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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 22 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 27 11 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.83% 3.21% 7.34%
As % of the General category 22.31% 8.53% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 32
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
121 129 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.07% 37.61% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 95 118 131
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 March 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Luton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) ITIL
3 12 (23.53%) Oracle
3 12 (23.53%) Java
3 12 (23.53%) SQL
4 9 (17.65%) Project Management
4 9 (17.65%) Supplier Management
5 8 (15.69%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (15.69%) Degree
6 7 (13.73%) EPoS
6 7 (13.73%) SLA
6 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
6 7 (13.73%) Coaching
7 6 (11.76%) FMCG
7 6 (11.76%) UNIX
7 6 (11.76%) Solaris
7 6 (11.76%) Linux
7 6 (11.76%) Apache
7 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
7 6 (11.76%) J2EE
7 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 6 (11.76%) Cisco
8 5 (9.80%) Back Office
8 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.80%) B2B
8 5 (9.80%) ETL
8 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 6 (11.76%) Apache
1 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.88%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Project
2 1 (1.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Finacle
1 2 (3.92%) Temenos T24
1 2 (3.92%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (3.92%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) MPLS
1 1 (1.96%) LAN
1 1 (1.96%) WAN
1 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) OLAP
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Back Office
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
2 5 (9.80%) Marketing
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 9 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Support Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Applications Support
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Support Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Head of Architecture
6 3 (5.88%) Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) J2EE
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 3 (5.88%) Middleware
3 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.92%) Java EE
5 1 (1.96%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) EPoS
2 6 (11.76%) FMCG
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) UNIX
1 6 (11.76%) Solaris
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (25.49%) ITIL
3 9 (17.65%) Project Management
3 9 (17.65%) Supplier Management
4 8 (15.69%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (13.73%) Coaching
6 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.80%) B2B
7 5 (9.80%) ETL
7 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (9.80%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.80%) Capacity Management
7 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
7 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) Java
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.84%) C#
3 4 (7.84%) C++
4 3 (5.88%) C
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.88%) CISSP
3 3 (5.88%) CISM
4 2 (3.92%) VCP4
5 1 (1.96%) CISA
5 1 (1.96%) GCIA
5 1 (1.96%) GSEC
5 1 (1.96%) GCIH
5 1 (1.96%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco
3 5 (9.80%) Tableau
4 3 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.92%) Fiserv
5 2 (3.92%) Avaloq
6 1 (1.96%) Avaya
6 1 (1.96%) Retek
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TUI Group
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