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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 11 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 324 228 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.83% 11.26% 10.67%
As % of the General category 32.53% 25.50% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 203 137 198
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £24,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £70,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -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
996 894 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.53% 44.17% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 778 677 1002
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 2 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 2 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 -3 123 £47,750 +12.35% 5
Hemel Hempstead +21 44 £80,000 +77.77% 8
Stevenage +5 25 £35,000 - 3
Welwyn Garden City +4 15 £47,500 -7.31%
Hertford -6 12 £40,000 -42.85%
St Albans - 8 £41,250 - 1
Letchworth +3 6 £38,250 +131.81% 1
Cheshunt -5 6 - -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 342 (53.11%) Finance
2 217 (33.70%) E-Commerce
3 152 (23.60%) SQL
4 144 (22.36%) Java
5 133 (20.65%) Oracle
6 127 (19.72%) Degree
7 118 (18.32%) Security Cleared
8 109 (16.93%) Manufacturing
9 108 (16.77%) Microsoft
10 107 (16.61%) JavaScript
11 99 (15.37%) Project Management
12 96 (14.91%) Windows
13 95 (14.75%) ITIL
13 95 (14.75%) Linux
14 86 (13.35%) HTML
15 84 (13.04%) MS Excel
16 83 (12.89%) SC Cleared
17 82 (12.73%) J2EE
18 79 (12.27%) JSP
19 78 (12.11%) MS Office
20 75 (11.65%) JDBC
21 74 (11.49%) IBM
22 73 (11.34%) CSS
22 73 (11.34%) WebSphere
23 71 (11.02%) Telecoms
24 70 (10.87%) Back Office
25 65 (10.09%) Web Services
26 64 (9.94%) SQL Server
27 61 (9.47%) WebSphere Application Server
28 59 (9.16%) UNIX

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 73 (11.34%) WebSphere
2 61 (9.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 47 (7.30%) IIS
3 47 (7.30%) Tomcat
4 41 (6.37%) IBM HTTP Server
5 40 (6.21%) MQSeries
6 23 (3.57%) Lync
7 16 (2.48%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.93%) WordPress
10 6 (0.93%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.62%) Apache
11 4 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.47%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.16%) CMS
14 1 (0.16%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 84 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 78 (12.11%) MS Office
3 20 (3.11%) Photoshop
4 18 (2.80%) MS Project
5 13 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (1.86%) MS Visio
7 9 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.62%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.62%) QuarkXPress
9 4 (0.62%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.24%) Magento
4 7 (1.09%) Temenos T24
4 7 (1.09%) Finacle
5 6 (0.93%) Tridion
6 5 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.62%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.31%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.31%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.31%) HFM
9 1 (0.16%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.16%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.42%) PaaS
2 12 (1.86%) IaaS
3 5 (0.78%) Office 365
3 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.31%) SaaS
4 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.31%) Responsys
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 57 (8.85%) Internet
2 47 (7.30%) HTTP
3 36 (5.59%) Firewall
4 35 (5.43%) FTP
5 28 (4.35%) LAN
5 28 (4.35%) WAN
6 26 (4.04%) SMS
7 23 (3.57%) DNS
8 19 (2.95%) DHCP
9 17 (2.64%) TCP/IP
9 17 (2.64%) VPN
10 14 (2.17%) MPLS
11 9 (1.40%) Network Security
12 7 (1.09%) VLAN
12 7 (1.09%) SSL
13 6 (0.93%) ISDN
13 6 (0.93%) VoIP
13 6 (0.93%) PBX
13 6 (0.93%) Junos
14 5 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 54 (8.39%) DB2
3 36 (5.59%) MySQL
4 32 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (4.66%) Data Mining
6 21 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.64%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.78%) Essbase
13 5 (0.78%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.47%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.47%) MS Access
15 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (7.30%) Subversion
2 30 (4.66%) Ant
2 30 (4.66%) Eclipse
3 28 (4.35%) Maven
4 13 (2.02%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 13 (2.02%) JUnit
4 13 (2.02%) Rational Application Developer
5 9 (1.40%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.24%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.93%) Log4j
9 5 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.62%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.31%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.31%) PROIV
13 1 (0.16%) Mockito
13 1 (0.16%) Hudson
General
1 342 (53.11%) Finance
2 109 (16.93%) Manufacturing
3 71 (11.02%) Telecoms
4 70 (10.87%) Back Office
5 46 (7.14%) Banking
6 42 (6.52%) Marketing
7 39 (6.06%) Retail Banking
8 32 (4.97%) German Language
9 11 (1.71%) Advertising
10 9 (1.40%) Law
11 8 (1.24%) French Language
12 6 (0.93%) Games
13 4 (0.62%) Legal
14 3 (0.47%) Publishing
15 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 197 (30.59%) Analyst
2 115 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 110 (17.08%) Developer
4 60 (9.32%) Project Manager
5 55 (8.54%) Architect
5 55 (8.54%) Consultant
6 48 (7.45%) Java Developer
7 47 (7.30%) Support Analyst
8 39 (6.06%) Junior
9 34 (5.28%) Operations Analyst
10 33 (5.12%) Operations Support Analyst
11 23 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
11 23 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
12 20 (3.11%) Payments Business Analyst
13 17 (2.64%) Senior Developer
13 17 (2.64%) Support Engineer
14 16 (2.48%) IT Architect
15 15 (2.33%) IT Project Manager
15 15 (2.33%) Junior Support Analyst
15 15 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (13.35%) HTML
2 82 (12.73%) J2EE
3 79 (12.27%) JSP
4 75 (11.65%) JDBC
5 73 (11.34%) CSS
6 65 (10.09%) Web Services
7 58 (9.01%) XML
8 55 (8.54%) Servlets
9 53 (8.23%) Middleware
10 40 (6.21%) Ajax
11 39 (6.06%) XHTML
11 39 (6.06%) .NET
12 29 (4.50%) XSLT
13 26 (4.04%) Spring
14 25 (3.88%) Hibernate
14 25 (3.88%) jQuery
15 22 (3.42%) EJB
16 21 (3.26%) JSTL
17 19 (2.95%) Struts
18 13 (2.02%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.66%) Mathematics
2 29 (4.50%) IVR
3 27 (4.19%) Management Information System
4 24 (3.73%) Cryptography
4 24 (3.73%) APACS
4 24 (3.73%) SWIFT
5 21 (3.26%) Kindle
6 18 (2.80%) EPoS
6 18 (2.80%) Visualisation
7 17 (2.64%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.64%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.17%) FMCG
9 12 (1.86%) Data Conversion
10 10 (1.55%) W3C
11 8 (1.24%) Open Source
11 8 (1.24%) Social Media
11 8 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.09%) Data Integration
12 7 (1.09%) Firmware
13 6 (0.93%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 96 (14.91%) Windows
2 95 (14.75%) Linux
3 59 (9.16%) UNIX
4 50 (7.76%) Solaris
5 43 (6.68%) AIX
6 25 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (2.80%) Windows 7
10 15 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (2.17%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.09%) HPUX
13 6 (0.93%) VMS
13 6 (0.93%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.31%) Android
14 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (33.70%) E-Commerce
2 99 (15.37%) Project Management
3 95 (14.75%) ITIL
4 53 (8.23%) Change Management
5 47 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (6.99%) MVC
7 44 (6.83%) Six Sigma
8 41 (6.37%) PRINCE2
9 36 (5.59%) Business Development
10 35 (5.43%) Web Development
11 33 (5.12%) Benchmarking
12 31 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (4.66%) CRM
13 30 (4.66%) Project Planning
13 30 (4.66%) Time Management
14 29 (4.50%) ERP
14 29 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (4.50%) Content Management
15 28 (4.35%) Information Security
15 28 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 152 (23.60%) SQL
2 144 (22.36%) Java
3 107 (16.61%) JavaScript
4 47 (7.30%) C
5 38 (5.90%) C#
6 35 (5.43%) VB
7 32 (4.97%) Bash Shell
7 32 (4.97%) Perl
8 25 (3.88%) PHP
8 25 (3.88%) T-SQL
9 21 (3.26%) VBScript
10 19 (2.95%) VBA
11 15 (2.33%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.55%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.93%) XPath
14 6 (0.93%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.16%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.16%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 127 (19.72%) Degree
2 118 (18.32%) Security Cleared
3 83 (12.89%) SC Cleared
4 28 (4.35%) CCA
5 25 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (3.26%) CCNA
7 12 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.24%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.24%) ISEB
9 7 (1.09%) PMP
9 7 (1.09%) Sun Certification
9 7 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.78%) CCNP
11 4 (0.62%) OCP
11 4 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.62%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.47%) CCEE
12 3 (0.47%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 26 (4.04%) PCI DSS
2 24 (3.73%) ISO 8583
3 22 (3.42%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.47%) SLA
5 3 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 37 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.48%) XenApp
4 12 (1.86%) XenDesktop
4 12 (1.86%) Terminal Services
4 12 (1.86%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (1.09%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.78%) vSphere
9 3 (0.47%) vCloud
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (0.78%) SCCM
1 5 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (0.78%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.62%) SCOM
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.16%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.16%) MOM
4 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 133 (20.65%) Oracle
2 108 (16.77%) Microsoft
3 74 (11.49%) IBM
4 43 (6.68%) Fujitsu
5 41 (6.37%) VMware
6 32 (4.97%) CheckPoint
6 32 (4.97%) Cisco
7 26 (4.04%) Red Hat
8 22 (3.42%) HP
9 17 (2.64%) SAP
10 16 (2.48%) Citrix
10 16 (2.48%) AppSense
10 16 (2.48%) ProCurve
10 16 (2.48%) Demandware
11 13 (2.02%) DataCash
12 12 (1.86%) ATG
12 12 (1.86%) Hyperion
13 11 (1.71%) Ogone
13 11 (1.71%) CyberSource
14 9 (1.40%) Adobe
Hertfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage Herts Hitchin Letchworth
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £34 - £38 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday, Life Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance (£6.5K) + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance (£6.5K) + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago