The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 27 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 14 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.64% 1.27% 1.10%
As % of the General category 29.79% 3.39% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
UK

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

General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
47 59 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 29.01% 37.34% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 76
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £14,486
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £46,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Retail
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Retail Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Retail
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
County Antrim +6 14 £32,500 -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 28 (100.00%) Finance
2 24 (85.71%) Telecoms
3 15 (53.57%) UNIX
3 15 (53.57%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle
4 14 (50.00%) Fujitsu
4 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 12 (42.86%) Analytics
5 12 (42.86%) Customer Analytics
5 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 12 (42.86%) Visualisation
5 12 (42.86%) Social Media
5 12 (42.86%) Tableau
5 12 (42.86%) Operations Research
5 12 (42.86%) Marketing
5 12 (42.86%) Degree
5 12 (42.86%) QlikView
5 12 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 12 (42.86%) Economics
5 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 11 (39.29%) Control-M
6 11 (39.29%) E-business
6 11 (39.29%) VMS
6 11 (39.29%) Intel
6 11 (39.29%) Solaris
6 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (39.29%) Oracle Linux

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 8 (28.57%) SAS
2 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (42.86%) QlikView
3 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (10.71%) Essbase
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) TestNG
1 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 28 (100.00%) Finance
2 24 (85.71%) Telecoms
3 12 (42.86%) Marketing
4 5 (17.86%) Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) Linux Specialist
3 8 (28.57%) Data Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.57%) Spring
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) JDBC
1 1 (3.57%) JSP
1 1 (3.57%) Servlets
1 1 (3.57%) J2EE
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 12 (42.86%) Visualisation
1 12 (42.86%) Social Media
1 12 (42.86%) Economics
2 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 8 (28.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) UNIX
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) VMS
2 11 (39.29%) Solaris
2 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Analytics
1 12 (42.86%) Customer Analytics
1 12 (42.86%) Operations Research
1 12 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 11 (39.29%) E-business
3 8 (28.57%) Demand Forecasting
3 8 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 4 (14.29%) Data Management
4 4 (14.29%) Validation
4 4 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.57%) Use Case
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 9 (32.14%) Java
4 8 (28.57%) C++
4 8 (28.57%) VBA
4 8 (28.57%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) R
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) Degree
3 8 (28.57%) CIMA
3 8 (28.57%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Control-M
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle
1 14 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 12 (42.86%) Tableau
3 11 (39.29%) Intel
4 4 (14.29%) SAP
5 3 (10.71%) Hyperion