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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 58 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 38 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.81% 2.15% 3.58%
As % of the General category 10.11% 5.67% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 27
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £28,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £94,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
376 406 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.71% 37.94% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 267 335 244
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 5 £40,000 -
Dover - 3 £62,500 - 2
Dartford -8 1 £37,500 -62.50%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £13,750 -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (35.82%) E-Commerce
2 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
3 16 (23.88%) Marketing
4 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
5 13 (19.40%) .NET
5 13 (19.40%) MVC
5 13 (19.40%) Logistics
5 13 (19.40%) Analytics
6 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (17.91%) Google Analytics
6 12 (17.91%) Google
6 12 (17.91%) SQL
6 12 (17.91%) C#
7 11 (16.42%) Matrix Management
7 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (14.93%) Time Management
8 10 (14.93%) Supplier Management
8 10 (14.93%) Programme Management
8 10 (14.93%) Windows
8 10 (14.93%) Project Management
9 9 (13.43%) Information Security
10 8 (11.94%) SEO
10 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (11.94%) .NET Framework
10 8 (11.94%) HTML
10 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
10 8 (11.94%) Data Protection

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (8.96%) Photoshop
4 4 (5.97%) MS Office
5 1 (1.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Google Analytics
2 7 (10.45%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
1 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) LAN
1 4 (5.97%) WAN
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.48%) SAN
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.49%) Wireless
3 1 (1.49%) ADSL
3 1 (1.49%) Broadband
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.96%) Big Data
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.46%) MS Access
5 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.49%) NUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Selenium
2 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (23.88%) Marketing
2 7 (10.45%) Games
3 6 (8.96%) Finance
4 4 (5.97%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Developer
2 14 (20.90%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Web Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Risk Officer
5 7 (10.45%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (5.97%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.99%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) HTML
2 8 (11.94%) .NET Framework
3 7 (10.45%) LINQ
3 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (10.45%) HTML5
3 7 (10.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.45%) CSS
3 7 (10.45%) CSS3
4 6 (8.96%) WinForms
4 6 (8.96%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (8.96%) jQuery
4 6 (8.96%) MooTools
5 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.49%) Laravel
6 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.49%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.49%) CMDB
3 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) VMS
3 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) E-Commerce
2 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (19.40%) MVC
3 13 (19.40%) Logistics
3 13 (19.40%) Analytics
4 11 (16.42%) Matrix Management
5 10 (14.93%) Supplier Management
5 10 (14.93%) Programme Management
5 10 (14.93%) Project Management
5 10 (14.93%) Time Management
6 9 (13.43%) Information Security
7 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
7 8 (11.94%) SEO
7 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
8 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.45%) Pay per click
8 7 (10.45%) Web Development
9 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.46%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) C#
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.99%) PHP
3 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.49%) VBA
4 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) MCP
2 1 (1.49%) CCNA
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.97%) QA
3 3 (4.48%) COBIT
4 2 (2.99%) SLA
5 1 (1.49%) EMIR
5 1 (1.49%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) Google
3 7 (10.45%) Twitter
4 6 (8.96%) Adobe
5 4 (5.97%) Perforce
6 3 (4.48%) VMware
6 3 (4.48%) Apple
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco
7 2 (2.99%) hybris
8 1 (1.49%) Remedy
8 1 (1.49%) Dell
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Dover, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Apple
Posted: 23 days ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 26 days ago