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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 15 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 54 52 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.54% 13.65% 10.53%
As % of the General category 31.21% 40.94% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 46 51 39
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
173 127 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 36.97% 33.33% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 145 119 142
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,600 £49,000
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 20 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Leicester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 44 (45.36%) E-Commerce
2 33 (34.02%) .NET
3 32 (32.99%) HTML
4 31 (31.96%) jQuery
5 29 (29.90%) SQL Server
6 28 (28.87%) HTML5
7 27 (27.84%) C#
8 26 (26.80%) CSS
9 25 (25.77%) SQL
10 24 (24.74%) Project Management
11 22 (22.68%) XML
12 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
12 21 (21.65%) MVC
12 21 (21.65%) Ajax
13 20 (20.62%) CSS3
13 20 (20.62%) Java
14 19 (19.59%) SAP
15 18 (18.56%) Marketing
16 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
17 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
17 15 (15.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (14.43%) XHTML
19 13 (13.40%) Linux
19 13 (13.40%) Configuration Management
19 13 (13.40%) OpenStack
20 12 (12.37%) Continuous Improvement
20 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 12 (12.37%) VB
21 11 (11.34%) VBScript
21 11 (11.34%) Visual Studio

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (13.40%) OpenStack
2 6 (6.19%) Apache Solr
2 6 (6.19%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) MS Project
3 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) SAP SD
1 2 (2.06%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.03%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.03%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.03%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Internet
2 5 (5.15%) WAN
3 4 (4.12%) VPN
3 4 (4.12%) Firewall
4 3 (3.09%) MPLS
4 3 (3.09%) VoIP
5 2 (2.06%) Wireless
6 1 (1.03%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.25%) DTS
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.12%) MySQL
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.09%) SAP BW
6 3 (3.09%) DB2
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.03%) Adabas
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.31%) NUnit
3 6 (6.19%) Subversion
3 6 (6.19%) Maven
3 6 (6.19%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.19%) Ant
4 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (18.56%) Marketing
2 6 (6.19%) Advertising
2 6 (6.19%) Back Office
3 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Finance
5 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (26.80%) Developer
2 14 (14.43%) Project Manager
3 10 (10.31%) Analyst
4 9 (9.28%) Programme Manager
4 9 (9.28%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Web Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Systems Manager
6 7 (7.22%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Designer
7 6 (6.19%) Java Web Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.15%) Administrator
8 5 (5.15%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.15%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.12%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.02%) .NET
2 32 (32.99%) HTML
3 31 (31.96%) jQuery
4 28 (28.87%) HTML5
5 26 (26.80%) CSS
6 22 (22.68%) XML
7 21 (21.65%) Ajax
8 20 (20.62%) CSS3
9 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
10 14 (14.43%) XHTML
11 11 (11.34%) RESTful
11 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (11.34%) XSLT
11 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 10 (10.31%) Web Services
13 8 (8.25%) JSON
14 6 (6.19%) Java EE
14 6 (6.19%) J2EE
15 4 (4.12%) Sass
15 4 (4.12%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.12%) EPoS
1 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.09%) Animation
2 3 (3.09%) Video Editing
2 3 (3.09%) FMCG
2 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.06%) Open Source
4 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.03%) VSAM
4 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Linux
2 5 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) E-Commerce
2 24 (24.74%) Project Management
3 21 (21.65%) MVC
4 15 (15.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (13.40%) Configuration Management
6 12 (12.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (11.34%) UML
7 11 (11.34%) Scrum
7 11 (11.34%) Extreme Programming
7 11 (11.34%) Logistics
8 10 (10.31%) OWASP
8 10 (10.31%) Web Accessibility
9 8 (8.25%) DevOps
10 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.19%) ITIL
11 6 (6.19%) Business Analysis
12 5 (5.15%) E-business
12 5 (5.15%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.84%) C#
2 25 (25.77%) SQL
3 20 (20.62%) Java
4 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.37%) VB
6 11 (11.34%) VBScript
7 4 (4.12%) PHP
8 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.09%) VBA
9 2 (2.06%) Python
10 1 (1.03%) NATURAL
10 1 (1.03%) JCL
10 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.03%) C
10 1 (1.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.09%) ISEB
2 2 (2.06%) CISSP
2 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.06%) CISA
2 2 (2.06%) CISM
2 2 (2.06%) GCIH
2 2 (2.06%) CEH
2 2 (2.06%) CISMP
2 2 (2.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) GWAPT
2 2 (2.06%) GPEN
2 2 (2.06%) OSCP
2 2 (2.06%) OSCE
2 2 (2.06%) CCNA
3 1 (1.03%) MCITP
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.03%) MCP
3 1 (1.03%) HNC
3 1 (1.03%) HND
3 1 (1.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Puppet
1 8 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (8.25%) Ansible
2 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.03%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.59%) SAP
3 6 (6.19%) ATG
3 6 (6.19%) Intershop
3 6 (6.19%) hybris
3 6 (6.19%) Demandware
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle
4 3 (3.09%) Adobe
5 2 (2.06%) HP
5 2 (2.06%) Cisco
5 2 (2.06%) Google
5 2 (2.06%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.03%) IBM
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