The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 64 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 17 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.18% 1.23% 1.46%
As % of the General category 7.02% 3.56% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 11
Average salary £34,500 £58,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.27% +95.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £36,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Retail
England

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

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
242 253 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.03% 34.61% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 205 210 185
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Retail
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Retail Salary Trend in the North East

Retail
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in the North East

Retail
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 13 £34,500 +15.00% 5
Durham +11 4 £29,000 -55.38%
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 32 (61.54%) Finance
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
4 14 (26.92%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) Back Office
4 14 (26.92%) Project Management
4 14 (26.92%) Logistics
5 13 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (25.00%) Oracle
6 12 (23.08%) Banking
6 12 (23.08%) Workflow
7 10 (19.23%) Degree
7 10 (19.23%) Retail Banking
7 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (17.31%) Test Strategy
9 8 (15.38%) Data Migration
9 8 (15.38%) Balanced Scorecard
9 8 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (15.38%) Taleo
9 8 (15.38%) Oracle Discoverer
9 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
9 8 (15.38%) Migration
9 8 (15.38%) ERP
9 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
10 7 (13.46%) MS Project
10 7 (13.46%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (13.46%) Critical Path Analysis
10 7 (13.46%) Budget Control

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
2 13 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (13.46%) MS Project
4 4 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (5.77%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Taleo
2 3 (5.77%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) ATM
1 5 (9.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
2 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.85%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (61.54%) Finance
2 14 (26.92%) Back Office
3 12 (23.08%) Banking
4 10 (19.23%) Retail Banking
5 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.77%) Games
7 1 (1.92%) Marketing
7 1 (1.92%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.92%) Finnish Language
7 1 (1.92%) French Language
7 1 (1.92%) German Language
7 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.92%) Polish Language
7 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Analyst
2 11 (21.15%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Developer
3 7 (13.46%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planner
5 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) XSLT
2 2 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (1.92%) WCF
3 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Statistics
3 5 (9.62%) Online Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Robotics
4 4 (7.69%) IVR
5 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.77%) Kinect
6 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Project Management
1 14 (26.92%) Logistics
2 12 (23.08%) Workflow
3 9 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (17.31%) Test Strategy
4 8 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 8 (15.38%) Balanced Scorecard
4 8 (15.38%) Migration
4 8 (15.38%) ERP
5 7 (13.46%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (13.46%) Critical Path Analysis
5 7 (13.46%) Budget Control
6 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
7 5 (9.62%) Test Management
7 5 (9.62%) CRM
7 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.62%) Test Planning
8 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.54%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) C++
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) C
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ACCA
2 3 (5.77%) CIPFA
2 3 (5.77%) CIMA
2 3 (5.77%) ICAEW
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) Genesys
4 5 (9.62%) TSYS
5 3 (5.77%) Cognizant
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Cititec
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago