The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 16 35 18
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing Retail 65 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.89% 5.85% 9.77%
As % of the General category 23.81% 22.12% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 65 22 44
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -15.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,750 £35,622
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Northamptonshire

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

General Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
273 113 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 41.55% 26.46% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 263 95 176
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Retail
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Retail Salary Trend in Northampton

Retail
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Northampton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 47 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (30.34%) Banking
3 43 (29.66%) Retail Banking
4 37 (25.52%) Finance
5 29 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 28 (19.31%) ITIL
7 24 (16.55%) Business Analysis
8 23 (15.86%) UML
8 23 (15.86%) TCP/IP
9 22 (15.17%) Scrum
10 20 (13.79%) Windows
10 20 (13.79%) Java
11 19 (13.10%) Open Source
12 18 (12.41%) MS Exchange
12 18 (12.41%) Active Directory
12 18 (12.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (11.72%) Change Management
13 17 (11.72%) ISEB
14 16 (11.03%) SQL
14 16 (11.03%) SQL Server
14 16 (11.03%) MS Office
14 16 (11.03%) Android
15 15 (10.34%) BDD
15 15 (10.34%) Apple iOS
15 15 (10.34%) Mobile Commerce
16 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
16 14 (9.66%) Mobile App
17 13 (8.97%) Hyper-V
17 13 (8.97%) Firewall
18 12 (8.28%) Test Automation

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 18 (12.41%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.07%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (11.03%) MS Office
2 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) SaaS
1 5 (3.45%) PaaS
1 5 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.97%) Firewall
3 10 (6.90%) DNS
3 10 (6.90%) DHCP
4 2 (1.38%) MPLS
4 2 (1.38%) VLAN
5 1 (0.69%) Wireless
5 1 (0.69%) Internet
5 1 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) VoIP
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
5 1 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.69%) DB2
3 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Cucumber
1 12 (8.28%) Calabash
2 4 (2.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.69%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 44 (30.34%) Banking
2 43 (29.66%) Retail Banking
3 37 (25.52%) Finance
4 8 (5.52%) Law
5 5 (3.45%) Games
6 2 (1.38%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Front Office
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (32.41%) Analyst
2 26 (17.93%) Business Analyst
3 22 (15.17%) Project Manager
4 21 (14.48%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (14.48%) Architect
5 13 (8.97%) Test Manager
6 10 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
7 9 (6.21%) Service Manager
8 8 (5.52%) Support Analyst
8 8 (5.52%) Portfolio Manager
9 7 (4.83%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Service Desk Manager
11 5 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
11 5 (3.45%) Test Project Manager
11 5 (3.45%) Service Support Manager
11 5 (3.45%) Change Project Manager
11 5 (3.45%) Change Manager
11 5 (3.45%) Support Manager
12 4 (2.76%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.52%) .NET
2 6 (4.14%) JMS
2 6 (4.14%) RESTful
3 5 (3.45%) Middleware
3 5 (3.45%) SOAP
3 5 (3.45%) XML
4 4 (2.76%) HTML
4 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.76%) CSS
4 4 (2.76%) WinForms
4 4 (2.76%) Ajax
4 4 (2.76%) jQuery
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.69%) REST
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.69%) J2EE
5 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.10%) Open Source
2 14 (9.66%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.59%) EPoS
4 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.07%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.38%) FMCG
7 1 (0.69%) DataPower
7 1 (0.69%) User Experience
7 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.79%) Windows
2 16 (11.03%) Android
3 15 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.83%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.83%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.38%) Linux
6 1 (0.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 28 (19.31%) ITIL
4 24 (16.55%) Business Analysis
5 23 (15.86%) UML
6 22 (15.17%) Scrum
7 18 (12.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (11.72%) Change Management
9 15 (10.34%) Mobile Commerce
9 15 (10.34%) BDD
10 12 (8.28%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.90%) ITIL V3
12 9 (6.21%) User Stories
12 9 (6.21%) Project Management
12 9 (6.21%) Risk Management
13 8 (5.52%) Service Delivery
13 8 (5.52%) Load Testing
14 7 (4.83%) CRM
15 6 (4.14%) Service Management
15 6 (4.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.79%) Java
2 16 (11.03%) SQL
3 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
3 4 (2.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.76%) C#
4 2 (1.38%) Python
5 1 (0.69%) C
5 1 (0.69%) VBA
5 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (11.72%) ISEB
2 10 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.90%) MCSA
2 10 (6.90%) CCNA
3 8 (5.52%) CBAP
4 4 (2.76%) Degree
5 3 (2.07%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.90%) SLA
2 7 (4.83%) QA
3 4 (2.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (12.41%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) SCOM
1 2 (1.38%) Puppet
1 2 (1.38%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.38%) Ansible
2 1 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.59%) Cisco
3 10 (6.90%) VMware
4 9 (6.21%) IBM
5 6 (4.14%) ATG
5 6 (4.14%) hybris
6 2 (1.38%) SAP
7 1 (0.69%) Demandware
7 1 (0.69%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.69%) Teradata
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) Informatica
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