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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 15 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 50 56 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.02% 14.32% 11.93%
As % of the General category 30.49% 42.42% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 35
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £33,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
164 132 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 39.42% 33.76% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 137 126 142
Average salary £43,401 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,625 £25,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,350
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 17 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Leicester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 40 (39.22%) E-Commerce
2 33 (32.35%) HTML
2 33 (32.35%) jQuery
3 31 (30.39%) .NET
4 30 (29.41%) HTML5
5 29 (28.43%) C#
6 27 (26.47%) CSS
7 25 (24.51%) SQL
7 25 (24.51%) SQL Server
8 24 (23.53%) Java
9 22 (21.57%) Project Management
9 22 (21.57%) CSS3
10 21 (20.59%) XML
10 21 (20.59%) MVC
10 21 (20.59%) Ajax
11 20 (19.61%) SAP
12 19 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (17.65%) Marketing
13 18 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (15.69%) JavaScript
14 16 (15.69%) XHTML
14 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
14 16 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET
16 13 (12.75%) VB
16 13 (12.75%) Configuration Management
16 13 (12.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (11.76%) VBScript
17 12 (11.76%) Linux
17 12 (11.76%) Logistics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 12 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 6 (5.88%) Apache Solr
2 6 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.94%) CICS
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.94%) MS Project
2 3 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP SD
1 2 (1.96%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.98%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.98%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.98%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Internet
2 5 (4.90%) VoIP
2 5 (4.90%) WAN
3 4 (3.92%) VPN
3 4 (3.92%) Firewall
4 3 (2.94%) MPLS
5 2 (1.96%) Wireless
5 2 (1.96%) PBX
6 1 (0.98%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.98%) CTI
6 1 (0.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.84%) DTS
4 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.92%) DB2
6 4 (3.92%) MySQL
7 3 (2.94%) Adabas
7 3 (2.94%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Ant
1 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 6 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 6 (5.88%) NUnit
1 6 (5.88%) Subversion
1 6 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (17.65%) Marketing
2 8 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.88%) Advertising
3 6 (5.88%) Back Office
4 5 (4.90%) Finance
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) Developer
2 16 (15.69%) Project Manager
3 11 (10.78%) Analyst
3 11 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.82%) Programme Manager
5 8 (7.84%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Systems Manager
6 7 (6.86%) Web Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Designer
7 6 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.90%) Administrator
8 5 (4.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Architect
10 3 (2.94%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.35%) HTML
1 33 (32.35%) jQuery
2 31 (30.39%) .NET
3 30 (29.41%) HTML5
4 27 (26.47%) CSS
5 22 (21.57%) CSS3
6 21 (20.59%) XML
6 21 (20.59%) Ajax
7 16 (15.69%) XHTML
8 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET
9 11 (10.78%) XSLT
9 11 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (10.78%) RESTful
9 11 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (9.80%) Web Services
11 8 (7.84%) JSON
12 6 (5.88%) Java EE
12 6 (5.88%) J2EE
13 4 (3.92%) Sass
13 4 (3.92%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.82%) User Experience
3 4 (3.92%) EPoS
4 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.94%) VSAM
4 3 (2.94%) Animation
4 3 (2.94%) Video Editing
4 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.94%) FMCG
4 3 (2.94%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.96%) Open Source
6 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Linux
2 5 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (4.90%) Windows
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) E-Commerce
2 22 (21.57%) Project Management
3 21 (20.59%) MVC
4 19 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (12.75%) Configuration Management
7 12 (11.76%) Logistics
7 12 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (10.78%) Scrum
8 11 (10.78%) Extreme Programming
8 11 (10.78%) UML
9 10 (9.80%) PRINCE2
9 10 (9.80%) OWASP
9 10 (9.80%) Web Accessibility
10 8 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.84%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.86%) ITIL
11 7 (6.86%) Release Management
11 7 (6.86%) DevOps
12 6 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.43%) C#
2 25 (24.51%) SQL
3 24 (23.53%) Java
4 16 (15.69%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.75%) VB
6 12 (11.76%) VBScript
7 4 (3.92%) VBA
7 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.92%) PHP
8 3 (2.94%) COBOL
8 3 (2.94%) NATURAL
8 3 (2.94%) JCL
9 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (1.96%) CISSP
2 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.96%) CISA
2 2 (1.96%) CISM
2 2 (1.96%) GCIH
2 2 (1.96%) CEH
2 2 (1.96%) CISMP
2 2 (1.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) GWAPT
2 2 (1.96%) GPEN
2 2 (1.96%) OSCP
2 2 (1.96%) OSCE
2 2 (1.96%) CCNA
3 1 (0.98%) MCITP
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.98%) MCP
3 1 (0.98%) HNC
3 1 (0.98%) HND
3 1 (0.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Puppet
1 7 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.86%) Ansible
2 3 (2.94%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.98%) SCOM
3 1 (0.98%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) SAP
2 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.88%) hybris
3 6 (5.88%) Demandware
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle
3 6 (5.88%) ATG
3 6 (5.88%) Intershop
4 3 (2.94%) IBM
4 3 (2.94%) Adobe
5 2 (1.96%) HP
5 2 (1.96%) Cisco
5 2 (1.96%) Google
5 2 (1.96%) ProCurve
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