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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 15 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 309 280 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.07% 14.97% 10.25%
As % of the General category 30.18% 39.72% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 210 155 196
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,400 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1024 705 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.32% 37.68% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 807 482 1149
Average salary £50,000 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.34% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £60,000 £67,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -1 123 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Welwyn Garden City 0 24 £56,250 +40.62% 3
Hemel Hempstead -1 24 £45,000 - 2
Stevenage -9 19 £41,250 +3.12%
St Albans -22 11 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Hertford -6 9 £60,000 +50.00%
Potters Bar - 8 £47,500 - 1
Cheshunt 0 1 £47,500 +58.33%
Baldock - 1 £27,500 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 280 (45.45%) Finance
2 220 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 150 (24.35%) Java
4 143 (23.21%) SQL
5 128 (20.78%) Oracle
6 114 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
7 109 (17.69%) Banking
8 107 (17.37%) Degree
9 90 (14.61%) Windows
10 89 (14.45%) Linux
10 89 (14.45%) Project Management
11 86 (13.96%) Manufacturing
12 84 (13.64%) UNIX
13 83 (13.47%) J2EE
13 83 (13.47%) Microsoft
14 82 (13.31%) IBM
15 80 (12.99%) JavaScript
16 79 (12.82%) HTML
17 73 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
18 71 (11.53%) ITIL
19 64 (10.39%) CSS
20 63 (10.23%) Middleware
20 63 (10.23%) WebSphere
21 57 (9.25%) MVC
21 57 (9.25%) MS Excel
21 57 (9.25%) DB2
21 57 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
21 57 (9.25%) Retail Banking
22 55 (8.93%) Security Cleared
23 52 (8.44%) XML

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 63 (10.23%) WebSphere
2 48 (7.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 41 (6.66%) Tomcat
4 39 (6.33%) MQSeries
5 33 (5.36%) IIS
6 32 (5.19%) IBM HTTP Server
7 17 (2.76%) SharePoint
7 17 (2.76%) MS Exchange
8 14 (2.27%) Adobe CQ
9 10 (1.62%) Lync
10 9 (1.46%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.81%) CMS
13 5 (0.81%) SAS
13 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.49%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 57 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 47 (7.63%) MS Office
3 18 (2.92%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.46%) MS Project
4 9 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.65%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.49%) SPSS
8 3 (0.49%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 35 (5.68%) Temenos T24
1 35 (5.68%) Finacle
2 14 (2.27%) FLEXCUBE
3 13 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (1.46%) Magento
5 8 (1.30%) SAP MM
6 6 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.81%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.81%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.81%) SiteCatalyst
8 4 (0.65%) HFM
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.49%) SAP Retail
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.32%) SAP SRM
11 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.62%) PaaS
2 6 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.65%) IaaS
4 3 (0.49%) OpenShift
4 3 (0.49%) Office 365
4 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.49%) SaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (8.12%) HTTP
2 47 (7.63%) Internet
3 25 (4.06%) FTP
4 24 (3.90%) Firewall
5 22 (3.57%) VPN
6 20 (3.25%) MPLS
7 19 (3.08%) TCP/IP
8 18 (2.92%) SMS
9 16 (2.60%) DNS
10 14 (2.27%) DHCP
10 14 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (1.79%) LAN
11 11 (1.79%) VPLS
12 9 (1.46%) VLAN
12 9 (1.46%) WAN
13 8 (1.30%) SAN
14 6 (0.97%) ISDN
14 6 (0.97%) VoIP
14 6 (0.97%) PBX
15 5 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (9.25%) DB2
2 45 (7.31%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 31 (5.03%) MySQL
5 21 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 18 (2.92%) Data Mining
7 16 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 14 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.95%) QlikView
10 10 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.30%) OLAP
13 7 (1.14%) Essbase
13 7 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (1.14%) DbVisualizer
14 6 (0.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 6 (0.97%) PerformancePoint
14 6 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (6.01%) Subversion
2 25 (4.06%) Maven
3 23 (3.73%) Ant
4 20 (3.25%) Eclipse
5 18 (2.92%) JUnit
6 15 (2.44%) Rational Application Developer
7 10 (1.62%) Git (software)
8 8 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.30%) Log4j
9 7 (1.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 7 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (0.97%) LoadRunner
11 5 (0.81%) NUnit
11 5 (0.81%) Axure RP
11 5 (0.81%) Selenium
12 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.65%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.65%) SpecFlow
General
1 280 (45.45%) Finance
2 109 (17.69%) Banking
3 86 (13.96%) Manufacturing
4 57 (9.25%) Retail Banking
5 45 (7.31%) Marketing
6 43 (6.98%) Telecoms
7 33 (5.36%) Back Office
8 18 (2.92%) Law
9 14 (2.27%) Games
10 12 (1.95%) German Language
11 7 (1.14%) Legal
12 5 (0.81%) French Language
13 3 (0.49%) Russian Language
13 3 (0.49%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.32%) Advertising
14 2 (0.32%) Publishing
15 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.16%) Billing
15 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 195 (31.66%) Analyst
2 132 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 95 (15.42%) Developer
4 59 (9.58%) Project Manager
5 55 (8.93%) Architect
6 40 (6.49%) Consultant
7 34 (5.52%) Support Analyst
7 34 (5.52%) Java Developer
8 33 (5.36%) Banking Business Analyst
9 25 (4.06%) Operations Analyst
10 24 (3.90%) Operations Support Analyst
11 23 (3.73%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (3.41%) Junior
12 21 (3.41%) Enterprise Architect
13 19 (3.08%) Systems Analyst
13 19 (3.08%) Senior Developer
14 17 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (2.76%) Senior Business Analyst
14 17 (2.76%) Support Manager
14 17 (2.76%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (13.47%) J2EE
2 79 (12.82%) HTML
3 64 (10.39%) CSS
4 63 (10.23%) Middleware
5 52 (8.44%) XML
6 51 (8.28%) Web Services
7 49 (7.95%) JDBC
8 44 (7.14%) JSP
9 39 (6.33%) Servlets
9 39 (6.33%) .NET
10 26 (4.22%) jQuery
11 25 (4.06%) Ajax
12 24 (3.90%) Spring
13 23 (3.73%) Hibernate
14 22 (3.57%) XHTML
14 22 (3.57%) XSLT
15 16 (2.60%) EJB
16 15 (2.44%) Struts
16 15 (2.44%) ASP.NET
16 15 (2.44%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 114 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.03%) Mathematics
3 23 (3.73%) FMCG
4 21 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (3.08%) IVR
6 17 (2.76%) Cryptography
6 17 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.76%) APACS
6 17 (2.76%) SWIFT
7 15 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.27%) EPoS
9 13 (2.11%) Data Integration
9 13 (2.11%) User Experience
10 12 (1.95%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.46%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.30%) Open Source
12 8 (1.30%) Web 2.0
13 6 (0.97%) Handset
13 6 (0.97%) Data Conversion
13 6 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 90 (14.61%) Windows
2 89 (14.45%) Linux
3 84 (13.64%) UNIX
4 43 (6.98%) Solaris
5 32 (5.19%) AIX
6 22 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.30%) HPUX
11 7 (1.14%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.97%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.97%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.97%) Android
12 6 (0.97%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.97%) VMS
13 1 (0.16%) OS/400
13 1 (0.16%) SUSE
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 89 (14.45%) Project Management
3 73 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (11.53%) ITIL
5 57 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
5 57 (9.25%) MVC
6 45 (7.31%) Waterfall
7 38 (6.17%) Time Management
8 35 (5.68%) Requirements Analysis
8 35 (5.68%) SOA
9 34 (5.52%) Project Planning
10 33 (5.36%) Use Case
10 33 (5.36%) Change Management
11 32 (5.19%) ETL
11 32 (5.19%) Content Management
11 32 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (4.87%) ERP
12 30 (4.87%) Product Management
13 29 (4.71%) Problem Management
14 28 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 150 (24.35%) Java
2 143 (23.21%) SQL
3 80 (12.99%) JavaScript
4 45 (7.31%) C#
5 43 (6.98%) C
6 30 (4.87%) Perl
7 27 (4.38%) Bash Shell
8 21 (3.41%) VB
9 20 (3.25%) PL/SQL
10 19 (3.08%) T-SQL
11 14 (2.27%) C++
11 14 (2.27%) PHP
12 10 (1.62%) VBA
13 8 (1.30%) VBScript
13 8 (1.30%) XPath
13 8 (1.30%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.14%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.97%) Assembly Language
16 5 (0.81%) Ruby
17 4 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 107 (17.37%) Degree
2 55 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 51 (8.28%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.41%) ISEB
5 18 (2.92%) CCA
6 17 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (2.44%) Sun Certification
8 13 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (1.79%) CCNP
10 10 (1.62%) ISTQB
11 9 (1.46%) OCP
11 9 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (1.30%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.97%) CCNA
13 6 (0.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.81%) PMP
15 4 (0.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
16 3 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.08%) PCI DSS
2 17 (2.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (2.76%) ISO 8583
3 15 (2.44%) SLA
4 12 (1.95%) QA
5 8 (1.30%) Solvency II
6 7 (1.14%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.95%) Terminal Services
4 8 (1.30%) XenApp
4 8 (1.30%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.14%) Firmware
5 7 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (0.97%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.49%) vCloud
7 3 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.32%) vSphere
9 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.16%) SRDF
9 1 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.16%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.97%) EdgeSight
2 4 (0.65%) MOM
2 4 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.65%) Puppet
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (0.49%) SCCM
4 2 (0.32%) Cacti
4 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 128 (20.78%) Oracle
2 83 (13.47%) Microsoft
3 82 (13.31%) IBM
4 28 (4.55%) SAP
5 26 (4.22%) VMware
6 25 (4.06%) Sun
7 21 (3.41%) Cisco
8 17 (2.76%) HP
9 15 (2.44%) Cognos
10 14 (2.27%) Hyperion
11 13 (2.11%) Informatica
12 11 (1.79%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.79%) Fujitsu
13 10 (1.62%) Remedy
14 9 (1.46%) Citrix
15 8 (1.30%) Interwoven
16 7 (1.14%) Red Hat
16 7 (1.14%) Talend
17 6 (0.97%) hybris
17 6 (0.97%) TIBCO
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Hyphen
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £72000 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, Discounts, MedicalCare
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
2DB
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £ competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £ competitive
Posted: 23 days ago