The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 14 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 92 41 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.81% 5.92% 7.47%
As % of the General category 27.63% 19.34% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 90 39 38
Average salary £46,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.48% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
East Midlands

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

General Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
333 212 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 42.75% 30.59% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 312 182 195
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Retail Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Retail
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
Northampton +14 70 £45,000 +16.88% 6
Corby - 1 £25,000 - 1
Retail
East Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 59 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.32%) E-Commerce
3 42 (22.70%) Finance
3 42 (22.70%) Banking
4 41 (22.16%) Retail Banking
5 30 (16.22%) ITIL
6 28 (15.14%) Java
6 28 (15.14%) Business Analysis
7 25 (13.51%) UML
7 25 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (12.43%) Scrum
8 23 (12.43%) SQL
9 22 (11.89%) MS Office
9 22 (11.89%) Windows
9 22 (11.89%) TCP/IP
10 20 (10.81%) .NET
11 19 (10.27%) Open Source
12 18 (9.73%) Active Directory
12 18 (9.73%) ISEB
13 17 (9.19%) SQL Server
14 16 (8.65%) CRM
14 16 (8.65%) Law
15 15 (8.11%) Change Management
15 15 (8.11%) ERP
15 15 (8.11%) MS Exchange
15 15 (8.11%) SLA
15 15 (8.11%) Android
16 14 (7.57%) IBM
16 14 (7.57%) SOA
16 14 (7.57%) Mobile Commerce

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 15 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (11.89%) MS Office
2 9 (4.86%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Magento
2 3 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.08%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.78%) SaaS
1 7 (3.78%) PaaS
1 7 (3.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.89%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.24%) Firewall
2 6 (3.24%) Internet
3 4 (2.16%) DNS
3 4 (2.16%) DHCP
4 3 (1.62%) HTTP
5 2 (1.08%) VLAN
5 2 (1.08%) MPLS
6 1 (0.54%) ADSL
6 1 (0.54%) Broadband
6 1 (0.54%) LAN
6 1 (0.54%) WAN
6 1 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.32%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.78%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.62%) Star Schema
4 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.54%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.54%) MySQL
6 1 (0.54%) DB2
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.54%) Big Data
6 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (5.95%) Calabash
1 11 (5.95%) Cucumber
2 6 (3.24%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.70%) JIRA
4 2 (1.08%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.54%) TestLink
5 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (22.70%) Finance
1 42 (22.70%) Banking
2 41 (22.16%) Retail Banking
3 16 (8.65%) Law
4 6 (3.24%) Marketing
5 4 (2.16%) Games
6 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (32.43%) Analyst
2 35 (18.92%) Architect
3 30 (16.22%) Business Analyst
3 30 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (12.43%) Project Manager
5 16 (8.65%) Test Manager
6 13 (7.03%) Agile Business Analyst
6 13 (7.03%) Developer
7 11 (5.95%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.95%) Service Manager
8 10 (5.41%) Test Analyst
9 9 (4.86%) Portfolio Manager
10 8 (4.32%) Service Desk Manager
11 7 (3.78%) Support Manager
11 7 (3.78%) Service Support Manager
12 6 (3.24%) Change Project Manager
12 6 (3.24%) Change Manager
12 6 (3.24%) .NET Developer
13 5 (2.70%) Test Project Manager
14 4 (2.16%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.81%) .NET
2 11 (5.95%) RESTful
3 10 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.41%) Middleware
4 9 (4.86%) JMS
4 9 (4.86%) jQuery
4 9 (4.86%) WinForms
5 8 (4.32%) Ajax
5 8 (4.32%) HTML
5 8 (4.32%) CSS
5 8 (4.32%) XML
6 7 (3.78%) SOAP
7 4 (2.16%) Web Services
7 4 (2.16%) J2EE
8 3 (1.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (1.08%) REST
9 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.08%) HTML5
9 2 (1.08%) WCF
9 2 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.27%) Open Source
2 14 (7.57%) EPoS
3 13 (7.03%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.16%) User Experience
4 4 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.62%) Chip and PIN
5 3 (1.62%) FMCG
5 3 (1.62%) Blog
6 2 (1.08%) DataPower
7 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.89%) Windows
2 15 (8.11%) Android
3 14 (7.57%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.32%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.78%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.62%) Linux
7 1 (0.54%) UNIX
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.32%) E-Commerce
3 30 (16.22%) ITIL
4 28 (15.14%) Business Analysis
5 25 (13.51%) UML
5 25 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (12.43%) Scrum
7 16 (8.65%) CRM
8 15 (8.11%) Change Management
8 15 (8.11%) ERP
9 14 (7.57%) SOA
9 14 (7.57%) Mobile Commerce
9 14 (7.57%) BDD
10 12 (6.49%) Service Delivery
11 11 (5.95%) Test Automation
11 11 (5.95%) ITIL V3
12 10 (5.41%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (5.41%) Project Management
13 9 (4.86%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.14%) Java
2 23 (12.43%) SQL
3 13 (7.03%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.95%) C#
5 9 (4.86%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.62%) VB
7 2 (1.08%) C
7 2 (1.08%) VBA
8 1 (0.54%) Python
8 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (9.73%) ISEB
2 10 (5.41%) Degree
3 8 (4.32%) CBAP
4 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.70%) MCSA
6 4 (2.16%) CCNA
6 4 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.62%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.08%) MCSE
8 2 (1.08%) MCP
9 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.54%) MCITP
9 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.11%) SLA
2 10 (5.41%) QA
3 4 (2.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (9.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.08%) SCOM
2 1 (0.54%) SCCM
2 1 (0.54%) Ansible
2 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (7.57%) IBM
2 12 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.95%) ATG
3 11 (5.95%) hybris
4 8 (4.32%) SAP
5 4 (2.16%) Demandware
5 4 (2.16%) VMware
5 4 (2.16%) Cisco
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle
7 1 (0.54%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.54%) HP
7 1 (0.54%) Informatica
7 1 (0.54%) Epicor
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.54%) Teradata
7 1 (0.54%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.54%) RedPrairie
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Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car+bonus+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £42000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
The SmartList
Salary: OTE £30K plus I-pad
Posted: 9 days ago
Northamptonshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Northamptonshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 24 days ago
Northamptonshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Health, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago