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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 39 19 45
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +26
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.64% 8.22% 1.01%
As % of the General category 4.03% 21.24% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 3
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
124 113 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 40.66% 38.70% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 98 88 131
Average salary £52,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 September 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 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 4 (21.05%) Korn
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Legal
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) JSP
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) MySQL
5 2 (10.53%) Apache
5 2 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) PHP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.53%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) assyst
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Local Government
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Applications Support
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (21.05%) Programmer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) EJB
3 2 (10.53%) JSTL
3 2 (10.53%) Ajax
3 2 (10.53%) JSP
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) JavaBeans
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) XSD
4 1 (5.26%) XSL
4 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
4 1 (5.26%) Struts
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) W3C
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) BPMN
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) E-business
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 4 (21.05%) Korn
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Talend
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow