The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 13 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 9.46% 9.26% -
As % of the General category 33.33% 27.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £36,500 £16,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+121.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Retail
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Letchworth region.

General Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 28.38% 33.33% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 11
Average salary £36,500 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.73% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £16,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Letchworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Retail
Salary Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Letchworth region.

Retail Salary Trend in Letchworth

Retail
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 (77.42%) Oracle
2 23 (74.19%) ISO 9001
3 21 (67.74%) Kindle
4 15 (48.39%) .NET
5 14 (45.16%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) HTML
6 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 13 (41.94%) CSS
6 13 (41.94%) Ajax
7 12 (38.71%) Web Development
8 10 (32.26%) Linux
8 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
9 9 (29.03%) CRM
9 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 9 (29.03%) Project Management
9 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
10 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
10 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
10 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
10 8 (25.81%) MS Project
10 8 (25.81%) MS Office
10 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
11 7 (22.58%) jQuery
12 6 (19.35%) WCF

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 6 (19.35%) WordPress
1 6 (19.35%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Project
1 8 (25.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (19.35%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (19.35%) Subversion
1 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Business Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Developer
3 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Programmer
5 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
5 6 (19.35%) PHP Programmer
5 6 (19.35%) Web Programmer
6 5 (16.13%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) PHP Developer
6 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Web Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) IT Support
9 1 (3.23%) EPoS Support Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) CSS
2 13 (41.94%) Ajax
3 7 (22.58%) jQuery
4 6 (19.35%) WCF
4 6 (19.35%) Symfony
4 6 (19.35%) CakePHP
4 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (19.35%) Laravel
4 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
4 6 (19.35%) XHTML
4 6 (19.35%) Web Services
5 4 (12.90%) SOAP
6 2 (6.45%) LAMP
6 2 (6.45%) CSS3
6 2 (6.45%) HTML5
7 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Kindle
2 1 (3.23%) EPoS
2 1 (3.23%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Web Development
2 9 (29.03%) CRM
2 9 (29.03%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 6 (19.35%) MVC
4 6 (19.35%) OOP
5 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Content Management
7 1 (3.23%) BDD
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
3 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
4 6 (19.35%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (74.19%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
3 6 (19.35%) Zend