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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 24 30 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 30 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.92% 10.49% 19.76%
As % of the General category 25.86% 33.33% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 51
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,000 £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
116 180 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 30.61% 31.47% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 106
Average salary £46,625 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.69% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,140 £29,000 £28,500
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 19 December 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Leicester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 24 (29.27%) SAP
2 21 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (23.17%) Finance
4 19 (23.17%) E-Commerce
5 16 (19.51%) SQL
6 14 (17.07%) ITIL
7 13 (15.85%) Java
8 12 (14.63%) Logistics
9 11 (13.41%) Project Management
9 11 (13.41%) .NET
10 10 (12.20%) SLA
10 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
10 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
10 10 (12.20%) C#
11 9 (10.98%) Oracle
11 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
12 8 (9.76%) Manufacturing
12 8 (9.76%) Banking
12 8 (9.76%) Hyperion
13 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (8.54%) CSS
14 6 (7.32%) PCI DSS
14 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
14 6 (7.32%) VB
14 6 (7.32%) Legal
14 6 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
14 6 (7.32%) Service Delivery
14 6 (7.32%) Essbase
14 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (6.10%) CICS
2 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.88%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Project
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.66%) Retail-J
3 1 (1.22%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.22%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) VoIP
1 4 (4.88%) WAN
2 3 (3.66%) PBX
3 2 (2.44%) CTI
3 2 (2.44%) MPLS
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.22%) FTP
4 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) Essbase
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) DB2
3 3 (3.66%) Adabas
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.76%) Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Analyst
2 15 (18.29%) Business Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Team Leader
5 8 (9.76%) Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (7.32%) Security Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.32%) Programme Manager
8 4 (4.88%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.66%) COBOL Developer
9 3 (3.66%) SAP Test Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.66%) Resource Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) .NET
2 7 (8.54%) CSS
3 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.10%) HTML
4 5 (6.10%) XHTML
4 5 (6.10%) jQuery
4 5 (6.10%) HTML5
4 5 (6.10%) CSS3
5 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (3.66%) EDI
6 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.22%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.88%) EPoS
4 3 (3.66%) EFT
4 3 (3.66%) VSAM
4 3 (3.66%) FMCG
5 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Windows
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
2 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (23.17%) E-Commerce
3 14 (17.07%) ITIL
4 12 (14.63%) Logistics
5 11 (13.41%) Project Management
6 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.32%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.32%) Information Security
8 6 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.32%) Security Architecture
8 6 (7.32%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.10%) Release Management
9 5 (6.10%) Change Management
9 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.88%) ERP
10 4 (4.88%) Manual Testing
10 4 (4.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) SQL
2 13 (15.85%) Java
3 10 (12.20%) C#
4 6 (7.32%) VB
5 5 (6.10%) VBA
5 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.10%) VBScript
5 5 (6.10%) COBOL
5 5 (6.10%) JCL
6 3 (3.66%) NATURAL
7 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) ISEB
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.22%) MCITP
2 1 (1.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) MCP
2 1 (1.22%) MCSE
2 1 (1.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) SLA
2 6 (7.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) CA Endevor
1 3 (3.66%) Puppet
1 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.66%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (29.27%) SAP
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle
3 8 (9.76%) Hyperion
4 3 (3.66%) Retek
4 3 (3.66%) CODA
4 3 (3.66%) Cognos
4 3 (3.66%) IBM
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco
6 1 (1.22%) ProCurve
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £41500 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago