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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 22 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 66 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.89% 5.14% 8.53%
As % of the General category 21.09% 20.56% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 65 20 43
Average salary £47,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,450 £33,892
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £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
313 107 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 42.18% 25.00% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 304 91 196
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 £30,300 £30,460 £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 28 November 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Northampton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 46 (33.09%) Banking
2 45 (32.37%) Retail Banking
3 40 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (28.06%) Finance
5 29 (20.86%) E-Commerce
6 25 (17.99%) ITIL
7 24 (17.27%) Business Analysis
8 21 (15.11%) TCP/IP
8 21 (15.11%) Active Directory
9 20 (14.39%) UML
9 20 (14.39%) Scrum
10 19 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (13.67%) Change Management
10 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
11 18 (12.95%) MS Exchange
12 17 (12.23%) ISEB
12 17 (12.23%) Firewall
13 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
13 16 (11.51%) Hyper-V
14 15 (10.79%) Android
14 15 (10.79%) Open Source
14 15 (10.79%) Cisco
14 15 (10.79%) Java
14 15 (10.79%) Windows
15 14 (10.07%) Mobile Commerce
15 14 (10.07%) BDD
15 14 (10.07%) Apple iOS
16 13 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (9.35%) Mobile App
16 13 (9.35%) VMware

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (12.95%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.88%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.88%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.04%) MS Office
2 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) SaaS
1 3 (2.16%) PaaS
1 3 (2.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.11%) TCP/IP
2 17 (12.23%) Firewall
3 13 (9.35%) DNS
3 13 (9.35%) DHCP
4 2 (1.44%) VoIP
4 2 (1.44%) Wireless
4 2 (1.44%) VLAN
4 2 (1.44%) MPLS
5 1 (0.72%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) WAN
5 1 (0.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.72%) DB2
3 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Cucumber
1 11 (7.91%) Calabash
2 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 46 (33.09%) Banking
2 45 (32.37%) Retail Banking
3 39 (28.06%) Finance
4 8 (5.76%) Law
5 5 (3.60%) Games
6 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (35.97%) Analyst
2 26 (18.71%) Business Analyst
3 22 (15.83%) Project Manager
4 16 (11.51%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (11.51%) Architect
5 13 (9.35%) Test Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Portfolio Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.60%) Developer
8 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Network Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Change Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Test Project Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Change Project Manager
8 5 (3.60%) ScrumMaster
8 5 (3.60%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (2.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) .NET
1 4 (2.88%) JMS
1 4 (2.88%) RESTful
2 3 (2.16%) Middleware
2 3 (2.16%) WinForms
2 3 (2.16%) Ajax
2 3 (2.16%) HTML
2 3 (2.16%) XML
2 3 (2.16%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.16%) CSS
2 3 (2.16%) SOAP
2 3 (2.16%) jQuery
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.72%) J2EE
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.72%) REST
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.79%) Open Source
2 13 (9.35%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.76%) EPoS
4 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.16%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.72%) FMCG
6 1 (0.72%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.79%) Windows
1 15 (10.79%) Android
2 14 (10.07%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.88%) Linux
3 4 (2.88%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.86%) E-Commerce
3 25 (17.99%) ITIL
4 24 (17.27%) Business Analysis
5 20 (14.39%) Scrum
5 20 (14.39%) UML
6 19 (13.67%) Change Management
6 19 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (10.07%) Mobile Commerce
7 14 (10.07%) BDD
8 11 (7.91%) Test Automation
9 9 (6.47%) Project Management
9 9 (6.47%) Service Management
9 9 (6.47%) Risk Management
10 8 (5.76%) User Stories
10 8 (5.76%) ITIL V3
10 8 (5.76%) Load Testing
11 6 (4.32%) Software Testing
12 5 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (3.60%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.79%) Java
2 13 (9.35%) SQL
3 4 (2.88%) Python
4 3 (2.16%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.16%) C#
5 1 (0.72%) C
5 1 (0.72%) VBA
5 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) ISEB
2 13 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.35%) MCSA
2 13 (9.35%) CCNA
3 8 (5.76%) CBAP
4 3 (2.16%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.16%) Degree
5 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) QA
2 6 (4.32%) SLA
3 4 (2.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (15.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) Puppet
1 4 (2.88%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.88%) Ansible
2 2 (1.44%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.79%) Cisco
3 13 (9.35%) VMware
4 9 (6.47%) IBM
5 3 (2.16%) ATG
5 3 (2.16%) hybris
6 2 (1.44%) SAP
7 1 (0.72%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.72%) Teradata
7 1 (0.72%) HP
7 1 (0.72%) Informatica
Northampton, Northamptonshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: £18,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: Yesterday