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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 39 40 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing Retail 20 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.71% 6.76% 15.87%
As % of the General category 19.05% 19.21% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 61
Average salary £48,750 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.28% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,625 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £47,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
105 203 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 24.71% 35.18% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75 182 138
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,100 £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 March 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Leicester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 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 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (25.00%) SAP
3 12 (25.00%) Oracle
3 12 (25.00%) SLA
4 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
5 9 (18.75%) ITIL
6 8 (16.67%) Hyperion
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.67%) C#
6 8 (16.67%) Java
6 8 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
8 6 (12.50%) Banking
8 6 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (12.50%) Essbase
8 6 (12.50%) Information Security
8 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
8 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
8 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 6 (12.50%) Legal
8 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.50%) SQL
9 5 (10.42%) Windows
9 5 (10.42%) Retail-J
9 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
9 5 (10.42%) Logistics
10 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) CICS
4 1 (2.08%) Lync
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (10.42%) Retail-J
3 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) PBX
2 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Essbase
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) Adabas
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) NUnit
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.50%) Legal
3 6 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Team Leader
4 9 (18.75%) Applications Support
5 8 (16.67%) Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (12.50%) Security Architect
7 6 (12.50%) Architect
8 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) SAP Business Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Programme Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Graduate
10 2 (4.17%) Development Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Graduate Web Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
1 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.33%) EDI
3 3 (6.25%) HTML
3 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.17%) jQuery
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.17%) CSS
4 2 (4.17%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) XSLT
5 1 (2.08%) WCF
5 1 (2.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.25%) EPoS
3 3 (6.25%) EFT
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (2.08%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 6 (12.50%) Information Security
3 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 5 (10.42%) Logistics
5 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 4 (8.33%) MVC
5 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.17%) Line Management
7 2 (4.17%) People Management
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) C#
1 8 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.33%) COBOL
3 4 (8.33%) JCL
4 3 (6.25%) VB
4 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.17%) NATURAL
5 2 (4.17%) VB6
6 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PMP
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCDST
3 1 (2.08%) MCTS
3 1 (2.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) SLA
2 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle
1 12 (25.00%) SAP
2 8 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.33%) Retek
5 3 (6.25%) CODA
5 3 (6.25%) Cognos
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco
6 2 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.08%) VMware
7 1 (2.08%) Avaya
Leicester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £52000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago