The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 47 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 8 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.90% 2.40% 4.50%
As % of the General category 4.35% 4.45% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +103.12%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
Retail
Berkshire

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

General Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
184 247 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 43.81% 53.93% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 121 176 110
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Retail
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Retail Salary Trend in Newbury

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) NUnit
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) WinForms
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) Tandem
2 8 (50.00%) WCF
2 8 (50.00%) WPF
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) Kanban
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 8 (50.00%) MSTest
2 8 (50.00%) MVVM
2 8 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (50.00%) Moq
2 8 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 8 (50.00%) Ninject
2 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 8 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) SQL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) NUnit
1 8 (50.00%) MSTest
1 8 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (50.00%) Moq
2 2 (12.50%) Arquillian
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (50.00%) WinForms
1 8 (50.00%) WCF
1 8 (50.00%) WPF
1 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
1 8 (50.00%) Ninject
1 8 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
1 8 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) JMS
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) XML-RPC
3 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss Seam
3 2 (12.50%) JAX-WS
3 2 (12.50%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Tandem
1 8 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) Kanban
2 8 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) MVVM
2 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA