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 24 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 75 16 71
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +55
Permanent jobs citing Retail 32 121 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.61% 9.85% 1.46%
As % of the General category 8.56% 19.90% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 98 7
Average salary £33,250 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.58% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
374 608 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.48% 49.47% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 310 507 264
Average salary £37,500 £42,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% +12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,400 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dover -3 9 - -
Sittingbourne - 8 £26,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -12 3 £35,000 +25.00%
Tonbridge - 1 - -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 23 (32.39%) E-Commerce
3 22 (30.99%) .NET
3 22 (30.99%) Analytics
4 20 (28.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (26.76%) Programme Management
5 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
5 19 (26.76%) SQL
5 19 (26.76%) Supplier Management
5 19 (26.76%) Matrix Management
6 17 (23.94%) Logistics
7 16 (22.54%) Google
7 16 (22.54%) Google Analytics
7 16 (22.54%) PRINCE2
8 15 (21.13%) C#
8 15 (21.13%) Finance
8 15 (21.13%) MVC
9 14 (19.72%) Degree
9 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
10 13 (18.31%) SAP
10 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (15.49%) hybris
11 11 (15.49%) Manufacturing
11 11 (15.49%) Web Development
12 10 (14.08%) .NET Framework
12 10 (14.08%) Incident Management
12 10 (14.08%) jQuery
12 10 (14.08%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (14.08%) MooTools
12 10 (14.08%) LINQ

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.45%) SAS
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
1 10 (14.08%) Photoshop
2 7 (9.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) Casewise Modeler
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Google Analytics
2 6 (8.45%) WebTrends
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (2.82%) Magento
4 1 (1.41%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.45%) MS Access
3 6 (8.45%) Big Data
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.41%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) NUnit
1 3 (4.23%) Subversion
1 3 (4.23%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 11 (15.49%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.27%) Banking
4 7 (9.86%) Retail Banking
5 5 (7.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Web Analyst
3 15 (21.13%) Developer
4 10 (14.08%) SAP Manager
4 10 (14.08%) Technical Manager
4 10 (14.08%) Developer Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) Web Developer
5 7 (9.86%) SAP Basis Manager
5 7 (9.86%) Programme Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Data Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Customer Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Environment Manager
7 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.63%) DBA
8 4 (5.63%) SQL DBA
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (4.23%) PPC Specialist
9 3 (4.23%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.23%) PPC Executive
9 3 (4.23%) PPC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.99%) .NET
2 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (14.08%) .NET Framework
4 10 (14.08%) jQuery
4 10 (14.08%) MooTools
4 10 (14.08%) LINQ
4 10 (14.08%) WinForms
4 10 (14.08%) SAP Basis
4 10 (14.08%) CSS
4 10 (14.08%) HTML
4 10 (14.08%) HTML5
4 10 (14.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (14.08%) LINQ to SQL
4 10 (14.08%) CSS3
5 4 (5.63%) WCF
6 3 (4.23%) Ajax
6 3 (4.23%) NHibernate
6 3 (4.23%) MonoRail
6 3 (4.23%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Statistics
2 2 (2.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) E-Commerce
2 22 (30.99%) Analytics
3 20 (28.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (26.76%) Programme Management
4 19 (26.76%) Supplier Management
4 19 (26.76%) Matrix Management
5 17 (23.94%) Logistics
6 16 (22.54%) PRINCE2
7 15 (21.13%) MVC
8 11 (15.49%) Web Development
9 10 (14.08%) Incident Management
9 10 (14.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (14.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (8.45%) SEO
10 6 (8.45%) Pay per click
10 6 (8.45%) Customer Analysis
10 6 (8.45%) Data Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) OO
12 4 (5.63%) Information Security
13 3 (4.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) SQL
2 15 (21.13%) C#
3 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) PHP
4 2 (2.82%) Java
4 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) MCTS
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) MCP
2 3 (4.23%) MCAD
2 3 (4.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) Google
3 13 (18.31%) SAP
4 11 (15.49%) hybris
5 10 (14.08%) Adobe
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle
6 2 (2.82%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.41%) Casewise
7 1 (1.41%) Sybase
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