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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 28 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3214 2932 2741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.28% 6.21% 6.05%
As % of the General category 13.42% 11.54% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2336 2139 2265
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
23953 25416 23956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.22% 53.84% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19716 20410 19835
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 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +14 680 £56,250 -6.25% 119
Harrow 0 16 £30,000 -45.45%
Uxbridge +14 15 £45,000 -25.00%
Wembley - 13 £30,000 -
Wimbledon +8 12 £40,000 +33.33%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 10 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Hammersmith 0 8 £47,500 -13.63%
Hounslow - 8 £25,000 - 1
Croydon +10 7 £65,000 +13.04%
Chiswick +4 6 £57,500 +82.53%
Surbiton 0 6 £38,750 -8.82%
Brentford -6 6 £31,250 +15.74%
Paddington -2 5 £90,000 -
Feltham -3 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Twickenham - 5 £30,000 -
Southwark - 5 £50,000 -
Bromley +8 4 £75,000 +38.88% 1
Westminster +4 4 £84,500 -
Romford -3 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Rainham - 3 £42,500 -
Finchley - 2 £42,500 - 1
Clapham +3 1 £47,500 +40.74%
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1810 (30.38%) Finance
2 1757 (29.49%) E-Commerce
3 1636 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
4 1457 (24.46%) Banking
5 910 (15.28%) SQL
6 819 (13.75%) Java
7 796 (13.36%) Project Management
8 708 (11.89%) Microsoft
9 680 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
10 631 (10.59%) Marketing
11 629 (10.56%) Scrum
12 624 (10.48%) Degree
13 605 (10.16%) Oracle
14 573 (9.62%) SQL Server
15 570 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
16 568 (9.54%) QA
17 561 (9.42%) HTML
18 542 (9.10%) JavaScript
19 509 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
20 505 (8.48%) Windows
21 497 (8.34%) Analytics
22 472 (7.92%) .NET
22 472 (7.92%) CSS
23 450 (7.55%) C#
24 446 (7.49%) Business Analysis
25 435 (7.30%) Telecoms
26 431 (7.24%) CRM
27 427 (7.17%) MS Excel
28 422 (7.08%) Retail Banking
29 399 (6.70%) ITIL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 258 (4.33%) WebSphere
2 145 (2.43%) CMS
3 131 (2.20%) SAS
4 106 (1.78%) Apache
5 100 (1.68%) IIS
6 96 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 91 (1.53%) Tomcat
8 84 (1.41%) JBoss
9 75 (1.26%) Apache Solr
10 74 (1.24%) Node.js
11 73 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
12 61 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
13 59 (0.99%) SharePoint
14 40 (0.67%) Apache Pig
15 34 (0.57%) ATG Dynamo
16 33 (0.55%) MS Exchange
17 31 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
18 25 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
19 24 (0.40%) nginx
20 23 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 427 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 181 (3.04%) MS Office
3 80 (1.34%) Photoshop
4 67 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 60 (1.01%) MS Project
6 49 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
7 41 (0.69%) MS Visio
8 40 (0.67%) SPSS
9 32 (0.54%) InDesign
10 22 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 17 (0.29%) PowerPivot
12 16 (0.27%) Fireworks
13 8 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
14 5 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.034%) Windchill
16 1 (0.017%) CPLEX
16 1 (0.017%) Mathematica
16 1 (0.017%) FastStats
16 1 (0.017%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 103 (1.73%) Google Analytics
2 95 (1.59%) Magento
3 85 (1.43%) Oracle Retail
4 50 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 41 (0.69%) SAP Retail
6 38 (0.64%) SAP ERP
7 33 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
8 31 (0.52%) Sophis RISQUE
9 30 (0.50%) SAP SD
10 28 (0.47%) SAP FI
10 28 (0.47%) SAP CO
10 28 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
11 27 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
12 26 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
12 26 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
13 24 (0.40%) HFM
14 22 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
15 21 (0.35%) SAP MM
15 21 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
16 20 (0.34%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 190 (3.19%) SaaS
2 134 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (0.72%) PaaS
5 37 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (0.59%) Office 365
7 34 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 32 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 20 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
10 17 (0.29%) GitHub
11 16 (0.27%) IaaS
12 11 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.12%) Trello
14 5 (0.084%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.084%) Force.com
15 4 (0.067%) Rackspace Cloud
16 3 (0.050%) Google Apps
17 2 (0.034%) Route 53
17 2 (0.034%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 116 (1.95%) Internet
2 85 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 68 (1.14%) WAN
4 63 (1.06%) LAN
5 60 (1.01%) FTP
6 58 (0.97%) Firewall
7 55 (0.92%) VoIP
8 50 (0.84%) HTTP
9 47 (0.79%) DNS
10 44 (0.74%) VPN
11 41 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
12 34 (0.57%) VLAN
12 34 (0.57%) SAN
13 33 (0.55%) MPLS
14 28 (0.47%) Wireless
15 25 (0.42%) Network Security
16 23 (0.39%) ATM
17 21 (0.35%) SMTP
17 21 (0.35%) HTTPS
18 20 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 573 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 296 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
3 222 (3.73%) Big Data
4 192 (3.22%) Relational Database
5 181 (3.04%) MySQL
6 171 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 169 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 121 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 108 (1.81%) DB2
10 107 (1.80%) NoSQL
11 103 (1.73%) Hadoop
12 100 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 83 (1.39%) RDBMS
14 78 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 71 (1.19%) Oracle Database
16 62 (1.04%) Data Mining
17 52 (0.87%) Apache Hive
17 52 (0.87%) MongoDB
18 48 (0.81%) QlikView
19 47 (0.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 210 (3.53%) Git (software)
2 134 (2.25%) Subversion
3 125 (2.10%) JIRA
4 110 (1.85%) Maven
5 95 (1.59%) Ant
6 89 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 88 (1.48%) NUnit
8 86 (1.44%) Selenium
9 74 (1.24%) Visual Studio
9 74 (1.24%) Eclipse
10 68 (1.14%) WebDriver
11 56 (0.94%) SpecFlow
12 55 (0.92%) Cucumber
13 45 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 41 (0.69%) FitNesse
15 35 (0.59%) Calabash
16 30 (0.50%) Jasmine
16 30 (0.50%) SoapUI
16 30 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
17 27 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 1810 (30.38%) Finance
2 1457 (24.46%) Banking
3 631 (10.59%) Marketing
4 435 (7.30%) Telecoms
5 422 (7.08%) Retail Banking
6 291 (4.89%) Advertising
7 263 (4.41%) Manufacturing
8 211 (3.54%) Investment Banking
9 178 (2.99%) Back Office
10 160 (2.69%) Games
11 135 (2.27%) Aerospace
12 115 (1.93%) Law
13 86 (1.44%) Front Office
14 78 (1.31%) French Language
15 73 (1.23%) Legal
16 58 (0.97%) Online Betting
17 52 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
18 41 (0.69%) Publishing
19 37 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
20 35 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1314 (22.06%) Analyst
2 1038 (17.42%) Developer
3 688 (11.55%) Business Analyst
4 607 (10.19%) Consultant
5 600 (10.07%) Architect
6 468 (7.86%) Project Manager
7 254 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
8 216 (3.63%) Java Developer
9 199 (3.34%) Senior Developer
10 196 (3.29%) Senior Manager
11 184 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
12 138 (2.32%) Support Analyst
13 132 (2.22%) Test Analyst
14 128 (2.15%) Front-End Developer
15 125 (2.10%) Senior Business Analyst
16 116 (1.95%) Junior
17 115 (1.93%) Systems Analyst
18 111 (1.86%) Senior Consultant
19 107 (1.80%) .NET Developer
20 101 (1.70%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 561 (9.42%) HTML
2 472 (7.92%) .NET
2 472 (7.92%) CSS
3 293 (4.92%) XML
4 291 (4.89%) jQuery
5 280 (4.70%) HTML5
6 266 (4.47%) Web Services
7 235 (3.94%) Spring
8 231 (3.88%) ASP.NET
9 204 (3.42%) J2EE
10 144 (2.42%) Middleware
11 142 (2.38%) AngularJS
12 133 (2.23%) JSON
13 129 (2.17%) REST
14 128 (2.15%) Hibernate
15 120 (2.01%) Backbone.js
16 116 (1.95%) WCF
17 114 (1.91%) CSS3
17 114 (1.91%) RESTful
18 110 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 680 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 293 (4.92%) User Experience
3 242 (4.06%) Mobile App
4 212 (3.56%) FMCG
5 202 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 170 (2.85%) Management Information System
7 159 (2.67%) EPoS
8 131 (2.20%) Open Source
9 120 (2.01%) Social Media
10 113 (1.90%) Visualisation
11 88 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 86 (1.44%) Client/Server
12 86 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
13 85 (1.43%) Mathematics
14 84 (1.41%) Data Integration
15 83 (1.39%) Data Structures
16 82 (1.38%) Blog
17 77 (1.29%) Online Banking
18 74 (1.24%) Statistics
19 70 (1.18%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 505 (8.48%) Windows
2 345 (5.79%) Linux
3 286 (4.80%) UNIX
4 133 (2.23%) Android
5 132 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 73 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 57 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 48 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (0.77%) CentOS
9 46 (0.77%) Solaris
10 35 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 34 (0.57%) Ubuntu
12 33 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 32 (0.54%) AIX
14 28 (0.47%) Windows 8
15 22 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (0.35%) zOS
17 15 (0.25%) Mac OS X
18 13 (0.22%) Mac OS
19 9 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1757 (29.49%) E-Commerce
2 1636 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
3 796 (13.36%) Project Management
4 629 (10.56%) Scrum
5 570 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
6 509 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 497 (8.34%) Analytics
8 446 (7.49%) Business Analysis
9 431 (7.24%) CRM
10 399 (6.70%) ITIL
11 358 (6.01%) Mentoring
12 340 (5.71%) PRINCE2
13 312 (5.24%) MVC
14 303 (5.09%) Change Management
15 289 (4.85%) OO
16 272 (4.57%) ERP
17 270 (4.53%) SOA
18 266 (4.47%) TDD
19 217 (3.64%) Software Engineering
20 215 (3.61%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 910 (15.28%) SQL
2 819 (13.75%) Java
3 542 (9.10%) JavaScript
4 450 (7.55%) C#
5 170 (2.85%) T-SQL
6 167 (2.80%) PHP
7 135 (2.27%) Python
8 122 (2.05%) C++
9 104 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 99 (1.66%) PL/SQL
11 94 (1.58%) C
12 78 (1.31%) Perl
13 73 (1.23%) Ruby
14 66 (1.11%) VBA
15 58 (0.97%) Scala
16 55 (0.92%) R
17 46 (0.77%) ActionScript
17 46 (0.77%) Shell Script
18 43 (0.72%) PHP5
19 42 (0.71%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 624 (10.48%) Degree
2 231 (3.88%) ISEB
3 136 (2.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 115 (1.93%) PMI Certification
5 71 (1.19%) PMP
6 70 (1.18%) CISSP
7 68 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
8 63 (1.06%) Security Cleared
9 58 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 57 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
11 56 (0.94%) SAP Certification
12 40 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 37 (0.62%) CCNA
14 35 (0.59%) ISTQB
15 30 (0.50%) MCITP
15 30 (0.50%) MCSE
15 30 (0.50%) CISA
16 26 (0.44%) MCP
17 25 (0.42%) MCSA
18 23 (0.39%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 568 (9.54%) QA
2 89 (1.49%) SLA
3 45 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 43 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 37 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 34 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 24 (0.40%) Solvency II
8 21 (0.35%) COBIT
9 15 (0.25%) CRD IV
10 9 (0.15%) FINREP
10 9 (0.15%) Basel II
11 7 (0.12%) ISO 8583
12 6 (0.10%) COREP
13 5 (0.084%) PMBOK
13 5 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 4 (0.067%) Basel III
14 4 (0.067%) P3O
15 3 (0.050%) EMIR
15 3 (0.050%) FATCA
15 3 (0.050%) MiFID
System Software
1 112 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 94 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.62%) VirtualBox
4 25 (0.42%) HDFS
5 22 (0.37%) vSphere
6 20 (0.34%) VMware ESX
7 19 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (0.15%) Varnish
10 8 (0.13%) Terminal Server
11 6 (0.10%) RACF
11 6 (0.10%) Squid
11 6 (0.10%) XenApp
11 6 (0.10%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.084%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (0.084%) Samba
12 5 (0.084%) Oracle Clusterware
12 5 (0.084%) ACF2
12 5 (0.084%) Docker
12 5 (0.084%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 58 (0.97%) Puppet
2 49 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
4 31 (0.52%) Vagrant
5 28 (0.47%) Nagios
6 18 (0.30%) SCCM
7 15 (0.25%) Ansible
8 11 (0.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 11 (0.18%) Data Guard
9 10 (0.17%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.15%) CA Endevor
11 8 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.10%) OpenView
13 5 (0.084%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.084%) SCOM
13 5 (0.084%) Oozie
13 5 (0.084%) Graphite
13 5 (0.084%) Oracle Flashback
14 4 (0.067%) FortiGate
14 4 (0.067%) Salt
Vendors
1 708 (11.89%) Microsoft
2 605 (10.16%) Oracle
3 295 (4.95%) SAP
4 258 (4.33%) ATG
5 237 (3.98%) hybris
6 211 (3.54%) Google
7 207 (3.47%) IBM
8 200 (3.36%) Demandware
9 132 (2.22%) VMware
10 116 (1.95%) HP
11 104 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
12 101 (1.70%) Cisco
13 84 (1.41%) Endeca
14 73 (1.23%) Business Objects
15 71 (1.19%) Adobe
16 70 (1.18%) Tableau
17 55 (0.92%) Red Hat
18 54 (0.91%) Intershop
19 48 (0.81%) Apple
20 47 (0.79%) Cognizant
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k to £60K + attractive benefits and career
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - £65K (determined by experience) + package and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £100000.00 - £150000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + annual bonuses, pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum excellent 6 figure salary / package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Ass, Health, 25 days
Posted: 20 hours ago