The first 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 28 July 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 84 75 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 19 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.69% 1.63% 2.66%
As % of the General category 5.31% 4.47% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 22
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
358 380 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.91% 36.36% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 290 299 277
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
South East

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Maidstone - 3 £40,000 -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 29 (53.70%) E-Commerce
2 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (35.19%) Logistics
3 18 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
4 17 (31.48%) Supplier Management
4 17 (31.48%) Matrix Management
5 15 (27.78%) SQL
5 15 (27.78%) Google Analytics
5 15 (27.78%) Google
5 15 (27.78%) Analytics
6 13 (24.07%) .NET
7 12 (22.22%) MVC
8 11 (20.37%) C#
8 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
10 9 (16.67%) HTML
10 9 (16.67%) CSS
10 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 9 (16.67%) HTML5
10 9 (16.67%) hybris
10 9 (16.67%) CSS3
10 9 (16.67%) Marketing
10 9 (16.67%) Web Development
10 9 (16.67%) Degree
11 8 (14.81%) MooTools
11 8 (14.81%) LINQ
11 8 (14.81%) .NET Framework
11 8 (14.81%) jQuery

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 8 (14.81%) Photoshop
1 8 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Google Analytics
2 7 (12.96%) WebTrends
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (3.70%) Magento
4 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (12.96%) MS Access
3 7 (12.96%) Big Data
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SSDT
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.67%) Marketing
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Games
4 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Web Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Developer Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Risk Officer
7 3 (5.56%) PPC Executive
7 3 (5.56%) PPC Manager
7 3 (5.56%) PPC Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) PPC Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.70%) DBA
8 2 (3.70%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.70%) Head of IT
8 2 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) .NET
2 9 (16.67%) HTML
2 9 (16.67%) CSS
2 9 (16.67%) HTML5
2 9 (16.67%) CSS3
3 8 (14.81%) MooTools
3 8 (14.81%) LINQ
3 8 (14.81%) .NET Framework
3 8 (14.81%) jQuery
3 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (14.81%) LINQ to SQL
3 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 8 (14.81%) WinForms
4 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.85%) Laravel
5 1 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) E-Commerce
2 19 (35.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (35.19%) Logistics
3 18 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 17 (31.48%) Supplier Management
4 17 (31.48%) Matrix Management
5 15 (27.78%) Analytics
6 12 (22.22%) MVC
7 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 9 (16.67%) Web Development
8 7 (12.96%) SEO
8 7 (12.96%) Pay per click
8 7 (12.96%) Data Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Information Security
10 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.41%) Web Analytics
10 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
10 4 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) C#
3 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) EMIR
3 1 (1.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) Google
3 9 (16.67%) hybris
4 8 (14.81%) Adobe
5 3 (5.56%) SAP
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle
6 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.70%) Twitter
7 1 (1.85%) Sybase
7 1 (1.85%) Perforce
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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