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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 14 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 305 223 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.17% 11.05% 10.53%
As % of the General category 31.61% 24.89% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 198 143 191
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £16,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
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
965 896 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.68% 44.40% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 770 686 1059
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -1 116 £48,500 +14.11% 7
Hemel Hempstead +21 44 £80,000 +77.77% 2
Stevenage +4 24 £40,000 - 4
Welwyn Garden City +11 15 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hertford -10 10 £40,000 -42.85%
St Albans - 6 £41,250 -
Cheshunt -5 4 - -
Letchworth -5 2 £41,250 +150.00% 1
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 343 (52.93%) Finance
2 225 (34.72%) E-Commerce
3 155 (23.92%) SQL
4 148 (22.84%) Java
5 133 (20.52%) Oracle
6 124 (19.14%) Degree
7 115 (17.75%) Security Cleared
8 113 (17.44%) Manufacturing
9 112 (17.28%) Microsoft
10 107 (16.51%) JavaScript
11 103 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
12 101 (15.59%) Project Management
13 96 (14.81%) ITIL
13 96 (14.81%) Windows
14 94 (14.51%) Linux
15 89 (13.73%) HTML
16 88 (13.58%) MS Excel
17 85 (13.12%) SC Cleared
18 82 (12.65%) J2EE
19 78 (12.04%) JSP
20 75 (11.57%) CSS
20 75 (11.57%) IBM
21 74 (11.42%) JDBC
21 74 (11.42%) WebSphere
22 72 (11.11%) MS Office
23 70 (10.80%) Back Office
24 67 (10.34%) Telecoms
25 66 (10.19%) Web Services
25 66 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
26 65 (10.03%) UNIX

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 74 (11.42%) WebSphere
2 62 (9.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 46 (7.10%) IIS
4 45 (6.94%) Tomcat
5 40 (6.17%) IBM HTTP Server
6 39 (6.02%) MQSeries
7 23 (3.55%) Lync
8 18 (2.78%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.77%) WordPress
11 5 (0.77%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.62%) Apache
12 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.46%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.31%) Adobe CQ
15 1 (0.15%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 88 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 72 (11.11%) MS Office
3 17 (2.62%) Photoshop
4 15 (2.31%) MS Project
5 14 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (1.70%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.62%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.46%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.46%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (2.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.39%) Finacle
3 9 (1.39%) Temenos T24
4 8 (1.23%) Magento
5 6 (0.93%) Tridion
6 5 (0.77%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (0.77%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.31%) FLEXCUBE
8 2 (0.31%) HFM
8 2 (0.31%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.31%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.15%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.40%) PaaS
2 12 (1.85%) IaaS
3 5 (0.77%) Office 365
3 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.31%) SaaS
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.15%) Responsys
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (8.95%) Internet
2 44 (6.79%) HTTP
3 38 (5.86%) Firewall
4 34 (5.25%) FTP
5 28 (4.32%) LAN
5 28 (4.32%) WAN
6 24 (3.70%) SMS
7 23 (3.55%) DNS
8 19 (2.93%) TCP/IP
8 19 (2.93%) VPN
8 19 (2.93%) DHCP
9 16 (2.47%) MPLS
10 9 (1.39%) Network Security
11 7 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.08%) VLAN
11 7 (1.08%) SSL
12 6 (0.93%) ISDN
12 6 (0.93%) VoIP
12 6 (0.93%) PBX
12 6 (0.93%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (10.03%) SQL Server
2 55 (8.49%) DB2
3 37 (5.71%) MySQL
4 36 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (4.78%) Data Mining
6 20 (3.09%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.62%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (1.70%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.77%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (0.77%) Essbase
12 5 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (0.46%) MS Access
14 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (7.25%) Subversion
2 30 (4.63%) Ant
3 27 (4.17%) Maven
4 26 (4.01%) Eclipse
5 15 (2.31%) Rational Application Developer
6 13 (2.01%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 13 (2.01%) JUnit
7 10 (1.54%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.23%) Git (software)
8 8 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.93%) Log4j
10 5 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.62%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.46%) PROIV
12 3 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.15%) Mockito
14 1 (0.15%) Hudson
General
1 343 (52.93%) Finance
2 113 (17.44%) Manufacturing
3 70 (10.80%) Back Office
4 67 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 49 (7.56%) Banking
6 41 (6.33%) Marketing
7 40 (6.17%) Retail Banking
8 32 (4.94%) German Language
9 14 (2.16%) Law
10 10 (1.54%) Advertising
11 8 (1.23%) French Language
12 6 (0.93%) Games
13 4 (0.62%) Legal
14 3 (0.46%) Publishing
15 1 (0.15%) Local Government
15 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 193 (29.78%) Analyst
2 113 (17.44%) Business Analyst
3 112 (17.28%) Developer
4 64 (9.88%) Project Manager
5 56 (8.64%) Architect
6 55 (8.49%) Consultant
7 48 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 46 (7.10%) Support Analyst
9 37 (5.71%) Junior
10 33 (5.09%) Operations Analyst
11 32 (4.94%) Operations Support Analyst
12 24 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
13 20 (3.09%) Payments Business Analyst
14 19 (2.93%) Junior Analyst
15 18 (2.78%) Senior Developer
16 17 (2.62%) Support Engineer
17 16 (2.47%) IT Architect
17 16 (2.47%) Front-End Developer
18 14 (2.16%) Business Systems Analyst
18 14 (2.16%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (13.73%) HTML
2 82 (12.65%) J2EE
3 78 (12.04%) JSP
4 75 (11.57%) CSS
5 74 (11.42%) JDBC
6 66 (10.19%) Web Services
7 60 (9.26%) XML
8 55 (8.49%) Middleware
8 55 (8.49%) Servlets
9 41 (6.33%) .NET
10 40 (6.17%) Ajax
11 39 (6.02%) XHTML
12 29 (4.48%) XSLT
13 27 (4.17%) jQuery
14 26 (4.01%) Spring
15 25 (3.86%) Hibernate
16 24 (3.70%) EJB
17 21 (3.24%) JSTL
18 18 (2.78%) ASP.NET
18 18 (2.78%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 103 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.63%) Mathematics
3 28 (4.32%) IVR
4 27 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.55%) APACS
5 23 (3.55%) Cryptography
5 23 (3.55%) SWIFT
6 19 (2.93%) EPoS
7 18 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 17 (2.62%) User Experience
8 17 (2.62%) Kindle
9 16 (2.47%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.31%) Computer Science
11 13 (2.01%) FMCG
11 13 (2.01%) Data Conversion
12 10 (1.54%) W3C
12 10 (1.54%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.23%) Open Source
15 7 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (14.81%) Windows
2 94 (14.51%) Linux
3 65 (10.03%) UNIX
4 49 (7.56%) Solaris
5 41 (6.33%) AIX
6 25 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (2.62%) Windows 7
10 15 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (2.16%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.08%) HPUX
13 6 (0.93%) VMS
13 6 (0.93%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.15%) Android
14 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (34.72%) E-Commerce
2 101 (15.59%) Project Management
3 96 (14.81%) ITIL
4 66 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (8.18%) Change Management
6 52 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (7.87%) MVC
8 42 (6.48%) Six Sigma
9 41 (6.33%) PRINCE2
10 36 (5.56%) Business Development
11 34 (5.25%) Web Development
12 33 (5.09%) Benchmarking
12 33 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 33 (5.09%) Time Management
13 31 (4.78%) ETL
14 30 (4.63%) ERP
14 30 (4.63%) Content Management
15 29 (4.48%) Data Management
15 29 (4.48%) Project Planning
16 28 (4.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 155 (23.92%) SQL
2 148 (22.84%) Java
3 107 (16.51%) JavaScript
4 47 (7.25%) C
5 44 (6.79%) C#
6 36 (5.56%) VB
7 33 (5.09%) Perl
7 33 (5.09%) Bash Shell
8 26 (4.01%) T-SQL
9 23 (3.55%) PHP
10 21 (3.24%) VBScript
11 20 (3.09%) VBA
12 15 (2.31%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.85%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.39%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.93%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 124 (19.14%) Degree
2 115 (17.75%) Security Cleared
3 85 (13.12%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (4.01%) CCA
6 21 (3.24%) CCNA
7 11 (1.70%) ISEB
7 11 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.23%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.08%) PMP
9 7 (1.08%) CCNP
9 7 (1.08%) Sun Certification
9 7 (1.08%) OCP
9 7 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.62%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.62%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (0.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 25 (3.86%) PCI DSS
2 23 (3.55%) ISO 8583
3 17 (2.62%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.46%) QA
6 2 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (4.78%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.31%) XenApp
4 12 (1.85%) Terminal Services
4 12 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.70%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.08%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.77%) vSphere
10 3 (0.46%) vCloud
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (0.77%) FortiGate
1 5 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (0.77%) SCCM
2 4 (0.62%) SCOM
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.31%) MOM
4 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.15%) Puppet
5 1 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 133 (20.52%) Oracle
2 112 (17.28%) Microsoft
3 75 (11.57%) IBM
4 42 (6.48%) VMware
5 38 (5.86%) Fujitsu
6 34 (5.25%) Cisco
7 32 (4.94%) CheckPoint
8 24 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 22 (3.40%) HP
10 17 (2.62%) SAP
11 16 (2.47%) ProCurve
12 15 (2.31%) AppSense
12 15 (2.31%) Citrix
13 14 (2.16%) Demandware
14 13 (2.01%) Hyperion
15 11 (1.70%) DataCash
15 11 (1.70%) ATG
16 9 (1.39%) Ogone
16 9 (1.39%) CyberSource
16 9 (1.39%) hybris
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago