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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 34 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2846 2637 2734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.43% 5.81% 5.71%
As % of the General category 12.10% 10.98% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1845 2141
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
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
23520 24026 25223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.11% 52.92% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19682 19355 21429
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 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +13 547 £55,000 -8.33% 95
Harrow -3 14 £32,000 -36.00% 1
Southwark - 12 £50,000 -
Uxbridge -7 10 £67,500 +54.28%
Wembley - 10 £32,000 - 2
Bromley 0 9 £65,000 +10.16%
Croydon -8 9 £24,000 -46.66%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 7 £50,750 -18.80% 3
Hackney - 7 - -
Chiswick +4 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Canary Wharf +35 5 £24,000 -
Paddington - 5 - -
Twickenham +6 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Hornchurch +2 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Hounslow -4 4 £61,000 +205.00% 1
West Drayton +2 3 £70,000 +33.33%
Brentford -4 2 £35,000 -50.00%
Rainham - 2 £42,500 -
Hillingdon - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £41,250 - 1
Ealing +6 1 £55,000 +9.45% 1
Feltham -1 1 - -
Greenford - 1 - -
Beckenham - 1 £67,500 -
Edgware - 1 £26,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £105,000 -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1913 (33.46%) E-Commerce
2 1708 (29.87%) Finance
3 1529 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
4 1227 (21.46%) Banking
5 880 (15.39%) SQL
6 763 (13.34%) Project Management
7 762 (13.33%) Java
8 708 (12.38%) Marketing
9 679 (11.87%) Degree
10 645 (11.28%) Scrum
11 637 (11.14%) QA
12 617 (10.79%) Microsoft
13 596 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
14 582 (10.18%) Oracle
15 551 (9.64%) HTML
16 521 (9.11%) SQL Server
17 516 (9.02%) JavaScript
18 500 (8.74%) C#
19 493 (8.62%) Analytics
20 486 (8.50%) .NET
21 459 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
22 441 (7.71%) Windows
23 431 (7.54%) CSS
24 418 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
25 394 (6.89%) Telecoms
26 380 (6.65%) Business Analysis
27 364 (6.37%) User Experience
28 363 (6.35%) Retail Banking
29 361 (6.31%) PRINCE2
30 351 (6.14%) MS Excel

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 218 (3.81%) WebSphere
2 168 (2.94%) SAS
3 141 (2.47%) IIS
4 124 (2.17%) CMS
5 97 (1.70%) Apache
6 89 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 62 (1.08%) WebLogic
8 58 (1.01%) Apache Solr
9 55 (0.96%) Node.js
10 53 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
11 44 (0.77%) SharePoint
12 42 (0.73%) JBoss
13 41 (0.72%) Apache Pig
14 40 (0.70%) MS Exchange
15 32 (0.56%) Commerce Server
15 32 (0.56%) nginx
16 28 (0.49%) MQSeries
16 28 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
17 26 (0.45%) WordPress
18 24 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 351 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 167 (2.92%) MS Office
3 73 (1.28%) Photoshop
4 63 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 57 (1.00%) SPSS
6 45 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
7 44 (0.77%) MS Visio
8 43 (0.75%) MS Project
9 31 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 18 (0.31%) InDesign
11 17 (0.30%) Fireworks
12 15 (0.26%) CPLEX
13 12 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
14 7 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
15 4 (0.070%) Mingle
16 3 (0.052%) PowerPivot
17 2 (0.035%) Stata
18 1 (0.017%) AutoCAD
18 1 (0.017%) Quicktime
18 1 (0.017%) EViews
Business Applications
1 109 (1.91%) Google Analytics
2 77 (1.35%) Magento
3 73 (1.28%) Oracle Retail
4 70 (1.22%) Sophis RISQUE
5 46 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
5 46 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
6 38 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
6 38 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
7 36 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
8 32 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
9 29 (0.51%) HFM
10 26 (0.45%) SAP Retail
11 24 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
12 22 (0.38%) Fredhopper
13 21 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
14 18 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 17 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
15 17 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
16 16 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
17 15 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 146 (2.55%) SaaS
2 90 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (0.79%) GitHub
6 24 (0.42%) PaaS
7 20 (0.35%) Trello
8 19 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (0.26%) IaaS
10 13 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.10%) Responsys
12 5 (0.087%) Office 365
12 5 (0.087%) SuccessFactors
13 4 (0.070%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.035%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.035%) Force.com
15 1 (0.017%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.017%) IBM SmartCloud
15 1 (0.017%) MailChimp
15 1 (0.017%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 138 (2.41%) Internet
2 69 (1.21%) Firewall
3 57 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 54 (0.94%) WAN
5 50 (0.87%) LAN
6 49 (0.86%) SAN
7 46 (0.80%) HTTP
8 44 (0.77%) Intranet
9 43 (0.75%) VPN
10 38 (0.66%) DNS
11 32 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
12 31 (0.54%) FTP
13 25 (0.44%) SNMP
14 24 (0.42%) ATM
14 24 (0.42%) MPLS
15 23 (0.40%) DHCP
15 23 (0.40%) Wireless
15 23 (0.40%) Network Security
16 21 (0.37%) NAS
17 20 (0.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 297 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
3 188 (3.29%) Relational Database
4 169 (2.96%) Big Data
5 152 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 142 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 134 (2.34%) MySQL
8 126 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 100 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 96 (1.68%) Hadoop
11 92 (1.61%) Data Mining
12 90 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 77 (1.35%) NoSQL
14 71 (1.24%) DB2
15 58 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 48 (0.84%) RDBMS
17 39 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
17 39 (0.68%) SQLite
18 37 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
19 34 (0.59%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 199 (3.48%) Git (software)
2 111 (1.94%) Selenium
3 107 (1.87%) Subversion
4 104 (1.82%) JIRA
5 98 (1.71%) NUnit
6 80 (1.40%) Cucumber
7 79 (1.38%) WebDriver
8 74 (1.29%) Jenkins
9 69 (1.21%) SpecFlow
10 63 (1.10%) TeamCity
11 59 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 56 (0.98%) Maven
13 55 (0.96%) Ant
14 50 (0.87%) Visual Studio
15 46 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
16 40 (0.70%) Eclipse
17 35 (0.61%) LoadRunner
17 35 (0.61%) Jasmine
17 35 (0.61%) Calabash
18 31 (0.54%) FitNesse
General
1 1708 (29.87%) Finance
2 1227 (21.46%) Banking
3 708 (12.38%) Marketing
4 394 (6.89%) Telecoms
5 363 (6.35%) Retail Banking
6 272 (4.76%) Advertising
7 239 (4.18%) Manufacturing
8 188 (3.29%) Investment Banking
9 180 (3.15%) Games
10 115 (2.01%) Aerospace
11 114 (1.99%) Law
12 110 (1.92%) Back Office
13 78 (1.36%) Front Office
14 70 (1.22%) Publishing
15 65 (1.14%) Legal
16 64 (1.12%) Automotive
17 54 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
17 54 (0.94%) French Language
18 30 (0.52%) German Language
19 27 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1183 (20.69%) Analyst
2 1046 (18.29%) Developer
3 599 (10.48%) Business Analyst
4 593 (10.37%) Consultant
5 541 (9.46%) Architect
6 414 (7.24%) Project Manager
7 254 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
8 213 (3.73%) Senior Developer
9 192 (3.36%) Java Developer
10 159 (2.78%) Test Analyst
11 151 (2.64%) Test Consultant
12 150 (2.62%) .NET Developer
13 149 (2.61%) Support Analyst
14 137 (2.40%) Senior Manager
15 131 (2.29%) Senior Analyst
16 122 (2.13%) C# Developer
17 121 (2.12%) Senior Consultant
18 104 (1.82%) Junior
19 103 (1.80%) Designer
20 95 (1.66%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 551 (9.64%) HTML
2 486 (8.50%) .NET
3 431 (7.54%) CSS
4 299 (5.23%) Web Services
5 297 (5.19%) XML
6 256 (4.48%) ASP.NET
7 224 (3.92%) jQuery
8 218 (3.81%) REST
9 203 (3.55%) HTML5
10 197 (3.45%) J2EE
11 179 (3.13%) Spring
12 153 (2.68%) WCF
13 134 (2.34%) Middleware
14 117 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 108 (1.89%) AngularJS
16 105 (1.84%) Hibernate
17 103 (1.80%) CSS3
18 101 (1.77%) JSON
19 99 (1.73%) SOAP
20 91 (1.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 596 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 364 (6.37%) User Experience
3 260 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 222 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 192 (3.36%) EPoS
6 152 (2.66%) Management Information System
7 136 (2.38%) FMCG
8 130 (2.27%) Social Media
9 122 (2.13%) Open Source
10 114 (1.99%) Mathematics
11 103 (1.80%) iPhone
12 98 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 89 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
14 80 (1.40%) Visualisation
15 78 (1.36%) Statistics
16 68 (1.19%) Data Integration
17 67 (1.17%) Blog
17 67 (1.17%) Mainframe
18 55 (0.96%) Online Banking
19 52 (0.91%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 441 (7.71%) Windows
2 262 (4.58%) Linux
3 208 (3.64%) UNIX
4 159 (2.78%) Android
5 136 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 70 (1.22%) Windows 7
7 46 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (0.70%) AIX
9 36 (0.63%) Windows XP
10 35 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 33 (0.58%) Solaris
12 32 (0.56%) CentOS
13 27 (0.47%) Windows 8
14 26 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (0.44%) Ubuntu
16 19 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (0.24%) Mac OS
17 14 (0.24%) Mac OS X
18 13 (0.23%) Debian
19 7 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1913 (33.46%) E-Commerce
2 1529 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
3 763 (13.34%) Project Management
4 645 (11.28%) Scrum
5 493 (8.62%) Analytics
6 459 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
7 418 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 380 (6.65%) Business Analysis
9 361 (6.31%) PRINCE2
10 341 (5.96%) ITIL
11 333 (5.82%) TDD
12 322 (5.63%) CRM
13 320 (5.60%) OO
14 307 (5.37%) ERP
15 294 (5.14%) Mentoring
16 242 (4.23%) Change Management
17 234 (4.09%) MVC
18 232 (4.06%) Software Testing
19 223 (3.90%) SOA
20 214 (3.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 880 (15.39%) SQL
2 762 (13.33%) Java
3 516 (9.02%) JavaScript
4 500 (8.74%) C#
5 202 (3.53%) T-SQL
6 149 (2.61%) PHP
7 122 (2.13%) Ruby
8 121 (2.12%) C++
9 118 (2.06%) Python
10 81 (1.42%) C
11 80 (1.40%) PL/SQL
12 68 (1.19%) Perl
13 61 (1.07%) R
14 56 (0.98%) VBA
15 48 (0.84%) Objective-C
16 45 (0.79%) Bash Shell
17 43 (0.75%) MATLAB
17 43 (0.75%) PHP5
18 42 (0.73%) VB
19 41 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 679 (11.87%) Degree
2 299 (5.23%) ISEB
3 168 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 89 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 84 (1.47%) PMI Certification
6 75 (1.31%) CISSP
7 65 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
8 53 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 52 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 50 (0.87%) CISA
11 49 (0.86%) PMP
12 48 (0.84%) SC Cleared
13 46 (0.80%) ISTQB
13 46 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
14 41 (0.72%) CISM
15 32 (0.56%) CCNP
16 27 (0.47%) PhD
16 27 (0.47%) MBA
17 25 (0.44%) CCNA
18 22 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 637 (11.14%) QA
2 88 (1.54%) SLA
3 84 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 54 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 25 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 22 (0.38%) COBIT
6 22 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.16%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.14%) ISO 8583
9 7 (0.12%) Basel III
10 6 (0.10%) CRD IV
11 4 (0.070%) Basel II
11 4 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (0.070%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.052%) MiFID
12 3 (0.052%) COREP
13 2 (0.035%) BS7799
13 2 (0.035%) FATCA
14 1 (0.017%) FINREP
14 1 (0.017%) UCITS
System Software
1 128 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 67 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.28%) vSphere
5 12 (0.21%) XenApp
5 12 (0.21%) HDFS
6 9 (0.16%) Varnish
6 9 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.14%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 6 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.10%) Terminal Server
10 5 (0.087%) Samba
10 5 (0.087%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.070%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.070%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.052%) PowerHA
12 3 (0.052%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.035%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.035%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 92 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (0.49%) SCCM
3 27 (0.47%) Puppet
4 22 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.33%) OpenView
6 16 (0.28%) CA Endevor
7 14 (0.24%) Nagios
8 13 (0.23%) SCOM
9 12 (0.21%) Tivoli
9 12 (0.21%) Ansible
9 12 (0.21%) Vagrant
10 9 (0.16%) Oozie
11 7 (0.12%) Graphite
12 6 (0.10%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 5 (0.087%) Data Guard
13 5 (0.087%) CiscoWorks
13 5 (0.087%) MOM
14 4 (0.070%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 617 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 582 (10.18%) Oracle
3 264 (4.62%) SAP
4 205 (3.59%) ATG
5 204 (3.57%) hybris
6 193 (3.38%) Google
7 174 (3.04%) IBM
8 167 (2.92%) HP
9 152 (2.66%) Demandware
10 116 (2.03%) VMware
11 114 (1.99%) Cisco
12 95 (1.66%) Adobe
13 80 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
14 70 (1.22%) Business Objects
15 59 (1.03%) Dell
16 54 (0.94%) Hyperion
17 53 (0.93%) Citrix
18 52 (0.91%) Tableau
19 50 (0.87%) Endeca
20 48 (0.84%) TIBCO
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Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 42 minutes ago
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