The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 38 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Retail 16 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.92% 5.57% 3.74%
As % of the General category 12.31% 17.39% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 13
Average salary £52,250 £44,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £77,500 £60,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
Retail
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
130 115 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.86% 32.03% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 87 89 86
Average salary £52,500 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,600 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Retail
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Retail Salary Trend in Luton

Retail
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Luton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Luton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 20 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (42.50%) Banking
3 15 (37.50%) Finance
4 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (32.50%) SQL
6 12 (30.00%) Oracle
6 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (27.50%) Change Management
8 10 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 10 (25.00%) C#
8 10 (25.00%) .NET
8 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (22.50%) VB
10 8 (20.00%) Scrum
10 8 (20.00%) PowerBuilder
10 8 (20.00%) HTML
10 8 (20.00%) Classic ASP
10 8 (20.00%) CSS
10 8 (20.00%) XML
10 8 (20.00%) Time Management
10 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
10 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
11 7 (17.50%) OOP
12 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (15.00%) J2EE
13 5 (12.50%) Project Management
13 5 (12.50%) C++
14 4 (10.00%) MFC
14 4 (10.00%) EJB
14 4 (10.00%) ITIL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 17 (42.50%) Banking
2 15 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Analyst
2 19 (47.50%) Business Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Applications Support
7 6 (15.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Security Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
9 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
9 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (7.50%) Information Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 8 (20.00%) XML
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
2 8 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (15.00%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) MFC
4 4 (10.00%) EJB
4 4 (10.00%) J2SE
4 4 (10.00%) JSP
4 4 (10.00%) STL
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) EMV
1 3 (7.50%) EFT
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) UNIX
1 2 (5.00%) Solaris
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (27.50%) Change Management
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.00%) Scrum
4 8 (20.00%) Time Management
4 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (17.50%) OOP
6 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) ITIL
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.50%) Information Security
9 3 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) VB
5 5 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) XAML
6 1 (2.50%) VB6
6 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) CISSP
1 3 (7.50%) CISM
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.00%) QA
4 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago