The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 2 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 28.57% 10.00% -
As % of the General category 50.00% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £93,750 £85,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
Retail
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

General Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
4 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 57.14% 70.00% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Average salary £87,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Retail
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the M4 Corridor region.

Retail Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Retail
Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the M4 Corridor region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

Retail
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 13 (92.86%) SAP
1 13 (92.86%) SAP HANA
1 13 (92.86%) SAP Fiori
2 8 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 7 (50.00%) SAP Retail
4 5 (35.71%) Billing
4 5 (35.71%) SAP CO
4 5 (35.71%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (35.71%) SAP FI
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) CCA
4 5 (35.71%) SAP BW
4 5 (35.71%) SAP BPC
5 4 (28.57%) SAP SD
5 4 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) CCTV
7 1 (7.14%) Banking
7 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
7 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
7 1 (7.14%) FMCG
7 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (7.14%) Splunk
7 1 (7.14%) Big Data
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) SAP Retail
2 5 (35.71%) SAP BPC
2 5 (35.71%) SAP CO
2 5 (35.71%) SAP FI
2 5 (35.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (28.57%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SAP HANA
2 5 (35.71%) SAP BW
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) Billing
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Architect
1 11 (78.57%) SAP Architect
2 10 (71.43%) Consultant
2 10 (71.43%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (64.29%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 5 (35.71%) SAP CO Consultant
4 5 (35.71%) SAP FI Consultant
4 5 (35.71%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 4 (28.57%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 1 (7.14%) SAP WM Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CCTV
1 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
1 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
1 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk