%) Head of Infrastructure
12 10 (2.52%) Network Engineer
12 10 (2.52%) Retail Business Analyst
12 10 (2.52%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.85%) CSS
2 49 (12.34%) HTML
3 39 (9.82%) Web Services
4 29 (7.30%) J2EE
5 27 (6.80%) .NET
6 22 (5.54%) JSP
7 20 (5.04%) EJB
7 20 (5.04%) Servlets
8 19 (4.79%) XML
9 13 (3.27%) XHTML
10 8 (2.02%) SAP Smart Forms
10 8 (2.02%) Web Dynpro
11 7 (1.76%) Spring
12 6 (1.51%) ASP.NET
12 6 (1.51%) HTML5
13 5 (1.26%) jQuery
13 5 (1.26%) Middleware
13 5 (1.26%) Struts
13 5 (1.26%) WCF
14 4 (1.01%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 60 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.30%) EPoS
3 25 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.04%) Management Information System
5 19 (4.79%) Data Centre
6 16 (4.03%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.53%) User Experience
8 11 (2.77%) FMCG
9 10 (2.52%) Data Structures
9 10 (2.52%) Social Media
10 8 (2.02%) Robotics
11 7 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.51%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.51%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.26%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.26%) iPad
14 4 (1.01%) Data Extraction
14 4 (1.01%) Digital Media
14 4 (1.01%) Statistics
15 3 (0.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 48 (12.09%) Windows
2 44 (11.08%) Linux
3 29 (7.30%) Apple iOS
4 28 (7.05%) Android
5 21 (5.29%) Unix
6 10 (2.52%) Windows Server
7 8 (2.02%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.50%) OpenWrt
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (26.20%) E-Commerce
2 77 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (7.81%) Project Management
4 31 (7.81%) Scrum
5 28 (7.05%) MVC
6 26 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (6.55%) ITIL
6 26 (6.55%) Presales
7 25 (6.30%) CRM
8 24 (6.05%) Change Management
8 24 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (5.29%) Validation
10 20 (5.04%) SDLC
11 19 (4.79%) Service Management
11 19 (4.79%) Systems Analysis
11 19 (4.79%) Waterfall
12 18 (4.53%) UML
13 17 (4.28%) Data Modelling
13 17 (4.28%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 68 (17.13%) Java
2 49 (12.34%) SQL
3 33 (8.31%) JavaScript
4 22 (5.54%) C++
5 21 (5.29%) C
6 17 (4.28%) T-SQL
7 15 (3.78%) PHP
8 10 (2.52%) ABAP
8 10 (2.52%) VB
9 9 (2.27%) C#
9 9 (2.27%) VBA
10 8 (2.02%) Python
10 8 (2.02%) SAPscript
11 7 (1.76%) VBScript
12 6 (1.51%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.51%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.51%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.26%) Perl
14 2 (0.50%) VB6
15 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (10.08%) Degree
2 17 (4.28%) SC Cleared
2 17 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.27%) ISEB
4 12 (3.02%) CCNP
4 12 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.77%) MCDST
5 11 (2.77%) MCP
5 11 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.52%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.02%) CCA
7 8 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.51%) CISSP
9 4 (1.01%) CISM
9 4 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.76%) CCSA
10 3 (0.76%) CCSE
10 3 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (0.76%) ISACA
10 3 (0.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.79%) PCI DSS
1 19 (4.79%) QA
2 5 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.76%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) MISRA
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.01%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.26%) Nessus
3 4 (1.01%) Nmap
4 3 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
5 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (11.34%) SAP
2 35 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 31 (7.81%) Oracle
4 23 (5.79%) IBM
5 16 (4.03%) Cisco
6 11 (2.77%) Google
7 8 (2.02%) HP
8 5 (1.26%) VMware
9 4 (1.01%) Adobe
9 4 (1.01%) JDA
9 4 (1.01%) WSO2
10 3 (0.76%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.76%) LogRhythm
10 3 (0.76%) Maxymiser
10 3 (0.76%) Sourcefire
10 3 (0.76%) Tableau
10 3 (0.76%) Toshiba
11 2 (0.50%) Aruba
11 2 (0.50%) Cognos
11 2 (0.50%) Northgate
Hertfordshire
Louis Hampshire
Salary: Circa £70k plus Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Louis Hampshire
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum plus Bonus, Car and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £23,000 to £33,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus 40%
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 20 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life insurance etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago