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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 26 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 210 361 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.68% 14.37% 14.09%
As % of the General category 22.73% 33.52% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 139 225 198
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £95,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
924 1077 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.20% 42.86% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 758 835 742
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 August 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 5 August 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 -17 75 £46,375 -2.36% 11
Welwyn Garden City +6 20 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Hemel Hempstead -28 13 £50,000 -46.66% 4
Hertford +5 6 £67,500 +68.75%
Broxbourne - 5 £47,500 - 1
Hoddesdon - 5 £26,000 - 1
Letchworth -3 4 £36,750 +0.68% 1
Berkhamsted - 4 - -
Cheshunt +5 2 - -
Stevenage -13 2 £40,000 - 1
Hitchin +12 1 - -
Baldock - 1 £52,500 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 108 (27.48%) Finance
2 82 (20.87%) Microsoft
3 77 (19.59%) SQL
3 77 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (18.07%) HTML
4 71 (18.07%) E-Commerce
5 69 (17.56%) JavaScript
6 68 (17.30%) Java
7 64 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (15.27%) Degree
9 58 (14.76%) .NET
10 56 (14.25%) SQL Server
11 53 (13.49%) Project Management
12 51 (12.98%) MS Excel
13 50 (12.72%) ITIL
14 47 (11.96%) Windows
15 45 (11.45%) Oracle
16 43 (10.94%) CSS
17 41 (10.43%) XML
18 38 (9.67%) MVC
18 38 (9.67%) J2EE
19 35 (8.91%) Banking
19 35 (8.91%) FMCG
20 32 (8.14%) C
21 31 (7.89%) WebSphere
22 30 (7.63%) C#
23 29 (7.38%) IBM
23 29 (7.38%) SaaS
23 29 (7.38%) Analytics
24 28 (7.12%) ASP.NET

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 31 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (2.29%) MQSeries
3 9 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.29%) Node.js
4 8 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (1.53%) CMS
6 5 (1.27%) OpenEdge
6 5 (1.27%) SugarCRM
6 5 (1.27%) Lync
6 5 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.51%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.51%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.51%) Confluence
7 2 (0.51%) SAS
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 51 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.05%) MS Project
3 11 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (1.53%) MS Office
6 5 (1.27%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.76%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.76%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.76%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.25%) InDesign
9 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.05%) Finacle
2 9 (2.29%) FLEXCUBE
3 8 (2.04%) Temenos T24
4 7 (1.78%) Unica
5 6 (1.53%) SAP FI
5 6 (1.53%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (1.53%) SAP CO
6 4 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.76%) Magento
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.25%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.38%) SaaS
2 11 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.04%) PaaS
4 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.27%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.27%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.76%) Office 365
7 2 (0.51%) Silverpop
8 1 (0.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.83%) Internet
2 12 (3.05%) Firewall
3 10 (2.54%) LAN
3 10 (2.54%) WAN
4 8 (2.04%) VLAN
5 7 (1.78%) DNS
5 7 (1.78%) DHCP
6 6 (1.53%) VPN
6 6 (1.53%) SAN
7 5 (1.27%) CTI
7 5 (1.27%) VoIP
7 5 (1.27%) MPLS
7 5 (1.27%) PBX
7 5 (1.27%) ISDN
8 4 (1.02%) Wireless
9 3 (0.76%) NAS
9 3 (0.76%) iBeacon
10 2 (0.51%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.51%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.36%) DB2
3 19 (4.83%) DbVisualizer
4 16 (4.07%) Oracle Database
5 14 (3.56%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (3.31%) QlikView
7 11 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.54%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (2.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 9 (2.29%) Data Mart
10 8 (2.04%) Big Data
11 6 (1.53%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.27%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.27%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (5.09%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.58%) Subversion
3 17 (4.33%) Selenium
4 15 (3.82%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.80%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.54%) WebDriver
7 9 (2.29%) HP UFT
7 9 (2.29%) LoadRunner
7 9 (2.29%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.53%) NUnit
9 5 (1.27%) Ant
9 5 (1.27%) JUnit
9 5 (1.27%) Maven
9 5 (1.27%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.02%) Gradle
10 4 (1.02%) Rational Application Developer
10 4 (1.02%) Xcode
11 3 (0.76%) CocoaPods
12 2 (0.51%) TestLink
12 2 (0.51%) Bugzilla
General
1 108 (27.48%) Finance
2 35 (8.91%) Banking
3 25 (6.36%) Manufacturing
4 22 (5.60%) Retail Banking
5 20 (5.09%) Telecoms
6 19 (4.83%) Marketing
7 17 (4.33%) Billing
8 16 (4.07%) Advertising
9 7 (1.78%) Arabic Language
9 7 (1.78%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.76%) Local Government
11 2 (0.51%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
12 1 (0.25%) Legal
12 1 (0.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 106 (26.97%) Analyst
2 51 (12.98%) Developer
3 42 (10.69%) Business Analyst
4 39 (9.92%) Project Manager
5 23 (5.85%) Tester
6 20 (5.09%) Consultant
7 19 (4.83%) Head of IT
8 18 (4.58%) Architect
8 18 (4.58%) Test Analyst
9 17 (4.33%) .NET Developer
10 15 (3.82%) Senior Manager
11 13 (3.31%) Software Developer
11 13 (3.31%) Technical Manager
12 12 (3.05%) Technical Project Manager
12 12 (3.05%) C# Developer
12 12 (3.05%) Senior Project Manager
12 12 (3.05%) Technical Specialist
12 12 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (2.80%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (2.80%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (18.07%) HTML
2 58 (14.76%) .NET
3 43 (10.94%) CSS
4 41 (10.43%) XML
5 38 (9.67%) J2EE
6 28 (7.12%) ASP.NET
7 25 (6.36%) Web Services
8 24 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (4.83%) Flash
10 16 (4.07%) Ajax
11 15 (3.82%) RESTful
12 13 (3.31%) jQuery
13 12 (3.05%) HTML5
13 12 (3.05%) EJB
13 12 (3.05%) JSP
13 12 (3.05%) Servlets
14 11 (2.80%) XHTML
15 10 (2.54%) Gherkin
15 10 (2.54%) AngularJS
16 8 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 77 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.91%) FMCG
3 20 (5.09%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.07%) EPoS
5 16 (4.07%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.82%) User Experience
7 10 (2.54%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.29%) iPhone
8 9 (2.29%) PMI
8 9 (2.29%) iPad
8 9 (2.29%) Data Integration
9 7 (1.78%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.78%) Physics
10 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.02%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.02%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.02%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.96%) Windows
2 28 (7.12%) Linux
3 27 (6.87%) UNIX
4 16 (4.07%) Android
5 15 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.76%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.51%) VMS
11 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (18.07%) E-Commerce
2 64 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (13.49%) Project Management
4 50 (12.72%) ITIL
5 38 (9.67%) MVC
6 29 (7.38%) Analytics
7 26 (6.62%) SDLC
8 22 (5.60%) Change Management
9 21 (5.34%) Document Management
9 21 (5.34%) System Testing
10 20 (5.09%) Time Management
10 20 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (5.09%) PRINCE2
10 20 (5.09%) CRM
11 19 (4.83%) Automated Testing
11 19 (4.83%) TDD
11 19 (4.83%) Line Management
11 19 (4.83%) Coaching
12 18 (4.58%) Migration
12 18 (4.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 77 (19.59%) SQL
2 69 (17.56%) JavaScript
3 68 (17.30%) Java
4 32 (8.14%) C
5 30 (7.63%) C#
6 21 (5.34%) C++
7 15 (3.82%) PHP
8 6 (1.53%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.27%) Ruby
10 4 (1.02%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.02%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.76%) R
11 3 (0.76%) Apple Swift
11 3 (0.76%) Python
12 2 (0.51%) VBA
13 1 (0.25%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.25%) VB
13 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (15.27%) Degree
2 16 (4.07%) PMI Certification
3 14 (3.56%) PMP
4 12 (3.05%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.53%) ISEB
8 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.51%) MCSE
9 2 (0.51%) CCNP
9 2 (0.51%) CISSP
9 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.25%) CCNA
10 1 (0.25%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.25%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.60%) QA
2 18 (4.58%) SLA
3 9 (2.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (3.56%) Active Directory
1 14 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.29%) VMware ESX
3 7 (1.78%) Firmware
4 5 (1.27%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.76%) vSphere
7 2 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.51%) vCloud
8 1 (0.25%) NFS
8 1 (0.25%) XenApp
8 1 (0.25%) SRDF
8 1 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 8 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.27%) Puppet
4 2 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.51%) SCCM
5 1 (0.25%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.25%) vMotion
5 1 (0.25%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.25%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.25%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 82 (20.87%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.45%) Oracle
3 29 (7.38%) IBM
4 22 (5.60%) SAP
5 19 (4.83%) VMware
6 15 (3.82%) Cisco
6 15 (3.82%) HP
7 13 (3.31%) CheckPoint
8 12 (3.05%) Adobe
9 9 (2.29%) Citrix
10 8 (2.04%) McAfee
10 8 (2.04%) Tripwire
11 6 (1.53%) Google
11 6 (1.53%) Cognos
12 4 (1.02%) Sage
13 3 (0.76%) Apple
13 3 (0.76%) Dell
13 3 (0.76%) EMC
13 3 (0.76%) Omniture
13 3 (0.76%) Websense
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £92000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago