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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 66 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 33 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.97% 1.93% 0.84%
As % of the General category 8.85% 6.08% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 8
Average salary £40,750 £80,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.06% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,640 £26,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
373 362 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.60% 31.73% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 323 308 333
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Maidstone +6 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Canterbury - 2 £38,750 - 1
Chatham - 2 £32,500 -
Dover 0 1 £52,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £20,000 -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 20 (36.36%) Project Management
2 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
3 16 (29.09%) HTML
3 16 (29.09%) CSS
4 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (25.45%) Marketing
5 14 (25.45%) Finance
6 12 (21.82%) Banking
6 12 (21.82%) User Experience
7 11 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (20.00%) Magento
7 11 (20.00%) C#
7 11 (20.00%) .NET
8 10 (18.18%) Android
8 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 10 (18.18%) Apple iOS
8 10 (18.18%) Mobile App
9 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
9 9 (16.36%) Adobe
9 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (14.55%) SEO
10 8 (14.55%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (14.55%) InDesign
10 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
10 8 (14.55%) Photoshop
10 8 (14.55%) Windows
10 8 (14.55%) Google Analytics
10 8 (14.55%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
10 8 (14.55%) TDD

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (12.73%) CMS
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.82%) SAS
4 1 (1.82%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (14.55%) InDesign
1 8 (14.55%) Photoshop
2 7 (12.73%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Google Analytics
2 4 (7.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) NUnit
2 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.27%) LabVIEW
3 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) NuGet
4 2 (3.64%) MSTest
4 2 (3.64%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.64%) Moq
5 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
1 14 (25.45%) Marketing
2 12 (21.82%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Developer
1 16 (29.09%) Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 13 (23.64%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Web Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Project Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior
8 2 (3.64%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Web Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) HTML
1 16 (29.09%) CSS
2 11 (20.00%) .NET
3 6 (10.91%) WPF
4 4 (7.27%) jQuery
4 4 (7.27%) Ajax
4 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.27%) HTML5
4 4 (7.27%) CSS3
5 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.45%) Xamarin.iOS
5 3 (5.45%) StructureMap
5 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.64%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (3.64%) WCF
6 2 (3.64%) Spring.NET
6 2 (3.64%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (3.64%) Ninject
6 2 (3.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) User Experience
2 10 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (7.27%) N-Tier
4 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.27%) New Media
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Social Media
6 2 (3.64%) Tandem
7 1 (1.82%) Statistics
7 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.82%) DTV
7 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Android
1 10 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 8 (14.55%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.27%) Mac OS
4 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Project Management
2 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
3 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.55%) SEO
7 8 (14.55%) TDD
7 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
7 8 (14.55%) Pay per click
7 8 (14.55%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (14.55%) Analytics
8 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.73%) Migration
8 7 (12.73%) MVC
9 6 (10.91%) MVVM
10 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (7.27%) Online Marketing
10 4 (7.27%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) C#
2 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.82%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Adobe
2 8 (14.55%) Google
3 4 (7.27%) Citrix
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) Xamarin
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Alterian
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago