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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 27 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 168 239 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.81% 11.95% 17.09%
As % of the General category 19.44% 27.76% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 143 146 183
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £82,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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
864 861 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.15% 43.05% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 745 646 565
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
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 5 February 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 5 February 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 -2 70 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Hemel Hempstead +1 25 £53,100 +121.25% 2
Hertford +2 12 £32,500 -50.00%
Letchworth -1 6 £58,750 +75.37% 2
Hitchin +11 5 - -
Welwyn Garden City +3 5 £58,750 +11.90% 2
St Albans -12 5 £25,000 -21.87% 1
Stevenage -5 1 £62,500 +47.05%
Welwyn - 1 - - 1
Harpenden - 1 £22,500 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £25,000 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 80 (22.99%) Finance
2 79 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (17.53%) E-Commerce
3 61 (17.53%) Banking
4 58 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (16.67%) Degree
5 47 (13.51%) SQL
6 46 (13.22%) Windows
7 43 (12.36%) Java
8 41 (11.78%) CSS
9 40 (11.49%) Microsoft
10 39 (11.21%) HTML
11 37 (10.63%) SQL Server
12 34 (9.77%) SAP
12 34 (9.77%) .NET
13 33 (9.48%) Linux
13 33 (9.48%) Manufacturing
14 31 (8.91%) Project Management
15 30 (8.62%) ITIL
15 30 (8.62%) Computer Science
15 30 (8.62%) Retail Banking
16 28 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (7.76%) Android
18 26 (7.47%) Web Services
18 26 (7.47%) Apple iOS
19 25 (7.18%) Presales
19 25 (7.18%) MVC
20 24 (6.90%) XML
20 24 (6.90%) Oracle
20 24 (6.90%) Cisco

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 16 (4.60%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (2.30%) Node.js
4 4 (1.15%) JBoss
4 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.57%) CMS
5 2 (0.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.29%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.29%) SAS
6 1 (0.29%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 22 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.59%) MS Office
3 6 (1.72%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.15%) Fireworks
5 4 (1.15%) InDesign
5 4 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.86%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.29%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.29%) MS Project
7 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.45%) Finacle
1 12 (3.45%) FLEXCUBE
1 12 (3.45%) Temenos T24
2 8 (2.30%) Oracle Retail
2 8 (2.30%) SAP CO
2 8 (2.30%) SAP FI
2 8 (2.30%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
4 1 (0.29%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.01%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.57%) Office 365
4 2 (0.57%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.32%) LAN
2 19 (5.46%) Firewall
3 17 (4.89%) WAN
4 13 (3.74%) Wireless
5 12 (3.45%) DNS
6 11 (3.16%) Internet
7 10 (2.87%) VPN
8 9 (2.59%) SAN
8 9 (2.59%) Wireshark
9 8 (2.30%) DHCP
10 7 (2.01%) MPLS
11 6 (1.72%) VLAN
12 5 (1.44%) 3G
12 5 (1.44%) ADSL
12 5 (1.44%) BIG-IP
12 5 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (1.44%) Network Security
12 5 (1.44%) TCP/IP
12 5 (1.44%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.59%) OLAP
3 8 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (2.01%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.15%) DB2
6 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.15%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.15%) QlikView
6 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.86%) MySQL
7 3 (0.86%) OLTP
7 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.86%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (2.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.01%) JIRA
2 7 (2.01%) Selenium
3 5 (1.44%) ERwin
3 5 (1.44%) Toad
4 4 (1.15%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (0.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.57%) JUnit
5 2 (0.57%) NUnit
5 2 (0.57%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (22.99%) Finance
2 61 (17.53%) Banking
3 33 (9.48%) Manufacturing
4 30 (8.62%) Retail Banking
5 18 (5.17%) Arabic Language
5 18 (5.17%) Russian Language
6 17 (4.89%) Marketing
7 15 (4.31%) Telecoms
8 13 (3.74%) Legal
9 10 (2.87%) Games
10 4 (1.15%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.86%) Advertising
12 2 (0.57%) Billing
13 1 (0.29%) Back Office
13 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.29%) Front Office
13 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (29.31%) Analyst
2 46 (13.22%) Business Analyst
3 42 (12.07%) Developer
4 27 (7.76%) Architect
5 18 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (5.17%) Test Analyst
6 17 (4.89%) Project Manager
7 16 (4.60%) Technical Specialist
8 15 (4.31%) Applications Support
8 15 (4.31%) Banking Analyst
8 15 (4.31%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 15 (4.31%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 14 (4.02%) Network Engineer
9 14 (4.02%) Senior Business Analyst
10 12 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
11 11 (3.16%) IT Manager
11 11 (3.16%) Programme Manager
11 11 (3.16%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
12 10 (2.87%) ABAP Developer
12 10 (2.87%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (11.78%) CSS
2 39 (11.21%) HTML
3 34 (9.77%) .NET
4 26 (7.47%) Web Services
5 24 (6.90%) XML
6 16 (4.60%) J2EE
7 14 (4.02%) JSP
8 12 (3.45%) EJB
9 11 (3.16%) Servlets
9 11 (3.16%) WCF
10 10 (2.87%) ASP.NET
11 9 (2.59%) Middleware
12 8 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (2.30%) SAP Smart Forms
12 8 (2.30%) Web Dynpro
12 8 (2.30%) XHTML
13 6 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 6 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (1.72%) RESTful
14 4 (1.15%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 79 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.32%) EPoS
4 13 (3.74%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.16%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.87%) FMCG
8 8 (2.30%) User Experience
9 7 (2.01%) Social Media
10 5 (1.44%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.15%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.15%) Smart Meter
11 4 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.86%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.86%) Physics
12 3 (0.86%) Smart Energy
12 3 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (13.22%) Windows
2 33 (9.48%) Linux
3 27 (7.76%) Android
4 26 (7.47%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.87%) Unix
6 8 (2.30%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (17.53%) E-Commerce
2 58 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (8.91%) Project Management
4 30 (8.62%) ITIL
5 28 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (7.18%) MVC
6 25 (7.18%) Presales
7 24 (6.90%) Analytics
8 22 (6.32%) Product Management
9 21 (6.03%) Change Management
10 19 (5.46%) Document Management
10 19 (5.46%) Waterfall
11 18 (5.17%) CRM
12 17 (4.89%) Line Management
12 17 (4.89%) SDLC
12 17 (4.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (4.89%) UML
12 17 (4.89%) Validation
13 16 (4.60%) Data Modelling
13 16 (4.60%) OO
Programming Languages
1 47 (13.51%) SQL
2 43 (12.36%) Java
3 21 (6.03%) C++
3 21 (6.03%) PHP
4 20 (5.75%) JavaScript
5 19 (5.46%) C#
6 18 (5.17%) C
7 10 (2.87%) ABAP
8 9 (2.59%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.30%) SAPscript
10 7 (2.01%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.01%) Python
10 7 (2.01%) Ruby
11 3 (0.86%) Perl
11 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.86%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.57%) VB
12 2 (0.57%) VB6
12 2 (0.57%) VBA
12 2 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (16.67%) Degree
2 17 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (3.74%) CCNP
3 13 (3.74%) ISEB
3 13 (3.74%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.30%) CCA
6 5 (1.44%) CISSP
7 4 (1.15%) CCNA
7 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.15%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.86%) CCSA
8 3 (0.86%) CCSE
8 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.57%) CISM
9 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.57%) MCP
9 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.57%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.75%) QA
2 12 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.30%) SLA
4 4 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.57%) XenApp
4 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.44%) Cacti
1 5 (1.44%) Nessus
2 4 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.15%) Nmap
3 3 (0.86%) WSUS
4 2 (0.57%) Puppet
4 2 (0.57%) SCCM
5 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.29%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.29%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.77%) SAP
3 24 (6.90%) Cisco
3 24 (6.90%) Oracle
4 17 (4.89%) IBM
5 10 (2.87%) CheckPoint
6 9 (2.59%) Google
7 6 (1.72%) Juniper
8 5 (1.44%) Adobe
8 5 (1.44%) Cognos
8 5 (1.44%) Crossbeam
8 5 (1.44%) F5
8 5 (1.44%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.44%) VMware
9 4 (1.15%) Avaya
9 4 (1.15%) Remedy
10 3 (0.86%) HP
10 3 (0.86%) LogRhythm
10 3 (0.86%) Sourcefire
10 3 (0.86%) Twitter
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + attractive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £53,000 to £59,000 per annum 53K basic + 6K commission + 12% pens
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Function 22
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Pension, Healthcare, Share Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Churchill Frank International
Posted: 17 days ago
Easy from North London, North West Middx, South...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Circa £35k - could be more according to experience ts
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Mothercare
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago