The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 30 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2845 2643 2600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.86% 6.26% 5.79%
As % of the General category 12.76% 11.74% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 1886 2090
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
England

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

General Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22289 22516 23504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.72% 53.29% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18704 18046 19799
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in London

Retail
Salary Trend in London

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

Retail Salary Trend in London

Retail
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in London

Retail
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 539 £57,500 -4.16% 130
Wembley - 16 £30,000 -
Uxbridge +5 14 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +5 13 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Harrow +3 13 £31,000 -38.00%
Hounslow +5 11 £61,000 - 1
Chiswick +1 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bromley +24 6 £65,000 +44.44%
Westminster +13 6 £84,500 -
Wimbledon -1 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Hammersmith -4 5 £45,000 +1.12% 1
Southwark - 5 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf +22 4 £24,000 -
Croydon +9 4 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Twickenham 0 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Rainham - 4 £42,500 -
Paddington +3 2 - -
Brentford -8 2 £35,000 -50.00% 1
Surbiton - 2 £32,500 -
Hillingdon - 2 - -
Ealing +6 1 £55,000 - 1
Feltham +3 1 - -
West Drayton -3 1 £70,000 +33.33%
Docklands, London -11 1 £105,000 +40.00%
Edgware - 1 £26,000 -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1807 (31.80%) E-Commerce
2 1739 (30.61%) Finance
3 1453 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1298 (22.84%) Banking
5 870 (15.31%) SQL
6 813 (14.31%) Project Management
7 709 (12.48%) Java
8 683 (12.02%) Marketing
9 667 (11.74%) Microsoft
10 624 (10.98%) QA
11 612 (10.77%) Scrum
12 611 (10.75%) Degree
13 597 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
14 570 (10.03%) Oracle
15 527 (9.27%) SQL Server
16 512 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
17 498 (8.76%) HTML
18 476 (8.38%) JavaScript
19 475 (8.36%) .NET
20 474 (8.34%) C#
21 464 (8.17%) Windows
22 461 (8.11%) Analytics
23 447 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
24 416 (7.32%) Telecoms
25 410 (7.22%) CSS
26 383 (6.74%) ITIL
27 381 (6.71%) Business Analysis
28 374 (6.58%) MS Excel
29 368 (6.48%) PRINCE2
30 366 (6.44%) Retail Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 217 (3.82%) WebSphere
2 132 (2.32%) CMS
3 131 (2.31%) IIS
4 127 (2.24%) SAS
5 97 (1.71%) Apache
6 92 (1.62%) Tomcat
7 83 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 66 (1.16%) Apache Solr
9 58 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
10 52 (0.92%) JBoss
11 45 (0.79%) Node.js
12 44 (0.77%) SharePoint
13 42 (0.74%) MS Exchange
14 38 (0.67%) nginx
15 34 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
16 32 (0.56%) ATG Dynamo
17 30 (0.53%) Apache Pig
18 29 (0.51%) MQSeries
19 27 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
20 25 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 374 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 177 (3.12%) MS Office
3 75 (1.32%) Photoshop
4 64 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 61 (1.07%) MS Project
6 49 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
7 46 (0.81%) MS Visio
8 42 (0.74%) SPSS
9 29 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 28 (0.49%) InDesign
11 20 (0.35%) Fireworks
12 10 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
13 9 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
14 6 (0.11%) PowerPivot
15 5 (0.088%) CPLEX
16 4 (0.070%) Mingle
17 2 (0.035%) Stata
18 1 (0.018%) Mathematica
18 1 (0.018%) FastStats
18 1 (0.018%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 108 (1.90%) Google Analytics
2 81 (1.43%) Magento
3 64 (1.13%) Oracle Retail
4 52 (0.92%) Sophis RISQUE
5 44 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
6 43 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
7 40 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
8 34 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
9 32 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
10 31 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
10 31 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
10 31 (0.55%) SAP Retail
11 30 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
12 23 (0.40%) SAP SD
12 23 (0.40%) HFM
13 21 (0.37%) SAP FI
13 21 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
13 21 (0.37%) SAP CO
13 21 (0.37%) SAP ERP
14 18 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 157 (2.76%) SaaS
2 82 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (0.58%) GitHub
6 27 (0.48%) PaaS
7 20 (0.35%) Trello
8 19 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (0.30%) Office 365
10 16 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 15 (0.26%) IaaS
12 6 (0.11%) Responsys
12 6 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (0.088%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.088%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.035%) Force.com
15 1 (0.018%) IBM SmartCloud
15 1 (0.018%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.018%) Joyent
15 1 (0.018%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 107 (1.88%) Internet
2 69 (1.21%) Firewall
3 63 (1.11%) WAN
4 62 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 56 (0.99%) LAN
6 49 (0.86%) SAN
7 48 (0.84%) HTTP
8 43 (0.76%) VPN
8 43 (0.76%) Intranet
9 42 (0.74%) DNS
10 41 (0.72%) Wireless
11 37 (0.65%) FTP
12 35 (0.62%) MPLS
12 35 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
13 26 (0.46%) Network Security
13 26 (0.46%) VoIP
14 24 (0.42%) NAS
14 24 (0.42%) ATM
15 22 (0.39%) DHCP
16 20 (0.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 527 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 294 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 171 (3.01%) Big Data
4 168 (2.96%) Relational Database
5 158 (2.78%) MySQL
6 139 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 134 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 124 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 90 (1.58%) Oracle Database
10 88 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 80 (1.41%) Hadoop
12 71 (1.25%) NoSQL
13 68 (1.20%) Data Mining
14 67 (1.18%) DB2
15 66 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 48 (0.84%) RDBMS
17 41 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
18 39 (0.69%) SAP HANA
19 34 (0.60%) Apache Hive
19 34 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 173 (3.04%) Git (software)
2 118 (2.08%) Subversion
3 102 (1.80%) JIRA
4 97 (1.71%) Selenium
5 89 (1.57%) NUnit
6 80 (1.41%) WebDriver
7 76 (1.34%) Ant
8 69 (1.21%) Maven
9 68 (1.20%) Jenkins
10 65 (1.14%) SpecFlow
11 57 (1.00%) Visual Studio
11 57 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 55 (0.97%) Cucumber
13 52 (0.92%) TeamCity
14 43 (0.76%) Eclipse
14 43 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
15 39 (0.69%) FitNesse
16 32 (0.56%) SoapUI
17 29 (0.51%) Calabash
18 27 (0.48%) Appium
General
1 1739 (30.61%) Finance
2 1298 (22.84%) Banking
3 683 (12.02%) Marketing
4 416 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 366 (6.44%) Retail Banking
6 294 (5.17%) Advertising
7 278 (4.89%) Manufacturing
8 197 (3.47%) Investment Banking
9 193 (3.40%) Games
10 158 (2.78%) Aerospace
11 126 (2.22%) Back Office
12 109 (1.92%) Law
13 79 (1.39%) Front Office
14 70 (1.23%) Legal
15 66 (1.16%) Publishing
16 59 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
17 58 (1.02%) French Language
18 54 (0.95%) Automotive
19 38 (0.67%) Online Betting
20 37 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1247 (21.95%) Analyst
2 963 (16.95%) Developer
3 624 (10.98%) Business Analyst
4 603 (10.61%) Consultant
5 556 (9.79%) Architect
6 423 (7.44%) Project Manager
7 270 (4.75%) Solutions Architect
8 189 (3.33%) Senior Developer
9 182 (3.20%) Java Developer
10 163 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
11 160 (2.82%) Test Analyst
12 148 (2.60%) Support Analyst
12 148 (2.60%) Senior Manager
13 145 (2.55%) Test Consultant
14 129 (2.27%) Senior Consultant
15 128 (2.25%) .NET Developer
16 118 (2.08%) Junior
17 112 (1.97%) C# Developer
18 109 (1.92%) Senior Business Analyst
19 97 (1.71%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 498 (8.76%) HTML
2 475 (8.36%) .NET
3 410 (7.22%) CSS
4 275 (4.84%) Web Services
5 257 (4.52%) XML
6 250 (4.40%) ASP.NET
7 221 (3.89%) jQuery
8 194 (3.41%) HTML5
8 194 (3.41%) J2EE
9 177 (3.12%) REST
10 175 (3.08%) Spring
11 144 (2.53%) WCF
12 142 (2.50%) Middleware
13 116 (2.04%) AngularJS
14 111 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 106 (1.87%) Hibernate
16 103 (1.81%) SOAP
17 93 (1.64%) JSON
18 87 (1.53%) CSS3
19 84 (1.48%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 597 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 318 (5.60%) User Experience
3 204 (3.59%) Mobile App
4 196 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 185 (3.26%) EPoS
6 147 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 145 (2.55%) FMCG
8 135 (2.38%) Open Source
9 128 (2.25%) Social Media
10 91 (1.60%) Mathematics
11 90 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
12 88 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 86 (1.51%) Blog
14 84 (1.48%) Statistics
15 83 (1.46%) iPhone
16 81 (1.43%) Visualisation
17 68 (1.20%) Mainframe
18 64 (1.13%) Data Integration
19 56 (0.99%) Client/Server
20 55 (0.97%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 464 (8.17%) Windows
2 283 (4.98%) Linux
3 231 (4.07%) UNIX
4 142 (2.50%) Android
5 118 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 71 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 48 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (0.74%) AIX
9 41 (0.72%) Solaris
10 36 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (0.62%) Windows XP
12 31 (0.55%) CentOS
13 28 (0.49%) Windows 8
14 27 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 24 (0.42%) Ubuntu
16 22 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (0.26%) Mac OS X
18 13 (0.23%) Mac OS
19 7 (0.12%) Windows Vista
20 6 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1807 (31.80%) E-Commerce
2 1453 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
3 813 (14.31%) Project Management
4 612 (10.77%) Scrum
5 512 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
6 461 (8.11%) Analytics
7 447 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 383 (6.74%) ITIL
9 381 (6.71%) Business Analysis
10 368 (6.48%) PRINCE2
11 357 (6.28%) CRM
12 288 (5.07%) Mentoring
13 285 (5.02%) ERP
14 279 (4.91%) Change Management
15 259 (4.56%) OO
16 254 (4.47%) TDD
17 242 (4.26%) Software Testing
18 230 (4.05%) MVC
19 223 (3.92%) SOA
20 205 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 870 (15.31%) SQL
2 709 (12.48%) Java
3 476 (8.38%) JavaScript
4 474 (8.34%) C#
5 185 (3.26%) T-SQL
6 159 (2.80%) PHP
7 116 (2.04%) C++
8 108 (1.90%) Python
9 92 (1.62%) PL/SQL
10 82 (1.44%) Ruby
11 75 (1.32%) C
12 72 (1.27%) Perl
13 56 (0.99%) Bash Shell
14 51 (0.90%) R
15 48 (0.84%) VBA
16 47 (0.83%) PowerShell
17 43 (0.76%) PHP5
18 39 (0.69%) Objective-C
19 36 (0.63%) COBOL
19 36 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 611 (10.75%) Degree
2 280 (4.93%) ISEB
3 177 (3.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 102 (1.80%) PMI Certification
5 80 (1.41%) CISSP
6 74 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 69 (1.21%) Security Cleared
8 58 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 58 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
9 57 (1.00%) PMP
10 53 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 45 (0.79%) CISA
12 43 (0.76%) SAP Certification
13 38 (0.67%) CISM
14 37 (0.65%) CCNA
15 34 (0.60%) ISTQB
16 33 (0.58%) SC Cleared
17 32 (0.56%) CCNP
18 28 (0.49%) MCSE
19 23 (0.40%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 624 (10.98%) QA
2 101 (1.78%) SLA
3 67 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 51 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 30 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 24 (0.42%) COBIT
8 14 (0.25%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.12%) ISO 8583
9 7 (0.12%) CRD IV
10 6 (0.11%) Basel II
11 5 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 3 (0.053%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.053%) BS7799
12 3 (0.053%) FINREP
12 3 (0.053%) FATCA
12 3 (0.053%) Basel III
13 1 (0.018%) Dublin Core
13 1 (0.018%) MiFID
13 1 (0.018%) EMIR
System Software
1 129 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 79 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.39%) HDFS
5 19 (0.33%) vSphere
6 11 (0.19%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.19%) XenApp
6 11 (0.19%) VirtualBox
7 9 (0.16%) Varnish
8 8 (0.14%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.14%) Terminal Server
9 6 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.088%) Samba
10 5 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.070%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.070%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.053%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.053%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.053%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.035%) Docker
Systems Management
1 73 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (0.62%) Puppet
3 30 (0.53%) SCCM
4 29 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.33%) OpenView
6 16 (0.28%) Vagrant
6 16 (0.28%) CA Endevor
6 16 (0.28%) Nagios
7 13 (0.23%) Ansible
8 11 (0.19%) SCOM
9 10 (0.18%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.16%) Oozie
11 6 (0.11%) Graphite
11 6 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.088%) CiscoWorks
12 5 (0.088%) MOM
12 5 (0.088%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.088%) Kibana
13 4 (0.070%) logstash
Vendors
1 667 (11.74%) Microsoft
2 570 (10.03%) Oracle
3 268 (4.72%) SAP
4 227 (4.00%) ATG
5 200 (3.52%) Google
6 198 (3.48%) hybris
7 183 (3.22%) IBM
8 169 (2.97%) Demandware
9 136 (2.39%) HP
10 127 (2.24%) VMware
11 122 (2.15%) Cisco
12 95 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
13 86 (1.51%) Adobe
14 77 (1.36%) Business Objects
15 60 (1.06%) Endeca
16 54 (0.95%) Tableau
17 52 (0.92%) Citrix
18 48 (0.84%) TIBCO
19 47 (0.83%) Cognizant
20 45 (0.79%) Hyperion
London
Harnham
Salary: £55000 - £82000 per annum + car, pension, excellent bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Go Partnership.
Salary: Negotiable based on exp + OTE + bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Market Rate + SHARES
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: Highly Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday