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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 19 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 35 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.45% 3.65% 6.63%
As % of the General category 33.65% 12.61% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 23
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -28.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £59,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
104 119 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.04% 28.95% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 75 90 82
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 27 August 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Luton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (44.44%) ITIL
2 24 (38.10%) Finance
3 22 (34.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 19 (30.16%) E-Commerce
6 18 (28.57%) Back Office
7 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 12 (19.05%) SDLC
9 11 (17.46%) FMCG
10 10 (15.87%) Supplier Management
10 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (15.87%) Project Management
10 10 (15.87%) HTML
11 9 (14.29%) MS Project
11 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.70%) Windows
13 7 (11.11%) IIS
13 7 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (9.52%) Akamai
14 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
15 5 (7.94%) CRM
15 5 (7.94%) EPoS
15 5 (7.94%) ERP
15 5 (7.94%) .NET
15 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
15 5 (7.94%) SOA
15 5 (7.94%) Migration

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Project
2 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) SaaS
1 5 (7.94%) PaaS
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) WAN
1 1 (1.59%) DHCP
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.59%) VPN
1 1 (1.59%) DNS
1 1 (1.59%) MPLS
1 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) OLAP
2 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) JUnit
1 1 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 18 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.70%) Analyst
3 6 (9.52%) Server Support
3 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Head of Project Delivery
5 4 (6.35%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
6 3 (4.76%) .NET Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Portfolio Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) HTML
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
3 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.76%) HTML5
5 2 (3.17%) Spring
5 2 (3.17%) CSS
6 1 (1.59%) JDBC
6 1 (1.59%) JSP
6 1 (1.59%) Servlets
6 1 (1.59%) Struts
6 1 (1.59%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) JMS
6 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.59%) jQuery
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.59%) EJB
6 1 (1.59%) J2EE
6 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) FMCG
2 7 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (7.94%) EPoS
4 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) ITIL
2 22 (34.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 19 (30.16%) E-Commerce
5 12 (19.05%) SDLC
6 10 (15.87%) Project Management
6 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.87%) Supplier Management
7 5 (7.94%) Migration
7 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.94%) Change Management
7 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.94%) CRM
7 5 (7.94%) Scrum
7 5 (7.94%) ERP
7 5 (7.94%) SOA
8 4 (6.35%) RAD
8 4 (6.35%) DSDM
8 4 (6.35%) PRINCE
8 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) Java
1 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (7.94%) Degree
4 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.35%) PMP
4 4 (6.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CISA
5 1 (1.59%) CISM
5 1 (1.59%) GCIA
5 1 (1.59%) GSEC
5 1 (1.59%) GCIH
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) CRISC
5 1 (1.59%) MCP
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) CCA
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Akamai
3 3 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe
4 1 (1.59%) Citrix
4 1 (1.59%) OpenText
4 1 (1.59%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Endeca
4 1 (1.59%) hybris
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