The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 11 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 355 324 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.25% 15.30% 10.23%
As % of the General category 32.90% 33.47% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 216 217 187
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £69,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,843 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -2.57%
General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1079 968 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.32% 45.70% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 836 709 893
Average salary £47,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -2 138 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Hemel Hempstead +23 50 £93,750 +137.34% 1
Stevenage 0 29 £40,000 -
Hertford -7 17 £40,000 -33.33%
Welwyn Garden City -9 13 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Letchworth +6 11 £36,500 +121.21% 1
St Albans +9 8 £39,500 -
Cheshunt -5 7 - -
Hitchin -4 1 £16,500 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 342 (51.66%) Finance
2 203 (30.66%) E-Commerce
3 172 (25.98%) SQL
4 142 (21.45%) Java
5 131 (19.79%) Oracle
6 127 (19.18%) Security Cleared
7 123 (18.58%) Degree
8 110 (16.62%) JavaScript
9 104 (15.71%) Microsoft
10 99 (14.95%) Manufacturing
11 97 (14.65%) Project Management
11 97 (14.65%) ITIL
12 91 (13.75%) Linux
12 91 (13.75%) HTML
13 86 (12.99%) MS Office
13 86 (12.99%) Windows
14 80 (12.08%) Telecoms
15 79 (11.93%) J2EE
15 79 (11.93%) SC Cleared
16 77 (11.63%) MS Excel
17 75 (11.33%) CSS
18 74 (11.18%) JDBC
19 73 (11.03%) JSP
20 72 (10.88%) Web Services
20 72 (10.88%) IBM
21 70 (10.57%) WebSphere
22 68 (10.27%) Back Office
23 64 (9.67%) SQL Server
24 59 (8.91%) WebSphere Application Server
25 58 (8.76%) PRINCE2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 70 (10.57%) WebSphere
2 59 (8.91%) WebSphere Application Server
3 49 (7.40%) IIS
4 45 (6.80%) Tomcat
5 43 (6.50%) MQSeries
6 38 (5.74%) IBM HTTP Server
7 21 (3.17%) Lync
8 8 (1.21%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.21%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.76%) WordPress
11 4 (0.60%) CMS
11 4 (0.60%) Apache
11 4 (0.60%) SAS
12 2 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.30%) Drupal
12 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 86 (12.99%) MS Office
2 77 (11.63%) MS Excel
3 31 (4.68%) MS Project
4 24 (3.63%) Photoshop
5 14 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 14 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.91%) Acrobat
8 6 (0.91%) QuarkXPress
9 3 (0.45%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.30%) Windchill
11 1 (0.15%) InDesign
11 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.21%) Magento
3 7 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.91%) Tridion
5 5 (0.76%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.45%) SiteCatalyst
6 3 (0.45%) Finacle
6 3 (0.45%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.30%) HFM
7 2 (0.30%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.15%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.02%) PaaS
2 12 (1.81%) IaaS
3 5 (0.76%) Office 365
4 4 (0.60%) Responsys
4 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.30%) SaaS
5 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.31%) Internet
2 44 (6.65%) HTTP
3 38 (5.74%) FTP
4 33 (4.98%) Firewall
5 28 (4.23%) SMS
6 26 (3.93%) LAN
6 26 (3.93%) WAN
7 18 (2.72%) DNS
8 13 (1.96%) VPN
9 12 (1.81%) DHCP
10 9 (1.36%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.36%) Network Security
10 9 (1.36%) MPLS
11 8 (1.21%) SSL
11 8 (1.21%) Junos
12 5 (0.76%) NFC
12 5 (0.76%) VLAN
13 4 (0.60%) ISDN
13 4 (0.60%) PBX
13 4 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 51 (7.70%) DB2
3 32 (4.83%) MySQL
4 26 (3.93%) Data Mining
5 24 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (2.87%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.11%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.51%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.76%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (0.76%) Essbase
11 5 (0.76%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.45%) MS Access
14 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (5.59%) Subversion
2 31 (4.68%) Eclipse
3 29 (4.38%) Ant
4 28 (4.23%) Maven
5 13 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.96%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.51%) JUnit
6 10 (1.51%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 8 (1.21%) Rational Application Developer
8 6 (0.91%) Axure RP
8 6 (0.91%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.91%) Log4j
9 5 (0.76%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.60%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
13 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
13 1 (0.15%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 342 (51.66%) Finance
2 99 (14.95%) Manufacturing
3 80 (12.08%) Telecoms
4 68 (10.27%) Back Office
5 42 (6.34%) Marketing
6 38 (5.74%) Banking
7 34 (5.14%) Retail Banking
8 30 (4.53%) German Language
9 13 (1.96%) Advertising
10 8 (1.21%) Games
10 8 (1.21%) French Language
11 6 (0.91%) Law
12 3 (0.45%) Legal
13 2 (0.30%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 195 (29.46%) Analyst
2 109 (16.47%) Business Analyst
3 108 (16.31%) Developer
4 63 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 54 (8.16%) Architect
6 46 (6.95%) Consultant
7 45 (6.80%) Java Developer
8 43 (6.50%) Support Analyst
9 41 (6.19%) Junior
10 37 (5.59%) Operations Analyst
11 36 (5.44%) Operations Support Analyst
12 30 (4.53%) Junior Analyst
13 21 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
14 19 (2.87%) Support Engineer
14 19 (2.87%) IT Project Manager
15 18 (2.72%) Senior Manager
15 18 (2.72%) Payments Business Analyst
16 17 (2.57%) Junior Support Analyst
16 17 (2.57%) Senior Developer
17 16 (2.42%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (13.75%) HTML
2 79 (11.93%) J2EE
3 75 (11.33%) CSS
4 74 (11.18%) JDBC
5 73 (11.03%) JSP
6 72 (10.88%) Web Services
7 55 (8.31%) .NET
8 53 (8.01%) XML
9 52 (7.85%) Middleware
10 50 (7.55%) Servlets
11 42 (6.34%) Ajax
12 36 (5.44%) XHTML
13 33 (4.98%) jQuery
14 27 (4.08%) XSLT
15 24 (3.63%) Hibernate
15 24 (3.63%) Spring
16 20 (3.02%) EJB
17 18 (2.72%) Struts
17 18 (2.72%) JSTL
18 16 (2.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.98%) Management Information System
2 29 (4.38%) IVR
3 26 (3.93%) Kindle
4 25 (3.78%) Mathematics
5 24 (3.63%) APACS
5 24 (3.63%) SWIFT
5 24 (3.63%) Cryptography
6 23 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 22 (3.32%) EPoS
8 18 (2.72%) Visualisation
9 13 (1.96%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.66%) FMCG
11 10 (1.51%) Social Media
11 10 (1.51%) Data Conversion
11 10 (1.51%) W3C
12 9 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
13 8 (1.21%) Open Source
14 7 (1.06%) Firmware
14 7 (1.06%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 91 (13.75%) Linux
2 86 (12.99%) Windows
3 53 (8.01%) UNIX
4 46 (6.95%) Solaris
5 43 (6.50%) AIX
6 17 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (2.27%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.96%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.06%) HPUX
10 7 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.30%) Android
11 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (30.66%) E-Commerce
2 97 (14.65%) ITIL
2 97 (14.65%) Project Management
3 58 (8.76%) Change Management
3 58 (8.76%) PRINCE2
4 47 (7.10%) Six Sigma
5 46 (6.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (6.65%) MVC
7 42 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (5.44%) Web Development
9 35 (5.29%) Business Development
10 34 (5.14%) Project Planning
11 32 (4.83%) Problem Management
12 31 (4.68%) Benchmarking
12 31 (4.68%) Business Analysis
13 30 (4.53%) Software Engineering
14 28 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (4.23%) CRM
15 27 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (3.93%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 172 (25.98%) SQL
2 142 (21.45%) Java
3 110 (16.62%) JavaScript
4 41 (6.19%) C
5 39 (5.89%) C#
6 31 (4.68%) T-SQL
6 31 (4.68%) Bash Shell
7 30 (4.53%) Perl
8 25 (3.78%) VB
9 24 (3.63%) PHP
10 21 (3.17%) VBA
11 17 (2.57%) VBScript
12 14 (2.11%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.36%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.36%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.91%) XPath
14 6 (0.91%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.76%) Embedded C
15 5 (0.76%) Embedded C++
15 5 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 127 (19.18%) Security Cleared
2 123 (18.58%) Degree
3 79 (11.93%) SC Cleared
4 30 (4.53%) CCA
5 24 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (3.47%) CCNA
7 16 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.06%) ISEB
10 7 (1.06%) CISSP
11 6 (0.91%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.76%) PMP
12 5 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (0.76%) CCEE
12 5 (0.76%) CCIA
13 4 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 4 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 4 (0.60%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.14%) ISO 9001
2 26 (3.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 26 (3.93%) PCI DSS
3 24 (3.63%) ISO 8583
4 15 (2.27%) SLA
5 6 (0.91%) QA
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (2.11%) XenApp
5 12 (1.81%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.21%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.06%) vSphere
8 5 (0.76%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.76%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (1.21%) SCCM
2 6 (0.91%) SCOM
3 5 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.76%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 131 (19.79%) Oracle
2 104 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 72 (10.88%) IBM
4 58 (8.76%) Fujitsu
5 38 (5.74%) VMware
6 31 (4.68%) CheckPoint
7 30 (4.53%) Cisco
8 25 (3.78%) Red Hat
9 22 (3.32%) HP
10 18 (2.72%) SAP
10 18 (2.72%) Demandware
11 16 (2.42%) ProCurve
12 14 (2.11%) Citrix
12 14 (2.11%) AppSense
12 14 (2.11%) ATG
13 13 (1.96%) DataCash
14 11 (1.66%) Ogone
14 11 (1.66%) CyberSource
14 11 (1.66%) Adobe
15 10 (1.51%) Business Objects
Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £23k - 28k per year + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, United Kingdom
EMIS
Salary: Up to £20,000
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago