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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 16 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 69 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 10.55% 6.63% 10.02%
As % of the General category 29.74% 19.38% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 68 21 39
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
232 129 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.47% 34.22% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 221 120 171
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,308 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £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 20 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Northampton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 56 (41.48%) ITIL
2 49 (36.30%) MS Exchange
3 45 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 42 (31.11%) TCP/IP
5 38 (28.15%) Windows
6 36 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 33 (24.44%) Cisco
7 33 (24.44%) Firewall
8 32 (23.70%) Hyper-V
8 32 (23.70%) ITIL V3
9 31 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 31 (22.96%) VMware
9 31 (22.96%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (22.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (22.96%) DHCP
9 31 (22.96%) DNS
9 31 (22.96%) CCNA
9 31 (22.96%) MCSA
10 29 (21.48%) UML
11 28 (20.74%) SQL Server
12 23 (17.04%) Java
13 20 (14.81%) Banking
13 20 (14.81%) Retail Banking
14 19 (14.07%) Open Source
14 19 (14.07%) E-Commerce
14 19 (14.07%) Finance
15 14 (10.37%) Service Management
15 14 (10.37%) Risk Management
15 14 (10.37%) Data Mining
15 14 (10.37%) SLA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 49 (36.30%) MS Exchange
2 31 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.96%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Office
2 8 (5.93%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) SaaS
1 2 (1.48%) PaaS
1 2 (1.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (31.11%) TCP/IP
2 33 (24.44%) Firewall
3 31 (22.96%) DNS
3 31 (22.96%) DHCP
4 2 (1.48%) VoIP
4 2 (1.48%) Wireless
5 1 (0.74%) NFC
5 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.37%) Data Mining
3 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.74%) MySQL
6 1 (0.74%) DB2
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Cucumber
1 6 (4.44%) Calabash
2 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (14.81%) Banking
1 20 (14.81%) Retail Banking
2 19 (14.07%) Finance
3 4 (2.96%) Games
4 2 (1.48%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Front Office
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (32.59%) Analyst
2 26 (19.26%) Architect
3 15 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 15 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 14 (10.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 14 (10.37%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (6.67%) Network Manager
5 9 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (5.93%) Information Architect
6 8 (5.93%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.93%) Service Analyst
6 8 (5.93%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.19%) Developer
8 6 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (4.44%) Support Manager
9 5 (3.70%) IT Support Manager
9 5 (3.70%) IT Support
9 5 (3.70%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.22%) .NET
1 3 (2.22%) XML
1 3 (2.22%) JMS
1 3 (2.22%) Middleware
1 3 (2.22%) RESTful
2 2 (1.48%) SOAP
3 1 (0.74%) Web Services
3 1 (0.74%) XSD
3 1 (0.74%) J2EE
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.74%) WinForms
3 1 (0.74%) Ajax
3 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.74%) jQuery
3 1 (0.74%) WSDL
3 1 (0.74%) WS-I
3 1 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.74%) REST
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.07%) Open Source
2 9 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.22%) EPoS
5 1 (0.74%) EFTPOS
5 1 (0.74%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.74%) Replication
5 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.74%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 38 (28.15%) Windows
2 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (6.67%) Android
2 9 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.44%) Linux
4 5 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (41.48%) ITIL
2 32 (23.70%) ITIL V3
3 29 (21.48%) UML
4 19 (14.07%) E-Commerce
5 14 (10.37%) Service Management
5 14 (10.37%) Risk Management
5 14 (10.37%) Business Analysis
6 13 (9.63%) Service Delivery
7 12 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (8.89%) Scrum
8 11 (8.15%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (8.15%) Data Architecture
8 11 (8.15%) Data Governance
9 10 (7.41%) Data Management
10 9 (6.67%) Change Management
10 9 (6.67%) Process Management
11 8 (5.93%) Mobile Commerce
11 8 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.93%) BDD
12 7 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.04%) Java
2 9 (6.67%) SQL
3 6 (4.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.96%) Python
5 2 (1.48%) C
6 1 (0.74%) C#
6 1 (0.74%) C++
6 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.74%) VB
6 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.74%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 31 (22.96%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (22.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 31 (22.96%) MCSA
1 31 (22.96%) CCNA
2 9 (6.67%) MCSE
3 6 (4.44%) ISEB
4 3 (2.22%) CBAP
5 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.74%) Degree
5 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 45 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 32 (23.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) Puppet
1 4 (2.96%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.96%) Ansible
2 2 (1.48%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 36 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 33 (24.44%) Cisco
3 31 (22.96%) VMware
4 2 (1.48%) hybris
4 2 (1.48%) SAP
4 2 (1.48%) ATG
5 1 (0.74%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.74%) Informatica
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle
5 1 (0.74%) IBM
5 1 (0.74%) Teradata
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