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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 35 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 26 44 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.94% 7.64% 17.12%
As % of the General category 20.47% 22.56% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 63
Average salary £52,500 £38,000 £38,048
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.15% -0.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £46,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
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
127 195 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 29.00% 33.85% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 98 171 146
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 April 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Leicester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Oracle
3 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (26.09%) SLA
4 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
5 10 (21.74%) SAP
6 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
6 9 (19.57%) ITIL
7 8 (17.39%) Hyperion
7 8 (17.39%) .NET
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 8 (17.39%) C#
8 7 (15.22%) SQL
8 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
9 6 (13.04%) Legal
9 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (13.04%) Essbase
9 6 (13.04%) Java
9 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.87%) People Management
10 5 (10.87%) Windows
10 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.87%) Retail-J
10 5 (10.87%) QA
11 4 (8.70%) Logistics
11 4 (8.70%) MVC
11 4 (8.70%) Telecoms

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (10.87%) Retail-J
3 3 (6.52%) Magento
4 2 (4.35%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) PBX
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Essbase
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) Adabas
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) NUnit
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Legal
3 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Team Leader
3 9 (19.57%) Applications Support
4 8 (17.39%) Business Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) SAP Business Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Support Team Leader
6 6 (13.04%) Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Architect
9 3 (6.52%) Programme Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Head of Development
9 3 (6.52%) Security Architect
10 2 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Graduate Web Developer
10 2 (4.35%) AWS Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
1 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.70%) EDI
3 3 (6.52%) HTML
3 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.35%) jQuery
4 2 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.35%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) XML
4 2 (4.35%) XSLT
5 1 (2.17%) WCF
5 1 (2.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.52%) EFT
2 3 (6.52%) EPoS
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.17%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 9 (19.57%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) People Management
5 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.70%) Logistics
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) MVC
6 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.52%) Security Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.52%) B2B
7 3 (6.52%) B2C
7 3 (6.52%) Information Security
8 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.52%) VB
5 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.35%) NATURAL
6 2 (4.35%) JCL
6 2 (4.35%) VB6
6 2 (4.35%) COBOL
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PMP
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) MCDST
3 1 (2.17%) MCTS
3 1 (2.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) SLA
2 5 (10.87%) QA
3 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 10 (21.74%) SAP
3 8 (17.39%) Hyperion
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.70%) Retek
6 3 (6.52%) CODA
6 3 (6.52%) Cognos
6 3 (6.52%) hybris
6 3 (6.52%) Demandware
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (4.35%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) VMware
8 1 (2.17%) Avaya
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