The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 57 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.57% 0.66% 3.68%
As % of the General category 2.67% 2.63% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
General Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
75 76 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.31% 25.25% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 55 71 111
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Retail
Suffolk

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Retail
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Ipswich region.

Retail Salary Trend in Ipswich

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 7 (58.33%) WPF
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (58.33%) Kanban
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) WinForms
2 7 (58.33%) Tandem
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) NUnit
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (58.33%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (58.33%) MSTest
2 7 (58.33%) MVVM
2 7 (58.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (58.33%) Moq
2 7 (58.33%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (58.33%) Ninject
2 7 (58.33%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (58.33%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (58.33%) Spring.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Force.com

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) DataStage
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) NUnit
1 7 (58.33%) MSTest
1 7 (58.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (58.33%) Moq
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) DataStage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 7 (58.33%) WPF
2 7 (58.33%) WinForms
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (58.33%) Ninject
2 7 (58.33%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (58.33%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (58.33%) Spring.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 3 (25.00%) Mason
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Tandem
1 7 (58.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (58.33%) Kanban
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
1 7 (58.33%) Dependency Injection
1 7 (58.33%) MVVM
1 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Netezza