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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 38 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Retail 17 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.04% 6.53% 3.89%
As % of the General category 13.28% 21.30% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 14
Average salary £32,500 £44,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% -12.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
128 108 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 30.40% 30.68% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 93 83 85
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,350 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £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 29 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Luton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (47.50%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) Banking
3 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
4 12 (30.00%) Finance
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) Oracle
6 10 (25.00%) Scrum
6 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Change Management
7 9 (22.50%) VB
7 9 (22.50%) PL/SQL
7 9 (22.50%) C#
7 9 (22.50%) .NET
8 8 (20.00%) Classic ASP
8 8 (20.00%) XML
8 8 (20.00%) HTML
8 8 (20.00%) CSS
8 8 (20.00%) PowerBuilder
8 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
8 8 (20.00%) Time Management
9 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
9 7 (17.50%) Project Management
9 7 (17.50%) OOP
10 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (12.50%) JSP
11 5 (12.50%) J2EE

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 16 (40.00%) Banking
2 12 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 17 (42.50%) Business Analyst
3 12 (30.00%) Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (7.50%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
9 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 8 (20.00%) XML
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
2 8 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) JSP
3 5 (12.50%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) MFC
4 4 (10.00%) EJB
4 4 (10.00%) J2SE
4 4 (10.00%) STL
5 1 (2.50%) JSTL
5 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (7.50%) EMV
2 3 (7.50%) EFT
3 2 (5.00%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Solaris
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Scrum
1 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (22.50%) Change Management
3 8 (20.00%) Time Management
3 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
4 7 (17.50%) OOP
4 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.00%) Kanban
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) VB
3 9 (22.50%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) XAML
5 1 (2.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) hybris
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