The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 32 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 19 62 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.96% 11.36% 18.13%
As % of the General category 21.59% 34.07% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 50 64
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -1.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
88 182 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.98% 33.33% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 68 157 127
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Retail
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Leicester region.

Retail Salary Trend in Leicester

Retail
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Leicester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (27.59%) SAP
4 15 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
6 10 (17.24%) Java
7 9 (15.52%) SQL
7 9 (15.52%) Oracle
7 9 (15.52%) SLA
7 9 (15.52%) Project Management
7 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
8 8 (13.79%) Banking
8 8 (13.79%) Hyperion
8 8 (13.79%) ITIL
8 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
8 8 (13.79%) .NET
8 8 (13.79%) C#
9 7 (12.07%) Logistics
9 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
10 6 (10.34%) Security Architecture
10 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
10 6 (10.34%) Legal
10 6 (10.34%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (10.34%) Essbase
10 6 (10.34%) Information Security
10 6 (10.34%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
11 5 (8.62%) HTML
11 5 (8.62%) XHTML
11 5 (8.62%) CSS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (6.90%) CICS
2 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Lync
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (5.17%) Retail-J
3 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) PBX
1 4 (6.90%) VoIP
2 2 (3.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Essbase
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) DB2
3 2 (3.45%) Adabas
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.79%) Banking
4 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
5 6 (10.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Business Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Team Leader
4 7 (12.07%) SAP Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.34%) Support Team Leader
5 6 (10.34%) Security Architect
6 5 (8.62%) SAP Business Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Resource Manager
8 2 (3.45%) COBOL Developer
8 2 (3.45%) COBOL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) CSS
2 5 (8.62%) XHTML
2 5 (8.62%) jQuery
2 5 (8.62%) HTML5
2 5 (8.62%) CSS3
3 3 (5.17%) EDI
3 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.17%) EFT
4 2 (3.45%) EPoS
4 2 (3.45%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
3 9 (15.52%) Project Management
4 8 (13.79%) ITIL
4 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
5 7 (12.07%) Logistics
6 6 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 6 (10.34%) Information Security
6 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.34%) Security Architecture
7 5 (8.62%) Release Management
8 4 (6.90%) Manual Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Supplier Management
9 3 (5.17%) Change Management
9 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) Java
2 9 (15.52%) SQL
3 8 (13.79%) C#
4 4 (6.90%) COBOL
4 4 (6.90%) JCL
5 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.45%) VBScript
5 2 (3.45%) VB
5 2 (3.45%) VBA
5 2 (3.45%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) ISEB
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.72%) MCTS
1 1 (1.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) SLA
2 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) SAP
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) Hyperion
4 3 (5.17%) Retek
4 3 (5.17%) CODA
4 3 (5.17%) Cognos
5 2 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.72%) Avaya
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
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