The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 70 90 74
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 27 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.45% 1.74% 3.21%
As % of the General category 6.11% 5.26% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 31
Average salary £27,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.17% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
Retail
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
442 342 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.15% 33.08% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 384 302 290
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,946 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Retail
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Retail Salary Trend in Kent

Retail
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in Kent

Retail
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Chatham - 4 £44,500 -
Dartford +5 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 18 (33.96%) Data Protection
2 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
2 12 (22.64%) Banking
3 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
3 11 (20.75%) CSS
4 10 (18.87%) HTML
4 10 (18.87%) Finance
5 9 (16.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (16.98%) InDesign
5 9 (16.98%) Google
5 9 (16.98%) Pay per click
5 9 (16.98%) Adobe
5 9 (16.98%) Photoshop
5 9 (16.98%) Analytics
5 9 (16.98%) User Experience
5 9 (16.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (16.98%) AdWords
6 8 (15.09%) Social Media
6 8 (15.09%) SEO
6 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (13.21%) Marketing
7 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (13.21%) Project Management
8 6 (11.32%) .NET
8 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
8 6 (11.32%) C#
8 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
8 6 (11.32%) Advertising
8 6 (11.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (11.32%) Retail Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
1 5 (9.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 9 (16.98%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (16.98%) InDesign
1 9 (16.98%) Photoshop
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.89%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) AdWords
2 3 (5.66%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (5.66%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Moq
1 3 (5.66%) MSTest
1 3 (5.66%) NUnit
1 3 (5.66%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (3.77%) ERwin
2 2 (3.77%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (3.77%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (22.64%) Banking
2 10 (18.87%) Finance
3 7 (13.21%) Marketing
4 6 (11.32%) Advertising
4 6 (11.32%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Local Government
6 2 (3.77%) Automotive
6 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.89%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.89%) Back Office
7 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Designer
3 9 (16.98%) Digital Designer
4 7 (13.21%) Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) ERP Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) ERP Support
6 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Marketing Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Change Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Change Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.66%) Junior
8 3 (5.66%) Junior Applications Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Project Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) CSS
2 10 (18.87%) HTML
3 6 (11.32%) .NET
4 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (5.66%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (5.66%) Ninject
5 3 (5.66%) Spring.NET
5 3 (5.66%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (5.66%) WCF
5 3 (5.66%) WinForms
5 3 (5.66%) WPF
6 2 (3.77%) XML
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) User Experience
2 8 (15.09%) Social Media
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) EPoS
4 3 (5.66%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) New Media
4 3 (5.66%) Tandem
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Android
2 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Data Protection
2 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
3 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
4 9 (16.98%) Analytics
4 9 (16.98%) Pay per click
5 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.09%) SEO
6 7 (13.21%) Project Management
6 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.43%) ERP
7 5 (9.43%) Logistics
7 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.43%) Time Management
8 4 (7.55%) MVC
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.66%) Kanban
9 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.66%) Scrum
9 3 (5.66%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) C#
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) C++
3 1 (1.89%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.89%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) PHP
3 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) ISEB
2 2 (3.77%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Adobe
1 9 (16.98%) Google
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) Informatica
4 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.77%) Sybase
5 1 (1.89%) Baan
5 1 (1.89%) CODA
5 1 (1.89%) Epicor
5 1 (1.89%) hybris
5 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.89%) MAPICS
5 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.89%) Sage
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
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