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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 28 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 190 304 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.36% 12.27% 13.64%
As % of the General category 22.62% 27.59% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 119 177 240
Average salary £45,750 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.37% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
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
840 1102 1239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.96% 44.47% 47.60%
Number of salaries quoted 635 811 982
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -9 61 £41,250 -6.25% 6
St Albans +3 20 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Hitchin - 19 - -
Hemel Hempstead -28 10 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Welwyn Garden City -16 9 £42,500 +28.78% 2
Hertford +5 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Stevenage -18 6 - -
Letchworth -2 2 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Hoddesdon -7 1 £26,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £45,000 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 157 (35.28%) Finance
2 124 (27.87%) E-Commerce
3 108 (24.27%) Java
4 106 (23.82%) SQL
5 80 (17.98%) Banking
5 80 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (17.75%) Degree
7 66 (14.83%) J2EE
7 66 (14.83%) Oracle
7 66 (14.83%) HTML
8 65 (14.61%) Microsoft
9 62 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
10 61 (13.71%) JavaScript
11 60 (13.48%) IBM
12 57 (12.81%) Windows
13 55 (12.36%) Linux
14 54 (12.13%) UNIX
15 46 (10.34%) SQL Server
15 46 (10.34%) WebSphere
16 45 (10.11%) XML
17 44 (9.89%) DB2
17 44 (9.89%) Waterfall
18 43 (9.66%) CSS
19 42 (9.44%) MVC
20 41 (9.21%) Project Management
21 40 (8.99%) .NET
21 40 (8.99%) FMCG
22 39 (8.76%) ITIL
23 37 (8.31%) MS Excel
23 37 (8.31%) Analytics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 46 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 33 (7.42%) MQSeries
3 25 (5.62%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (4.27%) Tomcat
5 16 (3.60%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.92%) MS Exchange
6 13 (2.92%) IBM HTTP Server
6 13 (2.92%) IIS
7 12 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.25%) Apache Solr
8 10 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.12%) Apache Pig
10 5 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.12%) SAS
11 3 (0.67%) Confluence
12 2 (0.45%) SugarCRM
13 1 (0.22%) Drupal
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.92%) MS Office
3 11 (2.47%) MS Project
4 5 (1.12%) SPSS
4 5 (1.12%) CPLEX
4 5 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (7.42%) Finacle
2 29 (6.52%) Temenos T24
3 16 (3.60%) FLEXCUBE
4 14 (3.15%) SAP FI
4 14 (3.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (3.15%) SAP CO
5 7 (1.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.90%) Unica
7 4 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.67%) Magento
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.67%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.22%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.27%) SaaS
2 12 (2.70%) Office 365
3 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (0.90%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.45%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.52%) HTTP
2 28 (6.29%) Internet
3 15 (3.37%) Firewall
4 14 (3.15%) FTP
5 10 (2.25%) SAN
6 9 (2.02%) VPN
7 7 (1.57%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.57%) SMS
8 6 (1.35%) MPLS
8 6 (1.35%) VLAN
9 5 (1.12%) LAN
9 5 (1.12%) DNS
9 5 (1.12%) NAS
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.90%) Network Security
10 4 (0.90%) Wireless
11 3 (0.67%) OSPF
11 3 (0.67%) ADSL
11 3 (0.67%) WAN
11 3 (0.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.89%) DB2
3 21 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (3.82%) DbVisualizer
6 15 (3.37%) QlikView
7 14 (3.15%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.70%) MySQL
9 10 (2.25%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.80%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.80%) Big Data
12 7 (1.57%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.57%) OLAP
13 6 (1.35%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (3.37%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (3.37%) Subversion
2 14 (3.15%) LoadRunner
3 12 (2.70%) Ant
3 12 (2.70%) Maven
4 11 (2.47%) JUnit
5 10 (2.25%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.25%) Selenium
6 9 (2.02%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.80%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.57%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.35%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.35%) Log4j
10 4 (0.90%) NUnit
10 4 (0.90%) TestDirector
10 4 (0.90%) Rational Application Developer
10 4 (0.90%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.90%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.67%) Gradle
General
1 157 (35.28%) Finance
2 80 (17.98%) Banking
3 35 (7.87%) Retail Banking
4 34 (7.64%) Manufacturing
5 28 (6.29%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.92%) Marketing
7 8 (1.80%) Back Office
8 7 (1.57%) Arabic Language
8 7 (1.57%) Russian Language
9 6 (1.35%) Games
10 5 (1.12%) Law
11 3 (0.67%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 149 (33.48%) Analyst
2 85 (19.10%) Business Analyst
3 55 (12.36%) Developer
4 36 (8.09%) Project Manager
5 32 (7.19%) Architect
6 26 (5.84%) Consultant
7 22 (4.94%) Systems Analyst
8 21 (4.72%) Tester
9 20 (4.49%) Test Analyst
10 19 (4.27%) Head of IT
11 17 (3.82%) Banking Business Analyst
11 17 (3.82%) Technical Manager
11 17 (3.82%) Enterprise Architect
11 17 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (3.82%) SAP Analyst
12 16 (3.60%) Technical Project Manager
13 14 (3.15%) Java Developer
13 14 (3.15%) SAP Business Analyst
14 13 (2.92%) Support Analyst
14 13 (2.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (14.83%) HTML
1 66 (14.83%) J2EE
2 45 (10.11%) XML
3 43 (9.66%) CSS
4 40 (8.99%) .NET
5 32 (7.19%) Middleware
6 24 (5.39%) Ajax
7 20 (4.49%) Web Services
7 20 (4.49%) Servlets
8 18 (4.04%) Flash
9 17 (3.82%) ASP.NET
10 16 (3.60%) JDBC
11 15 (3.37%) JSP
12 14 (3.15%) jQuery
12 14 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (2.70%) EJB
14 10 (2.25%) XHTML
15 8 (1.80%) REST
15 8 (1.80%) SOAP
15 8 (1.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 80 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.99%) FMCG
3 21 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.27%) EPoS
5 18 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.92%) User Experience
7 12 (2.70%) PMI
8 10 (2.25%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.02%) Physics
10 8 (1.80%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.35%) Social Media
11 6 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.35%) Web 2.0
11 6 (1.35%) IVR
12 5 (1.12%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (1.12%) Neural Network
12 5 (1.12%) Economics
12 5 (1.12%) Statistics
12 5 (1.12%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 57 (12.81%) Windows
2 55 (12.36%) Linux
3 54 (12.13%) UNIX
4 20 (4.49%) Solaris
5 13 (2.92%) AIX
6 11 (2.47%) Android
6 11 (2.47%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.35%) HPUX
8 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (27.87%) E-Commerce
2 62 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (9.89%) Waterfall
4 42 (9.44%) MVC
5 41 (9.21%) Project Management
6 39 (8.76%) ITIL
7 37 (8.31%) Analytics
8 36 (8.09%) Use Case
9 33 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (6.74%) Product Management
11 27 (6.07%) UML
12 26 (5.84%) PRINCE2
12 26 (5.84%) Time Management
13 25 (5.62%) Problem Management
13 25 (5.62%) Change Management
14 24 (5.39%) Requirements Analysis
14 24 (5.39%) Software Engineering
14 24 (5.39%) System Testing
15 22 (4.94%) Software Testing
16 20 (4.49%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 108 (24.27%) Java
2 106 (23.82%) SQL
3 61 (13.71%) JavaScript
4 36 (8.09%) C
5 27 (6.07%) C#
5 27 (6.07%) C++
6 14 (3.15%) T-SQL
6 14 (3.15%) Perl
7 13 (2.92%) Bash Shell
8 10 (2.25%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.02%) PHP
10 6 (1.35%) XPath
10 6 (1.35%) Python
10 6 (1.35%) Assembly Language
11 5 (1.12%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.12%) Ruby
11 5 (1.12%) Clojure
11 5 (1.12%) R
12 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (17.75%) Degree
2 25 (5.62%) ISEB
3 21 (4.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (4.49%) ISTQB
5 15 (3.37%) PMI Certification
6 10 (2.25%) PMP
7 8 (1.80%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.80%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.35%) Sun Certification
9 5 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.12%) PhD
10 4 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.67%) CCA
11 3 (0.67%) MCP
11 3 (0.67%) CCNA
12 2 (0.45%) CCIE
12 2 (0.45%) CCNP
12 2 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.45%) IBM Certification
13 1 (0.22%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.84%) SLA
1 26 (5.84%) QA
2 7 (1.57%) Solvency II
3 5 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.67%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (2.02%) Firmware
2 5 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.45%) NFS
4 2 (0.45%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.45%) SRDF
4 2 (0.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (0.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.22%) vSphere
5 1 (0.22%) vCloud
5 1 (0.22%) Samba
5 1 (0.22%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.12%) SCCM
3 4 (0.90%) Puppet
4 3 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.45%) Cacti
5 2 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.45%) MOM
6 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 66 (14.83%) Oracle
2 65 (14.61%) Microsoft
3 60 (13.48%) IBM
4 25 (5.62%) SAP
5 20 (4.49%) VMware
6 19 (4.27%) HP
7 17 (3.82%) Sun
8 14 (3.15%) Cognos
9 12 (2.70%) Citrix
10 11 (2.47%) Cisco
11 8 (1.80%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.35%) Interwoven
13 5 (1.12%) EMC
13 5 (1.12%) Demandware
14 4 (0.90%) Sage
14 4 (0.90%) Symantec
15 3 (0.67%) TIBCO
15 3 (0.67%) Altiris
15 3 (0.67%) Google
15 3 (0.67%) BMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus (£80,000 OTE)+ car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: £ competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Major Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits + car
Posted: 5 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sogeti
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: £ competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago