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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 43 37 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -26
Permanent jobs citing Retail 12 44 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.08% 8.03% 15.54%
As % of the General category 14.81% 23.04% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 54
Average salary £46,250 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.71% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
81 191 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.82% 34.85% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 58 172 115
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 6 March 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Leicester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 23 (47.92%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (25.00%) SLA
3 12 (25.00%) SAP
4 11 (22.92%) Oracle
5 10 (20.83%) ITIL
6 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 8 (16.67%) Hyperion
7 8 (16.67%) Banking
8 7 (14.58%) Windows
8 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
9 6 (12.50%) Java
9 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
9 6 (12.50%) Legal
9 6 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (12.50%) Essbase
9 6 (12.50%) Information Security
9 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 5 (10.42%) Logistics
10 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (10.42%) C#
10 5 (10.42%) SQL
10 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
10 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
10 5 (10.42%) .NET
11 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
11 4 (8.33%) EDI
11 4 (8.33%) PBX

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 3 (6.25%) CICS
2 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Lync
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (8.33%) Retail-J
3 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) PBX
1 4 (8.33%) VoIP
2 2 (4.17%) CTI
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Essbase
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.08%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) NUnit
General
1 23 (47.92%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 8 (16.67%) Banking
4 6 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Business Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Team Leader
4 8 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 7 (14.58%) Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Support Team Leader
5 7 (14.58%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Security Architect
7 5 (10.42%) SAP Business Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) SAP Test Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
1 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.33%) EDI
3 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) WCF
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) EFT
2 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.08%) VSAM
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
3 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 6 (12.50%) Information Security
3 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.42%) Logistics
4 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
6 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) MVC
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Java
2 5 (10.42%) C#
2 5 (10.42%) SQL
3 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.25%) JCL
4 3 (6.25%) COBOL
4 3 (6.25%) VBScript
4 3 (6.25%) VB
5 2 (4.17%) VBA
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) NATURAL
6 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
1 2 (4.17%) VCP4
2 1 (2.08%) MCDST
2 1 (2.08%) MCTS
2 1 (2.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) SLA
2 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) CA Endevor
1 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) SAP
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle
3 8 (16.67%) Hyperion
4 4 (8.33%) Retek
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.25%) CODA
5 3 (6.25%) Cognos
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco
7 1 (2.08%) IBM
7 1 (2.08%) VMware
7 1 (2.08%) Avaya
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