The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 39 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.34% 4.51% 3.55%
As % of the General category 1.33% 11.54% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 13
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
75 156 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.60% 39.10% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 56 124 161
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £29,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Retail
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Retail Salary Trend in Middlesex

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Producer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco