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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 33 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2871 2695 2945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.26% 6.04% 5.84%
As % of the General category 11.68% 11.11% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2066 2028 2445
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
24590 24260 27622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.60% 54.34% 54.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19830 19921 23700
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 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +3 549 £55,000 - 123
Harrow 0 24 £67,500 +42.10% 4
Croydon -16 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Bromley -17 12 £38,500 - 2
Southwark -2 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Chiswick -2 5 £28,000 -10.40% 1
Greenford - 5 - - 1
Uxbridge -1 4 £72,000 +33.33% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -10 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Hammersmith -13 4 £45,000 +69.81%
Hackney - 4 - - 1
Paddington -4 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 3 £32,000 -
Wembley - 3 £35,000 -
West Drayton - 3 £70,000 -
Hornchurch - 3 £30,000 - 1
Ealing +3 2 £53,750 +65.38%
Westminster -7 2 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £75,000 -
Welling - 2 £25,000 -
Chessington - 2 £50,000 - 1
Brentford -3 1 £50,000 -14.52%
Enfield - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £32,500 -
Finchley - 1 - -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1890 (32.34%) Finance
2 1883 (32.22%) E-Commerce
3 1607 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1119 (19.15%) Banking
5 995 (17.03%) SQL
6 914 (15.64%) Project Management
7 837 (14.32%) Degree
8 799 (13.67%) Marketing
9 777 (13.30%) Java
10 682 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
11 658 (11.26%) QA
12 649 (11.11%) Scrum
13 638 (10.92%) HTML
14 636 (10.88%) Oracle
15 594 (10.16%) Analytics
16 581 (9.94%) .NET
17 575 (9.84%) Microsoft
18 556 (9.51%) JavaScript
19 539 (9.22%) SQL Server
20 528 (9.03%) C#
21 525 (8.98%) Telecoms
22 497 (8.50%) Business Analysis
23 489 (8.37%) CSS
24 476 (8.15%) TDD
25 464 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
26 456 (7.80%) PRINCE2
27 450 (7.70%) Stakeholder Management
28 447 (7.65%) Windows
29 397 (6.79%) Retail Banking
30 381 (6.52%) User Experience

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 228 (3.90%) SAS
2 197 (3.37%) WebSphere
3 144 (2.46%) IIS
4 143 (2.45%) CMS
5 109 (1.87%) Apache
6 81 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 71 (1.21%) Node.js
8 55 (0.94%) MS Exchange
9 53 (0.91%) WebLogic
10 42 (0.72%) SharePoint
11 38 (0.65%) Apache Solr
12 35 (0.60%) Apache Pig
13 33 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
13 33 (0.56%) Commerce Server
14 31 (0.53%) WordPress
15 30 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
16 27 (0.46%) Confluence
17 21 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
17 21 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
17 21 (0.36%) CICS
Applications
1 369 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 158 (2.70%) MS Office
3 107 (1.83%) Photoshop
4 98 (1.68%) SPSS
5 63 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 63 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 62 (1.06%) MS Project
7 40 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
8 25 (0.43%) CPLEX
9 15 (0.26%) Fireworks
10 12 (0.21%) InDesign
11 11 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
13 6 (0.10%) Stata
13 6 (0.10%) FastStats
14 4 (0.068%) Mingle
15 3 (0.051%) Mathematica
16 2 (0.034%) AutoCAD
16 2 (0.034%) GIMP
17 1 (0.017%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 94 (1.61%) Google Analytics
2 74 (1.27%) Magento
3 73 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 65 (1.11%) Oracle Retail
5 50 (0.86%) Sophis RISQUE
6 43 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
7 40 (0.68%) Fredhopper
8 36 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
9 35 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
10 33 (0.56%) SAP Retail
11 29 (0.50%) JDE OneWorld
12 26 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
12 26 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
13 22 (0.38%) SAP SD
14 21 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
14 21 (0.36%) Temenos T24
14 21 (0.36%) SAP MM
14 21 (0.36%) BASE24
15 18 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 16 (0.27%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 127 (2.17%) SaaS
2 68 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (0.60%) GitHub
6 18 (0.31%) PaaS
7 15 (0.26%) Force.com
8 14 (0.24%) Office 365
9 12 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.21%) IaaS
10 8 (0.14%) Trello
11 6 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.086%) SuccessFactors
13 4 (0.068%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.051%) Responsys
15 1 (0.017%) MailChimp
15 1 (0.017%) Pure360
15 1 (0.017%) Joyent
15 1 (0.017%) Route 53
15 1 (0.017%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 214 (3.66%) Internet
2 86 (1.47%) WAN
3 82 (1.40%) LAN
4 74 (1.27%) Firewall
5 70 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 69 (1.18%) HTTP
7 65 (1.11%) SAN
8 48 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
9 45 (0.77%) Wireless
10 44 (0.75%) Intranet
11 40 (0.68%) DNS
12 38 (0.65%) DHCP
13 34 (0.58%) VPN
14 33 (0.56%) Network Security
14 33 (0.56%) SNMP
15 28 (0.48%) ATM
16 27 (0.46%) MPLS
17 24 (0.41%) FTP
18 23 (0.39%) Ethernet
19 22 (0.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 539 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 313 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 198 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 189 (3.23%) Big Data
5 170 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 164 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 146 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 141 (2.41%) MySQL
9 126 (2.16%) Oracle Database
10 113 (1.93%) Hadoop
11 112 (1.92%) Data Mining
12 98 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 82 (1.40%) DB2
14 76 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 69 (1.18%) QlikView
16 68 (1.16%) RDBMS
17 66 (1.13%) NoSQL
18 54 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
19 53 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
20 48 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 181 (3.10%) Git (software)
2 146 (2.50%) Selenium
3 127 (2.17%) JIRA
4 99 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 96 (1.64%) Subversion
6 94 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 93 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 83 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 77 (1.32%) NUnit
10 70 (1.20%) WebDriver
11 58 (0.99%) TeamCity
12 42 (0.72%) Maven
13 41 (0.70%) Eclipse
14 40 (0.68%) Jasmine
14 40 (0.68%) SpecFlow
14 40 (0.68%) SoapUI
15 38 (0.65%) FitNesse
16 35 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
17 34 (0.58%) LoadRunner
18 29 (0.50%) Hudson
General
1 1890 (32.34%) Finance
2 1119 (19.15%) Banking
3 799 (13.67%) Marketing
4 525 (8.98%) Telecoms
5 397 (6.79%) Retail Banking
6 316 (5.41%) Advertising
7 229 (3.92%) Games
8 202 (3.46%) Investment Banking
9 196 (3.35%) Manufacturing
10 143 (2.45%) Back Office
11 124 (2.12%) Publishing
12 122 (2.09%) Law
13 86 (1.47%) Automotive
14 82 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 76 (1.30%) Front Office
16 72 (1.23%) Legal
17 39 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
18 34 (0.58%) French Language
19 30 (0.51%) Financial Institution
20 27 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1121 (19.18%) Analyst
2 1034 (17.69%) Developer
3 631 (10.80%) Business Analyst
4 576 (9.86%) Project Manager
5 557 (9.53%) Consultant
6 536 (9.17%) Architect
7 214 (3.66%) Senior Developer
8 185 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
9 176 (3.01%) Java Developer
10 168 (2.87%) Senior Manager
11 164 (2.81%) .NET Developer
12 141 (2.41%) Test Consultant
13 129 (2.21%) Senior Consultant
13 129 (2.21%) Designer
14 121 (2.07%) C# Developer
15 112 (1.92%) Test Analyst
16 106 (1.81%) Support Analyst
17 104 (1.78%) Senior Analyst
18 96 (1.64%) C# .NET Developer
19 92 (1.57%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 638 (10.92%) HTML
2 581 (9.94%) .NET
3 489 (8.37%) CSS
4 334 (5.72%) Web Services
4 334 (5.72%) XML
5 273 (4.67%) ASP.NET
6 259 (4.43%) jQuery
7 244 (4.18%) HTML5
8 220 (3.76%) REST
9 195 (3.34%) J2EE
10 177 (3.03%) WCF
11 164 (2.81%) CSS3
12 153 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 127 (2.17%) .NET Framework
14 118 (2.02%) Spring
15 108 (1.85%) WPF
16 106 (1.81%) Ajax
17 94 (1.61%) JSON
18 90 (1.54%) Middleware
19 84 (1.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 682 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 381 (6.52%) User Experience
3 292 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 205 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 171 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 149 (2.55%) FMCG
7 139 (2.38%) EPoS
8 126 (2.16%) Mathematics
8 126 (2.16%) Social Media
9 111 (1.90%) Open Source
10 109 (1.87%) Visualisation
11 100 (1.71%) Credit Risk
12 96 (1.64%) iPhone
13 93 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 85 (1.45%) Statistics
14 85 (1.45%) Data Integration
15 83 (1.42%) Mainframe
16 77 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
17 65 (1.11%) Blog
18 62 (1.06%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 447 (7.65%) Windows
2 268 (4.59%) Linux
3 210 (3.59%) UNIX
4 162 (2.77%) Android
5 158 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 80 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 46 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (0.53%) Solaris
11 30 (0.51%) Windows XP
12 28 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (0.44%) AIX
14 22 (0.38%) CentOS
15 20 (0.34%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.29%) Debian
17 16 (0.27%) Ubuntu
18 9 (0.15%) Mac OS
19 8 (0.14%) Fedora
19 8 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1883 (32.22%) E-Commerce
2 1607 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 914 (15.64%) Project Management
4 649 (11.11%) Scrum
5 594 (10.16%) Analytics
6 497 (8.50%) Business Analysis
7 476 (8.15%) TDD
8 464 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
9 456 (7.80%) PRINCE2
10 450 (7.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 363 (6.21%) OO
12 329 (5.63%) ITIL
13 309 (5.29%) Mentoring
14 277 (4.74%) CRM
14 277 (4.74%) Change Management
15 269 (4.60%) MVC
16 265 (4.53%) BDD
17 258 (4.41%) ERP
18 245 (4.19%) Coaching
19 230 (3.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 995 (17.03%) SQL
2 777 (13.30%) Java
3 556 (9.51%) JavaScript
4 528 (9.03%) C#
5 227 (3.88%) T-SQL
6 166 (2.84%) Ruby
7 149 (2.55%) Python
8 131 (2.24%) C++
9 112 (1.92%) PHP
10 95 (1.63%) C
11 84 (1.44%) R
12 72 (1.23%) PowerShell
13 67 (1.15%) Objective-C
14 57 (0.98%) Perl
15 56 (0.96%) MATLAB
16 51 (0.87%) PL/SQL
17 50 (0.86%) Shell Script
18 49 (0.84%) COBOL
19 46 (0.79%) Clojure
20 41 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 837 (14.32%) Degree
2 231 (3.95%) ISEB
3 146 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 126 (2.16%) PMI Certification
5 103 (1.76%) SC Cleared
6 97 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 78 (1.33%) PMP
8 77 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
9 76 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 57 (0.98%) CCNP
11 55 (0.94%) ISTQB
11 55 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 54 (0.92%) CISSP
13 52 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
14 41 (0.70%) CISA
15 40 (0.68%) PhD
16 38 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 35 (0.60%) CISM
17 35 (0.60%) MBA
18 31 (0.53%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 658 (11.26%) QA
2 89 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 83 (1.42%) SLA
4 67 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 32 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 21 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.31%) Basel III
8 15 (0.26%) ISO 8583
9 14 (0.24%) COBIT
10 12 (0.21%) CRD IV
10 12 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
11 11 (0.19%) COREP
12 10 (0.17%) Solvency II
12 10 (0.17%) EMIR
13 8 (0.14%) ISO 9001
14 7 (0.12%) FINREP
14 7 (0.12%) Basel II
15 6 (0.10%) MiFID
16 3 (0.051%) FATCA
17 2 (0.034%) WCAG
System Software
1 137 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 69 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (0.50%) VMware ESX
4 21 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.19%) vSphere
6 11 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (0.17%) XenApp
8 8 (0.14%) HDFS
9 7 (0.12%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.086%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.068%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.051%) vCloud
12 3 (0.051%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.034%) Varnish
14 1 (0.017%) Platform Symphony
14 1 (0.017%) Cronacle
14 1 (0.017%) Xen
14 1 (0.017%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 102 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (0.56%) SCCM
3 27 (0.46%) SCOM
4 24 (0.41%) CA Endevor
5 21 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (0.31%) Puppet
7 16 (0.27%) Ansible
8 13 (0.22%) OpenView
9 10 (0.17%) Data Guard
9 10 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
10 9 (0.15%) Tivoli
11 8 (0.14%) YUM
11 8 (0.14%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
12 7 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.10%) Nagios
13 6 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 5 (0.086%) Kibana
14 5 (0.086%) logstash
14 5 (0.086%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 636 (10.88%) Oracle
2 575 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 297 (5.08%) SAP
4 233 (3.99%) hybris
5 202 (3.46%) HP
6 198 (3.39%) IBM
7 169 (2.89%) ATG
8 161 (2.75%) Demandware
9 160 (2.74%) Google
10 119 (2.04%) VMware
11 117 (2.00%) Cisco
12 104 (1.78%) Adobe
13 95 (1.63%) Informatica
14 92 (1.57%) Business Objects
15 84 (1.44%) Cognos
16 74 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
17 69 (1.18%) Dell
17 69 (1.18%) Tableau
18 64 (1.10%) JBoss
19 63 (1.08%) Red Hat
South West London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + negotiable on experience
Posted: 29 minutes ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
North London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bens + training budget
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago