The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - - 3.51%
As % of the General category - - 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Kent

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

General Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 58 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 20.53% 26.36% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 56 11
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £27,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Retail
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Retail Salary Trend in Maidstone

Retail
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree