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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 81 63 76
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Retail 21 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.95% 3.01% 1.90%
As % of the General category 5.72% 7.94% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 21
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
367 378 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.08% 37.91% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 311 272 322
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
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 3 September 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 September 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £35,000 - 1
Dartford +4 1 £22,500 -40.00%
Sittingbourne - 1 £65,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £30,000 -
Chatham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (36.21%) HTML
1 21 (36.21%) CSS
1 21 (36.21%) E-Commerce
2 16 (27.59%) Project Management
2 16 (27.59%) Marketing
3 15 (25.86%) User Experience
4 14 (24.14%) Data Protection
5 13 (22.41%) Android
5 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.41%) C#
5 13 (22.41%) .NET
5 13 (22.41%) Apple iOS
6 11 (18.97%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (18.97%) Analytics
6 11 (18.97%) Photoshop
6 11 (18.97%) PRINCE2
6 11 (18.97%) Finance
6 11 (18.97%) Adobe
6 11 (18.97%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (18.97%) InDesign
6 11 (18.97%) Pay per click
6 11 (18.97%) Google
6 11 (18.97%) Magento
6 11 (18.97%) Google Analytics
7 10 (17.24%) Adobe After Effects
7 10 (17.24%) SEO
7 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 10 (17.24%) Mobile App
8 9 (15.52%) MVC
8 9 (15.52%) Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (12.07%) CMS
2 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Solr
2 3 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.17%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (18.97%) InDesign
1 11 (18.97%) Photoshop
2 10 (17.24%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Magento
2 1 (1.72%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Google Analytics
2 4 (6.90%) SaaS
3 3 (5.17%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.17%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) Wireless
2 1 (1.72%) ADSL
2 1 (1.72%) Broadband
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
1 6 (10.34%) NUnit
2 4 (6.90%) LabVIEW
3 3 (5.17%) MSTest
3 3 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (5.17%) Moq
3 3 (5.17%) NuGet
3 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.45%) Rational Rose
4 2 (3.45%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (3.45%) ERwin
5 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 16 (27.59%) Marketing
2 11 (18.97%) Finance
3 9 (15.52%) Banking
4 6 (10.34%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Local Government
6 2 (3.45%) Automotive
6 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.72%) Electronics
7 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 17 (29.31%) Developer
3 15 (25.86%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Project Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Junior
6 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Designer
7 4 (6.90%) Digital Designer
8 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) HTML
1 21 (36.21%) CSS
2 13 (22.41%) .NET
3 7 (12.07%) WPF
4 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.90%) jQuery
5 4 (6.90%) HTML5
5 4 (6.90%) Ajax
5 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.90%) CSS3
6 3 (5.17%) WCF
6 3 (5.17%) Xamarin.iOS
6 3 (5.17%) StructureMap
6 3 (5.17%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (5.17%) Ninject
6 3 (5.17%) Spring.NET
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.17%) WinForms
6 3 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) User Experience
2 10 (17.24%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.07%) New Media
4 6 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (6.90%) N-Tier
6 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
6 3 (5.17%) Tandem
6 3 (5.17%) Social Media
6 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.72%) Statistics
8 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.72%) DTV
8 1 (1.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Android
1 13 (22.41%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) E-Commerce
2 16 (27.59%) Project Management
3 14 (24.14%) Data Protection
4 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.97%) Pay per click
5 11 (18.97%) PRINCE2
5 11 (18.97%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (18.97%) Analytics
6 10 (17.24%) SEO
7 9 (15.52%) MVC
8 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
8 8 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (13.79%) TDD
9 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.07%) MVVM
9 7 (12.07%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.34%) Migration
11 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.90%) Scrum
12 4 (6.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) C#
2 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCITP
3 1 (1.72%) MCP
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Adobe
1 11 (18.97%) Google
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) Citrix
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.45%) Informatica
4 2 (3.45%) Sybase
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Alterian
Chatham, Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago