The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 35 29 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Retail 14 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.02% 5.50% 1.46%
As % of the General category 9.21% 14.21% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 7
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
General Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
152 183 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 43.68% 38.69% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 120 107 134
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) UML
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
5 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) XML
5 5 (20.83%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) MSMQ
6 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 4 (16.67%) COM
6 4 (16.67%) VB
6 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) EPoS
6 4 (16.67%) NUnit
6 4 (16.67%) VB6
6 4 (16.67%) Subversion
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Remoting

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) assyst
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (16.67%) NUnit
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Local Government
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Head of Professional Services
7 1 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) MSMQ
3 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 4 (16.67%) COM
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Remoting
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.67%) WCF
3 4 (16.67%) WPF
4 2 (8.33%) EJB
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) JSP
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) JavaBeans
4 2 (8.33%) JSTL
4 2 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) LAMP
5 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) EPoS
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) FMCG
5 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.17%) W3C
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 9 (37.50%) Scrum
2 8 (33.33%) UML
3 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) BPMN
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) VB
2 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) VB6
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Talend
5 1 (4.17%) SAP