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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 28 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.19% 2.34% -
As % of the General category 9.38% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,843
% change year-on-year
- +2.64%
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
32 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 23.36% 18.75% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 31
Average salary £43,750 £38,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.13% -5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £50,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Xamarin.iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) StructureMap
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) NuGet
1 3 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile First

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) NuGet
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Xamarin.iOS
1 3 (100.00%) StructureMap
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Xamarin