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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 13 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Permanent jobs citing Retail 64 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.21% 4.09% 8.81%
As % of the General category 29.09% 13.94% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 22 22
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,100 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
220 165 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 41.98% 29.31% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 202 136 97
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 March 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Northampton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 46 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.69%) Finance
3 28 (21.54%) ITIL
4 27 (20.77%) Banking
5 26 (20.00%) Retail Banking
6 24 (18.46%) E-Commerce
6 24 (18.46%) SQL
6 24 (18.46%) MS Office
7 23 (17.69%) Business Analysis
8 22 (16.92%) TCP/IP
9 21 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (16.15%) Java
9 21 (16.15%) UML
10 19 (14.62%) Windows
10 19 (14.62%) CRM
10 19 (14.62%) SLA
11 16 (12.31%) .NET
11 16 (12.31%) ATG
11 16 (12.31%) hybris
12 15 (11.54%) Open Source
12 15 (11.54%) Scrum
12 15 (11.54%) Active Directory
13 14 (10.77%) MS Exchange
14 13 (10.00%) EPoS
14 13 (10.00%) SQL Server
15 12 (9.23%) Degree
15 12 (9.23%) Change Management
16 10 (7.69%) Project Management
16 10 (7.69%) Service Delivery
16 10 (7.69%) ERP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 14 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.77%) Lync
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (18.46%) MS Office
2 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Magento
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) IaaS
1 7 (5.38%) SaaS
1 7 (5.38%) PaaS
2 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.92%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.31%) Firewall
3 2 (1.54%) MPLS
3 2 (1.54%) LAN
3 2 (1.54%) WAN
3 2 (1.54%) VLAN
4 1 (0.77%) SMTP
4 1 (0.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 10 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.08%) Star Schema
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.31%) OLAP
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.77%) MySQL
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) JIRA
2 4 (3.08%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.08%) Calabash
3 3 (2.31%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.77%) Selenium
General
1 36 (27.69%) Finance
2 27 (20.77%) Banking
3 26 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 9 (6.92%) Law
5 4 (3.08%) Marketing
6 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (36.15%) Analyst
2 25 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 22 (16.92%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (16.92%) Architect
4 16 (12.31%) Project Manager
5 13 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 13 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 11 (8.46%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.46%) Service Manager
7 9 (6.92%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Service Desk Manager
8 8 (6.15%) Support Manager
8 8 (6.15%) Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Service Support Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Portfolio Manager
10 6 (4.62%) Change Manager
10 6 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.62%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Change Project Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Test Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.31%) .NET
2 7 (5.38%) RESTful
2 7 (5.38%) Middleware
2 7 (5.38%) JMS
2 7 (5.38%) SOAP
2 7 (5.38%) XML
3 6 (4.62%) WinForms
3 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.31%) jQuery
4 3 (2.31%) Ajax
4 3 (2.31%) CSS
4 3 (2.31%) HTML
5 1 (0.77%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) Open Source
2 13 (10.00%) EPoS
3 9 (6.92%) User Experience
4 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.08%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.08%) Blog
5 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.31%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.31%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.54%) FMCG
8 1 (0.77%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.62%) Windows
2 7 (5.38%) Windows 7
2 7 (5.38%) Windows XP
3 5 (3.85%) Android
4 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.54%) UNIX
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.54%) ITIL
3 24 (18.46%) E-Commerce
4 23 (17.69%) Business Analysis
5 21 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (16.15%) UML
6 19 (14.62%) CRM
7 15 (11.54%) Scrum
8 12 (9.23%) Change Management
9 10 (7.69%) Project Management
9 10 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 10 (7.69%) ERP
9 10 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (7.69%) Use Case
10 9 (6.92%) Business Process Mapping
10 9 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (6.92%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (6.92%) B2C
11 8 (6.15%) Time Management
11 8 (6.15%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.46%) SQL
2 21 (16.15%) Java
3 7 (5.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.62%) C#
4 6 (4.62%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.77%) PHP
5 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (9.23%) Degree
2 9 (6.92%) ISEB
3 4 (3.08%) VCP4
4 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.31%) CBAP
5 2 (1.54%) MCSE
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.77%) VCP5
6 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.77%) PMP
6 1 (0.77%) CCNP
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.77%) MCP
6 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.62%) SLA
2 6 (4.62%) QA
3 4 (3.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) SCCM
1 2 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) ATG
1 16 (12.31%) hybris
2 9 (6.92%) Demandware
2 9 (6.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.15%) IBM
4 3 (2.31%) Hyperion
4 3 (2.31%) SAP
4 3 (2.31%) Oracle
5 1 (0.77%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco
5 1 (0.77%) HP
5 1 (0.77%) VMware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago